Just returned at Chalet Les Melezes in Thollon, studio apartment with terrace and Parking

Posted by FindHomeAbroad on February 22, 2023 Blog Findhomeabroad, Property Launch|Ski Property News, Uncategorized 0

Position of the studio apartment in the chalet

Just Returned Studio Apartment at Chalet Les Melezes in the Ski Resort of Thollon-les-Mémises

Are you looking for a ski-in studio apartment in a charming little ski resort with breathtaking views of Lake Geneva? Look no further than Chalet Les Melezes in Thollon-les-Mémises. This brand-new apartment (to be delivered at the end of this year 2023) is the last available unit in this last new-build project by a local developer (the developer will retire). With reduced stamp duty, a ten-year new-build guarantee, and a central location in the village, now is your chance to own a piece of Alpine bliss. The price is 115,000€ inc. a parking unit and a lockage room.

Thollon-les-Mémises is a popular ski resort located in the French Alps, close to the Swiss border in the Haute Savoie region. It is often referred to as the “Lake Geneva balcony” due to its stunning views of the lake and surrounding mountains. This charming village is perfect for skiers of all levels, and offers a variety of runs, from beginner to advanced. With its close proximity to Geneva, it is also a sought-after destination for tourists year-round. The summer has many activities like hiking and Geneva residents like to come here to unwind.

Chalet Les Melezes is the last new-build project by a local developer with over 30 years of experience in the area. The chalet offers stunning views of Lake Geneva even from the ground floor.

The studio apartment has a 23m2 living surface and a 7m2 private terrace, and includes a private outdoor parking unit and a lockage room in the price of 115,000€. It is located on the ground floor, but is equivalent to a first floor due to its elevated position.

When you enter the apartment, you will find a storage cupboard and bunk beds in what the French call a “coin montagne” on your left. On your right, there is a separate WC and a shower room with vanity and sink. The living room is intimate and there is a small open kitchen fully-equipped with lower and upper cupboards, a small fridge, cooking hub, and a small separate oven.

Why Choose Chalet Les Melezes?

There are many reasons to choose Chalet Les Melezes and this ski-in studio apartment in Thollon-les-Mémises:

  • Last available unit in a new-build project by a local developer
  • Reduced stamp duty and 10-year new-build guarantee
  • Central location in the village
  • Close proximity to Geneva (under one hour)
  • Postcard village with a charming community
  • Ski-in with walking distance to the lifts (about 200 metres)
  • Walking distance to the shops and restaurants
  • Little supermarket 200 metres from Chalet Les Melezes
  • Equipped kitchen and bathroom included in the price
  • Partial views of Lake Geneva
  • The Benefits of Owning an Apartment in Thollon-les-Mémises

Owning an apartment in Thollon-les-Mémises offers both personal and financial benefits. As a popular ski resort offering good value skiing and its location close to Geneva, it is a sought-after destination for tourists year-round. By owning a property in this area, you can enjoy both personal and financial benefits. Thollon-les-Mémises is a charming ski resort that has a local population all year round, with a few shops and restaurants to enjoy (also a school). The ski resort offers a great skiing experience for skiers of all levels, especially for family skiing. With quick access to the ski lifts from the apartment, you can easily hit the slopes and ski back to your apartment at the end of the day. The ski resort features a variety of runs, from beginner to advanced, and offers stunning views of Lake Geneva and the surrounding mountains. You are also only 30 minutes drive from La Chapelle and Châtel if you wish to explore new ski areas for the day.

Flexible Usage Options

The apartment is designed to be flexible in its usage options – you can use it as your primary residence or as a holiday home, with the potential to generate rental income to pay the bills and make a nice little income.

Photos taken Feb 2023, views of Lake Geneva at sunset from the pistes


How far is Thollon-Les-Memises from Geneva?
Thollon-Les-Memises is located under one hour away from Geneva, making it a convenient destination for those traveling from the city.

Is the apartment suitable for families?
It is more targeted at singles or young couples. Having said that, the apartment comes with bunk beds for extra sleeping space, so technically you could have the sofa bed in living for two and two extra sleepings in the bunk beds.

Can you claim VAT on the price?

No but the price is super low to start with! Also when you claim the VAT back on a new-build ski property, you need to let your property for a minimum of 20 years. With this apartment you let it or not, you do what you want. You can even live there all year.

Can the apartment be used for rental income?
Yes, the apartment can be let out to generate rental income when you are not using it.

If you’re looking for a brand-new ski-in apartment in Thollon-Les-Memises ski resort, the Residence Les Melezes studio apartment is an excellent choice. This flexible and versatile apartment offers personal and financial benefits, making it a great investment opportunity for both individuals and families. With reduced legal fees and the potential for rental income, you can enjoy the views of lake Geneva and the skiing experience in Thollon-Les-Memises while generating a return on your investment. Don’t miss out on the chance to own the last available apartment in this brand-new development. Contact us today for more information and to schedule a viewing.