Courchevel 1850, France

Winter in Courchevel 1850

    Courchevel 1850, France

    Courchevel is a ski resort located in the largest European ski area of the Trois Vallées. (Courchevel, Méribel, Val Thorens) The season begins in December and ends in April.   Heavy snow and slopes for all levels make Courchevel a coveted resort. 

    Courchevel is divided into 5 villages located at different altitude. Saint-Bon, Courchevel Le Praz (1300), Courchevel 1550, Courchevel 1650 et Courchevel 1850. It is possible to directly ski from one village to another. 

    Courchevel 1850 is the highest village of the resort and the most prestigious. Built in 1946 for leisure, it is now the winter residence of the jet set. 

    Composed of private cabins, luxury hotels, and palaces, this village has made the reputation of the entire resort. Luxury stores and art galleries mix with gourmet restaurants and posh nightclub to satisfy the clients after a long ski day. 

    AIRPORT AND ACCESS TO COURCHEVEL 1850

    The resort can easily be reached by private jet to Geneva airport followed by a connecting 25 minutes helicopter flight.  

    Geneva Airport 

    With only one runway, Geneva airport is subject to slots for take-off and landing. Passengers are invited to contact their IBC Aviation representative to communicate their departure and arrival time. 

    Helicopter to Courchevel 1850 

    Geneva to Courchevel 1850: 30 minutes

    Annecy to Courchevel 1850: 20 minutes

    Chambery to Courchevel 1850: 25 minutes

    Grenoble to Courchevel 1850: 30 minutes

    Lyon to Courchevel 1850: 30 minutes

    Our IBC representatives are available in Geneva in order to welcome you and assist with your boarding or your arrival making sure that your entire mission unfolds smoothly. 

    In case slots are no longer available, and based on the aircraft type, it is possible to land or take-off from Annecy or Chambery Airports.

    Geneva Airports 

    Tag Aviation 

    Chemin des Papillons 20,

    1215 Meyrin, Suisse

    Jet Aviation 

    Chemin des papillons 18,

    1215 Meyrin, Suisse

    Alternative Airports 

    Annecy 

    8 Route de Côte Merle,

    74370 Metz-Tessy, France

    Chambery 

    Route de l'Aéroport,

    73420 Viviers-du-Lac, France

    Courchevel Altiport

    Courchevel Altiport saw its first landing on January 31st, 1962 and has been welcoming ski lovers since then. In the 1980's, private helicopters started making their way to the resort. 

    At 2007 meters high, the Courchevel 1850 mountain airfield is the highest one in Europe. The runway went from 375 to 537 meters and is 80 meters wide with an 18.5% incline. 

    The airport welcomes 5'400 aircraft movement during winter and remains to this day the only shoveled mountain airfield during the winter season. 

    COURCHEVEL EVENTS

    L'Art au Sommet (art at the top)

    Each year Courchevel exhibits sculptures on top of slopes and transform the resort into an open-air museum. 

    Courchevel, 70 years of innovation and creativity Exhibit

    At the Croisette patio, visitors can admire an exhibit of photographies on the Courchevel ski resort since its creation in 1946. The exhibit highlights the forward-thinking of the resort through photographies and illustrations. 

    Christmas

    From December 23rd to 25th, Courchevel 1850 offers many animations in an enchanting setting to welcome Santa Claus. 

    New Year's Eve

    December 31st, Courchevel shows off its festive side through a concert, a dance party and fireworks for an unforgettable evening. 

    Russian Christmas 

    January 6th, Courchevel celebrates Russian Christmas and invite you to live like tsars for a day. 

    Festival international d'art pyrotechnique (fireworks display international festival) 

    Courchevel, N°1 ski resort for firework displays celebrates its 16th edition. At night, families can admire the skiing parade followed by a music and fireworks spectacle.  

    Ski, Show, Snow, and Fire

    On February 20 and 27, a choreographed ski parade winds down a slope to the heart of the resort. 

    COURCHEVEL LUXURY HOTELS AND PALACES 

    France counts 24 palaces including three located in the heart of Courchevel. 

    K2 Altitude

    As a small hamlet, The K2 Altitude counts 32 rooms and suites divided into 8 different cabins. A cozy and warm atmosphere welcomes clients after a long day on the slopes. 

    Les Airelles

    Legendary Palace inspired by 19th-century Austro-Hungarian castles, and nestled by the Jardin Alpin exudes prestige, comfort, and bliss. A luxurious experience for an unforgettable stay. 

    Le Cheval Blanc

    An exceptional retreat combining modern feel and authentic details. Located in the Jardin Alpin, Le Cheval Blanc counts 36 bedrooms and suite, each with its own personality and color palette. 

    Hôtel Le Lana

    Built in 1958, Le Lana is a true pioneer of the resort. Today, this five-star hotel embodies refinement and luxury. Located in the heart of the village, it offers high-end and tailor-made services in a warm and cozy setting. 

    PRIVATE JET OR HELICOPTER RENTAL TO OR FROM COURCHEVEL

    Our team is at your disposal every day and 24/7 to book your private jet from or to Geneva, Annecy or Chambery and your helicopter to or from Courchevel. Email us at  , or fill out the form on this page with your request. 

     
     
     
     

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