Thinking about your ski holiday for next season? Or maybe you want to fit in a last-minute summer trip to the Alps? Then keep an eye on this page if you’re looking to find a great deal.
Don’t forget to reserve your airport parking at least 24 hours before you go – this is especially important during peak holiday periods whether in the summer or winter. If you’re flying from Gatwick, Cophall Parking has some offers just for Welove2ski viewers.
Flaine apartment for £945 with PowderBeds
Arriving on January 20, you can stay in the two-bedroom ski-in ski-out apartment Le Centaure (sleeps six) in Flaine for seven nights. The property has an indoor heated swimming-pool. It now costs £945 (it was £1,050) provided you book by August 31 with a half-price 10% deposit of £95. Bookings: PowderBeds.
Les Menuires apartment at half term for £2,124 with Erna Low
Stay seven nights at Les Chalets de l’Adonis in Les Menuires – the two attractive chalet-style buildings are located in the Bruyeres district of the resort with ski-in ski-out convenience for confident skiers and easy access to the Bruyeres 1 Telecabine, which will take you to the Val Thorens ski area. A two-bedroom four/six-person apartment was £2,359 and is now £2,124 with a 10% early booking discount. The holiday departs on February 10. (Eurotunnel can be booked if needed). Bookings: Erna Low.
Tignes from £708pp with BOGOF lift pass deals from Ski Total
Stay in Chalet Marilyn in Tignes from £708pp travelling out on December 12. The chalet is two minutes’ walk from the high-speed chair-lift and has a traditional cosy interior and small sauna. The price includes return flights from Gatwick to Chambery, resort transfers, use of sauna and seven nights chalet catered accommodation. Plus there’s some fantastic Buy-One-Get-One-Free lift pass offers available – but you’ll need to hurry, as they finish on August 31. Bookings: Ski Total.
Meribel group chalet from £748pp with SNO
Take a group holiday in Meribel, where the sole occupancy of Chalet Matterhorn starts at £748pp. Sleeping 15, the chalet has 8 bedrooms and is based in Meribel Centre, about a 10-minute walk from the slopes. It has a minibus servic,e as well as a sauna and outdoor hot tub. The price is based on a week’s stay starting on January 7, and includes Stansted flights, resort transfers and chalet catering. Bookings: SNO.
Val d’Isere from £180.50pp with Ski France
Val d’Isere is an ideal resort for an early-season holiday, opening on November 25. Located in the heart of town, four-star Alpina Lodge offers self-catered apartments each with a fully-equipped kitchen, television and wifi, plus special cooking equipment – such as raclette grills – available on request. A week’s stay, from December 9, costs from £180.50pp (£361 in total; it was £516 total – so a saving of 30%). Return flights London to Geneva cost from £56pp with easyJet. Bookings: Ski France.
Alpe d’Huez from £401pp with Ski Collection
Stay seven nights at four-star Le Cristal de l’Alpe from £401pp (it was £445pp). The family-friendly self-catered apartments are at the heart of Alpe d’Huez, 200m from the ski slopes and 50m from the nearest ski lifts and shops. Book before October 31 to save 10% on selected weeks. The price is based on five people sharing a two-bedroom apartment, arriving on March 31 and includes Eurotunnel crossings with free FlexiPlus upgrades. Bookings: Ski Collection.
Lech from £1,054pp with VIP Ski
Stylish Hotel Theodul is located on the main Lech high street, a short walk from the ski lifts and resort centre. It has 29 spacious bedrooms across three floors. A seven-night stay, arriving January 7, costs from £1,054pp (down from £1,154pp, so a saving of £100pp). Price includes half-board accommodation, return flights from Gatwick, and transfers to/from the resort. Bookings: VIP Ski.
St Martin de Belleville Christmas chalet from £12,395 with The Alpine Club
Save 20% when you book a chalet in St Martin de Belleville. For example, Chalet Abode sleeps 10 and now costs £12,695 on Saturday December 16 (brochure price £15,880), Chamois Lodge sleeps 9 and now costs £12,395 (brochure price £15,495) on Wednesday December 20, The Ecurie sleeps 8 and is going for £12,695 (brochure price £15,880) on December 20. The offer expires on September 30. Bookings: The Alpine Club.
Peisey New Year family skiing from £925pp with Esprit Ski
This New Year head for the quiet village of Plan-Peisey in the Paradiski area, where a week in the stylish Chalet Castor is now available from £925pp. The comfortable chalet is in a central location and has spa facilities including an outdoor hot tub overlooking the valley. The price is based on a family of four (two adults and two children aged two to ten years old) at £3,699 travelling out on December 26 and includes return flights from Gatwick to Geneva, resort transfers, free wifi and seven nights chalet catered accommodation. Esprit Classic Child Care is available from £239 for a week of ski lessons. Bookings: Esprit Ski.
Valmorel Easter skiing from £169pp with Peak Retreats
Stay seven nights B&B at Hotel du Bourg from £169pp (it was £187pp). The three-star hotel is at the heart of the village, 100m from the piste and the Télébourg lift, with shops, bars and restaurants on your doorstep. Book before October 15 to save 10% on selected weeks. The price is based on arrival on March 31 and includes Eurotunnel crossings with free FlexiPlus upgrades. Bookings: Peak Retreats.
Free equipment hire with Ski Weekends
If your group takes sole occupancy of a chalet, and you book before August 31 paying a £200pp deposit, then each group member will receive free ski or snowboard hire. For example, you could book three-star Chalet Emily in Courchevel 1650, which sleeps up to eight people. The chalet is 400m from the lifts and costs £446pp for three days half board including flights and transfers. Bookings: Ski Weekends.
Summer in the Alps
Seefeld roller-skiing from £579pp with Inghams
Have you ever thought about giving roller-skiing a go? You can do so on a holiday to Seefeld in the Austrian Tirol. Roller-skiing is the summer version of cross-country skiing, as you can see in the video above. To try the sport, stay seven nights half board at four-star Hotel Seefeldherhof from £579pp (a saving of £140pp) which includes return flights from Gatwick to Innsbruck and airport transfers. The package is valid for travel departing on September 16. Bookings: Inghams.
Morzine for £678pp with Alpine Elements
A week in Morzine is now £678pp (or £445pp making your own travel arrangements) – it was £614pp. The holiday starts on August 27 and you’ll stay half board at Hotel Dents Blanches. This deal includes the first kid’s holiday at half price, flights, transfers, use of the hot tub, and a free kids club. In addition, a free active pack includes six-day MTB or road bike hire, white water rafting, kayak or SUPing, guided walks and bike ride, a full area lift pass, entry to the aquatic centre, and a multi-activity pass. Bookings: Alpine Elements.