Whether you would like to hit the slopes, or see your little ones experience snow capped mountains or Santa Clause for the first time, we have listed a selection of Winter family holiday ideas to heat things up during the Winter!
Winter holidays offer the perfect excuse to get away abroad, whether you’re escaping the rain for a snow-filled trip to a fabulous ski resort, or ditching the gloom for head start on your Christmas shopping. In fact, when the weather is bad, heading to destinations where snow is guaranteed is a great way to enjoy the festive season and the early months of the New Year.
For energetic holidays on the slopes, why not head for Chamonix in France, a favourite ski destination for families looking for a fast-paced break abroad. Or for something a little less exhausting, the European Christmas markets are the ideal way to kick off your present-buying frenzy and they’re perfect for short breaks that fit in between the working week. With short-haul destinations like Dusseldorf and Prague a quick flight away, you and your family will be spoilt for choice this winter.
Wilderness hotel combines Scandinavian style accommodation with the warmest of welcomes and a great range of winter activities.
Club Meds family Resorts can be found in the world's most beautiful mountain environments providing excellent club facilities for all age ranges run by specialist GOs, to keep teenagers and children happy from morning to night.
Take a once-in-a-lifetime lapland Christmas holiday to visit Santa Claus and his trusty team of elves, in a perfect snowy setting, with festive cheer and a wealth of special activities for all the family to enjoy.
Stay in a 3star catered chalet on a half board basis in Slovenia, nestled in the Julian Alps, providing access to the ski resorts of Vogel, Kobla and Kranjska Gora
Stay at a 3* family hotel on a bed and breakfast basis in the ski resort of Presolana, nestled in the Italian Alps.
The family activity holiday is located in Boario Terme, Italy, which is only 50 mins away from Milan Bergamo airport. This makes it perfect for a short ski break.
Stay at a 4* family hotel on a half board basis in the ski resort of Piancavallo, nestled in the Italian Dolomites.
Set high in the Grandes Rousses Mountains, this French resort is renowned for its magnificent skiing and its superb amenities.
A family holiday to discover the natural beauty of Iceland. From Fire to Ice, you will head into the Glacier region to see giant glaciers, and watch the amazing geysers exploding, take a dip in the thermal waters and visit the famed Eyjafjallajökull volcano.
A charming and cosy hotel, perfectly situated overlooking the Lac de Tignes and the Grand Motte Glacier. Located just 100 metre walk to the main gondola which will take you up to the vast Espace Killy ski area or the main square with its ski schools is just around the corner!
Located in one of France’s oldest and most prestigious ski resort, Les Deux Alpes. This Chalet Hotel Berangere is in fantastic spot at the foot of the slopes, facing south, with stunning views over the Massif de l’Oisans. Les Deux Alps guarantees ski-ing conditions, and offers superb accommodation for the family.
A large and family friendly hotel superbly located just by the slopes. With plenty to keep the younger members entertained whilst they are not having fun in the snow, leaving you to ski-in and ski-out at your own leisure.
The Cygnaski is a spacious popular family hotel conveniently located close to the bus stop where the free resort bus runs frequently throughout the day and evening.