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AU JARDIN DES PLANTES

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south yorkshire england
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 12 September 2015

Had the misfortune to step into the hotel restaurant and was handed a small 20 euro menu of a choice of two things for starter, main and desert, Should have known to walk away when we saw the "chefs" sat outside smoking and an empty restaurant. We were served bland tasteless food by a surly waitress who couldn't raise a... More 

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savannah GA.
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 13 October 2014 via mobile

We stayed here the begining of September 2014.The hotel was okm the food was palatable, but when we whent to check out they told us that our American chsrge card, would not work in there system.They made me walk down the street to a bank, and get a cash withdrawl to pay for our stay, and dinner the night before.... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
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Reviewed 10 August 2014

We ate at this hotel restaurant because the roads were closed which led into the main town. The food was very good, in fact the best the moules I had tasted for a long time, however, the ambience was spoilt by a surly waitress. It made us feel that she was doing us a favour for allowing us to eat... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Four of us had lunch here yesterday. We all found the food to be good and the moules frites were excellent. The problem with this restaurant was the attitude of the waitress. She was miserable throughout, dismissing my attempts to be helpful and pass our plates across the table to her with a resounding 'Non' and a wave of her... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 7 July 2014

We ate at this hotel whilst visiting Avranches and I must first point out that we only dined there because most other restaurants in town were shut that night. On entering the hotel we almost laughed at the dated decor but as the evening progressed it turned out the biggest laugh would be at our expense. Just like an earlier... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 8 June 2014

This was a great stop for a quick lunch while on our way to tour the Normandy Beaches. Avranches is on the Tour de France route and they have a neat bicycle sculpture just across the street. The food at this restaurant was fresh and tasty, typical selections that you would expect in most high quality cafes in France. Reasonable... More 

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Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 April 2014 via mobile

My wife and I were visiting the local area and whilst we were near Avranches we decided to make a visit. After looking for a restaurant for our evening meal we decided to choose the Au Jardin Des Plantes as it seemed popular. The warning signs appeared as soon as we ordered our food. The waitress was miserable, ignorant and... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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Reviewed 28 October 2013

first i would like to say breakfast was excellent. the staff were very bad mannered even when we paid there was no thankyou how rude ! the rooms are small but ok parking easy nice view from our room avranches is nice place to visit ,apart from the very bad mannered and rude lady who booked us in and out... More 

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Hereford
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 4 July 2012

Ideally situated adjacent to the gardens and close to the the imposing church. A hotel full of character with an attractive appearance with good parking . Avranches is a great town to visit due to it's significant history,both ancient and more recent and it's proximity to Mount St Michel and general situation overlooking beautiful countryside. I have stayed in this... More 

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Ko Samui, Thailand
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Reviewed 5 July 2011

I have stayed here several times and always enjoy it. Each time I stayed the rooms were comfortable but quite small but perfectly adequate for me. The restaurant is very pleasant but can get very busy and the service slows right up. But the food has always been good and tasty. The location of this hotel is great as its... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about AU JARDIN DES PLANTES

Address: 10 Place Carnot | Just in Fact of the Garden, 50300 Avranches, France
Region: France > Normandy > Basse-Normandie > Manche > Avranches
Price Range: $71 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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“We did not stay at the hotel, thank goodness, I would have experienced nightmares, I think,”
 of 5 bubbles pammyspooner, 10 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Did not stay here but it looks like it would be a nice clean place to stay in the area.”
 of 5 bubbles mikecQ3140NM, 8 Jun 2014 | Read review
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