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Hotel de l'Univers, St Malo*** Ref: HF0498

3 nights for 2 offer for stays from 1 October – 31 December 2018 except from 19 Oct- 4 Nov inclusive

Prices from: £144 per person.
Price shown is per person for 3 nights B&B, includes return sailings to France with a car and is based on two people sharing a room and travelling together. Up to 3 extra passengers in the car travel free and only pay for the hotel. A £15 weekend supplement per car applies on certain departures. On board accommodation is not included but compulsory on overnight crossings. Cabin prices start from £37 per cabin and clients benefit from special holiday rates. For shorter or longer stays normal prices apply. Not available to foot passengers. Cannot be combined with any other offer and subject to availability. For other room types and cabin prices proceed with booking for a quote.

Description of Hotel de l'Univers, St Malo

On a lively square overlooking the Hotel de Ville (town hall), the Hotel de l'Univers is approximately 1k from the ferry terminal and is a favourite with our passengers. The attractions of Intra Muros are on your doorstep as this pleasant hotel is in an excellent location on a square within the old city walls. Full of charm, the bedrooms are furnished in tones of red and brown and the cosy bar which has a good old British nautical feel and an extended terrace is one of the best in town so we're told! It has a restaurant too, although this is 100m away. With its long maritime tradition and historic attractions, St Malo is one of France's great tourist centres and is ideal for a break at any time of the year. The town is split into 3 main parts - Paramé, St Servan and, without doubt the most popular, Intra Muros (within the walls) where strolling through the maze of cobbled streets with their tall granite buildings, lively bars, restaurants, and stylish boutiques feels like stepping back in time. You can take a bracing walk around the ancient ramparts admiring the fabulous views or take a ride on the little road train and discover places you might have otherwise missed. For a day at the seaside you need venture no further as the local beaches are superb and opposite the old town there are 2 or 3 little offshore islands and forts that can be reached on foot at low tide, one of which is Grand Bé where the writer Chateaubriand is buried. Even if the weather is less than perfect at times there are still plenty of things to see and do including the grand aquarium, the thalassotherapy centre (spa treatments), the casino, the fabulous Memorial 39-45 museum, the Fort National, Le Monde du Coquillage (a great little shell museum and shop) - the list is endless. One thing is for sure though, once you've visited St Malo it's almost certain that you'll return.

Facilities & Activities

  • Free Child Offer
    Free Child Offer
  • Beach 0.1k
    Beach 0.1k
  • Lift
    Lift
  • Bar
    Bar
  • Golf 15k
    Golf 15k
  • Safe in room
    Safe in room
  • TV in room
    TV in room
  • Tennis 1.5k
    Tennis 1.5k
  • Family
    Family
  • Internet Access
    Internet Access
  • Single
    Single
  • Triple
    Triple
  • Coastal location
    Coastal location
  • Pet welcome 10 euros per night
    Pet welcome 10 euros per night
  • 7 nights for 6 offer
    7 nights for 6 offer
  • Town location
    Town location
  • Hair dryer
    Hair dryer
  • Phone in room
    Phone in room
  • Restaurant 0.1k
    Restaurant 0.1k
  • May suit disabled
    May suit disabled
  • Ideal for foot passengers
    Ideal for foot passengers
  • Pay public parking 0.1k
    Pay public parking 0.1k

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Customer Reviews 

Mr Steffen Tauchnitz

Hotel L'Univers is a well established, traditional accommodation. Just a short walk off the ferry port it is ideal if one travels on foot. Reception staff are friendly, helpful and my request for a room with view onto Place Chateaubriand was not a problem. Very friendly email contact. The breakfast was great - nicely presented and as a regular customer I do appreciate the fact that staff are actually staying there for many years. I should not advertise the hotel too much, there might not be a room available if I go next time. But thank you very much for such a nice natural approach to French hospitality - merci beaucoup

Confirmed guest
Date of stay: March 2018

Debra Blaber

This was an extremely well located, clean, lively hotel. The rooms were modern and clean, as was the bathroom. No parking is available but there are plenty of car parks outside the city wall (short walk from the hotel) at a modest cost. We paid 4 euros for the day, between 12 and 2 and overnight is free. The bar is the best in town with plenty of seating, attentive staff and lots of heaters (we visited in November). Would visit again and would thoroughly recommend.

Confirmed guest
Date of stay: November 2017

Angela Pike

Hotel de l'Univers is situated within the ramparts of the old city, very close to information centre and lovely cobbled walkways with interesting shops and galleries. Very good eating opportunities close by. Excellent choice would thoroughly recommend.

Confirmed guest
Date of stay: November 2017

Nicholas Goodman

The hotel was easy to find in a central but quiet location with plenty of good restaurants there also. Check-in at reception was efficient and receptionist welcoming. The room was clean and comfortable. Breakfast was well laid out with everything easy to find. It was good to be able to spend about ten minutes practicing my French language with easy to read newspapers on a shelf in the breakfast room. Overall, it was peaceful and homely. Checkout was efficient. Overall very pleasant stay. Good value for money also. Thank you.

Confirmed guest
Date of stay: October 2017

Pamela Dons

This hotel was well located and easy to find. The reception staff were very friendly and helpful. If we were to stay in St Malo again, this would be our choice.

Confirmed guest
Date of stay: September 2017

Susan Ashby Adams

I stayed at the Hotel L'Univers for a few days in August 2017 with my family. Our family room was excellent. It was comfortable and clean. Towels were changed daily and the room cleaned. The hotel staff were friendly and very helpful. We would definitely stay here again. It was a very short walk to town and restaurants and under 30 minute walk to the port.

Confirmed guest
Date of stay: August 2017

James Harper

Nice comfortable hotel right in the centre, if you have luggage and turn up early it's fine to leave luggage in the room next to reception and have access to it up to check in time, also the same applies if you have an evening ferry as we did, just leave your luggage and enjoy the day. Good continental breakfast is self service and good quality. Would def go back.

Confirmed guest
Date of stay: June 2017

Michael South

Its right in the middle of the action - a great location !

Confirmed guest
Date of stay: March 2017

Gavin Derrick

The hotel is lovely and so are the staff. It is a short walk from the port and to everything else you could want on holiday.

Confirmed guest
Date of stay: August 2016

Linda Atkins

Hotel L'Univers is in the center of the beautiful old walled part of St Malo and is ideal for a short stay in this interesting location. Particularly well located if you are visiting as a foot passenger. Friendly staff and a great buffet breakfast.Lovely hotel, friendly and helpful staff, great location in a lively square within walking distance of beaches, main sites and even the ferry.

Confirmed guest
Date of stay: March 2016