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Accueil Chez Francois B&B

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4031 Papineau, Montreal, Quebec H2K 4K2, Canada
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Alberta
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111 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place was great!!! Francois met us out on the street when we arrived, helped us to our parking spot and got us settled in.We felt at home immediately. The rooms described were exactly that. There was a small common room with a TV and chairs which was nice after a long day of site seeing. Francois was very helpful... More 

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Chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The only thing I can add to the many glowing reviews is that these people actually care about you! I left my wallet (my entire wallet, multiple credit cards, driver's license, cash, etc.) at a restaurant a few blocks away from the B&B. I realized this in the taxi about 2 mins away from the airport. I was on the... More 

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Troy, Michigan
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We had Rm.#2 with private toilet & sink. Shared clean hallway shower (jacuzzi tub) with Rm.#1. Our room was quiet in the evenings we were there, window faced back side of building. Bed & linens comfy,thick fresh towels.Nice leather sofa & tv area right outside, plus a corner bar counter,fridge & stools.

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Exmouth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

The B&B is conveniently located on Avenue Papineau on the eastern side of Parc La Fontaine, about one mile west of the Sherbrooke Metro station. The owner, Francois, lives downstairs but it is managed by Laurence who also lives in the building. We had Room 4, which was very spacious, clean and well furnished. The large bathroom was first class... More 

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Frederick, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

The only reason it isn't a 5 is that it is a bit of a walk to the subway (get the three day pass if visiting) & restaurants, but service makes up for it. Also, room 5 is just off the kitchen so you get some morning noise. It was clean & comfortable, wi-fi worked, breakfast was wonderful and hostess... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

we visited Montreal in early June - and this time the well-appointed Chez Francois had availability! We were welcomed by Mr Personality (Francois) who has a knack for making you feel comfortable in minutes. Breakfast was lovely, rooms clean and very pleasing (we had room 3 with balcony) and gorgeous 3-piece ensuite bathroom. Location? Can't beat it. Buy your beer... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

You can rely on the Trip Advisor reviews: 87.5% excellent, 12.2% very good, and the single “average” review (0.3% of total reviews) complained only about the disclosure of the hotel tax. We (two seniors) happily join the “excellent” crowd. We stayed three nights, and we confess that even if it had not been as outstanding as we found it, we... More 

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

We stayed at Chez Francois over Easter weekend during a getaway to Montreal. From the outset, Francois was a great host. He told us about nearby restaurants and gave us great tips about getting around and experiencing Montreal. Having free wifi and parking on site was very convenient. Our room was newly renovated and beautifully furnished. The only downside was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We stayed for two nights at the Chez Francois in May 2015. Very comfortably furnished with good bath rooms, and a good continental breakfast, lorraine made our stay comfortable. We recommend a room coffee / tea maker for oldies like us who appreciate an early morning cup. The park opposite was green and a feast to the eye, also a... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Two adults and two teens spent at night at Chez François over the Easter weekend. Super location across from a park and walking distance from many restaurants and shops. Rooms were clean and comfortable and François went out of his way to ensure our needs were met. Although we were fairly self-sufficient we had the sense he would have been... More 

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