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Arc En Ciel Hotel

6 Place Foch, 17200 Royan, France
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Ranked #4 of 42 hotels in Royan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Ontario, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay here. The rooms were small but clean. We had a balcony overlooking the port and the beach across the street. The couple running this hotel are very helpful. They mainly speak French but we were able to communicate in English and my broken French. Breakfast was good. The owners were very helpful recommending places to eat,... More

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Auzances, Limousin, France
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Second time here and even better than the first!! But it was June (as against Feb!) and for a week rather than a long weekend. Although only has a 1* rating. the hotel is clean and comfortable and run by a really friendly couple. Great location, right on the sea front , and also within a 5 minute walk of... More

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plymouth, UK
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Arrived in Royan whilst cycling north and didn't fancy a night under canvas and saw this 1 star hotel on the sea front looked clean fresh wnd bright which it was. The owner took my bike to the nice courtyard and covered it in a tarpaulin then his partner wanted to carry my bags upsgairsnfor me. Nice bright room, comfortable... More

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Newport, S.wales
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116 reviews 116 reviews
46 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Made reservation based on location some months before but the reality was Far better.Stunning view from balcony practically on the beach. The welcome was charm itself from a couple obviously not used to welcoming Brits to this very French resort.They really conveyed a warm welcome despite any language difficulty. With its name its coincidentally, obviously gay friendly but thankfully,these days,... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
33 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

I needed two rooms for me and my family as we were touring for properties around All Saints week end. We had two adjacent rooms at the back. This is one-star bordering two-star so a real bargain. One of the rooms was larger than the other, with a small balcony. Comfort and amenities all right. The owners are very welcoming... More

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68 reviews 68 reviews
27 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Would you believe to have a room in first line in front of the beach with a wonderful sunset for less than 60 € ? It is possible in Royan at the Hotel Arc en ciel. This only 9 rooms hotel is simple and this is exactly what we asked for. Bed is ok even if its not the high... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

It really is all about the location - but there's more. You will get a very warm welcome and an excellent breakfast in this hotel. The downside? Well it is only a one star so expect the quirky. The walls are thin, the shower room, while perfectly clean, functional and adequate is behind a sliding door (looks more like a... More

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Liversedge, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

The hotel is in a great location in the centre of town and across the road from the. The rooms are a small/compact but for a couple of nights it is great. We were able to park outside wven though it was a busy time if the year in August. You must book in advance for this time of the... More

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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

really gentle owner making your stay very comfortable. Rooms are comfortable, clean and hotel is on the best location in Royan - Straight on the beach. Breaksfast is great, Internet works well. Recommended

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Auzances, Limousin, France
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

Although the hotel is 'only' a 1-star, I fail to see how this won't be awarded more soon! A very well-run hotel by a couple who speak some English, it's right on the sea front and just a few minutes walk from the town's main amenities and harbour. Many restaurants were closed - it was the middle of Feb after... More

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Address: 6 Place Foch, 17200 Royan, France
Location: France > Poitou-Charentes > Charente-Maritime > Royan
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