An aerial view of the different pistes and the ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel 1850.

Courchevel is perhaps the most famous, and arguably the best ski resort in the world. No place better epitomises the unique charm of ski resorts than Courchevel. Made up of several mountain villages, you can learn more about each one of them in our Guide to Courchevel. Spread across the easternmost valley of the Three Valleys, it sits in the largest ski area worldwide, with over 600km of slopes. The resplendent jewel in the crown is Courchevel 1850. A glamorous resort known for stylish boutiques, Michelin star dining, world-class après, and home to some of the best luxury chalets in the Alps.

Courchevel 1850 sits on the side of the mountain, with several pistes snaking their way through the resort. As a result, it has the highest concentration of ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel. This blog will look at a selection of these ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel, along with some incredible ski in ski out hotels. From the standout features, to the pistes they’re situated on, I will cover everything of importance, providing an expert range of options for your next luxury ski holiday to Courchevel.

Jardin Alpin (Green)

Hotel Les Airelles Courchevel, glimpsed through the trees along the green Jardin Alpin run, a ski in ski out piste in Courchevel.

Jardin Alpin is the most exclusive area of an already exclusive ski resort. The area offers an equal measure of privacy and ultimate luxury. The piste that passes through here shares its name with the area. It is a gentle green slope that winds itself down to La Croisette. Jardin Alpin is suitable for all abilities. The beginners area has magic carpets at the top half, while the second half offers a magical cruise through the trees. From the bottom, you can hop on the Jardin Alpin gondola to head back up. Alternatively, the Étoiles button lift situated halfway down the piste offers another option for travelling up the mountain.

Ski In Ski Out Properties on Jardin Alpin

Chalet Alpensia

The elegant lounge area of Chalet Alpensia, an eco-friendly ski in ski out chalet in Courchevel 1850.

Chalet Alpensia charms with a striking design of opulent, modern luxury. Vivid colours, elegant marble flourishes, luxurious furnishings and brilliant facilities unite in this altogether exceptional offering. The chalet sleeps 10 guests in five glorious double/twin bedrooms, with the option of an extra guest. The chalet benefits from a spacious indoor Jacuzzi, dual massage room and plush cinema room. Chalet Alpensia accesses the green Jardin Alpin run via an exclusive magic carpet lift for guests of the chalet and adjacent hotel.

Alpensia is one of two ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel 1850 that belong to the 5* L’Apogée Hotel. Along with Chalet L’Amarante, guests of the two chalets neighbouring the hotel can access all of its remarkable facilities and spa. The hotel delivers a magnificent ski holiday for families in Courchevel 1850. There are multiple kid’s clubs and playrooms, with childcare options for different ages. The hotel features a spa area with swimming pool, gym and lots more. The restaurants in the hotel offer a mix of local and international gourmet cuisines. Meanwhile, the bar and lounge areas are splendid spaces of comfort and luxury.

One of the more unique aspects of the hotel and its chalets come from its eco-friendly philosophy. The hotel is dedicated to championing both environmental sustainability and employee wellbeing in all that they do. 50% of the hotel’s electricity comsumption comes from hydropower, with waste management schemes and selectivity of suppliers used in order to eliminate single-use plastics. Each year they look for more ways to reduce emissions.

Hotel Les Airelles Courchevel

Hotel Les Airelles Courchevel, situated on a ski in ski out piste in Courchevel, the green Jardin Alpin.

A fairy tale palace nestled amongst the trees of the Jardin Alpin, Hotel Les Airelles Courchevel is a luxury ski in ski out hotel in Courchevel 1850. The hotel has a traditional style, full of classic Austro-Hungarian influences and a fabulous list of facilities. This is the perfect place for a family ski holiday to Courchevel 1850 with enough activities for everyone. For relaxation, take advantage of La Mer Spa; a luxurious spa with swimming pool, Jacuzzi, gym, and more. Alternatively, you can head to Airelles Winter Camp, which has a TV lounge, games rooms, heated treehouse and ice rink. You will find a bar, lounge and three hotel restaurants, serving French and Italian dishes, with several partnered restaurants on the slopes for gourmands to discover.

The lounge and bar of Les Airelles Penthouse in Courchevel 1850.

If you wish to stay within the confines of the ski in ski out Hotel Les Airelles Courchevel, the top floor Les Airelles Penthouse is the premier choice. It sleeps up to 8 guests, with a 150m² rooftop terrace, ample private spa facilities, and a style of noble elegance.

Wishing to upgrade your holiday to one of ultimate luxury? Situated just behind the hotel, you will find the magnificent Les Airelles Chalets. Consisting of Les Airelles Chalet 1946 and Les Airelles Chalet 1992, you would be hard-pressed to find more impressive luxury catered chalets in Courchevel 1850. The décor is stately, with regal furnishings of exemplary quality. They also feature an unbelievable assortment of private spa and entertainment facilities. These include swimming pools, gyms, saunas, Hammams, cinema rooms, games rooms and more. Covering 2,500m² when taken together, you also enjoy the facilities of Hotel Les Airelles Courchevel, with the chalets individually sleeping 12-14.

Pralong (Blue/Green)

An aerial view of the altiport and Pralong piste, a blue/green run in Courchevel 1850 with ski in ski out chalets at the bottom.

Pralong is a blue/green run in Courchevel 1850. It is located above the resort, running beneath the Pralong chairlift and past the famous altiport of Courchevel 1850. Courchevel Altiport has one of the shortest runways in the world, sloping downwards for a markedly breathtaking take-off and landing. The Pralong is a blue run for its top section from the chairlift. Further down, it becomes a gentler green as it passes the altiport. Due to it’s positioning above the resort, there are few ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel on the Pralong. But the few properties that are located there are certainly special.

Ski In Ski Out Chalets on the Pralong

Hotel Le K2 Altitude

Le 1856 Bar in Hotel Le K2 Altitude, showcasing the distinctive Asian-influenced style of this ski in ski out hotel in Courchevel 1850.

Hotel Le K2 Altitude is a collection of 11 Courchevel ski-in, ski-out chalets that have been turned into one incredible 5* hotel. The hotel has a style of refined Alpine grace, with high quality furnishings and distinctive Asian-influenced design elements. Food at Hotel Le K2 Altitude is exquisite. Whether dining in the comfortable cocktail lounge of Le 1856 Bar, or indulging in Lebanese cuisine in Aïnata and Base Kamp by Aïnata, it surpasses all expectations. Of course, the pinnacle dining experience is found in Le Montgomerie, the hotel’s 2 Michelin Star restaurant and one of Ultimate Luxury Chalets’ best restaurants in Courchevel. There is also a fabulous spa area, which includes a swimming pool, gym and hair salon. The hotel’s ski room and on-site ski shop opens out directly onto the Pralong green run in Courchevel 1850.

Chalet Bellarossa

The lounge and dining area of Chalet Bellarossa, a ski in ski out chalet in Courchevel 1850, with an amazing view out towards the Pralong piste it sits adjacent to.

Chalet Bellarossa is 320m² of polished luxury, pairing smart wooden interiors with plush furnishings. This luxury ski in ski out chalet in Courchevel sleeps 10-14 guests across 5 double bedrooms and a bunk room. The chalet includes an indoor swimming pool and Hammam, while outside you’ll find a traditional hot tub and barrel sauna. The chalet is the perfect sanctuary of wellness, whether inside or out amongst the idyllic mountain landscape. Chalet Bellarossa comes catered with a private chef service.

Bellecôte (Green)

An aerial view of the Bellecôte piste in Courchevel 1850, where you can see skiers heading towards the tunnel that runs beneath the road.

One of the best pistes in Courchevel 1850 for ski in ski out chalets. At the bottom of the Pralong slope, the run splits in two. If you take the left fork onto the green Bellecôte piste, then you come to a gentle and enchanting run between an alpine forest and charming traditional chalets. The piste goes from the top of the resort down to La Croisette in the centre. Perfect for all abilities, this green run has one of the highest concentration of ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel 1850. A free drag lift runs the entire length of the run. From the top of the Jardin Alpin gondola, you can also access the piste. This provides a few easy options to get back to your chalet from whatever direction you’re returning from after a day of skiing in the Three Valleys.

Bellecote Ski In Ski Out Chalets

Chalet Le Namaste

Skiers coming down the Bellecôte piste, a green run in Courchevel 1850, with the ski in ski out Chalet Le Namaste circled on the right.

Bellecote ski in ski out chalets are some of the most sought after properties. Chalet Le Namaste is found on skier’s right, just as you enter onto the Bellecôte piste. The chalet has a classic charm to its design. It combines features such as a traditional stone fireplace and antler decorations with luxury contemporary furnishings. There is a particularly lovely spa area with an indoor swimming pool, a sauna, Hammam, gym and massage room. This ski in ski out chalet in Courchevel 1850 is adeptly set up for families and multi-generational groups. Sleeping 10 adults and 4 children, the chalet comes catered, with a driver’s service running between 8am and 11pm. Even non-skiers can get to and from the chalet with ease.

Le Petit Palais Courchevel 1850

The nightclub at Le Petit Palais, one of the more unique facilities of this luxury chalet in Courchevel 1850.

Even amongst the pantheon of ultimate luxury chalets in Courchevel 1850, Le Petit Palais impresses. 1,600m² of sleek grandeur and a staggering list of facilities, this ski-in, ski-out chalet is the pinnacle of luxury. An elegant spa, sizeable swimming pool and Jacuzzi, beauty salon, cinema room… this chalet has it all. Ever wanted a chalet with its own private nightclub? You’ll also find one at Le Petit Palais. The chalet sleeps 14-15 guests in seven opulent bedrooms, including a colossal Master suite of over 80m².

Furthermore, for a large group ski holiday to Courchevel 1850, for up to 28 guests, you can combine Le Petit Palais with the more traditional Chalet Le Petit Chateau. These two ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel 1850 are connected via an underground walkway. You will experience the same exemplary services in both chalets, with a butler, chef, and in-resort chauffeur.

Cospillot (Blue)

Hotel Le K2 Palace and its collection of ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel 1850 alongside the blue Cospillot piste.

Unless you stick high and to the left when heading down the Pralong piste, you naturally funnel down towards the right fork where the piste splits. This leads you onto the blue Cospillot piste. This long blue run in Courchevel 1850 skirts the far edge of the resort. Ultimately, it joins up much lower down than La Croisette with the blue Tovets piste, leading you to Courchevel Village. Like many of the ski-in/ski-out runs in Courchevel 1850, it benefits from a drag lift covering the top of the run.

Ski-In/Ski-Out Chalets on Cospillot

Chalet Muztagh

The living area of Chalet Muztagh, one of 6 catered ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel as part of the Hotel Le K2 Palace.

Chalet Muztagh is one of just 6 luxury catered ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel 1850 with swimming pools on the Cospillot piste. It encompasses 600m², hosting five spacious double bedrooms and expansive living areas. The size showcases a marvellous design that pays homage to both the Alps and the Karakoram mountain region. This luxury chalet is truly spectacular. In addition to its swimming pool, Chalet Muztagh also offers a sauna, Hammam and sumptuous cinema room.

Another key aspect to Chalet Muztagh and the other 5 chalets in this collection is the use of all the exceptional facilities and services of Hotel Le K2 Palace. The hotel has a laudable offering of facilities, and is connected to the chalets via underground walkways. The Goji Spa by Nescens in the hotel features everything and more, including a hair salon, to accompany the private wellness features of your chalet.

Additionally, there are multiple communal areas for drinking and dining. Much like its sister, Hotel Le K2 Altitude, this hotel contains a 2 Michelin Star restaurant, Le Sarkara. This dessert specialist is highly commendable. So much so, it took a spot on our ultimate ski bucket list of Michelin Star restaurants in ski resorts. Welcoming to groups of all ages, the hotel also features games and playrooms. In addition, it boasts a multipurpose space that can be set up as a cinema, bar, or nightclub!

Le K2 Palace – Chalet Suite K3

The Master bedroom of Le K2 Palace - Chalet Suite K3 in Courchevel 1850.

For a more intimate stay for groups of 6, although still immersed in luxury, the hotel offers 6 smaller “chalet suites”. Le K2 Palace – Chalet Suite K3 is 268m² of regal elegance and comes on a Bed and Breakfast basis. Chalet Suite K3, and additionally Chalet Suites K4-K8, provide a fabulous option for smaller groups seeking the privacy of their own chalet. Of course, guests will still enjoy the wondrous facilities and features of Hotel Le K2 Palace.

La Croisette

Skiers congregating at La Croisette, with the Jardin Alpin and Verdons gondolas visible.

La Croisette is not technically a piste, but rather the main snow front in Courchevel 1850. It is the primary location for ski school meeting points. It’s also the essential spot where most people begin their day, with the Jardin Alpin, Verdons and Chenus gondolas delivering you further up the mountain. As previously mentioned, it is also the final destination of the green Bellecôte and Jardin Alpin runs, two of the main ski in ski out pistes in Courchevel 1850.

However, the ski-in/ski-out properties on La Croisette are accessible from any number of pistes leading to it. As well as the two aforementioned green runs, you can also use the green Verdons and any combination of the intertwining blue and red runs in Courchevel 1850 that run below the Chenus Gondola.

La Croisette is not just the main snow front. It is the beating heart of Courchevel 1850 and the centre of the resort. La Croisette is a pure delight. In fact, you can find the main concentration of luxurious boutiques, gourmet restaurants and ritzy bars here. With many of the ski-in/ski-out chalets in Courchevel 1850 offering driver services, you don’t need to ski to enjoy this resort. There will be no fuss in returning to your luxury chalet after an afternoon of shopping and après.

La Croisette: Courchevel Ski In Ski Out Properties

Grandes Alpes Hotel

La Croisette, the location of the ski in ski out Grandes Alpes Hotel in Courchevel 1850.

With an unbeatable location on the edge of La Croisette mere metres from the gondola stations, the Grandes Alpes Hotel is a modern luxury boutique hotel consisting of 9 apartments. The apartments can be taken exclusively, although they also split apart to offer up to 30 bedroom suites. Consequently, Grandes Alpes Hotel is a fantastic option for multiple group sizes. From a romantic getaway for two to larger groups occupying multiple three or four-bedroom apartments, this hotel fits the bill.

Naturally, as a 5* hotel in Courchevel 1850, Grandes Alpes Hotel contains a spa area with a swimming pool. The Bellefontaine Spa also offers bespoke beauty treatments, a sauna and Hammam. Journey on a voyage of gastronomic discovery at the 2 Michelin Star Restaurant Sylvestre Wahid. Afterwards, quench your thirst with sensational cocktail creations in the stylish Bellini Lounge Bar. Additionally, a hotel ski room and boutique provides everything you could need for the slopes.

Emerald Apartment

Lounge area of Grandes Alpes - Emerald Apartment in Courchevel 1850.

Of the 9 apartments on offer at Grandes Alpes Hotel, the Emerald Apartment is the largest. Ideal for a family group, the immense 300m² property occupies the entirety of the hotel’s fourth floor. The ski-in/ski-out apartment contains a Hammam, massage room, south-facing balconies, three doubles and one children’s bedroom, all explicitly for your convenience. Of course, any of the other 8 apartments are worth considering. Ranging in size from 142m² to 210m², each one gleams with luxury like the precious minerals for which they are named after.

Dou du Midi (Red)

The red Dou du Midi piste, with some of the ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel 1850 visible on the left side of the run.

A red run in Courchevel 1850, the Dou du Midi piste is a fantastic slope. It begins near the peak of Chenus mountain, running past the resort and all the way down to Courchevel Village. The Dou du Midi is more open than many of the other ski-in, ski-out pistes in Courchevel 1850, which tend to be enclosed by trees. This slope particularly gives intermediates and experts a chance to fly. There’s plenty of room to get some good turns in and race down at exhilarating speeds. Taking laps on the Plantrey chairlift, you can spend a day whizzing by your luxury ski in ski out chalet in Courchevel 1850. Of course, then you’d be missing out on all the other amazing runs that the Three Valleys has to offer.

Luxury Ski Chalets on the Dou du Midi

Chalet Tahion

The living area of Chalet Tahion on the Dou du Midi red run in Courchevel 1850.

With a distiguished, bold style and some expert facilities, including a swimming pool, sauna and Hammam, Chalet Tahion is everything you could wish for in a luxury ski in ski out chalet in the Three Valleys. Sleeping up to 10 guests, this chalet provides a sophisticated stay for family and friends. You can’t get any closer to the Dou du Midi piste, as the the ski room leads straight onto the piste. Moreover, the property offers full gourmet catering and even a driver service, should you need to better access La Croisette for ski schools or for incredible high end boutique shopping for designer brands.

Shemshak Lodge

The swimming pool and spa area of Shemshak Lodge in Courchevel 1850.

Shemshak Lodge is great for family ski holidays to Courchevel 1850. The chalet sleeps up to 13 guests in 5 bedrooms, one of which is a bunk room – a perfect hideaway for up to 5 children. Shemshak Lodge has a light, sleek style, with a contemporary elegance to match the luxuriousness of its resort. Thanks to an indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, Hammam, massage room and gym, you’ll be pampered to the extreme at Shemshak Lodge. The perfect way to cap off an excellent day skiing in the Three Valleys indeed!

Bonus! Courchevel Moriond’s Belvédère (Green)

An aerial view of the green Belvédère slope, a ski in ski out piste in Courchevel Moriond.

Ski in ski out chalets in the Three Valleys aren’t only limited to Courchevel 1850. A bonus piste to round off our list, the green Belvédère slope takes its name from the exclusive Belvédère neighbourhood of Courchevel Moriond, and is home to some of the most incredible ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel. The Belvédère is an extremely wide, gentle, straightforward slope, perfect for beginners and first time skiers. A button lift the length of the slope allows you to practice on it as much as you like. At the bottom, you will also find the Ariondaz gondola, which will help you explore more ski runs in Courchevel.

Ski In Ski Out Luxury Chalets on Belvédère

Ultima 4BR Courchevel

Ultima 4BR Courchevel, a complex of luxury ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel Moriond, on the Belvédère slope.

Ultima Courchevel is an expansive complex of luxury catered chalets, with the 4-bedroom residences being ski in ski out, located directly adjacent to the piste. Traditional alpine homes brilliantly furnished with magnificent luxury fittings give these chalets a sophisticated sense of style. Guests of the chalets will enjoy a number of excellent shared facilities. These include the spa area with an outdoor swimming pool, sauna, fitness suite and treatment rooms. With an on-site bar too, you can see why we had to feature this ultima-te Courchevel experience.

A fantastic addition to Ultima 4BR Courchevel is its in-house ski boutique. Pick up everything you need for a day of skiing in the Three Valleys without having to roam around resort. What’s more, the complex has its own ski school! This means that all levels of skier can enjoy private instruction, with instructors who’ll head off from the chalets with you. If you are a larger party, then there are the Ultima 5BR Courchevel chalets, located across the road.

Chalet Bacchus

The lounge at Chalet Bacchus in Courchevel Moriond, a luxury catered ski in ski out chalet with swimming pool.

Chalet Bacchus, named for the Greco-Roman god of wine and festivity, is certainly a chalet fit for divinity. This spacious, stylish ski-in, ski-out chalet features both a wealth of spa facilities and a gleaming open-plan living area. Arrive back to the chalet and ease your tired ski legs with dips in the indoor pool. Alternatively, you have the choice of the indoor or outdoor Jacuzzis. Otherwise, relax in the sauna and Hammam, or retire to the cinema room for a quiet evening in. Chalet Bacchus sleeps up to 14 guests overall, and with its sizable lounge and dining area with a bar, the chalet is perfect for celebrations.

A gondola in Courchevel, home to many ski in ski out chalets and pistes.

While a comprehensive list of pistes and properties, this is by no means an exhaustive compilation of all the ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel. As a world-leading resort, it is no surprise the sheer volume of incredible ski-in/ski-out chalets with equally amazing facilities that await for you on a luxury ski holiday to Courchevel.

Interested in learning about other resorts and their ski in ski out chalets and pistes? We also have a bumper guide to the ski in ski out pistes in Val d’Isère worth your attention.

If any of the ski in ski out chalets in Courchevel on this list interest you, you can send us an email or give us a call on +44 1202 203650. Speak to one of our Ski Specialists and they can find you the perfect ski in ski out chalet for your requirements.