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2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   28 Rue De La Marine, 50100 Cherbourg-Octeville, France
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simple but reasonably comfortable accommodation. Friendly manager welcomed us without ceremony. The rug in the room was decidedly damp, for some unknown reason... No parking and the car park we were sent to by the manager was full.

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London, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for a night with a child. Very flexible staff allowed us to have late nice breakfast. Surrounded by many nice restaurants of all prices and close to the small trendy port. Took us 30 minutes to walk from the ferry terminal.

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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155 reviews 155 reviews
21 hotel reviews
267 helpful votes 267 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

The Hotel Moderna in Cherbourg is conveniently located on a downtown street just around the corner from the harbor. It is in walking distance to several restaurants and stores. There was no designated parking area but we did find a spot almost right in front of the hotel, free until 9 a.m. Overall Cherbourg was not one of my favorite... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
51 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

on arrival in cherbourg via train i got a taxi easily - the hotel is as easy walk if you know the way, on arriving at the hotel, the chap didn't have a booking for me for that night, when i produced by paperwork he managed to find a room - on the 1st floor, no view, white bedding and... More

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Bern, Switzerland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

The Hotel is located in the City Centre. Parking possible nearby. Our room was at the top (3rd Floor, no lift, narrow staircase.) The room was pretty big. Everything inside very old. Bath OK. Hat an awful night because our bed was a wreck. Service ok, the Chef a little grumpy.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Location was good ,everything was near. Rooms clear and breakfast good. The owner was friendly, he knows about Cherbourg. The parking near hotel. There was a lot of magazines you can sit and read them.

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London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

We did not have high expectations of this 2 star hotel. The reception was friendly and welcoming. There are no lifts, and we were on the top floor, my husband recovering from a broken leg, tried to make fewer journeys up three flights of stairs. The room was a tight fit, with a double bed and two singles, but it... More

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North Carolina
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

Conveniently located. Nice staff. Clean rooms. Family room for 4 had two double beds and was comfortable. Firm beds. Good value hotel. Breakfast was extra. No issues with cleanliness nor bugs for 2 families staying in 3 of their rooms.

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Saverdun
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

The chap at reception was friendly and talkative, but the room and bathroom were tiny. We had a family room, with a double and a single bed, and it was a real squeeze with three people in the same room. Breakfast was a standard continental croissant, bread and coffee.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

Our family was bitten alive in our beds - either bed bugs or fleas. My 5 year old daughter had close to 50 bites on her. When we told the manager in the morning he was very dismissive and didn't seem to care, blaming it on another holiday makers suitcaes. This was the last night of our holiday before coming... More

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Address: 28 Rue De La Marine, 50100 Cherbourg-Octeville, France
Location: France > Normandy > Basse-Normandie > Manche > Cherbourg-Octeville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Moderna Hotel 2*
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