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Bvj Paris Louvre

20 Rue Jean-Jacques Rousseau | 1st Arr., 75001 Paris, France (Louvre / Place Vendôme)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Extremly well located, near mayor city landmarks. I would just tell them to make a key of the room for each guest as it is now a 1 key per bedroom which isnt very safe, although i didnt have any problems because i was in a two person room and the other bed was empty

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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This was my first trip abroad and as a young traveler I was worried about safety and location. The location was absolutely amazing and I never felt unsafe once here. located just minutes away from the louvre and close to metro routes. Just as you would expect from a hostel it was not "luxurious" by any means but the service... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

It is really well located. Staff is kind, attentious, helpfull. The breakfast came in a good amount. Bjv paris hostel is near the louvre, siene river, pompedou museum etc...It would be even better if there were toilet paper, however, it was clean and there were employees taking care. The room was a loft. It looked alternative. Nice work! Have a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Definitely, this hotel has the best location in Paris, a few blocks from the Louvre. The service of the staff is also excellent. It's a bit old and the Internet is paid out, but the location makes up for everything.

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Beirut, Lebanon
2 reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Very central, open 24 hrs, easy check-in procedure. I had no problem finding it at night, and the staff was very friendly. Internet was not included in the price, and my purchased internet only worked in the lobby.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This nice hostel is really well located, a few blocks from Rue du Louvre. Bedrooms are clean, people is friendly and you can leave your luggage at reception once you check out. The wifi service is free but only in the common area at the first floor.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

this hostel is bare bones really, with simple beds and a good breakfast with little atmosphere, but for a budget hostel its great, no problem with booking even after reading reviews on guest having no where to go, me and my friend had no problem, we stayed in a private for 4 nights and a group for 2, they only... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

The staff was kind but waking up with bites all over my side and arm was the worst. I itched all the time and hated going back to this hostel every evening. Also the showers were gross and should have been cleaned but WERENT in the 8 days I stayed there. I don't recommend this place.

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Waco, Texas
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

It is indeed bare-bones, but we are used to it. We have retreats in preparations for each year in similar, rustic accommodations. We travel as an ensemble (choir) mulptile times, each year, both in the US and abroad. We were in Paris recording the Durufle Requiem, in Durufle's home church. Within the first night students began being bitten by bed... More

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Waco, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

My bed and the bed of 10 other friends in different rooms all had bed bugs! My friend who slept in the bunk below me had bug bites all over his back. I had a lot too. Very uncomfortable. There was a lot of street noise and noise from party goers at night. Breakfast was fine, though.

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Address: 20 Rue Jean-Jacques Rousseau | 1st Arr., 75001 Paris, France
Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Louvre / Place Vendôme
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Founded in 1948, the first Youth Hostel of Paris open 24H, located in the hurt of the historical Paris, 200mt from the Louvre Museum, and King Garden. You can reach any point of Paris in less then 20 min, enjoy our stay in rooms from 2 to 8/10 beds, shower and toilets on the floor and a free no limit breakfast with tea, coffee, chocolate, 3 breads, 8 jams, 2 different orange juice, 2 types of cereals, yogurt. ... more   less 
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