4 double bedroom, 2 bathroom. + large sofabed shower Sleeps up to 8-10
- english, german
About Mark Fox
I have an obsession about personal service, not just machines with endless tape recordings an options and waiting 20 minutes to be answered! I always make sure that I or my agents are available at the end of my mobile if needed. My motto is "personal holidays with personal service". Over 800 guests a year now stay at my five holiday homes run by me and listed on Homeaway. The average rating of over 250 online reviews is 4.9! I try to deliver consistency and quality. The business started when we who bought the chalet for our own family holidays to give our children a chance to learn to ski, just as I learned as a small boy. I learned in the neighbouring valley, so had very good local knowledge as to where to buy. Now they are teenagers and totally competent on any black run or off-piste. But they all learned from being small children in the local ski school and grew to love the resort and the area. We still gather for family holidays and ski there as well as enjoy summer rambling and hiking. Our 14yr old describes it as his 'favourite place on earth' - you can't say better than that! I am a retired banker, my wife is a doctor.
Mark Fox purchased this Chalet in 2001
Why Mark Fox chose Klosters-Serneus
Car hire in Switzerland is very expensive, and I can't be bothered with snow chains and parking. This property is a walk to one ski area and the pass stops 50m away to the other. The railway station is a 5 minute walk, so we never need a car in winter, just arrive and leave by train from the airport. There are spectacular views across the mountains. No point in a chalet that feels like the middle of a city! This is a chance to be at a world class top resort without having to pay top prices. We also wanted a proper 'house/chalet' feel, not just an anonymous flat in a apartment block. It feels like a proper home. It is equipped for our family holidays, not a commercial let. Each of our places is designed to have the feel of the country it is in. This one has pine furniture and Swiss silver as well as all the modern facilities such as built-in cupboards, not just flatpack chipboard! There is even a fondue set in the kitchen so you can have a proper Swiss meal one evening.
What makes this Chalet unique
Chalets rather than just flats are rare in this part of Switzerland. The French side has lots of chalets, but the German side is almost entirely flats. We like the space and privacy of a proper house. It feels much more open and gives more freedom. The only view from lot of ski places is just the building next door! You would never know that you were in high mountains! We wanted a spectacular view. Just looking out on the sunrise or sunset at the ever-changing mountain view is special all by itself. There aren't many chalets that have a sauna and steam room just for themselves. It offers an amazing luxury experience that can normally only be found at the world's most expensive hotels. This is one of our five places, all listed on Homeaway. So far this year we have had over 400 guests and over the years more than 250 online reviews of our properties . Our average rating is ! I try to ensure that my places deliver consistent quality again and again. Self catering should be high quality, not just making use of someone else's place.
Pool / Spa
Check-in: 4:00 pm
Check-out: 11:00 am
No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
Wir genossen die Osterferien in dem super großen gepflegten und exklusiv eingerichteten Chalet. Gerne kommen wir immer wieder hierhin. Das Chalet ist uneingeschränkt empfehlenswert.
We enjoyed the Easter holidays in the super large well-kept and exclusively furnished chalet. We always come back here again and again. The chalet is absolutely recommendable.
Luxury stay in a perfect location for skiing
The house was perfect for our group of 7. Plenty of space, 3.5 bathrooms all renovated. Located near bus station for a quick ride to the gondola. Housekeeper Mitzi was very helpful to meet us and bring luggage from the station. Without luggage it's an easy 5 minutes walk.
Delighted that it was al such a success. Mark
Family Reunion and Skiing Holiday in one Site
For a three-generations joint Christmas celebration we needed a spacious and well-equipped place. We found exactly that in Chalet Rhaetia, it was luxurious and generous on the inside. For all, from grandmother to children, to enjoy skiing, we needed the right environs. We found all that in Davos-Klosters, within easy reach as the bus stopped right outside the house (while we could still park our two cars here) to drive us right into the village and into the lovely sight we previously had from the windows. Great place inside and out.
Delighted that you enjoyed it so much, and you are always welcome back! A shame that it was already occupied for when you wanted to return this time, but hopefully there will be other times. Mark.
Superb and spacious chalet with excellent views
The chalet itself could not be better. We've never stayed in a better one. It is tasteful and spacious, the kitchen is excellent. The sauna and turkish bath are a true treat after a day in the snow. The terrace is really big and since we had only good whether we used it every day. The view from the chalet on the old village and mountains is really superb. Klosters is still as charming as it was decades ago and is unspoiled by mass tourism. All in all, you will never regret a stay in Chalet Rhaetia.
Delighted that you enjoyed the chalet so much, it is a dream-come-true for us. You are always welcome back!
Conveniently located yet very relaxing
We have just come back from the wonderful ski holiday in Davos and Klosters. Mark's chalet became one of our favourite places.
First of all, Mark was very helpful and quick to respond while making plans for our holiday.
On our arrival we were met by Mitzi at the railway station. She was a very delightful, kind woman and in fact was very helpful. She showed us around and went through many things about our stay in the chalet.
The moment we arrived at the chalet, we just fell in love with it. It was comfortably warm inside with floor heating. The chalet was very spacious and the interior was quite decent . The views from windows were beautiful. Most importantly, everything was very clean and immaculate. There was also a new private sauna that was really relaxing after skiing all day.
There are several ski courses around this area but we especially liked Jakobshorn where the lifts were mostly chair lifts. You can reach the resort by train in about 30 min. The train and bus rides were all free within this area for visitors. Although you may find traveling is a bit nuisance, I would prefer this quiet area to a big city like Davos, and the chalet is very relaxing like your home.
All our family had such a wonderful holiday. We will definitely visit Mark's chalet again! That means I would definitely recommend this chalet to those who loves Swiss ski holiday.
Well you can't rate better than 5 stars! I am delighted that you everything went so well and that you had a really good time. You are always very welcome again. Mark.
we spend a week there and it was a pleasant experience, lovely and new home with all you need for a family vacation.
Very nice view and conveniently located around all the attractions.
Situated in Klosters Dof, it has spectacular views to the mountains across the valley. 5mins walk to Madrissa Skilifts, childrens ski school, and ski rental shop. There is also a food shop and restaurants within a 5 minute walk. Bus stop 30 seconds, 5mins bus ride to the other giant Gotchna/Parsenn ski area. 85kms of runs and 7 lifts, from easy to black, accessible within 5 minutes' walk. A further 150km of runs, 30 lifts, within a 5 minute bus ride or 5mins walk to train station, then 2mins to the bottom of the cable car. Restaurants and shops within 5mins walk. Area of great natural beauty including a national park. Pony and horse trekking. Klosters is a proper traditional Swiss village built of wood, as is the chalet itself. Paragliding. Indoor/outdoor swimming pools. Farm next door. you can buy fresh milk, lots of cheeses and yoghurt from the farm shop 1 minute away. Also the well-known atmospheric Bargis that specialises in Swiss and even local regional dished. There is a wonderful pizzeria just 5 minutes' walk away. Great for kids/family. The chalet is so convenient we never use a car in winter, just a train to get there and then everything is a walk or short bus ride away. Yet is it quiet, on the lower slopes of the Madrissa mountain itself, with a huge nature reserve forest just behind the back door. So wonderful for outdoor walks from your own doorstep! A covered garage is part of the property for storage, or parking + a reserved parking space as well.
Other Activities: skating, curling, toboganning. Cross country skiing