Hotel François 1er

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Overview of Hotel François 1er

Hotel François 1er

3-star property
Beaux Arts hotel with bar/lounge, near La Rochelle Hotel de Ville

8.4/10 Very good

358 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Non-smoking
  • Bar
  • 24/7 front desk
The price is €102
Price available on 11/10/2022
Map
13-15 Rue Bazoges, La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, 17000
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Breakfast available
  • Self parking
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Library
  • Computer station
  • Front desk safe
For families
  • Cable/satellite TV service
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Blackout curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Off-site parking available

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In La Rochelle City Centre

Getting around

  • La Rochelle (LRH-La Rochelle - Ile de Re) - 16 min drive
  • La Rochelle Porte Dauphine Station - 12 min walk
  • La Jarrie Station - 15 min drive
  • La Rochelle Station - 16 min walk

About this property

Hotel François 1er

3-star hotel in the heart of La Rochelle City Centre, rejuvenated in 2016
At Hotel François 1er, you can look forward to a terrace, a library and a bar. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks include:
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), self-parking (surcharge) and concierge services
  • Luggage storage, multilingual staff and a computer station
  • A TV in the lobby, a porter/bellboy and a 24-hour front desk
  • Guest reviews say good things about the breakfast, helpful staff and walkable location
Room features
All guest rooms at Hotel François 1er offer thoughtful touches, such as 24-hour room service and premium bedding, as well as amenities, such as complimentary wireless Internet access and Laptop workspace. Guests reviews say good things about the size rooms at the property.
More amenities include:
  • Free toiletries and hairdryers
  • Flat-screen TVs with cable channels
  • Heating, daily housekeeping and desks

Languages

English, French, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 36 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3 PM until 6 AM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11:30 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets allowed*
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply*

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • On-site parking only available on request
  • On-site self-parking (EUR 15 per day)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • On-site parking is limited

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–10:30 AM on weekends
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service

What to do

  • Beach nearby

Working away

  • Computer station

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Television in common areas

Accessibility

  • Braille/raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • No lift (single-level property)
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Step-free path to entrance

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished and decorated

Freshen up

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. Exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.65 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 18 years of age.

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 13.00 for adults and EUR 6.50 for children (approximately)

Children & extra beds

  • Cots/infant beds are available for EUR 8.0 per day
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds

Pets

  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 8 per pet, per night

Parking

  • Self-parking costs EUR 15 per day
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-out is available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

Policies

This property does not have lifts.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1000 owing to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information on the booking confirmation.

Also known as

Hotel François 1er La Rochelle
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Urban Style François 1er La Rochelle
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Hotel François 1er La Rochelle
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Hotel François 1er Hotel La Rochelle

Frequently asked questions

Does Hotel François 1er offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Hotel François 1er does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Hotel François 1er?
As of 6 October 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hotel François 1er on 9 October 2022 start from €102, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hotel François 1er?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Hotel François 1er?
Yes, pets are welcome. There's a charge of EUR 8 per pet, per night.
Is parking offered on site at Hotel François 1er?
Yes. Self-parking costs EUR 15 per day. Parking spaces may be limited.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Hotel François 1er?
You can check in from 3 PM - 6 AM. Check-out time is 11:30 AM. Contactless check-out is available.
Is there an on-site casino at Hotel François 1er?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Casino Barriere de La Rochelle (19-min walk) and Casino de Châtelaillon (15-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at Hotel François 1er and nearby?
Recommended spots to visit include La Rochelle Hotel de Ville (3-min walk) and Vieux Port (5-min walk), along with Tour St. Nicolas (11-min walk) and Parc des Expositions de La Rochelle (0.9 mi).
Are there restaurants at or near Hotel François 1er?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include L'Astrolabe (3-min walk), Le Jardin du marché (3-min walk) and 44 Cafe (4-min walk).
What's the area around Hotel François 1er like?
Hotel François 1er is in La Rochelle City Centre, a short 5-minute walk from Vieux Port and 3 minutes' walk from New World Museum. The local area is walkable and popular for its beaches.

Overall score and ratings

8.4

Very good

8.8/10

Cleanliness

8.7/10

Staff & service

8.3/10

Amenities

8.4/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.4/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

Emma, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Canvey Island brick layer gets drunk
I booked this hotel for a friend,who ended up getting drunk and spending the night in a police cell.But I went to the hotel earlier with him and everyone was really nice and the room was clean and fresh
Warren, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

anna, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Wonderful hotel, very friendly.
Warm welcome, parking available, very friendly staff. 24hr reception, privately owned. Wonderful stay.
AWJ, 2-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Recommended
Great location, close to the marina and the centre of the city. Comfortable rooms and a more than adequate breakfast. Recommended.
philip, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

stephen, 3-night romance trip
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4/10 Fair

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Allan, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Gregory, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Very nice place. Very nice owner and staff
Lefebvre, 2-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

La Rochelle
Great location in the town , lovely quaint hotel . Good breakfast Staff were a bit dull. Nowhere to park as the car park was full . Big car park half a mile walk , 15 mins . It is a problem I. La Rochelle . Having said that the visit to that place is worth it .
Michael, 1-night family trip
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