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La Demeure des Elfes

Karu, Albinen 3955, Switzerland
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Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Albinen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015
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Brussels, Belgium
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Wonderful place in a charming little village. Thessalia and Veronique go the extra mile to make ones stay memorable. A very welcoming arrival, nicely decorated rooms, the living room which makes you feel at home, the glass of wine at the fireplace and last but definitely not least the delicious food they bring to your table. Thessalia's deserts definitely deserve... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

I don't normally write reviews but La Demeure des Elfes is so wonderful that I feel I need to add to the great posts this heavenly B and B has so deservedly received. I first discovered this B&B via Trip Advisor two years ago when I was looking for accommodation near Leukerbad to celebrate my mothers birthday. We had a... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

A well decorated house. At arrive a warm welcome. At first we felt at ease. But that changed rapidly due to the arrival of guests with kids behaving like little demons. First they took over the second floor where our room was admits theirs. Next they took over the whole house. No place to hide left. The parents nor the... More 

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LesElfes, Propriétaire at La Demeure des Elfes, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your honnesty. I'm sorry you spent a so bad time here as we are trying to do our best to have every guest happy and relaxing in our Bed and Breakfast. If you can't stand children, I would advice you, as any other guest, to avoid some periods like school holidays, even more in Bed... More 

London, United Kingdom
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

What a lovely stay; everything was perfect and truly enchanting. We stayed for 2 nights with our children, including Christmas Day. Veronique and Tessa the owners gave us a warm welcome and the food was very good and creative. we loved the Christmas decorations, the quiet quiet nights, the lovely big white dog Grimm, and of course charming little village... More 

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LesElfes, Propriétaire at La Demeure des Elfes, responded to this review

Dear Florence, thank you so much for your wonderfull comment, It was a pleasure for us to spend our Christmas evening with you and your sweet daughters. Wish you all the best for the Year 2013! Greetings from the Elves. More 

Zug, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

I agree with every review here. I just stayed 3 nights with "the Elves"... it was wonderful. Worth the drive and the francs. Don't hesitate, if you are anywhere in the neighborhood book this wonderful bed and breakfast and stay an extra night. The chalet is just as it appears in the pictures and better: the rooms are charming and... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

We absolutely love this place. We have been there a couple of times when we feel the need to escape from town and just relax in the mountain. The hotel is in the village of Albinen, one of the best in the entire Alps to get a fell for how life was in the mountains many years ago, the wooden... More 

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Riga, Latvia
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166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2011

Stayed for few days with my family, so had family room consisting of 1,5 rooms. Sweet well renovated house, romantic could be another word for it. The owners family is living there and you can consider it as an advantage for any recommendations. Like the restaurant recommendation was so excellent, we kept going there every night! Breakfast is really homemade... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

Ever since our first visit in February 2011, we have fallen for the charms and characters of this place, so much so that we decided to make it our home base. This must be our 5th visit, every time a wonderfully relaxing yet energising experience, with our 13-year old son or with friends. We love everything here – the chalet... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2011

Our stay at La demeure des elfes was stunning. Firat of all, the view is Amazing. The village of Albinen is charming. After, the this BnB is beautifully decorating and amazingly spacious. The bedrooms and the bathrooms are wonderful and comfortable ! Last but not least, the owners are generous, hearted and entertaining ! Their food is delicious and the... More 

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