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Hotel Louvre Richelieu

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   51 Rue de Richelieu, 75001 Paris, France (Louvre / Place Vendôme)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

A work colleague and I stayed in two rooms for one night, having selected the hotel because of its proximity to our business meeting. Location, on a quiet street with easy access to the Rue de Rivoli one way and the Opera area the other, is excellent. Entrance to the hotel up steep stairs and the reception area caused us... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

3 adults stayed in one of the standard triple rooms for 3 nights stay in Paris. Room was clean and not too small. Sheets and towels all fresh and nice to use. Staff all spoke English and were pleasant to deal with. Hotel is in a good location for sightseeing and we all felt safe. Would stay again if visiting... More 

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Ok, where should i start.... Overall i'd say the hotel is very ok to stay for a weekend or a short trip in this great city. The position of this hotel is actually perfect as you are very close to al the hot spots and also some metro stations. The staff is friendly and helpful. They will answer every question... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Very decent and clean place near to Louvre . Staff are friendly and helpful. Great place for family stay and convenient place to explore Paris . Many restaurants near the hotel . I would love to stay again in this hotel and recommended to friends .

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Melbourne, Australia
20 reviews 20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Central, secure, clean, soundproof, good heating/cooling. Perfect central base to explore the sights and sounds of Paris. Staff friendly and helpful. Built in the 1500s, so be prepared for stairs (no lifts), but staff happy to help you with your bags if you ask. Staff speak English to varying degrees, but all have enough to get by (as we had... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Door is not secure with only a push button lock. Comes equip with faulty lights and dripping shower. Room condition is not even worthy of a single star. Main corridor light can be off by anybody while you are climbing the narrow and steep stairs.

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Most dishonest guest we ever had. It is so easy to make critics and to post biased pictures, like the one of the 'faulty light' for instance: the ecological bulbs that we had in this room need a few seconds to turn on and give their full light. The picture of the 'faulty light' was certainly taken 1 second after... More 

New York City, New York
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

The hotel started out promising, but went downhill over our 5 day stay. There are very narrow winding stairs to get up to the rooms. The room itself seemed good but the showers were really awkward and splashed water into the bathroom. I think security wise at night it could also feel safer. After midnight there is no one in... More 

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Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

I was in Paris for one night only and this hotel really could not have been better. I came across it purely by chance whilst browsing hotels and I will definitely be back.The location is fantastic as a base and an ideal starting point for this beautiful city, particularly if you enjoy walking as much I do! My room on... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

As the hotel we normally stay in has had an upgrade I decided to find somewhere less expensive in the same area, after a lot of reseach I found Louvre Richelieu, although we could have booked a 4 star for the same price through Eurostar I just really liked the look of it and the location. We were not disappointed,... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

We booked this room because it was recently remodeled, only allowed non-smokers and because of it's location. We were not disappointed. The staff was great (spoke very good English-my French is not so great). The family room was perfect for 2 adults and 1 child (3 beds). The room was small (not tiny) but we did not go to Paris... More 

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Address: 51 Rue de Richelieu, 75001 Paris, France
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Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Louvre / Place Vendôme
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Louvre Richelieu 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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