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Top tips for driving to the Alps

“A recent survey suggested that 27% of skiers intended to drive to Europe this winter via Eurotunnel compared with the normal figure of 7%.” So if you’re looking for some information on how to plan your road-trip to the Alps this winter, we’re here to help. Which are your main concerns: children/boredom, cost, route, driving […]


Go skiing (in your living room)!

Missing skiing this lockdown? With the clocks going back and nights drawing in, we’re all dreaming of skiing, with our fingers very much crossed for this winter seeing plenty of action on the slopes. So with that in mind, we thought we’d inject lockdown #2 with a little Alpine ambience. Here are our 4 top […]

Book with confidence

Book with confidence for winter 2020-2021 We would like to reassure our guests that we are looking ahead to next winter with hopes for lots of snow, mountains and sunshine making for some great skiing and happy holidays in Courchevel Le Praz and La Tania. Ski Magic COVID-19 refunds We have put together a clear […]

Just announced: Summer lift opening!

It has been confirmed by the S3V (the Société des Trois Vallées) that they will be running selected lifts between 5 July to 28 August 2020, with appropriate measures of protection, for summer holiday visitors. The La Tania gondola will as usual be running for free, but the other lifts will require the purchase of […]

5 reasons to discover Courchevel Le Praz

Here are 5 reasons to make Courchevel Le Praz your next ski holiday destination: Courchevel Le Praz has a loyal fan-base of snowboarders and skiers who love the chic French vibe and the picturesque forested slopes as well as the easy access to the enormous Three Valleys ski area. Here are 5 reasons to make […]


What’s New in Courchevel – Winter 2020

Big changes are happening in Courchevel, with huge investments in Le Praz making them even better for skiers and snowboarders.   New for Courchevel Le Praz: The Alpinium If you visited Courchevel in Winter 2018-2019 you can’t have failed to notice something was happening in Le Praz, as building work was already underway for the […]

When to ski Courchevel

The best times to ski Courchevel If you’re new to skiing then you might be wondering when is the best time to ski Courchevel, taking into consideration the weather and snow conditions. Take a look through our notes below to help you plan your ski holiday… First Tracks We’re very lucky in Courchevel to have high altitude, […]

Get fit for your ski holiday

Get fit for skiing At Ski Magic, new skiers are often concerned about ski holiday injuries, getting fit for a ski holiday and how to avoid falling on the slopes. With this in mind, we chatted to Chris Maher of Ski Physio to ask for some tips on how skiers can get fit to avoid […]

First time skier?

Heading off on a ski holiday soon? Don’t make these 5 mistakes which could spoil your trip! Don’t get dehydrated It’s SO easy to forget to drink water when there’s such lovely coffee, cold beer, toffee vodka, vin chaud, genepi… But water is the one thing that your body desperately needs when a) you’re doing […]