Ibis Chateau de Fontainebleau
Travel Blogs from Fontainebleau
Marsha & Brendan: INSEAD lunch - mediocre food with fun social opportunities
Nelly & Don: Oysters in the square
After Brendan was unexpectedly injured in the afternoon's rugby match, the four of us shared an unexpectedly late 11:30 pm dinner at Au Bureau. The pizzas were huge but delicious, …
... off the motorways as Kat didn't like the 130kph speed limits. Cruised through a hundred beautiful little villages on our way to the next chateau which I believe is Chambord. Got there a little late but still managed to blitz it in true Hanson style. Finally found stubby holders!!! I thought we might never be able to see Mark & Annette without out traditional trophies. On the road again heading towards our next stop in the Loire ...
... for Generous people, food, champagne and so much good climbing. Nothing but good memories for this whole trip really.
Bags all packed. I could have brought a few more things... but its pretty damn heavy already. I really am just counting down until tomorrow morning arrives. Even though its going to be a particularly long one, i looked forward to it still. I like difficult journeys, they always seem fun regardless somehow. I'm leaving at maybe 8am on the ...
I find myself saying many different french expressions and words, reluctantly. I was pretty adamant not to learn any french other than what pick up because I'm personally not interested in the language. I have been speaking a lot of Spanish with Nadia which has been fantastic. And i just began my long journey to learning German yesterday as well although I'm not sure how much i will do before I'm home, maybe only a little. My Spanish is alright but ...
... t find anything too hard yet. Although after no climbing for months, its was great fun and the skin is already pink with use. I met a whole bunch of people who are friends of theirs. One said i can stay at his, and one has invited me to watch the Rugby game on the 24th of September. I secretly hope it rains so that I cant climb because I would love to watch the NZ vs France game with a French man. I think it will be hilarious. But if the weather ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
I wasn't expecting much from this hotel, but it managed to disappoint anyway. The rooms are tiny and the bathroom poorly cleaned. Please opt instead for one of the other Fontainebleau choices - this is best left to unlucky business travelers who are forced to stay here.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.