Our trip to France was over 2 years in the ma...
France | May 27 - Jun 8, 2022

Jodi
Jodi P.
Canada | Jun 13, 2022

Our trip to France was over 2 years in the making due to COVID delays. The wait was totally worth it. Joel curated our trip to our exact specifications. We visited 3 regions - Normandy, Alsace and Provence. In each of these locations he chose the accommodations, tour company’s, organized rental cars, train tickets and most of our transfers. I was grateful for his expertise in planning what was reasonable and what was not. There is absolute value for dollar in the expertise Joel... read more

Our trip to France was over 2 years in the making due to COVID delays. The wait was totally worth it. Joel curated our trip to our exact specifications. We visited 3 regions - Normandy, Alsace and Provence. In each of these locations he chose the accommodations, tour company’s, organized rental cars, train tickets and most of our transfers. I was grateful for his expertise in planning what was reasonable and what was not. There is absolute value for dollar in the expertise Joel provided to us.

Hotel Reviews

Le Grand Arbre B&B

Bayeux

Magical place! Beautiful, tranquil yet close to everything you would need. Beautiful spacious room. Incredible breakfasts and lovely hosts. If it is available - I would return with out hesitation.

Tips for future travelers

Free and easy secure parking. Your room is on the second level - so there would be stairs. It is truly like something from a story book.

Authenticity & Character
Stunning, authentic character
Location
Just off the beat and path - but walkable
Staff
Excellent communication and food
Cleanliness & Comfort
Bed was very comfortable. Large walk in shower

James Boutique Hôtel

Colmar

Modern and clean. Comfortable beds. Delicious buffet style breakfast.

Tips for future travelers

Perhaps - I think I would research accommodation that would have been a little closer to the city centre and with some character.

Authenticity & Character
Modern and clean
Location
It was with in walking distance to where we wanted it to be - closer would have been better
Staff
Spoke good English
Cleanliness & Comfort
New and very clean

Hôtel Le Mas Saint-Joseph 3*

Saint-Rémy-de-Provence

Lovely boutique hotel. Very clean and with in reasonable walking distance to grocery store, restaurant. Beautiful pool and lovely host and breakfast.

Tips for future travelers

It is a bit of a hike in the heat to walk to town. Parking is included and easy on site. The host is lovely and the pool was perfect.

Authenticity & Character
Location
Staff
Cleanliness & Comfort

A la Villa des Artistes 3*

Paris

Very comfortable rooms. Large and comfortable.

Authenticity & Character
Location
Staff
Cleanliness & Comfort
Local specialist: Joël Massé
Joël
Joël Massé
Local specialist in Injoux-Genissiat | Jun 13, 2022

Hello Jodi,
Thank you so much for the review that you posted on Kim Kim. I'm so glad that you enjoyed your trip after having waited for it for more than 2 years !
Your comments are very important for us as they help us to maintain and improve the quality of our services and suppliers. Be sure I'll share it with all the people who have contributed to the success of your trip !
Best
Joel