Winter in Chindonne


Chindonne & Domaine de Giettes is ready to welcome you to enjoy winter fun for everyone!


Chindonne & Its Mountain Resort

Winter in Chindonne is a whole new atmosphere. On its own ski area, Domaine des Giettes, the hostel offers a warm atmosphere specific to alpine ski holidays and welcomes mountain lovers to eat, sleep, celebrate and enjoy all the winter activities in the area.

The Chindonne lodge is located on the slopes, between the two ski lifts (ski in & ski out) with catering & accommodation possible for groups of all sizes.

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Chindonne Winter Escape
moonlight skiing evenings

Calendar & Events

Come and join us for days on the slopes or for “full moon” evenings with a guaranteed good atmosphere!
Group Parties Swiss Alps


Privatize the lodge and/or the ski area for your birthday, ski camp, or company outing.
Winter at Chindonne

Domaine des Giettes

A charming little resort located at 1300 meters and 1800 meters above Monthey.

Here Is The Opening Program For This Winter 2023

In partnership with Télégiettes, we offer days and evenings of free skiing with the option of meals or half board at the lodge.

Free Skiing, Lunch Break, Full Moon Evenings

Chindonne and Télégiettes offers five opening dates (full moon day AND evening):

Skiers & snowboarders, enjoy FREE use of the Télégiettes ski lifts all day and evening. The Auberge de Chindonne, ideally located on the slopes, between the two ski lifts, will be open to serve you.

At noon: Enjoy a soup, a burger or a hot chocolate on the terrace of the Auberge de Chindonne.

Nights you’ll love! Skiing on privatized slopes, with the moon as the only light and the majestic fir trees as guardians of your descents… In the distance, the sparkling points of the valley guiding you.

Then, we stop at the inn for a delicious fondue by the fire, with friends or family. Skiers & non-skiers welcome. Tracks secured by Télégiettes. Possibility to sleep & have breakfast on site.

The Schedules?

Ski lifts:
Saturday: 10am-8pm
Sunday: 10am-4pm

Chindonne Lodge:
Saturday: 12 p.m.-3 p.m. & from 5 p.m.

The Menu?

Charcuterie board
Cheese fondue & country bread
40.- p.p.

In case of food concern, do not hesitate to contact us.
For lunch, we will offer a small menu of drinks and dishes.

The Rates?

Ski lifts: free
Fondue menu at the inn: 40 chf
Children’s fondue menu: 30 chf
Half-board package with overnight stay in dormitory and breakfast at the hostel: 95 chf
Child half-board: 65 chf
With overnight stay in a private room: 130 chf

Do You Need To Reserve?

Reservations are recommended as places are limited at the hostel – please contact us at Cancellations of events, and the closing of ski lifts, are possible in the event of bad weather. We will announce the same day before 16H on social networks and by e-mail for those who have booked at the hostel.

Other Frequently Asked Questions

Go snowshoeing, skinning, or book a quad or snow groomer ride with us

Meet at the parking lot in front of the restaurant “les Cerniers”. The start of the slopes is a 5-minute walk from the Cerniers car park.

Route des Cerniers 100
1871 Les Giettes

Climb to the hostel:
In the buttocks
15 minutes
Good level of ski/snowboard necessary for the butt lift
Tracks: blue and red
See the map

On snowshoes or skins
Duration 1h15-1h30
Follow the marked and indicated routes: “Forest Tour” and “Chindonne Tour”
See the map 

In snow groomer
15 minutes
Up to 12 people at the same time
15 CHF p.p. per round trip
By reservation only

We recommend a headlamp for after 5 p.m. in addition to the usual ski equipment.

It pays to be a good skier as the conditions are tougher at night. The descent takes place on blue and red runs.
The tracks will be marked and secured by Télégiettes.
The butt lift is quite steep and you need a good level

Depending on the weather conditions and the number of customers, opening times and dates may change. You can always check our website or facebook or instagram page for the latest info.
Children are welcome

Privatize The Lodge For Your Events From Mid-December To Mid-April

Our flexibility and the quality of our infrastructures will allow you to organize events of all types for groups from 30 people with the rare possibility of renting your own winter sports resort.

In addition to a personalized catering and accommodation formula, enjoy an exclusive recreational area of ​​more than 250 hectares by privatizing the entire Giettes area with these unlimited winter activities.

Ideal for: Birthday / Seminar / Yoga & Meditation Retreat / Ski Clubs / Snow Camp / School Run / Family Party / Wedding / Summer Camp / Company Outing


The hostel: 69 beds divided into private rooms and dormitories, ski in/out
The mazot: completely renovated with 4-5 beds
In partnership with chalet cazot: 60 additional beds possible
No noise limit for your parties


A large 60-seat room and a large modular 100-seat room
Single meal, half board or full board
Made-to-order drinks option or open bar package

Domaine les Giettes

Ski slopes & winter sports at your doorstep
A whole mountain as a playground

Our Current Group Rates & Offers

Your visit will contribute to actively and concretely and directly support our Association les Cerniers in favor of Youth and Sport.

Meals at the Lodge
(From 30 people)

Mountain menu
Charcuterie board
Cheese Fondue
Dessert of the day
40.- p.p.

Private Lodge
(From 30 people)

Mountain menu + overnight stay + breakfast

+95 chf p.p. (place in dormitory)
+130 chf p.p. (private room)

Holiday Camps
(From 30 people)

Full board from 55.- p.p. for the week

Price privatization of the domain and activities on request

Private Ski Lifts
(Select dates only)

Up to 2 days and weekends 10H – 16H
CHF 1,500.- / day

From 3 days 10H – 16H
CHF 800.- / day

Evening 19H – 21H
CHF 350.- /evening


Giettes Resort & Winter Activities

The Giettes resort is a charming little resort located at an altitude of 1300 meters and 1800 meters above Monthey.

What is the CFSJ?

In 2004 we revived the small resort of Les Giettes, then abandoned. After great efforts to bring this resort back to life (ski lifts, snowshoe trails and marked walks, etc.), in 2017 we created our non-profit association, Les Cerniers en Faveur de la Jeunesse et du Sport (CFJS), with 3 main goals:

We need support to continue offering these services to as many people as possible. Become an active supporter of our association by contacting us at +41 79 266 2000 or to make your donation.