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Arc en Ciel

13 rue Chanzy, 85100 Les Sables-d'Olonne, France
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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7 hotel reviews
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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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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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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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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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Only stayed one night after a late decision to stay in the delightful town an extra night. The Hotel we were in was full was we decamped a couple of hundred metres up the road to this delightful and quirky spot. The room was small and was actually advertised as such so no dramas there. The owners and staff could... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

I went to Les Sables D'Olonne on a whim really as I was really planning to go to Biarritz but it ended up being too far. The Arc En Ciel is a little bit bohemium, slightly quirky and different. You notice this when you go into the reception and on each of the landings. Neon signs, black tiling and a... More 

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