Explore Chatel

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Force of nature!

This winter explore Chatel, a charming mountain village in the heart of the Portes du Soleil ski area.

Those who love open-space, freedom, a change of scenery, and surprises, welcome to a world of adventure and discoveries.
Nestled in the heart of a protected valley, people are instantly drawn to Chatel thanks to its authentic village resort charm.
 


 

Father Christmas will meet you in Chatel from December 17th 2022,
for the opening of the ski areas Chatel Espace Liberte and Les Portes du Soleil!


 

> 6 GOOD REASONS TO SPEND CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS IN CHATEL

From 17th of December 2022 to 7th of January 2023, enjoy a family holiday at a low price to (re)discover the pleasures of skiing with your children, or spend great time with friends.

  • Up to 30% off on accommodation still available
  • Stay from 2 nights in apartment or chalet
  • Children ski for free under 12s, from 17th to 24th of December 2022
  • Exclusive rates from Chatel Reservation : 15% off your ski passes and 20% off your ski equipment rental
  • JUNIOR rate applies to ski passes until 25 years old included
  • Live the Christmas' magic in Chatel

> CHARMING VILLAGE SIDE

The Chatel ski resort is set in an exceptional natural surroundings at an altitude of 1 200 meters and which offers a blend of tradition and modernity. Just a stone’s throw from the Swiss border, between Lake Geneva and the Mont Blanc, this Haute-Savoie village has stayed true to its traditions. Soar to the heights of Chatel to get a breath of pure mountain air. From snow-capped summits to preserved villages, embark on an authentic mountain experience!

 

> A FANTASTIC SKI AREA

From contemplative skiers to those totally hooked, from total beginner to expert, everyone will find slopes to statisfy themselves, whatever their level! For your skiing holiday, Chatel has two ski passes to offer:

  • Chatel Espace Liberte, 81 ski slopes and 130 km of ride

  • The Portes du Soleil, 300 ski slopes ans 600 km of ride

 

 

> SKIING INTO SPRING 

In March and April, a new season takes place in Chatel and in the Portes du Soleil.
Snow, sun, open air and a festive atmosphere are on the menu!
An electric atmosphere and attractive prices, the perfect combination to reload your batteries.

> SKIING BUT MORE BESIDES

Winter provides the resort with the quintessence of pleasure, found in its activities. Skiing, a flagship activity in winter, is far from being the only leisure activity available, however. The Chatel resort is increasing its inventiveness and the range of offers never stops expanding. Activities for young and big kids are not lacking in this resort and there is something for all tastes and budgets.
During your ski break in Chatel, enjoy a full range of activities:

  • Forme d'O, the swimming pool of Chatel
  • Ice Rink
  • The Spa Oceane and its well-being offers
  • Bowling
  • The Nordic Area (cross-country skiing, skating, biathlon shooting range)
  • Marked snowshoeing and walking paths
  • 3 secured sledging runs (Pre La Joux, Sous-Vonnes, Super-Chatel)
  • Airboard, Snake Gliss, Yooner, Handiski
  • Little touristic train
  • Electric mountain bike on snow
  • Fantasticable and paragliding
  • Introduction to the pastoral heritage and Abondance cheese, High tea at the farm,
  • And more besides!