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Ibis Besancon La City

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Fareham
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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Not a bad Ibis at all - right in the middle of town with a secure car park. The rooms were off a good size and comfortable. The hotel had a restaurant which we ate in as the city itself, which was stunning, seemed to lack eateries. Breakfast was standard and not as much choice as some ibis hotels I... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The hotel was located in a good position, walking distance to explore the city centre. Like most Ibis hotels, you pretty much know what you can expect from room size, quality and facilities. This was no different and was certainly not the worst budget style motel we stayed at on our travels in the region. If the room is clean... More 

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Heathfield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

Our stay at the La City Ibis was spoilt by the poor service we felt we received from the reception staff. Firstly the inadequate directions for the access to and exit from the car park and secondly when dealing with the fact that we had been allocated a room that had not been cleaned and prepared for use by the... More 

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Kansas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Very efficient hotel with good beds, WIFI very good breakfast and secure parking. Short walk to city center with shopping, restaurants and markets. Great base for touring area on tram, foot or car. Quick and quiet elevator to all floors.

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

A budget hotel is what it is, a cheap stay overnight. This hotel was cheap, but still Clean room, good Englishspeaking personell, free wifi in the room. Breakfast costs extra as some hotels does- but with such cheap prize for the room its ok. Breakfast was very good, so good it could've been in a 5 star hotel! For a... More 

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Munich
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Clean and centrally located, this quite new hotel offers a parking lot. You are in walking distance to the city center and also quite near to enter the next highway. The bathroom was quite "plastic style", but clean and well maintained. Unfortunately the rooms window was not to be opened.

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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Good hotel just for one night. The rooms are pretty small, but they are clean and fresh. The beds were nice. The staff talked English. Good parking if you have a car. I can highly recommend the restaurant. Very nice seafood to very good prices.

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haverhill
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We stayed here on our way back for Italy,quite a modern building the rooms at the front are small the widows are so deep you cannot reach them to open,I think it could work out to be quite exspensive on top of the room price breakfast is 9.90 euros 8 euros for parking and an evening meal for a family... More 

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StephaneHOTTON, Responsable réception at Ibis Besancon La City, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We feedback from our customers at the heart of our actions. So we hope to meet your expectations and regain your confidence on a future stay. Sincerely, Aline C. More 

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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Very clean and warm rooms. the hotel is close to the center. The breakfast is delicious with a variety of choices. Nice and elegant design. The only thing that I didn't like is the not caring stuff. Although they are friendly and polite they didn't make any effort to help us with a couple of things. Neither mine nor my... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Very close to city centre, those who complain it "is a bit far out" could probably do with the five minute exercise to walk into the city centre. Rooms are very large, or at least the ones we had were, and only cost 20 Euros more than we were going to be charged for camping nearby and breakfast was included!!!... More 

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StephaneHOTTON, Responsable réception at Ibis Besancon La City, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your comments that I will share with my teams. We hope to welcome you in our hotel during one of your next stay in Besancon. Sincerely, Aline C. More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the banks of the Doubs River within the business complex known as La City, 5 minutes walk from the centre of town and its museums and 15 minutes from the Citadelle. The Ibis Besancon La City offers 119 airconditioned rooms including 4 with facilities for guests with limited mobility. Boasting modern architecture, the hotel features La Taverne de Maitre Kanter restaurant specialising in seafood platters, secure underground parking with direct access to the 24 hour hotel reception. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ibis Besancon La City

Address: 1 avenue Louise Michel, 25000, Besancon, France
Region: France > Bourgogne-Franche-Comte > Doubs > Besancon
Price Range: $63 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ibis Besancon La City 3*
Number of rooms: 119
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Ibis Hotel Besançon
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#5 Family Hotel in Besancon
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“All rooms quiet with elevator”
  • View from room at sundown - La Citadelle
 of 5 bubbles Inquilinus, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“dont have a room at the front”
 of 5 bubbles laurieHaverhill, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Think all rooms the same? But 336 definitely smelt of cigarettes. My sister was next door and hers did not!”
 of 5 bubbles PYHCardiff_Wales, 16 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Can`t help on that one. no views and the ambience is non existant.....ha ha!”
 of 5 bubbles nonsailing123, 19 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Strange building, it seems most rooms face inward. Room 207 looks over into offices.”
 of 5 bubbles Campagnolo39-53, 28 Aug 2015 | Read review
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