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“Haven in Paris” 5 of 5 stars
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Hotel Vaneau Saint Germain
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   86, rue Vaneau, 75007 Paris, France (Formerly Libertel Sèvres-Vaneau Paris Tradition) (Saint-Germain-des-Pres)   |  
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Ranked #910 of 1,788 Hotels in Paris
Shepperton, United Kingdom
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25 hotel reviews
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108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
“Haven in Paris”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Well thanks to my wife's dillegance and searching the internet, we found this little haven in saint Germain. A lovely little boutique hotel set in the centre of Saint Germain about 6 minutes by taxi from the Notre dame and the Saine and about the same distance from the Louvre . Very nice location . A very helpful receptionist , good size bedrooms for Paris and a very reasonable price for a three star hotel. All the rooms have bath robes and tea and coffee making facilities ,air con and en suite. Very clean and tidy and a real find in a city where it is easy to get ripped off! And if you have gone there by car an under ground car park by the Bon March store 24 hour parking, 48 hours cost us 51euro .

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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

If you want reliable internet connection do not book into Hotel Vaneau Saint Germain in Paris. we were told when we booked that this hotel had fast relabel access to the Net. We know that access to the net in Paris is fast and generally reliable, but that is not the case at this hotel.

We have been here over a week, made many many requests to have the problems fixed, moved rooms, had reception 'cal the technician' numerous times, wasted time, energy & been enormously frustrated.... the issue has not been fixed. We are not alone: other guests make the same complaint.
It is really frustrating -so if you need reliable access to the net then go elsewhere.

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  • Stayed June 2014, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

This hotel was close to the metro, which was so simple and easy to use! (Buy a visite pass!) The staff was friendly and helpful. The rooms were above my expectations. The bathroom was large for what I expected in Europe. The grocery was right across the street, and there was a bread shop and cafe right downstairs. And by taking the metro we were no more than 10 minuted from anything in Paris! I would return in a heartbeat. WiFi worked daily but was a tad spotty, and that's the most minor thing really but in the spirit of being totally honest....

  • Stayed June 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Great location to stay, very clean and nice, even though it is a pretty small hotel. We had a triple bed room book and it was ready for us when we arrived (Stayed June 10-12, 2014). The major problem the first night was that our air conditioning in the room was not working and it was a super super hot! As a result, we had an uncomfortable sleep. We complained and the guy at the front desk told us we couldn't have another room and the technician would be there in the morning to fix the problem. The second night they moved us to another room which was perfect. Forgot the name of the wonderful reception lady, she was super helpful, unlike the guy who was on night duty. I would definitely stay here again, however make sure I get a room with AC.

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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Geel, Belgium
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Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Stayed in this hotel for 1 night with some friends and got rooms on the 5th floor. The elevator only go until the 4th, so after that, you have to take the stairs to go up. The receptionist was very friendly and helpful and to go to the center its easy to go with a taxi. The location of the hotel is good!!

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

nice hotel with large room and good size bathroom ( shower no bath tub ) with eco toiletries. it was a quiet room so had a very good sleep. tea/coffee facilities in the room.good location, metro station is less then a minute walk, a big supermarket right opposite lots of coffee shops, restaurants around. Unfortunately we arrived at 2 oclock in the afternoon and room still wasn't ready. so had to wait one more hour but that time we walked around did some shopping in la Fayette ( 10 mins walk ). if the room was ready on time it would be a highly recommended hotel :)

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

It was a pleasure to stay here. The rooms were basic but comfortable and a nice selection of complimentary toiletries. Flat screen TV with several English news/business channels and comfortable beds. Some road noise, but can easily be zoned out.

Metro across the road, very convenient and affordable way to get around the city, the information staff there were very accommodating in helping us find our way.

If you're looking for the luxury Paris hotel experience, this isn't it, but for a comfortable room at a very reasonable rate within easy access to the main tourist attractions - highly recommend.

Tip: Don't pay the 15 euros for a breakfast here!! There are several more affordable cafes directly next to the hotel AND dozens of DELICIOUS bakeries a one minute walk away, where you can get a continental breakfast for around 4 euros a person!

Stayed February 2014, traveled with family
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Additional Information about Hotel Vaneau Saint Germain

Address: 86, rue Vaneau, 75007 Paris, France (Formerly Libertel Sèvres-Vaneau Paris Tradition)
Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #910 of 1,788 Hotels in Paris
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Vaneau Saint Germain 3*
Number of rooms: 39
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The hotel’s atmosphere is quintessentially “Rive Gauche”, decorated with character, elegant lines and a subtly refined elegance throughout ... more   less 
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