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Bastide du Cours

43/45/47 Cours Mirabeau, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
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Ranked #39 of 63 Aix-en-Provence B&B and Inns
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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
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I confess I was slightly apprehensive because of few negative reviews this hotel has got. Well, in my experience the criticism is not deserved. Room and bathroom were spotless, personnel was friendly and attentive to customer's needs. Yes, it does not have an elevator but it says so clearly in description. And it's in an old building but if you... More 

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Warwickshire, UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This was really worth 7/10 rather than 6/10 but I didn't feel I could go as far as 8. Several issues - firstly I couldn't get any response at all out of the hotel when trying to book - in the end I used booking.com which I hate doing, as I like to check out a few things directly with... More 

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Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013 via mobile

We stayed at double bedroom is aixen province we were really surprised by the charming room with big bathtubs and separate shower. The parking valet service was good. Staff was very helpful despite most say about the French can be quite snobbish. These guys were very nice. The area had good restaurants but avoid Sundays and Mondays as most good... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013 via mobile

I am an admitted hotel snob. We normally like to stay in fairly high-end hotels.... But due to a last-minute trip this was the spot we landed. The good news is the location is just fantastic. It feels more like you're renting a room right in the heart of town They really aren't the services that you would expect with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Comfortable, excellent service (including valet parking) and restaurant, in a beautiful location. The rooms are comfortable and well decorated, and those on the Cours Mirabeau are not noisy at all. The restaurant has a good choice on the menu.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013 via mobile

Very well located, charming room, with friendly staff. Just drive up to the front door and they will garage the car for you. No lift, but back court adds to the charm. Large room with classic furniture and bathtube. Nice surprise for a short stay at lovely Aix en Provence.

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Epsom Downs, Surrey, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

Bastide du Cours is in a fantastic location. We couldn’t have asked for better. The restaurant food is really great – just as we had expected from the research we did before our trip. However, there were a few things that should be noted for future travellers! Our disabled suite (Fleur et Papillion) was huge – a vast lounge with... More 

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Aix-en-Provence, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

Right in the center of town but still not too noisy, an old building which was renovated, a luxury room with a huge bath tub, sauna and other perks, and when compared to hotels near-by offers the best value for the money. Also great restaurant open also to the main boulevard.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

Hotel is in a fantastic location -right on the Cours Mirabeau. Not great if you want to drop your car and luggage though - especially if it's a market day. We found it easier to park in a building and lug our bags to the hotel. The room was lovely - classic decorative room with large bath and terrace. But... More 

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

We chose the most expensive room type given it was a 3 star hotel and we weren't disappointed. We often stay in cheap rooms in expensive hotels and vice versa. As others have said the hotel is located on the main street (Cours Mirabeau) and backs onto the old town. The front is a restaurant / cafe which you walk... More 

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