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Hotel Palais Cardinal

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the times when I have been late away and early back, it appears St Em is pretty hellish in the day time, but in the evenings when the crowds have gone it is magical and the Palais Cardinal is a great place to stay to enjoy it. The hotel is situated right at the top of the main street... More 

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here 11-12 septembre. Hotel is SUPER. Nice, calm, beautiful. Kind, helpful staff. Located in the village and after long walking you may just come here and have rest. An interior is gorgeous - made as old french chic. Room is small but have enough for comfortable rest. No plastic window - old woody. Only one discomfort - loud... More 

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Thank Natalia F
Mansle, France
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11 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An extremely well located hotel for a stay in St Emilion. Very warm friendly staff, good clean rooms and good facilities. Also off street parking and a swimming pool added to the pluses. A small downside our rooms had no aircon, apart from this we had a great stay

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Takoma Park, Maryland
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

We stayed in a "luxury" room to ensure that we had a room with air conditioning. (I went to the hotel's website w/ translation for info on rooms with a/c.) The room we had was huge, with 2 twin beds pushed together, nice-enough linens, French doors overlooking a quiet garden, a bathroom w/ two sinks & tub (no stand-up shower),... More 

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Thank schecr0
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

We had a bicycle accident the Sunday evening we were in St. Emilion and arrived at the hotel with some distress. The pharmacy near by was closed and we were not sure where to go for supplies. The staff was very attentive to our needs and the desk clerk drove and got us supplies. What a blessing to have such... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

We arrived early and Gladys on the front desk couldn't be nicer. She got us towels and showed us to the pool and then let us know when our room was ready. The twin room was small but was fresh and the bathroom was very modern. The dinner in the evening was lovely. Our waiter made great recommendations and the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016

We stayed here one night in July as we decided to extend our stay in St. Emilion and our other hotel was fully booked. It was terribly hot and the hotel doesn't have AC - I'm sure it would have been fine outside of that heat wave, but we didn't get much sleep (even with a fan). The rooms are... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

I had read reviews that the rooms smelled like mildew but I couldn't believe it until I walked into our room. There was no AC and it was impossibly hot. Our room was super tiny, I think my closet at home might be bigger, but the pool was wonderful. We spent most of our time out by the pool relaxing.... More 

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Thank igiams
Saint-Remy-de-Provence, France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Having read a number of Trip Advisor reviews beforehand, it was with some trepidation as to what we would expect upon arrival. The hotel looks very pretty from the exterior; however inside is rather shabby and a bit like stepping back in time but not in a particularly good way. The room we were given was a nightmare as it... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

An otherwise great hotel, but suffers from an unprofessional and sometimes downright unhelpful staff. The rooms are small but clean and functional, with shower curtains and everything. The pool is fantastic, with immediate surroundings of a palace ruin and a lovely garden. I didn't try the restaurant - I saw the ratings have been low recently. Upon arrival we found... More 

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Additional Information about Hotel Palais Cardinal

Address: Place du 11 Novembre 1918 | 2 Rue Guadet, 33330 Saint-Emilion, France
Location: France > Aquitaine > Gironde > Saint-Emilion
Price Range: $125 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 27
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