You want to visit Paris but you don’t want to spend too much on your hotel room? Don’t worry, even if Paris can seem expensive at first sight, there is enough stuff to please everyone. There are hotels with all the necessary comfort with a more than exceptional price-quality ratio. Here is our selection of the 12 best 2-star hotels in Paris.
1) Hotel La Maison Montparnasse
Hotel La Maison Montparnasse
23 rue de Gergovie, 75014 Paris
Ideally located, 10 minutes away from Montparnasse station and the famous Montparnasse tower, this hotel is an excellent address to spend a comfortable night in Paris. The metro station “Pernety” is 200 meters from the hotel and will allow you to get to the Champs-Elysees in only 10 minutes.
Hotel rooms are all equipped with a free wifi connection, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. Every morning, you are offered a buffet breakfast, with a selection of refined tea and homemade cookies. If you go there during the summer, you will even be able to have it on the inside patio of the hotel.
The hotel is surrounded with bars, restaurants, and other brasseries to have food, and there will always be something to do in the neighbourhood. Its affordable prices make this hotel a top choice that will make your stay in Paris more beautiful.
We like: The ground-floor library
We love: The inside patio, to fully enjoy the sun in the morning
Prices: Starting at €67 per night (prices might change depending on the season)
2) Au Pacific Hotel
Au Pacific Hotel
11 rue Fondary, 75015 Paris
The Au Pacific hotel is ideal to spend a more than enjoyable stay. 5 minutes away from the closest metro station and 15 minutes walking distance from the Eiffel tower, the hotel is perfectly located to visit the most beautiful Parisian monuments.
Rooms are modest but have all the comfortable features you need: a free wifi connection, a flat-screen TV and a bright and spacious bathroom. A buffet breakfast can be table served or room served, starting from 7:30 am.
The hotel is really close to the rue du Commerce, one of the top commercial areas in Paris, perfect for a shopping trip. On Sunday mornings, you can visit the Dupleix market under the overhead railway.
We like: The comfort of the rooms
We love: The ideal location
Prices: Starting at €62 per night (prices might change depending on the season)
3) Nadaud Hotel
District : Ménilmontant
8 rue de la Bidassoa, 75020 Paris
A true haven of peace, this hotel will charm you with its calm and its district. Located right next to the Père-Lachaise cemetery, the Nadaud Hotel is perfect for spending a peaceful weekend in Paris. Every room is provided with a free wifi connection, a flat-screen TV and a bathroom with a shower. Some rooms even have a magnificent view over the city. The breakfast can be table or room served.
About the neighbourhood – Ménilmontant is like a village within Paris, and you will find everything you need close to the hotel: restaurants, bars, cinemas, theaters, concert venues. You will not have to go far to entertain yourself or to eat.
We like: The calm
We love: The very pleasant neighbourhood
Prices: Starting at €88 per night (prices might change depending on the season)
4) Hotel du Printemps
District : Nation
Hôtel du Printemps
80 boulevard de Picpus, 75012 Paris
A charming boutique hotel, the Hotel du Printemps is ideally located; 170m away from the nearest metro station and 500m from the Place de la Nation. Welcoming and with a family atmosphere, you will spend a really pleasant stay there.
Rooms are decorated in a tasteful, elegant and sober way. They all have air conditioners, free wifi and a flat-screen TV. You will enjoy having your breakfast on the patio during summer, or heat yourself up next to the lounge’s fireplace during winter.
If you like going for walks, you will love the nearby Cours de Vincennes’ market every Wednesday and Saturday.
We like: The library
We love: The Cours de Vincennes market, only 350m away.
Prices: Starting at €86 per night (prices might change depending on the season)
5) Hôtel de Suez
District : Latin
Hôtel de Suez
31 boulevard Saint-Michel, 75005 Paris
In the heart of the Latin district, come enjoy a peaceful moment at this hotel. Located between the Notre-Dame cathedral and the Jardin du Luxembourg, you will be in the perfect spot to fully appreciate the restaurants and shops around.
All the rooms have a free wifi connection, a phone, a TV and a private bathroom. Don’t hesitate to ask for a room with a balcony to enjoy the view. With the monuments and gardens around, you will have plenty of choice to stroll in Paris. If you are more into romanticism, the Seine’s decks also are within reach.
We like: The very competitive prices
We love: The proximity to Paris’ most beautiful monuments
Prices: Starting at €69 per night (prices might change depending on the season)
6) Hôtel Korner Eiffel
District : Grenelle
Hôtel Korner Eiffel
96 Avenue Emile Zola, 75015 Paris
Located approximately 20 minutes away from the Eiffel Tower, the Hotel Korner Eiffel is decorated in a sober but very pleasant way, perfect for a stay with complete peace of mind. You will even be offered a hot drink when you arrive.
Its very comfortable and functional rooms all have a free wifi connection, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with free bathing material. There also is a bar in the hotel, where you will be able to have a drink.
The hotel is surrounded by restaurants and cinemas, which is typical in Beaugrenelle’s district. The closest metro station is 2 minutes’ walking distance, and will take you directly to the Latin district.
We like: The very appreciable comfort
We love: The proximity to the Seine
Prices: Starting at €80 per night (prices might change depending on the season)
7) Hôtel Darcet
4 rue Darcet, 75017 Paris
Next to Place Clichy, this very clean and recently renovated hotel is the ideal place to spend a tourist stay in Paris. Come to relax and get fresh ideas over a weekend.
The rooms are all equipped with conditioned air, free wifi and a flat-screen TV. The hotel doesn’t provide breakfast, but you have the opportunity to take it in the restaurant La Boucherie, located near the hotel.
When strolling around the neighbourhood, you will be able to admire famous Paris spots, like the Moulin Rouge, the butte Montmartre or the Basilique du Sacré Coeur.
We like: The cleanliness
We love: The animated neighbourhood
Prices: Starting at €88 per night (prices might change depending on the season)
8) Zazie Hôtel
District : Bercy
3 rue de Chaligny, 75012 Paris
Come to this hotel, right in the heart of Paris’ 12th district, in the green promenade that goes from Bastille to Porte de Montempoivre. The environmentally friendly actions put in place by the hotel will surprise you.
Every room is provided with a wifi connection, a TV and a private bathroom. A buffet breakfast is offered in the bright and spacious hall downstairs.
During your stay, you can easily get to the nearby promenade for a stroll under the sun, or go to Bercy Village for a shopping trip in its very refined shops.
We like: The private parking
We love: The green and convenient ideas
Prices: Starting at €68 per night (prices might change depending on the season)
9) Hôtel des Buttes Chaumont
District : Villette
Hôtel des Buttes Chaumont
3 rue de Chaligny, 75019 Paris
Named after the famous Parc des Buttes Chaumont, this charming Parisian hotel welcomes you for a relaxing stay in the capital. The neighbourhood is full of things to do, and you will find what suits you the most.
Its rooms, sober but comfortable, all have a private bathroom, a free wifi connection and a flat-screen TV. A breakfast is also offered by the hotel every morning.
About the neighbourhood, the bassin de la Villette is next door, and you will be able to enjoy its pools, open from mid-June to mid-September. The Parc des Buttes Chaumont is also very enjoyable for a walk. You can access the Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie pretty quickly thanks to the metro station next to the hotel.
We like: The bright and elegant rooms
We love: The proximity to the Canal Saint-Martin, perfect for a sunny relaxing moment
Prices: Starting at €63 per night (prices might change depending on the season)
Mona knows Paris like the back of her hand. Its bars, its restaurants and above all, its hotels, whether you want to sleep, eat, party or just take a walk in Paris, Mona knows them (nearly) all. Follow her lead, she will gladly give you all her good tips!