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Child Care

Family Ski Holidays

Over the last 32 years we have constantly developed and refined our services to create the UK’s market leading child care programme for family skiing.

  • 32 years experience as the UK’s leading family ski holidays specialist
  • Family Ski Offers for two, three, four or more – Big savings!
  • The biggest choice of ski child care services for family ski holidays
  • Flexible ski child care options, from half-days up to our ‘Seamless Service’ from 9am-6pm
  • ‘Esprit Family Savers’ family ski deals in every ski resort to help you save £££s
  • All our ski chalets and ski Chalet Hotels are Esprit Family Ski-exclusive, so you are always amongst like-minded guests
  • Strict ratios of nannies to children in all our Nurseries
  • All nannies properly qualified and English-speaking
  • Snow Club fun for children over nursery age
  • All child care staff are subject to the new Disclosure and Barring Service Enhance Check (formerly the ‘CRB’ check)
  • All appropriate child care and catering staff trained to the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health’s Level 2 in Food Safety or equivalent
  • Strict signing-in/out procedures whenever responsibility for children passes between Esprit staff and parents or ski instructors


Family Ski Holidays

We set high standards for our cuisine, and train our staff extensively before the season starts, to ensure that Esprit guests will enjoy every meal with us.


Matthew Pinsent

Sir Matthew Pinsent

Four Times Olympic Gold Medallist
"All in all we had a wonderful time and I'd heartily recommend skiing and in particular skiing with Esprit Ski to anyone."
Esprit Sun


  • Gressoney. Italy, Esprit Ski

    Gressoney Italy

    The Monterosa ski area is one of the largest ski areas in Italy, covering a large network of pistes and lifts linking three separate valleys.

  • new Whistler

    Whistler Canada

    Increasingly the past few seasons, Esprit Ski families have been asking us “Where can we go once the children outgrow Esprit’s child care, and already ski well enough for us to ski together as a family?”

  • Family Skiing in Austria, Obergurgl

    Obergurgl Austria

    One of Austria’s highest, most snow sure and best loved resorts

  • St Anton, Austria

    St Anton Austria

    High Altitude Skiing in one of the world’s top ski resorts

  • Alpe d Huez, France

    Alpe d’Huez France

    Guaranteed snow plus lots of sunshine, and from the Pic Blanc on a clear day, you can see one-fifth of France

  • Belle Plagne, France

    Belle Plagne France

    Our flagship Chalet Hotel Des Deux Domains is firmly established as an Esprit family favourite

  • Courchevel, France

    Courchevel 1850 France

    A perfectly located Chalet Hotel, right on the slopes

  • La Rosiere, France

    La Rosière France

    Sunny and snow-sure family ski resort, high above the Tarentaise.

  • Les Arcs 2000, France

    Les Arcs 2000 France

    High altitude skiing with guaranteed snow on the extensive snow-sure slopes of the fabulous Paradiski area

  • Les Gets

    Les Gets France

    The prettiest resort on the huge Portes du Soleil ski arena, full of traditional Alpine charm

  • Meribel, France

    Méribel France

    A delightful Chalet Hotel with the guaranteed snow and the sensational Three valleys skiing virtually from your doorstep

  • Peisey Les Arcs, France

    Peisey-Les Arcs France

    The undiscovered jewel in the crown of the huge ‘Paradiski’ area

  • Family Skiing in France, Tignes

    Tignes France

    An Esprit family favourite and one of the ‘crème de la crème’ of world ski areas with guaranteed snow on the Grande Motte Glacier

  • Val d Isere, France

    Val d’Isère France

    Guaranteed snow in one of the world’s truly elite resorts

The Esprit Experience

See the reality of a family ski holiday with Esprit.
Mere words don't do justice to what actually goes on during an Esprit holiday. Watch our video for a brief glimpse of the skiing plus the fun and games children will enjoy whilst parents can relax, enjoy a full ski day, a quiet cup of coffee, a glass of wine and a delicious dinner!