The famous drink Absinthe was very popular in this area of Paris
and the Hotel Royal Fromentin has revived the myth in a book along with the mythical bar
at the former Don Juan Cabaret where you can let your imagination wander and take a step
back in time whist you sip this unusual delight that was the fashionable drink of writers,
artists and actors in years gone by.
The Hotel Facilities
There is a 24 hour reception with concierge services available for booking tickets at
cabaret venues and shows, making reservations at the many Paris restaurants
and much more, plus the staff not only speak French, but also English, German, Italian and
With the traditional 1930's lobby there is a computer you can utilise with free internet
access and the hotel are looking at getting free WiFi for each room, but they haven't at
There is a laundry and baby sitting service along with room service and as we mentioned
earlier, a bar along with a lounge called the Grand Salon where you can enjoy a coffee or
relaxing drink of an evening.
The continental breakfast can be served either in the breakfast room or in your room if
you prefer, plus there is a meeting room along with a fax machine and photocopier that are
Hotel Room Facilities
Each of the 47 hotel rooms has been recently renovated and are decorated in a typical
French style, plus many of the rooms have spectacular views of the Sacre Coeur Basilica.
The hotel rooms all have double glazing and an en-suite bathroom complete with hair dryer,
plus each room at the Hotel Royal Fromentin is equipped with a direct dial telephone,
Satellite TV and Cable TV.
Baby cots are available upon request at the time of booking, although there is an
additional charge of 34 for this.
Rates as of 2010: A Single room is 139, a Double room is 159 and a Triple
hotel room is 207. A Quadruple room is 248 and the Continental breakfast
is a cost of 10 per person.
Address & Contact Details:
Hotel Royal Fromentin
11 Rue Fromentin
Tel: +33 (0) 1 48 74 85 93
Fax: +33 (0) 1 42 81 02 33