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Le Couvent des Minimes

#1 of 3 Hotels in Mane
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Chemin des Jeux de Mai, 04300 Mane, France
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
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66 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent three nights. The hotel is lovely. The grounds and the building are gorgeous. The cloisters of the convent have been converted to a grand living room in pink and green with skylight. Relaxing, timeless. A place to forget the worries of life and just relax. Sometimes that takes a couple of days, but here, the rest of the... More 

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F P, Directeur général at Le Couvent des Minimes, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comment. We hope to receive you another time as soon as possible. Warm Regards Fabien Piacentino More 

New York
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157 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got a junior suite and the room is quite cute with door to a huge balcony that overlook the lavender field and outside. Clean sheets clean space, but there are something that they can do better. - the closet space really doesn't hold the suitcase and that door is in the way. - the lighting is so weird, i... More 

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F P, Directeur général at Le Couvent des Minimes, responded to this review

Thank you very much to share your great experience with us. I remember you very well, and I hope that you had a safe trip back. The AC was working well but the outside temperature was unusual. We try many solution to give you satisfaction and also propose you to have a room change. You choose by yourself to stay... More 

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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Property is absolutely stunning with amazing lobby, pool and spa areas and lots of areas to sit out and relax. Local village, Mane, isn't nice but local town, Forcalquier, is busier and has a few nice shops and restaurants. We ate in 9 restaurant one night. Service in the hotel is of mixed quality. In the restaurants it is generally... More 

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F P, Directeur général at Le Couvent des Minimes, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comment. We thank you for having chosen our property for your last trip in Provence. We notice that you enjoy your stay. The WIFI is really hard to have a good connection. We are far away from a town and we are still waiting for a real installation by the Telephone company. From our... More 

Stockholm
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50 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

This hotel is a disaster when it comes to service. Never before have I experienced such a lack of competence and basic social skills. Parts of the staff are plain rude. Everything is very slow. I noticed however that other guest were treated more kindly than us so it might be that the staff simply disliked us cause we had... More 

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I don't have anything to answer when you are using such hard word. Fabien Piacentino More 

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

Although the room was a bit smail and no Elevator ,The decor of the hotel was very elegant and peaceful . We had breakfast and dinner there,both were delicious. Best thing of the hotel was friendly staff there!

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F P, Directeur général at Le Couvent des Minimes, responded to this review

Thank you so much to share your experience with the others. We really hope to welcome you as soon as possible. Have a wonderful summer. Fabien Piacentino More 

Paris, France
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41 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Amazing hotel, modern interior decoration with a lot of details. The rooms are big and comfy, the swimming pool is the best! Big, not cold and a lot of sun. The 2 restaurants are very good. It was a trip with my grandma and my mum and we had a wonderful stay. The view is stunning, Mane village is beautiful... More 

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F P, Directeur général at Le Couvent des Minimes, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. All the team and myself are happy to read your satisfaction. We really hope to welcome you again My warmest regards Fabien Piacentino More 

Silver Spring, Maryland
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22 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

If what you want is to be left alone, then this is the place for you. The Hotel, situated in a former convent, specializes in peace, quiet and disconnection from the outside world. We stayed three nights in June/July 2015, and found the décor in the hotel an interesting mixture of minimalist and modern. There are pink lounging chairs in... More 

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F P, Directeur général at Le Couvent des Minimes, responded to this review

Dear valuable guest, Thank you to choose Le Couvent des Minimes during your last stay in Provence. This place is a bubble out of the time. We work to have the peace and the opposite that we have in our town.* The Couvent the Minimes is the perfect place to relax exploring our magnificent Provence. We don't want to build... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

One of the most disappointing stay in a long list of luxury places I've visited. Decoration: Stark under acid on a tight leach budget. Though the website pictures show you a modern but rather classy/classic decoration, our room (007) and the adjacents (which were open for cleaning the day we left and confirmed we were not a singled-out victim of... More 

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F P, Directeur général at Le Couvent des Minimes, responded to this review

Thank you for the time you gave to write a review. I am really sorry about your bad experience. All the team, my wife and I are amazed that we do not have any feed back during your stay. The room was not at your taste apparently but if you do not talk on site we are note able to... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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28 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

From the moment we arrived we knew were in for a treat!! The facilities, the surrounding, the room and most importantly, the service were outstanding!!! Max really took care of us, he honestly made a difference, he added a very personal touch to our stay!!! He even washed our car for us... Thank you Max! You spoilt us!!!

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F P, Directeur général at Le Couvent des Minimes, responded to this review

Dear valuable guest, We are really happy that you took the time to share the experience that you had with us. We wish all the Best Warm regards from our sunny Provence Fabien Piacentino More 

Kings Langley, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

The delight of this hotel begins well before it is reached. Difficult to locate even on a second and third attempt, Le Couvent des Minimes is tucked away on the edge of a tiny village, a collection of narrow streets perched on the side of a hill. This we discovered on our first approach after a wrong turn but the... More 

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F P, Directeur général at Le Couvent des Minimes, responded to this review

Dear valuable guest, It was a real pleasure to welcome you and all your group. We thank you to ka the time to share your ex^perience with us. We really hope to welcome you for longer the next time. Warm regards from our sunny provence More 

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