We stayed here 20th Jan to the 27th Jan. Excellent hotel as far as skiing standards are concerned. The rooms are big, and comfy. You can control the heating. The bathroom was excellent and never short of hot water. Considering i am a fussy eater i thought i might have struggled to eat in the evenings (we went half board) but it wasn't a problem. The food was a high standard and all the waiters were lovely. You had a set menu eat night and you could choose from 3 things for your starter, main.. and then ice cream, cakes etc for dessert. I could not complain. And if you didn't like it, it wasn't a problem. The breakfast was by far the best, scrambled egg, bacon, bakery ( which was beautiful) fruits, hams, cheeses etc. Was beautiful. There was a free bus that takes you to the lift, that runs between 8.30 (i think)... and 10. And then 3.30 and 5. This was so useful and we used it everyday. There is a free public bus that runs passed but only one. I do wish the bus did start its pick ups a little earlier than 3.30. We used the spa for one night, it was free of charge. It wasn't anything special. But use it, if its free!
The skiing was pefect!!! Loved the pistes and we didn't get bored. I'll definitely be visiting this hotel again soon. Couldn't really fault it.
PS.. its a 4* by skiing concerns.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- An exclusive hotel where you experience the mountains in all seasons, in the splendid setting of the western Alps, for an intense week of skiing, a romantic weekend or to unwind in relaxing the body and spirit in the exclusive Besson Spa re-generation.The Grand Hotel Besson has 44 rooms, elevator, common areas, lounges, bar, restaurant, meeting rooms, panoramic terrace, solarium, ski room, private parking, garage, spa and stunning views over the valley and mountains.Un albergo esclusivo dove vivere la montagna in tutte le stagioni, nella splendida cornice delle Alpi occidentali, per una settimana di intensa attività sciistica, per un week-end romantico in assoluto relax o per ritemprarsi il corpo e lo spirito nell'esclusiva SPA Besson Re-generation.Il Grand Hotel Besson dispone di 44 camere, ascensore, ampi spazi comuni, saloni, bar, ristorante, sale meeting, terrazza panoramica, solarium, ski room, parcheggio privato, garage, centro benessere e splendida vista sulla valle e le montagne. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Grand Hotel Sauze d Oulx
- Grand Hotel Besson Italy/Province Of Turin