Chalet for 6 people between the Cantal mountains and the Cézallier plateau - Gîte L’alagnonnette
About this Holiday rental
A wooden chalet, for 6 people, nestled in lush greenery at the foot of the Monts du Cantal and the Cézallier plateau. The L’Alagnonnette lodge welcomes you for a 100% nature stay in the Auvergne Volcanoes Regional Natural Park.
Hiking trails galore, remarkable fishing sites, a great diversity of landscapes and numerous outdoor activities for the whole family, are you ready for a rejuvenating vacation?
Gîte L’Alagnonnette, a chalet for 6 people in Neussargues-en-Pinatelle
The vacation rental L'Alagnonnette is located in Neussargues-Moissac, a 10-minute walk from the shops of Neussargues-en-Pinatelle, a mountain village, perched at an altitude of 800 meters. You are 10 km from the medieval town of Murat and 20 km from the Lioran station.
As soon as you arrive at the cottage, you will be seduced by the tranquility of the place. The chalet is surrounded by greenery, two terraces, shaded in summer, are designed to enjoy the surrounding nature.
In fine weather, you will appreciate the garden furniture, the deck chairs and the grills prepared on the barbecue. A room to store bicycles, fishing equipment or skis, depending on the season, is at your disposal, as well as private parking.
Inside the chalet, wood reigns supreme. This natural material offers a harmony of light tones which makes the atmosphere soft and warm. The living room, on the ground floor, is organized around a kitchen open to the dining room and a relaxation area with sofa and television.
If you come in winter, after a day of skiing or hiking, the pellet stove will bring you pleasant and cozy warmth.
The two bedrooms and the mezzanine can comfortably accommodate 6 people. The bedroom with a double bed (140 cm) is located on the ground floor.
Upstairs, you will find 4 beds: a separate bedroom with 2 single beds (90 cm) and a large mezzanine with 2 single beds (90 cm). On request, a baby welcome kit is provided.
This holiday home has a bathroom with shower, separate toilet and a washing machine. Pets are accepted.
The L’Alagnonnette lodge is certified as a fishing destination. Neussargues-en-Pinatelle is crossed by the Alagnon river, coming from the Cantal mountains, and by the Allanche river. If you come to “tease the stud” in Cantal, this rental is therefore entirely appropriate.
Hikers, mountain bikers, nature lovers and families are also welcome at L’Alagnonnette. Available, welcoming and discreet, the owners live near the gîte.
Holidays in the heart of the wide open spaces of the Auvergne Regional Natural Park
Unspoilt nature, authentic heritage, outdoor activities to enjoy throughout the seasons, quality local products, you will need more than one stay to discover the north-east of Cantal. A brief overview of the sites to discover between the Cantal volcano and the Alagnon valley.
In this mid-mountain territory, 1,200 km of hiking routes delight walkers and mountain bikers. Suffice to say that there is something for all levels and for all desires!
The Plomb du Cantal at 1,885 meters is the highest point in the department. At its summit, you will find an orientation table and a magnificent panorama of the largest volcano in Europe. You can access Plomb du Cantal by walking from the Col de Prat de Bouc or by cable car from Lioran station.
The Col de Prat de Bouc, at 1,396 meters above sea level, is a remarkable natural site and an ideal starting point towards the Monts du Cantal. In spring and autumn, you can observe the migration of birds, in summer the meadows are covered with wild flowers.
For a good part of the year, hikers take possession of the place and walk the hiking trails departing from Prat de Bouc. From family walks to half-day hikes to roaming (via the GR® 400, 4 and 465), you will find a suitable route.
In winter, the Prat de Bouc Nordic area offers cross-country skiing, alpine skiing, ski touring and snowshoeing. Are you interested in these activities? Meet at La Maison du Col, at the foot of Plomb du Cantal, where you can rent equipment and find out more about winter activities.
The Lioran resort, 20 km from your vacation rental, offers a range of sporting and recreational activities all year round. Hiking, mountain biking and downhill mountain biking are among the essential activities in the summer.
In winter, the Lioran resort is intended for families, the 43 ski slopes, of different levels, are aimed at beginners as well as experienced skiers. Snowshoes, toboggan runs, ice rink… each member of the family will find a suitable activity.
Baptism in sled dogs in winter or cani kart in summer, balafor cani-hiking, you will find providers in Neussargues-en-Pinatelle to try the experience.
Puy Mary, labeled Grand Site de France®, is one of the emblematic sites of Cantal. You can climb it from the Pas de Peyrol pass. A developed path provides access to its summit (1,787 meters). A magnificent view awaits you of the Cantal volcano and the Puys chain. Allow 1h30 round trip.
Do you want a change of scenery? Immerse yourself in the forest, escape to the high altitude plateaus of Cézallier or even cool off near a waterfall, you will find a great diversity of landscapes near your gîte.
The old stones trail (14 km loop starting from Neussargues or Chalinargues) will delight nature and heritage lovers. During this walk which takes place partly in the forest, you will discover the Croix de Mons (15th century), the Romanesque churches of Moissac (12th century) and Chalinargues (12th century), the Carolingian and Merovingian sarcophagi of Moissac or even the Cuzers rock shelters used during prehistory.
To continue discovering the local heritage, a visit to the Petite Cité de Caractère® in Murat is ideal. You will discover medieval and Renaissance houses covered with slate roofs, typical of the region.
The Cheylat (Neussargues-en-Pinatelle) and Veyrines (Landeyrat) waterfalls are beautiful, refreshing stops, ideal for a picnic in the countryside.
Do you know the roar of the deer? Every fall, the deer will bellow and sometimes compete to conquer the does in order to reproduce. Outings accompanied by professionals are organized to allow you to discover this strange cry that resonates in the forest. An outing to be reserved for wildlife lovers.
Lac du Pêcher is located in Chavagnac, on the edge of the Pinatelle forest massif and the Cézallier plateau. This high altitude lake (1,100 meters) is a privileged observation point for local fauna and flora. It is popular with ornithologists (the lake is a refuge and a migratory stopover for many species of birds) and fishermen (a handi-fishing pontoon will give you information on the species present in the lake).
An eco walk is set up from Neussargues-en-Pinatelle (next to the kiosk). You can discover 4 natural environments: the peach tree lake and its wetland, a heath, a wood and meadows.
An Ecobalade mobile application presents the animal and plant species of the site. In addition, you will have access to splendid views of the Cantal mountains, Puy Mary and the Cézallier plateau. The circuit is accessible all year round. In case of snow, the eco walk can be done with snowshoes!
Finally, we can only recommend that you taste the local flavors: cheese, cold meats, honey, etc. Visits to the farm, traditional markets (all year round, in Neussargues-en-Pinatelle it is on Wednesday morning) and country markets (during the summer season) are moments of conviviality and sharing that you will appreciate.
Accommodation is not accessible to people with disabilities
Numéro d'enregistrement : 14118-0003
- 2 independent bedrooms and 1 mezzanine
- Calm and natural environment
- Open all year
Address of the accommodation
Type of property : Chalet , individual, floor
Type of accommodation : Neuf
Area : 53 m2
Lift (elevator) : Non
Number of rooms: 3
Bathroom : 1
Sleeps: 6 persons
Kitchen : Living room / kitchen
Baby equipment : Oui
Pets welcome : Oui
Parking: Private parking
Closed bike room : Oui
Payment : Holiday vouchers, Check, Cash, Transfer,
Chambre indépendante N°1 : 1 x 140 cm,
Chambre indépendante N°2 : 2 x 90 cm,
Mezzanine N°3 : 2 x 90 cm,
- Private washing machine
- Coffee maker
- Garden lounge