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Detective Hotel

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6 avenue George V, 76790 Etretat France See on map
Name/address in local language
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
Banquet Room
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were only in Etretat overnight but enjoyed our stay at the Detective. We had the Miss Marple room which was charmingly decorated albeit small. The concierge (she may be the owner, not sure) insisted on carrying my suitcase up the two flights of stairs...More

Thank steelergirl87
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

What sounds like a quirky idea has morphed into an aged, dirty and ineffective concept. The smell on arrival was musty and dirty, the decor was old and any effort put into the effect has long since faded. We paid for a ‘character’ room which...More

Thank Karen W
Response from Caroline C, Gérant at Detective HotelResponded June 23, 2018

Dear Karen, We strive constantly to improve our services and the service we offer to our customers but we can understand that our establishment was not at your convenience. We were at your disposal to bring you full satisfaction during your stay. Also why did...More

Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

I just loved this hotel because it's very unique, our room called Miss Marple, it was very cute room with secret door to the toilet. The bed was very comfortable! Within walking distant to the beach and all the restaurants!

Thank Andrani A
Reviewed September 4, 2016

I wish that we stayed in Etretat and at Detective Hotel for longer than one night. This place was comfortable and quirky. The staff upgraded us to their biggest room and it had a gorgeous view of the little town. We found an old record...More

1  Thank ErinMaryM
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is very nice. It's not really modern but not old at all. There is a good détective decoration in the bedroom and the commun areas. The breakfeast was very nice. I'm quite difficule about the bathroom but it was very clean. People are...More

Thank Jeanne T
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The Mystery of the hotel The chairs were comfortable well be the most welcoming host, a vague apprehension pincer visitors who took the risk to book a room at Hotel Detective . Dim light , dark corridors and More creaking floors . Wall , a steel plate shredded shot rocket launcher sets the tone in a setting worthy of a film noir. The country of Arsene Lupin , the ghosts lurking . Miss Marple and Sherlock Holmes Charlie 's Angels Ladies, all the great names of literature the crime series have left here trace of their passage and even hidden in some room some bumps and smaller surveys that must be resolved before you can rest soundly . So open the eye and play finesse ! And needless to slip away , the handcuffs are never far away and the boss is an old fingerprint expert of the Institute of Criminal Research of the National Gendarmerie . Credit text Seine-Maritime Mag # 86 . Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$88 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
France > Normandy > Haute-Normandie > Seine-Maritime > Etretat
Traveller (266)
Room & Suite (71)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (12)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Julia G
January 4, 2015|
Response from imagine_david1959 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I cannot answer this question. I was not there with children to use the bunk beds. Saw no bunk beds.
Room Tips
"columbo is a quiet room and front of the seaside"
Apr. 7, 2016
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"Room tip: Make sure your room is in a hotel other than this one."
Aug. 10, 2015
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"Each room has its own theme dedicated to a detective - if you have a favourite detective, just check with..."
Jul. 4, 2015
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"There are vatied types of rooms. The "Sherlock Holmes" room has a funny secret door to the toilet..."
Jul. 1, 2015
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