Services for your comfort
services hotel des messageries saintes

Your well-being

Wellness services are available at the hotel and close by:

  • Coiffure Passion behind the hotel;
  • Massage in the hotel;
  • Beauty therapies.

A showcase of local products

At reception, you can buy a range of local and regional products, including:

  • Galettes from Beurlay and galettes from Poitou;
  • Famous cognacs and pineau wines, etc.

Office services, business

  • Free Wi-Fi Internet access throughout the hotel
  • Business corner with ADSL and Wi-Fi
  • A computer in the lounge (7.30 a.m. – 9 p.m.)
  • Fax, post and reception (7.30 a.m. – 9 p.m.)
  • Photocopies (additional charge)

Caring for your clothes

  • There is a room with an ironing board open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on the first floor by the lounge;
  • Shoe services:
    • There is a shoe shine on the 1st floor;
    • A Service Minute shoe repair shop is located at 15, rue Victor Hugo behind the hotel using the lounge exit. +33 (0)5.46.93.38.02. Repairs and shoe shine services: shoes left before 6 p.m. will be at the hotel reception by 7 p.m;
  • Luggage room.

Park your car

  • Private, closed garage:
    • Please ask at reception for access;
    • Reservations are recommended (spaces limited);
    • Open from 7.30 a.m. to 9 p.m.;
    • Additional charge;
    • The hotel takes no responsibility for any theft or damage;
  • Public parking:
    • Around the hotel, free between 5.30 p.m. and 10 a.m. from Monday to Friday, free on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays;
    • In the Centre-Ville secure car park located a 2 min walk from the hotel.

Catering

The only meal served at the hotel is breakfast.

There are plenty of restaurants close to the hotel, consult our recommendations.

Babies, kids

  • Baby-sitting
  • Cot loan
  • Hire of an extra bed (90 × 190 cm)
  • Highchair
  • Baby bath
  • Changing mat

Currency exchange

There are two currency exchange services close to the hotel:

Banque CIC, on the corner of rue des Messageries and cours National.  Tuesday to Friday, from 8.45 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. and from 1.45 p.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, from 8.45 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.

Banque postale, cours National almost opposite the hotel, Monday to Friday from 8.30 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 8.30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

In the rooms

  • Loan of extra beds: 90 × 190 cm for a supplement, baby cot
  • Extra pillows and bed covers available
  • Bath linen
  • Hairdryer
  • LCD television
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air-conditioning (additional charge)

Getting around

Rent a bicycle

Louveloss: le Bujoliers – 17770 Saint-Césaire – +33 (0)8.77.31.45.70 or +33 (0)5.46.97.90.53 – thomas@louveloss.com

Vélodie: information from the Saintes Tourist Office – place Bassompierre – +33 (0)5.46.74.23.82

Open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. with a reservation Tuesday to Sunday inclusive – Open 7 days a week in July and August – 10 – 14 Euros per day, 10 Euro charge for delivery to Saintes.

Take a bus

Saintes station bus: take a bus from Saintes station, ask for the La poste stop to get to the Hôtel des Messageries.

Bus timetables and prices are available from reception.

Buying BUSS tickets:

  • You can purchase single tickets or a card loaded with 10 journeys;
  • BUSS shop, galerie du Bois d’Amour in Saintes – +33 (0)800.17.10.17;
  • Tabac Presse le Centurion 57bis, rue Alsace Lorraine in Saintes.

Take a taxi

Please book the night before!

  • Taxis Brossard +33 (0)6.70.76.26.78
  • Abbaye Taxis +33 (0)5.46.74.24.24
  • Taxi Roy +33 (0)6.81.48.27.11