Luxury Ski Chalets in Meribel
Meribel is by far the prettiest resort in the famed Les Trois Vallees ski domain. With easy access to both the Courchevel and Val Thorens valleys, it really makes for an ideal base in which to explore every corner of this enormous ski area. Méribel and Mottaret are the two main resorts in this valley and they lie at the heart of the world’s largest skiing area, Les Trois Vallees. Courchevel and Val Thorens can easily be reached.from the Chaudanne area in central Meribel. For those that wish to venture even further, the fourth valley Maurienne can be reached within a day’s skiing. There are plenty of bars and restaurants to suit every taste and plenty of activities to do off the slopes too. A resort with bags of alpine charm, breath-taking scenery and vast amounts of fabulous skiing, we can completely understand its continuing popularity.
Chalet Chopine is nestled in the sought after Dou du Pont enclave, a two minute drive to or from the slopes, or perhaps you would prefer to pick an off piste route and ski to your door? A five-minute walk takes you to the heart of the town, making it perfect for a spot of shopping, or for those with a taste for the vibrant nightlife.
Rates: from £9,200 per week
A soothing ambience and a simply sensational pool makes Boréale the perfect place to relax. It is a restful chalet, smoothed by the panorama of the surrounding snow covered trees. Boréale can also be booked with the adjoining Ski Lodge Aurore to create an unforgettable super chalet for up to 22 guests.
Rates: from £10,700 per week
Chalet Les Brames is discreetly located in its own private grounds and only a stone's throw from the village. A chauffeured 4x4 vehicle will take you to the lifts and pick you up when you have finished skiing for the day or will drop you in town for a spot of shopping or après ski time.
Rates: from £36,000 per week
With its legendary pool floating over the valley, Aurore is the envy of Méribel. Alpine living doesn't get more fabulous than taking a swim in Aurore's heated pool overlooking Mont Vallon. Sipping a glass of champagne in the adjacent hot tub, watching the sun go down from the vast surrounding sun terrace or from one of the private balconies outside each of the five en-suite bedrooms.
Rates: from £10,700 per week
Each of Chalet Du Vallon's four bedrooms have large comfortable beds en suite bathrooms stocked with a range of Miller Harris bath products. Upon request bedrooms can be made into twins or doubles and a couple of rooms have extra beds for children if needed. A Digital TV and DVD player can be found in a separate room, this is the perfect place for entertaining children or simply enjoying an after dinner movie. A local boulangerie, bar and restaurant are within easy walking distance from the chalet and a high speed Golf chairlift is very close by, this takes you up to the Altiport area of Meribel where you will find the main lifts that connect to the impressive three Valley ski area. A pretty tree lined blue run takes you back down towards the chalet and when snow conditions are good, the more experienced skier can ski back to the chalet via an off piste route. Enjoy the local nightlife which is a just a short drive or taxi away, there is also a resort bus that runs until 1am.
Rates: from £8,200 per week
Chalet Trois Ours is a two minute walk to Le Plateau, home to a scattering of few specialist shops and one of our favourite restaurants in Meribel - Le Cro Magnon. Here you can also take the short minute bus ride into the centre of Meribel or ski the easy blue run that leads down to the main lift hub at Chaudanne. Hearty breakfast and afternoon tea are served daily. Champagnes with canapés and a four course dinner with fine wines (chosen by the sommelier to match the menu) are served six nights a week. All food is prepared by your own fully qualified chef The chalet is laid out over four floors and comfortably sleeps 10 guests in 5 double bedrooms that can be made as double or twins at your request (all en-suite). All five rooms have large comfortable beds and an en-suite bathroom stocked with a range of Miller Harris bath products. An additional bunk room for a further two guests is available upon request suitable for one adult or two children.
Sink into comfy sofas and enjoy the roaring fire in the large open plan living dining area. From here you can also take in some fabulous views from the large balcony. If you are in the need of some relaxation time, why not take a soak in the outside Jacuzzi or head into the steam room. Alternatively load up with snacks and hideaway in the cinema room with a good film. Airport transfers, ski passes, ski hire, ski lessons, childcare, massage and spa therapies and après ski activities can all be arranged before your arrival so that you can switch in to holiday mode the moment you arrive.
Rates: from £16,400 per week