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Isigny-sur-Mer, France
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28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Nice small hotel with good dietetic meals. Close to water spring but a bit far if walking difficulties. Friendly efficient staff. I stayed 3 weeks with a friend and we ne er have twice same set menus. Did not get hungry in-between meals.

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Minehead, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Lovely hotel - excellent food and very comfortable rooms. We went in February for skiing, a nice walk through the town to the main cable car (with ski hire underneath and storage lockers to keep the skis in). Hotel fabulous to return to after a day on the slopes - spa and sauna luxurious. Food excellent, good variety. Parking very... More 

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Thank Marcus C
Battle, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

3rd year staying at this lovely hotel. The stuff are lovely and were very accommodating towards our 15 month old daughter. The pine trees and sound of the river make for a deep nights sleep. Food is well prepared and very nutritious. Spa area is a treat too. See you next year.

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Thank leo4fiji
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2016

The hotel is a 5 minute walk from the ski lifts, scenery was beautiful, our room was situated with the balcony facing the mountains and stream. There were very few shops around and not many were open. The female manager was very accommodating and helpful and would go out of her way to ensure the stay was pleasant. The rooms... More 

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Thank Winston1960
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Room was clean, service was ok. The hotel was fair at 3*, certainly not more. Decore was dated but relatively clean... The spa was good but tiny for the number of rooms and is only open a couple of hours a day, a problem if you go down and its full already! The food is ok, the half board is... More 

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Athena-Manager, Directeur général at Hotel Athena, responded to this review

Dear ClarityB, Thank you for your stay at the Hotel Athena and your review. We are happy to know that your found our hotel clean with a good service. Regarding the spa area, it is equipped with steam room, sauna and Jacuzzi. It is open every day between 5 and 8pm as our housekeeping team clean the area after cleaning... More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Nice hotel for the price. Most of the staff tried very hard to please. Yet, went to go to dinner in their restaurant and asked for a seating for three. We could see there were tables for 2 and one for 5 and two tables pushed together for eight that were free with no one else waiting. But, they told... More 

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Thank minhuntersville
Athena-Manager, Directeur général at Hotel Athena, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for your custom at the hotel and your review. We are sorry that our restaurant service disappointed you. As you stay in between Christmas and New Year Eve, you'll understand it is a very busy period for us. When you arrived a restaurant, we didn't had any table free for 3 persons. Indeed, there was table... More 

Warwickshire
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32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015

OK, so the selection of hotels in Brides-les-Bains isn't huge and most are focused on the winter ski market or the therapeutic benefits of "taking the waters", but Brides is not Bath. Still, the Alps are lovely in the summertime! This hotel is, IMHO, on a par with a good mid-range B&B in the UK. The rooms were clean and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2015 via mobile

Another warm welcome from the Hotel Athena staff for the 5th year running. Three nights in early January with family of five. Two great rooms, clean & warm. Went half board for the first time and weren't disappointed. Good choice with the chef providing an alternative choice for the kids on the one night they didn't fancy what was on... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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267 reviews
129 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2015

Normally a hotel of this standard would not rate 5 stars, but everybody at the hotel really cared. The receptionist was brilliant and went out of her way to make me welcome. The hotel has had a recent face lift, so the large rooms are pleasant and comfortable. Even note paper on the desk ~ a first for a 3... More 

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Athena-Manager, General Manager at Hotel Athena, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your stay with us and for taking the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor. We are happy you enjoyed your experience of the Hotel and we thank you for choosing the hotel Athena for your stay in Brides-Les-Bains and the 3 Valleys. As your feedback is important to us, it is really motivating that... More 

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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2015

We were a bit dissappointed on arrival, as having booked a superior double room, we discovered that our room had two single beds. When we requested the bed be changed for a double, we were then told that the superior rooms do not actually come with double beds, however the single beds can be made up as a double if... More 

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Athena-Manager, General Manager at Hotel Athena, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your stay at the hotel and for taking the time to write a review about your experience about the hotel. As you wrote, the superior room are twin bedded, however as you requested upon arrival, the beds can be arranged as a double beds. Regarding the food, most of our menus in the... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about Hotel Athena

Address: rue du Pont Rouge, 73571 Brides-les-Bains, France
Region: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Savoie > Brides-les-Bains
Price Range: £87 - £135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Athena 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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#4 Family Hotel in Brides-les-Bains
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“For a bit more money, chose upstair bedrooms”
 of 5 bubbles NORMANDIA44, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“view of the river well worth asking for - balconies lovely”
 of 5 bubbles marcusc664, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Balcony facing the mountain and the stream.”
 of 5 bubbles Winston1960, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Rm 107 if you like to hear water”
 of 5 bubbles 100nights, 1 Mar 2015 | Read review
“A family lives in the room next to 309, the children and parents can be heard during the early evening and morning! Not ideal!”
 of 5 bubbles Natbrat300, 24 Feb 2015 | Read review
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