Morzine is an old and charming alpine market town located in the centre of the Haute Savoie region of France. It is a designated "Family Friendly Resort" http://www.familleplus.fr/fr and is at the centre of Europe's largest ski area, the Portes du Soleil http://en.portesdusoleil.com/winter.html
The Portes du Soleil, which is located in the Northern French Alps, close to Mont Blanc, offers skiing from an altitude of 1000m to 2466m and boasts a good snow record.
Some examples of what Morzine has to offer are:-
Ski Lift Pass
Lift passes for the Morzine/Les Get, Avoriaz and Portes du Soleil ski areas can be purchased on line.
Book early and pay less for Portes du Soleil passes: 15% discount on all bookings made before 07/10/2018; 10% discount for skipass bookings made from 08/10 to 22/11/2018.
The above discounts are applicable for individual skipasses for 5 to 21 days. Available on the Internet only:-
Morzine is located within one and a half hour's easy drive from Geneva airport.
It is easily accessible from the airport by either hired car or by using one of the many very reliable mini-bus shuttle companies that operate excellent and regular services between the airport and the Chalet's front door.
You can book independently a seat on any of these shuttle bus services.
Here are some links for you to choose from:-
There are a number of ski/snowboard equipment hire shops in Morzine. However, over the past 26 years we have used "Francois Baud - Freeride". This is a friendly and reliable family run ski hire shop which is very conveniently situated near the bottom of the Pleney lift.
You can reserve your skis, snowboards, ski-boots and snowshoes from "Francois Baud - Freeride" on-line and get a 20% discount off their normal prices:-
Morzine has a number of reputable ski/snowboard schools to choose from. Here are links to some of them:-