Situated at the end of the picturesque and rural Abondance valley and set between Lake Geneva and the Mont-Blanc, Chatel is just a stone's throw from the Swiss border.
It is the most Swiss-like of all the French resorts and is an authentic mountain village, whose combination of tradition and modernism welcomes you in an exceptional setting.
At the end of a busy day, Chatel’s lively streets offer everyone the chance to enjoy themselves. Shops, restaurants, bars, nightclubs, cinemas and bowling alley, as well as an ice rink, indoor pool and regular entertainment.
There are 38 working farms which contribute to the village’s economic development and make Châtel an authentic mountain village, which has gradually expanded while still respecting the environment. The hotels, residences and large wood and stone chalets have been built in complete harmony with the mountain style.
The lift company of Chatel offers you a range of activities to suit you!
- Châtel Aventures, the brand new all natural treetop adventure circuits
- Summer bobsled, dévalkart and rollerbe runs
- Access to mountain biking trails and footpaths
- Access to the Mountain bike park
- Rivari funny trail
- Trial mountain biking area