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Hotel Napoleon

9 Rue Grande, 77300 Fontainebleau, France
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Ranked #8 of 10 Hotels in Fontainebleau
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kathleen K Estero, Florida
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Estero, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Historic hotel where they claim Napoleon once stayed! The restaurant is romantic and partially outside in the garden. This area once had housing for the horses. The breakfast was more than we expected for a French breakfast. It included juice, American coffee, rolls, cereals sausage, cold meats, cheese and fresh and canned fruits. The rooms were the usual small ones... More

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Paris, France
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52 reviews 52 reviews
9 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

For a moderately good fine dining experience this the place. Conveniently located on the main road in the shopping precinct & a short walk to the chateau. Excellent service; good, quality meals; comfortable seating; elegant decor. The menu for my liking was a little overpriced, but thats possibly due to the location and clientele of the town where it is... More

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Napobleau, Directeur général at Hotel Napoleon, responded to this review
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Madame, Monsieur, Nous vous remercions d’avoir diné dans notre Hôtel Napoléon & son restaurant La Table des Maréchaux et d’avoir... More

Great Wilbraham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Stayed 3 nights as part of a business trip. Rooms were adequate for what was required. The restaurant was good quality and the location of the hotel was good for local tourist spots such as the palace and forest.

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Napobleau, Directeur général at Hotel Napoleon, responded to this review
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Chère Madame, Cher Monsieur, Nous vous remercions d’avoir souligné les atouts de notre Hotel Napoléon & de son restaurant La... More

Delft, The Netherlands
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We stayed here because a client booked this hotel. The staff are very friendly but the hotel is very old; no toilet paper holder, lots of stains in the small room. There's a hole in the window for ventilation plus a separate AC-machine on the floor. Got bitten on many places on my body after sleeping only one night! Don't... More

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Napobleau, Directeur général at Hotel Napoleon, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Dear Sir, Further to your review, we are sorry that you did not enjoy your stay in our Hotel Napoléon. Regarding the bed bugs, we can certify that you haven’t been beaten by that insect but probably by mosquitos which happens often as we are surrounded by the forest and river. Moreover, if you it was bed bugs,... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Hotel Napoleon is not a good choice. On the positive: staff at the reception is smiling and helpful. Negatives: can't park in front for even a minute to off/up-load, small & low room, room needs serious renovation, bed is too small (and I am not specially tall...), room was noisy (bars' music, birds, machinery...), breakfast is what you'd expect in... More

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Napobleau, Directeur général at Hotel Napoleon, responded to this review

Dear Madame, Dear Sir, Further to your review we are sorry to read that you did not enjoy as much your stay. We thank you for finding the staff at the reception helpful & smiling. We are in the city center and we agreed that is not easy to park in front of the hotel even for few minutes but... More

Athens
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

The hotel is in a great location, walking distance from the castle, the shops, many lovely little restaurants. There is also an underground parking right next door with which they have a deal, so you pay less for leaving the car overnight (€10). The staff is lovely, smiling and welcoming. My room faced onto a very pleasant courtyard. BUT...as others... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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39 reviews 39 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

My Dad and I stayed here for a night when passing through Fontainebleau. It's a relatively nice hotel, but rather run down. I'd recommend it only if the prices seem particularly attractive versus other hotels in the same area. The location is good, because it's right downtown and only a five-minute walk from the Chateau. There are several decent restaurants... More

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Augusta, GA
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

The staff is friendly and helpful. However the reception lady did not tell us that we needed cash (coins) to pay for the train we took to Paris, they do not honor foreign credit cards in the train station, tool booths nor parking meter maids. The communal areas towards the back of the hotel were very shabby; there is a... More

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Tannum Sands, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Warm & welcoming reception, a short stroll to all the sites, good parking at a reasonable price. We ventured into the back streets for dinner, a fun experience as we found the street with the traders, fish market, butcher, fruit & vegetable and of course the wonderful cheese shops all encaptured in the old city atmosphere. The hotel certainly has... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Located opposite of Fontainebleu, you won't find a hotel any closer but this hotel is old and tired. Our room (junior suite) faced the inner courtyard but the rooms lacks character, carpet is stuffy, bathroom dated and the bed looked like a DYI bed. We skipped breakfast and headed to the grand cafe at the corner; they serve a simple... More

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Address: 9 Rue Grande, 77300 Fontainebleau, France
Location: France > Ile-de-France > Seine-et-Marne > Fontainebleau
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Also Known As:
Napoleon Hotel Fontainebleau

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