Why choose SamoŽns?
A listed resort with a direct link to one of the finest sets of skiing slopes in France.
Located in the heart of the Haut-Giffre valley, just a forty-five minute drive from Geneva, the Haute-Savoie resort of SamoŽns embodies the authentic mountain town par excellence. It has been able to preserve its architecture while faced with major tourist trade development projects past and present.
The area around SamoŽns is set apart above all by its exceptionally rich heritage, but also by the fact that at an altitude of 720 m, the town and its nine hamlets are active and busy all year round. As well as recharging their batteries and getting away from it all, holidaymakers come here because there are so many things to do.
With its ďFamily plusĒ label awarded by Ski France, SamoŽns is an ideal destination for families, because it provides so many ďinclusiveĒ services and products to make their stay that much simpler and more pleasant.
Although SamoŽns is very popular with adepts of cocooning and dilettante mountaineers, it is nonetheless a resort that provides plenty of sports activities.
In the heart of the Grand Massif ski slopes, that include the resorts of Morillon, Flaine, Sixt Fer ŗ Cheval and Les Carroz, it features 265 km of pistes, at altitudes ranging from 900 to 2,500 m, in one of the finest sectors of the Alps. To add to its superb scenery, the region gets plenty of snow throughout the winter season, thanks to its geographical situation. Its ski slopes are as suitable for beginners as they are for seasoned winter sports enthusiasts of all types, and they are every bit as good as many bigger resortsÖ
THE GRAND MASSIF
265 km of pistes linking the 5 resorts in the Grand Massif (Sixt Fer ŗ Cheval, Les Carroz, Flaine, Morillon and SamoŽns), 78 skilifts, 1 snowpark and 2 play areas: different modules, pistes with varying levels of difficulty, regular entertainment, restaurants, shops and servicesÖ Access to the slopes from the village in just 8 minutes via the Grand Massif Express!
Downhill Skiing description :
78 skilifts, 265 km of pistes in the following areas: SamoŽns + Morillon + Les Carroz + Sixt Fer ŗ Cheval + Flaine, Combes de Vernant and Les Grands Vans, 1 snowpark and 2 cool zones (play areas).