Help. Paris Hotel

Aug 26th, 2003, 06:20 AM
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Help. Paris Hotel

Help, I lost my file with Fodorite recommendations for moderately priced hotels near CDG Airport. We just need a room for one night, but want to make sure there is a short, freed shuttle ride to and from the airport.

On another issue, any suggestions for acquiring discount tickets on the TGV from the airport to Angers?

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Aug 26th, 2003, 06:39 AM
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The Ibis is a plain pipe rack hotel at CDG. Curious, however, why do you "need" a hotel at CDG?
Look on the SCNF site for TGV. If your trip is far enough off there may be discount tickets. Another question--does the TGV go to Angers from CDG or do you need to go into Paris?
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Aug 26th, 2003, 08:35 AM
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I helped a friend bid on PriceLine for a hotel at CDG, and she was able to stay at the Marriott Courtyard there for
$40/night for a double in May 2003. If you bid on a 3-star at CDG, you'll get the Marriott because it's the only one that PL uses in that category at CDG. Here's a review of the hotel (be sure to copy both lines of the URL):

I found this information at (I'm not associated with PL or BFT) If you have any
questions about using PL, post here.
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Aug 26th, 2003, 08:54 AM
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FYI: The TGV does go from CDG to Angers. I took it two years ago. I purchased my tickets when I arrived at CDG.
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Aug 26th, 2003, 11:57 AM
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I don't know about prior recommendations, but I think the Novotel and Mercure at CDG would be mid-price level (both 3*). The Ibis is a 2*, I guess, a little more budget. There are some others a little away from the airport that might have free shuttles, but I don't know (like Campanile).

Here is a web page with CDG hotel choices and info and links -- DO NOT LOSE IT!! The Ibis at the airport is the one at Roissypole.
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Aug 28th, 2003, 07:57 AM
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Thanks again. I won't lose it this time.

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Oct 12th, 2003, 02:29 PM
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Just came back from Paris. Stayed at Sheraton at CDG (moved Amex points to Sheraton program). If you have enough points (or can combine points with cash), you could get a higher end hotel and not have to stay some place cheap.

Also, since I hadn't seen this posted elsewhere, I made note of the 4 hotels that are "on site" at the airport:
* Sheraton (located in the middle of CDG2 and adjacent to the RER entrance)
* Hilton (short walk away from entrance to RER at CDG1)
* Ibis (located adjacent to the RER entrance at CDG1)
* Sofitel (seemed to be furthest away of the four hotels)

Also, as mentioned in other posts, Marriott Courtyard is off-site. It is right next to another hotel, called Suitehotel, but I noticed a couple of Suitehotels on the A1 into Paris, so you'd have to be careful to get the right one. Not sure if the Suitehotel has a shuttle or not.
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