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THE PLANETSKI DEALS CLUB - Katie Bamber, Senior News Reporter
Thursday November 15, 2018 - Email this article to a friend

Simply THE best ski holiday offers out there and all in one place. Katie Bamber brings you our November edition. UPDATED & ROLLING...





It's not just Black Friday where you can grab great deals for skiing this winter (though of course they will be hot).

The ski world has extended it to 'white week'.

And here are today's deal, thrown out by Mountain Heaven:

Ski week from 15th December

Free lift pass and shared transfers on all bookings made on Black Friday in La Rosiere.

The Penthouse and Valeriane in La Rosiere are now priced at at £499pp.

Chalet Epilobe is priced at £425pp.

La Plagne 1800 and Courchevel 1650:

50% off lift passes

This discount is for bookings chalets Eagles Nest, Golden Eagle, Chalet Boule de Neige and Chalet Grand Chardon. 

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Iglu's Club Med offer.

Those of you who haven't heard of the Club Med experience ,you should know that it includes EVERYTHING.

Bar drinks, all meals, flights, transfers, lift pass, ski rental, lessons...

You can save up to £520pp on your all-inclusive Club Med ski holiday in the early Black Friday sale.

Dates include Christmas, New Year and Half Term.

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Stay at Club Med Alpe d'Huez in France for £1,253pp on 20th January for 7 nights.


Sainte Foy with Erna Low from £203 pp

Erna Low has a great deal on accommodation with its self-drive ski holidays and ski apartments in France.

- Self-drive packages include Eurotunnel Flexiplus in the price.

Does skiing a week of powder away from the crowds this January in Sainte Foy sound good?

Residence L'Etoile des Cimes is a popular spot at the foot of the slopes and currently has an extra 10% off accommodation for selected dates.

Arrive 19th January for 7 nights, based on 4 sharing a 1 bedroom for just £203pp.

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Save 30% on a pre Christmas winter break in Arc 1950:

The Prince des Cimes Private Apartment 4009 has 3 bedrooms (sleeps max 10).

Stay for 7 nights from 15th December in Arc 1950, which is also when the resort will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Les Arcs Film Festival.

Now just £1,548 incl. Flexiplus Eurotunnel (saving £560).

There are also 20% discounts on other apartment types in Arc 1950 on 15th and 22nd Dec arrivals.
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This might be the best deal out there.

£295pp (down from £753) for Christmas week in La Thuile Italy.

23rd December for 7 nights stay, including flights and transfers.

La Thuile is a gorgeous ski town full of Italian charm (not to mention food).

It's even better, then, that this deal that this package then is self catered, so you can try out the well known and well-priced restaurants, the local food and wine shops.

The flights are Gatwick to Turin.

The Planibel Apartments look very comfortable and traditions, and are situatied close to the ski lifts.

There are even leisure facilities, like a length pool, sauna, steam room and fitness centre (for an extra €30 per week/children under 11 go free).

Need to know any more? Visit the Iglu Ski website to book.

See further offers from Iglu Ski below:

Black Friday Sale - 2 For 1 Ski or Snowboard Hire throughout the season

Extra £100 Savings In January - Save an extra £100pp for departures in January

Ski All In Deals With Double Discounts - Ski All In packages are available again for the whole season

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Save 30% on a ski trip to Italy this Christmas with Inghams.

A seven-night stay over Christmas in Sauze d'Oulx skiing the Milky Way area?

Stay at the three-star superior Hotel Hermitage from £649pp.

That's a saving of £270 (29%) per person and includes return flights from London Gatwick to Turin and airport transfers.
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Or take a seven-night ski holiday at the four-star Hotel Buntali in Galtur, Austria.

It costs from £699pp, based on four sharing a room.

That price represents a saving of £220 per person and includes return flights from Bristol to Innsbruck as well as airport transfers.

The package is valid for travel departing on 15th December 2018.

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The SNO website is showing some great chalet deals for the beginning of the season. Chalet Estrella in Courchevel (traditional style wood and stone chalet sleeping 21 guests, with an outdoor hot tub): discounted from £877pp to £650pp.

And Chalet Premiere Neige in Val d'Isere (right by the Laisinant Express lift, sleeping 15): down from £921pp to £692pp and available with a half price lift pass deal.

Both packages cover a 7-night catered stay, with Manchester flights and transfers, departing 15th December.

That's just two of hundreds of offers.

Check out more chalet holidays here: SNO website.

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Save £200pp in Val d'Isere in January

VIP SKI has some gorgeous chalets and apartments available in Val d'Isere and Aspen Lodge is on offer.

January 2019:
  • 6th January: Was £1239 - Now £1050 - Save £189pp
  • 13th January: Was £1249 - Now £1050 - Save £199pp
  • 20th January: Was £1429 - Now £1050 - Save £379pp
  • 27th January: Price £1509
The lodge is located right in the heart of the resort and the top suite has 4 en suite rooms, a cosy open fire, a giant cinema screen for kids' evenings, a pool table, and a draft beer and coffee bar.

There are also two Aspen Lodge Penthouse 8 Suites, known as Juniper Suite and Mulberry Suite.

All have access to the lodge's terrace hottubs...

Check out them all here: VIP SKI


Just take a look at these images for Iglu Ski's super-low deals to give you some real tempting to winter holiday...

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A family Christmas holiday offer with Esprit Ski:

Save up to £940 per family on an Esprit Ski Christmas holiday to Gressoney in Italy!        

Enjoy a family Christmas holiday in the conveniently-located Chalet Hotel Valverde. 

Travel on 22nd December to the Chalet Hotel Valverde in Gressoney, Italy, from £2,639 per family (based on two adults and two children travelling).

This deal includes return flights from Birmingham to Turin and airport transfers, and seven nights catered accommodation.

What else with this holiday?
  • Buffet breakfast
  • Afternoon tea
  • Evening meals with wine for six nights
  • Children's high tea
  • Spa area with sauna, steam room and whirlpool hot tub
  • Ski the Monetrosa ski area (180km)
  • Free lift passes for children under eight
  • Free children's ski and boot rental for under 13's when adults pre-book red or black ski / board and boots
There is also on-site childcare services. Discover more here or book on the Esprit family skiing company site.

These deals are looking a wee bit further ahead from our recent Christmas and New Years deals (though there are some hot ones still up for grabs if that's when you're looking).

Ahead to half-term.

Destination Ski has launched a few eaerly deals to get the skiing ball rolling...

Depending on which week of half term you have, check these out:

February 17th in Pas de la Casa, Andorra for £699pp.

For a family of four, staying at a 4* self-catering apartment close to the centre of Pas de la Casa.

Including flights from Gatwick, airport transfers and accommodation.

February 24th in Arinsal, Andorra for £749pp.

For a family wanting to learn or improve, this deal not only includes flights, transfers and hotel, but also lift passes, lessons and equipment hire.

For a family of four, 3* half board in Arinsal.

Destination Ski has many, many more deals so get involved on its website here.

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Below are a smash of deals for the fast approaching Christmas and New Year celebrations.

And since the snow has been falling so thickly in places through the Alps and Pyrenees, we pick here some of the best deals for resorts promising to be a winter wonderland.

Read our piece with snow updates here:

"It is fabulous to see all the fresh snow in the mountains and it's getting us all very excited about the winter," said Simon McIntyre to PlanetSKI.

He is the general manger at Iglu Ski, the UK's largest ski agent.

"Bookings have gone very well this week after people saw the snow falling and of course the winter season of 2018/19 gets underway in just a few weeks time," Simon added.


The Chalet Breithorn in Champoluc, Italy has been discounted to £749pp during Christmas week.

That includes 7 nights catered accommodation, flights between London Gatwick and Turin, airport transfers ( and you'll get 2-for-1 ski/board & boot hire when pre-booking lift passes).

Snap up this offer here on the Iglu Ski website.

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Cervinia in Italy is already open due to excellent snow.

How about an early December trip to beat the rest to it?

Iglu Ski is offering a Club Med experience for £1,093pp departing on 25th November for a week.

If you're not used to the Club Med holiday, we'll let you know that it includes everything.

Accommodation, flights, transfers, lift pass, ski lessons, food, drinks - that's all you'll have to pay on holiday.

Check it out here: Club Med with Iglu Ski


Skiworld has named its top destinations in Europe for New Year celebrations.

So below is the shortlist, with prices for 7 nights accommodation, return flights and transfers, breakfast for 7 days, afternoon tea and 3- or 4-course meals on 5 nights, as well as unlimited wine with dinner.
Most of these have a hot tub... Just saying
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Chalet Lores in Val d'Isere is available for Christmas week, starting 22nd December, 2018.

  • £969pp including flights, accommodation and transfers

Chalet Daniel in La Rosiere for Chistmas?

  • £726pp for flights, accommodation and transfers, or add on lift pass and ski hire for a total of £944pp
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We might as well add in a couple of New Year deals to bring in 2019 the right way...

Ski Solutions has Chalet le Bonheur in Courchevel.

  • Travel on 30th December for 7 nights at £995pp.

Club Med in Alpe d'Huez for a full-board, fully sorted New Year?

It includes everything...

An open bar, meals, entertainment, ski pass, accommodation, flights and transfers, and ski tuition if you want it.

  • Depart on 30th December for a week away, and pay £1,985pp.

Check out all the deals and all the information here on the Ski Solutions website.

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Is the idea of Christmas at home stressing you out this year?

Book now for a getaway to the ultimate winter wonderland - Lapland.

This December, enjoy seven nights in the real land of Christmas and save up to £610pp!

Inghams is offering a seven-night holiday on a half board basis at the four-star K5 Hotel in Levi from £619pp.

That's nearly 50% off and includes return flights from Bristol to Kittilä and airport transfers.

The package is valid for travel departing on 16th December, 2018.

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Or, cosy up in a snow-laden, secluded log cabin this December and save £470pp.

The four-star Ylläs Log Cabins each have their own private sauna to relax in after a day of exploring, as well as a log fire and well-equipped, modern kitchen for cosy nights in.

Sizes range from one bedroom (for two adults) to seven (sleeping six - 12).

Inghams is offering a romantic, seven-night holiday on a self-catering basis at the four-star Ylläs Log Cabins in Ylläs from £561pp, based on two adults sharing.

Depart for a week on 16th December for a saving of £470pp - price includes return flights from Manchester to Kittilä and airport transfers.

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Then there's Christmas with this guy.

Spend 25th December In Santa's Homeland From £1,148pp.

  • Seven-night holiday
  • half board basis at the three-star superior Crazy Reindeer Hotel in Levi
  • Price based on two adults and three children sharing
  • Includes return flights from London Gatwick to Kittilä and airport transfers
  • Package is valid for travel departing on 23rd December, 2018
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The company is based exclusively out of the sweet village of Reberty in Les3Vallees, just above Les Menuires.

It concentrates on providing the best quality mountain food, provided by chalet chefs many of whom have worked in Michelin starred restaurants.

And Powder N Shine is offering up to €300pp off for Christmas and New Year skiing.

December 22nd - 29th 2018 at Flocon des Neiges:

Now 1,075 € pp from 1,225 € pp - 1 x Double ensuite available (Sleeps 2)

December 29th - January 5th 2019 at:

Le Chamois: €2,500 total - 1 family suite available sleeps 4 guests

Chalet Bramble: €300pp off - now €1,655pp from €1,955

There's full availability Flocon des Neiges, now €1,525pp from €1,775pp.

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It's been snowing in Les3Vallees so it'd be well worth it to get yourselves out skiing soonest!

Powder N Shine is offering 30% off first week of the season, December 8th - 15th, 2018.

Chalets Sapin de Reberty, Neve and Le Chamois are all costing €465pp (down from €665pp).

Flocon des Neiges is now €425 from €605pp.
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...has some New Years ski trips on offer to make the decision of skiing in the new year (rather than doing it at home) that bit easier.

Imagine bringing in 2019 in Val d'Isere.

Start your ski week on 30th December and stay at Chalet Klosters, hidden away in the private knoll of Le Cret.

The chalet overlooks Val d'Isere and benefits from the VIP driver service.

Costs from £2,779pp including flights, transfers and catering.

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We'll keep on going with the deals so check back in for more soon.

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