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
Saturday 25 January 2020.
The Razorsnowbike : an MTB competition on snow gathers several competitions: a derby, a dual slalom and a 8X. Open to...
From Tuesday 4 to Saturday 8 February 2020.
8th edition of "Neiges Etoilées", a major gastronomic event centred around a culinary challenge. The theme of this...
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.
From Sunday 15 to Saturday 21 March 2020.
Experience pure riding and great music in the Portes du Soleil during our week-long festi-val on the slopes!
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...
From Thursday 16 to Saturday 18 April 2020.
The Pisteurs' Challenge retruns to Châtel after 20 years!