Chatel is a charming village-resort in the Chablais, located on the French-Swiss border.
The style of its chalets - whose design is led by a respect for tradition and comfort - is inspired by the traditional farmsteads still found in the Abondance valley, which has been recognised as a "Pays d'Art et d'Histoire" venue.
In winter, an endless powder reserve
In Chatel, enjoy winter and experience our fairytale world with family or friends, thanks to our "Famille Plus Montagne" guarantee.
Make your first turns in fresh snow and enjoy unique and thrilling moments in a dream setting.
For true lovers of skiing and wide-open spaces, there are 130km of marked slopes to discover in the heart of the Portes du Soleil. Let yourself decide how far to explore our infinitely white spaces, where adventure is wherever your eyes and skis can take you.
In summer, a world-renowned Bike Park
Chatel's Bike Park is dedicated to MTB fans and located on the Pre-la-Joux/Plaine Dranse sector. There are around 20 perfectly shaped tracks, adapted to all levels, that will keep the most demanding riders happy, as well as beginners.
You can also try electric MTB... Come the summer, everything's possible! Chatel is a giant adventure playground. Diverse, massively entertaining, unexpected and surprising, the mountains exist in all shapes and sizes.
In short, they're ideal for sports, leisure activities and entertainment for all, along with concerts and cultural tours to satisfy children and adults. Festivities continue all summer: move, shake and swing in Chatel!
With festivals and concerts to set the tempo, your holidays are sure to be fun and happy!
The summer events diary is packed with shows, competitions and all kinds of events.
So take time to enjoy it all!
Accommodation in Châtel :
21 Classified Hotel including :
1 9 11
103 Furnished (classés. 20000 lits au total.)
5 Tourist homes
classés. 20000 lits au total.
Chambres d'hôtes, centres de vacances, maisons familiales, auberges de jeunesses, hébergements Gîtes de France
1 Camping car parking
From Sunday 19 to Saturday 25 March 2017 between 5.30 PM and...
After the concerts in the ski area during the day, go to after ski to free concerts in the heart of the resort for even...
Sunday 26 March 2017.
Frappadingue is a jump race, a meeting to overcome all your phobias: to jump, to crawl, to run, to raise itself, to...
From Wednesday 29 to Thursday 30 March 2017.
Châtel is hosting the French Championships of moguls skiing Junior and Senior.
Sunday 2 April 2017.
Dual Moguls skiing competition for juniors born between 2002 and 2008.
Sunday 16 April 2017 at 9 AM.
End of season party, come and test the ramp specially designed for the event at Vonnes Lake.
Sunday 19 of June 2016.
The TCC was born from the spirit of passionate local runners wanting to share their pleasure of running on the ridges in...
Sunday 6 August 2017.
During one day in Summer time local people and their guests are meeting to celebrate the village festival “La Saint...
Sunday 20 August 2017.
This festival is taking place in Plaine Dranse where shepherds and their animals are gathering with craftmen, musicians,...
From Saturday 9 to Sunday 10 September 2017.
This event is a demonstration, on closed road, for vintage cars and cars of exception.