Our Mountain Nest

Grange Epiney Hospitality


"The noblest art is that of making others happy"  -  B.T. Barnum

A small Bed & Breakfast with two room options: a cosy double room "Nido del Noce" 16mq with own entrance, terrace and a private en-suite bathroom. Plus a recentry renovated "Garden Suite", 35mq studio with own entrance from the private garden, private bathroom, attractive breakfast counter, wood pellet heater and two extra sofa beds. 

The breakfast included is 100% Made in VDA, only good genuine local products!

Click on : Foto gallery, La Garden Suite and Camera "Nido del Noce" for photos!

You can follow us on Facebook and Instagram too!

Would like a massage or private yoga lesson? No problem! We can organise both, directly in your room or in the garden during the Warmer months. A treat worth considering. 

News for Spring 2018: Two brand new E-Bikes "Atala B-Cross CX 500" available for all of our guests to use (at a super discounted day rental rate) Perfect to explore our surrounding area.

Plus. if you need some info on the vast hiking possibilities here in the Aosta Valley, you must check out: Geo Navigator VDA

Where We Are


Grange Epiney is in the antique Frazione of Epinel at 900mt, in the small mountain village of Derby, La Salle in the beautiful Aosta Valley in the northern Italian Alps. An old converted small Farmhouse from late 1700.

Quick and easy to get to from the main road SS.26 and the A5 motorway exit at nearby Morgex. Surrounded by peace and tranquility of the woods and fields of Derby, with splendid views of the surrounding mountains.

Excellent central location for exploring the Aosta Valley, it's local ski resorts, the Skyway at Monte Bianco, the QC Thermal Spa of Pre St. Didier, Parco Avvetura Mont Blanc and the Passerella Panoramica, the Gran Paradiso National Park and endless local walking itineraries and mountain lakes. 

A visit to the nearby Lago d'Arpy is a must!

About Us


Welcome! I'm Chris, your host.

I beieve we live in a really special and unique place, and for this reason decided to open our doors to guests from all over the World. I'm British, but resident in this beautiful valley and have worked in local turism since 1989. So english is not a problem!

Our tiny village of Epinel is made up of just a handfull or residents, genuine hospitality surounded by the peace and tranquility of a village from the past. A "once upon a time" experience, in an idylic mountain setting, worth a visit in every season. 

Always happy to assist in suggesting the best places to visit and pass on essential tips on local wining and dining!

A Bird's Eye View

Grange Epiney and surrounding area

Room Options

TEL / WhatsApp: +39 340 3552739

Things to do

QC Terme di Pre St. Didier


Less than a 10 min drive away, not to be missed! Free booking service with a special discount for all of our guests.

A real treat in an adylic atmosphere.


Tel: +39 0165 867272

Skyway Monte Bianco


A trip at 360° on the roof of Europe.

The eighth wonder of the World, and just a 20min drive from Grange Epiney.

Splendid panoramic views of Monte Bianco and the entire Aosta Valley from the summit of Punta Helbronner at 3466mt.


Tel: +39 0165 89925

Panoramic Viewing Platform over the Pre St. Didier Gorge


Situated above the Thermal Spa of Pre St. Didier, on the road upto La Thuile.

Breathtaking views and easy to get to, either from the Parco Avventura Mont Blanc or via the footpath that departs from the spa below.

Open to all.

Parco Avventura Mont Blanc


The largest adventure park in Europe.

Zip lines galore!

Circuits for all ages, and for a real adrenalin buzz, try the zip line over the gorge at a height of 600mt. 

For a well earned break, visit their bar and restaurant nestled in the forest "Lo Carà"


Tel: +39 335 5918089



When was the last time you did somenthing for the first time?

Why not!

A super Rafting and Yoga centre at Pre St. Didier, just 10mins drive from Grange Epiney. Open every day during the Summer.


Tel: +39 335 8114734

Parco Animalier d'Introd


The first Nature Park in the Aosta Valley, only a 15 min drive from Grange Epiney.

Open from April to December.

Chamois - Marmottes - Birds of Prey - Deer - Wild Pigs - Ibex - Hares - Fish and Frogs - Hedgehogs - Badgers - Foxes

All waiting to meet you!


Our Ski Resorts


Just 18min drive from Grange Epiney (15km)

One of the most famous Ski Resorts in Italy. Courmayeur boasts an excellent reputation in mountain gourmet. Lunch on the pistes here can become quite an event!

An authentic and fascinating resort, with a fascinating mountaineering history. All below the dominating Monte Bianco and it's galciers and imposing peaks. 

In the Summer it's possibile to take the cable car upto Plan Checrouit to discover some high alpine walks and the panoramic alpine swimming pool.

A village worth visiting in every season.


La Thuile

Ski two nations on one ski pass, France and Italy!

37 lifts and 80 pistes, with a dreamlike panorama.

A 25min drive from Grange Epiney (18km)

This ski station offers a wide choice of pistes of all levels.

Just a 25 min drive from Grange Epiney (18km)

In the Summer a few of the pistes are transformed into a Bike Park for MTB enthusiasts.



A ski resort at 1800mt, suspended in the sky above the old roman town of Aosta.

An immense natural balcony, with a breathtaking 360° panorama.

Just a 25min drive from Grange Epiney (22km)

With 70km of pistes and 14 lifts, Pila offers fun for both skiers and snowboarders of all levels.

In the Summer the pistes become a fun park for MTB enthusiasts, with a choice of both Downhill and Freeride courses


Contact Us!


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Grange Epiney Bed & Breakfast

Frazione Epinel 365, Derby Villaret, La Salle 11015 (AO) ITALY

+39 340 355 2739