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CASTLES walking stay from September 9th to 16th, 2017


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drapeau anglaisLena A. (18/09/2017)

We were a group of 28 walkers who all had a great time. The hotel was clean and comfortable, and the facilities were lovely. I particularly enjoyed my spa afternoon in the sauna and jacuzzi, while oth...all the comments



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Guided SNOWSHOEING single-centre - winter 2018

The « Sucs » of the Mezenc and Gerbier de Jonc

Snowshoe tours around the foot of the Mézenc massif and Gerbier de Jonc, the sources of the Loire and the Ardèche plateau. Five and a half days of snowshoeing*. The lunch is at the hotel, except once, when it is in a characteristic inn.

Snowshoeing at Les Estables. Snowshoeing near the Gerbier de Joncs, at the Sources of the Loire river. Close to the Cross of Les Boutières. Snowshoeing in the sun. On the top of Mont Mézenc. In the middle of the frosted pines. Cloud sea arround the Mézenc. Snowdrifts jumping ! Near the Saint-Front Lake. At the sources of Lignon.

The topography, characterized by high plateaux dotted with volcanoes called "sucs", affords you numerous and spectacular views of the surrounding massifs : the Alps of course, but also the Cantal and the Sancy mountains, Mount Lozère, the Pilat massif and the Forez mountains, in fact nearly all the Massif Central.

In the evening, after your snowshoe trek, relax in the sauna, bathe in the indoor heated swimming pool opposite the snow, play billiards or ping-pong, etc.

All inclusive holiday in full board.
Lenght : 8 days/7 nights, from the Saturday afternoon to the following Saturday morning.
Dates : In December 2017, January, February and March 2018.
Level : medium : 5 to 6 hours' walking, between 300 and 500 meters of difference in level each day.
Return to the hotel for lunch, except on one day when you have lunch is at an inn.

Do you want to book for a group of more than 8 people ? Refer to the page stay for GROUPS..

Guided SNOWSHOEING holiday information sheetGuided SNOWSHOEING holiday information sheet  2018

Note : the price in single room is obligatory for the single persons.

General Terms of Sale

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The payment is made on the server of our bank (Crédit Agricole) and not on our website. The transaction is secured by E-transactions CA. Once you have entered the details of your stay, you will be redirected to the server of Crédit Agricole.


  • Two-week stay : discount 5 % for the 2 weeks.
  • Discount for the children in the parents' room : children over 12 years : - 20 %

* (not available for the on-line booking - contact us by phone or by mail) :

Our prices include :

  • the full board, from Saturday evening to following Saturday morning,
  • the access to the indoor pool and to the multi-jet shower,
  • the loan of the snowshoeing equipment (raquettes, poles, but not the boots - bring hiking boots)
  • guides on snowshoe treks
  • transport during your stay for the organised activities,
  • hotel car-park.

What you pay for :

  • Optional insurance : the cancellation and interrupted occupancy :
    3.9 % of the total amount of the stay (minimum : € 8). Purchase it at the time of booking. more...
  • the access to the sauna and jacuzzi, the massages and relaxation sessions (see the spa packages),
  • the station (Le Puy en Velay) to hotel shuttle service on a fixed timetable : € 22 per person return (please enquire for train timetables and for booking at least one week in advance)
  • drinks at the hotel bar and during meals, extras,
  • visitor's tax : € 0.80 per person per day for adults.

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