Why not look for an accommodation in the quarter that was the center of the existentialist movement? Saint Germain is one of the quarters of the 6th district of Paris and it bears the same name of the Abbey of Saint-Germain-des-Prés, a burial place of kings during the medieval period. We can help you find a hotel in Saint Germain in Paris. Here are some suggestions.
Hotel des Marronniers – from 99€
The Hotel des Marronniers is located in 21 rue Jacob, 5 minutes walking from Mabillon and Saint Germain des Pres metro stations. The Hotel des Marroniers, with its fantastic rooms and its enjoyable garden, is what you are looking for for your relaxing holiday!
Why book at the Hotel des Marronniers?
The rooms are fully furnished with new amenities and they are decorated with a special design. The veranda is accessible until 11.30pm and you will have the possibility to drink a tea or read a book in totally calm environment, despite being in the city center of Paris. The price range from 99 € to 230 € per night.
Hotel Saint Germain – from 139€
Hotel Saint Germain in Paris, with the same name of the quarter it is located in 88 rue du Bac close to the Latin Quarter. It is 5-minute walk from Rue du Bac (line 12) and Saint Germain (line 4) metro stations. For more information about the metro system, click here. Furthermore, in Rue du Bac you will find “Le Bon Marchè,” a department store about with a wide range of goods at reasonable prices and the Chapel of Notre Dame de la Medaille Miraculeuse.
Why book at the hotel Saint Germain?
The Hotel Saint Germain Paris is a 3-star hotel with the highest level of service and hospitality. The rooms are bright and spacious; they offer an ideal cozy environment, paying attention to detail with antique furniture and fine fabrics. From the Classic to the Suite, you will find rooms decorated in relaxing colours. The price range goes from 139 € to 289 € per night.
L’Hotel – from 350 €
L’Hotel is located in the north side of the quarter near the river bank, within walking distance from the Saint Germain des Pres and Mabillon metro stations. L’Hotel was built in 1828 and it became the leading hotel on the Left Bank. Thanks to the design work of Jacques Garcia, l’Hotel won many design awards. Furthermore, Oscar Wilde lived at l’Hotel at the end of the 19th century, adding historical value to the hotel.
Why book at L’Hotel?
The individually designed rooms, special fabrics, original works of art, and spacious bathrooms will have you feeling as if you’re staying in a sanctuary. If you’re looking for something to do outside of your room, l’Hotel has a Hammam Pool and an Afternoon Tea room. The pool and the steam room are open every day from 8am to 9.30pm. After a day-walk in Paris, why not relax a while in the warmth of hot water? In the Afternoon Tea Room, you will have the chance to try selections of French pastries, delicate finger sandwiches and tasty scones with strawberry jam. L’Hotel would be a perfect place to stay in Paris. The price range goes from 350 € to 800 €.
Hotel Esprit Saint Germain – from 330€Credits: Hotel Esprit Saint Germain
The Hotel Esprit Saint Germain is located in 22 Rue Saint-Sulpice in the 6th district (center of the Saint Germaint quarter) and a 5-minute walk from Mabillon metro station. This 5-star hotel won the award of Best Luxury Boutique Hotel Worldwide in 2013. This hotel is ranked in a high-market hotel position and has 28 rooms designed with specific architecture rules, in perfect harmony with the Parisian rules of style.
Why book at the hotel Esprit Saint Germain?
The rooms go from the classic to the prestigious, from suites to penthouses. All of them have different interiors with a cozy leather style, rich fabrics and warm colors, and modern technology. The Hotel Esprit Saint Germain keeps its high reputation thanks to its fabulous service, according to customer satisfaction ratings. Guests are welcome in two lounge-rooms, either having a coffee while reading a book in the Library lounge or drinking a tea in front of the fireplace in the other lounge. For the most sportive, the gym is available on the 6th floor. The range price is from 330 € to 880 € per day, which is slightly more expensive than the other hotels presented but if you are looking for a luxury hotel, it is worth the price.
Why choose this quarter?
In the 1940s and 1950s the philosopher and founder of existentialism Jean-Paul Sartre and his companion the writer Simone de Beauvoir had their own house in Saint Germain. There, Sartre developed most of his philosophical thoughts and the environment inspired de Beauvoir. Many stories talk about their presence in most of the jazz clubs and cafés of the neighborhood, which today have become the most crowded places in Paris. Two of the most famous are “Les Deux Magots” and “Le Procope”.
Here are the locations of the hotels we recommend in Saint Germain’s area
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