Comfortable ski chalet with 2 x double and 3 x twin rooms sleeping up to 10. There is one bathroom with shower over bath, sink and WC; one shower room with sink and WC; another small shower room with sink and WC; one other separate WC.
The cosy dining and living room, with log fire, opens onto a balcony with lovely views along the Pre la Joux valley.
The chalet stands in its own grounds with garden at rear & ample off road private parking.
Located near the Linga ski area where the telecabine and highspeed chair lift access the PdS ski area. A short walk to bus stops, providing frequent (free) buses throughout the day, to all ski areas and the village. The village centre can be reached on foot in approx 15 mins.
Although the chalet is offered on self catered basis we are here in resort and can help you with arranging:
- Geneva airport transfers
- Provision of linen, towels and logs if required
- Ordering & collection of lift passes
- Ski school, creche etc
- Ski hire
The Skiing: Chatel is situated on the border and there is easy ski access from France into Switzerland, covering up to 12 resorts, all available on one lift pass. The massive Portes du Soleil ski domain offers 650 kms of skiing, with 265 pistes & 198 lifts more than enough to explore in one week!
Chatel has pistes suitable for all levels of skier with 11 greens, 16 blues, 16 reds & 5 blacks. For those looking for something different there is also a Smoothpark with rails, kickers, slide boxes, boarder cross & more for both beginners & experienced freestylers.
There has been massive investment over the past 3 years in modern snow cannons, to ensure snow coverage throughout the season. Chatel can now make up to 500,000 m3 of snow from a reservoir holding 250,000 m3 of water!
Chalet L'Optraken is within walking distance of the Linga ski lifts which quickly link in to the Avoriaz lifts on the French side or into Les Crosets on the Swiss side, or take a free bus to Pre la Joux & start there.
Travel to Chatel: Geneva airport is only 90 minutes away. Geneva airport has plenty of car hire or we can help you to arrange a private transfer.
If you are driving Chatel is approx 10 hrs from Calais.
A deposit of £500 is required to secure your booking. The balance will be due 10 weeks before.
You can pay us by sterling cheque or bank transfer. We do accept most cards but we have to make a charge of 2%.
Final cleaning is not included. This can be arranged locally for 80 euros
We can provide linen & towels do ask us for a price.