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2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   109 Chemin De Chibau, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
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Ranked #5 of 34 hotels in Saint-Jean-de-Luz
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
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  • Location
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Watford, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The past month I drove to Spain from the UK. Cant really do 1400 miles on your own so I like to stop off at different places. stayed twice here on the way down and on the way back. the rooms are good quality and have everything for you. no baths just showers to me not a problem. No bar... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I've stayed in this hotel now on 3 occasions as a single night stopover with my wife and 3 kids. Hotel is very well maintained, spotlessly clean has comfortable beds and after a longs days drive the hotel is absolutely perfect to bed down in for the night. We stay here as its almost exactly half way been out ferry... More

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northern ireland
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54 reviews 54 reviews
31 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights after having driven from sunny and warm Oliva in Spain to a cold and cloudy St Jean de Luz. Staff very pleasant and helpful. Asked for extra pillow and blankets which we got immediately and even offered to give us electric radiators for our rooms which we declined. Rooms very clean and beds very... More

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hythe, UK
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9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Stopped here on way down to Spain, hotel is clean and basic but like others in this chain its clean modern and well run. Stayed in a family room, hotel is close to the motorway, but also close the the town and the beach 5mins by car. We also stayed at the Arena hotel in bordeaux on the way both... More

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Gibraltar
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29 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

We were travelling further into France and stayed here for an overnight stop. Check in was straight forward. Location convenient for purpose but would not recommend for a longer stay as there is nothing much around the hotel. Family rooms are well appointed with bunk beds for our children aged 11 and 12. Room was modern, with all the basics... More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

This is an out of town hotel but the benefit is the big car park, also an open space where our dog could have a run. It wasn't as close to beaches as I expected - about 6-7 minutes in the car. The staff were friendly and efficient. The room was on the small side but so clean we thought... More

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Worcestershire, UK
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25 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

This was ideal for our 2 nights in St Jean de Luz: good value and ample free parking. The room was quite compact but the beds were comfortable and the shower room well designed with a decent size shower cubicle. The staff were very helpful and spoke good English - they offered to lend my husband a lap top so... More

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Hobart Tasmania
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24 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012 via mobile

Ths is a band new hotel. The rooms are not huge but we had a family of 4 with two kids 8 & 10 in bunks and a queen for us and didn't feel cramped at all. Large flat screen tv, free wifi, cheap and very good French breakfast, I really struggled to find fault. The staff were friendly, accommodating... More

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Address: 109 Chemin De Chibau, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
Location: France > Aquitaine > Pyrenees-Atlantiques > Basque Country > Saint-Jean-de-Luz
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Arena 2*
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#2 Family Hotel in Saint-Jean-de-Luz #8 Romantic Hotel in Saint-Jean-de-Luz
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