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Hotel du Lion

#502 of 1,773 Hotels in Paris
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1 avenue du General Leclerc | 14th Arr., 75014 Paris, France
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had an excellent time here with the lads always nice to stay with the staff being so polite and helpful the rooms are just right for Paris and not too expensive excellent views would stay here again with everything being accessible without too much hassle

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location, close to all the hop on hop off buses and boat. Louvre, Notre Dame were walking distance. Good restaurants and shops with in easy reach. Staff speak English and very helpful. We had a Junior Suite, which apart from the Super King bed taking up all the alcove, it was very roomy and what we wanted for five... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Location was perfect in and out of Paris. No need to drag your luggage onto the streets of Paris since it is right next door to Denfert Rochereau. We stayed for three days and all our dinner were around the area which had great selection and variety. Thou coming in to reception is a bit tricky with a flight of... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Hotel du Lion: very good position, safe area, close to metro and RER B station (to Charles De Gaulle and Orly airport) , very clean hotel, very friendly staff , decent furniture, TV, warm, supermarket, restaurants close etc.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

A small but awesome place to stay. The receptionist and staff where amazing at helping us find our way around Paris. They spoke English and French which came in handy cuz I didn't remember all my french. I would definitely come back and stay here again.😃 can't wait to come back 😍🇫🇷

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Buley, ID
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Very friendly and helpful staff. Great location. We use the Metro to go whereever we want to go. Not fancy, but clean and nice rooms. You can't beat the price. We have been staying here when ever we go to Paris for 8 years now.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Stayed at the Lion for a few days to see 2 concerts at the Theatre des Champs Elysees. Very friendly staff made me immediately feel at home. I had a (for Paris) relatively spacious room with 2 small balconies, a large double bed, a desk, HD TV and a small bathroom. The room had a city view, over the rooftops... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

The staff is very friendly and helpful. We really appreciated that they found some things we left and are sending them on to us. The Hotel is not luxurious, but is is clean and nice. For us is a perfect location to access the metro and RER and the Olry-Bus, and we like being close to Rue Daguerre which is... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Three days in Paris over Christmas was made so much better by this small, friendly, convenient hotel. Close to all transport, food and services close by, in a real neighborhood. But the staff made all the difference. So very helpful, warm, always a smile and a greeting, perfect English. Not a frills hotel but clean and family feel. A place... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The hotel is located near very close to Denfert-Rochereau station (RER and metro) and has direct bus connection to Orly airport. Therefore it is very convenient to travel to and from the airport to the hotel. The neighborhood has a supermarket, cafes and plenty of restaurants to eat in. The reception staff was very nice. Though the room was relatively... More 

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