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Smart Place Paris

Hostelworld.comUSD 72*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 11 November 2016

1) Looks a little dingy 2) I did not find too many younger people here 3) Bathroom is attached to the room and is not very clean. The hostel does not even provide hand soap. 4) Sockets/plug points are there in some beds but not in all, so it is difficult to put phones, etc on charge at night. 5)...

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Smart-Place-Team, Gérant at Smart Place Paris, responded to this review

Dear Vrinda Thank you for taking the time to express your feelings about your stay in our hotel. We would like to sincerely apologize for the different inconveniences you have met during your stay with us. We do have hand soap available at the reception desk. Do not hesitate to ask the reception next time. We already have considered and...

Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

It was fine, I really liked the location (around the corner from a popular and delicious boulangerie). The common area was small and did not invite hanging out, even though the hostel sold beers at the reception (I wouldn't consider it a "bar"). Always free coffee and tea. The beds were cot sized in the dorm room and comfortable, but...

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Smart-Place-Team, Gérant at Smart Place Paris, responded to this review

Dear dbogas, It was a pleasure hosting you during your recent stay in Paris and thank you for taking the time to write your kind review. We were also pleased to read you enjoyed our location, which is very central to all the best restaurants, cafes, bars Paris has to offer. We look forward to another opportunity to host you...

Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I was there for only one night as I came from Brussels by train and had a flight from Charles de Gaulle the next day. The location is perfect near the gare du Nord. Hostel is very clean and very friendly. Only thing to criticise is the size of the dorm, just way too small. No room for luggage for...

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Smart-Place-Team, Gérant at Smart Place Paris, responded to this review

Dear Sarah, It was a pleasure hosting you during your recent stay in Paris and thank you for taking the time to write your kind review. It was very rewarding to read that you found our reception to be very warm and accommodating to you throughout your stay with us. We have staff available 24-7 to assist you with all...

Placerville, California
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I booked a night at this hostel simply because it's the cheapest one i could find in Paris. Because of that i kept my expectations low, but it turned out to be pretty good. it's a simple hostel with all the basic facilities. Rooms were big enough, though i found the shower area pretty cramped. It's very close to Gare...

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Smart-Place-Team, Gérant at Smart Place Paris, responded to this review

Hello, It was a pleasure hosting you during your recent stay in Paris and thank you for taking the time to write your kind review. Great constructive feedback, this is the best tool we could ever use to improve our service. We are looking forward to welcoming you again at Smart Place. We were also pleased to read you enjoyed...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Friendly personnel but diabolical management. I you wanted to wash my clothes, I had to go get washing powder! And....the hotel does not have a working iron!!! Common! No ironing!!! It is not about money. Poor service

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Smart-Place-Team, Gérant at Smart Place Paris, responded to this review

Dear Alex Thank you for taking the time to express your feelings about your stay in our hotel. We would like to sincerely apologize for the different inconveniences you have met during your stay with us. We already have considered and analyzed your esteemed feedback and have noticed with concern your comments. In this respect and in order to improve,...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the private rooms of the hotel/hostel, rooms and ensuite bathroom were clean, reception staff very helpful with tour information and luggage storage. The location is convenient, a short walk from Gard du Nord and handy for taking the Eurostar. Unfortunately there was the occasional power short circuit and smoke alarms set off due to another person smoking in...

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Smart-Place-Team, Gérant at Smart Place Paris, responded to this review

Dear Danielle, It was a pleasure hosting you during your recent stay in Paris and thank you for taking the time to write your kind review. It was very rewarding to read that you found our reception to be very warm and accommodating to you throughout your stay with us. We have staff available 24-7 to assist you with all...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Stayed for 2 nights. Hotel is good for Solo traveller. Good location. Near to Metro Station. Staff is not that accommodating. Room and washroom is clean but quite small. Lift is very little. Overall the Hotel is decent and I will recommend this.

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Smart-Place-Team, Gérant at Smart Place Paris, responded to this review

Dear Acri It was a pleasure hosting you during your recent stay in Paris and thank you for taking the time to write your kind review. We were also pleased to read you enjoyed our location, which is very central to all the best restaurants, cafes, bars that Paris has to offer. Do not hesitate to come by again. Valerie...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Smart Place is located 5 mins from the Gare Du Nord metro station, this isn't the best or safest neighbourhood (not that i met any grave immediate dangers). You will see different characters lurking/loitering the area most of the time, especially after it gets dark. Do take note/into consideration if you are a solo girl travelling. That being said, i...

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Smart-Place-Team, Gérant at Smart Place Paris, responded to this review

Hi, thank you very much for your comment. We were pleased to read you enjoyed our location, which is very central to all the best restaurants, cafes, bars that Paris has to offer. We are also just minutes away from XXX, and much more! Indeed you need to be carefull at night but it is in all neighborhood in Paris...

Guadalajara, Mexico
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Excellent place. Just one block from Gare du Nord (Metro, RER B to CDG & Orly). Many restaurants around and a market across the street. Clean place. Friendly staff. Full kitchen and enough tables and chairs to eat or write. I was in room 14; 4 beds, bathroom with shower and toilet, small but OK for 26 USD per bed....

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Smart-Place-Team, Gérant at Smart Place Paris, responded to this review

Hi Juan, Thank you for your great comment! We are pleased to note that you enjoyed your stay. Indeed our location is very close to the main train/subway station. We look forward to another opportunity to host you at our property, and once again, thank you for your positive comments!

Toronto
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My favourite part about this hostel was the pokey little lift that barely fits you and your luggage inside and the picturesque balcony in our room. Though I only stayed here for one night before flying out I would recommend it for anyone passing through as comfortable hostel option.

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Smart-Place-Team, Gérant at Smart Place Paris, responded to this review

Dear, We would like to thank you very much for the time you spent on writing a review on TRIP ADVISOR following your stay at Smart Place. I was delighted to share your comments with our staff that are very happy. May I take this opportunity to thank you again for staying with us and I look forward to welcoming...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Smart Place Paris is the perfect budget hostel to experience the most of Paris. Located few meters to Gare du Nord and close to all the popular areas where the day and night life is quite animated, you will discover the most beautiful places of the french capital while enjoying a local city life. Surrounded by bars, theatres, you can easily walk to the Grands Boulevards, Opéra and Galeries Lafayette. Chose between the modern private, double or triple rooms, or share a dormitory with your friends (mixed or not). Prepare a meal in the common kitchen, relax in the lobby, stay connected with the free wifi and ask anything you need to the friendly team. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Smart Place Paris

Address: 28 rue de Dunkerque, 75010 Paris, France
Region: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Entrepôt
Price Range: $52 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Smart Place Paris 1.5*
Number of rooms: 28
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“6th floor has the best view!!”
aworldofbs, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“near to station and buses”
mariamf796, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room on higher floor may be quieter”
Genesis89, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Highest level (5th floor) for the rooms with balcony!”
jas0n11, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 14 has a window to the street, fresh air for free.”
JuanI288, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
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