FAQ Winter season 2021.2022

This winter, rediscover the joys of skiing, get some fresh air in the mountains and enjoy its benefits!

The whole resort of Châtel is working hard to ensure that you have a safe and relaxing holiday in our beautiful mountains!

We are doing our best to provide an unforgettable holiday in Châtel, but each of us has a role to play. We thank you in advance for your cooperation.

Before you leave :
  • Stay home if you show even mild symptoms (fever, cough and sore throat, headache, breathing difficulties) suggestive of covid-19.
On site :
  • Please behave responsibly during your stay in Châtel by complying with the provisions described below and by respecting the teams who implement the sanitary measures.
We invite you to stay informed of the evolution of health measures in force in France and of travel restrictions abroad on the official government website

Protective measures


What protective measures are applied in the resort?

All the actors of the station set up a whole protocol of sanitary measures in order to accomodate you under the best conditions and the respect of the barrier gestures:
  • Reinforced cleaning/disinfection in the accommodation with appropriate equipment and products
  • Provision of hand sanitizer
  • Observance of preventive measures and social distancing recommendations (indication of walking direction, plexiglas guards, limited number of people on the premises...)
  •  Wearing a facemask is mandatory for everybody aged 6 and over in transports. It is also compulsory on the gondolas (but not on the chairlifts or skilifts and slopes).
  • Contactless payment is preferred where possible.


Where can I do a test in Châtel?

1/ Antigenic tests - Available 24h:
  •  At the Châtel Pharmacy: every day without appointment, from 9am to 12 and from 3 to 6pm.
  • By the doctors:
    • Dr Dresco: 235 route du Linga – Tel : +33(0) 450 73 30 00. Open Monday to Friday, from 09:00 to 11:30 and from 15:00 to 18:00.

2/ PCR tests - Available 24h:
  • By the doctors:
    • Dr Dresco: 235 route du Linga – Tel : +33(0)450 73 30 00. Open Monday to Friday, from 09:00 to 11:30 and from 15:00 to 18:00.

When does the Châtel resort close?

The Châtel station will close gradually as follows:
  • Sunday 20 March evening: closure of the ski link with Morgins (shuttle bus link set up until 3rd April)
  • Sunday 27 March evening: closure of the Petit-Châtel / Barbossine area, the links with Togon and La Chapelle d'Abondance, Morclan chairlift and Onnaz ski lift.
  • Sunday 10 April evening: closure of Super-Châtel area
  • Monday 18 April evening: closure of Linga area and Pré la Joux chairlift
  • Sunday 24 April evening: closure of Pré la Joux / Plaine Dranse area and the link with Avoriaz.