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BEST WESTERN Citadelle

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13 Rue Lecourbe, 25000 Besancon, France (Formerly Citotel Hotel Granvelle)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nicely renovated hotel.We stayed for one night in July when the temperature was 40 degrees. Luckily the a/c worked very well. We didn't have any problems with wifi as previous guests mentioned, the bed was very comfortable, and it was nice to be able to make a cup of coffee in room. Christie at the front desk was very... More 

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In a little courtyard the hotel proved a little difficult to find, but was well worth finding. Pleasingly unusual styling and décor to the foyer and basement breakfast room make it a hotel you'll remember. Shame there's a shortage of free parking. Our room for two nights was comfy, modern and clean with almost everything you'd expect including A/C. Regrettably... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautifully renovated old building which does not belie a typical best western. We were very pleasantly surprised by the size of the rooms, the quality of the finishings and how funky the foyer and public areas were decorated. The pricing was excellent too and very affordable for our large family of 7! Breakfast was very good too and worth... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Those are the 3 things most important to us in a hotel stay. The staff are all very friendly and all speak English. Old town Besancon is such a beautiful place to wander around. It was easy to do with this centrally located boutique hotel

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Chipping Ongar, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

we stayed here unfortunately for only 1 night whilst taking part in the Crumball Rally on 19/06/2015. Although a little difficult to locate, as you have to turn into what looks like an alley off a side street, we are so pleased we chose this hotel to stay in. The whole place has been recently refurnished to a high standard... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Really great "boutique" hotel. Easy walk to city centre. This is a newly created/refurbished hotel. The rooms are funky with design led fittings and decor. The shower is huge. Breakfast in the 'cellar' restaurant is fab with good food selection (inc an automatic boiled egg machine................yep!) and a really nice ambiance. Can't fault this hotel and the staff were helpful... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This hotel offers you actually everything you need for your pitstop on your wat to the south of France. The staff is very nice, the beds are very comfortable, the bathroom was neat and the breakfast buffet was one of the bests I've seen in France. Haven't seen much of the city, it didn't seem to be much impressive to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Be aware that the name of the hotel on the signs in the city, is not updated. It was formaly called hotel Granvelle. So, searching for Citadelle, it took us some time to find it..... The hotel is situated on a court yard, used as parkinglot. So it is not not directly on the street. It is looks well kept... More 

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Courcelles, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

From a narrow street of downtown Besancon, the BestWestern sign is the only indication that there is an hotel at the end of what could look like just a private place. Great surprise. First of all, there is a private parking ... which is extremely valuable in Besancon! The staff is very friendly, willing to help (bus, restaurant, ...). A... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

This hotel is very conveniently located to walk to anything in Besançon. From check-in to check-out, the staff could not have been more helpful or friendlier - and they all speak English fluently. Our room was small but well-appointed. The beds were comfortable. The bath was quite modern. The A/C was less than efficient, but since it was quite cool... More 

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