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Mama Shelter

109 Rue de Bagnolet, 75020 Paris, France
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Ranked #398 of 1,796 hotels in Paris
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Quirky stylish decor, spacious rooms for a Paris hotel. Great bathroom, aircon, free films and wifi. Single rooms make for good value. well above similarly priced hotels. Fabulous food, funky bar. Bus at the door.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

All I can say is make sure you do not get room 706. No mirrors in bedroom and as a female I was unable to see myself when dressed and to put on my makeup. Yes I had a mirror in the bathroom unfortunately only one light working. I did ask staff if it was possible to put a mirror... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was my 3rd visit to Mama Shelter, having stayed in the Lyon and Istanbul branches before. I love this hotel; its quirky, cool, stylish. The rooms are comfortable (had a great nights sleep) The bar is very trendy and unique and the cocktails were delicious. It is a little bit further out of town but it is only 5... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Have stayed in Paris many times and this hotel is my favourite. The bed is super comfortable, the staff are welcoming, knowledgable and nothing is too much trouble. Loved the decor. Room is a good size for Paris. Lots of reviews have stated that hotel is young and hip (I'm middle aged) but I don't feel out of place and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit to Paris in the last year and last time we stayed at thoumieux in Saint germain which was a lovey boutique hotel in a good location but we preffered mama shelter even with the out of the way location. We did manage to walk to le marais and it was not too bad but when... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Mama Shelter is a happening place and very well priced. Designed by Philippe Starck it's quirky, modern and fun but comfort has not been compromised. Being located in the 20e we were a bit worried it would be a trek getting anywhere but it's actually incredibly well located. Within a few steps is a bus stop that goes to St... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent the first week of our honeymoon in Mama Shelter, Paris. We could not have been happier with our stay. The service, decor, amenities, and food were impeccable. Though the location is not in the center of Paris, there is a bus stop right outside the hotel's front door (line 76) that will take you to right to the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I were very glad we chose to stay here for our first trip to Paris together. Yes, you could find a hotel a little more 'central' but it was easy to navigate the metro from here, and one day we walked all the way back from the Left Bank - it's actually a lovely way to see... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attractive, charming, young & sexy hotel!The room was pleasantly modern and fully equipped with everything you may not even imagine to need :)!Perfect for a couple!The breakfast buffet was delicious too. Can't wait to go back :)))

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is close to the metro, probably about a 10-15 minute walk. The rooms are quite unique and there is a bakery nearby that sells a great selection of fresh croissants and quiches. They have all natural skincare products, which is quite rare to find in most hotels.

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Address: 109 Rue de Bagnolet, 75020 Paris, France
Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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#172 Business Hotel in Paris #302 Romantic Hotel in Paris
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In the historic Saint Blaise neighborhood located in the heart of authentic Paris with its flowerlined cafe terraces, its gardens and its air rebellion, MAMA SHELTER welcomes you. Sensual and elegant rooms equipped with Apple iMacs 27" (TV, Internet, CD/DVD Player, IChat, Photobooth, Videobooth) and 5 Star bedding (Duvet 100% Satin Coton Sheets) offer you a serene retreat after a long day in the city and an evening across the street at the mythic Parisian temple of international live music, La Fleche d'Or. Easy access to the MAMA SHELTER: in the heart of the 20th district, it is conveniently located 16 miles from Charles de Gaulle Airport and 12.5 Miles from Orly Airport. Otherwise, direct connection to the A3 Highway, or next to metro stations. Take a break in MAMA SHELTER and enjoy: Live Concerts, Cabaret Shows, DJs, Table Soccer, Boutique of Offbeat Products... ... more   less 
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