Welcome to the beautiful village of Champéry, making up a part of the Portes du Soleil. This area is renowned throughout the world for its excellent snow sports in the winter months, and challenging mountain biking & hiking trails in the warmer seasons. The village of Champéry borders France, with access to cross-border ski routes, making it possible to ski from Switzerland to France and vice versa.
Champéry is one of twelve villages in the Port du Soleil region. The enchanting Swiss architecture and picture-perfect mountain scenery are sure to take your breath away, and make every moment of your stay with us something to remember. From the moment you arrive in Champéry Mrs Miggins will ensure your every need is met, and your stay with us is something to remember for a lifetime…
Welcome to Champéry
Les portes du soleil
Situated in the renown Port du Soleil, our stunning Champéry properties give you direct access to some of the worlds greatest mountain activities. From world-class skiing to challenging mountain bike trails, you will never be short of things to do in Champéry. But the fun doesn’t stop when you leave the slopes, Champéry is well-known for its traditional style village, including beautiful rustic restaurants and bars, serving locally produced wines and cheeses.
The area is a fantastic destination all year round, with an endless list of activities for all the family.
Skiing In Champéry
Portes Du Soleil Ski Resort
Champéry is perhaps most widely known for it’s excellent ski and snowboarding scene. With nearby access to the world-famous Port du Soleil ski resort, you’re never far away from the snow sports adventure of a lifetime.
The unique geographical location of Champéry makes it possible for you to ski or snowboard across borders, without having to take any kit off. Making Champéry the ideal holiday for those who love to experience ski runs with ever-changing landscapes and challenging routes such as the ‘Swiss Wall’.
A ski or snowboarding adventure in Champéry isn’t just something for the those who are at an advanced level. With multiple ski & snowboard schools in the local area, Champéry makes the perfect setting for your first time on the snow. Within no time you will be heading for the black slopes to get that adrenaline surging.
Your Adventure Awaits
Snow sports may have put Champéry on the map, but this area has an abundance of interesting and exciting activities to take part in during your stay. The landscape around Champéry makes it ideal for a multitude of adrenaline fuelled adventures.
During the warmer months the lower levels of the mountains make fantastic mountain bike runs. Or for a more leisurely exploration experience, why not take to the trails on a hike and soak up the outstanding natural beauty you find yourself surrounded by.
For an experience to remember, make your way to the mountain tops for a tandem paragliding experience and you will really see just how incredible the landscape is as you gently float back to earth.
The area also has plenty of of things to do for children, with swimming pools and sporting activities all local to your stay with Mrs Miggins.
Relax & Unwind In Champéry
The lifestyle in Champéry is all about relaxing and having fun. From the scenery and the activities, to the food and drink, you will experience true Alpine living in it’s finest form. Mrs Miggins can help guide you towards the best local eatery’s and activities so you will always be doing something you love.
Champéry village offers a huge selection of rustic style restaurants and bars to be enjoyed, stocked with locally sourced food and drinks. The local vineyards supply some of the most exquisite wines in the world, with professional wine tasting sessions available.
The area also hosts some popular mountain festivals, such as ‘Rock the Pistes’, which is a festival accessible by ski, taking place in the Port du Soleil. In Champéry you are promised an unforgettable stay with an endless list of experiences, traditions, and activities to enjoy as you relax and unwind in this beautiful land.
Seasons in Champéry
A Year-Round Holiday Destination
For those who love the sun, Champéry is a dream destination. Seeing over 300 days of sunshine a year, you are almost always guaranteed exceptional skiing conditions. The unique landscape around Champéry also means even in the height of the summer months skiing is still possible at higher levels.
Winter in Champéry turns the area in a picture-perfect snow dusted wonderland, with the nearby forests dusted with a layer or pure white snow, contrasting against the steel blue skies above.
As the weather warms, the snow begins to melt, revealing luscious green meadows all around the Champéry village. The area comes alive with life, surrounded on all sides by magnificent rising mountains, capped with snow. Temperatures in the summer reaching well over 20 degrees Celsius (68 degrees Fahrenheit).
Only 1.5 hours from Geneva, Champéry sits on the France-Switzerland border, making up part of the world-famous snow sports and mountain biking area, the Port du Soleil. This beautiful village makes a fantastic destination 365 days a year, with something to offer to all the family.
Access By Car
From Monthey to Champéry : 15 minutes
From Geneva to Monthey : 1h20
From Zürich to Monthey : 2h25
From Milan to Monthey : 3h30
From Paris to Monthey : 6h25
Access to ski lifts
15 mins (Monthey)