Skiers head to the slopes following recent heavy snowfall in the Alps
17/01/2012 – Snow has been falling in the Alps for over a month now, so conditions are excellent for skiing with some resorts in Austria reporting up to 6 metres of snow. If you still haven’t had your share of skiing this year, book a late ski holiday now and take advantage of some great deals on apartments and chalets in the Alps. HomeAway.co.uk, the UK’s number one holiday rentals website, offers access to a great range of private holiday lets available to rent at a discounted rate.
Opting for private ski accommodation rather than a hotel can enhance your holiday experience. The added space and privacy allows you to truly relax after a hard day on the slopes, and with the low cost per head of a private ski chalet or apartment you can indulge yourself with affordable luxury. Whether you're looking for a budget bargain in Austria, a large apartment in Switzerland or a luxury chalet in France, HomeAway.co.uk has something for every taste and budget.
So, head to the slopes now to experience one of the snowiest winters in decades and book one of the properties below or browse HomeAway.co.uk for over 47,000 ski holiday rentals worldwide.
Prices quoted are per property per week for the ski season and correct at the time of publishing.
Modern chalet with mountain and lake views, Salzkammergut This is a beautiful chalet in an elevated position in the small hamlet of Ried on the outskirts of St Wolfgang. The property has balconies on two levels with access from three bedrooms which afford views of the lake and Austrian Alps. The chalet sleeps 10, but can accommodate up to 13. There is a large kitchen/diner and a spacious lounge complete with a large flat screen television, satellite TV and a state of the art games console.
5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12. £650 per week
Special Offer: 35% off until end of March
Superb ski in/ski out Swiss apartment in Portes du Soleil The apartment is light, modern, well equipped, with extensive use of modern pine and offering spectacular views of the Les Dents du Midi from all rooms. It has laminated floors, wooden ceilings and whitewashed walls. There are three large windows looking out to the mountains and there is a balcony running the full length of the apartment. Les Crosets boasts a multitude of lifts, a ski school and a dedicated snowboard park.
2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6. From £822 per week
Special Offer: 25% off per week (available w/c 21st and 28th January)
Penthouse apartment with breathtaking views in the centre of Zell am See This is a duplex penthouse apartment, furnished to a very high standard and with a large balcony with breathtaking mountain and lake views. There is parking for one car in the basement. The property is located in the centre of Zell am See within walking distance of ski lifts, restaurants and shopping.
3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8. £1,409 per week
Special Offer: 15% off until end of March
Stunning chalet with sauna, hot tub and panoramic windows in Chamonix This is a charming holiday chalet with wonderful panoramic views of Mont Blanc in Chamonix. The relaxing living room with a central fireplace connects with the dining area and opens out onto a terrace and balcony. The wooden gable end of the house has been replaced with glass to offer wonderful panoramic views of Mont Blanc. In the garden there is a wood fired hot tub as well as an amazing sauna.
4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8. From £3,207 per week
Special Offer: 20% off in January