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Chalet comfort 80 m2, Summer / Winter, ground 1000m2, lakes, rivers, mountain

Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Fully equipped chalet, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 4 TVs, air conditioning, surrounded by mountains

It is a love story with this cottage that was written long ago, seduced by its location in the heart of the mountains between Briançon and Lake Serre-Ponçon, bordering the beautiful Durance in turquoise colors where you will see the many kayaks coming from a lot higher as soon as you cross the bridge on your arrival, the glaciers being just above our heads.



On your arrival, you discover pretty little chalets in a charming undergrowth, then our little piece of paradise, in its green and mountains.

Large swimming pool and children's pool, heated to 28 °, July / August only, reserved exclusively for the residents of the chalets.

Tennis all year long and a small playground for children from 2 to 7 years old.

Land of 1000 m2;

Isolated roads, but still close to all amenities.

Private parking in front of the chalet; very easy access throughout the year;

Garden shelter access located next to the barbecue for various storage (luggage or other). Can be very useful.


- 2 bedrooms each with 1 double bed (1 in 140, the other in 120); capacity of 4 people with possibility of a cot for baby with an excellent mattress or an auxiliary fireside;

- 2 bathrooms;

- Independent toilets;

- Fully equipped American kitchen;

- Dining room ;

- Living room ;

- reversible air conditioning; 4 TVs including 1 in each room; mini HIFI channel;

- Large terrace with sitting area and dining area, sheltered by 2 bay windows to enjoy outdoor meals, even in the evening, overlooking the garden and the mountains (magic atmosphere!)

- Superb barbecue covered and lit, usable in any season.

- Complete equipment in household and appliances including Nespresso and electric coffee maker, juicer, filter jug, kettle, electric robot, electric knife, blender, blender, scale, etc.... ; Oven and hob; Microwaves; Large fridge-freezer; Washing machine ; Board and iron; Board games; Numerous storage; Hair-dryer ; 2 scales; Pillow cases; blankets; bath mat ; tea towels. Wifi access.

We added a raclette service, very friendly on vacation!

The linen sets are not provided as well as the towels.

Possibility on request to provide sheets with beds made on arrival, at the rate of 15. 00 € per room.


We are in the "wonderland", in Guillestrois, in the heart of the Ecrins and Queyras. This region offers a range of nature destinations of astonishing diversity; From the valleys of the Durance and Guil to the slopes of Risoul and Vars, through the heart of Val d'Escreins, classified as a nature reserve and integrated into the Queyras Nature Park, the Guillestrois mountains are a wonderful cocktail of sweetness and rudeness. At their feet, the villages of St-Crépin, Guillestre and Mont-Dauphin with its stronghold built by Vauban at the end of the 17 th century, an architectural jewel, now classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, are superb places of discovery .

The Pays des Ecrins is located in the north-east, straddling the Durance and entering the Ecrins National Park by the Vallouise, the Fournel valley and the Freissinières valley. It also includes the territories of Argentière La Bessée, Champcella, Pelvoux, Puy Saint Vincent, La Roche de Rame, Cold Wing etc ... The breathtaking landscapes are very varied and offer beautiful hikes in the forests, pastures, torrents, waterfalls, lakes, to discover treasures of beauty, animals in freedom (chamois, ibex, marmots, deer, raptors ...). A wide variety of flowers and plants make nature a wonderful garden.

The Queyras is protected by the vertiginous moat of the Gorges du Guil, the fascinating Fort Queyras of the 13th century perched on its rock, dominated by a Latin giant, Mount Viso (3841 m) which extends its protective shade to the highest villages of the Queyras which are also the highest in Europe. It is also said of Saint-Veran, perched at 2042 m, that it is "the country where roosters peck the stars and" the highest commune where we eat the bread of God ". The territory of Queyras is a real secret garden, home to magnificent valleys flooded with light and bathed in authenticity where nature is of exceptional richness, beautiful, generous, crisscrossed with impetuous torrents and source of endless wonder!

At 1000 m, the situation of the cottage offers many advantages, close to all amenities, with a very pleasant climate, enjoying a beautiful sunshine.

The range of activities to be practiced nearby is considerable:

Paradise for hiking or mountain biking, from the simple family walk to the most sporting hikes; White water sports par excellence with the Guil and the Durance (rafting, canyoning, river descents that have also been adapted to children to make them dream!) ; climbing, via ferrata, paragliding, etc ...

The Guillestrois is also an exceptional and renowned mountain flying site, among the most beautiful in France. Thanks to exceptional aerological conditions, you can hover in the air and fly over the most beautiful summits of the Alps!

Some ideas for walks close to the chalet (3 to 5 minutes):

- The small medieval village of Saint-Crépin with its forest of thuriferous junipers (extraordinary point of view on the valley and the Durance);

- the adorable little lake of Saint-Crépin, isolated from the roads, which transforms itself into a summer season into a real leisure center with a play area for children, wooden tables and benches;

- the Mont-Dauphin marmot trail at the foot of the Place Forte where you can admire the panoramic view, which will amaze young and old (the marmots live in freedom and just sit in front of their burrows to see them appear !) ;

- the legendary petrifying fountain of Réotier, heritage treasure and geological curiosity to see absolutely.

- the fish farm in a beautiful shady setting where you can fish or buy your trout before grilling the barbecue of the cottage in summer;

- the hot springs with the beneficial properties of the Phasy Plan;

- the mysterious descent of the rue des Masques on the heights of Guillestre and its splendid waterfall!

- The water of Eygliers for the joys of the bathing and its base of leisures with water activities, park accrobranche, park for children, horsemanship, rides in pony, sport course, etc ...

Not far from there, at 30 minutes, the lake of Serre-Ponçon will offer you its natural wealth, its numerous aquatic activities and its magnificent Animal Park;

At 45 minutes you can also enjoy the delights of a naturally warm water at the Grands Bains de Monêtier (documentation on www.grandsbains.fr);

At 25 minutes, the beautiful fortified town of Briançon (the highest town in France) with the "Vauban city" or "gargoyle" is a popular place for a walk, steeped in history.

In winter, the geographical location at the crossroads of several ski resorts make the stay very attractive: Vars, Risoul, Puy Saint Vincent, 20 minutes; Serre-Chevalier 35 minutes and the family resorts of Queyras (Ceillac, Arvieux, Molines, Abriès).

You can choose between downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing or superb winter walks.

You will enjoy the charm, sweetness and tranquility of the cottage at the end of a day in the resort or on walks.

Free shuttles from Guillestre or Mont-Dauphin station.

You will be captivated by this beautiful region that will delight lovers of sport, nature, local cuisine, geology, archeology and history and you will feel a deep sense of freedom through the mountains, fresh air, water, life. ..!

Note that in February 2015, the restaurant 'Les Tables de Gaspard' in Saint-Crépin receives a star in the Michelin guide.


More Details


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Saint-Crépin in Hautes-Alpes

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 09:30
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sunbed
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Bathroom 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • Two bathrooms with plenty of storage. Magnifier mirror, hair dryer and bath mats (in each). A large private bathroom with washing machine and heated towel rail. A smaller adjoining bedroom.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • The beds are equipped respectively with 2 pillowcases, blankets, mattress protectors. (extra pillows available in closet + small cushions). It should be noted that the largest room with bed 140 is adjacent to a bathroom. It has a wall-mounted TV, storage furniture and wardrobe. The second bedroom, smaller, includes a 120 bed, a wall-mounted TV, closet and wardrobe. Sheets not provided but possibility to provide them with beds made on arrival at the rate of 15. 00 € per room. Sheets of the same size can be used for both bedrooms. Possibility to also provide: - an umbrella bed with its mattress - an extra fireside for an extra bed
  • Books
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Bicycles
  • Canoe
  • Communal Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
In terms of equipment, noted the many cupboards, complete and varied dishes, many household appliances, large shoe closet, iron and ironing board, dishwasher, washing machine, electric towel in bathroom bath. We leave some books available for hiking and many docs on the region. The cottage and its surroundings leave any possibility according to the aspirations. Enjoy the privacy of it and around you will find farms, good restaurants, tourist attractions (swimming, horseback riding, mountain biking, whitewater sports, tree climbing, hiking, skiing etc ...), and beautiful sites historical.


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Chalet comfort 80 m2, Summer / Winter, ground 1000m2, lakes, rivers, mountain
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 42 reviews
West coast of Scotland

Well equipped warm comfortable chalet

  • 5 of 5

This chalet is in a very quiet location in the middle of the valley !2 miles south of Briancon , its a great location for traveling around the Alps , which we did on our motorcycles.

Don't let the airfoils put you off you look over it, its for gliders and we never heard a thing the week we were there.

Muriel and Richard were very helpful with the booking despite the language barrier.

Great holiday chalet in a nice location

  • Review Submitted: 28-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Cher Ian, Un immense merci pour votre commentaire qui nous touche. La barrière de la langue n'a pas été en effet un problème car la courtoisie, l'amabilité et la gentillesse sont des qualités universelles que l'on reconnait immédiatement. Nous vous remercions très sincèrement pour tous ces échanges et votre confiance. Au plaisir de quelques nouvelles de votre beau pays et du magnifique endroit où vous résidez ! Bien cordialement Muriel et Richard
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US Renters

  • 5 of 5

Sometimes travelers from the US are hesitant to rent places in a foreign country because there are too many unknowns. US vacationers can rent this beautiful chalet with confidence-all the information listed is accurate and the setting is beautiful! There are many activities to do in all of the seasons within a short scenery packed drive. This is a chalet that is easy to prepare meals in (complete with a wood fire grill) and most importantly, dining outside is relaxing whether you are on the protected porch or on the lawn. If you want the feel of being in the Alps without having the crowds, busyness or being surrounded by multi-level condos, this is the place. The owners are very responsive and despite the language barrier all our questions were answered. What we enjoyed most was the peace and tranquility the location offered. We hope others enjoy it too!

  • Review Submitted: 17-May-2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Chers Trudy et Bradley, Quel bonheur d'avoir échangé avec des personnes aussi aimables et chaleureuses que vous ! Nous vous adressons un immense merci pour vos éloges et cette superbe appréciation ! Nous sommes si heureux que vous ayez apprécié le confort du chalet et profité de toutes les belles balades et randonnées alentours. Votre avis enthousiaste nous encourage à offrir toujours le maximum à nos futurs visiteurs, à partager notre amour pour cette magnifique région et notre chalet que nous souhaitons le plus accueillant et douillet possible ! Encore mille mercis pour tout et peut-être aurons-nous l'immense plaisir de vous accueillir un jour à nouveau...
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  • 5 of 5

We have staid in the chalet for a week and had a amazing time! The chalet offers you everything you need! Beautiful surroundings....mountains everywhere!!

Lots to do like canyoning, raften, adventure-parks!!

If you're looking for a great accommodation, than check this chalet!!!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jul-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for this very nice appreciation ! We are pleased that you all enjoyed the chalet, the Framework and all the activities possible ! It will be with great pleasure that we will welcome you again if you decide to return one day for another Holiday project !
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Encore un magnifique séjour !

  • 5 of 5

Nous avions déjà découvert ce joli chalet et sommes ravis d’avoir choisi d’y retourner cette année. La neige était au rendez vous et nous a apporté un complément parfait ! L’endroit est toujours aussi propre et bien tenu, et décoré avec goût. Un moment idéal, hors du temps dans le calme absolu. Dépaysement total !

  • Review Submitted: 21-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci infiniment pour cette très aimable appréciation et surtout de votre fidélité. C'est un réel privilège pour nous de vous accueillir au chalet avec la petite famille qui s'est agrandie ! Bravo aux enfants pour le joli bonhomme de neige qui a joliment décoré le jardin ! Vos visites chez nous sont toujours infiniment appréciées ! Bon retour à Rousset ! Muriel et Richard
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Francis isle sur sorgue

  • 5 of 5

Séjour du 3 au 10 février 2018

Un chalet raffiné propice à la détente

Chalet très confortable où il ne manque absolument rien, en électroménager, Tv dans chaque pièce, disponibilités (super pratique ) de l'abri de jardin et des petites attentions très appréciables pour lesquelles nous remercions chaleureusement les propriétaires, nous connaissons déjà le chalet pour lequel nous avions eu la première fois un véritable coup de coeur, tant pour la décoration raffinée que pour son environnement au splendide panorama.

Nous avions apprécié la facilité d'accès en voiture et la tranquillité du lieu au milieu des arbres, loin de la route avec une proximité cependant de toutes les commodités et au coeur d'une région splendide entre les Écrins et le Queyras. Très proche de surcroît des stations de Vars et Risouls. Le camp de base idéal pour de formidables vacances !

A recommander vivement.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Un écrin au cœur de la nature !

  • 5 of 5

Séjour merveilleux dans un cadre de rêve…

Rien ne manquait dans ce joli chalet de famille à l’atmosphère douce et feutrée « ambiance montagne » où tout est prévu pour vous apporter un confort optimal.

Le barbecue couvert est la cerise sur le gâteau !

Cette période « avant hiver » nous a offert de sublimes tableaux naturels aux sommets enneigés, baignés de la lumière des Alpes du sud.

La région offre un riche patrimoine culturel et historique en plus de ses paysages tous plus beaux les uns que les autres !

Un immense merci pour les attentions de bienvenue, pour tous les messages extrêmement chaleureux et sympathiques des propriétaires ainsi que de leur suivi depuis le début de nos échanges jusqu’après notre séjour.

Nous reviendrons le plus vite possible !

  • Review Submitted: 03-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Quel bonheur et quelle récompense à la lecture de cette magnifique appréciation ! Un immense merci à vous pour avoir si joliment exprimé votre sentiment sur la région et le chalet. Bon retour à Sorgues dans l'attente de vous accueillir à nouveau, ce qui sera un réel privilège. Muriel et Richard
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22 February, 2018


Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Lacour Mont Dauphin
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Mont Dauphin
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
Tables de Gaspard * - Pizzeria - LACOUR (3km)
Nearest Ski
20 Kilometres
4 (Vars/Risoul 20mn, Puy St Vincent, Serre Che)
Car: necessary

Restaurant 'tables Gaspard' - 1 star - Saint Crépin 400 m

Restaurant Pizzeria - Saint Crépin

Restaurant 'Lacour' Montdauphin - 3 km

First flight - Aerodrome of Saint Crépin

cinema - Guillestre 6 km

Base Recreation and Adventure Park - Lake of Eygliers 3 km

Whitewater Sports - St Crépin / St Clément sur Durance - Guillestre

Catching fish - Réotier 3 km

Super markets (Crossroads intermarché) - Guillestre or Argentiere

Hospital - Briançon 25 km

Medical centers - Guillestre or Argentiere

Vars / Risoul: 20 km

Puy St Vincent: 25 km

Serre-Chevalier: 30 km


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Saint-Crépin, Hautes-Alpes

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Vacances février 2018
10 Feb 2018 - 9 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Eté haute saison 2018
30 Jun 2018 - 17 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Eté moyenne saison 2018
18 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Noël 2018
22 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Hors vacances 2019
5 Jan 2019 - 8 Feb 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Vacances février 2019
9 Feb 2019 - 8 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Eté haute saison 2019
29 Jun 2019 - 16 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Eté moyenne saison
17 Aug 2019 - 30 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Noël 2019
21 Dec 2019 - 27 Dec 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax £0.71 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 18 years.

Arrhes à la réservation de 25%, caution demandée de 300.00 € à la remise des clés, restituée au départ
Forfait ménage départ 60 €
Possibilité de fournir les draps avec lits faits à l'arrivée au tarif de 15.00 € par chambre

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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