Hotel Couvent Du Franciscain
Hotel | 18, Rue Du Faubourg De Pierre, Strasbourg, France 67000
49 out of 53 customers would recommend this property
Recent review (26/12/2012)
Cecile Ferkul thinks…
"Good beds and hot showers. Good locations -- we could walk from / to the train station and all the city sights. Nice convenient breakfast. Front desk staffed 24/7."Read all Hotel Couvent Du Franciscain reviews
- Air Conditioning
- Credit cards accepted
- Car Parking
- No curfew
- Secure lockers
- Lounge area
- Internet / Wi-Fi
- 24 hour reception
- Safety deposit
- 24 hour hot showers
- Wheelchair accessible
- Conference / meeting room(s)
- Bicycle hire
- Late check-out
- Wake-up calls
- Pets allowed
- Infant bed
- Breakfast USD 13.92
- Luggage Room
Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.
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|Private Rooms A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.|
Single (Private bathroom)No meals or drinks included
Double (Private bathroom)No meals or drinks included
Triple (Private bathroom)No meals or drinks included
Twin (Private bathroom)No meals or drinks included
About Hotel Couvent Du Franciscain
The hotel is fully air conditionned and offers you comfortable rooms with Bath or Shower, hairdryer, personal safe. At your disposal a locked room to leave your bicyles and possibility to rent them on site, and a private parking at 8 euros per day. Free WIFI in all the hotel. The dogs are allowed with an extra charge of 7 euros.
All public transport ( busses and tramways ) within 5 minutes walking distance will take you straight to the European Institutions, to the Congress Center and Business Park, and to the Concert Hall.
A large farm was built behind this building in order to provide for the monastery. In 1230, the big monastery of Franciscains was built "Place Kleber" where the Aubette buildings used to be.
In 1369, the city of Strasbourg built a hotel and almshouse to accommodate poor travellers in the rue du Faubourg de Pierre, close to the Franciscain monastery.
Since the vocation of the Franciscain Order was to assist the poor, the city of Strasbourg entrusted the management of this hotel to them.
In 1525, the Reformation led to the closing of all the monasteries of the city, but the people in the Faubourg de Pierre district kept calling this hotel "Zum Fransikaner".
The building was sold to a private individual who turned it into an inn, and the small monastery as well as the oratory were torn down and turned into houses.
The Hotel "Couvent du Franciscain" has got a seminary room for 18 persons with all the audio-visual material necessary for your conferences: television set, videotape, screen and paper-board. (air-conditioned room).