Our ski shops in Samoens

Welcome to Samoëns, the ultimate destination for your ski and ski equipment rental. At Ski Republic, we are passionate about skiing and are delighted to share our expertise with you so that you can fully enjoy your adventures on the slopes of this beautiful village resort. In this article, we will introduce you to everything you need to know about ski hire, the ski resort of Samoëns, the surrounding ski area and how to access this exceptional winter destination.

Ski hire in Samoens and ski equipment

For your ski hire in Samoëns, our three ski shops in Samoëns Ski Republic 100% Ski, Ski Republic J'aime Sport and Ski Republic Sports Experiences will welcome you to their premises in Haute-Savoie. When you come on holiday to the charming family ski resort of Samoëns, you will have the opportunity to go to one of our ski hire shops in Samoëns. Ideally located, you will find a wide choice of ski equipment and snowboard rental at the best prices. A team of enthusiasts is ready to advise you in the choice of your ski rental in Samoens with major brands at your disposal. You will also have the opportunity to find a wide range of accessories and technical clothing to fully enjoy your stay safely. Close to Samoëns, discover our ski hire shops Grand Massif to enjoy the ski slopes of this huge ski area.

Why choose 100% Ski?

At 100% Ski, we are committed to providing the best possible ski rental experience. Our wide selection of high quality ski equipment is constantly maintained to ensure optimal performance on the slopes. In addition, our team of ski enthusiasts is here to advise you and help you find the perfect equipment for your level and your needs. Renting skis with us means you benefit from the expertise of a dedicated team that cares about your fun on the slopes.

J'aime Sport

Located in the heart of the village of Samoëns, the ski shop J'aime Sport equips all snow sports enthusiasts. In a warm and friendly atmosphere, enjoy many services in store, from ski rental to luggage storage by not sharpening the equipment in the workshop. 

Sports Experiences

A few meters from the Grand Massif Express gondola, Sports Experiences is much more than a ski shop. From ski hire to snowshoeing, it is a professional and passionate team that guides you during your stay and equips you at the best price. 

Our range of equipment

We offer a complete range of ski equipment, from alpine skis to snowboards, ski boots and accessories. Our equipment is regularly renewed to guarantee you the safety and comfort necessary to fully appreciate your skiing experience. We take care of every detail, from bindings to shoe fitting, so that your ski hire is a worry-free experience.

Rates and reservations

For detailed information on our rental rates and to make an online reservation, visit our website or contact our friendly team. We strive to make ski hire as convenient as possible for our guests. Our goal is to offer you flexible and transparent booking options, so you can plan your stay with confidence.

Additional services

In addition to ski hire, we offer services such as maintenance and repair of equipment, as well as expert advice to improve your skills on the slopes. We understand that skiing is more than just a sport, it’s a passion. That is why we are here to help you maximize your fun on the slopes with well-maintained equipment and quality advice.

The ski resort of Samoëns

The ski resort of Samoëns is divided into 3 poles of which the most important is Samoëns village at 750 m altitude. Nestled in the valley of Haut-Giffre, this charming Savoyard village is the homeland of the stonemasons, the Frahans, whose authentic homes can be found in the medieval town. A free shuttle service provides connections between the various districts of the village, particularly extensive, to the gondola. On the heights, the small resort of Samoëns 1600 offers very few accommodations and no ski equipment rental shop. This mountain resort is classified as a historical monument with some unusual curiosities such as a «Gros tilleul» aged over 570 years and a botanical garden Jaÿsinia, to visit absolutely. It promises a complete change of scenery with a privileged view of Mont Blanc. The village of Flaine in the Grand Massif will also seduce you with its authenticity and its warm setting. 

Discover Samoëns

Samoëns, located in the department of Haute-Savoie, in the heart of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region, is much more than just a ski resort. This charming village resort offers an authentic and warm atmosphere, ideal for a memorable mountain holiday. Discovering Samoëns means immersing yourself in a rich cultural heritage and unspoilt nature.

Activities in Samoëns

In addition to skiing and snowboarding, Samoëns offers a variety of activities for all tastes. You can indulge in ice skating, snowshoeing, sledding, and much more. Culture lovers will appreciate visits to the Saint-Jacques church and the Alpine botanical garden. Samoëns is a versatile destination that offers endless possibilities for discovery in summer and winter.

Surrounding mountain ranges

Samoëns is surrounded by the majestic mountains of the French Alps, including the Giffre Massif and the Chablais Massif. These mountain ranges offer breathtaking scenery and endless opportunities for exploration in summer and winter. Hiking, climbing, wildlife watching, each season reveals a different facet of the natural beauty of the region.

Tourist points nearby

During your stay in Samoëns, be sure to visit emblematic places such as the Rouget waterfall, Lac aux Dames, and the nearby resort of Flaine to discover more winter pleasures. Samoëns is strategically located to allow you to discover the treasures of Haute-Savoie at every corner.

Relaxing in Samoëns outside the ski slopes

Whatever the time of year, it is important to take the time to relax. Why not let yourself be pampered during a wellness activity or a massage? Steam rooms, hot tubs, spas leave no one indifferent. Yoga and sensory gymnastics may tempt you. So take off your shoes and let yourself go to a moment of well-deserved pleasure. Come and discover the history of the village and its heritage during tastings of local products such as cheeses, cold meats, wines and liqueurs of Savoie. After a day on the slopes, relax in one of the pubs, wine bars or tea rooms of the resort. In the village center or in altitude, you will find many restaurants for great convivial moments with friends or family.

Welcome to Samoëns, winter and summer

If skiing is not your thing but you are looking for thrills, then speedriding, snowmobiling, paragliding, helicopter flying or ice climbing are yours. No question of renting a ski in Samoens in summer but this typical Alpine village offers a wide range of activities that will make you wait until the next winter season. The mountain is the ideal terrain for hiking on themed trails to discover the Platé desert. By mountain bike, you will continue without respite the slopes of the stations. On land, you will try the all-terrain scooter or sledging on rail. Take to the skies by paragliding to admire the Alpine pastures. To cool off, canoe and kayak in the white waters await you. Would you like a round of golf or fishing?

The ski area

The village resort of Samoëns is located in Haute-Savoie. It is the 5th station attached to the Grand Massif with Morillon, Les Carroz-D'arâches, Flaine and Sixt Fer à Cheval. Its exceptional location allows it to offer a superb panorama in the heart of the French Alps. From Samoëns village you will reach 265 km of ski slopes thanks to an 8-seater gondola. You will make a ski hire in Samoens and enjoy this vast alpine ski area via 2 different packages. One, gives access to the slopes of the 5 stations while the other excludes that of Flaine. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced skier, you will have the choice between black, blue and red slopes. The fun area "Septi Snake", accessible by ski lifts, is ideal for children while parents rest. If you are thinking of renting a snowboard, the intermediate level of Samoëns is particularly suitable for freestyle lovers, young and old. Cross-country skiing enthusiasts benefit from a large Nordic area with about fifty groomed trails.

The ski area of Samoëns

The Samoëns ski area, also known as the Grand Massif, is one of the largest ski areas in the French Alps. With more than 265 kilometres of pistes, it offers an exceptional experience for skiers of all levels. The Grand Massif is synonymous with diversity, with slopes for all skill levels and breathtaking panoramas at every turn.

Tracks for all

Whether you are a beginner or an expert, the Grand Massif has something to offer everyone. Well maintained slopes, exciting off-piste routes and snow parks guarantee unforgettable adventures on skis. Every day on the slopes of the Grand Massif is an opportunity to push your limits and experience the excitement of skiing in the Alps.

Names of mountains to know

Among the most remarkable peaks of the Grand Massif are Mont Buet, Mont Ruan and Mont de Grange. Let yourself be seduced by the majesty of these snowy mountains while you hit the slopes. Each descent brings you a little closer to these giants of nature.

Summer season and winter season

The Grand Massif is a versatile mountain destination. In summer you can enjoy hiking, mountain biking, climbing, and many other outdoor activities. In winter, the pristine slopes await you for unforgettable ski days. Whatever the season, the Grand Massif offers unique experiences in the heart of the French Alps.

Get to the station

How to get to Samoens

Samoëns is easily accessible by car from Geneva, Lyon and Annecy. If you prefer public transport, Cluses train station is the closest, and shuttles are available to take you to the station. Samoëns is well connected to the main cities of the region, which facilitates your arrival at your destination.

Practical information

For the latest information on travel conditions, train schedules and flights to Geneva, visit our website or contact us. We are here to help you plan your trip with ease. We understand that travel logistics can be a challenge, which is why we are available to answer your questions and provide you with practical information.

Your adventure starts here

At 100 % Ski, we look forward to welcoming you to Samoëns and helping you make the most of your ski holiday. Whether you are a novice or an expert, our team is here to provide you with everything you need for an exceptional skiing experience. Book your equipment now and get ready to hit the slopes of the Grand Massif.

We are also present in other resorts to offer ski rental in Haute-Savoie: as in Avoriaz, Chamonix, Chamonix-Argentière, Châtel, La Chapelle d'Abondance, La Grande Terche - Saint Jean d'Aulps, Le Grand Bornand, Les Carroz d'Arâches, Les Contamines Montjoie, Les Gets, Morillon and Morzine.