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Maxim Folies

3.0 of 5 14 Rue Geoffroy Marie, 75009 Paris, France (Formerly Hotel Gat Folies)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel was nice, it was modern and the people who worked there were very friendly. Unfortunately they hadn't been taught by the manager because she was not very nice and did not know how to behave towards customers. We had a room for three persons, which were named a "junior suite". The name could make you think of luxury... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We booked this hotel after a lot of research online, as it seemed budget friendly and rooms looked good. But we were in for a little disappointment! First the good points - front desk during the day was very sweet and helpful. Rooms were clean when we arrived and seemed like a good deal over all. Then the problems -... More

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LVMaxim, Responsable commercial at Maxim Folies, responded to this review

Dear Deu0505, Thank you for your review and your kind word about our staff. You have to know that we already fixed the air conditioning and the safe problem in your room and really apologize about it. Also, about the linen change, we have a policy of ecology to reduce water consume and stop global warming so it’s necessary to... More

Mannheim
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 via mobile

Very easy to find with a perfect metro connection to the center. The staff is very friendly but not always knowledgeable of eating out options in the area. The rooms was really tiny but very clean. Overall a great option to stay in Paris.

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LVMaxim, Responsable commercial at Maxim Folies, responded to this review

Dear MizzFunk, Thank you very much for your kind word. We are really glad that you recommend our hotel for a stay in Paris. Also we will improve the knowledge of our front desk staff and the next time we will be able to give you the best advices for restaurants. We hope to see you soon in our hotel.... More

Belgrade, Serbia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We have stayed in the hotel for five nights during our visit to Paris. Rooms are quite small but it didn't bother us much since we spend most of our time outside and only came back to our room for a night sleep and a shower. It would be nice to have a proper wardrobe instead of four rather small... More

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LVMaxim, Responsable commercial at Maxim Folies, responded to this review

Dear Luka Thank you for your good review and for sharing your experience. We are happy to hear that you were satisfied with our location, your room, and our staff. We recommend you next time to ask for a room on court side and also under the roofs. It will be quieter because you won’t have noises from the street... More

New York City, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Finding a decent inexpensive cool hotel in Paris is a nightmare. The Hotel Maxim Follies fits the bill. It is cool, in a good location, and excellent value. The lobby is small but works and the rooms are nicely appointed. The hotel receptionists are amazing and even helped me book my train ticket to Normandy. When your in Paris you... More

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LVMaxim, Responsable commercial at Maxim Folies, responded to this review

Dear EustacheDauger, Thank you very much for your positive review about our hotel. We are really glad to hear that you appreciated so much your stay. Our Front desk team is always available to help customers so don’t hesitate if you have any question. We hope to see you soon at Maxim Folies ! Kind regards, Sales & Marketing Department More

Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I wanted to stay somewhere fairly central but not pay an excessive amount, although I know that's asking a lot in Paris. This hotel was very well located - a 10m walk from GDN Station, there were also lots of nice restaurants and bars on the same road / nearby and Cadet metro station is about 2 mins away. So... More

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LVMaxim, Responsable commercial at Maxim Folies, responded to this review

Dear Cravecraven, Thank you for your review. As you said, our hotel is really well located close to Gare du Nord and Gare de l’Est and our area is very dynamic (bars, restaurants, shops, museums, theaters…) Next times, if you need a kettle or a fridge don’t hesitate to ask the Front Desk. We have a kitchen and we can... More

1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

As soon as we arrived at the hotel it was undergoing a refurb so the hotel reception had no ceiling, there was wires hanging and walls cordened off everywhere. There was no access to the stairs so the lift had to be used at all times. The rooms were plain and tidy which was okay but one night we were... More

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Gatrooms, Responsable commercial at Maxim Folies, responded to this review

Dear Carlie, Thank you for your review. We are currently refurbishing our hotel reception so we are sorry for the momentary disturbance. We will soon have a beautiful new lounge. Also the stairs are accessible again so it’s possible to use the lift or the staircases. Regarding your problem of neighborhood, we really apologize to you for the way it... More

Bucharest, Romania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

It's Paris. Don't look for space, you will not find it; look for a great location and comfort. Actually, you do not need to look further more, because Gat Folies is the place you need to stay at. Enjoy!

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Gatrooms, Responsable commercial at Maxim Folies, responded to this review

Dear Lara, Thank you for your review and your kind word. Our hotel is exactly as you describe. Our location is in the center of Paris near from Opera and Galeries Lafayette, and close to Gare du Nord and Gare de l’Est... Also our hotel is really confortable. We have a nice bedding, a beautiful design, a good breakfast with... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

1. Wi-Fi couldn't be used at nights, or in day time is very unlikely to login, this affect our preparation of our trip 2. Air conditioner was out of work at last night of stay (8 MAY 2014), the staff did not provide any resolution but just ask us to accept instead 3. Carpet did not clean regularly 4. Shampoo... More

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Gatrooms, Responsable commercial at Maxim Folies, responded to this review

Dear SamL, Thank you for your review. We are sorry to hear that you didn’t enjoy your stay and will fulfill all your expectations for your next stay with us. Regarding the carpet and the amenities, we respect your request not to be disturbed (doorknob left on your room door). Therefore, if you needed anything, you could ask at the... More

Bali, Indonesia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We stayed here last summer for a week.'it is perfectly located; walking distance to Montmarte, tube stations etc, we even walked all the way to the louvre etc (as you do when you're travelling). There are restaurants and bakeries in the same street, as well as a supermarket - which is perfect whe travelling. The room is small, with a... More

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Gatrooms, Responsable commercial at Maxim Folies, responded to this review

Dear CJM101, Many thanks for your good review. You have to know that we improved a lot our hotel. Indeed, we’ve installed the air conditioning in every rooms a few months ago, so for the next summer our hotel will be really comfortable. We hope you will visit us again for another fantastic trip in Paris. Kind regards, Sales &... More

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Address: 14 Rue Geoffroy Marie, 75009 Paris, France (Formerly Hotel Gat Folies)
Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Montmartre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Maxim Folies 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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