Summer in Chatel

Our chalet is available for self-catered rental
Perfect Alpine Holidays

Our beautiful 5 bedroomed chalet can accommodate up to 10 people, a lovely base from which to explore the mountains.

Multi Pass Portes du Soleil

THE ONLY WAY to enjoy unlimited access to a massive choice of activities and facilities in all 12 village-resorts for just 2€ per day of your holiday.

Absolute Alps is a member of the Chatel tourist office, enabling us to offer you this fantastic deal.

French Alpine Charm

The village comes alive in the summer with beautiful flower displays, busy restaurants and bars. A range of souvenir shops, plus a selection of speciality food shops so you can stock up on Savoyarde sausages & cheese. All within strolling distance of our ski chalet.

The sports shops can help organise trips to suit all, from biking / rafting / hiking / paragliding.

If you wish to learn more about the traditions and culture of the village there are regular events organized throughout the week by the Chatel tourist office.

Summer Fun

The Portes du Soleil offers a huge array of activities
Summer Ski Lifts

On your own or with your family, with your mountain bike or on foot, using the lifts in just a few minutes you can reach lovely viewpoints and set off to explore the waymarked footpaths around Châtel and the Portes du Soleil.

Mountain Biking

12 lifts are usable for mountain bikes during the summer, offering over 850kms of marked trails, 8 permanent downhill tracks and 4 bike parks.


A unique high wire experience, fly across the valley like Superman!

White Water Fun

On the river Dranse which runs from Chatel to Lake Geneva you can enjoy Rafting, Hydrospeed, Canyoning or Canoeing.


The mountains are crisscrossed with walking trails enabling you to explore the area, linking up with the lift network to speed things along.

Self-Catered Prices

The chalet is available to rent self-catered throughout the year.

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Summer in Chatel and the Portes du Soleil