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Hotel Raphael

#240 of 1,773 Hotels in Paris
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17 Avenue Kleber | 16 Arr., 75116 Paris, France
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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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85 reviews 85 reviews
34 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

An old Parisian beauty that needs a refreshment. I stayed a few days and the hotel is old style nice. However the rooms are in need of refreshment. The carpet in my room was stained; internet just does not work. You barely get a signal everywhere in the hotel and I could barely check my email. So if you are... More 

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dinner in this beautifully restored hotel was an absolute joy. Having experienced bad to appalling service at various restaurants in Paris we had our faith rescued by the welcoming service from Marie Aude and the dining team. Superb cocktails, exquisite salads and top drawer entrees made our evening one of the best ever!

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Arundel
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33 reviews 33 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are seeking an elegant quietly sophisticated Hotel in the centre of Paris look no further than this venue. This Hotel located five minutes from the Arc De Triomphe is perhaps one of the most delightful Hotels that this great city offers. Beautifully appointed rooms and suites provide lovely accommodation. The public rooms are tasteful and more than comfortable.... More 

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, Gérant at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, We thank you very much for taking the time to share your great experience at Hotel Raphael. Situated close to the Arc de Triomphe and the Champs Elysées, the Raphael has kept its historical soul to offer a unique stay and culinary experience to our guests. Your words are a reward of our daily efforts and it... More 

el dorado hills, ca
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a junior suite. It was more of a suite! It had an entry, large living room with two large windows, a beautiful bedroom with two large closets, and a spacious bathroom. It was perfect! The staff were great too! I will definitely stay there in the future.

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, General Manager at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you so much for this great review after your recent stay at the hotel Raphael. We are glad to read the spaciousness and charm of your Junior Suite meet your expectations. Our hotel prides himself in providing the highest quality of service and we appreciate your kind words regarding our staff. Your comment will be relayed... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great hotel offering style, pleasant service, luxury and interesting food. Enjoy every minute of our stay and was a great base for exploring Paris. The bar staff were exceptionally courtious and great at making cocktails, well worth spending some time there later on at night.

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, General Manager at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you so much for this great review about our Hotel Raphael. We are thrilled to read that you enjoyed your overall experience in our hotel. Our Chef Barman is always trying to create new flavors for his cocktails so we are glad that you were able to savor one of his creations. It is with great... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We booked into here for a short trip and were not disappointed. The hotel service sets it apart but you also feel as though you are stepping into a bygone era. We did have a complaint about the lack of ventilation in our bathroom but the hotel were quick to move us to another room and upgraded us. The concierge... More 

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, General Manager at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to share this great review about our hotel. We are thrilled to read that our staff was efficient yet thoughtful and that you enjoyed your upgraded room. Our dedicated Clefs d’Or concierges and all our staff are always inclined to make our guests’ stay as pleasant as possible, providing... More 

San Gwann, Malta
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

A beautiful place! Very stylish and comfortable. Clean and quiet. First time air-conditioning couldn't be heard! Lovely view of Arc de Triomphe. Very central. Metro just outside. Courteous staff all the time. Very spacious room and large wardrobe. Lovely toiletries.

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, General Manager at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking the time to share this great review about our hotel after your recent stay. We are delighted that you enjoyed our very central location, a few steps from the Arc de Triomphe and the Champs-Elysées, and our spacious rooms with antique furniture and original paintings. Our team will be thrilled to hear that... More 

New York City, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We stayed at the Raphael with some friends who have regular timeshare there. We were blown away by the elegance , cleanliness and wonderful location. Th helpful staff recommended nearby restaurants - and the hotel is in a wonderful and interesting neighborhood, near the Arc de triumph and the Elysée, the home of the French president.

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LES_HOTELS_BAVEREZ, General Manager at Hotel Raphael, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this great review about hotel Raphael. We were thrilled to read that you were “blown away” by our hotel. Since it opened in 1925, the Raphael has kept its old Parisian charm, with its antique furniture and original paintings and ally it with today’s modern facilities. It... More 

Ridgewood, New Jersey
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17 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

My wife and I decided to get a break from the kids and vacation in Paris. I decided to "kick it up a notch" by staying at Luxury Hotels of the World property, so had some high expectations. Start by saying - beautiful, classic hotel. Definitely a lot of character and quaint, but up close, it is slightly more tired... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
16 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

My husband surprised me with a stay at this fine establishment for our honeymoon in April 2012. It was everything we hoped a 5 star Parisian hotel to be. As soon as we walked into the hotel, it was how we had imagined old world Paris to be. The decor and ambience will transport you back in time. Our room... More 

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

Dear valued guests, Thank you so much for your great review after your memorable honeymoon at the Hotel Raphael in 2012. Since 1925, the hotel has been owned by the same Parisian family; the Baverez family. It is indeed a willingness on our part to preserve the old Parisian charm of the hotel, with its vintage furniture and original painting.... More 

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