Chalet Daphne (previously Chalet Toucan) is the brand new stand-alone chalet in the heart of Verbier, completed in 2016. Ideally located just over 100m from the main Rue de Médran and just over a five-minute walk to the Médran lift, this chalet has prime position in the village.
Split over three floors, this impressive property sleeps 10 people in five bedrooms.
This unique chalet is a wonderful haven of sophistication; modern chic furniture blends with traditional alpine wood typical of Swiss chalets.
The main entrance to the chalet takes you through the welcoming hallway into the wonderful open plan living and dining room. This is a striking room with floor to ceiling windows allowing guests to view the majestic mountain backdrop from all corners of the room.
There are two seating areas; a large, comfy L-shaped sofa sits in front of the TV and two comfy armchairs sit in front of the fire, providing the perfect spot to enjoy a glass of champagne with exquisite canapes before sitting down to dinner. The open plan kitchen looks over the large dining table which sits 10 people comfortably. This room is an alluring blend of neutral tones and warm, sumptuous fabrics creating the perfect alpine ambiance.
The first floor is also home to two bedrooms and a guest toilet. There is one double bedroom with terrace access and one twin/double bedroom with a desk. Both bedrooms have en-suite shower rooms.
Moving downstairs onto the ground floor there are a further two spacious bedrooms. Both bedrooms on the ground floor can be made up as a twin or double bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower room and one with a double bedroom.
Also on this floor is a hammam, ski room and private laundry facilities.
The top floor of the chalet is dedicated to the impressive master bedroom. The room is spacious and bright, with two sets of French windows leading to a private balcony and terrace. The master bedroom has Apple TV.
There is a small office and a dressing area leads to the en-suite bathroom which has his and her sinks, a bath, shower and a separate WC.
The chalet is available on a catered or self-catered basis.
The chalet is normally provided with a 24-hour 4x4 driver service when sold on a fully catered basis.
- Sleeps 10
- 5 Bedrooms
- 8 Individual beds
- 5 Bathrooms
- 10 Dining table seats
- 8 Living area seats
- Apple TV
WELLNES AND RELAXATION
- Hammam/steam room
- South-facing terrace
- Cot/high chair available
- Private laundry facilities
- Private ski locker
- Wood burning fireplace
1 master double bedroom (en-suite bathroom, separate shower, dressing area, TV and private balcony)
- Entrance hallway
- Open plan living and dining area
- Open plan kitchen
- 1 twin/double bedroom (en-suite shower room, desk)
- 1 double bedroom (en-suite shower room, terrace access)
- 1 twin/double bedroom (en-suite bathroom, desk)
- 1 twin/double bedroom (en-suite shower room, desk)
- Ski room
- Laundry room
- Exclusive use of the chalet
- Professional chef and host
- Concierge service prior to arrival and for the duration of the stay
- Complimentary ski instructor for the first two days of the stay
- Daily housekeeping service
- Daily breakfast and afternoon tea
- Pre-dinner canapés served with champagne on six evenings
- Four course dinner on six evenings (staff have one day off)
- Early children’s supper on six evenings
- The finest selection of complimentary house wines
- Complimentary beers and soft drinks
- Complimentary drinks tray (2 bottles of house spirits)
- Evening turn down service on six evenings
- Mid-week towel change
- Robes, slippers and toiletries
- Hairdryers in every bathroom
- In-chalet ski and boot delivery service
- Lift pass delivery service
- In-resort 24 hour 4 x 4 driving service (provided in a VW Caravelle or similar)
On the staff day off, fresh bread and croissants are delivered, a continental breakfast and afternoon tea are pre-prepared. please note afternoon tea is not cleared away on the staff day off.
Prices shown are per person based on full occupancy of the property. Usually, this property is only bookable on a full occupancy basis.
Prices for this holiday are based on a Swiss Franc price and displayed in Pounds. Rates are updated regularly but prices are subject to fluctuation.
Important Covid-19 refund promise
This operator is offering a 75% refund guarantee should your holiday be cancelled due to COVID-19 related issues.
A copy of the full terms and conditions are available on request.
This luxury chalet will be staffed by a team of seasoned winter professionals who have been trained to understand the subtle details that make a holiday exceptional and unforgettable. The impeccable service will leave you feeling like there is nothing wanting from your stay in this catered apartment or chalet. The operator understands and adapts their service to specific cultural nuances so that a holiday with them is an experience in flawless luxury.
Breakfast: Hot breakfast served in the dining room accompanied by a selection of local yoghurts, muesli, cereals, and fresh crusty bread and jams.
After skiing: Return to your chalet or apartment for afternoon tea. Help yourself to tea, coffee, fresh bread, jams, and delicious home-baked cakes or opt for something savoury if that is your preference.
Champagne and canapés are served before dinner each evening.
Dinner: After canapés, a three-course dinner will be served, followed by a locally-inspired cheeseboard. Dinner is accompanied by the finest selection of European house wines.
This operator has worked hard to bring together a team of experienced chefs who are happy to work with you and your group to create the perfect menu during your stay.
Children, dietary requirements, and any other specific requests will be discussed prior to your arrival. And even during your stay, the staff will be willing to adapt the menu plan to accommodate your wishes.
They pride ourselves on their high standards of food and considered selection of house wines. Hospitality begins with a champagne reception and, thereafter, a selection of house wines that have been hand-picked from local vintners are on offer to you during meal times. They hold an extensive wine list and will gladly assist you by providing personally selected wines, which can be ordered prior to your holiday or once you are in resort.
Staff Day Off
Daily housekeeping is provided throughout the week in both the Classic and Alpine Luxe properties. In their Classic properties, on the staff day off, fresh bread and croissants are delivered and a continental breakfast and afternoon tea is pre-prepared. A full breakfast service is provided throughout the week in their Alpine Luxe properties.
Wednesday is typically the staff day off in Verbier, Zermatt, and Méribel. Thursday is typically the staff day off in St. Anton and Lech. They will offer you advice on resort restaurants and will gladly make a reservation for your group to ensure there is a continuity of fine service.
If your stay coincides with school holidays, please be mindful that restaurants and activities tend to get booked out early, so let us know in advance if there is somewhere special you would like us to make a reservation.
Evolution Ski Pack
Entry level skis/snowboards perfect for those discovering the thrills of skiing on green and blue slopes. Manageable and reliable skis even on hard snow, that help you make progress whilst having fun.
- Ski types: Slopes, Female, Snow blades
- Snowboard types: Multipurpose
- Boots: Good quality shoes for very good comfort
- Maximum equipment age: 2 years
- Package includes: Skis/snowboard, boots and poles
Atomic Nomad [S] Tune Plus
Dynastar Active Easy
Evolution Skis Only
Performance Ski Pack
For all skiers at home on all types of slopes and snow. Comfortable, higher-performance skis/snowboards that guarantee stability and grip even at full speed.
- Ski types: Slips, All mounting, Female
- Snowboard types: All mountain, Freestyle
- Boots: Good quality shoes for a good support
- Maximum equipment age: 2 years
- Package includes: Skis/snowboards, boots and poles
Salomon X-Drive 75 Sti
Head Absolut Joy S
Rossignol Smash 7
Performance Skis Only
Excellence Ski Pack
For the most demanding and experienced skiers. The highest quality skis for every terrain, both on-slope and off.
- Ski types: Racing World Cup, Piste, All mountain, Free ride, Female
- Boots: Hi quality and technical shoes for very good support
- Maximum equipment age: 1 year
- Package includes: Skis, boots and poles
Salomon X–Drive 8.3
Rossignol Experience 84 CA
Atomic Cloud Eleven Arc
Excellence Skis Only
Adult Helmet Hire
Child Helmet Hire
Junior Ski Pack (8 - 11)
Junior Snowboard Pack (8 - 11)
Kids Ski Pack Inc Helmet (3 - 7)
Prices & Availability
PP - Price per person based on full occupancy