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Choose where to stay


All are buildings are within five minutes walk of each other. The Loft is next to the HQ. The three village gîtes are in the centre of the village. Booking a bed in one our gîtes supports the local village community directly – a proportion of the price of your stay goes directly into the village funds. Group discounts are available - contact us :)

Minimum stay is 3 nights.

If you want to stay for one or two nights you can stay at The Loft via our AirBnB page.

Interested in staying for 2 weeks or longer? – Please contact us to discuss a project-based stay.


The Loft

Sleeps 2 (Prices are for the whole property)

The Loft is a modern creative hideaway for single nomads or couples. This renovated stone barn is the perfect place to tune into the sights and sounds of the countryside while keeping focused on your work.

  • €150/for a three night stay
  • €350/per week
  • €50/per extra night

The School House

Sleeps 4 (Prices are per bed)

The restored School House overlooks the valley and comprises Ground Floor: entrance hall. 1st floor: Spacious living room with large table and kitchenette, 2 bedrooms (one double, one twin) - doors to private south-facing sun terrace, bathroom.

  • €75/per person/for a three night stay
  • €175/per person/per week
  • €25/per person/per extra night

1st come first served for the double.

The Square

Sleeps 2 (Prices are for the whole property)

The smallest of the three is ideal for a single nomad or co-working couple. There is an additional sofa bed in the living space. This property is overlooking the village square and comprises Ground floor: small living room with kitchenette and table, toilet. 1st floor: 1 bedroom, bathroom.

  • €90/for a three night stay
  • €210/per week
  • €30/per extra night

The Bar

Sleeps 2  (Prices are for the whole property)

This property is overlooking the valley. It has a large, bright living space with an additional sofa bed and a big table, ideal as a desk space and comprises Ground floor: entrance hall, toilet. 1st floor: Spacious living room with kitchenette, 1 bedroom, bathroom.

  • €105/for a three night stay
  • €245/per week
  • €35/per extra night





HQ - Maison Blanche

Coworking clubhouse

Maison Blanche is our home and opens up for coworking during your stay. Join us outside in the garden, hang out in the sunshine on the deck or sit at the kitchen table. It is two minutes walk from the village cottages and next door to The Loft.

The Salle

Meeting, Workshop & Salon Space

If you want to host a workshop during your time with us we can sort you out with various options including The Salle, the village community hall. We can help arrange accommodation in the local area for your attendees too.

  • Kitchen facilities
  • Aircon & heating
  • Flipcharts
  • Projectors
  • Sound systems etc.


Artist/Maker Space

Making stuff makes us feel good and we love the freedom to play. The Pig Shed Studio is a rustic and cosy private artist and maker studio equipped with tools and materials for you to use during your stay.

  • Printing
  • Painting supplies
  • Bookmaking
  • Crafting
  • Sculpture


Coming Soon...


*Doors are due to open in late Autumn 2018.*

Our new venture thisisrefugi.com is a meaningful private member's club in the mountains. In 2016 we acquired The Bear House – a four bedroomed abandoned farmhouse with extensive underground cellars, courtyards gardens and main hall.

During 2017 and 2018, The Bear House is undergoing a full refurbishment as it transforms into our very special Club House.

We are currently accepting membership applications, including a limited number of lifetime Founder Memberships. You can apply to join the waiting list at thisisrefugi.com/membership.

For more information, please contact us or visit thisisrefugi.com.

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The Loft

The Loft

The Loft


Our all-year round creative retreat is a bright, spacious & luxury escape with a contemporary feel and traditional French vintage features. Split over three levels, the accommodation comprises a private south-facing sun terrace, a modern and well-equipped kitchen, original oak beams, handcrafted touches, original artwork and a roaring log burning stove for cold winter nights. Perfect for writers, thinkers and those searching for a distraction-free time to focus on what matters. 


A spacious, one bedroom self-catering loft apartment with private sun terrace, lounge, en suite bathroom and fully equipped modern kitchen.

  • Stylish modern interior
  • Hand-sprung double mattress and solid oak bed
  • White cotton bed linen, goose-down duvet
  • Exposed stone walls and terracotta tiled floors
  • Original oak beams and traditional features
  • Fluffy towels and bathrobes.
  • Local toiletries
  • Lounge with comfortable seating and wood burner
  • Wifi, Flatscreen TV and docking station
  • Local wine, still and sparkling water, coffee and tea
  • Access to our artist studio – The Pig Shed Studio
  • Private sun deck

Bath towels and bed linen are provided and there is a parking space for your use next to the apartment.  If you're looking for somewhere to store ski, surf or cycling gear, secure storage space is also available.


150 euro/3 nights

350 euro/7 nights

50 euro/per extra night


The Artist's Studio

The Artist's Studio

The Pig Shed Studio


The Pig Shed Studio is an artist and writer studio space in the village. Originally a stone barn where the pigs, chickens and rabbits were kept for generations, The Pig Shed is now a maker space filled with tools, artists materials and workbenches for you to enjoy.  Basic materials are provided for reasonable use – we can also order additional materials for your project at your own cost in advance, just let us know.



  • Woodburner, running water & electricity
  • 24 hour access
  • Floor standing & table easel
  • Large work bench
  • Writing desk
  • Stone Carving tools
  • Wood Carving & whittling tools
  • Picture framing supplies
  • Oil, acrylic, water colour & gouache

We can provide you with canvases and help you with shipping your work if you need it – please ask us.