Chatel

Overview

A valley village in the Portes du Soleil very traditional and really quite pretty, although somewhat spread out. its main advantage is that it is a part of the PDS ski circuit.

Positive

  • Large ski area
  • good value accommodation
  • Easy to get to resort for self drivers

Negative

  • Can be busy at weekends
  • Quite low

Offslope/apres ski

Good atmosphere centred around a number of bars and clubs in the town. Not alot to do for non skiers.

Our View

An excellent base for exploring the enormous Portes du Soleil ski area.

At a glance

Chalets:
0
Hotel & Apartments:
2
Pistes:
650 kms
Resort height:
1100 metres
Top station:
2300 metres

Suitability

Experts:
3 stars
Intermediates:
4 stars
Beginners:
2 stars
Non-Skiers:
2 stars
Scenery:
3 stars
Resort charm:
3 stars
Nightlife:
4 stars