Thinking about booking your ski holiday for next season? Winter offers are coming in thick and fast now, so keep an eye on this page if you’re looking to find a good deal. And if you can’t wait for the ski season to start then why not book a late summer holiday to the Alps with a bit of road cycling, mountain biking, hiking, golf and myriad other activities – or just some R&R in beautiful surroundings?
And don’t forget to book your airport parking at least 24 hours before you go. I Love Meet and Greet has some great deals at Gatwick, Heathrow, Stansted, Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham airports.
Final summer offers
Kitzbuhel Sports Car Festival for £399pp with Thomson Lakes
Interested in the idea of visiting the 5th International Sports Car Festival in Kitzbuhel from September 25 to 28, to see more than 50 of the most luxurious sport cars of our time? You can stay seven nights half board in four-star Hotel Jägerwirt for £399pp (save £110pp) departing September 20 from Manchester to Salzburg with Thomson Airways, and including transfers. Further details from Thomson Lakes.
Lech hiking from £349pp with Inghams
Lech offers beautiful scenery, wonderful mountain cuisine and is great for keen hikers with 250km of walking trails ranging from meadows to remote high alpine paths. The free Lech Summer Active Card includes free unlimited use of all chair-lifts, cable-cars and buses in Lech, and free hiking tours and guided walks. Stay seven nights half board at the four-star Chalet Hotel Alexander from £349pp, saving £340pp, departing August 30. Price includes return flights from Edinburgh to Innsbruck and resort transfers. Regional flights are also available for an additional supplement. For more information visit Inghams.
St Anton for £659pp with Esprit Ski
Stay a week in Chalet Pepi Gabl in the world-famous resort of St Anton for £659pp, with free child places. Located 50m metres from the Nasserein gondola and five minutes’ walk from the town centre, the chalet has a residents’ bar and an enhanced wine selection. At Christmas, departing December 14, a family of four can stay for £452pp (family price of £1,808) including return flights from Gatwick to Innsbruck, resort transfers, free wifi, sauna and wellness area, free babysitting and catered chalet accommodation. Free children’s lift passes and equipment hire are also included. Esprit Classic Child Care is available from £215 for a week of exclusive Esprit children’s ski lessons. More information from Esprit Ski.
Val Thorens from £308pp with Powder N Shine
Grab an early week’s holiday on December 6 – at an altitude of 2000m Val Thorens guarantees some great skiing. There’s a 25% reduction for bookings on this opening week, making it £308pp fully catered in luxurious en-suite accommodation, with quiet pistes at that time of year. What’s more, the Three Valleys ski pass will cost from 211€ for the week. Further information from Powder N Shine.
La Rosiere Easter skiing for £129pp with Ski Collection
Stay in four-star La Balcons de la Rosiere with free wifi and an on-site wellbeing area. You can now save 10% for seven nights self-catering including return Eurotunnel crossings from £179pp on the week commencing March 28 and based on five people sharing. To benefit from this deal in the family-friendly resort of La Rosiere, you’ll need to book by September 30 with Ski Collection.
Tignes for £859pp with SnowFinders
Spend a week half board in Chalet Alpaca Lodge, which is located at the heart of Tignes Le Lac, with good access to the lifts and the village centre. The price is £859pp including Gatwick flights and resort transfers. An area lift pass is also on offer for £100pp, which is a saving of £100pp. Further information from SnowFinders.
Morzine from £869pp with VIP Ski
Try one of the three new chalets in Morzine – Little Lumi, Chalet Nevada or Chalet Kenai – with prices starting from £879pp per adult and £804 per child in all three. Prices include return flights from Gatwick, coach transfers, and chalet board accommodation. Manchester flights are also available at extra cost, as are valet parking, private transfers and private nannies. Discounts of £100 are available as an early booking incentive on selected saver weeks through the season, with prices from £869pp. Further information from VIP Ski.
Champoluc from £215pp with Ski Total
Stay in Chalet Hotel Breithorn in Champoluc, a property that has been restored yet at the same time kept its traditional Alpine character – with an open fire, wooden vaulted ceilings and comfortable furniture. A sample early booking price for the week commencing December 13 comes with £120 discount – so instead of £649pp the price is now £589pp including Gatwick flights, transfers and catered chalet board, plus 2-for-1 equipment hire and £10pp off insurance. More details from Ski Total.
Chamrousse at half term for £198pp with Peak Retreats
Stay in Ecrin des Neiges with its pool and sauna for a week starting February 14. Chamrousse offers doorstep skiing and 90km of varied pistes. You can save 20% on seven nights self-catering, including return Eurotunnel crossings, from £198pp based on five people sharing. Bookings must be made by September 30. Visit Peak Retreats for more details.
Avoriaz from £966pp with Pierre & Vacances
Early bookers can enjoy up to 20% off accommodation, including in the school holidays. L’Amara residence in Avoriaz offers ski-in ski-out accommodation for up to 12 people, with access to the Deep Nature Spa® by Algotherm as well as a heated indoor pool and dedicated children’s area. Prices start from £966pp for seven nights in a one-bedroom apartment for four people, departing on April 11 and saving 15%. Visit Pierre & Vacances for more details.