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Castex Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5, rue Castex | 4th Arr., 75004 Paris, France (Hôtel-de-Ville)
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Ranked #592 of 1,793 hotels in Paris
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 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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Columbus, Ohio
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26 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I recently stayed at this property for the second time, first time was a few years back. The things I liked held true again: it's a good location with access to numerous metro lines, clean, and has friendly and helpful staff. This time I had a room in the back versus the street, definitely much quieter. Best of all, front... More

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Montreux, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice hotel. Very friendly staff. Room fine but small. Issue with noise from stair and lift. Good location. Deco is a bit old style would be nicher with out the heavy browns and wrought iron headboard. Clean.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small, but nice rooms. Great location near Bastille where you find buses and Metro station. Also lots of restaurants and I can really recommend Brasserie Bofinger, who is just around the block. The staff was very friendly, helping out with taxi, how to travel to places we wanted to visit.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We stayed in Castex hotel lately for 4 nights. Great location , Bastille metro station nearby, lots of nice restaurants and shops in the area. Our room was located on the ground floor on the courtyard next to small private garden. The room was clean with a big bathroom. No carpet so I reccomend you to take slippers with you.... More

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

The location of this hotel is superb, being only a couple of blocks from the Bastille Metro station. There are many restaurants in the area. The hotel itself was very clean and well cared for. Our room was off a courtyard in the back, very quiet and private. Bathroom was quite large for European standards. All the staff were extremely... More

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Hiccup with the booked room, not the hotel's fault, and the staff were very quick to offer a solution. Very helpful and friendly. Handy location, easy to get around and close to the Metro. Would stay again.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

The perfect location for visiting Le Marais. Located a few steps away from the Place de Bastille. Wonderful breakfast spread to start the day. Rooms are smaller (to be expected) but very clean with a modern bathroom. Provided a free bottle of wine which was excellent. Friendly staff. I definitely recommend and would stay again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

I have been staying at Castex occasionally for maybe ten years, roughly since the renovation that moved it from two to three stars. Was there again earlier this week. I really like the location. Decent restaurants at reasonable prices around. Good stores, in a lively neighborhood they's easily accessible. Simple hotel, rooms are small but at least these in the... More

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AllAmericanGirlv1
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22 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

This hotel isn't anything fancy at all, but it is charming. The receptionists are hospitable, and the location is great. The breakfast served in the basement is basic but a good option if you're on the run. The beds are a little hard, but I would certainly return.

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London, United Kingdom
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Close to the clubs and bars of the Bastille. They let you put your bikes in the courtyard. Breakfast is an expensive 11 euros each. But you get a free bottle of red wine in the room. The bedroom was small, but that's Paris. Free internet and computer in reception area is useful. This hotel does exactly what it says... More

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Also Known As:
Castex Hotel Paris
Address: 5, rue Castex | 4th Arr., 75004 Paris, France
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Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Hôtel-de-Ville
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
#525 Family Hotel in Paris
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Castex Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This three star hotel is located right in the heart of the Marais. With its Louis XIII furniture and style, it has retained its 17th century character, the golden age of this district.Charm and originality blend with elegance, thanks to a subtle mix of wood panelling and wrought iron.Your stay in our hotel is sure to be a marvellous experience, because we know that when you travel, you hope to feel like you’re at home, if not even better. ... more   less 
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