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Hotel de la Mare

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Located in the heart of Menilmontant, the hotel has been completly renovated in 2012. All rooms include a fully equiped kitchenette (microwave, fridge, boiler, dishes, coffee, tea, sugar, salt, pepper, etc.) So that you can be immediatly independant. Flat screen 32" TV, Wifi in all rooms without any additional charge.On the ground floor, 2 suites and 3 studios with their own private bathroom. On the first floor, 7 studios which share common bathroom space (2 showers and 2 toilets) at a very affordable price.200M away from the Parc de Belleville, 500m from La Bellevilloise or La Maroquinerie, the hotest spots in Paris for alternative scenes, 500m or less from the best restaurants and very calm.What else? Direct metro and bus lines for Montmartre, Champs Elysees, Le Marais, etc.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Microwave
Minibar
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Hidden Gems
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Full view
97Great for walkers
Grade: 97 out of 100
107Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
25Attractionswithin 0.5 km
Contact
20, rue de la Mare, 75020 Paris France
Name/address in local language
Getting there
Orly Field16 km
Charles De Gaulle Airport19 km
Pyrénées7 min
Ménilmontant7 min
Neighbourhood
Belleville / Père Lachaise
At the eastern edge of Paris lies Belleville / Père Lachaise, an understated wonderland of local treasures. Alongside the world-famous cemetery, family-owned delicatessens and cafés nestle between local stores and establishments. The richness of the population here has created a little Chinatown of Asian restaurants, and the area comes to life at night by a funky underground scene. Façades change from one street to another as one passes from white walled provincial homes to tall blocks and reconverted homes. The whole area is an inspirational mix of people from all corners of the world frequented by artists, students, immigrants, and Parisian families. Once home to supporters of the Paris commune, its rebellious nature is now offset by its rural charms.
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We are very experienced travelers and picked this Hotel due to location near a concert venue we were visiting. What a great surprise, this was one of best values for cost we have experienced in Europe. The little artsy map they provide is an essential tour guide for getting
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The hotel is located in a diverse neighborhood, where it is easy to shop in a market, walk to numerous bus and train lines and to a wide variety of eateries. I was personally thanked by a shopkeeper for staying within the neighborhood where everyday Parisians live and work, when
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Response from Catherine D, Gérant at Hôtel de la Mare
Responded 24 Nov. 2018
Thank you for your nice review! Our area, Ménilmontant, is getting every year more vibrant and younger: lots of places to discover! And our guests also appreciate the direct 96 bus line which takes you very fast to the center of Paris (Le Marais, Notre-Dame, etc.). We hope to see you back soon!
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Firstly the price. I paid €113 for a room that was very functional. Think Campanile or Ibis-style functional. Bed, ensure, kitchenette area and desk cleverly fitted in. But nothing nice about it, no feeling of comfort, and expensive for what you get. Paris prices! My room was
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Response from Catherine D, Gérant at Hôtel de la Mare
Responded 24 Nov. 2018
Thank you for your long review. We appreciate you considered your room as very functional: that's the idea, we want our guests to feel comfortable and independent. Talking about the temperature, each and every room has its own radiators, turn them on or off any time of the year, from January 1sr to Decembre 31st, adjust the temperature as you wish. There must have been a misunderstanding with our concierge: just the corridors and other common rooms are usually not heated before mid october... Sorry for that! With our best regards,
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I stayed in Paris with my wife for about 10 days. The hotel was execelente for us. We stayed in the room that had kitchen and it looked like we were in our house. Location good! Good price! And a very cool and equipped place. Service was also very good! I'll be back soon!
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Response from Catherine D, Gérant at Hôtel de la Mare
Responded 18 Sep. 2018
Thank you very much Daniel for your enthusiastic review. We also had pleasure to have you on board during this quite long period! When you come next time, no worry if you do not have the same room, all of them have a small kitchen fully equiped! Be back soon!
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This was such a pleasant surprise -- a great deal, too. I had a private room with my own bathroom, plus a lovely little kitchenette.The facilities are so clean and modern in a simple way, with recently updated fixtures and such. In my past visits to Paris, I've stayed closer to
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Response from Catherine D, Gérant at Hôtel de la Mare
Responded 18 Sep. 2018
Dear Rebecca, We are very happy you enjoyed your stay in our hotel located in the heart of Ménilmontant. Thank you for mentionning the kindness of our staff, they always do their best to help our guests in any matter. We are looking forward to having you back with us!
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Hello Young people! Yes, we do accept guests under 18 without adults after having a contact with the parents: a phone call followed by a written confirmation. La Réception
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Dear Sandy, You like Eiffel Tower, so do we! 1. You can ride there form the hotel, non problem. Bikes are available everywhere in Paris, Velib is the name of the game. More info on the official velib site. There are 2 velib stations near the hotel. But be aware there is very few special bike lanes in Paris, it might be quite dangerous for a novice. And to come back from the Eiffel Tower, you will have to ride up the hill of Ménilmontant. Metro is more adapted for the return. 2. With the metro, we recommend to start at Ménilmontant (500m from the hotel) and go to Victor Hugo (direct line) and walk 10 minutes to discover the Eiffel Tower from the hill of Trocadéro. A great approach! 3. Please come directly to us by mail for your changes, for sure we will find a way to meet your request. Talk to you soon!
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I would like know the about check in and check out time?
Check-in and check-out can be done from 8am till 10pm. Our guests can stay in their room until 12 and can access to the rooms from 3pm. Luggage can be stored before checking-in and afteer checking-out without any fee. Any special arrangement is possible on demand. Best regards, La Réception
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Is your Senior Suite air conditioned?
Dear Amin, Thank you for your question. Our hotel is equiped with a global mechanical air renewal system but not with airco. During the summertime, we provide each room with a electrical fan. All the best, La Reception
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Hi there I stayed and booked through, booking. Com. In September 2015, from my knowledge they only let out a few rooms to travelers. Which are away from the permanent residents. Don't be put off by that, as my first time in France on my own. I had no problems, no hassle or noise the staff are GREAT!!! The rooms are on the ground floor, I had a couple staying in the room next door. You have your own walk in shower, able to cook for yourself, clean room with all the things you could need. And if it's not there ask staff, they will help. I booked and sent an email, asking if I could go to my room, early due to arriving early. Not a problem I did get in earlier than booking time. I had a little wait for my room, only because it was being cleaned. So I sat in there court yard, the cleaner kindly gave me a cold drink and wiped, the chair dry as she just cleaned them. To only good if you speak French, I was not worried as I didn't go to. Sit in a room and watch tv, tip take one off there business cards, with you. As it may help if you get lost. As it's got the address on it, jump in a taxi dropped off right at the door.
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"1 thru 3 have small courtyard."
"For two individuals the suite offered enough separation for each adult. Rooms are dark so easy to sleep, sleep, sleep."
"We stayed on the ground floor and hear no one else the whole time"
"go elsewhere"
"any room you get it will good, dont worry about what you get"
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PRICE RANGE
USD 81 - USD 157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
FranceIle-de-FranceParisBelleville20th Arr. - MénilmontantBelleville / Père Lachaise
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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