FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
I don't have anyone who wants to accompany me on the trip, can I still come?
Yes, over the last 20 years many of our members both male and female have travelled by themselves. Nubian Ski is a friendly group and very inclusive. Don't just take our word for it, ask any of our members.
How many members typically travel with the group?
It varies from trip to trip, but anything from 40-70 members typically come with us each year.
Will I be the only beginner on the trip?
Absolutely not, a quarter to a third of the group mostvyear sare first time skiers or snowboarders.
What does the holiday price include?
The cost of the holiday is based on two people sharing and includes, all scheduled flights, transfers, accommodation and breakfast in the ski resort.
If I come on the holiday by myself, will I be penalised by having to pay a single person supplement?
No, Nubian Ski will pay the single person supplement should there be an odd number.
Can I have my own room?
Yes, but a single person supplement will be applied to the cost of your holiday. (POA)
Who will I share with?
You will share with a NS member of the same gender. However, if you would like to share with a member you know, just let us know.
What other costs should I budget for?
Ski Pack & Ski equipment hire (should you need any ski equipment), ski lessons (should you need lesson). You should budget for around £200 - £800 depending on what you need and how experience you are. You will also need to budget for some meals and group activities that are optional.
Can I pay for the holiday in instalments?
Yes, we have a monthly payment schedule.
How do I pay for the holiday?
Payments for the holiday can be paid for by credit card, debit card, bank transfer or PayPal. Charges will be added if payments are made by credit card or PayPal.
Does this Ski pack costs need to be paid up front?
No, payment for the ski pack is normally paid for around 6 weeks before departure.
Can young children come on the holiday?
The trip is largely made up of adults and travel pedominantlly to North America & Japan. However, there is no reason why you can't travel with young children should you wish to.
Will there be a chance to take some ski lessons before I travel?
Yes, we organise ski lessons at one of the UK Indoor Ski centres. This normally takes place in January or February before our trip.
Where can I get more information?
Any of the organisers will be more than happy to speak to you. You can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.