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Hotel Sozo

4.0 of 5 16 rue Frederic Cailliaud, 44000 Nantes, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
8 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Hotel Sozo is special. And different. It is a converted chapel beautifully transformed into a hotel . As you enter reception, you stand in a huge, vaulted space and you smile. Everybody does. The hotel is located next to the outstanding botanic gardens, Jardin Des Plantes, and is in an ideal location for a Nantes visit with a 10 minute... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

My husband James and I stayed in this incredible converted cathedral in September 2014. We stopped for one night only en route from Biarritz to Paris. We were at the tail end of a two week holiday around France, and were looking forward to a comfortable stay after a long drive. Hotel Sozo did not disappoint! We specifically requested a... More

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Paignton, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
25 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This hotel is quite classy redeveloped from an old church.Our room had a stained glass window.It was an easy walk through a park to tram lines which took us to the walking elephant attraction.Parking @10 euros was available in the courtyard of the hotel.The staff were helpful and there was free WiFi. I am not entirely sure as to why... More

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London
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104 reviews 104 reviews
34 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Loved this hotel. The staff were all lovely and helpful, we arrived a bit early and they took our luggage to our room while we were returning our hire car. They explained the area well and gave us restaurant recommendations. Our room was great, sadly no stained glass window, but still absolutely lovely. It's a 10-15 minute easy walk into... More

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Paris, France
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36 reviews 36 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Staying in this delightful hotel is a real treat. Try to stay in one of the rooms with a stained glass window, as waking up in such a room is quite an experience. But everything about the hotel is wonderful - the staff is friendly and accommodating (they even researched and printed out train schedules so we could go to... More

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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
36 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I stayed here in Sept 2014 for business. To start with, this hotel looks the part. Set in a chapel, the hotel combines a traditional building (with great windows and ceiling) with a contemporary modern feel reception. It looks like the 4* hotel it's advertised as. The staff are also friendly and checking in and out was painless. But as... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We stopped over to break the journey from Bordeaux. As soon as we arrived the staff explained everything including using the trams to make sight seeing as easy as possible. Our room was super and the bed linen fabulous. We will be back if we are in the area again.

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Berlin, Germany
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Design hotel in a chapel from the XIX. Century. Great if you love contemporary design, boutique hotels and excelent personalized service. As I had read here the comments on room sizes, I booked the most expensive type, which is also the largest one: still, rather small and VERY dark. Breakfast is excelent, over the average of a 4 star hotel.... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We stopped in Nantes to break the journey through the Loire Valley and on to Cognac. I am so pleased we did. Nantes is a great place and I wish we had more time to spend there. The silver lining is however Hotel Sozo. We chose this stopover based on reviews and were so pleased, a free upgrade took us... More

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Oakville, Ontario
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182 reviews 182 reviews
37 hotel reviews
399 helpful votes 399 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This hotel was great. From the moment we checked in until the moment we checked out, we encountered excellent service. One night we really wanted to eat at an Italian restaurant. The manager kept calling places and they were closed. He would not give up until he found a place for us that took reservations. The restaurant was really nice... More

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Address: 16 rue Frederic Cailliaud, 44000 Nantes, France
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Location: France > Pays de la Loire > Loire-Atlantique > Nantes
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Sozo 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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