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Rory Byrne "Luxury means many different things these days. We value time as the greatest luxury of all and focus on creating more of it for you. We take away all the little hassles throughout your holiday journey. Our teams both in London and in your chosen destination are dedicated to your enjoyment and freeing up your precious time together." - Rory Byrne

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A Christmas to Remember

Get ahead of your festive plans and let us secure your family ski holiday. We'll take care of all the little details this Christmas so you can have a break from the usual planning, preparations and chores and focus on fun with the family.

With incredible skiing as well as award-winning spas and a whole range of Alpine activities available, spending the festive period in the Alps is the perfect new family tradition.

Call us on 020 8246 5300 to find out more or click here to make an enquiry.

FreeZone Complimentary Guiding (14 years plus)

Back by popular demand, our complimentary guiding programme for teens has quickly proved a hit with skiers who have outgrown SnoZone and are competent black run skiers, yet want to ski with friends in a relaxed atmosphere.

FreeZone is available in select resorts during school holiday weeks.

Click here to find out more about FreeZone.

Call us on 020 8246 5300 to find out more or click here to make an enquiry.

A Winter Holiday Like No Other

Do you dream of a pre-kids winter holiday filled to the brim with white sandy beaches, saltwater on your toes and sweet drinks topped with tiny umbrellas? Having small children doesn't mean you can't have just that!

We work with some absolutely stunning properties across the Middle East, Indian Ocean and Caribbean that have truly excellent childcare options and facilities, which we wholeheartedly recommend for your family. We invite you to call us today to find out more.

Click here to find out more about our winter sun destinations.

Call us on 020 8246 5300 to find out more or click here to make an enquiry.

Easter 2015

With longer sunnier days and spring skiing conditions, many argue that Easter is the preferred time to escape to the mountains, particularly for younger skiers who will enjoy the warmer temperatures on the mountain.

We select the pick of the crop of high altitude resorts and present these to you with our dedicated resort service and unique skiing programmes. Choose from a range of accommodation options to suit your family’s needs.

Call us on 020 8246 5300 to find out more or click here to make an enquiry.

A Christmas to Remember

Get ahead of your festive plans and let us secure your family ski holiday. We'll take care of all the little details this Christmas so you can have a break from the usual planning, preparations and chores and focus on fun with the family.

With incredible skiing as well as award-winning spas and a whole range of Alpine activities available, spending the festive period in the Alps is the perfect new family tradition.

Call us on 020 8246 5300 to find out more or click here to make an enquiry.

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Highlights

Our unique approach to creating hassle-free family holidays is what sets us apart.

Learn about our "nothing is too much trouble" philosophy and read what our clients have to say about our service.

Why Choose Us?

Escape to the beach next week!

Stay in a Garden View Double Room at The Residence, Mauritius with prices from £1,395 per person on half board. Prices include 7 nights and private transfers.

Escape Next Week

With bookings already being taken for festive period skiing, now's the time to secure your festive plans.

Travel with us to a winter wonderland over Christmas or join us for New Year and watch the fireworks bring the mountains to life.

Christmas & New Year

By combining professional ski instruction with the UK’s leading luxury Tour Operator the Powder Byrne “Piste 2 Profession”  Ultimate Season gap year programme guarantees you a wide variety of experiences in a multitude of disciplines.

Our Gap Year Programme

Escape the grey skies and the dreary drizzle of a British winter and discover beautiful beaches, stunning hotels and fantastic service in our winter sun destinations.

Winter Sun

Our ski weekend concierge service is designed to ensure you maximise your time on the slopes whilst we look after all the little details.

Luxury Ski Weekends

We have two inspiring Air & Space adventure destinations that, due to their locations and climates, we particularly recommend for Easter; Costa Rica and Peru. Click here to find out more about them.

Adventure Next Easter

With the UK school holidays coinciding with next year's Carnival in Europe, booking early for February Half Term is highly recommended; take advantage of our award-winning children's programmes and exclusive in-resort service.

February Half Term 2015

Powder Byrne Properties is delighted to offer a select number of bespoke luxury properties that are available to purchase in the Swiss Alps.

Luxury Properties for Sale

Spotlights

Travelling with Powder Byrne gives you the peace of mind that
your kids will have the time of their lives. Watch our videos to see our
inspirational programmes in action.

 
 

From Our Clients

Here at Powder Byrne we're very proud of the relationships we have with our clients and the trust they have in us to take care of their children on the mountain.

Find out what some of our clients have to say about Powder Byrne service and what it means to go on a family ski holiday with us.

Find out more about our Original Skiing programme here.

SnoZone (10 to 14 years)

A place for older children to develop their skills alongside their peers, SnoZone provides action-packed days on the slopes and in the snow park under the guidance of our staff and tuition of our instructors.

Also providing après ski activities and fun excursions, SnoZone is the ultimate solution for tweens and teens.

Find out more about SnoZone here.

PB Surf Academy (13 Years+)

When the sun shines on Guincho Beach, Portugal, you'll find us riding the waves.

Join our Surf Manager for a fantastic 5 days of surfing tuition, combined with other supervised activities.

What will your kids learn this summer?

Find out more about the PB Surf Academy here.

Yeti Primer (3 to 4 Years)

We believe that introducing kids to skis as early as possible is the key to them developing a lifetime love of the sport.

Our unique Yeti Primer programme is the ultimate introduction for 3-4 year olds, combining morning sessions on the nursery slopes with afternoons in our pb crèche; your littlest skiers will have a ball!

Find out more about Yeti Primer here.

Scallywags (4 to 8 years)

Create lifelong holiday memories when you discover all the fun that Scallywags has in store!

Kids will take part in sessions with our LTA accredited tennis coaches, swimming, cookery lessons, creative arts and crafts and loads of holiday adventures to create lifelong memories.

Find out more about Scallywags here.

Yeti Programme (4 to 9 years)

The Yeti programme is ultimate introduction to skiing for four to nine year olds! Children will learn new skills and improve their skiing whilst having a great time with friends.

A seamless, supervised programme from the moment they leave the boot room, with a "Yeti Race" held on the last day so they can show off all their new skills.

Find out more about the Yeti programme here.

PB Sailing Academy (13 Years+)

Sea and spray are what our young sailors like best!

Join our us for an unforgettable 5 days of sailing tuition in Sardinia or Dubai and learn the ins and outs of this fantastic sport.

What will your kids learn this summer?

Find out more about the PB Sailing Academy.

From Our Clients

Here at Powder Byrne we're very proud of the relationships we have with our clients and the trust they have in us to take care of their children on the mountain.

Find out what some of our clients have to say about Powder Byrne service and what it means to go on a family ski holiday with us.

Find out more about our Original Skiing programme here.

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Dispatches

Dispatches introduces you to the inside track on the latest releases,
news from our resorts and insights from our teams and partners.
Click here to read our features and find out more.

Christmas In Resort

Celebrate

Christmas 2014 in Resort

Christmas is just around the corner and it’s always a busy time of the year so we want to do some of the research forRead the feature

Swiss Cook

PB Presents

The New Swiss Cook Menu

For those of you who already love Flims and Laax, we are about to make it even more of an idyllic resort for you thanRead the feature

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New at PB

Davos, Switzerland

You may still be having a debate about where to go on your first skiing holiday of the season, but look no further because weRead the feature

School's Out

From qualified crèche care for infants through to active and inspiring
programmes for demanding teenagers, when you experience a Powder Byrne
holiday your kids will soon realise they are the real stars of the show.
Learn more about our unique approach below.

 
 

PB Winter Crèche (4 months to 3 years)

Your little ones are in for a treat this winter!

The pb crèche is overseen by our fully qualified nannies and Powder Byrne staff who take the time to really get to know each child.

Your little one will spend time building snow men, making angels, going on sleigh rides and having fun in the snow before having some quiet time to wind down indoors with stories, songs and arts and crafts.

Click here to find out more about the pb winter crèche.

Yeti Primer (3 to 4 Years)

Taking those first steps on skis!

Our unique programme is the ultimate introduction to skiing for 3 to 4 year olds, combining morning sessions on the nursery slopes with afternoons in our pb crèche.

Your little skiers will be able to ease into skiing whilst still enjoying the cosy home from home environment the crèche provides.

Click here to find out more about Yeti Primer.

Yeti (4 to 9 years)

The ultimate introduction to skiing!

Whether they are complete beginners, have mastered the basics or are progressing their technique, we will ensure your kids have plenty of fun in Yetis, all the while learning new skills and improving their skiing.

With the best adult:child tuition ratios available and our instructors and assistants accompanying our groups on the slopes, Yeti is a seamless supervised programme from the moment they leave the boot room.

Click here to find out more about Yeti.

SnoZone Beginners (10 years+)

Older skiing novices can learn with kids their own age in SnoZone Beginners!

SnoZone Beginners lets older kids learn to ski with their peers at the right pace, in small groups designed to build confidence and bring on their skills quickly. There’s no chance they’ll feel left out as they will join the rest of the SnoZone gang for exciting evening activities and meals out during the week.

This year, for the first year ever, those staying in Grindelwald can also enjoy SnoZone Beginners during the new year week!

Click here to find out more about SnoZone Beginners.

SnoZone (10 to 14 years)

Adrenaline fuelled, non-stop action awaits those looking for fun in SnoZone!

Our unique programme for 10 to 14 year olds welcomes kids who can ski confidently on red runs who want to challenge themselves.

Our instructors will help them take their skiing to the next level with an emphasis on developing new skills and learning new tricks in a safe and controlled way.

Click here to find out more about SnoZone.

Martin Bell Ski Camp (11 to 15 years)

Train with a champion!

Lay the foundations for a lifetime of enjoyable skiing as Olympian, Martin Bell puts you through your paces and imparts his extensive knowledge about all aspects of skiing.

The course challenges skiers by testing them on different terrain, including off-piste itineraries, tree skiing and the snow park.

Click here to find out more about Martin Bell Ski Camp.

Freestyle Course (12 Years+)

The half pipe awaits!

The ultimate rite of passage for young skiers ready to take on a new challenge, our Freestyle Course in Laax focuses on developing technique in the snow park delivered by a leading local instructor.

Learn how to ride the half pipe, ramps and rails, as well as pick up slope-style tricks from the pros. The course also includes sessions at the world-class indoor FreeStyle Academy.

Click here to find out more about the PB Freestyle Course.

PowderZone (14 years+)

Going back to our powder skiing roots!

Our specialist off-piste courses deliver three days of amazing powder skiing in two of Europe's greatest skiing areas.

The course is open to teens and adults who are competent black run skiers that are looking for something a little bit adventurous.

Click here to find out more about PowderZone.

FreeZone (14 years+)

Complimentary ski guiding for adventurous teens!

Join us in FreeZone where teens who are competent black run skiers can guide with like-minded friends in a relaxed atmosphere.

Led by a Powder Byrne Ski Guide, teens will get to experience the best of the mountains in a supervised group whilst still maintaining some independence from mum and dad.

Click here to find out more about FreeZone.

PB Summer Crèche (4 months to 3 years)

Your little ones are in for a treat this summer!

The pb crèche is overseen by our fully qualified nannies and Powder Byrne staff who take the time to really get to know each child.

Your little one will spend time splashing on the beach, floating in the pool, hunting for seashells and building sand castles before having some quiet time to wind down indoors with stories, songs and arts and crafts.

Click here to find out more about the pb summer crèche.

Scallywags (4 to 8 years)

Discover all the fun that Scallywags has in store!

Children will enjoy playing on the beach, swimming, sessions with our LTA accredited tennis coaches, creative arts and crafts and trips to local attractions during the day, and early suppers and evening activities in the evenings.

The perfect way for active kids to enjoy their holiday.

Click here to find out more about Scallywags.

TheZone (9 to 12 years)

Active kids will have a blast!

TheZone brings together a wide range of sports, water sports and creative activities, encouraging friendship, team work and new discoveries. The children will also enjoy excursions to local attractions as well as supervised evening activities.

Kids will learn new skills whilst having fun with friends in an environment where safety is always the number one priority.

Click here to find out more about TheZone.

PB Sports Academies (10 Years+)

What do you want to learn this summer?

PB Sports Acadmies are just the thing for active tweens and teens to want to try something new. Join us in our academies and learn new skills whilst having loads of fun.

From tennis to surfing, we've got something for you.

Click here to find out more about PB Sports Academies.

PB Winter Crèche (4 months to 3 years)

Your little ones are in for a treat this winter!

The pb crèche is overseen by our fully qualified nannies and Powder Byrne staff who take the time to really get to know each child.

Your little one will spend time building snow men, making angels, going on sleigh rides and having fun in the snow before having some quiet time to wind down indoors with stories, songs and arts and crafts.

Click here to find out more about the pb winter crèche.

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