October 12, 2018
Chalet la Fontaine – Self-Catering in Châtel
Chalet la Fontaine is a self-catered chalet set in a charming French village on the Swiss border – just a 90 minute drive from Geneva airport.
Tastefully decorated and well positioned right opposite a bus stop and a short 5 minute walk in to the village, Chalet la Fontaine comfortably sleeps 8-10 people in 4 double bedrooms. The chalet is perfect for groups of friends, couples or families who are looking for the exclusive use of a chalet. There is a well-equipped kitchen, open plan lounge and diner with a cosy log fire, a bar area and 2 bathrooms. The lounge is equipped with a TV and DVD player and free wi-fi is available throughout the chalet.
Châtel is a charming French village on the Swiss border, just 90 minutes driver from Geneva airport. Maintaining its traditional farming village feel, the resort has been carefully developed to keep an authentic feel whilst still providing all the amenities holidaymaker require. Skiing in Châtel also offers access to the huge Portes du Soleil ski area with 650km of pistes available to keep all levels occupied for a week’s holiday.
The ski bus stop opposite Chalet la Fontaine will take guests to the nearest ski lifts of Gabelou and Portes du Soleil which are just minutes away on the free bus route. The Portes du Soleil ski pass gives access to 12 linked resorts including Morzine, Avoriaz and Les Gets.
Châtel itself has a relaxing atmosphere, but there are a few places to unwind after a hard days skiing. L’avalanche bar and Sloopys both provide much needed refreshment in a cosy environment. Other apres-ski activites include an open air swimming pool and spa in the centre of the village plus a zip line for the more adventurous amongst the group.
Getting to Châtel and Chalet la Fontaine
One of Châtel’s biggest draws as a ski resort is that it has one of the shortest transfer times from Geneva airport at just 90 minutes. Private transfers are the best option to get to Châtel as shared transfers don’t really exist due to the quiet nature of the resort. Snowcompare has partners offering Geneva airport to Châtel transfers from just £175 one-way for up to 8 passengers. Comparing transfers with Snowcompare means you can be sure of getting the cheapest Geneva airport to Châtel transfer available.