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Hotel Francois Premier

#1 of 10 Hotels in Cognac
Certificate of Excellence
13/06/2017 14/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

We stayed our 3 day stay at the Francois Premier - the hotel is centrally located so that all the main attractions are within walking distance. Staff are very pleasant and accommodating. Rooms have been recently refurbished (at at the time of visit - Feb 17 there is still some refurb underway). Off road parking is available within the hotel...

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Reviewed 12 January 2017

This hotel deserves it's position in TripAdvisor. We stayed one night and had a very enjoyable stay. A boutique 4-star hotel with 5-star service. Great communications with the staff via email before our arrival. We knew exactly how to get there, where to park, and even had dinner reservations made. There had been an error on Booking.com, but they agreed...

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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

This hotel is great for cognac. The staff- can speak English and are very helpful. Food and beverage - fine breakfast buffet is nice cocktails are done well. No gym Wifi is slow The location is amazing city center. The interior for the room is nice, need to request iron board and iron carpet floor, nice bed TV hard to...

Thank Boyde Thomas S
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 18 November 2016

the Hotel is in the middle of Cognac on a busy square. We arrived early afternoon and the receptionist was helpful providing information. The private carpark ( 10.00€ ) is just " in the Hotel" and easy and dry to walk to your room. Our room a superior with twin beds was on the 1.floor with view to the square....

Thank R113
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I've stayed in a number of hotels in Cognac and so far this my favorite. In ticks a good number of boxes on my list... - great location - Modern-ish with character - bathroom with proper shower door so floor isn't flooded - good breakfast - quiet and clean - freindly staff - good value - lots of things within...

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Reviewed 13 November 2016

What a wonderful hotel - and in such a good location too, right in the hearty of Cognac. We found this hotel through the tourist information centre in Jarnac after the early termination of a boating holiday that went badly wrong. The hotel could not have been more supportive and accommodating and gave us a very generous discount on two...

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Reviewed 20 October 2016

Our second visit to Cognac and this hotel. A great hotel, furnishings high quality, clean and tidy public areas. Welcoming reception staff helpful and not intrusive. Cocktail bar a must visit. Breakfast choices to many to mention. Room well decorated bath with shower and separate toilet. Pool very nice. Hotel well positioned for Cognac visits, shopping and restaurants. Private secure...

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Our first visit to Cognac and we loved it. We won a competition to visit Martell Cognac and spent the weekend there staying in this hotel. The receptionist was lovely and couldn't do enough for us like booking the restaurant and treating us like a valued customer. The breakfast was lovely. A mixture of British and Continental such as pastries...

Thank jandl2008London
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We went for visiting distilleries and this hotel has a great position for our tour. The rooms are big and well Equipped, nice shower!!!! The spa is cozy and the service was really the best regarding our stay. The receptionist/waiter for breakfast did a superb job, I believe his name was Gary, well done man! You let feel us welcome...

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Situated right in the middle of Cognac, within reach of all local sites and Cognac houses. Parking within the hotel secure. Staff very knowledgeable of places to eat and they booked our tour of the Martell factory for us. Rooms very high standard, well furnished and modern throughout. Would recommend to anyone, you will not be disappointed. Breakfast catered for...

Thank Wendy M

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Due to its privileged location (in the center of Cognac), Francois Premier Hotel is your ideal base for your travels on foot (your car being parked inside). Its spa with swimming pool, hammam and massage will guarantee intense relaxing moments, as well as the "rooftop" garden. Its exceptional cocktail bar (both in its products and its barman) welcomes you for nice evenings (until 2am from Tuesday to Saturday). All this in a modern setting, perfectly balancing the elegance of the mansions of the 19th century with the audacity of contemporary design For a great stay in Cognac ... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Francois Premier

Address: 3 Place Francois 1er | 3, Place François 1er, 16100 Cognac, France
Region: France > Nouvelle-Aquitaine > Charente > Cognac
Price Range: $182 - $382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Francois Premier 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Our room was overlooking the main square, busy but not noisy. Second or third floors good views of Cognac.”
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“As above, take some earplugs for the mopeds speeding up and down. I guess this is probably just a weekend issue”
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