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Sphinx Hotel

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19 bd. Marre-Desmarais, 26200 Montelimar, France
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This charming hotel is located centrally at the border of the old town. It has a private parking area, free wifi, nice, friendly and well informed staff. Our room was large, good and perfectly air conditioned. The breakfast was good and served inside and outside. We would certainly use the same hotel if we came back to Montelimar.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

A splendid little private hotel in the middle of a main road yet and oasis of calm. Go through the entrance gates into a courtyard where we had cover to put our bikes (moto) and a hose to wash off the grime of northern France. The hotel had a wide staircase of what I presume was marble, very cooling. This... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Absolute little gem. We only stayed the one night but you would never believe you were in the middle of Montelimar. Exceptionally quiet, professional staff, secure parking. Room was perfect. Breakfast was sufficient but ham and saucisson were missing. Don't tell everyone

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 via mobile

I've stayed at the Sphinx a couple times now, the staff are friendly and the rooms are comfortable. The location is good, but car park a bit small. I think the rooms must have been refurbished since I last stayed. I would go back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Whether it`s the AutoRoute, the RN 6 or 7, whenever we need a break on our way to or from the South we always make for the Sphinx Hotel, Montelimar. We drive off the busy main street and into the calm of the courtyard, greet le patron or his wife, who always regard us as old friends and make our... More 

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Nyon, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Hotel is nice and staff is very friendly. We had family room that was very big, bathroom was great. All good. Only bit strugle with wifi in room. But it is nothing comparing feeling like in palace! Very interesting experience.

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Bolton, Lancashire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This is an excellently located Hotel slap bang in central Montelimar but set back in it's own courtyard so away from the hassle and noise from the street. Typically French in decor and service / hospitality - the owners and staff provide a nice, friendly feel to the Hotel and there is a nice atmosphere around the place. Breakfast is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We decided to stop here on our way back North after our holiday and arrived mid afternoon. Our sat nav played up just as we were arriving but the signs to the hotel were really good and we had no trouble finding it. It is in a fantastic location in the heart of Montelimar but what made it even better... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We stayed here for one night as part of a driving trip down to the south of france to break up the journey. This hotel is tucked away behind the busy high street down a private driveway. I was very pleasantly surprised when we arrived. We were shown to a nice room with a decent sized bathroom and a balcony... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

To be honest, when I first saw that Le Sphinx Hotel was located on the main boulevard of Montelimar, I thought we had made a big mistake, and expected a very noisy and uncomfortable stay. Oh how wrong I was! The Sphinx has been the surprise star of our summer trip, with a wonderful street-noise-free courtyard room (we requested courtyard,... More 

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