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Hotel La Belle Etoile

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Le Bourg 24250, 24250 La Roque-Gageac, France
Hotel La Belle Etoile
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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58 reviews 58 reviews
9 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Cozy and warm. wonderful place and wonderful people. Good price for a room with a view for the river (55€). The best option in Roche Gageac. Charlotte is such a nice person, made us feel at home. Strongly recommended.

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Le Bugue, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We, being 6 adults 2 children and a toddler ate here this evening. I wanted to comment on this restaurant because quite frankly we have eaten at some pretty disappointing French restaurants! However at this one we found the service was very good and they did cater for the younger members of our party. Good food (especially the desserts)! Quite... More 

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Chester
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69 reviews 69 reviews
49 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

My husband and I stayed here for 5 nights in September and had a great time. We were in one of the cheaper rooms on the top floor, so we had a river view but the window was small and in the corner of the room. Although that was a blessing as it was hot and sunny and it meant... More 

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San Francisco
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

Charming hotel along the banks of the Dordogne River in "Le Roque". It was clearly the start of the off season as the streets were quiet after sundown, leaving just a few dinner options each night. We ate at the hotel one night and had a great meal, but we felt that the experience was totally lacking in ambiance. They... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This is a fantastic hotel. The service was very very good with lovely rooms – both for sleeping and lounging. The restaurant was incredible. Quality of food, presentation and service were all exceptional. Could go on and on, but why bother, just go and enjoy yourself.

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135 reviews 135 reviews
43 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 via mobile

Let's start with the positive, the dinner was great although the foie gras starter was not as described and certainly not worth the supplement. I can't say it was the meal but I certainly had an upset tum afterwards. The hotel is our main grouse, it is just not up to spec. The air con in our first room stopped... More 

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Sydney
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12 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

This hotel has everything. The location is excellent, the restaurant is deservedly considered the best in the Dordogne with outstanding food, and all the staff (particularly Charlotte) are so friendly and welcoming. There is nothing to improve this place as it has it all. If you get the opportunity the suite is well worth staying in with ample space and... More 

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Northampton, England
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65 reviews 65 reviews
35 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

My wife found this lovely hotel via internet reviews by other TA users and we chose it as our base for 6 nights in the Dordogne. It has the immediate advantage of being located in the beautiful village of La Roque Gageac, right on the bank of the river and therefore has the most marvellous backdrop and outlook. On arrival... More 

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chalford
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Views over the Dordogne river from the rooms and the vine covered restaurant are wonderful. The staff are very welcoming and speak excellent English. Evening meal was sophisticated and delicious. Only stayed a couple of nights but would love to have stayed longer.

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Gex, France
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

For one night, we stayed in this hotel and also enjoyed the restaurant. The hotel room was ok, the bathroom was clean but its equipment has started aging. The breakfast was the typical French style (more focus on sweet than on the meat) and good (we know what to expect). The view from the hotel to the Dordogne river is... More 

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