Le Gite de la Villette is located in the heart of major road passes of the Alps, borrowed almost annually by the riders of the Tour de France.

  • Col du Mollard
  • Col de la Croix de Fer
  • Col du Glandon
  • Col du Galibier
  • Col du Telegraph
  • Col de la Madelaine
  • Rise of Toussuire
  • Col du Chaussy
  • Rising Karellis

A 1500 metres above sea level, just do an internship or oxygenation step on your journey downhill cycling!

In competition, staying or passing on an outing at stages between cyclists, Gîte de la Villette is the ideal place for a pleasant stay.

Menus adapted to athletes, Tips and information on routes, garage for bicycles and a few tools, This is the little extras that can make you much more pleasant cycling.


From the cottage, several loops of any size and (almost) any difficulty are possible. A constant only: small gears to overcome the long climbs!

Vincent course surrounding collar and loves tinkering: ask for advice!