I was in Cannes for the G-20 Meeting in November 2011 and the French government literally closed the shops and main streets near the event took place so it was rather like a dead city. Anyway, a colleague of mine had chosen this hotel for me and I wasn't disappointed at all!
The room was small, but way better than I had expected. The bed was cosy, heat was working just fine and the TV worked just okay. The bathroom looked like it had just been renovated and both hot and cold water were working properly. But the best thing is the Fragonard amenities they provided for us and was generously refilled every day. For me, this shows the hotel management knows what they were doing and how to really spoil their guests, even when the rate is so inexpensive.
There are several garden chairs in the small terrace in front of rooms. Too bad I was there in November but I thought it would be nice to hang there during summer.
The reception staff (if I am not mistaken, his name is John) is really welcoming and friendly. He was also very helpful and willing to donate his time to inform us about the good restaurants and places to go. He was a genuine conversationalist and looked like he actually liked making a conversation with the guests. When we wanted to eat out and it was raining, he lent us some umbrellas and when we came back with take outs, he let us eat together in the lobby and helped us moving some chairs and tables around.
The location is about 10 minutes walk from everything and there is a medium supermarket two blocks away. Overall, I would gladly to recommend this hotel to anyone!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The Logis RUC Hotel welcomes you for your stay in Cannes, in the department of Alpes-Maritimes on the Cote d'Azur. You will be seduced by this lovely house, combining tradition, calm and simplicity. Its 30 different rooms will ensure you a 3 star hotel comfort and will make you breath tranquility and well-being. Indeed, you will be able to choose between a Superior Room, a Comfort Room or a Standard Room in the main part of the building, as well as rooms giving access to a little Mediterranean garden. The hotel also has a lounge bar, a buffet breakfast, a library space and a meeting room for 20 people. The Logis Ruc Hotel is ideally situated in the residential suburb << La Californie>> : 5 minutes away from "La Croisette", "La rue d'Antibes" (the commercial street), "Le Palais des Festivals et de Congres" and from beaches. A sportive resort with swimming pool and tennis is only 2 minutes away from the hotel. ... more less
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