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Arc Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   89 Boulevard De La Plage, 33120 Arcachon, France
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Ranked #24 of 31 hotels in Arcachon
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013 via mobile

We fell in love with Arcachon and hope to go again. I would stay in the hotel again. It's location is fabulous with direct access to the beach. I even did yoga on the beach. It's steep if you take s beach facing room and may not be value for the £180 we were quoted but since we were going... More

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Paris, France
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157 reviews 157 reviews
25 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

I stayed here on business for one night. Check-in was smooth and the woman at the reception was very polite and helpful. From the lobby you can access the pool which needed cleaned, it was full of sand. The hotel is right on the beach so this might be an ongoing issue. Between the beach and hotel are to elevated... More

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Newcastleupontyne
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

Hotel and room OK however the main selling point is its location on the sea front a minute from the boardwalk running parallel to the beach a short walk to town and several excellent restaurants. Parking is easy and free!

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united kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
32 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

We were staying in the comfort hotel almost across the road and could not handle another night there so we decided to give this hotel a shot. A strange place really cool foyer with some very weird artifacts, i think the black naked gymnast would have been better located in a gay bar overall mostly decorated with rubbish art and... More

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Paris, France
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

Took me a long time to know where to start this review. All of the people we came into contact with during a short, 3-night stay, were very polite and professional. After that, my impression weakens somewhat. The reception area is an eclectic menagerie of ageing furniture, relics, art objects and goodness-knows what else. Kitsch is in its element here.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

We arrived at the Arc Hotel having made a reservation and paid the one nights deposit. The moment we walked into the reception area the hotel made a bad impression. The sofas were brown leatherette and very worn and there was a strong smell of mosquito repellant or similar. We took an immediate decision not to stay and explained to... More

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Europe
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

We decided to stay a couple extra days in Arcachon after leaving our other rental. We chose this hotel based on its proximity to the ocean - we wanted to be able to walk directly to the pool or beach and be able to rinse off the sand easily before returning to our room. The hotel is not very close... More

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New York City, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2011

We decided to stay in Arcachon for one more night. Our current hotel didn’t have any more availability, so we walked down the Boulevard de la Plage and were able to book the next night at the Arc Hotel. The woman at the front desk was friendly and accommodating. The next day we arrived to check in at an hour... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2010

We stayed here in July with two teenage girls and it was great. We had stayed 3 times before and while not a 'traditional' 4 star hotel if you go with the mindset of staying at a privately owned slightly quirky establishment it ticks all the boxes. The reception is very welcoming and the staff extremely helpful and friendly. We... More

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London
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2010

We picked this hotel in a hurry after a long drive because we assumed the four stars would guarantee a certain quality. The room was ridiculouly overprized, out-dated and stomach-churningly badly coordinated and in a bad state of repair. A colourblind hedgehog on LSD could have done a better job. Do not go there unless you want to feel ripped... More

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Also Known As:
Arc Hotel Arcachon
Address: 89 Boulevard De La Plage, 33120 Arcachon, France
Location: France > Aquitaine > Gironde > Arcachon
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Arcachon
Hotel Class:4 star — Arc Hotel 4*
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