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Macot La Plagne, Aime 73210 | Macot La Plagne, 73210 Aime, France
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Chalet la Ruche
Ranked #4 of 5 Specialty Lodging in Aime
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, England
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

La Ruche is in the upper part of Plagne 1800 among lots of similar chalets. Plagne 1800 like most of the La Plagne villages is fairly quiet, with a relatively small number of bars and restaurants. The chalet rooms are a little on the small side (especially the bathrooms!). However, Ellie and Simon are really good hosts and did a... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

La plagne is without doubt a great ski resort. Its a bit on the pricey side but it is a ski resort after all, so it is to be expected. Ellie and Simon (The chalet hosts) were great. They cooked lovely food, were great company and were full of local knowledge. Something that is vital when adjusting to the resort... More

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26 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

This is our second but probably last holiday with ski bug. There were some very positive aspects to our holiday. The chalet staff were excellent hard working and friendly people. Food was defiantly done on a tight budget , all of the ingredients seemed cheap , but the outstanding skills of the cook meant that the food was tasty and... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

I had a wonderful week in January at La Ruche. The hosts were so warm and friendly, the accommodation spotless, and the food was absolutely delicious. Cooked breakfast, afternoon tea and a beautiful 3 course meal each night! I couldn't have asked for any more! So much so that I booked to come back for a second week in March,... More

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

Just returned from Chalet La Ruche for a second year in a row and must say the service by Skibug and the very reasonable cost is the reason we have returned with them for a third consecutive year. Joe and Kim were great hosts, and as has been said before, the food was excellent. I admit the chalet is not... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

We actually stayed at another Skibug chalet on the same lane - the closest chalet to the blue slope - the Coccinelle Chalet in La Plagne. There were some good things about Ski bug - the free transfer from the airport, some ski hosting, ability to book a private nanny and the cakes in the afternoon were very good. The... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2012

Chalet La Ruche is a lovely chalet in a good location between Plagne Centre Plagne 1800. It is close to bus stops and there is a track at the back which allows you to ski directly from the chalet when there is enough snow. The hosts (Joe, Kim and Will) were friendly and helpful. The chalet was clean and warm... More

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26 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

We stayed with ski bug in this chalet. The staff ( Joe , Kim and Will) were welcoming , cheerful and attentive. Food was generally very good indeed. Unfortunately the chalet let them and ski bug down. Kim kept the chalet clean and even cleaned the bathrooms daily. Lots of hot water, or at least when the showers were working,... More

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north east England
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20 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2012 via mobile

Booked with ski bug, great communication with Elena (one of the managers) she was accommodating and helpful. Free transfer from airport is a huge plus point. (if the times fit in). The chalet is just off the main road betw een plagne 1800 and plagne centre. So you do have to be careful when walking to and from bus drop.... More

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Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2011

Really have to give SKibug 10 out of 10 for customer service! We had a problem with our flights and Skibug (Elena) reorganised their schedules to collect us from a different airport at v short notice! Chalet la Ruche was great - really cosy, good location and the food was fab. Paul and Becks our chalet hosts were excellent -... More

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Address: Macot La Plagne, Aime 73210 | Macot La Plagne, 73210 Aime, France
Location: France > Rhone-Alpes > Savoie > Aime
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