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Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours, 5 star - Val d'Isere

Terms and Conditions

Accommodation Terms

Terms And Conditions - Hotel Les Barmes de l'Ours

MINIMUM LENGTH OF STAY
Accept any length of stay on request and depending on availabilities. At the exception of the following periods:
From the 21st December 2019 to the 5th January 2020: 10 nights minimum
From the 14th February to 7th March 2020 : 7 nights minimum
For the weekends, a minimum stay of 3 nights is required (from Thursday to Sunday)

DEPOSIT
Reservations are confirmed once the deposit payment has been received.
The amount requested is:
50% of the total of the stay for any reservation from 2 nights
100% of the total of the stay for any reservation for 1 night

MODIFICATION
Any modifications: lenght of stay, client's name, room type, must be notifed by email.
The first reservation will then be cancelled and a new reservation will be created.

CANCELLATION
More than 30 days before arrival date: We will refund the deposit in euros, mines 300 euros administration fee per room.
Except for the period 21/12/19 to 05/01/2020, for which the deadline is set to 45 days before the arrival date.
Less than 30 days before arrival date: The whole amount (deposit and balance) will be forfeited. The hotel can't take consideration of any major force case.
For any shortening of stay or early departure whatever the reason, the full payment (deposit and balance) shall be kept by the hotel (Article 1590 of the French Civil Code).

ROOM CAPACITY
Standard Room, Classic Room, Superior Room, Luxury Room, Junior Suite, Prestige Suite, Ours Suite: 2 people maximum
Family Suite, Ourson Suite: 2 adults and 2 or 3 children under 12 years old.
interconnecting rooms or suites can accommodate from 4 to 6 people.
Possibility to fit extra bed in room or suite (additional fees apply) only for children under 12 years old depending of room category and availability. Please note that it will considerably reduce the space and the comfort of the room.

ROOM ALLOCATION
While we make every effort to respect a guest’s preference, under no circumstances we can guarantee a particular room number or floor or style of decoration.

ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE
Rooms are available from 16:00 and Check out time is 12:00 noon. An early or late arrival should be requested at the time of the booking. Late check out, when possible and on request, is charged at 50% of room rate up to 18:00 and 100% for a check-out after 18:00 hours.

HALF BOARD
The Half Board basis includes a evening dinner (excluding drinks), in our 3 restaurants where a traditionnal and French cuisine, will be offered:
At the Rôtisserie around a starter, one of the daily suggestion and a cheese and desserts buffet.
At the Coin Savoyard: where the mountain is highlighted with a local specialty and the famous desserts and cheese buffet.
At la Table de l'Ours (Tuesday to Saturday): 1 star Michelin awarded, in which a gastronomic experience around 3 dishes is offered, once per stay, in order to satisfy all clients and for equity. Smart dress is required.

All other choice (menu or "à la carte") will be invoiced on extras.

Guests need to inform the front desk of their restaurant's choice for dinner (subject to availability).
If no reservation has been made, a table will automatically be allocated for dinner in la Rôtisserie, without possibilities of change.
During the high frequency periods, two services will be offered.

Half Board cannot be taken on room service, a menu is available in the rooms.

Exceptionnally upon request before 10:00am, half board can be posponed for a lunch in la Rôtisserie. This lunch will include a daily suggestion and the cheese and desserts buffet.

Every non taken half board meal will not be refund and will be lost.

BED AND BREAKFAST
For guests staying on bed and breakfast and wishing to eat at the hotel, booking should be made at the front desk (subject to availability). The meal will be invoiced "à la carte" and won't be part of an half board option.

All outside food and drinks are forbidden within the hotel.

CHRISTMAS' EVE, NEW YEAR'S EVE AND SPECIAL EVENTS (TO BE RESERVED)
Details of those menus will be sent by email in advance.

Within the Half board basis, an extra charge (non commissionable) will apply (children up to 12 years old).
Christmas: Table de l'Ours: 65€ per adult (no supplement for children) - Rôtisserie: 50€ per adult (no supplement for children).
New Year Eve: Table de l'Ours: 160€ per adult & 55€ per child - Rôtisserie : 80€ per adult (no supplement for children).

For those on bed and breakfast basis, the menu will be invoiced on their extra invoice (children up to 12 years old).
Christmas: Table de l'Ours: 150€ per adult and 65€ per child - Rôtisserie: 110€ per adult and 60€ per child.
New Year Eve: Table de l'Ours: 250€ per adult & 115€ per child - Rôtisserie : 190€ per adult and 80€ per child.

OTHER SERVICES
Proshop: Located at the hotel entrance, our shop offers a large selection of ski equipment for both sale and rental.
The invoice will have to be paid directly at the shop.

Concierge: Our concierge can organise transfer, parking space in our garage, babysitters and kindergarten, restaurants, … , ski pass and ski lessons.

Spa: Our rates include the Spa access: fitness, sauna, hammam, jacuzzi and swimming pool.
Access is forbidden for all children under 13 years without supervision.
Access to the sauna, hammam and jacuzzy is allowed only for adult.

Wifi: Free access in the hotel.

Videos: Movies on demand, on extra.

Kids club: To occupy the youngster after ski during the ski school holidays, A nanny offers a diverse program of activity, every day from 4pm to 9pm (excluding the Saturday). From 3 years old onward.

Entertainment area: With the unique tenpin bowling in the resort (on extra), babyfoot, pool table, playstation and flipper.

Animals: Not allowed in the hotel and the restaurants.

Smoking: Our establishement is strictly non smoking. A 250 euros fine as well as the cleaning fees will be invoiced if not respected.

SETTLEMENT OF ANY EXTRAS BY THE CLIENT
All extras must be paid by the client upon departure. We accept the following credit cards: Visa – American Express – MasterCard.
Cheques are not accepted.

DISPUTES
Any objections or complaints should be addressed to the hotel by registered letter, return receipt requested, within the 10 days following the client’s departure. This agreement is governed by French law.
"After contacting the direction and without satisfying answer within a month, the client can appeil the mediator of tourism and travel, contact details are available on the website: www.mtv.travel".
All disputes that fails to reach a friendly solution, will then be taken to the competent juridiction in Valence 26 000 - FRANCE.

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Hotel description

The luxurious Les Barmes de l'Ours hotel benefits from a fantastic ski in ski out location just at the foot of the famous mens downhill slopes La Face. With its wonderful Scandinavian contemporary style, it provides superb accommodation and facilities complemented by three fantastically popular restaurants and serene Wellness Centre. 

Ski In Ski Out | Spa & Wellness Centre | Indoor Pool | Family Friendly | Disabled Access | 3 Restaurants | Bar | Covered Parking | Jacuzzi/Hammam/Sauna

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Covered Parking

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Jacuzzi

Massage Service

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Sauna

Ski-in/ski-out

Spa & Wellness Centre

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  • Hotel details

    Glacier Skiing
    Great Off Piste
    Vast Area
    Snow Sure
    Family Friendly
    Lively Apres
    Adrenaline Junkie

    Les Barmes de l'Ours is a 5-star stylish den in a prime position at the bottom of the Bellevarde run. The hotel was first opened in 2003 and was built on a passion for the mountains, with an artistic and family spirit. Each of the hotel floors is marked with their own identity: Scandinavian Spirit, Lodge of the American Great White North, Alpine Chalet and Contemporary Mountain Loft. There are 49 room and 27 suites, described as "cosy nests" and designed with optimum comfort in mind. All are beautifully decorated with muted tones, natural fabrics, vintage-style pieces and exposed wood. They feature a flat-screen TV, WiFi, safe, minibar, hairdryer and open onto a balcony with slatted railings.

    Guests can dine in style at the hotel's gastronomic "La Table de l'Ours" restaurant - an exceptional culinary experience. A 3 course menu here is included in the half board basis.  Alternatively, "La Rôtisserie" serves simple traditional dishes, including butcher's choice spit-roasted meats, in a relaxed ambience, whereas the "Coin Savoyard" offers regional delights, including the famous tartiflette and raclette, as well as local meats, cheeses and wine.

    The spa at Les Barmes de l'Ours is a place of total serenity, beautifully designed with facilities including a sauna, hammam, Jacuzzi and an indoor pool under a glass roof, so you can swim beneath the stars. There is also an extensive menu of beauty and massage therapies available, including seaweed ad clay body wraps.

    Average snow history

    2012/13
    437cm
    2013/14
    593cm
    2014/15
    413cm
    2015/16
    522cm
    2016/17
    634cm
    2017/18
    645cm

    Weather    6 October 2017    8:00AM

    Temperature
    -2 to -1 degrees
    Snowfall
    None

    Weather

    2012/13
    437cm

    2013/14
    593cm

    2014/15
    413cm

    2015/16
    522cm

    2016/17
    634cm

    2017/18
    645cm

    6 October 2017    8:00AM

    Temperature
    -2 to -1 degrees
    Snowfall
    None
  • Resort at a glance
    Val d'Isere
    Glacier Skiing
    Great Off Piste
    Vast Area
    Snow Sure
    Family Friendly

    Average snow history

    2012/13
    437cm
    2013/14
    593cm
    2014/15
    413cm
    2015/16
    522cm
    2016/17
    634cm
    2017/18
    645cm

    Weather    6 October 2017    8:00AM

    Temperature
    -2 to -1 degrees
    Snowfall
    None

    Val d'Isere Ski Resort has one of the best snow records around, making it a safe bet throughout the entire season, right up to the end of April!

    The ski area is vast as it connects to Tignes with easy access and suitable for all level of ability. Families are made very welcome here, supported by the Famille Plus label by the French government.

    Val d'Isere piste map

    Val d'Isere piste map

    Weather

    2012/13
    437cm

    2013/14
    593cm

    2014/15
    413cm

    2015/16
    522cm

    2016/17
    634cm

    2017/18
    645cm

    6 October 2017    8:00AM

    Temperature
    -2 to -1 degrees
    Snowfall
    None

    Activities

    Heliskiing
    Husky-Sleighs
    Ice Skating
    Oxygen Centre
    Paragliding
    Patisserie Classes
    Snowshoe Hiking
    Spas Wellness Center
    Swimming

    Travel

    Bourg Saint Maurice
    45m
    32km
    Chambery Airport
    2h 0m
    144km
    Geneva Airport
    2h 55m
    227km
    Lyon Airport
    2h 45m
    221km
    Grenoble Airport
    3h 15m
    217km
    Sat-nav: Lat: 45.45° N Long: 6.98° W

    If you book your flights with us you can book a shared or private transfer from the airport to the resort as part of your booking. Even if you don't book flights through us we can organise transfers for you - just give us a call on +44 (0) 208 877 8882.

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Ski Passes

We know how valuable your skiing time is to you so that is why we can to pre-book your lift passes for you, to save you the time and hassle of doing it once in resort. And most importantly, no additional charge or hefty currency bank charges! The lift passes will be ready and waiting for you in your chalet/hotel/apartment, so you can hit the slopes immediately... You can book these at any time after you've booked. Call us on +44 (0)20 8877 8888.

Ski & Equipment Hire

The last thing you want to do at the start of your holiday is queue up in a crowded ski hire shop. We understand this and that is why we offer to pre-book all your equipment so that it is ready and waiting for you. You can either collect it from the shop yourself or some shops even offer a chalet fitting service, where all the equipment will be brought around to the chalet, thus avoiding the ski hire shop completely. Call us on +44 (0)20 8877 8888.

Ski School

Ski school can be a real hassle to organise so let us do all the hard work for you. We have built relationships with the top ski schools in most ski resorts and we can book lessons for all ability levels, both private and group lessons. For Christmas, New Year, Russian New Year and February Half Term, we strongly advise pre-booking your lessons as soon as possible as the group lesson and private lesson slots get booked up very quickly. You can book lessons at any time after you've booked. Call us on +44 (0)20 8877 8888 or fill in the Ski-School Request Form

Transfers

Transfers from the airport to your accommodation and vice versa is available through Powder White. If you need transfers arranged, please contact us on +44 (0)20 8877 8888 or fill in the Transfer Request Form

Tourist Tax

Is not included and, on chalet bookings, will be added to your confirmation invoice. Local Tourist Tax for Hotels & Apartments is payable directly to the supplier in resort.

Damage/Security Deposits

Each chalet booking requires a deposit of between £250 & £500 which is held as security against any damages, breakages or monies owing to Powder White. Details of this will be shown on your Confirmation Invoice and further information can be found in our Terms section. Apartment Residences vary so please enquire at time of booking.

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