Chalmazel

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 

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TownChalmazelJeansagnière at 3 km
Insee code42039Saint-Just-en-Bas at 3.9 km
Postcode42920Sauvain at 5.3 km
Latitude45.7025450Saint-Georges-en-Couzan at 6.3 km
Longitude3.8504990La Valla-sur-Rochefort at 6.4 km
AltitudeFrom 740 to 1595 metersPalogneux at 7.1 km
Surface39.38 km²Saint-Bonnet-le-Courreau at 8.7 km
Population415 inhabitantsSaint-Pierre-la-Bourlhonne at 8.9 km
Density10 inhabitants/km²La Côte-en-Couzan at 9.1 km
Chief townSaint-Etienne (at 78 km, 68 min)La Chamba at 9.4 km
DepartmentLoireDébats-Rivière-d'Orpra at 9.5 km
RegionRhône-AlpesSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Chalmazel is a small village located 900 m above sea level, northwest of the department. Chalmazel is in the heart of the High Chaumes is a listed sensitive natural area. Rivers, ponds, mountains are the wealth of this village. Chalmazel also includes a ski resort, the slopes we are at 1120 m altitude, and the tops of them to 1640 m altitude.


SIGHTSEEING

Chalmazel is a village that lives through the seasons. Whether its ski slopes in winter or summer forest acrobatic park, Chalmazel offers sports activities throughout the year. Heritage is also unavoidable Chalmazel, the castle of Marcilly-Talaru was built in the 13th century by the Counts of Drill. You can also admire in Chalmazel, the windows of Theodore Hanssen in the village church. Their story will be told through the voice of Brigitte Fossey. A dozen hiking is done on the village of Chalmazel.

Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Chalmazel
Leisure centresSki Resort Chalmazel
MonumentsCastle of Chalmazel
Natural sitesWood Couzan

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

A market is held every Wednesday in the village of Chalmazel, where you can find throughout the year, local products, such as Fourme Montbrison. Every year, the Col du Béal, you can participate in the feast of blueberries. Every two years, is organized in Chalmazel, a medieval festival.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

The Museum of Fourme, also called House Sauvagnarde, is a must. It is located Sauvain, 10 minutes from Chalmazel. It offers a traditional farm architecture, rural life, the clog, and the production of the ant, local product. Close to Chalmazel in Saint-Bonnet-le-Courreau you can discover the mill Masson, to attend the production of rapeseed oil, nuts such as 100 years ago ...

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Visit a creator of wooden ornamentsCraftFrom 0 € to 250 €La Chapelle-Agnon (22 km)
Adventure trail in the heightsSports sensationsFrom 14 € to 18 €Cunlhat (24 km)

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WEATHER

Friday 25 April
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Min. 11°C - Max. 15°C
Saturday 26 April
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Min. 9°C - Max. 15°C
Sunday 27 April
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Min. 9°C - Max. 12°C

BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 4 bedroomsLa Faye - Vertolaye  
Vertolaye
At the top of a hill in the middle of a natural park “Livradois-Forez”, the Toscana of the Auvergne, the small farm, which dates back to the 18th century is a place to relax or to participate...
Located 12.6 km from Chalmazel60 € the double room 
Apartment with 3 bedroomsChez gillou     NEW
Boën
Bed and breakfast.
Located 12.8 km from ChalmazelFrom 40 € to 60 € the double room 
House with 4 bedrooms'Les Petites Collines'    
9.8
Olliergues
Located in a peaceful rural setting, the house overlooks the valley of the Dore east, south and west and offers a magnificent view of the medieval village of Olliergues located against...
Located 17.2 km from Chalmazel65 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 6 personsGîte rural Gites de France à la ferme  
9.2
Saint-Bonnet-le-Courreau
Maison Jean-Baptiste: Beautiful stone house in a small hamlet in the Monts du Forez: 96 m² (Rc fl). Kitchen, living room, 4 bedrooms (1 bed 140) (1 bed 120) (1 bed 140) (1 cot bed 90)....
Located 9.6 km from ChalmazelFrom 220 € to 430 € per week 
House for 20 personsGîte de Chomy
Saint-Martin-des-Olmes
The cottage Chomy is a restored farmhouse ideal for meeting family, friends... In the heart of Parc Naturel Livradois (Auvergne) near the 'natural jewel of the park, such as the High-Chaumes....
Located 17.5 km from ChalmazelFrom 1750 € to 2400 € per week 
House for 4 personsGîtes de Combris  
7.6
Saint-Gervais-sous-Meymont
Located in the heart of Livradois Regional Park, at 630 m altitude, renovated house in stone with two houses in the hamlet Combris typical hamlet Livradois with a gentle rolling landscape...
Located 18.9 km from ChalmazelFrom 290 € to 390 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
87 places over 3 haCamping d'arpheuilles    
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Saint-Paul-de-Vézelin
Camping in Roanne, on Lake Villerest. It is located in a beautiful setting filled with greenery. The campsite has a private beach, 1 pool, wading pool, playground, mini golf, canoeing...
Located 29 km from ChalmazelFrom 14 € to 22.50 € per day 
65 places over 1,8 haCamping de Mars    
9.1
Cordelle
At the heart of the peninsula of Mars, this small family-oriented camping comfort, hospitality and quiet day and night will captivate you. The heated from May 1 to 30.09, a playground...
Located 29 km from ChalmazelFrom 15 € to 24 € per day 

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HOTELS

Les Sires De Semur - Hotel in ChalmazelLes Sires De Semur     
9.1
Sail-sous-Couzan
Located in Sail-sous-Couzan, in the Rhône-Alpes region, this hotel features en suite rooms, a gastronomic restaurant and an 18th-century wine cellar. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout....
Located 9.9 km from ChalmazelRoom from 68 €
Village Vacances Là O - Hotel in ChalmazelVillage Vacances Là O    
8.7
Le Brugeron
This guest house is situated in the Regional Natural Park Livradois-Forez, a 17-minute drive from Olliergues. Guests have free access to the spa centre, the hot tub and the indoor swimming...
Located 10.2 km from ChalmazelRoom from 77 €
Hôtel Restaurant de la Dore - Hotel in ChalmazelHôtel Restaurant de la Dore     
8.3
Vertolaye
Situated in Vertolaye, just a 35-minute drive south of Thiers, Hôtel Restaurant de la Dore offers modern accommodation and a restaurant serving local specialities. Guestrooms at Hôtel...
Located 13 km from ChalmazelRoom from 48 €

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Residhotel St Etienne Centre
Set in a pedestrianised area, Residhotel St Etienne Centre provides furnished apartments and studios in the historic part of Saint Etienne. Hôtel de Ville...
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