Hotel Fontarabie

3.0 star property
3-star hotel with restaurant, near Museum of Fontenay

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Hotel Fontarabie

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Lunch and dinner served, French cuisine
Desk, soundproofing, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Lunch and dinner served, French cuisine
Reception hall

Overview of Hotel Fontarabie

8.8 out of 10 Fabulous
8.8/10 Fabulous

Property highlights

  • Pet-friendly
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Air conditioning
  • Bar
57 Rue De La Republique, Fontenay-le-Comte, Vendee, 85200
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Meeting rooms
  • Terrace
  • Air conditioning
  • ATM/banking services
  • Laundry service
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
  • Luggage storage
Feel at home
  • Private bathroom
  • Cable/satellite TV service
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Lift

Room options

Comfort Double Room

  • 17 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Comfort Single Room

  • 17 sq m
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Double Bed

Superior Double Room

  • 20 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Superior Single Room

  • 20 sq m
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Twin Room

  • 17 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

About this area

What's nearby

  • Heart of Fontenay-le-Comte
  • Bay of Biscay - 42 min drive
  • Vieux Port - 48 min drive

Getting around

  • La Rochelle (LRH-La Rochelle - Île de Ré) - 49 min drive
  • Velluire Station - 12 min drive
  • Lucon Station - 32 min drive
  • Epannes Station - 35 min drive


  • La Minute Blonde - 20 min walk
  • La Tupina - 6 min walk
  • Restaurant l'Ateapick - 4 min drive
  • Café l'Entracte - 3 min walk
  • Le Cap'Tain - 1 min walk

About this property

Hotel Fontarabie

When visiting Fontenay-le-Comte, Hotel Fontarabie is a great choice to consider. Guests looking for a bite to eat can visit La Glycine, which serves French cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. Other highlights include a bar/lounge and a terrace.


English, French, Spanish

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

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 49 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3:30 PM until 8:30 PM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open Monday - Saturday (7:00 AM - 11:00 PM) and Sunday - Sunday (7:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
  • Check-in hours are from 3.30 PM to 9 PM on Friday and from 5.30 PM to 9 PM on Sunday.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only)*
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • On-site parking is limited
  • Electric vehicle charging point on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) 7:00 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service

What to do

  • Bike rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Working away

  • Meeting rooms


  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff


  • ATM/banking
  • Terrace
  • Banquet hall
  • Reception hall


  • Wheelchair-accessible
  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Grab bar near toilet

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 80-cm flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Rainfall shower heads
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping

Special features


La Glycine – This restaurant specialises in French cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 0.90 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 18 years of age.

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately EUR 12 for adults and EUR 6.50 for children
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between 17 December and 9 January.
The following facilities are closed on Sunday:
  • Restaurant


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 7 per pet, per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.


Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a security system and a first aid kit on site.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
This property accepts credit cards and cash.
Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1000 owing to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information on the booking confirmation.

Also known as

Fontarabie Fontenay-le-Comte
Hotel Fontarabie
Hotel Fontarabie Fontenay-le-Comte
Hotel Fontarabie Hotel
Hotel Fontarabie Fontenay-le-Comte
Hotel Fontarabie Hotel Fontenay-le-Comte

Frequently asked questions

Is Hotel Fontarabie currently open?
The property is closed between 17 December and 9 January.
Does Hotel Fontarabie offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Fontarabie does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hotel Fontarabie?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Hotel Fontarabie?
Yes, cats and dogs are welcome. There's a charge of EUR 7 per pet, per day. Service animals are exempt from fees.
Is parking offered on site at Hotel Fontarabie?
Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spaces may be limited. Electric car charging is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Hotel Fontarabie?
You can check in from 3:30 PM - 8:30 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability).
What is there to do at Hotel Fontarabie and nearby?
Have fun with nearby activities such as cycling and hiking.
Are there restaurants at or near Hotel Fontarabie?
Yes, La Glycine offers French cuisine.
What's the area around Hotel Fontarabie like?
Hotel Fontarabie is in the heart of Fontenay-le-Comte, a short 1-minute walk from Marais Poitevin Regional Nature Park and 8 minutes' walk from Museum of Fontenay.







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10/10 Exceptional

Michael, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Second time here and will be back!
As a so.o traveller, with dogs, I had a room on the ground floor and felt very safe.
Sandra, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

JACQUELINE, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Bel hôtel en centre-ville de Fontenay! Accueil et chambre parfaits. Super petit déjeuner et excellent diner. Un super endroit pour se relaxer. Personnel gentil et efficace!
David, 1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Hotel really clean and quiet
Elisabeth, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Short stay but very happy with hotel
We enjoyed our stay. We used the restaurant only criticism being that many of the starters were foie gras not to our taste. Thought the reception and service was excellent. Room nice the bathroom layout was clever and very clean
1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Return from South of France
Very friendly helpful . Nice town
William, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Hotel was excellent and on site car parking convenient but we had dinner in the hotel which was poor. Potatoes hardly cooked, mediocre steak sweetbread overcooked and fried
NP, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

We were welcomed by a very friendly receptionist. Our room was clean and functional, with a very generous sized super comfortable bed. The shower room was clean and newly refurbished with a great shower - hand held and waterfall. The restaurant on site provided a tasty three course dinner for 20€
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