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Find out what's going on in and around Samoens and the Grand Massif

Two months to wait until ski season!

As the evenings draw in and the weather turns colder, my mind drifts to the Alps in all its snowy splendour, and ski season 2017 – 2018! The Grand Massif has seen significant development this summer in readiness for 23rd … Read More

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Stunning Autumnal Colours of the Criou

AF1QipPR_cqB-5ayvVcve1Wjg_aVEn2gannLl3qUPaoH View of the Criou from the apartment front door. As summer fades away and the evenings become darker, thoughts turn to the forthcoming ski season.  We still have availability in 2018, please take a look at our website and … Read More

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Goodbye Ski season 2017

Goodbye Ski season 2017! It was a mixed season, a slow start with temperature inversion turning Samoens village into a scene from Narnia, with warmer temperatures up at the top of Samoens 1600. This was followed by some lovely heavy … Read More

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Samoens Lovely Spring Snow

AF1QipO7dCN_4hCGUd_XsNNniHnnr3q9JwEid9LGk0E-Spring conditions in Samoens and Grand Massif are looking good and with the area open until 17th April there is plenty more skiing to be had. The weather in the village is also warm and sunny, perfect for a walk … Read More

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Early Snow falls in the Alps

Samoens enjoys its first snow of Autumn 2016 as the Alps  received good covering of the white stuff last weekend. Located in the Haute Savoie, Samoens is linked to the ski resorts of Morillon, Flaine, Sixt and Les Carroz, to form the … Read More

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Changing face of Samoens

Samoens has been selected by Club Med for its latest new property development.  Building work commenced this summer in the area formerly used as La Char piste. The investment by Club Med into Samoens will enable remodelling of our existing runs. New lifts and … Read More

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Samoens Grand Massif Express Now Open

The Samoens Cable Car Grand Massif Express and Chariande Express chairlift are now open for summer until Friday August 26th. Check http://summer.grand-massif.com/rates for operating times and prices. A round trip or allez retour costs just €7 or a card with … Read More

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Samoens Botanical Days 25 / 26 June 2016

Come and explore Samoens and its beautiful Jardin botanique alpin de la Jaÿsinia. Located in the heart of the village, the botanical garden is home to more than 4,000 mountain plants. Set in the hillside with a gurgling stream running … Read More

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Final few days skiing in Grand Massif

Whilst the lifts in the Massif area are now closed as they finished running on 17th April 2016 (although snow still continues to fall!), skiing is still possible in Flaine and conditions remain good for Spring.  Specially discounted prices are available … Read More

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Snow in Samoen March 2016

Snow is falling in Samoens

Over 50 cm fresh snow has fallen in Samoens, and more snow is forecast over the next few days. … Read More

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