To many first-time visitors – especially those from the States – the Latin Quarter can be a big disappointment. Countless books have led them to believe that the area is somehow the quintessence of Paris, and they come with their heads stuffed with expat writers – Orwell, Hemingway, Henry Miller – only to find a touristy jam of bad restaurants and uninspiring shops. Granted, many of the narrow, crooked streets (like the Marais, the Latin Quarter was another part of Paris largely untouched by Haussman) are charming, and there are some real architectural glories, especially ecclesiastical ones; but the crowds can make the experience of seeing them dispiriting.
A classic Saint-Germain-des-Prés building which backs onto a classic Parisian street on one side, and a more contemporary view on the garden side. it’s a proper boudoir escape, inviting you to relax in its tranquil atmosphere, plus there’s even the chance to privately rent the space too. It’s more than just a discreet address, it’s a journey into this exceptional woman’s life – all the while with the feeling there's a spirit watching over you. It might even be Belle Juliette.
Located on Place Saint Sulpice in the heart of Saint Germain des Prés, Hôtel Recamier is a former Bourgeois family home. It offers an elegant lobby with archways and high ceilings.Rooms at Hôtel Recamier are furnished with luxury fabrics and feature large beds with a canopy. Jardin du Luxembourg is 200 metres from the hotel and Saint-Sulpice Metro Station is 4 minutes away.
The vintage decor and the famous Oscar Wilde room Services: a pool and hammam This hotel has more than earned its title. Having been l'hôtel d'Allemagne and then l'hôtel d'Alsace, it became l’Hôtel in the sixties – pure and simple. A magnificent building that was built at the same time as Rue des Beaux-Arts, it was in the exact spot where Queen Margot once lived. Completely renovated and redecorated by Jacques Garcia in 1967, the hotel has a lot to be proud of – not least its history and its famous guests.
Located in the centre of Paris, in a building dating back to 1640, Hotel Esmeralda is just 100 metres from Notre Dame Cathedral. Restaurants can be found within walking distance and Viviani Square is just in front of the hotel. Saint-Michel Fountain is a 5-minute walk away and guests can take the RER from here direct to the Château de Versailles. The metro also gives direct access to Gare du Nord Train Station.
Ideally situated in the historical Latin Quarter in central Paris, the Marignan is just 600 metres from Luxembourg Gardens. With a Metro Station just 150 metres away, guests have easy access to many famous tourist attractions including Notre Dame de Paris Cathedral, which is 800 metres from the hotel. Public parking is available nearby.
This stylish 4-star hotel is located in the heart of the lively district, the Latin Quarter in the centre of Paris, facing Place Saint-Michel and its famous fountain.At walking distance of the hotel, are the River Seine, the Jardin du Luxembourg, Notre-Dame de Paris, and the Louvre Museum. Metro and RER Train Station Saint Michel is 130 metres from the hotel.
Located 200 metres from the Luxembourg Gardens, the second largest public park in Paris, Hotel Excelsior Latin offers 24-hour front desk reception and elegant, air-conditioned rooms and suites. The hotel is 400 metres from the famous Panthéon Church. All types of restaurants and bars can be found right next to the property. You can relax in the floral courtyard. Other facilities are available such as luggage storage, a safety deposit box and a tour desk.The hotel is 500 metres from La Sorbonne and a 15-minute walk from Notre-Dame Cathedral. The Musée d’Orsay is 2 km away.
Grace Leo-Andrieu's impeccable boutique hotel is a benchmark of quality and service. It has everything that mode maniacs (who flock here for Fashion Week) could want: bathrooms stuffed with Molton Brown toiletries, a set of digital scales and plenty of mirrors with which to keep an eye on their figure. Decorated in pale lilac, cinnamon and olive tones, the entire hotel has Wi-Fi access, and each room is equipped with a flat-screen TV. Clattery two-person stairwell lifts are a nice nod to old-fashioned ways in a hotel that is otherwise tout moderne.
Qualys Apolonia Hotel Mouffetard is a small and cosy hotel with a home-like atmosphere. The street where the hotel is located has the feel of a small village within the city. The property offers free WiFi.In the heart of the Latin Quarter, Qualys Apolonia Hotel Mouffetard is within easy reach of many famous monuments: the Panthéon, Arènes de Lutèce, Notre-Dame and Luxembourg Gardens. The hotel is located in one of the most famous streets in Paris.The hotel Qualys Apolonia Hotel Mouffetard presents a blending of everything that is elemental to creating a memorable time in Paris. The area is filled with small shops, cafes and restaurants. The hotel is ideally located, being only a 15 minute walk from the Notre Dame Cathedral.