An Insider’s Guide to Val Thorens

Everything you need know about where to ski and what to do in one of the most popular resorts in the Alps.

Our Brand New Properties for Winter 16/17

The Best French Ski Resorts for Beginners

Easy green slopes, free lifts and excellent ski school facilities - here's our pick of the best French ski resorts for beginners.

Redevelopment of Val d’Isere’s Solaise Area to Open for Winter 16/17

With a ten person gondola, day lodge and beginner's area, the development makes the Solaise area one of the focal points of the resort.

Guide to Summer Skiing in Tignes

If you can't wait until winter to go skiing, head to the fantastic French resort of Tignes this summer.

Resort of the Month - Avoriaz

Car-free, great snow cover and a fantastic ski area - it's no wonder Avoriaz is our resort of the month!

Compare Your Favourite Ski Area to Your Hometown

Using this new app from France Montagnes and Atout France, you can place the French ski areas onto your home town, to see how far you've skied in real terms.

Resort of the Month - Flaine

A Guide to Late Season Skiing in France

Check out our guide to the places to head for a spot of late season skiing.

It's been Snowing in the Alps

There's been a massive dump of snow in the Alps, just in time for the ski season. Have a look at some of the amazing webcam images of snowy resorts!

The Best Family-Friendly Ski Resorts to Spend New Year in

Fireworks, torch lit descents and live music - check out our selection of the best French ski resorts to celebrate New Year in.

A Guide to Ski Schools in France

Whether you're looking for your kids or for yourself, we've got a great guide to help you choose which ski school is right for you.

9 Reasons Flaine is Great for Families

Situated in one of France's largest interconnected ski areas, Flaine is an ideal destination for a family holiday.

Family Friendly - Les Arcs

Amazing family friendly activities are available now in the Mille 8 development in Les Arcs.

Christmas Week - Early Booking Offers!

Check out our fantastic Early Booking Discounts for Christmas 2015

Early Booking Offers!

Book before November 11th and get up to 20% off a massive range of self-catering apartments in France.

Our Hottest New Properties for Winter 15/16

We've been working hard this summer to find the best new properties to join our Winter 15/16 collection - here's what's new...

Our Top 5 Family Apartments in France

A quick round up of our favourite family friendly apartments and the advantages they can bring to your holiday...

An Insight into Residence Les Crozats

Find out what Residence Les Crozats has to offer from Pip our Product Manager who recently stayed there with her young family.

Record Breaking Exchange Rates - Book Now!

How can the Euro exchange rate fluctuations help you find ski holiday savings? Read on to find out...

Book with a Reduced 10% Deposit

Offer available on selected apartment bookings - half our regular 20% deposits

Unbelievable End of Season Snow!

Check out our amazing deals for last minute ski trips before the end of the season!

Mega Offers Extended - Book by 28th January

Check out some of our amazing offers, but move quick - they must be booked by January 28th and they are selling fast!

Kids Guide to Les Carroz

Get the best insight on kids on a ski holiday straight from our favourite kids! Sam and Joel share their time in Les Carroz with us.

18 Reasons to Love Morzine

Morzine is a traditional and charming resort, but there is so much more to this lively ski town. Read on to find out why we love Morzine so much.

Luxury for Less

Hurray! These are our biggest early booking savings on our best luxury apartments, offers ending November 4th.

Top 5 Luxury Apartments

Looking to treat yourself this winter? Here's our selection of our most popular luxury apartments!

School Holiday Savings!

Finding it hard to find a good deal on Ski Accommodation during the school holidays? Here is a selection of the biggest school holiday week savings on our most popular properties.

Top 5 Family Activities in Avoriaz

There is much more to Avoriaz than just the great ski area, so we have lined up our top choices to keep little ones entertained both on and off the slopes!

Save the Stress - 5 Properties You’re Best to Book Early!

Booking ski accommodation for busy periods over school holidays can be tricky. But we have made it easy with our guide to our top 5 properties which are great for families and get booked up fast!

10 Incredible Things to do in Val Thorens

Here is our guide to the 10 best bits you can't miss in Val Thorens!

End of Season Sale - Save up to 50%

Now is the time to bag yourself an amazing deal on your accommodation this winter with deals of up to 50% off accommodation in France!

Our Top 10 Properties for Spring Skiing

Our favourite places stay to find the best snow and even better value on an end of season trip.

Exclusive Offer! 20% Off 5* Hotel Koh-I Nor in Val Thorens

A massive discount on one of our most luxurious and most popular hotels in the French Alps

Top Deals of the Week - up to 50% off!

Massive savings of up to 50% off Courchevel, Chamonix, La Plagne and many more

Les Suites du Nevada - Exclusive Offer!

10 Luxury Apartments Under £180pp per Week

Luxury ski accommodation doesn't have to break the bank. Here's 10 stunning apartments that don't cost a fortune!

Incredible Easter Offers - Save up to 20%

Save up to £607 on a range of stunning properties across the French Alps

Snow Update: Top 5 Ski Resorts for Snow

Our snow report for the next 5 days, read on to find the top 5 resorts that are receiving snow this weekend.

Massive Half Term Savings

Save an impressive £600 off your ski accommodation this half term.

Incredible January deals!

Save up to £1000 off stunning high altitude and snow-sure properties in France

15 Festive and Cheerful Christmas Photos

Get fired up and in the mood for Christmas with 15 stunning Christmassy photos.

Our Top Deals of the Week!

Our Video Guide to Chamonix Skiing

PowderBeds Win an Award at Herald Scottish Digital Business Awards!

We're over the moon to announce that we've just won Best Retail/Ecommerce Company at the Herald Scottish Digital Business Awards!

Le Village Arc 1950 Video Guide

Watch our video guide to the highly sought after residence Le Village in Arc 1950.

5 Things That’ll Keep You Busy Till Winter

Getting through a hot and snowless summer can be really tough if you're a big skier or snowboarder so here's few activities that'll keep you busy till the snow returns.

10 Essential Tips for Taking Photos in the Snow

Take your ski holiday photos to the next level with these 10 top tips

Top Five Off Piste Resorts in France

With literally hundreds of ski resorts in France, we've narrowed down five ski resorts that outperform the rest in terms of their off piste offering.

Video Guide to Residence L'Amara Avoriaz

We take a look at one of the best places to stay in the popular resort of Avoriaz.

The Most Extreme Ski Runs | Our Top 7

Every ski resort has their own challenging run but here are 7 extreme ski routes that take skiing and snowboarding to the next level!

Family Ski Holidays in Avoriaz

Some essential tips and pointers to help you get the most out of your family ski holiday to Avoriaz.

The Best Family Ski Resorts in France

We know that organising a family ski holiday to the Alps can be a daunting prospect so here’s some invaluable information on our top 5 family friendly ski resorts in France.

A Poor Man's Heli

Skier, speed-rider and paraglider Antoine Boisselier flies up to 2500m from 1000m to the peak of the Belledone Mountains before skiing back down.

Our Top 5 Resorts for Spring Skiing

A Snowy Valentine's

Check out these awesome Valentine's events in France, Switzerland and the USA

Aquariaz: Jungle in the Mountains

Best of the Best Alpine Hotel Restaurants

Our Favourite Alpine Recipes

For when you just can't wait to get back to those cosy mountain restaurants

Brand New Show on Radio 5 – 5 Live Extreme

5 Live Extreme focuses on all things extreme in the winter snow sports industry

Chamonix Accommodation Guide

Get ready for an amazing half-term ski holiday

Win a week in Morzine!

Switzerland By Train: No pain, no planes and only one change!

The Friday Fail

Christmas in Avoriaz

The La Clusaz Difference

Summer Sessions in Tignes!

A great video of the youngsters tearing up the park in Tignes. The glacier is in the best shape in years after an epic Winter.

Avoriaz Up The Ante With The Aquariaz!

Avoriaz Video Guide

We took two days to explore Avoriaz and capture the essence of the resort on film.

Four Days in St Gervais

Good Times at Chalet Eira in Morzine

Check out our client review of this popular chalet-style hotel in Morzine....

Win A Pair Of Pants

Ski Weekends and Short Ski Breaks

Make sure you get a great deal on you Short Ski Break and check out our Ultimate Guide to Booking a Ski Weekend away.

The Sun Comes Out After Yet Another Huge Snowfall

After the snowiest January in 30 years the clouds finally part to unveil the perfect skiing for everyone!

Night Parties in Avoriaz

Fancy two weeks of incredible parties in Avoriaz with some of the worlds best DJs?

Our Guide to Val d'Isere

This is a short guide to the skiing and the ski accommodation in the best known and best loved resort of Val d'isere.

Easyjet Sale - 20% Off Every Seat

Save 29% on every single Easyjet seat if you book before tomorrow, the 8th of November.

The Top 5 French Ski Resorts for Après Ski

The Ultimate Guide to Ski Weekends and Short Ski Breaks

Snow Dog Blog - Meet The Flying Dog

Meet Skye, the amazing dog from Chalet La Charme in St Gervais, who loves paragliding...

Making the Best Ski Resorts Even Better

A quick update on some of the improvements that are being made for 2012 to some of the worlds best ski resorts.

Powderbeds Guide to the Alpine Stages of the Tour de France

Bradley Wiggins Wins Tour de France Warm Up in La Toussuire

Bradley Wiggins controls the mountain sections of the Criterium du Dauphine to secure the Tour de France warm up win. Wiggins looks to be a strong hopeful for the main event at the end of the month.

Avoriaz Gets a Facelift!

Avoriaz launches a new range of apartments with the addition of 10 new beautiful buildings.

Skiers Narrowly Escape Huge Avalanche

Skiers take on back-country face and narrowly miss an enormous avalanche!

British Skier Takes Bronze At The X-Games in Tignes

Brit James Woods takes bronze position at the the 201,1 X-games Europe in the Mens Skiiing Slopestyle in Tignes, France.

5 Days of Partying and Skiing in Meribel

The Little World Festival returns to Meribel for it's second year. Acts such as The Feeling and Sophie Ellis-Bextor soundtrack the week of music, parties and skiing.

Fresh Snow In France As Sunny Spring Nears

Fresh Snow In The French Alps

Aim High For The Best Snow

French Resorts Offer New Activities

How to Book Great Short Stay Ski Deals

Heavy Snow Blankets French Ski Slopes

Alpine News - The 3 Vallées Release a New Phone App.

Families Escape the VAT Rise And Hit The Slopes To Start 2011

Fresh Snow For Christmas in The French Alps

Heavy Snow Across France

Serre Chevalier is Open for Business

Locals Say Heavy Snow In France is the Best Start For 25 Years

Fresh Snow Greets Skiers As A Dozen More French Ski Resorts Open This Weekend

Winter 2010-11 Is Go With Fresh Snow In France