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Lovely French Lake town

Quaint little lake town surrounded by beauty, history and gourmet food. Quite the mix here... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2015
Sylvie R
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Pretty lake in lovely surroundings

This is a pretty lake between the two villages of Murol and Chambon,which are very charming. There... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2014
hcat50
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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May 7, 2018
“Stunning in the fringe seasons”
Jan 29, 2018
“Scenic mountain lake”
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

Spring or Autumn when the crowds have gone but the weather remains warm. Terrific trails around the lake. You are literally walking or if you choose to take a dip, then swimming, in a volcano. Plenty of great spots to have a picnic. We went...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed January 29, 2018

Pretty French glacial fed lake in the French Alps with magnificent mountain backgrounds. An area with activities if you wish or you can relax and picnic.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed August 25, 2017

Lac Chambon in Auverne region is a lovely lake where you have nice paths for walking around, also by good weather, you can take a bath, there are good restaurants around; a very charming region also for sportif people and for all age, there are...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed August 27, 2015

We were staying at a nearby campsite so decided to find the lake as it had been recommended to us. It was a very pretty place with lots to do. There is a beach area if you want to bathe, a very small baby/toddlers pool...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

Quaint little lake town surrounded by beauty, history and gourmet food. Quite the mix here. Attracts the very athletic types. Lots of people biking, running and hiking. Pretty lake attracts swimmers, sunbathers and fishermen alike. Something for all ages. Reminds me of Invermere British Columbia.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Sylvie R
Reviewed August 11, 2014

This is a pretty lake between the two villages of Murol and Chambon,which are very charming. There is an easy walk around the lake, also pedalos and limited bathing areas. It is also a good spot from which to make many excursions and bigger walks...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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