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Vazon Bay, Castel GY5 7LL
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La Grande Mare
Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Castel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a 4 night break here and fortunately chose to have our included dinner on our first night, as the main kitchens were being closed the following day for a full refurbishment. As it was Valentines night, it was a special menu, which we thought would have been very good value had we been paying for it additionally. The choice... More 

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Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare, responded to this review

Dear Heyjudederbys Wow what a great report,thank you for taking the time to write such a comprehensive review,I'm sure other potential visitors will find it very helpful. The team and I are delighted that you both enjoyed your stay so much including the finest steak you have ever eaten ! The Hotel is open all year round and I do... More 

Nantes, France
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So glad I found this restaurant for lunch . The set menu is amazing value for money . Presentation , quality of the food excellent in warm friendly surroundings . I had Mussels the sauce was wonderful , one of my friends had Toad in the Hole , the other Chicken Tikka the plates went back clean!! Compliments to the... More 

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Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare, responded to this review

Dear Hermitage9 Thank you for taking the time to post such kind words about your recent dining experience with us.I will share this report with the team and they will be delighted to hear just how highly you rated us.Hope to see you again soon. More 

Guernsey, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being Guernsey residents we have stayed at this hotel on several occasions for various events. This time it was my birthday and we enjoyed a lovely afternoon tea on the 27th, use of the sauna and pool facilities, the dinner was fantastic and was probably the nicest meal we have had for a long, long time. The suite was very... More 

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Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare, responded to this review

Dear Jenny A belated Happy Birthday so glad to hear you chose our Hotel to celebrate in and that you enjoyed the restaurant and indoor facilities. Many thanks for the review and full marks hope to see you again soon. More 

Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently returned from a 4 night break at La Grande Mare. Everything about it was fantastic. the staff couldn't be more helpful, the food was of outstanding quality, and the studio room amazingly high quality. We have stayed in many hotels around the world, but for us, this one is the very best. Thank you to Magda on reception, and... More 

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Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare, responded to this review

Dear Nigel Thank you so much for the positive review in one of our studios recently,I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and our hospitality.I will share this review with my team and I am sure Magda will be delighted to hear just how highly you rated her. More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Just visited for a winter break. Cannot fault either the hotel or the food. The weather was poor but that's just the luck of the draw. We were upgraded to a suite, so there will be no complaints about space from us. Definitely t place to stay if you are a golfer.

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Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare, responded to this review

Dear Brian Many thanks for the full marks,the team and I are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us at La Grande Mare.The Hotel is open all year round and we hope to see you again soon. More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Just stayed there for my husbands 60th. Really big room with balcony, great for summer I guess,only problem not enough draw space. Good food, and cheap real ale. Small swimming pool and too hot, but hotels always are. Well worth a visit.

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Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare, responded to this review

Dear Mim E Thank you for the recent review,delighted to hear how you enjoyed your recent stay with us.I will see if we can review the draw space as mentioned and look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Just stayed for a three night break and have had a great time. The room we stayed in was brilliant, very well equipped could not Of asked for more. Restaurant food was fantastic could not fault it. Service very good and very accommodating staff. We will return.

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Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare, responded to this review

Dear Mellissa S Many thanks for choosing to stay at La Grande Mare ,we are delighted to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us and would like to thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely revue and give us five stars ! The Hotel is open all year around and we hope to see... More 

Guernsey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Brilliant food and disco.Overnight stay in a huge room.Great time had by all.Returned for New Years Eve 2014 as had been the previous year and had a fab time.Stayed with four of our friends as we always celebrate New Year together.

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Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare, responded to this review

Dear Veronica C Fantastic to hear how much you enjoyed your New Years Eve party with us,Happy New Year ! The review is awesome and I hope to see you back again with us soon. Thanking you for taking the time to write such kind words. More 

Stoke on Trent
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We stayed in the self catering apartments adjacent the hotel and overlooking the golf course. We took our dog and she loved it, though worth noting that dogs are not allowed on the beach across the road until October. Great accommodation, spacious apartment with good cooking facilities, large bedroom and comfy bed. Nice beach across the road and a short... More 

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Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare, responded to this review

Dear Stokie 66 Many thanks for you superb review on our self catering apartments,we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us on the beach here in Guernsey. The Hotel is open all year around and we hope to see you again soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We recently had our wedding at La Grande Mare and Archana and the team were outstanding. They couldn't have done any more for us and I would recommend the hotel for the rooms, service, food and General suitability. It was a superb day/night and I thank Archana and the team for their efforts. Thanks

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Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare, responded to this review

Dear Vixee2 First and foremost many congratulations on your big day,at La Grande Mare we wish you both every happiness for the future. It was an absolute delight to be able to provide the wedding breakfast for you and thank you so much for the full marks-I will share this with the team ! Hope to see you again soon More 

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Additional Information about La Grande Mare

Address: Vazon Bay, Castel GY5 7LL
Location: United Kingdom > Channel Islands > Guernsey > Castel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 36
Also Known As:
La Grande Mare Hotel Castel
La Grande Mare Guernsey/Castel

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