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Grand Hotel Francais

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Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2011

Just finished three nights at Grand Hotel Francais. All the glowing reviews I had read are true. This was our first time in Paris and the hotel experience helped us feel welcome, oriented and at ease (though we speak barely any French). Foremost was the manager and his staff Tremendous at all hours and they were able to provide multiple... More 

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2 reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2011

Booking was easy, location near to Metro ideal. Room just right size, breakfast very tasty and owners delightful and very helpful. Would love to return.

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ENGLAND
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2011

My first trip to Paris and I was not disappointed. I arrived at the hotel at about 1800 and was warmly welcomed by the lady on reception and the check in was swift and efficient. My room - 115 on the first floor was compact but more than adequate and the ensuite shower room was very well appointed. The room... More 

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Atlanta
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 7 March 2011

Everything about our stay was perfect. The room was lovely and pristine, and the proprietor went out of his way to welcome us and ensure that we had everything we needed. As an example, when the restaurant we had resuested for dinner was booked, he spent a great deal of time and found us just the right place, on very... More 

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1 Thank LoRoad
Athens, Greece
1 review
Reviewed 4 March 2011

Nice and friendly hotel! Near to a metro station (Rue de Bullets).Tiny little rooms (that's Paris after all), continetal breakfast, and the stuff quite gentle i have to admit! Last but not least the reception guy who makes you feel like being in your home!!!! I would personally recommend this little gem!

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happymanager, Manager at Grand Hotel Francais, responded to this review

Dear madam SIr Thank you for having chosen our hotel for your stay in Paris We are pleased that you enjoyed our hotel and you feel like you're at home Looking forward to welcoming you again The staff of the great hotel franais and its manager More 

Bristol
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35 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2011

Stayed here for 3 nights at the end of February. The hotel itself looked very plain from the outside but is lovely inside. The whole hotel is very small and the room we stayed in was also small but was perfect for what we needed. We had a room with a balcony which stretched around the front corner of the... More 

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Stamford, CT
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Reviewed 2 March 2011

I use Tripadvisor all the time to help me plan my hotel and site seeing adventures both here and abroad and I have to say some of the reviews do not do this lovely hotel justice. My wife and I checked in on a Saturday and were greeting with a smile and were instantly made to feel comfortable and more... More 

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Milton Keynes
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Reviewed 28 February 2011

I booked a two night stay following my customary research on Tripadvisor as it was where I wanted to be (away from the tourist sights but within 15 minutes of same by Metro) and enjoyed #12 staus out of 6000+ hotels in Paris which is some achievement! Before I arrived, as I was planning to celebrate my wifes birthday and... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2011

After trawling through trip advisor for hours trying to find a half decent hotel to stay in in Paris on our budget I somehow stumbled across Grand Hotel Francais and what a great find it was. After reading all the reviews the hotel lived up to my expectations and more as I am never 100% sure that reviews are what... More 

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West Covina, California
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Reviewed 25 February 2011

The room had everyting, but it is very small for American standards. It is close to the subway and the service is good. The hotel is renovated so the fixtures are new and everything worked. The bathroom has a stan up showers, very very small, but it worked for the 3 nights we stayed there.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Its individually decorated and personalized guestrooms and suites are soundproofed and offer elegant accommodation. Each room has air-conditioning, flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi internet access. The well-equipped rooms feature contemporary decor and warm colours. The bathrooms include a massaging shower or bath. The Grand Hotel Français is situated in Place de la Nation, near Place de la Bastille, the fashionable Marais district and the lovely district near the Canal Saint Martin. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Hotel Francais

Address: 223 Boulevard Voltaire | 11th Arr., 75011 Paris, France
Region: France > Ile-de-France > Paris
Price Range: €94 - €172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Grand Hotel Francais 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Paris
Au Grand Hotel Francais
Hotel Style:
#52 Romantic Hotel in Paris
#82 Business Hotel in Paris
#108 Best Value Hotel in Paris
#132 Family Hotel in Paris
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