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Saratoga Springs, New York
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210 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I like old hotels, and the Nord Pinus is really old. The positives: staff is friendly and welcoming. Rooms and spacious. AC works well in rooms (no AC in the public areas). Centrally located Negatives: we were there during the Rice Festival and the noise from the Forum Plaza went on until late in the night. If you are there... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Perfectly located on the main square of Arles Grand Hotel Nord-Pinus offers a stay in a historical place - the photos from 60s in the lobby of the hotel show many well-known faces. Not the most luxury hotel, but with a very special great atmosphere - worth an experience!

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Reviewed 12 July 2016

This hotel is very beautiful, and ideally located in the centre of town. However, much is lacking for the price. The breakfast is basic and expensive and the bar often unstaffed. There is no room service either. The wifi doesn't work. More importantly, though, the service can be extremely unfriendly and unhelpful. I was made to feel awful for asking... More 

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york,
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59 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Napolean slept in our room and it hadn't been refurbished sine he left. Very basic room and breakfast was also basic but good. Restaurant closed (april). Very strange but centrally located. Just plain odd but quite good fun.

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Newcastle, Australia
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384 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Stayed here for a few nights ,asked for a quiet room which didn't come with views into the square , if you want to be involved in activity outside ask for rooms fronting the square which is filled with eateries including Van Gogh's cafe . Most rooms do come with noise as central area.Staying here is being part of history... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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193 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016

The service from the staff was very good. Our room was ok but there was no mini-bar or refrigerator to keep my medicine cool which is essential. They arranged to keep them in the kitchen refrigerator until required which worked ok. Breakfast was pretty basic and of limited choice

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The stuff is very grateful you like his service and stay at your disposition for your next visit. More 

Islamorada, Florida
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

The location is perfect! The staff is amazing! Every staff person we have encountered has gone above and beyond, they are extremely friendly & helpful. I would highly recommend this hotel if you are staying in Arles! FABULOUS!! The food is wonderful! We have eaten breakfast here every morning & dinner the first night. Delicious!!! I cannot say enough about... More 

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San Francisco, California
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Exactly the sort of hotel one hopes for and despairs of ever finding anymore. A place that feels unique--something apart from the global sameness, the brandedness generally encountered, even in the small ways that other hotels capitulate to in the name of some travelers' expectation. To enter the Nord-Pinu is to enter a rare loveliness and graciousness. An unhurried comfort... More 

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Roberts Creek, Canada
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71 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2015

The staff are wonderful, personal, and very helpful. The location is great for visiting Arles in foot. Car parking is taken car of by the staff. The hotel has a lovely historic feel, but there are challenges if you need modern amenities. When we were there, internet reception was very sporadic, even at the reception area. We had two rooms,... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015

In the centre of medieval and Roman Arles lies this elderly hotel with parts of the Roman Forum within its structure. All the tourist sites and dozens of cafes and restaurants are within 10 minutes walk. The flip side is its a nightmare to get to in a car and parking is very limited and needs booking in advance. Breakfast... More 

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Small hotel with Old World Charm in building dating from 1850; restaurant; multilingual staff; located in city center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Hotel Nord-Pinus

Address: Place du Forum, 13200, Arles, France
Region: France > Provence > Bouches-du-Rhone > Arles
Price Range: $218 - $316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Hotel Nord-Pinus 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Nord Pinus
Grand Hotel Arles
Hotel Style:
#7 Luxury Hotel in Arles
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“Higher floor ,quieter room not on the square”
 of 5 bubbles 77smiley, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“ome not facing the street to avoid the early morning street cleaning machines”
 of 5 bubbles GraemeH752, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a high floor not facing the street as the noise in the square is significant.”
 of 5 bubbles traveller98735, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Avoid booking this hotel on-line.”
 of 5 bubbles richardlI951BV, 24 Jun 2015 | Read review
“During the festivals get ear plugs, a room above the 2nd floor, or go out and party.”
 of 5 bubbles awb2222, 28 Sep 2014 | Read review
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