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Mercure Bordeaux Gare Saint Jean

4.0 of 5 28-30 Rue de Tauzia, 33800 Bordeaux, France
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Boca Raton
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This establishment is located near the train station but rather removed from downtown Bordeaux where the main attractions are. While the neighborhood appears fairly safe, it is not too attractive. The hotel suits well backpackers who can walk from there from the station, but may not be fitting more sophisticated crowd. The room was reasonably okay but the carpet on... More 

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northern ireland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

. We had booked a lovely restaurant for Sunday lunch & didn't want to drive back to our rented accommodation so chose this hotel because it was on the tram route & had secure parking. Overall it " does what it says on the tin" but was unhappy with the security side of things. On arriving back fairly late, it... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

stayed for the Medoc Marathon mid Sept, three different rooms over three days, first one shower didn't work, second one bedside lamps didn't work - one had no bulb in! Third one we got as a late checkout.....NO AIRCONDITIONING in 32 degrees heat, and I see one reviewer said it wasn't working in August! Therefore they let business guests out... More 

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San Jose, CA
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75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We had a very comfortable stay at the Gare St Jean Mercure in Bordeaux. It is convenient for the train station and within walking distance to a reasonable selection of restaurants. The room was comfortable and the staff was pleasant. We did not eat breakfast at the hotel, but rather walked to the nearby Marché des Capucins to buy fresh... More 

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Mercure-Gare-St-Jean, Responsable relations clients at Mercure Bordeaux Gare Saint Jean, responded to this review

Dear Madam, dear Sir, We are most grateful for the comment left regarding your stay in our hotel. We are very pleased to notice that this experience was satisfactory on every level. We shall inform our team and we have no doubt that this will encourage them to always improve their standards. Looking forward to welcome you again in Mercure... More 

London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I've stayed in this hotel before - when it was a Holiday Inn. The change to the Mercure brand is a positive one, even if the signs on the outside wall are a bit gawdy. The main benefits of this hotel is that it is quiet but well located. It is in a residential/commercial district, yet very convenient for the... More 

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We’ve tended to avoid chain hotels in France (because we usually try to use the Logis booking system), but were agreeably surprised by this Mercure. The location was perfect for us as it was an easy walk from the railway station, close to a tram stop and with a good supermarket nearby. We did not find the surrounding area rough... More 

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

It was a disappointing stay. The only positive point is its location near the railway station and tram line. On the day of arrival there was only one staff at reception who had to answer phone calls, deal with guests drinking at the lounge while trying to register guests checking in as well as those who were cehcking out. Surely,... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Hotel is within waking distance of the train station and is on the tram line which takes you into Bordeaux Town Centre ( approx.10 mins). Hotel was clean, room was spacious, towels and toiletries changed daily, reception staff outstanding. We did not take breakfast in the hotel because we thought 15 euros was a bit expensive. We found a small... More 

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Mercure-Gare-St-Jean, Responsable relations clients at Mercure Bordeaux Gare Saint Jean, responded to this review

Dear Madam, dear Sir, We are most grateful for the comment left regarding your stay in our hotel. We are very pleased to notice that this experience was satisfactory. We shall inform our team and we have no doubt that this will encourage them to always improve their standards.. Looking forward to welcome you again in Mercure Bordeaux Gare st... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

Just returned from a 4 day stay. The hotel is conveniently located for the train station - however this is a not particularly pleasant area of the town. One of the few areas I've travelled to where I felt uncomfortable/ unsafe in the evening/ morning. The hotel is rated as 4 star, how it's got this is beyond me -... More 

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Additional Information about Mercure Bordeaux Gare Saint Jean

Address: 28-30 Rue de Tauzia, 33800 Bordeaux, France
Location: France > Aquitaine > Gironde > Bordeaux
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Mercure Bordeaux Gare Saint Jean 4*
Number of rooms: 99
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Also Known As:
Mercure Bordeaux Gare Saint Jean Hotel Bordeaux
Hotel Bordeaux City Centre
Holiday Inn Bordeaux
City Centre Hotel Bordeaux
Hotel Style:
#17 Business Hotel in Bordeaux
#21 Luxury Hotel in Bordeaux

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