Hotel Faidherbe

12 Rue Faidherbe, Boulogne-sur-Mer, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, 62200, France | 2 star hotel
Prices starting from $94.00
 

Travel Blogs from Boulogne-sur-Mer

At the seaside

A travel blog entry by thetravelmoores

... went for a wander along the cliffs and watched someone trying to get his hang-glider off the ground without much success Then it was just chill-out until wine-oclock.

Thursday 27th

Our last whole day in France! Oh, how sad, as we have enjoyed the journey immensely. We walked down in to the town about 10.00am to join the queue to get in to Nausicaa. It is billed as the largest aquarium in Europe and was ...

Luberon to Bourge Dieppe Calais

A travel blog entry by mduder

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Afternoon walk from their apartment to the beach and enjoyed sitting in deck chairs on the pebbles near their beach hut, and meeting friends.














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End of part one

A travel blog entry by oldagetraveller

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... in their little boxes had disappointingly workaday uniforms – not a patch on the Ruritanian extravagance of Prague, for example. The Grand Duke is obviously suffering from spending cuts too, as there was only one soldier to cover the two sentry boxes.

The most popular attraction in Luxembourg is the Casemates, old fortifications dug out of the underlying rock in the gorge that runs ...

Voila! Chateau de Lenoncourt

A travel blog entry by asnair

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... it) and AS & LS had a German dish translated means "mouth bag.” It had pasta wrapped around ham and had spinach and onion in it. They liked it (I didn’t really like it). We forgot to ask if he took credit cards and he didn’t so we spent 40 more euros.

We had to find an army base and continued to search. First we found Robinson barracks, but it closed 4 months earlier. The German guards ...

First night in Flo in France

A travel blog entry by badgerstour

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... I will post some pictures, quite cool. We set off to find a McDonalds to get online so we could get the address for the sat nav, no more driving around not knowing where we’re going.

Found a department store and brought an Aires book which has all the motor home places in France. We decided upon an Aire called Conty which is an hour north of Paris, literally a bit of grassland on the side of a lovely ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on 12 Rue Faidherbe, Boulogne-sur-Mer, is near Nausicaa, Centre National de la Mer.
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    Historical Traveler Reviews Hotel Faidherbe Boulogne-sur-Mer

    A Great Stay

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    A very personal and friendly service. We couldn't recommend this hotel enough and will stay again. The bad reviewers have clearly missed the charm.

    Perfect!

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    What a great find (thank you, trip advisor)... perfect for our overnight stay on the 'wine run'. Staff really friendly and always very helpful, definitely must be top value in this budget range.

    Another visit to Hotel Faidherbe

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    Great values for money and soooo friendly! We love this hotel and would not stay anywhere else. The guests are mainlty French and British and of every age. The lift is a little 'cosy' but that is all the critisism I have- except the bird whom when awake is loud but when he is sleeping you start to miss him!!!! Will return again after Christmas for more of this hotel.

    Loved The faidherbe

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    Friendly bilingual proprietors gave good advice on where to eat.Room clean, comfortable and bathroom excellent.Victor the Minor bird was very entertaining.

    Great family run hotel, A+ breakfast, didn't mind dated decor!

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    When I first went into this hotel I too wondered what the good reviews were all about, but I soon realised just why so many people have liked it!! Sure, it is old fashioned, with one of those weird French baths you can only sit down in, a bolster in the double bed and a dated decor, but it is sparkling clean and the bed was comfortable. The owners are unfailingly friendly and helpful, and the breakfast was really first class, a highly recommended buffet very fresh with home made preserves. It is in a busy street almost at the harbour, I would not say it is at all run down (as another reviewer wrote) just average shopping-centre type shops, a beautiful chocolaterie a few doors up, a nice luggage shop, a wild west themed bar, "Next" type clothes shops... Very handy for everything, market in walking distance, we ate at Cafe Jules in Place Dalton which looked (and probably was) touristy but quality was good. My guess is that parking might not be convenient although we were lucky and got a space just outside in the street. I believe there's a car park nearby. Also, I was glad that my room overlooked the side not the front as I would imagine it could be noisy with the windows open, as much of the ferry traffic goes past. We found it pleasant sitting in the little lobby downstairs, people kept dropping by for a chat with the proprietor and there was a friendly atmosphere. This very "French" feeling small family hotel supplied all our needs at a very reasonable price and was a pleasant place in which to stay where I felt like a person not a number.

    Small but perfectly formed

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    If you're looking for something fancy, yes, the Matelote is a good choice. I've stayed there, and it is chintzy and well garnished, but pretty much over the top if you're just looking for the best no-frills hotel in Boulogne.

    Couldn't understand all the positive reviews

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    OK so it was cheap so I don't know what we were expecting. But our room was dreadfully pokey, had a run-down feel and overlooked a tatty car park. There were gangs of youths hanging around the front entrance and the local restaurants seemed tacky. It was another world to the lovely old town up on the hill. For those on a budget I would say that this was adequate at best, but I have stayed in far better 2 star hotels than this one. We moved to a nicer place, La Matelote, up the road - twice the price but twenty times nicer.

    Best hotel in Boulogne

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    This is the best hotel we have ever stayed at in Boulogne. Excellent location and the friendliest hosts you could wish for. They have obviously put a lot of effort into making the rooms as comfortable as possible. Breakfast is fantastic with lots of local produce which Francoise tells you about. Have already booked to go again.

    Friendly and comfortable

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    Stayed here for one night on a weekend in France. The location is excellent - close to lots of nice restaurants and bars - and the parking outside is free after 7pm and all day sunday so it's fine if you are just there for the weekend. I don't know whether there is any other parking. The rooms were quiet, tastefully decorated and comfortable - not huge but fine for a weekend. I got a very good nights sleep! We had a lovely buffet breakfast there with muesli, boiled eggs, cake, croissants, bread and cheese and jam and hot chocolate which really set us up for the day. The couple who run the place are so friendly - they were genuinely kind and helpful and were so smiley! They also have a Mynah bird which can speak - very cool!

    Fantastic Hotel

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    I had booked a room at Hotel Faidherbe, 12 rue

    Faidherbe, Boulogne. On arrival I received a warm welcome, was given a map of Boulogne, advised about the exhibition currently in the town, and shown on the map the location of the hotel, the location of the exhibition and various other attractions. The owners of the hotel were extremely kind and helpful and always ready to explain anything. I think this hotel was well situated but the welcome and service were absolutely superb.

    I loved Boulogne. The town is buzzing - the people serving in the shops and cafes were friendly and helpful and the attractions were very interesting and well kept.

    Would recommend Boulogne and the Hotel Faidherbe to anyone.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Faidherbe Boulogne-sur-Mer

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good