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chalet

1. a type of wooden house of Swiss origin, typically low, with wide projecting eaves
2. a similar house used esp as a ski lodge, garden house, etc.

Chalet

A timber house in the style of those traditionally built in the Swiss Alps, distinguished by exposed and decorative use of structural members, balconies, and stairs; the upper floors usually project beyond the story below.

chalet

1. A timber house especially found in the Alps, distinguished by the exposed and decorative use of structural members, balconies, and stairs. Upper floors usually project beyond the stories below.
2. Any building of similar design. See Swiss cottage architecture.
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Last year, an elderly lady who lives in one of the chalets had to move out just after returning home from hospital for a serious operation.
If the Ice Chalet closes, many hopeful Olympic figure skaters and hockey enthusiasts say they would have to travel as far as Simi Valley or El Segundo to find comparable professional-quality rinks.
Viewership and click-through rates have continued to climb in the months since the Chalet began using StreamSend, producing a 25-30 percent increase in response and guest reservations, and reducing marketing costs by more than half.
The chalet is looked after by the nicest, most enthusiastic bunch of gap-year kids I've ever met and they had my boots, skis and ski pass ready and waiting for me.
The old chalets were demolished decades ago but are still fondly remembered by townsfolk.
1) Ice skaters stage a Thursday protest against plans to close the Ice Chalet rink in Panorama City.
If you are tempted by hand-made superking sized beds, over-sized baths, extensive wine cellar, private location with fantastic access to the ski slopes, A/V system with over a 1000 movies and facilities that cater for young children as well as they do for adults then get in touch with Chalet Auriane at info@chaletauriane.
There are eight bedrooms, all with their own bathroom and it's a classic catered chalet - after a long day have a hearty tea and supper.
As a result, the Chalet at 11* East Obergurgl is now particularly proud to stock a list of 18 good quality wines as well as French Premier Cru Champagne.
was said to have entered three beachside chalets and stolen cash from holidaymakers between April and July this year.
The chalet park is in an area of outstanding natural beauty and is just three miles from the beach and within Snowdonia National Park.
Fortunately, the chalet is believed to have been empty at the time and no one has been reported injured.