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Sofitel Paris Arc de Triomphe
Ranked #243 of 1,801 Hotels in Paris
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Toronto, Ontario
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“We loved the staff, the rooms, the location!!”
Reviewed November 5, 2013

Without hesitation, this was the finest place we have ever stayed. The best staff, the food was beyond imagination and the location was 2 blocks from the Champse Elysee! The walk over was gloriously filled with high end shops and historic restaurants. The consideration we received and the personal touches, such as fresh cherries in our room were icing on this French perfection.
Merci, c'est magnifique!

Room Tip: The building was as close to sound proof as you could get!
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  • Stayed June 2013, traveled with friends
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Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed October 30, 2013

We stayed one night in Paris, during a weekend and wanted to test this newly renovated property.


LOCATION


The hotel is located within easy walking distance of the Champs-Elysées and the Arc de Triomphe. It is about a 5 minutes walk to the closest metro station. For us, the location was just ok, but then, this really depends on where in Paris you want to go to. It is worthy noting that the neighboroud of the hotel is rather low key and quiet, and there are very few restaurants around. However, the upside is that it is pretty quiet at night.

ATMOSPHERE

The decoration of the hotel is stark and modern, with a lot of white and greys. I found that overall, it lacked coziness and warmth and somewhat did not convey the same atmosphere of understated luxury that you can find in other sofitels, particularly the one located near the Concorde.

ROOM

We chose a room of a higher category, which was located on the second floor. The room was big, also decorated mainly in white, and really lacked warmth. There were no paintings or photos on the wall, and it looked a bit empty as well. Again, a question of taste, but I found it quite cold. To note that there was a nice sound and light system. The bed was as usual very comfortable. There was a beautiful en suite bathroom, with a design tub, which unfortunately proved uncomfortable. Bathroom amenities were Hermès. One very positive asset of this hotel is the quality of its isolation. While in the room, you could hear absolutely nothing either outside or in the corridors. Blissful rest assured!

SERVICE


Another Sofitel, but as always a very high quality of service. The staff was friendly, polite and helpful. A real asset for the hotel.

VALUE


Correct, if you can find a good off season deal.

IN SUM

Nice hotel, but the decoration and location are not really to my taste. I will go back to the Sofitel near the Place de la Concorde, which has a style and location I prefer.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Dunedin, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed October 30, 2013

The only two things this newly remodeled hotel has going for it are location and a very nice staff. There is nothing user friendly about the rooms or the miniscule elevators. The modular concept made the place very noisy and very poorly laid out. The small room had little space for more than one suitcase. The excuse for a couch felt like a seat from a 1900 train, stiff, upright and uncomfortable. The lighting was absurd. It took almost a half an hour to figure out the multiple switches, the ridiculous blue accent lights and which lights turned which sections on and off. It was by accident that we discovered the bedside reading lights operated by just a touch. It took an equal amount of time and many wasted coffee pods to figure out how the coffee maker worked. No instructions anywhere. The bathroom was another gem of poor planning, with two doors, no toilet and a huge wasted area with a super modern stool that was too low to sit on. The sliding door directly into the bedroom was translucent, creating both noise and undesired light directly on the bedside. The sink was huge and square and drained poorly if at all. It used more water to rinse it than a low flow toilet. The shower head was a rain-shower fixture, so if you did not want to get your hair wet you had to contort yourself to wash. The hand held shower wand was useless if you also wanted to use your hands for soap and a washcloth. By far the worst design in the room was the separate toilet room down the uncarpeted noisy hall right next to the entry door. It had no light switch but when the door was opened motion sensor high intensity lights flooded the room. It felt like opening night on a Broadway stage. A terrible concept for a middle of the night visit, both for the sleepy user and the bedside companion, as the brilliant light flooded the room. Also a terrible concept was not to have a sink in toilet area for hand washing.
The dining experience mirrored the bedroom experience. Nice staff but terrible food. The breakfast buffet was minimal and in the evening one main fish course was truly not edible. This hotel really misses the mark for comfort for the traveler.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Bonita Springs, Florida, Usa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 27, 2013

it takes a long time for the hot water to come through.
i was with a group, which included dinner on our first night. two people at my table ordered the salmon as an appetizer, the salmon was bad. i ordered the chicken it was okay but the vegitable casserole was awful. service very slow and for a hotel right beside the Arc de Triomphe, very few (maybe 1) person spoke English.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled solo
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Woodland Hills, CA
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152 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed October 27, 2013

We stayed only 3 nights here but it was well worth it. This boutique hotel is in the heart of the fashion district, close to all teh high end shoppes,a nd very convenient to the metro. It's priced right, has an excellent breakfast buffet and teh room amenities are superb. Alwaus cordial, the concierge service was capable, knowledgeable, and ready, willing and able to help.

Room Tip: All units are excellent. You can not go wrong anywhere.
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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 746 helpful votes
Reviewed October 21, 2013 via mobile

Our first time here and we were impressed. A comfy stylish room. A good restaurant for breakfast and dinner and a great bar with superb friendly efficient staff. The location is perfect - quiet yet convenient for everywhere. Recommended.

Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 17, 2013 via mobile

Really comfy, everything we needed was there, staff were attentive and helpful when we needed them. And smack bang in the middle of paris on a quite street. Result for the money. We had a lovely weekend and would go back, not sure why its rated as a 4 star hotel as it is actually a 5 star

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Property: Sofitel Paris Arc de Triomphe
Address: 14 rue Beaujon, 75008 Paris, France
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Location: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Champs-Elysees
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#25 Green Hotel in Paris
#170 Luxury Hotel in Paris
#211 Romantic Hotel in Paris
#213 Family Hotel in Paris
#279 Business Hotel in Paris
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Sofitel Paris Arc de Triomphe 5*
Number of rooms: 124
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Discover the sophisticated ambiance of the Sofitel Paris Arc de Triomphe, a hotel close to the Champs Elysees and luxury boutiques. The Haussmann exterior of this hotel par excellence houses an interior designed in collaboration with Studio Putman. This hotel near to the Arc de Triomphe offers an ideally located pied-a-terre. The luxurious fabrics and soothing blue tones of the rooms will delight your senses.The comfortable MyBed, luminotherapy and WIFI access will make your stay in Paris a truly exceptional experience. ... more   less 
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