Accommodation & practical information

Snowlegend does not provide accommodation. Below you will find our recommended selection of accommodation in hotels, chalets, apartments, gites, bed and breakfast and even the best spots if you’re coming with a camper van.


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How to come to La Grave - La Meije by car

La Grave - La Meije is 80 kms from Grenoble, and 40 kms from Briançon.
There is a phone number your can call to check the road availability to La Grave : infos +33465030005

Snowlegend chalet: freeride guides and shop

It’s here, right in front of the La Grave La Meije glacier cable car, that we meet our customers to check freeride equipment, have a coffee and prepare the day with your guide. You can also hire your freeride equipment with our attractive rental rates. The Snowlegend Chalet is very easy to find.

How to get to La Grave by Train, Taxi, Minibus, Carpool

The train station in Grenoble has a good TGV link from Paris, approx 3 hours.

There is a bus from the station,
Attention !! During winter season, reservation is obligatory: 33 (0)476 604 708 (Monday to friday, 9-12am / 2-5.30pm) or via the site juntil 7 jdays before the départure. Timetable LER 35: Grenoble-La Grave-Briançon
Or timetable Grenoble-Les 2 Alpes: get off at the Chambon dam stop, just before the climb to 2 Alpes Taxi de La Meije can come to collect you.

- BlaBlaCar allows you to find carpools in the direction of La Grave.

- Taxi de Bourg d’Oisans tél: +33 (0)609 379 490
- Bus privé Meije Autocar tel:+33 (0)607 766 498

Warning Gps galibier pass is close-during winter

Do not trust your GPS. If he advises you to drive by the pass of Galibier avoid the route. This pass is closed all winter long.

How to come to La Grave by airplane and bus

La Grave is served by the following airports :
- Aéroport International de Lyon St Exupéry : 166Km
- Aéroport Grenoble-St Geoirs : 125Km
- Aéroport International de Genève Cointrin : 223Km
- Aéroport international de Turin : 157km
- The LINKBUS company serves La Grave from Lyon, Grenoble and Turin airports

Shuttle buses to Grenoble:
- ou 04 76 06 48 66

Edelweiss Inn

The Auberge Edelweiss, which is a favourite with bon-vivant skiers, is off the main road, in the historic village of La Grave and is less than a 5 minutes walk away from the téléphérique. The Auberge, a 18th century old coaching inn, is comfortable and cozy, with wood panelling, log fire and popular bar, where you’ll find a large selection of malt whisky, aperitives, spirits and beers. Every day the restaurant offers a different menu with creative cuisine from our team of dedicated chefs. Our freshly baked home made bread is served every evening in the restaurant and you can choose from more than 300 different wines from France and around the world, all chosen with great care by the owners Robin and Marlon.


Welcome to the "Faranchin", far away from cities stress ! 33 rooms with shower or bath, toilets, TV, 7 "gîte" rooms (shower/toilets in the corridor). 2 dining rooms, salon, bar, wifi, spa, sauna. Staying at the "Faranchin" is the insurance to find a quality service, a regional and generous cooking. B&B, halfboard, fullboard. Self cooking possible in gîte....Hope to see you soon !

Castillan hotel

"A pleasant hotel with a home like atmosphere situated front of the lift, confortable rooms with bath/shower WC, tv and wifi. Half of the rooms with loggias facing south towards the Meije glacier.
After a nice day, make the most of panoramic terace of bar facing the Meije, or a sauna or a little massage....
At the restaurant, a friendly table using local products."

LE Rocher hostel

At the northern entrance of "La Grave - La Meije", a village of the Ecrins National Park at an elevation of 1470m, located at the bottom of the "Pic de La Meije (3983m)", Le Rocher hostel offers splendid views over the northern faces of the glaciers "Tabuchet", "La Meije" and "Le Rateau". Whatever the season, due to its proximity (150m) with the cable-car "Téléphérique des Glaciers de la Meije", a stay at Le Rocher is always the starting point for an amazing journey in this surrounding high mountain environment.

Apt Les Enfetchores

All year round at La Grave la Meije in the apartments of “les Enfetchores”, just take your time and explore this mountain paradise. We provide high quality accommodation. The apartments are located at the entrance of the village, due south, across from Meije. They are located 200 m from cable glaciers Meije, no needs to use the car, all shops are close. From the large balconies, wide windows, velux dormer windows, patio, you can admire the “Massif de la Meije”. Sauna, relaxation space. Les Enfetchores, high standard flats with television, DVD, dish-washer, microwaves oven, hair dryer. At no extra cost: all for baby. Device for raclette or fondue. They have a cellar and free parking. Linen for beds and towels furniture provided.
New : free wifi with excellent quality !

Apt Traverse & La Voute

If you are a group of fiends, than staying in one of these hotel-serviced apartments could work for you. The apartments are all located in a small newly restored house with private access at less than 50 meters from the main building of the hotel Edelweiss. From 2 bedroom to 3 bedroom apartments, they are all well fitted with an alpine feel, they have a cozy sitting area with fireplace and kitchenette. Included are use of the facilities in the main building (restaurant, bar, sauna, skiroom). The appartments also have their own ski storage including boot heater. Snowlegend and the skilift are all within a 5 minutes walk.

Panoramic Village

200 m far from cable & 50m from SnowLegend guiding cie : Hôtel & Renting in a resort made of Chalets.Single, double & triple rooms in B &B or 1/2 board with “Au Vieux Guide” Restaurant.
Comfortable beds 160 x 200 or 90 x 200, South, Panoramic view on glaciers & very Calm. Chalets renting or apartments in chalet : 2 to 10 pers. 3 days mini in short renting formula :”apparthôtel”.Indoor Garage, Sauna, 2 hot tubs – Resort Recommanded in major guides, Charmfull & 3***comfort.

Au Vieux guide

Le Gîte Au Vieux Guide se situe au centre du village, en contrebas de la route nationale, et à 300 M du téléphérique. Le gîte se trouve dans une maison, individuelle, avec le restaurant au rez-de-chaussée. Nous proposons la demi-pension, ou seulement la nuit, mais la gestion libre n’est pas possible.
En ce qui concerne le logement : 1 dortoir de 9 places, (chaleureux, style montagne) salle de bain commune,
2 chambres de 2 places annexe au dortoir, 1 chambre de 4 à 5 places avec salle de bains.

Les Agneaux

Welcome home with Jean-Philippe and Lila at hotel les Agneaux.
After a day of freeriding with the SnowLegend team we welcome you to cozy family oriented atmosphere.
Come and relax in our hotel which includes six suites and several affordable bedrooms.A sauna ,a jacuzzi , a fitness room and experience a relaxing. You will acess to a ski room complete with a boot dryer and lockers so your equipement will be perfect condition to go skiing the next day.
In our lounge, enjoy a drink by the fireplace while sharing stories about your skiing day.Come to our restaurant to have a hearty meal taste the local cuisine and appreciate our fresh produce.

Van Camper

Nice spots are possible in La Grave. Snowlegend will be happy to offer a hot shower

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