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Alter Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Piazza Stazione 1, 12032 Barge, Italy
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Barge
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

We stayed here on a Piemonte biking trip, and rode col d'agnel and col sestriere - both awesome. best part is you are very short distance from Mt Viso which has great hiking and nice little ski town about 20 minute drive from barge. excellent restaurants nearby (Andrea). steer clear of pizza place across from Alter - euro jerks! Alter... More

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Lugano, Switzerland
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73 reviews 73 reviews
27 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

The hotel is located in an old factory that has been completely renovated for the Turin Winter Olympic Games in 2006. It is now a modern and quite posh hotel, with a lot of art pieces spread all over the place. The staff is extremely nice and helpful. Did not have the chance to try the food but they have... More

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

we have chosen this because of the good reviews here and because of the fantastic offer (4 nights for 300 EUR). Dogs are allowed by the way which helped for our decision. the staff is very friendly and the location beautiful, including a small room with fire place for your reading. also the bar is quite nice, offering an extensive... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

Not just a hotel, but a satisfying and complete experience. Inspiring architecture, furnishings and artwork. Attention to detail is remarkable. Homemade food and local, fresh produce makes breakfast very enjoyable. Surprisingly nearby, although with novice slopes, are ski resorts like Crissolo. The Hotel also boasts its own, unique vintage Italian car collection -definitely worth seeing! The staff are friendly and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012 via mobile

staff was very friendly. they were happy to help us even with quite unusual problems. Room and building perfect. breakfeast for Italian standards very good. very good location for mountain activities around mon viso. barge itself is not very exciting. nice cafe with good gelato on the main plaza. Ask for a visit to the classic cars!

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Richmond Hill, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

Can only recommend this Hotel, Very Stylish, Quiet Rooms excellent, Great Atmosphere

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Queenstown, South Africa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2012

We visited Piemont in May 2012 and were desparately searching for a hotel that meets our expectations regarding design and comfort. Although Barge is a little bit away from the classic Piemont wine region, we chose Alter Hotel - and will do it again! Exclusively designed with all amenities someone needs for a most relaxing stay. We enjoyed it from... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

We decided to come to this hotel through a smart box offer and booked the executive room over the phone when we were told that the executive room is actually a standard one and we were offered a de luxe room for tha added cost of 25 euros . This is the room I am writing from sweating since the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2011

Beautiful hotel, very nice and relaxing. The rooms are huge and the design is young and pretty. the staff was very nice.

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11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2011

I decided to book this hotel after reading the positive reviews on tripadvisor. It was a very good experience overall. The rooms were spacious enough, the hotel was very clean and the staff were friendly and helpful. We decided to go into the village for dinner and the reception staff recommened a restaurant to us - Ristorante S Giovanni. The... More

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Also Known As:
Alter Hotel Barge
Address: Piazza Stazione 1, 12032 Barge, Italy
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Location: Italy > Piedmont > Province of Cuneo > Barge
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Barge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Alter Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Once you arrive at Alter Hotel, you are captured by a special environment, where kindness and warmth abound. The hotel, facing Monviso Mountain, is close to Saluzzo, Staffarda, Racconigi and Fenestrelle. An unusual Piedmont, much more attractive if seen through the windows of an ex-textile factory of the late nineteenth century, whose restoration focuses on design. Clean lines and generous spaces are precious allies in harmony research. This is why rooms benefit of high quality materials and unique details and some of them offer a private terrace.Arrivati all’Alter Hotel si viene catturati da un ambiente speciale, dove la cordialità e il calore sono protagonisti. Linee pulite e spazi generosi sono preziosi alleati nella ricerca dell’armonia: per questo le camere di questa ex manifattura tessile di fine Ottocento godono di materiali di alta qualità e di dettagli unici. Un’esperienza unica, infine, la visita alla collezione di auto d'epoca degli anni ‘20 e ‘30. ... more   less 
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