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Hotel La Croix Blanche Fontevraud

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7 Place des Plantagenets Fontevraud l'Abbaye, 49590 Fontevraud-l'Abbaye France See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We were booked into a double room but allowed to upgrade for our second night. First room was actually completely fine, and the bed was so big that is was not a problem to both sleep in it! Bathroom was basic but clean and comfortable,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank charlottea1603ad
Response from Tulipe024, Propriétaire at Hotel La Croix Blanche FontevraudResponded 11 September 2018

Bonjour, thank you so much for your kind review and photos to illustrate your stay! Room 23 is indeed many guest's favorite room with lots of real French atmosphere thanks to the architecture of the historic building this room is located in, the huge windows...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Stopover driving South from Cherbourg. Attracted by abbey ( alas closed) and parking and decent onsite restaurant. Friendly and helpful staff, good breakfast, room basic and a bit hot ( during heatwave). Good value.

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Stayed here for 6 nights, got an upgrade and so glad we did because our allotted room was not very big for a long stay and in the heat that we had we would have been Bien Cuit by the end of our stay as...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank scalywitch
Response from Tulipe024, Propriétaire at Hotel La Croix Blanche FontevraudResponded 18 August 2018

Thank you CaroleS for this delightful reply, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay even if there was a heat wave. You upgraded from the most basic room the hotel has to the biggest mini suite, glad you enjoyed the change. For your...More

Reviewed 5 July 2018

We were there for 3 nights,27th-29th June 2018.First impression was pleasant with flowers but the rooms are tired and the "bathroom" is dead.Very basic accommodation with little room to put things.We had particularly wanted a hotel with a restaurant and had been told it had...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Response from Tulipe024, Propriétaire at Hotel La Croix Blanche FontevraudResponded 13 July 2018

Monsieur H, why you didn't you make your disappointment known on site while you were staying for three nights is a mystery to us. We guess it is far easier to totally destroy a hotel with 2 anonymous negative reviews (hotel and restaurant) after your...More

Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Outside of hotel was pretty but the inside in the rooms was rather tired and very very basic, no wardrobe, no kettle and the bathroom needed a good bleach. In terms of location you can’t walk to Saumur, it’s a 20 minute drive and you...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Chilikel
Response from Tulipe024, Propriétaire at Hotel La Croix Blanche FontevraudResponded 27 June 2018

Bonjour, thank you for the compliments regarding our restaurant and historic flowered terrace. Apparently not everyone likes the newly refurbished hotel interior for our public areas... ? As for the room you booked, it was an 'eco room' which was clearly marked as such; this...More

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About
Description
Hostellerie La Croix Blanche, a charming country house hotel with 23 comfortable, refurbished bed rooms, an outdoor pool, free wifi and car park. Informal atmosphere with excellent welcome and service. More Multilingual reception staff. The historic hotel (a coaching inn dating back to 1696) with large flower filled terrace is located in the Loire Valley, France. In the charming UNESCO world heritage town of Fontevraud you'll find the famous abbey of Fontevraud with the effigies of Richard the Lionheart, Eleanor of Aquitaine and king Henry II. The hotel is close to many Loire Valley castles, wineries and interesting tourist sites. Cycle paths of La Loire a Velo and GR3 hiking trail start in the town. One restaurant with two terraces serving bistro cuisine at lunch time; gourmet menu in the evening and for Sunday lunch. Our chef will delight you with the best local produce and seasonal ingredients presented in colourful and stylish dishes. Large selection of Loire Valley wines. Bar-lounge with comfortable club chairs, terrace and fire place. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$62 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
France > Pays de la Loire > Maine et Loire > Fontevraud-l'Abbaye
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$62 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
France > Pays de la Loire > Maine et Loire > Fontevraud-l'Abbaye
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DarlenaB_13
14 November 2017|
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Response from Tulipe024 | Property representative |
Dear Erin B, The cost for a taxi from st Pierre des Corps would be approx. 150€ for 2 guests and 'normal' luggage. The area certainly deserves to be discovered so I would highly recommend that you rent a car (automatic gear... More
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Hoffy880
14 March 2017|
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Bonjour thank you for contacting us. You can try flights to Nantes (2hrs by car) or Poitiers, Tours or Angers which are under an hour by car. Let me know if we can be of further assistance regarding your stay. Kind regards... More
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Bonjour, Thank you for your booking. To get to our hotel's car park please follow the small dark grey signs at any of the entrance roads to Fontevraud. It will direct you to our car park straight away. (No need to have the... More
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20 Mar 2018
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29 Aug 2017
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"try to get a Superior room - they're bigger."
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27 Jul 2017
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3 May 2017
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