• Les Gets - Pound strengthens versus euro - Ski holidays

    14 September 2015
    Do you plan to take a holiday in stunning Les Gets, in the French Alps? If so, it may interest you to know that staying in a chalet in the Alps will now leave less of a dent in your bank balance. This is because the pound to euro exchange rate recently hit 1.36, close to its strongest in 7.5 years, or since October 5th 2007. What this means for you is that;
  • Les Gets - End of ski season - Activities and events still going on

    22 March 2015
    Well all good things have to come to an end and the end of winter season is one of them, but Les Gets is keeping us all entertained till the end. We recently had a very exciting event taking place literally on Chalets 1066's doorstep. Last Week on Thursday 19th March we had the Rock the Piste festival where Selah Sue gave an incredible performance at the top of the Les Folliets lift.
  • Season flying by! - Report on weather conditions in Les Gets

    05 March 2015
    Here at Chalets 1066 we have had an amazing season - it has gone very quickly and we are just about to head into our 12th week of the season with only 6 weeks remaining. Saturday is going to be another busy changeover day but we are looking forward to the new guests arriving.
  • Les Gets - Busy Half term week - Guests in Chalet Le Lapye

    26 February 2015
    Here at Chalets 1066 we had a very busy half term week- with all our chalets fully booked. The weather conditions were superb for that week with lots of beautiful sunny days and plenty of snow - which everyone was very happy about.This week in our catered chalet Le Lapye, we had some friends of Ben over from Australia. They had an amazing few days skiing and thoroughly enjoyed our chalets host delicious cooking
  • Ski Joering in Les Gets! - Review on a different ski activity

    12 February 2015
    Last week our chalet assistant was lucky to have her mum down for a few days and they decided to do something a bit different and went ski joering
  • Ski Colour event - Exciting event on the slopes with good conditions

    29 January 2015
    We have a very exciting event taking place in Les Gets this week called Ski Colour. This is where the slopes get covered in various colours of powder paint as you are skiing down the slopes. It is taking place on 31st January between 10AM and 5PM on the Mont Chery side of the mountain
  • Les Gets - More snow on its way in - Ski conditions

    14 January 2015
    Athough the snow has been in short supply this season the sunshine has not, we have had lot of lovely sunny, clear days and good news is around the corner as there is lots of snow forecast over the next few days which will make for even better skiing conditons here in Les Gets
  • Les Gets - Christmas week in the Chalet Le Lapye - Ski holidays

    31 December 2014
    We have had a great start to the New Year as the snow has now finally arrived in Les Gets and the town is looking very white and Christmassy! All the slopes are open and the skiing conditions are amazing :) Hope everyone is out and enjoying the snow!
  • Les Gets - Video on the preparation of the slopes and lifts - SAGET

    27 September 2014
    La vidéo montre le travail qui va dans la préparation et la gestion des pistes et des remontées mécaniques de la région des Gets. Cette vidéo est fascinante.
  • Les Gets -2 new ski lifts - Now proven success

    20 September 2014
    Two new ski lifts proved to be a great success when they opened last ski season and meant that those staying in Les Gets could get faster and easier access to the rest of the Portes du Soleil.
  • Les Gets - Summer Biking event with Chris Froome in Les Gets

    09 June 2014
    The Criterium du Dauphin is going through Les Gets and Morzine this weekend, you should be able to see Chris Froome at some point between 1.00 and 1.15 on Saturday. This is the 7th stage of the race and is well known as being a key event before the Tour de France. The stage details are shown here.
  • Les Gets - Wonderful ski conditions end of March

    26 March 2014
    It has been snowing most of the day in Les Gets, temperatures are cold and the snow is settling. The snow making machines have also been hard at work overnight.
    This is a brilliant time for taking a ski holiday, there are no queues at the lifts, the pistes are quiet, and the conditions are excellent. The picture opposite was taken of the Granges Piste earlier today, just after lunch