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Les Caranques

Rte. de Port-Vendres, 66190 Collioure, France
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Les Caranques
Ranked #5 of 15 hotels in Collioure
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Northumberland
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63 reviews 63 reviews
31 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

This is a really fantastic place to stay. Yes it has some disadvantages but where else could you lie in bed and look straight out to sea just like a cabin are on an ocean liner. The rooms are small but the incredible views from them overrides this. There's no other hotel in Collioure that has the opportunity to see... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

As promised, excellent views from the room and terrace, though both were smaller than expected and always in the shade as the hotel faces North, with hills behind. During our four night stay, we very rarely saw any other guests or staff, for that matter, though these last were pleasant and helpful. Views from the small terraces dotted around the... More

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Lagrasse
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

More a Motel than Hotel. Built on rocks above Coullier but facing out to sea more than the Harbour. Best views from the rock terraces but these of limited access and only in sunlight from afternoon. Occasional sewage smells encountered from our tiny balcony that bordered the cocktail terrace where some guests gathered post drinks ( ie all night )... More

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Perth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

Stayed 2 nights Sep 2013. Standard rooms are basic (though more than adequate) - but the view and situation far far outweighs this. Clean, good bathrooms, comfortable beds and staff very friendly and helpful despite my poor French. Terraces looking out over the bay are wonderful. For lunch we opted to go back to the hotel and have a salad... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

We've made five trips to Collioure over the last 10 years, always staying at Les Caranques, but I haven't written a review since the renovations and new ownership a few years ago. We love Collioure and we love Les Caranques still. The website does an accurate job of showing viewers what the hotel and location are like, but nothing can... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

The hotel makes the most of its amazing position set on to the rocks across the bay from Collioure and overlooking the famous tower. For the price it is amazing value, and the service way above expectations for a 2 or 3 star hotel. You have your choice of views from a series of terraces, including one with loungers and... More

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Baltimore, MD
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18 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

As everyone else has stated, the views here are fantastic. I believe every room has a view, too. You get a tiny balcony (the rooms aren't big, or at least ours wasn't), and there's an enclosed breakfast area that also looks out on the water, etc. There are a number of levels of terrace for sitting out and and sunbathing... More

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Wicklow, Ireland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Although a little out of town this is a really superb location. The owners have really made the most of the location with terraces at different levels overloking the sea and the different beaches and chateau of Collioure. They offer a Tapas menu from 13.00 - 20.00 and also serve wines and beers. The temptation is to sit up all... More

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Melbourne
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013 via mobile

Staying in Les Caranques was one of the best two or three highlights of a six week driving trip in France and Spain. We came here based on the Tripadvisor reviews; we were not disappointed. We reserved our room in French on the hotel website, although we could have phoned, as the reception staff speak English. Hylaric showed us to... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
59 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

As others have pointed out, this hotel is all about its location - what a view! It's far from cheap to stay there, but for once, money does buy happiness. It's not just the view over to the harbour of Collioure, but the sight of waves outside one's window - in fact, from the bed itself! On the less positive... More

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Also Known As:
Les Caranques Hotel
Les Caranques Collioure
Les Caranques Hotel Collioure
Address: Rte. de Port-Vendres, 66190 Collioure, France
Location: France > Languedoc-Roussillon > Pyrenees-Orientales > Collioure
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Collioure
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