We love

  • In the heart of the Massif des Bauges
  • A five-minute drive to the Lac d'Annecy
  • Indoor and outdoor pool
  • Sauna (open from 19 June)
  • Tennis court
  • Playground
  • 27-hole golf course nearby

If you’re on the hunt for relaxing or intense holidays, look no further than the three-star Résidence Le Birdie in Giez. Nestled in this medieval village at the foot of the Massif des Bauges, enjoy a residence steeped in all the Haute-Savoie region’s cultural and natural heritage. 

The residence is a mere five-minute drive away from the Lac d’Annecy lake and 25 km away from Annecy itself! 

The three-star Résidence Le Birdie gives you access to an indoor and outdoor pool, sauna, tennis court and playground for kids. Relax in the warm apartments here decorated in classic Savoie chalet style. 

Rest, doze and picnic on the shores of the lakes, hire bikes and set off for a day out in the mountains, explore the towns of Annecy and Aix-les-Bains, and try out Giez’s international golf course (27-hole).

Snap up incredible deals and special offers throughout the year when you book early or last minute! In need of something even more restful? Check out our special offers on two- to three-week stays, too.

Accommodation

Comfy studio - Sleeps 4 - (35 m²)

Not available on the requested dates
Living room with a sofa bed (140 x 190 cm), TV, and Internet access. Kitchen corner with fridge, microwave oven, ceramic hobs and extractor hood, dishwasher. A sleeping area closed off with a curtain, containing a double bed. One bathroom with toilet. Balcony or terrace.

Studio - Sleeps 5 - (40 m²)

Not available on the requested dates

Living room with a sofa bed (140 x 190 cm), TV, and Internet access. Kitchen corner with fridge, microwave oven, ceramic hobs and extractor hood, dishwasher. A sleeping area closed off with a curtain, containing a double bed and a single bed. One bathroom with toilet. Balcony or terrace.

Studio - Sleeps 2 - (23 m²)

Not available on the requested dates
Living room with television, double convertible sofa bed, a kitchenette with electric hobs, microwave oven, small fridge, dishwasher, and extractor hood. Bathroom with or without separate toilets. Balcony or terrace.

Studio - Sleeps 4 - (25 m²)

Not available on the requested dates
Accommodation accessible for guests with reduced mobility. Please contact us before you book.
Living room with television, double convertible sofa bed, a kitchenette with electric hobs, microwave oven, small fridge, dishwasher, and extractor hood. A sleeping area closed off with a curtain, containing a double bed. Bathroom with or without separate toilets. Balcony or terrace.

Four-room duplex apartment - Sleeps 6 - (225 m²)

Not available on the requested dates
Private jacuzzi and sauna

Living room with television and kitchenette with electric hobs, microwave oven, small fridge, dishwasher, and extractor hood. Three bedrooms with double bed. Bathroom with separate toilets on the upper floor and ground floor. Sauna and jacuzzi, three balconies and terrace or balcony.

Three-room apartment - Sleeps 8 - (65 m²)

Not available on the requested dates
Living room with television, double convertible sofa bed, a kitchenette with electric hobs, microwave oven, small fridge, dishwasher, and extractor hood. Two bedrooms with a double bed and an alcove with two single beds or bunk beds. Bathroom with or without separate toilets. Balcony or terrace.

Four-room duplex apartment - Sleeps 12 - (225 m²)

Not available on the requested dates
Living room with television, double convertible sofa bed, a kitchenette with electric hobs, microwave oven, small fridge, dishwasher, and extractor hood. One bedroom with a double bed connected to a night corner and bunk beds. On the top floor, two bedrooms with a double bed, a single bed and a bathroom. Bathroom
with tub and separate toilet on the upper floor and ground floor. Balcony.
Rental package
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Not available on the requested dates

Giez & its surroundings

Annecy : Annecy, capital of Haute-Savoie, is a city of art with a great architectural unity. A walk in the old Annecy is a real pleasure. With its charming canals, its flowery banks, its pretty little bridges and its beautiful houses with colorful facades, Annecy lives up to its nickname of Savoyard Venice. What a pleasure to walk along the canals or in the pedestrian streets. Admire also the crystalline waters of Lake Annecy and its panoramic views!

The Regional Natural Park of the Massif des Bauges : This park, which covers 81 000 hectares, protects impressive limestone cliffs. It offers walkers beautiful landscapes of forests and mountain pastures, it is the perfect place for hiking and nature lovers!

Chambéry : Visit the historical capital of Savoie, which is a city of Art and History with many assets. For water sports enthusiasts, Chambéry benefits from the proximity of two natural lakes: the large Lac du Bourget and the emerald colored Lac d'Aiguebelette.

Food & drink in Giez

Savoie cake, bugne, dried and cured meats, cheeses, Savoyard raclette and fondue, génépi liqueur, and more.

Getting moving in Giez

Hiking, bike rides, horse-back trekking, tree-top trails, diving, swimming, water-skiing, wakeboarding, stand-up paddle-boarding, sailing, golf course, hang-gliding, rock climbing, and more.

Giez skiing area

La Sambuy-Seythenex skiing area: Elevation of 1,150-1,850 m • 1 green run •  2 blue runs • 3 red runs • 4 black runs • 1 kids’ tobogganing run • 1 extreme tobogganing run • 1 chair lift • 3 ski lifts • 40 km of ski runs 
A 20-minute drive from the residence.

Montmin skiing area: Elevation of 1,050-1,180 m • 2 green runs • 2  blue runs • 1 red run •  1 boarder cross • 3 button lifts • 2.9 km of runs 
A 12-minute drive from the residence.

Val Tamié-Les Combes skiing area: Elevation of 800-900 m • 2 green runs • 2 blue runs • 1 red run • 1 black run • 1 tobogganing run • 27 km of runs 
A 16-minute drive from the residence. 



More information:

Giez - Annecy

Highlights

June 2022
The Alps Rock
6 to 10 july 2022
The Musilac Festival
21 to 24 july 2022
L'Evian Championship

Getting there 

Le Birdie***

1 Chemin des Coves 74210 GIEZ



By car

from Paris: Motorway A6/A40

from Bordeaux: Motorway A89/A43

from Toulouse: Motorway A62/A9

from Lyon: Motorway A43/A41

from Marseille:  Motorway A7/A49



By plane

Lyon or Geneva airport



By train

Annecy train station (20 km).



GPS
45.75471878051758 ; 6.246756553649902

Check-in & Checkout

Check-in:  4:00pm to 5:00pm
Checkout:  Before 10:00am

Reception

In high season (1 April to 26 September):
Sunday to Friday: 9:00am to noon and 4:00pm to 7:00pm.
Saturday: 8:00am to noon and 4:00pm to 8:00pm.

Rest of the season: 
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday: 9:00am to noon and 4:00pm to 7:00pm. 
Wednesday: 5:00pm to 7:00pm.
Closed on Wednesday morning and Sunday.

For arrivals outside of reception opening hours: please contact reception beforehand  



Pool

Open from mid-June weather permitting.



Payable on site

Tourist tax (subject to change): €1.10/day/per person over 18.

Deposit: €300 per apartment.

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