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Residence de France

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  • Terrible6%
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“deluxe suite”(6 reviews)
“la residence”(5 reviews)
“baby bed”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

The location is excellent and the staff are all very helpful. This was our third trip to La Rochelle to support the fantastic annual marathon, having stayed at this hotel before we decided to stay again due to its location and previous experiences. But alas...More

2  Thank Jan F
Reviewed November 6, 2017

We stayed in a suite, in the old part of the hotel. The room was spacious and wel decorated. The room was very quite (we weren't on the street-side). The hotel provided a extra baby-bed without extra charges. The bathroom was large with bath and...More

1  Thank Laurent C
Response from Eric_Pujos, Propriétaire at Residence de FranceResponded November 8, 2017

Dear Sir, dear Madam, Thank you so much for your report ! It's always a real pleasure to read that everything went right and that our guest have been very happy of the hotel. We hope you made a safe way home and hope to...More

Reviewed October 24, 2017

We enjoyed this hotel in it's beautiful city-centre location. Short walk to the Port area where many of the restaurants are located catering for all budgets. It's location was really useful to us as we may not have seen some of the beautiful city architecture,...More

1  Thank maxwellcarter2016
Response from Eric_Pujos, Propriétaire at Residence de FranceResponded October 25, 2017

Dear Sir, please let me tell you how important it is to us to get excellent reports like yours. It is not always what happens, and it is a great and important thing for us to read sincere and good comments like this one. We...More

Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Out of the fact that the hotel is in an apparently unsafe area (a few meters from its door there are groups of drunken guys meeting every night) it is far to be on the five star level. Lack of elevators (the few working are...More

Thank GABRIEL D
Response from Eric_Pujos, Propriétaire at Residence de FranceResponded October 25, 2017

Dear Gabriel, we are very disapointed our hotel didn't meet your normal expectations. It is true that homeless people sometimes meet nearby - because it is the town center - however we never ever encountred any safety issues, neither us or our clients. We feel...More

Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

We were visiting La Rochelle with my gf for a weekend, we wanted to be fine so we got a room in this 5 *. Frankly it's not a level of a 5 * rather average 4 *. the pool closed without explanation, room very...More

Thank ViktorSlavet
Response from Eric_Pujos, Propriétaire at Residence de FranceResponded October 25, 2017

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your comment. We apologize for not meeting your expectations, although we don't understand how the room could be very small. Our smallest rooms are 25 sq.meters, wich is quite wide. And thanks for reporting the building looks great......More

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#8 Luxury Hotel in La Rochelle
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#8 Luxury Hotel in La Rochelle
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alanrh2014
October 24, 2017|
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Response from Eric_Pujos | Property representative |
Dear Sir, our carpark is a bit narrow but usually very safe for everyone. If you are coming with a very special car we can book for you a private space in the car park. So you will be very comfortable about it. Please feel... More
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MaidstoneWombat
January 18, 2017|
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Dear Sir, we are quite us to it, as long as your dog is well-educated, what he certainly is. Will you be coming with the cradle ? We look forward to hearing from you. Best regards
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Tom L
January 15, 2017|
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Response from Eric_Pujos | Property representative |
Dear Tom, unfortunately we do not have AC. But La Rochelle is a seaside town : air conditioning would be great during a couple of days in August, unuseful the rest of the year. We believe it is not an issue. Kind... More
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