Hotel Armstrong Paris

Address: 36 rue de la Croix Saint Simon, Paris, Île-de-France, 75020, France | 2 star hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.


This 2 star hotel, located in the Belleville/Pere-Lachaise area of Paris, is near Wine Tasting experience in Paris, Marche aux Puces de Montreuil, Rue Etienne Marcel, and Gymnase Club.
Map this hotel



    Historical Traveler Reviews Hotel Armstrong Paris

    Not Impressed


    I must say i was not at all impressed with this hotel! The rooms have not been RECENTLY REFURBISHED as suggested by many and their own website! Small, Appilances old, Wall Paper hanging off walls... not v happy with the standard particularly for the amount we paid for our stay. Metro is near although area can be considered quite scary! French their not particularly nice to us as a group of females... (and we could speak the language!).. I could go on about that but will let you make up your own minds on it.... Breakie... less than desirable! Good Luck if your staying in the Armstrong is all I can say!

    Be open minded


    The rooms are very basic, small and very hot when we were there. The hotel is used by prostitutes as we found out watching them entering and leaving the premises while we were sat in reception taking a drink. We should have known that when I saw condoms littering the street outside. Complaining to the manager he offered us another night free but all in all I wouldn't go there again!! I wouldn't recommend this hotel at all but if you want to stay here... its interesting.. !!!

    Convenient, Compact, Considerably Noisy


    CONVENIENT- Near the metro station, Carrefour shopping center, weekend outdoor market, 15 min. from airport (in quiet traffic hours). Skip the hotel breakfast and eat at McDonald's by the Metro station, 3 Euro (McDonald's has also the city's hotest and cheapest coffee - ca. 1 Euro) or buy a warm panini sandwich at the neighborhood bakery.

    COMPACT - Tiny double rooms, incredibly cramped bathroom, our bed had space for night table only on one side. But if you plan to spend most of your stay sightseeing and out-on-the-town, the hotel is a good value for the money.

    CONSIDERABLY NOISY - Street noises are not to be avoided, but irritated drivers beeping their car horns in the middle of the night are not appreciated. Perhaps it's better if and when the air conditioning is turned on.

    Courteous service, though the cleaning personell forgot to refresh the supply of soap and shampoo.

    Fine for the price


    Found the budget hotel to be just that. Yes it was in need of a make-over in decor but so what? Stayed on the first floor .. a quiet room and enjoyed a pleasant continental breakfast of cereals, juices, croissants, cheese, fruit, yogurt, pate spread. jams and tea/coffee/hot chocalate. I would definitely use this hotel again. Only drawback was the extra time on the Metro to get to tourist areas. However nearest metro station was literally just around the corner.



    We stayed here as a treat for my birthday and on arriving at the hotel and to the room it was very disappointing, the wall paper was very old and dirty and the room was very old fashioned, we managed to change rooms, the room looked cleaner although smaller, we slept well though apart from the arrival of a large group one early morning. I wouldn't rate this as a hotel with three star facilities as it says in the advert.

    Don't expect too much


    The rooms are small, walls are thin. Rooms could be cleaner. Breakfast buffet offers little choice (Bread and some cereals). Hotels is near to a metro station.

    Okay hotel, perfect if you're travelling by car


    We stayed for 3 nights. Contrary to the former poster, we slept well, without noises. We weren't on the 5th floor, so that probably makes a big difference. Our room was tiny, but okay. This hotel is perfect when you are travelling by car, that's probably its strongest point. It's very easy to find, just at the exit of the Paris ring road (peripherique) at Porte de Montreuil. And they have secure parking space in a small, private, underground car park. The hotel is in an average non-touristical neighbourhood, but the metro station is just around the corner. With the size of Paris, you'll have to travel by metro (underground) anyway, so that's no problem at all. Within a few minutes, you can reach every location you want (the metro system works great). If we'll travel by car, next time we visit Paris, we'll take Hotel Armstrong again. If not, we'll probably look for a hotel nearer to centre.

    No Sleep


    The room was okay. Bed was mushy, the walls thin but the worse was some machinery came on at 2:15AM and you can't get back to sleep. This happened repeatedly so if you want some sleep don't come here. The location is so-so but definitely near the metro so transportation is no problem but not near city center.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Armstrong Paris

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

    Travel Blogs from Paris

    Dirty, Flirty, Thirties

    A travel blog entry by sarah.sam2015 on Jul 24, 2015

    6 comments, 20 photos

    ... we did a walk around the gardens and checked out the fountains. Unfortunately they dont have them going during the week but it was still a very impressive place to check out.

    That evening we went to a comedy show Emma had recommended called How to Become Parisian in One Hour. Its by a French comedian Olivier Giroud but done entirely in English. Olivier explained at the end that when he first approched theatres about doing a comedy show in France in English it was ...

    Paris to Peronne

    A travel blog entry by ivrb on Jun 06, 2015

    4 comments, 34 photos

    ... fields. Very special! We boarded the Elodie for dinner and then walked into a little village where we visited an Abbey. The resident monk had given us permission to enter. It was a little eerie but very peaceful.

    Day six:

    Today was a tough day of riding to Peronne. We were expecting a 55 km ride however it was close to 60 kms. We rode through the rather hilly countryside and many little villages. The locals who are out and about always give us ...

    Arrive in Paris

    A travel blog entry by rachaelhackney on Apr 16, 2015

    23 photos

    Good morning!! I am still in the plane, just finished breakfast (which was yummy) the flight has been so smooth no turbulence, other than general movement of the aircraft. I got a little sleep, more like cat nap! In Sydney it is 9:39am I am thinking of Ron who should be having his surgery now. We are flying near Gwadar now but over the ocean and local time is about 2am so it is still very dark outside. We only have 1 hour and 41 minutes till we arrive in Dubai at it ...

    Arriving in Paris

    A travel blog entry by teamrusso on Jan 05, 2015

    22 photos

    ... arrived in Paris late.

    Upon arrival our driver "Sam" was trying to contact us because he had been waiting for an hour for us, we finally got out of Charles de gaulle airport and had a quiet calm and relaxing journey to our accommodation.

    We were excited about our location and how close it was as Sam kindly took our luggage of 80 - 100kg out of the car, we farewell Sam and took only a couple of steps to the entrance of our Paris loft, once inside we found we were ...

    Exploring Paris

    A travel blog entry by jamestug on Sep 19, 2014

    11 photos

    ... came from everywhere, with horses and vans and everything and it was amazing. We then walked up to tarc de triomphe whilst the police sorted it out. We then Waited ages for a bus that didn't rock up only to find our driver and guide were at the police station...

    So! We caught the metro! Paris has a the most confusing metro map. So this was quite fun!

    We then had a boat trip along the river right past the Eiffel Tower which I really really enjoyed. We then ...