La Maison Clarée

La Maison Clarée is a gorgeous old French farmhouse in the tiny village of Les Alberts at the foot of the Vallée de la Clarée. It's just a few kilometres from the ski areas of Serre Chevalier and Montgenèvre, as well as the fascinating old fortified town of Briançon and the Italian border.

A self-catering holiday house for 12 with a separate apartment for 4-6




Range cooker with large oven. Dishwasher. Fridge. Freezer. Walk-in pantry.

Dining area

Large dining table, Breakfast bar, Comfy seating area

Six bedrooms

All with en-suite: Three doubles and three twins that can be made up as doubles on request

Sitting room

Flat-screen TV. DVD player. Hi-fi. Books and games. Wood-burning stove. Table football

Entrance hall

Hall way and utility room with washing machine and dryer. Plenty of hanging and boot storage space with drying area for outdoor gear.
Separate WC


Decked south-facing terrace. Off-road parking for three cars. Garden furniture. Garage. Table tennis. Very easy access to children's play area across the lane.

Separate apartment

Cosy separate apartment for 2 to 4 guests within the lower floor of the house. Double/twin bedroom. Spacious shower room. Dining table and a well-equipped kitchen.


Located in a small, quiet village in the beautiful valley of Névache in the French Alps. The area gets lots of great weather, with fabulous clear air and warm sunshine.


10% discount for early bookings

From our guest book

Winter sports

Skiing at Serre Chevalier

5 minute drive

Just a five minute drive from Briançon is Serre Chevalier (1200-2830m), the world’s second largest ski area offering 250km of pistes, with an excellent snow record compared to most other resorts in the Alps.

Skiing at Montgenèvre

10 minute drive

The nursery slopes in Montgenèvre are lovely and very close to the cafés and bars that line the street, while ski school options are excellent.


Other Winter Sports

The Val Clarée is well known for nordic skiing, with 65km of runs starting across the road from La Maison Clarée in Les Alberts and leading right through the valley to the village of Névache itself and beyond.
Other winter activities available in the area include ski mountaineering, luge and snow shoes.

Year round activities

In the late spring, summer and early autumn, the valley is a perfect place for hiking, horse-riding, cycling, canoeing, fishing and tennis.

Higher up, there are more challenging walks and opportunities for climbing.

You can even hire donkeys or llamas to carry luggage for you on longer hikes!

The area is home to a fascinating range of flora and fauna.

There are picturesque villages to explore in every direction, as well as the lovely town of Briançon.

You can simply sit out on the terrace at La Maison Clarée, soak up the sun, admire the spectacular scenery and enjoy the tranquillity of this charming corner of France.