About the Resort
If you’re looking for a truly traditional French ski resort, Flaine would certainly be right up there in your shortlist. Designed originally in the 1960s as the world’s first purpose-built ski resort, it was designed to bring architecture, art and nature together with good access to the slopes. The Northern French Alps
The Flaine piste map is perfect for families, with super-convenient slopes that end up in the resort centre. You’re right in the Grand Massif ski area – and it does what it says on the tin. So you’ve got a vast area to enjoy; 145km in Flaine, with 265km in total in the Grand Massif. On-piste, there’s load on offer, and you must experience the tree-lined runs that head down towards Samoëns. You’ve got 24 lifts where you can use your Flaine lift pass, with 63 lifts in total in the Grand Massif. Read More
When you’re looking at Flaine ski accommodation, you’ll find most of it is in the form of hotels and apartments. You will find some good 3-star Flaine hotels here. You’re more likely to find apartments in the area called Forum. Read More
Overall, the Flaine weather is recognised as being good; having around 6 metres of snow on average per season. Read More
For non-skiers in Flaine, there are quite a lot of activities for you to try. Sports enthusiasts will enjoy the climbing wall, gym, ice rink, and ice driving circuit. Looking for some culture? Why not visit the cultural centre which has an art gallery and library. There’s also a cinema here too. Read More
Flaine offers a great location as part of the Grand Massif, with its varied piste map. You’ll be guaranteed reliable snow in the main snowbowl here. Easy to get to from Geneva, it’s a compact and convenient location where you’ll be able to get to the slopes quickly. Read More
+Car Free Resort
+All accommodation near lifts
+Family friendly resort
+4 free ski lifts for beginners
Things to think about
-Limited skiing for experts
Local Area pass available for 1 day giving you 146km of skiing, 6 day pass is then a Grand Massif area pass giving you 265km of skiing.
Childs pass is 5-15 years.