Childcare tips for a fun family ski holiday

How to have a fun family ski holiday with young children

Children love a fun family ski holiday but any attempt to recreate memories of times on the piste ‘BC’ (Before Children) are likely to turn family harmony into chaos.  But shouldn’t it be possible for everyone to have a great day and still spend some time together?  Of course! There are a few companies in…

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Activities for non-skiers in Châtel

Activities for non-Skiers in Chate

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

Perdrix Blanche the bar at Pre-la-Joux

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

family sitting on chairlift

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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10 Fantastic Winter Activities in Châtel

snow shoeing is a great winter activity to do if you are not skiing

The beautiful village and ski resort of Châtel is known for its skiing and access to the Portes du Soleil but what if the day calls for a different sort of winter activity?  Maybe the children need some extra variety away from their ski lessons?  Perhaps the weather is not as sunny as you had…

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