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Hotel Francs

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2-10-2 Hibino Mihama-ku, Chiba 261-0021, Chiba Prefecture
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Pedro, Laguna, Philippines
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No language barrier with reception staff, speaks adequate english and willingly assist guest. Rooms are a bit small but for the price you can't go wrong fully equipped and comfortable. Went here for the tokyo game show lot's of restaurants around and convenience stores.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Chose to stay at Hotel Franc as I was looking for a hotel near Makuhari Messe for a concert. Location is superb and only about 10-15 mins walk to Makuhari Messe. 5 mins walk to Kaihinmakuhari station and lots of shops and restaurants all next to each other. I did not have to worry about the concert ending late because... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

This is my second time staying here to attend a conference at the Makuhari Messe nearby. The location is very convenient to the convention centre with only a 10min walk, and close to the Kaihinmakuhari station and a host of shops and restaurants around the station. The single rooms are very small but this time I got a twin room... More 

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Muntinlupa, Philippines
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Been travelling a lot with my husband, and stay in different hotels. I was really not happy when we were given a very small room at a very high price. I booked at Hotel Francs, thanks to RCI, which gave us this hotel for the reason that they dont have accredited hotels in Chiba. RCI charged us P24,000 for 4... More 

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Westfield, Massachusetts
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The Hotel Francs is very convenient to the Makuhari Messe convention center in Chiba City. It's a short walk to shopping, a wide variety of restaurants and the train station. Rooms are small, but comfortable, and exceptionally clean and well-maintained. Our sole complaint is the lack of any sort of dresser in the room. A spacious closet was present, but... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

The hotel room is clean and spacious. Hotel provided welcome fruits upon my request. It is very convenient to walk to the train station and also Mitsui Factory Outlet is just 5-10mins walk away. The airport shuttle is just right outside the hotel lobby.

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Taiyuan, China
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87 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I arrived at Hotel Francs from Handa Airport. There is a shuttle from the airport that stops at the hotel, but arriving at the bus stop at 8:10 PM, I had just missed the last shuttle. There was a shuttle running to the nearby train station though. I boarded that bus with some trepidation, but staff indicated the Hotel was... More 

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Hong Kong, China
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Hotel looks very nice and new on the outside and is sited at a very conveniencr location in Chiba. Hotel rooms were a bit dated but nice and clean and the bathroom facilities were also very clean. We asked for adjointed non-smoking rooms when booking but were assigned rooms there were not. When we asked to switch rooms after we... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

This had to be an excellent place for our convention. The room was a bit too small for my tastes and the halls were a bit smoky...packed with weddings and such. However, the restaurant in the hotel was excellent! The service at this place was spectacular and very reasonable. Our wait help and restaurant director, Ms. Shiori Furuyama, really took... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Hotel Francs was an "okay" hotel. Stayed there for the Expo that was held at the convention center. Staff is VERY friendly! The hotel room seemed very small and tight. Over all cleanliness of the room was Good. The rooms seemed a little dated to me, I'm sure that is the theme of the hotel, the "older" style. Breakfast was... More 

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