Chalet PapaGna - our own Chalet 5 minutes walk from the Zinal Gondola

Chalet PapaGna

DATES from 2 January - 24 April 2023


With the Val d’Anniviers, GZBA and Chalet PapaGna we offer the essential ingredients for the ultimate ski break. Mixing unrivalled and uncrowded skiing terrain with the best mountain guides and great chalet ambience to relax and recharge.


Our light and airy wooden chalet in Zinal, built in 2019, comfortably sleeps up to six guests in 3 rooms. Chalet PapaGna is a spacious chalet (120m2) located at the top end of the Vald'Anniviers and conveniently situated close to the lift and centre of Zinal. Built with pine from Arctic Lapland, the chalet was carefully designed to consider the environment it is superbly insulated and centrally heated efficiently and effectively with an air source heat pump system and cosy wood burning stove.

Chalet PapaGna has two floors, ground floor consists of a large open plan kitchen, dining and sitting room, bedroom 1 with double bed and en-suite shower room and a small restroom. The upper floors consists of bedroom 2 with twin beds and bedroom 3, a mezzanine room also with twin beds, these bedrooms share a large bathroom with bath. There is a separate heated ski room for boots and kit

COSTS - Build your own programme

• Chalet costs are based on 4 guests

• minimum stay 3 days/3 nights

• Half-board accommodation - CHF180.- per guest/night

• For groups of 3 we charge single room supplements single of CHF40.- per guest/night

• If you book for 6 or 7 nights we ask that you eat out on 2 nights

• Guiding - Full day guided off-piste CHF650.- per day (3/4 guests) CHF50.- per extra guest

• Guiding - minimum group size 3 maximum 6

We also offer self-catering - with guiding available by arrangement - please contact us direct to discuss.

Not included - Lift passes, insurance, equipment hire, lunches, drinks etc

Equipment - A full kit list will be sent out with joining instructions.

Travel - Zinal is easy to reach with multiple options by air, train, car and bus.

Click here for the Chalet PapaGna website

For bigger groups we work with a NEW chalet in Ayer

La Bergère is a 13 bed traditional Valaisan chalet recently lovingly renovated and featuring sociable open-plan living and dining with a cosy fireplace. The hosts Emily and John are keen ski-tourers, trail runners, mountain bikers and great chefs!

For those who would prefer a hotel here's the list:


Hotel Besso: Comfortable and friendly. Just 26 beds. The food is an excellent we've never had negative feedback from here!

Alpina Auberge: Rustic and quirky and good fun. Very reasonable and good food.

Pension de la Poste: Renovated this year to a high standard - only four rooms but it looks great!

Hotel La Pointe de Zinal: Recently renovated and only about 200m from the lift system.


Hotel Alpina: Ideally placed in the centre of the village, within spitting distance of the gondola station!

Hotel Cristal: Smart and comfortable with spacious, recently renovated rooms.

St Luc:

Hotel Bella Tola: recognised as one of the best hotels in the Alps. Authentic, quirky, yet contemporary. A Valais institution!


Chandolin Boutique Hotel: Newly opened, this stunning boutique hotel has been having rave reviews.

If you book with any of the above, please mention you were referred by GZBA.

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