We love

  • 600m from the slopes and ski lifts (free shuttle to the slopes)

  • Resort labeled Family Plus
  • Indoor and outdoor heated pools
  • Jacuzzi and sauna in free access
  • Ski lockers
  • Animals allowed

Near Annecy, Geneva and Lake Geneva, the charming village resort of Châtel, labeled Family Plus, will seduce you with its gentle way of life and its warm setting. Its mountains offer an exceptional natural environment which is declined in all its forms, sports, leisures, animations, wellbeing of what to fill young and old.

In the heart of a typical Savoyard environment, the residence Le Grand Lodge *** offers you all the comfort and well-being you need, heated swimming pools, jacuzzi, sauna, to recover from a hectic day exploring the mountains.

All apartments are comfortably equipped and decorated with care. They all have a kitchenette with cooking hobs, microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator, coffee maker, toaster and a private terrace or balcony.

The residence is located 500m from the ski lifts and 600m from the shops. In front of the residence the shuttle to join the Super Châtel or Lingua gondola (giving access to the Avoriaz area).

Take advantage all year long of exceptional promotions on your stay by booking as soon as possible or at the last minute! If you want to take a longer break, you can also find our promotions on your 2 weeks stay.


Two-room apartment - Sleeps 4 - (28 m²)

Not available on the requested dates

Living room with sofa bed to sleep two, dining area and kitchenette with hobs, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, electric coffee pot, toaster, kettle. One bedroom with a double bed.
One bathroom with tub and separate toilets. Balcony or terrace.

Two-room apartment - Sleeps 6 - (37 m²)

Not available on the requested dates

Living room with sofa bed to sleep two, dining area and kitchenette with hobs, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, electric coffee pot, toaster, kettle. One bedroom with a double bed, and a cabin with bunk beds. One bathroom with tub. Separate toilets. Balcony or terrace.

The high bed is not suitable for children under 6 years (decree n° 95 949 of 25/08/1995).

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Things to see in and around Châtel

The Mont de Grange: towering up 2,432 m high, this is one of the most iconic peaks in the Massif de Chablais. The mountain offers some of the most spectacular views in the Haute-Savoie region, taking in the Geneva Lake area, the Alpes Valaisannes, the Jura, the Giffre, as well as the Mont Blanc.

Musée de la Vieille Douane: once a customs office, now a smuggling intelligence centre in the mountains! Delve back in time and learn about the customs officers and smugglers who were once kept busy in the Swiss and French mountains.

The Lac de Vonnes: a mere kilometre away from the village of Châtel and perched 1,300 m high, this lake has been landscaped, making it perfect for walks and bike rides. Perfect for cooling down in the summer and enjoying a little trout fishing, the lake boasts a huge water jet fountain that reaches heights of 40 metres.

The Col de Bassachaux: located 12 km away from Châtel, this mountain pass serves as the starting point for a tangle of hiking trails. Right at the end of the long and languid Vallée d’Abondance, spectacular views await of Châtel on one side, and Montriond and its lake on the other.

Skiing area

Portes du Soleil: Elevation of 1,100 m to 2,400 m, 197 ski lifts, 650 km of ski runs, 10 snow parks, 4 board cross areas.
Châtel: elevation of 1,000 m to 2,200 m, 83 km of ski runs, 1 snow park, 1 board cross area.

Getting moving in Châtel

In summer: Hiking, rock climbing, mountain biking, cycle tourism, hang-gliding, canoeing, river fishing, go-karting, rafting, canyoning, stand-up paddle-boarding.

In winter : Hang-gliding and airboarding, snake gliss and yooners, ice-rink, ice diving, snowshoe hiking and walking, night skiing, mountain excursions.

Brand-new and exclusive: Book your ski gear for your next holiday in the mountains

Get the most out of your mountain stay by treating yourself to special discounted rates on your skiing or snowboarding gear in partnership with SKISET. There’s something for everyone, whether you’re a complete beginner or seasoned athlete. Find your perfect ski fit and get ready to slide and glide.

Your shopping in a few clicks!

Don't wait any longer and do your shopping now for your next vacation at Le Grand Lodge ***. With our partner Off Courses, your groceries will be ready and delivered at the foot of the residence when you arrive. A panel of healthy, varied and greedy choices awaits you. Whether in a box or à la carte, choose what suits you! Forget the stress and constraints and leave with a peaceful mind.

Conditions d'annulations 2023

  • Sans frais pour toute annulation signalée avant J15 de la date d'arrivée*
  • 75% du montant total du séjour pour toute annulation signalée entre J14 et J8 avant la date d'arrivée*
  • 100% du montant total du séjour pour toute annulation signalée à moins de J7 avant la date d'arrivée*

* Auquel s'ajoute les frais de dossier de 25€ 

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Getting there 

Le Grand Lodge ***

41 chemin de Vonnes
74 390 Châtel

By car

From Paris/ Lyon >> A40
From Grenoble/ Marseille/ Vias >> 41

By plane

Lyon Saint Exupéry airport at 219 km
Geneva airport at 75 km

By train

Thonon les Bains train station at about 40 km Direct TGV links with Paris, Marseille, Lyon, Grenoble

46°15’28.343’’ N / 6°50’26.336’’ E

Check-in & Checkout

Check-in:  Starting at 5pm
Checkout:  Before 10am


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday: from 9am to 12pm and from 5pm to 7pm.
Sunday: from 9am to 12pm.
Closed on Wednesday.

Arrivals outside the opening periods of the reception : please contact the reception beforehand.


The establishment is equipped with indoor and outdoor pools, a sauna, a steam room and a whirlpool

Payable on site

Visitor's tax : current rate.
Deposit of 350€

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