Le Grand Hotel de la Plage - Royan
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- Minbar in room
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Room service
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Non-smoking hotel
- Non-smoking rooms
TripAdvisor Reviews Le Grand Hotel de la Plage - Royan
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... separate bottle of rum included!
And of course coffee ice cream, unavailable in New Zealand or Spain.
We both love the classic Moules Frites, (mussels and chips) particularly the Rochefort cheese sauce version, where you end up with an incredible cheesy musselly soup at the bottom of the pan once you have emptied the mussel shells. (and why do the little mussels here have so much more flavor than the big green ...
... a meal the day before we left.We caught up with the port staff as they wanted to seen photos of Alice. Pascal the port captain has known Rachel and Sophie for 14 years so he is always keen to see what the girls are up to.After washing clothes, bedding etc, cleaning, dusting hoovering Sega it was time to say goodbye to our friends and pack ready for our return to Plymouth and start all the celebrations and last 6 weeks of preparations before Sophie ...
... were on his Beneteau Oceanis 37 called Temptation and Bob and Freddie Tuffnell were on their Macwester 27 called Dauphin Blanc. We had a lovely few days with them all, we enjoyed drinks on Sega as well as eating out at one of the local restaurants enjoying mussels and chips, as you do in France....John and Keith left on the Friday to sail to La Rochelle to meet more crew before sailing up towards Vannes in the Morbihan. Bob and Freddie also left on ...
... just wish I could've appreciated it more. Missed our train by 15 minutes (and the toilets were closed). The moral of this story is to always have a Plan B for the trains; and use a loo whenever there's one available! I had to go to a bar.
We had an hour or so to fill in when we got to Bordeaux, so we walked towards the river. It was going to be too far, so we just sat and watched the world go ...
... beach for our pre-dinner drinks. Most pleasant! Back to the house to cook and eat the dinner with good friends and great conversation. Although tonight's conversation centred around Col's synopsis of the latest Australian budget which caused lots of booing from those around the table. Bring on the Double Dissolution was the concensis! Then to pack for our drive to Bordeaux and flight to Malaga ...