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Le Faranchin Hotel Restaurant

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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
  • 12 Mar 2017
    “Great service just besides La Grave”
  • 4 Jan 2017
    “VERY Basic but nice and cosy - lovely staff! :)”
Rn 91, 05480 Villar-d'Arene France See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Me and my friend lived here for a week with semi-pension during our skiing-holidays. The rooms are simple but clean and what counts is that the location is close to great skiing (La Grave and Serre Chevalier) and randonée. The breakfast and all our dinners...More

Thank Lars H
Response from David A, Guest Relations Manager at Le Faranchin Hotel RestaurantResponded 14 March 2017

We thank you warmly for your comment that makes us warm in the heart and urges us to continue in this way. We were pleased to welcome you to our home and hope to see you soon at Villar d'Arène. Good to you, Sabrina and...More

Reviewed 4 January 2017

We stayed here just before new year - we booked last minute on the same day so got a great deal (2 nights for £100). We didnt eat here at all so cant comment on the food - the room was very basic, toilet, shower,...More

Thank Soph_Explore
Response from David A, Owner at Le Faranchin Hotel RestaurantResponded 27 January 2017

Sophie, Thanks you very much for your comment, it’s very important for us to have your nice feeling on our hôtel. Hope to welcome you again in order to eat in our restaurant, Sabrina and David.

Reviewed 30 July 2016

Very nice family run hotel near Col Du Lautaret and great hiking and skiing in the Southern Alps of France. The hotel is located near the gondola lift to La Meije in La Grave where you can get up to the glacier and hike or...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Top hotel! After a long ride over Galibier this was everything we needed. Bike storage, comfy room with mountain views, amazing dinner in the restaurant with big portions. The hotel is traditional style and very clean, and the owner was friendly. Highly recommended.

Thank ben1986s
Response from David A, Owner at Le Faranchin Hotel RestaurantResponded 25 July 2016

thank you for your comment hoping welcome you again

Reviewed 3 June 2016

We stayed at the Hotel Faranchin after the 6th Day of our cycling challenge, ride2monaco. The hotel was great, with amazing scenery all around in the beautiful Hautes-Alpes region. If you are cycling in France, it's well worth a visit. We cycled from Silverstone to...More

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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Babysitting
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Sauna
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
33
Price range
US$84 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
France > Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur > Hautes-Alpes > Villar-d'Arene
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
33
Price range
US$84 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
France > Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur > Hautes-Alpes > Villar-d'Arene
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Traveller (62)
Dining (17)
Room & Suite (11)
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Room Tips
"With a balcony, waking up to the view was just immense... =)"
630richt
3 Jun 2016
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"Ask for a room on the village side."
DianeandPatrick
25 Sep 2014
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"Room 17 on second floor- quiet and on the end"
Tallpeak
10 Jul 2014
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"Higher floors are quite warm, to try to book on a lower level."
338andreab338
2 Jul 2013
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