Hotels are abundant in the 20 arrondissements, or districts, of Paris. The 15E arrondissement, on the left bank of the River Seine, is a popular tourist attraction and home of the Tour Montparnasse, the tallest skyscraper in France; the Gare Montparnasse and Porte de Versailles train stations; and the Front de Seine district, along the River Seine and near the Eiffel Tower. Hotels in this district put guests within walking district of some of Paris' most iconic monuments.
Auriane Porte de Versailles Hotel
Located on 60 Rue Olivier de Serres, the Auriane Porte de Versailles Hotel is less than 10 minutes away from the Porte de Versailles Exhibition Centre by foot. The hotel is also close to trendy shops, as well as the Opera district and popular, picturesque cafes. A good option for travelers on a budget, the Auriane has a welcoming atmosphere and small-sized rooms that are simply and tastefully decorated with bright colors and furnished with the basics needed for a short trip. The Auriane offers basic amenities and a continental breakfast in a breakfast room that resembles a small French cafe.
Timhotel Tour Eiffel Paris
Clean and well furnished, the Timhotel Tour Eiffel is a two-star hotel located on 11 Rue Juge. Situated near the Eiffel Tower and Trocadero, the hotel is also five minutes away from the metro station, which can take guests straight to the Champs Elysees and the Arc de Triomphe. The hotel has a brick facade and a modern interior that features simple wood panel walls, wicker furnishing in the common areas and a cozy garden terrace; rooms are in warm beige and brown hues. Some rooms have views of the Eiffel Tower; all have balconies and free Wi-Fi. A breakfast room overlooks a private Parisian garden. The smaller guestrooms and small elevator at this accommodation do not allow for much more than a couple of pieces of luggage.
Val Girard Hotel
Located in the middle of Paris’ 15E arrondissement, the Val Girard Hotel is at 14 Rue Petel, only a 15-minute walk to the Eiffel Tower. Also close by are the Porte de Versailles Exhibition Centre, Valgirard metro stop and the Montparnasse train station. The exterior of the hotel is decorated with wrought iron and lanterns like those seen on buildings in New Orleans' French Quarter; the interior design is contemporary. Standard or comfort rooms at the Val Girard may offer views of the Eiffel Tower and can accommodate up to two people, while the family rooms can accommodate up to three. In-room amenities include safes, free Wi-Fi use and a welcome package with candies and French butter cookies. Though the rooms are small, the staff is known for giving guests special treats, such as a complimentary bottle of champagne on a wedding anniversary.
Comfort Inn Montparnasse Hotel
Set in an ideal location on 37 Boulevard du Montparnasse, the Comfort Inn Montparnasse Hotel offers its guests traditional hotel rooms similar to those found in the U.S. Decorated with a modern, simple European twist, the Comfort Inn is located near the Montparnasse train station and the Montparnasse Tower and is near area airports. Also close to the hotel are tourist and historical attractions such as the Champs Elysees, Louvre Museum, Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame Cathedral. Breakfast is served in the guest’s room, as this hotel does not have a breakfast room. Amenities at the Comfort Inn include rain shower heads in the bathrooms, a business center and free Wi-Fi. Pets are welcome.
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