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Albergo Dente del Gigante

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3.0 of 5
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Strada La Palud 42 | Frazione La Palud, 11013 Courmayeur, Italy
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Ranked #16 of 43 Hotels in Courmayeur
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015
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London, UK
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33 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We chose this place because of its closeness to the Monte Bianco cable car station, and also because of the excellent reviews. It's a small but well-run B&B with comfortable and good-sized bedrooms each with ensuite shower room kitted out with good quality toiletries, TV and free wi-fi. We had chosen the quiet period with the skiers gone and the... More 

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MYCOURMAYEUR, Direttore vendite at Albergo Dente del Gigante, responded to this review

Hello !! we are very pleased to tnow that you have enjoyed your stay at Hotel Dente del Gigante !! We precise that the new Mont Clanc cable car, that will open in June 2015, will be at 800 mt from our hotel, still reachable by a nice walk in the tipical mountain village of Entreves. The actual departure situated... More 

Cervo, Italia
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322 reviews 322 reviews
67 hotel reviews
183 helpful votes 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We couldn't have been happier than to find this gem of Bed and Breakfast. Everything is just right - from the warm reception, to the comfy wood-panelled bedroom, to the contemporary bathroom with luxury fittings. The situation is fantastic to say the least, at the foot of the spectacular Mont Blanc massif, with cable cars at a stone's throw reaching... More 

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MYCOURMAYEUR, Direttore vendite at Albergo Dente del Gigante, responded to this review

Many tank for your splendid review ! we feel very happy knowing that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. We confirm that Christmas in Courmayeur is a fairytale !! but nobody knows it : is not crowded and is less expensive than big crowded other famous ski station at the same period. There is a very traditional atmosphere with... More 

Maracay, Venezuela
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Our stay in this Hotel was in March 2013, nice time to visit Courmayeur, all the sorroundings were full of snow which was our intention of this visit. We arrived with a taxi from Geneve, just 2.5 hours in a nice highway, went through the Mont Blanc tunnel and inmediately you will find the hotel in a detour from the... More 

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MYCOURMAYEUR, Direttore vendite at Albergo Dente del Gigante, responded to this review

Many thank for your review ! we feel very happy knowing that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. For the breakfast, we just like inform that, we have a standard of breakfast service, but for all the guests that feels here like at home, and have particular needs or preferences, it's possible to ask it for and we'll be... More 

Odessa. ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I spent a week with my friends in Dente del Gigante in February 2013. The hotel location - on the mountain, the road leading to the Nationa park, approximately 3-4 km from Courmayour, close to the Mont Blanc tunnel, 16 km from Chamonix. As we had a rented car we found no problem with moving around, though close to the... More 

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MYCOURMAYEUR, Direttore vendite at Albergo Dente del Gigante, responded to this review

Many thank for your kind review ! We feel very happy knowing that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel, and hope to meet you again. Meanwhile, we warmly greet you. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stayed here two nights, taking a break while on the TMB. I can't provide high enough marks for how delightful and helpful Sara and Francesca were. They did our laundry, made wonderful capacinos at b'fast and Sara even drove us back and forth across town to the Mineral Spa. We also enjoyed wine and cheese with the owner one... More 

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79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I stayed here for two nights, and by far one of the best hotels in the TMB. People were very friendly, rooms were spacious and clean with TV. It's very close to the cable car service from La Palud that takes you to top of Courmayeur and also close to nice restaurants. Sara was incredibly helpful. The breakfast spread was... More 

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Oamaru
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We arrived after a few days in the mountians and found this place. The staff were wonderful and looked after us very well. The rooms were very clean and the breakfast excellent. I could not believe the value of this place. I will recommend it to anyone going near. Thank you.

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

I stayed at Dente del Gigante for a few days in February 2014 during a ski holiday with my friends. I do not often leave reviews, however on this occasion I could not resist just to say thank you to the wonderful staff at the hotel who made our stay so pleasant. Sara and Francesca were incredibly helpful, accommodating and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

The negatives first - transport isn't a forte of Courmayeur and La Palud isn't within walking distance of the centre but that's about the limit of criticism of this wonderful small hotel. There is no evening restaurant here (a fact which isn't hidden from prospective guests) but the staff could not have been more accommodating whether it came to recommending... More 

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Gex, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

We have now stayed in this hotel three times and hope to go many more times. It is a real gem and a special place. The building is charming surrounded by some of the best views of Mont Blanc and inside it is cosy, aesthetic and super clean. The staff are among the most welcoming we have ever come across,... More 

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MYCOURMAYEUR, Direttore vendite at Albergo Dente del Gigante, responded to this review

Hello Robyn, Many thanks for your great review !! it perfectly describe our way of work and the style of Chalet Hotel Dente del Gigante. We wait for you next year !! Best Regards More 

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