Chambres d’Hôtes "La Pierre d'Oran" welcomes you all year long to the village of L’Argentière-la-Bessée situated at the crossings of the valleys of Pays-des-Ecrins, close to Queyras, Ubaye and Vallée de La Clarée.

Here you can enjoy all of the delights that the mountains have to offer in every season.

"La Pierre d'Oran" heralds from the name of a path situated in La Blachière, a hamlet in the direction of Le Fournel, where formerly children came to meet, to have fun or to tend herds. It was a friendly place, where they stayed many happy hours.

Come to find this friendly atmosphere, in a pleasant and warm setting.

"La Pierre d'Oran" welcomes all, including disabled people.

The house

A spacious wooden framed house, with disabled access, consisting of 4 rooms, each with a shower room, private toilet and patio-doors which overlook the garden.

In the locked garage, you can safely leave your skis, bike, kayak etc and dry your wet shoes on the electrical shoes dryer.

Included in your half board price are a large breakfast and dinner. All dishes are prepared using local produce.

All linen is supplied.

There is free WiFi connection and free parking.

For reasons of hygiène animals are not accepted and for reasons of comfort, security and health the whole house is non-smoking.


Rates for each room, including breakfast :

  • Room for 1 person: 78 €
  • Room for 2 people: 84 €
  • Room for 3 people: 115 €
  • Room for 4 people: 140 €
  • Groups from 10 to 12 people: 37 € per person

Dinner: 19 €/pp, 16 € for children under the age of 12 and free for children less than 2 years old.
Dinner is served at 7:30 pm and can be reserved 24 hours earlier.
Drinks are included : apéritif, wine, coffee or herbal teas.
A variety of allergies and special diets can be taken into account and meals prepared accordingly.

Picnic meal: 8 € via reservation 24 hours in advance.

Tourist tax is extra: 0,80 € per night, per person. Free for minors.

10 % discount on your whole stay from the fourth overnight stay.

20 Euros additional charge for dinner on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.

Your booking will only be confirmed after 30% of the overall cost of your stay is received.
This must be paid within 7 days of your initial reservation.
The balance of payment is to be paid at the end of your stay.

Arrival: Rooms are available from 5 pm. Late arrivals: Please advise in advance.
Departure: Rooms must be vacated by 10 am.


From "La Pierre d'Oran" a wide selection of entertainments are available.

Winter : 

  • Alpine skiing, cross-country skiing,ski touring, snowshoeing,ice climbing

Other seasons : 

  • Jogging and running on land, on water, kayaking, rafting, hydrospeed
  • Water sports on the Serre-Ponçon lake: sailing, windsurfing, kitesurfing, boat trips
  • Climbing, alpinism, canyoning, via ferrata
  • Gliding,paragliding, hot-air ballooning
  • Mountain biking: in Summer ski resorts open some of their lifts for downhill practice
  • Biking: come to cycle on the tracks of the Tour de France and take on the mythical Mountain passes : Izoard, Lautaret, Galibier, Agnel,Echelle...
  • Fishing in the river or in the lake 
  • Horse riding 
  • Hiking: discover the nature reserves of the Parc des Ecrins, Parc du Queyras and the Vallée de La Clarée ..."La Pierre d’Oran" is located on the GR 653D, Via Domitia of Compostelle.

Other GR passes nearby : 

  • GR54 : Tour de l’Oisans
  • GR5 : Grande Traversée des Alpes
  • GR50 : Tour du Parc National des Ecrins
  • GR541 : Tour du Queyras

The town of L’Argentière-la-Bessée offers you it’s activites including it’s municipal swimming pool, it’s tennis courts, it’s arts cinema , and it’s shops and businesses.


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La Pierre D'Oran Chambres et table d'hôtes

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Ce n'est pas du tout un plat montagnard, et très loin d'être régional, mais qu'est-ce que c'est bon après une bonne journée passée à skier sous le sable du Sahara qui nous tombe sur la tête.😝🌅

La Pierre D'Oran Chambres et table d'hôtes

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Ce soir, c'était un menu gourmand avec en entrée des crêpes fourrées aux morilles et en dessert un gâteau de crêpes façon mille-feuilles fourré avec une marmelade poire/chocolat. Miam miam...😋😋😋

La Pierre D'Oran Chambres et table d'hôtes

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Un beurre truffé préparé avec une petite truffe de 15g. Pour des petits toasts lors de l'apéritif. Mais réservé pour mes parents. Grace à toi,Stéphane,nous allons nous régaler.😋 Merci beaucoup pour ce petit cadeau.🙂

La Pierre D'Oran Chambres et table d'hôtes


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Or directly by e-mail to : isabelle@pierredoran.com