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Chic o Rail

Place du 8 mai 1945, 62500 Saint-Omer, France
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Ranked #1 of 3 Saint-Omer B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014
Dave A Honiton, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Honiton, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Stayed here effectively as a stopover en route back to Calais ferry port. Had booked having seen other reviews and the "quirky" nature of the building. NOT disappointed. €55 got a perfectly serviceable room, with small bathroom area behind sliding door. Quiet despite being a stone's throw from St Omer SNCF station. Used the brasserie for evening meal as this... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

The Chic o Rail is a nice little hotel situated conveniently within St Omer. Has ample parking for its size, and it close to local amenities, including the rail station, as you'd expect. The hotel has a restaurant too and there looked to be a fulfilling eating menu well priced, with specials too. We didn't eat at the restaurant but... More

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London, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I stayed here whilst spending a couple of days following Le Tour. Perfect base for exploring the surrounding area and a reasonable walk into town. Handy location for the ports but far enough away to be in "real" France. Saint Omer is a lovely little town with nice shops, bars and restaurants. I didn't have breakfast, preferring to walk into... More

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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We stayed for one night en route back to the UK. The hotel was originally part of the mainline station and very pleasantly situated in the town. The rooms were clean and comfortable and breakfast was plentiful except for the lack of ham and pain au chocolat! Service was friendly and some of our friends enjoyed the dinner whilst we... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

A triple room for 55€ cant complain! Yes the room had a funny smell coming from the toilet but we managed it by keeping the window open and the fan on. It's not a big walk into the centre it's actually a nice walk of about twenty minutes. We went for an evening drink up at one of the bars... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Stayed one night in this hotel in May 2014 after driving all day from Germany, so we could recharge our batteries for ferry home from Calais next morning. Calais is about 45 minute drive, set your sat nav to avoid the tolls, why pay them when the road you travel on runs alongside A26 motorway for most of it. Nice... More

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58 reviews 58 reviews
18 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Stayed here for one night in September. The reception is small but very stylish with great flooring. The restaurant looked very nice but I can not comment any further on this as we didnt eat here. However anything above the ground floor looked in need of a make over. the carpet on the stairs was all torn and very dirty.... More

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Margate Kent England
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013 via mobile

Found the hotel very easily parking obvious because of all the fencing in the front, French equivalent of 'network rail' doing improvements to the car park! Hotel adequate, the room was functional and looked a bit tired, restaurant open plan, food bit oily but ok, staff pleasant. Overall for one night it will do.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

I've stayed in Saint-Omer a few times but did not know about the marshes. The hotel is situated by the station, it's the Buffet de la Gare originally. It's been modernised and is smart and clean. The restaurant has a god reputation in the town and was very pleasant. All the hotel staff were pleasant and friendly. The bedroom was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

As with another reviewer we were intially a little worried as there were roadworks all around but as soon as we entered we were reassured. The hotel is clean and comfortable and provides a good nights sleep at a good price.

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Address: Place du 8 mai 1945, 62500 Saint-Omer, France
Location: France > Nord-Pas-de-Calais > Pas-de-Calais > Saint-Omer
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 11
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