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Hotel Magellan

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Reviewed 4 August 2013

The rooms are well appointed, the windows are brand new, the bed is comfortable. The bathrooms are spotless. Yes, there is no a/c but the other strengths offset this issue. The front desk is always staffed and cleaning staff are ever present and always working. I' ve read some of the other reviews. A few are off-base. I would definitely...

Thank Rik S
LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so happy to read that you had such a great time here at the Magellan Hotel. We greatly appreciate it and we can’t wait to see you around our lobby again very soon! We encourage you to add us on Facebook to learn about all the great things we have going on in our city! Sincerly,...

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2013

hotel fine for a short stay went in july,had problems with the room would not lock but got moved,rooms very hot no air-conditioning,a little noisey on street side,free safe,all you can eat continental breakfast,meats cheese,juice yoghurt,no hot food only eggs is you boil your self,small rooms but you only sleep in them,5-8 minute walk to nearest metro 10-15 minute walk...

Thank robSheffield
LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your comments. Several customers complained about the heat this summer in Paris and inside the hotel. We are studying the possibility of installing the air conditioning. It should work before the next year. We gave all summer to our clients ventilators and we regret that you were not able to obtain one from your...

Reviewed 31 July 2013

We stayed at the Hotel Magellan July 19-23 2013. I chose this hotel because of location to the Champ des Elysees as we were in Paris for the finish of the Tour de France. This hotel is about a 15 minute walk to the Arc de Triomphe. It is a small hotel with small rooms, narrow hallways and no ac...

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Reviewed 27 July 2013 via mobile

I travelled with my sister to Paris for 4 nights and our stay in Magellan was great. We stayed at a room on the ground floor that faced the courtyard. At first I was unhappy about the ground floor but when I came into the room I was surprised. The view is ok, the room is spacious, the bathroom is...

2Thank Monica S
LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your compliments about our hotel during your recent stay and are delighted to learn that you appreciate our installations and our services. We hope to have again the pleasure of you welcomed. Regards, Hélène Dequaire Manager

Reviewed 23 July 2013

We stayed at the magellan hotel paris for three nights in what must have been the hottest weekend, so we really could have done with air conditioning but that aside every thing else about the hotel was as we were expecting, friendly and helpful staff, ,its also got a very nice courtyard. The hotel is only a 10 minute walk...

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1Thank Paul C
LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review

Sir, We are delighted to learn that your stay was pleasant to you. I shall not miss to transmit your compliments to my associates. We thank you for your comments and we are impatient to welcome you again in our hotel ! Regards, Hélène Dequaire Manager

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 22 July 2013

Was hoping for a nice stay at a hotel in a local neighborhood. Was sorely disappointed. No. Air conditioning, room like a sauna in July!.. To top it off went to courtyard to escape heat in the room and was told we had to buy a drink from the bar or leave! Ridiculous..

1Thank bob d
LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review

Dear Sir, We are really disappointed to know we did not meet your expectations but the last two weeks were particularly hot. We know the lack of air conditionning is our most bad point and normally it previous to set up in 2015. Meanwhile the only thing we can purpose to our guest is fan and I understand that is...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 22 July 2013

My friend and I spent a week there. We simply loved the hotel. The staffs are very kind and friendly. The metro is very closed and there are lot of restaurants close by. The room is very good and I felt like home. I highly recommend this hotel and especially if you are planning to travel to Paris to explore...

Thank anakerolyne
LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your comment comment stay and are delighted that your stay passed well. Everything is made here to try to satisfy all our customers, our hotel is a place of very pleasant and peaceful life. We hope to have the pleasure to welcome you again soon among us. Regards, Hélène Dequaire Manager

Birkirkara, Malta
Reviewed 21 July 2013

We booked via Bookings.com 3 months before. we were given a room situated in a building sharing the same internal courtyard, on the second floor, without lift. No a/c, no fan with temperatures up to 28 dig, 2 windows from 3 were locked. Could not sleep at night. We had no choice but accept as hotel was full. staff and...

Thank Austin G
Reviewed 10 July 2013

We stayed 5 nights at the Hotel Magellan which is very well located close to some good local restaurants, Laundromat, convenience stores and only a 5 minute walk to 2 metro stops and a 10 minute walk to the Arc de Triomphe. The rooms were both clean and comfortable with free wi fi. Hotel staff were always available and helpful....

3Thank Peter J
LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review

Fear Guest, We thank you for your opinion and comments positive on the hotel Magellan. As you the indicated the key point of Magellan it is the staff. Know that we are very careful in the hospitality and the quality of our service. Consider on us as still others " remarkable stay ". Don't hesitate to contact us in direct...

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 7 July 2013

We stayed at the hotel for 3 nights, got a great rate on their website and after checking the reviews decided to go for it. We did not spend a lot of time in the hotel or in our room, we basically slept there and had breakfast. Pros: The hotel is very conveniently located, 10-15min walk to Arc de Triomphe...

Thank JR R
LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your comments. The air conditioning is for the next year ! The hotel reception gives customers of fans. We regret that you were not able to take advantage of it. We hope to have the pleasure to welcome you again soon among us to the hotel Magellan. Regards, Hélène Dequaire Manager

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
CHARMING HOTEL WITH INDOOR GARDEN, A SHORT WALK FROM THE PLACE DE L'ETOILE AND THE PALAIS DES CONGRES. Near to the Arc of Triumph and the Congress center from Porte Maillot, the hotel offers guests an unexpected garden in the heart of Paris's 17th arrondissement. Whether you are in Paris for business or leisure, you will find all the benefits and services of an attractive privately run hotel at the Magellan, at the crossroads of the main business centers and tourist attractions. Next to the Boulevard Pereire Gardens, the hotel is in the style of the surrounding Hausmann architecture, sheltered from bustle of Paris's busier streets. ... more   less 

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Address: 17 rue Jean Baptiste Dumas, 75017 Paris, France
Region: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Batignolles-Monceau
Price Range: $115 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Magellan 3*
Number of rooms: 72
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Magellan Hotel Paris
Hotel Magellan Paris
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#64 Best Value Hotel in Paris
#269 Romantic Hotel in Paris
#444 Business Hotel in Paris
#506 Family Hotel in Paris
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“Rooms are small but adequate. Very few outlets to plug in devices. I use a CPAP and had to sleep on the bed in reverse as no outlets against the headboard wall.”
 of 5 bubbles CaptainFantastic747, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms are not large, but they are pleasant.”
 of 5 bubbles martindS4056NO, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There's a seperate building in the back of the hotel, through the courtyard, which tends to be a bit more quiet, no elevator though”
 of 5 bubbles es9292016, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Facing the garden is a little bit more money but offers a nice quiet sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles gmbtfm, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If the weather allows, do enjoy the garden for breakfast!”
 of 5 bubbles maarjav2016, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
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