Hotel de France
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel de France Nantes
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... was buzzing with activity, even on a Saturday night. Went to a club last night but the clan and I were disappointed with the techno/ lack of American music so we left pretty quickly. Today we dedicated to the works of Antonio Goudi. We went and saw two of his famous works, not sure what they were called, then spent several hours going through his unfinished masterpiece, La Sagrada Familia. This church is by far the coolest building I have ever seen. I purchased ...
... in ankle deep water - AMAZING!!!! Once again the use of special effects really enhanced the story and they were STUNNING!!
Moving from this location to our final destination we passed magnificent rose gardens in full bloom - they looked delightful and we saw one of the gardeners tending to them. Our final visit was to La Renaissance du Château- our understanding is that this Château is old and authentic. In this park everything is done so well that ...
... below it- the whole show was amazing.
Les Chevaliers de la Table Ronde was another show we enjoyed which was the story of Merlin and King Arthur. The dramatization is unbelievably amazing with a whole set of the round table rising up from a lake and then a man riding a horse appearing from within it. We could not work out how some of these amazing effects were achieved. Singing and narration are often included in these shows as well.
A cycle around the town revealed a huge flea market in progress with hundreds of browsers and stall holders enjoying he interaction.
We were considering our evening options to keep WiFi going, as I had a problem getting French SIM card to work as it had been inactive since May. Orange France has a 2Gig monthly top up which expires at end of 28 days whereas Orange Spain has no expiry on your credit.
At the end of the analysis ...
Saturday 20th June 2015
The alarm was set for 08:00 knowing we may sleep in following last nights excesses - we had booked and paid for the breakfast at Hotel Jeanne D'Arc so we were never going to miss that!!
We felt remarkably well for saying and both agreed that should be a one off!!! Too much time lost.
We set off about 11:00 expecting about 4 hours riding - roads great again - remember yesterday I said how good and ...