A little something to eat at the Hotel and in Saintes


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

Buffet breakfast

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

  • Du Teusday to Friday : 7:00 à 10:00
  • Saturday, Sunday, and public holidays : 7:30 à 10:00
  • Special early riser service* : You have a departures before 7 a.m? 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.

Our drinks

Soft drinks

Orange juice 25 cl 2,50 €
Grapefruit juice 25 cl 2,50 €
Coca cola 33 cl 2,50 €
Lorina lemonade 42 cl 2,50 €
Still water – Jolival 50 cl 2,50 €
Sparkling water – San Pellegrino 50 cl 2,50 €

Alcoholic beverages

Leffe Beer 33cl 2,50€
Pineau des Charentes
(white or red)
10cl 3,50€
Cognac 6cl 3,50€

Hot drinks

Expresso coffee :

  • 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 :

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

Eating out : Our hotel's top tips for restaurants in Saintes 

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 – – Pizzas, salads, a dynamic team, quality and conviviality.
  • La Trattoria - 15 rue de la Poste  – – open on Sunday evenings. 

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

  • Clos des Cours – 2, place du Théâtre –
  • L’Entracte- 3, place du Théatre – 
  • Le Batiâ  – Place Bassompierre  –

Finesse and elegance, for fans of fine dining:

  • Le Parvis –  opposite the Bois d’Amour car park –

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

  • Crêperie Victor Hugo – 20, rue Victor Hugo –

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

  • Le Mandarin – 27, rue Alsace-Lorraine –
  • Le Sukothai - 113, Avenue Gambetta 

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

  • Le Garden Ice Cafe – 63, cours National –

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

  • Le Parigot - 47, rue Alsace Lorraine -
  • La Terrasse - 13, quai de la République -