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Tenbury wells
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Hotel du Grande Monarque was our 4 night stop over. The hotel is small so the rooms are also small but the one we had was very clean and well kept. This is a budget hotel and the room price was very good indeed. Looking for a stop in Nantes on a budget this hotel is ideal. A ten... More 

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Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
76 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

A basic, drab hotel with not a lot going for it apart from being a 10 minute walk to the station. Parking was a nightmare as it is 2 hour parking locally (there are about 3 spaces behind the hotel which presumably can be booked - but if you have a long car forget it) so we ended up parking... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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65 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2015

The hotel is in a pretty good location considering the price - a 10 minute walk from the train station and about a 10-15 minute walk to the centre of the town. the downside of the location was that it is opposite a very large church and when we stayed there on a weekend, the entire Sunday was punctuated with... More 

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Perth, Australia
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21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

My partner booked this hotel. I like my creature comforts so was a bit concerned that it was only a two star hotel, however the reviews weren't bad and we wrte only going to be there for three days so I decided to keep an open mind. My main concern is when the room is very small and there's nowhere... More 

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Auckland
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 October 2015

We booked a room here at the last minute- it was the last room within walking distance from Nantes central station for under 100 euros. The hotel was easy to find and in a good location- on an interesting street with lots of little cafes and shops. There was a big supermarket (intermarche) a five minute walk away, as well... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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132 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2015

This small hotel is clean, quiet and well located. We walked from the train station (north exit) with our luggage in less than 10 minutes. The staff were very helpful. The rooms were quite okay, if dated, but the shower worked better than at some other places we have been staying. The breakfast buffet for E 9 included coffee, some... More 

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Manchester UK.
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99 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2015

Stayed for 1 might in this hotel last week. It was cheap enough and clean but only has the basics with no bar and only 2 car parking spaces available. It is in a great location for sight seeing around Nantes and Nantes itself is a fantastic city with lots to see and do.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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156 reviews
67 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2014

I stayed in this hotel for 1 week on a business trip. The rooms are quite small but clean and cozy. The hotel is ideally located close the the historic center, the Erdre river (nice for running, kayak and other activities ...) and many good restaurants and fast food places. Despite it's location I had no problems with outside noise.... More 

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2014

I booked hotel this as our base for Hellfest 2014. It's less than a ten minute walk from the central train station where you may well have been dropped off by the airport coach that runs from outside the terminal. It's absolutely fine for a few days stay - nice and central location, you'll be in the centre of Nantes... More 

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Thank idmilburn
Provo, Utah
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59 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2013 via mobile

Despite the small rooms and a few outdated fixtures, this hotel is a wonderful place to stay when visiting Nantes. Right in front if one lovely church, it is only about an eight-minute walk to the cathedral and château. What's more, the street that takes you there is lined with restaurants, shops, a market, a laundromat, a pharmacy, etc. -... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Hotel du Grand Monarque

Address: 36 rue Marechal Joffre, 44000, Nantes, France
Region: France > Pays de la Loire > Loire-Atlantique > Nantes > Richebourg - Saint Clement
Price Range: $68 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel du Grand Monarque 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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