A Night Out at La Folie des Neiges

When a man and his accordion turns into one hillarious party! Imagine the fresh air of the mountains, the sun slowly setting and looking forward to dinner at a hillside chalet restaurant with alpine folk tunes gently accompanying a delicious and very French repas. This was my vision for the evening ahead as we drove…

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Activities for non-skiers in Châtel

Perhaps you have grandparents who’s skiing days are behind them, friends staying who haven’t caught the skiing bug or you just fancy a break from all that thrashing around in the snow.  Look no further for some helpful ideas for activities for non-skiiers in and around Châtel. The village itself is quite pretty with no…

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Top Ten Bars of Châtel Village

Châtel hosts a fine variety of bars across the village, certainly more than enough to content even the most determined night-time revellers during a good week’s skiing.  This top ten bar selection – in no particular order – is just part of what Châtel has on offer.  Choose for yourself and see if you agree!…

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Châtel – A Wonderful Resort for Family Skiing

Families wanting to ski together face the annual dilemma of choosing a resort to please everyone.  Châtel has long been the sleepy sister to nearby Morzine and Les Gets but with recent investments in the town and on the pistes this beautiful alpine village should be high on your list.  The village is wonderfully French in…

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