The snow is superb everywhere – and this season has already been rated a vintage one. If you haven’t yet been to see what all the fuss is about, it’s time to go now! To have a reasonable choice of where to stay, when to go and how to get there this spring, you’ll need to book as soon as you can. In our weekly post we feature the top ski deals available from a variety of tour operators. Make sure you also check out the offers pages on tour operator websites, and don’t forgot the likes of Go Ski ifyouski.com, igluski.com, Ski Solutions, Sno, and Snowfinders. Check also our features on airline luggage allowances and driving.
Here are our latest ski holiday deals:
Samoens from £259pp with Peak Retreats
Only one hour from Geneva, Samoens is based in the heart of the extensive Grand Massif ski area. Stay at the superb La Reine des Prés with its private pool and spa from £259pp for seven nights self-catering based on five people sharing a two-bedroom apartment for the week of March 30. The price includes return private transfers from Geneva airport. Visit Peak Retreats for more information.
Les Gets for £479pp with Alpine Elements
Take a late-season ski week in Les Gets for £479pp (saving you £281pp) on April 7, staying in the Chalet Jean Claude. The holiday includes half-board catering and flights from London, with other airports available. Other resorts with offers include Meribel, Morzine, La Plagne, Chamonix and Tignes. More information can be found at Alpine Elements.
Verbier from £1319pp with VIP
Chalet Bois de Bay is close to the Medran lift station in Verbier. The chalet is massive, allowing for extra beds and flexibility when required. Prices for the March 3 week include free lift passes (saving up to £254pp) with prices starting at £1319pp. This includes return Gatwick flights, resort transfers and chalet board catering. For more information or to book visit VIP Chalets.
La Plagne for £727pp for two people with Skiworld
There’s a 2-4-1 local area lift pass offer and free ski-only hire for chalet departures on April 6/7th to all resorts (apart from Zermatt and Les Arcs). For example, Chalet La Foret in La Plagne for two people including return flights departing April 6, resort transfers, half board accommodation, local area lift passes and ski hire is now £727pp (was £855pp). Further details from Skiworld.
La Tania from £249pp with Ski Amis
Stay in a choice of five chalets in La Tania on the week commencing March 23 and you’ll save up to £250pp. For example, log-cabin style Chalet Christine (sleeps 28-30) was £499pp and is now £249pp. The chalet has 14 en-suite bedrooms and two living rooms, both with open fireplaces. Visit Ski Amis for further deals and information.
Les Arcs for £668pp with Ski Total
Chalet L’Ours Brun in Arcs 2000 is now available for the week of March 10 for £668pp (was £738pp). The chalet-apartment is 250m from the nearest lift and slope and guests have free use of the neighbouring indoor swimming-pool. The price includes Gatwick-Geneva flights, resort transfers and catered accommodation with free Wifi. More information from Ski Total.
Sauze d’Oulx from £499pp with Inghams
Sauze is ideal for intermediate skiers with its wide choice of red runs. Stay in Hotel Hermitage for seven nights half board from £499pp (a saving of £200pp) from March 16, including return Gatwick-Turin flights, resort transfers and free afternoon tea and coffee. Flights are also available from Birmingham and Manchester (+£29pp). For more information visit Inghams.
Orelle for £91pp with Ski Apartments
There’s now 50% off in Orelle in the unspoilt Maurienne Valley, where a week costs £91pp (reduced from £182pp) is based on six people sharing a two-bedroom four/six-person apartment in Le Hameau des Eaux. The offer is for accommodation only from March 2. Further details from Ski Apartments.
St Anton for £435pp with Crystal Ski
Spend a week half board at three-star Chalet Schlosshof in St Anton, which is now £435pp (save £280pp) based on two people sharing. The departure date is April 6 from Manchester to Innsbruck, with resort transfers. Gatwick flights are available at a supplement of £90pp. More details from Crystal Ski.
Meribel for £599pp with Powder White
Save £100pp on chalet holidays commencing March 9. Seven-nights fully-catered at Chalet Renardeaux in Meribel (sleeps 12-14) was £699pp and now costs £599pp. The free-standing six-bedroom chalet is in the heart of the resort, complete with log fire, terrace and all en-suite rooms. For reservations visit Powder White.
Tignes from £502pp with Ski Collection
Spend Easter in Tignes at the luxury La Ferme du Val Claret, located at the foot of the slopes and close to shops. Prices from £502pp for seven nights self-catering based on five people sharing a two-bedroom apartment for week starting March 30. The price includes return private transfers from Geneva airport. Visit Ski Collection for further details.
Morzine for £749 with Skiology
If you book a holiday for two people at Chalet George in the centre of Morzine, you will receive a GoPro. The price is £749pp half board on the week commencing March 17, and the chalet has seven bedrooms. For bookings enquire at Skiology and mention the Welovetoski GoPro offer.
Avoriaz apartment for £2540 with P&V Holidays
Pierre & Vacances Premium Residence L’Amara offers five-star luxury in the purpose-built resort of Avoriaz. Commencing March 2, the L’Amara is available at £2540 for a classic two-bedroom apartment sleeping up to six people. When fully occupied this works out at less than £425pp for seven nights’ accommodation. For more information or to book visit P&V Holidays.
Chamonix chalet from £8,000 with Nomadic Ski
You can now stay in Chalet Tu Beaute in Chamonix for a 50% discount on the original price. The magnificent timber and glass chalet sleeps 16 people in eight en-suite bedrooms and is now on offer for the week commencing March 3 from £8,000 (was £16,000) half board. Self-catering packages are also available. For further details contact Nomadic Ski.
Selva for £425pp with Esprit Ski
Chalet Brigitte in Selva is now £425pp (was £592pp) for the week commencing March 10. The Brigitte is a traditional chalet in convenient yet quiet location. Price is based on a family of four (two adults and two children under 12) at £1,700. The price includes Gatwick flights, resort transfers, minibus service to and from the lifts, baby-listening, children’s high tea, and seven nights’ half board catered chalet accommodation. Esprit Classic Child Care is available from £199 for a week of exclusive Esprit ski lessons. More details from Esprit Ski.
St Anton from £999pp with Ski Solutions
Stay for seven nights half board at the four-star Hotel Montjola in St Anton, including flights from Gatwick departing on March 31, and transfers from Friedrichschafen. This is a saving of £500pp. For more information and bookings contact Ski Solutions.
Mayrhofen for £627pp with Igluski
Departing March 23, three-star Chalet St Lukas in Mayrhofen is now £627pp, with 2 for 1 ski or snowboard hire also available. The offer includes seven nights chalet board with return flights from Gatwick and resort transfers. For booking and further details contact Igluski.
Morzine for £308pp with Erna Low
There’s 15% off accommodation in Morzine, where a week on March 16 now costs £308pp (reduced from £357pp) based on six people sharing a three-bedroom apartment in L’Aiglon de Morzine. The ski-drive price includes return Eurotunnel crossings with Free FlexiPlus upgrades. More information from Erna Low.
Courchevel for £699pp with Ifyouski
Stay in chic Courchevel 1850 from £699pp – a saving of £100pp – where seven nights chalet board at three-star Chalet hotel Les Anemones includes return flights and transfers. Departure is from Gatwick on April 6. Further information and bookings at Ifyouski.
Morzine short break from £464pp with Skiweekends
Various offers are available for the remainder of the season. This includes a long weekend in Morzine for £464pp, plus other deals in Chamonix, Brides-les-Bains, Les Gets and Reberty-les-Menuires. The Morzine break is for four nights with four days’ skiing. Accommodation is half board staying at no-frills Club Chalet Les Gourmets, with flights included. More details from Skiweekends.
Courchevel for £620pp with Ski Bluebird
Head for Courchevel 1550 for the Easter week starting March 23. The fully catered, ski-in ski-out Chalet Barragiste is now available for £620pp, reduced from £700pp. More information and bookings can be found at Ski Bluebird.