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Grand Hotel Des Bains

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15 Rue Du General Bruncher, 17450 Fouras, France
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Gerrards Cross, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

This hotel is very pleasant, our room was compact but clean, comfortable and represented value for money. It is very close to the sea front and the centre of the town. It has covered car parking (at extra cost) and free wifi. The receptionist was very helpful and thankfully spoke very good English. We used this hotel as a stopover... More 

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Harrison Township, Michigan
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I think the nicest part of our stay was sitting in the courtyard reading and having a few drinks. The room was quite nice (no A/C though). The gentleman that greeted us and got us situated was one of the hardest working people I've ever witnessed. The hotel location is perfect for strolling along the beach, or investigating the surrounding... More 

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Bungay
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for one night only on a motorbiking trip to France. As has been said before, it is a really lovely boutique style hotel with very pleasant staff and we had a really nice big room (22). The bathroom was particularly well equipped with lovely toiletries and a great shower. There is a small courtyard which the rooms... More 

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Cheddington, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

A well-appointed establishment offering bed and breakfast. Went for a 'privilege' room. Evidently refurbished in modern taste... easily one of the nicest shower rooms we've found in French hotels. Also provided tea/coffee making. Décor excellent. Room on the Garden side i.e. overlooking courtyard. Good and accessible walking to beaches, shops and restaurants. Paddled in the morning on a clean beach... More 

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We stayed here for 7 nights in July, the rooms were lovely and the breakfast excellent. The staff speak a little English, and made us very welcome. The car parking facilities were well worth paying for, although the large free car park a short walk away would have been OK but not secure if you wanted to leave things in... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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56 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The hotel is very pretty with a lovely courtyard and the lady on Reception (unsure whether the owner or not) was hugely efficient. Our room did smell slightly stale but had a nice view onto the courtyard. The 3 children shared a large room and were very comfortable. The bathrooms were a good size, clean and modern. Fouras is a... More 

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Harrogate, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We spent 2 nights here in early May. Our room was smart, clean and comfortable. Breakfast was excellent. There was secure parking for the car in a garage opposite the hotel. The reception staff were most helpful.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

We wanted to stay in Fouras for 2 nights, in June 2014, and chose this hotel. They demanded a minimum stay of 3 nights. We changed our plans, (in November 2013) to stay for 3 nights and booked the hotel. At the end of March 2014 we received an an E-mail cancelling our booking because of "a Problem". We would... More 

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hoteldesbains, Propriétaire at Grand Hotel Des Bains, responded to this review

Hello sir, We do have closed our sells the 21-22 and 23 nights in June. We verified promptly when we saw your message that no mistakes were made on the website "booking.com" and after review we effectively haven't put any rooms available at those dates. So it shouldn't be possible to book in any way the 21 to 23 June... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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44 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Fouras, only a very short walk to the beautiful Atlantic coast. Our spotlessly clean, first floor room overlooked a beautiful courtyard, bathed in sunshine. Our hosts were welcoming and showed us where to park our car in a locked garage opposite. The town itself has a main shopping area which includes a fresh-food covered... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

This hotel does not disappoint. All the staff were extremely friendly and the owners seem generally enthusiastic and caring about their guests. The room I stayed in was extremely clean and well appointed. I would have no hesitation in recommending this hotel to anyone visiting Fouras.

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