How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Room service
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel D'Orleans
Travel Blogs from Orleans
One of the important things about choosing the emplacement at the campsite is how near the toilets are from your pitch. Our toilets and showers are about 15 yards away. Pretty close! So this morning I was lying in bed listening to Today holding tight so as not to disturb Sue. Couldn't wait any more and dashed out of the tent only to find that the toilets were closed for cleaning. I ...
The other interesting person was a young man who sauntered into the town square while we were having our coffee. The young couple next to us engaged him in conversation, in French, asking lots of questions which we did not understand despite listening keenly! However, after the young man had sauntered off again, we quizzed the couple next to us, who spoke good English, about what he was up to. He was on his way on foot to Nantes (not sure ...
... thought we were doing well finding the peripherique, the ring road!! Of course in bumper to bumper vtraffic it was a crawl all thye way, changing lanes was a nightmare and Lona had 4 distinct heart attacks, among inumerable panic moments. Of course in all of this mellee we missed the exit to Orleans. Trying to nreverse our direction in the side streets was a further nightmare, so we reverted to Bruce the GPS who took us back onto the ring road, I'm not spelling that ...
... I have no internet. I try the French couple parked next to us. They fiddle about with it, but, seem to think it has not worked.
I cycle the 2 miles back down the road to McDonalds, to use their Wifi to do my essential banking transaction.
When I get back, I fiddle around some more with the Orange SIM card, suddenly, it works, problem is, I do not know what I did to make it work!
Turns out, that was a false alarm, still not working!
... and then pushed up an equally steep ramp - and then repeated the process - ending up stranded near a campsite; just to avoid crossing two roads! (The steep slopes were far more dangerous than crossing a road on a known, very busy cycle route!). eventually we found our way back onto the levee bank which took us to the leisure park just outside Orleans. We then had a climb up to the start of ...