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Hotel Carmin

3.0 of 5 15, rue Georges Braque, 76600 Le Havre, France
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Penryn, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The hotel owners were very friendly and welcoming and spoke fantastic English. They were very helpful with recommending places to see and eat in the town. The room facilities were great with a kettle to make tea and coffee and the bathroom and shower were excellent too. The bed was a bit hard but had a fantastic night sleep!!

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Munich, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Small and friendly hotel in the centre of the city. We arrived quite late and got very warm and friendly welcome info about everything you can need. I guess the receptionist is the owner of the hotel? Or a super motivated personal... The room was clean, elevator fast, WiFi working. Breakfast was typical French style. Easy and tasty. Very recommended.

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Bethesda, Maryland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We visited Le Havre to see the mid-century modern architecture such as the "volcano" and to take a day trip to see Etretat. Our stay at Hotel Carmin worked perfectly. Thierry at reception was incredibly helpful, providing us the Etretat bus schedule and saving us a trip to the bus station by letting us know that the bus stopped right... More 

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139 reviews 139 reviews
15 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I booked Hotel Carmin after reading many good reviews on internet and it met my expectations. I arrived at about 11:30 and my room wasn't ready yet (not surprising). While I was killing some time in the lobby, the male staff at the reception (not sure if he's the owner) talked to me a bit and offered me a pass... More 

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44 reviews 44 reviews
20 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Perfectly situated just round the corner from the impressive Town Hall (Hotel de Ville) it is within walking distance of the Station, the Sea Front, there are Shops and Restaurants all round. The reception was friendly and helpful - we didn't expect the room to be ready, it was only 10am, but we could leave our cases there and go... More 

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London, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We arrived late in the evening in the middle of a monsoon-like downpour - it was ankle deep in water in the reception and the water had flooded the boiler room, so the electrics had gone and then the hot water... So I am saying four stars as much because we didn't get to experience Hotel Carmin's best as a... More 

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Moscow, Russia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We ocassionaly had to stay for 1 night in Havre and bumped into this hotel from the first try. So it's pretty well located, not so far from the beach also. Very nice and helpful guys run this place. It's clean, everything looks pretty. Fresh 'n tasty breakfast. I would recomend this place for everyone!

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Cardigan, United Kingdom
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81 reviews 81 reviews
7 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The bedrooms are basic as this is a budget hotel, but it is well located (we went to two great eateries within 300 meters) for the docks, serves a decent breakfast and has some of the most helpful service (in French, English and German) I have come aross in years. Discount vouchers handed out, eateries booked at the drop of... More 

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LACHANT, Gérant at Hotel Carmin, responded to this review

Thank you for posting a review on TripAdvisor. On the whole I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay; it is always nice to read that our guests are having a relaxing time and appreciate our pieces of advice . We will be glad to welcome you again with your son and your daughter. Jean Pierre More 

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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This hotel is comfortable, clean & good value for money. A good size room & bathroom, with hot drink facility in the room. The manager/owner was very nice Giving us advise on a restaurant we were going to eating at. Breakfast was nice with plenty of choice. A good central location with free wifi which we would return too.

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Moscow, Russia
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212 reviews 212 reviews
62 hotel reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My friend and I were staying here for two nights. PROs: - more oe less central location; - clean room; - more or less spacious room; - helpful staff; - free wifi; CONs: - not convenient time for b/f (till 9:30am or even till 9:00 - cant recall for sure now, but we couldnt take it during our stay); -... More 

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LACHANT, Gérant at Hotel Carmin, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for your comment. The atmosphere, the services, the rooms are widely and frequently described in the reviews. As a top contributor, you had surely read them when you prepared your trip and we are sorry you selected Hotel Carmin knowing it would not match your expectancies. In the name of the whole team, we... More 

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Address: 15, rue Georges Braque, 76600 Le Havre, France
Location: France > Normandy > Haute-Normandie > Seine-Maritime > Le Havre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Carmin 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Minotel Le Havre
Le Havre Minotel
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Le Havre
#1 Business Hotel in Le Havre
#2 Best Value Hotel in Le Havre

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