Where to go on a budget? Courchevel is renowned for its pricey reputation, its designer shops and eye-watering prices for a pint on the piste. So here is Snow Retreat's run down of great budget things to do along with places to eat and drink in Courchevel that won't break the bank...
There is snow on the mountain peaks, so its time start thinking about your winter holiday. First Tracks - 16th - 23rd Dec - £299 per person in chalet Leman or Pandora Christmas special offer - 23rd Dec - 30th Dec - £350 per person in chalets Bonne Etoile and Pandora. Can book on a
Do I need insurance? -Yes!!! It is important that you are adequately insured when on the slopes, if not a fall could be costly. Firstly check your travel documents, or with your insurance provider, to see whether or not you are adequately covered. Usually if you have travel insurance you will have to pay your treatment costs, then
Which ski area should I choose? There are soo many lift passes choices in the the 3 Valleys that it can be confusing. So here is our helpful guide to choosing the right lift passes for you and your party. New to skiing/boarding? Click here! The first choice to make is the ski area that you
Can I get a group pass? Once you have chosen the Ski Area that you wish to visit, you can use our handy flow diagram to work out the perfect lift pass for you ... Courchevel or Three Valleys lift pass << Ski Area - Insurance >>
Which Lift Pass should I choose if I'm a complete beginner? In Lessons? - Check with your ski or snowboard school to find out which lift pass you need. If this is your first winter holiday we do suggest you try and have a couple of lessons at your dry ski slope or snow dome before
2017 - 18 Three Valleys Lift Pass prices Need help choosing which lift pass to get? Check out our useful pages about Courchevel and Three valleys lift pass: Which ski area should I choose? Courchevel or Three Valleys Which lift pass should I choose if I'm a complete beginner? Family, group, senior or individual pass?
Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat, and the thought of Christmas shopping fills you with dread. We feel your pain; endless high street shop queues, frantic shoppers and stacks of 3 for 2 gift sets blocking every escape route the whole thing can turn into quite an ordeal. Worry not, we have
It's pointless dreaming of a shoe collection like Imelda Marcos when you're in the alps, it's just not practical, delicate shoes and heels don't cut it in a snowy setting. So, what else can an alpine fashionista indulge in to add character to their outfit and quench their shopping thirst ? The answer - Hats, hats and more
The dates and prices of the 2016 - 2017 lift passes have now been released. The Courchevel valley, including La Tania, will open on the 10th December 2016. This is a little later than the previous season which is a wise move from the lift operators, Societe des Trois vallees. Meribel- Mottaret will open on the