This hotel is located at the back of the yachting marina, away from the main attractions of the area and about 15 minutes walk from a very busy and not particularly nice beach. In general we were very disappointed with Port Camargue and if we returned to this area, we would certainly stay in Saintes-Maries which is a much more pleasant town with a nicer beach and better faciliites. However, all this is of course not the fault of the hotel and probably down to our own lack of research prior to leaving!
Turning to the hotel itself, the room we had was large enough (we had a suite) but we found it very dark and dusty. The bathroom had some bizarre layout and design features which meant that the floor was almost constantly wet. There was a possibility to sit on the terrace at the front of the room but the gardens are shared with everybody else so there is no privacy at all. Basically what you are staying in looks like converted horse stables situated around a central grass courtyard.
Breakfast was chaotic. The buffet seemed to be permanently empty and the staff were always playing catch-up. We didn't eat here in the evenings- driving into Le Grau du Roi is a much better option.
We didn't find the staff particularly friendly and there seemed to be too few of them. They just couldn't cope.
The swimming pool was fine enough. There are also spa facilities here but we didn't use these.
Compared to what we paid when we stayed up near the Pont du Gard, before coming here, and what we paid at Saintes-Maries, where we went afterwards, this place is terribly expensive and poor value.
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