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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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Currently, 10 chalets on the Slovak side of the Tatras are being exhibited, and one from the Polish side.
THESE pictures show a family's holiday hell in a "filthy" chalet at Southport Pontins, amid claims they saw fist fights in the "Fun Factory" play area.
I am confident that the cooperation of Swisscom and SAC will safeguard the future of the SAC chalets in the IP age and support the development of the alpine region and mountain sports.
Kempinski Hotel MOE offers a range of culinary options, including a lively Spanish eatery called Salero Tapas & Bodega that serves up authentic bites from Spain, there's a lovely Levantine restaurant, Olea, plus a European-style lobby restaurant named Aspen by Kempinski -- not forgetting room service, which is perfect for ordering and enjoying at the dining room table which overlooks the slope from the larger chalets.
The hike to Granite Park Chalet, beginning at Logan Pass, is a glory of wildflowers: red paintbrush, sticky geranium, larkspur and flowering stalks of bear's grass appearing as white globes lighting up the meadows.
The Aspen Ski Chalets hit the nail on the head with their super comfortable, ski-lodge feel -- complete with a crackling (faux) fireplace, hot chocolate with marshmallows, soft furry blankets, heavy-duty natural wood furniture, stone and marble.
We are proud to be recognized as one of the world's leading ski chalets and experiences," said Tessler.
So you'll find pots of arts and crafts equipment in chalets (in case of bad weather) and no televisions in bedrooms (46 per cent of the 1,000 mums quizzed wanted this to help family bonding).
person A three-night break starting on April 10 costs from PS178 per person based on four sharing a Park View chalet and comes with free admission to Butlins' exclusive new Diversity show.
Cllr Abbott said: "At the moment, we have core group of leaseholders that have looked after their chalets for years so when it comes time for leases to be renewed they are always given first refusal.
OWNERS of holiday chalets with some of the most spectacular views in Wales are taking a fight against spiralling service charges of more than PS1m a year to the Supreme Court.
Dubai: Dubai Municipality has renovated 15 beachfront chalets at Al Mamzar Park ahead of the winter season.