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Hotel Excelsior Latin

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   20 rue Cujas | Luxembourg, 75005 Paris, France (Sorbonne)
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Ranked #379 of 1,793 Hotels in Paris
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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80 reviews 80 reviews
16 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is in the heart of the latin quarter, a short walk from the Luxembourg Gardens and a easy walk to The Seine, Notre Dame ,The Pantheon, The Louvre and many other main tourist sights , you can also catch the Metro which is 5 minutes from the hotel to anywhere else you want to visit. We had a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

When booking, I tried to get a triple comfort but they only had triple classic. Was disappointed with everything about the room except the size. Outside of the fact that this was one of the largest rooms I stayed anywhere in Europe, the bathroom was not in the best shape. The tub was like an oversized bucket, very weird. Had... More 

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Trieste, Italy
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is in the heart of the 5th arrondissement, between the Sorbonne and the Pantheon, not far from the Seine and Notre Dame, and very close to Luxembourg gardens. The walk from the hotel to the heart of the rive gauche is pleasant. Inside, the two-star hotel would look like a boutique hotel, but this is only a little... More 

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Louhans, France
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is very well situated just next to the Garden Luxembourg, the Sorbonne university and the Pantheon in the Quartier Latin, but the not so touristy part of it. The place is yet nice and quiet, the rooms are small but a bit bigger than normal in Paris in this price range, the staff was mostly on the phone... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Small and cozy hotel. Very central and with a great neighbourhood. The nearby Jardin de Luxembourg is absolutely amazing and a great place to kick back...Small rooms, but clean and fresh. Positive and welcoming staff. Totally fine for a couple of nights, but would have been to small for more..

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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65 reviews 65 reviews
26 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed there for 3 days and got a full Paris experience thanks to it amazing location. The hotel is really next to Jardin du Luxembourg and Metro Line 2(RER), which can take you to and from the airport without switching lines. You can walk to Notre Dame Cathedral within a few minutes. The hotel is very parisian and my room... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here last week and though we had booked it and made a special request almost 2 months ago, got one of the tiniest rooms we ever stayed anywhere..The receptionist during our check in was a bit uptight, not sure if that is the general Parisian attitude that we got in many places or language issues..We dint however worry... More 

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Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a frequent traveller i always go to this very simpatic hotel with perfect location,close to everything,the personal at the reception couldn´t be better with special attention to Rhida and recently Agda,and all the rest they are always ready to help you,even if you are not at the renew part of the hotel,the rooms are clean and the shets are... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With my wife we stayed there for 6 nights. Everything was as expected and scheduled. Room was confortable and very clean. Thje staff's attention was remarkable. The location is great: 2 blocks from Luxemburg gardens and metro station, 8 blocks from NotreDame, and Soborne place just arround the corner. The neiborhood (latin Quartier) is plenty of restaurants and pubs, with... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

as many have mentioned, the location of hotel excelsior is absolutely tops but the staff and the rooms are what make it truly excellent. our triple room was incredibly spacious (which is even more impressive considering it's paris!), beautifully designed and very comfortable. we didn't take the breakfast option as there are too many great dining options in the area.... More 

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Address: 20 rue Cujas | Luxembourg, 75005 Paris, France
Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Sorbonne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Excelsior Latin 2*
Number of rooms: 66
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#164 Family Hotel in Paris
#382 Business Hotel in Paris
#581 Romantic Hotel in Paris

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The Latin Quarter bursts with intellectual life, architectural splendor and ongoing merriment. The small streets are filled with classical buildings, student bars and lively eateries while the squares are dominated by historic monuments. The area is defined by the 800-year-old Sorbonne University, where Latin once prevailed, and is famous for the Pantheon which celebrates the great men and women of France. During the day students rush from classes to the library and intellectuals people watch from the terraced cafés. As night time falls the surrounding establishments fill up and the merriment really begins. The liveliest parts are around Rue Mouffetard, lined with crêperies and international street food eateries, and Place de la Contrescarpe characterised by terraced brasseries, this neighborhood provides real nourishment for the mind, belly, and soul.