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Hotel Helder Opera

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4, rue du Helder | 09 Arr., 75009 Paris, France (Opéra)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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N. Ireland
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Starting with the positive - this was a great location for all the tourist attractions but that is the only good thing. The hotel did not look like the rooms advertised. I found them small, cramped, DIRTY and way over price. I could not even walk around the bed, the carpet was so bad and it had lots of stains... More

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Cumbuco, CE
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

The hotel's got an amazing location. Shops, restaurants and everything you need/want in walking distance. However, the hotel doesn't look like the picture represent. The hotel is outdated. The quality of the beds are bad, the space in the room is extremely small en overall it just feels dirty. I definitely wound't go back to this hotel and there are... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013 via mobile

This hotel was in a great position but the overall decor was very poor. The room smelt very musty like it had been flooded The bathroom was very small with a bad odour coming from the drains The hotel staff were very helpful But I would not stay there again.

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São Paulo, SP
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

We chose this hotel in order to stay near The Opera but it was a big mistake. It is really a hotel close to everything, but the rooms and bathroom are very , very tiny and old. There is no comfort to stay more than the sleep time. To make matters worse, during our visit, despite having asked for a... More

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Dyer, Indiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

Where to start? Dirty carpet, peeling paint, holes in the wall, mold in the bathroom, threadbare carpet on the stairs - I could go on and on, but you get the picture... Don't be fooled by their website. You would think this is a beautiful hotel in the heart of the opera district. You would be right about the location... More

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Albania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

This hotel is one of the small enterprises for budget visitors. It is small and they even not have the usual entrance space. I spend there one night only being caught by problems with another hotel. I was nicely placed in the clean room with full functioning equipment. It was what I was there for.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

Do not stay at this hotel! This is the type of hotel where I did not want to take off my shoes. I couldn't tell whether the carpet was gray or brown. Other than location, this hotel should be avoided even at 90 euros a night. The room is dark and dingy,despite facing the front of the hotel with French... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

Located close to L'Opera, Hotel Helder provided a convenient stay for a business overnight stopover in Paris. 5-stars it is not but somehow they shoehorned 22 rooms into 6 floors into this little side street hotel. We stayed on the 6th floor which is in the roof, served by a lift. The room configuration was unusual, being constrained by the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

The hotel has No Lobby at all and no place for 4 persons to stand together to talk. The rooms are NOTHING LIKE THE WEBSITE. They are not clean and are very old. The bathrooms are not like the ones in the photos on the website, they are extremely small, not that clean and some of them had the toilet... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

STAY AWAY from this dirty hotel, it's full of MOUSE, unhealthy/unsanitary. During my one week stay in this hotel, I've seen many times lots of mouse everywhere in the hotel: rooms, bathroom, corridors. Also, I've seen lots of tourists who had left the hotel quickly after one day stay, as, they've seen MOUSES in their room. The hotel is very... More

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Also Known As:
Helder Opera Hotel
Address: 4, rue du Helder | 09 Arr., 75009 Paris, France
Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Opéra
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service
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Ranked #1,407 of 1,793 hotels in Paris
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Helder Opera 3*
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