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“House in a lovely setting, very meagre breakfast !” 2 of 5 stars
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Derby Country
Route de la chapelle | Le bas guilly, 18330 Neuvy-sur-Barangeon, France   |  
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“House in a lovely setting, very meagre breakfast !”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

We booked through Booking ,com - which told us all rooms had en-suites and we could have an evening meal. We sent 2 emails requesting dinner in the evening, both were ignored. I phoned and was told 'we don't do evening meals any more'. We felt obliged to go there as we had given a credit card number to Booking.com ! We arrived and were shown a nice room with no ensuite and told the bathroom was across the corridor ! We asked for a room with an ensuite and were given a very dark room which smelt of damp and had a noisy saniflow toilet. There is no air conditioning, we had to leave the tiny windows open whilst we were there.
Breakfast was poor, a beautifully laid table, poor coffee, very little hot milk. There were a few natural yoghurts, a piece of processed cheese, a few half slices of ham and some bread. With a flourish,the host presented us with a basket containing 2 croissants - we don't eat croissants but they were clearly the highlight of breakfast !! No fruit at all - note that on the photos there is a large bowl of fruit on the breakfast table. Overall this was a very expensive overnight stop and we would not recommend it.

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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Additional Information about Derby Country

Address: Route de la chapelle | Le bas guilly, 18330 Neuvy-sur-Barangeon, France
Location: France > Centre > Berry > Cher > Neuvy-sur-Barangeon
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Specialty Lodging in Neuvy-sur-Barangeon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated on the Jacques Coeur route only two hours away from Paris, this genuine house from the Sologne region offers rooms which have been entirely restored in the style of the region.We invite you to discover one of our 5 charming rooms and enjoy a wonderful stay with friends or family.We will make sure you receive the warmest welcome at Bas Guilly and we will be happy to show you our 8 hectares 19th century property and our wonderful region : Sologne. ... more   less 
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