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Kilkenny, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed in this hostel recently with a group of 7 friends. We had booked an 8 bed female dorm room online on their website and had brought the email confirmation with us. Upon arrival the man behind the desk on the particular afternoon was not very welcoming. He proceeded to tell us that they were booked up and we... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved this place! The free breakfast is huge, the building is gorgeous, and it's in a fantastic location. Yes, the facilities are super basic, but if you're only planning to sleep and eat breakfast at the hostel, this is your best option. The staff were very friendly and helpful. I'd definitely stay here again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 4 nights, all the staff are helpful and friendly. The rooms are horrible, old, and not clean! I have no problem with staying in a basic hostel, but this was dirty. The beds are made with only sheets, and then a wool blanket which is not washed in between guests. Also there is no ladder up... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

I initially booked into a location that turned out to be a filthy room in a bad location. The next morning I went online and found the BVJ-Louvre hostel and booked my reservation. What a delight. The facility is very well located, walking distance to le Louvre, Tuileries, l'Opera, Notre Dame, the Champs Elysees and the Eiffel tower. Also just... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

The hostel provide you acceptable things for your basic needs. But the staff in the kitchen were not so helpful. One of them ignored when my friend asking for hot water for her tea, another one was complaining in her mother language when she wanted to take a tray from the guests even though we had not finish our meal.... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

We arrived and realised we had booked the wrong dates, but Lucas the receptionist did his best to help us out which was really kind and we stayed for 3 nights. The hostel is right in the middle of everything in Paris, we walked to most places and often had a picnic on the Seine river!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

It's a good hostel. Always has someone on reception. Don't use if you don't like stairs. Beds are comfy and close to the center of Paris. Sadly had to check our early so missed the free breakfast. Would stay there again

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3 Thank NCEH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

The location is just perfect, only 5 min walking to the Louvre Museum. There are a lot of rests and cafes near to the hostel. The street is safe and there is always someone so you can always walk even its midnight. There is a reception 7-24, and it always asks your room card while you re entering. Breakfast is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Me and my friend are interrailing trough europe and spent two night at this hostel. The rooms were clean and you have everything you need. The breakfast Was excellent and the Staff Was very helpfull. Especially the reseptionist, Lucas who welcomed us. Overall, a really Nice place to stay :)

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

Place is perfectly located to see the sites in Paris: it's a two minute walk from the Louvre and just as close to the metro stop. Make no mistakes, it's very bare-bones and you'll have to be comfortable sharing your room with lots of strangers at once (and all the implications this has for hygiene, etc.). That being said, the... More 

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Staying in Louvre / Palais-Royal

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Louvre / Palais-Royal
From the majestic Louvre to the regal Palais-Royal, this neighborhood oozes luxury. The grand arches along Rue de Rivoli are shadowed by mosaics in front of decorated vitrines and hotels. Place Vendôme is lined with the world’s best jewelers and their glittering window displays. Every other establishment has someone to open the door for you or park your car. You can spend hours gazing at its haute couture shops or lingering over a meal at any of its chic eateries. After all that indulgence, the Tuileries gardens provide stately respite, while theaters compete for your applause. It's a neighborhood that draws admirers from around the world, all attracted to the luxe life in Paris.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Founded in 1948, the first Youth Hostel of Paris open 24H, located in the hurt of the historical Paris, 200mt from the Louvre Museum, and King Garden. You can reach any point of Paris in less then 20 min, enjoy our stay in rooms from 2 to 8/10 beds, shower and toilets on the floor and a free no limit breakfast with tea, coffee, chocolate, 3 breads, 8 jams, 2 different orange juice, 2 types of cereals, yogurt. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bvj Paris Louvre

Address: 20 rue Jean Jacques Rousseau | 1st Arr., 75001 Paris, France
Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Louvre / Palais-Royal
Price Range: $33 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 40
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