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Hotel Abbaye de Talloires

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a wonderful relaxing hotel/monastery , very comfortable and quiet . The smell of waxed floors and the small entry doors to the rooms will be in my memory forever. Charming place. Went for dinner at Pere Bise so can not tell you about the restaurant

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Thank Hendrikus W
dsk53, Directeur général at Hotel Abbaye de Talloires, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your nice review. You definitly missed a nice experience in our restaurant - a reason to come back perhaps? We would be glad to welcoming you in Abbaye again. In 2018 we will celebrate a 1000 years of existance, it will be very nice occasion to stay with us again. Sincerly yours Dunja Kirchner General... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Best possible location on the lake. Swim from the hotels private pier. Eat breakfast or dinner in a superb and stunning garden. Service friendly and impeccable. Fast internet. No traffic, totally quiet and relaxing. Will be back.

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Thank Bjørn S
dsk53, Directeur général at Hotel Abbaye de Talloires, responded to this review

Dear Bjoern, thank you for these nice words. Do come back, we are already waiting for you! Warmest regards from sunny Talloires Dunja Kirchner General manager More 

Kent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely loved this hotel, I didn't want to leave! Waking up to a view over Lake Annecy was a memorable moment.This rooms are former monks cells in an ancient monastery, and surprisingly big rooms especially the suites which are wonderful. The restaurant is fabulous, gourmet meals, gastronomic in the true sense of the word and as for the wine, don't... More 

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dsk53, Directeur général at Hotel Abbaye de Talloires, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for this incredible review! We were very happy to host you and are already looking forward to welcoming you back. Abbaye de Talloires is indeed a very special place: everything is united to make your stay a unique experience - the beauty of the surroundings, the history, the service, the quality of the cuisine, the actvities....... You... More 

High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

We stayed for two nights and wished we'd booked for longer. We were upgraded to a suite without asking, and had a solid room and view. The Staff were excellent, and the location breathtaking. We were not able to dine in, but there are many other high quality restaurants in the locality that were first class.

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Thank Robert W
dsk53, Directeur général at Hotel Abbaye de Talloires, responded to this review

Dear guest, we were delighted to have you among us. Thank you for your compliments, we work hard to give our best to the clients and when we see that our efforts paid, we are sincerly satisfied. It is a pity that you couldn't dine in our restaurant, its quality makes the whole experience even nicer. But perhaps we will... More 

Croydon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

A fairytale wedding to attend as friends of the bride's parents, the setting was stunning, looking out over the lake. The rooms were full of character as you would expect in a former monastery, and the amenities were all there to be enjoyed. The food was superb, although this was for the wedding so might possibly not be typical, but... More 

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dsk53, Directeur général at Hotel Abbaye de Talloires, responded to this review

Dear guest, it was lovely to have you among us for such a great occasion, we are delighted that you have enjoyed your stay. Thank you for your positive remarks, our team appreciates them very much. In fact it is completely different story to cook for a wedding party or for individual guests. For both ways our Chef receives a... More 

bucharest
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Very nice staff, perfect location, room size ok, but ... even the room was recently renewed, the doors were not closing, the design is very, very poor, fireplace in the room was decorated with some used candles?!? The so called SPA center is a joke, the sauna is max for 2 persons and very old... Concluding, if the price would... More 

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dsk53, Directeur général at Hotel Abbaye de Talloires, responded to this review

Dear client, I am extremely sorry to read your remarks because I have the feeling that you haven't chosen the right hotel for your stay. We have tried to explain you that also while talking to you directly, but unfortunately we haven't suceed it. We have a house dating form 1681, a national monument above all and not everything can... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

Lovely old charm building overlooking the Lake that is joining Annecy. This hotel belonged to the monks since the 17th century, but they are long gone,to be replaced by tourists from all over Europe and the World. It's a nice place to rest and enjoy Talloires in the back drop of the French Alps!! Rooms are very nice,bathroom terrific with... More 

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Thank Charles O
dsk53, Directeur général at Hotel Abbaye de Talloires, responded to this review

Dear Mr C, thank you for your warm comments. It was lovely having you in Abbaye with us. Our rooms are in fact nice although all different, also in size, so it can happend that you get a smaller room (the monks have left their food prints all over, of course!) but very cosy and with fantastic views. The advantage... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

Enchanting venue. Spectaculars views. Excellent base for sightseeing the area & other activities. Perfect base for cycling nearby passes or around the lake. Also, the dining experience is truly sensational, especially out on the terrace during the warmer months. Sommelier really nailed the local wine matching. Highly recommended!

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dsk53, Directeur général at Hotel Abbaye de Talloires, responded to this review

Dear guest, we are delighted to read your kind recommendation of Abbaye de Talloires! You are right, it really is a very special place in a very special spot of the Lake Annecy. Sport activities around the hotel are endless, Annecy is fabulous for the sightseeing, there are just so many things to do here and cycling is definitely one... More 

Gliwice, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

The hotel is just perfect! It's located in perfect spot and uses all benefits from it - you can spend some time in beautifull garden, eat in really lovely restaurat that serves what you need to feel like a king of the world ;) Rooms are big and nice, everything is prepared to give you the best staying ever :)

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dsk53, Directeur général at Hotel Abbaye de Talloires, responded to this review

Dear guest, there is nothing else to add to your kind remarks! Huge thank you, please come back, we are renovating and refurbishing to make everything even nicer and better. Best regards from Abbaye Dunja Kirchner General manager More 

Sonora, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

The Abbey or Abbaye is a several hundred years old hotel and restaurant on Lake Annecy in the town of Talloires. Cezanne was a guest there one summer and painted the beautiful landscape and landmarks of the lake. So its no wonder the hotel sports an art gallery with some very cool pieces. Besides the hotel, there is the wonderful... More 

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Thank William F
dsk53, Directeur général at Hotel Abbaye de Talloires, responded to this review

Hello, I am not sure if we are the oldest hotel in France, one of them for sure, espacially if we take in consideration that the monks were the hoteliers too! Thank you for your compliments. This year we are celebrating 120 years of Cezanne's stay in Abbaye, we have created a special offer to honour this date! There will... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Talloires, the most beautiful place on Lake Annecy is the home to the Abbaye de Talloires, one of the most extraordinary hotels in Annecy. It has everything: centuries of history, a long list of celebrities who have stayed there such as Mark Twain, Paul Cezanne and Jean Reno amongst many others. Fine dining is assured with the Aux Jardins des Delices gourmet restaurant and the light cuisine with the La Table de Cezanne brasserie-restaurant at lunchtime during summer. The historical wine cellar is filled with hidden treasures. Rooms and suites, each one different from the other are offering breathtaking views. The cosy and welcoming Spa; the vaulted bar for romantic evenings; the pontoon equipped with beach beds to escape the world, a wide choice of cultural and sporting activities and so many more. But, above all, it's the people who work here that make this hotel such a special place to stay, the Abbaye de Talloires is the only hotel in France to win twice ( 2009 and 2013 ) 4* et 5* Hotel Customers Trophy Award for its quality of service! ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Abbaye de Talloires

Address: 2 Chemin des Moines | Le Port, 74290 Talloires, France
Location: France > Rhone-Alpes > Haute-Savoie > Talloires
Price Range: $207 - $792 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Abbaye de Talloires 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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