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“really good hotel for price!”
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Hotel Magellan
Ranked #293 of 1,797 Hotels in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
Southampton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“really good hotel for price!”
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Stayed here for three nights. and for the price was really pleased! staff were really friendly and spoke good English. a good location near the metro. room was cosy and if we to stay in Paris again would stay again. Only slightly annoyed about we booked a taxi through reception and they clearly booked through a premium company a little out of what we would have liked to pay for a taxi as we are a young couple.

  • Stayed April 2013, travelled as a couple
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LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review, 11 March 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you ever so much for sharing your experience further your holidays on Trip Advisor site; this is highly appreciated by all of us working here at Le Magellan.

We are thrilled to read that overall you had a wonderful stay in our hotel and would like to thank you for your lovely comments.

We look forward to welcome you back at Le Magellan very soon!

Yours Sincerely,

Hélène Dequaire
Manager
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 February 2014

Really it's all been said. Handy for the Metro/RER, very helpful staff, near to plenty of restaurants (one quite cheap one at the end of the same street and open Sunday evenings), reasonable bar prices (decent house champagne €29 per bottle), rooms pretty small but well thought out and equipped, 10 mins walk from Etoile down interesting streets. Excellent continental breakfast offering, price per room with 'garden' view inc b/fast €111 per night. Happy to stay here again.

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled as a couple
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LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review, 14 February 2014
Dear Guest,

It was a real pleasure to read your review following your stay at the Magellan.

Our team constantly strives to achieve a high level of quality and we are thrilled that our services were up to your expectations. Your kind words are a true source of motivation and I will gladly pass on your comments to the entire team.

Hopefully, we will be able to welcome you again for a next stay, in a near future.

Best regards,

Hélène Dequaire
Manager
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Budapest, Hungary
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2014

Very good location (safe area, close to metro/RER, supermarket, quite even for the street-facing rooms), good breakfast (especially the fresh orange juice :), clean, good WIFI, very kind and helpful staff (prepared a small take-away pack for us, as we had to leave very early in the morning). Overall satisfied with the service, good value for money, recommended!

  • Stayed February 2014, travelled with friends
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LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review, 12 February 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you very much for your recent stay at Le Magellan. Your comments on TripAdvisor have been duly shared with the team who made such a great impression on you.

I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the comfort of one of our rooms And your mention of the breakfast is important as we strive to make it healthy and delicious.

I look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back here.

Yours sincerely,

Hélène Dequaire
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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2014

Initial misunderstanding was sorted out by the lady at reception.
Thank you for making an executive decision.
Easily done when you are in charge :-)
Comfortable rooms
Free working WiFi (always a bonus)
Slightly disappointed with reception at breakfast and feel that had we not commandeered an empty table we would still be standing there now.
Redeemed by fresh orange juice.
Will remember to go down to breakfast earlier next time as there was a reluctance to replenish as the time allotted for breakfast was approaching its close.
Room service prices are just ridiculously extortionate for the portions offered.
Driving and Parking in this part of Paris was very easy.(weekend parking is free)
Loads of restaurants and shops within walking distance.
Excellent Farmers market (off Avenue Niel) within 5mins walk with seriously good food on sale.
Parking very easy
Enjoyed my Birthday weekend and will come back again

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  • Stayed January 2014, travelled with family
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LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review, 3 February 2014
Dear Guest,

We would like to sincerely thank you for sharing your comment via Tripadvisor.

We are pleased to read your positive notes in regards to the location and the atmosphere of our hotel's surroundings.

We hope we will host you again very soon.

Do not hesitate to visit our Facebook page or our official website for special promotions and our best rates!

Once again, thank you very much and we already look forward to your next visit.

Kind regards,

Hélène Dequaire
Manager
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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79 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2014

The good rating is appropriate, this hotel blends very well several ingredients:
Very convenient location being 5-10 mins from the Arc de Triomphe.
The nearest Metro/RER station (Pereire) is just 5 minutes away.
A special mention to the breakfast, almost everything you want, including a fresh orange juice made on the spot, good bakery products and a very nice hall.
The white bed linen is a plus.
The staff is very attentive and welcoming.
The rooms are small but this is the obvious compromise to pay in a big city, the rooms have good layout and enough space for your belongings and luggage.
I imagine that the inner garden in spring and summer is lovely, but I have been there in January....
the wifi works well, the free option is good enough for general purposes.
definitely recommended to leisure and business travellers.
very effective blinds/shutters

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  • Stayed January 2014, travelled with friends
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LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review, 22 January 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments through Tripadvisor regarding your recent stay at Le Magellan.

We are delighted to read that you were satisfied with our hotel and services.

We sincerely hope to welcome you soon.

Best regards,

Hélène Dequaire
Manager
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Lisbon, Portugal
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2014

Two minutes walking to the Metro and five or six Metro stations to the city center.
Very nice hotel, friendly staff. Quiet neighbourhood. Confortable and cosy accomodations with a nice patio. Good buffet breakfast.

  • Stayed December 2013
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LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review, 22 January 2014
Dear Guest,

We thank you for choosing Le Magellan for your recent stay in Paris and for taking time to share your experience.

All the staff was happy to make your stay enjoyable and thank you again for your comment.

Kind regards,

Hélène Dequaire
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Frankfurt, Germany
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418 reviews
127 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 247 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2013

This is your classical little snug hotel in Paris. This area of Paris is quieter but it is about ten minute walk to Arch de Triomphe. There is parking available at around 20 Euros a night. Free wifi and small rooms.

  • Stayed June 2013, travelled on business
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LNDEKER, Directeur général at Hotel Magellan, responded to this review, 8 January 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and taking the time to register your feedback online.

We look forward to welcoming you again in the near future.

With Kindest Regards,

Hélène Dequaire
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Property: Hotel Magellan
Address: 17 rue Jean Baptiste Dumas, 75017 Paris, France
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Region: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Batignolles-Monceau
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service
Hotel Style:
#31 Best Value Hotel in Paris
#268 Romantic Hotel in Paris
#444 Business Hotel in Paris
#505 Family Hotel in Paris
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Magellan 3*
Number of rooms: 72
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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