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Pierre & Vacances Residence La Foret

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2016

The place is sound - nice keen staff, decent accommodation. The building's not pretty from the outside - blame the architect. But the high valley it's set in is superb. 5000 feet up - already higher than Ben Nevis fellow Brits - and it was still glorious Summer, T shirt weather for walks outside and it looked like young kids... More 

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Te Anau
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195 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

This residence is a great example of everything that is bad about dated French ski resorts. A concrete box, in bad need of maintenance, smelly and no views if you are not assigned a room with a balcony. I would recommend staying at the lower village of Les Carroz, about 8km down the road and avoid the concrete jungle of... More 

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Stephanie L, Directeur général at Pierre & Vacances Residence La Foret, responded to this review

Dear Bikehikers, I took good note of your opinion and I thank you for having taken time to share him. I understand your disappointment as for the architecture of the station of Flaine. It's a very attractive ski resort under the snow. I hope that you will keep all the same a pleasant stay in our residence. Very kind regards,... More 

Wokingham, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016

The location of the property is great for the ski slopes but the rooms are basic and the beds are very uncomfortable. The South view is great but you do pay more for it. The ski boot rooms are also great as they have lots of room to put your equipment on.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 April 2016

Booked with Sunweb and had a great time. Everything was just as described and was ready for us on our arrival. Ok the apartments are a bit tired and maybe could do with some upgrades and refurbishment but everything was spotlessly clean and serviceable. The apartment was a good size and the kitchen adaquate. For the price paid it was... More 

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Woking, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

We lived in a very large apartment because we are a family of five and it was very pleasing. The view was amazing and the staff were so helpful. You can hire lots of equipment such as hoovers and toasters and there were many places to eat near by as well as locker rooms for the skis which was just... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Good, clean, well maintained accommodation. This was basic, honest accommodation delivered at a reasonable price. We were a party of 5, the apartment had ample space and amenities to support us all in comfort. The staff were friendly and accommodating. The location was very good, close to main ski lifts in flaine. What is there not to like?

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Stayed here during 3rd week in March, with Crystal Ski. Accommodation much better than anticipated. Check-in really smooth thanks to Margot's professional attitude. As we'd arrived very early we were informed the room wasn't ready which we expected but they texted to say when it was. Apartment was set up for 5 which for 2 of us was very spacious... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

We booked this place to spend some relaxation time getting over the death of my mother while doing some skiing. The check in was chaotic and there is not a bar/lounge actually in the resort as suggested by the profile. Definitely not a cute place to relax. As a frequent traveller I was surprised at how tired the fittings and... More 

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RelationClientPVR, Directeur général at Pierre & Vacances Residence La Foret, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I fully understand that your aim was to spend a restful stay, not in the least place because of your personal situation, and am sorry to read that at our residence turned out to be a disappointing experience. Next time, please do not hesitate sharing your impressions with us during your stay. Your satisfaction being our ultimate aim,... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pedestrian resort perfectly integrated into the landscape. A residence "on the slopes" & "Heart Station". Spacious apartments, comfortable and renovated. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pierre & Vacances Residence La Foret

Address: Residence La Foret, 74300 Flaine, France
Region: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Haute-Savoie > Grand Massif > Flaine
Price Range: $129 - $423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pierre & Vacances Residence La Foret 4*
Number of rooms: 131
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“Book it......you don't spend all day there. It's a place to sleep between hitting the slopes.”
 of 5 bubbles MikeA24, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The south facing rooms with balcony provide better views.”
 of 5 bubbles Carve_the_Piste, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We had a great top apartment”
 of 5 bubbles walterf570, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
“worth paying extra for south facing apartment with balcony”
 of 5 bubbles Anita7250, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Mattress very hard only one small pillow each.”
 of 5 bubbles Armagh303, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
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