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BEST WESTERN Grand Hotel de l'Univers

3.0 of 5 6 Rue Gregoire de Tours | 6th Arr., 75006 Paris, France
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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37 reviews 37 reviews
29 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I cannot compliment this hotel enough. Rooms have the cutest Parisian typical decor and face a square where live jazz is played almost every night. Great large bathroom with a tub. Big windows. Absolutely perfect location. I've stayed in three different 5-star hotels in Paris and strongly believe that rooms L'Univers have the same exact standard of comfort, quality and... More 

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Kincardine, Canada
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62 reviews 62 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We stayed 5 nights in this hotel and I give it top marks for location an service. The concierge made several great recommendatins for supper and was very helpful. There is a good shuttle available to the airport for 19E/person. This is in such a good spot, that we didn't even use the metro (it is between Odeon and Mabillon)... More 

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Arlington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Friendly unobtrusive staff, clean rooms, great neighborhood. Their internet provider is really annoying so I don't recommend it for working online from the room all day (the lack of desk is a problem for that too) but it's such a lovely neighborhood, no need to hang out in the room much anyway. The ice cream place at the corner is... More 

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Verona, Italy
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I spent here just one night. The hotel is conveniently located just a few steps away from the metro station and church of St Michael. The street is quite enough and in the area you can find a wide range of restaurants and pub. The reception is pretty wide and also my room was comfortable

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

A real taste of Paris! On the corner is a beautiful florist and down the street is a bevy of cafes, pastry shops, etc. The hotel is clean and comfortable.... some might consider rooms small but this is Paris.......easy walking distance from most points of interest. Wallcovering in the room needs updating. Overall great location and great value.

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Athens, Greece
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Helpful staff and clean & pleasantly decorated rooms (though very basic). Spot on location with good connection to most parts of the city. Free wi-fi available. The bathroom is in urgent need of renovation. The breakfast room is at the basement and is extremely depressing. I wouldn't recommend to anyone to start their day in Paris there.

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Verona, Italy
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I spent one night at this Best Western hotel. It is conveniently located in the hearth of St Germain; just a few steps away from the metro station; and Notre Dame. Located in a pretty quiet street you'll be welcomed by a polite staff and will also enjoy the charming reception. The room was large enough and pretty well decorated.... More 

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

A night in Paris! Oh, what a night...and the Grand Hotel L'Univers made it all the better. Situated in Saint Germain, the location is near great cafes, pubs and designer shops. From the early check-in (at no extra charge), to the helpful managers who gave great advise on places to visit on such a short stay, this hotel may be... More 

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Mississauga Ontario Canada
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29 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The location was superb for visiting the sites of Paris. Rooms were small, as is the norm in Paris, but well-equipped with safe and mini fridge. We had the breakfast one morning, and it was prettgood, except for the runny eggs.. The neighbourhood (St Germaine), is great - lots of small shops, restaurants, bakeries, we are one night at chez... More 

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Address: 6 Rue Gregoire de Tours | 6th Arr., 75006 Paris, France
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Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Luxembourg , Saint Germain Des Prés
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Grand Hotel de l'Univers 3*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Best Western Paris
Paris Best Western
Hotel Style:
#431 Family Hotel in Paris
#530 Romantic Hotel in Paris

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