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Hotel le Refuge

Lac le Tignes, 73320 Tignes, France
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Ranked #4 of 38 hotels in Tignes
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Woodbridge, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

On our last night of a 5 night stay at hotel Le Refuge. We stayed in a superior room with balcony facing the main lift in Tignes Le Lac. The hotel had everything you need in a ski hotel. Very comfortable, quiet and convenient. Breakfasts were extensive with so many options. Fresh bread, fresh fruit, granola, 3 types of cereal,... More

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Capucine F, Responsable commercial at Hotel le Refuge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind comment, it has been a real pleasure to accomodate you in our hotel. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kindest Regards Le Refuge staff. More

Espoo
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

This was the third time we spent a skiing holiday in Tignes and in hotel Le Refuge and it gets better every time. The location is superb, you just walk out and decide which lift to take. The athmosphire in the hotel is warm, you feel like coming home. The rooms (we always had one with balcony) facing to the... More

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Thank you very much for your kind comment, it has been a real pleasure to accomodate you in our hotel. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kindest Regards Le Refuge staff. More

Leeds, UK
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30 reviews 30 reviews
23 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014 via mobile

If you are thinking of going to Tignes and looking for somewhere to stay, look no further. This was my first trip and despite the length of transfer from Geneva the resort was the very best I have experienced in Europe from a purely skiing perspective. The hotel is literally 30 seconds from a ski lift which is amazing. I... More

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Capucine F, Responsable commercial at Hotel le Refuge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind comment, it has been a real pleasure to accomodate you in our hotel. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kindest Regards Le Refuge staff. More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Second visit here and would very much recommend it Overlooking the main square 10 seconds from main new Toviere lift comfortable rooms and helpful and friendly staff Good breakfast Fair value for money bearing in mind the fact that it is a main ski area and location unbeatable had couple days of mainly whiteouts out of 4 days but cant... More

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Thank you very much for your kind comment, it has been a real pleasure to accomodate you in our hotel. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kindest Regards Le Refuge staff. More

Caracas, Venezuela
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

This hotel was absolutely perfect for what we wanted for our stay in Tignes Le Lac. From my first contact with the hotel by email the staff was very responsive to my questions and needs. Capuchine (who is the owner/proprietor I think) was very energetic and was everywhere all the time (at the front desk assisting customers, up at the... More

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Merci beaucoup pour votre gentil commentaire, ce fût un réel plaisir de vous accueillir dans notre hôtel. Nous espérons vous... More

Ipswich, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
16 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

The location of this hotel is excellent, right in the middle of Tignes Le Lac with close access to the ski lifts. The breakfasts were very good. Above all, "La patronne" is passionate about the hotel and ever ready to help.

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Capucine F, Responsable commercial at Hotel le Refuge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind comment, it has been a real pleasure to accomodate you in our hotel. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kindest Regards Le Refuge staff. We would like to inform you (and every traveler who will read this answer) that we have different kind of rooms in our hotel and if you want... More

London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Had a very enjoyable and comfortable three days here in August. Great location, overlooking lake and close to restaurants, main lift and shops. Free, and good-quality, wifi which worked well across the hotel. Excellent buffet breakfast up on the top floor and friendly and helpful owner & staff completed the positive experience here.

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Thank you very much for your kind comment, it has been a real pleasure to accomodate you in our hotel. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kindest Regards More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Just back from our third consecutive year at Le Refuge. It's a hotel that really works well and couldn't be better located. They are happy to organise ski passes and parking for you and their is a ski hire shop adjacent - so everything is really convenient. If you have a room on the side facing the central plaza then... More

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Capucine F, Propriétaire at Hotel le Refuge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind comment, it has been a real pleasure to accomodate you in our hotel. Next time, if you have any issue with the radiator don't hesitate to tell us. If you remember Bob, he can fix everything :) We look forward to welcoming you again. Kindest Regards Le Refuge staff. More

York, England
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Le Refuge is right by the main lifts from Tignes le Lac so it's a perfect location for exploring the vast ski area that is the Espace Killy. And despite such a very central location and the fact that it is right next to a road and a bus station, we were not disturbed by noise. We stayed in a... More

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Capucine F, Propriétaire at Hotel le Refuge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind comment, it has been a real pleasure to accomodate you in our hotel. We would like to inform you (and every traveller who will read this answer) that we have different kind of rooms in our hotel and if you want to book a certain kind (with balcony, facing south, quiet...) you can... More

Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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102 reviews 102 reviews
29 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

Very warm staff. They have been waiting for us till midnight at the day of our arrival. All restaurant bookings were done through the owner of the hotel. She is very helpful. Good breakfast with fantastic view from the 5th floor of the hotel. Free WiFi with good connection. Very close to Chair lifts and Ski Express as well as... More

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Capucine F, Propriétaire at Hotel le Refuge, responded to this review

Thank you very much, it has been a real pleasure to accomodate you in our hotel. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kindest Regards Le Refuge staff. More

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Address: Lac le Tignes, 73320 Tignes, France
Location: France > Rhone-Alpes > Savoie > Tignes
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Ski-In / Ski-Out Spa Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#2 Ski-In / Ski-Out Hotel in Tignes #3 Spa Hotel in Tignes #5 Family Hotel in Tignes
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