France Ski Weekends
France is a ski location which has always been popular with Brits, thanks to its situation as our closest skiing nation. In just a one to two hour flight you can arrive at a vast number of varied resorts which offer a wealth of ski-in ski-out accommodation. This makes France the ideal location for a stress-free, easy ski weekend where you can squeeze in as much skiing as possible. Choose a resort such as Chamonix or La Clusaz, which offer fantastically short transfer times, to ensure you are straight on the slopes without a moments' delay.
Good To Know
- Flight time: Approx. 2 hours
- Currency: Euros
Why Choose A Ski Weekend
- Short transfers
- Snow-sure skiing
- Time-friendly flights
- Minimum annual leave
Why Choose France
France offers access to phenomenal ski areas such as the Three Valleys, Espace Killy, Paradiski and the Portes Du Soleil. Visitors to France can therefore enjoy what is truly some of the best skiing in the world, served by fantastic lifts and conveniently complemented by great accommodation options. Snow-sure conditions are another bonus of heading to France for a ski weekend, and you will be sure to be greeted by a range of high-altitude skiing options which guarantee a good cover of snow all season long.
Our experts are on hand to tailor-make an unforgettable luxury ski weekend in France. We offer two hand-picked, indulgent weekend itineraries in Chamonix and Megève at some of our experts' favourite premium hotels. These luxury weekend breaks have been carefully created to ensure you will enjoy the very best in fine dining, glorious views and prime location in resort; making for a wonderful short break in which every last detail is taken care of.
Groups will love a ski weekend in France thanks to the huge variety of après ski on offer. From the famous Folice Douce, renowned for its lively slopeside parties, to the notorious Ronnie bar in Meribel; you will be spoiled for choice when it comes to an action-packed weekend. Modest bar prices and a fantastic range of dining options to suit all budgets are additional perks which make France the ideal destination for groups.
How do our short breaks work?
- Select one of our expert-recommended ski weekend resorts in France
- Tailor-make your package with the most convenient flight times
- Arrive in resort and straight away collect your pre-booked lift pass
- Enjoy four full days of stress-free, blissful Alpine skiing
French Ski Weekend Resorts
With a huge range of attractions and a reputation as one of the world's best ski destinations, Chamonix offers something for everyone with over 952km of downhill skiing.
With easy access to Geneva and a location within the expansive Portes du Soleil ski region; Morzine is a fantastic destination for those looking for a varied and exciting ski weekend.
With a history dating back to Medieval times, Megève is a well-established, stylish resort with a vast amount of ski terrain, plenty of shopping boutiques and a mass of luxurious hotels.
This boutique resort is conveniently located and brilliantly designed with a network of modern, high-performance lifts to ensure you can maximise your ski weekend.
Offering short transfers, snow-sure conditions and plenty of varied terrain; Isola 2000 is the ideal choice for a ski weekend packed full of wonderful views.
Just one hour from Geneva airport, La Clusaz is the ideal destination for those looking for varied skiing, a traditional village atmosphere and a good snow record.
Les Gets is the small, tranquil and friendly neighbour of the bigger resorts of Avoriaz and Morzine. The resort is extremely easy to get to with a transfer time of around an hour.
La Plagne is a large ski resort with multiple villages, it is also part of the massive Paradiski ski area, which it shares with Les Arcs, with over 400km of slopes.