We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Refuge - Auberge du Truc

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Les Contamines-Montjoie
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

11 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 5: English reviews
Start your review of Refuge - Auberge du Truc
 Click to rate
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped at this refuge rather than walking down to Les Contamines and were glad we did as the views were special in the evening. It is small.The is one dorm. Staff are friendly and helpful.Food is plentiful and plain.Its in the middle of a farm. You dont expect 5* at a refuge with no electricity. There is only cold...

Thank letter1
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 18 August 2014

It was our first refugee in TMB this summer. After raining nearly all the way, when we get there we were frozen. They made a fire for all of us to get warmer. It's a really nice family. The rooms were good (little bit colder though), the toilets clean and the washing area ok (no showers). The dinner was the...

1Thank Nunataks
Burley, Idaho
Reviewed 8 August 2014

This was the first refuge we stayed at walking the TMB this summer. We were really not sure what to expect but this turned out to be one of our favorites. It's very small and appears to be a working dairy as well. Cows were being milked during our evening meal even. We thought that was pretty cool. The refuge...

2Thank Bob Mary W
Reviewed 15 July 2014

The location of the chalet is beautiful, but everything else was very disapointing : - dinner was basic (soup, plain pasta, and omelette) - breakfast was by far too small for hikers : white bread, butter, marmelade and a hot drink, nothing else. We were hungry less than an hour later. - one of us got bitten by fleas in...

1Thank ppr38
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2011

After a long day of hiking (we did the first stage of the trail du Mont Blanc) we arrived at Auberge du Truc. We had just passed the larger Auberge du Miage where a lot of people were enjoying their nice well deserved beer after a long day hiking in the sun. We wanted to order our beer at du...

3Thank Daniel029

7 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (7)
Other (7)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Les Contamines-Montjoie hotels
0.4 km away
La Chemenaz Hotel
La Chemenaz Hotel
#2 of 5 in Les Contamines-Montjoie
182 reviews
0.5 km away
Le Christiania
Le Christiania
#3 of 5 in Les Contamines-Montjoie
34 reviews
0.4 km away
Nemea Residence Le Nevez
Nemea Residence Le Nevez
#1 of 9 in Les Contamines-Montjoie
35 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.0 km away
Alpine Lodge
Alpine Lodge
#2 of 9 in Les Contamines-Montjoie
20 reviews
1.6 km away
La Gelinotte
La Gelinotte
#3 of 9 in Les Contamines-Montjoie
29 reviews
0.8 km away
Chalet Hotel Gai Soleil
Chalet Hotel Gai Soleil
#1 of 5 in Les Contamines-Montjoie
80 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


Additional Information about Refuge - Auberge du Truc

Address: Bernadette Bessat | 64 Impasse des Creux, 74170 Les Contamines-Montjoie, France
Region: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Haute-Savoie > Les Contamines-Montjoie
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Refuge - Auberge du Truc staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Only one dorm available.”
 of 5 bubbles ppr38, 15 Jul 2014 | Read review
1 of 1