When do I need to pay for my holiday?
Your deposit of £125pp should be paid at time of booking, the balance should be with us at the very latest 8 weeks prior to departure.
Which forms of payment can I use to pay my deposit/balance?
We accept cheques (payable to Ski Olympic), bank transfer (details below), debit cards, credit cards and on-line by logging onto your booking. Sorry no American Express.
Our bank details:
Bank: Royal Bank of Scotland
Name: Ski Olympic
Sort Code: 16-18-30
If you made your booking via an agent you will need to contact them to pay your balance, where their conditions of payment will apply.
What is the empty bed supplement?
50% of a brochure priced holiday and 65% of a discounted holiday.
How late can I book my holiday?
Midday on the Saturday (1 day before departure).
Do prices go down the day before departure?
Not usually, holiday is more likely to sell out!
I have not pre-booked my skis pass and/or equipment - should I panic?
No, ski passes and equipment can be arranged on the transfer coach from the airport.
What is my luggage allowance?
Hold luggage Gatwick (BA) 23kg : Manchester (Jet2) 22kg
infants under 2 (all flights) 10kg
Hand luggage (all flights) 10kg
Are boots part of my luggage allowance?
Yes, but they must be in a recognised ski boot bag. (If you have pre-paid £49 ski carriage your boots now become part of your sports equipment allowance thereby NOT part of your normal baggage allowance)
Option 1: Hold baggage = 22(23)kg
Option 2: Hold baggage + ski boots bag = 22(23)kg
Option 3: Hold baggage 22(23)kg + Ski bag and ski boot bag
ski carriage must be paid with option 3
What is the cost of ski carriage?
£49 return, this must be pre-booked and subject to availability.
Can I pre-book seats on the flight?
Yes, please see the information in the ’Flight Info’ section of this website.
Is there a meal on the flight?
There is a buy-on-board service. We do recommend you eat before arriving in Grenoble as catering facilities are limited at the airport.
When will I receive my travel information?
Approximately 5-7 days before departure.
Will I get luggage tags?
No, your bag will be electronically tagged by the check-in staff.
Will the transfer coach make a stop on route to the resort?
The coach usually makes a stop approximately 60-90 minutes before arrival in resort.
What are the transfer times?
La Plagne - 2.5 to 3 hours
Vallandry - 2.5 to 3 hours
Are there boot warmers in the chalet?
All chalets have boot warmers.
Is there WI-FI?
All chalets have FREE WI-FI in the public areas. Signal strength does vary between resorts, don’t expect to download films or stream TV programs.
Are there towels included?
Yes, we provide one hand towel and two bath towels per person.
Are there hairdryers?
Yes, on request.
Can I smoke/vape in the chalet?
Sorry, ALL our properties are non-smoking and non-vaping.
Can I still go ski hosting?
Sorry, not currently available throughout France. We will, however, be providing good local knowledge and ski route maps to enable you to enjoy all the mountains have to offer.
Can I bring my own nanny?
Yes, provided the nanny is a guest on your booking.
Can I hire an outside nanny to come to the chalet?
No, if you are sharing a chalet with other guests.
Yes, if you take over the whole chalet. It would also be your responsibility to ensure the nanny is fully insured.
Can I bring my pet?
Sorry, no pets allowed in our chalets.
Can I use the microwave in the chalet?
Sorry, no. However, the chalet staff can heat your food/drinks for you.
Can I use the washing machine in the chalet?
Sorry, there are no washing facilities in the chalet/chalethotels for guests use.