Châtel, located in the heart of the Abondance valley, in the famous ski resort of Portes du Soleil, is a town as attractive in winter as in summer!
Châtel is a commune located in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in the Haute-Savoie department, at 1,200 metres above sea level. The town is part of the Franco-Swiss ski area of the Portes du Soleil with 14 stations including Châtel, Avoriaz, Abondance, Champéry, Les Gets and Morzine. Staying in a hotel in Châtel is a great way to enjoy this grandiose place and contemplate the panoramic views of the mountains. Châtel lives to the rhythm of the seasons. In winter, there are 76 ski slopes, 60 ski lifts, and 7 marked trails for hikers and snow sports enthusiasts. The entire region is skiable through 83 kilometres of tracks on a height difference of between 900 and 2,254 metres. Book your hotel in Châtel not far from the ski lifts to take full advantage of the many activities offered by this unique place. In the summer, Châtel is a tourist resort with many hiking and cycling routes. The Super-Châtel cable car located in the centre of the town allows you to reach magnificent points of view or discover marked trails by immediately taking a foot into the grandiose landscapes. Paragliding, bob-sledging, synthetic skating rink, karting, rollerblading ... just as many sports available throughout the summer season. Stay in a hotel with a view in Châtel and do not miss any of these activities! But Châtel is also the beauty of its architecture, typical of the Savoyard villages, with its chalets, oratories, three chapels and its parish church.