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.

Gîte le Pontet ( 1170 m )

Capacity : 64 persons
Open from 31 May 2024 to 30 September 2024 / for the summer season

Click on the green boxes below to reserve this refuge :

Key : Refuge open Refuge fully-booked Refuge closed Refuge not bookable online. Contact the shelter
2485 route de Notre-Dame de la Gorge
Tel. (During the season): 00 33 (0)4 50 47 04 04
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Located in the Le Pontet campsite, Marc and his team welcome you in :
- two 18- and 19-bed dormitories upstairs (showers & toilets on the ground floor).
- 12 double or triple rooms with showers and toilets (sheets & towels included).
Beds are equipped with bed comforters and pillows.
Sheets and bags required for dormitories.


Half Board, Picnic, Upon reservation, Evening meal, Breakfast, Free tap water, Bread for sale, Small groceries for sale

Services offered

Area for drying clothes, Possible to wash clothes, Free hot showers, Wifi (paid for), Weather information, Electricity (220v)


Private Parking, Bar, Terrace, Bike and mountain bike storage area

Languages spoken

French, English, Italian, Spanish

Payment methods

Bank Card, Bank Cheque, Cash, Holiday Vouchers

Services located close by

Bus, Taxi, Bakers, Grocers, Pharmacy, Doctor, Post Office, Cash machine, bank, Tourist Office, Ski Lifts
Cross the village of les Contamines towards Notre Dame de la Gorge.
Continue to the leisure centre, the gite is on the Le Pontet camp site.
Contact us for groups of more than 20
Prices 2024

Half board adults (Dormitory) = 47,20€ / pers
Half-board adults (Double room) = 63,20 € / pers
Half-board adults (Single room) = 90,20 €
Half-Board children (-13 years) = 35 €
Picnic = 11 €
WiFi = 1 €
Local tax non included 0,80€/pax
Washing machines and dryers available (fee payable)

Caretaker :


Other refuges :

Traditional direction of the TMB

Refuge de Nant Borrant (1h05mn)
Refuge de la Balme (2h20mn)
Refuge des Prés (2h45mn)
Les Chambres du Soleil (7h30mn)
Auberge-Refuge de la Nova (7h30mn)
Refuge des Mottets (9h15mn)

Clockwise direction of the TMB

La Ferme à Piron (30mn)
Auberge du Truc (2h30mn)
Refuge du Fioux (5h10mn)
Gîte Michel Fagot (8h30mn)
Chalet Les Méandres (ex Tupilak) (8h55mn)
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