Cost of breakfast delivered to your room or served in the breakfast room: €9.50.

In the breakfast room

Served in our dining room on the ground floor.

Or prepared and delivered to your room

You can place your order as follows:

  • Order the evening before at reception;
  • In the morning dial 9 on the landline in the room or 188 to speak to the breakfast department.

Allow 15 minutes for your breakfast tray to arrive after ordering.

Opening hours

7.30 a.m. – 9.30 a.m. Monday to Friday.
8 a.m. – 10 a.m. Saturday, Sunday, and public holidays.
Departures before 7 a.m.(*) Special early riser service, a tray is prepared for you; enquire at reception the night before.
(*) If you need to leave before 7 a.m, please settle your bill before 9 p.m. on the previous evening. 

A generous and varied breakfast

Hot drinks: coffee, decaffeinated, tea, hot chocolate.

Cold drinks: orange, grapefruit 100% pure juices.

Fresh croissants, brioche, bread, whole wheat bread, French cereal toast, all-butter cake, toast and choice of cereals.

Regional specialities: galettes from Beurlay, galettes from Poitou, tourteau fromagé, Mottin charentais, etc.

Natural yoghurt, fromage blanc, low-calorie apple compote, emmental, mimolette, spreadable cheese, ham, bacon, Lyon Rosette, boiled eggs.

Local butter, jam, honey, spreads: Nutella and Speculoos spread.

Fresh fruit, Chamallows & Chocolate bears.

National newspapers (England, Germany, Spain and France) are available every morning along with the Sud-Ouest.


The hotel does not have a restaurant.  For lunch and evening meals, the Hôtel des Messageries has selected a range of restaurants close to the hotel in the centre of Saintes.

Italian cuisine:

Le Procopio – 5, rue de la Comédie – +33 (0) – Pizzas, salads, a dynamic team, quality and conviviality.

La Romana – 89, avenue Gambetta – +33 (0) – “Real” Italian cuisine.

Originality and travel, for food lovers in search of good flavours:

Clos des Cours – 2, place du Théâtre – +33 (0)

Finesse and elegance, for fans of fine dining:

Le Parvis – opposite the Bois d’Amour car park – +33 (0)

Simple quality, for fans of authentic Breton galettes, crêpes, salads:

Crêperie Victor Hugo – 20, rue Victor Hugo – +33 (0)

For the pleasure of dining in a wine cellar, combination of tasting and flavours, service 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.:

La Cave passe à Table – 27, rue Saint-Michel – +33 (0)

Asian cuisine in all its splendour, exotic, authentic and tasty flavours:

Le Mandarin – 27, rue Alsace-Lorraine – +33 (0)

A meal at any hour, brasserie open from 12 p.m. to 2 a.m.!

Le Garden Ice Cafe – 63, cours National – +33 (0)

A friendly team serving local products and an hors d’oeuvre buffet, quality at reasonable prices:

Les Remparts – 36, rue du Rempart – +33 (0)

Dine with friends or family, a good brasserie:

Le bistrot des Héros – 15, cours National – +33 (0)

Our drinks

Soft drinks

Orange juice 25cl €2.50
Grapefruit juice 25cl €2.50
Coca-Cola 33cl €2.50
Lorina lemonade 42cl €2.50
Still water – Jolival 50cl €2.50
Sparkling water – San Pellegrino 50cl €2.50

Alcoholic beverages

Leffe Beer 33cl €2.50
Pineau des Charentes (white or red) 10cl €3.50
Cognac 6cl €3.50


Hot drinks

Espresso €2.50

  • Costa Rica: tangy and full-bodied
  • Columbian: sweet and smooth
  • Ethiopian Mocha: wild and perfumed
  • Guatemala: pure and generous
  • Decaffeinated: light and aromatic

Teas and infusions: €2.50

  • Earl Grey: tea aromatised with bergamot orange
  • Darjeeling: tea from the tea gardens of Darjeeling
  • Green tea: mint and lemon
  • Infusions: wide range available.