How to stay in contact with your child?

A common concern for parents is that you need to be able to contact us and your child during their stay. Les Elfes has quite a liberal approach to electronic devices, unlike similar american camps, we do not forbid electronic devices at the camp. We do still limit the amount of time students can spend…

Tips & Rules for Parents

Dear Campers, Parents and Friends, Everyone is becoming increasingly excited about the coming season and we at Les Elfes are no exception. Of course it is pretty tricky to predict how much snow we will have this year, which seems to be the topic of conversation. But the snowfalls have started and the resort is…

3 Questions Every Asian Parent Should Ask

Do you see a growing interest in camps for children in Asian countries? If so, can you share a little bit more on this? Les Elfes was founded in 1987, starting with 20 students and now providing Summer, Winter and Spring Camps to over 5000 students worldwide, we have seen growth from all over the…

Difference between 2 and 4 weeks Summer Programs

At Les Elfes we are currently offering 2 and 4 week programs for our summer camp. It is important to identify exactly the difference between these programs. During a two week session the students take part in many activities as you can see. The four week program further develops the students’ learning of these activities,…

Multiple Benefits of Personal Achievements

Why is it important to have personal achievements? To reach goals and targets To overcome any obstacles that may get in the way of succeeding To have a challenge, do your best and to make yourself proud of what you  have accomplished. To push yourself to use the skills learned and to continually improve to…

Transfers from and to the Geneva Airport

How and where do you welcome children coming by airplane?   Les Elfes welcomes campers in the arrival hall of the Geneva Airport (GVA). We have our own office here. Our friendly and helpful staff will take care of the youngsters right away and then drive them with our private bus to the campus. Our…

New Hoodies available at the reception

Remember fun times at Les Elfes Wearing a cozy new hoodie Verbier is a sunny south facing area but as any alpine region, it can get colder in the night. Stay comfortable and stylish with a cozy new Les Elfes hoodie – perfect for chilly free time or evening game. These cotton hoodies provide a…

How to pack? Get ready for Summer Camp

Please be aware, that our camps are situated in the mountains. The climate on a mountain varies depending on what altitude you are on a mountain. Weather conditions can change dramatically from one hour to the next. For example, in just a few moments the temperatures can drop from very hot temperatures to temperatures that are…