Indoor Swimming Pool and Spa
Newly opened in 2012 and situated in the centre of Morzine, this fantastic swimming and spa complex has the following on offer:
25m x 15m fitness pool
125m2 learners pool
50m2 baby pool
Large hydro-fitness area with 3 saunas and 3 steam rooms
There are 2 large ice rinks in Morzine – one outdoor rink in the town square and one indoor rink in the Morzine Sports Hall. You can hire skates at both ice-rinks.
Morzine Ice Hockey Team
Morzine-Avoriaz has a semi-professional ice hockey team that competes in the top level league in France. They play home games in the Morzine Sports Hall throughout the winter season. Tickets are very cheap and the evening matches make for a fantastic apres-ski activity away from your catered ski chalet.
Horse-Drawn Sleigh Rides
A great activity for families or besotted couples. Starting from the tourist office in the centre of Morzine ski resort, there are a number of trips available around Morzine and through the old quarter of town.
Take the Pleney cable car up to the mountain and head down the closed ski-slopes in the evening us just your head lamp as a guide. Completely crazy and a lot of fun!
Alpine French School
Alpine French School offers a wide range of courses for you for during your holidays in Morzine:
• Intensive courses (3 – 4.5 hours per day, Monday – Friday)
• Conversation workshops
• French skills workshops: eg email and letter writing, pronunciation, targeted vocabulary, listening skills and many more.
• Private French lessons
• GCSE and A-level tutoring
• French social and cultural activities: French cinema evenings, French wine tasting, French conversation après-ski, French multi-media evening……
Paragliding in Morzine
Known as ‘parapenting’ in France, there are a number of companies in Morzine ski resort that offer flights and lessons. For beginners, a flight involves being harnessed to your instructor then taking off (with or without skis) at the top of the mountain, and then landing back in the Morzine valley. Flights tend to last between 15-30 minutes, and offer the best views in Morzine.
We recommend the Ecole de Parapente des Portes du Soleil. For more information please click here.
Husky Sledding in Morzine
Take control of your own team of huskies and head out into the forests surrounding Morzine! There are a couple of companies in Morzine that offer instruction for this brilliant winter activity.
For Husky Sledding bookings in Morzine call Mr Bechet on +33 (0) 6 80 93 26 20 or Mr Gloanec on +33 (0)6 77 82 09 45. Prices start from €90 per adult for a 3 hour ride.