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Hotel Esmeralda

4 rue St-Julien-le-Pauvre, 75005 Paris, France
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Northport, Alabama, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a romantic and charming place for a young couple to stay their first time in Paris! We were on a budget, and while we did sacrifice amenities, we didn't sacrifice comfort. Our bed was warm, made daily, bathroom was spacious enough and clean, nothing fancy but definitely enough for our trip. It's really a memorable hotel. The building... More

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Coatesville, Pennsylvania
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will find this budget hotel listed in almost every guide book on Paris. After reading TripAdvisor reviews , we booked rooms four months in advance for this popular hotel. It was everything we expected it to be- almost 90 steps to the fourth floor, small rooms, spotless clean comfortable beds, and a friendly ,helpful front desk. The park next... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

If you are on budget and you want a place just for sleep... having a shower and with easy access to the touristic spots then that's the place to go .....if you want to use the Wi-Fi you have to stay in the reception because there is no signal upstairs were the rooms are.I was frustrated because in their site... More

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Coral Gables, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I am almost tempted to keep this secret to myself. I stayed at Hotel Esmeralda three nights last week and had a wonderful travel experience. Hotel Esmeralda has a privileged location in the 5th Arrondissement, and across the way from the Cathedral of Notre-Dame. It is also very close walking distance to Boulevard St. Germaine and the Saint-Germain-des-Prés quarter. Metro/RER... More

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Barcelona, Spain
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

As far as location goes, Esmeralda is hard to beat! It is very much in the center of Paris, St Michel area, walking distance to 101 attractions. My room was pretty roomy for what I paid, but naturally quite basic in amenities to compensate. Still, I got a clean bed, quiet and a shower, so no complaints. Staff at reception... More

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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is the 2nd time I have stayed here, but about 15 years apart. It is a quirky olde worlde hotel with creaky floors, skinny hallways & doorways & gordily decorated rooms - but I love it! The location is fantastic & even though we are only 1 flight up this time (last time i was on the top floor-... More

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Paris, France
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I'm a young Australian travelling around Europe, and I arrived in Paris to some pretty shocking accommodation on my first night. Luckily I found Hotel Esmeralda- life saver! I literally just walked in, asked for a room for a few days and they just handed me the keys and sent me up. The staff are easygoing and helpful, and the... More

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Oslo, Norway
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We took a weekend break here in February 2014. Room was cold, no hot water. Got some blankets from reception who also sorted out the hot water problem. Charming hotel with views of Notre Dame from the windows. Excellent location. A hidden gem.

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Sacramento, California
19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I read all the reviews of Hotel Esmeralda, made my reservation, confirmed, re-confirmed, and worried if I had made the right decision. I am happy to report that I did make the right decision. We stayed in the family room (room 19) on the top floor, for 2 nights, and had space for all 4 of us. After staying at... More

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Carlsbad, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I had the chance to stay here with my girlfriend over the Winter holiday in December of 2012. It had been recommended by my girlfriend's father. For starters, this place is in the Center of all the action, and could not be more ideally situated in the Latin Quarter, close to a lot of good cafes and restaurants. From your... More

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Address: 4 rue St-Julien-le-Pauvre, 75005 Paris, France
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Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Panthéon , Sorbonne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 16
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