Morzine / Portes du Soleil

Morzine / Portes du Soleil Overview

Morzine is a traditional chalet-style town that is known for being family friendly and well suited to groups. It is one of the resorts that forms the huge Portes du Soleil ski circuit where you can ski over 600km of piste accessible via 208 lifts, great for any advanced skiers who wish to purchase the extended pass. The skiing in Morzine is ideal for beginners and intermediates, and the local slopes are mainly tree-lined. The area has specially designed snow parks for any snowboarders, having previously hosted the Snowboarding World Cup.

Morzine / Portes du Soleil Overview

Morzine / Portes du Soleil Après Ski

  • Pizza Night

    Subject range: Cultural, Food Technology

    What you’ll experience:

    A popular choice amongst the children and adults! A great way to end a long day on the slopes and socialise with one another.  

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    Each meal includes a soft drink.

  • Ice Hockey

    Subject range: Cultural, Winter Sports, Physical Education

    What you’ll experience:

    Watch a professional ice hockey match as one of your evening activities. This is a great chance to relax and enjoy an exciting event and support your favourite team!

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    For something different, subject to schedules you may be able to visit the ice rink so that your students can enjoy one of the regular hockey matches.

  • Cinema

    Subject range: Art, Cultural, Language

    What you’ll experience:

    A chance for students to rest their tired legs after a day on the slopes! This evening activity is entertaining and allows the group to improve their French language skills. The cinema is located in the resort which reduces the hassle of transport and travel time.

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    French versions of films only. 2-3 showings per day of recent releases, subject to availability. The cinema programme is released the week prior.

  • Swimming

    Subject range: Physical Education

    What you’ll experience:

    Enjoy some leisure time in the indoor heated swimming pool in the evenings. A great way to relax tired muscles after a long day on the slopes.

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    Please note at least 1 adult per 8 children must also be present and males are requested to wear speedos not shorts. Swim hats are also compulsory.

  • Ice Skating

    Subject range: Winter Sports, Physical Education

    What you’ll experience:

    Why not try a different winter sport as one of your evening entertainments? Ice skating is always a popular choice with pupils and a great way for them to socialise.

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    An open ice skating rink open in the winter season in the heart of Morzine! Open every day for the public to enjoy with music and lights.

  • Bowling Le Frederic

    Subject range: Physical Education

    What you’ll experience:

    A great way for students to have fun in the evening after a long day on the slopes.

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    Located in Morzine.

  • Disco Night

    Subject range: Cultural

    What you’ll experience:

     A disco night is always a great way for students to mingle and socialise after a day on the slopes.

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    Always popular as an end of week celebration! Includes a soft drink.

Morzine / Portes du Soleil Resort Facts

Resort facts:

Resort height 1000m 
Highest lift 2466m 
Vertical drop 1466m 
Total km of piste 125km 
Total no of ski runs 64 
Green 5
Blue 23 
Red 27 
Total no of lifts 49 
Gondolas/cable cars
Chair lifts 31 
Drag lifts 30 
Magic carpets 3
Longest run 11.5km
Lift pass covers Morzine and Les Gets area - Portes du Soleil pass at a supplement 
Glacier No 
Snowboarding facilities Free style area and cross district 
Snow making 60 snow cannons 
Transfer time by coach Calais - 12hrs 
Medical facilities Doctor in resort
Nearest hospital  Hospital in Thonon 35km

Morzine / Portes du Soleil Accommodation

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    Les Eaux Vives

    Our rating: PLUS

    Capacity: 120

    Situated a short drive from the slopes and 5km from Morzine in Essert-Romand. This accommodation has been in the same family for 40 years and features great facilities. Ideally suited for school groups and well recommended!

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    Chalet L'Escalade

    Our rating:

    Capacity: 130

    Located 1 km from the centre of Morzine in Montriond, this is a great accommodation for schools with many onsite facilities for groups. Well recommended!

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