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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Located just off Avenue Gobelins, 100 metres from Les Gobelins Metro, 250 metres from Place d'Italie Metro, close to local shops, restaurants, bars etc., yet quiet and peaceful. Helpful and friendly staff, rooms clean and serviced daily. If travelling by motorcycle as we did, there is choice of free parking very nearby.

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Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Firstly the negatives. Damp in the room; toilet door didn't close let alone lock, leaving a nice sound and odour for everyone else. Mould on the wall by the window; no tea, coffee, iron, or anything you might find as standard elsewhere in the room. Sink gurgled harshly every time anyone flushed their loo on our side of the building;...

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2Thank Trev B
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

... If your wanting good value, cosy, shabby chic without knowing its shabby chic, friendly, easy to find on the metro, in an interesting but non too touristy part of Paris ... Then ... Your on the right track ... Chuck in cleanliness and Bob est ton oncle...

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 6 December 2015

For 20 years, my husband has been staying at this hotel when he is in Paris. I also like it because it is in such a good location near to 2 metro stations. It is a traditional basic hotel but the staff speak good English which is important as I dont speak French. The staff is also very helpful, so...

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Niagara Falls
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Avoid at ALL cost! Granted, they just took over a few months ago, but they wont't be able to transform this old structure, and the staff is already detestable. Cheap, but not worth half of the money they ask !!

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Thank Alain H
Reviewed 29 June 2014

This hotel was recommended to us by a friend who lived in Paris for a year and we were really happy about that. The problem in Paris is that you never know what you get for the money you pay. Here it is a bed in a decent very basic room with bathroom and TV in a quite location for...

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4Thank SanSchawi
Rome, Italy
Reviewed 11 April 2014

I was out most of the time. Hotel simple, not bad price to be in the centre of Paris, and breakfast not included. Also, Wi-Fi is not free, so I had to go out and find a place where to use it. But there is a McDonald's in Place d'Italie, about 5 minutes walk from the hotel. Finally, I was...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 21 May 2012

The hotel is very well situated, only 1 block from Gobelins Metro station and many restaurants nearby, as well as services such as grocery store, dry cleaners, etc. The room is very basic, but who wants to stay in their room in Paris? Very clean and well maintained. Opted out of the 8.00 euro breakfast so cannot comment on that....

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Roscoff, France
Reviewed 31 March 2012

The hotel is ideally located in a quiet environment. Metro station is very close. Staff are cordial and welcoming. I have stayed here a couple of times and it is a good hotel.

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3Thank Alok A
Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
Reviewed 26 February 2012

I have been there many times. It is a simple hotel but clean and it is run by a family. The neighborhood is pretty good. No facilities but a nice cost/benefit. Mr Antunes

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Villa Romantic is located in a quiet side street near the Latin Quarter, a few minutes walk from the picturesque Mouffetard street and its wonderful market place (open every day except on monday) which run into another very pleasant street : Rue Monge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Romantic

Address: 35 rue du Banquier, 75013 Paris, France (Formerly Hotel Rubens)
Region: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Gobelins
Price Range: $78 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 44
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“Room 17 can receive wi-fi signal only supposed to be available in reception (near window)”
 of 5 bubbles BobG31, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I like a floor on the first floor so that I do not have to take the small elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles cathyl9752015, 6 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The elevator is scary and extremely small!”
 of 5 bubbles 861alainh, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
“ask for a room facing the inner courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles SanSchawi, 29 Jun 2014 | Read review
“We are used to downtown living in a large city, so noise from street (fairly minimal) was fine for us. Otherwise, might want to request a room not facing the street.”
 of 5 bubbles Jo_AnneY28, 21 May 2012 | Read review
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