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Arc en Ciel

13 rue Chanzy, 85100 Les Sables-d'Olonne, France
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Gilbert, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I selected this hotel based on other reviews. It was close to the train station that I was arriving in and near the beach. It is quite different than I would normally look for, but in the right place. My room was on the ground floor, the only room on this floor, and 4 feet from the front desk. Don't... More 

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

an interesting hotel, but the best we stayed in during our time in France. we were given a room upgrade with great sea views and particularly enjoyed the décor. staff were helpful and tried their best to speak English when our French let us down.

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Good location, depending who was on reception is to how good the service is, some not very friendly, not even really sure how to describe this property I think other reviews using quirky are quite right bit of an adults only vibe & rooms aren't very soundproof. Didn't use the spa the pictures make it look a lot bigger than... More 

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Carnforth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Great location, close to beach and town centre and restaurants and quite easy to find considering the tiny roads. Locked car parking with back access to hotel, so useful. List of little extras. Picnic area with little tables and chairs, sheltered, with crockery, bits, microwave, fridge....all outside the back entry. Beautiful baroque painted dining room, then the decor gets totally... More 

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Poitiers France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Les Sables d'Olonne was a great place to stay with such a great choice of restaurants....lovely beach with both a harbour and port. The hotel was perfectly situated, the parking secure but you need to book....we did not realise but were fortunate that a space was available. Very quirky interior which put a smile on your face every time you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Staff, location, bedrooms, parking for my bike. All of it without fault & staff constantly cheery & helpful. Will be coming back. The bedrooms are a delight & it's lovely hearing the waves close by. Lots of facilities (spa etc...) to use which I didn't have time for.

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The best about the Arc en Ciel Hotel is the location; its absolytely perfect one block from the beach in downtown with a great choise of restaurants. The customer service is pretty plain, they said hello every now and then and didnt give me any information about the city before I went to the reseption and asked for the map... More 

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I read the reviews before booking, so knew this was a bit different. Wish I'd gone to the Best Western. We'd previously stayed at the Atlantic, but wanted somewhere a bit closer to the main town and the sandy part of the beach. The location is very good, but that's all I liked about it. We asked for a quiet... More 

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Sussex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Stayed here on 21/22 May 2014. Excellent location close to the sea, the beach and the centre of town. Very helpful staff and delightful rooms equipped to a very high standard. Very reasonable prices for an outstanding hotel in the price range. Thoroughly recommended.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

An amazing hotel in Les Sables d' Olonne called Hotel Arc en Ciel. Decor was quite a delightful and funky mix of Modern/Artistic throughout and they had an incredible Belle Epoch dining room with ornate plasterwork everwhere and classical ceiling and wall murals. Smart friendly lady behind reception was attentive and helpful. Double room was quite pink but comfortable and... More 

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