Go skiing in the French Alps with the family

A skiing holiday is always special – but skiing with the kids is a different story. If you’re planning your family’s first trip to the mountains, you’ve already made the right decision… now we’ll give you a hand choosing the very best French ski destination for all involved.

Where to eat with your family ?

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  • Discover our selection of cosy restaurants

    Warming up by a crackling wood fire, the smell of good Savoyard dishes wafting through the air and tasting their goodness: isn’t that the definition of happiness en famille? Here we focus on five high-altitude restaurants with a truly authentic soul.

    6 places for a cosy mountain lunch with your family

What to do with the kids ?


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    5 alternative ways to enjoy the slopes as a family

    Looking for a quirkier snowy activity with the kids this season? Try one of these alternative ways to enjoy the slopes with all your family!

    Try something different!
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    The Best Aqua Centres, Swimming Pools and Waterparks

    Grab your bathers and go and have some simple, no-stress fun in the water. It's time for a familly splash!

    Don't forget your swimsuit!
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    7 unusual ways to experience the mountains as a family

    Defy the rules of the day and ski at twilight, hit the snowy mountain on horseback, slip into the shoes of a musher: try something out of the ordinary.

    Be out of the box!

Can skiing and being environmentally friendly work together ?

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  • Combining ski holidays and protecting the environment, nothing could be simpler in France!

    Protecting the environment isn’t just an objective for the lowlands, it also takes place in the mountains.To preserve their landscapes, managers at French ski resorts are creating initiatives that are charting the way for a "greener" ski experience.

    Discover the different environmental actions

Go skiing with Peak Retreats!

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    Take the pressure off with Peak Retreats

    FlexiPlus really suits families: if you’re running late, simply take the next available shuttle. FlexiPlus lounges are heaven for children too, where they can choose their own snacks for the journey.

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    Take advantage of a range of rewarding offers

    Book early and take advantage of a range of rewarding offers. Available now with Peak Retreats on selected properties for selected dates.

    Discover this offer
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    Enjoy 8 nights for the price of 7 in selected properties for Christmas week.

    Available on selected properties, but all are great choices for families: luxury or four-star, comfortable and spacious.

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It's time to plan your journey!

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  • Getting to the French Alps

    There’s a wide variety of options for travelling to the French Alps from the UK or Ireland. Whatever the time of year, the majority of Alpine resorts are very accessible from motorways, airports and train stations.

    Train, car or plane? Your choice!