This was booked for Valentine's on the basis that it was classified as a 'romantic' stay. It was anything but. The stone-floored building was cold. There were 2 radiators in our room but Madame advised us that the temperature for one was fixed at a low heat and couldn't be increased whilst the other would 'come on' later in the evening. It did but was turned off again and we had no control over any of them. Even when the radiators were on, the room which was wooden-floored and airy, was cold. The little electric fan provided hardly made a dint in the cold ensuite shower room which was separated from the room by a thin piece of curtain. We had the metal shutters down over the windows in order to keep out the cold but the winds buffeted against them the entire night.
We were provided with a piece of soap and a quarter-full cheap men's shower gel which I suspect was left behind by a previous guest and less than a full toilet roll which we'd run out of by the next morning.
'Breakfast' consisted of hot coffee and water in thermos flasks, milk, 1 sachet of hot chocolate, a couple of cold croissants and pieces of baguette which according to my other half, was 'cakey'.
I can't have bread so asked if Madame if she had any cereal for us and she came out with 2 packs of coco pops, apologising and saying that she had only 2 left to give us.
Throughout the stay, the impression we were given was of a penny-pinching owner who was more concerned about spending as little as possible on her guests as possible than providing comfortable accommodation.
I think if you're going to charge EUR80 for a night (outside Berk town centre) during winter, then either do it well and have the heating on and serve a decent breakfast or don't open up for winter at these prices.
At EUR80, this was a rip-off.
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