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Overview of Novotel La Rochelle Centre

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Seasonal outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas
Seasonal outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas
Seasonal outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas
Terrace/patio
UNESCO Sustainable Property

Novotel La Rochelle Centre

4 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationLa Rochelle Hotel de Ville8 min walk
    Popular LocationPorte de la Grosse Horloge9 min walk
    Popular LocationAquarium La Rochelle19 min walk
    AirportLa Rochelle (LRH-La Rochelle - Ile de Re)13 min drive

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About this area

La Rochelle

Located in La Rochelle, Novotel La Rochelle Centre is in the city centre and near the beach. Musee des Beaux-Arts and New World Museum are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Aiguillon Bay National Nature Reserve and Marais Poitevin Regional Nature Park. Natural History Museum and Maritime Museum are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Charruyer Park - 1 min walk
  • La Rochelle Hotel de Ville - 8 min walk
  • Porte de la Grosse Horloge - 9 min walk
  • New World Museum - 9 min walk
  • Aquarium La Rochelle - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • La Rochelle Porte Dauphine Station - 13 min walk
  • La Rochelle (LRH-La Rochelle - Ile de Re) - 15 min drive

Restaurants

  • Les Pincettes — 1 min walk
  • Gourmet Bar — 1 min walk
  • Rigoletto - 8 min walk
  • Le Saveur Vivre - 8 min walk
  • L'Atelier des Cousins - 8 min walk

About this property

Novotel La Rochelle Centre

4-star eco-friendly hotel near Vieux Port
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, coffee/tea in a common area and a seasonal outdoor pool. All 94 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and other amenities include room service and premium bedding.
Novotel La Rochelle Centre offers 94 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. 102-cm Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a seasonal outdoor pool.

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • On-site parking available only on request
  • Free secured, uncovered self-parking on site
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–11:00 AM on weekends: EUR 8.30-16.50 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Computer station
  • Conference space (3014 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms 8

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Hand-held showerhead
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Low-height door lock
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

More

  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 102-cm flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in fee: EUR 30
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: EUR 30.00

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 12 per pet, per night (maximum EUR 11 per stay)
Dogs and cats welcome
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 2.53 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 18 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between EUR 8.30 and EUR 16.50 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: EUR 12 per pet, per night (maximum EUR11 per stay)
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in fee: EUR 30 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 30.00 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from April to October
Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

National rating

This property has received its official star rating from the French Tourism Development Agency, ATOUT France.

Property is also known as

Novotel Hotel Rochelle Centre
Novotel Rochelle Centre
La Rochelle Novotel
Novotel La Rochelle
Novotel Rochelle Centre Hotel
Novotel Rochelle Rochelle
Novotel La Rochelle Centre Hotel
Novotel La Rochelle Centre La Rochelle
Novotel La Rochelle Centre Hotel La Rochelle

Frequently asked questions

4.3
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 258 out of 590 reviews
5 - Excellent 44%
Rating 4 - Good. 263 out of 590 reviews
4 - Good 45%
Rating 3 - Okay. 55 out of 590 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 590 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 6 out of 590 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Convenient to park. Staff are highly responsive and friendly. Great breakfast in room service.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice hotel, great food and staff. Air con could be better.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Awesome
Great
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Disliked: Staff & service
I was part of a large rugby group the hotel was excellent and we were really well looked after apart from the waitress at breakfast who was quite abrupt,rude and unhelpful.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020