family sitting on chairlift

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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children ready to ski in the portes du soleil

A family day skiing in Châtel


As my husband and I hand over our children to their British Alpine Ski School (BASS) ski school instructor we know the clock has started ticking. We have precisely two hours to do as much fast’n’furious skiing as possible before the family regroups. With a cheery wave we head to the chairlift to be whisked up…

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