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Hotel Crocus Caen Parc Expo

98 Boulevard Yves Guillou, 14000 Caen, France
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Hotel Crocus Caen Parc Expo
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Ranked #7 of 8 Caen B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We booked the Hotel Crocus Caen Parc Expo through Booking.com which upon arrival was found to be completely unsatisfactory. Booking.com must not bother to check the standard of the hotels they advertise. Filthy conditions including moths and spiders in the room, stains on the bathroom door/walls and rude hotel staff lead us to refuse the hotel room which resulted in... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Upon arrival at the hotel (13:30), everything seemed fine, check in was swift, we payed extra for two breakfasts to be served the following morning. We were then given our room key. We proceeded to the first floor, stepped out of the lift and had to weave our way through the dirty linen strewn across the corridor. The cleaners were... More 

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Frederiksberg, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

We have been really pleased with Hotel Crocus. The room was clean, there is free wifi and the service in the reception was nice. We can not complain. They even prepared a picnic for us for a daytrip although it is not in their service. There is a restaurant attached which we can not suggest. It is cheap but not... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This hotel is rated 2* - it barely warrants 1 star. Rooms are adequate - just. But basic and in poor repair. The bathroom is a 'plastic' pod - though it works fairly well. Apart from the shower - which was fine when it worked but the pressure and temperature fluctuated a lot, and the shower head constantly wandered. I'm... More 

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liverpool
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

The hotel whilst being very basic with small rooms and an even smaller en suite was in fact an ideal location for our visit. There is nothing around the hotel by the way of restaurants or bars and the town centre is a good half an hours walk away, believe me I know having walked in and out 6 times... More 

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Gosport, Hampshire, England
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26 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Staff very welcoming and helpful. Good location - within walking distance of central Caen. Buffet breakfast was excellent. Also had an excellent evening meal at a very reasonable price. Room was very clean and quiet. Bad Wi-Fi reception.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Staff very helpful and attentive, breakfast was plentiful and fresh, staff made sure we were looked after when a USA coach full of hungry teenagers cleared the buffet breakfast in minutes, good location and free parking, room basic but clean, good value for money.

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8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

The location is very convenient for exploring the Caen area, within walking distance of the WWII Museum and exploring the landing beaches. It's cheap in both senses of the word; Tired, small bedrooms, no sound-proofing, off-hand staff, awful food (breakfast's not too bad but there is always a queue and the staff seem to be irritated by having to replenish... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

Clean rooms, good location for stops along Normandy coast and Caen Memorial. Rooms are small, but clean. No amenities like American hotels like shampoo and soaps. You also have to ask for hair dryers. Breakfast buffet was ok including baguettes, cereals, slices of ham and cheese. I was with a group so dinner was included here and was pretty good... More 

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