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Britanniahütte SAC 3030 m

Mountain guesthouse, mountain hiker cabin and accommodation for high mountain tours in the environs of Saas-Fee. Britanniahütte is one of the most visited and largest SAC cabins, located at the foot of Allalinhorn. Starting point for the Valais Haute Route as well as mixed tours and climbing adventures. There is a new high alpine hiking trail to the Mattmark reservoir. Hikers and one-day visitors can enjoy the view of the high summits including Mischabel, Weissmies and across the glaciers to Strahlhorn.

Informations from the hut

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Additional informations Britanniahütte SAC

Hut wardened
  • Jan: Closed
  • Feb: Closed
  • Mar: Open
  • Apr: Open
  • May: Open
  • Jun: Closed
  • Jul: Open
  • Aug: Open
  • Sep: Open
  • Oct: Closed
  • Nov: Closed
  • Dec: Closed
Shelter open
  • Jan: Open
  • Feb: Open
  • Mar: Open
  • Apr: Open
  • May: Open
  • Jun: Open
  • Jul: Open
  • Aug: Open
  • Sep: Open
  • Oct: Open
  • Nov: Open
  • Dec: Open
Hut phone
Capacity
  • Sleeps:

  • Emergency shelter:

Services
  • Cooking non catered
  • Drinks
  • Half board
  • Plain meals
  • Separable group rooms
Hut guardian
Andenmatten Dario
Hut chief
Renaud Marc
Hut chief
Bondallaz Jacques

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