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Frantze, le rascard 1721

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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
  • 19 Apr 2018
    “An Englishman Abroad”
  • 17 Apr 2017
    “A hidden gem on the side of the piste”
Loc. Frantze, Champoluc, 11020 Ayas Italy See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Frantze, words do not express our love and gratitude when we visit your magical rascard. There are few places in the World like Frantze and my reluctance to post is obvious- it’s our special place - the only reason to share this review is to...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We stayed here with friends in March and absolutely loved it - the warmest of welcomes and the cosiest of hotel accomodation - this is an absolute gem of a hotel on the side of the piste. The restoration of this lovely old building has...More

Thank JamesGoddard
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Excellent restaurant - just off the piste back to the village from the top of the first bubble. Accessed either by walking from the lift (1/2 hr) but not easy if the snow has gone, or via a track off the piste. Food, wine and...More

Thank RandA2016
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is an ideal lunch destination on the slopes, a delicious and welcomed break from skiing. Do book a table in advance. There is a genuine family feel in the restaurant and wonderful dishes to choose from, especially from their dolci selection

Thank Anonymous L
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful hidden gem. Away from it all but hugely convenient in/out skiing. Family run with great food and great service. Nothing too much trouble for Francesca and co. We have decided to book this year on year for the same week as an early season...More

Thank Peter M
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Description
Frantze welcomes you to the Authenticity. Located just below the arrival of the gondola, which rises from Champoluc to Crest, the rascard Frantze is a hotel and restaurant set in an authentic building from 1721. More Perfect for those who love starting the day with a ski or for those who are looking for a secluded place surrounded by nature. The rooms are furnished in traditional style. The space that once kept hay and grain has been transformed into warm and cozy rooms, equipped with a kitchenette, private bathroom and TV. Our family are happy to welcome you to this small hotel ideal for nature lovers, skiers and tranquility. The restaurant is situated in the old stable and is open daily for lunch and dinner. Our guests can enjoy the pleasures of traditional cuisine and local products in a friendly atmosphere. The common living room surrounds guests with warmth from the log-burning stove offering an ideal space to enjoy the company of friends or a good book. In the small relaxation room there is a sauna and an emotional shower, perfect for relaxing in after a nice day outdoors. Frantze the rascard 1721, is situated in the Ayas valley, at the foot of Monte Rosa in the Champoluc Monterosa Ski resort. The village is accessible by foot, on skis from the piste, or from the cable car that climbs from Champoluc to Crest. From Verres exit of the A5 Turin-Aosta autostrada take the SR 45 road up to the Valle d'Ayas Champoluc. From the centre of Champoluc take the cable car that goes up to Crest. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Sauna
Ski In/Ski Out
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Location
Italy > Valle d'Aosta > Ayas
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Location
Italy > Valle d'Aosta > Ayas
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Traveller (77)
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Room & Suite (11)
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27 May 2017|
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Response from JamesGoddard | Reviewed this property |
The only way in and out during the day is on skis so, if your wife is happy to relax in a beautiful but quiet location on the side of the piste, i'd recommend it. Practically, for non skiers I'd recommend looking for a... More
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"Our room had a small sitting area that was blasted with sun in the afternoon. It was quite lovely."
susankS2533VU
6 Sep 2016
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"they are all good but some have balconies with superb views"
rjhaynes
28 Jul 2016
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"Only there for drinks!"
Skinut79
31 Jan 2016
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"rooms 3 and 4 have views down the valley and these were spacious and very comfortable."
rhysh_11
2 Apr 2013
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