At the heart of the Belledonne Massif
In Isère, in the hamlet of Buisson, municipality of La Chapelle-du-Bard, 3 km from Allevard, Laure and Eric Hennebois welcome you to their traditional house of stone and wood.
While discovering the places of your next vacation, Au Vieux Four à Pain, you will find calm, nature and relaxation in this wild mountain, authentic and preserved.
Recommended by the Guide du Routard 2019 and the French Federation of Middle Mountaineers.
To find our place by way of Grenoble, take the freeway/motorway towards Chambéry. Exit the freeway in Touvet, turn right towards Goncelin, then head towards the village of Allevard. At the first roundabout on your way to Allevard, take the 3rd exit toward Allevard. Once in Allevard, you'll go past the blue casino (which is on your right) then the gendarmerie (which is on your left). At the 2nd roundabout, take the 2nd exit toward La Chapelle du Bard (there will be a Citroën garage on your left). After 2 km, you'll see the Couturier sawmill; just past the sawmill, there is a fork in the road; bear right towards Beauvoir. Go 200 metres and then turn right towards Le Buisson (you'll see a sign that says "Miel (honey) for sale". At the top of the hill, you'll come to a small square; cross the square and begin going down the hill on the other side. Our driveway is 50 metres past the square on your right.
By way of Chambéry, take the direction of Grenoble (freeway). Go out to Pontcharra. By going out of the freeway, turn to the right, you are on the municipality of Barraux, in "La Gache ", attention on the frequent speed checks in this place. On the three-coloured fire(light), turn the right, direction Pontcharra. You cross Isère (river) and take to the right, in the roundabout, distortion of Pontcharra, to take the direction of Rochette. Cross the Z.I. (industrial zone).
And again in the following roundabout, to take the second exit, the direction La Rochette, Allevard. In the following roundabout, to take the first one to the right, direction La Rochette, Allevard, another (4th) roundabout, first exit to the right, to past the barracks of fire brigades then to roll 12 km (Gorges de La Rochette). You arrive at Détrier, at the roundabout, to take the first one to the right, direction Allevard (Gorges d'Allevard). Later 1,5kms, (later The 2nd bridge on "Bréda", river) turn to the left in the direction of La Chapelle du Bard. You go up to the village and cross this last one in the direction of Allevard. After 1,5 km, at the sawmill "Couturier", turn to the left, in the direction of Beauvoir. Roll 200 metres and turn to the right, direction " Le Buisson " (panel " sale of honey "). You arrive on the square of the hamlet and take opposite one small street and in the 2nd impasse to the right you arrived.