Chatel Village in summer:

Chatel village seamlessly mixes local traditions and rustic charm with a lively village centre with superb modern facilities.

Chatel is a unique and beautiful all seasons village resort situated in the heart of the Alps with direct access to the Portes du Soleil mountain-sports area, offering world class skiing, snowboarding and mountain biking for all levels plus a huge range of other activities on and off the mountain.

Bars, Markets, Restaurants, Live music, DJ’s, Spas, Bowling, Night club, Cinemas, Child care facilities plus Free busses running around the village resort.

Mountain activities:

Chatel is in the heart of the French and Swiss Alps and the world famous Portes du Soleil mountain sports area, 650 km of marked mountain-bike, walking and hiking trails combining 14 wonderful French and Swiss villages..

Mountain-biking on world class trails and bike parks, 650km of marked trails plus 24 up-lifts usable with mountain bikes, adventure whatever your level.

Road riding, tackle some of the legendary passes of the Savoie region, many made famous by the tours that pass through this area every year and each with unique challenges and appeals or perhaps tour the amazing lake Geneva.

Hiking and Walking on endless dedicated woodland, river, lake and mountain trails, mountain refuges for refreshments or even spending the night, for an unforgetable experiance.

White water adventures on the river Dranse, thrills in rafts, kayaks, canoes, hydrospeed and canyoning

Climbing and via feratta on various local rock faces, safe, exciting climbing for all abilities.

Swimming in the village pools or mountain lakes.

9 hole golf in Chatel or play one of the superb championship golf courses in our area.

Tree top adventures, up high from the forest floor, great fun for all ages.

Football on all weather pitches or grass

Fishing for trout or coarse fish in the well stocked Lac du Vonnes and mountain lakes or wild trout in the river Dranse

Tennis on all weather courts

The Fantasticable, A unique and thrilling zip-wire with a real difference.

Of course, there is so much more to discover than the mountain activities. If you prefer a slower pace of life you can pass your holiday sampling the wine, culture and food of this fantastic region of France. There really is something for everyone.