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    Visit the French Alps for a skiing holiday of a lifetime

    What could be better than taking a luxury ski holiday in a place where you can not only enjoy first-class skiing but where you can also stay in the beautiful surroundings of a superbly renovated 350-year old alpine barn deep […]

     
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    The beautiful heritage of Samoens

    We all deserve some time away from the busy schedules, dirty dishes and the harsh air of the city. The picturesque ancient village of Samoens dazzles with its chapels, hamlets, botanical gardens, and its radiant houses. Samoens offers intriguing appeal […]

     
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    Other things to do in Samoëns

    Samoëns is one of the best ski resorts in the world. With stunning scenery and a range of slopes to suit all abilities, skiers and snowboarders are guaranteed to have a great time. But what about those who don’t want […]

     
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    Classic food and drink of Samoëns: What to try

    Whether you’re visiting our famous ski chalets in Samoëns during the winter or are planning fresh Alpine air and hiking during the summer, our luxury catered chalet, located in the beautiful French Haute-Savoie region, is famous for its emphasis on […]

     
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    Spring in Samoëns

    Now is the time of year to plan a beautiful Spring break for 2020, so why not consider a Samoëns luxury ski chalet, just an hour away from Geneva airport, in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France? At a time […]

     
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    Things to pack for your winter break at Ferme du Ciel

    When you pack for a summer holiday, you bring important items like sun cream, sunglasses and swimsuits. But what do you need for a stay at Ferme du Ciel in the winter? – Swimsuit Yes, you still need your swimsuit. […]

     
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    Samoëns: Undoubtedly one of the best ski resorts in France

    Whether you’re new to the ski environment or a seasoned skier/snowboarder, Samoëns is undoubtedly one of the best value French resorts. When you opt for a winter ski holiday or summer mountain break in this pretty town, it’s not only […]

     
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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 […]