Le Chabichou - Summer
Courchevel 1850, France
At a Glance
Stunning mountain-side location in the heart of Courchevel 1850
Two Michelin starred cuisine by chef Michel Rochedy
The 'So Quartz' spa features an extra large steam room, sauna
After the day's exertions, enjoy afternoon tea or sample some tapas in the atmospheric bar
Enjoy cookery classes with chef Michel Rochedy for both adults and children
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In summer, the climate in the Alps is generally hot and sunny in the lower valleys and pleasantly cool higher up. The valleys accumulate the heat because the air remains in contact with the sheltered, sun drenched ground for longer and thus increases the air temperature.
Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your vacation to Le Chabichou - Summer
Le Chabichou is a picturesque white wood hotel with an enviable location in the heart of Courchevel 1850. Renowned for its culinary excellence and spa, this family run hotel is relaxed and intimate and offers a wealth of outdoor activities nearby.
With its stunning mountain-side location Le Chabichou is the ultimate location for an active family summer break.
All the rooms are individually decorated with traditional mountain pine giving them a rustic feel.
The two-star Michelin restaurant offers gourmet cuisine from the chef Michel Rochedy, combining exotic inspiration with authentic local products. A choice of main course is offered on the half-board menu or you can choose from the ’’a la Carte’’ menu at a supplement. At the end of a day’s hiking, laze in the wellness area for some well-earned relaxation.
The alpine mountains are simply beautiful during the summer months. The major lifts from Courchevel town center can take you up to Saulire, Courchevel’s summit at 2738m, providing access to Meribel and stunning views of the neighboring Three Valleys. Enjoy a wide range of activities from paragliding to white-water rafting, which can be organized directly through the hotel. You may even enjoy discovering the alpine sporting events calendar, for instance the Ski Jumping World Cup in August.
The beautifully rustic rooms are all individually styled with traditional mountain pine and careful attention to detail creating a fine luxury ambience. All rooms have a private bathroom, direct-dial telephone, satellite television, WiFi internet access, mini-bar, safe, hair-dryer, bathrobes, slippers and room service.
Children are welcome to come and stay at Le Chabichou. However, there are no facilities except a children’s menu offered before the main restaurant opens or in-room. The family rooms are an ideal choice of accommodation if you are traveling with young children.
The two Michelin star restaurant serves fine seasonal cuisine and boasts an outstanding wine list. Guests can dine in the elegant dining room with its open kitchen, or take advantage of the extensive sun terrace. The 'So Quartz' spa features an extra large steam room and sauna, a spacious Jacuzzi, water paths, fitness room, sensory and tactile tropical rain trail, 'Alpine bath' bio sauna and a beauty salon with a wide range of treatments available for ultimate relaxation.
Courchevel has plenty to offer in the summer season, the beautiful alpine landscape is perfect for hiking and mountain biking, or try paragliding to admire the mountains from the air. Quad-biking, white-water rafting, tennis and golf are all popular activities too. Guests can also learn the secrets of the great chefs at Le Chabichou by taking cookery lessons from Michel Rochedy and Stephane Buron.
James Ferguson (Staff)
Le Chabichou is the famous, large, white chalet just a stroll from the center of Courchevel. A lovely, higgledy-piggledy hotel - with rooms located on a maze of floors, all designed in traditional Savoie wood. The restaurant is internationally renowned and has a Michelin star, a great place to go after a hard day on the slopes, but don't forget to book as it is very popular!
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.
Location & directions
Courchevel 1850, France
Le Chabichou is located in the heart of the Tarentaise Valley near Courchevel 1850's city center. The nearest operating lift are Chenus / Verdons.