Ski weekends & short breaks to France and Italy

We’ve all been there: you’re longing for the mountains but you only have a few days to spare. It can be hard to find the time for skiing sometimes. This is where our ski weekends and short breaks come in; designed to maximise the amount of time you spend on the slopes, while minimising the time you need to take out of your busy schedule.

Our short breaks to France and Italy are perfect for the time conscious skier. With early, outbound departures and direct transfers to the resort, you will be on the slopes before you know it. Spending an entire weekend skiing and escaping the hustle and bustle of everyday life is the perfect end to a busy week.

 

What’s included in our ski weekends and short breaks?

  • Departures on a Thursday or Friday, returning on Sunday or Monday
  • 3 or 4 night stays*
  • Transfer via taxi or minibus
  • Rep service in all resorts (except Courmayeur)
  • Peak weeks not available in France

 

We also do short ski breaks to Switzerland, for more information please see below.

 

Our resorts

Chamonix/Les Houches, France

Chamonix

One of the best ski resorts in the world and famous for its challenging skiing, Chamonix is on every skiers bucket list. If you’ve never had the time for Chamonix before you now have no excuse not to visit. A short ski weekend to Chamonix and Les Houches is sure to reward the dedicated skier.

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Where can I stay in Chamonix and Les Houches?

Hotel Rockypop, Chamonix
Hotel Rockypop, Chamonix from £719 for 4 nights

Brand new hotel with an exciting and niche retro style. This hotel will suit both couples, families and groups. 

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Hotel Pointe Isabelle, Chamonix
Hotel Pointe Isabelle, Chamonix from £739 for 4 nights

Located in the heart of Chamonix, this informal and friendly hotel is perfect for enjoying the bustling resort.

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Flaine, France

Flaine

Purpose built and designed with skiers in mind, the excellent ski-bowl resort of Flaine is geared towards skiers who want to maximise their time on the mountain. Flaine is a natural choice for a ski weekend.

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Where can I stay in Flaine?

Hotel Terminal Neige, Flaine
Hotel Terminal Neige, Flaine from £859 for 4 nights

Modern design hotel encompassing Flaine's unique architecture. This hotel has been finished to a very high standard maintaining its original modern design.

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Flaine Apartments, Flaine
Flaine Apartments, Flaine from £515 for 3 nights or £527 for 4 nights

These good value apartments are located in Flaine Florêt in a number of different residences between 2-5 minutes' walk to the ski lifts.

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Courmayeur, Italy

Courmayeur

The charming village of Courmayeur feels cut off from the rest of the world, but with only a short 1½ hour transfer from Geneva airport you can be confident of getting to the resort quickly – spending less time on your transfer and more time skiing. Your 3-day lift pass includes one trip up the Skyway cable-car for stunning views of Mont Blanc and opportunities to ski off-piste into Chamonix.

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Where can I stay in Courmayeur?

Gran Baita, Courmayeur
Gran Baita, Courmayeur from £883 for 3 nights

The Gran Baita offers a choice of rooms - some with Mont Blanc views. The hotel has recently been completely refurbished and has excellent facilities including an indoor swimming pool connecting to an outdoor one. View more information on Gran Baita, Courmayeur >

Villa Novecento, Courmayeur
Villa Novecento, Courmayeur from £802 for 3 nights

This popular boutique hotel enjoys a fantastic position in one of the best areas of Courmayeur. Only 5 minutes' walk to the centre and lifts (300m) with a free daily shuttle bus (08.20-17.00).

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Royal and Golf, Courmayeur
Royal and Golf, Courmayeur from £872 for 3 nights

The well appointed Royal e Golf enjoys a superb central location in the heart of Courmayeur. With excellent staff and service, the Royal e Golf is a 5 star hotel famous for it's cuisine.

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*Lift passes pre-bookable (at an extra cost) or at some hotels they come included in the price of the accommodation.

 

Flights and transfers

You can fly from up to 7 UK airports on an Inghams ski weekend. Flights depart on either a Thursday or Friday, returning on either Sunday or Monday. All short breaks to Chamonix and Les Houches, Flaine, and Courmayeur fly into Geneva Airport. A transfer via taxi or minibus will take you directly to your resort and all of our short break resorts have been chosen for their convenient transfer times.

 

Group Discounts

Taking a ski weekend with a large group of friends and family is about as fun as a weekend can get. Inghams short breaks are great for groups which is why we offer the group leader a 50% discount when there are between 4 and 7 group members. And for groups of 8 one member of your group can travel for free!

  • One person goes free for group bookings of 8
  • 50% discount for group leader for bookings between 4 and 7

 

 

Ski short breaks to Switzerland

Ski short breaks don’t just have to be at the weekend, and if you are looking for travel flexibility then our short breaks to Switzerland are for you. You can pick almost any day for your departure, as well as almost any duration.

Transfers are on the legendary Swiss train system too – a sophisticated and efficient way to get you to your resort. And a representative service is provided in all of our Swiss resorts, to make your trip as easy for you as possible.

  • Choose from any of Inghams Swiss resorts except Verbier
  • Choice of any day of departure (excluding selected dates) and any duration
  • Transfers via train
  • Inghams representative service in all resorts (visiting reps in Arosa and St Moritz)

 

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