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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friends and I stayed here for a week. We'd read some of the earlier reviews so weren't expecting much. When we arrived we were pleasantly surprised as the rooms were a nice size, comfortable, clean and not run down as previous reviews had said. The bar was good to chill in with friendly staff. Ski Val had great staff...

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To answer some earlier reviews first. The wifi is excellent giving 15mb/s minimum. You can ski out but not in . The walk from the centre is under 5 minutes going slowly to get back. Currently used by SkiVal the current team are the nicest I have ever had look after us and the food was excellent. The bar is...

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Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

Okay so the positives - staff lovely and helpful. Bar and restaurant area are great for a big party - and we had the whole hotel. Food was generally good but not enough of the meat portions. The staff would always bring out what was left but it just would have been great to get a reasonable portion straight away....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 20, 2016

The food is great, the SkiVal staff are very friendly and is only a 50-75m walk from the piste and the swimming pool, but the chalet itself is tatty and unloved. The whole place needs gutting and renovating. Our party had one room on the top floor which leaked all week. On emailing SkiVal they said the issue was being...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

We loved Alpaka. We were there 2 weeks including Christmas and Boxing Day. Staff for this year is lovely. Friendly and relaxed, they put us at ease. Gary in the kitchen knows how to cook, so much was clear. Food was skiers food, and yet just that much nicer than the comfort food I would make at home, such that...

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Wadhurst, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 6, 2016

Hannah and the team at Alpaca Lodge were amazing- fixed everything we needed prior to our arrival- even had a late supper waiting for us when we rocked up at 10.30! It is a really down to earth, friendly chalet, quite basic but just the job if you are on holiday for the skiing and good company in the evenings.

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Hassocks, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 2, 2016

We totally landed on our feet with this lodge. After being very badly let down by Crystal Ski we booked this with less than 48hrs before our trip was supposed to commence. It was cheaper than our other package and we could not have asked for more. I disagree with the other comment about it being dirty. This is one...

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5Thank John B
Reviewed April 15, 2015

Let's start with the good points. The service good and friendly and the food was generally pretty decent. The bar area is comfortable. The problem is with the rooms. Each of us in the chalet had different problems. Some had no shower or a shower that you had to hold over your head. Ours was broken with mould growing in...

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Reviewed April 4, 2015 via mobile

Just stayed at hotel, booked via Ski Val. The Ski Val staff were great and very friendly. The food especially, was of a excellent standard with a hearty breakfast to start your Skiing day. Rooms were comfortable and clean. The bar is perfect for relaxing in, with a lovely log fire and good beer. My only gripe would be poor...

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Swansea
Reviewed March 30, 2015

Just returned from a great week skiing in Tignes and having visited the Alpaka 12 years ago was very disappointed to find it hadn't changed at all! The bar and restaurant were still very good however, rooms were very basic and worn out, no doors on cupboards, no shower curtains on baths, threadbare carpets, lights and boot warmers that didn't...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi

Additional Information about Alpaka Lodge

Address: Tignes, France
Location: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Savoie > Tignes
Number of rooms: 14
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“The higher the better”
 of 5 bubbles Guffers158, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“choose one with a piste view not a street view”
 of 5 bubbles Jimmw, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Room 102 has a bath and the bed was very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles 898JaneM, Jan 6, 2016 | Read review
“Many do not get a room next to the kitchen as the noise did travel a bit.”
 of 5 bubbles T1193AYjohnb, Jan 2, 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room with a balcony and a shower and avoid room 108 which is right next to the public toilet!”
 of 5 bubbles GilbertSwansea, Mar 30, 2015 | Read review
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