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Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Rooms were clean, the reception staff was very friendly and gave us some very good tips on where to dine and what to see in Caen. The garage is a bit tricky to park but they park the car for you if needed. Good location. Would stay there again.

Thank Carine D
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This is an excellent location if you want to walk around Caen, they have some parking spots available on site if you have a rental. The staff was very helpful when I asked for restaurant recommendations, even providing a map. The breakfast in the morning had a large variety of options for food and beverages. The room was very comfortable...

Thank Lizz H
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I stayed at this hotel in 2008 for 4 nights for work, then for 1 night this past September with my family. The buffet breakfast is excellent, the front desk staff are wonderful, and I even managed to enjoy a drink at the bar that same night in September. It's an easy walk from the hotel to the large Sunday...

1Thank idholness
Direction-BWModerne, Responsable commercial at BEST WESTERN Moderne, responded to this review

Dear Idholness, Thank you for your kind comment regarding your stay at Best Western Hôtel Moderne. It is a great honor to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to welcome you again soon. Kind regards,

Reviewed 21 October 2016

Everything was OK but I can't notice something special. Good place to stay in Caen. The location of the hotel is excellent, the staff is English-speaking (it was very important for our family), rooms are quite comfortable. If you stay there you'll be in 2 minutes from the Cathedral and the Castle

1Thank Anniutushka
Direction-BWModerne, Responsable commercial at BEST WESTERN Moderne, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review about your stay in our hotel. We took note that you enjoyed the place and that you found our services rather satisfying. You made a very short stay with us and the most important is that we were able to bring you a good level of comfort. Thank you again...

Ashburn, Virginia
Reviewed 28 September 2016

The hotel room was nicely decorated with plenty of room for a large bed and a small bed accommodations. Great location and within walking distance to restaurants and historical sites. The internet worked great (my husband has to work on vacation). The morning meal offered by the hotel for additional cost was worth it for us. My daughter and I...

1Thank Goldierose
Direction-BWModerne, Responsable commercial at BEST WESTERN Moderne, responded to this review

Dear Goldierose, Thank you for your kind review about your stay with us. We are glad that you were satified with the triple room and all our services. It is very nice to hear that you enjoyed those few days in Normandy and we hope your comment will help other travelers like you. Kind regards,

Hope, Idaho
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Great room in the heart of Caen. Excellent, friendly, helpful staff. Easy walking distance to a wide variety of restaurants, the Chateau, churches, the boat basin, abbeys and more. Active nightlife, but not too loud in the room. Very clean room, excellent bath, and communal spaces. Could not have been more pleased. Very reasonable prices, as well.

1Thank David S
Direction-BWModerne, Responsable commercial at BEST WESTERN Moderne, responded to this review

Dear David S, Thank you for your kind review about your stay at our hotel. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope your review will help other travelers as well. Kind regards,

Radlett, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Finding the parking was bit tricky but we managed it with the signs eventually and it's a fabulous place for motorbikes as it's in a secure underground location underneath the hotel. Watch the head height though it's a bit low! Reception was excellent, very helpful and chatty every time we went past. Location is super with easy access to the...

Thank Zoe B
Direction-BWModerne, Responsable commercial at BEST WESTERN Moderne, responded to this review

Dear Zoe B, Thank you for your kind review about your stay in our hotel. We are happy you enjoyed your stay and that you find our parking convenient for your motorbike. The hotel's parking can accomodate cars up to 1m75, motorbikes and bikes (limited spots/upon reservation).For the access, the best way is to enter the Boulevard Maréchal Leclerc which...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

A great location (with parking if you are brave enough to follow the signs) and with great staff. We were received very well and had great conversations at the bar with very welcome Single Malts in generous measures to satisfy this Scot! Highly recommended.

Thank Bob S
Direction-BWModerne, Responsable commercial at BEST WESTERN Moderne, responded to this review

Dear Bob S, Thank you for your kind recommendation about our hotel. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to have made your stay memorable. Looking forward to welcoming you again. Kind regards,

Cirencester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2016

An excellent hotel. Very centrally place with good walking access to all amenities. Reception was excellent. Very friendly, efficient and helpful. The rooms were good - everything that you needed. Despite being in the centre of town it was very quiet. Breakfast was excellent. Car parking is available - once you find it !

Thank Trevor G
Direction-BWModerne, Responsable commercial at BEST WESTERN Moderne, responded to this review

Dear Trevor, Thank you so much for your review about your recent stay in our hotel. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay in Caen and we hope to welcome you again. Kind regards,

Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Staff here are so helpful just ask. location is handy for driving around Normandy not difficult to to ring road and reasonably priced car park (republique) just around the corner. Tip parking at Republique between 20.00 and 10.00 ish is about half the price of the hotels car park.

Thank George B
Direction-BWModerne, Responsable commercial at BEST WESTERN Moderne, responded to this review

Dear George, Thank you for your comment about your stay in Caen. We are happy that you enjoyed our location and we forwarded your nice appraciation to our staff. We hope that your review will help other travelers who may plan a trip to our beautiful city. Kind regards,

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel BEST WESTERN Moderne is a 4* one located in the real historical center of the city of Caen, close to the castle of William the Conqueror, or the stores like Galeries Lafayette, and at few kilometers from the first landing beaches. Our hotel is a smoke-free environment and all the rooms are no-smoking. All the rooms are fitted with satellite TV, free access WIFI, safe, minibar, heating/air conditioning system, and a courtesy tray with tea and coffee at the disposal of every clients. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Moderne

Address: 116 boulevard Marechal Leclerc, 14000 Caen, France
Region: France > Normandy > Basse-Normandie > Calvados > Caen
Price Range: ₹ 7,519 - ₹ 12,630 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Moderne 4*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Best Western Moderne Hotel Caen
Best Western Hotel Moderne
Best Western Caen
Caen Best Western
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Caen
#4 Romantic Hotel in Caen
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“the elevators are stairs are great for seniors in addition to young families”
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“Ask for a room third floor or higher facing the street. Quiet picturesque street scenes.”
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“City hotels can be noisey if you leave the window open.”
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“The first or second floors are best as you likely will take the stairs with the slow elevator.”
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“The Lift is very slow so some people may prefer rooms on lower floors however the Breakfast Room is on the 5th floor”
 of 5 bubbles RonW409, 7 Jul 2015 | Read review
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