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Villa Daubenton by HappyCulture

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Wassenaar, The Netherlands
Reviewed 25 December 2014

What a nice place to stay when you are in Paris. The place is to remember. The appartment is looking good. It was clean en calm. With really french vieuws. And what friendly people are working here. The want to make mij stay to a real holiday. Thanks for everything. When i am coming back to Paris , i came...

3Thank Jacqueline V
Villa-Daubenton, Directeur général at Villa Daubenton by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Jacquelin, thank you for your nice words. We were very happy having you at the Villa Daubenton. Olsen and the rest of the staff of the hotel will be pleased to see you soon. Warms regards, Isabel MORALES

near Washington, DC
Reviewed 18 December 2014

If you are visiting Paris as a family, and don't need or want fancy hotel fripperies, you could do a lot worse than Villa Daubenton, whose rooms approximate small apartments with, e.g., a bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, dining room/additional bedroom (2 twin beds?), and even a washing machine (no dryer, but there is a drying rack). It's on a tiny street...

2Thank snowburds
Villa-Daubenton, Directeur général at Villa Daubenton by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Hi! thank you for your feedback! I am glad the equipment of the apartment suits you. Concerning the name of the street, as you mentioned it, this name is due to the historical presence of an old crossbow there. It will be nice seeing you and your family back in Paris! Our best regards, Isabel

Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights at end of November,using it as a base for sightseeing in Paris and visiting Disneyland .Found the reception staff excellent nothing to much trouble, Will stay here on our return to Paris in the future.

2Thank JonCliff
Villa-Daubenton, Directeur général at Villa Daubenton by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Cliff, always a pleasure hearing from you! thank you for sharing your experience at the Villa Daubenton. We will be pleased to see you soon in Paris. Sincerely, Isabel

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 30 November 2014

We stayed 3 nights with my wife and 2 teenagers. The unit we had was a good size for a family of 4 and for European standards. Location is close to the METRO and lots of restaurants and shops. Everything was as advertised and the staff was friendly and helpful. We will definitely recommend and stay there on our next...

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Villa-Daubenton, Directeur général at Villa Daubenton by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Gavin, first of all, thank you for choosing the Villa Daubenton for your accomodation in Paris. As you said, we can be proud of proposing a large space (rare in Paris as you know...!) Looking forward to being the destination of your next trip! Best regards, Isabel

Haarlem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 November 2014

We had a perfect weekend at the Resindence Villa Daubeton app with our family in the blue apartment on the first floor. The apartment had two good bedrooms and the fifth bed was in the living room on the couch. In addition, two lovely bathrooms with all conveniences. The kitchen was small but have you will need limited. The living...

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Villa-Daubenton, Directeur général at Villa Daubenton by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Ermajuloc, it was so good having you and your familly at the Villa Daubenton last October! As you said, the velib is a good alternative to discover the city and for that we have several stations around the hotel. Best regards for all of you and the staff and me will be awaiting to your next stay! Sincerely, Isabel

Reviewed 8 October 2014

Just returned from our annual family trip to Paris in October to see the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe. This year we decided to book an apartment for the long weekend stay rather than a hotel, and decided on Villa Daubenton. The area in which it was located seemed safe and quiet, and was only a short walk from the...

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Villa-Daubenton, Directeur général at Villa Daubenton by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Jezboy, thank you for your recommendation and I am glad you had a nice family trip in Paris! If you prefer the large space of our apartments to stay in family, do not hesitate to contact us for future requests. We may find the best proposal for you! Best regards, Isabel

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 5 October 2014

Convenient if you are staying in Paris for more than several days. The living room, kitchen makes it more bearable than the cramped hotel rooms that you normally get in Paris. This place is a little ways from the heart of St Germain, so you may have to take the metro for a couple extra stops. Also make sure to...

1Thank gsbmst
Villa-Daubenton, Directeur général at Villa Daubenton by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for giving your feedback and sharing with everyone. I am glad the apartment was convenient for you. However I am sorry you feel a lack of concierge service. We loved giving our best advice and we do our best to satisfy our guest requests. I look forward to your next stay at the Villa Daubenton. Sincerely, Isabel

Reviewed 3 October 2014

We had a very large studio suite on the main floor, room 002 and it was brand new, very clean. Olsen was on the desk when we arrived and made us feel quite welcome. He was very helpful getting us more hangers, a corkscrew and other kitchen items plus some supplies! He also gave us great advice about what sites...

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Villa-Daubenton, Directeur général at Villa Daubenton by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. and Mr. Brown, thank you for sharing your experience with other tourists and I am glad you enjoyed your stay at the studio 002. Olsen is always pleased helping and giving the best advice to our guests. We always try to make your stay as easy and enjoyable as possible. And he as well as the rest of...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 16 September 2014

We had a pleasant stay at this hotel. The apartment was clean and spacious. We arrived a bit earlier than expected and the room wasn't ready. Nevertheless, Isabel the manager, was extremely helpful and stowed our luggage so we could sightsee while the apartment was being prepared.

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Villa-Daubenton, Directeur général at Villa Daubenton by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Sandra, it's a pleasure hearing from you! thank you for sharing your experience and I'm looking forward to see you again in Paris. Best regards for you and your lovely family! Isabel

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Our room was a small appartment with a double bed and a pullout couch and adequate room for all four of us. We had a small kitchen with a fridge and stove. Best of all was the balcony, overlooking a small green area. Great staff, located near good shops and restaurants, on the third floor so noise was not a...

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Villa-Daubenton, Directeur général at Villa Daubenton by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Hi Paul, thank you for your opinion! I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that you appreciated the service of the staff. Do not hesitate to come back again for your next stop at the French's capital! Best regards, Isabel

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Villa Daubenton is an Apart Hotel in Paris center. Ideally located in the Latin neighbourhood, near the Pantheon and the Cathedral of Notre-Dame, two steps from the rue Mouffetard in the 5th arrondissement. The apart Hotel Villa Daubenton has 17 spacious studios and apartments that can welcome between 1 and 6 people, and offers unique comfort and services. Our apartments are perfect for families. Feel like at home ! As a hotel member of the HappyCulture Collection, enjoy of a free access to Netflix and popcorns in all apartments. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Daubenton by HappyCulture

Address: 34 rue de l Arbalete, 75005 Paris, France
Region: France > Ile-de-France > Paris
Price Range: RM635 - RM1,386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Villa Daubenton by HappyCulture 1*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Residence Villa Daubenton Hotel Paris
Residence Hotel Daubenton
Residence Hotel Paris
Villa Daubenton
Hotel Style:
#195 Family Hotel in Paris
#313 Romantic Hotel in Paris
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“if you chose an apartment, you will have a full kitchen.”
R9114OWdanielp, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Second floor room was perfect. Hotel is on a side street, not too much noise.”
667christinas, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Take a taxi to here from the airport or Eurostar train as walking with luggage from the metro train could be a bit of a hike.”
RobynA60, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had two quite different rooms and found they were both quiet and comfortable.”
Policygirl, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Be very nice to the staff to get a good room!”
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