With one of the best night life scenes in the skiing world, Courmayeur offers outdoor fun by day and a happening entertainment culture at night. Particularly on winter weekends, after a full day of skiing and boarding, the apres-ski bars and restaurants include comfortable clubs, open fires, music, and often free appetizers. Some of the favorite places to enjoy are:
Caffe della PostaParticularly enjoyable for early evening relaxation and drinks, this coffee shop offers much more than just coffee. With a friendly staff and at-ease atmosphere, Caffe della Posta has cozy furnishings with a roaring open fire. Warm up with a cup of coffee, tea, or a creamy soda with a pastry. Or sip a glass of wine and a cheese plate. Free appetizers offered at various times. Via Roma, 11013 Courmayeur Cadran Solaire This charming restaurant and bar has an incredibly intimate atmosphere with a feeling that you’ve just stepped back in time. The oldest tavern in Courmayeur, Cadran Solaire boasts a made-over 17th century stone vault, historical wooden floor, and mammoth stone fireplace. Excellent for a before-dinner drink and appetizer. Food is typical of the local culture. Reservations are suggested for dinner. Via Roma, 122, Courmayeur Valle d’Aosta Le Grand Chalet With its location near the bottom of the cable car, the bar at Le Grand Chalet has become a well-liked stop off for a drink after a day of skiing. Cozy with large, comfortable arm chairs, perfect for a personal conversation. The staff is friendly and welcoming, and the open fireplace is warm and inviting. Strada Regionale 57, Courmayeur
One of the most popular of the bars lining Via Roma is Bar Roma. Known for its famous cocktails, Bar Roma boasts an air feeling with a lovely stone walled bar and oversized antique sofas which are set up comfortably for a “homey” atmosphere. Stop in after 5 pm for a before-dinner lemoncello, or later in the evening when a free buffet of nibbles and aperitifs are complimentary. Via Roma, Courmayeur
Late Night Bars
For those interested in later Courmayeur night life, Planet Disco Bar offers dancing, cocktails, music, and fun. Via dello Stadio 2, Courmayeur. Bar Americano is another late night bar which presents a sports bar feeling, broadcasting various games and international sporting events. This bar offers various beers on tap as well as a complimentary buffet of food. Via Roma 39,Courmayeu.
From a late afternoon cup of coffee to a late night boogie, Courmayeur offers everything you would want from a relaxed atmosphere to a dancing crowd. When planning your ski trip to Courmayeur, be sure to include your apres-ski plans in the mix for a complete vacation of fun and relaxation.