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Ski Schools in Châtel

01/03/2019

You may be a toddler taking your first tentative steps in the snow, an adult looking for a new challenge or a seasoned expert. In all cases, there are new skills to master and fun to be had with the expert tuition from the ski schools in Châtel.  At Clarian Chalets we work with all…

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Chez Babeth on Plain Dranse with tables outside in the snow

Chez BaBeth

24/07/2017

Lunch at Chez Babeth is one big show stopper! ‘Christmas meets Valentines Day in a cosy mountain chalet’ is the best way to describe the interior scene at Le Vieux Chalet, more commonly known as Chez BaBeth.  Beyond the low entrance door a mass of festive decorations trimmed with pine branches greet the visitor, with…

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Summer Family Activities in Châtel, Morzine and Les Gets - picture of mountainbikers

Summer Family Activities – Châtel, Morzine & Les Gets

09/06/2017

The lovely villages of the Haute Alps of France and Switzerland provide a delightful setting for a summer family holiday in the mountains.  The larger towns of Morzine and Les Gets to the west lead to Montriond, St. Jean-d’Aulp and Avoriaz before reaching the Val d’Abondance on the French – Swiss border, home to La…

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Walking trails in Châtel - a view over the village

Insider’s Guide to Walking Trails in Châtel

06/06/2017

Summer holidays in Châtel offer up a huge variety of activities and a wealth of interesting places to visit.  While this very French town in the northern Alps of the Haute Savoie, not far from Geneva, is well known for skiing, walking and mountain biking there are lots of other exciting things to do for…

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Ten Great Reasons for a Summer Family Holiday in the French Alps

Ten great reasons for a Summer Family Holiday in the French Alps

02/06/2017

The French Alps are a wonderful outdoor playground all year round.  The summer time activities are every bit as fun as the winter ski season.  Here are ten great reasons to plan your summer family holiday around the glorious mountains, villages and activities of the Haute Savoie in the northern French Alps near Geneva. 1.…

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