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Refuge du Piton des Neiges

Address: 97413 Cilaos  show map
Location: Piton des Neiges
Guest score: 73% (3192 of 4385 recommend) (1870 reviews)

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.



”Nous avons passé un très agréable moment de convivialité. Une bonne ambiance et un bon repas copieux.”

Recommended by Anonymous
France France (Sat 06 Jul 2019)

”Bon équipement des dortoirs et bon accueil des responsables Par contre les sanitaires ne sont pas satisfaisants : Beaucoup d eau dans les toilettes mais pas d eau pour douche ou filet d eau pour dents. Repas : quantité largement suffisante. Qualité correcte mais manque l eau. Pour le prix l eau devrait être incluse...”

Recommended by Sophie
France France (Fri 05 Jul 2019)

Guest score 73%

(3192 of 4385 recommend)
Overall opinion 3.4 of 5
Welcoming, listening, kindness 3.9 of 5
Equipments 2.3 of 5
Cleanliness 3.3 of 5
Quality of the meals 3.6 of 5
Value for money 3.2 of 5

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