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L'Esplanade Lille

42b Facade de l'Esplanade, 59000 Lille, France
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Ranked #8 of 34 Lille B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1. Great bathroom but could only run water for 30 seconds before drains started overflowing. 2. Same doorcode for every room means effectively everyone has the same room key. Strangers walked in on two different occasions. 3. No card facilities mean bill can only be paid in cash. What year is this? 4. Breakfast consisted of a cut up baguette... More

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Emmanuel E, Propriétaire at L'Esplanade Lille, responded to this review

Dear guests, We thank you for taking some time to share your observations. Since the very beginning, we aim to make our best to satisfy all the guests and we really regret that your stay at ESPLANADE didn't come up to your expectations. We are a bit disapointed that you didn't noticed on our "French Petit-Dejeuner" buffet, beside of the... More

Bucharest, Romania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Great place, with a very nice atmosphere and fabulous rooms! Very good service and 5 star housekeeping, the best I have ever seen. This is coming from a former hotel manager for 15 years. Tea and Nespresso coffee facilities in the room, a nice touch. Close to the centre, restaurant and shopping area. Parking can be a little tricky and... More

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London
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

Helpful and friendly host, well located for walking to the old town of Lille, room spotlessly clean and nicely presented. Overall place has a lot of charm and well designed. Breakfast good too. We had the duplex which is on the third floor. Lose one point for being on the third floor without a lift/bathroom being on a different floor... More

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Netherlands
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Beautifully renovated B&B. Very modern while the old accents are well preserved. Very comfortable room and bed (very important for a good nights rest :-)). Bathroom was fully equipped. The owner gave us a warm welcome and several tips for our visit to Lille. Definitely worth coming back again. The only downside was the parking space. It is very hard... More

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Tampa, fl
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

I loved this place. A clean studio with a handful of suites. The owner is an architect and it has impeccable furnishings. Breakfast was fresh squeezed orange juice, beautiful pastries and robust coffee. It is in a lively section of town. The only drawback if any was we had to pay cash/check and we had even asked the gentleman prior... More

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Hythe, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

A stunning B and B. From the moment we booked Emanuel could not have been more helpful and friendly. The building is beautifully restored with some really quirky artwork and ornaments. The room we stayed in was quite fabulous and well equipped with everything we could want. Breakfast in the amazing breakfast room was just perfect with Emanuel juicing the... More

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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Excellent room, well equipped but no lift so check which floor you will be on. Staff could not be better, helpful and efficient. Lovely breakfast room. Location next to main road but noise no problem. Ten to fifteen minute walk to centre of town. Parking slightly problematic but o.k once a (free) space has been found. Overall a very pleasant... More

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Emmanuel E, Propriétaire at L'Esplanade Lille, responded to this review

We thank you for your kind observations and we are looking forward to welcome you during your next trip in Lille. L'ESPLANADE. More

Dorking, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

We booked L'Esplanade a few months in advance via email. The owner was really helpful as we couldnt confirm what time we would arrive he sent codes to we could let ourselves in. We had room Duplex and Beffroi which were both gorgeous totally not what we were expecting the whole place was a total surprise quirky art lining the... More

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Emmanuel E, Propriétaire at L'Esplanade Lille, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind observations. We always appreciate when our guest enjoyed their stay at ESPLANADE. It will be a real pleasure to welcome you again for your next visit in Lille. More

London, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
16 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

The beautifully restored building was a treat to return to each day and our room (Citadel) looked over the park which was lovely. The room was well appointed, light, airy and very clean. We had a kitchenette, little table with chairs and a chaise lounge. There were some tiny annoyances like nowhere to hang your wet towels and not enough... More

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Emmanuel E, Propriétaire at L'Esplanade Lille, responded to this review

Dear Sir, We are happy to read that you enjoyed your stay at ESPLANADE. We hope You will keep a good souvenir of your city trip in Lille and look forward to see you again. L'ESPLANADE More

St Albans
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

What an unexpected find this is. Emmanuel the owner is such a nice guy and very helpful. We only ate at the restaurants he recommended and were not disappointed with any of them. Room spacious and comfortable, good shower and wi-fi. Only French channels available on the television. Breakfast very good, Emmanuel always there to make you a freshly squeezed... More

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Address: 42b Facade de l'Esplanade, 59000 Lille, France
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Location: France > Nord-Pas-de-Calais > Nord > Lille
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