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Rifugio F. Allavena

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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
  • May 25, 2018
    “Very welcoming, well organised”
  • Oct. 18, 2015
    “A relaxing spot in Valle Nervia -Colle Melosa”
Regione Colle Melosa, 18037, Pigna Italy See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Family Rooms
Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed May 25, 2018

It was such a lovely surprise to find this large hut with several annexes, including a full-fledged restaurant, in a beautiful green spot surrounded by mountains and a short distance from a small lake (Tenarda). Plenty of opportunities for excursions, picnics, bird watching, and any...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

Refugio Allavena was a serendipitous find . While exploring the roads around Glori, we stumbled upon this wonderful Refugio. We stopped for fruit strudel and tea/coffee before a hike higher up the mountain. What a great find! Two days later we purposefully sought out this...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

Why didn't we find this place years ago? In the middle of a paradise for hikers and lovers of mountain flora and fauna, this beautiful rifugio has a full restaurant with very welcome and WARM pellet stove (it's October now), WIFI, DELICIOUS homemade apple strudel,...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2015

I came in by feet from Monte Sacarello with an empty stomach and could not even receive even a sandwhich à la carte. So I had to wait until evening for supper. Not so funny. Rooms are relatively clean - even so the bathroom had...More

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Located in Melosa Colla ( town of Pigna , Imperia ) in the Park of Ligurian Alps , accessible all year round by car on paved road , the refuge has bunk beds , as follows : 2 rooms with 6 beds 3 rooms and 10 beds 1 ...More dormitory with 28 beds . It is mandatory to use a sleeping bag or sack cloth, also available at the shelter. There are toilets, showers with hot water and heating in winter. Inside there is a bar with every kind of comfort. At the refuge it is also possible to rent skis, boots and poles snow, avalanche transceivers and GPS . The shelter has a restaurant with 80 covers and offers excellent regional home cooking; It is open to the public every day and reservations in costs half board. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Italy > Liguria > Province of Imperia > Pigna
Traveller (54)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (3)
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"There are no rooms but only dormitories (it's a alpine hut of the italian Alpine Club (C.A.I)"
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