Normandy Hotel

6.7
Good

Based on 4,706 reviews
 
7 Rue de l'Echelle, 75001 Paris, , France
  +33 1 42 60 30 21
Normandy Hotel - Paris, France
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Distance to city center 0.7 mi
Location rating 9.7
Nearest Airport Paris Orly
Distance to airport 9.6 mi

Rooms

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Standard Rooms

$101+

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$111 per night

Double Rooms

$120+

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$131 per night
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$146 per night

Classic Rooms

$100+

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Superior Rooms

$167+

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attractions in paris in 29 reviews
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  • Excellent
    Feb 2017
    10.0

    Great

    Location, service, room

  • Okay
    Sep 2016
    5.7

    Fine, but don't expect effort.

    When I checked in they were great. Friendly, helpful, quick, and responsive. Good location, and great neighbourhood. The room was outdated but a great size, and bathroom a good size. I had a lot of storage space and free wifi is always a plus.

    Once I checked in, I found BOTH lock boxes in my room didn't work. There was a hole in the wall where the AC tube went, meaning it never got really properly cold. I asked for cutlery one morning and the room service phone attendant hung up on me, and concierge told me to get it myself.

  • Okay
    May 2016
    5.7

    The hotel was very clean and in a great location. The staff was very quick to address any complaints

    Old and badly in need of a refurbishment. First room we were in had peeling wall paper and extremely beat up carpets. Second room was an improvement but still outdated.

  • Excellent
    May 2016
    8.5

    Exactly what we expected. Perfect for what we need

    We just checked out yesterday. The location was perfect. The staff speaks fluent English and will happily give directions. They allowed us to keep our luggage there before check-in time so we could wander around. We lost our room key somewhere and they made us a new one, no questions asked and no extra charge. The room included shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, lotion, mini fridge, hair dryer and safe. Shower, sink, toilet, TV, bed, WiFi, everything was fine. The room temperature stayed very comfortable. The windows open to the street, so you get a perfect view for people watching. It's super close to the Louvre! Plenty of shopping and dining nearby. We were able to walk most of our trip. I felt safe in the room and the surrounding streets. I'd stay here again!

    The hair dryer was very, very weak and old, however it got the job done. It was like a hose coming out of the wall. If I did it again, I'd still choose to leave mine at home and use the hotel's. It smelled like cigarettes, but that wasn't a huge deal. Everyone in Europe smokes, so you're going to smell like it regardless. It's not super fancy, but it was perfect for what we needed. The decor is very Napoleonic, maybe even a little gaudy, but I thought it was neat. Kind of a Wes Anderson feel. It was clean. Just old. We spend very little time in the hotel room anyway. There is a lot of street noise, but with the windows shut, it blocks out most (except for the horns, but I got used to it!). I'm a light sleeper and didn't have trouble sleeping.

  • Good
    Apr 2016
    7.7

    Great location, very outdated and worn out

    Great location, wifi worked excellent, huge bathroom, decent size room, cheap for the location.

    Everything in the room was old and worn out. Windows leaked air terribly, heat was not turned on when we arrived, took a while to warm up the room. Hair dryer looked like something about 50 years old, barely any air coming out, sinks were cracked and one of them did not drain properly.

  • Mediocre
    Feb 2016
    4.0

    You get what you pay for

    I enjoyed the breakfast as well as the access to the areas close by.

    The hotel is in need of multiple repairs, or at least finish the ones in the guests rooms. My room had multiple hole and cracks in the wall, the bathroom had a shower curtain pulled out of the tile as well.

  • Excellent
    Dec 2015
    8.2

    Give your review a headline

    Hotel is great. Needs some renovation. Staff very friendly, especially a bartender named Raphael. This boy is so inviting that he will continue to attract more custumers to the Normandy.

    A suggestion: Room service is poor and the hotel rely on an outside caterer which can be very inconveniencing when a guest needs to dine at a late hour.

  • Okay
    Jun 2015
    6.0

    It was a 4 Star in 1940

    The staff was friendly and helpful. Great location.

    It seems as if the hotel hasn't been updated since the 1940's. The entire facility could use a facelift. A 2 star facilities with a 4 star staff.

  • Okay
    Jun 2015
    5.7

    Same 30 years later

    The location

    I staid at this hotel in 1981. Today the place llks exactly the same. Old furniture!!! Need to remove old wallpaper!! Hotel has 4 stars due tothe lication Will not staythere again

  • Okay
    May 2015
    5.7

    There were menu's in the rooms for room service, a

    The people were great, the rooms were quaint, The bar was pretty You can not beat their location 40 steps to the Louvre'. The bed was uncomfortable and small.

    The bar was expensive, The rooms need over hauling, wall paper peeling from the walls, the paint had not been touched in years and the shower door and towel holders were falling off the walls.

  • Okay
    Apr 2015
    5.7

    Hotel is like an expensive old poorly maintained c

    1. Great location: close to Louvre, metro, and places to eat. Great for being able to explore many parts of Paris by walking or taking the close metro line. The nearby Metro stop can also take you to the train station quickly which is very helpful. 2. Staff: Very kind and helpful, patient, understanding, and are very knowledgable. They made out first stay in Paris much better. 3. Overall: Good hotel for a trip to Paris if you want to see a lot in a short time due to location. Also, if you are unfamiliar with Paris, the staff are very good and will help you find your way around, buy tickets to shows, get to museums, find places to eat, and do anything else you want to do in such a wonderful city. Really enjoyed my stay, besides the room (Rooms are clean though).

    1. Misleading: I'm sure the hotel was nice, many years ago. The entrance and lobby are actually quite nice (as you can see by the pictures), but the rooms are literally falling apart. 2. Broken faucet (would not drain water), Broken shower (the water sprayer would not stay up high enough, so unless you are 4ft tall or a small child showering is a difficult task resulting in a bathroom filled with water, Broken door (bathroom door would not close, annoying if staying with family) 3. Room: Hot (no air conditioning), very old looking (and smelling) 4. 4 stars or 2 stars?: The hotel is advertised as 4 stars (outside the hotel you can also see 4 bright shining stars) but should be 2 stars until the facilities are improved. However, with such a great location and service, I can see how it was 4 stars. Years later, It is 2 (maybe 3 if you get a nice room). After renovation this hotel will be worthy of 4 stars and will be the perfect hotel for a leisure or business trip to Paris.

  • Excellent
    Jun 2014
    8.6

    Staff are nice. Location is excellent. Exterior of the building is nice.

    Aside from the lobby, the interior of the building needs an update. No A/C and the high temperatures during my stay were in the mid 80s. There should have been a fan in the room.

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Overview

With a stay at Normandy Hotel in Paris (Paris City Centre), you'll be steps from Rue de Rivoli and 3 minutes by foot from Palais Royal. Featured amenities include a computer station, luggage storage, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

6.7 Good

Based on 4,706 reviews

9.7

Location

6.5

Service

2.8

Amenities

2.4

Vibe

Check in

2:00 PM

Check out

12:00 PM

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Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

ATM on-site
Internet
Wi-Fi
Concierge service
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
24hr front desk
Safe
Airport shuttle
Storage available
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Elevator
Business center
Parking (surcharge)
Babysitting or child care
Laundry facilities
Room service
Express check out
Hairdryer
Cable or satellite TV
Air-conditioned

Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Louvre Museum 429 yd
  • Jardins des Tuileries 0.3 mi
  • Place Vendôme 0.3 mi
  • Musée d’Orsay 0.4 mi
  • Musée de l'Orangerie 0.6 mi
  • Opéra Garnier 0.6 mi

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Getting Around

Paris Orly 9.6 mi
Paris Charles de Gaulle 14.2 mi
Paris Chatelet/Les Halles 0.6 mi
Paris-Gare de l'Est 1.5 mi

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