Destination guide

The majestic setting of Chatel is ready to explore

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Chatel. This city is relaxing and welcoming, recognized for its skiing, spas and cheese shops. Aigle Castle and Freddie Mercury Statue are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Chatel

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Chatel a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Evian Thermal Spa (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Forme d'O Aquatic Center (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Super Chatel Ski Lift (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
  • La Foilleuse Ski Lift (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Portes du Soleil (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Aiguille des Champeys Ski Lift (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Chatel

Travelers enjoy Chatel for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in November, September, April or December, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average 24°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Chatel

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Chatel is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lac de Montriond (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Galeries Defago Trail (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Tanay Lake (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Zen Garden (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Lac de Joux Plane (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Jaysinia Alpine Botanical Gardens (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Chatel

Fly into Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.), the closest airport, located 33.9 mi (54.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Châtel?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,716 vacation rentals near Châtel. From 685 Chalets to 1,840 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Châtel for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Châtel?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Châtel:

  • Avoriaz: 501 vacation rentals
  • Argentière: 380 vacation rentals
  • Villars-sur-Ollon: 236 vacation rentals
  • Flaine: 293 vacation rentals
  • Les Carroz d'Arâches: 224 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Châtel?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Châtel. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Super Chatel Ski Lift: 3,674 vacation rentals
  • Petit Chatel Ski Lift: 3,517 vacation rentals
  • Pre-la-Joux Ski Lift: 4,380 vacation rentals
  • Conche Ski Lift: 3,559 vacation rentals
  • Le Cret Ski Lift: 3,642 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Châtel listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Chalets in Châtel?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 685 Chalets in Châtel. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Châtel include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,840 rentals available
  • Houses: 72 rentals available
  • Villas: 12 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Châtel?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 335 vacation rentals with pool available in Châtel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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