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Villa Catherine

89 avenue Edouard Herriot, 56000 Vannes, France
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Ranked #4 of 12 Vannes B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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39 reviews 39 reviews
21 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

When you can have nice accommodation like this in a privately owned villa why bother staying in an unwelcoming city hotel. After a little difficulty in locating it, Tom Tom not recognising the road number, our host Catherine came out to the road to see us safely in. The 2 rooms we had "Rose Pompedour and Magnolia were very large... More

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New York City, New York
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

During our trip to Brittany, we stayed in a range of places--from a big chain hotel to a Relais & Chateau property to small, privately owned "B&B"s, like Villa Catherine. Best value? The latter, for sure. Villa Catherine is a lovely old manor house, and as Vannes is not a huge city, it's close to the heart of town. The... More

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Brixham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We stayed at Villa Catherine for 3 nights and have no complaints. The room was large, clean and comfortable. The owner is very nice and only too willing to offer advice and assistance with regards to things to do/visit. The only slight draw back is the location, the town center is walkable but it is a fair distance probably about... More

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Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
45 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2011

We stayed in this place just one night, and we have nothing to complain about, even though we were not really impressed by it. The rooms were OK, the lady who owns the place was nice and kind, and we enjoyed the breakfast, with many Bretton specialties. On the other hand the location is not really nice (an anonymous neighborood... More

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catherinecharlie, Propriétaire at Villa Catherine, responded to this review

I agreed with you for your description of "anonymous neighborood outside" but Vannes's town hall do it best to improve this part of the town. May I suggest you to explain "full of furniture" ? What did you expect ? Can you help me to change this ? With my best regard Villa Catherine More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2010

Lovely room and breakfast was nice. Location is an easy 10-minute or so walk to downtown Vannes, a gorgeous town with lots of good dinner options. Catherine gave us a map and walking instructions to downtown as soon as we checked in, and was happy to answer questions about the region throughout our stay. Great value for the price, and... More

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orange county
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2010

Villa Catherine September 2010 We spent three nights at the Villa Catherine in Vannes, France. The positive points are that Catherine runs a B&B out of her home and keeps it perfectly clean. The room was spacious and the king sized bed was comfortable. It had a great shower and gated parking. Catherine cooks a delicious breakfast each morning of... More

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charliecatherine, Propriétaire at Villa Catherine, responded to this review

hello, I live in the second floor of the villa catherine Villa Catherine More

Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
13 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2010

We stayed at Villa Catherine for just one night on our way through Brittany. I booked it solely on the strength of the trip advisor reviews here and I was pleased with the choice, although I felt I couldn't quite give 5 stars. The house itself is a lovely old mansion house which has been refurbished tastefully and in keeping... More

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charliecatherine, Propriétaire at Villa Catherine, responded to this review

the hairdryer has been stolen. you should have asked me for it. More

5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2010

We loved Villa Catherine during our stop over in Vannes! It was very easy to find and the house was beautiful! I really loved the decor of the house and wish I knew the shop where the owner bought it! The breakfast was really good and all of it was organic! The rooms were clean and smelled like roses! I... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2010

We made a quick pit-stop in Vannes for a night and stayed at Villa Catherine. The owner was very easy going and friendly, and the house is gorgeous. The room was lovely and clean, with lots of light. There is private secure parking and a pretty garden to look out over. But it was the breakfast of freshly made crepes... More

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Bergamo, Italy
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184 reviews 184 reviews
55 hotel reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2008

2 years have passed since we stayed there but it keeps on coming back to our memory so I thought it could be useful to others. We got there from Quimper on a very hot day. The owners met us with a great smile: we were one of the first clients. They had just finshed refurbishing the rooms and they... More

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Address: 89 avenue Edouard Herriot, 56000 Vannes, France
Location: France > Brittany > Morbihan > Vannes
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 12 B&Bs / Inns in Vannes
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated in Vannes, which is in the centre of the Golf of Morbihan, the Villa Catherine is pretty and entirely renovated, but still keeping its original character. It has quality furnishings, together with modern fittings, television and internet connection. There is also secure parking. We shall provide you with a gourmet and organic breakfast sourced from regional products, as an wholesome and healthy start to your day. ... more   less 
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