Tour operator Ski Collection is offering a 10-percent discount on self-catering ski apartments throughout France in 2009-10 when you book before Oct. 31. The offer is valid in a wide choice of resorts, including leading destinations like Tignes, Les Menuires, La Plagne, and Les Arcs.

Discounted apartments include the brand new Le Nevada residence in Tignes; Les Granges du Soleil with its own indoor pool in La Plagne; Les Cimes Blanches nestled at the foot of the ski slopes in La Rosiere; Le Hameau du Beaufortain with its tranquil forest setting in Les Saisies; and Les Clarines located close to the resort shops in Les Menuires.

Still more accommodation choices include Les Fermes de Sainte-Foy in Sainte Foy Tarentaise (foot of slopes, close to shops, indoor pool); Le Hameau de Pierre Blanche (near lift, indoor pool peaceful setting) in Les Houches (Chamonix Valley - one hour from Geneva) ; L'Oree des Cimes (ski-in ski-out, indoor pool) in Peisey Vallandry-Les Arcs (Paradiski area); and Le Coeur d'Or in Bourg St Maurice (Les Arcs area).

The Ski Collection accommodation offer is valid for dates throughout winter 2009-10, except for arrivals Dec. 12 or 27 and Feb. 13 and 20.

More information. Or call 0844 576 0175.