De La Cite Hotel - Carcassonne

Place Auguste Pierre Pont Carcassonne 11000, Carcassonne, France, 11000  show map
 5 stars
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De La Cite Hotel - Carcassonne

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

 Sports activities

Golf course

Wind surfing

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Turkish bath

Reflex massage

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Poolside snack bar

Editorial review:

This enormous Hotel De La Cite has a one-of-a-kind setting in a medieval walled city. The old-world charm abounds from the gorgeous suites to the gardens and pool. The French cuisine at La Barbacane is excellent. It's closed for most of the winter.

Overview

De La Cite is a 5-star accommodation in the center of Carcassonne providing guests with a sundeck, a heated swimming pool and a cocktail lounge. The comfortable hotel represents Gothic architecture in Carcassonne. It features medical service, evening reception and turndown service as well as a baggage storage, a garage and a souvenir shop.

The central location gives quick access to Royal Kids Parc de jeux, La Cité de Carcassonne and Le Parc Australien. Castle and Ramparts of Carcassonne, Theatre Jean Deschamps and Chateau Comtal are are within 5 minutes' walk away.

The hotel is situated near the fortress, the basilica and the cathedral.

De La Cite lies within a 10-minute walk from the center of Carcassonne. Salvaza airport is 5 minutes' drive from the hotel.

Rooms

This property has 61 luxurious guestrooms including Classic Twin Room, Triple Room and Superior Double Room that are appointed with heating, a refrigerator, a writing desk, a trouser press and a minibar. All of the rooms have a fantastic view over the castle. They all have marble floor and modern furniture.

Eat & Drink

Every morning at the restaurant guests may enjoy buffet breakfast. The restaurant menu features French dishes. Guests can try coffee and tea served in the garden bar.

The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of EUR 28 per person per night. 

Services

Corporate travelers are free to use a meeting room, a copy machine and secretarial services offered on site.

Relax

The hotel provides Turkish steam bath and shiatsu massage for guests to relax and rejuvenate.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in public areas for free.

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at EUR 21 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   61.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Free safe at reception
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Lobby
  • Souvenir shop
  • Wine cellar
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Wind surfing
  • Golf course

Services

  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Kitchen facilities

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Sound docking station
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  4 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 16 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 80 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel De La Cite Hotel - Carcassonne Carcassonne location
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Hotel Address:

Place Auguste Pierre Pont Carcassonne 11000, Carcassonne, France, 11000

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City Center
  • Carcassonne
    1.0km
Airports
  • Salvaza (CCF)
    4.6km
  • Mazamet (DCM)
    39.3km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    61

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Rooms and availability

De La Cite Classic Double RoomDe La Cite Classic Double Room Hotel informationDe La Cite Classic Double Room
Classic Double Room
Bed type: King Size bed or 2 Single beds or Double Bed
Size: 25m2
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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    Triple Room
    Bed type: Triple
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    • Air conditioning
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      De La Cite Superior Double RoomDe La Cite Superior Double RoomDe La Cite Superior Double Room Hotel informationDe La Cite Superior Double Room Hotel information
      Superior Double Room
      Bed type: King Size bed or 1 Super-King Size bed
      Size: 35m2
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel De La Cite Hotel - Carcassonne Carcassonne location
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        Hotel Address:

        Place Auguste Pierre Pont Carcassonne 11000, Carcassonne, France, 11000

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Carcassonne
          1.0km
        Airports
        • Salvaza (CCF)
          4.6km
        • Mazamet (DCM)
          39.3km
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  4 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          61

        Hotel Awards

        FrenchHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCarcassonneDe La Cite

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        Best Family Hotels in France

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        De La Cite Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Jean-Marc Tilché - 400 m
        • Robert Messara - 1.3km

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 900 m

        Places of interest

        • La Cité de Carcassonne - 100 m
        • Notre Dame de l'Abbaye - 400 m
        • Eglise Saint Joseph - 800 m
        • Eglise Saint Joseph-Saint Charles - 900 m
        • Cathédrale Saint Michel - 1.0km
        • aigles de la cité - 1.1km
        • Evêché - 1.3km
        • Eglise Saint Vincent - 1.4km
        • Eglise du Sacré Coeur - 2.3km
        • Témoins de Jéhovah - 3.2km

        Sport related

        • Lou Gabaret SARL - 2.3km

        Amusement

        • maison hanté - 1.1km
        • Le Chamberlain - 1.2km
        • Le Liverpool - 1.4km
        • Cap'Cinéma - 1.4km

        Museums

        • Musée de l'Ecole - 100 m
        • Mémoires du Moyen-Age - 200 m
        • Le Musée des Beaux-Arts de Carcassonne - 900 m
        • Le Parc Australien - 1.6km

        Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

        • La Cité des Oiseaux - 800 m

        Theaters

        • Mairie Culture - 1.0km
        • Association Compagnie Juin 88 - 2.6km

        Local Attractions

        • Le Parc Australien - 1.6km
          Chemin des Bartavelles, Carcassonne
        • Royal Kids Parc de jeux - 3.4km
          Zone Industriel de Pont Rouge, Carcassonne
        • Jardin aux Plantes Parfumees la Bouichere - 18.9km
          12, rue Dewoitine, Limoux
        • Birds City (La Cite des Oiseaux) - 2.6km
          Colline de Pech Mary, Carcassonne
        • le Moulin a Papier de Brousses - 17.5km
          11 390 Brousses-et-VillaretFrance

        Near the hotelNear the hotel

        • School Museum - 110 m
          3 Rue du Plo, Carcassonne
        • Le Musee de la Torture de Carcassone - 600 m
          Carcassone Medieval City, Carcassonne
        • Museum of Fine Arts - 980 m
          1 rue de Verdun, Carcassonne
        • Centre Culturel De La Memoire Combattante - 460 m
          102 Rue Trivalle, Carcassonne
        • Basilica of Saint-Nazaire - 950 m
          La Cite, Carcassonne
        • Carcassonne Medieval City - 1.2km
          A61 West, Carcassonne
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  4 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          61

        Hotel Awards

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        Best Family Hotels in France

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        • Couiza hotels - 31km
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        • La Pomarede hotels - 39km
        • Mirepoix (Ariege) hotels - 41km
        • Quillan hotels - 40km
        • Saint-Laurent-de-la-Cabrerisse hotels - 31km

        De La Cite Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at De La Cite

        Individual guest reviews

        • Single
          9.2

          The entire atmosphere - luxury in the heart of elegant and thoughtful medieval. Food was so good. Restaurants and bar - stylish and with a great flavor. The vibration of the La Cite! To remember.

          The way for driving into the La Cite heart, where the Hotel is located, is clearly indicated. Especially difficult to learn of correct parking. However, the Hotel did its best to bring us to. Thanks.

        • Family with children
          10.0

          The staff make this hotel what is is - fantastic team, couldn't have been more helpful or friendly

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          The staff where efficient and very helpful the food was excellent and the view was breathtaking

          Dificulty in finding public transport from railstation and information on the shuttle service should be provided when booking

        • Couple
          9.6

          Once you actually find the parking for the hotel it is a wonderful oasis in a very popular destination. The main restaurant produces some of the best food I have experienced anywhere. This hotel is a must!

          Sorting the parking situation.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          When we finally found the Hotel de La Cite, it was an oasis of charm and tranquility situated in an historic city thronged with sightseers. Our arrival at the old city of Carcassone was rather fraught as it was extremely busy with cars, people and no apparent directions to find this hotel. After phoning, someone came immediately to collect us and our baggage and then parked our car. It was first class service. Also a concert that evening could be enjoyed by any of the guests in the hotel garden. Magnificent breakfast too!

          It needed better signs to find the hotel and repeaters along the route.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          We found the whole experience, pampering and exceptional. It was my 60th Birthday "treat" and the hotel and the staff could not have been kinder or more helpful. The Michelin starred restauarant was a delight, and the sommelier top class. It could not have been better. As a special traet from the Hotel, as it was such a special Birthday, they very kindly, and unexpectedly, upgraded my wife and I to a magnificent Suite.

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          Food, Staff

          Couldn't get booking into main restaurant - but second one was excellent.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          The location and courtyard

          The bed was too low and hardalso the quality of the toiletries was poor especially the shampoo

        • Couple
          9.2

          The location inside the city wall is unique. The staff are attentive but not overbearing. It's expensive but worth it for a special occasion in a special medieval city.

          I couldn't work out how to turn off the alarm clock. Unplugging it didn't prevent it chiming at 7am!

        • Family with children
          9.6

          fabulous location, beautiful, hotel and gardens, breakfast to die for and staff v helpful. only thing that let it down was wifi which was poor and foreign tv channels which didnt work

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          Walking round Carcassonne; sitting in the bar of the hotel; enjoying the view from our bedroom

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          solicitous staff .... every detail considered, every comfort covered. grand hotel in the early 20th century tradition, elegant restaurant w/ elaborate service, though a bistro also available on the premises. Reflects & enhances the atmosphere of Carcassonne. None of this comes cheap, of course. Only comparable hotel we've stayed at is the Spanish parador in Santiago de Compestila.

          Most parking is between the walls of the Cite, a brisk hike to the hotel. The hotel provides a livery car & driver to get you to & from the parking area.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          We were so welcomed & so well received that we immediately felt at home - it was a magical stay & we enjoyed every aspect of the Hotel & it's magnificent integral part of romantic Carcassonne.

          We could not fault anything - except perhaps the fact that massages were not available on Sun & Mon just over our stay.

        • Older travelers
          9.4

          Hotel de la Cite is beautiful and the city itsfelf is breathtaking. Only one complaint - no a la carte breakfast and the standard breakfast for one person is 29 e or about $40! Only want a croissant and a cup of coffee? Still $40! An equivalent breakfast can be had in local cafe for one third of this price. So stay at the hotel de la Cite - just don't eat there.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          Perfect location. Hotel staff pick you up from designated car park outside city wall. Well appointed hotel with restaurant and swimming pool and garden. Courteous and helpful staff.

          Even acknowledging the quality of the hotel and its locaition I still consider it very expensive. Also, and this is hardly the hotel's fault, the exclusive promise of the hotel is somewhat marred by the sheer crowds of people visiting Carcassonne.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel De La Cite Hotel - Carcassonne Carcassonne location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Place Auguste Pierre Pont Carcassonne 11000, Carcassonne, France, 11000

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Carcassonne
          1.0km
        Airports
        • Salvaza (CCF)
          4.6km
        • Mazamet (DCM)
          39.3km
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  4 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          61

        Hotel Awards

        FrenchHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCarcassonneDe La Cite

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Family Hotels in France

        Use Badge