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34 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2008

This hotel was exactly what I was looking for...a clean hotel that was reasonably priced. The staff is very friendly and helpful. They speak English. This was my first visit to Paris so I was going off of the reviews that I had read on tripadvisor.com. My mother and I each had a single bed room (90 Euros a night).... More 

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Dallas
1 review
Reviewed 14 May 2008

We just returned from a 10 day stay at Hotel Minerve located in the heart of the Latin Quarter, just a short walk to Notre Dame and many other visitor sites. Also near Metro. Hotel is clean. Room was small - like most in the area - bed comfortably firm. Breakfast and serving staff also wonderful. The staff at the... More 

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Nova Scotia
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2008

Stayed for 4 nights on vacation, on the recommendation of a friend and other reviews here. Typically small rooms, but very clean, with friendly and helpful staff. We had a room on the small courtyard in the back which was exceptionally quiet compared to the rooms facing the busy Rue des Ecoles. Continental breakfast was exceptional. Considering the location (about... More 

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Asia
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2008

It was a lovely stay at the Minerve Hotel with its nice interior! Location was central as well. Would certainly choose to stay there again if we head to Paris!

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Thank Iwry
Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 April 2008

I stayed here for about a week with a friend. The hotel was in an ideal location, metros very close, close to the Luxembourg Gardens which we frequented to people watch! The room and shower was tiny, but what I expected. (We had 2 twin beds) You don't find much bigger for the price, honestly. Why should you need a... More 

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Auckland
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3 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2008

We stayed here around 18 months ago, and whilst it's not the most amazing hotel in the world, it has a great wee charm. So much so, I ended up proposing on our room's balcony which overlooked the latin quarter and Notre Dame. Hence, it was booked again as part of our honeymoon - same room in fact! So it... More 

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London
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2008

The rooms at this hotel are very small. And every minute or so there was a thunderous rumbling which we assumed was from the Metro trains running below the street. The front desk staff were generally rude, and there seemed to be a different person on each time we went down. On the plus side the rooms were clean and... More 

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Hanover, New Hampshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2008

My husband and I and a friend stayed here for three nights over New Years. The hotel location is really ideal. Near several Metro stops and within walking distance of the river, Notre Dame, the Rue Mouffetard Market and many restaurants and bars. Our room was very clean and comfortable. The bathroom seemed to have been recently redone and the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2008

The Minerve is a pretty decent hotel in a good location in Paris but a tad overpriced in my opinion. The hotel facilites aren't really anything other than clean rooms and bathrooms. The room we were staying in was quite small and cramped though the room was clean. The winning point for the hotel is its location - walking distance... More 

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Hamilton, MA
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2008

This is a beautiful little hotel in a slightly out-of-the way spot in the Latin Quarter. Reasonably close to the metro. My double room was decent sized for Paris with a beautiful modern bath. Lovely lobby. Downside: Typical French bad attitude on service. Where do they get off with this? They totally screwed up my airport shuttle reservations both coming... More 

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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 the day students rush from classes to the library and intellectuals people watch from the terraced cafés. As night time falls the surrounding establishments fill up and the merriment really begins. The liveliest parts are around Rue Mouffetard, lined with crêperies and international street food eateries, and Place de la Contrescarpe characterised by terraced brasseries, this neighbourhood provides real nourishment for the mind, belly, and soul.
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The Minerve Hotel, with character and charm, situated in the centre of the Latin quarter in the 5th district of Paris, accommodates you in quiet surroundings close to Notre Dame and the Sorbonne. This charming hotel with air conditionning, was renovated and decorated using natural materials, tapestries, walls of stone, woodwork, visible beams and mural frescos painted by an artist specializing in fine arts and architecture. A noble Haussmanian building dated 1864, adorned with flowered balconies with a view. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Minerve Hotel

Address: 13 rue des Ecoles, 75005 Paris, France
Region: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Quartier Latin
Price Range: ₹ 6,460 - ₹ 12,122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Minerve Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 54
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“Request for a room with the street view or balcony.”
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“Nice balconies on top floor rooms to see rooftops of Paris and daily routines and characters”
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“Try to get a room upstairs with a small balcony -it adds an extra space to the room.”
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