Chatel in Summer
Famous for Cheese and its Mountain Bike Park
Chatel is a picturesque and vibrant village with plenty of bars, restaurants and boutique shops. From early June through to October, the weather in Chatel is usually very warm averaging +25 degrees with weekly thunder and lightning storms in the evening to take away the humidity. Chatel is a beautiful alpine village with superb mountain bike trails in stunning scenery.
Chatel Bike Park hosts many events and is being hailed as one of the best places in Europe to ride. It is located only 80mins from Geneva airport, so if your flight arrives in the morning, we can get you out biking by early afternoon.
Imagine yourself surrounded by beautiful landscape, with cow bells chiming outside your wonderful chalet accommodation. Choose to stay in Chalet Timide self catered or Chaet Lac de Vonnes catered. 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 ambiance 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. Take advantage of the superb facilities 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.