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
From Saturday 21 to Friday 27 December 2019.
Because Christmas in the mountains is magical, we organize an enchanting program for you: fireworks, entertainment for...
Tuesday 24 December 2019 between 5.30 pm and 7 pm.
Father Xmas arrives in Châtel !!!
Tuesday 31 December 2019 between 6 pm and 9 pm.
Come to celebrate with us these event!
Saturday 1st of February 2020.
The Razorsnowbike : an MTB competition on snow gathers several competitions: a derby, a dual slalom and a 8X. Open to...
From Wednesday 5 to Saturday 8 February 2020.
The international gastronomy festival "Les Neiges Etoilées" will bring together professionals and amateurs on the theme...
Saturday 8 February 2020.
Moguls skiing competition for young skiers.
From Saturday 15 to Sunday 16 February 2020.
The Châtel Freeride Days will be two days focused on Freeride skiing. Nowadays this practice is more and more common...
From Monday 17 to Thursday 20 February 2020.
Classical and Jazz music festival in Châtel, under Elena Rozanova's artistic direction.
Sunday 23 February 2020.
American football tournament on snow during which 4 teams will compete against each other: Avalanches (Annecy), Bisons...
Monday 16 March 2020 between 1.30 pm and 3 pm.
Deluxe - Châtel - Monday 16th March 2020 Rock the Pistes is a unique sensory experience, where pure snow + pure...
Saturday 28 March 2020 at 8.30 am.
Friendly gathering around Telemark skiing.
Saturday 4 April 2020.
Moguls skiing single competition for young skiers.
Sunday 5 April 2020.
Dual Moguls skiing competition for juniors.
From Thursday 16 to Saturday 18 April 2020.
The Pisteurs' Challenge retruns to Châtel after 20 years!