Courchevel should be discovered village by village. There are 5 of them which unveil themselves to visitors as they wind their way up the pretty mountain road.
Saint Bon, the birthplace of Courchevel, at an altitude of 1100 m
The story of Courchevel began in Saint Bon, the original village. While there are no ski lifts leaving from the village, a free shuttle service runs every 20 minutes to the heart of the ski area from where skiers can return to Saint Bon along a red ski run.
Courchevel Le Praz, a discreet charm (1300m)
An authentic mountain village with its traditional houses, chalets and narrow streets, Le Praz has managed to preserve its incredible charm and a real village life which is very much in evidence 365 days a year. It is the bastion of ski jumping with its majestic Olympic jumps. As for alpine skiing, those who enjoy skiing through forests will love the run linking Le Praz directly with Courchevel 1850.
Courchevel Village, a young spirit (1550m)
A part of the resort which is most definitely family-orientated offering excellent value for money, fast and direct access to Courchevel 1850, as well as the whole of the 3 Valleys ski area. The toboggan run which leaves from 1850 and finishes in 1550 is a thrilling ride for adults and children alike!
Courchevel Moriond, a festive character (1650m)
A sector which basks in the sun thanks to its location on a ledge set back from the relief. The combination of these two features makes the resort particularly popular with families. Conviviality is order of the day and the après-ski is particularly appreciated thanks to the wide variety of activities on offer!
The rich and famous flock to this most exclusive level which has sealed the resort’s international reputation, with luxury hotels whose excellence has imbued the whole resort.
Courchevel offers exceptional access to the slopes. Here you can literally just step outside your accommodation put on your skis and set off.
The activities and events on offer in Courchevel are truly marvellous, you can benefit in season of the Ski World Cup, Dance Party for New year Eve, Russian Christmas, International festival of Pyrotechnic Art, Frappadingue race and more.
A resort which was awarded the “Famille Plus Montagne” label (designating family-friendly resorts) in April 2010, they guarantee to do all they can to ensure families and children have the very best conditions in which to spend the perfect holiday. For example, they have crèches which accept children from the age of 6 months as well as introductory ski lessons for children from the age of 18 months.
The wide array of activities is guaranteed to meet all families’ wants and needs enabling them to sample all the pleasures of the mountain.
Thanks to the multitude of activities offered across the resort, everything is in place to enable young and old to make the most of their holidays in the snow!
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