Skiing in Samoens

The village of Samoëns is located in the Vallee du Giffre in the French Alps. It is part of the Grand Massif ski area which has a total of 265km of runs. It's also the only resort in France to be listed as a "Land of Art and History".

Getting here - fly, drive or take the train:

The resort is easily reached from Geneva airport or the train station. If you need details on driving directions, transfer options or train times - send us your dates and transport preferences from here

 

Skiing in Samoens

Samoëns is an authentic Savoyard village with a traditional age-old atmosphere. There is real warmth about the village with traditional bars and restaurants abound and the resort also holds the  "Family Plus" label.

Access to the slopes from the village takes just 8 minutes via "The Grand Massif express" linking you to the Grand Massif area which is the fourth-largest ski area in France The area links five other resorts (Samoëns, Morillon, Six Fer a Cheval, Flaine and Les Carroz d'Araches) with 265 kms of runs and  141 runs.

Skiing & Boarding in Samoens

Samoëns is an authentic Savoyard village with a traditional age-old atmosphere. There is real warmth about the village with traditional bars and restaurants abound and the resort also holds the  "Family Plus" label.

Access to the slopes from the village takes just 8 minutes via "The Grand Massif express" linking you to the Grand Massif area which is the fourth-largest ski area in France The area links five other resorts (Samoëns, Morillon, Six Fer a Cheval, Flaine and Les Carroz d'Araches) with 265 kms of runs and  141 runs.

Thanks to its geographical location, the Grand Massif enjoys abundant, regular snowfalls throughout the season, and the area is well known for the quality of the snow in spring.

The Grand Massif features some exceptional spots with The Combe de Gers, The blue Cascade and The Marvel piste.

Staying in Samoens

We offer a range of chalets, hotels and apartments

Doing more in Samoens

 

For non-skiers:

Other activities include skidoos, ice driving and micro light flights. 

Getting here:

The nearest airport is Geneva - transfers can be arranged from other airports - contact us for further details.

Should you prefer to drive, we can assist with ferry or tunnel crossings.


 

Got some questions about the resort?

 

Call us on 0203 137 7678;  email us your questions or;

- see the accommodation

- see other French ski resorts

Ski Insurance

  • Ski insurance is a requirement when booking our holidays

    If you have a policy in place - that's great - if not the policy on our site is available from MPI  This covers all the key areas.

  • Les Fermes de Samoens

    £89- £324

    (£pp on std occ)

    SELF CATERING SLEEP UP TO 10 PEOPLE OUTDOOR AND INDOOR PARKING AVAILABLE WIFI PAYABLE LOCALLY INDOOR POOL, SAUNA AND STEAM ROOM

    Les Fermes de Samoens is a group of small 3-storey chalet-style buildings divided into 120 apartments and terraced chalets. 

    Ski holidays: The apartments are offered on a self-catered basis and include a channel crossing per apartment

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  • La Reine des Pres

    £152- £535

    (£pp on std occ)

    WIFI AVAILABLE 123 APARTMENTS APTS FOR 4 - 10 300M TO THE LIFT POOL SAUNA AND STEAM ROOM

    Built in wood and stone and located between the access to the Grand Massif and the village of Samoens, the Residences La Reine des Pres is delightfully integrated into the landscape...........

    Ski holidays: The apartments are offered on a self-catered basis and include a channel crossing per apartment

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  • Residence Alexane

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    32 APARTMENTS SLEEP UP TO 10 PEOPLE WIFI AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT THE RESIDENCE UNDERGROUND PARKING SPACE WELLNESS AND SPA FACILITIES

    At the very heart of the authentic village of Samoëns, fall in love with the Residence Alexane and enjoy its welcoming and intimate atmosphere. Delight in the friendly atmosphere of these luxurious apartments on your mountain holidays. Ideally located near the Grand Massif gondola you will benefit from privileged access to France’s 5th biggest ski area.

    Ski holidays: The apartments are offered on a self catered basis and includes airport transfers (prefer self-drive - get in touch and we can quote)    

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