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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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    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff were very friendly and helpful. The hotel was clean and fresh and wonderful location. The rooms were spacious and comfortable and smart,. The pool was great. I cannot fault this place and I will stay here again.

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Tokyo, Japan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed 5 nights and I made a conclusion that it is not a four star hotel. Only positive aspect is that the location is good as it is near the metro station and only a few minute walk away from the shopping area. The toilet and bathtub/shower booth are separate, which is good, but there was no towel hanger... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

stayed here with my granny for 5nights and everything was amazing, massive room and really clean. the room was quiet and we had peaceful sleeps everynight. we were very central and the staff were so friendly and helpful with anything we needed. will return if in paris again

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Thun, Switzerland
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A perfect place to go discovering Paris. Close to all the fashionable boutiques of Paris and near place vendome too. Besides you just can stay in the hotel and relax for a very nice evening between the spa and some coktails. Room is very OK and confortable.

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Hobart, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I chose the 'solo traveller' offer for 190 euro/night. I got a ticket to le Louvre and a river Seine cruise with glass of champagne included. My room was quaint, and a good size. It was on the first floor. Unfortunately there was no aircon/fan and to open the window would bring in a cloud of stale cigarette smoke, extinguishing... More 

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

Dear HonestCritique7000, Thank your for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. We sincerely do apologize for the lack of fresh air in the first room you had. We understand how uncomfortable this was with the heat wave in Paris and are very glad to know you could finally enjoy the second room we gave you. We continuously pay a special... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here in late June and had a marvelous stay. The location across from the Jardins des Tuilleries and minutes from the Louvre is ideal. Our room was nice and spacious and was U shaped which allowed for a bedroom area and a seating area. The buffet breakfast is delightful with a great array of choices. Nice to also have... More 

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

Dear Shawn F, Thank you for such a nice feedback on Trip Advisor. We are pleased that you fully enjoyed the layout of your room, the quality of our buffet breakfast, our nice courtyard and especially the professionalism of Francesco. We have shared your review with him and he was very touched and grateful of such a nice compliment. We... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, close to everything. Metro is across the road and is easy to use. The Tulieres is across the road. The rate online was good when booked in advance but "walk in rate" is too high. The WIFI didn't work for first 24hrs but then was ok. The air conditioning was broken but portable aircon was provided. Didn't use... More 

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

Dear OZtravellerAust, Thank you so much for sharing your experience on trip advisor. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Saint James Albany and especially our great location and our concierge professionalism. We have read you review to him and he was very touched of it. It is true that our wifi provider had a national problem during... More 

birmingham, al
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travel all over Europe for work so I understand that the standard of European hotels is different to that in the USA and the charm and beauty of the city or country ames up for the little quirks that come with EU lodging. HOWEVER, nothing could persuade me to leave a good review of this hotel. While the concierge... More 

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

Dear ginnycau, We thank you for sharing your experience on tripadvisor and want to deeply do apologize for the inconvenience you had. Our wifi provider had a national problem the first day of your stay and fixed it only in the morning of the second day. We understand your disappointment and can easily imagine how embarrassing this could be for... More 

San Francisco, California
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14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband & I just stayed at this hotel for 4 nights very recently. I must say that the hotel was great for our needs! We got there by taking the RER and the metro (we even had lots to carry!) My husband was so happy to see that it was right across from the Tuillerie metro line and the... More 

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sydney
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had nice loft room with view of the very Parisian courtyard which we liked. The rooms could do with renovation but still thought it was a nice space. The concierge staff are outstanding! So helpful and friendly. Housekeeping also great. We liked the central location with access to all main sites and easy access to metro taxis etc. The hotel... More 

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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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