Mountain hut Pic du Mas de la Grave – Chez Polyte

The mountain hut is located in the heart of an alpine area particularly conducive for hiking during Summer as well as Winter. It also provides an ideal stopover on the GR54 from the well known Tour de l'Oisans. The winter shelter open for 6 people, wood, gas, dishes, blanket.

Descriptif Mountain hut Pic du Mas de la Grave – Chez Polyte

Be welcome at Polyte's mountain hut (nickname of the last inhabitant of the place)
We built the chalet at the heart of Natura 2000 Goleon - Emparis area
Without any difficulty of access, the mountain hut is located in the valley de la Buffe, 6 kilometers far from the hamlet of Le Chazelet, facing la Meije (3983 m) and its wonderful glacier
The chalet is the ideal place to be for climbing the peak of Mas de la Grave, which with its 3021 m is "one of the most beautiful panoramic viewpoint in the Alps."
We will welcome you around a good table and we will offer you cozy accommodation in small dorms or bedrooms.
The guardians will advise you on suitable itineraries, depending on weather conditions and your interests.
You will also find a Finnish sauna, a perfect way to relax after exercice !


  • Refuge
  • Health protocol
  • Mountain chalet
  • Recent building
  • Rooms
  • Dormitory


  • Covered picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Sustainable development
  • Equipment store closed
  • Soal hot water
  • Waste management
  • Photovoltaic panel


  • Pets welcome
  • Independently Managed
  • Full-board
  • Breakfast
  • Booking obligatory
  • Bivouac
  • Wi-fi
  • Half-board
  • Restaurant
  • Picnic hampers
  • Guarded refuge in winter
  • Horse hotel


  • Bunk beds
  • Free private internet access
  • kitchen corner
  • Hot showers

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French


  • Total capacity: 32
  • 32 people maximum


Night : from 15€ to 25 € Half board (pp) : from 28€ to 50 € Night : from 15€ to 25 € Half board (pp) : from 26€ to 50 €
Price Min. Max.
Night (from 08/02/2020 to 29/03/2020) €15 €25
Half board (pp) (from 08/02/2020 to 29/03/2020) €28 €50
Night (from 13/06/2020 to 18/09/2020) €15 €25
Half board (pp) (from 13/06/2020 to 18/09/2020) €26 €50

Night sleeping bag rental = 3€
Lunch = a la carte

City tax included: NON

Means of payment

  • Cheque
  • Cash

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Location supplement

Technical informations :
- altitude: 1944 m
- altitude difference: 250m
- access time: 1h30

SUMMER = From Le Chazelet village parking, take the wide track that will lead you to the three hamlets of Les Rivets (about 30 minutes). Count about 1h30.

WINTER = Take the same route as in Summer but, arrived at the "Croix de Tuf", turn right towards the sheepfold of Orliers. (Count 1h30 to 2h startin from Le Chazelet village)