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Hotel le Refuge

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You could not meet a friendlier set of people if you tried! So positive, so helpful. Been here a week, I love it. The breakfast is good, rooms a good size and Very clean, the ski lifts are just a 10m walk across the road!!

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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome Hotel, historical and location wise. Furniture and facilities a little old but everything was really well mantained and clean. Very cosy overall. Good breakfast, not great, but adequate. Right in front of the main lifts. Great storage for the skis and spa (we were there always alone, everything available).

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Capucine F, Directeur général at Hotel le Refuge, responded to this review

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

Horsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last year I recommended this place and announced I was going back this year. Having been back, I have absolutely no reservations about recommending the place again. The location next to the slopes is perfect - it's as close as you can get to ski-in, ski-out (you have to cross the road); and the hire shop (again, highly recommended) is...

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Capucine F, Directeur général at Hotel le Refuge, responded to this review

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

Italy
Reviewed August 7, 2016

The hotel is perfect and the staff is great. We especially appreciated the bathrobes and the slippers (unusual for a 3-star hotel), the amazing view from our balcony and the rich and tasteful breakfast with mostly local products. Thank you very much to our kind hosts !

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

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

Netanya, Israel
Reviewed July 20, 2016

I have stayed at here for 3 days in the middle of summer to experience summer skiing and other activities you can find at Tignes. In my opinion this is the perfect location no matter when you visiting summer or winter. Strong and fast wi-fi connection in every place (that is not trivial according to my experience). Ski lifts just...

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

Thank you very much for your kind comment, it has been a great pleasure to accomodate you with our hotel. We will try to improve our breakfast buffet with some more vegetables as you requested. About Val d'Isère area, Val Claret is not the closest. If you take the Aeroski of Tovière right in front of the hotel you can...

York, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Let Refuge has an enviable location in the heart of Tignes Lac. My room had space, though the separate bathroom/ WC limited the storage space. The bed was comfortable, the balcony has a perfect view up the valley. Wifi was poor. Service and welcome, excellent with all the staff willing to go the extra mile to help. For example, arranging...

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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 great pleasure to accomodate you with our hotel. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kindest Regards Le Refuge staff.

Berwick upon Tweed, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We arrived really late (at 2am) and the reception staff had waited up for us and advised us on where we should park our car. We were really surprised at how nice the rooms were as it was good value for money. Breakfast was excellent and we had a balcony looking right out onto the main square. We had robes...

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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 with our hotel. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kindest Regards Le Refuge staff.

Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed May 6, 2016

Here for a long weekend at the end of the season. Staff were very helpful throughout our stay and we particularly appreciated the offer of shower and changing facilities when we returned to the hotel at the end of our last day when we had already checked out. Location is very convenient being close to the lifts and the Tignes...

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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 with our hotel. We will make new stools more stable for the ski room. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kindest Regards Le Refuge staff.

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 8, 2016

Spent four nights at Refuge before Easter what a lovely place. Right on the slopes in centre of La Lac very friendly people. Allowed us to keep room all day on day of departure as had one family member not well. Had a two roomed studio two beds in each room, very comfortable nice shower room, very modern. Plenty to...

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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 with our hotel. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kindest Regards Le Refuge staff.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 26, 2016

Wonderful welcome on arrival and escorted to our room. Cozy compact room. We enjoyed the bath. View out the back down the valley, but pleasant enough. Super meal in attached restaurant L'Escale Blanche - huge portions. Pleasant undisturbed night. Excellent breakfast in 5th (top) floor large room with view over Tignes. Staff were friendly and helpful throughout - looked after...

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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 with our hotel. About the view, don't hesitate to ask for a lake view next time we will do our best to please you. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kindest Regards Le Refuge staff.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel le Refuge is located in the heart of the resort of Tignes, and faces the natural lake and the Grande Motte glacier. In front of the ski area, it is only a couple of minutes walk away from the 'Maison de Tignes le Lac' (tourism office), the aqua centre, the indoor car parks and all sports activities. The hotel is made up of 26 bedrooms and 7 suites / family suites which include a balcony, a bathroom, a toilet, a direct phone line, cable television, a DVD player, wireless internet connection, a mini-bar, a safe and a hairdryer. The hotel offers wheelchair access, a lift, a large breakfast area with a panoramic view, a seminar room, a lounge, a billiard room, a library and a spa (sauna, steam room and hot tub). You may also enjoy beauty care or a massage. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel le Refuge

Address: Place du Lac, 73320 Tignes, France
Location: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Savoie > Tignes
Price Range: $180 - $422 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel le Refuge 4*
Number of rooms: 33
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Hotel Style:
#2 Ski-In / Ski-Out Hotel in Tignes
#3 Luxury Hotel in Tignes
#4 Spa Hotel in Tignes
#4 Romantic Hotel in Tignes
#6 Family Hotel in Tignes
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Try to stay in the rooms with views to the lifts.”
  • View from our balcony, 3rd floor.
  • View from our balcony, 3rd floor.
 of 5 bubbles mariajvvargas, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“+ balcony room”
 of 5 bubbles AnnonymusA, Aug 7, 2016 | Read review
“Front facing”
 of 5 bubbles derek756, Apr 8, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at front have great view and balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles Lisa369, Feb 27, 2016 | Read review
“We had a room with a balcony facing the slopes, a little noisy at night/early mornings but fab views!”
 of 5 bubbles HeidiHo37, Feb 3, 2016 | Read review
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