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Refuge du Piton des Neiges

Address: 97413 Cilaos  show map
Location: Piton des Neiges
Guest score: 74% (3605 of 4893 recommend) (2132 reviews)

Mountain and trekking hostel | Location : Piton des Neiges
Mountain and Trekking Hostel

Refuge de la Caverne Dufour, also known as “Gîte du Piton des Neiges”, is an unmissable stop-off for hikers. It contains 4 dormitories and sleep a total of 48 people. The refuge is 1 hour and 15 minutes' walk from the summit of Piton des Neiges. Standing on the roof of the Indian Ocean at sunrise, hikers have views over almost all of the island, the Cirques of Mafate, Salazie and Cilaos, the volcano and a good part of the coastline. Meals available upon reservation 48 hours beforehand. The refuge belongs to the Mountain Gites Managers Association (AGGM).Pets not allowed.
Low-season prices.
Sheets are not provided.

For safety reasons, it is strictly forbidden to camp next to the refuge.



Location : Piton des Neiges
Mountain and Trekking Hostel

Refuge de la Caverne Dufour, also known as “Gîte du Piton des Neiges”, is an unmissable stop-off for hikers. It contains 4 dormitories and sleep a total of 48 people. The refuge is 1 hour and 15 minutes' walk from the summit of Piton des Neiges. Standing on the roof of the Indian Ocean at sunrise, hikers have views over almost all of the island, the Cirques of Mafate, Salazie and Cilaos, the volcano and a good part of the coastline. Meals available upon reservation 48 hours beforehand. The refuge belongs to the Mountain Gites Managers Association (AGGM).Pets not allowed.
Low-season prices.
Sheets are not provided.

For safety reasons, it is strictly forbidden to camp next to the refuge.



”Une nuit exécrable sur un matelas plastifié très désagréable d'ou le moindre mouvement est très bruyant.Absence d’oreiller et surtout présence d'une lumière agressive indiquant l'issue de secours .Impossible de fermer l'oeil de la nuit.Ce fut le cas pour 13 des 15 d'entre nous. Qualité du café médiocre(jus de chauss...”

Recommended by Henri
Réunion Réunion (Thu 06 Feb 2020)

”Malgré ce qu'on lit sur les sites, la nourriture n'est pas si mauvaise. Les gardiens sont souriant. Le dortoir est propre. Il ne faut pas oublier que tout est amené par hélico. Ça a un coût. ”

Recommended by Anonymous
France France (Thu 06 Feb 2020)

Guest score 74%

(3605 of 4893 recommend)
Overall opinion 3.4 of 5
Welcoming, listening, kindness 3.9 of 5
Equipments 2.4 of 5
Cleanliness 3.3 of 5
Quality of the meals 3.7 of 5
Value for money 3.2 of 5


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1- 90% of ours customers recommend us

2- Online booking

3- Available 24/7

4- Secure payment

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