Destination guide

The majestic setting of Chatel is ready to explore

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Chatel. This city is relaxing and welcoming, recognised for its skiing, spas and cheese shops. Aigle Castle and Freddie Mercury Statue are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Chatel

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Chatel a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Evian Thermal Spa (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Forme d'O Aquatic Center (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Super Chatel Ski Lift (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
  • La Foilleuse Ski Lift (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Portes du Soleil (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Aiguille des Champeys Ski Lift (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Chatel

Travellers enjoy Chatel for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in November, September, April or December, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average -4°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Chatel

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Chatel is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lac de Montriond (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Galeries Defago Trail (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Tanay Lake (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Zen Garden (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Lac de Joux Plane (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Jaysinia Alpine Botanical Gardens (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Chatel

Fly into Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.), the closest airport, located 33.9 mi (54.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Châtel?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,786 holiday rentals around Châtel. From 679 Chalets to 1,908 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Châtel is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Châtel?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Châtel:

  • Avoriaz: 517 holiday homes
  • les Carroz-d'Araches: 242 holiday homes
  • Le Praz de Lys: 29 holiday homes
  • Flaine: 325 holiday homes
  • Les Esserts: 101 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Châtel?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Châtel. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Forme d'O Aquatic Center: 4,169 holiday rentals
  • Petit Chatel Ski Lift: 3,672 holiday rentals
  • Conche Ski Lift: 3,679 holiday rentals
  • Super Chatel Ski Lift: 3,795 holiday rentals
  • Le Cret Ski Lift: 3,775 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Châtel listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Chalets in Châtel?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 679 Chalets in Châtel. Our other popular types of Châtel holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,908 holiday houses
  • Houses: 78 holiday houses
  • Villas: 15 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Châtel?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 371 holiday homes with pool available in Châtel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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