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Richmond Opera Hotel

#1,402 of 1,793 Hotels in Paris
11 Rue Du Helder, 75009 Paris, France
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Ranked #1,402 of 1,793 Hotels in Paris
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Manila, Philippines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It was our second time to stay in Richmond Opera and I've come to appreciate it more. Let me start with the rooms: we were a family of three and had a triple-sharing room. It was very spacious, had a high ceiling, and even had a small dining table. This was perfect for us since we had three big pieces... More 

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Indore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We visited this hotel in the second week of May for 3 nights. A blonde middle aged women was at the reception. She’s a charming lady and really helpful. She guided us a lot during our stay. She gave us a superior room for quite reasonable price. The room was spacy as compared to normal hotel rooms elsewhere in Paris.... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This has old style furniture and design. The hotel is clean. I encountered 3 people manning the reception during the time I stayed there. The 2 guys were very helpful and friendly. The 3 person (a blonde middle aged woman) was nasty, unhelpful. She really doesn't belong in a role where you interact with customers. There is no free WiFi.... More 

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Hämeenlinna
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We visited the hotel in the second week of June for three nights. The nights were quite warrm with some thunder and the AC was not working effectively, had to sleep a window opened. Tripple room was spacy, a good bath room and enough closets for cloths, a safety box. Good beds, three chairs, table, chest of drawers to put... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I didn`t think a place like this could exist...it is surreal. The guy on the desk was about 80 years old and a poster child for the stereotypical Parisian attitude of `I don`t give a damn`(this wasn`t a language thing,I was travelling with a French colleague) `How do we acess the WIFI`......response.....shrug,pout,walks away mumbling to himself. `Where is the nearest... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

I went out and when I was back in my room I find my bag was cut in a knife and my personnel belongings was stolen I was very upset I call the manager for nothing , I get nothing back is very bad terrible hotel no insurance, I did get nothing back at all is this so called hotel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

I travel to Paris for Business nearly 4 times a year. My colleagues usually stay at more "business oriented" hotels such as the Mercure or at the peripherique (Meridien or Courtyard). However, I feel that not all is work and the location is perfect, specially after returning from the office. The street is quiet but it is one block asway... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Moderate hotel,in a great location ,large rooms .No problem with room cleanliness,hotel could do with a revamp,but the lady at the front desk was friendly.Had no problem with staff.They organised transfer to Charles De Gaulle.Near Hotel there was free wifi at (McDonald's).lots of great eating places along main route.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

Great location, but there are nicer hotels on the same street at the same price! We stayed 2 days after Christmas and paid 140.- Euros a night....The Hotel was old and very dirty. The hallways were not even vaccumed, the sink in our room was dirty and it smelled bad. Our room was old and smelly, looked like sissy's abandoned... More 

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The neighborhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades, and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here, modern day workers continue to take advantage of the legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theaters, and cinemas sit side by side with French bistros predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in another. The area is most famous for the Palais Garnier opera house and glamorous department stores.
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