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Saint James Albany Hotel-Spa

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202, rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France (Formerly Clarion Saint-James & Albany)
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Arequipa, Peru
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102 reviews 102 reviews
39 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Situated on the Rue de Rivoli right opposite the Tuileries Gardens, you couldn’t wish for a more central location. The building is Parisian elegance and has a real feel of class when first you enter. My arrival at reception was handled efficiently and cordially, and I was lucky to be upgraded to a suite even though I’d booked just a... More 

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Englefield Green, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just returned from Paris whilst celebrating our wedding anniversary. We stayed at Saint James Albany hotel Rue de Rivoli Paris for four nights. This four star hotel is an excellent choice, for those wishing to visit the popular tourist attractions, although it is located centrally it is lovely, and quiet facing a beautiful park with several large ponds. The hotel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the hotel for its central location and was not dissapointed. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The food, spa pool and steam room (hammam) were stunning. The room was basic but very quiet, the downside- no tea or coffee making facility. Overall the room rate in our opinion was not justified at 250 euro per night. We... More 

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Bellagio, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is very close to everything walking distance.. and there are others that are close as well; However... the staff at this hotel are the best. I have stayed at others in Paris but have now stayed at the St. James several times. I will continue to return here as the staff makes you feel like family. The rooms... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All the staff has been really helpful and very nice - It is very enjoyable in Paris. The location is perfect as it is close to the Tuileries Gardens, The Louvre, the Musée d'Orsay, Place Vendome, Concorde & Champs Elysées. it is exactly in the middle of Paris and it is very easy to go everywhere from it.

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secretaire_direction, Responsable réception at Saint James Albany Hotel-Spa, responded to this review

Dear Julien C, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review. I am delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience with us and I will personally pass on your compliments to my team. I agree with you regarding the location of the hotel, walking distance to all the historic monuments of Paris and yet so very... More 

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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner booked this hotel for us as a Valentine's treat. It was an amazing hotel. Literally opposite the metro station and right in the centre of Paris. The staff at the hotel were very friendly and nothing was too much trouble for them. They upgraded our room for us at no extra cost. We didn't eat at the hotel... More 

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secretaire_direction, Responsable réception at Saint James Albany Hotel-Spa, responded to this review

What a pleasure to read your lovely review about your visit to Saint James & Albany Hotel. I am really pleased to know you had such delightful Valentines with us and I thank you for the time you spent sharing your feedback with us. I won’t miss to let my team know about your satisfaction concerning quality service and hope... More 

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an awesome stay, in an awesome room. Beautiful hotel lobby and hall ways on the main floor. Our room was a suite, w 2 and a half baths. Big closet. Nice queen bed. Dresser, desk, and sofa. Though our breakfast was not included, we ate 3 breakfasts at the hotel. 22 Euros for a full breakfast, with a... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

If you want good location and a nicely designed lobby, with friendly lobby staff then this is the place for you. If you want a nice room and bathroom, a friendly Spa, good breakfast and coffee/tea making in your room then it isn't. I was very disappointed with my Junior Suite. It was drab and scruffy. The bathroom was very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

From check in to check out amazing !!!flawless !!!I loved everything about this hote!!!l they do it so well I will most definitely be back if in Paris ! The staff were so professional and very attentive it was such a pleasure 2 stay there!!!

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From the majestic Louvre to the regal Palais-Royal, this neighborhood oozes luxury. The grand arches along Rue de Rivoli are shadowed by mosaics in front of decorated vitrines and hotels. Place Vendôme is lined with the world’s best jewelers and their glittering window displays. Every other establishment has someone to open the door for you or park your car. You can spend hours gazing at its haute couture shops or lingering over a meal at any of its chic eateries. After all that indulgence, the Tuileries gardens provide stately respite, while theaters compete for your applause. It's a neighborhood that draws admirers from around the world, all attracted to the luxe life in Paris.

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