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2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   28 Rue De La Marine, 50100 Cherbourg-Octeville, France
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • 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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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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154 reviews 154 reviews
21 hotel reviews
259 helpful votes 259 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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52 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 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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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 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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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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14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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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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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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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Bristol, United Kingdom
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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

Very convenient location once you've found your way around Cherbourg's one way system , if you're using the ferry pick up the town map after your outbound voyage . Very fresh pastries and bread for breakfast

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

I would have rated this hotel higher except that on our inward journey to France we had stayed at "Best Hotel" St. Lo, which was nicer, more recently decorated, well located, and yet similarly priced, and with a full cooked breakfast rather than coffee and a roll. Comparitively this hotel was not as good, but was still adequate for our... 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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