: Morillon and Samoens Grand massif expess
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The Chalet is built into the south side of the Vallee du Giffre, just above the picturesque village of Samoens, the only resort to be listed as a 'Monument Historique', with its beautiful town square, surrounded by bars, restaurants and lovely shops. We will take you to the ski lifts every day if you are taking the catered option. You will be able discover the fabulous Grand Massif ski area - 265 km of tree- lined pistes, which include Flaine, Samoens, Morillion, Les Carroz and Sixt. All boast an excellent snow record.
Flaine has some great off piste snow bowls too! Look at www.skisamoens.co.uk
We are only 1 hour from Geneva airport, or 7 to 8 hours drive from Calais and is one of the closest ski resorts from Calais. The summers are amazing here - the scenery is as amazing. It is a perfect resort for an individual or for a Family activity holiday, with Fantastic walks ,waterfalls, mountain, white water rafting, biking, swimming lakes the list is endless!
Other Activities: Cross country skiing and Snow shoeing
Ski: Samoens is part of the Fabulous Grand Massif ski area which includes Flaine, Samoens, Morillion, les Carroz and Sixt which includes more than 75 lifts and over 270km of both tree lined pistes and the off–piste paradise of Flaine bowls.
Samoens village is a very pretty family resort, with lots to offer including bars, restaurants, gift shops, ice skating, cinema, cross country skiing, dog sledging, snow shoe walks. It also has excellent creche facilities for the very young.
Both the Morillon Telecabine and the Samoens Grand Massif express lifts are only a few minutes drive - linking you into the vast ski area of Le Grand Massif, one of the largest and most scenic ski circuits in the Alps. The ski area interconnects the 5 skiing areas of Flaine, Les Carroz, Morillon, Samoens and Sixt with over 75 lifts and 270km of pistes and a bottom station of 800m, and its summit of Flaine peaking at 2,500m, being overlooked by th Mont Blanc range - See www.skisamoens.co.uk