Ski Holidays in Courmayeur, Italy
Courmayeur lies at the foot of Mont Blanc, Europe's highest mountain, close to the French border in the Aosta Valley. It is a characteristic Italian village of cobbled streets, stylish shops and excellent cafés and bistros, all set within an attractive medieval centre. The main skiing area is at Plan Checrouit and, with over 80% of the skiable terrain covered by snow cannons, snow here is virtually guaranteed.
Take the offer of the locker up at the resort proper, as it makes life so much easier not to have to lug your st... read full
Set in the A'Osta valley commanding spectacular scenery and splendid views, Courmayeur has ideal pistes for begi... read full
|Avg User Review Score: from 2 Courmayeur reviews|
There is a good range of friendly bars, with something for all tastes.
· Cocktails at the American Bar or the Guides Bar with cosy log fire. There is dancing on the tables at Poppy's Disco pub and Jimmy's in our Hotel Astoria.
· Indoor ice rink · Curling · Fitness centre · Heli-skiing · Swimming pool (in next village) · Cross-country skiing · Ski touring and snowshoe walking (with a minimum number of 6 participants)
An excellent range of no less than 50 restaurants and cafés to choose from, offering delicious local Valdostana and Italian cuisine to suit all tastes and budgets.
· Le Tunnel for massive pizzas and pasta, Pierre Alexis for excellent Italian cuisine, Piazzetta for pasta and seafood and the Vieux Pommier with its old apple tree, for local specialities.
· Weekly market · Shops and boutiques · Local buses to Chamonix and Aosta.
Courmayeur has a friendly atmosphere and excellent children's facilities. The Monte Bianco ski school operates a Kinderheim at Plan Checrouit at the top of the cable car for children aged 6 months-12 years, 9.00am-4.00pm, Mon-Sat.