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Reviewed 21 July 2016

My husband and I learned of Tri4theAlps at their booth at the International Triathlon Union World Champs race in London 2014. We knew nothing about the location or tri4theAlps, but the experience sounded appealing. We didn’t really know what to expect. Highly experienced and knowledgable Amelia and Joe customized our program for us, and adjusted it as each day went....

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Reach4thealps, Public Relations Manager at Brown Bear Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review Sharlene and we're really glad you had such a lovely time. I'll pass your kind words on to the team and I'm sure they'll be excited to know you're thinking of coming back! Thanks again, Alice and everyone at Reach4thealps/Tri4thealps

Reviewed 20 July 2016

My sister and I stayed at the Brown Bear Lodge for one week during July for a triathlon training camp and loved it! Amelia and Joe and the team were great - so helpful, supportive and encouraging. Their coaching was also very good and specific to each individual. The chalet was so lovely to stay in and the meals served...

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Reach4thealps, Public Relations Manager at Brown Bear Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review Kelly, really glad to hear you and your sister had such a great time with Tri4thealps. I've passed your lovely words on to the team so thank you! Also - glad you enjoyed the goats! Alice and everyone at Tri4thealps/Reach4thealps x

Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I had a group of 25 triathletes stay at Brown Bear and another chalet close by. Amelia & Joe showed us all the routes, booked pools for us, marshalled our informal race and went the extra mile. The food was fantastic

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Reach4thealps, Public Relations Manager at Brown Bear Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the review John, really glad everything went well for you and we hope to welcome you to Morzine again soon. Alice and everyone at Tri4thealps/Reach4thealps.

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 18 July 2016

A friend and I flew in from the United States and stayed at the Brown Bear Lodge to enter a bike race on part of the Tour De France course. Joe, Amelia and the entire crew at the lodge took care of our every need. All of the meals were absolutely amazing and greatly exceeded our expectations. The accommodations were...

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Reach4thealps, Public Relations Manager at Brown Bear Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Justin, Really glad you had such a good stay with Tri4thealps and thank you so much for your lovely review. I'll make sure I tell the team what you thought. Many thanks again, Alice and everyone at Reach4thealps/Tri4thealps

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I thoroughly enjoyed my holiday - the lodge (very comfy) the coaching (very individual) the food (fabulous) the scenery (spectacular) and the friendliness of everyone. The customer service was great; transfers worked smoothly. I will definitely be back!

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Reach4thealps, Public Relations Manager at Brown Bear Lodge, responded to this review

Hi George, Thank you so much for the great review and we're really glad to hear you had a great time. And that you'll be back! I'll pass this on to the team at Brown Bear. Many thanks again, Alice and everyone at Reach4thealps/Tri4thealps

London
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Thank you to my wonderful hosts Amelia and Joe for a fabulous holiday. This was my first cycling holiday in the Alps having skied Morzine for a number of years and I left feeling full of achievement and with lots of great memories. The cycle coaching was brilliant and me and my fellow solo travelers were lucky enough to train...

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Reach4thealps, Public Relations Manager at Brown Bear Lodge, responded to this review

We're so pleased you had such a good stay with Tri4thealps, thank you so much for the great review! I'll make sure the team at Brown Bear see this - they'll be so happy you had such a good time. Many thanks again, Alice and everyone at Reach4thealps/Tri4thealps

Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2016

We stayed for a week and were looked after brilliantly. Picked up at the airport and driven straight to the Chalet, via the ski hire shop so it saved a walk and carry back later on (thanks Ian - very much appreciated). Rooms (3 and 4 upstairs) were lovely and clean, plenty of room and light - then straight into...

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Reach4thealps, Public Relations Manager at Brown Bear Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely words! And glad we could help a little. Injuries are always upsetting especially on holiday and especially with the little ones. Do come and see us again soon and thanks again. Alice x

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Great office team made booking easy and then chalet hosts Andy Christina CJ and SJ provided fabulous food, wine & service. Thanks to Kath for assisting us with our attempts to try out Nordic Skiing - which was hilarious and good fun. Gina and Marcus we will be back again in the future as your people make a great trip.

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Reach4thealps, Public Relations Manager at Brown Bear Lodge, responded to this review

So pleased you had a good stay and that you're thinking of coming back! Also, thank you for the kind words about the office staff! Hopefully see you again soon, Alice x

Reviewed 3 April 2016

I spent a few nights at Brown Bear Lodge with uni friends and we had a wonderful time. Chris, Andy and CJ were all fabulous hosts, and the food was the best I've ever had on a catered chalet break. The chalet has a lovely homely feel to it, and a great hot tub, which is a real plus. We...

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Reach4thealps, Public Relations Manager at Brown Bear Lodge, responded to this review

Passport disaster sounds scary! Glad we managed to help though and thanks for the lovely review. We hope to see you again soon. Alice x

Kirriemuir, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2016

We had a fabulous 4 day break at the Brown Bear. Our hosts CJ, Andy and Christina were perfect and the food and drink superb. Gina went the extra mile ( or two in our case) to pick us up after skiing- certainly above and beyond the normal excellent service I cannot recommend reach4the alps highly enough The only reason...

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Reach4thealps, Public Relations Manager at Brown Bear Lodge, responded to this review

Ah thanks so much for this! We're so pleased you had such a good holiday! 6 stars?! WOW! Hope to see you again soon, Alice x

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The chalet sleeps up to 18 guests in 7 rooms. All rooms have en suite facilities and each bath or shower room is individual and tastefully modern. The four bedrooms on the top floor are exceptionally spacious and each has a balcony with stunning views. Brown Bear Lodge has a sauna, games room & outdoor hot tub. ... more   less 

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Address: Sous La Ranche, 74110 Montriond, Morzine, France
Region: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Haute-Savoie > Morzine > Montriond
Number of rooms: 7
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“Upstairs rooms larger and have balcony / view.”
 of 5 bubbles alij184, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The best rooms are definitely the 4 on the top floor. The 2 in the basement are smaller and darker, but still comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles jeffnjenalex, 19 Feb 2016 | Read review
“1-4 top floor, 5 on living/dining floor, 6-7 downstairs (by bootroom / playroom)”
 of 5 bubbles NickJ32, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All rooms spacious and comfortable, only 2 baths otherwise showers”
 of 5 bubbles NicolaW631, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are great, ensuite, with very comfortable beds.”
 of 5 bubbles rosieWinchester_uk, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
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