A seaside hotel. A panoramic rooftop deck with a pool. A revolutionary dining concept. Welcome to Frédérique Michoux's hotel.
"We are here to support you throughout your stay. "
Frédérique first points to his hotel's location when explaining its success. After all, it faces the sea and is just a few minutes' walk from downtown Sète and the beach. It's also due to the buildings successive renovations, which have allowed the Hotel The Originals Boutique, Hôtel Port Marine, Sète to always stay up to date over the course of its nearly 30-year history. The quality of its services plays a large role as well. The hotel organises professional events, offers a unique dining concept that's a mix between an organic grocery store and a self-service buffet, and features an energetic staff that's ready around the clock. "We make up a family and our guests can see that." Not to mention the hotel's biggest attraction, its pool and panoramic deck overlooking the Mediterranean. Enjoy a three-star view over the port of Sète, just like those on offer at the entrance of this Hérault-based apartment-hotel.
The 55 rooms of the Hotel The Originals Boutique, Hôtel Port Marine, Sète are functional, cosy, air-conditioned, and come in a variety of sizes. There are four different levels of rooms: standard, junior suite, family rooms, and ocean view rooms. Their decor and soft, natural colour scheme are perfect for rest and relaxation. All rooms can be accessed by a lift.
- Air-conditioned room
- Room service
- Cable and/or satellite television
When you're ready for breakfast, head upstairs. A generous buffet is served on the fourth floor, which features a panoramic deck overlooking the sea. For dinner and/or lunch, head to the ground floor to experience the Halles Solanid© concept. This self-serve organic grocery store serves appetizers, salads, main dishes, desserts, drinks, and more. You can choose to eat in the dining room or take it to go. If you get thirsty in the day or evening, the hotel bar offers a selection of drinks, including local and original concoctions, which you can enjoy in the air-conditioned bar area or the garden among the flowers.
As a lively city with a maritime culture and traditions, Sète is an authentic destination that's worth taking the time to see properly before moving on to other sites.
SWIMMING POOLWhile it might be small, the hotel's rooftop pool is an oasis of refreshing calm when the Hérault sun starts to get strong. Please note the pool closes at 8:00 p.m.
SèteClimb the 183 m of Mont Saint-Clair for a view of the city and Thau Pond. As the city of poets, Sète is home to the final resting place of Georges Brassens (Le Py Cemetery), Paul Valéry, and Jean Vila (naval cemetery). Walk through the Vieux Port (1666) and explore its canals, which are lined with colourful buildings, bridges, pleasure crafts, fishing boat, and old rigging. This is the bustling heart of the city. Walk all the way to the Royal Canal where the Canal du Midi ends in the sea. This area is especially busy in the summer thanks to its famous jousting tournaments.
THINGS TO SEE NEARBYThau Pond, or the "Garden of the Sea", combines with Bouzigues and Marseillan to create oyster farms as far as the eye can see; the city of Montpellier offers a number of lively town squares; the vineyards of Faugères; the seaside towns of Palavas-les-Flots and Grande-Motte; and much, much more.
Located not far from Montpellier, the airport, the TGV train station and the A9 highway, the Hotel The Originals Boutique, Hôtel Port Marine, Sète is the perfect place to set down your briefcase (and your luggage) and start in on a constructive day of work in a functional and beautiful setting overlooking the city's port. The hotel offers three meeting rooms named after three famous sons of the region and a staff that will help you with everything you need to organise your event, including breaks, dining service, parking reservations (for cars, motorcycles, and buses) and tourist activities.