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Relax and enjoy a family ski holiday that has been entirely crafted to suit your requirements.

With family-friendly destinations and hotels including a wide range of child-friendly chalets and hotels with interconnecting or family rooms. Dedicated facilities for youngsters such as children's clubs and ski schools together with fully-supervised programmes of entertainment can be enhanced by a private nanny or babysitting services booked by our Carrier Concierge.

For non-skiing families, there are a variety of snow adventures from tobogganing and snow tubing to ice skating and fairy tale sleigh rides. Carrier can also arrange short breaks to visit Father Christmas in his native home, reindeer encounters and snowmobiling in search of the Northern Lights. Explore our recommended family-friendly ski holidays and experiences below.

Chalet Royalp Hôtel & Spa, Villars, Switzerland

Children are especially welcome at this luxurious ski-in, ski-out hotel. There is a playroom, cinema and a video games room while an early evening kids' club allows parents to relax in the extensive spa before dinner. Villars has a dedicated snow kindergarten where junior skiers can learn the basics on gentle slopes and a two kilometre sledging run.

Chalet Royalp, Switzerland
Grand Hotel Savoia, Italy

Grand Hotel Savoia, Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy

Cortina d'Ampezzo has some of the best nursery slopes in the Alps with two dedicated 'baby' ski runs. Off the slopes there is a one kilometre sled and snowbob run as well as ice skating and horse-drawn sleigh rides. The landmark Grand Hotel Savoia exudes the famous Italian passion for children with a kids' club open during peak holiday season.

Altapura, Val Thorens, France

The Altapura offers interconnecting rooms, a Kids' Concierge and a children's play area in conjunction with ski-in, ski-out convenience. Resort amenities include baby swimming, sledging and a children's Magic Land with trampolines, bouncy castles and ball pool. Dedicated child ski lessons include a gentle introduction at the Snow Garden for children from three to four years and junior competition training, freestyle and freeride courses for ambitious older children.

 The Altapura

Thurnher's Alpenhof, Zürs, Austria

270 kilometres of doorstep skiing include convenient resort level nursery slopes. Sleigh rides, torchlit hikes and guided skiing are complimented by a comprehensive programme of children's activities during school holidays including children's meals, ski races, painting competitions and a children's cinema.

The Little Nell, Aspen, USA

Aspen is packed full of attractions for children, from ice skating on the street to the Snowmastadon dig in Snowmass. A Treehouse Kids Club at Snowmass takes care of little ones during the winter months. The concierge can assist with activity requests; kids will enjoy the cooking class at The Little Nell, as well as children's robes and slippers, DVD's, toys and games.

Little Nell
 Four Seasons Resort & Residences, Whistler, Canada

Four Seasons Resort & Residences, Whistler, Canada

Whistler is a down to earth resort, it's friendly and welcoming attitude and pedestrianised village makes it easy for families to fit in. Away from the slopes, there's biking, hiking, sliding, dog sledding, art, culture and great food. The Four Seasons Resort & Residences has a year-round heated outdoor pool; staff supply chocolate-dipped marshmallows and other temptations. Children can decorate cookies with the hotel's chef, whilst the concierge will seamlessly transport you to the slopes.

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