Le Coucou

Why you'll love it here

  • Access the slopes with ease using the ski in/ski out service
  • Enjoy recharging in the large spa with indoor/outdoor pools while the kids play in the kids’ club
  • Bask in the surrounding mountain scenery on the balcony or terrace provided in all rooms
  • Indulge in delicious cuisines of the three restaurants, either on the outdoor terrace or indoors
  • Enjoy total privacy and opt for one of the two chalets on the resort

Best For

  • Honeymoon, Family, Toddlers (0-3), Kids (4-12), Teens (13+)


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Sitting at the foot of the Meribel slopes is the iconic Le Coucou. Known for its traditional chalet charm, unlimited views of the surrounding alpine valleys and slopes, Le Coucou stands proud. Their ski in/ski out service elevates your ski experience with effortless help to glide across the Meribel slopes.

Le Coucou is enclosed by the surrounding mountain and valleys, offering scenic views from wherever you are in the hotel. Whatever room or suite you choose, you’ll be able to bask in the views from your private balcony or terrace. In every room, you’ll be provided with an excellent service of housekeeping twice a day, laundry services, room service and complimentary WiFi. All are decorated in elegant mountain-inspired décor by architect Pierre Yovanovitch, Le Coucou offers a perfect place for you to relax. The linen sheets and soft fabrics also contribute to your relaxation, all of which you can enjoy as you cuddle up to watch some satellite television on your flat screen.

If you’re travelling as a large party, Le Coucou offers two standalone chalets that both sleep up to 12 people comfortably. Enjoy the seclusion of the chalets, making for a memorable stay with luxurious amenities and panoramic views of the valleys, alpine gardens, and the ski slopes. They are the perfect place to recharge, embellished in wooden interior and paintings littering the walls. Spend cosy evenings in front of your fireplace, curled up on your sofa while you take in the views from your window.

Le Coucou offers some exquisite dining options for you to enjoy during your stay, including local favourite, The Beefbar. Tastes the flavours of the globe with delicious dishes created by Riccardo Giraudi. You can enjoy this exceptional concept during lunch and dinner while surrounded by the cascading snowy mountains.

Be sure to enjoy the spa and wellbeing facilities in the Tata Harper Spa. Promoting wellness, enjoy some treatments in one of their six treatment rooms. Choose one of their treatments from their signature green treatment to a skincare treatment by skincare brands by AIME. After your rejuvenating spa experience, be sure to top it off with a swim in your choice of indoor or outdoor pool or a sit in their jacuzzi.

Always find yourself with something to do in this superb location. Meribel offers numerous winter activities from dashing through the snow on either a snowmobile or a sled pulled by dogs. Take to the sky on a paragliding trip or a hot air balloon ride when you’re done skiing the slopes for the day. Enjoy endless fun in and around Le Coucou for an unforgettable ski getaway.

With Le Coucou, you have the option to choose connecting rooms. If you have travelled with you family or friends, you can opt to connect your rooms to enjoy evenings together without having to leave your room or suite. Le Coucou offers the possibility to connect up to five rooms.

Deluxe Room

Deluxe Room

Sleeps: 2 Adults

Relax in the cosy fabrics and the views of the mountain from the Deluxe Room. Here, you can enjoy the privacy of your own balcony with a morning coffee from your Nespresso Machine. Take in the views of either the valley, the alpine garden, or the slopes before you get ready for the day.
Prestige Room

Prestige Room

Sleeps: 2 Adults

If you are travelling with loved ones, opt for the Prestige Room that can connect to another room or suite. Bask in the cosiness of the soft fabrics and low lighting, perfect for ending a day on the slopes and mountain. Small eccentric furnishings are dotted around the room, adding the personal touch of Pierre Yovanovitch who is the designer of this room.
Junior Suite Deluxe

Junior Suite Deluxe

Sleeps: 2 Adults

Offering multiple areas to lounge and recharge is the Junior Suite Deluxe. Choose to lay back on your cocoon sofa or sink into your king-sized bed with views of the valley, alpine garden, or slopes through your window. Browse to your heart’s content with free WiFi and feel completely at ease with housekeeping twice a day as well as a laundry service.
Prestige Junior Suite

Prestige Junior Suite

Sleeps: 2 Adults , 1 Child

Ideal for couples with a child, the Prestige Junior Suite allows you to relax comfortably in the mountain-inspired décor. Depending on your location on the mountain, you can spend relaxing moments soaking in the views of either the valley, slopes, or alpine garden. When you’re not enjoying the surroundings, sit back and relax with some light entertainment on your television with a drink of your choice from the mini bar or Nespresso machine.
Superior Suite

Superior Suite

Sleeps: 4 Adults

If you’re travelling with loved ones, opt for the Superior Suite that sleeps up to four people comfortably in its warm and welcoming interior and luxurious amenities. Equipped with a separate living area and soft linen fabrics, enjoy this space as you disembark from the slopes. Cosy up in the mornings with a hot drink of your choice and watch the early risers challenge the slopes from your window.
Prestige Suite

Prestige Suite

Sleeps: 4 Adults

The Prestige Suite offers space along with something to accommodate all its guests. Opt for this suite if you’re travelling as a four, either with children or adults and enjoy your relaxed family winter holiday. Use the internet whenever you like with complimentary WiFi access. Be sure to spend a little time on your balcony for views of the Meribel valley or the alpine garden.
Two Bedroom Prestige Suite

Two Bedroom Prestige Suite

Sleeps: 4 Adults

Choose the Prestige Suite to elevate your holiday experience with family or friends. In this suite, you are equipped with two separate bedrooms and a living room for when you all wish to spend time together. It sleeps up to four people, however you can also opt for interconnecting rooms if you wish it. Along with this room and its superb amenities, you also have access to the hotel’s indoor pool for you to relax in after your winter adventures.

The facilities at Le Coucou want nothing more than to elevate your winter ski experience. With amenities to provide comfort for you and loved ones, there are many reasons why you should opt for Le Coucou during your stay in the Meribel ski resort.

Spa and Fitness Facilities

Spa Tata Harper promotes reconnecting with your physical and mental balance. Le Coucou understands the physical strain that skiing and snowboarding has one you physically, so they have introduced their spa with numerous amenities and treatments to help you destress. From deep tissue massages to the Le Coucou signature facial that both protects and invigorates your skin, get the best spa experience in this well-being haven. Spa Tata Harper hosts six different treatment rooms, all offering their unique twist on well-being. Be sure to also enjoy their sauna and hammam services onsite for an enriched relaxation experience.

Le Coucou hosts two heated pools. One of them is in indoors accompanied by a jacuzzi, the perfect facility to help massage the stiff muscles after your long adventurous day. The other pool is outdoors, stretching to a long outdoor terrace. The two pools are both an extension of each other, separated by a window.

Enjoy your morning workouts with the serene views of the sun-kissed valley spread out in front of you. Equipped with Technogym facilities and well-rounded fitness machines and a boxing ring, enjoy their unique gym area that boosts fitness performance.

Kids’ Club and Teens Club

Le Coucou offers a magical area for children to enjoy. Decorated in fun colours and offering fun activities for your children, they will be entertained for hours. Under the watchful eye of The Kid’s Club by Petit VIP*, they will be engaging in daily activities from creative workshops and shadow and light storytelling to mask creating and more. Of course, parents are very welcome to join them as you all make memories. The Teens Lab Petit VIP* is also dedicated to older children, offering fun activities and tailor-made creative workshops.

The Beefbar

The Beefbar

The Beefbar restaurant in Le Coucou offers a delicious variety of rare meats from across the globe. Prepared according to rules of art, the restaurant serves Black Angus from Argentina and the USA, Australian Wagyu beef, and Japanese Kobe beef. Enjoy some of their other speciality dishes from pasta and risotto to casseroles. If you’re seeking healthy foods for yourself and children, opt for the well-balanced menu. Browse their selection of wine in their wine cellar to enjoy with your meal. All of this, you can enjoy from their sunny terrace with views of the slopes.



Influenced by Italian gastronomy, Biancaneve serves the best of Italian cuisine that you can enjoy while in an Italian setting designed by Pierre Yovanovitch. Enjoy specialities such as antipasti sharing dishes with exceptional meat cuts and mozzarella cheese. Pair these delicious foods with a glass from the adjoining wine cellar.

Restaurant Le Fumoir

Restaurant Le Fumoir

If you’re a lover of assorted cheeses and a cosy atmosphere, this restaurant is for you. Enjoy some time with loved ones as you try the delicacies of the French produce while you bask in the warmth of the fireplace and Savoyard gastronomy.

The Bar des Pistes

The Bar des Pistes

This bar acts as a meeting point for friends and family, or a place for you to watch as the skiers disembark from the slopes just outside the window. Enjoy the chic yet relaxed atmosphere of this bar with a coffee or a class sandwich from their menu.

Winter Activities

Enjoy something for everyone on the Meribel mountains. Enjoy alpine runs, off-pistes, cross country areas and runs for snowboarders across the mountain that is firm favourite amongst winter sports enthusiasts. Ski to your heart’s content with 330 pistes, all accessible with 155 ski lifts. Something for the thrill-seekers, sledging is an exciting experience that takes you down the 28 turns of the Mission Black Forest piste, and fast! Be sure not to laugh too much, you will need to hold on tight!

For the days you want to spend off-piste, try this heliskiing experience where you can fly to Italy or Switzerland. You’ll be accompanied by a professional instructor who will help you get the most out of the downhill skiing.

Animal lovers can take one hour out of your skiing adventures to embark on this dog sledging experience. You can hold onto the reigns of your own pack of dogs as they dash you through the snow on your sled. Enjoy dashing through the snow on a snowmobile to enjoy some motorized fun across the wide-open snowy land. If you have come with your family, enjoy the tour with your children too!

If you have had enough of the mountains for the day but still looking for somewhere exciting to blow off steam, check out the 14-metre-high wall. You can climb this wall at any climbing level and enjoy it of an evening for an introduction to climbing with the Guides of Meribel.

In the Sky

See the sights of the surrounding Alps from a different viewpoint as you fly through the sky on a helicopter. This experience is definitely bucket list worthy, as you see stunning views from the Massif du Mont Blanc to the turquoise waters of Annecy’s Lake. Accompanied by a qualified instructor, you can also enjoy a glide through the air on either a two-seated paraglider or a hang glider.

40 minutes from Le Coucou is the altiport, where you can take off into the sky for a hot air balloon ride. Take off from the altiport at 9am and see the extraordinary sights of Meribel and the ski slopes from above.


After gliding the slopes and putting stress on your body while you have fun on the mountains, Le Coucou offers yoga sessions to help relieve the muscle aches and stress.

Meribel Ski Holidays Essential Information

Resort Altitude:1450m (4757ft)

Winter Season:Dec - Apr

Area:French Alps

Ski Area:The Three Valleys

Nearest Airport:Chambery, Geneva

Transfer Time:From 1hr 20mins

Linked Lift Resorts:Courchevel, La Tania, Val Thoren, Les Menuires, St Martin de Belleville, Orelle

Highest Lift:2950m (9678ft)

Number of Lifts:43

No of Pistes:64





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