Ski Holiday Meribel Archive

Your Skiing Checklist Made Simple

January 30, 2018 no comments
Skiing Checklist made simple

“Prior planning prevents p*ss poor performance” is a a commonly bandied about phrase which can’t be ignored, especially so when it comes to skiing. If you’ve not been skiing in Meribel before then you’ll no doubt be a little nervous about forgetting an essential bit of kit or item and worrying about what to add […]

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5 Pivotal Ski Tips to Give You the Edge

September 6, 2017 no comments
Ski tips to give you the edge
Who doesn’t want to be a better skier? Gliding down a mountain through virgin powder with the sun glistening on surrounding snow-covered peaks has got to be one of the most incredible feelings on earth... Working to improve your skiing so that you can augment time spent on the slopes and have your mind blown [...] Read More

5 Reasons Why It’s Better to Hire Skis (Not Buy)

August 1, 2017 no comments
Ski Hire in Meribel

For 70 years, the Three Valleys ski region in the French Alps has tempted skiers and snowboarders alike with its impressive facilities and world-class ski conditions. Meribel sits at the heart of the famous Trois Vallees and, with over 600km of pistes, it’s easy to see why guests return year after year to continue their discovery of […]

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How to Make Your Affordable Ski Holiday in Meribel More Luxurious

February 20, 2017 no comments
Ski Jobs in Meribel

Here at Ski Basics we pride ourselves on going above and beyond to ensure that our guests get the best value for money whilst experiencing the very best skiing in the Three Valleys. We have impeccably high standards and our reputation for exceeding guests’ expectations is unparalleled. We work hard to ensure that each and every […]

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Should Beginners Learn How to Ski or Snowboard?

January 27, 2017 no comments
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Choosing the right ski school can make or break your ski holiday in the Alps. Here at Ski Basics we recommend only the very best tried and tested favourite ski schools in Meribel to help guests to learn how to ski or snowboard under the guidance of skilled and fully-trained professionals. But if you are a […]

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What to Look Forward to When Choosing a New Year Ski Break in Meribel

August 24, 2016 no comments
Christmas in Meribel

New Year’s Eve celebrations can sometimes be a logistical nightmare where you find yourself trying to appease the wishes of everyone in your family/party, resulting in no one being completely satisfied with the diplomatic outcome. Not only that, but when you factor in extortionate taxi fares, bar/club entrance fees and the cost of food and […]

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lifts close in Meribel

April 25, 2014 no comments
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Tomorrow the lifts will have officially closed in Meribel for one more year. Our 13th season and we have enjoyed every minute. Thank you, to all our wonderful and loyal guests who have stayed with us this year.   We are already looking forward to next December and welcoming you back to Meribel and Ski Basics.

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Win a Ski Holiday in Meribel this Easter

March 3, 2014 no comments
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Its competition time…. This is a genuine chance to win a week in chalet Brenettes for you and 5 friends or family prize includes transfers, ski hire, ski lessons and 3valley passes for all 6 full details below, closing date 14th March. To enter click here http://www.goodskiguide.com/win-a-week-in-meribel-worth-over-6-5k/    

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A chalet holiday in Meribel

October 8, 2013 no comments
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A recent survey has shown that 74% of British holidaymakers who visit Meribel opt to stay in a catered chalet rather than a hotel. For those of you who have not yet experienced a catered chalet holiday, the concept may seem alien. 

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10 reasons to book with Ski Basics

September 15, 2013 no comments
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The start of September and the end of the school holidays always means that the  countdown has begun and before we know it we will be knee deep in fresh snow. With only 93 days until the first lifts open in Meribel it’s the perfect time to put that ski holiday in the calendar. It can […]

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Tennis in Meribel

July 3, 2013 no comments
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Meribel has a large following of local players and holiday makers in Meribel with 13 courts in total 10 courts in Meribel and a further 3 courts in Mottaret, There are also  2 badminton courts and mini tennis.

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Mountain Biking Meribel – Rando Tour 7th July 2013

June 29, 2013 no comments
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Starting 7th July this mountain biking meribel event is open to all under 13 must be accompanied by an adult The radonne MTB covers all types of terrains it could be classed as a shot gun start more known to golfers as there is a starting point at each village Courchevel – La Tania – […]

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Ski holiday in Meribel – an unforgettable experience

May 15, 2013 no comments

When planning a holiday, we always look for a place which can offer fun, along with luxury and comfort. Meribel is one such place which tops the list of the most entertaining and fun places that you can visit with your family and friends. The unique experience of staying in the luxurious Chalets in Meribel […]

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The Three Valleys by water

May 12, 2013 no comments

For most, summer is a time for relaxation where you’re not spending your time whizzing in between mountains, but summer in the French Alps means there’s literally a mountain of activities to get involved in. Guaranteed to get the adrenaline pumping, white water rafting is not for the faint hearted, but a sure way to […]

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Parapenting the 3 Valleys

April 18, 2013 no comments

For those non skiiers out there who don’t fancy clipping in for a week but still want to  explore the mountains on a Meribel chalet holiday, or any adrenaline junkies out there just looking to push their limits, we can recommend parapenting from personal recommendation. Originating from paragliding, you’ll be strapped to a qualified instructor […]

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DC Shred Days 2013

April 8, 2013 no comments

Located in Meribel-Mottaret at 7800ft, Area 43 is a mecca for park fans on a ski holiday in Meribel. It’s not surprising that the world’s most extensive ski area boasts such an impressive snowpark from world renowned winter sports giants, DC, which was added to their collection including Saint Lary, Chamonix and Kitzbuhel in 2011. […]

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What’s on in Meribel March April 2013

March 26, 2013 no comments

What’s going on this week in Meribel There’s always lots going on in resort, so when you visit one of our Meribel chalets there’s sure to be lots to keep you entertained, both on and off the piste. For the best in what’s happening in town, check out our weekly recommendations.  Monday * The British […]

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