Chalet Morzine blog

We aim to keep you informed of new events, the all important weather forecast, anecdotes of running a chalet, helpful tips and travelling advice and anything else fun and exciting that happens in the lives of Chalet Morzine. View everything we’ve ever written in the blog archive.

Mtb news

The Pleney Gondola will be closed this summer. Please read the following official statement from the tourist office. The Pleney gondola will be replaced with new lift equipment for winter 2013/14. This key new lift will provide improved capacity and better access to the winter ski area and for summer Mountain Biking in Morzine . […]

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Not just about skiing!

If you are one of the party who doesn’t like skiing….don’t despair there are many other activities to do in Morzine.  Randonnee skiing, where you walk up the mountain and then just ski gently down, is a great way to get exercise and enjoy the mountain air too.  Or you could join a snow shoe […]

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The fantastic winter so far

It has been a fantastic winter so far, with amazing snow.  Loads of snow to dump down here in Morzine Avoriaz on Saturday so it just keeps on coming!  Roll on a great February.  For all the uptodate snow reports, check out www.yr.no.

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The Snow is on its way!

Under 3 weeks until the season officially starts and the snow is ‘au rendezvous’.  Huge dumps are expected this week, so if you want to keep your eye on the weather, keep the following websites to hand: www.yr.no and www.snow-forecast.com.  If you want a more birds-eye view of the resort, then check all of our webcams on […]

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New investment in Morzine Avoriaz ski area

The investment in the Morzine-Avoriaz ski area continues.  The biggie….the Prodains cable car is finally being replaced by a state of the art cable car, one of only 6 in the world.  More comfort, more speed and more importantly more people up the mountain in a much quicker space of time.  The new site is […]

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Easter Skiing!

Well, what a successful season this is shaping up to be for Chalet Morzine.   Only 3 weeks remaining availability for our coming Winter ski  season 2013.  Thank you so much to our repeat customers who put faith in us year after year.  Over 40% returning business, which we are really proud of….. So if […]

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Center parcs magic in Morzine

Read all about the new Center Parcs in Morzine-Avoriaz in the guardian:  (don’t forget to pack your swimmers this Winter!). http://www.guardian.co.uk/travel/2012/aug/10/europe-highest-waterpark-alps-avoriaz Europe’s highest waterpark – making a splash in the Alps One of the water runs at Aquariaz in the French Alps. The highest waterpark in Europe’s has just opened in France’s Avoriaz resort, offering […]

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Morzine music festivals galore!

For 5 days, from the 24th to the 28th of March; the 12 French -Swiss Resorts of the Portes du soleil, rocked to the rhythms of the ‘Rock the Pistes Festival’ 2012.  A variety of free open air concerts taking place all over the pistes of the portes du soleil, from Morzine, Avoriaz, Les Gets […]

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Powder days!

The snow has been fantastic this season so far in Morzine-Avoriaz and it still keeps on coming.  After mega snowfalls over Christmas and New Year it has kept gently snowing on and off throughout the whole of January, yet temperatures have been quite mild.  However, the thermometer is set to go well under zero to […]

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New Chalet Morzine website launched!

New Chalet Morzine website launched!

After literally years of talking about it, getting the videos and pictures done, the content written and finding the all important digital agency to do it… Chalet Morzine finally has a brand new website!! Lots of blood, sweat and tears have gone into making a brand new look, logo, and overall feel for our chalet […]

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