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Hotel San Carlu Citadelle

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Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I actually stayed in a very modern, air-conditioned one bedroomed apartment down the street from this hotel for 2 weeks. I had to collect the keys for the apartment from the reception at this hotel BUT I DID NOT STAY at this hotel so this review is for the excellent apartment. I had an early flight which arrived at Ajaccio... More 

Thank Primrose7
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

We arrived at the hotel at night and were welcomed by a nice night watchman. We stayed in a family room of about 20 square meters. The room was clean and very quiet (a view of an alley). The hotel location is perfect, 3 min to the nearest sandy beach and the hotel street is transformed into a nice restaurant... More 

Thank John Espen K
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Room was simple and basic but spotlessly clean and well maintained. Good value for money and a great location. Would not suit those looking for a luxury holiday but perfect if you're looking for a safe and comfortable base to explore the lovely town of Ajaccio and surrounds. Agree with reviewers who noted that it can be noisy but to... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

The hotel is very reasonable value for money. The room is small but overlooks the citadelle. The bathroom is good. Staff are pleasant. Free street parking outside if you're early enough. Good for a night.

Thank TukoPomojaAustralia
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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

It will cost about 25 euros to get to tue hotel from the airport. It is conveniently located, close to shops and pier but it can get noisy as it is close to the bars. Ask for rooms on the 3rd or 4th floor so you can see through the citadel and have sea view.

Thank mwttsoi
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

This is a nice hotel facing the Ajaccio bay, very close to the old town with many restaurants, bars, and to all the key attractions (such as Bonaparte museum, Musee Fesch, etc.). Hotel is very quiet at night. Staff is very nice and friendly and helpful. Many great restaurants just on the street right next to the hotel. The breakfast... More 

Thank mytravelnotes
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

We had an excellent room with a great view toward the Citadelle. The (free) wi-fi signal was very weak in our room. Trouble connecting and dropping out. If wi-fi is a "must" when you are choosing your hotel, think carefully before selecting here. We let reception know of this issue and were met with a lack of interest.

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Monroe, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

The location is good for visiting the port and the old section of the city. The hotel itself is an renovated older building. The rooms are small and the bathroom is also small but OK for two people. We had a view of the citadel but it is through a window so you need to stand at the window to... More 

1 Thank DianaJoan
Concord, California
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

My room was spartan, but had a nice view and a comfortable bed. The breakfast was passable. The daytime receptionist at the front desk was unpleasant and difficult to deal with. She definitely tipped my experience of the hotel into negative territory. I would not stay at this hotel again.

1 Thank Anneksp
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

This hotel is right in the centre of Ajaccio so is perfectly located for enjoying all that it has to offer. Parking nearby could be tricky but was never an issue for us. The room was large and very clean and the staff always friendly and helpful. We would definitely stay here again if we were to return to Ajaccio.

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hotel San Carlu Citadelle

Address: 8 boulevard Danielle Casanova | en face de la citadelle d'Ajaccio, 20000 Ajaccio, Corsica, France
Location: France > Corsica > Corse-du-Sud > Ajaccio
Price Range: $91 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel San Carlu Citadelle 3*
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Hotel San Carlu Citadelle Ajaccio, Corsica
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#5 Business Hotel in Ajaccio
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Ajaccio
#8 Family Hotel in Ajaccio
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