Les Sherpas is a family friendly hotel in the Jardin Alpin area of Courchevel 1850. Just 60m from the ski lift, with a swimming pool and children's playroom, Les Sherpas is a fantastic choice for a family ski holiday in the Three Valleys.
A favourite with Scott Dunn families, children are very welcome
A friendly family-run hotel with a relaxed and informal atmosphere
Panoramic terrace with fabulous mountain views
The Junior Suites are ideal for family groups
This friendly, family run hotel is surrounded by pine trees in the quiet Jardin Alpin area of Courchevel, just 60m from the piste and a 15-minute walk to the village centre.
Les Sherpas has 31 rooms and nine junior suites, some of which have recently been renovated.
The restaurant offers excellent gourmet cuisine and lunch on the panoramic terrace with fantastic mountain views. The relaxed and informal atmosphere is perfect for children, with a special dinner served early and access to a special playroom.
After a partial renovation on some of the bedrooms, the Junior Suites, which consist of two interconnecting rooms with two bathrooms are ideal for families. They are bright and vibrant with soft furnishings, creating a relaxing atmosphere. All rooms have a balcony, private bathroom, flat screen satellite TV, direct dial telephone, WiFi and a safe.
There is a glass-roofed swimming pool with jet stream, sauna and hammam. The spa offers an excellent range of aesthetic treatments and relaxation massages, perfect for unwinding after a hard day's skiing. The spa uses the entirely organic “Clé des champs” range for ultimate beauty and harmony.
Courchevel 1850 is an exclusive yet family orientated resort with fantastic pistes for all abilities. The resort is very well connected to the entire Three Valleys ski area opening up 600km of well maintained slopes and a whole host of exciting opportunities and activities such as cross country skiing and paragliding.
When to visit
This is an extremely popular option for Scott Dunn families. The junior suites are the rooms to go for, offering space and privacy.
Jardin Alpin area of Courchevel 1850, 80 m from Jardin Alpin G3 Gondola, 15 mins walk into the centre of town.
Scott Dunn offers scheduled British Airways flights from London to Geneva followed by private or shared transfers (2-hour 30-minute). Regional and private flights can also be arranged as well as private transfers and helicopter transfers. Alternative airports include Lyon (2-hour 45-minute transfer) or Chambery (1-hour 30-minute transfer). Helicopter transfers take around 30 minutes.
As one of the largest aquatic centres in the Alps, Aquamotion offers swimming with flumes, indoor surfing, inflatables and a climbing wall as well as a fitness gym, spa and fitness classes such as yoga.
Après ski with a difference. If there's still some energy to burn off at the end of the day, the climbing wall at Courchevel 1850 is an entertaining option.
Drive a piste basher
A mountain experience that is quite possibly every child's (and adult's) dream when they see these being driven up and down the pistes.
Hot air ballooning
A serene and peaceful way to see the Alps, a hot air balloon ride will make your holiday truly memorable.
Six Senses Spa, Courchevel
A visit to the Six Senses Spa in Courchevel is an ideal way to relax and rejuvenate. With indulgent treatments and massages this is a welcome retreat for skiers and non skiers alike.
Skiing The Three Valleys
Being part of the three valleys means Courchevel has access to a vast area of pistes for your enjoyment, 600km of them to be exact.
Snowshoeing in Courchevel
Leave all the hustle and bustle of the slopes and the lift queues behind as you discover the tranquil, natural surroundings of the mountains on snowshoes. Using a private guide, discover the best snowshoe walks and access places skiers can't get to.
Once night has fallen and the skiers have deserted the slopes, you can still enjoy the thrill of shooting down a mountain with the wind in your face – on a sledge!