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Hotel Crayon by Elegancia

#181 of 1,773 Hotels in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
3.0 of 5
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25 rue du Bouloi | 1st Arr., 75001 Paris, France
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Ranked #181 of 1,773 Hotels in Paris
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Oslo, Norway
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location is perfect hidden in a quiet street, next to both metro, RER and busses. Instead of minibars, there´s a ¨honest bar¨ in the lobby, a great concept, where you just write down what you take. The most positive thing about this hotel is without a doubt the staff. They were so friendly and helpful, and made my stay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel when me and my best friend came to Paris the first time. The Location is amazing, it's close to a lot of attractions, ex.louvre, pont des art bridge. The staff are very friendly and room is very clean. I will definitely recommend the hotel and stay here again next time in Paris.

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Manila, Philippines
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24 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed 2 nights during our Europe trip. The hotel is ideally located for tourists. Walking distance to the RER so you can go straight to the airport for just 9EUR. The Louvre is 5min on foot. The rooms are very nicely decorated. Good bath, fast internet. Small downside. The beds are fairly small (as the rooms... More 

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DirectionCrayon, Directeur Adjoint at Hotel Crayon by Elegancia, responded to this review

Dear HuskyMNL, Thank you so much for your nice review; we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us at Hotel Crayon; you are right ,we are lucky with the Hotel location...right in the center of Paris, direct access with the train to both airports, and of course being near the Louvre Museum... our guests really appreciate that, most of... More 

West Des Moines, Iowa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff at Hotel Crayon was very friendly and helpful. The room were just right and the decor was fantastic! We were located central to everything so could walk everywhere with ease. They even arranged a private car to take us to the train station upon leaving. Would definitely stay again.

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DirectionCrayon, Adjoint de Direction at Hotel Crayon by Elegancia, responded to this review

Dear Meghan L. Thank you for writing your review on our Tripadvisor page. Hotel Crayon is always a surprise from the moment you walk in the door, Le Crayon doesn't look like a Hotel, more like an artist appartment. We are glad you enjoyed our concept. All our rooms are different, with different colors, different furnitures. Maybe as you did,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is adorable. It's colorful and the honest bar in the lobby is such a good concept and a perfect way to treat yourself and feel good about being honest! The locations as perfect for shopping, cafes, and RIGHT BY THE LOUVRE! The rooms are tiny so don't expect much but the windows in the room are large and... More 

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DirectionCrayon, Adjoint de Direction at Hotel Crayon by Elegancia, responded to this review

Dear Martha M. Thank you for sharing your comments on tripadvisor. We are happy that you enjoyed the concept of the honesty bar, it is really a good way to feel like at home. It is a big privilege for us to be near the Louvre Museum, less than 5 minutes walking distance also close to so many shops between... More 

Fox Lake, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about my stay at the Hotel Crayon was great. I arrived early before check-in time, and was able to get into my room several hours beforehand, which was a welcome surprise. The convenient location made the small amount of time it took for my room to be prepared a negligible issue. I was given WiFi access for the hotel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel is nearby the Museé du Louvre and has a restaurant/bar in the corner of the street with really good food, beer, and service. Hotel is small but cozy, staff is very helpful and cordial, specially Loic, Manon and Myke. They really made our stay very pleasant. Bed is very comfortable and the room decoration is very unique. No airport... More 

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Philadelphia
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7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

I arrived in Paris the morning of Thursday, April 9th for a 5 night stay. When I arrived to the hotel at 9am I was advised that check in was at 3pm however they could have a room ready for me by noon. That was much appreciated after an overnight flight from the states. Every single person that worked at... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This was my first visit to Paris and the it couldn't have been any better! I can only echo what many people have said before, the location of this hotel is superb. The Louvre one block away, Place de la Concorde and the Champs-Élysées a short stroll away. There is an abundance of cafes, bistros and restuarants close by too.... More 

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DirectionCrayon, Directrice at Hotel Crayon by Elegancia, responded to this review

Dear Ian C, MERCI for your nice comment! We are all delighted to read your review, and to see that you have spent an amazing time at the Crayon. This particular home feel "decor" in the heart of Paris is litteraly uncommon and will make you feel comfortable and cosy. Rest assured, you will also be able to have this... More 

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This hotel is in a great location....steps away from very good restaurants and a few blocks from major sights of interest. The room was typical Paris size, but was very clean and the staff were awesome, could not ask for a more helpful and accommodating group. Would highly recommend staying here.

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DirectionCrayon, Directrice at Hotel Crayon by Elegancia, responded to this review

Bonjour from Paris Dvp35! A huge thanks for recommending the Crayon Hotel to other TripAdvisor readers... I like that you especially mention our amazing staff members. All the team is actually super pride to work at the Crayon or at the Crayon Rouge. We all work in this nice environment with a smile! We hope to see you soon at... More 

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