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The view from the front of the house windows and balcony.The original facade of the Rascard recuperating much of the original wooden structture.
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18th C Rascard in Gran Paradiso National Park

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18th C Rascard in Gran Paradiso National Park

Entire chalet
6 guests3 bedrooms3 beds2 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2 baths
Great location
100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean
4 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Andrew is a Superhost
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Original 18th C chalet, called "Rascard" locally, an authentic antique farm house, completely modernised and refurbished, preserving much of the original wooden structure and antique beams. Situated in small village Tignet, 1650m, part of the Gran Paradiso National Park, built on a spur with a wonderful view overlooking the Valsavarenche valley, the Savara river and mountain peaks and a waterfall on the left. The house balcony faces north with sun all day. Car parking space 50m from the chalet.


Indoor fireplace
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No parties or events
Pets are allowed
Smoking is allowed
Check-in time is 3PM - 7PM and check out out by 10AM


10 Reviews

Damien User Profile
August 2018
Great host, great house and location: it is indeed a Gran Paradisio. The Tinet is the place to see wild life in the valley and even many chamois and marmottes just above the parking. We recommand this place and love to come back one day. The area is quite stiff but we could still…
Steijn User Profile
July 2018
The house was above our expectations. Position was excellent for hiking. Beds nice, kitchen more than ok. Very cosy and tasteful interior. The only things we missed was an umbrella and some additional relaxing chairs for sitting outdoor. We had a wonderful time!
Anni User Profile
July 2018
Beautiful old house which has been modernised to make it a comfortable place to stay both in summer and winter. Breathtaking views of the surrounding nature and waterfall. Quiet and secluded location. Remember to stock up with groceries as limited availability in the nearby vil…
Charlotte User Profile
May 2018
just one word: great! The communication, Andrews warm welcome, the house (even better than the pictures make you believe), the environment.... we will be back!
Amelia User Profile
August 2017
This is a fantastic spot with beautiful views up the valley of Valsavarenche and with access straight on to a path taking hikers up to Levionnaz hanging valley and up to the beautiful Col Loson. The house is very well equipped and comfortable. Everything was very easy and instruc…
Christophe User Profile
August 2017
It was a wonderful experience right in the middle of Gran Paradiso Park in a very quite and small village with stunning view! Location is quite remote, yet easily accessible. The villa is very well equipped with optimized space and everything to enjoy a lovely stay. We enjoyed a …
Daniel User Profile
July 2017
This is a lovely cottage with a fantastic view with 3 double beds. I would say the photos cannot do the view full justice. You can here the waterfall from the balcony. It is stylishly decorated but retaining a rustic charm. We came here with 4 kids from 3-10 yrs. It's almost a …

Hosted by Andrew

Milan, ItalyJoined in April 2013
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29 Reviews
Andrew is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Born in the Gulf to a British father and Italian mother, I lived my early years as a Bedouin until packed-off to a Jesuit boarding school for breeding in England, spending holidays visiting my old man's latest posting. He covered 21 countries in 30 years for HSBC, then since grad…
Languages: English, Français, Italiano
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