Last second ski holidays
Take a look at Crystal Ski (crystalski.co.uk) where you can book last second ski holidays. From December 1 to 8, 2011 choose a package that costs £418 per adult or £1459.20 for a party of four, 2 adults and 2 children between the ages of 2-17 years. Stay at the 3-star, self-catering Grand Bois Apartments in La Tania, France. You fly from London Stansted on Titan Airways.
Remember the gruelling Alpe d'Huez climb on the annual Tour de France? At this height, there should be more snow and if you want a different skiing experience, buy a package for £1479.15 for the entire family. Sleep at the 3-star Les Horizon d'Huez Apartments boasting of comfortable amenities.
Don't miss out on the specials at Last Minute (lastminute.com) for ski breaks and packages. Do something different this year and go skiing in Bulgaria. Choose a package for £434 per adult based on twin sharing. Check in at the 4-star Hotel Flora that is near to the ski lifts. You leave from Manchester on January 2, 2012 and return on January 8, 2012. Flights take off from Gatwick, Bristol, London, and Newcastle with a journey that lasts for 3.5 hours.
Want to learn to ski or snowboard? Add a 'Learn to Ski' or 'Learn to Snowboard Pack' for £152 per person. Or, take the full pack for £160 pax. Travel light by renting skis for £43 a pair and £46 per snowboard.
Go to Andorra/Pyrenees on the same dates and check in at the 3-star Hotel Roc de St. Micquel in Soldeu for £442 per adult or £1767 for the entire family on half board including return coach transfers. Located conveniently near the resort centre, this family-run hotel is comfortable and pleasant. You can add all other extras such as equipment hire, courses, and insurance.
Or, take the 7-night package in Austria from December 24 to 31, 2011. Stay at the 4-star Hotel Tyrolerhof in Solden costing £2228 inclusive of travel insurance and charter flights. The area of Solden boasts of a wide network of glaciers and slopes perfect for an intermediate skier. If you are still a beginner or would like to learn, there are plenty of suitable spots.
Get sassy this season and purchase last second ski holidays. Surprise a friend and your entire family with a snowboarding or skiing holiday for that real and authentic winter feel.