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Les Escondus

#1 of 14 Hotels in Vars
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Cobham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent Christmas in Vars at Les Escondus. We had a two bedroom room at the top of the hotel (3 floors) with a balcony view looking back across to the ski runs. The hotel had been recently renovated and has now become a 3 star hotel. The room is very spacious - the children have bunk beds in their... More 

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Aix en Provence
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

Recently renovated, the rooms are really nice and practical, staff is very friendly and made a big effort to prepare milk/lactose-free meals for our allergic daughter throughout the week. Thank you!!! You can jump on the pistes right after breakfast, it's only 5m away!

Thank Timha1
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

French cuisine excellent, rooms comfortable but a bit small, good shower room, situated on the piste close to lifts, has heated ski lockers. Hotel restaurant open to non residents.Restaurent service rather slow, good for long leisurely meal. Rooms have a balcony.

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Co Kildare
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

Ate lunch here twice (family with kids) in the last week of January 2016. The staff were really friendly and the choice of food on the menu was very good and varied. Wine is also good value by the pichet. The daily 'plat di jour' always looks inventive (I had beautifully cooked lamb with fried gnocchi and ratatouille on my... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

I stayed here while in Vars and the hotel staff was great. The hotel was clean and they made sure I had everything I needed. I ate at the restaurant and the food was very good. The hotel has access to a trail so you can ski in/out.

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Great Malvern, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

Fabulous location, mouth watering food, stunning room with stunning view, wonderful staff and a fantastic fun filled apres ski bar. Vars ski area is fab but what makes it so much better is this fabulous hotel and it's wonderful staff. I urge you to go try it

Thank bowdenperry
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

We never stayed at the hotel but always visit the Escondus for drinks. They used to be the "place to be" back in 2000 but every time we go, we are deceived. The drinks are actually quite bad...am sorry to say...the grogs were impossible to drink (they used a bad Scotch it seems), they served us a glass of spumante... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Les Escondus

Address: Les Claux, 05560 Vars, France
Location: France > Provence > Hautes-Alpes > Vars
Price Range: $83 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Les Escondus 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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