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Frantze, le rascard 1721

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here with friends in March and absolutely loved it - the warmest of welcomes and the cosiest of hotel accomodation - this is an absolute gem of a hotel on the side of the piste. The restoration of this lovely old building has been a labour of love but the results are worth it - all the rooms...

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Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent restaurant - just off the piste back to the village from the top of the first bubble. Accessed either by walking from the lift (1/2 hr) but not easy if the snow has gone, or via a track off the piste. Food, wine and service first class

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Thank RandA2016
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is an ideal lunch destination on the slopes, a delicious and welcomed break from skiing. Do book a table in advance. There is a genuine family feel in the restaurant and wonderful dishes to choose from, especially from their dolci selection

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Thank Anonymous L
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful hidden gem. Away from it all but hugely convenient in/out skiing. Family run with great food and great service. Nothing too much trouble for Francesca and co. We have decided to book this year on year for the same week as an early season break for just myself and my partner, we simply love it. A complete antidote to...

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Thank Peter M
Hungerford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Wonderful hotel, great location quite close to the cable car. Lovely Italian food and amazing staff - so friendly and accommodating. Everyone was very helpful and friendly and the breakfast and evening meals were excellent,

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Thank Morris2761
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We came in from hiking all day and were overwhelmed by the warmth of the inn and friendliness of the hosts. The care taken to restore this old place is not typically seen in the States. The food was delicious, especially the chestnut flour gnocci.

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Thank Susan K
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We have just had our 6th july stay at Frantze, it was perfect the first time and just gets better!!! if you like rustic charm you will LOVE this place. excellent food, the perfect hostess (Francesca) good value for money and beautiful mountain scenery in which to walk. What could be better?

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Thank rjhaynes
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I have visited Frantze together with my girlfriend and friends two times now - both in July - and we absolutely love it! The chalet is decorated to perfection, the rooms are great, so is the food and the service is top notch. This is the perfect place for hiking, relaxation and enjoying time with friends or family. The hostess,...

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Thank Axel H
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Came here for lunch after mornings skiing. I had pasta bolognaise, it was delicious however the pasta a little undercooked. The service was fast as well. The restaurant is very hidden within the piste so it is quite hard to find. I would really recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Jmorgan25
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Enjoy lunch inside (or outside on sunny terrace) this beautiful old chalet made with love. The cheese and mixed cold meats plate is well well worth it's price of 9 Euros. I had a great Spaghetti Carbonara med lots of egg yolk and also asparagus sprouts. In the evening they offer (if you book in advance) an excellent three course...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Frantze welcomes you to the Authenticity. Located just below the arrival of the gondola, which rises from Champoluc to Crest, the rascard Frantze is a hotel and restaurant set in an authentic building from 1721. Perfect for those who love starting the day with a ski or for those who are looking for a secluded place surrounded by nature. The rooms are furnished in traditional style. The space that once kept hay and grain has been transformed into warm and cozy rooms, equipped with a kitchenette, private bathroom and TV. Our family are happy to welcome you to this small hotel ideal for nature lovers, skiers and tranquility. The restaurant is situated in the old stable and is open daily for lunch and dinner. Our guests can enjoy the pleasures of traditional cuisine and local products in a friendly atmosphere. The common living room surrounds guests with warmth from the log-burning stove offering an ideal space to enjoy the company of friends or a good book. In the small relaxation room there is a sauna and an emotional shower, perfect for relaxing in after a nice day outdoors. Frantze the rascard 1721, is situated in the Ayas valley, at the foot of Monte Rosa in the Champoluc Monterosa Ski resort. The village is accessible by foot, on skis from the piste, or from the cable car that climbs from Champoluc to Crest. From Verres exit of the A5 Turin-Aosta autostrada take the SR 45 road up to the Valle d'Ayas Champoluc. From the centre of Champoluc take the cable car that goes up to Crest. ... more   less 

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Address: Loc. Frantze, Champoluc, 11020 Ayas, Italy
Region: Italy > Valle d'Aosta > Ayas
Price Range: $141 - $295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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