Gîte d'Alpage Les Ecuries de Charamillon

Gîte d'Alpage Les Ecuries de Charamillon

CHAMONIX MONT BLANC - Altitude: 1900 m - Capacity: 19 People
Opening period: From Saturday 8 June 2024 to Sunday 22 September 2024

Availability and online booking

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The Ecuries de Charamillon gîte is located in the heart of the mountain pastures on the Tour / Col de Balme ski area.
Peace and quiet are guaranteed, with only the black Hérens cows and marmots for company.
The sunny terrace and breathtaking views of the Mont-Blanc range and the Chamonix valley will help you recharge your batteries.

High altitude refuge in a former mountain pasture farmhouse
Accommodation capacity: 19 places in 5 dormitories, bed linen included.
3 showers, 2 WCs, restaurant & hors sac room

Bivouac area


The refuge is located in the Charamillon mountain pasture and is shown as "Chalets de Charamillon" on the IGN maps.
Accessible from the Tour du Mont Blanc trail, from the village of Le Tour (1h15) or from the Charamillon cable car (15 minutes).

After crossing the Col de Balme, follow the signs for Le Tour/Charamillon and descend into the mountain pastures between the two ski lifts.
Directional signs are posted in the mountain pasture.


Up to 19 people, please contact the caretaker directly.


Prices 2024

Half-board: 56 € (including overnight stay, breakfast and evening meal - drinks not included)
Half-board bivouac: €45
Breakfast: €12
Dinner: €23
Picnic: €12

Additional information

Restaurant serving lunch every day. A selection of fresh, local produce is on offer. The terrace offers superb views of the Mont Blanc range.
Valentina CREATINI
Alpages de Charamillon - Le Tour -
Tel. (during the season): 0033 (0)4 50 54 17 07
Tel. (Mobile): 0033 (0)6 66 37 31 23
Latitude: 46.014527712535603
Longitude: 6.9590663909912109


Half Board, Picnic, Lunchtime meal, Evening meal, Breakfast, Free tap water, Hot water for Thermos , Bread for sale, Small groceries for sale

Services offered

Area for drying clothes, Dining area, Free hot showers, Wifi (free), Extra sheets, Weather information, Electricity (220v)


Dining Area, Bar, Terrace, Bike and mountain bike storage area

Languages spoken

French, English, Italian, Spanish

Payment methods

Bank Card, Bank Cheque, Cash

Services located close by

Bus, Grocers, Ski Lifts
Communauté de Communes Pays du Mont-Blanc
Vallée de Chamonix Mont-Blanc
Espace Mont-Blanc
Les Houches Mont-Blanc
L'assemblée des Pays de Savoie
Vallorcine Mont-Blanc
Les Contamines
Passy Mont-Blanc
Saint Gervais
Servoz  Mont-Blanc
Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Creation: Alliance Réseaux