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Hotel Le Senechal

6, rue Gambetta, 17590 Ars-en-Re, Ile de Re, France
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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West Sussex
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46 reviews
18 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have stayed on Il de re four times previously and this is the best hotel we have found. The staff were welcoming and helpful. They booked restaurants for us when required and answered our questions. The building was an old granary and has been converted by an Architect with great flair.Lots of interesting touches. All the rooms are different... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Several old buildings knocked into one, numerous staircases. with inbuilt style in every corner. Our room was over the main entrance, not big but very comfortable. The bathroom was fine but the bath was narrow, making access awkward. And no shower curtain/screen. Hmmm. The courtyards were gorgeous with masses of plants and old reclaimed furniture. A lovely place to have... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I visited Hotel Le Senechal with my brother and two sisters about a week ago, and we all were bowled over by this fantastic hotel and by the absolutely outstanding service we received. The hotel is charming and wonderfully designed with many, many cool details. It is worth taking some time to look around. It is located right in the... More 

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West Midlands
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

A great renovation to an old building, our room was large, comfortable and cleverly decorated. Lovely flowers in the multiple courtyards where breakfast is served. Right in the centre of a beautiful village with a choice of good eating places close by. The view on to the square is great but if noise worries you choose a back room. Excellent... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This is my second trip to the beautiful island of Ile-de-Re and we decided to stay somewhere different from Saint Martin where we were last time. Ars is much smaller and very cute and the Hotel has been an absolute pleasure! Its shabby chic style is charming and the little decor details make it warm and homely. We love the... More 

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Hannover, Germany
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 via mobile

Sombody very creative designed this place. Prices are steep but the charm of the place is captivating. The pool is super small but this is not what you (should) come here for. It is next to the church in historic ars en re so it is obviously not a big resort. Cannot complain about the service - don't expect asian... More 

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We enjoyed our stay last year, but regretted taking a small room on the very noisy street / front side of the hotel. This time we splashed out for the massive loft apartment style room approached by its own external stairs and terrace. A vast volume with polished concrete floor, intriguing lighting and an open fire, which we lit. A... More 

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Richelieu, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We have just stayed 3 nights here and whilst the hotel is very nice some of the rooms are very small and a little cramped, style is shabby chic and comfortable; On making our reservation we were informed that our room "overlooked a quiet village street" unfortunately this turned out to be quite the opposite! All night long we had... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We spent two nights here in the Loft de Hotel at the end of May. Staff were polite and friendly. The loft was spacious, very well designed and so relaxing we were inclined to spend more time in the room than usual. The internal courtyards of the hotel provide a small pool and tabled seating areas. These spaces are beautifully... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

It's a few years since my two trips to the Senechal but it's still my favourite hotel in the world. The light streaming into the simple, bright rooms, having breakfast among the flowers in the courtyard garden, the thrill of having the little plunge pool to yourself on a hot afternoon... and the stunning island. Ars-en-Re is the loveliest village... More 

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