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9, avenue de la Gare, 21400 Chatillon-sur-Seine, France
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For quite a few years now, we've been booking rooms at this hotel for friends and family who come and visit us and are too many to accommodate at the house. The owners of the hotel have always been very attentive to any special needs like adding a small bed for a baby in a room, accommodating adjacent rooms together...... More

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Wigan, Lancashire
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 hotel reviews
220 helpful votes 220 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant hotel, nice owners, plenty parking, garages for bikes, reasonable breakfast with homemade products. This was our second visit and we will definitely stay again and recommend to others.Great location within walking distance of town centre.

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Sandy, United Kingdom
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Stayed here one night en route but would have been happy to have stayed longer. The building may look past its best but it is delightful inside and full of character; Claude and Pascal are very welcoming and helpful, the rooms were terrific being very well lit with multiple power points. Everything was very clean. The breakfast was really excellent... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

We stayed one night whilst on a road trip. This is a nice place to stay and has lots of character. However, the hotel is beginning to show its age, and in keeping with the whole town has a slightly run down air about it. We arrived at about 8.45 pm and like most of France this is getting too... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013 via mobile

If you want something old style French this is worth a visit. I'm guessing the hotel was originally created in the early 1900's It has a wonderful calm garden and terrace behind a large wall and wrought iron gates. (Where we sat and drank a local wine and had breakfast in the morning). Yes the rooms are old but everything... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

Room simple, but plenty of space and upstairs games room lovely place to sit and read. Monday night not a good night for eating in Chatillon, other hotel in the town does a reasonable meal, but not much else happening. Lovely little town. Hotel Sylvia has a great breakfast in quiet garden surroundings on the right day: food lovely and... More

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Goulburn, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

Hotel Sylvia is starting to show her age but, in a sense this is part of the charm. Pascal and Claude's eclectic tastes make s a stay here a very enjoyable experience. Rooms are large and comfortable but some work could be done on the bathrooms (everything works though). For me the highlight at The Hotel Sylvia is the breakfast,... More

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Wigan, Lancashire
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220 helpful votes 220 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012 via mobile

We stayed for 1 night and our room was large with windows on two sides. It was typically French and set in lovely gardens. The owners were great and couldn't do enough for us. We even got our own garage for the motorbike. The breakfast was delicious with lots of homemade jams etc. I would recommend this hotel to anyone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

We had a night here during a cycle trip in France. The owners could not have been more helpful. The rooms were clean and comfortable. Showers lovely. The courtyard full of flowers. They could not do enough for us. I agree, a real piece of France.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

I have stayed at Hotel Sylvia every year for the past 5 years and its fantastic. Having stayed in hotels all over the World from famous 5 Star to simple guest house's this is one of my favourite places. Its a beautiful old building & real taste of hidden France. Pascal & Claude are great hosts & very helpful, nothing... More

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Address: 9, avenue de la Gare, 21400 Chatillon-sur-Seine, France
Location: France > Burgundy > Cote d'Or > Chatillon-sur-Seine
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