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Hotel le Cara Sol

#1 of 1 Hotels in Elne
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newbury
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

We initially planned to stay three nights at le Cara Sol but just before setting out had to extend our stay to five nights - we wondered if we had been wise. We need not have worried. The old part of Elne is on a hill top and the hotel was beautifully situated to take advantage of stunning views across... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

We have eaten at the restaurant a number of times and this time we decided to stay overnight on a B&B basis. The hotel owners and staff were very friendly and welcoming, the room was modern, clean and very cosy. We will be back in the future in the summer to experience the wonderful views yet again

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Have eaten here before and have enjoyed it. Recent change in ownership has seen refurb of the restaurant. Now very modern, and the food is modern too. Good quality - bit pricey but worth it. Service needs to improve a bit - and quite slow with the food. We ate inside, but there is a very nice external terrace with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Clean and modern with very reliable wifi. The Cara Sol is set in a fabulous very convenient town. Elne allows you easy access to the mountains and the beach. The breakfast is fresh and plentiful and the evening menu is comprehensive. The views from the bedrooms are just fabulous. A really lovely hotel.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We have stayed at the Cara Sol about 5 times and have always been very impressed by the quality of food, accommodation and ambience provided by John Sutcliffe and his team. However, John has sold the business to a French couple and we happened to arrive on John's last day (30th June) and stayed for the first 4 days under... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

This hotel has been described as a little gem in a number of reviews and I have to totally agree. We stayed here for one night at the end of May 2015 and on arrival found the room was fresh and clean, with great views. The food at dinner was excellent. Host and owner John was very helpful and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We returned to the Cara Sol for 3 days at the end of May. On this occasion we managed to catch some fine weather and were able to enjoy the fabulous views of the Pyrenees from the hotel's lovely terrace. It is an excellent base for touring the area which is full of interest.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We stayed here for a couple of nights in July on our road trip through France and Spain. We wanted to stay somewhere not too far from the beaches but far enough away for peace and quiet and nice views. Cara Sol is a great place and the owner works hard to ensure his guests and restaurant customers are well... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

Family of four ate here at 2:30pm.. Considering other restaurant in this peaceful town were finished we were delighted to find somewhere open! To our delight the food here was fab! The nicest we have had on our trip here in France. Service was great too. Well done & keep up the great service!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I stayed here with a small group in the area for work, it was an absolute delight to stay at the hotel. Everything felt clean, stylish, tasteful and designed with the guests in mind. Our room was gorgeous, with views of the countryside and a simple, fresh design which I love. The food is really outstanding, a small, well chosen... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Hotel le Cara Sol

Address: 10 boulevard Illiberis, 66200 Elne, France
Location: France > Languedoc-Roussillon > Pyrenees-Orientales > Elne
Price Range: $95 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel le Cara Sol 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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