You can’t go wrong this winter: wherever you go there’s snow…and lots of it. In fact, more snow is due across the Alps this coming week. Below are some deals to whet your appetite for a holiday in one of the snowiest starts to the season in living memory.
Don’t forget to reserve your airport parking at least 24 hours before you go – this is especially important during peak holiday periods. If you’re flying from Gatwick, Cophall Parking has some offers just for Welove2ski viewers.
Les Arcs area for £543pp with SNO
Save 40% off Chalet Hermine in Les Arcs ski area, which is down from £903pp to £543pp for a week’s stay beginning January 21. The price includes Stansted flights, resort transfers and chalet catering. The family-focussed chalet is in neighbouring Peisey and has an on-site nursery and kids club. Bookings: SNO.
La Rosiere from £440pp with Skiworld
Four-star Chalet Beretta sits 400m from the nearest lift and ski school meeting points in La Rosiere. The accommodation is spacious and finished to a high standard, with a wood burning stove, two saunas and a balcony with stunning views of neighbouring Les Arcs. A week’s chalet board, departing January 20, is now £440pp (saving £381pp), including flights from Gatwick to Grenoble and transfers. Direct flights are available from all major UK airports. Bookings: Skiworld.
Val d’Isere apartment from £1,560 with Ski France
Located in the heart of buzzing Val d’Isere, four-star Alpina Lodge offers beautiful self-catered apartments. Each comes with a fully-equipped kitchen, TV and wifi, with special cooking equipment – such as raclette grills – available on request. The main ski lifts and pistes are 500 metres away. A week’s stay from January 13 costs from £173pp (£1,211 total, was £1,560 total – saving 22%) for a self-catering apartment sleeping seven. Bookings: Ski France.
La Plagne for £502pp with Snowfinders
Stay in the catered Chalet Clarine in Belle Plagne on the week starting February 17. The holiday now costs from £502pp (it was £1,004pp, so that’s a saving of £502pp), including flights from Gatwick and resort transfers. Bookings: Snowfinders.
Kitzbuhel from £412pp with Inghams
Each year in January, the world’s greatest polo players and hundreds of international polo fans gather in Kitzbuhel for the biggest polo on snow tournament in the world. The 16th edition of the Snow Polo World Cup is from January 11-14. VIP tickets are available to purchase and cost from €200pp. A week’s stay at Chalet Linda during the competition, costs from £412pp on a chalet-board basis. Price includes return flights from Stansted to Innsbruck and resort transfers. Bookings: Inghams.
Morzine from £1,079pp with VIP Ski
Groups of 12 save up to 10% at Colibri Penthouse in Morzine. The brand-new property is just a stone’s throw from the Pleney gondola in the heart of the town. The apartment is part of a new-build chalet, converted from an old, disused cinema on the high street and is surrounded by creperies, boutiques, bars and rental shops. Ideal for large groups, the apartment has a wraparound balcony with a large hot tub. A seven-night stay, arriving March 18, is now from £1,079pp (down from £1,199pp) for groups of 12. Price includes chalet-board accommodation, flights and transfers. Bookings: VIP Ski.
La Plagne from £293pp with Ski Collection
Stay seven nights in La Plagne Soleil (2050m) from £293pp. Accommodation is in the four-star Les Granges du Soleil apartments, which are ski-in ski-out. The family-friendly residence is in a tranquil setting facing Mont Blanc and the Beaufortain Massif.
Prices are based on five people sharing a two-bedroom apartment, arriving on January 27. If you buy three adult Paradiski lift passes, you will receive a fourth pass for free. Bookings: Ski Collection.
Les Gets from £372pp with Esprit Ski
Stay at Chalet Karine in Les Gets from £372pp (was £525pp). Set in a quiet yet convenient location, this chalet is an attractive home from home for families. This price is based on a family of four, (two adults and two children aged two to ten years) from £1,489 (was £2,099) travelling out on January 21, and includes return flights from Gatwick to Geneva, resort transfers, use of sauna and hot tub and seven nights chalet catered accommodation. Esprit Classic Child Care is available from £239 for a week of ski lessons. Bookings: Esprit Ski.
Morzine apartment for £1,268 with Erna Low
Stay seven nights in four-star Aiglon de Morzine in Morzine with a 35% discount for January weeks. These two bedroom (sleeps 4/6) apartments were £1,821 but are now £1,268 including Eurotunnel Flexiplus return crossings. The on-site Aiglon Spa provides the perfect place to unwind after a day on the mountains. The holiday commences on January 13 but other dates are also available. Bookings: Erna Low.
Peissey Vallandry from £243pp with Peak Retreats
Seven nights in Peisey Vallandry (1650m) is now from £243pp staying in the four-star Oree des Neiges apartments, which offer doorstep skiing down to the Vallandry ski school meeting point and the chair-lift via the Blue Barmont/Belvédère slope. The residence is 300m from the resort centre, and there’s free access to the indoor heated pool and O des Cîmes Spa in the nearby Oree des Cîmes. Prices are based on five people sharing a two-bedroom apartment, arriving on January 27. If you buy three adult Paradiski lift passes, you will receive a fourth pass for free. Bookings: Peak Retreats.
Gressoney from £449pp with Ski Total
Stay in the idyllic village of Gressoney, in the heart of the Monterosa ski area, from £449pp (was £769pp). Chalet Hotel Valverde provides an excellent location adjacent to the main ski lift and four minutes’ walk to the village centre. This price is for travelling out on January 20 and includes return flights from Gatwick to Turin, resort transfers, a spa area with sauna, steam room and hot tub, and seven nights catered accommodation. Bookings: Ski Total.
Vaujany from £602pp with Ski Peak
An adults-only week at Chalet Rostaing and Chalet Lucette in Vaujany has been reduced by 10% to £602pp half board on January 20, and there is still availability in these two chalets on the week starting February 17. Both these chalets can be taken on a catered or self-catered basis. Travel is not included. Bookings: Ski Peak.