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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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Then continue following the green sign to Veke Biele Pleso lake and then the red sign to Chata pri Zelenom Plese chalet. From there, take the yellow sign to the car park where you can take the bus back to Tatranska Kotlina or elsewhere.
While the chalets offer relatively better-off Gazans the chance to avoid the polluted sea, the majority -- who rely on relief aid to survive, as a result of high levels of poverty and unemployment -- are not so lucky.
The proposed location for the chalets is an open area of common land and is used for grazing animals as part of the wider Vaynor Common rather than as part of the golf course.
Chalet guests are also provided with benefits such as a complimentary zoo entry, discounts on the VIP animal experiences, zoo activities and shows.
Commenting on the chalet experience, the General Manager Rengith Chandran stated, "Danat Jebel Dhanna Resort's signature chalets are stunning, with all the accoutrements necessary to ensure families find privacy, peace, tranquillity, wellbeing and pampering.
Beautifully complementing the zoo, the chalets combines the spacious layout and homely touches of a private residence with the resort's unparalleled service and amenities.
Councillors made the decisions following a hearing on the proposals, one of which proposed building a two-storey estate office on land near East Lodge, the other which aimed to create four guest chalets 200 metres west of the lodge.
SKI Total has announced its chalet hotel deals for the new ski season.
SPARE a thought in this blistering heat for a group of chalet owners who have had their water supply cut off by the owner of the land where they're sited.
Katherine said: "The chalet had to be a similar size to the previous one bedroom chalet, but it was the size of the plot that really attracted us and the sense of isolation from the other chalets dotted along the cliff.