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Le Rayon Vert

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   La Coque Ferry, Deshaies 97126, Guadeloupe
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Ranked #2 of 7 hotels in Deshaies
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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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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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We stayed a week at Le Rayon Vert and thoroughly enjoyed using the hotel as a place to explore Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe. The rooms are like little villas with a patio overlooking an amazing view. The infinity pool was the highlight, lazing in the lounge chairs with a drink at sunset. Breakfasts are buffet style with lots of traditional French choices... More

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Rotterdam
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56 reviews 56 reviews
12 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013 via mobile

Together with my wife, we spent a week at Le Rayon Vert. Rooms are nice and clean with cable TV (french only) and air conditionning. Breakfast is good with fresh baked croissant and fresh fruit salad every morning. We also enjoyed the good food prepared by the chef... The owners and all staff are veryvery friendly and will make everything... More

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2012

Me and my family stayed at LeRayon Vert for two weeks, over christmas and new year 2011/2012. We only have good things to say about this hotel. The rooms were clean and comfortable with a fantastic view overlooking the ocean. The staff was friendly and very service minded. Most of them spoke english. The food at their restaurant was amazing,... More

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england
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2010

Lovely situation overlooking sea with attractive pool and bar areas, this hotel has just had new owners who are clearly struggling. Rooms in separate chalets in the garden are roomy but let down by poor maintenance. Restaurant service at best described as indifferent and at every breakfast during a our 4 night stay something vital was missing (plates, coffee, spoons... More

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Washington
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2009

My wife and I arrived on New Year's Day in the evening after a difficult taxi ride from Pointe a Pitre. Sylvie and Marc, the owners, immediately helped us and made us feel welcome. We were invited to sit for dinner (it was already 8:45 PM) before we went to our room. The meal that night was great -- excellent... More

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HAPPYTIMES
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2008

We were two American couples with our first time visit to Guadeloupe and found this resort to be all the website promised. Very clean, beautiful grounds, exceptional infinity pool and view. We enjoyed the restaurant at the resort and highly recommend the lobster! Our friends were competent in French which helped alot in asking Q's to the owners. We didnot... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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38 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2008

The Rayon Vert is an excellent choice for a relaxing, romantic vacation. In the Northwest corner of Basse Terre (Guadeloupe), it is overlooks the Caribbean. The cottages are spaceous and each has its own private patio. The pool is large and beautiful. As you swim, it seems as if you are in the Caribbean. The restaurant was great too. My... More

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Fort McMurray, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2008

We stayed at the hotel Rayon Vert earlier this week. GOOD:The hotel had a nice pool, great views and their included breakfast was quite good. When I say 'quite good', I mean that it included eggs, fresh fruit and yogourt whereas at some hotels in Guadeloupe, it's coffee and 2 small croissants. The rooms were clean, the bathroom large and... More

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lake norman,cornelius,nc
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2007

You feel a touch of Provence when you first enter,beautiful urns overflowing with trpocal foilage greet you.You feel like you have arrived!!Beyond the grand entrance you see this killer infinity pool melting into the horizon with couples lazily lounging drinking Rum Punch or the local T-punch.Down the hill was our private cottage 101 with yet another view of the crytal... More

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Sutton Coldfield UK
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2007

We chose a 2 centre holiday spending a week on Guadeloupe at Le Rayon Vert and another on Dominica at the Beau Rive. The contrast in islands is very marked, and despite the better roads etc on Guadeloupe the quiet, undeveloped and relatively unspoilt nature of Dominica scored for us. In particular we were not expecting some of the traffic... More

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Also Known As:
Le Rayon Vert Deshaies
Le Rayon Vert Guadeloupe/Deshaies
Address: La Coque Ferry, Deshaies 97126, Guadeloupe
Location: Caribbean > Guadeloupe > Basse-Terre Island > Deshaies
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 7 hotels in Deshaies
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Le Rayon Vert 3*
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