The Volcan'Hostel

The Volcan'Hostel is a stopover and holiday gite offering beds in 4 dormitories with mezzanine for 2 to 5 people per floor at reduced prices. Multiple services are offered to travelers: breakfast, half-board, self-service kitchen, shuttle (in progress ...), and above all, regular events. Come and discover our vegetable garden experiences at an altitude of 1 m!

Youth hostel

Eco-friendly gîte

Sharing and ecology are at the center of our concerns!

In the heart of the Massif du Sancy

Come and visit our superb region. Puy de Sancy, the medieval city of Besse, Lake Pavin, Lake Chambon and even the Château de Murol await you.

Several remarkable sites are in the immediate vicinity of the house: Lake Chauvet, the valley of the Salted fountain, the lake and the bog of Gayme or the Puy du Paillaret.

For hiking enthusiasts, the GR 4 and GR 30 pass close to home!

In addition, the village of Picherande has many shops: bakery, butcher, grocery store, bars, restaurants. No need to take your car to refuel or go for a drink!

10 min from Super-Besse

Do you want to ski? Super-Besse is just 12 km away, Chastreix 9 km and cross-country ski trails are accessible directly from our village of Picherande.

Group booking

Outside school holidays and for special occasions (end-of-year celebrations, extended weekends, etc.), the Volcan'Hostel can accommodate groups of up to 27 people, self-catering or half-board. Contact us if you want to book.

km of hikes

Simple Night


A bed at the foot of the slopes

Night + Breakfast


Breakfast at the foot of the bed

1/2 board


Feet under the table