5 Best Budget Ski Resorts in Europe

If budget is a concern, and let’s be honest, when you’re traveling with friends rather than family, then consider one of the less expensive destinations for your ski holiday this year. Well, you probably won’t bump into the Beckhams, but the snow is the same color and the skiing is just as good as in the A-level resorts! Here is our selection of 5 winter sports destination that won’t break the bank!


1. Albertville, France

Albertville, the largest region in the Savoy area. The lovely French valley is at the feet of the Three Valleys – very central area, and you have so the perfect opportunity to get around the total 600 km of pistes, and Albertville gives you a very easy access to the whole ski area.

Prices from €15 per person per night

2. Schladming, Austria

The pretty valley resort of Schladming benefits mainly form the vibrant local community and the easy access to the Ski Amade region. Only an hour away from Salzburg airport, it is perfect for a long weekend or a last minute getaway.

Prices from €14 per person per night

3. Soelden, Austria

Soelden is popular for its extremely good skiing at high altitude and for its buzzing Austrian après-ski scene. All levels of winter sports lover can find a challenge here, and non-skiers can find themselves enjoying the happy hours in the local restaurants and bars.

Prices from €9 per person per night

4. Soldeu – El Tarter, Andorra

No guide to budget ski holidays can miss to mention Andorra. And Soldeu offers the best and most luxurious chalets across the valley at staggering rental rates. Pamper yourself and your friends in swimming pools, wellness centers, and high class restaurants – enjoy a hearty meal and then straight to the slopes.

Prices from €8 per person per night

5. Tignes, France

Tignes offers some of the best skiing in France – sharing the Espace Killy area with its more expensive neighbors Val d’Isere, Solaise and Le Fornet, the resort offers good accommodation at reasonable rates, first class winter sports, great value food and fantastic atmosphere.

Prices from €10 per person per night

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