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Hotel Restaurant du Vieux Pont

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12390 Belcastel, France
Hotel Restaurant du Vieux Pont
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Mercer Island, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

The setting for this is ideal and you do feel like you are stepping back in time. We ordered the breakfast which was generous and delicious. We had not expected to eat at the restaurant but when we arrived it was the only thing open. The service was excellent and the food good if you like that kind of thing... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

Very clean and well sized rooms, great view on to river, great location next to bridge, free private parking next to door, most importantly fantastic huge and diverse breakfast laid on by very friendly lady in garden in sun - all really great as part of a wedding party group. Only downside was restaurant did not open until following day... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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258 reviews 258 reviews
92 hotel reviews
314 helpful votes 314 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Everything about this hotel/restaurant is first class. I booked 4 months in advance and I could only get a basic room at 100Euros/night, which was not a problem in this gorgeous location. We came to see the beautiful tiny town of Belcastel and eat in the restaurant, which in itself is worth a detour. Instead of staying 4 nights in... More 

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Waterloo, Canada
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11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

I don't even know where to start. Belcastel is one of the charming and lovely place on the face of the earth. Thinking of visiting? Still thinking. Do it. This hotel is lovely, charming and it work every penny. We were housed in the superior room and it was stunning! A large, bright room with a beautiful view. We had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We found this town when looking at photos of France and the photos alone made us change our driving route to include it in our stop for 1 night. Well worth the drive!! I cannot speak highly enough about the charm of this town. The hotel sits right on the river with a private sitting area overlooking the bridge. Completely... More 

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Huntington Beach, California, United States
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16 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

The view of the restaurant showing the approach from the medieval bridge with its Roman influence is quite interesting. That bridge is exactly a roman chariot wide showing where the influence is from. To get to the hotel you have to carefully cross that bridge, not with a typical large vehicle and yes, those are rocks jutting out from the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

My girlfriend and I were travelling around Europe for 2 months so to help manage our expenses we decided to go to the restaurant but stay at the campsite by the river. I was relying upon the gps to get us to the correct place, but unfortunately i didn't realise that there are 2 Belcastels in France that are approximately... More 

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

We visited Belcastel last week and were lucky enough to dine in the restaurant. It was the best dinning experience we have experienced!Better than a 3 star restaurant we have eaten in. We will definitely go back to sample the delights of the hotel.

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Houston, Texas
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16 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Locale is very quaint, rooms very clean, great view of the river from room #7 and excellent breakfast. Great value in this small lovely village. Our room had a king size bed, AC and super quiet. Could not ask for a better place to rest...

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Boston, Massachusetts
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28 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

What a charming place. The small village is lovely. The hotel is great. Very clean, lovely modern rooms. All in tip top shape. Outdoors there are picnic tables along the river to enjoy. Our meal at the restaurant was wonderful. The best of our trip. Everything perfectly prepared and presented as well as impeccable service. I would highly recommend both... More 

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