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4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1 Place Sorbonne, 75005 Paris, France (Sorbonne)
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Ranked #393 of 1,794 hotels in Paris
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights in July. Hotel was lovely, cool decor, friendly and welcoming staff and although our room was a bit small it had everything we needed for our short break - the air con was especially welcome as we arrived during a heatwave! Would book this hotel again.

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London, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Was put up here by work and, having never heard of the hotel despite many previous trips to Paris, was not expecting much, but was very pleasantly surprised. Fabulously located on (the Sorbonne corner of) the very pretty and lovely Place Sorbonne - and thus an easy walk to so much of the tourist sites etc - the hotel is... More

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Pierre, South Dakota
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52 reviews 52 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great location close to lots of things including Notre Dame and the Seine. small rooms but next to a small plaza by the University. several restaurants and stores near by. Just blocks from RER station. Staff was very friendly and accommodating. Skip the overpriced breakfast. a couple blocks away is a street with dozens of restaurants, very competitive. grocery stores... More

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Cortlandt Manor, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was a great hotel choice for us - my teenage daughter and I were traveling together. The location was safe and close to everything we needed, including the metro, monuments, and great restaurants. It is right at the gates of the Sorbonne and only a short walk to Notre Dame, the Luxembourg Gardens, the Cluny Museum, the Pantheon, and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would ignore the negative ratings of this hotel - the rooms are small (normal in Europe) but the beds are comfortable, staff helpful when asked, rooms are clean, and the a/c is cold. The location cannot be beat - many things are within walking distance, Notre Dame, Louvre, and even some good cafe's. Metro Stations are also close. Negatives... More

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Clarion, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this hotel via Expedia and picked it for the price I got and for its top-notch location. Who can beat Place de la Sorbonne in Paris?... I was generally very pleased with this hotel. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. The room was not very big, but it was made very clear on Expedia that it was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are booking a large group at this hotel and I had to email directly for some room requests. LAURE was exceptional. Each email was answered promptly and courteously. I am looking forward to the stay and will update this upon completion.

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Brisbane, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location, so close to everything, very clean and staff friendly and professional. Place de la Sorbonne offers a fantastic outlook for the hotel. Easy to walk to Luxembourg gardens and to river and all the attractions. Rooms small but to be expected in an inner city hotel. Would definitely stay again. Good value for money.

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice hotel in a perfect Paris location. Staff is professional, friendly and attentive. The wifi is spotty; computers, smartphones and tablets connect but dropout consistently unless you are in the lobby. A few other amenities would that might be considered are small in-room refrigerators and the availability of ice.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beware, if you like your showers you may want to rethink this selection. It was a tub with a hand held shower head. I had to sit on the floor of the tub and hold the shower head while trying to soap up. When I asked downstairs about the shower I was told this was the typical French shower (my... More

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Address: 1 Place Sorbonne, 75005 Paris, France
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Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Sorbonne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Select Hotel 4*
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#190 Luxury Hotel in Paris #235 Business Hotel in Paris #332 Family Hotel in Paris #354 Romantic Hotel in Paris
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