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Mama Shelter Paris

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New York City, New York
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Mama Shelter is like staying in a really hot hipster spot with wine, brick oven pizza and a DJ at your disposal. The place smells great -- they use a different signature scent every day, and the interior is very tres chic. We also found our room to be sparse, but well appointed. Having stayed out late every night, we...

Thank skrecke
Goose Green, Falkland Islands
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Friendly greeting on arrival and the staff, despite knowing I was English didn't immediately break into English despite the fact I was speaking French. Room was great size and very comfortable with decent sized bed and plenty of pillows. All the AV was via an Apple Imac which worked and the free films were a bonus. Wifi worked seamlessly and...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A simple mid scale designed hotel .The concept is totally different than the regular hotel. . very friendly and warm hospitality right from the reception entry to exit. you have to have a meal at the lobby restaurant . Some awesome food they serve. The restaurant is packed always and it is advisable to book your table .

Paris, France
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I arrived I was told there was a room ready on the 1st floor, and asked if this was ok, I said "why would it not be?" and was told some people just dont like to be on the first floor. So I said ok then its fine, BIG MISTAKE, as I was above the bar's outdoor terrace..... why...

Thank 121brownie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mama shelter is as far from what the name sounds like as it can get. This is a really really nice modern hotel with fancy artwork on walls, a cozy hotel bar, amazing restaurant and up to date rooms with iMacs filled with free entertainment such as a wide range of movies (did I tell u it's free of charge)....

Thank Stefan D
Reviewed 9 January 2017

It is really over the top, so if you are looking for a traditional hotel experience, you may want to look elsewhere... but if you are design oriented and have a good sense of humor you will enjoy a stay "on the dark side..." I did! Everything in the communal spaces and the room was funky, funny or just fun....

Thank BBeeps
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We stayed here the night before flying back to the US because of the distance from the airport. Unique hotel, very modern and a little quirky but in a very good/cool way. Restaurant and bar was very lively later in the evening, and they have a pizza oven that was turning out some very nice looking pizza. Seemed a local...

Thank JLCCalifornia
Calne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Need somewhere to stay in Paris? This is it. Great place, quirky and different, in a cool way. Staff are very helpful and polite and speak good English. Also the food in the restaurant is good, and you should book a table on arrival as it gets busy.

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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Quirky hotel with great service and a great atmosphere. Nice somewhat unusual training room and environment. Fantastic food (though a lot of wastage). Bedroom a little dark - a master light would be useful to override the lamps occasionally.

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Great decor and cool spin of the hospitality concept with a refreshing and humorous approach. Service is relaxed and friendly, but it could be a bit more efficient. I have not tried the restaurants and unfortunately the rooftop bar was closed... it would be great to heat it up in winter like the majority of sidewalk bistros in the city....

Thank Marco R

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Mama Shelter Paris Restaurant
Mama Shelter Paris Restaurant
Cuisines: French, European, Delicatessen
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the historic Saint Blaise neighborhood located in the heart of authentic Paris with its flowerlined cafe terraces, its gardens and its air rebellion, Mama Shelter welcomes you. Sensual and elegant the 172 rooms are equipped with Apple iMacs 27", video on demand (free) and 5 Star bedding (Duvet 100% Satin Coton Sheets). They offer you a serene retreat after a long day in the city and an evening across the street at the mythic Parisian temple of international live music, La Fleche d'Or. Easy access to the Mama Shelter: in the heart of the 20th district, it is conveniently located 16 miles from Charles de Gaulle Airport and 12.5 Miles from Orly Airport. Otherwise, direct connection to the A3 Highway, or next to metro stations. Take a break in Mama Shelter and enjoy: Live Concerts, Cabaret Shows, DJs, Table Soccer, Boutique of Offbeat Products... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mama Shelter Paris

Address: 109 Rue de Bagnolet, 75020 Paris, France
Region: France > Ile-de-France > Paris
Price Range: $166 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Mama Shelter Paris 2*
Number of rooms: 172
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Hotel Style:
#126 Business Hotel in Paris
#129 Family Hotel in Paris
#360 Romantic Hotel in Paris
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“There's currently daytime construction happening, so ask for a room away from the noise”
 of 5 bubbles skrecke, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“corner rooms are bigger .”
 of 5 bubbles PAVYKACH, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“dont let them put you on the 1st floor, you need to be a far away from the bar as possible if you want to get any sleep before 1:30am”
 of 5 bubbles 121brownie, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms and hall are painted and nice to see.”
 of 5 bubbles milamelank, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room on a higher floor as the bar on ground is lively.”
  • great decor
  • comfortable bed
  • apple tv in all the rooms
  • single room
 of 5 bubbles nicolecostello, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
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