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Hotel de la Croix d'Or

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83, rue de la Constitution, 50300 Avranches, France
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Hotel de la Croix d'Or
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Ranked #2 of 6 Hotels in Avranches
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After staying at a very modern hotel in Paris, we were disappointed when we arrived at this hotel. It definitely had some old charming features (beautiful gardens, reception area and facade). The staff in the lobby were friendly, but the person who showed us to our room made no offer to help us carry our bags up the stairs to... More 

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Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is amazing. The town is lovely, the hotel is wonderful- the gardens are stunning. The food is immense- like something from Le Manoir. The staff re friendly. What are you waiting for book today! :D

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I only stayed here for one night before going on to a self catering place we had booked. It would have been great to have stayed here for the whole week. It was AMAZING. The food is 5*. I could not recommend this more highly. Stunning garden. The town of Avranches is lovelt too.

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

When we drove into the hotel grounds, it was like going back in time. We could see where the horse drawn carriages would have gone, incredible. The rooms were like tiny terraced cottages. The food was the best we have ever had in France.

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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

You are literally 'smacked in the face' with wholesome French small hotel character and quaintness, the moment you step in from the road. Enjoy the (small) inefficiencies and revel in the ambience of the hotel........... The rooms, in the courtyard, were fine, clean and quiet. The adjoining garden was beautiful to sit in and relax and enjoy the warm summer... More 

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St. Helier, United Kingdom
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21 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Lovely little hotel, friendly staff, clean rooms, parking and excellent food and bar service, didn't need to book as it was off peak and they were so helpful, highly recommend. Nice bar area with fire places, just a shame the fires weren't lit as it wasn't cold enough or it would have been perfect!

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Dallas, Texas
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Avranches is a reasonably large, historic town about half an hour from Mont St. Michel. We've stayed at the Hotel de la Croix d'Or three or four times when visiting Mont St. Michel, the first time 50 years ago during military service and it's still as comfortable and friendly a Normandy family hostelry as you'll ever find. Wonderful restaurant, friendly... More 

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St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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156 reviews 156 reviews
23 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This was a weekend break for us. The hotel has a fancy restaurant (see later comments) Hotel. Rooms clean and bathroom modern. Parking good. About E100/night. WiFi was good and overall a good experience. Restaurant - was very 'fancy' and a bit old-fashioned. Quite Formal service and heavy food - lots of cream and sauces. It was OK but I... More 

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

First time we say this hotel from tripadvisor we just felt in love. Read some good & average reviews about it but anyway here's my review. Love the architecture definitely. It used to be an old post office carriage back in the 18th century with the lovely gardens with some roses & other flowers and plants. The room was big... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

After visiting Avranches a few days earlier during the day, we decided to go back for an evening meal. We were welcomed at la Croix d'Or restaurant in the hotel and asked very politely, if we had booked. We said we hadn't and was shown to a charming table overlooking the gardens. It was reasonably early and the restaurant wasn't... More 

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