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Do you know when you're going, but not where to go? Here are some fantastic options throughout the winter season, from Christmas to Easter. Take your pick!


Italian Alps, Aosta Valley. Chalet Reverier is a traditional chalet divided into two self contained apartments and perfect for family groups. Priced between 550 GBP and 1450 GBP per week for the whole chalet self catered sleeping up to 10 it`s very affordable. Pila 2000 is the ideal family resort, snow sure, friendly and inexpensive. Under 7s ski for free and under 14`s discounted pass. The Aosta Valley pass also covers two days in other resorts, Courmayeur, La Thuile, Cervinia are all within an easy drive. mail@skiwearhouse.com

Self-catering chalet specialist Holidaychalet offers a portfolio of more than 600 self catering (catered on demand) chalets and large apartments in all main ski resorts in France, Austria, Switzerland and Italy. Perfectly suitable to families or groups. Holidaychalet is an International Lodging Services (ILS) brandname. ILS has been offering quality chalet and villa rentals since 1998 to its growing international client base. www.holidaychalet.com

IGLUSKI.COM offer specialist services for Groups, Families and Chalet Holidays including Accommodation only and Luxury holidays, plus more. We cater for all ski holiday needs, no matter how large or small your party size is - ski-in/ ski-out, resort specific, beginners, snow-train passengers and a huge selection of special offers, including 1-in-5 go free! IGLUSKI.COM will do all the hard work in finding your perfect ski holiday, allowing you time to relax and simply look forward to your time out in the mountains. Call 020 8254 3535 or visit www.igluski.com

CHALET IN THE MOUNTAINS - SELF CATERING CHALETS IN CHAMONIX VALLEY: We pride ourselves on our child-friendly services. In addition to a well equipped chalet, we can also provide:

  • Junior ski lessons
  • Kiddie Club
  • Babysitting

As avid travellers and parents, we appreciate how much hassle it can be to de-camp the family. To ease the process, we have a supply of cots, high chairs, baby monitors, potties, toys etc etc. All at NO EXTRA CHARGE!!

Please contact Helen on stay@chaletinthemountains.com or 0033619124584 quoting "Essential Ski - Families". www.chaletinthemountains.com/

Mountainbug Holidays specialises in family skiing breaks in the Tourmalet ski resort, French Pyrénées. Ideal for beginners – ski home to the village on a green run beside the river. Lovely ski chalet with special deals available on our family rooms. www.mountainbug.com

Rudechalets™ offers fully catered chalet accommodation which is ideal for families. All bedrooms are en-suite with in-room flat-screen TV/DVD/CD/PlayStation2 games consoles. We can provide cots, car seats, high-chairs and high tea. We can also help to arrange an in-chalet nanny service, ski schools, lift passes & equipment hire. All holidays include free return airport transfers from Geneva at any time of the day/night (on transfer days). There are discounts for children and no charge for infants under 3 yrs. For more information please see: www.rudechalets.com.

During a skiing holiday in 2004, we realised that head injuries caused by extreme sports could ruin holidays and change lives. Fortunately it wasn't us because we had hired helmets, but they looked (and smelled) lousy. That's how Skid Lidz came about. Now you and your kids can stay safe, protect yourselves from stinky hire helmets AND look cool. We have great brands at the best prices. Check out our website for superb offers on helmets, goggles and sunglasses at www.skidlidz.co.uk

English lodge in the heart of Bansko, Bulgaria. Catering for up to 16 people, all our accommodation is en-suite, with tea & coffeemaking facilities. B&B with the option of evening meals (set menu). Open log fire, TV, DVD, PlayStation, PC with internet connection, and a variety of board games. Airport transfers available. www.devonshirelodge.com

Family Friendly Skiing - The family ski specialists, with over 10 years experience putting the family first. We pride ourselves on our personal service. Based in Courchevel and La Tania our chalets provide a great base for your holiday. Facilities include, en-suite rooms, saunas, heated bootrooms, log fires, doorstep skiing and our own in-chalet nanny service. The Polar Bear Club is a must for any youngsters who enjoy FUN with a capital F!! From babies to big kids… but sorry, no mums and dads! Contact us today and let us take care of the rest! www.familyfriendlyskiing.com

From complete beginners to off-piste experts Ski Pros has been created to give more choice, flexibility and a personal service instead of a rigid ""ski school"" approach; this means you can take control of your learning and make the breakthroughs you deserve. We believe the most important element in your skiing development is you, so the coaching we give is based on your needs as an individual. We can meet you anywhere in the Evasion Mt Blanc or Chamonix valley ski areas. www.skiprosstgervais.com

Talk to Snow Finders, the specialist ski travel agency for families. We are the short cut to all operators, offering crèche, private nannies, kids clubs, child ski schools, babysitting and listening services. Find the best resort and accommodation for your family at the best price. Tel: 01858 466888. www.snowfinders.com

Want the ultimate family village within the world’s biggest ski area, Paradiski? Then look no further than Mountain Heaven – we have superb chalet apartments at great prices, so they won’t break the bank, and our apartments are spacious! www.mountainheaven.co.uk

Up to 50% off our prices for children in 2006. Two luxury catered chalets in Morzine, both sleeping up to 14, great deals for group bookings. We have a large selection of self-catered apartments and chalets: for more details please have a look at our web site. www.offpistemadness.com

Catered chalet. Short breaks and mid-week bookings are welcome. Minimum of three nights. Chalet Motdit can accommodate up to 14 persons. Group/child discounts. www.chaletmotdit.co.uk

Great location in the valley of Chamonix : ski in, ski out from your door, giving access to the great ski area of Les Houches. Lovely old local house with great views over Mont Blanc mountains. Fine French food cooked by Laure. We provide a personalised service to help arrange all your needs: ski instructors, ski pass, tandem paraglide, mountain guide for the amazing Vallée Blanche, babysitting and many more. Come & visit us. Labellevue.fr

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