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    French phrases to sound like a pro on the slopes

    It’s been years since GCSE French – and while you may remember “Bonjour!” your linguistic skills don’t extend much further than that. Of course, in the luxury ski chalet of Ferme du Ciel, you’ll be looked after by English-speaking staff, […]

     
  • 4 Alpine dishes to try on your skiing holiday

    There’s nothing like a day on the slopes to work up an appetite – and we at Ferme du Ciel know that well. That’s why our talented chef will prepare a delicious, warming menu to satisfy you while you stay […]

     
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    What should you pack for your French Alps skiing holiday?

    To get the most out of your French Alps skiing trip, you need to bring the right gear and equipment with you. While skis, snowboards, and safety equipment are available to guests, you want to bring the proper clothing to […]

     
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    The ultimate romantic get-away

    There is nothing as spectacular as watching a snow-covered mountain while snuggled up next to your loved one in the heart of Le Grand Massif. Romantic get-aways are some of the best ways to get adventurous with your partner while […]

     
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    4 reasons why Samoëns is the perfect winter getaway for first timers

    A picturesque town in the heart of the French Alps with spectacular views of world-famous Mont Blanc, it’s easy to see why Samoëns has become a popular destination. Stunning scenery, fantastic snow and ski runs for all abilities, this paradise […]

     
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    3 essential items to pack for a winter break in Samoëns

    Picturesque Samoëns in Le Grand Massif has long been a mecca for those who like to ski over the winter months. With stunning scenery, awesome snow and a choice of runs for all abilities, it is a great place to […]

     
  • Visiting a ski resort in the summer

    Visiting a ski resort in the summer

    Whilst most people visit Le Grand Massif for their annual ski holiday, there are a great many reasons to buck the trend and plan a visit in the summer. Through the winter months, popular ski resorts are bustling with enthusiastic […]

     
  • Winter in Le Grand Massif

    Winter in Le Grand Massif

    Whether you are looking for a family-friendly luxury holiday or a quick couple’s weekend away, a popular holiday destination this winter is the town of Samoëns, in Le Grand Massif. Located in the centre of the French Alps, Samoëns offers […]

     
  • A family-friendly luxury holiday

    A family-friendly luxury holiday

    Welcome to your winter paradise. Nestled in a particularly refined region of the French Alps sits Grand Massif – home of the ideal luxury vacation for families this winter. Situated just an hour away from Geneva, we are pleased to […]