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Hotel de la Cite

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Place Auguste-Pierre Pont, 11000 Carcassonne, France
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Ranked #4 of 42 hotels in Carcassonne
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Bucket list to stay in a castle city just checked off. Stayed at La Cite in the, walled city. Great grounds, perfect views walk out the door and you're back in time walking the small shops. Private gardens in rear with picture perfect views of countryside and the castle. Rooms were clean and pleasant. Appropriate for the period although could... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There is something very special about staying within the ancient walls of Carcassonne, and staying in a luxurious hotel only makes it more special. The rooms are beautifully appointed and comfortable, and the entire places is suffused with elegance and class. The reception staff welcomed us as if we were long-lost family (it was an adventure trying to reach Carcassonne)... More

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Paris, France
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36 reviews 36 reviews
29 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Excellent location, very good bed quality, but this hotel , nested inside the old city of Carcassone, really need to change : old carpetting floors, old bath showers. the cleanliness is also to be reviewed: windows are very dirty. checking in : our room was not ready ON time ( we had call before to come to ask if the... More

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Milton Keynes
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you look at the price alone, you'll perhaps give this a miss as there are plenty of other hotels nearby and some cheaper options even within the medieval citadel. However, if you want a near perfect location in Carcasonne, with wonderful views, excellent service and an abundance of character... then this is a great choice. I'm reviewing the hotel... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely stunning for its historical setting, we were lucky enough to be in a suite with our two kids and enormous balcony overlooking the walls of the citadel and the city itself, far below. The service was excellent, particularly Amory, who drove us from the car park outside the city walls up to the hotel. We ate in the brasserie,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First class hotel ,wonderful staff everywhere,all very pleasant and charming and trying to accommodate your need and request.The arrival was great, we park our car in their private parking and they come to pick you up and drive you inside of the cite…very skillful drive into the 1000 of people in this tiny street,you feel like a king coming back... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel de la cite is a truly magical place to stay, in the very centre of the medieval city of Carcassonne. The service is superb, driven from outside the city walls to the door of the hotel in your own private mini-transport. We were lucky to be upgraded from a garden room to a junior suite, but we would have... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying here saved our stay in Carcassonne. We'd visited the city 15 years ago, and it has changed so much since then...much more touristy and crowded than I remember. There used to be some artisan/craft studios amidst the souvenir shops and more decent places to eat. Anyway, the hotel was our wonderful refuge from the crowds and craziness that is... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Selected the hotel via the Booking site as it offered a free airport shuttle. It was rather expensive but ok the airport shuttle convinced us. The hotel is a beautiful building with a lovely garden and swimming pool and is located on a top location in the Cite. The staff was very friendly though there was no airport shuttle they... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Within the Old Medievel Town area next to the walls and the castle. From the Gare we took a taxi then hotel shuttle, from the allocated taxi area at the old walls. The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful and the grounds of the hotel were lovely. There is a large pool area and terrace was perfect for an... More

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Address: Place Auguste-Pierre Pont, 11000 Carcassonne, France
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Location: France > Languedoc-Roussillon > Aude > Carcassonne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel de la Cite 5*
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Standing between two historic landmarks, the Roman Chateau Comtal and the Gothic Basilica of Saint-Nazaire, the Hotel de la Cite is set in its own glorious gardens. With its solid stone walls, wood paneling and stained-glass windows, the Hotel offers luxurious hospitality and award winning cuisine in its two restaurants. ... more   less 
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