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    Best Western Citadell Besancon

    13 Rue Lecourbe, 25000, Besancon, France
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    Overview
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    • Very good41%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “free coffee” (2 reviews)
    “one night” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
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    Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

    We stayed one night in this hotel. We found it easily entering the city coming out of the highway from Switzerland. The room was totally renovated spacious and calm. Breakfast was good. When in Besançon, the visit of the nearby Vauban citadel is a must....More

    Thank Helene G
    Response from BWCitadelle, Première de Réception at Best Western Citadell BesanconResponded 29 May 2017

    Dear Helene, Thank you very much for your positive feedback on TripAdvisor! We are glad you enjoyed your stay in our hotel, as well as the visit of our beautiful ciy of Besançon. We will be happy to have the chance to host you once...More

    Reviewed 14 May 2017

    Clean and comfortable hotel just a short walk to downtown. We were initially given a room in the out building at street level which did not suit us. Front desk staff quickly relocated us to a room in the main building. Room was small and...More

    Thank Jeff M
    Response from BWCitadelle, Première de Réception at Best Western Citadell BesanconResponded 15 May 2017

    Dear Jeff, Thank you very much for your taking some time to leave a comment on Tripadvisor. Your feedback is very important to us. We are glad to see that, on the whole, you had a pleasant stay among us. We were more than happy...More

    Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

    I stayed two nights and everything was perfect. A great location, a great room, but most important, GREAT service. The breakfast was nice, great variety and fresh. The staff (I wish I could remember their names) but the three of them were most helpful in...More

    Thank Ed s
    Response from BWCitadelle, Réceptionniste at Best Western Citadell BesanconResponded 26 April 2017

    Dear Edward, We truly thank you for your very positive comment. Christie, Estelle and I were more than happy to help you out with everything you needed. We wish we had customers like you everyday! Hoping you had nice way back to the US, and...More

    Reviewed 16 April 2017

    A nights stay in central Besancon after a long drive. The old city is a great location and the hotel was a pleasant place to stay. Parking is perhaps a little 'tight' - prebooking a space would be helpful but they were able to find...More

    Thank 20tc
    Response from BWCitadelle, Réceptionniste at Best Western Citadell BesanconResponded 17 April 2017

    Dear Sir, Madam, Thank you for giving us and other visitors your feedback about your stay in our hotel. We are glad to observe that you enjoyed your stay. Indeed, our parking is pretty tiny, that's why we contact clients when we have either their...More

    Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

    Best western have really upped their game with this hotel. Great welcome, lovely room, tremendous breakfast, parking for the car and our dog welcome. Besancon is an interesting and historic city with good restaurants and a great feel to the old city nestled below the...More

    Thank TheTowman
    Response from BWCitadelle, Réceptionniste at Best Western Citadell BesanconResponded 15 March 2017

    Dear Sir, The whole team wants to thank you for your very positive, and much appreciated feedback :) We are delighted to learn you enjoyed your stay among us, on every point. Your comment is the best reward we can receive for our daily hardwork....More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Golf Course
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 72 - USD 128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Besancon
    • #3 Business Hotel in Besancon
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Besancon
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 41
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    • France >
    • Bourgogne-Franche-Comte >
    • Doubs >
    • Besancon
    • Also Known As
    • Citotel Hotel Besançon
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    Maddiemo
    16 January 2017|
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    Response from BWCitadelle | Property representative |
    Dear Sir, You can call us directly ( +33 (0)3 81 81 33 92 ) to check the availability on our parking facility, for your stay. Best regards, Filipe Front Desk
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    28 July 2016|
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    Response from BWCitadelle | Property representative |
    Dear Madam, We inform you that we do have a tiny parking (10 places) in our interior courtyard, which is not closed. Parking is only available on demand and on booking. Best regards,
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