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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've noticed that despite France's economic challenges, young entrepreneurs are starting businesses and courageously trying to make a living. La Fontaine seems to be a result of such efforts. We stayed here over a surprisingly spring like weekend in February. There is no lift and we were on the 3rd floor. The room was quite small, but all very clean,...

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Mathieu C, Gérant at Hotel La Fontaine Caen Centre, responded to this review

Thank you Dave, Indeed our little business need a lot of efforts and give us pleasure when we see our guests happy of their stay. Booking directly with us, you help young entrepreneurs like us. Zoé and Mathieu.

Cotswolds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic just what we needed. A quick stopover in Caen. Central. Location excellent. Clean and warm. Nice modern decor. Fantastic efficient and friendly service. Great breakfast. Would definitely go back. Highly recommend. Great value for money.

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Mathieu C, Gérant at Hotel La Fontaine Caen Centre, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback. You will found the best price booking directly with us for your next stay. It was a pleasure to begin the breakfast earlier to catch the ferries situated at 25min from the hotel by car. Zoé and Mathieu

Lucerne, Switzerland
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This hotel is an extraordinary place to stay because it is at the same time likeabely basic and very stylish, with a very reliable modern taste that makes you feel at home immediately. The hosts, a young familiy living at the hotel itself, are very helpful and caring and make you feel home. They provide you with any information needed...

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Mathieu C, Gérant at Hotel La Fontaine Caen Centre, responded to this review

Thank you very much Birgitte. It's a real pleasure to read your feedback and to know how you feel good in our hotel. Zoé and Mathieu

Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We had stayed in this hotel for two nights and all the commentaries were true regarding the cleanliness of the room, reasonable price and it's located in the center of Caen, friendly service and helpful owner giving us advice of places to visit and for the restaurants. He even helped us with our luggages since we were up on the...

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Mathieu C, Gérant at Hotel La Fontaine Caen Centre, responded to this review

Thank you Rowena. It's a pleasure to read you and to see that you spend a lovely stay in our hotel. See you next time. Zoé and Matthew.

birmingham
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I have done a review previously for this hotel. Unfortunately I thought I was reviewing a different hotel. The hotel is in a central location, on a side street. You access via buzzer which you are then given the code for. We arrived and we had a nice welcome and shown to our room. It was not large but had...

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Mathieu C, Gérant at Hotel La Fontaine Caen Centre, responded to this review

Thank you very much Janaja45. Zoé and Mathieu.

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Matthieu and his wife were incredible hosts. My wife and I came to visit Caen with no agenda and he helped us with a plan to explore this charming city. The location of the hotel is great to see some of the sites in Caen, shopping, dining and close to transportation. The rooms were very clean, bright, and perfect for...

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Mathieu C, Gérant at Hotel La Fontaine Caen Centre, responded to this review

Thank you very much Josh. It was a real pleasure to receive you and to help you during your stay. Have a good trip in Paris. Zoé and Mathieu

Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I cannot praise Mattieu enough for the hard work and attention he gave to our Swindon party of 17 with an age range of 22 to 85. The hotel is excellent value and all of the rooms are immaculate with superb shower. As a base it was perfect for us and Caen is a beautiful town in its own right....

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Mathieu C, Gérant at Hotel La Fontaine Caen Centre, responded to this review

Thank you very much Burch61. It was a real pleasure to receive all the "English Band of Brothers". Zoé and Mathieu

london
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We stayed here on the last night of our trip in preparation for the return ferry from Caen. We expected a basic hotel but we're very pleasantly surprised. The room was very spacious, comfortable and stylish. The location was perfect, very central and right near all the sites and shopping. The gentleman who greeted us was so warm and helpful,...

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Mathieu C, Gérant at Hotel La Fontaine Caen Centre, responded to this review

Thank you very much fluffyloveheart. Zoé and Mathieu

Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Very pleased to have chosen this small family hotel. Mathieu is a very thoughtful and charming host, our large room was stylish, well appointed and very comfortable. The hotel has only 10 rooms so does not have technology such as a lift, but has excellent wifi technology. The location is central but quiet. I would recommend it without hesitation -...

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Mathieu C, Gérant at Hotel La Fontaine Caen Centre, responded to this review

Thank you very much Fiona to share your experience at Hotel La Fontaine. Zoé and Mathieu

Piacenza, Italy
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

The hotel is very nice, new and clean located in the city center but in a very quite street. The perfect hotel to stay a couple of nights during your tour in Normandy. The hotel owner is at your completely disposal for any information or suggestion. He gave us two useful maps for interesting tours plus museum discount voucher. Very...

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Mathieu C, Gérant at Hotel La Fontaine Caen Centre, responded to this review

Thank you Allessia. Indeed, we propose more than 5€ discount for the visit of Memorial Museum at Caen about the second world war. The hotel is situated near the DDay beaches, the American cimetery, German Battery at Longues sur mer or Pegasus bridge delivred by bristish army. Zoé and Mathieu

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Additional Information about Hotel La Fontaine Caen Centre

Address: 26 rue de la Fontaine, 14000 Caen, France
Region: France > Normandy > Basse-Normandie > Calvados > Caen
Price Range: €66 - €109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel La Fontaine Caen Centre 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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De La Fontaine Hotel
De La Fontaine Caen
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