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Make a holiday rental apartment or chalet in Samoens, France your home away from home

Samoens is a commune in the French department of Haute-Savoie. The provincial town of the same name has been distinguished as one of the most beautiful towns in France, and has developed as a summer and winter resort. Samoens holiday rentals are the only ones in France to be both in a ski resort and a historical monument!

Things to do on holiday in Samoens, France

Samoens is part of the Grand Massif in the formidable shadow of Mont Blanc. With access to 256km of downhill skiing, Samoens is ideal for the majority of skiing holidays. The ski seasons in Samoens lasts from December until late April, although the ski lifts remain in operation all year round for hikers and mountain bikers.

Ski chalets in Samoens are great for mixed ability parties, as there are a great range of slopes available in the resort, with almost half of the runs being suitable for beginners and intermediates, yet still catering a large number of fearsome runs for the experienced skier. There is a magnificent snow park here to, specially designed for snowboarding, and 40km of magnificent cross-country skiing tracks.

Samoens is a traditional town, and the chalets and apartments in Samoens are delightful traditional chalets. The nightlife is great fun, offering a range of restaurants and bars as well as a cinema and nightclub.

If you do not feel like skiing when you arrive at your Samoens accommodation, there are plenty of other options to entertain. Snow shoe hiking, archery, ice skating, ice climbing, paragliding and dog sledding are exceptional options to entertain.

During the summer, the streets and ski chalets of Samoens do not stand empty. The walking or hiking is incomparable, with vast areas of mountain ridges offering spectacular views of the mountains. Also available to entertain are options to rock climb, mountain bike, golf, pothole, paraglide, white water raft/swim, canoeing, canyoning, jet skiing and water skiing.

Places to holiday in Samoens, France

Samoens and the Grand Massif ski area is flanked by Chamonix and Portes du Soleil.

Chamonix is a world famous ski resort, which is both lively and traditional. It has slopes and ski schools catering for all levels of ability as well as a wide range of summer sports and cultural attractions.

Portes du Soleil combines 14 separate ski resorts to become the largest skiing area on the globe. It is an attraction for both skiers and snowboarders.

Weather in Samoens, France

The average temperatures in summer are in the low 20’s (°C), which make taking a holiday rental in Samoens so ideal for hiking, golf and all climbing. Winters are of course cold, averaging close to freezing during December and January.

Flights to Samoens, France

Geneva Airport (GVA) is the closest to the holiday rentals in Samoens, with transfer options available to the resort. Geneva Airport is an hour and a half from Samoens, but there are regular cheap flights from the UK leaving the majority of airports on a daily basis, especially during the winter.

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    Chalet #88356
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      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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      Apartment #8139050
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        Wonderful! 4.8/5
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        Apartment #8130663
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          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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          Apartment #435602
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            Exceptional! 5/5
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            • 4 BR
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            Chalet #1191146
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              Excellent! 4.3/5
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              • 2 BR
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              Apartment #1186428a
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                Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                Apartment #8162009
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                  Chalet #1387074a
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                    Exceptional! 5/5
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                    • 2 BR
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                    Apartment #8161697
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                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                      • 5 BR
                      • 3 BA
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                      Chalet #6655720
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                        Apartment #8061756
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                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                          Chalet #432086
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                            • 6 BR
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                            Chalet #1423011a
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                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                              • 2 BR
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                              Apartment #1111257
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                                Apartment #6823365
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                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                  Apartment #8122473
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                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                    • 2 BR
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                                    Apartment #8122094
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                                      Excellent! 4.4/5
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                                      • 4 BR
                                      • 3 BA
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                                      Chalet #1759893
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                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                        • 2 BR
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                                        Apartment #8048498
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                                          Apartment #1296697a
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                                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                                            • 4 BR
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                                            Chalet #625910a
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                                              • 6 BR
                                              • 6 BA
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                                              Chalet #67179
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                                                • 4 BR
                                                • 3 BA
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                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                  Chalet #980718a
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                                                    Apartment #6885222
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                                                        Apartment #891887a
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                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                          Apartment #8109484
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                                                            Apartment #666356a
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                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                              Chalet #8108955
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                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                Apartment #6585711
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                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                  House #1598286
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                                                                    Apartment #1285992a
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                                                                      Chalet #6745671
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                                                                        • Studio
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                                                                        Studio #1469273a
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                                                                          Multiple rentals Apartment #1234879a
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                                                                            Multiple rentals Apartment #1234879a
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                                                                              Multiple rentals Apartment #1234879a
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                                                                                Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                                                                Multiple rentals Apartment #1234879a
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                                                                                  Multiple rentals Apartment #1234879a
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                                                                                    Chalet #6480323
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                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                                      Multiple rentals Apartment #618072a
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                                                                                        Multiple rentals Chalet #618072a
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                                                                                          Chalet #6771370
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                                                                                            Apartment #8014916
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                                                                                              Apartment #610854a
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                                                                                                Apartment #681438a
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                                                                                                  Apartment #1413914a
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                                                                                                    Farmhouse #1144879a
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                                                                                                      Apartment #649277a
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      super little apartment, ideal for a cosy gettaway

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We (2 of us) stayed here for 6 nights, it's a really comfortable little apartment which is very nicely done out and has everything you need for a comfortable stay. The sofa bed was really easy to put up and it was great that we didn't have to bring our own bed covers or towels.. (those provided were very nice and comfortable). The owner Mary was very friendly and arranging arrival was very easy and we were met as we arrived in Samoens at the Cinema car park right beside the apartment block. (We managed to park here every night no problem even though this was the main French and UK holiday week). Mary responded to us quickly when we had a query mid week which was swiftly sorted out. There is a great balcony which looks out over the Criou peak which was great to sit out on with a table and chairs for 4 and plenty of candles and lamps to light up the evening. There was plenty of hot water and the bathroom facilities where excellent. We also got good advice from Mary on where to eat etc. The apartment is about 5 minutes walk from the centre of Samoens, also there is a great supermarket 1 minute away with fresh Baguettes and Croissants available from 7.30 Am until 8PM. We also enjoyed Coveys bar round the corner which seemed to have the best selection of craft beer in Samoens including some excellent beer from the local brewery 5 km down the road. We would definitely stay here again summer or winter.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 22-Feb-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Feb 2017

                                                                                                      We love this property. It is warm and cosy, very well equipped and always clean. Plenty of space.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We had a lovely stay in Samoens.. The property was ready when we arrived a bit early. The town is so pretty and the ski area is suitable for all abilities. The ski hire was easy and stress free with Terry in the ski hire shop,being very helpful and friendly. We will certainly come back. The owners provide a very good service.Thank you for letting us stay.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 19-Feb-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Feb 2017

                                                                                                      Wonderful apartment, perfect for a family holiday

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      A lovely, clean, modern apartment full of home comforts and boasts amazing views. Owners so helpful and welcoming. A truly wonderful base for a happy holiday.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 18-Feb-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Feb 2017