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Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017

A beautiful hotel with lovely bar area, kids area and very nice rooms. The staff are mostly very nice and friendly. Great location. What was a huge dissapointment (which our whole group agreed on) was the poor quality of the food. It was honestly not food I would usually spend €5 on let alone the €40something prices they charge. I...

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

Dear Madam, We acknowledge your feedback following your stay among us and are very sorry to read the quality of the food didn't meet your expectations. No doubt we will transmit those comments to the right services in order to make sure it won't happen again. If we have the pleasure to welcome you again, please don't hesitate to share...

Reviewed 17 December 2016

We had a 5 day stay in easter 2016. Excellent location. Excellent service and facilities. Rooms and restaurants (including the Michelin stared La Table de L'ours) were however not living up its piers. Ferme de Marie in Megeve will stay my favourite.

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

Dear Sir, Dear Madam, Thank you very much for your nice feedback following your stay among us. We are sorry to read our rooms and restaurants were not to your taste and can understand you have a preference for another style of properties. Remaining at your entire disposal, Sincerely yours, Valerie Boulenger General Manger Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours *****...

Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 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...

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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...

Reviewed 18 April 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....

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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...

Reviewed 15 April 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...

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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...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 March 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 -...

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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...

Union City, California, United States
Reviewed 6 March 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...

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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...

Reviewed 11 February 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...

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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...

Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 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...

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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...

Porto, Portugal
Reviewed 3 January 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...

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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...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre 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 Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours

Address: les Carats, 73150 Val d'Isere, France
Region: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Savoie > Val d'Isere
Price Range: RM1,492 - RM21,236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours 5*
Number of rooms: 76
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#4 Spa Hotel in Val d'Isere
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“if you don't want to pay the price of the superior room the standard was lovely to and as equally as spacious.”
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“Panoramic view room”
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“Get a room or suite with a view of the Bellevarde Piste.. divine especially when Frostgun is on!”
Titillator, 25 Feb 2013 | Read review
“Rooms above reception at the front of the hotel have the best views”
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