I had a very bad experience at Hotel Bastille Speria, a Rick Steves Recommended Hotel in the Paris 2016 book, this Saturday Apr 15. Had a confirmed reservation after having booked directly on their website:
Booked on: Apr 7, 2017. 22:11 CEST
However on reaching the hotel they said they had no such reservation and sent me to another hotel which was shady. The funny thing is that now I have received an email from them asking me for feedback regarding my stay there:
This email relates to your booking reference FRAsujatab-1552531
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