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Hotel Helvetia

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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good43%
  • Average36%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“gare de lyon”(48 reviews)
“between floors”(5 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 5 November 2012

The hotel is very convenient for the Metro, Gare de Lyon main railway station and Air France Bus to CDG airport. In Paris the cheaper hotel rooms do tend to be small and this was the case here. In my experience as a single traveller...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2012

We needed a cheap overnight stay in Paris near the Gare du Lyon railway station. we chose the Helvetia as it was considerably cheaper than the surrounding hotels. The hotel was pretty much what we expected,a small very basic room in need of a paint...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2012

We had an early start from Gare de Lyon so selected this hotel which did not have much going for it save a competent front desk staff. It's literally a block from train station which is very convenient. The rooms were pretty tired looking, but...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2012

We told you we were bringing our dog & confirmed with hotel. Neither of you told us they did not accept dogs & the hotel said they said on web site no dogs so did not have to take us. Not very imnpressed with you....More

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Thank Elayne M
Reviewed 30 September 2012

I spent three wonderful days in this simple but cosy hotel. I had the largest room(perfectly clean as well as the toilet) ever had in Paris,even with a balcony,a good lift,a friendly reception and quiet nights with no noise whatever.... The metro is just outside...More

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US$ 93 - US$ 135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#90 Best Value Hotel in Paris
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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#90 Best Value Hotel in Paris
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From the Airport you will have to reach the Gare De Lyon train station. When you come out of the Gare De Lyon train station, you will need to exit to Rue Diderot. Turn right on Rue Diderot. The hotel will be on your right... More
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"Room at the rear is quieter."
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"Lift is small.close to Metro and Main railway"
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"Ask to look at the floor plan in the lobby, rooms are different shapes and sizes"
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"Upper floors have balconies."
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