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La Maison du Frene

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Gourock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016

What can I say, other than.... WOW There are some things in life, which you need to do, this place is one of them, from the initial booking and prompt and friendly email exchanges, this started to feel different from the usual hotel/B&B interactions. On arrival, we were warmly greeted by Guy and Antoine, who showed us around and into...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Loved our 2 night stay at this memorable guest house. Beautiful, comfortable, upscale rooms with lots of space and nice views as well as light. Hosts were so charming and friendly. Enjoyed the delicious breakfasts. The town of Vence is a must see. Many wonderful restaurants and cute place to have as a home base while exploring the area.

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Dublin
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We fell in love with this place the moment we walked in the front door. A warm greeting, and a house filled with art: paintings, sculpture and all sorts of quirky items on display everywhere in this house. We were in the suite on the top floor and I actually squealed when I saw it. It's huge. The bedroom had...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Beautiful 4-bedroom hotel, with every room decorated uniquely. We stayed in the 'pop art' room on the top floor...it was huge, like a mini apartment. Bed was comfortable, interior was stunning and every detail attended to from Marilyn Monroe canvases to Roy Liechistein (sp?) books. I could've stayed for hours in the reception room where we ate breakfast (which was...

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Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We loved this guest house/B&B. The owners, Thierry, Guy and Antoine are excellent hosts providing beautiful continental breakfasts, mixed with good humour and tips on where to go. There were four of us and both couples had beautiful, spacious rooms with lovely bed linen and amazing decor. Each room is themed differently and each day one can discover something different...

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Dana Point, California
Reviewed 23 May 2016

When you leave a hotel, saying, "I can't wait to return," you know you've found a gem! Guy and Thierry took this charming 17th century house and transformed it into a 4 room inn that, on first impression, feels like you're in the most beautiful, colorful and whimsical museum! After doing much research on accommodations for my month-long trip to...

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Reviewed 22 April 2016

What a find! Guy and Thierry have created the most hospitable art gallery in the world - and only one of the art pieces is behind glass. A wonderfully generous place, generous in space of suites, the pile of art books in the room, original art in your suite, attentive and warm service throughout -and I even had the pleasure...

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sacramento
Reviewed 14 April 2016

This is a very nice bed and breakfast right in the center of town in a beautiful old 17th century house. The décor is colorful and interesting with art and little touches everywhere in the vein of Matisse, Piccaso, and others of that era. We had a nice big bedrooms, small sitting room and lovely big bathroom. Everything was nice...

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 23 March 2016

An amazingly vibrant and art filled B&B in Vence. Guy & Thierry sure do know a thing or two about style and service... Our eyes were bursting out of their sockets at the wonderful eclectic interiors. It was the opposite of boring, in fact I can't remember a place ever being this fun and interesting. And Guy was the perfect...

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Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 19 December 2015

This exquisitely furnished, extremely warm and cozy is like staying in the lovely country home of friends. The owners make you feel like a houseguest and are chockfull of excellent recommendations on dining, touring, etc. However, the town of Vence, where the Maison du Frene, was not what I had expected. As French towns go it lacked a certain je-ne-sais-quoi...

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Additional Information about La Maison du Frene

Address: 1 Place du Frene, 06140 Vence, France
Region: France > Provence > French Riviera - Cote d'Azur > Vence
Price Range: £135 - £147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“There are only four rooms. You can look online, and choose which decor you prefer if it is available.”
 of 5 bubbles caz1950, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Trust in the hosts taste nod judgement”
 of 5 bubbles 768lisay, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are up several sets of stairs without an elevator, so not good for those who can't climb stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles SacramentoLanie, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Our room at the top of the hotel was spacious, air conditioned and very comfy.”
 of 5 bubbles Nohedes, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The Pop Art room is wonderful - but I am sure the others are too.”
 of 5 bubbles HelenO552, 19 Aug 2015 | Read review
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