As you will have seen in our recent snow report, conditions in the Alpine ski resorts have improved a great deal due to the change in weather conditions. So if you’ve been holding back and waiting for the snow to arrive, then now is the time to grab a deal!
Here are some of the latest ski deals available. For more offers, check out the websites of operators such as Crystal Ski, Inghams, Mark Warner, Neilson, and Ski World. Consult specialist travel agencies, too – such as Sno, Snowfinders, Momentum Ski and Snow-Wise.
Oz en Oisans from £227pp with Peak Retreats
Oz en Oisans is a small resort linking into the much larger Alpe d’Huez ski area. Here you can stay in the three-star superior Le Chalet des Neiges – which is ski-in ski-out. Departure is January 31 and seven nights including Eurotunnel is now from £227pp (was £273pp) based on five people sharing. More information from Peak Retreats.
Soll from £499pp with Inghams
The village of Soll is part of the vast SkiWelt area which offers 279km of pistes to explore. Stay seven nights in catered accommodation at the three-star Chalet Bichler from £499pp, saving £160pp, departing January 31. Price also includes return flights from Gatwick to Innsbruck and resort transfers. Flights are also available from Manchester, Birmingham (+£49), Bristol (+£29), Edinburgh (+£49) and Southampton (+£19). For more information visit Inghams.
La Plagne for £4,400 for a family of four with Ski Famille
There are some great savings on the last few spaces available for February 14 half-term week. Holidays still available for a family of two for £2,200 at Chalet Marjorie in Les Gets and a family of four for £4,400 at Chalet Nicole in La Plagne. In-chalet childcare is also available six days a week. Visit Ski Famille for details.
Obergurgl for £324pp with Esprit Ski
Obergurgl is one of Austria’s highest and most snow sure resorts, and you can stay here at homely Chalet Verwall for £324pp (was £552pp). This price is based on a family of four (two adults and two children under 12) at £1,296 (was £2,208) travelling out on February 1 and including return flights from Gatwick to Innsbruck, resort transfers, free wifi, use of the sauna, free ski hosting and seven nights catered chalet accommodation. Esprit Classic Child Care is available from £215 for a week of exclusive ski lessons. More information from Esprit Ski www.espritski.com
Tignes from £599pp with Alpine Elements
Stay a week half board at Hotel Toviere in Tignes, where there’s currently a free lift pass on all dates. For example, the week starting February 8 is £599pp including flights, transfers and the free lift pass. There’s also 50% off equipment hire. More information from Alpine Elements.
Whistler for £775pp with Crystal Ski
Stay seven days B&B at the four-star Listel Hotel in the fabulous resort of Whistler. It now costs £775pp (save £90pp) based on four people sharing. The departure date is March 12 from Gatwick to Vancouver, with transfers also included. Further details are available from Crystal Ski.
Les Angles from £224pp with Pyrenees Collection
Les Angles is an authentic mountain village with Catalan roots and one of the best ski resorts in the Pyrenees. Stay in the three-star apartments at Le Clos des Fontaneilles, in a peaceful location with an indoor heated pool. Book now to save 15% on the accommodation price: seven nights from January 31 including Eurotunnel is from £224pp (was £256pp) based on five people sharing. More information from Pyrenees Collection.
Avoriaz for £549pp with Ski Total
Stay a week in Avoriaz, home to some spectacular views. Accommodation is in Chalet Violetta for £549pp (was £869pp) travelling out on February 1. It is located right on the slopes and is a two-minute walk from the resort centre. This price includes return flights from Southampton to Geneva, resort transfers, free wifi, use of sauna and seven nights catered accommodation. Go to Ski Total for information.
Val d’Isere from £999pp with VIP Ski
Have a romantic getaway to celebrate Valentine’s day at the cosy Farmhouse in Val d’Isere. The Farmhouse is a 200 year old building with metre thick walls in the centre of the resort. Sleeping 12-14 people, there is a choice of five twin bedrooms all en suite or a studio with double bedroom, living room, bathroom and bunk beds. Prices for seven nights start from £999pp (saving £280pp, down from £1,279pp) chalet board. Flights and transfers are included. For more information visit VIP Ski.
La Plagne from £170pp with Ski Collection
Plagne Soleil offers easy access to La Plagne and the Paradiski ski areas and is ideal for families looking for an Easter break. Stay in the three-star Superior Sun Valley with doorstep skiing, free wi-fi, a pool and on-site spa. Book now and you can save 20% on the accommodation price for the week starting January 31: seven nights including Eurotunnel for two cars is now from £170pp (was £200pp) based on eight people sharing. Catered options are also available (at cost price), so you can choose from B&B or half-board. Further details from Ski Collection.
Verbier chalets with up to 20% off with CK Verbier
Further to the Euro currency crisis, CK Verbier is offering 20% off all their remaining properties in Verbier for the week starting February 8. There’s also a complimentary return transfer from Geneva airport for up to eight passengers that week, which represents a saving of up to 1,500chf. Further details from CK Verbier.