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Accommodation in Fontainebleau for Rock Climbers

There is a wide range of accommodation available in Fontainebleau for rock climbers. There are several campsites, Gites (self-catering holiday cottages), expensive hotels, budget hotels and self-catering apartments.

Au Jardin des Arts, Barbizon

The Au Jardin des Arts Gîtes in Barbizon are ideal for climbers visiting FontainebleauSituated northeast of Trois Pignons, Sector Apremont Butte aux Peintres, Buvette, Bizons, Brûlis… and Bas Cuvier, Cuvier Rempart, Merveille…

The “Jardin des Arts”, is nestled in the charismatic village of Barbizon, and comprises of two gîtes. Set within 18th and 19th century walls, restored in part by the architect Pierre Barbe, a fellow of Le Corbusier, two spacious, tranquil and very comfortable gîtes await you, to ensure a memorable stay. Bakery, grocery shop, pharmacy, cafés, restaurants, galleries and museums… a stone throw away from the gîtes. At the heart of this property, you can enjoy the floral garden from the first days of spring. These gîtes are ideal for climbers.

Gîte Au Jardin des Arts – sleeps up to 4 people

A large sunny duplex on the second floor upon a gallery, which has two levels. Very quiet with a private terrace facing south, a living room with couch and flat screen TV (national and international channels available), a fully fitted kitchen, dining area and a bathroom with a large shower and toilet. The masters bedroom is located on the first level, and upstairs there is a bedroom with two single beds, a dressing room, and a corner for children to play with a little desk with chairs, toys and books. High quality bedding is also included.

Gîte L’ Écureuil – sleeps up to 3 people

The gîte is located on the first floor upon a gallery and has all modern facilities. The gîte includes the following: A spacious bedroom with a Queen size bed (1m60x2m) as well as a single bed (1m90x2m), a flat screen TV (national and international channels available for viewing); a large fully fitted kitchen with dining and living area, a shower room/WC and towel rail. High quality bedding is also included.

To book one of these excellent Gîtes, visit the owner’s website or contact them directly.

You can also rent bouldering mats (crash pads) from here as well.

The Gite Les Chimères near Trois Pignons is ideal for climbers visiting FontainebleauGite Les Chimères, Le Vaudoué – sleeps up to 7 people

The Gite Les Chimères is 70 km from Paris, 15 km from Fontainebleau and 6 km from Milly la Forêt, The village of Le Vaudoué is on the border of Fontainebleau forest Massif des Trois Pignons.

The house is located in the centre of the village of Le Vaudoué, with garden with furniture, barbecue, and private parking. The facilities are as follows:


  • Entrance to an all-equipped kitchen (microwaves, dish washing)
  • Living room/dining room, with TV
  • Washing machine and tumble-dryer
  • Bathroom and WC
  • 1 bedroom with 1 double bed

1st floor:

  • 1 bedroom with 1 double bed and 1 single bed
  • 1 bedroom with 2 single beds
  • Bathroom/WC

Number of people: 7 persons
Number of rooms: 3 rooms
Surface: 135 m²
Pets: Not allowed
Electricity heating is extra
Internet: Yes
Sheets and towels included
Interior facilities: Television / Dishwasher / Washing machine/Dryer.
Outside facilities: Terrace / Barbecue/Petanque (boules provided)/Baby foot
Services: End-of-stay cleaning service / Baby equipment / Bed sheets and house linen provided

To book this excellent Gite, visit the owner’s website or contact them directly

La Musardiere campsite near Milly-La-Foret is ideal accommodation for rock climbers visiting FontainebleauLa Musardiere

This is a large campsite near Milly-La-Foret, in the heart of the Trois Pignons bouldering area, and hence is very popular with climbers.

Facilities include 2 large toilet/shower/washing blocks which are of a high standard. There is also an open air swimming pool and a children's play area.

The site is open from the middle of February to the end of November. It gets very busy during the main holiday periods so it is best to book.

To book, Contact the owners.




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