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Hotel Scribe Paris Opera by Sofitel

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KL
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The location of the hotel is very good as it is situated near the shopping area - galeries lafayette, printemps are about 5 mins walk away and st honore shopping area about 15 mins walk. And you will have access to public transport as well. Room size is above average compared to others in european cities. Bed is comfy enough...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Lovely hotel situated in central Paris,warm comfortable room with good amenities. Easy to travel to other parts of the city by bus,metro or on foot. Overall a good base for a pleasant few days in a bustling city full of things to see and do.

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HotelScribeParis, Communication Manager at Hotel Scribe Paris Opera by Sofitel, responded to this review

Dear 821Jayne14, thanks so much for choosing our 5 stars parisian residence for your recent stay in Paris. At Sofitel hotels, your satisfaction is our motivation and whaou ! your comment is such a big gift for the whole Hotel Scribe's staff. Be sure that we will share it with all ! We are really happy to read that our...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After staying at this hotel, I concluded that it is not only the best Sofitel in France but also one of the best hotels in Paris. I had the pleasure of organizing a family reunion and everybody left amazed. Rooms are great, the lobby is beautiful, it is spotless clean and the tea room has this special vibe... So far,...

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HotelScribeParis, Communication Manager at Hotel Scribe Paris Opera by Sofitel, responded to this review

Dear anomad 1, thank you so much for sharing your experience after your recent stay in our Parisian Residence. Waouh ! Your comment is such a big reward for all ! Be sure, we share it with the whole team especially Auriane, Pauline and Quing from the tea house. At Sofitel Scribe Paris Opera, both in French Art de Vivre...

Darmstadt, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Scribe is a rather luxury place, ideally located next to the Opera Garnier and close to the shopping disctrict (Galeries Lafayette etc.). Friendly staff, the excellent beds Sofitel is famous for, and a really nice spa with a hamam...all goodies. The small tea room add a nice touch, too. But: you may want to skip breakfast, and go somewhere...

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HotelScribeParis, Communication Manager at Hotel Scribe Paris Opera by Sofitel, responded to this review

Dear Uwe F, we thank you for taking time to share your experience after your recent stay in our 5 stars Sofitel hotel. We are sorry to read you were amazed by the location of the breakfast room which is the very room where, on 28 December 1895 the Lumière brothers unveiled their first movies at the Hotel Scribe. Our...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was very impressed with this hotel. Not fancy but very comfortable. Classic look versus modern. Great location a block from the famed Opera and close to shops and restaurants. Extremely helpful and kind staff. From the doorman and the bellman to the front desk, concierge and housekeeping staff, everyone spoke English fluently and was always asking if they could...

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HotelScribeParis, Communication Manager at Hotel Scribe Paris Opera by Sofitel, responded to this review

Dear Jami W, Thank you so much for choosing our Sofitel Parisian Residence and for sharing your experience after your recent stay at Paris. We are really sorry to note you were disappointed by the wait time at our gourment restaurant and the breakfast. This is not representative of the quality of a Sofitel service. However, it is a real...

Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed 4 nights. best location, near opera. within walking distance from main interests and main shopping areas. we had big luxury room very comfortable, when something went wrong with the toilet, it took 5 minutes for the maintanance man to decide he cannot fix it on the spot and we were told by reception we are being upgraded to...

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HotelScribeParis, Communication Manager at Hotel Scribe Paris Opera by Sofitel, responded to this review

Dear Noa G, thank you so much for sharing your experience after your recent stay in our Parisian Residence...Whaou ! We are happy to read you enjoyed our location between Opera Garnier House, big department stores and Le Louvre Museum and our buffet breakfast. At Sofitel hotels, your satisfaction is our motivation and your comment is such a reward for...

Winter Park, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed at Hotel Scribe for ten nights while we were in Paris celebrating our ten year wedding anniversary. Everything about the hotel and the location was wonderful! The staff was warm and friendly, they were professional and helpful, and they even surprised us with anniversary pastries and a hand written note on our first night. The...

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HotelScribeParis, Communication Manager at Hotel Scribe Paris Opera by Sofitel, responded to this review

Dear Jami W, Whaou ! Thank you so much for choosing our Sofitel Parisian Residence and for sharing your experience after your recent stay at Paris. At Hotel Scribe Paris Opera, both in cousu-mains service and French Art de vivre, we attend to every details. It is a real pleasure to read you enjoyed the staff and your quiet room...

Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First up, I spend +/- 100 nights each year at hotels. At this point I have experienced just about everything one could (and could not) imagine! I am happy to add my name to the long list of positive reviews here for the Sofitel Scribe Paris. But the true measure of an outstanding hotel and memorable experience, is how the...

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HotelScribeParis, Communication Manager at Hotel Scribe Paris Opera by Sofitel, responded to this review

Dear Kaiszen, Thank you so much for sharing your experience after your recent stay in our iconic building in the heart of Paris. The Hotel's staff work every day with their heart to create memorable experiences...Many warmly thanks for your recommendation. Your comment is such a reward for all. It will be obsviously share with the entire team. Looking forward...

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The concierge staff, particularly Linda and Emmanuel were outstanding. They both went above and beyond when I got sick. They rearranged our Eiffel Tower Tour, which we didn't get to use because I fell very ill, with the Viator tour guide and spoke to a representative from Viator regarding the cost to go on a different day. Concierge called for...

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HotelScribeParis, Communication Manager at Hotel Scribe Paris Opera by Sofitel, responded to this review

Dear msexcie, thank your for choosing our 5 stars hotel for your recent travel to Paris and sharing your experience . At Hotel Scribe Paris Opera, cousu-mains service is our passion. We are enjoyed to read you appreciated our concierge's attentions. Our satisfaction is our motivation...We are more than happy to read you will choose our Parisian residence for your...

Kinshasa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The greatest thing going for the Scribe is it location. It's a charming offering in the city centre, bus straight to CDG steps away, perfect for shopping and just general Paris tourism. The hotel very nicely holds its heritage close displaying the history of the Lumière brothers which is a nice feature. The staff are great and will change the...

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HotelScribeParis, Communication Manager at Hotel Scribe Paris Opera by Sofitel, responded to this review

Dear Khalil H, thank your so much to taking the time to share your experience after your recent stay in our 5 stars hotel. At Hotel Scribe Paris Opera, both in French art de vivre and cousu-mains service, we attend to every detail. We are more than happy to read that the hotel's staff are great. They work every day...

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Opera / Bourse
The neighbourhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades, and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here, modern day workers continue to take advantage of the legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theatres, and cinemas sit side by side with French bistros predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in another. The area is most famous for the Palais Garnier opera house and glamorous department stores.
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A long tradition of excellence in the art of living awaits you in this grand 19th-century building. An emblem of Parisian life, Hotel Scribe Paris was originally the home of the very aristocratic Jockey Club. It became a hotel of legend, a stage of modernity on which the cinema was born, a favourite place of artists and celebrities. The Scribe keeps that legacy alive today. In its elegant rooms and suites, its public and reception areas, new generations of personalities are even now adding chapters to the hotel's history. ... more   less 

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Address: 1 rue Scribe, 75009 Paris, France
Region: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Opera / Bourse
Price Range: €246 - €450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Scribe Paris Opera by Sofitel 5*
Number of rooms: 213
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#53 Spa Hotel in Paris
#113 Business Hotel in Paris
#120 Family Hotel in Paris
#166 Luxury Hotel in Paris
#183 Romantic Hotel in Paris
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“Request a room facing the street and a walk-in shower.”
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 of 5 bubbles Rigagig, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Be clear about which taxi you hop in. We didn't wait for the hotel appointed taxi and could have had a much better ride to the airport.”
  • View of the courtyard area at night
 of 5 bubbles rebeccaw130, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are very small... Please be ready for a tiny 15 sq.m. room if you do not book a suite.”
 of 5 bubbles Fanya582, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the courtyard are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles bandjishi10, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Superior Room - great views of the blvd. Luxury Room - no view (inner courtyard),no privacy if you don't close the curtains.”
 of 5 bubbles Roxana94, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
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