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Auberge de Bionnassay Refuge (1315m), Massif du Mont-Blanc

Originally a farmhouse this rustic mountain refuge has an intimate feel

The Auberge de Bionnassay refuge is a converted farm building from the late 18th century. It offers a traditional cosy feel with stone fire places and beautiful views from the terrace.

The refuge can sleep up to 45 people, with one dormitory of 20 beds and smaller rooms for 2, 4 or 6 people. It is advisable that you book in advance through the website link. For groups of 10 or more people, you will need to contact them via telephone.

Accommodation can be booked on a half-board, B&B or bed-only basis; children under the age of 12 are welcome and private rooms can reserved according to availability. Please contact the refuge directly for this season's prices and opening/closing dates.

The Auberge de Bionnassay is open from June to September.

Please enquire directly with the refuge for this season's prices and opening/closing dates.


The refuge is easily accessible. By car, once in St Gervais, take the road towards les Contamines followed by the Routé de Bionnay which will lead you straight into Bionnassay.

You can also travel to St Gervais by train and then take the Tramway du Mont Blanc to the Col de Voza and then walk to Bionassay (25 mins).

Also see: Maps of Chamonix, France

Location: Tour du Mont Blanc | Chamonix / Mont Blanc Valley


Property Style: Bivouac | Dormitory

Venue Style: Private Rooms


Sleeps: Sleeps 20+


Activities: Hiking / Walking | Mountaineering

Catering: Half-board | Breakfast | Dinner | Lunch


Open Seasons: Spring | Summer

Address: 3084 route de Bionnassay France | Tour du Mont Blanc | 74170

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