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Maison de la Fontaine

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Welcoming, helpful, friendly and roomy. Great value. Delicious breakfast and comfortable bed. I'd happily recommend it to everyone. The owners were particularly practical and helpful concerning my arrival time.

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Thank Margaret R
Chris - Susan L, Owner at Maison de la Fontaine, responded to this review

Dear Margaret Thank you very much for your lovely review. It was a real pleasure to have you here as our guest and we hope we see you again soon.

Stavanger, Norway
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We stayed for one night at Maison\ de la Fontaine. Cessenon is a very charming village between sea and mountains and the b & b was just the same. I will absolutely recommend the Maison de la Fountaine

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Thank Torbjørn R
Chris - Susan L, Owner at Maison de la Fontaine, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and glad you enjoyed your stay, sadly only one night, maybe longer next time.

Bosham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We turned up a day early but Chris the owner welcomed us and made us feel very much at home. The room was pretty and comfortable and the air-conditioning was much appreciated. Chris made our stay more interesting with advice on places to visit and where to eat and drink well in the surrounding villages.

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Thank Jill B
Chris - Susan L, Owner at Maison de la Fontaine, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words and glad you enjoyed your stay. Look forward to seeing you both again sometime.

Reviewed 22 June 2016

Nice and cosy B&B situated in a typical French village. Quiet location in the middle of the village. Friendly and kind service by the owners. The rooms, bathrooms and other spaces were so nice decorated - a B&B you dream of. Plentiful breakfest in a genuine and charming kitchen and of course with excellent service.

1Thank Lisbeth B
Loburn, null, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Lovely room with ensuite and courtyard - bed was super comfortable. Chris (host) was wonderfully helpful and the breakfasts were superb. His local knowledge was really helpful when planning our day excursions. Would truly recommend to anyone wanting a relaxing stay in a French village.

Thank Jennifer H
Chris - Susan L, Owner at Maison de la Fontaine, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful review and we are pleased that you all had a great time. may be see you all again another time?

Reviewed 13 July 2015

initial view from outside was a little disappointing,... narrow mildly scruffy lane, with a decent amount of dog mess scattered up and down the length of the 100m long stretch down to the fountain.Once shown in by Susan and Chris, our ground floor, lovely cool room was a real tonic. It was 35 Add to that a lovely courtyard area...

Thank Wayne R
Chris - Susan L, Owner at Maison de la Fontaine, responded to this review

We agree with you 100% about the dog poo Despite the Mairie providing bags and bins for dog owners, little has improved since we first moved here and we are constantly trying to keep the street free of it. There are large fines but we are unaware if these are ever enforced. Many French people find it very offensive as...

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 June 2015

Chris you went above and beyond to make our stay one we will truly never forget. Knowledge of the area and what we should see and experience made our time very fulfilling. Our room and ensuite was very clean and comfortable.Breakfast was superb and the coffee outstanding,Chris went out of his way to look after us even taking one of...

Thank Matt B
Chris - Susan L, Owner at Maison de la Fontaine, responded to this review

Hi fellow kiwis, thanks heaps for the kind words and it was an absolute pleasure to look after you guys.......cos you needed it lol!!!! Just kiddind, please say hi to Bruce and Cathy when you get back to the land of the long white cloud!!!

Opotiki, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 June 2015

We have stayed here two years ago and Chris and Sue have been outstanding in their helpfulness. Nothing was too much trouble. The room and ensuite was great.Little touches like the library where you leave a book and take a book. They have really thought of everything.

Thank Rosco367
Chris - Susan L, Owner at Maison de la Fontaine, responded to this review

Hi fellow Kiwis, Thank you so much for the kind words and we are really chuffed that you enjoyed yourselves. So good to hear the Kiwi accent again and not forgetting the wonderful Kiwi attitude. Thanks again, Chris, Susan and his lordship Dude!!!

Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

My stay in this beautiful Bed & Breakfast was such a wonderful experience. From the moment I arrived, I felt at home. The owners Chris & Susan are both truly delightful people to be around; friendly, warm, accommodating, witty & genuine. (& great cooks!) I thoroughly enjoyed learning from their knowledge of the area & felt incredibly blessed to have...

Thank LadyKirsten
Chris - Susan L, Owner at Maison de la Fontaine, responded to this review

Hi Kit, Thank you so much for the lovely words and naturally Dude approves as well. It was great to meet you for the first time and hope all the DIY/reno work is all going well in AUS.

Lake Tahoe (California), California
Reviewed 12 April 2015

A great place to stay very private room with ensuite and such a comfy bed. Welcoming hosts Susan & Chris who have a good knowledge of the area. Quaint village in true French style one could spend more than a couple of days there, we would recommend staying there.

Thank Claire A
Chris - Susan L, Owner at Maison de la Fontaine, responded to this review

Hi Kerry and Claire, Thank you both so much for the kind words you wrote about us and we hope your global travels are thoroughly enjoyable, Dude misses you both too.

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  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our charming, rustic and quiet Bed & Breakfast in Cessenon sur Orb in the Herault region of the Languedoc Roussillon, between Beziers and St Chinian in the Orb Valley. We are just a short walk from the centre of the village and the stunning Orb river. There are several bars/cafes/restaurants, banks, pharmacy, Estate Agents, and shops including, a mini-market, that are open all year round. Our two rooms are on their own floor and offer luxuriously comfortable King sized beds with quality linen & private ensuites including large showers. (There is a roll top bath in the Orb Room). We provide quality toiletries and hair dryers. Both rooms have a fridge, tea and coffee making facilities and complimentary bottled water. The Font Room has a microwave, plates and cutlery. There is a courtyard leading from the Font Room. Guests take their substantial Continental breakfast in our dining room. The breakfast consists of fresh bread and croissants, boiled eggs, seasonal fruit, confitures, orange juice, yoghurt, tea, coffee, hot chocolate and herbal teas. The breakfast is included in the tariff. We can also provide beach chairs and towels on request. Generally we do not accept pets, but some times an exception can be made. Please call or email us regarding this. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maison de la Fontaine

Address: 10 rue de la Font Sucree, 34460 Cessenon-sur-Orb, France
Region: France > Occitanie > Herault > Cessenon-sur-Orb
Price Range: $88 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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