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Le Gros Bec

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Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I booked two apartments for two nights in this hotel, through "Myrysji Tours" in Suriname. The apartments have all amenities needed for a longer stay in Kourou - perhaps useful for those on a business trip. There was nothing wrong with the apartment I stayed in. However, the other apartment had a few deficiencies. A very bright lamppost was next...

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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 10 August 2015

I spent sevaral weeks here, while working at the Guyana Space Centre. Its little flats are well furnished, with air conditioning, microwave oven, fridge and induction hobs. It has a very useful private parking and provide a loundry service. The flat is cleaned three times per week. The only problem I had was the free internet connection service, it sucks...

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Green Bay, WI
Reviewed 18 December 2014

I just completed another super stay at this property while in Kourou to announce Arianespace mission VA 221. The hotel is spotless...the cleaning staff at this property is very good. The management of the Le Gros Bec treat guests like family. They will go out of their way to address even the smallest of issues you might have. As always,...

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Green Bay, WI
Reviewed 17 September 2014

I was at the Le Gros Bec September 5-12, 2014 for another Ariane 5 rocket launch. This was my second stay at the property...and I can say without reservation that the Le Gros Bec is THE NUMBER ONE PLACE TO STAY IN KOUROU!! The rooms are HUGE (I had a one bedroom apartment)...they feature loft bedrooms...a nice kitchen...living room area...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 9 August 2013

I took a drive to Kourou to play a round of golf and had made a reservation for 2 nights in Le Gros Bec. The lady in the reception was very nice and made also a booking for me to a "Ile de Salut" -Island. I had a very big apartment, with sleeping area in the second floor. After some...

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Green Bay, WI
Reviewed 1 April 2013

I have stayed at virtually every hotel in Kourou,,,and Le Gros Bec is at the top!! VERY safe and clean...I love the room lay-out (bathroom/kitchen/living room on main floor and bedroom in a second floor loft)...HUGE rooms..,SUPER COLD AC (a MUST in Kourou)...even the Wi-Fi was pretty good (only a couple re-boots needed in 6 days),,, The only thing I...

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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Address: 56 Rue Du Docteur Floch, Kourou 97310, French Guiana
Region: French Guiana > Arrondissement of Cayenne > Kourou
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Room number 10 is ok. Avoid room number 3 at any cost!”
 of 5 bubbles sofke8868b, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“They all are good bi-level rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Wildblueharry1, 18 Dec 2014 | Read review
“They are all GREAT!!”
 of 5 bubbles Wildblueharry1, 17 Sep 2014 | Read review
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