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The Ski Specialist To The French Alps Est. 1932

Samoens Ski Holidays

Resort features: 
Beginner skiers
Intermediate skiers
Advanced skiers
Family resort
Traditional village

Overview

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.

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.

Accommodation in this resort

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  • Pet Friendly
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  • Close to Facilities
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  • Family Friendly
New for winter 2018/19, the Residence Alexane is a beautiful self-catered apartment complex in Samoens near to the Grand Massif gondola lift. Read more
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  • Swimming Pool
  • Spa Facilities
  • Close to Facilities
  • Family Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
These luxury apartments are located 400m from the Grand Massif gondola and 5 minutes walk from the traditional village centre. Read more
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  • Close to Facilities
  • Family Friendly
  • Swimming Pool
  • Spa Facilities
  • Pet Friendly
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... Read more
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  • Swimming Pool
  • Spa Facilities
  • Close to Facilities
  • Family Friendly
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... Read more
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  • Spa Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Family Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
Located on the edge of the village centre, Le Domaine du Grand Tetras consists of chalets built in traditional Haute Savoie style... Read more

Webcams

Click on any of the below links to take a look at this resort.

Webcam of Chariand Express

Webcam of Zizipanpan

Webcam of Plateau de Saix

Webcam of Chariand 2

Advice & Guides

Visit our advice and guides section for great and useful information.

Special offers in this resort

Ski rental early booking offer - save an additional 10%
Valid from August 31, 2018 - November 30, 2018
Offer supplied by Erna Low
Book by 30th November for 10% off our already discounted rates on equipment rental. You can also still benefit from our 7th day free when booking 6 days hire (prices displayed online include any applicable discounts).

Terms and Conditions

Valid for all dates and all equipment types (some shops are excluded, contact us for details).

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.

Mountain stats

Resort Altitude: 1600m

Summit Elevation: 2500m

Vertical Drop: 900m

Total Pistes: 145km

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Number of Lifts: 67

Snow Parks: 1

Piste map

Ski passes

Save hassle by pre-booking your Samoëns ski passes with Erna Low before you travel.


Why pre-book your Samoëns ski passes with Erna Low?

Value

We offer a price match guarantee, so you know you're getting the best deal.

Convenience

Receive your passes before you go, meaning less queuing and more time skiing.

Knowledge

We can advise you on the best pass to suit your skiing style and ability.

 


Samoëns ski pass special offers

We often have ski pass offers available, including early booking discounts, free upgrades and free child passes. Our ski pass offers change throughout the season, so please see the Special Offers tab above for information on our latest ski pass special offers.


You will be given the option to add ski passes during the online booking process; however, if you have already booked your ski accommodation with Erna Low, please contact us directly to book your ski passes, or use the search option below to find ski pass rates for this resort.

 

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Ski rental

Pre-book your ski equipment rental through Erna Low for the ultimate in value and convenience.  We carefully choose our rental partners to ensure that you get the best equipment, the best value and, with multiple rental locations in most of our resorts, the most convenient location to ensure you get to spend less time sorting out your gear and more time on the slopes.

Samoëns Ski Rental Locations

Samoens ski rental locations

Why book your ski hire through Erna Low?

Value

We offer a price match guarantee, so you know you're getting the best deal.

Convenience

Several rental locations in most of our resorts for your convenience.

Choice

We offer a range of equipment options for all standards of skier & rider.

Knowledge

We can advise you on the best equipment to suit your skiing style.


You will be given the option to add ski rental during the online booking process; however, if you have already booked your ski accommodation with Erna Low, please contact us directly to book your ski equipment, or use the search option below to find rental rates for your preferred destination.

 


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Ski schools

Ski school 360 Phone +33 (0)4 50 53 38 92 Fax +33 (0)4 50 47 93 25 resasamoens@ecoledeski360.com
French ski school ESFPhone +33 (0)4 50 34 43 12 Phone +33 (0)4 50 34 40 86 Fax +33 (0)4 50 34 17 22 info@esfsamoens.com
ZigZag International ski school Phone +33 (0)6 86 66 07 21 info@zigzagski.com

Travel info

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 kmLyon - 195 km

Top 3 Accommodations

Alexane Exterior View
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Average: 4 (1 vote)
Les Fermes de Samoens image 1
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Average: 3 (1 vote)

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