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Tourist activities Le Grand Ermitage in winter
Alpes - Haute-Savoie - Les Portes du Soleil - Chatel

In the heart of Les Portes du Soleil, Châtel is a lively and dynamic resort for skiing enthusiasts.

Châtel offers privileged access to the largest ski area, with 650 km of slopes (bringing together 12 resorts: Avoriaz, Morzine, Montriond, Le Gets, St Jean d’Aulps, Abondance, Châtel and four Swiss resorts).

Close to Switzerland and Lake Geneva, in the Abondance valley, Châtel is a charming village resort which combines tradition, a gentle way of life and conviviality.

Nemea skiing advantages for 2016!
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Most of the residence

  • Navettes gratuites au pied de la résidence
  • 500m from ski slopes and ski lift
  • Ski racks
  • Outdoor heated pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Salle de relaxation
  • Wi-Fi access in the reception area and Internet connection in the apartments
  • Covered parking

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Nemea skiing advantages for 2014!
Remember to pre-book your skiing equipment and your ski passes with your accommodation -> benefit from preferential rates


36 green runs - 105 blue runs - 100  red runs - 25 black runs 

198 ski lifts
650 km of slopes, 10 snowparks
835 snow canons 
Located between an altitude of 1,100 and 2,400 metres

Ski area:  CHATEL

11 green runs - 17 blue runs – 16 red runs - 5 black runs 

45 ski lifts
83 km of slopes, 1 snowpark
175 snow canons 
9km of cross-country skiing runs 
Located between an altitude of 1,000 and 2,200 metres

Free shuttle bus available

The Châtel ski area ranges from an altitude of 1,100m to 2,400m. It is connected to the Portes du Soleil ski area (650 km of slopes) as well as to the Swiss resorts of Morgins and Torgon. It offers a clear view over the Dents du Midi and Mont-Blanc on one side, Switzerland and Lake Geneva on the other side.


Ice-skating, ice diving, snow shoes and hiking, night skiing, high altitude excursions, cheese making, ice fishing, paragliding, airboard, snake gliss and yooner.

is a charming village located at an altitude of 1,200 m, a short distance from Switzerland. With its lively village centre which offers plenty of shops, its preserved mountain architecture, the old wooden chalets, alpine pastures and forests, Châtel offers many charms. Here, there are no large buildings, but small chalet residences which blend into the landscape.

Map of the Chatel ski area from the Skiinfo website.


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