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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible11%
Aug 17, 2018
“You can do more with very little effort”
Jul 19, 2018
“Charming refuge, calm”
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Bernadette Bessat | 64 Impasse des Creux, 74170 Les Contamines-Montjoie, France
41.7 miles to Geneve-Cointrin Airport
22 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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Reviewed August 17, 2018

Doing TMB you really don't expect much luxury. You even somewhat feel shamed by those who sleep in tents ;-) so judging a refujio must be with careful restrain. The question is what can be done and simply isn't. This refuge has an easy access...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

One of the few refuges with that nice authentic calm hiker spirit. Gentle staff, charming decoration and good food. Would recommend it. Not too many tourists, so this refuge is good if you're a free spirit.

Date of stay: July 2018
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Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We stopped at this refuge rather than walking down to Les Contamines and were glad we did as the views were special in the evening. It is small.The is one dorm. Staff are friendly and helpful.Food is plentiful and plain.Its in the middle of a...More

Date of stay: July 2016
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Reviewed August 17, 2014

It was our first refugee in TMB this summer. After raining nearly all the way, when we get there we were frozen. They made a fire for all of us to get warmer. It's a really nice family. The rooms were good (little bit colder...More

Date of stay: July 2014
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Reviewed August 8, 2014

This was the first refuge we stayed at walking the TMB this summer. We were really not sure what to expect but this turned out to be one of our favorites. It's very small and appears to be a working dairy as well. Cows were...More

Date of stay: July 2014
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"Only one dorm available."
Jul 15, 2014
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