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Hotel Kensington

79, Avenue de la Bourdonnais | 07 Arr., 75007 Paris, France
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Ranked #58 of 134 Paris B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location is quite unbelieveble, near the Eiffel tower and also subway; you can find small food markets and many restaurants nearby. However, it is a quite old hotel, very small rooms, old decoration and very small elevator. But, if you are looking for location and not so much space and comfort, it will be a good selection.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Great Location , you get what you pay for in "París standar" rude Service ...... Wifi only work in the first floor ....little tiny rooms ,good location for public transport or if you want to stay close to tower , but service not very good

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Nice hotel near Eiffel Tower and Trocadero, walking distance. The people at front desk are nice and helpfull. Yo have a Hop on Hop of bus station at less than two blocks and bike rentals near by. Will recomend it.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We chose this Hotel as we were visiting friends who live in a tiny flat on the same street. The reception staff unkempt and rude, most unhelpful. We booked a twin but the 2 beds were together and we had to move the beds ourselves.. the blankets were worn the towels of very poor quality. The breakfast service was cramped... More 

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Vacaville, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

So, I was in Paris for 24 hrs, with plans of not sleeping. However, things died down Monday night, so I decided to get a hotel. While I passed several decent places, I settled on this place for 110 Euro/night. While it is a basic room, it's location is fantastic as it is minutes away from the Eiffel Tower. Also,... More 

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36 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Warm welcome, but a basic hotel. Got a good price just walking in off the street and rooms were very clean and comfortable, ideal for the major touristy bits. Tried other hotels in the area and this was the best price by far, lovely restaurant / bar a few doors away. Would revisit

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Location - its perfect, very few steps away from Eiffel tower, alot of restaurants and coffeeshops outside. Very safe area. Near metro station as well and near Big Bus tour stop. Service - you have to leave the key whenever you leave the hotel :) reception is very helpful. Food - Breakfast is not inclusive of the rate so i... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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53 reviews 53 reviews
26 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This little 2-star hotel is conveniently located very near the Eiffel tower, in the 7th district, one of Paris' gratest neighborhoods. It is reasonably tidy, although rooms are tiny. Wi-fi works only at the reception and do not expect to watch anythign else than French TV. Rooms/bathrooms are tiny, but I guess this is what you get for approx 140... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

The hotel is in the shadow of the Eiffel Tower. Make to ask for a room with a view of the tower. We watched the twinkling tower lights from our window. The rooms are the typically small size we have experienced in other Paris hotels. The bathroom was large and everything was clean, the stairs are a bit daunting to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

This is the worst hotel I have ever stayed in. Immediately upon check in I was having second thoughts. The staff are rude and demanding. The room was the size of a closet with the furniture and fittings very very old. I should mention that I paid extra to have a larger room. The shower did not drain and made... More 

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With the Eiffel Tower at its core, the Invalides area of Paris is guaranteed to impress. Golden towers and Baron Haussmann's urban vision meet military precision, stretching avenues, and luscious lawns. The area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon, the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants and at the weekend markets, families, diplomats, and politicians brush shoulders with the tourists who come to see this postcard-perfect area for themselves.

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