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Citotel Hotel Granvelle

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   13 Rue Lecourbe, 25000 Besancon, France
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Ranked #17 of 33 Hotels in Besancon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014
Helen D Derby, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Derby, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Such a shame the building works had over run schedule as it marred the two stays we made at this hotel - outgoing and return on European tour. It was easy to arrange parking for our two motorcycles, disappointed to be charged for this as we had squeeze in amongst work men's vans (they didn't seem to care too much... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

My wife and I stayed at the Hotel Granvelle in October 2013 and enjoyed the hotel very much. The staff went out of their way to make us welcome and to provide a space for our car though the car park was in fact full. The rooms are being refurbished and modernized and have all the modern conveniences and amenities... More

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Sedbergh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

I have stayed at the Hotel Granvelle several times over the last five years and it would always be my first choice for a simple family run hotel in the city. You get what you pay for, clean rooms and an excellent location. The main breakfast room and foyer could do with re-decorating but I guess they know that. The... More

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Settle, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
15 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

Perfectly located to explore city without needing the car. Quiet, set back from street by own private courtyard parking area. Wide range of restaurants within strolling distance. Very cheerful, friendly staff, pleasant ensuite room, excellent choice at breakfast in pleasant surroundings. Very good value for money.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

We arrived by car, and there was a carpark we were able to use in the Hotel's grounds. The reception staff were very friendly, and helpful - and spoke enough English to get by. The Hotel is perfectly located to stroll around the old town and nearby attractions. Would definitely recommend.

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Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
58 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Good position in the centre not too far from anywhere very friendly staff room a little basic parking a bit tight but if you get a space you will be ok as it's tucked away from the traffic. The reception staff couldn't be any more helpfull and for the price you will struggle to beat it

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Hastings-on-Hudson, NY, USA
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50 reviews 50 reviews
8 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

The hotel is recessed about 20 meters from the street; it's quiet (double glazed windows plus retractable metal shudders) and has parking right in front. The lobby space includes plants, a piano, and comfortable sofas. The room was generously sized for a reasonably priced hotel. The breakfast included the usual fare plus good pastries. The hotel is situated near the... More

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Leoben, Austria
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

The Granvelle Hotel in Bescancon France is a little gem of a place. What made it for me was the staff. A genuine friendliness. Cheery even. Having travelled the four corners in Europe I realise genuine good cheer is a rare comodity at hotel receptions. The rooms clean and perfect for the easy going crew. A few of my self... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

A couple of streets off the main High Street, Hotel Granvelle occupies a very convenient , yet peaceful location just below the Citadel, as well as having easy access to the river walkway along the Doubs. The decor of the hotel has a certain old - world charm ( the sitting room is delightful and the breakfast room light and... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

The staff and owners are really friendly, caring and helpful, and although you won't be happy if you want 100% standardised modernity (à l'américaine), the rambling space with its cobbled courtyard added to the pleasure of finding ourselves in this part of the historic centre. Room 25 was right in the middle of the building, with a great view of... More

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Address: 13 Rue Lecourbe, 25000 Besancon, France
Location: France > Franche-Comte > Doubs > Besancon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Citotel Hotel Granvelle 2*
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