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Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We didn't stay at the hotel as we were with friend close by. We had a walk along the beach & decided to drop in for tea. It was amazing. The owner.was delightful & went out of her way to be kind & friendly, the tea was superb as was the cake. What a little gem this is. The restaurant...

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ALEXANDRE R, Propriétaire at La Villa Ouest, responded to this review
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Mille mercis pour votre si gentil commentaire!! Quel plaisir de vous lire! A bientôt à La Villa Ouest Alexandre

Vernon, France
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Saint Palais sur Mer is a happy, unpretentious seaside resort benefitting from the chic coastal town of Royan to the south and the simple, unspoiled Côte Sauvage to the north. If there is one place that can help Saint Palais move gracefully into the 21st century then it is La Villa Ouest. Sincere, relaxed and attentive, the owners of the...

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Ribérac
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We recently stayed 3 nights at the Art's Hotel on our first visit to Saint-Palais-sur-Mer and are already looking forward to our next stay! Check-in/Check-out: Friendly and efficient welcome on arrival and check-out, from the owners who both speak excellent English. The hotel's location would be hard to beat! We stayed in one of the Deluxe Jardin rooms and it...

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ALEXANDRE R, Propriétaire at La Villa Ouest, responded to this review

Woaah!! What an amazing comment, full of details and very joyful and positive. Many many thanks for your most kind praise; it is heart warming to have such great feedback from our clients. Please do come back soon and call myself or Guillaume to make you reservation. Kindest regards Alex

Limoges, France
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This is probably the sixth time we have stayed at this hotel,but was a little dissapointed that after the new owners have taken over the price has doubled,but was maybe too cheap before, for the location!!!room as always spotlessly clean,and friendly staff,especially the young man at reception in afternoon, the only thing i would like was two pillows, and also...

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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We were staying at our holiday home which is two hours' drive from Saint Palais sur Mer and wanted to spend a couple of days on the coast. There were five people in our party (two adults and three teenagers) and we stayed in two rooms: a family suite and a deluxe double. From the moment we arrived we were...

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Alexandre R, Propriétaire at La Villa Ouest, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Thank you very much for your excellent comments. We are always trying our best to give the best guest experience we can. We look forward to welcome you and your family again in the near future, autumn being also a great period to visit Saint Palais. With our very best regards, Guillaume

Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here one night with our dogs. It's a hotel that we really can recommend. The room was good and the service was excellent. Breakfast was served in the "tea salon" witch was decorated in a very high standard. Not overdone, but with a very good taste!!!! After only one year in business we wish even more success to...

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Alexandre R, Propriétaire at La Villa Ouest, responded to this review

Dear Ulrica and Lars What a wonderful feedback! Thank you so very much for your most kind compliments. Please do come back often! Looking forward to welcoming you next year. Please note that the Art's Hotel will change name soon: we will soon be "La Villa Ouest" with the same spirit and ownership. Kind regards Alex

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2016

The hotel is a v short walk to the beach, restaurants and town centre. The hotel has an excellent wine menu and it is worth seeking advice on local vinyards. we would certainly stay again - and hopefully have better weather.

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Alexandre R, Propriétaire at La Villa Ouest, responded to this review

Many many thanks for your most kind praise! We do hope to see you again. Best wishes

Mudgeeraba, Australia
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

We needed to spend the night in San Palais sur Mer and were ver pleased with the Art's. The welcome at reception was second to none and the location is great for the beaches and the restaurants. The lift is an experience! Reminded us of one in Prague, but it worked fine.

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Alexandre R, Propriétaire at La Villa Ouest, responded to this review

Dear Sir Many thanks for your lovely comments!! Kind wishes Alex

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

This hotel is in a brilliant location in the town centre and less than 50 metres from a lovely beach. It was clean and very comfortable and offers good value. The lovely breakfast room doubles as a wine/tapas bar in season. Totally recommended.

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Alexandre R, Propriétaire at La Villa Ouest, responded to this review

Dear Sir, You could not make us more proud after reading your kind note! Hope to see you again. Best regards Alex

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We stayed three nights and would have liked to stay longer. Alex, the owner/manager is friendly , helpful and made our stay very comfortable. The hotel is small but our room was spacious, refurbished and in excellent taste - well I liked it. Breakfast is an additional cost but well worth it. The dining room is light and spacious and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Villa Ouest is situated in the seaside resort of Saint-Palais-sur-Mer only 50 metres from the beach. It offers free Wi-Fi internet access. Each room has a flat-screen TV and a bathroom with a bath or shower. A buffet breakfast is served every morning in the communal lounge. Guests can also experience the hotel's tea room. The picturesque oyster-producing village of Mornac is 10 km away and La Palmyre Zoo is a 10 minutes drive. The island of Oléron is within 1 hour drive. Royan Train Station and its town centre is less than 15 minutes' by car. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Villa Ouest

Address: 13 avenue de Pontaillac, 17420 Saint-Palais-sur-Mer, Royan, France (Formerly Art's Hotel)
Region: France > Nouvelle-Aquitaine > Charente-Maritime > Royan > Saint-Palais-sur-Mer
Price Range: €66 - €153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Villa Ouest 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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