Crystal Ski, the UK's leading ski tour operator, currently has a special offer to La Plagne in France, one of the world's biggest resorts. The deal includes flights, lift pass, and half board in a three-star hotel for £499. You can save an additional £50 per adult when you book online or call 0871 231 2256. The brochure price of the holiday is £559, plus the cost of the lift pass in La Plagne £177 (total £733), so you save £234 per person or £284 if booked direct.
The price includes seven nights half board in the three-star Hotel Terra Nova and flights from Manchester or London Gatwick (Gatwick has a supplement of £10), departing on 13 December 2008.
The popular and award winning Hotel Terra Nova is located in Plagne Centre at the foot of the pistes. Dinner is served in the hotel's panoramic restaurant with fantastic views over the ski slopes. The comfortable, modern bedrooms sleep between two and four people.
The hotel offers ski to the door convenience and is close to the bars and shops of Plagne Centre. It's a short chairlift ride to the ski school meeting point. The restaurant has views of the piste, and the hotel has a bar, fitness room and sauna (for anyone over 15 years). It also boasts massage and beauty treatments (local charge), and guests receive a buffet breakfast and four-course buffet style evening meals with waiter-served main course three nights a week. All bedrooms have private bath and WC, telephone, and satellite TV.
La Plagne comprises ten ski centres, each virtually self-contained with shops, restaurants, ski schools, and children's village, with direct access onto the ski area. Each village is well-connected and gondolas and/or bus services run between them.