The ancient building has an outstanding charming and private atmosphere and is the door to unforgettable sights and adventures in the area. A true and exclusive rarity, a stunning location.
Immerse in the woods overlooking Mont!Blanc with an absolutely privileged access to the slopes, Villa MC stands on the rim of a large clearing, protected by pines and larches, where is common to see wild animals, because of the complete quiet and wilderness of the site. It faces an magnificent view of the whole Mount Blanc chain and specially on the impressive Brenva glacier.
The Villa was built in 1917 by Lord Evan Mackenzie, a successful Scottish businessman and passionate alpinist of the Mont Blanc. It is one of the very few mansions built in the beginning of last century in Courmayeur, and the only that is still used as a single family residence. The construction is made out of stone and original red larch materials giving to Villa Mackenzie an outstanding charm. The scenario of history is completed by the Villa’s ancient prints and paintings, antique objects, huge carpets and furniture dated from XIX and XX centuries. The 1,000 squared meters were restored respecting its original structures and decorations. Now Villa MC opens its door, for the first time, to exclusive rentals.
During winter, Villa MC offers a superb ski holiday in a dream location. You have a privileged access to the skiing slopes of Courmayeur. A ski run is only a few minutes away walking or with the snowmobile avoiding traffic jams and confusion. For a more experienced public, Villa MC is a unique base camp towards Alpine skiing tracks, free ride skiing, heli-skiing, cross country. During summer, the cross-country areas become pleasant ground for hiking, sightseeing, horse back riding. It takes only 15 minutes by car to reach the 9-holes golf course meandering alongside the river. Moreover, it is possible to organize exciting activities such as trekking, climbing and ascents to Mont Blanc peaks.
Villa Mackenzie is reachable by car (or bus) from May to October (highway from Milan or from Turin to Courmayeur, then ten minutes on a minor road). During winter time, it is reachable by snowmobile from Courmayeur (two snowmobiles are house property) or by ski.
Services Villa Mackenzie has a daily housekeeper. He’s a professional chef who can serve traditional Italian cuisine. He also manages every aspect of the Villa and can organize the travel from the airport and provide any information on how to take the most out of your holidays at Villa Mackenzie.