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Novotel Saclay

Rue Charles Thomassin, 91400 Saclay, France
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Xiamen, China
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91 reviews 91 reviews
41 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here on business as the company was only five minutes away. Good standard Novotel with everything you could need for a business trip, restaurant, bar, and the added bonus of an outdoor pool for the summer months. Downside is it's a long way from anything, with Versailles being the closest thing at around 30 minutes away by car. Having... More 

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novotelsaclay, Manager at Novotel Saclay, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, More 

Salvador, BA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

We chose to stay somewhat far from Paris. But still close enough to come back and forth. One you are there, you become very dependent on the hotel, for there is nothing close by to buy a bread! Maybe was the time of the year and everyone left... We were 4 in a room, a sardine can size ! And... More 

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novotelsaclay, Responsable réception at Novotel Saclay, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience at Novotel Saclay on Tripadvisor. Firstly, please allow me to say how sorry I am that these issues affected your satisfaction during your stay in our hotel. Please be assured, that we will do my utmost to provide an appropriate follow up to your comments. I do hope that, despite these issues,... More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
38 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

This hotel pretty much defines average for Novotel in France except that the location isn't near to anything (so it's great for a distraction-free conference and not so great for the average traveller.) The rooms are comfortable and have a small fridge, TV (several languages) and reasonable lighting and furniture. My room had a sofa that probably opened to a... More 

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Perpignan, France
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98 reviews 98 reviews
17 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This is a typical example of a mid-range chain-hotel. Clean, and with all the services you might need. Modern and well decorated if lacking in character. The rooms are a little on the small side, but well appointed. I only stayed here because my business colleagues had chosen to do so. I would not seek out a hotel like this,... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

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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Barcelona
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42 reviews 42 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

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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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

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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novotelsaclay, Responsable réception at Novotel Saclay, responded to this review

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 August 19, 2014

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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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
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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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
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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