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La consigne

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   48 Place de la Gare, 14000 Caen, France
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Ranked #1 of 44 Hotels in Caen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Carolyn91 Oakland, CA
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Oakland, CA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

La Consigne is a smal, budgetl hotel across the street from the Caen railroad station. My room was immaculately clean and very quiet. The proprietor, Mr. Regis couldn't have been nicer. He also runs the bar and restaurant on the ground floor. There is no elevator so he carried my larger suitcase up the stairs for me. I had a... More

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michigan
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52 reviews 52 reviews
17 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The hotel was really nice. As others mentioned it is super easy to get to from the train station, literally right across the street. Also there are several car rental services located only a couple doors down. The owners are very nice. They speak great English and were also nice enough to help me with the bit of French I... More

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Hong Kong, China
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Conveniently located and directly opposite Caen train station, it was really comforting especially after a 6 hour journey from the South of France. The tram station was also near the hotel which made it really convenient going into the centre. The hotel is small but comfy and clean. Only issue is that the wifi signal was weak on the 2nd... More

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Portsmouth
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

My daughter and I stayed at la consigne on 7th October. The hotel is well located opposite the railway station and by the bus and tram routes. It was easy to get to other parts of Caen and Ouisterham. The ensuite room was basic but clean and comfortable. The shower was very good.We paid extra for breakfast which consisted of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

La consigne was a very good value and a pleasant hotel. Located on the door of the train station, it was very neat and tidy, and quiet for sleeping. The staff were extremely helpful and friendly, and patiently answered all of my questions. There is a restaurant that I ate at everyday because the hosts were so laid back and... More

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South Chatham, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Two senior couples stayed at the La consign 9/10/2014. Had come from Paris by train to pick up a car. Could not have been happier. Neat, clean, with the most helpful and friendly staff! Across from the train station, next to the car rental office. The room was small but immaculate. close to down town. Great place!

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37 reviews 37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This is the most basic, bare bones hotel I have ever stayed at, but I would recommend it to anyone traveling in the area. The owner and his assistant were incredibly helpful and friendly. We spoke limited French, and they were able to help us with all of our needs. The hotel is located right across from the train station.... More

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Mansfield, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

Stayed one night only. The hotel is very simple but was nice and clean. A little noisy by the train station but overall a very good value for the price. The staff was very quick to assist with questions and directions to local sights.

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

This hotel may possibly be one of the neatest and cleanest hotels I've stayed in! It's quiet at night even though its located right across from the train station, with helpful and friendly staff. The tasty and filling breakfast (7 euros) and free wifi that works well, make it a good reasonably priced option.

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derby
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I can only echo what previous people have said about this hotel-we met 3 different staff members , all of whom were most helpful-breakfast was very tasty and surprisingly filling. Would recommend to anyone visiting Caen for a few days

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Address: 48 Place de la Gare, 14000 Caen, France
Location: France > Normandy > Basse-Normandie > Calvados > Caen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — La consigne 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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