|Don’t hang up your boots just yet! It may be March but the ski conditions across the Alps are still fantastic. Here are some late-season chalet deals to tempt you to do some lovely spring skiing. Remember, later in the season means warmer temperatures, longer hours on the slopes, cut-price deals on ski gear in the local shops plus big bargains to be had on chalet prices!|
MARCH & APRIL OFFERS
From 19th March until the end of March you can book rooms in Chalet Valhalla (sleeps 12) on a shared chalet basis. The price is £800 (960€) per person and includes airport transfers and minibus service, 7 nights accommodation with breakfast, tea and home-made cake, and 4 course dinner with wine on 5 nights. Or you can book the whole chalet for w/c 19 March (or later possibly) for just 9,850 euros, reduced from 15,825.
Divine Baita 1697 in Italy (sleeps 12) is now 20% off for the week of 19th March, and the week of 9th April. The price is now 13,280 euros fully catered, down from 16,600 euros, and self-catered would be down to 7,840 euros from 9,800. They are also offering guests a free case of their favourite Barolo too, from their private cellar!
Impeccably stylish Chalet Floralie in St Martin de Belleville has five rooms available at the reduced price of £1,000pp for the weeks commencing 19th March and 16th April. Short stays and long weekends available too (minimum stay of four nights) during those weeks, for a reduced price of £150pp per night. Sunday-Thursday or Wednesday-Sunday only. Just ask for more info and pics.
Sunny, ski in/ski out La Ferme du Soleil (sleeps 10 + 4) in Le Grand Bornand has had a last-minute cancellation for w/c 19th March. The whole chalet is available and there is loads of wonderful snow. The full price was £9,000 or £750 per person with a 20% discount for those under 12, but they are taking offers at this last-minute stage. The chalet is also available w/c 2nd April and will consider any sensible offers for then too! It is including a ski du randonner touring expedition complete with guide and breakfast on the mountain top for that week — an unforgettable experience where you put skins on your skis and climb up as the sun rises. Normal price for that week is £8,000 for the week or £680 per adult, but offers are welcome!
Boutique The Ecurie and stunning sister chalet Abode in St Martin de Belleville are both being run as adult-only shared chalets w/c 19th March. And the price has been reduced to £895pp, representing a saving of £400. Chalet Abode is also now reduced to £7,960 for 8 – 10 guests – a saving of £4,535 — for w/c 26th March, while sister chalet Chamois Lodge is now just £7,455 for 6 – 9 guests – save £4,540 – for w/c 2nd April.
Fabulous La Ferme du Lac Vert in Morzine is offering short breaks with any day arrival between 2nd April and 17th April. Also, it has the following excellent discounted offers: March 22nd-26th£495pp reduced from £695; March 26th-30th £475pp reduced from £625; April 2nd-9th £895pp reduced from £1,065; April 9th-16th £795ppreduced from £985 — all on a half board basis (apart from chef’s day off on Wednesdays). Children under 13 get a 20% reduction on these prices.
Luxurious La Marquise (sleeps 14) in Sainte Foy is offering 15% off as well as one free crecheplace per family (a saving of £395) for the week of 25th March. The price was £1,500pp and is now £1,275pp, representing a saving of £225pp. The chalet comes with a wellness centre, sauna, hammam and balcony hot tub, and is just 150m from the slopes. Free children’s ski passes are also available!
Bright and contemporary Chalet Binna in Zermatt (sleeps 8/9) is now just CHF 8,450 on a self-catered basis for w/c 26th March (CHF 12,950 catered), and only CHF 9,950 self-catered for week of 16th April (CHF 15,650 catered).
Antique La Ferme du Bois (sleeps 10) in Chamonix, one of the most beautiful chalets I know, has a special offer on for the week of 2nd – 9th April: just €4,950 including housekeeping. Catering can be arranged if required. A fantastic price for a sublime property!
Cosy Chalet Pecchio in Sainte Foy is now offering the weeks beginning Saturday 1st April and Sat 8th April at 1/3 off the original price, making a total price for 8 people of just €6,350 half board.
Gorgeous Chalet Perdu (sleeps 12) in Les Gets is now reduced from £8,000 down to £6,950 for the week of 9th April. Short breaks and smaller groups are also possible that week. Sister chalet The Mazot (sleeps 2) is also available between 2nd April and 16th April at the cost of £200 per night, minimum stay four nights. The lifts in Les Gets are scheduled to close on 16th April.
Sublime Amazon Creek (sleeps 10) and sister Chamonix chalets Baloo (sleeps 10) and Baby Bear (sleeps 6) are offering a generous 20% discount on any last minute bookings for full weeks or short stays for the remaining weeks of the season. Just get in touch for more detail on pricing and availability.