We may be wallowing in sunshine at home at the moment but it’s a good time to start thinking about next season’s skiing trip. With all those early booking deals around, it would be a pity to miss out. There’s also a competition to enter, below…
Inghams Lapland competition
New for the winter 2013-14 programme is the resort of Pyhä in Lapland and to celebrate the tour operator is running a Facebook competition to give away seven nights half board for two staying at the Pyhätunturi Hotel. This is located in a ski in, ski out location and the prize includes free equipment hire and lift passes for the week. Runner-up prizes include luggage, ski poles and DVDs. For a chance to win visit Inghams Facebook page and send your favourite ski or snowboard photo. The closing date is at 11.59pm on Monday, July 15.
Flaine for £182 with Erna Low
There’s 20% off accommodation in Flaine, where it now costs £182pp (reduced from £220pp) based on 6 people sharing a 2 bedroom 6/7 person superior apartment in La Foret. The self-catering, ski-drive price includes return Eurotunnel crossings with Free FlexiPlus upgrades. Accommodation is for 7 nights starting January 18. The offer must be booked by November 5 to receive the discount. Further details from Erna Low.
Peak Retreats to Les Deux Alpes from £320pp
Ours Blanc in the snowsure resort of Les Deux Alpes has been completely renovated for next winter and is located close to shops, restaurants and chair-lift. There’s an indoor heated pool plus spa and leisure facilities. Prices from £320pp for 7 nights self-catering, based on 5 sharing an apartment and including return Eurotunnel crossing for one car and passengers. More information from Peak Retreats.
£100 off in Alpe d’Huez with VIP SKI
Seven different dates are available with £100pp off for next season, including January and selected dates in February, March and April. Chalet Le Manoir is part of VIP’s development of five chalets right next to the lifts in Alpe d’Huez. Prices start at £929 on saver weeks with the £100 discount applied. The discounts are available on all VIP chalets including the four new properties for 2013-14. For more information or to book visit VIP.
Belle Plagne with Lagrange Holidays from £820/apt/wk
Book an end-of-season ski break before February for the week commencing April 19 and you’ll save 30% on the cost of accommodation in the Le Chalet du Vallon apartments in Belle Plagne. These high-standard apartments are located 50m from the slopes. A two-bedroom apartment sleeping six people is now £820/apt/wk based on accommodation-only – a saving of £338 on usual weekly prices. For more information visit Lagrange Holidays.
Sainte Foy with Ski Apartments for £288pp
There’s 10% off in Sainte Foy at half term, where it now costs £288pp (reduced from £320pp) based on 6 people sharing a 2-bedroom 4/6 person apartment at Eco Le Ruitor. The price is for self-catering, accommodation only, for 7 nights on the week commencing February 15. More details from Ski Apartments.
Ski Collection to La Plagne from £461pp
Stay in La Plagne at the four-star Sun Valley offering doorstep skiing with direct access to the vast Paradiski area. Prices start from £461pp accommodation-only or from £494pp self-drive with return Eurotunnel crossings, for 7 nights, based on 5 sharing a 2-bedroom apartment. Further details from Ski Collection.