Grandvalira Continues

Grandvalira Staff

After a period of much uncertainty it has been announced today that the Grandvalira brand and ski area will continue indefinitely, which is fantastic news for visitors to Andorra.  Not only that, but the area covered by the Grandvalira lift pass is expanding to also cover Arcalis.  This means the linked ski area of Grandvalira will still be 210km but with the addition of Arcalis it becomes 240km of slopes covered by the pass. (more…)

New Hotel in Pas de la Casa: Grand Pas

Bedroom at Pierre & Vacances Grand Pas

If you’re looking for somewhere stylish for your Pas de la Casa ski holiday this winter you’ll be pleased to know that Pierre & Vacances are launching a new addition to their Premium collection.  Hotel Grand Pas was formerly know as Himalaia Pas, but has been fully renovated ready for winter 2018-19.  Located just 50 metres from the slopes, it’s a great place to choose if you want to hit the mountain early. (more…)

New Hotel Concept in Arinsal: Ushuaia

Hotel Ushuaia in Arinsal, Andorra

Work is almost complete on Arinsal’s newest hotel, set to open this November, Hotel Ushuaia.  Located at the top of the village of Arinsal, the former Hotel Crest is being completely transformed into a modern base for a perfect ski holiday.  The slopeside location means it’s the perfect place if you’re wanting to make the most of your time on the slopes, and is set to become a favourite with families. (more…)

Summer 2018 in Andorra

Family enjoying the Adventure Rope Park in Vallnord

Despite the late snow in the middle of May, the resorts of Andorra are gearing up for the summer season, and already the first mountain bikers have been hitting the trails in advance of the main opening in June.  We thought it’s the perfect time to give you a run down of some of the fantastic summer activities in Andorra you can try this year.

Of course there is walking and mountain biking, but there is so much more of offer as you’ll find out below. (more…)

Deals for January 2018

Aparthotel Sant Andreu

If you’re looking for a ski holiday this coming January then we’ve put together a couple of options for you which are great value for money from only €590.50 per person, both including return airport transfers, seven-nights self-catering accommodation, lift pass, group lessons, skis, poles & boots.

Don’t forget, all our holidays are completely flexible so you can create your own trip whether you want a short break or a full week. (more…)

Why Choose Soldeu

Snowy mountains of Grandvalira Soldeu

If you’re unsure of where to ski this winter, then Soldeu should definitely be on your list.  Part of the Grandvalira ski area offering 210km of linked slopes, the village of Soldeu has an excellent range of good quality accommodation as well as a fantastic spa and lively après ski bars, all the ingredients for an excellent ski holiday.

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Ski Holiday Deals 2017-18

Looking up the ski slopes of Pas de la Casa

This week saw the countdown hit less than 100 days until the mountain opens, so to say we’re a little excited is maybe an understatement!  To top it off, all our airport transfers and ski extras went on sale yesterday so we’re all ready for winter, and now you can be too.  In this article we’ll show you our offers, plus we’ve found a couple of great deals. (more…)

Mountain Biking in Andorra

Downhill mountain biking through the forest in Pal, Andorra

Hitting the mountains on two wheels might sound like a lot of hard work, but when you realise that the ski lifts take you to the top so all you have to do is cycle downhill then the proposition becomes a whole lot more exciting!  Adrenaline junkies should know that Vallnord has hosted World Cup and World Championship downhill events, so fantastic courses to ride, but there are also gentle introductions to this addictive sport, in both Vallnord and Grandvalira. (more…)

Andorra Summer Holidays 2017

Families on lake, Grandvalira

Are you looking for somewhere new and exciting for your summer holidays?

You might naturally associate Andorra with skiing, but in recent years more and more people are finding out the fantastic range of activities on offer for the whole family – adrenaline fuelled challenges through to relaxing spas, or energetic fun for younger children – this summer you should definitely consider Andorra! (more…)

March Ski Breaks

Skis on a chairlift

There are still over eight weeks left of the ski season, and with 100% open throughout Grandvalira and Vallnord and a base of up to 200cm of snow the conditions are looking great for the end of winter.  We’ve put together some ideas for a ski break this March, but don’t forget that all our holidays are fully flexible so you can tailor it to suit your needs.  Our expert team in Andorra are on hand too to help you if needed. (more…)