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Hotel Crocus

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2 Rue de la Folie | Rond Point du Debarquement, 14000 Caen, France
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Ranked #30 of 45 Hotels in Caen
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

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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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 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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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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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Oxford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

The pricing at this 'hotel' does not reflect its run-down state. There is adequate parking and the reception and dining areas are both acceptable, but when you go through the corridors to the rooms, it is dark, dank, dirty and smelly. The rooms are more basic than an army barrack room, dirty with a barely adequate shower and toilet. The... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We found this hotel to be a good location for us and for the various sightseeing trips we had planned. The rooms are adequate, nothing more or less, unfortunately they have an aroma of cigarette smoke and poor lighting. The en suite looked like an afterthought but proved adquate although lighting in toilet was awful too. Like a previous viewer... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

The hotel was in a good location for visiting Caen and Bayeux. The rooms were clean and the bed comfortable, the bathroom was very small and dark but the shower was powerful. We ate in the restaurant and found the food well cooked and tasty. this was our first hotel of a three week tour of France and paid a... More

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Address: 2 Rue de la Folie | Rond Point du Debarquement, 14000 Caen, France
Location: France > Normandy > Basse-Normandie > Calvados > Caen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Crocus 2*
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