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Hotel Francois 1er Urban Style

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Housed in a building of the XVI century, the Urban Style Francois Ier Hotel is situated in the heart of the historic quarter of La Rochelle, 5 minutes walk from the Old Port and local market. This charm hotel is unique on its sector. Here blow the spirit of the stone and the music. Its 36 rooms open on the universe of a known or emergent artist. In a quiet and serene atmosphere, join the expression of the music, the cinema, the painting, the street art and the photography. Urban Style Francois Ier Hotel offers comfortable rooms, for 1 to 5 people, all equipped with satellite television and Canal +; Two of them are accessible to people with reduced mobility. The hotel also offers free Wi-Fi, a public Internet connection in the lobby, a breakfast buffet, a 24-hour front desk and a private parking available by reservation. The hotel is in the center of the town and is within walking distance of the beach, parks, several shops, restaurants and lively bars. The Francois Ier Hotel is also close to attractions such as the Aquarium, which is a 15 minutes walk or accessible by bus.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
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Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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172Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
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The room is a cupboard, small and quite dark, not even well lit. A super noisy vent in the room will annoy you to no end. This is by far the noisiest room I have ever stayed in!!! There's quite a loud background noise in the room that you can't turn off!!!! If you want to lock
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Immaculately clean and extremely well presented hotel. Very arty and retro. Staff very helpful. Finding it on GPS was another problem. Roads closed and diversion on the many one way streets of La Rochelle. Parking the car at the hotel was good and secure, but you pay extra for
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Great hotel for a couple of nights in La Rochelle. We had a John Lennon room, which is rather small. The breakfast buffet offers all you need to start your day. the staff is helpful in finding good restaurants. Luggage drop off could be made easier by opening the hotel car
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Excellent welcome at a beautiful hotel. I was received in style and hosted in a very original room with a giant poster if the Beatles on one wall. Very clean, furniture arrangement very stylish, very kind and devoted staff. Will visit again. I recommend.
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Nice small cozy hotel in the centre of La Rochelle. Cool interior design! In the corridor you may find interesting books about famous artitsts. We reserved late on the webpage and got an free room upgrade.
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The John Lennon Room
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Bonjour, notre établissement propose un parking privé et sécurisé, celui-ci est en supplément à 15,00 € par nuit. Il est nécessaire de le réserver avant votre arrivée à l'hôtel.
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"Ask for a lower floor if you have luggage."
"Don't bother we were shown another room but it was exactly the same"
"Check bicycle storage costs, room 14 tiny"
"Rooms on the second floor have lovely views"
"Our rooms were top floor - absolutely fine."
$78 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
francois 1er hotel
FranceNouvelle-AquitaineCharente-MaritimeLa Rochelle
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