Rifugio L'Aroula, Ayas
|Rue Casa Frazione Cuneaz, 11020, Ayas, , Aosta Valley, ITALY.|
Description: Rifugio L'AroulaRifugio L'Aroula is an authentic mountain refuge. Standing in a carefully restored alpine hut in the tiny hamlet of Cunéaz, this charming small hotel offers cosy accommodation in an unmatched setting. Untouched by roads and traffic, this splendid property can only be reached on foot in spring and summer and on skis or snowshoes in winter. Perfect for winter sports holidays, guests can ski in and out of the refuge, and relax in absolute peace and quiet in the evenings. Rifugio L'Aroula offers splendid mountain views from all of its rooms, with panoramas to the Matterhorn and Mont Blanc on either side. At night, the clear mountain air will give stargazers a breathtaking spectacle.
Rifugio L'Aroula has a delightful restaurant, offering hearty local specialities based on quality local produce. On request, guests can sample typical Swiss and French mountain fare, including raclettes and foundues. There is also a fine wine list and a selection of liqueurs, grappas, whiskies and rums.
Rifugio L'Aroula stands in the heart of the Monterosa ski area, and as such offers an immense choice of runs for skiers of all levels, and guests will be the first on the runs every morning as they ski down to the gondolas. It is also perfect for ski touring and snowshoe excursions. In spring and summer, guests will find a fantastic range of hikes, and Mount Sarezza has great routes for rock climbing.
Type of rooms: Rifugio L'AroulaSingle Room
The hotel has just four rooms, one single, two doubles/twins and one double/twin with an extra bed. They are all furnished in a typical mountain style and are equipped with flat-screen TVs, en-suite bathrooms and hair dryers. Three rooms have a shower, and one has a jacuzzi.
This apartment is suitable for seven guests, ideal for a group of friends or a large family. It has three bedrooms, two bathrooms (with shower) and a living room with a kitchenette and a flat-screen TV.
Additional information: Rifugio L'Aroula
Rifugio L'Aroula is only accessible by foot/ski!
Luggage transfers available on requests.
Ski storage on site.
DEPOSIT: 30% of the total amount of the stay charged upon booking.
Number of rooms: 7
Languages spoken: Italian, French, English.Smoking policy: Smoking is not permitted by law, except in outside areas.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro.
Restaurant closed: Open every day for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
How to get here: Guests should be aware that Rifugio L'Aroula is only accessible on foot in summer and by skis in winter.
In winter, it is best to take the Ostafa gondola from Crest up to 2420 m and then ski down to the village.
In summer, take the gondola from Champoluc to Crest, and then walk up to the hamlet of Cunéaz (about 20 minutes).
A luggage transport service is available on request. In summer, luggage can be transferred to the hotel by jeep at any time.
In winter, guests are advised that luggage will be transported by snowmobile when the ski runs are closed. Guests are kindly requested to leave their luggage at the gondola station for pick-up after 17:00pm.
GPS Coordinates: 45° 49' 43.13'' N 7° 45' 5.58'' E
Nearest airport: Turin Airport - 117 km.