Overview of Hostel
Ostello La Cresta del Lupo is situated in the village of Pontboset, Once at the place of the hostel “Lou creton di lui' there was the old XVII Century Parish. Now it is entirely renewed and a particularly attention was paid in order to keep the original architecture.
In this place, in the last cent
From Turin or Milan: motorway exit Pont Saint Martin after 8 km you have reached your destination
From the Mont Blanc tunnel OR Grand Sain Bernard exit the motorway to Verres and after 10 km you have reached your destination..
The hostel is a good point of departure for many walking-tours in summer and ski shoe-walking tours in winter. During these tours it is possible to cross small villages and see typical ancient alpine architecture (ovens, fountains, wells, shrines, small chapels). On Ayasse Stream it is possible to practice kayak and canoeing (There were organized Kayak Italian Championship races). There are many well known places to climb. Best places in Pontboset are: Six Bridge Walks: all through the territory of Pontboset and crossing Ayasse stream using six different typology bridges (stone, wood and rope bridges). Ratus GorgeA ravine eroded by the stream water exposed to beautiful scenarios of wild nature. Ayasse Stream is the only stream in Aosta Valley where it is possible to fish a kind of trout called Fario trout. In only 10 minute drive you can reach Champorcher ski resort. Champorcher it is very well appreciated from cross-country and downhill ski lovers. There is also a snow park for children. During all winter time there is a free shuttle connecting Pontboset with Champorcher ski slopes. In few minutes it is possible to reach Forte di Bard (Bard fortress) where it is possible to visit the ?museo delle Alpi? (Alps museum). It is possible also to organize teaching activities for students and classes. It is possible to ask to the hostel managers to help you to organize trips and to suggest you places to visit. Qualified mountain guides will be available on request.
Conditions & Policy
Ostello La Cresta del Lupo policies and conditions: Cancellation policy: 72h before arrival. Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, your card may be pre-authorised Check in from 16:00 to 21:00 . Check out from 08:00 to 10:00. Taxes not included - occupancy tax 0.50 EUR per person per night if +18 Breakfast not included. General: Reception opened from 8:00 to 12:00 and from 16:00 to 18:00 No curfew. Pet friendly. Child friendly. Non smoking. Maximum stay 14 days.