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Pontardawe, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2016

We had 5 nights in this lovely hotel, well situated for all amenities and bus/trains. Staff were all highly efficient, very accommodating and friendly. The breakfast was more than adequate, in a pleasant breakfast room.

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Nyon, Switzerland
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70 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 383 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Don’t expect high-class accommodations, but this place offers everything real people need; cleanliness, friendliness and acceptable rates. Plus, it has a fine Japanese restaurant that serves delicious Sushi and great tasting traditional cuisine.

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Prangins, Switzerland
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128 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2015

We are expats in Switzerland for many years and still cannot get enough of mountain chalet style. We loved Ecureuil for traditional décor, for spacious rooms, for peace and quiet despite central location. Train/bus station , mountain train, shops and restaurants are a few steps away. Perfect for skiing and for summer hiking as well. Our friends had a room... More 

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Switzerland
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49 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2012

We arrived on a Friday afternoon for a 1 night stay. Having checked on tripadv and booking.com review scores, decided on this hotel. However, it is too over priced for what is on offer. The room is out of date but if the olden style is your thing...then that is ok. Carpet was a kind of rough synthetic material more... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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124 reviews
65 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2012

Having stayed at the Chalet RoyalAlp earlier in the ski season (only because we got a good deal), we recognized that Ecureuil was going to be a bit of a step down. That having said, it was quite a step. Overall, it's a bit of a mixed bag. I can see why people would stay here, but I'm not sure... More 

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cheshire
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2012

This is an excellent place for simple and traditional Swiss accomodation in the wonderful town on Villars. Well placed for a the ski train up the mountain ( genuinely a three minute stroll) the accomodation was generous, clean, charming owner, simple breakfasts and great value in the face of the Swiss Franc v GB Pound onslaught. Dont go if want... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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291 reviews
85 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 241 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2011

Been several times in the past year. Charming family owned hotel.....great value for money....great location....free parking, super friendly staff....no brainer....you can go there with your eyes closed as the French say Pretty simple- so dont expect fancy stuff- but they are good where it matters- the bed, the shower (water pressure), breakfast, location, quiet and price AND the owner is... More 

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Durham
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13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2010

We visited Villars for a wedding and just wanted somewhere quiet and comfortable for a long weekend. The hotel staff were extremely friendly and welcoming and the service was excellent. Breakfast in the room was a real treat. Having such a good sized room with a huge balcony was a blessing - because the weather was unseasonably bad. From talking... More 

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Thank GKODurham
Newcastle
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2009

We stayed here with friends in January, really impressed. Huge room, very clean and well equipped. Ours on top floor had fantastic views over the whole valley and mountains with great south facing balcony. Kitchen well equipped. Breakfast delivered on the dot to our room every morning. Friendly owners. Would definitely go again. Heated boot stand in shared locker room.... More 

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Thank bobandtomato
Holland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2009

Feel at home at this well run and well kept small chalet-hotel with extremely sweet staff and hospitable and friendly owner. Cozy, wood-pannelled rooms with plenty of space, a bit old fashioned in the good traditional Swiss way, but very well maintained and very clean and comfortable. Extremely good value with breakfast served in the room- there's a smal dining... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hotel Ecureuil

Address: Centrale, avenue 163, Villars-sur-Ollon 1884, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Vaud > Villars-sur-Ollon
Price Range: £160 - £201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ecureuil 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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“We had marvellous balcony views and kitchen”
 of 5 bubbles Mabel1644097, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“For a longer stay it is nice to have a room with the kitchen-home cooking is healthy and allows for savings :-)”
 of 5 bubbles tiklaima, 17 Feb 2015 | Read review
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