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La Gran Francia Hotel y Restaurante

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Managua, Nicaragua
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

La Gran Francia hotel and restaurant are perfectly located in iconic Granada colonial buildings. The colonial architecture and the antique furnishing are amazing. A very nice representation of Granda's history and tradition. I found the hotel on the other hand to be average. The bed linens were stained on both our beds, it's difficult to sleep with the noise coming...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in February as part of a group . Having pitched up at the hotel and down loaded all our luggage our party was then in formed that we were not staying in the hotel but in an annexe some way down the street just across the street from an Irish Bar/Disco. So we carted our luggage down a narrow...

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second stay at La Gran Francia. The last time we were in their Annex (recently remodeled and very lovely modern rooms). This time we were in the old hotel. The rooms there are very spacious and more classically decorated. We were also closer to the dining room, pool and central activities. The folks at the front desk...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Service! Nice receptionist think their name was Jessie. Ate at the restaurant. They had a really good menu and the waiter Juan was really nice and attentive but not overly attentive. Just right. Will definitely be back on my next trip!

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2Thank Luna2576
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Nicaragua in early February on business and stayed here a few days. Beautiful hotel! The receptionist (Jessie) and the rest of the staff were very accommodating. More importantly the food in the restaurant was Delicious. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner! Definitely coming back.

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at La Gran Francia Rouge as part of the tour group which fell victim to a conman thief. The reception staff handed the keys to two rooms to the criminal and our guide and a member of the group both had money and electrical items stolen from their rooms. The hotel management recompensed the tourist for the money...

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psfgirl, Owner at La Gran Francia Hotel y Restaurante, responded to this review

Hello michaelsB1280KD, Thank you for taking the time to review La Gran Francia. We appreciate all reviews as we strive to improve daily. I am currently in Australia for business, and did not have all the details of the incident before I replied to the previous review. For this I apologize, as my previous reply was incorrect, and I should...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in the New beautiful annexe, Rouge. The rooms were great with big comfy beds and a great shower and good toiletries. But apart from a plunge pool, there was nothing else there. No cafe or services at all in Rouge. Unfortunately the desk gave room keys to a con artist who robbed folks in the hotel while I was...

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psfgirl, Owner at La Gran Francia Hotel y Restaurante, responded to this review

Hello NLR, This is an amendment to a previous reply. I am currently in Australia for business, and did not have all the details of the incident before I replied. For this I apologize, as my previous reply was incorrect, and I should have been sure to get all details before replying. Thank you for taking the time to review...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a nice hotel right off the square. Room had a small balcony overlooking the street and was very comfortable. Breakfast was served across the street and also very nice. Our only complaint was about the new bar that opened up right next door. One night about 10 PM the music started and it was LOUD. I went to...

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Moose Jaw, Canada
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This hotel is just off of the main square , it has breakfast included but you need to here right at ,7 if you want it hot. Also I would not trust their bottled water in the lobby we saw the waiter walk across to the restraint and come back with a 3/4 filled bottle a d put it on...

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psfgirl, Owner at La Gran Francia Hotel y Restaurante, responded to this review

Hi Frannie1155040, Thank your or your candid review, honest reviews help us improve. I would like to address that a motel is a motor lodge so that comment would not fit La Gran Francia, as we are rated, internationally, as a 3 star hotel, and offer all the amenities associated with that rating. In addition all water at La Gran...

Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We had stayed at La Gran Francia three times before. We happily booked again for our last night in Nicaragua because we had loved it. We were imagining waking up and going right across the street for breakfast before catching our plane. We arrived hot and tired from travel and were told we had to walk "just around the corner"...

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LigiaMV, Owner at La Gran Francia Hotel y Restaurante, responded to this review

Dear DrJane7741 Thank you for taking the time to voice your dissatisfaction with your recent stay with us. It is only from honest reviews that we can grow and provide better service to our customers. We're very glad matters were resolved to your satisfaction, in the end. That is always our goal, to please our customers and provide the best...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located right off the main square of the historical colonial city of Granada, La Gran Francia is a splendid ancestral building whose existence historians argue dates back to the years immediately following the founding of Granada, in 1524. This architectural jewel was restored during the decade of the 1990's, recovering the majesty and splendor of its heyday and today houses our hotel restaurant, bars and banquet hall facilities. In two distinct and centric settings, La Gran Francia Colonial Hotel offers its guests a total of 35 air-conditioned rooms, with all modern comforts and amenities. At La Gran Francia Colonial Hotel, you will be able to enjoy the best of Nicaraguan hospitality and the rustic elegance of colonial Granada. La Gran Francia has been recommended by Conde Nast Traveller and Samantha Brown from The Discovery Channel, among others. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Gran Francia Hotel y Restaurante

Address: Esquina sureste del Parque Central, Granada, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Granada Department > Granada
Price Range: RM354 - RM541 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — La Gran Francia Hotel y Restaurante 3.5*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
La Gran Francia Granada
La Gran Francia Hotel Granada
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Granada
#10 Romantic Hotel in Granada
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“Find out if you are staying in the Hotel or its annexe.”
 of 5 bubbles johnbO8010TX, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The rooms in the annex are very modern but a bit isolated (just down the street) from the old hotel. The old hotel is a classic.”
 of 5 bubbles chasemarta, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get a room with balcony overlooking street on the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Cechef1, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get an upstairs room with a balcony if you can sit out and watch Granada at night”
 of 5 bubbles frannie1155040, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Make sure your reservation is for the main building.”
 of 5 bubbles DrJane7741, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
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