Frequently asked questions

Yes, it is possible to access the Refuge by car.

However, it is strictly necessary to drive a 4×4 car with a low-speed transmission.

Yes. Remember to take the necessary for the toilet, and your sleeping bag, or take the sheet option and we will prepare your bed.

You can access the Refuge via the Gypaète trail (2h30 walk) or by road (1h30 walk).

The most used path is the road. You can park your car in the parking of Burzier (Sallanches) and walk up the road to the Refuge very easily, especially for kids.

Yes, we can provide one if requested when booking.

We can also provide bedding for the baby bed.

We have 2 private rooms in the Refuge.

One for 2 people and one for 2 or 3 people.

The Refuge de Doran is powered by solar panels and generators.

There is also hot water, heated with wood.

The refuge is closed

The refuge is closed

Reservations are possible from May 8, 2024.

In May, the refuge is only open at weekends.

From June onwards, the refuge is open every day (until the end of September).

The refuge is closed during the winter. We will reopen in May 2024.

Élodie, la gardienne du refuge.