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Hotel de France

5 rue Colbert, 78000 Versailles, France
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Ranked #19 of 25 Hotels in Versailles
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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87 hotel reviews
378 helpful votes 378 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed a couple of times overnight in the Hotel de France when the standard business hotels close to my firm’s Velizy office have been fully booked. As many others have mentioned the key selling points are its superb location on a cobbled street opposite the main entrance to the Palace of Versailles and the fact that you stay... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

Rooms are a unusually decorated and looking a little tired now. The rooms have safe boxes, but they are just left sitting loose on top of a wardrobe, so not so secure. Receptionist is shared between reception duties and restaurant duties in the adjacent restaurant so occasionally need to wait a few minutes or go looking for them. Breakfast is... More

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

The only thing this hotel has going for it is the location. The room was clean but very tired and old. Old we can do smelly we can not. The receptionist was , we'll not all there, when asked about parking she just shrugged her shoulders, when I asked which way was our room when we checked in she just... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

My stay in the Hotel de France was very enjoyable. On the first night there I had my purse placed in the hotel safe so that my American money, credit card and other information would not be in danger if my room was broken into or if I was pickpocketed in the crowds of Versailles. However, upon checking out, I... More

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Amberley, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I couldn't really give this hotel more than 3 stars, but I have stayed here several times. Why? Superb location right next to the chateau, some lovely bedrooms and actually, the quirks sometimes make me smile... We arrived and the computer mouse was dead, so the man booked us in lying on the floor as the lead of the other... More

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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

The atmosphere is appropriate to the Versailles area, unfortunately the status of the hotel is also outdated. Room insulation is poor and the service was far to be an example. If you want to be in a historical place well located and if you can accept a service of à Max. 2star hotel, this is your hotel. Breakfast is below... More

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Sydney, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013 via mobile

We enjoyed our night at the hotel de France the rooms are good value especially for the proximity to Versailles. We walked here 10 mins from Chantiers station after dropping our bags off and then returning our car to Avis - so was very convenient location wise. The rooms are large and have big bath tubs. Didn't try breakfast here... More

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Wodonga, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
48 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

As we were two couples travelling together, we chose the 2 bedroom suite. This was an excellent choice for us and good value compared to two separate rooms. You enter the apartment via the first bedroom. This room has two single beds pushed together. There is another door off this leading to a short corridor. From here you can access... More

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Moscow, Russia
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52 hotel reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

The hotel is nicely decorated inside in the French chateau style, very pleasant old-style rustic design without plastic and other synthetic materials, like polyurethane ceiling, which often are used in French hotels. The rooms are spacious enough, with tub in the bathroom, which also is rare for French. Only 3 TV channels available, but there's free Wi-Fi in the room.... More

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Houston, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

The hotel has a perfect location, the staff is friendly, but forget about sleeping! The first night there was a wedding and the party went from loud to bumping music until 2 AM to drunks yelling in the halls after 4 AM. Surely if you book a function like this you would close down the hotel, wouldn't you? The next... More

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Address: 5 rue Colbert, 78000 Versailles, France
Location: France > Ile-de-France > Yvelines > Versailles
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 23
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