Skiing in the Alps
It is not a surprise that the French Alps are the most popular destination for late ski deals France
. The region offers a wonderful choice of ski resorts all with huge and beautiful ski areas, with slopes for all abilities. Pierre et Vacances offers accommodation for all budgets including luxury ski accommodation
. France is also the most accessible ski area from the UK. Most ski resorts are less than 2 hours away from an international airport or less than 10 hours away by car (down to 7 hours for the closest ones).Why choose the French Alps for your ski holidays 2017 ?
Unlike Austria or Switzerland, French ski resorts were build very recently. They are as close as it gets to the slopes and therefore ideal for holiday makers who do not want to spend their vacation time in the transportation or using their car in the snow. You just have to get out of your residence, put your skis on, and that’s it ! Our residence Les Terrasses d’Helios
, L’Amara in Avoriaz
or Arc 1950 Le Village
are formidable examples of ski-in ski-out facilities.Enjoy an authentic atmosphere
In spite of being quite recent, the French resort are very pleasant to enjoy life in the mountains. Most of them are car-free, with an amazing view on the mountains or on the valley. They are also a great place to discover the traditional French mountain dishes, like raclette or fondue savoyarde.