• The Les Gets UCI XCO MTB World Cup 2021

    06 July 2021
    As well as the UCI Downhill, Les Gets also hosted the UCI XCO Mountain Bike World Cup at the weekend. It was the last event, taking place on Sunday, but it certainly wasn’t the least! Competitors came from all over for one of the biggest XCO Mountain Biking Events in the world and the competition was exceptional. The excitement of the day had us gasping at times, and our hearts were in our mouths on numerous occasions.
  • The Les Gets UCI Downhill MTB World Cup 2021

    06 July 2021
    Over the weekend, Les Gets held the second round of the Mercedes-Benz UCI Downhill Mountain Bike World Cup 2021. Competitors came from all over the globe to compete in the largest and most prestigious mountain bike event in the world, and they were no less than impressive.
  • The Pass’Portes du Soleil 2021 Was One We Won't Forget!

    01 July 2021
    Each year the Pass’Portes du Soleil marks the opening of the area’s full lift system and once again, it did not disappoint! The 17th edition of the event was held over the last two weekends, and we were so pleased to be in the centre of it here in Les Gets. The combination of 80km of varied routes, 1000-2450m of altitude, enthusiastic mountain bikers, breathtaking views, and delicious local produce made for an amazing long weekend that we won't soon forget.
  • A Biking Summer coming in Les Gets - MTB

    05 June 2021
    In Les Gets, the mountain biking season began the weekend before last, the lifts were running and the village was busy. Yesterday we had the finals of the famous Road cycling race – the Criterium du Dauphine in Les Gets.
  • Les Gets - Relaxing Summer Holidays - Alpine mountain village

    12 May 2021
    We are all waiting for travel to open up. We offer a glimpse of a relaxing stay in the mountains in the charming village of Les Gets. Here are some tips for choosing the ideal chalet for a summer stay in the mountains.
  • The Summer Approaches - 2021 - Les Gets

    17 April 2021
    Summer is approaching. The local residents and our whole team at Chalets 1066 are already preparing to welcome you for a magical summer in the heart of the mountains, there are new facilities and events not to be missed.
  • Les Gets - Summer holidays with a member of Chalets1066 team

    19 July 2020
    Having worked for Chalets 1066 for almost 2 years, Morgane finally persuaded her parents and sisters to take a week’s summer holiday with her in Les Gets. This article was created to show what they did each day.
  • Hiking up Pointe de Ressachaux - Les Gets

    18 July 2020
    A good half day hike was spent, wonderful views over Morzine and also to Mont Blanc
  • Summer Holidays And Coronavirus - Les Gets - Ideal location

    22 May 2020
    Another blog written by Dave Lynch on why Les Gets is the ideal location for a summer holiday at this time with Coronavirus. At the time of publishing this, there is a 14 day quarantine period for those coming back to the UK, but we expect this will not be in place in time for July.
  • Why self-catered with services is better than catered holidays

    23 April 2020
    You have been going on fully catered ski holidays for years and want to save some money or you have been going on self-catered ski holidays and want a little more luxury without breaking the bank. This article explains how you can tailor your own holiday and have the fully catered ski holiday experience yet at a much lower cost.
  • Les Gets winter accommodation guide for ski holidays 19/20

    12 September 2019
    Here is a guide to chalets and apartments rentals in Les Gets to help you find your dream accommodation for the perfect ski holiday! You are looking for the right chalet size, the ideal location or services that are important to you, we suggest a selection of properties here, according to criteria our clients are looking for at Chalets1066.
  • What to do around Les Gets - Water Skiing on Lac Leman

    09 August 2019
    One thing not often mentioned is a day out on Lake Geneva (Lac Léman) water skiing and wakeboarding.