Offers

Welcome to Hotel Macchi in Chatel, France.

 Winter is yours  

Let's meet again from December 18th, for an unforgetable holiday. Best rates guaranteed on our website.

Our terms and conditions remain advantageous:
All stays are 100% refundable up to 21 days before your arrival.
In the event of a second lockdown by government order, bookings in progress will be cancelled and  deposits will be fully refunded.

 

It all begins with its beautifully-painted walls and wooden facades. Macchi, more than a family: a friendly cocoon.
Inspiring emotions , creating memories, cultivating luxury in its purest form, turning each moment spent here into precious experiences and
 allowing our guests to feel at home.
 
Our conviviality and professionalism will create long-lasting memories at the 4-star hotel Macchi in Châtel, with swimming pool & spa , in the heart of the Portes du Soleil.
 
 
 
The cable car that connects the centre of the village to the Super-Châtel area offers panoramic views of the mountains, as well as the hiking and biking trails frequented in summer.
Reopening for the summer season on June 03, 2019

72km away from Geneva (Switzerland), Hotel Macchi is nestled in the Vallée d’Abondance, at the heart of a region that offers something for everyone :
  • a world-renowned skiing destination (Les Portes du Soleil) with stunning panoramic views,
  • spa towns and popular tourist destinations (Evian-les-Bains, Thonon-les-Bains, ...)
  • sites of historical interest, cultural activities and traditional arts and crafts.

With its proximity to Switzerland and Italy, this is a region rich in history and traditions that boasts an abundance of stunning lakes and majestic mountains.
 
It is those traits that makes Haute-Savoie, in the heart of the Rhône-Alpes region, so special. It is a place where everyone can find peace of mind, enjoy the great outdoors and thrilling experiences.

Services & Facilities



  • Swimming pool & Jacuzzi  (daily opening)
  • Sauna & Hammam                    (from 4 to 8pm)
  • Fitness Center 
  • Ayurveda treatments
  • Playroom
  • Ski hire
  • Access to ski slopes at 400m
  • Private bus to drop you off at the slopes (Gabelous and Portes du Soleil ski lifts - Lac de Vonnes departure) in the morning
  • Outings in the mountains
  • Ski passes & ski lessons
  • Pancake party  from 4.00PM
  • Pets welcome
  • Outside, private &  free car park
  • Laundry  services
  • Conference room

Macchi family history

This boutique chalet is the perfect place to relax, unwind and socialise. Opened in 1970, it is now the destination of choice for tourists and sport-lovers alike in Châtel, Les Portes du Soleil.


1970

THE STORY OF HOTEL MACCHI, CHÂTEL

Witnessing the growing popularity of winter sports and the expansion of the Châtel resort, Roland and Jeanne Macchi decided to open a hotel in Decemner1970.
 
Hotel Macchi has grown rapidly since its opening, and especially since 1980, when the couple's son, Eric Macchi, a fresh graduate at the Thonon-Les-Bains hospitality school, began working in the kitchen. A LEADING HOTEL IN CHÂTEL, VALLÉE D’ABONDANCE, LES PORTES DU SOLEIL AND HAUTE-SAVOIE
1985

ERIC AND ELISABETH MACCHI TAKE OVER THE HOTEL

In 1985, Mr and Mrs Macchi senior decided to give control of the business to their son, Eric Macchi and his new wife Elisabeth Teigné, from Maine-et-Loire.
 
This takeover initiated a rapid chain of events. Eric and Elisabeth poured their energy into the business and set about turning the hotel into a leading destination in Châtel, Vallée d’Abondance, Les Portes du Soleil, Haute-Savoie and the Rhône-Alpes region.
1987

THE BIRTH OF THEIR THREE DAUGHTERS BROUGHT MAJOR CHANGES

In 1987, Perrine was born. At the same time, the Espace Tonic opened its doors. Today, it is a luxurious relaxation area with a jacuzzi, sauna, cardio fitness room and steam room.
1993

BIRTH OF ANAÏS

In 1993, Anaïs was born and the indoor pool was constructed.
1997

BIRTH OF CELINE

In 1997, Céline was born. The same year saw the creation of L'Aigle bar, serving a cocktail named after their youngest daughter.
2008

MAJOR WORK IS UNDERTAKEN

The hotel introduced two new spaces: a room known as the "Salle de l'Ours" designed to host seminars and "relaxation" activities, and the "Authentique Voyage" spa, with an Indian theme and offering Ayurvedic massages.

It has become a leading destination in Châtel and the Vallée d’Abondance.
2010

CO-RESPONSIBLE MANAGEMENT

Michèle, Annie, Valentina, Mihai, Ioan and Jean-Pierre joined the team to improve customer satisfaction and experiences at Hotel Macchi.
Renovation of the restaurant « Le Cerf ».
2012

NEW WORKING SKILLS

Perrine joined the family company in the back-office department and established a Yield Management technique. Elisabeth, sensitive to the difficulties of the Chambermaid job and aware of climate change, invested in bed lifters (which allow to make the beds at shoulder height) and in a dry-steaming tool that cleans and disinfects (no more aggressive cleaning products!!)
2016

YES, IT'S POSSIBLE !

Perrine excels in her field and becomes the Accommodation Director, as a replacement for her mum, Elisabeth.
Anais followed the family path and became the Manager of the back-office department. 
Céline completed her high school diploma with honors and joined her father, Eric, in the kitchen to become a chef