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Hotel Esmeralda
2 stars

Hotel Esmeralda

4 Rue Saint-Julien Le Pauvre, 75005 Paris, France
Paris, France
See location+33 1 43 54 19 20
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$225
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rate per night

7.7
Good
based on 1100 reviews
1,100 reviews
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Standard Room
Double room
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About Hotel Esmeralda

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Located in the heart of Old Paris opposite Notre-Dame Cathedral, in a building dating from 1640, this small hotel with a unique atmosphere is in an exceptional location. Most rooms offer a view of the Seine and Notre-Dame. The Esmeralda Hotel owes its fame to the best seller “Monet’s Garden” and wanted to keep its old character. As soon as you open the hotel door, you take a trip back in time. Many prominent artists and personalities have appreciated its location and its simple, old-fashioned atmosphere. Each room has its own style and is equipped with a private bathroom. This 4-story property has a 24-hour front desk and free Wi-Fi. Several restaurants and the Shakespeare & Co bookstore are just a few steps away, and the Viviani Garden is in front of the property. The Saint-Michel fountain, with the RER station which directly serves the Palace of Versailles, is less than 5 minutes away on foot. You can also reach Gare du Nord by metro.

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Amenities at Hotel Esmeralda

  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Hairdryer
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Safe
  • Cribs available
  • No smoking
  • Shower

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Free toiletries

General

  • Family rooms
  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Safe
  • Daily housekeeping

Services and conveniences

  • Room service
  • 24-hour front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking

Workspace

  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Cribs available

Reviews of Hotel Esmeralda

7.7
Good1,100 verified reviews
5.7Couples
1.6Friends
4.1Families
9.5Solo

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6.5Okay
Anonymous, Oct 2017

Pros. Location was great, I liked the fact I could open the windows nice and wide, the view overlooking the park and (to the left) Notre Dame was nice, and the front desk staff were fun and helpful.

Cons. The floor (carpet) in my room was disgusting, i.e very dirty.

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What can I expect from the beds at Hotel Esmeralda?

The hotel offers clean and comfortable beds, providing a cozy and historic experience for guests.

Is parking available at Hotel Esmeralda?

The hotel does not offer parking, but its central location provides easy access to public transportation and nearby attractions.

How is the food quality at Hotel Esmeralda?

The hotel does not provide on-site dining, but its location in the heart of the Quartier Latin offers easy access to a variety of restaurants and cafes.

What is the cleanliness like at Hotel Esmeralda?

The hotel provides clean rooms with a historic charm, offering a unique and authentic experience for guests.

What is the customer service like at Hotel Esmeralda?

The hotel staff is known for being very friendly, helpful, and accommodating, ensuring a pleasant and memorable stay for guests.

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Opt for a Room with a View

Several guests raved about the spectacular views of Notre Dame from their rooms, so consider requesting a room with a view for a memorable experience.

Be Prepared for Quirky Charm

The hotel's historic and quirky nature was appreciated by many guests, but be aware that this means small rooms, old-fashioned furnishings, and a lack of modern amenities like TVs and elevators.

Consider the Location

The hotel's location in the heart of the Quartier Latin was highly praised, offering easy access to numerous attractions, restaurants, and public transportation.

Mind the Stairs

Numerous guests mentioned the steep and narrow staircase, so if mobility is a concern, consider requesting a lower-floor room or ensuring that assistance is available for carrying luggage.

Embrace the Historic Atmosphere

Guests loved the hotel's historical charm and unique character, but it's important to note that this also means the building shows its age, which may not be suitable for those seeking modern facilities.

Check for Noise

While some guests appreciated the quiet atmosphere, others noted that the hotel's central location can lead to noise from the surrounding area, so light sleepers may want to come prepared.

Appreciate the Staff

The hotel's staff received numerous compliments for their friendliness and helpfulness, contributing to a positive guest experience.

Be Mindful of Room Size

Several guests mentioned that the rooms were small, so if space is a priority, consider inquiring about room sizes or potential upgrades.

Note the Lack of Elevator

The absence of an elevator was mentioned by several guests, so if mobility is a concern, it's important to be prepared for navigating the stairs.

Value the Unique Experience

Many guests appreciated the hotel's authentic and historic feel, emphasizing that it offers a genuine Parisian experience, but it's important to be aware of the trade-offs in terms of modern comforts.

Location

4 Rue Saint-Julien Le Pauvre, 75005 Paris

What's nearby

  • Notre Dame221 m
  • Sainte-Chapelle367 m
  • Pont Neuf0.7 km
  • Centre Pompidou1 km
  • Luxembourg Gardens1.1 km
  • Louvre Museum1.2 km
  • Place des Vosges1.4 km
  • Musée d’Orsay1.7 km
  • Jardins des Tuileries1.9 km
  • Place Vendôme2.1 km
  • Musée de l'Orangerie2.3 km
  • Musée Rodin2.3 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at Hotel Esmeralda

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FAQs when booking at Hotel Esmeralda

  • Where is Hotel Esmeralda located?

    Hotel Esmeralda is located at 4 Rue Saint-Julien Le Pauvre in 5th arrondissement, 0.7 km from the centre of Paris. Notre Dame is the closest landmark to Hotel Esmeralda.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Hotel Esmeralda?

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Hotel Esmeralda.

  • Does Hotel Esmeralda offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Hotel Esmeralda offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Hotel Esmeralda from the airport?

    Hotel Esmeralda is 13.7 km from Paris Orly.

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Good to know

Value for money

7.7

Distance to city centre

0.7 km

Nearest airport

Paris Orly

Distance to airport

14.2 km