Grand Massif Childcare
Having attained the national tourist label ‘family plus,’ Le Grand Massif is very much a family friendly resort and really does meet all the criteria to ensure a really easy family ski holiday. There are 2 great nursery options in Samoens and Morillon, and also a number of British nanny companies. Please contact the nurseries and nanny services directly – all of our recommend in-chalet childcare providers can come directly to your catered ski chalet in either Samoens or Morillon.
Morillon Village Des Enfants
Located at Morillon 1100, this nursery offers a number of childcare options for children aged between 6 months and 8 years old. There are full day and half day nursery options, and also various combinations of ski lessons with nursery in conjunction with ESF ski school. The Morillon nursery is conveniently located next to the ski slopes which allows parents to drop their children off and then ski before collecting them at a convenient time.
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Creche in Samoens Village
For 3 months to 6 years. Prices for full days with lunch (6 days) are €213 to €262. For 6 half days (8.30am to 12.30pm) with lunch: €135 to €165. A half day (1pm to 5:30pm): €130 to €159.
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Nursery on the piste at Samoens 1600
6 consecutive half day mornings or afternoons: €146
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Merrinannies are a fantastic british run nanny service. They offer flexible hours of childcare in the comfort of your chalet.
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Explore Grand Massif
At The Tasty Ski Company we have luxury catered ski chalets in both Samoens and Morillon. They are towns in Le Grand Massif ski area and are located just 3km apart from each other.
Le Grand Massif’s proximity to Mont Blanc assures that it has an outstanding snow record. Ski passes can be purchased for the ‘Vill4ge’ ski area (Samoens, Morillon, Les Carroz and Sixt) or the ‘Grand Massif’ ski area (Samoens, Morillon, Les Carroz, Sixt, and Flaine).
We recommend that ski hire be organised in advance before you arrive in Le Grand Massif. This is particularly important during the school holidays when the best ski hire companies in Le Grand Massif book out all of their equipment before the week has started.
It is possible to purchase a ‘Vill4ge’ ski pass (beginners and beginner / intermediates) or a full ‘Grand Massif’ ski pass (intermediates and above). You are able to organise ski passes in advance and have them delivered to your home address.
We highly recommend taking lessons during your ski holiday in Le Grand Massif. Ski lessons are a great option for beginners to gain confidence, or for anyone else looking to brush up on their technique.
Having attained the national tourist label ‘family plus,’ Le Grand Massif is very much a family friendly resort and really does meet all the criteria to ensure a really easy family ski holiday.
Whether a skier or non-skier, your ski chalet holiday in Le Grand Massif would not be complete with a bit of pampering and a massage.
During your stay at one of our catered ski chalets in Le Grand Massif your chef has one day off a week on a Wednesday. This means that you will eat out one day of the week during your ski chalet holiday with us.
A ski chalet holiday would not be complete with the obligatory vin chaud at the bottom of the mountain. Morillon and Samoens are still much quieter ski resorts compared to other big French ski area such as Morzine, Val d’Isere and Meribel.
Le Grand Massif is one of the most accessible ski resorts in the Alps. Situated in the Northern Alps, Le Grand Massif is just a 70 minute flight from southern UK airports, and the airport transfer from Geneva is just 50 minutes.