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BEST WESTERN Moderne

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   116 Boulevard Marechal Leclerc, 14000 Caen, France
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Ranked #11 of 44 hotels in Caen
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • 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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Melbourne, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was in easy walking distance to hsitoric buildings, shops, restaurants, and cafes. Pillow was excellent, shower was very good, room was nice but small, the lift was painfully slow to travel between ground and the fourth floor. The reception staff were very patient with our pour French, and could communicate farely well in English. City tax was a... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay at the Hotel Moderne. The staff is very welcoming and the location is central. The rooms and bathrooms are just ok, but the beds are very comfortable and overall the place is quiet. The parking was a fun challenge, typically French narrow and with the potential to be blocked in, but the front desk keeps the... More

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Atlanta
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51 reviews 51 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a small hotel - and our room at least was weirdly shaped. It suffers from having only one small elevator, and the "bar" is just about non-existent. The hallways are dark and you have to learn the trick about turning on the hallway lights as you go. Now, having said all of that, the service was great -... More

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Falmouth, Maine
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Very good location downtown Caen; easy walk to nearby resturants, attractions (Chateau-built by William the Congeror and the two very large Abbeys) and the Caen military museum. Parking could be a chore, as the hotel has limited number of spots - check with them as to availability. Rooms are neat, pretty good size, however no a/c (wasn't necessary as bit... More

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Merritt Island, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We always select a hotel with a minimum of 4 Stars while traveling in order to have air conditioning available. Although this hotel was ranked by Trip Advisor as a 4 Star (and I note that it still does), a letter of excellence from Trip Advisor that was prominently displayed at the check-in desk indicated it was only a 3... More

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Vienna, Virginia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
9 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We got for a good price compared to other top rated hotels in Caen and decided to take a chance. Very good hotel, big room, good bathroom, pretty good breakfast even if a bit expensive - 15 euros- quite normal these days in France. Coffee/tea maker, fridge and safe in the room. It was a very convenient location in the... More

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St. Helier, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We received a warm and friendly welcome to the hotel by Julie, who was kind enough to direct us to restaurants and sights in the city. The room was lovely, no faults. Comfortable beds, with all the amenities that you require. No iron in the room, but it was delivered in minutes when I requested it. The room and bathroom... More

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Moscow, Russia
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109 reviews 109 reviews
57 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

The hotel is quite average and overrated. It is good enough to be classified as a three-star hotel, but definitely not four, as is proudly stated on their invoices. Luckily, we stayed for only one night touring around Normandy. The common areas are drab. The room #405 was clean, but smallish and not very comfortable. Some pieces of furniture were... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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42 reviews 42 reviews
22 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

I used the Moderne as a base for tours to the landing beaches. The front desk clerk made our tour reservations for us. Also she made a restaurant reservation for us. She could not have been more helpful. Our room was OK. Not great but nothing to complain about. We really enjoyed the breakfast room. The selection was good, the... More

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Address: 116 Boulevard Marechal Leclerc, 14000 Caen, France
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Location: France > Normandy > Basse-Normandie > Calvados > Caen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Moderne 4*
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Also Known As:
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style
#5 Luxury Hotel in Caen
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