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 83 km 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
Friday 21 June 2019 between 3 pm and 11 pm.
The Collectif Paradygm & Châtel join forces to get you moving on the occasion of the Fête de La Musique! So come with...
From Friday 28 to Sunday 30 June 2019 between 7 am and 6 pm.
The Pass'Portes is a major MTB event taking place in the Portes du Soleil resorts spanning France and Switzerland. An...
Sunday 14 July 2019 at 8 pm.
To celebrate bastille day a big fire works on music is organised on lake Vonnes and a concert on the church square.
Sunday 14 July 2019.
First edition of this sportive cyclo with an exceptional circuit in the French and Swiss Chablais via the Vallée...
From Thursday 25 to Sunday 28 July 2019.
Team Scott and the ski lift company organize the Châtel Reboul Jam in Pré-la-Joux.
Sunday 4 August 2019.
During one day in Summer time local people and their guests are meeting to celebrate the village festival “La Saint...
From Monday 5 to Friday 9 August 2019.
Châtel proposes an exceptional week for children! Every day of the week, in the heart of the village of Châtel,...
Sunday 11 August 2019.
A whole day to enjoy with family or friends at lake Vonnes!
Sunday 18 August 2019.
This festival is taking place in Plaine Dranse where shepherds and their animals are gathering with craftmen, musicians,...
From Saturday 24 to Sunday 25 August 2019.
After a successful inaugural event in Avoriaz 1800, the Cyclo Thomas Voeckler is spreading its wings to take in the...
From Saturday 24 to Sunday 25 August 2019 between 7 AM and 6...
Programme détaillé à venir
Saturday 31 August 2019 at 7 pm.
We propose you for the end of summer the 3rd 1861 Mountain Film Festival.
From Saturday 14 to Sunday 15 September 2019.
This event is a demonstration, on closed road, for vintage cars and cars of exception.