One of the most exclusive hotels in the world - Forbes
There is a perfect spot just outside of Courchevel – where the magnificent ski slopes meet the Jardin Alpin – where Airelles is situated. From the outside, this sumptuous hotel looks like an austro-hungarian castle in a fairy tale.
Inside, the magic remains unbroken, thanks to the elegant materials, otherworldly murals and stained-glass windows that fill the property. It is a wonderland that comes alive each winter.
Airelles believes that modern luxury means giving guests a personalised experience that is discreet, subtle and all-encompassing. And whether your mouth is watering for a specific dish, or you want to explore a specific slope, there is a team of 180 employees on hand day and night to anticipate and meet every need.
This immersive, enchanted world is designed entirely for children, and includes an ice rink and even a perched wizard’s hut. Watch your children explore the games room,the fortified castle, the arcade room, the cinema room, the video game simulators and air hockey table with utter delight. During school holidays, exciting activities are organised for children. In the Children’s Kingdom the aim is to have as much fun as possible, so gourmet snacks are laid out each the afternoon – an ideal moment for parents and children to share some time (and a few cakes) together.
Les Airelles is wonderfully convenient for anyone who wakes up itching to get out on the mountain. And because the Airelles team is as in love with skiing as their guests are, they want to make this experience as unforgettable and seamless as possible. Airelles offers a non-stop, personalised service that includes ski valets who will get equipment to the slopes – and be waiting for your return with heated slippers and a few gourmet snacks. The skis, snowboards, helmets and boots are the very best quality, all sourced by Bernard Orcel, the high-end multi-brand ski store.
The first ski resort to be established in the Trois-Vallées, Courchevel is steeped in French history. It has attracted skiers and winter lovers from all over the world who come to relish the unparalleled setting. Offering high-octane athleticism and glamour, it is a village for people who enjoy the finer things in life.
...it is a village for people who enjoy the finer things in life.
The entire area offers a range of ski options, including Courchevel, Val-Thorens, Méribel, Les Menuires, Saint Martin de Belleville, Brides-les-Bains, La Tania and Orelle. It is the largest ski area in the world.
Equally beloved by Olympic athletes as beginners, it caters to all skill levels and offers hundreds of activities that don’t require a pair of skis. Whether you love hurtling down a mountain or drinking in the snowy panorama, Courchevel will keep everyone happy. Look out of your bedroom window to over the thousand mountain peaks that the heart of the Alps, including Mont Blanc, La Grande Casse and Les Écrins. The magic of Courchevel comes alive at Airelles.