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Hotel le Cara Sol

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   10, boulevard Illiberis, 66200 Elne, France
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Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Elne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Manama, Bahrain
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I can't vouch for the accommodation as I didn't stay here but the food is fantastic and the owner extremely personable. The menu is typical for the region and is priced reasonably. Elne is a lovely little town and this hotel makes it all the more special. I will be back next year (again)!

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent four nights at this lovely hotel. The setting is stunning and the hotel is bright and airy with lovely rooms all of which share the amazing views. The food is great and while there are other places to eat in Elne we couldn't resist coming back each night as there is a good range of well presented options... More

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Hythe, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

This Hotel just gets better, quainter and more appealing every time I visit. The food is superb and totally relevant for the atmosphere and panoramic views that impress everyone who visits. The rooms are clean, new, functional and simply there for sleep, lay-ins, siestas and anything else required. Run by Jon, a seriously good cook, it is a hidden gem... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We arrived in search of sun and a relaxing break in a picturesque location. This is it! John (owner) was very welcoming and a pleasure to talk to. He gave us some good recommendations for local beaches and trips. The room was lovely with a great view (from the bathroom too!) and furnished to a high standard. Nice outside area... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

I stayed at this hotel in March 2014 while on a business trip. The views were fantastic - snow-capped mountains in the distance; the set menu each evening was excellent; the staff were very friendly. The room was comfortable, quiet and had wifi. Overall, I would definitely recommend this hotel for anyone travelling in this region. It's also only a... More

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I have stayed here a couple of times and the setting, service and food have been faultless. I now often visit to enjoy food that is worthy of a great restaurant anywhere, but at reasonable prices and with a vista that money can't buy. Would highly recommend as a stopping point to break the journey from UK to Spain. The... More

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Limoges, France
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11 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Good location on the centre of the old town. Spacious room, comfortable bed, good bathroom and everything spotless. Great view of the mountains. Nice breakfast. Only a nights stopover, and it was February, but what I saw of Elne and the hotel I liked.

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Cardiff, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Knowing the area very well but not having used any of the local hotels, the Trip Advisor comments led us to book the Cara Sol. We could not have been more satisfied! The mountain views from our room 202 we're amazing! The evening meal, pristine facilities plus the attentiveness of the owner, John and his staff, were worthy of more... More

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

I had not heard of Elne before planning a driving trip to Barcelona, but this perfect little hill town claims an origin back beyond Hannibal's encamping there back in the second century BC(?). Although tiny, the town boasts a dark cathedral, more like a fortress. Cara Sol, which is a Logis - so a 3 star style of hotel -... More

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

This was our second stay - which is a first for us and we cannot wait to return! We arrived back yesterday after a weeks stay. This hotel is fabulous, location stunning, staff and owner fantastic - everyone is welcoming and friendly. Excellent breakfast served in a beautiful setting to start your day in a wonderful part of France. The... More

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Address: 10, boulevard Illiberis, 66200 Elne, France
Location: France > Languedoc-Roussillon > Pyrenees-Orientales > Elne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel le Cara Sol 3*
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