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Hotel Crocus

2 Rue de la Folie | Rond Point du Debarquement, 14000 Caen, France
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Monument, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We arrived & we didn't find anyone at the desk. It was that way when we left. There is a facility for dining but it doesn't open until 8 P.M. The signage could be better. Our driver was a person who lives in the town & he had a difficult time finding the place. Needs some attention to repairs. We... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Stayed here for one night good budget hotel . Very friendly staff . Clean environment . Breakfast was basic but good enough. Great location for travelling . Nice atmosphere . Rooms basic but more than adequate . Shower was a cubical that if you were a bit large you may struggle with .

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Bucharest
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104 reviews 104 reviews
34 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

The hotel is located very far away from city center in the business area. There is nothing around apart from other hotels. The rooms are dark, outdated and dirty. The blankets have probably been recovered from the military stock after D-day. Rooms offers a poor sense of security as the window at ground level is in fact a glass door.... More 

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Trebeurden
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Good Points : Very friendly and helpful staff.. Well positioned in a fairly quiet area for the Memorial Museum and main road access. Bad Points : Very small bedroom, and poorly designed 'bathroom'. No lift. But as as someone has said - at that price you do not expect the Hilton !

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Edmonton
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

I stayed two nights in this hotel while visiting the Normandy beach landings. For the price I found this hotel very pleasing. The hotel staff was extremely pleasant and welcoming when arriving. I checked into my room (34) and it definitely suited my needs. Nothing fancy but a comfy bed and clean washroom is all I required. Internet worked very... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

First impressions are good, this budget hotel is, as many in the same budget category are, situated in the North-west suburbs of Caen approximately 3 miles from the City centre (and just down the road from the Memorial), in an attractive industrial estate amongst some quite interesting modern architecture. The entire area is clean with no litter or graffiti in... More 

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Guildford
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The outside appearance of the hotel is very nice with tables and hedging. Reception is manned until 23.00 which was a great relief as often we've stayed in places like Quick Palace and Ibis Budget which are only manned for a couple of hours during breakfast and early evening! The room wasn't great, but we only paid 40 Euros having... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

I stayed in the Hotel Crocus Caen Memorial which I think is this one. This score would have been higher but when I arrived, admittedly later than expected just after 9, I checked in, put my bag in my room, brought in my laptop and came straight back down to eat in the restaurant - which did look nice. However... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

OK - I wanted to break up a long journey across France - and I acknowledge that according to Booking.Com that I had booked the cheapest Hotel in Caen - but at almost £80 for two rooms (think UK Travel Lodge prices) and then a very expensive and poor evening meal and breakfast (which is hardly possible in France) then... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013 via mobile

We arrived to a nice hotel and a nice reception and restaurant area. However as mentioned on other reviews, once behind this facard things go down hill quickly. Dim and tired corridors leading to below par rooms that have seen much better days. Loose electic sockets, plastic bathroom and a unpleasant odor does nothing to greet a weary traveller.

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