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.

Hotel Suggestion in Annecy

San Francisco...
Level Contributor
18 posts
15 reviews
Save Topic
Hotel Suggestion in Annecy

Looking for quaint, cozy hotel, B&B, or inn for a weekend in May. I am traveling to France for business and have decided to add a couple of extra days to visit Annecy. I'm very excited... the photos look beautiful. I will be traveling by myself and will not have a car (will arrive by bus or train) so looking to stay in the center of town where I can walk everywhere but feel safe...but not break the bank. I would appreciate any recommendations.

Thanks so much.

Rosanne

New Zealand

Lyon, France
Destination Expert
for Lyon
Level Contributor
3,767 posts
35 reviews
Save Reply
1. Re: Hotel Suggestion in Annecy

Hi Rosanne,

As you don't have a car the choice is limited. There is only one B&B in the city center, have a look (sorry it is only in French):

…wanadoo.fr/index.jhtml

Hotel Spendid has good reviews:

http://www.splendidhotel.fr/

You may also try one of these little hotels:

http://www.hoteldesavoie.fr/index.php

mapage.noos.fr/hotelduchateau/site.html

London
Level Contributor
177 posts
1 review
Save Reply
2. Re: Hotel Suggestion in Annecy

The "best" (ie classiest) and most picturesque hotels are not really in the centre of town. Perhaps the best compromise is the Splendid - not luxurious, and "quaint" is a word that only non-English people use, so I'm not sure what you are really expecting here - but it overlooks the lake, it's central, and not ridiculously expensive. The majority of the others are a bit anodyne, part of chains. But look at www.lac-annecy.com/gb/hebergements/hotel.php

Scotland, United...
Level Contributor
234 posts
72 reviews
Save Reply
3. Re: Hotel Suggestion in Annecy

Hi

Try historic rentals.com

We have stayed at this apartment in the center of Annecy, great place very safe and right in the center of town overlooking the river on to the old jail.

M

San Francisco...
Level Contributor
18 posts
15 reviews
Save Reply
4. Re: Hotel Suggestion in Annecy

Thank you so much for your help...lots of great options. I look forward to the trip.

cheers

rosanne

5. Re: Hotel Suggestion in Annecy

-:- Message from TripAdvisor staff -:-

This topic has been closed to new posts due to inactivity. We hope you'll join the conversation by posting to an open topic or starting a new one.

To review the TripAdvisor Forums Posting Guidelines, please follow this link: http://www.tripadvisor.com/pages/forums_posting_guidelines.html

We remove posts that do not follow our posting guidelines, and we reserve the right to remove any post for any reason.

Removed on: 26 September 2009, 06:29