The chalet offers luxury accommodation for up to 16 people. The 5 bedrooms are individual inviting retreats with fine bed linen,fair trade fabrics and upcycled vintage pieces adding to their unique charm
Visit us in Winter and enjoy the fire with the snow all around or come in Summer when the cow bells fill the valley
- 4 ensuite bedrooms plus the Moo room, perfect for kids
- All the gadgets - WiFi,TV,DVD,iPod connection,Nintendo Wii,English TV
- Fully catered in Winter
- B&B / half board in Summer
- Private garden
- Chauffeur in/out service to local ski lifts
- Only 1hr 30 from Geneva
- 650km of terrain for skiing, cycling, hiking and climbing
- Good mix of varied skiing terrain - picturesque greens and blues, or "The Wall" for those who want a challenge
Spacious living area, big log fire and comfy sofas - just what is needed after a day in the mountains. And did we mention the view? The abondance valley looks stunning through the double height windows, especially whilst enjoyng afternoon tea or maybe a glass of bubbles before dinner.
The chalet can sleep up to 14. There are 4 ensuite rooms, including a family suite, and a further children's bedroom (no ensuite). Cots and foldaway beds can be added for young children.
All rooms include superior beds and mattresses with non-allergenic duvets and pillows for a perfect night's sleep
- Capra: King or twin with balcony and en suite rain shower
- Owl: The family suite with king or twin, plus 2 singles and en suite bathroom & shower
- Antler: Double with en suite bathroom & shower
- Bear: King or twin with en suite shower
- Moo: 4 single beds, perfect for children (adults are welcome in here too!)
We have a cosy playroom on the mezzanine, with toys, books and games to keep them happy. There is a large private garden to build snowmen in the winter or play in the summer. There are no roads to worry about and the garden is overlooked by the living area and balcony for your peace of mind.
We can provide cots and high chairs and we have 3 foldaway beds suitable for young children that can be added to most of the bedrooms.
The chalet has a large garden with terrace to enjoy the mountain back drop.
There is also free parking, and ski and bike storage
boot dryers, cot/highchair, games console, garden, iPod docking station, open fireplace, private parking (open), wifi (free in-room)
The children aren't left out; we provide an early service for the younger ones with a menu both children and parents will love. Everything is homemade - no preservatives or additives and we sneak in as much goodness as possible without the kids knowing about it.
For our Winter guests, we provide a fully catered stay. This includes breakfast every day with a different hot option on 6 days. On your return from the slopes, a freshly baked afternoon tea is served with hot drinks.
The evening starts with an aperitif and canapés, followed with a 4 course dinner including one of region's delicious cheeses and completed with tea and coffee.
In the Summer, we offer B&B with a hot breakfast option and also half-board including a 3 course dinner. The local seasonal produce is in abundance at this time of year and we make the most of it. The summer days also allow for al fresco dining on our terrace with a backdrop of the beautiful Abondance valley.
We are partnered with excellent local companies to ensure you get the most out of your holiday, and with a discount too
Ski equipment - we offer an in-house ski fitting service on the evening of your arrival. Swap queuing in the ski shop for boot fittings with champagne in hand! 10% for our guests.
Airport transfers - let us book your transfer for you and get a 5% discount
We can also assist in booking childcare and ski school
Resort & location information:
Resort name: Chatel
Ski area: Portes du Soleil
Amenities: bars and restaurants, beauticians, bob luge, bowling, bus station, bus stop, cash withdrawal facility, childcare, cinema, climbing wall, cross country skiing, cycling, devil carts, doctor, dog sled rides, fantasicable, fishing, fitness centre, free shuttle bus, freelance catering, golf, hairdressers, half pipe, high altitude restaurants, hiking, horse driven sleigh rides, horse riding, huski dogs, ice diving, ice driving, ice fishing, ice rink, lake, massage, mini golf, mountain biking, mountaineering, night skiing, night sledging, nightclub, off piste guiding, paragliding, parapenting, rafting, ski school, ski touring, skidoo safaris, skiing, skiing/snowboarding, sledging pistes, snow tubing track, snowboard school, snowshoe walking, spa, supermarket, swimming pool (indoor), swimming pool (outdoor), tennis, toboganning, torch lit descents, tourist office, trotinette, via ferrata