Shemshak Lodge, Courchevel 1850

Quick Facts

Sleeps: 8 - 13

Bedrooms: 5


Rates from €40,100 (low season) to €189,500(high season) /week



Indoor Jacuzzi

Indoor swimming pool



 Shemshak Lodge is a beautifully finished chalet with a large open plan living/dining area and a wonderful open fireplace at its centre. The picture windows give stunning views of the mountain peaks and guests can watch skiers glide down the slopes from this ski-in/ski-out luxury chalet. A top London designer has given the chalet an alpine-chic edge with luxurious materials and elegant furnishings.

The icing on the cake is its position. Shemshak Lodge is close to the centre of Courchevel 1850 as well as being right on the piste. Guests can ski directly from the door to explore the huge 3 Vallees ski area with ease.

Downstairs there is an entire floor dedicated to relaxation, with a superb large indoor swimming pool, a Jacuzzi, a sauna and a hammam – just the thing to soothe those aching muscles. And if you haven’t pushed yourself hard enough, there is also a gym packed with state-of-the-art equipment.

 Shemshak Lodge sleeps up to thirteen guests in five lovely bedrooms. Finished in soft tones and cool greys the rooms have an understated, yet stylish look, and all have en-suite bathrooms.

For entertainment, this luxury ski chalet features Sky TV, and Apple TV plus a Kaleidescape media system as well as plenty of games, books and toys. 

The professional team of staff will take care of every detail, with your chalet manager acting as your private concierge – lift passes brought to you while you relax, a cup of tea in bed every morning, a chauffeur to pick you up from town if you don’t fancy skiing back, delicious homemade cakes after each day’s skiing, Champagne and canapés before a an exquisite gourmet dinner. The service is superb and nothing is too much trouble for the friendly team to make sure your stay is perfect.



Indoor swimming pool




Indoor Jacuzzi


Ski and boot room with heated racks


Books and sledges

Massage room

Toys and games

Apple TV/Sky TV and sound system

What’s Included

Please call us on +44 (0)203 432 7784 for rates and the latest availability.

Rates include:
Firefly pre-arrival concierge service
Tea/coffee in bed at your discretion
Daily breakfast 
Daily afternoon tea 
Pre-dinner canapés (5 evenings)
Gourmet dinner (5 evenings)
Children’s early dinner if required (5 evenings) 
Range of selected chateau bottled house wines
Unlimited Perrier-Jouët Champagne
Open bar with beers, premium spirits and soft drinks
Daily housekeeping
Mid-week linen and towel change
Dressing gowns and slippers
Christian Lacroix bathroom products
In-resort driver service
In-resort concierge service


Sunday Times – Shemshak Lodge Courchevel ‘set, piste-side in gazillionaire’s playground’

Fraser Yacht Magazine (Winter, 2010) – ‘Built right on the edge of the plantrey piste two minutes from Courchevel 1850, yet set back on a private road and surrounded by trees, it is the ultimate ski-in ski-out chalet hideaway.’


Shemshak Lodge enjoys a fantastic ski-in/ski-out location on the Plantrey piste. The centre of Courchevel 1850 is a ten minute walk or a few minutes chauffeured drive away.

The nearest airport is Chambery, approximately 1 hour 30 minutes drive, whilst Grenoble and Lyon airports are approximately 2 hours 10 minutes and Geneva airport is 2 hours 20 minutes drive away.

There is also an altiport in Courchevel 1850 for those travelling by helicopter or private jet.


Shemshak Lodge sleeps 8 + 5 guests in five bedrooms.

Bedroom one
Bunk room on top floor with two bunk beds (one of the bottom beds is a double) sleeping 5 people, en-suite bathroom and private balcony.

Bedroom two
King-size/twin bedroom on top floor with en-suite shower room, dressing area and private balcony.

Bedroom three
Master bedroom on second floor with super-king size bed, en-suite bathroom with bath and shower, double vanity basins, dressing area and balcony.

Bedroom four
Super-king/twin bedroom on second floor with en-suite shower room and private balcony.

Bedroom five
Double bedroom with king-size bed on first floor with en-suite shower room and access to terrace.

Bedrooms 2,3 and 4 are most suitable for cots.


Guests are treated to tea or coffee in bed, plus daily breakfast and delicious homemade cakes in the afternoon, with pre-dinner canapés and dinner provided on five evenings per week.

Only the finest ingredients are used and wherever possible, local and seasonal produce, sourced from markets and farms.

Many excellent house wines are kept in stock in the cellar and an a-la-carte selection is also available at additional cost. Of course, there is always chilled Champagne waiting for you and your guests.

Your dining experience is completely tailored to you and the chefs will be delighted to discuss your requirements prior to your arrival. They can create a formal gastronomic experience with classic dishes with a twist, or perhaps you would prefer local specialities, or comfort food in front of the TV – they can do that too.

You’ll have two evenings a week to sample the local restaurants of Courchevel 1850 and your chalet hosts will be more than happy to make recommendations 


Firefly pre-arrival concierge service

Chalet staff include:
Chalet manager
Chalet host
Daily housekeeping
In-resort driver service
In-resort concierge service

Additional staff such as nannies and massage therapists can be arranged on request.


Perfect for kids, the large indoor swimming pool at Shemshak Lodge will be a huge hit with children, young and old.

The Kaleidescape entertainment system with a library of movies, plus toys, games and books will keep them entertained in the evenings and the driver service and ski-in/ski-out location will keep logistics easy and hassle-free. There are even sledges for a bit of family messing around in the snow.

One of the bedrooms has two bunk beds, which kids will love to make their own at this luxury ski chalet.

Cots and high chairs available on request as well as nannies and babysitters.

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