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Hotel Recour

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Guido Gezellestraat 7, Poperinge 8970, Belgium
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Ranked #3 of 6 Hotels in Poperinge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brussels, Belgium
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282 reviews 282 reviews
55 hotel reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

The original part of the hotel is a charming nineteenth-century building (apparently it was once a tobacco factory) with impressive surviving detail including original floors, doors, windows and wooden staircase. The hotel is almost next door to Poperinge's attractive little central square which has some nice pubs (see separate entry). A bit disappointingly our room was in the modern annex... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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84 hotel reviews
241 helpful votes 241 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The Hotel Recourt (we stayed in a small satellite facility). The place was spectacular -- quant, large, well-appointed and quiet. We really liked the rooms and the staff were really helpful. A great choice -- and it was nice being away of Ypres, which was rather busy in comparison.

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Ironbridge, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

we stayed here for 4 nights 9th-13th nov 2014. Room was very warm and windows did not open for fresh air. Jacuzzi bath in our room but only over bath shower with no curtain or screen making it difficult to shower. First night after check in the manager let himself into our room in the early hours, before realising we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We spend a few days in "Flanders Fields" area, stayed at hotel Recour as it is perfectly located amidst the sites around. Stayed in Urania suite, it was just perfect, well appointed, romantic and all required amenities present. Including a hot steam shower. Welcome was warm and efficient, breakfast was excellent only the location of the breakfsat room is a... More 

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Leesburg, Virginia
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8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

My wife and I spent 3 nights at Hotel Recour at the start of a 10 ten-day visit to Belgium and France in early September. The hotel is beautiful and our room was spacious and very comfortable. Unlike other beds we've had in European hotels, our room (Erato) had a king sized bed. It also had a terrace overlooking the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The hotel had lots of character and is just off the main square. A very comfortable - and huge - bed in our room under the eaves. Decorated in a very individual and charming way. The decor was a bit tired and could do with refreshing. Some exposed wires on a plug by the wall; lovely stand-alone bathtub, but not... More 

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Castle Douglas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I generally prefer to stay in modern hotels, so it was rather a surprise to find how much I enjoyed my stay in Hotel Recour, which was furnished with period furniture. We had a lovely room with a very grand bathroom and a balcony that overlooked attractive gardens. We enjoyed the breakfast, which had locally-sourced food. We had a problem... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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19 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

When I booked I spoke to a helpful lady and we were looking forward to staying. On arrival we were greeted by an elderly gent who said were we staying for breakfast, a good evening would have been nicer. We went up the tiny slow lift to the room and we walked the staircase as the lift was full with... More 

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London, UK
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36 reviews 36 reviews
30 hotel reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

We stayed here for a couple of nights. We stayed in the annex and found it very comfortable - we'd read reviews here so it did not come as a disappointment or surprise. The restaurant was excellent - fine dining in beautiful period rooms. It's very near to Ypres and Passiondale (where there's a great museum about WW1 and reconstruction... More 

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Coventry
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17 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Used booking.com, booked 'room with beams' at 4* Hotel Recour, Poperinge. We booked in at Hotel Recour, but we were taken across the road to 'Gastenkampers Recour' opposite a kebab house! A beautiful room away from the main hotel, no beams in sight, which was a disappointment! Checked our confirmation and we had been directed to less opulent accommodation. However,... More 

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Address: Guido Gezellestraat 7, Poperinge 8970, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > West Flanders Province > Poperinge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Recour 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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