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Hotel des Grandes Ecoles

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Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I`ve stayed at this small boutique hotel a few times and consistently been satisfied with the size and quality of the rooms as well as the rates. The neighbourhood is compact and full of places to dine, both casual and a couple up scale ones. This is student city with a few tourists sprinkled in. They have daily made service...

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 7 October 2016

What a find! This hotel is near the metro, the Pantheon and is in Hemingway's old neighborhood. The location is really convenient but away from the hustle and bustle of busy sidewalks and streets. The garden is so serene that you forget that you are in the heart of Paris. We were absolutely charmed by the atmosphere. The staff is...

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

A beautiful boutique hotel tucked into the 5th arrondissement. It has a lovely courtyard, and staff/owners feel like family. Clean and quiet, we have been here several times, and hope to return soon!!

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Sun City, Arizona
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Garden room 242 was spacious by European standards, and had a nice view of the garden. Less expensive than Arr. 6 hotels, and a good value, this hotel is in a fabulous residential neighborhood for walking, and there are beaucoup restaurants, food stores and tourist sites within an easy walk of the hotel.

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Topeka, Kansas
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We are in Paris...So Don't Sweat the Small Stuff! The Hotel des Grandes Ecoles website has few pictures, so we weren't really prepared for the tiny room accommodations! My husband joked that he could stretch his arms across the room and touch both walls!! It was really hot in Paris while we were vacationing so the lack of air conditioning...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

A lovely little Hotel in the Latin Quarter , near the Pantheon. Beautiful gardens , with outside table to sit and admire or have breakfast . Lovely breakfast of fresh croissants , baguette , jam cheese and hot coffee. Staff were very friendly, even to swapping rooms , when we asked for a room with shower and not a bath....

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Western Australia
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

This is the 3rd time we have stayed here so obviously we like it. Let's be straight, this not a fancy place - the rooms are small and have none of the extras like TV or a bar fridge. Having said that, it is in a great left bank location, lots of eating options, close to major attractions like Notre...

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Edina, Minnesota
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The hotel is quaint, comfortable, cordial, quiet, and clean. The neighborhood is a little scruffy, but not scary. It's close enough to Notre Dame and the Latin Quarter nightlife to be convenient, but not as touristy as actually staying in the Quarter. There are some great local restaurants.

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Vancouver Island, Canada
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

What the Hotel des Grandes Ecoles might lack in amenities, it more than makes up for in charm. The staff members are welcoming and always try to please. The beds are a little on the small side. Room rates are very reasonable. The rooms are tastefully decorated in traditional French wall papers. The washrooms are small but efficient. There is...

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Edmonds, Washington
Reviewed 25 August 2016

You enter Hotel des Grandes Ecoles through a large doorway directly off the street and proceed up a peaceful walkway past small tables & chairs to the reception room. The hotel is in a neighborhood with many restaurants, cafes and bars serving foods from around the world. There are also small grocery stores and a laundry near by. Our room...

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The Latin Quarter bursts with intellectual life, architectural splendour and ongoing merriment. The small streets are filled with classical buildings, student bars and lively eateries while the squares are dominated by historic monuments. The area is defined by the 800-year-old Sorbonne University, where Latin once prevailed, and is famous for the Pantheon which celebrates the great men and women of France. During the day students rush from classes to the library and intellectuals people watch from the terraced cafés. As night time falls the surrounding establishments fill up and the merriment really begins. The liveliest parts are around Rue Mouffetard, lined with crêperies and international street food eateries, and Place de la Contrescarpe characterised by terraced brasseries, this neighbourhood provides real nourishment for the mind, belly, and soul.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Hotel des Grandes Ecoles

Address: 75 rue du Cardinal Lemoine, 75005 Paris, France
Region: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Quartier Latin
Price Range: $116 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel des Grandes Ecoles 2*
Number of rooms: 50
Also Known As:
Des Grandes Ecoles Paris
Grandes Ecoles Hotel
Des Grandes Ecoles Hotel
Hotel Des Grandes Ecoles Paris
Hotel Style:
#31 Best Value Hotel in Paris
#161 Family Hotel in Paris
#231 Romantic Hotel in Paris
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“Top-floor rooms are particularly charming for anyone loving Paris”
 of 5 bubbles 120giorgiom, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 106 is close to elevator and no view. Also small with slippery bath tub. No WIFI either so do not recommend.”
 of 5 bubbles pamelat371, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“courtyard view, second floor (has elevator)”
 of 5 bubbles citizenwriter2010, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the courtyard are peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles daytripper2012, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in building closest to the entrance - easy for coming and going, very quiet. Choose middle floor - there is no elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles Merritt_B18, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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