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Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Fabulous hotel. Lovely staff. Complimentary pick up from ski runs in hotel BMW X5 4x4 Complimentary lifts to and from resort restaurants in hotel BMW 7 series. Lovely spa. Hotel restaurant ok but not fabulous. There are better options in town and for a Michelin star restaurant we were disappointed. Lovely hotel bar sometimes with live music. Almost ski in... More 

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Thank Redrated
Valerie_Boulenger, Directeur général at Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours, responded to this review

Dear Sir, The whole hotel team is very grateful for the review you wrote about our property. We are happy to read you've noticed and enjoyed the little services we put at our guests disposal. Believe it was our pleasure to host during your ski vacations. Hoping to welcome you very soon Our best regards, Mrs Valerie Boulenger General Manager... More 

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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

We stayed in this hotel for a week. There were 7 of us in our party ranging in age from 8 to 74 and we all had a wonderful time. The staff were amazing and nothing was too much trouble. The young ones enjoyed the games area whilst the older ones enjoyed a cocktail and everyone enjoyed the spa area.... More 

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Thank 382anned
Valerie_Boulenger, Directeur général at Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Dear Madam, A warm "Thank You" for your message. It was our pleasure to have you at the hotel. We are glad to read every member of the family could enjoy its way the vacations at Les Barmes de l'Ours. See you next year! Kindest regards, Valerie Boulenger General Manager Hotel les Barmes de l'Ours ***** Chemin des... More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

I wanted to write to say what a fantastic holiday we had at Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours. My step mum recommended it to me and we stayed last year and have just come back from a visit this year. The staff where amazing, so friendly and helpful, they could not do enough to help. The hotel is very relaxed... More 

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Thank Alex M
Valerie_Boulenger, Directeur général at Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Thank you so much for your kind message. We were delighted to have you and your family at the hotel. It is so grateful to read that you enjoyed your holidays, all the staff and myself are looking forward to welcoming you next year. Warm regards, Valerie Boulenger General Manager Hotel les Barmes de l'Ours ***** Chemin des... More 

London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

What an expensive disappointment this hotel is. For €800 per night on a B&B basis for a double room, I believe expectations should be high and les Barmes de l'ourse continuously disappoint. First, the good : - good location close to the pistes (but not quite ski in / ski out) - room was nice with good mountain view -... More 

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1 Thank mmadar
Valerie_Boulenger, Directeur général at Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Dear Madam, Thank you for taking the time to write this review and letting us know about your experience of the hotel. We are sorry to read you've been disappointed in some aspects of our service and facilities. Be sure we will take them into account in order to improve ourselves. However we were quite surprised about 3... More 

Union City, California, United States
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98 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

It is a one star Michelin, if I am not mistaken. Sure the price, setting, service match up to it. It charges top $ (or euro, if you prefer) They restricted us to order the same tasting menu (for all 10 people), else we can order a la crate. For the food, it had good plating (looks good), but they... More 

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Thank TMMak
Valerie_Boulenger, Directeur général at Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for your review and for sharing your experience about our restaurant and our traditional and authentic French cuisine. It is correct that we tend to recommend a unique menu for group over 8 persons, but it is only because we want to avoid and lenght for our guests during the service. We hope you understand our... More 

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30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

An exceptionally well run hotel quite modern but very stylish decoration. The staff are wonderful and cannot do enough for you, reception, ski room, spa all excellent. Two fantastic cocktail Barmes Antonin and Roman who make amazing cocktail. Rooms comfortable with good views. Near ski lift and also very good shuttle which will pick you up if you do not... More 

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Valerie_Boulenger, Directeur général at Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours, responded to this review

Dear Sir, A warm thank you for your review about our hotel and staff. It was our pleasure to welcome you during your ski holidays in Val d'Isère. Don't hesitate to let us know when you come back in the village, we would be delighted to see you again. Looking forward to hearing from you, Best regards, Valérie Boulenger General... More 

Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

On Christmas Eve, we were a group of 12 looking for a bar with a piano as we had two musicians with us. This hotel came up on trip adviser, the staff were brilliant. They let the two boys sing and play the piano which was amazing as we were not staying at the hotel and had just come in... More 

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Thank Jan M
Valerie_Boulenger, Directeur général at Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Thank you very much for sharing your experience of the hotel. We were delighted to read you enjoyed your time at the bar and that you had a wonderful moment. It was a pleasure for us to have you on that special evening. The whole staff really appreciate your comment. Thank you again. Looking forward to hearing from... More 

Porto, Portugal
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31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

We came to Les Barmes de l'Ours for 3 days, to welcome de New Year with family. Everything in this hotel is top notch: from the efficacy and kindness of every employee to the quality of services provided by the hotel (arranging forfaits, proving ski material rental at the rental store located in the lobby, proving ski lessons with professors... More 

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1 Thank Joana P
Valerie_Boulenger, Directeur général at Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours, responded to this review

Dear Madam, We read your comment with a real joy. We all wanted to thank you for taking the time to write this review as, through your experience, we have the feeling we fulfilled our main goal : make your stay unforgettable. It was also a pleasure having you at the hotel and we hope we will be Lucky enough... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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107 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

Absolutely wonderful stay in this magical hotel. Everything was brilliant from the food , to the rooms, to the staff. the location is very near to the slopes and the ski shop has everything you need. I especially liked sitting int he bar listening to music at night before dinner.

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Thank katie m
Valerie_Boulenger, Directeur général at Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours, responded to this review

Dear Madam, It has been a real pleasure welcoming you and your family last winter season. We are very happy to read you enjoyed our bar ambiance and all the hotel facilities. Your review is important to us and we sincerely thank you for taking the time to write it down. Hoping to welcoming you again the upcoming season. Our... More 

Moscow, Russia
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35 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

As a family we stayed at this hotel for the first week of January for 3/4 years in a row, 8 years ago. However we are still very familiar with it because we come to Val D'isere every year and many family friends still stay at Barmes and we frequently visit them. Positives: -SPA area is well kept and generally... More 

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2 Thank Natasha R
Valerie_Boulenger, Directeur général at Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Thank you for taking the time to write this review about our hotel. You seem indeed very familiar to our property and we sincerely appreciate your honesty. We took seriously into consideration the negatives aspects you underlined as we are always keen to improve ourselves. As you mentioned, our rates are the most expensive ones compared to the... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours

Address: les Carats, 73150 Val d'Isere, France
Location: France > Rhone-Alpes > Savoie > Val d'Isere
Price Range: $443 - $1,112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours 4.5*
Number of rooms: 76
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Also Known As:
Hotel Les Barmes De L'Ours France/Savoie
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Val d'Isere
#6 Luxury Hotel in Val d'Isere
#8 Family Hotel in Val d'Isere
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