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Hotel Raphael

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   17 Avenue Kleber | 16 Arr., 75116 Paris, France (Passy)
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Ranked #222 of 1,795 hotels in Paris
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

For our first day in Paris, after some sight seeing, we stopped by the rooftop bar in Hotel Raphael This bar was recommended by our hotel front desk and I must say I'm very happy that we did. This hotel is literally a 2 minute walk from Arc de Triomphe with spectacular views. The hotel itself from what we saw... More

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, Directeur général at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear D330NY, Thank you so much for this very nice comment about the rooftop bar at the Hotel Raphael. We are impressed to know that on your first day to Paris you took the opportunity to come & discover our “hidden treasure”! The terrace, on the Hotel Raphael's seventh and top floor, boasts stunning 360° panoramic views of the capital's... More

London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been staying here for decades and it's never disappointed. The staff are lovely, the hotel has a charm that so many try too hard to achieve and miss by miles. It could be considered old-fashioned, but in a cosy, turn-of- the (last) century way. The red bar is dangerous if you have anything else to do, as it's just... More

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Los Angeles, California
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45 reviews 45 reviews
17 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to many hotels and I must say the service of the staff at Hotel Raphael was top notch, and some of the best I've experienced. Four Season's calibre with a more personal touch. The staff went out of your way to make sure you all your needs were taken care of, and prompt to respond to any request.... More

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, Directeur général at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear Universalmgm, Since you live in California, I would say that you deserve the Oscar for the best TripAdvisor comment!! Thank you so much for taking the time to write this glowing feedback from your recent stay at the Hotel Raphael Paris. We certainly know that there are many choices in Paris, so we are just so glad that you... More

Zurich, Switzerland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location cant be better which other Hotel has rooms with views to Eiffel Tower and Arc de triomphe at the same time ? It displays the classical "old paris". and yes some people can call it stuffy, but they can go to some stel-and marble industrial sleeping-places. Service could be called reserved, but in my view this is exeactly the... More

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, Directeur général at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear Ron r, Thank you for posting a glowing review of your recent stay at the Hotel Raphael and for highlighting the key points that makes the hotel so special. Guest feedbacks on travel sites and especially on TripAdvisor are of great values for independent properties like ours! It’s a pleasure to know you enjoyed all aspects of the hotel,... More

Sao Paulo, SP
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best of Raphael Hotel is the bar at the rooftop. But I guess you do not need to be a guest to go there. Rooms are spacious, particularly in a city like Paris. Decoration is a bit over to my taste and not very consistent. Breakfast was very good. Internet worked partially inside the room. I had to try... More

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, Directeur général at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear Nogs_brasil, Thank you very much for sharing your feedback with us, every guest's opinion is very important to us. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed the wonderful panoramic views on our rooftop bar located on the 7th floor of the hotel Raphael. Thank you also for highlighting the quality of our breakfast. We are lucky with our... More

Zug
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Elegant but slightly dusty. Very polity but not friendly. Good size rooms. You get chocolates on the pillow only the first night. Breakfast overpriced, limited buffet selection. The nicest feature is the roof top terrace, however most of the time closed (on sunny days and warm evenings!). They need to take into account that a Peninsula hotel is opening next... More

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, Directeur général at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking the time to share with us your opinion about the Hotel Raphael. Your feedback is truly appreciated and be convinced that I am very disappointed we failed in our objective of exceeding your expectations. I am a bit surprised about your comment concerning the dust because the Hotel Raphael on Tripadvisor is very... More

Lake tahoe
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This is a beautiful, typically Parisian hotel. We wanted to feel like we were staying in Paris and we also wanted a good value for our money. It was both and more. The views from the rooftop of Hotel Rafael of the Eiffel Tower are unbelievable. The breakfast was also very nice. Our room was very large with big windows,... More

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, Directeur général at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear Cla333, First, we would like to thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review about the hotel Raphael! We are delighted to know that you enjoyed the unique 360° panoramic view on our rooftop terrace and that you took advantage of our wonderful location in the heart of Paris. We are also very pleased to... More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Location is good about 7 minutes walk to champs Elysee. Old rooms and very noisy you can hear doors closing, TV voice, people talking from rooms next to you above you and below.Even if someone is walking in other rooms you can hear clearly. Very dard and depressing decoration with red carpets all over including rooms and dark brown wooden... More

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, Directeur général at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your stay at the Hotel Raphael. I very much appreciate your feedback, and I am deeply disappointed that in this instance we failed to exceed your expectations. Most of our clients choose the Raphael because they want to experience a true Parisian experience and they usually... More

Edmond, Oklahoma
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

May 2014 was our 3rd stay at the Raphael. We like the historical ambiance of the hotel and its rooms. We particularly like the Junior Suites. Gracie likes the fact that there is lots of storage and drawers. Others have commented on the rooftop garden and its views, which are great. Because we travel in shoulder seasons, the rooftop restaurant... More

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, Directeur général at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear ChuckandGracie, Thank you very much for your wonderful review of your recent stay with us in Paris. We are always delighted to welcome “old friends” back to the Hotel Raphael and we are thrilled that you had another memorable third stay with us. It is always lovely to see familiar faces and I am glad that you both found... More

Los Angeles, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I have spent 2 nights at this amazing hotel. Unbeatable location, everything is near by. Very professional staff, great restaurant. Special thanks to the hotel Manager Mr. Norbert Henrot for doing an outstanding job to satisfying needs of your guests. I will definitely recommend this hotel!

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, Directeur général at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear Maya_K25, Thank you for your glowing review of your stay at the Hotel Raphael Paris. You are right, our location is great. We are close by to some of the best shopping & attractions in the city. Located on Avenue Kléber, a stone's throw from the Champs-Elysées and the Arch of Triumph, The Raphael is a haven of peace... More

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Address: 17 Avenue Kleber | 16 Arr., 75116 Paris, France
Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Passy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Raphael 5*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#111 Luxury Hotel in Paris #199 Business Hotel in Paris #203 Romantic Hotel in Paris #443 Family Hotel in Paris
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Situated a 2-minute walk from the Champs-Elysees and the Arc de Triomphe, this 5-star hotel offers luxury accommodation in the heart of Paris. It offers a panoramic terrace and a gastronomic restaurant. Decorated in a Louis 15th and 16th style, guest rooms feature wooden furnishings and elaborate wall hangings. They include a flat-screen TV and a minibar. Some of the suites feature a balcony, views of the Eiffel Tower and lounge area. Award-winning chef, Amandine Chaignot, proposes gastronomic French cuisine at the sophisticated Raphael Restaurant. Guests can relax and have a snack, tea, drink or just a breath at the cosy English Bar's red velvet arm chairs. Other facilities at the hotel include free Wi-Fi access and a fitness room. Charles de Gaulle - Etoile Metro Station is just 400 metres away, providing direct access to the Louvre Museum and the Grand Palais. Trocadero is a 15-minute walk away, which offers one of the best views of the Eiffel Tower in Paris. ... more   less 
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