It may be the busiest week of winter, but there are still deals to be had for skiers wanting to spend New Year's in The Alps.

TUI Ski, the UK's biggest ski holiday operator, has announced savings of up to £214 on New Year's week holidays in [R206R, La Plagne], France or [R1606R, Sauze d'Oulx], Italy.

A week at the four-star Chalet Juliette in La Plagne is now £751 per person, saving £214 on the previous price. This catered accommodation sleeps 16 and includes breakfast, afternoon tea and cake, and evening meals with free wine and soft drinks.

The price is based on departures Saturday, Dec. 26 with flights available from either Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Exeter, Gatwick, Leeds Bradford or Manchester to Chambery in France. The package includes airport transfers to Chalet Juliette. This holiday can be booked through Thomson Ski.

The Italian option is to the three-star Hotel Gran Baita in Sauze d'Oulx which is offered on a half-board basis for £689, saving £180 on the previous price, per person. The holiday, offered by First Choice, commences Sunday, Dec. 27 with departures from Bristol, Birmingham, Gatwick, Manchester or Newcastle to Turin it Italy. The price includes airport transfers to the Gran Baita.

More information: Thomson Ski; First Choice