We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Ibis Besancon La City

PricelineUSD 57*
View Deal
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 63*
USD 57*
USD 63*
USD 57*
USD 63*
USD 57*
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
Professional photos
Ibis Besancon La City
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

507 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 74: English reviews
Start your review of Ibis Besancon La City
 Click to rate
College Station, Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A charming city off the tourist path. When you read there are a lot of hills and a lot of walking they mean it. The most important thing when visiting here is to be fluenent in French or have a good guide. The people are very friendly, but language is a problem. Most of the restaurants we visited, no english,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank MarineAustin
Gothenburg, Sweden
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 27 August 2016

A budget hotel is what it is, a cheap stay overnight. This hotel was cheap, but still Clean room, good Englishspeaking personell, free wifi in the room. Breakfast costs extra as some hotels does- but with such cheap prize for the room its ok. Breakfast was very good, so good it could've been in a 5 star hotel! For a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Andreassons
About Hotel's Favourite Review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room was absolutely fine and the reception staff very helpful. The problem was with an unbelievably arrogant, stupid and unhelpful restaurant manager. I had been staying for three nights and things were fine until the last evening when a booking had been made for 20 people to have dinner at 9pm. I was leaving very early in the morning 5:30...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank cdbuk01
StephaneHOTTON, Directeur général at Ibis Besancon La City, responded to this review

Dear Customer, We are very sorry to hear that you have encountered a poor service on your last night. It is a pity that you keep in mind this bad adventure, except that the team had invested in order to bring you a quality stay. I can nevertheless personally apologize for the inconvenience you have encountered with our server. We...

Malmo, Sweden
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This was a more than we expected. Beds where very good, nice, quiet and clean room. Surprisingly varied and good breakfast beeing in France. Customer service top of the line. Recommended restaurants lived up to expectations and made the evening. Merci beaucoup!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank madelainedebrif
StephaneHOTTON, Directeur général at Ibis Besancon La City, responded to this review

Dear guest, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the ibis Besancon La City. We are delighted to read that you had an excellent stay and enjoyed your visit at our hotel. It is always encouraging to learn that guests are satisfied with our service as it is what we strive for every day. Thank you for...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Functional hotel within easy walking distance along the River Doubs to the city of Besancon. There is a good resaurant on site but there are also plenty of places to eat in the town itself. It is a quieter location than staying within the town.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Rogenroute
Athens, Greece
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

I often prefer Ibis during my trips as you always know what to expect. The hotel is centrally located, just 10' on from the central square while Citadelle is about 20-30' on foot. There is a garage underneath the hotel which costs 8€ so no worries about the car. The rooms are of a good size, very clean, soundproof and...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank GaliniP
Fareham
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Not a bad Ibis at all - right in the middle of town with a secure car park. The rooms were off a good size and comfortable. The hotel had a restaurant which we ate in as the city itself, which was stunning, seemed to lack eateries. Breakfast was standard and not as much choice as some ibis hotels I...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank robjohn100
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The hotel was located in a good position, walking distance to explore the city centre. Like most Ibis hotels, you pretty much know what you can expect from room size, quality and facilities. This was no different and was certainly not the worst budget style motel we stayed at on our travels in the region. If the room is clean...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank AUSLion
Heathfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Our stay at the La City Ibis was spoilt by the poor service we felt we received from the reception staff. Firstly the inadequate directions for the access to and exit from the car park and secondly when dealing with the fact that we had been allocated a room that had not been cleaned and prepared for use by the...

Review collected in partnership with Accorhotels.com
 Report
Helpful?
Thank CARADS15
Kansas
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Very efficient hotel with good beds, WIFI very good breakfast and secure parking. Short walk to city center with shopping, restaurants and markets. Great base for touring area on tram, foot or car. Quick and quiet elevator to all floors.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Inquilinus

57 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (35)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
View from Room (4)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (17)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (22)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Other (10)
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Besancon hotels
1.0 km away
Best Western Citadell Besancon
4.6 km away
Zenitude Hotel-Residences Les Hauts du Chazal
1.0 km away
Ibis Besancon Centre Ville
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.4 km away
Ibis Budget Besancon Centre Gare
2.1 km away
Ibis Styles Besancon
Ibis Styles Besancon
#5 of 34 in Besancon
550 reviews
0.1 km away
Zenitude Hotel-Residences La City
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenPartner Learn More
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the banks of the Doubs River within the business complex known as La City, 5 minutes walk from the centre of town and its museums and 15 minutes from the Citadelle. The Ibis Besancon La City offers 119 airconditioned rooms including 4 with facilities for guests with limited mobility. Boasting modern architecture, the hotel features La Taverne de Maitre Kanter restaurant specialising in seafood platters, secure underground parking with direct access to the 24 hour hotel reception. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ibis Besancon La City

Address: 1 avenue Louise Michel, 25000, Besancon, France
Region: France > Bourgogne-Franche-Comte > Doubs > Besancon
Price Range: $70 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ibis Besancon La City 3*
Number of rooms: 119
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Priceline, Hotwire, ACCOR, Cheap Tickets, Cancelon, TripOnline SA and HRS so you can book your Ibis Besancon La City reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Ibis Hotel Besançon
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Besancon
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Ibis Besancon La City staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Croydon, United Kingdom
7 months ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Ibis Besancon La City staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All very much the same but reasonable quality”
cdbuk01, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet. We have stayyed in many and all have been lovley.”
Rogenroute, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms quiet with elevator”
  • View from room at sundown - La Citadelle
Inquilinus, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“dont have a room at the front”
laurieHaverhill, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Think all rooms the same? But 336 definitely smelt of cigarettes. My sister was next door and hers did not!”
PYHCardiff_Wales, 16 Feb 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Priceline
USD 57* /night
View Deal
Hotwire.comUSD 57
ibisUSD 57
CancelonUSD 63
View all 9 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates