Au Gai Soleil du Mont-Aiguille

Hotel in Parc Naturel Régional du Vercors

At the foot of striking Mont Aiguille, this simple inn has fabulous views, superb access to local hiking routes, a rustic country restaurant, a spa and two massage rooms for treating weary muscles at trail’s end (spa access €15).

Breakfast is good value at €9 and a hearty half-board costs €18.