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The Orri de Planès is a unique family run eco-lodge that combines comfort, design and environmental consciousness with a friendly, international atmosphere. Located on the Trans-Pyrenees hiking trail (GR 10) in a beautiful natural setting, the Orri offers guests three types of quality accomodation: guest rooms, a hikers' lodge and mini-yurts (summer only).
Description of Chambres D'Hotes:Our eco-lodge is set in an old stone and wood farmhouse that we’ve completely renovated. The lodge has 10 comfortable rooms with high quality bedding and soundproofed partition walls. The lodge can sleep up to 26 people.
In the Orri, you’ll find:
8 double rooms grouped in pairs with one full bath for every two rooms.
1 room for up to four people (a queen size bed and a bunk bed) with private bath adapted for the handicapped.
• 1 room for up to six people with private bath (two single beds and two bunk beds).
A stone and wood dining room with fireplace and views of the Peric range.
• A living room with library and TV corner.
• A children’s corner with toys, games, and books.
Overnight rates include a buffet breakfast and the inn also offers an optional family style dinner. It is also possible to rent the entire Orri by the night or by the week with half board service included. (The Orri is never rented in the self catering mode and Orri guests do not have kitchen access)
Attractions:summer: on site pool, hiking, climbing, mountain biking, horseback riding, trout fishing winter: alpine, cross country and back country skiing, snowshoeing, sledding year round: hot mineral baths, visits of the fortified towns of Mont Louis and Villefranche de Conflent, rides on the "petit train jaune" (touristic train)
DirectionsThe Orri is located at the foot of the Cambre d'Aze mountain, at an elevation of 1550 meters above sea level. It is set in the tiny town of Planès, 5 kms from Mont Louis and from the Col de la Perche.
GPS: Longitude 2º 08' 18" E (metric: 2.13835º E)
Latitude 42º 29' 28" N (metric: 42.49105º N)
Planès is easily accessible by highway from Toulouse via the Puymorens tunnel (3 hours), from Barcelona via the Cadí Tunnel (2.5 hours), or from Perpignan on highway N116 (1.5 hours).
The town is located at the end of local highway D32.
It's also possible to come to Planès by train. The Planès station is on the Yellow Train line which connects Villefranche de Conflent (and Perpignan) with La Tour de Carol (and Toulouse or Barcelona). Passengers on the Yellow Train must ask the conductor to stop at the Planès station. Trains only make this optional stop upon the request of train riders. To get to the town from the station, follow the trail up the valley for about 20 minutes.