Cheval Blanc Courchevel
Cheval Blanc Courchevel
Le Jardin Alpin
73120 Courchevel 1850, France
LVMH Hotel Management
Date of Creation
Hotel General Manager
5 Star Palace
Cheval Blanc is the luxury hospitality brand developed by LVMH Hotel Management. The group began with Cheval Blanc Courchevel, followed by Cheval Blanc Randheli and Cheval Blanc St-Barth Isle de France. Other confirmed projects include La Samaritaine in Paris.
LVMH Hotel Management has complete ownership of the brand; its direction, design, service and management, led by its own, dedicated in-house team.
CHEVAL BLANC COURCHEVEL
History & Story
Cheval Blanc Courchevel is a contemporary ski-in ski-out Maison, set in the prestigious Jardin Alpin of Courchevel 1850, with direct access to the world’s largest ski domain, les Trois Vallées.
With just 36 elegant rooms and suites, Cheval Blanc Courchevel is an intimate and inviting haven where impeccable, personalised service creates an easy going and friendly atmosphere. Combining traditional hospitality with a contemporary spirit, Cheval Blanc Courchevel reinterprets a stay at altitude with boldness and modernity.
Since 2006, Cheval Blanc Courchevel opens its doors every Winter from mid-December to early Spring.
Every new season brings new experiences and surprises, all of which have been created to enhance and enrich the experience of the Maison’s discerning luxury travellers.
Annual remodeling since 2011
Using cosy mountain inspiration, a vibrant colour palette and original pieces of art, Cheval Blanc Courchevel celebrates renewal with an annual refurbishment. For the 2017-2018 season, the Maison unveils 7 newly decorated rooms, a new look for the Cigar Yurt and hand-curated additions to the Maison’s art collection.
Main Strength, Special Touch
Cheval Blanc and Guerlain have designed tailor-made experiences with influences from the surrounding environment and winter season.
The innovative Hair Room Service is provided by the highly-acclaimed Parisian hairdresser John Nollet.
Daily preparation of each guest’s ski equipment directly on the slopes by the Ski Service team is unique to the Maison.
Three restaurants and one bar provide culinary diversity and adventure throughout guests’ stays.
The Cigar Lounge offers the finest spirits and cigars.
Courchevel 1850 provides direct access to les Trois Vallées ski domain as well as a bustling village filled with diverse restaurants, bars and boutiques.
Key sites/activities in the area
Skiers and non-skiers alike can experience the beautiful outdoors through memorable activities such as family ski trips or an ultra-chic ski touring trek – a different way of connecting and re-discovering the mountains.
Personalized itineraries can be suggested by the Ambassadeurs in order for guests to enjoy the natural beauty of the surroundings to the full, according to their individual ability.
Cheval Blanc Courchevel also offers exciting family activities such as dog sledding or snowman building with the accessories provided in the Maison’s own Snowman kit.
Each season, Cheval Blanc Courchevel collaborates with world class designers to create bespoke amenities and products that will enhance guest experience, anything from Loro Piana cashmere scarves with the Cheval Blanc emblem, to a custom-made children’s cows’ skin high chair.
Art plays a key role at the Maison with various works from artists such as Paola Pivi, T.Murakami, JM.Othoniel, Gursky, X.Veihlan, Thierry Bisch and Karl Lagerfeld.
The Maison invites children to play at Le Carrousel Kids’ Club, a world of fun and excitement for young explorers.
Le Paddock for teenagers is designed as a futuristic cocoon, offering cutting-edge entertainment and a place to meet new friends. The Paddock can be transformed into a private screening room for budding film enthusiasts.
Babysitting services are available for parents looking for an interlude.
Cheval Blanc Courchevel is home to thirty-six modernly decorated rooms and suites. Designed in a warm and inviting style, each room has its own distinct personality and offers a genuine and welcoming atmosphere.
• 5 Superior Rooms (40-42sqm).
• 10 Deluxe Superior Rooms (45-48 sqm) opening onto large outdoor terraces with south-facing views.
• 13 Junior Suites (50-62sqm) with spacious living areas and stunning bathrooms.
• 5 connecting suites for friends & family.
• 2 Duplex Suites with beautifully appointed living rooms (75, 105 sqm).
• The Chalet, a three-bedroom private residence with a private spa, screening room and extensive outdoor areas (315 sqm).
• The Apartment, an exceptional 4-bedroom, 2 floor penthouse with a dedicated team, triple reception room, dining room, bar, private kitchen, pantry, and private treatment rooms, fitness room and private ski room (650 sqm).
Restaurants & Bars
• Le 1947 at Cheval Blanc,
a three Michelin-starred fine-dining restaurant, fusing French tradition with Chef Yannick Alléno’s sparkling creativity.
• La Table de Partage,
a private dining room sitting up to 16 guests that celebrates the convivial art of eating together.
• Le Tryptique
and its sunny slope-side terrace, redesigned by Peter Marino, a must for Savoyard specialties.
• The Bar
welcoming guests at any time of the day and night.
• Carte Blanche,
in-room dining available 24/7.
Cheval Blanc Spa offering signature treatments specially developed by Guerlain with winter sports in mind.
Four single treatment rooms and the Orchidée Salon, a prestige treatment room for two.
Hair Room Service by highly-acclaimed Parisian hairdresser John Nollet.
Infinity-edge pool, ice water plunge pool, rain shower, steam room and sauna, state-of-the-art fitness centre, private aquabiking and pilates lessons.
Extra Notable Features
• Daily preparation of each guest’s ski equipment directly on the slopes by the Ski Service team.
• Varied mountain experiences, from skiing lessons to family dog-sledging adventures.
• Le Carrousel kids club, where children are invited to engage in multiple exciting activities.
• Le Paddock teens lounge, offering cutting-edge video entertainment, a bespoke table football and an interactive dancefloor.
• The Cigar Lounge with a selection of the finest spirits and cigars.
• Exclusive events organised throughout the season with the most prestigious brands and sought-after talents.
• Louis Vuitton and Fendi stores.
Hotel & Restaurants Awards
Le 1947 at Cheval Blanc, first and only 3 Michelin starred restaurant in Courchevel since 2017
Top Category of “Grand Luxe & Tradition” Michelin Guide
Top Hotels in Europe 2016, Conde Nast Traveller USA
Le 1947 joins list les Grandes Tables du Monde 2016
The Gold List 2016, Conde Nast Traveler China
Leading Hotels, #2 Resort Worldwide
2015 Readers’ Choice
Courchevel’s Best Hotels
20 Best Hotels in the Mountains
Top 100 Luxury Hotel Guide
The World’s Best Ski Hotels
Europe’s Best Ski Spas
Best Food of 2014
Globe Trotter Hotel of the Month
Best Rated Western Europe
The World’s Top 100 Resorts 2014, Robb Report USA
Best Rated Western Europe
Les 10 plus beaux hôtels SPA du monde
Best Foreign Mountain Hotel
Awwwards – Site of the day
The FWA – Mobile of the day
5 Toques 1947 – Courchevel
Number of employees