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Free Dare2b Junior Ski Jacket set!

Thursday, December 15th, 2016

We've got lots of Dare2b junior ski jacket and bottoms for 5-10 year olds to give away!* If you place an order with us over 600 euros we'll pop you a set in the post for free. This high quality ski gear will ensure your child is warm and dry on the slopes this winter.

So what are you waiting for? Go on and order today with Best Price Ski - remember stock is limited!

  • This offer is available for orders placed on until 30th April 2017 with a minimum spend of 600 euros before any discounts applied.

  • All orders placed with the qualifying spend, placed during the promotional period will be eligible to receive a pair of Dare2b children’s ski jacket and bottoms (whilst stocks last,1 per order).

  • To be eligible for the gift, the customer must spend a total of 600 euros or more on full price products (before any discount applied).

  • Colours and/or sizes may not be available depending on available stock.

  • No cash alternatives are offered. No part of the gift is exchangeable for cash.

  • Postage and packaging included.

  • No exchanges for different colours and/or size is permitted.

  • This offer cannot be applied retrospectively to previous orders.

  • Best Price Ski Rental reserves the right to refuse this offer to any person.

  • Offer only available to residents of the United Kingdom.

  • Best Price Ski Rental assumes no responsibility for lost, misplaced, destroyed or stolen free gifts once they have been posted.

  • We will endeavor to post your ski jacket set within 3 working days of your order. Best Price Ski Rental cannot guarantee a delivery date.
  • Giggles in Alpes d’Huez

    Monday, November 24th, 2014

    Breaking News : the 18th International Comedy Film Festival in Alpe d’Huez is about to start ! Indeed, the only festival dedicated to comedy is kind of popular now and revealed several movies such as Bienvenue chez les Ch’tis (known as Welcome to the Land of Shtis), one of the best French box office movie ever. The main actor was the president of the jury last year, Dany Boon. But this year, the 18th festival has the great pleasure to receive Gad Elmaleh as president of the jury. The French humorist is glad and will honour the comedies coming from many countries ! Nowadays it is known as a very important event for movie premieres. Therefore, the festival is getting bigger every year and it wins acclaim. It is a very good reason to come at this period since it will take place in January, the middle of the ski season. For those who want to mix ski and cinema, many ski shops in Alpe d’Huez will be open to welcome them. The festival is totally free and you can enjoy the movie premieres in one of the auditoriums in the resort. You can even meet the jury members, French actors, humorist, or singers. If you are lucky you could meet them on the slopes. So check out ski equipment rental in Alpe d'Huez and come to join the festival from the 14th to the 18th of January 2015. Eating popcorn, discorevering new movies, laughing, sitting on a comfortable seat in front of a giant screen, meeting famous French actors and humorists. Let’s meet there !

    Savoie: that

    Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

    France is known as the country where you can eat a different type of cheese every single day! Between 350 and 400 types of cheese are currently listed. Guess what, the « fromage d’Abondance » is one of them, a specialty from Savoie, and it will be celebrated between the 2nd and the 6th of March 2015 in the resort of Châtel and where you can find cheap ski hire as well. Indeed, like every year, Châtel gathers traditions and love of nature in the local festival called « Châtel fait son Charivari » (Châtel enjoys its carnival). Farmers from all the farms around come to pass on the tradition of the village. A parade of floats in the whole resort as well as a small farm with animals and entertainment will please people. A market selling local productions, wooden games of ancient times… Cheese makers will show you how they shape their unique cheese of « Abondance ». You can taste it, you can buy some and also vote for the best one according to your taste. The village offers you to participate to a contest to decide which cheese is the best one of the year, because Châtel cares about your opinion.The bucolic village with the traditional architecture of the alpin chalet immerse you in the charming village and the folklore of the mountain and ski holidays. Enjoy this lovely resort, skiing, the atmosphere especially since ski equipment rental is available in Châtel for the whole family, the folkloric week, the snow and the happiness of such holidays.

    Festivaltho the place to be for electro

    Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

    You may already know it, but if you don’t, this is the time to pick up your agenda. The « Festivaltho » is, as it is written, a festival in Val Thorens. The resort is famous for its slopes but also its parties, clubs, concerts, live, Djs and fun! So put on your best after-ski shoes and join us to one of the biggest free music festival in the Alpes. You are going to meet many people and enjoy the show of many famous DJs. For instance, two years ago the festival welcomed the Austian guys Global Deejays. Last year the French DJ Joachim Garraud came as well. For the Festivaltho to come, many special guests will make sure that you will have a blast among us. Find ski equipment rental in Val Thorens, put them on, hurtle down some slopes in the morning and once you’re done come and meet all the clubbers of Val Thorens at the 360°Bar on the Chalet du Thorens at 2,400m from 2pm to 6pm. Then, everybody, whether they are skiers, non skiers, riders, students or just people on holidays will end up in the city center of the resort, on the Place Caron until late in the night to see well-known artists playing on the huge stage.

    All this fun lasts 3 full days and nights and takes place from the 24th to the 26th of March 2015! Don’t even think about missing it if you are around. Only good reasons exist to go there: party, fun, free festival, famous DJs or new ones, meeting nice people ready to party and have fun. Cheap ski hire in Val Thorens is easy to find, so don’t be afraid because beginners are also welcome to have fun in the resort. Show off and pamper yourself here!

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