This apartment is located in Le Praz, Courchevel's prettiest village. It is ideally located above the Ski hire shop as part of a small building which overlooks the Le Praz Olympic Ski jump.
Its spacious open plan lounge and dining room boasts a traditional stone-made log fire and lovely views over the tree lined piste. The chalet is 100m to the main gondola and newly installed fast chair lift. Included is a DVD player, stereo, TV, washing machine and free wifi. The apartment is laid out on a single floor and has recently undergone refurbishment work. The building is entered on the ground floor, directly into a communal hall with a staircase that leads to the first floor, where the apartment itself is entered.
The apartment can sleep up to four in one double room and one twin room which share access to a separate shower room.
This property is let on self-catering basis, however, this doesn’t mean you need to cook for yourself! There are a number of private chefs you can book who can prepare your meals for the full week or the odd night. Alternatively you could opt for a food delivery service.
Also see: Catering & Private Chefs in Courchevel Le Praz 1300, France
Families & Kids
You’ll need to book your own childcare, when staying here. There is a great choice of childcare options in Courchevel from full-time nanny services to the odd night of babysitting. In addition, during the winter season, many of the ski-schools operate creche services. Booking in advance is always recommended and strongly advised for the school holiday periods.
Also see: Childcare in Courchevel Le Praz 1300, France
Lifts & Passes
You can book all your lift passes through the company as part of your package, saving you the trouble of having to join the ticket office queues when you arrive in resort.
Also see: Ski Pass Options in Courchevel, France
Guides & Tours
When staying here, you’ll need to book your own Guides & Tours, which are a great way to discover Courchevel whilst doing a number of fun activities. During the winter, if you are keen to go off-piste, booking a High Mountain Guide is strongly recommended. Not only do they know the best local spots, these highly trained and experienced individuals are very familiar with the surroundings and can provide loads of insights you won’t get by yourself, as well as helping to ensure your safety.
Also see: Guides & Tours in Courchevel Le Praz 1300, France
Free parking for one car, free local parking for other cars.
Le Praz is an old rustic French village and whilst part of the Courchevel valley couldn't contrast any more to Courchevel itself.
Whilst only a small choice of restaurants in Le Praz there is still a great range with 1* Michelin at Azimut, the choice of thai or beef cooked in front of you on the fire at Le Darbello, the small Cave de Cote for traditional french cuisine where it's always advisable to book and pizzas, burgers and fajitas at L'escourchevel.
Also see: Restaurants in Courchevel Le Praz 1300, France
With the north facing aspect of many slopes in Courchevel they are some of the best in the Three Valleys. There are great views across to Mont Blanc and over the valley to Champagny and Bellecote in the La Plagne ski area.
Also see: Book My Sightseeing
Things to Do Nearby
Le Praz is the lowest resort in the Courchevel valley at 1300m and was one of the sites for the Winter Olympic Games of Albertville in 1992. The ski jump still remains and you can have a go at either a 10m or 25m jump supervised by instructor. Le Praz is also a great location for a tandem parapente from the top of the Pas du lac cable car and depending on the time of year and thermals you will either land where you take off or down in Le Praz. From Le Praz you can access both the 150km of piste in Courchevel or the full Three Valleys ski area. Le Praz also offers three great cross country skiing circuits from 1.5km to 8.5km. In the summer months once the lake has melted you can then take part in kayaking, canoeing, rafting and stand-up paddle along with summer tubing, beach volleyball and horse riding.
Also see: Things To Do in Courchevel Le Praz 1300, France
On the Les Verdons platueau in Courchevel there is a nine hole golf course. There is also a driving range with 27 bays including seven covered bays along with pitching and putting greens.
Also see: Golf Courses in Courchevel Le Praz 1300, France
Ideally located for easy access to the biggest ski area in the world, Le Praz offers two ski lifts, Praz Bubble Lift which leads towards the main lift hub and snow front in Courchevel or the Foret Chair Lift which offers connections towards Meribel and La Tania.
Also see: Ski Areas in Courchevel, France
Le Praz is a smaller resort than the nearby glamorous bars of Courchevel. There is however the fantastic Le Cave des Lys located in a vaulted celler serving fine wine, cheese and charcuterie. A really great french experience and location for some relaxed apres.
Also see: Bars in Courchevel Le Praz 1300, France
Security Deposit of £250 by Credit card taken before your holiday and then refunded after your holiday, assuming no Damages.
Location: Courchevel Le Praz 1300
Catering Basis: Self-catered
Property Style: Chalet
Run By: Agent/Operator
Sleeps: Sleeps 4
Bedrooms: 2 bedroom
Bookings For: Lift Passes | Ski / Snowboard Hire | Transfers
Cleaning: Cleaning on departure | Housekeeping - once per stay | Linen Provided
Car-parking: Free parking
Entertainment: DVD Player | Free WiFi | Music system | Satellite TV
View: Mountain view
Open Seasons: Spring | Winter
Prices & Availability
Address: Rue du Lac | Courchevel Le Praz 1300 | 73210