Latest Summer Offers

11th June 2019

Summers offers and savings on next season’s ski holidays 2019/20

2 weeks for the price of 1 in Les Deux Alpes

With the wonderful Ecrins national park nearby offering plenty of outdoor adventure, and the glacier allowing visitors to ski even during the summer months, Les Deux Alpes is a great summer destination for everyone! From water sports to toboggan runs, racket sports to mountain biking, there is more than enough to keep the whole family entertained. Stay in the 3* superior self-catered apartments at Au Coeur des Ours, in a great location with a few shops nearby. All of the spacious apartments have an open plan and well-fitted kitchen/dining/lounge area, and many also have a balcony or terrace with great views of the resort. Other facilities include reception area with free WiFi, outdoor parking (free) or garage parking (payable), ski lockers for summer skiers, and a bike/luggage room. Two weeks for the price of one for stays ending before 27/7/19 (lowest price week is free and cannot be combined with other offers) when booked by 27/07/19.

14 nights self-catered in a 2 bedroom apartment is £114pp* (was £194pp for 14 nights) including standard mid-week return ferry crossing with Peak Retreats (www.peakretreats.co.uk; 023 9283 9310).

*Price based on 5 sharing a 2 bedroom apartment (sleeps up to 6) arriving on 29/06/19.

Mountain biker on the slopes above Les deux Alpes village in the summer

Save 25% on a 4* stay in Areches Beaufort

Arêches-Beaufort is a pretty traditional alpine village with plenty of character and charm. This year-round working village is set in a picturesque location between 730m and 2300m in the heart of the Savoie. There are plenty of local attractions and adventurous activities for visitors to enjoy, such as a visit to the dairy cooperative to see how the regional cheese – Beaufort, is made, or enjoy the scenery whilst on a challenging mountain bike ride, or on a via ferrata, or even whilst canyoning! Stay in the recently opened 4* self-catered apartments of La Clé des Cîmes, in a wonderful location just 400m from the village centre. Facilities include access to the indoor pool and wellness area, free WiFi, and a restaurant is also planned. 25% off week commencing 29/06/19 when booked by 28/06/19.

7 nights self-catered in a 2 bedroom apartment is £80pp (was £100pp for 7 nights) including standard mid-week return ferry crossing with Peak Retreats (www.peakretreats.co.uk; 023 9283 9310).

*Price based on 5 sharing a 2 bedroom apartment (sleeps up to 6) arriving on 29/06/19.

Areches-Beaufort, Beaufortain, French Alps ©Areches Tourist Office

40% off second week in La Rosière!

Located at an altitude of 1850m, between Mont-Blanc and the Tarentaise valley, La Rosière boasts stunning views of the mountains. The Petit Saint-Bernard pass route is open for the summer months, which marks the border between France and Italy. The La Rosière Activ’été Card also grants you unlimited access to the resort lifts and ice rink, as well as a choice of different activities. Stay in the luxury residence of Les Cîmes Blanches, located in the Quartier des Eucherts area, just 900m from the village centre. Facilities include private indoor pool with wellness area, access to the O des Cîmes Spa (treatments payable), free WiFi, and free outdoor and underground parking (limited). Save 40% on the price of the second week throughout the summer season when booked by 14/09/2019.

14 nights self-catered in a 2 bedroom apartment is £187pp* (Was £237pp for 14 nights) including standard mid-week return ferry crossing with Peak Retreats (www.peakretreats.co.uk; 023 9283 9310).

*Price based on 5 sharing a 2 bedroom apartment (sleeps up to 6) between 29/06/19-13/07/19.

Petit Saint Bernard Pass, La Rosière

15% off Christmas in Samoëns

Set in the heart of the huge Grand Massif ski area (up to 265km of piste), Samoëns is a pretty rural valley village at the foot of mount Criou. Samoëns has much to offer visitors, on and off the slopes! With its links to Les Carroz d’Araches, Morillon, and Flaine there is plenty of varied skiing, as well as many alternative activities including dog-sledding, skating and indoor climbing.

The 4* luxury self-catered apartments at La Reine des Prés are well located near the Grand Massif Express gondola, and just a 5 minute walk from the centre of the village. Facilities include free access to the private indoor pool and wellness area, access to the O des Cîmes Spa Centre (treatments payable), lounge area with fireplace and WiFi, free outdoor parking (limited), and underground garage (payable). 15% off week commencing 21/12/19, 10% all other weeks (except weeks commencing 15/02 & 22/02/20, and not applicable to 4 bedroom apartment week commencing 28/12/19) when booked by 31/10/19.

7 nights self-catered in a 2 bedroom apartment is £342pp* (Was £395pp for 7 nights) including return Eurotunnel crossing with free FlexiPlus upgrade with Peak Retreats (www.peakretreats.co.uk; 023 9283 9310).

*Price based on 5 sharing a 2 bedroom apartment (sleeps up to 6) week commencing 21/12/19.

See our Samoëns ski resort review.

Liaison piste between Samoëns and Les Carroz, Grand Massif

10% off all season in Les Menuires

A previous winner of the ‘Family Resort of the Year’ at the World Snow Awards, Les Menuires is a great destination for a family ski holiday. Located in the well linked ski area of the 3 Valleys, Les Menuires has access to up to 600km of piste, offering ample choice for all skiing abilities. Stay in the 4* Luxury Les Clarines self-catered apartments, at the entrance of Les Menuires just 100m from the slopes and ski lifts. Facilities include free access to the private indoor pool and wellness area, access to the Le Centre Ô des Cimes Spa d’Altitude (treatments payable), lounge area with fireplace and WiFi, ski lockers, and underground garage (payable). 10% off all weeks (except weeks commencing 08/02, 15/02, 22/02 & 29/02/20, and not applicable to 4 bedroom apartment week commencing 28/12/19) when booked by 31/10/19.

7 nights self-catered in a 2 bedroom apartment is £266pp* (was £290pp for 7 nights) including return Eurotunnel crossing with free FlexiPlus upgrade with Ski Collection(www.skicollection.co.uk; 023 9289 0960).

*Price based on 5 sharing a 2 bedroom silver apartment (sleeps up to 6) week commencing 11/04/20.

See our Les Menuires and other Three Valleys resorts reviewed in our ski review pages.

High view of snow-covered valley with mountain restaurant, ski apartments and skiers at Les Menuires

Save 30% off a second week in Les Carroz d’Araches this summer

Perched on a plateau at 1140m, Les Carroz d’Arâches is a traditional alpine village in the heart of the Grand Massif area. It is a spacious family resort, with plenty to keep everyone entertained. There is a multitude of activities to try including the free Kedeuze gondola giving access to bike and hike trails, tennis courts, an 18 hole Golf course with fantastic views, and a swimming pool complex. The recently opened mountain coaster – Speed Dragoz 4 Seasons, is also available this summer, allowing thrill seekers to ride solo or in pairs on a toboggan on rails descending 850m, starting with a 350m climb, and there’s even an option of a virtual reality experience during the speedy descent! Children taller than 1m25 can ride the coaster (accompanied by an adult).

Stay in the 4* luxury Chalets de Leana self-catered apartments in the heart of the village. Facilities include free access to the indoor pool and wellness area, access to the Ô des Cîmes Spa Centre (treatments payable), lounge area with WiFi, and underground garage. 30% off a second week, and 15% off a third week all summer. Plus, on selected one-week stays get 8 nights for the price of 7.

14 nights self-catered in a 2 bedroom apartment is £243pp* (was £286pp) including return standard mid-week ferry crossing with Peak Retreats (www.peakretreats.co.uk; 023 9283 9310).

*Price based on 5 sharing a 2 bedroom apartment (sleeps up to 6) from 29/06/19 to 13/07/19.

10% off Summer holidays in Le Grand Bornand

Le Grand Bornand is one of the most beautiful of the Savoyard villages, perfectly located between Mont Blanc, Lake Annecy and Switzerland. The nearby Aravis mountains offer more than 200km of marked mountain bike trails accessible with a special lift pass. The more adventurous can try paragliding or hot air ballooning above the impressive mountain range and valleys. 4* Le Village de Lessy is located in the centre of Chinaillon 6km from the main Grand Bornand village. Facilities include lounge area with free WiFi, indoor pool and wellness area, access to the Ô des Cîmes Spa, and free limited covered parking. 10% off one week stays arriving 22/06, 29/06, 06/07, 27/07, and 24/08/19.

7 nights self-catered in a 2 bedroom Silver apartment is £112pp* (was £122pp for 7 nights). including return standard mid-week ferry crossing with Peak Retreats (www.peakretreats.co.uk; 023 9283 9310).

*Price based on 5 sharing a 2 bedroom apartment (sleeps up to 6) week commencing 22/06/19.

View from balcony, Village de Lessy, Le Grand Bornand

Up to 25% off next season in Tignes les Brevières

The picturesque village of Les Brevières forms part of the large lift-linked ski area of Tignes Val d’Isère with parts of Les Brevières dating back to the 13th century, but it’s still at a snow-sure altitude of 1550m! The spacious apartments of the 4* luxury Santa Terra apartments are right in the heart of the lovely village of Tignes Les Brevières, within an easy walk of the gondola into the rest of the Tignes/Val d’Isere ski area. Facilities include a stunning indoor pool with waterfall feature and wellness area, ski rental in the residence, and underground parking (payable). 25% off weeks commencing 14/03, 21/03, 28/03/20. 15% off weeks commencing 14/12/19 and 04/01, 11/01, 18/01, 25/01, 01/02, 07/03, 04/04, 11/04/20. 10% off weeks commencing 21/12, 28/12/19, and 08/02, 15/02, 22/02, 29/02/20 all when booked by 31/10/2019.

7 nights self-catered in a 2 bedroom apartment from £373pp* (was £482pp for 7 nights) including return Eurotunnel crossing with free FlexiPlus upgrade with Peak Retreats (www.peakretreats.co.uk; 023 9283 9310).

*Price based on 5 sharing a 2 bedroom apartment(sleeps up to 6) week commencing 21/03/20.

See our Tignes ski resort review.

The run down into Les Brevières 1550 has a fairytale quality after overnight snowfalls.

Save up to 10% in St Martin de Belleville

The old stone farming village of Saint-Martin-de-Belleville is in a quiet location full of character, and has a chic atmosphere with a good variety of bars and restaurants away from the madding crowds. Saint-Martin-de-Belleville is an ideal base for quick access to the largest ski area in the world and its 600km of runs of Les 3 Vallées. Stay in the beautiful 4* luxury Chalet Rose conveniently situated just 100m and over the road from the gondola linking to the 3 Valleys, and from the ski school meeting point. With five bedrooms and sleeping up to 14 people the facilities include outdoor Jacuzzi for up to 6 people; sauna; ski room; utility room; home cinema with stock of 600 films; pool table; board games, table tennis; 120m2 heated garage; WiFi throughout. 10% off the 2019/20 season when booked by 30/09/19.

7 nights self-catered in the 5 bedroom chalet is £518pp* including return Eurotunnel crossing with free FlexiPlus upgrade for 3 vehicles with Peak Retreats (www.peakretreats.co.uk; 023 9283 9310).

*Price based on 14 sharing the 5 bedroom Chalet Rose (sleeps up to 14) week commencing 04/01/20.

Rear overview of skier passing chalets, with big mountain background