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Hotel de la Basilique

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Gold Coast, Qld Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This little gem of a hotel is in the centre of Albert. There were eight of us staying here and we were more than happy with our accommodation. The owners and staff were very helpful. The view from the front rooms overlooked the church and the main square. I would recommend this hotel to anyone coming to the battlefields as... More 

Thank Lynette S
Kingston, Canada
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62 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Terrific location to visit many battlefields and historic areas of France. Very quaint town. Easily walkable and this hotel is right in the city center. Right across from the Somme museum. Decent sized rooms, very clean though very basic. Walls are a little thin but its a suitable place for a night or two. The restaurant in the hotel is... More 

Thank Jaydub99
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

This is a restaurant I have used before but not for some years. If anything it is even better - the food and service is excellent and at lunchtime it was full of locals which is usually a good sign. The menu has a good choice - I had a steak which was first class.

Thank Andy T
Poortugaal, Netherlands
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61 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

We received a warm welcome by a good English speaking lady. The hotel has a good restuarant which was already fully booked but we could sit and eat outside. Good quality for reasnable price. Rooms are clean and ours had view on Basilique. Wifi works fine. You can park for free in neighbourhood. Somme16 museum is just across the street.... More 

Thank rolfv
New York
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30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We stayed two nights in a room looking right out on the Basilica. Double windows made it quiet and thick curtains made it dark. All the amenities were available (tea, etc.) and the bed was super comfortable. The hosts were charming and kind. The restaurant downstairs is terrific, even for a vegetarian one of our party.

Thank Nansichka
Dunmore East, Ireland
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344 reviews
85 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

This was an impulsive choice based on nothing more than proximity and limited time available so had low expectations - particularly because of the plaque on the wall outside that stated that it was part of a two star hotel.The quality, presentation and taste of the food was very good and it is at times like this when you have... More 

Thank DominicDeBurca
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63 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

This is really a restaurant with rooms. The reason I have been coming here for 20 years is a) the dining room - which is excellent b) location - smack in the middle of the Somme battlefield c) the pleasant welcome from Sandy and Didier. The 10 rooms are fine - clean and light. But they are modest. My clients,... More 

Thank nickyarthur
Gillingham, United Kingdom
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

We have struggled to find good accommodation directly in the battlefield area and as we were visiting with my partners parents we didn't want to risk the accommodation. We have eaten at hotel de la Basilique on a number of occasions but never stayed. The rooms are perfect for staying on or near to the battlefield sites with the main... More 

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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

This is an ideal base for exploring the Somme and Ancre Valley battlefields. You can park in the street outside. The hotel is a bit basic but is well maintained and comfortable. The restaurant is well supported by the locals, always a good sign.

1 Thank Colin M
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

Really nice clean hotel in the centre of Albert. Close to quite a few war memorial sites and facilities in the town. The food was superb for our evening meal. A good choice of wines and near by bars. The breakfast was a good continental breakfast with choice of cold meats and cereal. To recommend this hotel I would stay... More 

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we are happy to welcome you, the authentic 10 rooms offer comfort and relaxation. The restaurant propose a regional and traditional cooking, and the possibility to eat outside in front of Basilica ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel de la Basilique

Address: 3 rue Gambetta, 80300 Albert, France
Location: France > Picardy > Somme > Albert
Price Range: $98 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel de la Basilique 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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