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Le Grand Hotel de Valenciennes

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   8 Place de la Gare, 59300 Valenciennes, France
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Ranked #6 of 14 Hotels in Valenciennes
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Batley34 Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a one night stay at Le Grand Hotel on route to a River Cruise with Shearings. Our room (371) looked across to the station and was massive with a Reception Room, very large Bedroom and a Bathroom with a bath. We had a very good 3 course fixed evening meal which was well served and presented. Breakfast was... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Old style French Hotel that was rather charming. it is located opposite the railway station and the modern tramway system runs through the square so it is a very convenient location. The dinner was a good French standard and the breakfast had everything we required..Our room was comfortable with ensuite

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
34 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

this was my second stay here, a good nice French style hotel thats directly oppersite the railway station., i had a suite on this stay, huge with good furnishings etc, + tea - Coffee. friendly staff and helpfull, a good French breakfast again with good helpfull staff. a great bar and out side sitting area to enjoy the local life... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

En- route to Cologne in Germany to join a river cruise, we spent one night in this Grand Hotel. Outwardly a comfortable looking building opposite the town's main railway station, the interior revealed a modern look which still remained sympathetic to the original. Our room was spacious with double bed and en-suite with bath. Being with a coach party, we... More

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Dear Sir , Thank you for having taken the time to give us your views on your stay in GRAND HOTEL DE VALENCIENNES. All the team thank you for your nice comment and hope to looking forward to welcoming you soon. Best regards. More

Hong Kong, China
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88 reviews 88 reviews
83 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

had one night experience of an average implementation of old style grand hotel. room was small and a bit stuffy with a small window overlooking the square. bathroom had a hot tub that went bonkers and made noise through the night. wifi was free and fast. restaurant was very good, really no need to wander outside for food. parking was... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Myself and 3 other colleagues stayed at Le Grand Hotel de Valenciennes during May this year and we were very impressed with everything from rooms, restaurant and staff. The food in the restaurant was extremely good and services was second to none. Whenever I stay in Valenciennes in the future (usually on business) Le Grand Hotel will always be my... More

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51 reviews 51 reviews
19 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Had an overnight stay here & was disturbed to find no disabled access, however the staff were excellent lifting wheelchairs including their occupants up the steps. We found the easiest access was by the bar door as this had a bannister that reached the pavement, something others had not noticed. The lift was very small but manageable by those able... More

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57 reviews 57 reviews
22 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

I have been going to the Grand for years. Originally the hotel was a truly faded old dear. Sad bedrooms and sadder staff. In the last couple of years the hotel has had a facelift and has adopted a very 1960s style. Bedrooms are not big, but have what is needed. A shower curtain in the bathroom would have been... More

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London, England
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47 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

The Grand Hotel is, I fear, redolent of Valenciennes itself: a place whose hour of glory is long past. Clearly it was designed for grandness, directly opposite the train station through which most visitors would have arrived a century ago. But now it suffers from tiredness. A small lobby leads via an even smaller lift to the rooms, many of... More

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East Sussex
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7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

We stayed here for one night en route to England from Germany with Shearings. We stayed on a Saturday night and had been told that it was not the best area but we never heard or saw anything untoward. We had a lovely twin room which over-looked an inner courtyard so nice and quiet. Evening meal was included for us... More

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Address: 8 Place de la Gare, 59300 Valenciennes, France
Location: France > Nord-Pas-de-Calais > Nord > Valenciennes
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Le Grand Hotel de Valenciennes 3*
Number of rooms: 85
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Valenciennes Minotel

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