Courchevel resort guide
Courchevel is renowned as the ski destination for the rich and the famous, claiming visits from royals and celebrities.
With 600km of piste, kept to a very high standard, Courchevel is the place for any level of skier - from beginner to expert.
The resort of Courchevel enjoys some excellent tree runs flowing back into the village, where you will find an array of restaurants. Seven of them are Michelin star restaurants, holding a total of 11 Michelin stars between them. Some of the best are Pierre Gagnaire at Les Airelles, Le 1947 and Le Montgomerie.
You will also find traditional Savoyard eateries such as La Fromagerie.
Courchevel boasts it's own air field, Altiport de Courchevel, which has a runway of 537 metres. It is situated close to the slopes, so those who have a private aeroplane or helicopter can fly in and sky the same day!
Courchevel airport transfers
The closest airport to Courchevel is Chambéry at around 1 and a half hours by mini bus.
Geneva airport is bigger, with more frequent flights so tends to be the most popular location to fly into for a Courchevel ski holiday. The transfer time is around 2 and a half hours.
Mountain Rescue offer a very high standard of private transfers in comfortable Volkswagen Caravelle comfort line minibuses that seat up to 8 passengers.
Our uniformed driver will greet you at the airport help you with your luggage and get you swiftly on your way to your accommodation in Courchevel.
Our private transfer service includes:
- Sole occupancy of one or more of our Volkswagen minibuses
- Smart and helpful English speaking driver
- Waiting time in the case of delays
- Child and booster seats if required
- In car entertainment (on request)
To book your transfer with Mountain Rescue please use the quick quote form found on the right of the page, get your competitive quote and then add your travel information.
Our office will reply swiftly and send you an overview of the travel details and a request for a secure on line payment.
Once booked in you will receive a confirmation and then a reminder email and SMS the day before you travel giving you the drivers contact details.
Useful links for Courchevel
HOTEL ANNAPURNA: 5 star hotel based in Courchevel 1850
HOTEL LA SIVOLIERE: Luxury hotel close to the heart of Courchevel 1850
CHALET KITCHEN: Find self catered chalets in Courchevel
Courchevel ski schools
SUPREME SKI & SNOWBOARD SCHOOL: Wide range of ski lessons available in Courchevel.
Courchevel child care
T4 NANNY: Excellent nanny services for The 3 Valleys.