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14 Alpine Activities for an Exciting Summer Holiday

Posted on May 31, 2022 in Latest News

Summer MTB Holidays in Morzine – More Mountain

Day to day work and family life can be hectic. The constant juggling of roles, chores and responsibilities can become very draining, after a while. That’s why a change of scenery, summer holidays and in particular family holidays are so valued. Time together is precious and as all individuals, couples and families are unique, hence […]

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COVID 19 – Travelling to French Ski Resorts 2022

Posted on January 13, 2022 in Latest News

Updated:[09/03/2022] As of February 12, 2022 there are no restrictions for fully vaccinated travellers coming into France PLUS the Vaccine Pass (Pass Sanitaire) and mask-wearing requirements will be removed on March 14 2022. For the most up to date information re. travel to France visit the French Consulate Website AMBA for more information here. We […]

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Health And Beauty In Morzine

Posted on January 4, 2022 in Latest News

Visiting the mountains is not just about adrenaline fuelled descents, followed by booze fuelled dancing on tables. Sometimes you just have to stop and chill out, or simply take some time to be good to yourself. Morzine has lots of ways to do this, from sports massages, spa days and pamper sessions. In this post […]

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Special Occasion Cakes in Morzine

Posted on November 8, 2021 in Food

Are you looking for a special occasion cake in Morzine? We have the perfect solution to get your personalised birthday or celebration cake here… Apeeling cakes are all about delicious, yummy cakes, biscuits, cupcakes, muffins and anything else that you can bake. Sarah, owner, founder and baker, has always had a love for baking. Inspired […]

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What’s New this Winter in Morzine – 2022

Posted on November 3, 2021 in Latest News

After confirmation that lifts will open this winter, we can now get excited about welcoming you all to the resort! We can’t wait to have you back in the mountains to discover or rediscover all it has to offer this winter season. The Morzine and Avoriaz ski domains are in the heart of Europe’s largest […]

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5 Reasons to Book a Massage during a Ski Holiday

Posted on October 27, 2021 in Latest News

Massage is an excellent solution to aches and pains created on Morzine’s ski slopes. Whether you are a beginner, annual skier or seasoned pro, skiing is one of the best ways to enjoy winter. It’s now just under 50 days until the lifts open here in the Portes du Soleil and we are definitely getting […]

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Tour de France – Morzine 2022

Posted on October 15, 2021 in Latest News

The Tour de France is coming to Morzine for the first time in 6 years putting Morzine on the Tour map for the 21st time. 47 years ago Morzine hosted one of the most famous bike races for the first time. Yesterday, it was announced that the Tour de France will once again come to […]

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What’s on in Morzine Summer 2022

Posted on February 17, 2021 in Latest News

summer morzine 2017

Many people that visit Morzine during the winter don’t realise how good it is during the summer! Every summer, Morzine hosts lots of events and puts on loads of activities to enjoy. And this year is no exception!! From the Tour de France, to Harley Days, Pass’Portes to the Summer Spartan, there is something for […]

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Flexi Catering Options & Meal Delivery Services

Posted on November 2, 2020 in Food

Ski holidays and catered chalets go hand in hand. Not needing to worry about food shopping, cooking, and the inevitable washing up is an excellent draw for most people. However, did you know that a self-catered holiday doesn’t have to mean slaving away over a stove every night? Self-catering is great for giving you control […]

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Why is it safe to ski this winter?

Posted on November 1, 2020 in Latest News

Worried About Booking a Winter Ski Holiday For 2020-2021 Season - snowy mountains

Worried About Booking A Winter Ski Holiday For 20/21 Season? Here’s A Helpful Guide To Why It Is Safe To Ski This Winter If you love winter holidays in snowy locations, this is the time of the year when the focus switches to all things alpine. Checking out the snow reports and sneaking a peek […]

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Top 6 Family Activities to do in Morzine this Summer

Posted on July 16, 2020 in Latest News

Planning your activities this summer? It can be a minefield. If you only have a week to spend here in Morzine this summer, you want to get as much out of your stay here as possible, especially at the moment! “We are coming for a week, there is so much to do so what would […]

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Driving To Morzine [updated for 2022]

Posted on May 16, 2020 in Latest News

Morzine is just over an hour from Geneva airport, but with the uncertainty of air travel, and the constant cancellations and baggage cock ups, especially in the UK, many people will be driving to the mountains for their next holiday. Located in the Northern French Alps, Morzine is one of the closest ski resorts to […]

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What is it Like to do the Spartan Race in Morzine?

Posted on February 21, 2020 in Latest News

spartan race morzine chain

The Spartan Race is a gruelling obstacle race that offers different courses for different levels of fitness. The Spartan Race has taken place in Morzine durning the summer for a few years now and sees thousands of people from all over the world take on the challenge. There are three different courses to choose from: […]

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Family Ski Holidays: The Ultimate Guide

Posted on January 24, 2020 in Latest News

family ski holiday

Family ski holidays are great fun, but with a little planning and guidance, the experience can be made even better. In this blog we are going to give you loads of top tips and we will be covering the following topics to help you make your next family ski holiday one to remember: Choosing The […]

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The Joys Of Off-Piste Skiing In Morzine

Posted on November 9, 2019 in Latest News

The joys of off-piste skiing and snowboarding

Words and photos by George Treble from Avoriaz Alpine Ski School. Les Portes du Soleil ski area is one of the biggest linked networks in the world.  With more than 650 km of marked pistes and about 200 lifts in total, spread over 14 valleys and about 1,036 square kilometres (400 sq mi), this Alpine wonderland is an […]

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Why Do People Go Skiing? – All the answers

Posted on November 1, 2019 in Latest News

why do people ski - cord

The question of why do people go skiing? Is a perfectly valid question. If you were to describe the process to someone that has never heard of skiing, it would sound pretty bizarre. “We go out in the cold, attach planks to our feet, sit on a chair suspended above the ground that takes us […]

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The Best Times to Go Skiing in the French Alps: A Guide

Posted on October 20, 2019 in Latest News

Super Morzine Sunshine in Avoriaz

If you only have one week to enjoy your winter holiday, then you should choose a time that is going to suit you best. Different times of the ski or boarding season in the French Alps have upsides and downsides, depending on what’s important to you. Late December has the buzz of the festive season […]

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Alternative Summer Holidays: Beach vs Mountain

Posted on September 9, 2019 in Latest News

Summer MTB Holidays in Morzine – More Mountain

It is no secret that the mountains are popular destinations for winter holidays. But, during the summer most people head to beach resorts. The thing about beach holidays is that people tend to have the same experiences each time they go on them. Not much has changed over the years, apart from beach resorts being […]

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Self Catered Properties in Morzine for Cyclists

Posted on July 4, 2019 in Latest News

Catered summer holidays in Morzine are great, but what if you want a bit more independence? We have some great self catered properties in Morzine for cyclists too. These properties have secure garages to keep your bikes safe, with plenty of space to tinker with them. What to Expect Going self catered gives you the […]

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Summer in Morzine for Everyone

Posted on April 17, 2019 in Latest News

Summer Activity Holidays, Hiking in Morzine – More Mountain

Morzine isn’t just an amazing place to be when the mountains are covered in snow. It is also fantastic during the summer months. Once the snow has gone, the landscape is transformed in to lush green meadows that become a different kind of alpine playground. The range of activities available is huge and diverse. There […]

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Morzine in Winter: The Ultimate Guide

Posted on January 28, 2019 in Latest News

We have recently published our ultimate guide to Summer in Morzine. We thought that we should continue the theme with the ultimate guide to Morzine in Winter . Morzine is often overlooked for winter holidays, as people tend to think the Morzine is too low and we don’t get enough snow. This is a common […]

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6 Ways to Enjoy New Year’s Eve in Morzine

Posted on December 16, 2018 in Latest News

New Year’s Eve in Morzine is huge! But, don’t think it is just about going clubbing all night. There are lots of events happening that are suitable for everyone, to make New Year’s Eve in Morzine one to remember. The snow in the valley and on the mountains will be lit up with spectacular fireworks, […]

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Our favourite restaurants in Morzine

Posted on December 9, 2018 in Latest News

restaurants in morzine

There are so many restaurants in Morzine, picking one can be quite a tough task! If you’re here staying in one of our luxury apartments or chalets, the last thing you want to be doing is wandering the streets looking for somewhere to eat. So we’ve had a little look at what’s on offer to […]

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Where to Eat and What to do at Christmas in Morzine

Posted on November 9, 2018 in Latest News

snowy Morzine in winter

We all love a white Christmas but, unfortunately, staying in the UK means your chances of having snowball fights and making snow angels are quite slim as the snow is never quite guaranteed. However, when you have Christmas in Morzine you can expect loads of snow to play in. Morzine just happens to be located […]

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Why Learning To Ski As An Adult Isn’t Scary

Posted on August 20, 2018 in Latest News

learn to ski

Should I go skiing? Am I too old to learn? Is it too late? Will I be freezing? Am I going to get injured? Skiing is not your everyday activity. The thought of sticking two long, slippery planks to your feet and setting off downhill with no brakes can bring up the most terrifying of […]

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Top tips for hiking in Morzine

Posted on August 13, 2018 in Latest News

hiking in Morzine

When visiting Morzine during the summer, many of our guests like to go hiking. Hiking is a great way to see the best views in the alps. Depending on where you go, you can have amazing views of Mont Blanc, Lake Geneva, Les Dents du Midi and lots of cows. Getting out on the hiking […]

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Morzine Nightlife: Top Tips for your stay

Posted on August 6, 2018 in Latest News

morzine nightlife

Enjoying everything a destination has to offer is a big part of your holiday. Therefore, once your day on the mountain has finished, you may want to have a few drinks. Whether you just fancy a cheeky pint or want to “go large”, Morzine Nightlife has you covered. However, you need to know where to […]

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Holiday in Morzine: Insider Tips

Posted on July 9, 2018 in Latest News

There are lots of blogs on this site to prepare you for your holiday in Morzine. The main two are the Ultimate guide to Winter and the ultimate guide to Summer. But in this blog, I want to give you some extra insider tips that come from our observations over the years. Pick travel time […]

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Summer in Morzine: Les Gorges du Pont de Diable

Posted on June 24, 2018 in Latest News

summer in Morzine

Summer in Morzine isn’t just access to world class mountain bike trails, there is actually quite a lot to do. You will see this in our ultimate guide to summer in Morzine. This will give you a good idea of how you can keep busy (or not) on your summer holiday. Morzine is also a […]

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Restaurants in Morzine: A Change from Cheese…..

Posted on June 17, 2018 in Latest News

Lots of people consider eating great food to be part of their holiday. Fondue, Raclette and Tartiflette are just some of the local specialities served in restaurants in Morzine. We love all of these cheesy delicacies, but sometimes we crave a clean and healthy option for dinner. You may be aware that French restaurants are […]

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Your Self Catered Holiday Made Easy

Posted on June 5, 2018 in Latest News

Catered chalet holidays are great, chalet hosts to cook and clean for you. In the winter they drive you to and from the slopes and are a wealth of knowledge about the resort. However, self catered holidays may suit the make up of your group and what you want from your holiday more. If this […]

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Morzine Mountain Biking Bucket List

Posted on June 4, 2018 in Latest News

Morzine MTB bucket list

During the summer, Morzine is mountain bike heaven. There are fantastic trails easily accessible from the Pleney and Super Morzine lifts. But the fact that Morzine is located in the Portes du Soleil, means that there are many more trails that you need to try. So here is what we believe to be the Morzine […]

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Morzine Summer Away Days

Posted on June 4, 2018 in Latest News

Summer Morzine

We are always talking about how Morzine is the perfect destination for catered and self catered holidays. But it is a great base to explore other fantastic places from too. Here are a few ideas for days away you might want to consider during your Morzine summer holiday. Yvoire Yvoire is a medieval village on […]

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Summer Skiing in Morzine

Posted on April 1, 2018 in Latest News

Summer skiing Morzine

Published on 1st April 2018 Yes you read that correctly, this news comes straight from the Mairie of Morzine. We are getting year round skiing in Morzine! Why and How? Summer is getting more and more popular in Morzine. With the huge range of things to do in the summer, Morzine is a natural playground […]

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6 Ways to Discover the Morzine you didn’t know

Posted on March 13, 2018 in Latest News

Hiking Morzine

So you have been to Morzine. You have your favourite piste, hiking or mountain bike trail. You’ve drunk the genepi and bought a novelty t-shirt. You have done it all haven’t you? Think again! It takes a few visits to get to know Morzine and its surrounding areas properly. Whether it is working out the […]

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Bringing your dog to Morzine

Posted on March 12, 2018 in Latest News

If you can’t imagine leaving your dog at home when you go on holiday, a trip to Morzine is definitely worth considering. Bringing your dog to Morzine is a great way to bring the whole family on holiday. Reasons to Bring your dog to Morzine 1. Location Morzine is one of the most northerly resorts […]

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Events in Morzine Summer 2019

Posted on February 20, 2018 in Latest News

Forget the Snow : What Is Summer in the Alps Like?

With the best snow conditions in years, we are having an amazing winter in Morzine, so we don’t really want it to end. However, we are really looking forward to the summer in Morzine. With all the usual activities available and fantastic events, summer 2019 is going to be a good one. Here are the […]

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10 ways to get wet in Morzine

Posted on February 12, 2018 in Latest News


Morzine is a natural playground nestled in the French alps, just a short drive from Geneva. During the summer it is known for its excellent mountain biking and hiking trails. But we have more than just perfect dusty trails carved on to the side of a mountain. Sometimes during your visit, you may want to […]

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Catered Mountain Bike Chalet in Morzine

Posted on February 12, 2018 in Latest News

Mountain biking Morzine

Catered Mountain Bike Chalet in Morzine If you are a mountain biker and haven’t ridden in Morzine yet, you are missing a trick. Morzine is located in the Portes du Soleil, which has thousands of kilometers of mountain bike trails. Whether you are in to enduro or downhill, there is something for you. At More […]

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The Truth About Snowmaggedon

Posted on January 23, 2018 in Latest News


You may have seen a few photos in the British press and on the internet of ski resorts cut off and resorts closed. Usually they come with a dramatic headline such as “Worst weather in the alps in living memory!” or “Worst avalanche risk since records began!”. The Reality The truth is, yes, Morzine has […]

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Morzine for Advanced Skiers and Snowboarders

Posted on January 22, 2018 in Latest News

Morzine for advanced skiers and snowboarders

Morzine for Advanced Skiers and Snowboarders In previous blogs we have talked about how staying in Morzine is great for families and beginners. But what about those of you that are beyond snow ploughing and the falling leaf? Well, Morzine is for advanced skiers and snowboarders too. Us Brits love Morzine, and it is easy […]

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15 Reasons Why Morzine is Best for Beginners

Posted on January 15, 2018 in Latest News

Ask any skier or boarder where their first ski or boarding holiday was and they will be able to tell you instantly. A first winter holiday is something you will never forget and that’s why finding a resort which is best for beginners is so important. Statistically, you learn more in that first week, than […]

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Will it Snow in Morzine?

Posted on December 31, 2017 in Latest News

Morzine snow

Will it Snow in Morzine? One of the most common questions we get during the winter is “Will it snow in Morzine?”. We do know a lot about Morzine and its surrounding areas, but this is a very difficult question to answer. Unfortunately we usually know as much as the person asking the question on […]

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Best Blue Runs in Morzine and Avoriaz

Posted on December 27, 2017 in Latest News

Morzine is great for skiers and snowboarders at all levels. Its pistes are especially good if you are a beginner to winter sports or a complete first timer. I will outline the best blue runs in Morzine and Avoriaz for you to cut your teeth on, just like I did for beginner mountain bike runs […]

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The Delights of Toffee Vodka

Posted on December 12, 2017 in Food

The Delights of Toffee Vodka If you have spent any amount of time in the French alps in the winter, you will probably be familiar with the delights of Toffee Vodka. For the uninitiated, toffee vodka is a traditional mountain drink and has been the creator of many good nights and bad mornings over the […]

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Mountain Restaurants for Non-Skiers

Posted on December 12, 2017 in Food

restaurants for skiers and non-skiers

Mountain Restaurants for Non-Skiers Often our chalets or apartments are taken by grand parents, parents and kids all with their own idea of the perfect mountain holiday. The mountains around Morzine have a lot more to offer than just skiing and snowboarding. So what happens when non-skiers want to have a nice mountain lunch with […]

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Christmas in Morzine

Posted on December 1, 2017 in Latest News

christmas in Morzine

Christmas in Morzine We are experiencing the best snow conditions for years here in the Portes du Soleil. This is great news for those of you spending Christmas in Morzine in one of our chalets or apartments. But the fun doesn’t stop once you are back in Morzine village. The tourist office, along with with […]

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Get The Morzine Experience

Posted on December 1, 2017 in Latest News


Get the Morzine Experience Morzine is a fantastic place with loads of things to do winter and summer. We are more than a little bit proud of where we live and love showing it off. From our time here we have acquired a lot of information that will help our guests get the Morzine experience. […]

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Avoriaz Winter 2017/18

Posted on November 6, 2017 in Latest News


Avoriaz Winter 2017/18 Perched above Morzine on the Ardoisiere cliffs sits Avoriaz. For the uninitiated, Avoriaz is a purpose built ski resort built in the 1960s. Its neo-rustic design is an attempt to hide it from those looking up from Morzine, camouflaging it against its surroundings. For those familiar to Avoriaz, aesthetically speaking you either […]

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Winter 2017 – 2018 in Morzine

Posted on September 21, 2017 in Latest News


Winter 2017 – 2018 in Morzine If you are familiar with Morzine, you will know that there is always something going on. Winter 2017 – 2018 in Morzine is no different, not only are there lots of things for skiers and non skiers to do, but there are music festivals and themed weeks to keep […]

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Exciting New Developments for Morzine and Avoriaz

Posted on September 21, 2017 in Latest News

Express Morzine Avoriaz

Exiting New Developments for Morzine and Avoriaz There has been a lot of talk for a few years now about exciting new lift and telecabine developments for Morzine and Avoriaz. When people hear about the proposed plans, the usual reactions are “really?!…. will it actually happen though?” and “that would be awesome if they do […]

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Get The Morzine Experience

Posted on September 20, 2017 in Latest News


Get the Morzine Experience Morzine is a fantastic place with loads of things to do winter and summer. We are more than a little bit proud of where we live and love showing it off. From our time here we have acquired a lot of information that will help our guests get the Morzine experience. […]

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The Portes du Soleil Circuit

Posted on September 8, 2017 in Latest News

The passport du soleil circuit

The Portes du Soleil Circuit During your visit to Morzine this winter you may want to take on the Portes du Soleil Circuit. For those of you unfamiliar with the area, the Portes du Soleil straddles the French – Swiss border. It has 650km of groomed runs linking 12 different resorts, making it the largest […]

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Your First Trip to Morzine – The Village

Posted on September 6, 2017 in Latest News

Morzine in snow

Your First Trip to Morzine – The Village In this short series of blogs, we are going to tell you what you need to know to give you a head start before your first trip to Morzine. This blog is a “cheat sheet” to Morzine village itself, it is a quick guide to where to […]

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A to Z of Morzine

Posted on August 24, 2017 in Latest News

A to Z of Morzine

A to Z of Morzine If you have been keeping up with our Facebook page you will have seen our A to Z of Morzine. This was a list of things to look out for during your winter or summer holiday in Morzine. For those of who you missed these Facebook posts, I have listed […]

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Beginner Downhill Mountain Bike Trails in Morzine

Posted on August 5, 2017 in Latest News

Beginner mountain bike trails Morzine

Beginner Mountain bike trails in Morzine If you have never been mountain biking in the alps before and you are coming to Morzine during the summer, you may want to have a look at our blog to see what to expect. However here is a list of the best beginner downhill mountain bike trails in […]

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Hikes and Mountain Bike Rides from Morzine

Posted on July 18, 2017 in Latest News

Hike Bike Morzine

Hikes and Mountain Bike Rides from Morzine – The Chapel Run Our guests often ask us where to find good hikes and mountain bike rides from Morzine. There are plenty of trails around Morzine for mountain biking and hiking in the summer. A great route we like to take when we fancy an afternoon pedal […]

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Private Chef in Morzine – Alps 2 Atlantic

Posted on May 24, 2017 in Latest News

Private chef Morzine

Private Chef in Morzine – Alps 2 Atlantic Whether you want to be looked after all week or just want a to book a for a special occasion. Hiring a private chef in Morzine during your self catered holiday is a great option. We met up with Dan and Ruth from Alps 2 Atlantic slushy […]

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Fly Fishing in Morzine

Posted on May 23, 2017 in Latest News


Fly Fishing in Morzine There are many things to do in Morzine in the summer, but we have to admit at More Mountain we are usually charging down a mountain on a bike. This makes it very easy for us to miss some of the more relaxed sports available, for example Fly Fishing in Morzine. […]

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Private Chef in Morzine – Chez Toi

Posted on May 23, 2017 in Food

private chef

Private Chef in Morzine – Chez Toi Going self catered on your holiday is a great option for those not wanting the full catered chalet experience. Self catered guests like a bit more flexibility. This means that they can have nice lazy mornings, cook for themselves or visit a different restaurant every night. But what […]

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How to Have a Flatter Tummy: Science Says Eat More Cheese

Posted on May 15, 2017 in Food

How to Have a Flatter Tummy: Science Says Eat More Cheese

Now that’s a title you don’t read every day. Don’t worry this isn’t a cheese-induced dream! For years we have been told that eating too much cheese isn’t good for us and now we have scientific facts to say otherwise – science now says eat more cheese. I personally am over the moon about this […]

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The Taste of the French Alps – Fondue

Posted on May 1, 2017 in Food


Fondue, a Mountain Speciality The Portes du Soleil area of the Alps stretches across France and Switzerland. This means that some Swiss dishes such as fondue are very popular over the the border. More Mountain are based in Morzine, which located on the French side of the Portes du Soleil. Our location is great for […]

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Forget the Snow : What Is Summer in the Alps Like?

Posted on April 20, 2017 in Latest News

All skiers and boarders know that the Alps offer a truly magical destination in winter. That’s why so many flock here to enjoy the snow and soak up the vibrant atmosphere. Then once the trip is over, they return home and don’t think about the Alps again until the following winter. Does that sound familiar? […]

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Walks from Morzine

Posted on March 26, 2017 in Latest News

There are loads of hikes available from Morzine in the summer. But what if you don’t want to take on a mountain but still want to stretch your legs? Well there are many walks from Morzine to keep you suitably occupied. Parc de Dereche The river Dranse runs through the centre of Morzine all the […]

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Hiking in Morzine in Summer

Posted on March 26, 2017 in Latest News

Hiking Morzine

Hiking in Morzine in Summer Visitors to Morzine have many activities to choose from in the summer. But one of the most popular activities after mountain biking is hiking. Hiking in Morzine in summer is so popular because of the huge range of routes available. From short routes straight from your chalet door, to mega […]

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Mountain Biking in Morzine

Posted on March 10, 2017 in Latest News

Mountain biking in Morzine

Mountain Biking in Morzine Mountain biking is becoming more and more popular these days. Anyone who has visited one of the many UK trail centres on a bank holiday will know this. Mountain biking is undoubtably great fun and is a brilliant way of seeing the countryside while getting some exercise and and an adrenaline […]

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Why Morzine Is the Perfect Winter Holiday Destination for Families

Posted on February 27, 2017 in Latest News


For most busy families, a winter holiday represents a precious opportunity to relax and spend quality time together without the day to day distractions of daily life. And it all starts with finding that perfect destination to create those treasured memories. But with so much information out there and so little time to research, as […]

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Morzine – Avoriaz Splitboarding Adventure

Posted on February 24, 2017 in Latest News

Morzine - Avoriaz Splitboarding Adventure

Introduction to Ski Touring and Splitboarding in Avoriaz We are huge fans of splitboarding at More Mountain. A splitboard is a snowboard that splits in to two skis that allow you to hike up to the top of a mountain. To stop yourself sliding back down the mountain, you stick climbing skins to the base […]

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Snowboard Lessons in Morzine with MINT Snowboarding

Posted on January 29, 2017 in Latest News

Snowboard Lessons in Morzine with MINT Snowboarding MINT Snowboarding was set up by Tammy Esten in 2006 providing Snowboard lessons in Morzine. The guys at Mint are a passionate bunch, driven by their love of spreading the word of snowboarding. Tammy’s enthusiastic instructors are super professional and qualified to the highest level. They teach at […]

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Ski Lessons in Morzine with Billski

Posted on January 23, 2017 in Latest News

Ski lessons Morzine

Ski Lessons in Morzine with Billski Billy has been skiing in the Portes du Soleil since he was four years old and he was one of the youngest BASI qualified instructors. He started Billski in 2007 to provide ski and snowboard lessons in Morzine for all ages and abilities. We love his enthusiasm and relaxed […]

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REAL Snowboarding Lessons in Morzine

Posted on January 16, 2017 in Latest News

snowparking holidays in morzine

Real Snowboarding, Snowboard Lessons in Morzine When you meet Barry Parker and Dave Crozier of REAL Snowboarding, you can’t help but be impressed by their passion and energy for the sport. These guys are highly qualified snowboard instructors that teach all over the world at all levels, from olympic champs to school kids and also […]

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Activities for Non-Skiers in Morzine

Posted on December 30, 2016 in Food

Catered Chalets Morzine. Snowboard c

9 things to do in Morzine for Non-Skiers There is more to Morzine than skiing and snowboarding in the winter! With this in mind, we have compiled a list of 9 things to do for non-skiers, those fancying a day off the mountain or those just wanting a new mountain experience! Number 1 : Night […]

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Skiing and Snowboarding Activities in Morzine

Posted on December 29, 2016 in Latest News

Catered chalet holidays in Morzine

Do you want to get the most out of your skiing and snowboarding holiday? Cruising the blues and ticking off the black runs while skiing and snowboarding is great, but there are many other ways to enjoy yourself on the ski slopes of Morzine and the Portes du Soleil. Using personal experience and a bit […]

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Early Snow in Morzine, a Ski and Snowboard Heaven

Posted on November 15, 2016 in Latest News

Early Snow in Morzine

Early Snow in Morzine It has been snowing in Morzine! We had to clear windscreens and de-ice the locks on the Land Rover everyday last week. This time last year we were hiking in shorts and T-shirts and this early snow in Morzine and the Portes du Soleil has got us all excited for skiing […]

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Christmas Gifts for Skiers and Snowboarders

Posted on November 11, 2016 in Latest News

Christmas gift ideas for skiers and snowboarders

Stuck for Christmas ideas this festive season? Are you struggling for Christmas gift ideas for the skier or snowboarder in your life? Well don’t worry; here at More Mountain in Morzine, we have compiled a list of realistic gift ideas to help you find something for your loved ones planning a winter holiday. Number 1 […]

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Morzine vs. Méribel: Which is the Better Ski Resort?

Posted on September 16, 2016 in Latest News

When it comes to ski resorts, and French ones at that, you’ll be hard pushed to find two more popular destinations with British skiers than Méribel and Morzine. And, if you’ve found your way here, you’re probably finding it hard to choose between the two… Sound familiar? Don’t worry, it happens. Plus, if this is […]

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For the love of Pass’Portes!

Posted on January 11, 2016 in Latest News

Pass’Portes du Soleil – what’s it all about? One of the busiest and most popular weekends in the Portes du Soleil calendar is the Pass’Portes weekend. It’s one of More Mountain’s favourite weekends of the year and our luxury chalets, with their bike storage, hot tubs and close proximity to the lifts, are the ideal place […]

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Torico Tips: MTB Tyre Selection

Posted on July 14, 2014 in Latest News

This is the first in a series of blog posts produced by More Mountain in partnership with our friends at Torico Performance Bike Store in Morzine. Together we’ll be covering the topics surrounding mountain biking in Morzine and the Portes Du Soleil area so you can get the most out of your mountain biking holiday. […]

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White Water Rafting with Frogs: The Faces

Posted on July 3, 2014 in Latest News

Yesterday we went on our annual team white water rafting trip with Frogs Rafting and had a fantastic time as we always do! During the summer, Frogs operate just outside Morzine on the River Dranse and offer rafting, hydrospeeding (think floating down the river head first with a float and flippers on!) and canyoning trips. […]

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More Mountain go splitboarding up the Tete Du Bostan

Posted on February 18, 2014 in Latest News

Last week I decided to give splitboarding a go for the first time so I hired a board and set out for an adventure with Jon and Figsy the dog! If you’re unaware of what a splitboard is, here is a quick explanation; it’s a snowboard that splits down the middle to form two skis. […]

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Attending an Avalanche Awareness Course with Mint Snowboarding

Posted on January 27, 2014 in Latest News

If off-piste skiing or snowboarding is your thing then you’ve probably heard that this winter’s snow pack is far less stable than in recent years. This doesn’t necessarily mean that we must stay on-piste all season but it does mean that having more knowledge of avalanches and the topics surrounding them is definitely a good […]

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Our #MyMountainFix Photo Contest – Week 1 to 3 Round Up

Posted on January 10, 2014 in Latest News

This winter we have been running a weekly #MyMountainFix photo contest for our catered chalet guests. All guests have to do to enter is take a photo of an awesome moment of their holiday and post it to either Facebook, Twitter or Instagram including #MyMountainFix in the caption and tagging More Mountain. Every Saturday we […]

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Sam in Whitelines

Posted on November 8, 2013 in Latest News

Ever wondered what it would be like to run your own luxury chalet and apartment business? Well now you can get an insight as More Mountain co-owner Sam breaks it down on the Whitelines website. She goes into the background of how More Mountain came to be, her day to day life, and what the […]

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River Rafting down the Dranse

Posted on June 17, 2013 in Latest News

Last week the More Mountain team were lucky enough to be invited for an afternoon of river rafting with Jeremy and Nat from Frogs Rafting. Fearlessly, myself, Laura, Rick and Jen volunteered – it’s a tough life! Our trip started at the Frogs Rafting HQ to get kitted out in wetsuits, boots, life jackets and […]

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More Mountain Morzine in The Guardian last week…. Slushy Madness!

Posted on February 28, 2012 in Latest News

Susan Greenwood, writes about the More Mountain Subvert Slushy Social which is based out of our Morzine chalets in April every year. She gives a little bit of history as to where the Slushy all began, our alliance with Subvert and how the Slushy has become the new Morzine institution for discerning boarders (and a couple of skiers if they are honoured!) from the UK fridges.

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Summer Holidays in the Alps and Morzine

Posted on August 15, 2011 in Latest News

The Independent recently wrote the following article on Morzine and the Portes Du Soleil area, giving his tips on holidaying in Morzine and beyond. It gives you a great summary of what’s on offer in this breathtaking region of the French Alps.

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More Mountain in The Independent!

Posted on February 2, 2011 in Latest News

After 5 years of hard graft, More Mountain are really proud to have been featured in The Independent last Sunday in their “SnowTraveller” Supplement where their luxury chalet experience, fantastic hosts and great ski area of the Portes Du Soleil gets a big thumbs up!

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More Mountain in The Observer!

Posted on December 14, 2010 in Latest News

More Mountain were featured in The Observer as Number One out of a list of 10 Independent Chalet Companies worldwide, as being an amazing “owner ran” snow retreat!

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Avoriaz Facelift is well underway

Posted on October 28, 2010 in Latest News

Expansion work has begun in Avoriaz in Portes du Soleil, France. The project includes the creation of two new resort districts with new accommodation complexes and a large new waterpark.

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