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Reviews for Praz de Lys Sommand

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by: - 22nd September 2014

  • 5
  • 4Beginner
  • 5Intermediate
  • 4Expert
  • 5All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 5Family Friendly
  • 1Aprés Ski
  • 3Terrain Park
  • 5Overall Value
Wintery beauty with empty ski runs
Night life - just you amongst the stars...

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A secret ski paradise of two villages within minutes of the Grand Massif on one side and Les Gets-Morzine on the other. But seemingly the exclusive preserve of local French families? Beautiful trails through soaring pines and varied open winter landscapes all unfold over the 60km of downhill at all levels. Praz de Lys has the sort of pillowy snow topped chalets that are a thought to exist in dreams - some old, some new - dotted amongst rolling sea of snow and pine - Narnia for familys. There is a distinct lack of abrasive shouts from Londoners, high on their yearly release from dreary offices. And gone are the hectic lift queues and the M25 bottlenecks of Samoens/Morillon. Hire your own chalet with your family or close friends, and ignore the plastic distractions in the commercial resorts. A days skiing here is under 20€

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  • Michael Holt (19th March 2019)

    A fantastic little resort for the family, perfect for a couple of days away from Portes du soleil and Grand Massif. Cheap...

  • Paul (17th February 2017)

    A great choice. Only fifteen minutes from Les Gets, but very French . Has great pistes and good off piste which is...

  • Sylvain (4th January 2016)

    Great resort for all levels Probably the best value for number of slopes for all levels / price in Haute Savoie

  • (22nd September 2014)

    A secret ski paradise of two villages within minutes of the Grand Massif on one side and Les Gets-Morzine on the other....

  • n3dsd (31st January 2010)

    This is a small resort 10/15 minutes drive to Lest Gets and 20 minutes to Morrilon (grand massif) skied a full day...

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