Receive a traditional Indian welcome by Beroze and Michel, an Indo-French couple, in the recently renovated Weiss mansion.
Spend the night in a Japanese and Chinese decor, unless you prefer the Indian touch, and relive the 18th century oriental history of La Rochelle in the very mansion of merchant Weiss, the local representative of the Compagnie des Indes et de la Chine, who bought it in 1768.
It is one of the 29 merchant mansions in La Rochelle to be registered under the Additional Registry of Historical Monuments. You may find more information and pictures from http://www.culture.gouv.fr/
Only a few minutes’ walk from the city centre, it offers the quiet environment of a private courtyard and garden. it's unique 18th century staircase leads to wood-panelled halls furnished and decorated in the same style. The rear garden gate opens on to lush public parks leading to the beach.
Leave your vehicle in our own near-by closed parking slot to discover the city on foot or on a yellow bicycle on hire.
After enjoying a tasty breakfast made of local products, take the time to ask your hosts about engravings on La Rochelle, the Region or India, local modern paintings, posters of plays, Indian tribal masks, paintings and other exotic objects on display.
La Résidence is suited to guests with reduced mobility.
High season: From 1 April till 31 October. Booking of minimum two nights.
Low season: from 1 November till 31 March.
Ouoted rates hold valid only for direct booking.
Rates are denominated in €uros and include the ruling VAT rates at 10% on accommodation and 20% on parking and supplements.
They also include breakfast, high-speed Internet connection (Wi-Fi and wall socket) and a bottle of mineral water.
The local residence tax is extra at 0.83 € a day per person above 13 years.
2- BOOKING & PAYMENT
Booking will be considered firm only on receipt of a down payment that amounts to 30% of the total booking cost by debit card.
Booking will then be confirmed by E-mail.
Balance payment of 70% at check-in by debit card or cash.
By the customer:
In case cancellation happens less than 15 days before the booking date, the down payment will not be refunded. Only cancellations by e-mail will be considered.
In case stay is cut short, full period booked will be due.
If owners cancel the booking before the due date, they will inform the client by e-mail.
The customer will be refunded his whole payment.
Arrival timings :
Normal arrival timings are between 5 and 7 PM.
In case of arrival outside normal timings, please inform us.
Your call half an hour before your estimated time of arrival will be appreciated.
Departure timings :
Bedrooms must be vacated latest by 11 AM on departure day.
Children up to 3 years old are welcome: foldable cot is available.
La Résidence is entirely non-smoking.
Sorry, la Résidence cannot accept our four-legged friends.
Guests are requested to take great care of the items they will be entrusted with, subject to payment of an indemnity, in case of damage/loss.
In case of an extended stay, house cleaning may be done every 3 days only, on request.
A printer is available at the reception desk.