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Hotel Napoleon

14 Place Republique, 50100 Cherbourg-Octeville, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lymington, United Kingdom
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91 reviews 91 reviews
29 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Was disappointed arriving at the Napoleon, although cheap, one can soon see why. A steep staircase to the second floor makes it inaccessible for any but the fittest. Although in a prime location in the centre of Cherbourg the rooms are very basic. Free parking is close by and the staff are helpful.

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

A classic french town house from the outside in a perfect location. Inside, the family that run it are the main draw, what lovely people. The breakfasts were more than adequate and the help, advice showed that this young family take hospitality seriously. The rooms were last 'done' circa 1970 and show there age and lack of planning but who... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

me & my girlfriend used this hotel the night before our boat was to bring us back to Ireland after a months traveling in a camper van in France & Italy, looking at it from outside its an old building that looks full of charm, when you enter the hallway again it looks like its going to have a lot... More

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

The hotel is within a few minutes' drive of the ferry port and is in the old town, opposite the Marie (town hall). The hotel is run by a charming young couple who were very friendly and welcoming. Our room was small for a double as was the bathroom. The decor was in need of some refreshment, but it's important... More

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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

We really enjoyed our stay here. Our arrival was met by a super personable owner who smiled all the way through the introductions. The hotel looks striking from the outside and can't be missed. It's well maintained inside and out. The flower boxes on the windows were in full bloom 8-) The facilities may be a little dated but the... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Very helpful and friendly staff. Stayed here on arrival in France and because of our first stay booked it one week later before departing on ferry. Great location walking distance for bars restaurants shops. Plenty parking outside for minimal charges. Staff very friendly and helpful booked a taxi for us and looked after our luggage after we booked out. Rooms... More

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Wirral
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Stayed for 4 nights for a short break in Cherbourg (travelled as a foot passengers on the ferry). Rooms small and basic but clean - there's no lift so 2nd and 3rd floors might be an issue for some. Owners very friendly and helpful, and a great location with several restaurants and a microbrewery bar within yards. We were on... More

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Buckingham
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Stayed at this hotel for a week whilst exploring the area. The owners are so warm and friendly, gave good advice and were so helpful. Room small but adequate, was in a room at front of hotel and a bit noisey but only on Friday and Saturday evening. Good location, lovely restaurants all within walking distance. Very good parking nearby,... More

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West Yorkshire UK
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8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Lovely quaint hotel situated in the centre of the town, close to the shops and the many bars and restaurants. A 500yard walk to the marina and harbour. A basic hotel with a warm welcome from the friendly owner. Breakfast can be purchased for 8 euros per person.

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london
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

We stayed here for one night. The rooms are basic but the location is good. The family were very nice and helpful and the breakfast was very good. If you are staying at the front of the hotel keep your windows closed as it gets noisey.

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Address: 14 Place Republique, 50100 Cherbourg-Octeville, France
Location: France > Normandy > Basse-Normandie > Manche > Cherbourg-Octeville
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Ranked #4 of 27 hotels in Cherbourg-Octeville
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