Airbnb’s Newest Listing Sits Amidst 80 Volcanoes

The opportunity to shell out a evening sleeping a stone’s throw absent from a volcano, much significantly less 80 volcanoes, is not one thing lots of experience. But, many thanks to Volvic and Airbnb, you have a prospect to slumber in the shadow of France’s most well known volcanoes. Even greater, if you can guide this extremely particular lodging, it’ll only charge you 1 Euro ($1.18 US) in addition taxes.


The Chaîne des Puys is a north-south chain of 80 volcanoes found in central France. With the last identified eruption in the area taking place much more than 6,000 several years back, this place of cinder cones, lava domes, and craters is now a UNESCO Planet Heritage internet site of lush forest and beautiful lakes. It’s also residence to Volvic’s one particular-of-a-type getaway rental.

Airbnb and Volvic's unique LUMIPOD vacation rental looking out toward France's Chaîne des Puys volcano range.
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A room with a volcanic check out

The property itself is a LUMIPOD, a distinctive strategy housing that brings together out of doors and indoor areas. Its most breathtaking characteristic is 16 toes of clear, round Lumicene walls featuring panoramic sights of the Chaîne des Puys. As aspect of a continue to be, guests will have a guided tour from an on-web-site team to understand about the area’s biodiversity, a non-public morning yoga session at sunrise, and a regionally sourced meal for two by Adrien Descouls, whose Origines cafe in nearby Le Broc has earned a Michelin star. And if they want even better views of the volcanic landscape, there’s even a warm air balloon experience to take.

Attendees begin their stay with a welcome video call from host and Volvic world-wide ambassador Kilian Jornet. An attained ultramarathoner and mountain runner, Jornet has received the Skyrunner Earth Series six occasions and holds the quickest times for ascent and descent of the Matterhorn, Mont Blanc, and Denali. He’s also created a volcanic hike for visitors.

A locally-sourced dinner for two by Adrien Descouls, whose Origines restaurant in nearby Le Broc has earned a Michelin star.
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Pondering why Volvic bought into the family vacation rental business enterprise? This region is actually the mineral water’s home turf. Right before Volvic water is bottled, it spends five years filtering by means of six layers of volcanic rock in the Chaîne des Puys.

If you want to invest the night up coming to a volcano, reserving will open on a initially appear, 1st served basis at 3:00 a.m. ET on July 19, 2021 at As they say in France, bonne possibility.

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