A Luxury Catered Ski Chalet in Châtel

A newly renovated traditional farmhouse, La Grange au Merle offers a professionally staffed, luxurious ski chalet for up to 12 adults plus four children in Châtel, one of the best kept secrets of the huge Portes du Soleil ski area. Gourmet food and wine, family centred childcare and in-resort transport are just the start of our services.  Explore our website to tailor your personalised experience.


Traditional architecture and stylish interiors define La Grange au Merle. Specifically designed with guests in mind it offers a perfect chalet package. A roaring fire, hot tub and sauna for relaxation; fantastic food and wine served by friendly staff and amazing south facing views are just a few of the highlights. 

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The vast international ski area of Portes Du Soleil offers incredible access to groomed slopes set in magnificent scenery. Châtel is found in the heart of this winter wonderland surrounded by on and off piste suitable for all levels from beginner to the most adventurous thrill seeker. Restaurants and aprés-ski add to the resorts picturesque appeal. 

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The Chalet is hosted by a dedicated Chef and Chalet Manager serving gourmet food and selected wines. Piste transport is provided so you waste no time hitting the slopes. A full range of optional services as well as the all important child care for our most valued younger guests can be arranged, taking all the pain out of holiday planning. 

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"One would almost want to not say too much about the chalet in case it is rented to someone other than us next year! Warm, beautiful, spacious, quiet."

Pelletier (March 2016)