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    Ambert "la cité des Copains"               
    * From the novel by JULES ROMAIN "LES COPAINS
    * From the film by YVES ROBERT "LES COPAINS
    * Breakfast is served in the dining room from 7:30 am to 10:00 am
    (8:00 am on Sunday)
    * lunch is served from 12:00 to 13:30
    Several menus are proposed: (drinks not included)
    * Children's menu at 12 Euros
    * Menu of the day at 17 Euros for lunch during the week
    * Menu Terroir Logis at 29 Euros
    * Menu Entrée-Plat at 34 Euros
    * Chef's menu at 40 Euros
    * Les Copains Menu at 45 Euros
    * Discovery Menu at 57 Euros
    * Dessert menu
    * Restaurant menu
    Number to reach the reception: 300.
    If you come back after 20H30 ask for the access code (it is written on the key).
    If you want to warm up a baby's bottle, ask at the reception.
    You will find an ecological dry cleaner at the Pontel square.
    The WIFI code " JNTS4263 ".
     Dogs are not allowed in the hotel.
     The rooms are rented from 10H to 10H.
     All our rooms are wired for internet access.
     Access by cable or wifi is free.
     For a departure before 7H30, the room will be paid the day before.
     Please do not forget to give your room key when leaving.
    Electric razor: the power of the current at the socket in your room is 220 Volts.
    The bills will be presented and settled every weekend.
    Wake up service: contact the reception (300)
    On request we can provide you with different kits:
                -Shoe polish and brush kit
                -Sewing kit
                -Shaving kit
                -Dental kit
                -Hygiene kit
    Guests are responsible for any damage that may occur during their stay in our establishment.
    It is forbidden to wash and iron clothes in the rooms.
    Guests are kindly requested to respect the rest of their neighbors, especially between 10:00 pm and 8:00 am.
    Classic breakfast 9,50 euros
    Choice of :
    Coffee, milk, chocolate, Ceylon tea, green tea or mint tea
    Bread, butter, home-made jam, honey, 2 pastries, orange juice
    On request:
    Yogurt, cottage cheese, cereals, fresh fruit, mineral water
    With supplement 3,50 euros :
    Delicatessen : ham or sausage or cheese
    Hiking routes
    *Le chemin des Papetiers – boucle au départ de Valeyre – Parc naturel régional Livradois-Forez
    02h06  7,18 km  3,4 km/h 
    *La Jasserie du Coq Noir – Col des Supeyres boucle au départ de Valcivières
    02h48  9,63 km  3,4 km/h
    You can find details of these hikes and more on the following link:
    Bus schedule from Ambert to Clermont-Ferrand or Vichy :


    The management of the hotel wishes you a pleasant stay

    Les Copains

    A reference to French literature, the hotel & restaurant "Les Copains" is just opposite the only round town hall in France, mentioned in the famous novel by Jules Romains. Since 1935, welcome and service have been the watchwords for the family who run the hotel, the 4th generation is currently in charge.

    - Hôtel 10 rooms. "Logis de France".
    - Crédit card accepted : CB/VISA.
    - 2 restauration rooms 60 and 20 people
    - Seminares...
    -The reception is open from 8:30 to 20:30

    Ambert conceals a range of surprises (production of paper, prayer rosary beads, blue fourme cheese). Jules Romains wrote in "Les Copains", about the famous town hall, that it was « a sort of large rotonda, of which the one in the Parc Monceau in Paris is a pale imitation »... Starting point for a range of excursions in the Forez mountains. Visit the famous sites of Puy-de-Dôme, Sancy, Puy-en-Velay, not forgetting the European volcano centre "Vulcania".

    The story of "Les Copains"
    In 1935 Mr and Mrs FOREST décided to buy a house just opposite the famous round city-hall of AMBERT and became «  innkeepers » as they used to say...
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    42 Boulevard Henri IV
    63600 AMBERT

    Tel : +33 (0)4 73 82 01 02
    Fax : +33 (0)4 73 82 67 34

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