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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Pleasant hotel, friendly staff, good location, food nicely cooked and presented. Room 216 was a large room with double aspect window one seafront and one overlooking shops. En suite Bathroom was fitted with bath and hand held shower. WC was separate which was useful. Furniture fairly basic but bed very comfortable.

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Nailsworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic stay in Hotel Excelsior over Christmas with Diamond Rail holidays. The restaurant is excellent and the chef is sought out by the locals- delicious Christmas menus; they really pulled out all the stops! The hotel is only a short walk from the railway station and the town is charming. Good rooms, comfortable beds and good facilities.It is the second...

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Excelsior83700, Responsable réception at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear Fiona, A lot of thanks for your comments and notation; we were glad to welcome you for a pleasant stay and we look forward to seeing you very very soon, for another lovely stay in Saint Raphaël ! All our best regards, Carinne

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We travelled by Eurostar to Lille and then TGV to St Raphael. The train station is close to the hotel which is perfectly positioned opposite the beach and within minutes of the harbour for boat trips. It is a friendly, well looked after hotel and our room was very clean and pleasant with a nice bathroom with bath and hand...

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Excelsior83700, Responsable réception at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your comment and notation; be sure the whole staff will be glad to welcome you for another lovely stay ! We hope to see you again very soon also ! All our best regards Carinne

Tarporley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016

A very good Hotel in an excellent location, for the Promenade and attractions, for trains and for cruise boats, excellent Buffet Breakfast, well-presented quality food, good service, very helpful Reception, all in all could not have asked for more and felt the Hotel surpassed expectation on all fronts

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Excelsior83700, Responsable réception at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear guest, Many many thanks for your comments!The whole staff is glad to know you had a lovely stay. Looking forward to seeing you again soon, Carinne

Kings Lynn
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We stayed for a week at the Hotel Excelsior on a holiday booked through Diamond Rail. The hotel is ideally situated on the sea front, just a five minute walk from the rail station, and close to the marina for the catamaran to Saint Tropez. St Raphael is a perfect base to explore this area of Provence by train, boat...

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Excelsior83700, Responsable réception at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear "N-B-KingsLynn", A lot of thanks for sharing such a long and sincere comment about your stay. As an information, all the restaurant's chairs have been cleaned last week! We were glad to welcome you and we hope to see you again very soon, with a Diamond Holiday group or by your own. All our best wishes Carinne

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 25 September 2016

A 3 star only. The location is great, near the train station, restaurants and boats that go to nearby places like Saint Tropez. The room was good but despite being on the first floor the Internet would not connect. The breakfast is for 3 star hotel, not having anything to complain.Any way this hotel is a good option for those...

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Excelsior83700, Responsable réception at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear "JLLFreitas", Many thanks for your comment and notation about your stay at the Excelsior. We sincerely hope to welcome you for another stay. All our best regards Carinne

Margate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We were booked into Excelsior with via Rail Discoveries who use Diamond Rail, as it was a cheap package booked at the last moment, we were not sure what to expect, but far exceded our expectations. Booking through R.D was easy and well organised, booked a room with seaview, turned out to be good size with ensuite, hotel enjoys a...

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Excelsior83700, Responsable réception at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear "Mel S" Thank you so much for this pleasant comment and excellent notation. We hope to welcome you soon with the RD group or by your own. Looking forward to seeing you ! Best wishes, Carinne

Droitwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Popped in for a beer on our shore visit on a tui cruise. Good cold beer the good we saw at people's tables looked amazing. Toilets very very clean. Only lost 1 point as service to get a drink a bit slow but this place is fine with good views of the sea front. May stay here if prices right...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 August 2016

The hotel is right opposite the beach on the boulevard. Whilst it is an older style hotel we found it very comfortable, and close to the centre of town. There is a night market on Friday and Saturday nights on the beach boardwalk. The town has lots of restaurants and reasonable shopping. The restaurant is excellent with some great meals...

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Excelsior83700, Responsable réception at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thanks for sharing your feedback about your recent stay at the Excelsior. Be sure your comment is really appreciated and we will do our best in order to progress in terms of breakfast quality... Looking forward to welcoming you soon, best regards Carinne

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

This is a two star hotel with perfect location. The rooms are small small small.!two normal people can hardly not stay in the same room with one each suitcase. We payed extra for sea wiev but it was with a mirror:-) Breakfast is Moore of a joke, don't eat here go out instead!

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Excelsior83700, Responsable réception at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear "Tottellisa", Thanks for sharing your impression about your recent stay at the Excelsior. We are really sorry to be informed you were disappointed by your room and breakfast; we will do our best to give you another room, a bigger one, for your next visit (if we are enough lucky to see you again!) and to improve our breakfast...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Saint Raphael is a lively and charming town situated between Cannes and Saint Tropez, on the Mediterranean coastline, with a nice sandy beach, port lined with pretty cafes and restaurants and a bustling center with shops and bars. The family run Hotel Excelsior enjoys an excellent situation on the sea front promenade, beside the Casino and a stone-throw from the sandy beach. It is an ideal base from which to explore Provence by car or by the excellent train system which runs through Saint Raphael. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Excelsior

Address: Promenade Rene Coty, 83700, Saint-Raphael, France
Region: France > Provence > French Riviera - Cote d'Azur > Saint-Raphael
Price Range: $158 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Excelsior 4*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Excelsior Hotel St Raphaël
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#4 Luxury Hotel in Saint-Raphael
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“Room 216 was quite large corner room”
 of 5 bubbles rengd, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“You can have a partial sea view free of extra charge if you choose a room on the side of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 101fionah, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try to saty in a room where is able to connect the Internet.”
 of 5 bubbles JLLFreitas, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our room over looked the entrance , with a seaview.”
  • View along the prom
  • View from prom 100yds from hotel
  • View from boat trip of church behind hotel
 of 5 bubbles 651mels, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“no parking at the hotel, just down the road in a public car park that is easily accessible”
 of 5 bubbles 800Mobile, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
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