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Address: Chef Lieu, 74390 Chatel, Abondance, France
Phone Number: +33 4 50 73 24 69
08:30 - 19:00
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 19:00

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Booked a paragliding and a rafting experience through this business.

Friendly, helpful service. Was accommodating and patient with our basic French language abilities! Had to cancel my husbands rafting place due to an bike accident, the owner was... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 August 2016
Sudbury, United Kingdom
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Sudbury, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Friendly, helpful service. Was accommodating and patient with our basic French language abilities! Had to cancel my husbands rafting place due to an bike accident, the owner was helpful and called up the rafting company to arrange a refund, no problem.

Thank oscar_jacob
Belfast, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

When our twins of 8 decided for the first time this year that they would like to hang up their skis for a while and turn to the dark side...this presented a skiing Mum and Dad with a bit of a problem. We know absolutely nothing about Snowboarding! Luckily the instructor directed us to the hugely knowledgable and professional Claude... More 

Thank John K
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26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

Perfect place to rent your gear. Very helpful and fast service. Staff speaks English which is great and rare.

Thank Karen C
Espoo, Finland
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

Ok ski fix. Quick at least. Location is good. Depending of course where you're staying or going up skiing.

Thank Hairy-mic
Le Bouveret, Switzerland
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2015

Very friendly staff who were quick and keen to help us. Quality of the kit we received was excellent too.

Thank UKLouise1972
Bath, United Kingdom
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150 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

Good selection, very willing to help. But do remember to book online in advance - you get a 50%+ discount over "walk in"

Thank rupes_Bath
Modbury, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2015

Recently purchased my skis, boots and poles at this shop on a recommendation. I was not disappointed - the service was excellent from an experienced and knowledgeable guy who was so patient with my schoolboy french!

Thank PhilgS
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2015

I would not hesitate to recommend Claude to anyone visiting Chatel. He goes out of his way to help you, and is very friendly and knowledgeable. You can leave your skis and boots overnight so going to après is a lot more comfortable without your boots and they are lovely and warm the next day. Prices are very reasonable and... More 

Thank bunnytops
Oxford, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2014

Claude and his team has consistently delivered outstanding service to us and eveyone we have recommended them to over the many years that we have owned our apartment in chatel.

Thank JamesGoddard
London, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2014

Very friendly and good service for a quick glide over Chatel. I will definitely go again. I think I will do the top glide next time......

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