Ski chalet in chatel Portes du soleil
Property for Sale in Chatel – large ski chalet with panoramic views
This ski chalet is one of the oldest buildings in Châtel and as one of the first properties, the south-facing chalet sits in the best possible location with panoramic views up, across & down the Valley. The village centre is a short 3-minute walk from the chalet and the nearest lift (Super Châtel telecabine) is 5 minutes away.
The village, located in the Portes du Soleil area, has maintained its traditional charm. There are no tall buildings, only small houses and chalets that fit perfectly into the scenery.
The ski chalet
The chalet, built over 5 floors, is currently made up of 3 separate “quarters” with a total living area of 734m²; the main residence with 6 bedrooms, a 3-bedroom apartment and a 2-bedroom loft. With a small amount of internal work, the chalet can be converted to a single residence with 6 or 7 ensuite bedrooms. Or it can be kept as it is and run as a successful business which is what the current owner is doing.
Outside is a large wooden deck with wood fired hot tub, an outdoor kitchen and garden. A large balcony terrace surrounds the chalet ensuring the sun is captured from sunrise to sunset. The chalet sits on a 2,385m² plot.
The current owner has carefully restored the building back to its original beauty, but at the same time has added all modern comforts you would expect from a top quality ski chalet.
The living space consists of a grand entrance, a formal lounge with an open fire, and a second more casual lounge. There is also an impressive dining room with a stunning wooden table; all with stunning views down the valley and a newly fitted family kitchen with granite work top and all the appliances you would expect from a modern kitchen.
On the first floor are 6 stunning bedrooms, all with a tasteful mix of the 100+ year old wooden beams and modern clean white walls complementing the beams perfectly. Each room has been interior designed with original Savoyard furnishings but with a modern twist and comfort in mind.
On the top floor is a 2 bedroom self contained loft style apartment finished to the same high standard as the rest of the property. It has an open plan lounge, kitchen/dining area with 2 good sized bedrooms plus a bonus room (nursery) and bathroom with sunken bath and corner shower.
The self contained 3 bedroom apartment, also finished in the same style and high standard as the rest of the property, can be accessed from the main residence but also via a separate external entrance. It boast one en suite bathroom with bath and a second shower bathroom.
The chalet offers stunning views across the valley from all rooms.
Located in the heart of the Portes du Soleil, between Lake Geneva and Mont Blanc, Châtel is just 20mn from the Swiss motorways, 1 hour and 15 minutes from Geneva international airport and 45 minutes form Thonon-les-Bains railway station.
Portes du Soleil is one of the largest ski areas in the world connecting 12 different ski resorts with 650 km of tracks, a total of 280 pistes and 201 lifts.