The 18th century building housing the Relais du Louvre has not always been a Hotel.
During the French Revolution, it was the head office of the Journal des Débats, the most widely circulated newspaper in 1812. Its publication was discontinued in 1944.
The ground floor was until 1850 home to the Café Momus frequented by Chateaubriand, Sainte-Beuve, Nadar, Gustave Courbet, Charles Baudelaire and others.
Although the Relais du Louvre is only 200 meters away from the Louvre, it is located in a quiet street with no facing buildings. The hotel’s 21 rooms therefore offer privacy and comfort with a location in the heart of historic comfort.
Sophie Aulnette and her team are at your service to help you and guide you before, during and after your stay. They will be pleased to answer all your inquiries, questions and requests as quickly as possible to make your stay at the Relais du Louvre a memory to savor.
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Your staff service is excellent! They are all very friendly, kind and efficient. The size of the room is the only downside but I understand, it’s Paris. Thank you so much for the wonderful experience.
Amazing, welcoming, and efficient staff! Charming and comfortable room and gorgeous lobby. The main lady at the front desk clearly has a passion for the hotel and was so great to see. Thank you for our...
I absolutely loved my stay at Le Relais du Louvre! Sophie really knows how to run a fantastic lodging. Staff were extremely professional and helpful throughout my stay, happy to answer any questions I...
Charming small boutique hotel in an excellent location, wonderful staff, very well run, and excellent service
Professional friendly staff, delicious breakfast, comfortable, pleasant room, well placed location. Airport connection was flawless. Highly recommend.
It is a small Boutique Hotel, located right next to the Louvre, with excellent service and very friendly staff. We reserved with Breakfast which was very rich and delivered on time to the room. Highly...
Franz Peter K.
I booked this hotel due to its' location to the Louvre, Notre Dame, Champs Elysees and the Seine. Although it is very much a boutique hotel, it is extremely central and well placed for many of the tourist...
First rate, friendly staff, great location near the Louvre. This is our second time and we will use this hotel again when we visit.
Wonderful place but disappointed with room choice. Very little light and no view.
Our second visit. I would not hesitate to recommend this hotel.
Chaleureux ,familial et prestations de qualité8 La vue de notre suite était juste exceptionnel ,nous étions plongées dans une autre époque ...
Loved this hotel. Thank you! Merci! I wrote a lengthy review on Trip Advisor under the name “Habanada.” Icon is the Mexican Virgin of Guadalupe.
Mary Ann S.
Very good experience. The staff was very friendly. The rooms are Small like all of paris, but roomi and very comfortable. We were with 4 children, and there was enough room for all, and we were very pleased....
Found the hotel via booking.com, so no previous experience. Check in welcome was very friendly and nice, all absolutely perfect and stuff was very friendly during all my stay. The room was nice but for...
Great location. More importantly, great hotel and staff
Couldn’t fault this hotel, perfect location, friendly staff, great breakfast and quiet neighbourhood. Will definitely come back here. Big tick from me.
Hotel is in a convenient location on a quieter street. The hotel staff were friendly and very helpful. The breakfast was a large amount of food and tasty. The staff offered helpful suggestions regarding...
Not only is Le Relais du Louvre brilliantly situated for visiting the Louvre and shopping on the Rue de Rivoli, but it is a charming, cosy and comfortable small hotel with an exceptionally welcoming and...
The hotel represents very kind staff. As well the room is cleaned up and comfortable. Also the location of the hotel is near by famous attraction like the Louvre, Notre Dame, Eiffel Tower and the Arc de...
A perfect stay! Off a quiet street but right across from the Louvre. Everything is so accessible, can’t beat the location. The rooms are a bit small but very clean and comfortable. When we come back...
Great location on a quiet street. Nice view from our bedroom.
Would recommend and stay here again. Had a wonderful time at Hotel Relais Du Louvre. The staff was excellent. They answered my several questions timely prior to arrival. They were very friendly and...
Friendly, pretty hotel. Excellent English and didn't mind us attempting some French. There was a power cut the first night but this wasn't a problem, as emergency lighting got us safely to our room. Was...
A tiny hotel tucked behind the Louvre. The location perfect for central tourism. The staff were all excellent. The rooms are very clean but small. The lift is the size of a postage stamp. Our room was...
Terrific hotel...excellent excellent location ...steps away from the Seine, the Louvre and Rue de Rivoli....Lovely, charming and cozy, excellent service ...we had a wonderful stay in Paris. Strongly recommend...
VIRAJ VINOD S.
Great great location. Small hotel, but friendly service. Breakfast is served in the room. Not much as for choices, but the quality of the breakfast is great - loved the coffee, breads and jellies. Overall,...
great location, great staff
Le type d'établissement que l'on attend à Paris : Charmant, compact, service attentionné.
Merci. Wonderful stay and great location.
This is a very nice, clean, safe, friendly hotel that is across the street from the Louvre, short walking distance to many of the most common sites, close to multiple metro lines, and adjacent to neighborhoods...
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