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Hotel de Bourbon - Mercure de Bourges

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Just like when we stayed here last year, the "Privilege" room in this hotel was disappointing. The seating area and furniture were all tired. The toilet was a huge surprise - streaks of limescale down the pan and in the bottom leaving an unpleasant colouring. (I am not saying it was dirty, but limescale is easy to remove and it...

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Blackpool, England
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We stayed on our way from South of France back to England. This is lovely hotel. with a very welcoming reception, all of whom speak English. We had a very nice room with plenty of space. Breakfast the following morning was excellent. What more could you want !!

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Bungay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Bourges, right in the centre of France, is worth a visit, particularly if you stay at Hotel de Bourbon. It's housed in an elegant old convent, beautifully converted and staffed by the most charming and helpful young people. Eat (very well!) in the attached restaurant in the semi-ruined and imaginatively reconstucted convent chapel. An overnight here is an experience in...

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 June 2016

From previous reviews we knew that this hotel was regarded as rather shabby and tired and so our expectations were lower than say our very positive experience of the Accor Hotel in Chatres. Our bedroom was spacious and comfortable (even if the quirky roof line made access difficult to some parts) but the bathroom was of a poor standard and...

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HBOURBON, Pierre Leclercq, Assistant Manager at Hotel de Bourbon - Mercure de Bourges, responded to this review

Dear graham_c_willis, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Hôtel de Bourbon Mercure Bourges. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. At Mercure, we strive to provide a superior service experience for every customer; therefore your feedback is very important to...

Reviewed 20 June 2016

Room sizes are typical for Europe, very clean and modern. Centrally located for easy access to places of interest by foot. The town is shut down on Sunday and Monday which happened to be my days off during this business trip. The hotel bar was open and had 2 tapas selections. Staff was very helpful and courteous, the hotel restaurant...

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HBOURBON, Pierre Leclercq, Assistant Manager at Hotel de Bourbon - Mercure de Bourges, responded to this review

Dear Kimau1, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Hôtel de Bourbon Mercure Bourges. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of...

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

We arrived at this hotel after a 6 hour drive and were offered no assistance with our bags or finding our room. This is in contrast to every other hotel or guest house we have stayed in in France where the host has always offered assistance. The room is OK. But the worst part is that for a Mercure hotel,...

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HBOURBON, Pierre Leclercq, Assistant de direction at Hotel de Bourbon - Mercure de Bourges, responded to this review

Dear Chewy1955, Thank you for taking time to leave your comment about your stay in our hotel. First regarding your arrival, usually when our guest when at the reception for the check-in and ask assistance for their bags or finding the way to the room, we provide them with a real pleasure ! Did you Ask for any assistance ?...

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 May 2016

5th stay at this hotel. Booked a standard room this time (previously had a superior room). A little smaller but adequate size. Room had a shower enclosure (which we prefer) rather than a shower over bath. Easy to check in/out. Rooms have minibar and a mini safe. Will be staying here again. Restaurant (in form of a brasserie) is independent...

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HBOURBON, Pierre Leclercq, Assistant general manager at Hotel de Bourbon - Mercure de Bourges, responded to this review

Dear johnhs510, Thanks you for your fidelity in our hotel, we are very pleased to have loyal guest like you in our hotel. As you have seen, we have actually a refubishment who will ended in March 2017. I will share your comment with my team. We look to welcome you soon in your second home in Bourges. Sincerely

Poilhes, France
Reviewed 12 May 2016

A great place to stay on the way from the North of France when heading to the Languedoc. We were greeted with a beautiful converted monastery in great surroundings and plenty of secure parking. It is better to ask for a larger room as the space is enormous. The Restaurant would seem to be the old Chapel which has been...

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HBOURBON, Pierre Leclercq, Assistant de direction at Hotel de Bourbon - Mercure de Bourges, responded to this review

Dear Bob P, Thanks for the sweet word, i will share it with my team quickly. Effectively we have a wondeful place with the monastery which have been keeping and the restaurant in the old Chapel. We look forward to hearing from you for a future stay in Bourges on your way to the Languedoc ! Sincerely

Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

We stopped overnight at this very elegant and well situated but badly managed hotel. A 4 star hotel does not do the following: Omit to leave a tv remote control in the room. Have a hot water temperature too low for a decent wet shave. Fail to offer a vegetarian option on the menu. Have a ludicrously complex password for...

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HBOURBON, Pierre Leclercq, Assistant General Manager at Hotel de Bourbon - Mercure de Bourges, responded to this review

Dear Edge54, First thank you you your comment about your recent stay at the hotel. I apologize for the different problems you've meet. Regarding your problem of hot water, did you mentionned it to the reception, we have a technician who can solved these kind of problems. For the vegetarain option, the restaurant is not a part of the hotel...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 May 2016

I stayed here for 2 nights on business. I booked in here since I have a loyalty card and was expecting the standard mercure, but this definitely is not. It is a renovated old building with an attached restaurant and gives a nice historical atmosphere to the hotel. It is a few minutes walk from the train station from which...

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HBOURBON, Pierre Leclercq, Assistant General Manager at Hotel de Bourbon - Mercure de Bourges, responded to this review

Dear GloJul, Thank you for the sweet comment. I am very delighted to learn you spend a nice stay in our hotel. I will share your comments with my team. We are trying to satisfy our guest every day to give them a memorable experience. Actually, we have a refurbishing programm with a second part of works will ending in...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hôtel de Bourbon Mercure Bourges takes place in an old Abbey of the XVIIth century, and combines comfort and tradition with charm and elegance. It is located at the gateway to the Sologne, 2 hrs from Paris, or 2 mn from the SNCF train station and 8 mins from the historic city center. From the first rays of sun, enjoy our terrace in our park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel de Bourbon - Mercure de Bourges

Address: Boulevard de la Republique, 18000 Bourges, France
Region: France > Centre-Val de Loire > Berry > Cher > Bourges
Price Range: €102 - €156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel de Bourbon - Mercure de Bourges 4*
Number of rooms: 59
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“Plan your trip around Sunday and Monday!”
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