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Novotel Saclay

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rue Charles Thomassin, 91400 Saclay, France
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  • Rooms
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed for 2 nights in a group tour. Our biggest let down was no air conditioning this time of year. We left window open one night but the spotlight outside lit up our room that we had to close window and curtain. Other wise nice settling in the country. One and half hour drive to Paris in traffic. Pullout sofa... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've just returned from a trip to Disneyland Paris, and on our last day we stayed at this hotel, to visit Versailles. The hotel is placed in a small town, pacefull, good to relax and walking. It's a hotel wih base and first floor, although lift is just opposite reception, so we use scales because our room was just few... More

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this hotel is great but doest have great views and only has 1 lift however the beds are really cosy and he bathroom is modern and user friendly i would recommend it for a few nights stay! also the hotel is very big with approx 140 rooms but only has 1 lift which lets it down not to mention that... More

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Dear Guest, Thank you to taking time to share your experience on Tripadvisor's website. We use to share all the comments with our teams, they will appreciate your positive feedback, thank you very much. 50% of our rooms, have a view on the park, the garden or the village. Maybe your room was located on the otherside. Do not hesitate... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stay here at least twice a year. We always arrive late at night. The staff are friendly and the rooms comfortable. In previous years they have run out of a few items at breakfast but this year they were more busy and did not appear to be running out of anything. Saclay is a nice quiet hamlet on the... More

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Stuttgart, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Last minute booking to visit Paris & Versailles for New Years. Nice hotel outside of Paris area. 5 minutes car ride to the closest train station. Safe parking. No issues. 30-40 minutes train ride to Paris and 10 minutes car ride to Versailles Palace. Staff was very helpful and nice. Room a little tiny for a family of 4 but... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We stayed here for 1 night to break the journey from Calais to the Dordogne. Hotel was easy to find and in a very pretty village just outside Paris. Easy access to main motorways. We were a family of 4 with 2 small children aged 2 and 3. Plenty of free secure parking available and check in was seamless, staff... More

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Washington
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stopped at this hotel when traveling with National Holidays. What a nice hotel it is. It is set in its own lovely grounds with a open air swimming pool. Breakfast was excellent consisting of a host of fresh bread. Continental style or English style buffet.

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26 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I am a regular visitor to this chain and generally you get exactly what you expect. This was not our experience at Saclay. The hotel has lovely grounds with extensive sport/children's activities and large pool. The evening sunshine surrounds the outside terrace and bar service was good. However our evening meal could not have been worse. The service was rude... More

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Hobart, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This hotel was nice and quiet in a village setting. Nice room but nothing special. Nice big breakfast area with good selection. 20 minute drive to Massy Palaiseau train station. About 30 minutes to Paris, Champ de Mars - Tour Eiffel train station then you are right in the heart of it.

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Chateaugiron, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Stayed there one night on a short trip to the nearby techno park. Everything was fine, room was good (the regular Novotel WW standard), food was OK. The only caveat was the old fashion AC system that could not be shut down... resulting into some permanent background noise. I also used their meeting facility which was really fine. I'll surely... More

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Address: Rue Charles Thomassin, 91400 Saclay, France
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Location: France > Ile-de-France > Essonne > Saclay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Saclay 4*
Number of rooms: 136
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Novotel Ile-De-France
Saclay Novotel

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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18 km from Paris and 20 km from Orly Airport, the Novotel Saclay is ideally located in the heart of this science and technology region at the entrance to the Chevreuse Valley. For a business trip or holiday, this 3 star hotel offers 136 rooms in 3 hectares ofleafy gardens plus 1,000 sqm of bright meeting rooms for your conferences and seminars for up to 280 people. In warm weather enjoy our pool, terrace and activities offered by the hotel. Meals are served 24 hours a day. ... more   less 

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