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Hotel du Faucon

Rue de Lausanne 76, Fribourg 1700, Switzerland
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Ranked #2 of 14 Hotels in Fribourg
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 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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New York City, New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came to Switzerland after 4 days in Germany. This hotel is quiet, but it is understaffed and stuffy. There is no staff after 9 pm, and there was hardly anyone around to help us out, we had to figure out a lot of stuff on our own (including the fact that the grocery stores close at 7pm, when we... More

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Canton of Fribourg, Switzerland
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53 reviews 53 reviews
7 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

My husband and I had just moved to Fribourg and needed a hotel for one night; luckily we stumbled across this hotel on TripAdvisor! We don't speak French, but when we wandered in off the street the day before checking in, the gal in reception understood enough English to communicate with us, which was very welcome. She had a room... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

This little gem is right in the middle of the fun! While it is right in the "old city," it was quiet, comfortable, and a great price. We planned to stay one night but liked it so much, we stayed a second. The room was large, had two separate beds, a kitchenette (unfortuantely our stove/oven did not work while we... More

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Santee, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

The Hotel du Faucon is an easy walk from the train station, on a wide pedestrian only street. Great neighborhood, lots of shops and restaurants. The receptionists were very friendly and helpful. There is an elevator which is nice for us tired, older folks. The room we had was very large with large windows that opened. There is a table... More

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64 reviews 64 reviews
22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

the location on the main street, but our room had window to the garden so it was very quite there. the room is big and very conformable, has the big refrigerator, and even small kitchenette. so if you plan the small trip around Switzerland it will be the nice upgrade) we had not breakfast incl in our room so we... More

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Boulder, Colorado
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

The hotel is on one of Fribourg's pedestrian streets, just 5 minutes walk from the train station. Swiss cab fares being what they are, that's like a 25% discount off the room rate, which is already quite reasonable. Rooms small, but simply and tastefully decorated. Staff friendly. Reception about the size of a large Persian rug, but that's expected in... More

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Tokyo, Japan
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192 reviews 192 reviews
174 hotel reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

In this day and age travellers should expect wifi to work unconditionally especially in a first world country. The connections went down in the middle of the night for two nights in a row, thus my low reviews. I felt I had no options but to change hotels. Otherwise this is a decent option in town. It is close enough... More

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Kilmacolm, Scotland
20 reviews 20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

Central location in pedestrian area. On street parking one street behind hotel free after 1830 or in nearby underground garage. Lift. Large room and bathroom with shower. Kitchen facilities in room. Plenty of nearby cafes for breakfast.

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Charlestown, Rhode Island
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Small boutique hotel centrally located. Clean, comfortable. Loved the orange and yellow colors of the room...bright and cheery. Parked in an underground garage a short walk away. Stayed 4 nights and would certainly stay again.

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Nijmegen, Nederland
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47 reviews 47 reviews
36 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Hotel du Faucon is located in the center of Fribourg, in a shopping street. We parked the car in a public P-garage called: des Alpes, a 5 min walk from the hotel. The room had a strange triangular shape, very awkward. There was even a full kitchen in the room. It all looked neat and clean. The elevator was outdated... More

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Address: Rue de Lausanne 76, Fribourg 1700, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Fribourg > Fribourg
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