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Domaine de Barive

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Domaine de Barive, 02350 Sainte-Preuve, France
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for one night in a Lux room which was an upgrade from the classic room we initially booked. The grounds are impressive and the Chateau itself is beautiful, one of the prettiest we've seen. The room had a lovely view of the front garden and felt clean, it did however feel tired with an old carpet, an unidentified stain... More 

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leromain, Propriétaire at Domaine de Barive, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We renovate some rooms each year but we can't change the carpet after each guest. On individual request of our customers, we provide some bread with gluten, but it isn't systematic. I hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back soon! More 

London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We arrived late due to underestimating the drive from Switzerland en route to Calais so we missed the evening meal. Bathroom in our superior loft room very poor - hand held shower in the bath, lukewarm water, peeling paint etc. Staff generally friendly. Breakfast poor - packets of cereal along with bit of ham and cheese. Grounds not that impressive... More 

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leromain, Propriétaire at Domaine de Barive, responded to this review

How can we judge viciously The Domain ? You don't have dinner. You don't go to the Spa. You have booked a standard room with bath , so no shower! We have prepared a snack while you arrived late ; It's rare in a small hotel Amazed by your reaction , I let the readers make their own judgments but... More 

Brussels, Belgium
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

My boyfriend and I stayed one night here and had a fantastic time. A gorgeous chateau set in the beautiful French countryside. Superb room, very friendly and attentive staff, delicious food and outstanding spa facilities to just relax and enjoy. We were upgraded to a beautiful room and ate at their fabulous restaurant for dinner. I was sad to leave... More 

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leromain, Propriétaire at Domaine de Barive, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. We hope you that you will take advantage longer the next time. More 

Glasgow
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Set out in the country this chateau/farm house has a beautiful setting. Rooms are large enough, well decorated and somewhat quirky. The food is excellent but ludicrously expensive. Staff were very professional but friendly. Had a wonderful 2 days but now need to take out a second mortgage to pay for it.

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leromain, Propriétaire at Domaine de Barive, responded to this review

Thank you for your opinion. Always listening our customers, we take note of your remarks. More 

Forfar, Scotland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Situated in a Superb location, with very friendly & helpful staff, plenty to see in the area, a visit to Leon is a must, and great facilities plus excellent food in the restaurant. Other places to visit are WW1 & 2 war graves, glass factory and wet lands for fishing and bird watching to say nothing of the quaint villages

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Pascal L, Propriétaire at Domaine de Barive, responded to this review

Thank you of your opinion which I transmit to all the team. We hope to see again you soon in the Domain. More 

provence
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78 reviews 78 reviews
58 hotel reviews
188 helpful votes 188 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This was a second visit for us - always slightly difficult wondering if it would be as good as the last visit. We need not have worried. From the friendly professional welcome, room upgrade and the excellent restaurant we again had a most enjoyable stay. T If you are in this part of France make the detour from the busy... More 

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Pascal L, Propriétaire at Domaine de Barive, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for your comment. We hope to see you again a third time ! More 

Cambridge, UK
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We stayed for a night at the beginning of October en route from Calais to Provence. Our room was in what i would assume to be the old stables of the manor house. We'd been 'upgraded' to a suite, which meant we had a lounge downstairs and the bedroom and bathroom upstairs. Although the room was ready for upgrade and... More 

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leromain, Propriétaire at Domaine de Barive, responded to this review

Thank you for your opinion. The next time, ask advice for the visits: the cathedral of Laon, the Chemin des Dames (First World War), the road with strengthened churches, the Guise "Familistère", the cellars of champagne, etc.... I hope to see you again. More 

reigate
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53 reviews 53 reviews
12 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Although at first the approach to this hotel is a bit deceiving, and the car park a bit far from the front door, and outside the walls, don't be fooled. Once inside, you can appreciate the full lixury of the place. We were given a suite, huge bed, with French windows onpening on the field at the back, with a... More 

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Thank a lot for your note. We hold your remarks for your next visit. More 

Vilnius
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We stayed here in September for two nights. Excellent place , very friendly staff,nice spa center whit big swimming pool . Food was good. The atmosphere was perfect ! Rooms are modern ,but in the same time whit a lot of charm !

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leromain, Propriétaire at Domaine de Barive, responded to this review

We are happy that you appreciated your stay for the beginning of your holidays. We hope to see you again next time. More 

Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We stayed here in July excellent place Food is fantastic Staff very good excellent location a bit remote but the hotel is great. Would definitely visit again the area is very nice lots of vineyards to visit

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leromain, Propriétaire at Domaine de Barive, responded to this review

Simply "Thank you" and see you soon. More 

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