In Valle Maira, at 1540 metres above sea level, 3.5 km beyond Canosio lies a beautiful hamlet, Preit, well preserved and almost completely renovated in the ancient style. Here, set in a sunny position with panoramic views of the surrounding mountains, a group of typical "baita’s" offers three star accommodation, b&b or half board in quality restaurant.
For those who love sport, or for those who just enjoy relaxing and are not looking for more than a stroll or reading in the sun, we have rooms furnished with examples of local traditional crafts. What we can offer: en-suite rooms with an infant’s bed if required or a single room with shared bathroom, or in the inn larger rooms with fireplace and balcony and a 4-bed room where an extra bed can be added with special discount. Pets are welcome and meals for your little friends can be provided. What you can expect: A warm welcome , Change of towels every two days, Breakfasts with organic and local food , Refrigerator-bar in two double rooms, recommendations for tours and trips, suitable locations for sporting activities such as trekking, motorbike and mountain bike tours, ski touring, alpine skiing , cross-country skiing, mountaineering (routes are close and merge into GTA tracks) canoeing and kayaking (we can also accompany you if you wish) Traditional dancing from the OC area, Irish set dancing, Scottish country dancing - short courses available Cultural and architectural visits recommended. Our own inn Mascha Parpaja provides meals and rents sports equipment. Soon a fitness centre will be ready with a sauna. We are glad to say that we can offer outstanding cuisine with local and piedmontese dishes. Vegetarians are welcome, just mention you are vegetarian upon reservation, in order not to disappoint you and bear in mind your expectations We have a large collection of old and antique tools on display, and a number of books for reading or browsing (though mainly in Italian). If you would simply like to relax, you can enjoy our small garden, the cool and quiet of the "grotto" or rest on one of the balconies. You can also send emails. Our B&B is 100% non-smoking. We speak English, Italian, French,German and Spanish and will be pleased to assist you in any way possible. Jennie e Beppe Armando Locanda Mascha Parpaja and Il rifugio degli elfi
b&b Il rifugio degli elfi with a rich breakfast with a menu; Euro 35 per person per night. All rooms are en suite . Half board is the only offer in the summer and in special periods. Winter: an overprice of 5 euros will be charged if you wish to have more than 18°C in your room at night. Discounts for children 20 to 40% depending on length of stay Small babies: free. Pets: 5 Euros.
Apartment and rooms in the locanda: half board only, prices depend on number of people.
Locanda Mascha Parpaja: half board Euro 50 to 55 (price includes dinner with traditional Occitanian and piedmontese dishes, bed and breakfast per person) Restaurant: three cocottes have been granted by the logis international and we have been granted 2 chimneys . Youcan also eat here only at a fixed price for a varied menu with tastings, Euro 26 Piedmontese and Occitanian wines on a list, but not included We can prepare sandwitches or a meal when you return from your daily trips .Vegetarian and vegan dishes available.