Deals Aug 14, 2015 | Welove2ski
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Christmas, New Year and More Ski Deals

Deals Aug 14, 2015 | Welove2ski
Myrkdalen slopes. Photo: © Visit Norway.

Starting to think about your ski holiday for next ski season? Then keep an eye on this page if you’re looking to find a great deal.

And, if you’re flying from Gatwick, don’t forget to book your airport parking at least 24 hours before you go. Cophall Parking has some offers especially for Welove2ski readers.

Due to readers’ request, we now also have our ski holiday prices in euros (with the exchange rate correct at the time of writing), although you should contact tour operators direct for a quote that doesn’t include travel from the UK.


Christmas and New Year Skiing

La Rosiere apartment for £1,433 with Lagrange Holidays
There’s 10% off Christmas skiing provided you book before October 31. Accommodation is in Les Cimes Blanches apartments in the family-friendly resort of La Rosiere. A one-bedroom apartment sleeping up to four people is now £1,433 (2010€) per apartment/per week – it was £1,593 per week (2234€), plus a £30 (42€) booking fee, for a week commencing December 19 based on accommodation-only. For more bookings, visit Lagrange Holidays.

Verbier for £649pp with Powder White
Stay for the Christmas week commencing December 19 at Palermo Chalet in Verbier, which is now £649pp (910€) fully catered – it was £849pp (1191€). This ski deal means a saving £200pp (281€), with flights and resort transfers arranged on request. For reservations visit Powder White.

Flaine for £508pp with Erna Low
Save 20% on accommodation at Christmas in five-star Les Terrasses d’Hélios in Flaine, where seven nights now costs £508pp (712€) based on four people sharing a two-bedroom apartment. The total was £2,485 (3485€) and is now £2,031 (2848€) self-drive including Eurotunnel crossings with free Flexiplus upgrades. Information from Erna Low.

La Plagne for £660pp with Snowfinders
Save £169pp (238€) on a family Christmas in La Plagne, staying in a quad room at the Chalet Altesse. The chalet is 150m from the main Plagne 1800 lift, and lift passes are included in the new price of £660pp (928€) – as are return Gatwick-Geneva flights, and transfers. For more details contact Snowfinders.

Les Gets family New Year from £4,730 with Esprit Ski
Stay in Chalet Aventine in Les Gets for £4,730 (6634€) for a family of four, departing December 27. Set in a quiet yet convenient location, the chalet is an attractive home from home for families. This price is based on two adults and two children aged five to seven years old, and includes return flights from Southampton to Geneva, resort transfers, free wifi, use of sauna and hot tub and seven nights chalet catered accommodation. Esprit Classic Child Care is available from £215 (302€) for a week of exclusive ski lessons. More details from Esprit Ski.

The Rest of the Season

Learn to ski in Norway from £985pp with Ski Safari
There’s a new Learn to Ski programme in Myrkdalen in Norway to entice first-timers to the uncrowded slopes with patient English-speaking instructors. All these packages feature inclusive prices with lift pass, ski rentals and ski schools covered. A half-term holiday in February starts at £985pp (1381€) for seven nights in a family room at four-star Hotel Myrkdalen half board. Price is based on two adults and two children sharing and includes flights, transfers and a six-day lift pass and ski rentals, plus five days’ ski school. More information from Ski Safari.

Samoens from £211pp with Peak Retreats
New for the coming winter is four-star Chalets de Layssia in the centre of the traditional resort of Samoens, convenient for the shops and restaurants, and 50m from the free shuttle bus to the Grand Massif gondola. Seven nights based on five people sharing a self-catered apartment in January is reduced by 10% with the new price from £211pp (296€). More details from Peak Retreats.

Les Arcs for £739pp with Ski Total
Spend a week at Chalet Winnie in Les Arcs for £739pp (1036€) – it was £818pp (1147€) travelling out on February 21. Set in a convenient location three minutes’ walk to the nearest lift, this chalet makes a great base. The price includes return flights from Heathrow to Geneva, resort transfers, half board accommodation, free wifi, free use of an indoor pool. Further information from Ski Total.

Sainte Foy from £189pp with Ski Collection
Stay in self-catering apartments Le Ruitor, located 400m from the lifts in Sainte Foy – it’s possible to ski back to the residence. Seven nights based on five people sharing in January is reduced by 10% and now costs from £189pp (265€). Details available from Ski Collection.

About the author

Felice Hardy

Felice was one of the founders of Welove2ski and regularly contributes, as well writing for a range of other publications including The Evening Standard, The Guardian, Conde Nast Traveller, Tatler, Harpers Bazaar, Country Life, BA Highlife and House & Garden. She started skiing at the age of three. She also enjoys hiking with her dogs and mountain biking in the Alps.

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