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Poste et Lion d'Or

Place du Champ-de-Foire, 89450 Vezelay, France
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Missoula, Montana
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121 reviews 121 reviews
37 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel has superficial trappings of a better than average hotel in the lobby but the spring mattress on the bed was terrible...very worn, sagging, and uncomfortable. Internet was unreliable. Much better choices in Vezelay for less money.

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Melbourne, Australia
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41 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived late in afternoon in pouring rain, this was first place we see. Person on the desk let us look at 3 rooms....very helpful. Rooms old style furniture but very clean which is the important bit. Breakfast was OK

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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38 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

The hotel is quite grand lookimg from the outside and is well located at the foot of the shopping street up through Vezelay to the Basilica. Inside the hotel feels as if it's seen better days. For instance half the bulbs in the lights in the "Restaurant Gastronomique" were missing or not working! There is a pleasant terrace at the... More 

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California
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10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We spent two nights in room 303 facing the back of the hotel and the lovely countryside to the west of Vezelay. Our room was spacious enough. I had to ask for hair dryer from the helpful staff. Bathroom was enormous. It was nice being in the town in the morning before the tourists arrive and in the evening after... More 

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Boulogne-Billancourt, France
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Large and confortable bed. Spacious bathroom . Clean. Old style furniture. No hair dryer, no safe in room. Just a shampoo mini bottle, mini soap, shower cap. Bring your own. Had dinner at their Gastronomic restaurant. Was fine. Strict minimum for a buffet breakfast. Friendly personnel . Excellent location of the hotel .

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Ann Arbor, MI
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We spent the night in Vézelay after driving from Beaune. The hotel is very well run and the staff were very courteous. As others have remarked, it does host some group travelers; as this is probably the only hotel of any size in the town this is probably inevitable. However, we were in a lovely room on the first floor... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Had a three night stay. Great location, nice and clean room. On the downside: too expensive, both hotel and restaurant. Restaurant prices are in Michelin one star region. Across the street you can eat at the same level for half the price. Wines too are overpriced.

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Oxford, England, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Oh dear, I just read the review below. We were amongst the coach trippers and had a great stay at the Hotel de Poste. No idea why the restaurant was full as we were fed downstairs in a conference room. Hotel is clean, views are great and staff a fine. The downside is that the bar is very pricey and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Booked a Grand Lit room for 2 nights on the internet and ended up with a two bedded room. Staff were off hand, said all the rooms were the same price which clearly on the internet they are not so had to swallpw the higher rate. Told dining room was full at Poste et Lion d'Or so found and ate... More 

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Niedermohr, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Booked through a tour so can't comment on price. The view was amazing and the room was nice; however, it didn't have a shower, just a bathtub with hand attachment so required some gymnastics to get clean. The air conditioner (while I'm grateful that there was one!!) made randomly spaced loud noises, concentrated between 1 and 1:30am, which was annoying.... More 

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