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2 Avenue Marechal Foch, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cotswolds, UK
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

I booked for a party of 10 to stay in La Regence in early June for 6 nights. We found it very welcoming, well situated and reasonably priced for that part of France. It is situated on a quite busy road - the double glazed windows minimises the traffic noise - and it is only a short walk to the... More

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Telford, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

I have been using La Regence for the past twelve years and always received a warm welcome. The Hotel is easy to find and well situated for all local ammenities including bus and coastal railway. I would highly recommend this to others.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012 via mobile

I visited La Regence in October. I had to stay in Villefranche only for 1 night so I decided for the cheaper solution. People are warm and welcoming. The place is very easy to find, close to the center of the town and to the bus stop for going to Nice. The building and the rooms are nice, comfortable and... More

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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2012

Betty and Thierry are welcoming and friendly, and the hotel's Chez Betty bar is an institution. The center of local social life in Villefranche, it attracts a lively and sometimes eccentric crowd of friendly residents. The rooms are tidy and clean and a good budget value in an area with steep prices.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2012

I stayed for 2 nights at the end of September 2011. The host Thierry is fantastic, as is the beautiful Betty. Room was clean and staff were friendly and welcoming. No airconditioner but there was a ceiling fan which was more than enough. Had a good look around all of the accommodation options and this was by far the best... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2011

A lovely cafe hotel where we received a warm welcome, and enjoyed the ambiance of the cafe. Betty and Thierry were good hosts. The cafe was always enjoyable for an expresso the bar was at affordable prices. The rooms were clean and good value. The location is great, just a short walk to the restaurant area. The railway station is... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2011

Excellent small hotel in a good location. It is a family-run botel and it is very good value for this area close to Nice and Monaco. We have stayed here many times and never have been disappointed.

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Berlin, Germany
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2011

We really enjoyed our stay at La Regence, It's a small,cozy, family-run hotel, ideally situated between Nice and Monaco. Just outside the hotel, you can catch the bus to Monaco and Nice. It's only a short walk to the Port and the beach. Rooms are basic but very clean and the hosts are lovely & very helpful. Great value for... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2011

A wonderful little hotel with very clean and bright rooms. The location can't be beat, very close to Nice and other little towns towards Monaco. Within short walking distance to the Old Port of Villefranche and the beach. The price is excellent for the area. Thierry and his staff were extremely helpful and friendly, from the reservation to the departure... More

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Pasadena, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011

This is a great, small hotel located close to the water and old town Nice. Very friendly staff who enjoy making your stay a great one and full of knowledge of the surrounding area. We stayed in many small hotels like in this "category" during our time in Europe and this is one of the best! Rooms are very aesthetically... More

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Address: 2 Avenue Marechal Foch, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
Location: France > Provence > French Riviera - Cote d'Azur > Villefranche-sur-Mer
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Villefranche-sur-Mer #4 Romantic Hotel in Villefranche-sur-Mer
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located at only 15 min of the international airport Nice Côte d’Azur, La Regence - Chez Betty is a 10 rooms' charming family hotel, ideally situated in the heart of the provençal city Villefranche-sur-Mer. As a small tourist village, located between Nice and Monaco, Villefranche-sur-Mer is especially famous for its natural bay, know as one of the most beautiful around the world … Departure point for any trips on the French Riviera, you will be able to visit the surroundings areas.The hotel La Regence – Chez Betty benefits from 40 years of know-how and friendship in order to make your stay an unforgettable moment. The rooms were renovated at the beginning of January 2013. ... more   less 
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