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This cottage offers a wonderful view on the mountains especially "cirque du Grand Renaud" and a peaceful setting. Come and relax with your family throughout the seasons.
This cottage can be found in the town of Villard-Reymond.
Located in the heart of the mountains of Oisans, the town hosts an impressive overview of Bourg-d'Oisans. At it's high altitude between the Grand Renaud and Petit Renaud peaks, the town faces the Grandes Rousses massif and the Alpe d'Huez and provides a spectacular view of the Riou valley and the Taillefer massif. The base of the township is located at 820m, on the right bank of the turbulent waters of the torrent of Lignarre, extending all the way to the summet of the Grand Renaud at 2732m, beneath the 45th parallel.
With it's town hall located at 1650m, Villard Reymond is recognized as the highest reaching township within Isère and the second highest in France. To get there, you must first cross the Lignarre by bridge, from which point the route begins a more rapid ascent and crosses the thorp of Villaret, known for its slate quarry. Road access to Villard Reymond is picturesque and provides a preview of the environmental characteristics found within such as Alpine forests, mineral cliffs and mountain pastures. It is not uncommon to spot deer and chamois from the car. Also while walking you can often hear the Black Woodpecker or the cuckoo; or observe the Hazel Grouse, the rock Partidge or the black grouse in their natural habitats. If you're lucky, you might even stumble upon a forest Orchid - a real treat for the eyes.
In the summer, several paths are accessible by foot or mountain bike to bring you to the Prégentil, the "Clot de la Selle" or even the "Col de Corbière". In the winter, different routes are available for those interested in snowshoeing or cross-country skiing.
As it is a community within the Ecrins National Park, Villard Reymond has much to offer from both an environmental and a touristic point of view with regards to the territory of Oisans.
Expect a warm welcome within this scenic beauty, where you are more than likely to feel at home.
firewood is provided free of charge. During the summer a shuttle is available to you every Saturday in July and August. So to that, you can reach Bourg d'Oisans to visit the market. Starting from Villard-Reymond at the bottom of the village at 8am, Back to Villard-Reymond at 10:30 in front of the tourist office in Bourg d'Oisans. There is a stop in La Palud, at the cheese dairy. Register no later than the day before at Gîte de l'Eau Blanche. Tel. 04 76 79 26 88.
- Ski locker
- Separate entrance
- Detached accommodation
- Equipment store closed
- Shelter for bikes/mountain bikes
- Sofa bed
- Bunk beds
- 140 cm bed
- Living room
- Double glazing
- Vacuum cleaner
- kitchen corner
- Separate toilet
- Electrical heating
- Private washing machine
- Fireplace / Wood burning stove
- Accommodation capacity: 6
- Maximum accommodation capacity: 6
- 2 double beds
- 2 simple beds
- Area of 51 m2
Throughout the year : open daily.
Weekend (furnished property): 170 €
Week: 300 to 400 €.
Gite de l'Eau Blanche
- Well-being equipment