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Morgins, Swiss ski resort nestled at the Franco-Swiss border, in the region of Valais and close to the Champery ski resort, welcomes you in any season for holidays with family to bring you well-being and healing.

Around its church in the centre of the village, Morgins has kept its old buildings that make the pride of Val de Morgins and Val d’Illiez. In Morgins, you’ll find evasion and nature!

Morgins ski resort

Let’s get up skiing, hiking or snowshoeing and enjoy a gourmand break in our pasture bars and altitude restaurants. Taste our traditional local products looking at the same time at the majestic Dents du Midi.

Morgins is the ideal entrance door of the international ski area Les Portes du Soleil and its 650km of linked ski slopes, wonderful playground for skiing, snowboarding, biking and hiking.

The resort village of Morgins, nestled on the French-Swiss frontier in the canton of Valais, encourages visitors to indulge in the many pleasures: gastronomic, aesthetic and sporting – typical of the Swiss Chablais region.

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Morgins Ski Resort – Source: https://www.facebook.com/essmorgins

Soak up the warm atmosphere of an authentic mountain village, with its charming Swiss chalets and an ambience in sync with the melodies played by the carillon bells.

Once you’ve put on your skis and taken the lifts from the village centre, head off to discover the Portes du Soleil with its breathtaking views of the Dents du Midi.
Discover the unspoilt environment of Morgins, characterised by lakes and forest.

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Morgins Ski Resort – Source: https://www.facebook.com/essmorgins

Sustainable development of the Morgins ski resort

In ski areas, the environmental impact depends on the presence and operation of the equipment, without any impact from the number of visitors.

The energy consumption of ski lifts, attractions and grooming operations is constant, regardless of the number of visitors. It varies according to weather conditions and snow cover, which is also an important factor in water consumption.

That is why

the Morgins ski resort is committed to the environment and to reducing and minimising the energy it uses on a daily basis,

as well as trying to produce its own renewable energy through innovative and environmentally friendly methods.

Morgins Ski Resort towards the springtime – Source: https://www.facebook.com/essmorgins

Unforgettable experiences in Morgins

Venture yourself into snowshoeing and sight the local wildlife in the snow

Far from the crowds, yet never alone, as witnessed by the delicate trails that weave through the snowy path, the nibbled pine cones seen here and there and the tantalising warm lights of a mountain refuge in the distance, you are definitely going to enjoy the walks over the white powdery snow with your snowshoes.

If you are quiet and patient, you may be fortunate enough to spot some shy wildlife in their winter habitat.

Lucky or not, you’ll always find a cosy hut where you can enjoy some tasty regional specialities or a steaming cup of something that smells of cinnamon and spices, and maybe even a crackling fire to warm your toes.

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Snowshoeing in Morgins – Source: https://www.regiondentsdumidi.ch/

Broom into the mysterious winter sport in the Morgins ski resort

At each Winter Olympics, everyone asks the question: what are the rules of curling, this strange sport where you have to throw stones on an ice rink with brooms…

But no, brooms are not used to throw stones!

They’re not?! Is it to clean the ice?

To understand curling once and for all, we encourage you to try this petanque-like sport in the Palladium, which has been designated as the European Curling Centre.

Curling in the European Curling Centre – Source: https://www.regiondentsdumidi.ch/

Morgins mountain resort in summer

The freshness of Morgins’ air gave it its slogan: “Morgins, my oxygen!”

Do you like unusual things? If you do, let’s discover ski touring through the area of Les Portes Du Soleil, or slide down the “Géant” slope with non-motorized karting.

Your children will find a unique supervision for the learning of winter sports, thanks to the Morgins’ ski schools. And don’t forget the battles of snowballs before sharing a delicious hot chocolate in one of the many bars and coffees in the resort.

Sliding down the Geant – Source: Source:https://www.regiondentsdumidi.ch/

An ideal destination for mountain holidays with family

Let’s discover a preserved nature, a unique territory and a different rhythm of life, punctuated with events and alpine dreams.

Surrounded by pastures and fir forests, the village has preserved its friendliness and simplicity for more than a century.

Also, the fascinating, cute or scary, animals are the stars! In the area, there are some parks that are open to the public with different kinds of flying animal and mammals in the Petite Volerie or even in the Marmot Park among others, which is close to the Morgins ski resort.

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Kid feeding an animal in one of Morgin’s parks – Source:https://www.regiondentsdumidi.ch/

Hotels in Morgins

Residence Lupins 32

Residence Lupins 32, is a 3.5 room building located in the centre of the resort, next to the ski slopes, with an impressive view on the Dents-du-Midi. Garage.

Located in the attic comprising a double bedroom, a bedroom with bunk beds, a bathroom, a separate toilet, an open plan kitchen, a living room with television as well as balconies to sit back and enjoy the views, be it in summer or winter.

Pets are not allowed and bath and kitchen towels are not provided.

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Residence Lupins 32 – Source: Rentalps.com

Helvetia Hotel

The Helvetia Hotel with Spa has been opened since 2010 and is nestled at the footsteps of the Morgins ski resort. The warm and friendly staff of Martial and Jane Donnet will be pleased to welcome you. Only 150 metres from the ski domain, a paradise for skiers in winter, and mountain bikers and hikers in summer. The hotel boasts a total of 64 beds, of which 28 rooms, 2 suites and 1 penthouse are fully equipped with kitchen, living room, dining room and a cosy fireplace.

Unwind in the Spa with jacuzzi, hammam and sauna . The ideal place for your meetings and conferences in one of the 2 rooms that seat 20 and 40 people.

There is a covered parking for 15 cars in the premises of the hotel.

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Helvetia Hotel – Source: Booking.com

Skiing in Morgins : the resort’s main strengths

✅ Close to the popular station of Champery.

✅ Home to the first European Curling Center.

✅ Located just 90 minutes away from Geneva by car.

✅ Home to 650km of linked ski slopes, wonderful playground for skiing, snowboarding, biking and hiking.