December 4, 2021

Summer holidays in the Alps

Lake in the Alps

Most of us like to lie on a sun-drenched beach somewhere hot and humid for our summer holiday. Others prefer a holiday filled with sports, fun and plenty of activities. Therefore, instead of looking at a beach resort this summer, why not head to the Alps? It may surprise you to learn that tourists visit the Alps throughout the summer season too, not just during the winter season. With this in mind, that’s why holiday home hunters buy ski property for sale in resorts that offer year round activities, to make the most of their investment. Ski apartments for sale offer comfortable and functional properties, but, if you want a touch of luxury then take a look at the range of ski chalets for sale, they are the stuff dreams are made of.

What range of activities are available during the summer months? Swimming whether in a swimming pool or at one of the beautiful natural lakes. Horse–riding, golf, tennis, rafting, fishing, spa facilities, climbing, walking, hiking, biking and mountain biking to name just a few. The whole family can benefit from taking a summer holiday in the Alps and let’s be honest, the views are spectacular too. What type of holidays are on offer?

Ischgl, Austria – take advantage of this seven night half board holiday in a super hotel that offers gourmet dining. The flights and transfers in resort are included from Gatwick and depart on the 19th August. Great facilities include a spa and outdoor swimming pool plus a daily walking programme, prices are from £837pp which have been reduced from £1,138pp.

Alpe d’Huez, France – this charming chalet is ideal for a family of four, close to shops, bars and restaurants. You can book from £50pp per night or if you choose to book seven nights, one night is given free! A seven night stay for a family of four self-catering will cost £1,200 if taken before 28th August. A great saving of 29% for the whole family to enjoy.

Combloux, France – this two bedroom apartment can be yours for an amazing 14 night stay including mid-week return ferry crossings. Facilities include a spa and wellness centre plus an indoor swimming pool. The price based on five people sharing this apartment from the 17th-31st August is just £342pp a reduction from £365pp. You are saving 15% which is excellent value for money for a holiday in August.

Kitzbuhel, Austrian Tirol – is well known as the best golfing destination in the area. A range of four courses ensure that all levels are catered for, including two championship level courses. Enjoy a long weekend of golfing and stay for three nights at a top hotel. Return flights from Luton are included as well as two rounds of golf in this superb price which is £515pp.

Otztal, Austrian Tirol – is a mere 35 minutes’ drive from lovely Innsbruck. However, on hand near to the resort itself are plenty of summer activities to keep you busy. Stay for three nights at a top hotel based on two people sharing a double room on a half board basis for just £1,009. You can visit the Piburg Mill on Lake Piburg and enjoy fine dining at the IceQ restaurant. Go in to Innsbruck for the day and enjoy this charming traditional Austrian village setting. This is a treat for anyone loving the Austrian Tirol with its beautiful landscaped setting.

Visiting the Alps during the summer months will offer you the chance to appreciate this picturesque landscape and all it has to offer. Why not have a different summer holiday this year?