The Best Hotels in La Rochelle

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best luxury, boutique, and most charming hotels in La Rochelle. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Maison des Ambassadeurs

Rated 8.8 in 1924 reviews

Nestled in the heart of La Rochelle and set in an 18th-century building, Maison des Ambassadeurs is just a 5-minute walk… See more

Nestled in the heart of La Rochelle and set in an 18th-century building, Maison des Ambassadeurs is just a 5-minute walk from the Old Harbour and offers a 24-hour front desk as well as a concierge service.

Featuring a high end décor, each room and suite at Maison des Ambassadeurs has an en-suite bathroom with free toiletries.

In the evening, guests can sip a drink at the piano bar or on the property’s terrace. Guests can also relax in the hotel’s lounges or along its outdoor dipping pool.

La Rochelle Aquarium and the Beach are just 1.5 km from the hotel, while Ile-de-Ré Bridge is a 15-minute drive away. Charging stations for electric cars are available at this property.

Rooms from $164

Maisons du Monde Hôtel & Suites - La Rochelle Vieux Port is located in La Rochelle on the harbour. It offers free WiFi… See more

Maisons du Monde Hôtel & Suites - La Rochelle Vieux Port is located in La Rochelle on the harbour. It offers free WiFi throughout the entire hotel.

Maisons du Monde Hôtel & Suites - La Rochelle Vieux Port is close to many restaurants and is a short walk to the historic district, the beach and the attractions of La Rochelle. From here it is easy to access the island of Ré and Oléron.

It offers comfortable rooms with air-conditioning, en suite facilities and flat-screen TV with Canal+ and Eurosport.

Breakfast is be served from 07:00 to 11:00 on Saturday and Sunday and from 06:00 until 10:30 from Monday to Friday.

Please note that when booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply .

Rooms from $82

Le Champlain

Rated 8.9 in 1262 reviews

Le Champlain is located opposite Parc Charruyer in the heart of La Rochelle. It offers spacious air-conditioned rooms… See more

Le Champlain is located opposite Parc Charruyer in the heart of La Rochelle. It offers spacious air-conditioned rooms with flat-screen cable TV and free WiFi.

Guestrooms at the Hotel Champlain are all serviced by a lift.

The hotel provides an express check in service and a 24-hour reception. Guests can relax in the gardens or in the hotel bar with a selection of international newspapers.

Hotel Champlain is just 5 minutes from the Old Port.

Rooms from $109

Hôtel La Monnaie Arty & Spa

Rated 8.7 in 2811 reviews

Ideally set in the historic La Rochelle, this 17th-century building overlooks the old harbour. Hôtel De La Monnaie is… See more

Ideally set in the historic La Rochelle, this 17th-century building overlooks the old harbour. Hôtel De La Monnaie is decorated by artworks and features a terrace and a wellness centre. The parking on site is limited and available upon request.

The air-conditioned rooms at the Hôtel De La Monnaie offer views of the indoor courtyard or the old city encircled with fortifications. Each has a TV and free WiFi, tea/coffee making facilities, and a private bathroom.

Wellness centre is only available upon request.

Guests can have a drink at the bar and enjoy breakfast in the quaint living room, the sunny courtyard or in the privacy of their room.

The central location of the De La Monnaie hotel allows guests to stroll in the pedestrian streets and discover the many local restaurants, and the nearby market selling regional products. Private parking is available at an additional cost for guests arriving by car.

Rooms from $135

Best Western Premier Le Masq Hôtel

Rated 8.7 in 1987 reviews

The Best Western Masqhotel is a design hotel located a 5-minute walk from La Rochelle’s Vieux Port. It offers… See more

The Best Western Masqhotel is a design hotel located a 5-minute walk from La Rochelle’s Vieux Port. It offers contemporary rooms, a lounge bar and free WiFi.

Rooms and suites at the Masqhotel are air-conditioned and feature original artwork. They are equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a desk and tea and coffee making facilities.

A buffet breakfast with hot and cold dishes is served each morning at the hotel. Guests are also invited to relax in the hotel’s lounge bar, which offers a large selection of drinks and free newspapers.

The hotel’s reception desk is open 24 hours a day. A laundry service and private parking are available at an additional cost.

An Eco-Label awarded hotel, Best Western Masqhotel is located 150 metres from La Rochelle Train Station and 6 km from La Rochelle Airport.

Rooms from $107

Central Park Hôtel & Spa

Rated 8.8 in 2528 reviews

The 4-star Central Park Hôtel & Spa is situated a 10-minute walk from the heart of La Rochelle, within walking distance… See more

The 4-star Central Park Hôtel & Spa is situated a 10-minute walk from the heart of La Rochelle, within walking distance from the beach, and next to the Old Harbour. Guests can enjoy the wellness centre featuring a gym, hot tubs, sauna, hammam, massages, and beauty treatments at an extra cost.

At this modern, yet eco-friendly hotel, all rooms have a private bathroom with free toiletries. The suites feature a seating area where you can relax, and some suites have a terrace with a hot tub. A flat-screen TV with satellite channels is available in each bedroom.

In the morning, a buffet breakfast is served. It includes local and organic products. Set in a residential area, the hotel is also a few steps from shops and restaurants.

There is a 24-hour front desk and a shared lounge at the property.

Parc Expo de La Rochelle is 1.7 km from Central Park Hôtel & Spa, while La Rochelle Grosse Horloge is 600 metres from the property. The nearest airport is La Rochelle - Ile de Re Airport, 3 km from the property.

Rooms from $104

Le Saint-Nicolas Hôtel

Rated 8.7 in 2393 reviews

Situated in the lively Saint Nicolas district in La Rochelle, this hotel is surrounded by antique dealers, bars and… See more

Situated in the lively Saint Nicolas district in La Rochelle, this hotel is surrounded by antique dealers, bars and cafés. It offers free Wi-Fi and a conservatory with large sofas and tropical plants.

The air-conditioned guest rooms each have a flat-screen TV with canal+ and satellite channels. Private bathrooms are equipped with a shower or a bathroom and hairdryer.

A buffet breakfast featuring hot and fresh items is served daily in the conservatory. A continental breakfast can also be delivered directly to guests’ rooms. Local drinks, tea and coffee can be enjoyed in the bar.

Limited private secured parking can be booked at an extra cost, upon availability. The maximum height is 1m90 and the width of the parking spaces is about 2m.

Saint Nicolas Tower that guards the entrance to the old port is 550 metres from the hotel. La Rochelle Train Station is 700 metres away.

Rooms from $96

The charming Hotel de la Tour de Nesle is ideally placed at the heart of the old town, in front of the 2 towers at the… See more

The charming Hotel de la Tour de Nesle is ideally placed at the heart of the old town, in front of the 2 towers at the entrance to the port.

The hotel offers comfortable rooms with simple, functional decor and free Wi-Fi internet access. Some rooms offer a view of the famous medieval towers.

Start the day with a generous breakfast in the breakfast room.

The picturesque area surrounding the Tour de Nesle is full of restaurants, shops and cafes.

Rooms from $110

ATHOME RESIDENCE ET SPA

Aparthotel

Rated 8.3 in 3156 reviews

Offering garden views, ATHOME RESIDENCE ET SPA is an accommodation situated in La Rochelle, 1.1 km from Plage Du Roux… See more

Offering garden views, ATHOME RESIDENCE ET SPA is an accommodation situated in La Rochelle, 1.1 km from Plage Du Roux and 1.7 km from Minimes. Free WiFi is available throughout the property and private parking is available on site. The aparthotel has family rooms as well as facilities for disabled guests.

Each unit comes with a fully equipped kitchenette with a dining table, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and a private bathroom with shower, a hair dryer and free toiletries. A microwave, a fridge and stovetop are also provided, as well as a coffee machine and a kettle. At the aparthotel, each unit has bed linen and towels.

Buffet and continental breakfast options with local specialities, fresh pastries and fruits are available each morning at the aparthotel. There is a coffee shop, bar and lounge.

ATHOME RESIDENCE ET SPA features a garden and sun terrace.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include L'Espace Encan, La Rochelle Train Station and Parc Expo de La Rochelle. The nearest airport is La Rochelle - Ile de Re Airport, 8 km from ATHOME RESIDENCE ET SPA.

Rooms from $91

Un Hôtel En Ville

Rated 8.9 in 395 reviews

This boutique hotel is located in the heart of the Vieux Port historic quarter. It offers contemporary accommodation… See more

This boutique hotel is located in the heart of the Vieux Port historic quarter. It offers contemporary accommodation with flat-screen TV and a terrace overlooking the Tour de la Lanterne.

Hotel en Ville serves a full buffet breakfast every morning. Many gourmet restaurants are located in the area.

The rooms are all air conditioned and soundproofed. They are all equipped with a private bathroom and a telephone. Free Wi-Fi access in available in the entire Hotel en Ville.

The hotel is just 900 metres from the La Rochelle TGV train station and 3 kilometres from the airport.

Rooms from $102

Situated conveniently in the centre of La Rochelle, Villa Grand Voile - Christopher Coutanceau offers air-conditioned… See more

Situated conveniently in the centre of La Rochelle, Villa Grand Voile - Christopher Coutanceau offers air-conditioned rooms, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, free WiFi and a terrace. The property is close to Parc Expo de La Rochelle, La Rochelle Grosse Horloge and Tower of the Lantern. Guests can enjoy French and Seafood dishes at the restaurant or have a cocktail at the bar.

The units at the hotel come with a seating area and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. All guest rooms feature a desk.

An à la carte breakfast is available every morning at Villa Grand Voile - Christopher Coutanceau.

Speaking German, English, Spanish and French, staff will be happy to provide guests with practical information on the area at the reception.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Concurrence Beach, La Rochelle Train Station and L'Espace Encan. The nearest airport is La Rochelle - Ile de Re, 4 km from Villa Grand Voile - Christopher Coutanceau, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $254

Le Manoir Hôtel

Rated 8.6 in 1054 reviews

Set in a 19th-century building in La Rochelle, this hotel is just 500 metres from the city centre and the harbour. It… See more

Set in a 19th-century building in La Rochelle, this hotel is just 500 metres from the city centre and the harbour. It offers air-conditioned guest rooms with free Wi-Fi and cable TV.

Each soundproofed guest room is equipped with a flat-screen TV. All of the elegant rooms feature antique parquet flooring and high ceiling. The private bathrooms include amenities.

A buffet breakfast is served every morning in the contemporary breakfast room at hotel Le Manoir.

Saint-Jean d'Acre Park is 200 metres from the hotel and La Rochelle Train Station is 2 km from Le Manoir. La Rochelle Beach is a 12-minute walk away and the bus that leads to La Rochelle Airport and the train station stops near the hotel.

Rooms from $77

Novotel La Rochelle Centre

Rated 8.3 in 1446 reviews

This Novotel Hotel is located a 10-minute walk from La Rochelle's Old Town. It offers an outdoor swimming pool and… See more

This Novotel Hotel is located a 10-minute walk from La Rochelle's Old Town. It offers an outdoor swimming pool and soundproofed accommodation.

Guest rooms at the Novotel La Rochelle Centre are equipped with air conditioning and free WiFi. Each room has a flat-screen TV.

The restaurant at La Rochelle Centre serves regional cuisine and there is a café with a garden terrace. Guests are also invited to relax in the hotel bar.

The Rochelle Centre provides free private parking and is an ideal base for exploring the city. The Old Port is just a 10-minute walk away.

Rooms from $117

Mercure La Rochelle Vieux Port

Rated 8.6 in 403 reviews

Entirely renovated, the Mercure La Rochelle Vieux-Port hotel welcomes you for business or leisure stays. To relax, our… See more

Entirely renovated, the Mercure La Rochelle Vieux-Port hotel welcomes you for business or leisure stays.
To relax, our hotel in La Rochelle offers a swimming pool with a large terrace, a bar and a panoramic restaurant, the Gaée, with a view of the old port and the towers of La Rochelle.
Here you can enjoy a tasty breakfast and discover an innovative menu that highlights the products of our maritime region, subtly combining fresh and local produce.

Free Wi-Fi and private parking (at an additional cost) are available at the hotel and reception is open 24 hours a day. La Rochelle train station is a 2-minute walk away and the aquarium is just opposite the property.

Rooms from $112