Bostan mountain refuge

Chemin Rural de de Bostan
74340 Samoëns


From 01/06 to 30/09/2023, daily.

From 26/12/2023 to 14/04/2024, daily.

From 01/06 to 29/09/2024, daily.


Half board (pp): 47 €.


Above Samoëns and isolated in the mountains, the Bostan refuge is the ideal place to welcome hikers for a short break or for the night. Accommodation and catering in the mountains. Home and local products. Pleasure for the eyes and taste buds. .

It overlooks the Giffre valley and the town of Samoëns.
- In summer, it is easily accessible on foot, for everyone in around 1 hour 45 minutes from the Allamands car park and gives the possibility of trekking in a loop for a day or over several days.
- In winter, the valley is a classic for all levels, both on skis and on snowshoes (Col de Bostan - head of Bostan) - about 2 hours.
At the refuge, you will find a warm welcome in a friendly atmosphere. You can eat at noon, and in the evening you quench your thirst at any time and sleep (it is recommended to book in advance).

Complément d'informations

Lunchtime catering (omelets, salads and Savoyard specialties)

Restauration et ravitaillement

For the good and the pleasure of your taste buds, the caretaker has chosen to use organic and local products for the preparation of all our small dishes. A la carte lunch for lunch and a hiker's menu in the evening.

Gestes pour l'environnement

Each waste is sorted then returned to the valley and the degradable material is composted. Electricity is provided by photovoltaic panels.

Bons plans

In summer, the Refuge is located on the GRP des Dents Blanches and Tour du Haut Giffre route. - Day hike: Col de Bostan - Tête de Bostan - Dents Blanches - Ideas for a 2-day tour with nearby refuges: de Folly, or de la Vogealle (for good walkers, specific equipment sometimes necessary)


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