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Volcan (Gîte du)

Address: Route du Volcan Pas de Bellecombe, 97439 Sainte-Rose  show map
Location: Volcan
Guest score: 91% (1738 of 1909 recommend) (701 reviews)

Location : Volcan
Moutain and Trekking Hostel

Tranquillity and a total change of scenery guaranteed in rocky, volcanic surroundings.
The Gîte du Volcan is located just 600 metres from the entrance to Piton de la Fournaise crater, enabling hikers and other volcano enthusiasts to spend the night close by with no fear for their safety, with dormitories for 4, 6 or 8 people available.Towels are not included. The gite offers sanitary facilities. Available hot water and electricity depend on the solar energy. As the electrical energy is solar , it is limited. It is also impossible to recharge your camera, handy, video camera etc… Please make arrangements for this.
A major attraction here is taking a moonlight walk across Plaine des Sables. The gite has a restaurant with panoramic views of La Rivière de l'Est. Morning, midday and evening meals available upon reservation 48 hours in advance. For security reasons it is impossible to reheat meals or to do the cooking oneself. The kitchen is not at customers’ disposal.
The gite is a member of the Association des Gestionnaires des Gîtes de Montagne (AGGM). Pets not allowed.

”Un matelas de meilleure qualité aurait aidé à mieux dormir et attaquer dans de bonnes conditions l’ascension du volcan. Fermeture approximative des portes de toilettes et du passage entre les wc et douche. ”

Recommended by Etc
France France (Sun 13 Jan 2019)

”Bonne expérience dans ce refuge/gite. Personnel sympathique et emplacement idéal pour les randos.”

Recommended by Anonymous
France France (Sat 12 Jan 2019)

Guest score 91%

(1738 of 1909 recommend)
Overall opinion 4.1 of 5
Welcoming, listening, kindness 4.2 of 5
Equipments 3.4 of 5
Cleanliness 4 of 5
Quality of the meals 4.3 of 5
Value for money 4.1 of 5

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