Here at Snowfinders, we are ski resort experts and have therefore put together the following list of ski resorts that are perfect for a fantastic family ski holiday.

Here’s our top choice of family ski holidays with childcare.

Just because you’re a mum and dad doesn’t mean your bug for skiing will disappear! What’s more, young children may be too young to enjoy the slopes with you and even if your children are older, there is no guarantee that they’ll enjoy skiing at all!

Everybody deserves a holiday, after all, and there are, of course, a number of ski resorts that cater for families, whether your children would love to join in with the ski school or would prefer to participate in other fun activities.

Here at Snowfinders, we are ski resort experts and have therefore put together the following list of ski resorts that are perfect for a fantastic family ski holiday.

Top 10 ski resorts with childcare

Alpe d'Huez, France


Alpe d’Huez is the ultimate ski location for families. Not only does the resort offer all-inclusive meals, including the traditional raclette, boeuf bourguignon and chicken stir-fry, there is also a quiz that takes place every week, charging a small fee per person.

In addition, parents can take advantage of the staff of the resort, always available for child-minding duties. The staff communicate via WhatsApp for a relaxed, yet flawless, service.

What’s more, there is an open-air pool at Alpe d’Huez that the kids will, most definitely, want to take advantage of, as well as an exciting soft-play indoor area, an ice rink, tennis facilities and a climbing wall.

Bored? Never!

La Plagne, France

If in-chalet childcare is what you need, then La Plagne has you covered! What’s more, there is a good choice of nursery slopes and various size chalets to choose from.

There is also a variation of activities to take part in with your family. There is bowling in Belle Plagne, for example, as well as an inviting swimming pool in Bellecote and an ice grotto (!!) up at the glacier too!

Chalet Delphine offers an excellent layout for parents with young children and features a dedicated playroom. The chalet has all options of in-house childcare available and is not far from the ski slopes, should you wish to check-up on how the kids are behaving with the babysitter.

Meribel, France

With dedicated ski and play areas for children, Meribel has to be another top choice of ski resort for children.

In addition, Meribel has top-quality ski schools for children. Therefore, if you’re looking to get your children on the slopes at a young age. Meribel is a great choice!

St Anton, Austria

St Anton may well be a huge resort, but it definitely ensures the kids are included! With an excellent ski school, a fantastic kindergarten (for children over 2 and a half years old) and the option of midday supervision, St Anton caters well for families.

Staff are friendly and imaginative with the children, meaning that the children will be entertained for your holiday.

Tears and Tantrums? Not here!

La Rosiere, France


La Rosiere offers a fabulous nanny service, as well as a kid’s club and ski school. There is an array of chalets with childcare to choose from in La Rosiere, including Chalet Amelia.

Obergurgl, Austria

The Austrians are renowned as welcoming and fantastic hosts for a ski holiday.

Most of the nanny services in Obergurgl are mobile which is ideal when you are on a ski holiday. In addition, there is a kindergarten and kids’ club available.

Cervinia, Italy

An Italian alternative for a ski resort with childcare, there is no reason to feel guilty leaving your children in the mini ski school while you go and smash the higher runs!

In fact, the kids will be having more fun than you! Cervinia offer 5-days of morning courses where the children will hone their ski skills and give snake-like snow ploughing a go! They’ll then have lunch and play on ski inflatables and practice sledging in the afternoon.

They’ll be joining you on the red runs sooner than you think!

Saas-Fee, Switzerland

Children up to the age of 8 can get a free ski pass when accompanied by a responsible adult in Saas Fee. In addition, the resort offers lessons to children from the age of 3.

Perfect for a family holiday, the resort also offers a fantastic swimming pool complex and various family-friendly accommodation options.

Val d’Isere France

Val d’Isere is always booming and is fantastic for kids and adults alike. With varied ski slopes for all levels, as well as a number of childcare options, Val d’Isere comes up trumps when it comes to a family ski holiday.

Nannies are experienced with children, understand the needs of the client, offer flexibility and know the resort well. Choose from a creche or creative nanny to keep the children entertained!

Les Deux Alpes, France


And last but not least, Les Deux Alpes is another ski resort in France that is excellent for families.

Choose from a nanny or children’s activities, tailored to your child’s age and interests. One of the chalets available in Les Deux Alpes, offering superior childcare options is Chalet Chartreuse.

More ski resorts with childcare options from Snowfinders

If you are thinking of taking your children on your ski holiday next season, then browse our range of ski chalets with childcare. You’re bound to find an option to suit you. Book quickly though! Especially for the most popular resorts!