Refuge du Plan de l'Aiguille

Refuge du Plan de l'Aiguille

CHAMONIX MONT BLANC - Altitude: 2207 m - Capacity: 39 People
Opening period: Open from 01 June 2024 to 6 October 2024

Availability and online booking

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Completely renovated , the refuge is located at the foot of the Aiguille du Midi, facing Mont-Blanc at an altitude of 2200 m.
We will be delighted to welcome you from June 1rst to November 1rst for: 
- a meal or a tart 
- an night in the refuge, accommodation only or half board for hikers or climbers (the Chamonix needles)
- a business seminar


Several accesses and beautiful hikes are possible:
> From the intermediate station of the Aiguille du Midi cable car, by a very easy and short walk in 0h10 minutes!
> From the Montenvers-Mer de Glace station, by the beautiful viewpoint of the "Signal Forbes" and the superb "Balcon Nord -Sentier des Aiguilles", a panoramic path facing the Mont-Blanc in 2h45.
> From the Grépon car park, (car park of the Aiguille du Midi cable car), by the "Pré du Rocher", the shortest complete ascent through the forest, in 3h30.
> From the Planards car park (Montenvers-Mer de Glace train car park), via the "Blaitière de Dessous et de Dessus" mountain pastures, a place of pastoral life, in 3h55.
> From the Grépon car park (car park of the Aiguille du Midi cable car), via "Grand Bois", a diversion to the West and the view of the "Cascade du Dard", in 4h05.


For group bookings, please contact the warden directly on 0033 (0)6 65 64 27 53


Prices 2024*
Half-Board = 68 €
Half-Board teenagers = 62 € 
Half-Board children = 56 €
Half-Board guide or leader = 60 €
Overnight stay only = 30 €
Picnic = 12 €
*Tourist tax not included (0.80€ per person)

Additional information

It is possible to privatise a room according to the following rule: the necessary places are reserved in the half-board formula and ALL THE UNACCEPTED PLACES must be reserved at the same time at the rate of the privatisation option.
Refuge du Plan de l'Aiguille - 75 Impasse de la Gare -
Tel. (out of season): 0033 (0) 6 65 64 27 53
Tel. (during the season): 0033 (0)6 65 64 27 53
Tel. (Mobile): 0033 (0)6 65 64 27 53
Latitude: 45.905500000000004
Longitude: 6.8826999999999998


Half Board, Picnic, Upon reservation, Lunchtime meal, Evening meal, Breakfast, Hot water for Thermos

Services offered

Free hot showers, Weather information, Electricity (220v)


Dining Area, Terrace

Languages spoken



Animals welcome

Payment methods

Bank Card, Bank Cheque, Cash

Services located close by

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