Imagine yourself surrounded by beautiful landscape, with cow bells chiming outside your wonderful chalet accommodation. The only decision you need to make is to choose which amazing activity you wish to do that day.

Choose from mountain biking, hiking, climbing and road cycling – or just enjoy the ambience of our great village where, on most weekends, there is a traditional farming festival with lots of fun, cows and alcohol.

Alpine Breaks will ensure you get the most out of your stay and enjoy the many activities on offer in Chatel. Take advantage of the superb facilities in Chatel including the beautiful swimming pool or ride on the ski lifts to get you further up the mountain to absorb the stunning views. Chatel also boasts the only Fantasticable Zip wire, in the Alps – 272m above the ground between two mountains.


The Mountain Biking routes are second to none in Europe. Chatel is superbly located for ease of access to nearby places in both Switzerland and France. For more information on our mountain bike holidays please have a look at


Enjoy breathtaking views whilst you ride some of classic alpine passes such as the Col du Corbier, Col de la Forclaz and the Grande St Bernard Pass plus many many more. Many local routes in the Chatel region of the Northern Alps have featured in road cycling events such as the Tour de France, Criterium de Dauphine and the Tour de Romandie. For more information on our road cycling holidays please visit