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Samoens Resort

Samoens Ski Resort Guide

Samoëns is a beautiful, traditional, unspoilt village in the Northern Alps. The panoramic views encompassing Mont Blanc are fantastic and the village centre retains its historical focus with some newer developments on the outskirts.




Family Friendly

Traditional Village

Other Facilities

There are local tours, a library, cinema, massages, paragliding, ice skating, helicopter rides, dog sledging and snow shoeing.

Facilities for Children

Les Loupiots” nursery is open everyday for children from 3 months to 6 years.  ESF is available for all starting from 3 years old.

Resort Map

Click to view the location details of each property:

Ski Accommodation in Samoens

La Reine des Pres

La Reine des Pres

These luxury apartments are located 400m from the Grand Massif gondola and 5 minutes walk from the traditional village centre.
Les Fermes de Samoens

Les Fermes de Samoens

Les Fermes de Samoëns comprises small traditional style residences and terraced chalets located close to the shops and a short shuttle ride to the gondola to Samoëns 1600...
Le Domaine du Grand Tetras

Le Domaine du Grand Tetras

Located on the edge of the village centre, Le Domaine du Grand Tetras consists of chalets built in traditional Haute Savoie style...
Les Chalets de Layssia

Les Chalets de Layssia

Situated in the heart of the traditional and charming resort of Samoens, this luxury residence boasts a selection of fantastic facilities and high-quality apartments...

Samoens Mountain Info

Samoëns links in to the Grand Massif ski domain which offers a highly diverse ski experience.  There is a beginner area in Samoëns and intermediate and advanced skiers will enjoy the extensive area further afield.  It is noted by some to be “the best kept secret in the Alps” as there are reputedly hardly any lift queues.

Resort Altitude: 1600m

Summit Elevation: 2500m

Vertical Drop: 900m

Total Pistes: 145km

17 67 46 14

Number of Lifts: 67

Snow Parks: 1

Samoens Piste Map

Samoens piste map

Samoens Ski Passes

Winter 2016/17 Ski Pass Rates

Grand Massif Adults
(16-64 yrs)
(5-15 yrs)
(65-74 yrs)
3 Days* £120 £90 £114
4 Days* £159 £119 £151
5 Days* £198 £149 £188
6 Days £211 £159 £201
7 Days £246 £185 £234

* Rates shown for the periods from 31/12/16 - 03/02/17 & 04/03/17 - 14/04/17.

Contact our sales team for more information on your ski passes.

BEST PRICE GUARANTEE FOR SKI PASSES Exchange rate fluctuations mean that our web prices may appear more expensive than if you buy your ski passes in resort. Please call us on 0207 584 2841 and we will happily price match for you – we guarantee very competitive prices!

Samoens Ski Rentals

Skiset ski hire Val ThorensYou can pre-book your ski equipment rental with Erna Low through our preferred partner, Skiset. With over 700 rental locations throughout Europe and discounts of 20-40% on walk-in rates when booking with Erna Low, Skiset is the ideal choice for your ski rental package. Please refer to the resort map above for details of Skiset rental locations in this resort.

Samoens Ski Schools

Ski school 360
Phone +33 (0)4 50 53 38 92
Fax +33 (0)4 50 47 93 25

French ski school ESF
Phone +33 (0)4 50 34 43 12
Phone +33 (0)4 50 34 40 86
Fax +33 (0)4 50 34 17 22

ZigZag International ski school
Phone +33 (0)6 86 66 07 21



Samoens Travel Information

Approx. distance from Calais: 875 km
Driving time from Calais: 8 hrs 10 mins
Approx tolls from Calais: €71 ea. way
Gateway airports: Geneva - 64 km
Lyon - 195 km

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