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    Fontevraud L'Hotel

    le Prieure Saint Lazare 38 rue Saint Jean de l Habit, 49590 Fontevraud-l'Abbaye, France
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent67%
    • Very good20%
    • Average6%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “unique hotel” (4 reviews)
    “entire site” (2 reviews)
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We have stayed at other abbeys before, but nothing so completely monastically modernized as Fontevraud. All but two (there are two suites) of the rooms are exactly alike...small like a monk's cell, but well fitted out with an excellent bathroom. The public rooms are beautifully...More

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    Response from Olivier C, Responsable relations publiques at Fontevraud L'Hotel

    Dear Ken, I am glad to read that you had a great time with us. I thank you for having shared your experience on TripAdvisor. Kind regards. Olivier Châble

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Fontevraud L'Hotel has the most amazing location. On the grounds of a 12th century abbey that was once the largest in France and the burial place of Richard the Lionheart and Eleanor of Aquitaine. Closed following the Revolution and later reopened as a maximum security...More

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    Response from Olivier C, Responsable relations publiques at Fontevraud L'Hotel

    Dear guests, We thank you for having shared you enthusiasm on TripAdvisor. The monument is also a Cultural Center. Our website publishes the list of concerts, art exhibitions, all accessible for guests of the hotel. Some of the cultural events are free. Kind regards. Olivier...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    OK so our room was at a reduced price - possibly the smallest room we have ever stayed in. Spotless, lovely view, smallish bed, great shower and expensive breakfast. €16 each for a continental breakfast was a tad steep but the surroundings were wonderful. Bearing...More

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    Response from Olivier C, Responsable relations publiques at Fontevraud L'Hotel

    Dear Janet, We thank you for having shared your experience on TripAdvisor. We are glad to read that you have overall enjoyed your stay with us. The smallest rooms are effectively a bit cheaper, but all rooms have the same level of comfort and services....More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Unlike every other luxury hotel in France we've been to (and where our furry friend has been made most welcome) this hotel bans pets. However whilst this is the prerogative of the hotel owner the issue is that this 'unusual for France' policy is not...More

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    Response from Olivier C, Responsable relations publiques at Fontevraud L'Hotel

    Dear guests, We are sorry to read that you have been disappointed. Pets, that we really love, are effectively not allowed to come into the Abbey. The ban is not just for the hotel, but for all the historical complexe. Fontevraud Abbey is protected by...More

    Reviewed 4 February 2017

    We stayed 2 nights at the start of our Loire Chateau and Abbey sightseeing. The youthful reception staff all spoke commendable English and made sure we could find our way around. The hotel breakfast was one of the best we had during our journey. Dined...More

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    Response from Olivier C, Responsable relations publiques at Fontevraud L'Hotel

    Dear Hobart, We thank you for sharing your experience. As a cultural center, the royal abbey organises many shows, concerts and exhibitions all over the year. All informations are available on our website. Olivier Châble

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$ 146 - US$ 185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
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    Dining (97)
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    Nadine C
    y a t'il une bouilloire dans la chambre? Merci de votre réponse car nous avons de jeunes enfants et un peu de liquide chaud en journée est toujours un plus. Y a t'il un mini frigo, également Merci
    29 December 2016|
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    Response from Accueil2014 | Property representative |
    Bonjour Madame, Nous n'avons pas de bouilloire dans la chambre, mais pouvons en mettre une à votre disposition. Nous avons aussi, dans un de nos salons, une cafetière expresso que vous pouvez utiliser à votre... More
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    Olivier C
    Bonjour, Je vous remercie de votre intérêt pour notre établissement. Nos amis les animaux ne sont hélas pas autorisés ni dans l'enceinte de l'Abbaye Royale ni à Fontevraud L'Hôtel Bien cordialement. Olivier Châble
    8 March 2016|
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    Response from Olivier C | Property representative |
    Bonsoir M. Couvreur, Ce message ne vous était pas,destiné, je répondais à un message sur le forum, je suis aussi surpris que vous de le voir ici. M. Bailly, Directeur Hospitalité de Fontevraud vous a t-il contacté... More
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    alissia332
    Les animaux domestiques sont -ils autorisés ?
    4 March 2016|
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    Response from Olivier C | Property representative |
    Bonsoir, nos amis les animaux ne sont pas autorisés, ni dans l'hôtel, ni dans l'abbaye. Bien cordialement.
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