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Hotel des Grandes Ecoles

776 reviews
#523 of 1,805 Hotels in Paris
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“cardinal lemoine”(41 reviews)
“latin quarter”(141 reviews)
“main building”(19 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Accessible rooms
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewscardinal lemoinelatin quartermain buildingcobblestone courtyardtoile wallpapercroissantsnotre damecharming hotelbaguetteleft bankwall paperthere is no air conditioningfrench hotelmetro stopbreakfast is servedbreakfast roomwithin easy walking distance
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In general ok. But no TV. No air conditioning. And, incredibly, no Amex. Also, when problems came up with Mastercard they had the typical snub attitude that French used to have and should be gone by now.

1  Thank Vacationtravelvaca
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We had a room in the main building, at the end of a cobblestone alley and well away from the street. The room wasn't huge but it was comfortable, clean and very quiet. The whole place has a kind of country-cottage feel about it, even...More

Thank Florence57
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Right up the street from a Metro and tucked into a courtyard, this hotel is quiet, charming, reasonably priced, with a terrific petite dejeuner. The staff went out of their way to locate a small (but expensive) rechargeable battery that I couldn't find, and thought...More

1  Thank Lynn O
Reviewed 24 October 2017

The Hotel des Grandes Ecoles was a great find. Located up the Rue de Cardinal Le Moine from the Ile St Louis, it is accessed through a courtyard that provides privacy and quiet, in the middle of Paris. It is near the university, and the...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Location is perfect and being on the Left Bank is not expensive. This Hotel will not suit those wanting sheer luxury, but it suited us perfectly. No restaurant but they abound in the area and there is provision to eat food brought in on the...More

1  Thank Peter W
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Price range
US$ 162 - US$ 198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#79 Family Hotel in Paris
#228 Romantic Hotel in Paris
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 162 - US$ 198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#79 Family Hotel in Paris
#228 Romantic Hotel in Paris
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (100)
Dining (17)
Hotel & Grounds (216)
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Nearby
Quartier Latin
The Latin Quarter bursts with intellectual life,
architectural splendour and ongoing merriment. The
small streets are filled with classical buildings,
student bars and lively eateries while the squares are
dominated by historic monuments. The area is defined
by the 800-year-old Sorbonne University, where Latin
once prevailed, and is famous for the Pantheon which
celebrates the great men and women of France. During
...More
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dan b
26 December 2017|
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Response from Johnny136 | Reviewed this property |
The room we stayed in waad smallish. Are you three adults?
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Tanya C
11 May 2017|
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Response from garyb442 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know.
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Anne L
2 April 2017|
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Response from daytripper2012 | Reviewed this property |
As per previous answer it costs 9.00 euros, consists of delicious croissants, baguettes, butter, Bonne Mama preserves, individual packaged cheese, coffee, hot milk, or hot chocolate, and a Yogurt. It's certainly filling and... More
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"We liked our room that looked out on the courtyard on the front. Heard that rooms right next to elevator..."
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"There is an elevator to access the upper floors, so accessibility shouldn't be a problem."
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"Room 215 is on back side and next to elevator (i.e. noisy). Ask for room facing the garden/courtyard and get..."
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"Just pray to god you get the one you booked."
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