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1861 Chatel Hostel

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This brand new youth hostel located in Chatel, in the heart of the french alps and Les Portes du Soleil just opened its doors. A young and dynamic team of locals will lead you to a nice and cosy room or dorm. Fully equipped kitchen, TV lounge, bar, and so many more common areas will help you spending a great time here
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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
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Accessible rooms
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My friend and I arranged a short ski holiday through sunweb over the New Years period - we could only go on specific dates so choice was limited. Skiing (and apres ski) was the priority so provided we got those things and a roof over our heads, we were sure it would be fine.
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Response from Jasontvl, Propriétaire at 1861 Châtel Hostel
Responded Jan 3, 2019
Hi Patrick, Thanks for your feedback. Our hostel is located between the village center and the start of the chairlift of Chatel Pre la joux. A bus stop is located 50 meters from the hostel and bring you to the village or to the chair lift every 15 minutes for free from 8:15 till 6pm. Next to these hours, we have our private shuttle to bring you to restaurant and bar till 11pm. Why did you never ask us for this service instead of walking? There are signs in all the hostel about that. About ski passes, we provide it for our direct guests right at the hostel on check in date. As you have booked through Sunweb it is a little bit more complicated as Sunweb wants the guests get ski passes at their place. Maybe it would be better to leave a review about that on their own webpage as Sunweb guests are only 2% of our guests. Next time, do not hesitate to book directly to us. You will get all the informations before arrival and your skipasses too. Kind regards Jason, Manager
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We stayed here for 5 nights during the UK half term. It was busy with other families but not as young as our kids (3&6). The kitchen is well stocked and the communal areas clean and social. We had a family dorm with a double bed and bunks, with a shower and sink. It was quite
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Just stayed here for 3 nights for a boys ski trip. Excellent value for money but very basic and shared facilities. If you want to ski on a real budget then this is ideal. Ski bus stops just outside and couple of good restaurants are a 15 minute walk away. After 5.30 no shops
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Clean, friendly, confortable, well suited for individuals, couples and group of friends. The kitchen is spacious and has everything you need to prepare your own food. Whatever the season this place is ideal for people seeking some mountain fresh air for a few days.
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We had such a good time here with friends. I will come back for sure. It looks and feels good in the hostel, the beds are so comfortable, everything is nice and clean, stuff is friendly and always helpful. Nothing is missing! We enjoyed the mountains which are everywhere
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"Dormitories are built such that each person have their own private space which is very rare and nice!"
PRICE RANGE
$79 - $484 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
FranceAuvergne-Rhône-AlpesHaute-SavoiePortes du SoleilAbondanceChatel
NUMBER OF ROOMS
18
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