Best French destinations for winter honeymoon

For an exceptional honeymoon under the winter snowflakes of the French Alps, discover our recommendations for four dream destinations. These places will enable you to combine snowy activities, moments of relaxation, romantic moments and breathtaking landscapes.

The French Alps offer an idyllic setting, a veritable white paradise with the world’s greatest ski slopes, as well as a variety of experiences to share as a couple.

To celebrate your honeymoon, a true ode to love after your wedding, we suggest the best destinations and luxury hotels for you to set down your suitcases : Courchevel, Méribel, Val d’Isère and Megève


Luxury stay in Les Airelles

The must-see resort in the French Alps Courchevel stands at an altitude of 1,850 metres, like the heart of the Alps and the Three Valleys ski area. This world-renowned resort offers an unrivalled winter experience, combining luxury, elegance and unique experiences.

Courchevel’s immaculate slopes attract winter sports enthusiasts, with a ski area that extends over several kilometers of pistes, suitable for all ski levels. Skiers and snowboarders race down carefully groomed slopes, while panoramic views of snow-covered peaks create a breathtaking panorama.

For non-skiers, other winter activities include snowshoeing, dog-sledding or hot-air ballooning, for a moment of total disconnection in the heart of this white paradise. For those seeking relaxation will find refuge in the luxury spas, offering a haven of well-being after an active day on the slopes.

Designer boutiques, art galleries and Michelin-starred restaurants complete the upscale Courchevel experience.

Courchevel has also been awarded the “green resort” label, promising sustainable tourism in the heart of the resort.

For your honeymoon in Courchevel you stay in the luxury Hôtel Les Airelles, a winter palace surrounded by fir trees, offering a true haven of peace in the Jardin Alpin.

This Alpine jewel offers you direct access to the slopes of the world’s largest ski area, a warm atmosphere, a spa to relax in, and exceptional gastronomic restaurant. A perfect and luxury venue to enjoy the best honeymoon.

Les Airelles Courchevel offers you the most exclusive and unique experiences to live for a memorable time: chic picnic in the snow, horse-drawn carriage rides in Courchevel, cooking classes with a chef, and many others.

Les Airelles Courchevel will accompany you throughout your stay for a truly romantic and elegant honeymoon.

Les Airelles Courchevel – © Fabrice Rambert

Les Airelles Courchevel – © novemberstudio

Les Airelles Courchevel- © Renee Kemps

Les Airelles Courchevel- © Fabrice Rambert


Exceptionnal stay in Le Coucou

Located in the heart of the Trois Vallées, Méribel rises majestically to an altitude of 1,450 meters, spreading its Alpine charm across the French Alps. This captivating winter resort embodies the very essence of mountain elegance, offering an unrivalled experience combining winter sports, relaxation and festivities.

The Méribel ski area, renowned for its diversity and scope, attracts skiers of all levels. From beginners to experts, everyone will find perfectly groomed slopes and breathtaking panoramic views of snow-covered peaks. Méribel offers privileged access to the Trois Vallées, the world’s largest ski area, for endless adventure on the slopes.

In addition to skiing, Méribel also offers activities such as horseback riding, snowshoe trekking and tobogganing. For moments of well-being, there are numerous spas to discover.

In the heart of Méribel you stay in the luxury hôtel Le Coucou.

For an enchanted honeymoon in the heart of the Alps, Le Coucou welcomes you to a setting combining refinement and modernity. Offering breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains, immediate proximity to the slopes of the world’s largest ski area, and a space dedicated to relaxation and well-being, Le Coucou is committed to creating lasting memories for your honeymoon.

For the gastronomy, this luxury hotel offers several restaurant options, featuring Savoyard and refined cuisine, and even tastings of rare delicacies.

Ideally located in Méribel and boasting a range of exclusive experiences, this luxury establishment will strive to offer you the very best to make your romantic honeymoon unforgettable.

Le coucou – @Mr. Tripper

Le coucou – @Jerome Galland 

Le coucou – @Mr. Tripper

Le coucou – @Mr. Tripper

Val d’Isère

Lovely honeymoon in Les Barmes de l’ours

Located in the majestic French Alps, Val d’Isère emerges as an exceptional alpine setting at an altitude of 1850 meters. This renowned winter resort offers much more than just a ski destination; it embodies the perfect blend of breathtaking Alpine panoramas and a host of winter activities.

The steep slopes of Val d’Isère attract winter sports enthusiasts from all over the world, with a ski area that stretches as far as the eye can see. From thrilling descents for experts to learning zones for beginners, there’s something here for every skier. Powder snow and breathtaking views of snow-capped peaks complete the unique skiing experience.

Off the slopes, Val d’Isère offers a myriad of winter activities, including ice climbing, fat biking, dog sledding and snowshoe trekkingthrough snow-covered landscapes. Relaxation enthusiasts can recharge their batteries in the spas and wellness areas, while the charming village streets invite you to stroll and shop.

Les Barmes de l’Ours stands out as a truly exceptional address, nestled in the heart of Val d’Isère, offering an atmosphere both authentic and warm.

This charming hôtel is a sumptuous, luxurious cocoon, offering an unparalleled experience for your honeymoon in this incredible ski area of the French Alps.

At Les Barmes de l’Ours, a spa area offers moments of well-being for couples, perfect for relaxing during your honeymoon.

This luxury hotel goes beyond expectations with three exceptional restaurants. Among them, La Table de l’Ours, its Michelin-starred restaurant, promises an incomparable gastronomic experience. Each of these culinary establishments invites you on a sensory journey, where refined flavors and unique atmospheres combine to create memorable souvenirs during your honeymoon.

Barmes des ours

Barmes des ours

Barmes des ours

Barmes des ours


Confidential & authentic stay in Les Fermes de Marie

Nestled at an altitude of 1,100 meters in the heart of the French mountains and at the foot of the Mont Blanc massif, Megève transforms itself in winter into a snowy paradise, attracting winter sports enthusiasts and epicureans who wish to enjoy the season in elegant surroundings.

Megève has a timeless charm and lively cobbled streets, where a fairytale atmosphere blends with warm hospitality. Winter sports enthusiasts will be delighted by the varied slopes, offering spectacular views of the snow-covered peaks. The Megève ski area is renowned for its diversity, welcoming beginners and experienced skiers alike.

For those who prefer more leisurely pursuits, cross-country skiing and dog-sledding through snow-covered forests offer a memorable experience. Christmas markets, a Christmas tree, luxury boutiques and Michelin-starred restaurants all contribute to creating a festive and refined atmosphere.

After-ski in Megève is just as enchanting, with cosy cafés serving local specialities and comforting hot chocolates. Evenings can be spent in cosy mountain chalets or in restaurants serving Savoyard specialities, for a refined and convivial atmosphere.

Megève is also a Flocon vert resort, promising responsible tourism in the heart of the resort.

Stay in Megève in the luxury hôtel Les fermes de Marie, an exceptional place with the look and feel of an authentic, elegant wooden chalet, offering a very warm atmosphere for your honeymoon.

At Les Fermes de Marie, you’ll feel right at home, a place that promotes the Mountain Art de vivre. A swimming pool and spa invite you and your partner to relax after skiing. 

Les Fermes de Marie offers a haven of peace for a unique honeymoon.

Les fermes de Marie – Maisons & Hôtels Sibuet

Les fermes de Marie – Maisons & Hôtels Sibuet

Les fermes de Marie – Maisons & Hôtels Sibuet

Les fermes de Marie – Maisons & Hôtels Sibuet

Contact our Travel Designer to create your luxury and unique honeymoon in the French Alps for a romantic time you will never forget. 

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