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257 reviews
62 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well located just outside the town and ideal for short stays. All you need and good value, secure parking. Adequate breakfast, free wifi and comfortable rooms. Hypermarket across the road for fuel etc.

Thank PhillipN741
Castelsarrasin, France
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18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We stayed here in May for one night whilst visiting Saint Jean de Luz. The parking is enclosed and secure. The staff are very welcoming and the décor in corridors and rooms is good. Bed comfortable. Value for money is excellent, both for the room and for breakfast. Ideal for visiting St. Jean and also as a stopover en route... More 

Thank Linda T
Whitstable, Kent
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36 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

On our annual pilgrimage to Spain we always pre-select and pre-book our hotels. This is because with a car-load of luggage we require secure parking. In St Jean de Luz this is not always easy to find. Which is why we chose Hotel Arena. This is how most hotels will be run in the future, minimal staff and minimal service.... More 

Thank davjill
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160 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

This is a fairly new Hotel in an out of the way location opposite (over the motorway) a Carrefour hyper market and next door to a brand new Courtepaille restaurant. The receptionist welcomed us in English and directed us to our room. They are fairly basic but clean & have everything you need. The bed was comfortable and there was... More 

Thank savilleann
Newport, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights with our 9month old puppy. We knew the area and found this hotel to be convenient for visiting St Jean de Luz and Biarritz. There is secure parking and grassy areas for exercising the dog. The room was clean and smart although the layout of the bathroom was not very easy to use. The... More 

Thank 82judy
Ghent, Belgium
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44 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We stayed here as a stopover on our way to the south. The hotel was easy to find and near the highway. The hotel offers free, spacious parking and free wifi. The rooms were clean and the bathroom was spacious. The staff was friendly. Breakfast was good. Only disadvantage I can think of was the limited number of power plugs.... More 

Thank Helena V
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50 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We stopped at this hotel on our way back from the South of France before catching the ferry from Santander to Portsmouth. The location is excellent - just off the main motorway - it does take a bit of finding (it's down a little side road towards the beach) but I get the feeling the signage will be slowly improved... More 

Thank Mark W
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015

This was a very well located and good value for money stop over in our journey between the UK and Portugal. We were pleasantly surprised by the efficiency of the reception staff who were so helpful and polite when they swiftly checked us in. We had a family room which was splotlessly clean and had everything we needed - comfortable... More 

Thank emcm545
Christchurch, New Zealand
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53 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2014

This is the perfect place to stop for a night if on the move. It is easy to find just off the motorway and the rooms are functional but comfortable. We were worried about the closeness of the motorway to our room but we didn't hear a thing with the windows closed and good airconditioning. However our stay was made... More 

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Watford, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2014

The past month I drove to Spain from the UK. Cant really do 1400 miles on your own so I like to stop off at different places. stayed twice here on the way down and on the way back. the rooms are good quality and have everything for you. no baths just showers to me not a problem. No bar... More 

2 Thank john k

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Additional Information about Hotel Arena

Address: 109 Chemin De Chibau, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
Region: France > Nouvelle-Aquitaine > Pyrenees-Atlantiques > Basque Country > Saint-Jean-de-Luz
Price Range: £44 - £82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Arena 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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