Top places to party for New Year in Courchevel
New Years Eve is one of the hottest dates in the social calendar and also comes with a certain amount of pressure to find just the right location to see in the New Year. However, if you’re planning on hitting the slopes in one of France’s top ski resorts, Courchevel, for the festive season you definitely won’t be disappointed with the Après Ski on offer.
Offering the largest linked ski area in the world, Courchevel resort is part of the Les Trois Vallées in the French Alps; consisting of four villages at different altitudes, but it’s the highest village Courchevel 1850 that is considered the St Tropez equivalent for winter sports. With exceptional skiing and a buzzing social scene, it attracts affluent and famous guests from all over the world, including the British Royal family who are looking for luxury and style on the slopes. With such high-end clientele, it’s no wonder the nightlife, particularly around Christmas and New Year is set to be a great night.
One thing to bear in mind is that most bars, hotels and restaurants will hold their own parties with special menus, typically with a ticket-only policy. So to avoid disappointment it’s advisable to book in advance to make sure you’re at the venue of your choice.
Courchevel 1850 New Year’s Party and Fireworks
If you’re looking to party hard for New Year and welcome 2017 in a vibrant and busy atmosphere, then bagging tickets to the New Year Dance Party in Courchevel 1850 is guaranteed to be an explosive night. With live entertainment from around 9pm to get you in the mood for the midnight celebrations, an impressive firework display as the clock strikes twelve and an epic DJ set to dance until you drop on the piste in front of La Croissette building; it’s sure to be a night to remember.
Of course outdoor parties aren’t for everyone and some may be looking for a more intimate and comfortable setting, which is where the great selection of stylish and swanky bars, restaurants and hotels can give you plenty of inspiration
Hosting an exclusive New Years Eve party, L’Apogee is the ideal place for those looking for glitz and glamour. With a black tie dress code, guests will have the perfect opportunity to get glammed up; enjoying cocktails, champagne and a tantalising menu and live entertainment in opulent surroundings.
Chabichou Hotel and Restaurant Courchevel
If you prefer a more relaxed and cosy atmosphere to soak up the New Year celebrations, then the wonderful Chabichou Hotel and Restaurant gives you a fabulous venue for New Years Eve. Serving up fine dining and a great atmosphere every day of the week, it’s set to ramp it up to greet 2017 in style and luxury.
Le Portetta Courchevel 1650
If you intend to stay a little lower down the mountain in Courchevel 1650, Le Portetta Fire and Ice Bar and Hotel is guaranteed to have a blazing atmosphere on New Years Eve. Whether you choose to snuggle up in a fur blanket on the terrace to watch the fireworks at midnight or sup champers and cocktails until dawn, you can soak up the ambiance. They also have a number of rooms, lofts and lodges if you want to have an easy walk home!
Les Caves Nightclub
For those looking to dance the night away, then the infamous Les Caves nightclub is the place to party and New Years Eve is no different. With DJ sets, cocktails and ice cold champagne you can mingle with the rich and famous all night long.
Wherever you end up on New Years Eve in Courchevel, this exclusive, luxury resort will make sure you have a fantastic time. From the epic fireworks to choice of stunning bars, restaurants and outdoor parties, it’ll be the perfect start to 2017.