Explore Chatel


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.

Chatel, charming village side

From the 21st of December 2024 to the 20st of April 2025, Chatel ski resort welcomes you in an exceptional natural surroundings, at an altitude of 1 200 meters.
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 ski slopes to statisfy themselves, whatever their level! For your skiing holiday, Chatel has two ski passes to offer. Follow the guide and compare the piste map :

Skiing holiday at the best available price

Book your holiday with Chatel Reservation, the official booking centre for Chatel resort:


The magic of the end of year celebrations

From the 21st of December to the 4th of January 2025, enjoy a week of family holiday to (re)discover the pleasures of skiing with your children, or share unforgettable moments with friends! Get the Chatel Reservation's special offers.

Stay for two nights or more!

Discover Chatel for a weekend and take advantage of our short-stay offers, in an apartment or chalet for two nights or more!

Skiing into spring

From March to April, a new season takes place in Chatel and the Portes du Soleil. Snow, sun, open air and a festive mood are on the menu! An electric atmosphere and attractive prices, the perfect combination to reload your batteries.
Great deal : from the 29th of March 2025, children under 12s ski for FREE!

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
  • Indoor playground Zoétim Kid'Aventure
  • 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!