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2 December 2020

We know that unfortunately, there is little chance that the Grand Massif ski area can open its doors for the Christmas holidays - New Year’s Eve but we haven’t said our last word and we are ready to welcome you with a great program! Activities to do, good addresses that offer take-out sales, good plans for [...]

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Nice transfer between the “eggs” of Vercland and the new gondola TC10

9 November 2020

They had become an emblem for winter sports regulars in the Grand Massif. The famous ‘eggs’ of the Vercland going up to Saix were at the time of their commissioning, in the early 1970s futuristic objects. They served one last time during the 2019-2020 season, before being dismantled and sold at auction this summer. These 80 cabins now [...]

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What’s new this winter in Samoëns

8 October 2020

This winter, head to the heart of the Giffre Valley, in Samoëns, a warm and authentic semi-pedestrian village-resort, for a holiday full of reunion and disconnection. Between skiing, off-ski activities, cultural heritage, gastronomy... In Samoëns, no time to get bored! And this winter, the resort is full of novelties: a new residence with a cozy and [...]

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How does the resort of Samoëns welcome holidaymakers in the best conditions all summer long?

31 July 2020

Find on this page all the sanitary measures by activity. Throughout your navigation on our website, find on each page (activity, accommodation, etc...) informations dedicated to health measures. Since May 11, the deconfinement has begun and the life of the country resumes its course. French people can now get some fresh air, escape and  think [...]

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Some exercises before starting on the ski slopes

10 December 2019

Are you going skiing this winter? Better, you go skiing in Samoens and in the Grand Massif in Haute-Savoie? Here are some tips to prepare you to hit the slopes despite you are not sporting at heart. The best is to begin this preparation a month before leaving to ski and to continue those exercises [...]

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A cultural and musical winter in Samoëns

Winter also rhymes with culture and music in Samoëns in Savoie. An enticing program is waiting for you between boulevard theater, concerts of classical music and jazz or carnival. Samoëns in recital: three free musical events Imagine a winter punctuated by musical tributes to the seventh art, great 20th century jazz composers or great recitals. [...]

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6 December 2019

Opening of the resort from December 14, 2019 to April 19, 2020. Station-village of Haute-Savoie, Samoëns is a true mountain village full of charm. This winter, enjoy the ski area, its 265 km of skiing and one of the largest beginner areas in France for skiing adapted to all desires and all levels ... And [...]

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The countdown is launched before Christmas and the time is now in the preparations! Samoëns is a warm and authentic Haute-Savoie village-resort that promises to live the magic of Christmas in a unique setting. Because the Christmas holidays must be the most magical, Samoens resort concocts a rich program to enjoy, in the best way, [...]

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5 December 2019

Ski resort opening from December 14th 2019 to April 19th 2020. Located in the heart of the Giffre Valley, Samoëns is a resort-village that has many features that make it the perfect place for family holidays: accessibility, beginner's area, activities, special family offers ... The resort is connected to the Grand Massif, a ski area [...]

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It’s time to think about the winter holidays and enjoy some good deals in Samoëns

27 November 2019

Time is running out and summer is already giving way to autumn ... The swimsuits are stored in the closet, and you can start dreaming about snow and slides! This is the time to book your next ski holidays: Samoëns, authentic resort-village of Haute-Savoie, full of charm and history, offers many enticing offers to book [...]

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10 Good reasons to come to Samoëns this winter

25 November 2019

Opening of the station from December 14, 2019 to April 19, 2020 Samoëns is a village resort located in the heart of the Alps, in Haute-Savoie, just a few kilometers from the Swiss border. More than a resort, it is above all an authentic mountain village, full of charm and History. Between ski, off-ski activities, [...]

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A winter in Samoëns that promises to be rich in events

Holiday parties, festivals or sporting events: the Savoyard village-station is the scene of a myriad of activities. Here is an overview of events not to be missed. On December 14th, Samoëns took up Christmas time and put on its fairy clothes. In the heart of the village, close to the Halle of the Grenette and [...]

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