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.

Hotel Rousseau

Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Beaune
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"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'))"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

40 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 24: English reviews
Start your review of Hotel Rousseau
 Click to rate
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time I have stayed in this small, family owned hotel. It is at an excellent location, about 1-2 blocks from the old town of Beaune, located in the Burgundy wine region. There are good restaurants nearby, but you may need to make reservations on weekends or high tourist season. The hotel is in an old home...

Thank Janice G
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We arrived early afternoon. An elderly lady greeted us and led us to our room. We stayed on the first floor off a secondary hallway from the main thoroughfare. Our room had a full size bed with an old and soft mattress, a wardrobe, dresser, fireplace, and private bathroom with a standing shower. We were given a key to the...

Thank kas5cd
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 15 September 2015

There are no hostels in Beaune and even the AirBnB options are expensive. This is one of the few lower priced hotels. The atmosphere is cosy with pleasantly lived-in furniture and a collection of cats. The old lady running the place is kind and welcoming. The back has an nice courtyard and some of the room open directly on to...

1Thank Jason H
Cambridge UK
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

We were charged €60 for a double room including breakfast which was very reasonable. Driving here from the motorway we passed many modern hotels but we bypassed them as we preferred to be near the town centre for a stroll to see shops restaurants etc. this hotel is old fashioned and therefore might not suit everyone but it is a...

Thank DavidBCambridgeUK
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Have stayed here a few times. Quirky Hotel in a time warp but very interesting. This hotel has been in the Rousseau family for years and is in the centre of Beaune. We think it's like staying at Grandmothers house. Mme Rousseau has looked after us well on our travels.

Thank Bazzer725
Mio, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

We were delighted with this bed & breakfast! Convenient location within an easy walk to the town center, charming rooms and garden, friendly service, lovely breakfast of croissant and coffee, all for a great price. I was traveling with my teenage son and daughter; we stayed in a room with two single beds plus a double bed, with our own...

Thank Jesse L
Wadebridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2013

Great location, quiet yet so close to where it's all going on. This old fashioned hotel offers a quiet place to lay your head. The facilities are basic and there are no frills. That said, if you are like me and you only use a hotel to sleep in, then it's just fine. Good breakfast, pleasant courtyard garden. Private parking...

Thank vdubcruising
Brno, Czech Republic
Reviewed 24 October 2013

At first time you see the hotel, garden, room, you are just amazed, after one night, especially in the morning, everything beaufiful comes away...very uncomfortable beds! Nice, old, but not good to sleep there. Average breakfast. And it is not true that madame Rousseau is running whole hotel by herself. She has at least two more helpers.

Thank Bronislava T
Mons, Belgium
Reviewed 9 August 2013

From reading other reviews we knew this could go either way, but we loved the idea of a dated, quaint hotel, and were rewarded with a delightful night's at the Hotel Rousseau. It was a rare and precious experience. All criticisms are probably factually correct - bed was uncomfortable etc etc - and if we'd had a room without a...

1Thank Mariner79
Concord, New Hampshire
Reviewed 1 August 2013

If you are looking for a fresh, modernized room -- keep looking. However, if you would like to stay in the house where owner Madame Rousseau was born -- and little has changed in 40-50 years -- book early. This places fills, often with pilgrims and trekkers. I booked two days in May 2013 and stayed for four, mostly because...

1Thank Gail S

12 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (12)
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Room/Suite (7)
Other (2)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Beaune hotels
0.2 km away
Hotel Des Remparts
Hotel Des Remparts
#27 of 62 in Beaune
225 reviews
0.4 km away
Hotel de France Le Tast'Vin
0.2 km away
Hotel de la Paix
Hotel de la Paix
#26 of 62 in Beaune
415 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.1 km away
Hotel au Grand Saint Jean
0.6 km away
Hotel Athanor
Hotel Athanor
#44 of 62 in Beaune
268 reviews
0.2 km away
Ibis Styles Beaune Centre
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


Room types
  • Family Rooms

Additional Information about Hotel Rousseau

Address: 11 Place Madeleine, 21200, Beaune, France
Region: France > Bourgogne-Franche-Comte > Cote d'Or > Beaune
Number of rooms: 12
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

Questions? Get answers from Hotel Rousseau 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

“Have only stayed on the ground floor, front. Rooms were quiet.”
janiceg502, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a private bathroom if that is important to you.”
kas5cd, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Quiet overall, even front rooms as the hotel is set back of Place Madeline.”
  • Fireplace and mirror in front facing room
  • Bedroom facing front of hotel
GailS449, 31 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Persons who have trouble with steps should request a room on the ground floor.”
Jacques59, 5 May 2013 | Read review
“I would choose first floor with shower and w/c”
JeffryB, 10 Nov 2012 | Read review
5 of 5