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Smart Place Paris Gare du Nord by Hiphophostels

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Smart Place Paris is the perfect budget hostel to experience the most of Paris. Located few meters to Gare du Nord and close to all the popular areas where the day and night life is quite animated, you will discover the most beautiful places of the french capital while enjoying a local city life. Surrounded by bars, theatres, you can easily walk to the Grands Boulevards, Opéra and Galeries Lafayette. Chose between the modern private, double or triple rooms, or share a dormitory with your friends (mixed or not). Prepare a meal in the common kitchen, relax in the lobby, stay connected with the free wifi and ask anything you need to the friendly team.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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160Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
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Room: single with en-suite. Staff: friendly and helpful prior to arrival, completely uninterested in problems encountered after check-in.

Bedroom walls so thin people next door clearly audible; nowhere to hang clothes; no bedside lights; no water / tea/coffee / kettle in room.
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I am a solo traveller and stayed at Smart Place from 12th Nov to 14th Nov 2018.
This is soley my personal opinion and I will go straight to the point:

Room 26:
1) Things I love:
a) Location -
* just 5 mins walk from Gare Du Nord station.
* There is a small provision shop oppos
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Response from Smart-Place-Team, Responsable réception at Smart Place Paris Gare du Nord by Hiphophostels
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Herman, It was a pleasure hosting you during your recent stay in Paris and thank you for taking the time to write your kind review. It was very rewarding to read that you found our reception to be very warm and accommodating to you throughout your stay with us. We have staff available 24-7 to assist you with all your requests. We were pleased to read you enjoyed our location, which is very central to all the best restaurants, cafes, bars and all that Paris has to offer. We are also just minutes away from Montmartre, and much more! We hope to have the chance to host you again at our property. Best Regards The Smart Place Team
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This wasn't the worst place I've stayed but I would not stay here again on a visit to Paris. I stayed in a private room with 2 single beds. The room was relativity clean but the shower/bathroom needs an update. The room is small as to be expected for a hostel in Paris. The beds w
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Response from Smart-Place-Team, Responsable réception at Smart Place Paris Gare du Nord by Hiphophostels
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Companion, Thank you very much for your candid review of your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. Regarding the size of our rooms they do respect the standard of most Parisian Hotels and Hostels and I can assure you that our twin beds are of the standard European size. Regarding check -in time it is fixed at three o' clock because our housekkeping staff need to clean all the rooms after checking out but we do offer free baggage service and you can wait in our lobby where you have toilets, showers, tv, a computer, internet, coffe machine, a bar and a kitchen that you can use all day long. If you would be willing to give us a chance to turn your experience around; it would be such a pleasure to personally welcome you back to our improved hotel. Warm regards Viviana FEBO Manager
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It was the first and the last time that I stay in your hostel.

Firstly, I arrived Wednesday morning after, I had made a booking for a double room with a twin bed and paid the full amount with my credit card for it but they put me in a 4 bunk-bed dormitory room which I hadn't bo
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Response from Smart-Place-Team, Responsable réception at Smart Place Paris Gare du Nord by Hiphophostels
Responded Nov 2, 2018
Bonjour, Thank you for taking the time to express your feelings about your stay in our hotel. We would like to sincerely apologize for the different inconveniences you have met during your stay with us. We already have considered and analyzed your esteemed feedback and have noticed with concern your comments. In this respect and in order to improve, I will shortly contact you directly. With my best regards Viviana FEBO Manager
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Stayed in an ensuite room but the room was really small with no air-conditioning. Located just walking distance to Gare du Nord station which you can take the airport train. They have a kitchen where you can prepare your own food. Receptionist speaks good English.
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There was a long dark hair in the bed when I pulled back the duvet for the first time.
Mould in the bathroom, which stank so badly of gas / drains / toilet I vomited.
This is what greeted me when I went to clean my teeth after arrival.
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The Twin Room at the Smart Place Paris
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Hi, we're travelling by car. Is there any cheap parking close by?
At the corner of the street you have a private parking garage Thing to know you will get a special discount when you announce you are from Smart place paris
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Can you check in if you are seventeen years old and do not have an adult with you?
Hi Iris, Yes indeed you can check but you will have to book a private room and not a shared room and you will need to breing a copy of your parent's ID and a written permission as well. Best Regards Valerie E
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Hello - Our airplane is scheduled to arrive at 2240 on a Tuesday night at Orly Airport. How late can we check in (in case of flight delays, etc.)? At that time does the metro run? If not, how expensive are taxis from Orly to your hotel? Thanks so much for your help! Brianne
Dear Brianne, We are available 24 hours a day, so you can make the checkin all the night. For the RER it is about 00:35 and for a taxi, it is between 32 to 40 euros. I remain at your disposal Best regards Sandrine
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Hi, How long does it reasonably take to walk from Gare du Nord carrying 1 wheeled suitcase and two bags? (2 Persons) Do we just turn right out of the station and keep walking? It sounds a bit scary! Do we get towels in a twin room please? Thank you.
Hello! It will take normally (without bags) so i'm guessing with two bags+suitcase it will take maximum 10minutes! You keep going right, and after you cross the street to the right! You can contact us at any time! For Twin rooms towels are included! Looking forward to receive you, kind regards, Mafalda
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Hi! I'm coming in next week and I'm trying to figure out how to get to the Charles de Gaulle Airport from Smart Place? What is the best form of transportation to do so, how long does it take, and how much does it cost? Thanks so much!
(it's about 30 minutes and about 7.50 euros)
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"Choose a different hotel."
"Ask a room that is not on the street side!"
"Try to get a room at the rear"
"6th floor has the best view!!"
"near to station and buses"
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PRICE RANGE
$37 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
FranceIle-de-FranceParisEntrepôt
NUMBER OF ROOMS
28
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