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Hotel Bon Encontre

de la Plane, 24200 Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Loveland, Colorado
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Finding this small hotel was a challenge but worth it. It is on a hill on the fringe of city center. Great views. Beautiful pool (if it is warm enough to swim.) We walked down to city center, had a nice day, then drove back up. So being away from downtown was not a problem.

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Canberra Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

A small hotel - well furnished, very clean, beautiful pool, very quiet. No balcony or terrace.. No lift and when I was leaving nobody could help me carry my heavy case down the stairs. Low staff numbers and there was no staff on the property between 8pm and 7 am. Because it is at the top of a steep hill... More

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chelmsford, england
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50 reviews 50 reviews
20 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Very pretty hotel on top of the hill just outside the lovely town of Sarlat. The hotel is walkable distance of the town centre but it is a steep walk back! The hotel is nicely decorated and a relaxing base to explore the area, large rooms, the biggest plus however is the excellent swimming pool and terrace which is perfect... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

We stayed for a week in August, and were glad we chose this hotel with its lovely pool to relax in at the end of the day. There was a shower and toilet in the corner of the pool area - great to have a hot shower after a dip. It was a shame there was no restaurant, but the... More

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Basildon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

We stayed here in August for a night on our way home driving from Spain. This place is so peaceful and relaxing. The rooms where very comfortable and clean, the staff were very nice and breakfast was good. Our first time to Sarlat, its a lovely town. We would like to return one day but stay longer.

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Basel, Switzerland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

This hotel is fabulous. It’s a very beautiful, calm, comfortable place where everything works according to plan. The terrace is very comfortable. Everything is very clean. The staff is very friendly and service minded. Good breakfast. Big parking (which is a seldom luxury in this town). The centre of Sarlat is only a 10 minutes’ walk away. Highly recommended!

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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Encontre is ON TOP the hill from Sarlat, so DON'T book it if you don't have a car.It is a very long walk. Pool was absolutely beautiful, quiet location, room was spacious, quiet, and well furnished. Staff very helpful and very energetic. The young man that checked us in was outstanding and went beyond any expectations to be helpful. breakfast... More

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Launceston, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
28 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Great, quiet location just 10 minutes walk from the old town. Have a few drinks down there and you won't notice it's uphill all the way back ! Fantastic rooms - spotlessly clean. Friendly staff. Nice pool (where us Brits don't have to wear Speedo's !) Would love to go back again.

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Reims, France
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

This is a little gem,the pool is beautiful and Mark the manager was absolutely charming and very helpful. The setting,above Sarlat is so peaceful and quiet. Would recommend for the discerning traveller

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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013 via mobile

Just stayed for 3 nights. Would highly recommend. Mark and Adelaide and Sarah were super hosts and very friendly and sincere. A bit of a hike back from town but much needed after indulging in the many fine choices of food and drink in town and the area.

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Also Known As:
Hotel Bon Encontre France/Sarlat-La-Caneda
Address: de la Plane, 24200 Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
Location: France > Aquitaine > Dordogne > Sarlat-la-Caneda
Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#10 Romantic Hotel in Sarlat-la-Caneda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
On the heights of Sarlat, but only a 5 min walk from the medieval city. You will be charmed by Hotel Bon Encontre's Perigordin style and the panoramic view of the old city. We offer you 12 en-suite luxury bedrooms, private parking and an overflowing swimming pool with views of the city. There, you will enjoy calm and serenity in the historical heart of the Perigord noir. ... more   less 
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