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Royal Barriere

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Boulevard Cornuche, 14804 Deauville, France
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Ranked #3 of 27 hotels in Deauville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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London
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69 reviews 69 reviews
27 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a fan of the Barriere Group, but was a little concerned after having booked a short stay at the Royal to read of one or two complaints on the basis that it was " in need of being refreshed" "a bit tacky" and " dirty". let me day straight away no such thing..this hotel is an absolute delight... More

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D_Bauza, Directeur Adjoint at Royal Barriere, responded to this review

Dear Presdident66, Thank you for your concideration and for taking the time to review your recent stay with us at The Royal Barrière. We were delighted to learn that you were very pleased with your stay with us, and that you found our staff courteous and your room spacious and bright. We will share your comments with our staff who,... More

Cannes, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Royal Barriere hotel in Deauville is superb. The service from housekeeping to reception to concierge is gracious, competent and accommodating. We loved our room which overlooked the sea and had a spacious balcony. The location is ideal..a short walk to shops, cafés and restaurants. The breakfasts are quite expensive and similar offerings can be found at cafés a short walk... More

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D_Bauza, Directeur Adjoint at Royal Barriere, responded to this review

Dear Judith S, We thank you for choosing the Royal Barrière for your stay in Deauville and sharing it on TripA. It is a pleasure to read that you spent a great time and we will share your comments with our team. Your satisfaction is their priority. We look forward to welcome you again, Sincerely, Morgan RUBIARD Duty Manager More

Milford, Massachusetts
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384 reviews 384 reviews
32 hotel reviews
608 helpful votes 608 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel has an old-world feel but needs a refresh. The room was large along with the W/C and closet but the shower was very tiny. We were told by our Tauck tour director that there is a plan for a complete renovation of the public areas and the rooms. We would definitely return to see the improvements. The location... More

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D_Bauza, Directeur Adjoint at Royal Barriere, responded to this review

Dear Nikko4Me, We thank you for taking the time in sharing your impressions further your recent stay among us. Your comments are extremely important to always continue to improve our services and guests best cares. We are also satisfied that you enjoyed your stay despite some details regarding your room. We are delighted to inform you that a significant renovation... More

2 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This hotel is not adapted to the times. It was probably splendid and a leading hotel in another era but it s over now. Deluxe rooms without a small shower room, come on!! it is a bit dirty, lacks style, tacky Jacques Garcia add ons to improve on an impressive structure but everything looks cheap, the gym and hammam are... More

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D_Bauza, Directeur Adjoint at Royal Barriere, responded to this review

Dear sir we thank you for taking the time in sharing your impressions further your recent stay among us. Your comments are extremely important to always continue to improve our services and guests best cares. We regret that your stay has not reached your expectations and have paid a lot of attention to your remarks. The Royal Barriere was and... More

Detroit
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88 reviews 88 reviews
13 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

If you wish to transport yourself back a century ago, this is the place. Elegant accommodations in every respect and right on the seashore. Enormous room and bathrooms with everything you need EXCEPT the WIFI service was spotty at best and no air conditioning. This did not pose a problem for us in June, but it might get uncomfortable in... More

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D_Bauza, Directeur Adjoint at Royal Barriere, responded to this review

Dear PointerDetroit, Thank you for your beautiful comments. Effectively, The Royal is 101 years old and makes us travel through time. We appreciate to read that your stay was good and we look forward to welcome you again for another travel through the "Belle époque". King regard, Morgan Rubiard Duty Manager More

Richmond, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We stayed for 3 nights in early June just before the D-Day celebrations. This hotel was just fantastic! From the lovely building to the the beachfront location, super large rooms, great bar and restaurant, our stay was everything and more we could have hoped. The staff from front desk to housekeeping were professional and warm. Our room was just beautiful... More

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D_Bauza, Directeur Adjoint at Royal Barriere, responded to this review

Dear YvetteandPaul, What a beautiful comment ! Thank you for choosing the Royal Barrière for your stay in Deauville and thank you for sharing it on TripA. It is a pleasure for our teams to read that you have spend a nice time in our establishment. Your satisfaction is our priority. We look forward to welcome you again, Sincerely, Morgan... More

New York City, New York
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60 reviews 60 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Despite arriving in an old and battered Renault that looked out of place next to the Bentleys and Aston Martins parked nearby, we received a warm welcome. We were even surprised when the manager walked by to personally greet us. Perhaps he was curious. It is probably unusual to walk up to reception and request a room without a reservation... More

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D_Bauza, Directeur Adjoint at Royal Barriere, responded to this review

Dear Rod L, Thank you for choosing the Royal Barrière for your stay in Deauville and sharing your experience on Trip A. It is a pleasure for our team and I to read that you had a great stay with us. Your satisfaction is our priority. You should know that all people are welcome at the Royal and it is... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

In many ways a charming hotel with excellent location and friendly staff, but how can it claim to be a 5-star hotel without a (functioning) wireless internet service? Poor value-for-money when considering the huge phone bill awaiting home as a result of the lack of this basic service you'd expect from a modern hotel.

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Dear Eystein K, Thank you for choosing the Royal Barrière for your stay in Deauville and shared it on TripA. We have taken note that you enjoyed our hotel and our staff for whom the customer welfare is important. Regarding your comments about our wireless connexion, it is true that you have to pay for it in your room, this... More

London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Found the Royal Barriere to be a throw back to magical time, full of grandeur... Entrance and "shared" spaces are majestic and staff are excellent. Our room was very impressive in size with plenty of space for both my wife and myself and all of our luggage, however overall found it a bit dated. However will gladly stay there again...

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D_Bauza, Directeur Adjoint at Royal Barriere, responded to this review

Dear Rene M, Thank you for your comments on TripAdvisor. It's a pleasure to read that you had a pleasant stay in our hotel. Actually we seek to perpetuate the art of French living with magic and grandeur that it implied. we look forward to welcoming you again for your next stay in Deauville. Sincerely, Morgan RUBIARD Duty Manager More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

This place is huge, I do not know why it is a 5 stars hotel. It is very old and unsafe. Not well maintain. The bedroom we had, had red carpet with design, the draperies were another color with huge flowers. The closet had three doors that was making noise whenever you would open them, difficult to reach the hangers(... More

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D_Bauza, Directeur Adjoint at Royal Barriere, responded to this review

Dear bocabelle, First of all, thank you to have taken time to share you experience on TripAdvisor. We have taken note of your comments which attracted all our attention. Indeed our hotel is 100 years old and we are aware that it may seem old to some customers. That's why, The Royal Barrière will be close for 6 months during... More

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Address: Boulevard Cornuche, 14804 Deauville, France
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Location: France > Normandy > Basse-Normandie > Calvados > Deauville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Royal Barriere 5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Deauville #3 Family Hotel in Deauville #3 Luxury Hotel in Deauville
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Majestically overlooking the beach in Deauville, the Hôtel Royal Barrière is an enchanting palace, a wonderful little gem for exceptional stays. Impeccable hospitality, refined decor, subdued ambience, gourmet restaurant... everything here revolves around luxury, peace & quiet and elegance. ... more   less 
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