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Hotel du Globe

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   74 Cours Sextius, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
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Ranked #10 of 70 hotels in Aix-en-Provence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel du Globe is a good basic hotel in a great location. Clean, bright room. Front desk very helpful. We had wine that we wanted chilled to enjoy on the rooftop terrace, so they chilled it for us in the breakfast area. We had the petite breakfast which was perfectly adequate and well priced. Only complaint would be the tiny... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here as part of a wedding party and it was the perfect base for our boozy weekend! Very close to all the bars and sights of Aix. The hotel sorted out everything we needed to get to the wedding venue and the airport and were so helpful in every aspect. I had a single room which still had... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the only reason this is not a 5 is the bathroom. Our room was large (for France), very quiet when we shut the windows, and once we put a cup over the shower drain the smelly plumbing scent quit permiating the room. However, the shower had less than 18" between the handle & the door - everytime you turn around... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel du Globe is walking distance from the old town in Aix and all the wonderfull markets. The room was clean and welcoming with view on courtyard. Good value for money breakfast. We were told that the Hotel was near the station but in the end we had to walk a good 1.5-2 km's with all our luggage.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Like most European hotels...........this 2-star rated hotel had teeny-tiny rooms, so it's hard to move around the room with your luggage because there is NO WHERE TO STORE it once you unpack a few things. We stayed 3 nights here before jetting off to Provence proper and then Nice and the Med. It's an okay hotel. Nothing special other than... More

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Great location, within easy walking distance of everything you want in the old town of Aix, the Du Globe was everything we wanted for our stay. Our twin room (No. 23) and bathroom were spotlessly clean. Crisp white linens, cool, quiet air conditioning and no outside noise made the room easy to relax in. The roof terrace was a welcome... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Right in the heart of Aix, and walking distance to all center-city sites, this budget hotel was a welcome surprise. The staff was outstanding -- very welcoming and helpful. Not only did the manager direct us to their lovely rooftop terrace, she offered to cool or keep any purchases, advised us on sights and repeatedly asked how we were doing.... More

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Pontoise, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

From the outside and seeing the two star sign, my first thoughts were not very good, but this changed as soon as entered the hotel Firstly a charming and very pretty hostess welcomed us, with a 'bienvenue à notre hotel' she then explained about breakfast times, and other local details, especially about their 4th floor terrasse which to be honest... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We had just stayed at Hotel du Globe 2 days ago for 1 night only. The location is superb being near to everything. We got a room on 2 floor facing the back side. This works fine for us since we had just finished our long journey from Asia to Aix-en-Provence. We really need a good night sleep for the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Stayed for two nights in May 2014. Some rooms larger than others (could tell by emergency exit floor plan), ours was definitely one of the smaller ones, saved from claustrophobia by our terrace which helped make the room feel a bit more airy. Staff was very nice and helpful, breakfast was average (not as many choices as other places I've... More

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hotelduglobe, Directeur général at Hotel du Globe, responded to this review

Dear km_travels_8, Thank you for staying here with us at Hotel du Globe and for taking time to write a review about our 2 star hotel. I confirm that we have different categories of rooms: triples are indeed larger that doubles or singles. All our rooms are very bright & clear, size for a double is around 17 m² and... More

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Address: 74 Cours Sextius, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
Location: France > Provence > Bouches-du-Rhone > Aix-en-Provence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel du Globe 2*
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L'Hotel du Globe Aix en Provence est situe en plein centre ville, a quelques pas du vieil Aix, de la fontaine Rotonde et du Cours Mirabeau. Present dans l'hotellerie Aixoise depuis 1970, l'Hotel du Globe 2* propose 46 chambres dans une ambiance chaleureuse. Service petit dejeuner continental buffet, reception 24h/24h, wifi gratuit, garage sur reservation. Un toit-terrasse est a disposition, offrant une vue panoramique sur la Montagne Saint-Victoire et les toits d'Aix en Provence. L'Hotel du Globe est un lieu de sejour ideal pour visiter notre cite mais aussi la Provence et ses villages pittoresques. Votre voyage commence ici.... ... more   less 
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