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Hotel Helder Opera

#1,272 of 1,793 Hotels in Paris
4, rue du Helder | 09 Arr., 75009 Paris, France
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is little but it's very comfortable and clean, they change bed clothes and towels every day and you don't have to ask for it. The room I stayed in was little but with a lot of light. The location of the hotel is great because it's two minutes walking from the Opera metro station.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 via mobile

Hotel is very good to sleep over. Helpful and polite staff. Close to everything and near Metro. Don't expect too much but when you open french window and see small pastry shop across the street you will know you are in Paris!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Run by the parisian Basil Faulty, we were treated with insolence from the time we arrived. When we asked if it was possible to give the members of our group with babies priority they just tutted and then made them wait 3 hours before giving them their room which turned out to be too small to fit a baby cot... More 

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Angel M, Directeur général at Hotel Helder Opera, responded to this review

Dear Sir, We are very sorry to receive this incredible review 1 year after your stay ! Could you send us the invoice corresponding at your stay in our hotel in April 2014. We didn't find you in our guest list. Thank you for your answer and your cooperation. Dear partner Tripadvisor, Could you please supervising the reply & the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Stayed in a small double room and it was perfect - enough room for both of us, comfortable bed and very clean. The breakfast was 10/10 with a fresh selection of food and drinks. Staff were absolutely lovely and helpful. Definitely would 100% recommend and will be staying again next time in Paris!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The 9th arrondissement (around Opera) is tres chic a Paris. So if location is paramount, close to the best shopping districts and central Paris you wont find spacious rooms on a budget. I thought Hotel Helder Opera was a good compromise, clean and working, it looked threadbare and in need of a redecoration. But I was there only 2 nights... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

Arrived and was greeted by the friendly staff. Absolutely loved the room. Little small but everything functioned. Beds were confortable and so clean. I didnt plan to stay in the hotel the whole day so it didnt bother me that it was small. I came to see Paris and I didnt need a spacious or fancy room. Tea and coffee... More 

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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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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

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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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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