Altitude: 1020 Meters

La Chapelle d'Abondance in short

  • Small French ski resort
  • Chalets and farmhouses
  • Good access to Les Portes du Soleil ski area

La Chapelle d'Abondance is a small village in the French departement of Haute-Savoie. The village is situated at an altitude of 1020 metres, between the ski resorts of Châtel and Abondance, on the border with Switzerland. La Chapelle d’Abondance is part of the vast ski area of the Portes du Soleil, which has some 650 km of slopes for all levels of difficulty. When you've finished on the slopes you can head to the different restaurants and bars in the village for some authentic après-ski.

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 Apres-ski & entertainment La Chapelle d'Abondance

Restaurants 12 Theatre -
Bars & cafes 7 Casino -
Nightclubs & discos - Concert hall -
Cinema -  

 Ski school and ski lessons La Chapelle d'Abondance

No. of ski schools 1Private ski lessons € 45
No. of ski instructors 60Ski lessons6 Days, 12 Hours, € 135
Area for beginnersSnowboarding lessons6 Days, 12 Hours, € 135
Ski lessons in Cross-country skiing6 Days, 12 Hours, € 142

 Facilities La Chapelle d'Abondance

No. of hotels 7 Supermarkets 1
Total no. of hotel beds - Banks -
Total no. of beds 7287

 Tourist information for La Chapelle d'Abondance

Office de Tourisme La Chapelle-d´Abondance
0033 - 0450 - 735141

 Distances from La Chapelle d'Abondance

Railway station
Thonons-Les Bains approx. 35 km by bus
Genève approx. 82 km by bus
From the motorway:approx. 28 km 34 minuten by car

 La Chapelle d'Abondance for families and children

Childcare Magic carpet -
Playground Ski lift for children
Merry-go-round -

  Leisure & sports activities La Chapelle d'Abondance

Public sauna - Footpaths 15 km
Fitness centre - Torchlight descent -
Public solarium - Indoor ice rink -
Massage Outdoor ice rink -
Spa & wellness - Curling -
Indoor swimming pool - Snow rafting -
Hot air ballooning - Dog sledding
Paragliding Snowmobile tours -
Indoor tennis court - Toboggan run
Squash court -

Ski blog about La Chapelle d'Abondance

7 August 2020 by Danielle in 'Ski areas''

Geneva is a wonderful jumping-off point for many ski resorts. Located on the border between France, Switzerland and Germany, it is within short reach of some of the best skiing in the Alps. And with many budget airlines offering cheap flights into Geneva, there has never been a better time to plan your ski holiday starting from this international city. Once you’ve landed, renting a car is an easy way to get to your destination with all your ski gear, but it’s also possible to take trains. Here i... More ›
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La Chapelle d'Abondance

Ski area
Les Portes du Soleil

Les Portes du Soleil
Total slopes 600 (km)
Blue slopes 320 km
Red slopes 210 km
Black slopes 70 km
Off-piste 0 km
Lifts (196 )
Drag lifts 102
Chair lifts 81
Gondola lifts 13
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