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The Benefits of Massage

Anyone who is a fan of exercise should strongly consider massage therapy as part of an overall lifestyle choice. Too many view massage as a luxury, but should we really be viewing it as a necessity.

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Relaxation, Luxury, and Adventure in Corsica

We have put together a guide of the top 5 places to visit and things to do on your Luxury Villa Vacation in Villa Luna with Amazon Creek.

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Our Top Family Friendly Hiking Routes

Is there a better way to explore the glorious alpine hiking routes than directly from your Luxury Chamonix Chalet? Take a look at our top picks for Family Friendly hikes accessible directly from your Luxury Chalet.

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An Exclusive Villa Vacation in Corsica

Your own Corsican paradise, why a Luxury Villa vacation in Amazon Creeks Villa Luna is the ultimate vacation this summer.

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Travel In Style

Everyone leads incredibly busy, ‘always-on’, lives where we are bombarded with information, expected to reply within seconds and must squeeze in quality time with our friends and family. So, when it is time to switch off and enjoy a well-earned break, the last thing you need is to be worried about your travel arrangements. 

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Adventure Snowcations

Although we are all disappointed that the lifts are not yet open it has given us the opportunity to discover all the other things to do that usually get pushed to one side, and then forgotten about completely.

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Why should you use the Sauna at your Luxury Ski Chalet?

Not that you need an excuse to jump into the Sauna at your Luxury Amazon Creek Chalet. Especially after full day of alpine activity. But just in case you do we've got the top 17 reasons to take sauna right here!

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The rise of Ski Touring

Going up is the new coming down, well on the slopes it is anyway.

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Experience the difference with Amazon Creek corporate retreats.

Amazon Creek has been established since 2007, and we have since gained considerable experience in running corporate retreats in France. We have hosted a great many companies, management, and their clients at our chalets and villas in Chamonix, Séte, and Corsica.

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The Ultimate Guide to the Chamonix Ski Season

Are you looking for a complete guide to walk you through every aspect of your skiing holiday? Whether you’re looking for a luxury winter break or an action-packed week of skiing, we have the answers to your questions.

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Chamonix Off Piste Ski Adventures

Chamonix is best known as a back country and ski touring Mecca. Attracting skiers and boarders from all over the world, find out where to start and how to advance from piste to off piste.

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How to prepare your equipment for ski season

As the ski season approaches we all start to think "Am I ski ready" worried that our legs wont hold out past the first few hours. But have you spared a moments though for "Is my kit ready"?

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The Best Hiking Routes Chamonix Has to Offer

While Chamonix may be well renowned for its history and its skiing, it’s also home to some amazing hiking routes, boasting varied terrain and incredible mountain views.

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Cycling vacations in France

“I want to ride my bicycle; I want to ride my bike; I want to ride my bicycle; I want to ride it where I like…“ - Freddie Mercury, 1978

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Amazon Creek is Sailing the Atlantic

Follow your dreams of Sailing the Atlantic here as SY Amazon Creek embarks on this epic journey, ready for her season in the Caribbean. Like the idea of a luxury sailing holiday? SY Amazon Creek is available for charter in the Caribbean or Mediterranean.

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Alpine Adventure for Mini Explorers

We could be biased, but there really is no better place to spend your summer holidays, than in the awe-inspiring mountains of Chamonix Mont Blanc.

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Top 5 shoes for the trails this summer

The right pair of shoes can make or break a walk in the mountains. Living in Chamonix gives us a great insight into what sorts of trail shoes suit certain kinds of trailers. Amazon Creek guests are always out exploring and no matter what their aim while staying with us, having the right pair of shoes means they can hit the trails running.

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Chamonix summer kids camps

Chamonix Kids Summer Camps run by Compagnie des Guides Chamonix

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Luxurious Lunches, Le Café Comptoir

After a morning skiing, you can take the Vallorcine home run right to the door of Le Café Comptoir. It's the ideal place to stop, enjoy your alpine surroundings and eat fresh locally sourced food in a wonderfully luxurious and friendly space.

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What's new in Chamonix for 2020?

Here's our definitive guide to what's new in Chamonix in 2020. Find out where all the hot spots are and the best events.

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Amazon Creek's Ski Fit Series

We are very very excited to announce the start of our SKI FIT SERIES!

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Mountains to the Mediterranean

4th June 2019

A unique opportunity to experience more than one of Amazon Creek's handpicked locations in one vacation! 

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Luxurious Lunches at Cool Cats

25/04/19

Take a trip to the Coolest Cats with the Hottest Dogs and experience a luxury take on a street food staple.

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Must Know Tips for Skiing with Children

From their first snow plough to navigating the beginner pistes we have some expert advice from local instructor Rachel Kerr.

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How to choose the best 'luxury ski chalet' for you and your family.

With so much choice out there how do you know you have chosen the best 'luxury ski chalet' for you and your family and friends?

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16 Reasons to Choose Chamonix for Your Company Retreat

Corporate retreats have grown and grown in popularity over recent years, and are becoming an annual part of many company’s calendars as they look to improve team morale, communication and all-round well being among their employees.

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Must have equipment for the high-tech skier and snowboarder this season.

From high-tech equipment like cameras and smart watches to the must have essentials like heated socks and boot warmers. We have compiled a comprehensive list of the must have accessories for all the tech loving skiers or boarders out there!

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The ultimate ways to combine adventure and luxury

When we think of luxury vacations, 'adventure' is not normally the first image our mind congers.

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The definitive packing list for your luxury sailing vacation

Congratulations! You've booked your first luxury yacht vacation! But now your not sure what or how much to pack and your getting overwhelmed with it all. Don't worry we have got you covered. 

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Five essentials you will need for a day in the mountains this summer

Take a look at our guide of the must have items for a day at altitude in the alps!

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Five luxury sailing items any man shouldn't leave shore without

DID YOU KNOW 'POSH' IS A SAILING ACRONYM? Port Out, Starboard Home. Here we put together the five must have items any man should not leave shore without!

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The rise of trail running

There is absolutely no denying the extraordinary and continued growth in trail running, it is becoming the fastest growing sport in the UK and Europe and every summer there is a huge choice of races across Alps.

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A Guide To Corsica

Not sure what location to choose for your luxury summer villa vacation this year? Are you looking for something different? A new and exciting destination you have never been to be before?

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How to plan the perfect summer holiday in France

Planning a summer holiday which suits everyone’s preferences can be a challenging task. Whether you’re looking for a family holiday or a fun break with friends, it’s important that everyone has an enjoyable time.

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A Private Chef is the secret recipe for a dreamy winter holiday

After a few hours of quality family time, the children are worn out and sound asleep, what a relief! I’m so glad we’re going to be able to enjoy a night with friends, without the hassle of venturing out for dinner.

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Why having a Private Ski Chauffeur is the Ultimate Luxury Service!

At Amazon Creek, you have the opportunity to explore the wonders of Chamonix in style. We offer quality chauffeur services which cover the whole Chamonix valley

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Chamonix for beginner skiers and snowboarders

Chamonix's vast expanse of ski areas all offer great beginner areas, which provide easy slopes for quick progression to intermediate and more advanced terrain.

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10 reasons why 'Villa Luna' is one of the most luxurious places you'll ever stay!

22nd February 2018

Villa Luna is the perfect luxury villa destination - whether that be for a family or just a group of friends and we're going to give you 10 reasons why 'Villa Luna' is one of the most luxurious places you'll ever stay!

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Perfect Packing for your Ski Trip

The complete packing checklist to prepare you for any Ski Holiday.

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Why Chamonix is the height of Luxury!

Looking for a luxurious retreat this year? Then allow me to introduce to you Chamonix and inform you as to why so many people are seeing it as one of the most luxurious and elegant places to visit.

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Recommended Winter Alpine Activity Workshops!

Winter alpine activity workshops in Chamonix - Winter 2017-2018

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Experiences that last a lifetime

At Amazon Creek, we always aim to provide bespoke luxury vacations which create experiences to last a lifetime.

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Vallee Blanche Skiing

One experiences that last a lifetime, Vallee Blanche Skiing, one of the the longest run in Europe...

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The Ultimate Guide to Getting Ski Fit

21st November 2016

Skiing is a lot of fun, but it’s also a physically demanding sport, and a day on the slopes will give your body a good workout.

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Skiing Safety Tips

Flying with ease down dramatic slopes with the wind rushing past and stunning views of snow-covered mountains surrounding you... It doesn't get much better.

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8 BEST French ski resorts: each with their own appeal

With so many ski resorts to choose from in France, making a decision on which one is right for you can be an overwhelming task.

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The Alternative Chamonix Guidebook: Insider Tips from 16 Experts

Soaring peaks, breathtaking valleys, exhilarating cliff-faces and gorgeous alpine meadows make Chamonix one of Europe’s most popular and idyllic mountain havens.

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Five reasons to visit Chamonix

Chamonix in our opinion is the perfect winter or summer location for your next luxury adventure vacation! Take a look at the reasons we are confident you will love it here...

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Amazon Creek's travel tips when travelling with Children

April 15th 2015

When travelling as a family or with little ones here are a few tips to make travel as a family fun and a little easier (if that is at all possible!)

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The Mont Blanc Experience

Climbing Mont Blanc really is a once in a lifetime experience, and one which isn’t for the faint-hearted

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Luxury Golf in Chamonix

Chamonix has long been considered a mecca for extreme skiers and mountain lovers but you can expect more from the Haute Savoie - namely golf!

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Summer Family Holidays in Chamonix

We are delighted to announce our brand new specially-tailored package offering a range of complimentary activities across our luxury chalets in Chamonix.

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Weddings & Honeymoons with Amazon Creek

Amazon Creek properties provide a stunning backdrop to your special day with accommodation for your family and friends.

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