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Hotel Alcyon

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2 bis rue de Rouen, 49400 Saumur, France
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Ranked #9 of 27 hotels in Saumur
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very pleasant hotel near the railway station (not noisy). Looks a disaster from the outside, but inside very well maintained and impeccably clean. Most helpful and friendly host made us feel very welcome. 10 minutes walk to the banks of the glorious Loire. Room tiny but functional and clean. Did not have breakfast, but saw what was on offer.... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

This little hotel is ideal for a local area base or stopover at Saumur. The owners are more than friendly and our room had recently been smartly refurbished and was clean and bright. The City Centre is a ten minute walk and has many excellent restaurants and some lovely old areas. The walk is across two big bridges over Le... More

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Stayed just one night on route but would be very happy to return on the next visit. Owners were very warm and welcoming. Rooms very pleasant, spotlessly clean and quiet (double glazed) with very comfortable beds. The hotel was also inexpensive and has the added bonus of secure parking. Near the railway station on the north bank of the Loire,... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Although initially concerned regarding noise as the hotel is close to the station we had no reason to be, the rooms are very quiet with double windows. Staff are very helpful and friendly. Secure parking was excellent and a very welcomed to keep the motorcycle secure. A short walk, 15 mins, gets you into the old part of Samur. Well... More

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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013 via mobile

This was the final hotel on our Loire cycling tour arranged by bicyclette-verte and the best of the tour. The rooms were recently refurbished and clean, the beds were comfortable and the breakfast hearty. All that topped off by very warm and homely hosts. My only problem would be the noise from the nearby train tracks which is not too... More

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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We were a family of three staying in a triple room. The room was well appointed with comfortable beds, plenty of towels and a lovely, large, newly renovated bathroom. Everything was clean and crisp, and the view was spectacular! The owners were very helpful and friendly, offering to watch our bags so we could explore the town more on the... More

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15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

The rooms are nicely decorated, really clean and confortable as is the bathroom. Easy to get to with a secure parking which is quite convenient. An easy and lovely walk to get to Saumur old town. And seeing the castle from a distance from the hotel and getting closer to the historic center. Choices of restaurants around if you don't... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Unbelievably friendly and helpful hosts. For the money there is no better place to stay. They went out of their way to make sure we got the most out of our stay in Saumur. We had been cycling through the loire and this was one of our final stops. Particularly good for cyclists....

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

Otherwise it is a very good hotel. Breakfast was nice, room looked clean and modern. Great location. However our room had heavy bed bug infestation. We notified staff - they looks surprised....................................................................

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MURIEL R, Gérant at Hotel Alcyon, responded to this review

dear Sir. We have received your message and we thank you. About bed bugs, I was actually very surprised to discover at the same time as you. We are concerned about the well being of our customers, and this kind of inconvenience us greatly affected. so we used a specialized company and have taken steps very quickly. we also change... More

Brisbane, Australia
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74 reviews 74 reviews
36 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012 via mobile

We had booked 2 nights here as that was all we could get during a busy festival period but we wanted to stay much longer. The young owners are delightful and the local paper had a photo of them in an article on accomodation for bike riding in the Loire the day we booked in! The first thing you notice... More

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Address: 2 bis rue de Rouen, 49400 Saumur, France
Location: France > Pays de la Loire > Maine et Loire > Saumur
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Alcyon 2*
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Beverage Selection Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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#8 Romantic Hotel in Saumur
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