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Grand Hotel des Balcons

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Bethesda, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here on three great occasions over the past 10 years—40th Anniversary, Daughter’s Wedding, 50th Anniversary--completed this past June. Booked almost entire hotel for one week for family from U.S., and weekend for French family. Various room sizes to fit everyone in the family—83 members this year. Large family rooms with queen bed plus 2 twins. Multi-lingual staff. Front desk... More 

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Turku, Finland
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently stayed in this small hotel, I guess it was my 5th stay there, so one can say I am a returning customer. This hotel has everything I need: reasonable price, perfect and quiet location, it's near the sights and transport. If you come from the airport Charles de Gaulle, take RER B to Luxembourg and you are almost... More 

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Jean-François A, Gérant at Grand Hotel des Balcons, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting this lovely review about your recent visit and thank you for your fidelity to our home! It is very important for us that our guests have a good time while staying with us, so your comment is rewarding for the whole team. All the staff works hard to make our client's stay as pleasant... More 

Windsor, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very, very central but manages to be on a quiet back street this is my new Paris hotel of choice. So well located, 5 mins from Notre Dame. Had to book at very short notice due to Wales winning their group in the Euros and having to play in Paris on a Saturday. They let me check in early, lovely... More 

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Jean-François A, Gérant at Grand Hotel des Balcons, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your positive feedback concerning your last stay in our hotel. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your time in Paris and that your team won during the football game! We are located in a little quiet street, however, there are many places to go for eating and many shops just down the street.... More 

Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely little Hotel with great, friendly staff. Set just off the Latin Quarter so there's plenty of places to eat and drink in the area but the Hotel is quiet. The Odeon Theatre is 1 min up the road with a big court yard to sit outside and have a drink, downside to the Hotel is no... More 

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Jean-François A, Gérant at Grand Hotel des Balcons, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience about your recent visit in our hotel. It is a pleasure to discover that the room met your expectations, it is very important for us that our guests feel comfortable in order to have a pleasant stay. We are happy that you enjoyed our location as well as our friendly staff. We... More 

Minnesota
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel has a very nice location and rooms. The room included a desk, a TV (not that we watched it when there's so much to see in Paris!), many towels, a safe, bottles of body wash, q-tips, and soap. The internet was pretty slow in the evenings, but faster in the afternoon (probably because less people were using it... More 

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Jean-François A, Gérant at Grand Hotel des Balcons, responded to this review

Dear Natalie, Thank you for taking the time to post a review about your last stay with us in May. Our location in the heart of Paris is very appreciated, we are surrounded by many nice places to go for eating and having a great time in the city. Our breakfast with its fresh products is a great way to... More 

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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my 2nd visit to the Grand Hôtel des Balcons, this time with the family. Quadruple room was spacious and perfect for 2 adults & 2 teens. Breakfast is easy, varied and of good quality. Staff is super friendly and responsive. They helped us book some of our activities. Love the neighbourhood: safe and lively Latin Quarter, 2 steps... More 

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Jean-François A, Gérant at Grand Hotel des Balcons, responded to this review

Dear Julie, Thank you for posting such a nice review about your last stay in our home. It is a real pleasure to read that you and your family enjoyed your time in Paris while staying with us. Our neighbourhood is very appreciated by our guests since there are a lot of differents shops, restaurants and cafés nearby. It is... More 

London, United Kingdom
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1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed during a July heatwave in Paris. Staff are kind, efficient and helpful. I was able to check-in early and check-out late as the hotel was not full. The hotel is on a quiet and attractive street. hotel is immaculately clean and well-maintained. I booked a single room which was more spacious than appears in the photo on the hotel's... More 

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Jean-François A, Gérant at Grand Hotel des Balcons, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your feedback concerning your stay in July in our hotel. It is a pleasure to read that you had a great experience while staying with us. We will be very happy to host you again in the future and we wish you a good week-end. More 

Maui, Hawaii
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful location! A block from The Odeon. Near the Boulevard Saint-Germain. Also near the Metro L'Odeon. A very quaint hotel on a side street with several small eateries and boulageries nearby. Walking distance to great shopping and dining. Walking distance to Jardin du Luxembourg. A must see park! Great for picnics and relaxing! Will definitely stay here again. Affordable, quiet... More 

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Jean-François A, Gérant at Grand Hotel des Balcons, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post such a nice review about your last stay at Les Balcons. It is a pleasure to discover that your stay met all your expectations. We are indeed ideally located in the heart of Paris which is very convenient to visit the city. We wish you a good week and hope... More 

Peachland, Canada
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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in at the Grand Hotel des Balcons for 6 nights in July, 2016. It shares some of the same features you will experience in most two star hotels in Paris: no air conditioning, really small rooms, bizarrely small lift, no bar. But ... as far as two star hotels in Paris go (and I only ever stay in... More 

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Jean-François A, Gérant at Grand Hotel des Balcons, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It is a pleasure to read your positive review ; we are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your 6 night stay in our hotel lately. We are situated in a little quiet street, however, we are surrounded by many nice cafés, restaurants, shops and transport facilities. It is very easy to go to a place to another... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

I stayed for 2 nights at the Grand Hotel des Balcons, well located nearby metro L'Odeon, just a small 5 min. walk. Before arrival the hotel send me some useful information like nearby restaurants and the staff was friendly and well service minded. If I return back to Paris, I prefer to stay here again. The single room is small,... More 

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Jean-François A, Gérant at Grand Hotel des Balcons, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent visit in our hotel. We are happy to know that you had a nice first experience with us. All the staff works hard to make our guest's stay as pleasant as possible, so your review is really rewarding. We wish you a nice Weekend and we hope to welcome you again soon. More 

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Saint-Germain-des-Pres
In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, life is effortlessly chic and all things are beautiful. The main boulevard is dotted with famed terraced cafés, haut-couture shops, ivy-covered railings and fine-dining restaurants. Antique dealers and art galleries surround the fine art school and small museums hide in unassuming squares. The neighborhood’s namesake church is the oldest in Paris and is the backdrop for talented musicians every weekend. The Luxembourg Gardens house the national senate, splendid lawns and flourishing flower beds. Famous faces and bourgeois Parisians frequent Saint Germain accompanied by the students of Rue Saint Guillaume and Rue des Saints-Pères. This is a neighborhood where afternoon people-watching from a café or playing cards in a brasserie are a key part of the daily fabric.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of the Saint Germain district near the Odéon theatre, the Grand Hotel des Balcons is a family hotel. The decor in the lobby, panelling, stained glass windows and mirrors create a friendly atmosphere and give the hotel its special character recalling the Art Nouveau period. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Hotel des Balcons

Address: 3 rue Casimir Delavigne | 6th Arr., 75006 Paris, France
Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
Price Range: $104 - $281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Grand Hotel des Balcons 2*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Paris
Hotel Style:
#299 Family Hotel in Paris
#315 Romantic Hotel in Paris
#356 Business Hotel in Paris
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