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Le relais du Col du Mont Cenis

Col Mont Cenis, Lanslebourg Mont Cenis, Val-Cenis, France
+33 4 79 59 47 84
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
16 Jan 2018
“Skier's cosy retreat”
16 Feb 2017
“Make the effort, check your piste map worth a trip”
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Col Mont Cenis, Lanslebourg Mont Cenis, Val-Cenis, France
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Ugly outside, but it doesn't matter. Food, both salty and sweet is excellent. Val Cenis ski resort is on the northern side of the mountain, but the Relais is at the side of the valley with lake Mont Cenis and the sun shines all day.

Thank Oobubuu
Reviewed 16 February 2017

When the snow comes this traditional mountain stop comes into its own. Rustic local dishes, piping hot just what you need if you have made the effort on skis, walking or by sled to get there. Basic facilities but it's all about the history and...More

Thank Ash B
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Stunning location but tired cafe stop, with curios and photos on the walls. Drinks ok, handy and functional, but don't go out of your way.... The deserts put out for lunch didn't entice us to stay on!

Thank Flutterbean
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Very nice setting on the old mountain route to Italy. The serve very good traditional food and pousse-café. If you're not a good skier they can pick up with their snowsquad.

Thank Christophe V
Reviewed 21 January 2016

We were traveling from France to Italy and were advised to take the time to traverse the Pass rather than the much faster tunnel. We are glad we did because the weather was perfect and the scenery was awesome. After several hours driving up the...More

Thank cruisincal
Reviewed 12 April 2014

Great location if you are up for the ski down to it or the hike up to it in the snow. Well worth the effort. Run by a great French family with exceptional staff. Food is great very local. One day we intend to stay...More

Thank 998jacquia
Reviewed 17 March 2014

Charming, old fashioned French roadside restaurant with a twist. The twist being that the road is the Col du Mont Cenis, a pass between France and Italy, and the altitude is 2083m/6834ft. So in summer car-borne tourists can loll over a cold one watching hard-as-teak...More

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  • Address: Col Mont Cenis, Lanslebourg Mont Cenis, Val-Cenis, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Savoie  >  Val-Cenis  >  Lanslebourg Mont Cenis
  • Phone Number: +33 4 79 59 47 84
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