We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-12-31 2018-01-01
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Best Western Citadell Besancon

    13 rue General Lecourbe, 25000, Besancon, France
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    2017-12-31 2018-01-01
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    US$77
    US$69
    SAVE US$8
    US$77
    US$69
    SAVE US$8
    US$77
    Traveller (54)
    Room & Suite (20)
    Dining (14)
    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good42%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Golf Course
    Housekeeping
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    Dec 31Jan 1
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 5 partner sites to see rooms from US$69.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Besancon hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "cd414c7b361740e3a39ba0ff6e54ea4d", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":280076,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":31,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":1,"month":1,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"cd414c7b361740e3a39ba0ff6e54ea4d","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":77,"lowestMetaPrice":69,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":77,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":77,"lowestMetaPrice":69,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":77,"hotelName":"Best Western Citadell Besancon","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImNkNDE0YzdiMzYxNzQwZTNhMzliYTBmZjZlNTRlYTRkIiwiQUlLIjoiN2VjNzhmZGM5ODM5NGM1OGE0OWEzZTI4MGMxZWQxZDgifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "31/12/2017", "checkOut": "01/01/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$69", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (276)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 47 reviews

    Reviewed 21 October 2017

    I stayed one night at the Best Western Citadelle. The location is wonderful, at the base of the citadelle. It's less than a 15 minute walk to all the things you would want to see in Besancon - both the shopping area downtown and the...More

    Thank jd1234567
    Response from BWCitadelle, Première de Réception at Best Western Citadell BesanconResponded 22 October 2017

    Dear JD, We are pleased to note you had a pleasant stay in our hotel, and will be as happy to host you again as yourself to come back. Thanks for your positive remarks. Indeed, we have brighter rooms than the one you stayed in...More

    Reviewed 22 September 2017

    My room was in some sort of annex, up the spiral stairs one level. It was purple, all over, Prince would have loved it. But a nice spacious bathroom. The room had a sofa that could have pulled out for two people. I could not,...More

    Thank minn_traveler612
    Response from BWCitadelle, Première de Réception at Best Western Citadell BesanconResponded 23 September 2017

    Dear Sir, Thank you for you much detailed comment regarding your stay at the Best Western Citadelle. Indeed, tastes cannot be discussed ! We are sorry if the colour choices in your room did not suit you. You definetely should have told us about the...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed one night here whilst cycling the Eurovelo 6. The man on reception couldn't have been more helpful, showing us secure storage for our bikes, recommending good places to eat and even changing our room when we discovered that the previous occupant of our...More

    Thank Geraint J
    Response from BWCitadelle, Première de Réception at Best Western Citadell BesanconResponded 21 September 2017

    Dear Geraint, Thank you for your excellent feedback concerning your stay at the Best Western Citadelle. We are delighted you appreciated Filip's warm welcome! It is our priority to make our clients feel like home. We are glad it was the case for you, and...More

    Reviewed 11 September 2017

    This hotel is in a great location for visiting the citadel and you can get to the main shopping and restaurant area of the town after a 5 - 10 minute walk. The staff are friendly and gave some great recommendations for eating out. If...More

    Thank James P
    Response from BWCitadelle, Première de Réception at Best Western Citadell BesanconResponded 12 September 2017

    Dear James, Thank you for your positive comment regarding your stay in our hotel. We are glad you appreciated our location and our staff members. Indeed, our parking in the courtyard is very small, that's why spaces are available only on reservation. We also appreciate...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

    We stayed one night in this hotel. We found it easily entering the city coming out of the highway from Switzerland. The room was totally renovated spacious and calm. Breakfast was good. When in Besançon, the visit of the nearby Vauban citadel is a must....More

    Thank Helene G
    Response from BWCitadelle, Première de Réception at Best Western Citadell BesanconResponded 29 May 2017

    Dear Helene, Thank you very much for your positive feedback on TripAdvisor! We are glad you enjoyed your stay in our hotel, as well as the visit of our beautiful ciy of Besançon. We will be happy to have the chance to host you once...More

    La Table De Gustave
    304 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Ornans
    17.1 km
     
    Hotel de Paris
    570 reviews
    #2 of 32 hotels in Besancon
    0.8 km
     
    Hotel Le Sauvage
    380 reviews
    #1 of 32 hotels in Besancon
    0.08 km
     
    Hotel Vauban
    330 reviews
    #3 of 32 hotels in Besancon
    1 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Golf Course
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$71 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Besancon
    • #3 Business Hotel in Besancon
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 41
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, Hotwire, Travelocity, Orbitz, Cheap Tickets, Cancelon, TripOnline SA and HotelQuickly so you can book your Best Western Citadell Besancon reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • France >
    • Bourgogne-Franche-Comte >
    • Doubs >
    • Besancon
    • Also Known As
    • Citotel Hotel Besançon
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (54)
    Room & Suite (20)
    Dining (14)
    Hotel & Grounds (28)
    Bathroom (8)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Nearby HotelsSee all 32 hotels in Besancon
    Hotel Le Sauvage
    380 reviews
    .08 km away
     
    Hotel Vauban
    330 reviews
    1.00 km away
     
    Hotel de Paris
    570 reviews
    .82 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Brasserie 1802
    746 reviews
    .39 km away
    Le Saint Nicola
    232 reviews
    .23 km away
    L'effet Boeuf
    115 reviews
    .30 km away
    Al Sirocco
    146 reviews
    .23 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    La Citadelle de Besancon
    1,621 reviews
    .40 km away
    Musee du Temps
    255 reviews
    .46 km away
    Porte Noire
    130 reviews
    .40 km away
    Musee de la Resistance et de la Deportation
    86 reviews
    .40 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Maddiemo
    16 January 2017|
    Answer
    Response from BWCitadelle | Property representative |
    Dear Sir, You can call us directly ( +33 (0)3 81 81 33 92 ) to check the availability on our parking facility, for your stay. Best regards, Filipe Front Desk
    0
    Votes
    Google Translation
    Lindsay D
    27 July 2016|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from BWCitadelle | Property representative |
    Dear Madam, We inform you that we do have a tiny parking (10 places) in our interior courtyard, which is not closed. Parking is only available on demand and on booking. Best regards,
    0
    Votes
    Google Translation
    Room Tips
    "Book parking in advance"
    Read review
    "look at the head height in the shower"
    Read review
    "Request parking when making your reservation."
    Read review
    "The floors are squeaky and the walls are thin. The contemporary decor is a matter of taste. Breakfast and..."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing