The Tour du Mont Blanc is a unique trek of more than 170 km around Mont Blanc that can be completed in between 7 and 10 days passing through Italy, Switzerland and France.

Hikers, climbers and mountaineers will greatly appreciate stop overs offered by refuges and gites along the Tour du Mont Blanc.

Chalet 'Le Dolent' ( 1634 m )
LA FOULY (Swiss)

Capacity : 30 persons
It is open all year round but there are certain moments during the year when it is rented out on a self catering basis to groups for their own exclusive use. Our chalet is marked as "closed" or "full" on the website for these periods.

Click on the green boxes below to reserve this refuge :

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Chantal et Jean-Michel COPT
Route du Barfay 6 / via Route de Ferret
1944 LA FOULY (Swiss)
Tel. (During the off season): 0041 (0)79 220 39 91
Tel. (During the season): 0041 (0)27 783 29 31
Tel. (Mobile): 0041 (0)79 220 39 91
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Located outside the village at the edge of the forest, this chalet offers peace and tranquility.

It shares its name with the magnificent mountain towering over it: le mont Dolent (3823m tall), which acts as a vigilant sentinel over the three borders between Switzerland, France and Italy.

In Winter, the chalet offers the benefit of being directly accessible from the ski slopes.
Downhill skiing, cross country skiing (15km trail), toboggan run with lighting, snowshoe trails and ice climbing
In Summer, it is the starting point for many hiking and mountaineering trips to discover the fauna and flora. At this time of year our guests are delighted by the barbecues, swings and play areas surrounding the chalet and located in the forest. It is also possible to enjoy activities such as climbing, mountain biking, tennis, a climbing wall, aerial walkway, football and table tennis along with many other outdoor activities.
The chalet also has cable TV with 115 TV channels and 50 radio stations along with high speed WIFI internet


Free tap water, Hot water for Thermos

Services offered

Area for drying clothes, Possible to wash clothes, Dining area, Kitchen area, Free hot showers, Wifi (free), Public telephone, Weather information, Electricity (220v)


Dining Area, Private Parking, Terrace, Bike and mountain bike storage area

Languages spoken

French, English, German


Animals welcome

Payment methods


Services located close by

Bus, Taxi, Bakers, Grocers, Cash machine, bank, Tourist Office, Ski Lifts
Chalet "Le Dolent" is located 300 metres from the centre of "La Fouly," in le Val Ferret (Valais, Switzerland).

It is located by the main road linking La Fouly to the hamlet of Ferret.
We welcome groups
Prices 2024

Accommodation only
Price per person per night = 52.- CHF (tourist tax not included)

We offer you : A kitchenette / Free hot showers / Free WIFI


For groups of 30 people or more wanting to rent the chalet for exclusive use, please consult our website:
We offer you:
- A kitchenette
- Free hot showers
- Free WIFI

Caretaker :

Chantal and Jean-Michel COPT
tel. : 0041 79 220 39 91

Other refuges :

Traditional direction of the TMB

Maya-Joie (05mn)
Gîte de La Fouly (05mn)
Auberge des Glaciers (05mn)
Hôtel Edelweiss (05mn)
Au Club-Alpin ( 3h55mn )
Pension en Plein Air (4h00mn)
Auberge Gîte Bon Abri (4h15mn)
Chalet La Grange (4h15mn)
Relais d'Arpette (4h45mn)
Hôtel du Col de la Forclaz (8h25mn)
Refuge Le Peuty (8h55mn)
Auberge Mont-Blanc (9h00mn)
La Grande Ourse (9h00mn)

Clockwise direction of the TMB

Gîte La Léchère (25mn)
Hotel du Col de Fenêtre (40mn)
Gîte Alpage de La Peule (2h10mn)
Hotel Chalet Val Ferret (5h20mn)
Hôtel Lavachey (8h00mn)
Rifugio G. Bertone (9h10mn)
Hotel Funivia (11h30mn)
Gite le Randonneur du Mont Blanc (12h35mn)
Rifugio Maison Vieille (12h45mn)
Rifugio Monte Bianco CAI Uget (13h35mn)
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