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Hotel Brighton - Esprit de France

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2014

Spent 5 nights at the Brighton Hotel from Oct. 2 thru Oct. 7, 2014. Most impressive was the great staff. They were very helpful, professional and friendly. Since our last stay in 2000, the hotel has been completely renovated. We had a beautiful room, free wifi and a fantastic breakfast everyday. Of course, this hotel has one of the best... More 

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Frédéric C, General Manager at Hotel Brighton - Esprit de France, responded to this review

Dear Kirk L, Thank you so much for the wonderful review of Hotel Brighton further tou your recent stay with us. I am really glad to know that you enjoyed your second stay with us and that you loved the new design scheme since your last visit to Paris. Thank you for complimenting the team; I will pass on your... More 

McLean, United States
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17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2014

This is our second visit to Hotel Brighton. As the other reviews have stated, the location couldn't be better. The staff is delightful, catering to Americans and Japanese travelers. The rooms are small but very comfortable. The breakfast is delicious! The manager spoke to us at length, giving us restaurant suggestions as well as hotel suggestions in London. We highly... More 

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Frédéric C, General Manager at Hotel Brighton - Esprit de France, responded to this review

Dear Susie M, I am delighted to know that you enjoyed your second stay at Hotel Brighton. Thank you for writing this lovely comment about the hotel and I am glad to lnow that you were well looked after by my team. One of the great features about Hotel Brighton is that no two rooms are similar to each other,... More 

Hampshire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 16 October 2014

My wife and I have just returned from a long weekend break in Paris staying at the Hotel Brighton.This hotel is in a fabulous location on the Rue de Rivoli directly opposite The Louvre, facing the beautiful Tuileries Gardens and the River Seine. It's a very short walk to the Place de la Concord, the Champs Elysees and two metro... More 

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Frédéric C, General Manager at Hotel Brighton - Esprit de France, responded to this review

Dear Martin A, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review about Hotel Brighton. I am really glad to know that you enjoyed your experience with us and I will personally pass on your compliments to my team. I agree with you regarding the location of the hotel, walking distance to all the historic monuments of Paris... More 

Carefree, Arizona, United States
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2014

My husband and I spent 5 days at the Hotel Brighton from October 3 - 8. I wish to commend the staff at the reception desk for all their help. We were delayed in arriving due to weather and our luggage did not arrive with us. In fact, it was not delivered until midnight Saturday night. The staff did their... More 

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2 Thank Francine M
Frédéric C, General Manager at Hotel Brighton - Esprit de France, responded to this review

Dear Francine M, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review. I am delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience with us and I will personally pass on your compliments to my team. I agree with you regarding the location of the hotel, walking distance to all the historic monuments of Paris and yet so very... More 

Longboat Key, Florida
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19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2014

The Hotel Brighton is located in the exact center of Paris, facing the Tuilleries. It is a perfect spot for folks spending just three-four days in Paris. This was our second stay and it was as pleasant and enjoyable as the first. Our large third floor room with small (standing room only) terrace provided views of the Eiffel Tower, the... More 

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Frédéric C, General Manager at Hotel Brighton - Esprit de France, responded to this review

Dear RJ/HM, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review fo Hotel Brighton. I am delighted to know that you enjoyed your second stay with us and that it was as good as your first visit. Thank you for complimenting my team, I will personally pass on your comments to them. Together with my team at the... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2014 via mobile

The Hotel Brighton has many positives, including a great position on the Rue de Rivoli opposite the Tuileries Gardens and a very short walk to the Place de la Concord, Champs Élysées, Eifffel Tower, The Louvre. It is steps away from a metro station that allows easy access to most Parisian attractions. Our room was light, quiet and spacious with... More 

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Frédéric C, General Manager at Hotel Brighton - Esprit de France, responded to this review

Dear Ken M, Let me take this opportunity to thank you for sharing your personal comments on TripAdvisor and for your constructive feedback. I am saddened and disappointed to hear that your experience at the Brighton Hotel did not live up to our usual level of service. Please be assured that your comments regarding the service at reception desk has... More 

Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2014

After researching hotels for our first trip to Paris - we decided on the Hotel Brighton and booked a "view" room. Our room was #413 and we were lucky enough to have TWO windows that you could step up & out to a tiny balcony with amazing views of the Eiffel Tower (lights twinkle for a few minutes on the... More 

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Frédéric C, General Manager at Hotel Brighton - Esprit de France, responded to this review

Dear Alwaysreadytotravel, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review. I am delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience with us and I will personally pass on your compliments to Ancelmo. I agree with you regarding the location of the hotel, walking distance to all the historic monuments of Paris and yet so very close to... More 

Adelaide, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 October 2014

This hotel is so fantastic. Don't waste your money on the most expensive hotels in Paris. Location is everything! We are so glad we stayed at the Brighton Hotel as it was really what we wanted. We spent most of our day out in Paris so we wanted somewhere nice, clean and close to all the sights of Paris to... More 

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Frédéric C, General Manager at Hotel Brighton - Esprit de France, responded to this review

Dear Erica M, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review about our hotel and I am delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience with us. Please accept my apologies for the situation you have had with our communal computer, I have taken steps to ensure this will not happen again in the future. I do... More 

Devizes
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2014

This hotel is a real gem. I would describe it as a "boutique" hotel, small but well- appointed. The best rooms face the Tuileries gardens and Rue de Rivoli and although the road is busy, the windows are well-double glazed so one hears very little noise.(not sure how you would cope on a hot night in summer though!!) We had... More 

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Frédéric C, General Manager at Hotel Brighton - Esprit de France, responded to this review

Dear DebbieG65, Thank you for writing this wonderful comment about your recent stay at Brighton Hotel. It is such a delight to know that you enjoyed the experience and made good use of your room and its faboulous view. All our rooms are equipped with A/C at your disposal during summer months and it came in good use due to... More 

Sydney,Australia
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121 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2014

This hotel is in a wonderful location and is a typical European hotel. We were in an executive room on level 3. The view was spectacular of the Tuileries Jardin, the Louvre and the Eiffel tower. The rooms (carpets etc) are not new and carpets could do with a clean but was large with a good bathroom. The breakfast was... More 

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Frédéric C, General Manager at Hotel Brighton - Esprit de France, responded to this review

Dear Dulcieb, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review. I am delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience with us and I will personally pass on your compliments to my team. I agree with you regarding the location of the hotel, walking distance to all the historic monuments of Paris and yet so very close... More 

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Louvre / Palais-Royal
From the majestic Louvre to the regal Palais-Royal, this neighbourhood oozes luxury. The grand arches along Rue de Rivoli are shadowed by mosaics in front of decorated vitrines and hotels. Place Vendôme is lined with the world’s best jewelers and their glittering window displays. Every other establishment has someone to open the door for you or park your car. You can spend hours gazing at its haute couture shops or lingering over a meal at any of its chic eateries. After all that indulgence, the Tuileries gardens provide stately respite, while theatres compete for your applause. It's a neighbourhood that draws admirers from around the world, all attracted to the luxe life in Paris.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Brighton is one of the most romantic hotels in the heart of Paris. Built in 1830 by Lord Egerton, the Brighton ranks among the oldest hotels in Paris. Entirely renovated, this charming hotel is located on the Rue de Rivoli, facing the Tuileries Garden, and only one step from the Louvre and Orsay Museums, the Opera House, the Concorde and Madeleine Places and the river Seine. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Brighton - Esprit de France

Address: 218 rue de Rivoli | 01 Arr., 75001 Paris, France
Region: France > Ile-de-France > Paris > Louvre / Palais-Royal
Price Range: $258 - $527 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Brighton - Esprit de France 4*
Number of rooms: 62
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Also Known As:
Hotel Brighton Paris
Brighton Hotel Paris
Hotel Style:
#51 Family Hotel in Paris
#58 Business Hotel in Paris
#96 Romantic Hotel in Paris
#122 Luxury Hotel in Paris
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“I like the rooms with view to the Jardin des Tuilleries. The best view you have from the upper rooms (I think it is the 5th floor). Friends of mine had a room like this. ”
 of 5 bubbles adriankunst, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the room 515. Beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles doctorg68, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Call the hotel in advance to talk about your requirements. Views over the park are wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles rachaelsw190832, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room number 312 has great views and lots of space”
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“We had a classic room which was at the back and very quiet.”
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