11 friends and I visited Chalet Very Joly in March 2017. Although we didn't meet Helen (owner) she was available to contact from the date of booking and very helpful throughout the week of our stay to ensure our holiday was made as perfect as possible.
The Chalet itself was immaculate and very clean. As it's self-catered accommodation, we did our major shop at a Carrefour we found on our way, although there was a smaller, well stocked supermarket in Les Saisies just 20 minutes away, plus plenty of independents.
The resort of Les Saisies (loads of parking) offers brilliant ski slopes for all levels from beginners to advanced skiers. As a first timer myself, I did prefer the nursery and green slopes at Les Saisies compared to the slightly harsher 'starter' slopes at Les Contamines (less than a 5 minute drive from the Chalet). Having said that, the highest point of Les Contamines offers a great view of Mont Blanc!
We hired all our kit, including helmets, from...