Montmartre Hill is most famous for the Sacré-Cœur Basilica and its breathtaking view over Paris. But it is also a place of history and culture, where you will have a choice between several monuments, “can’t miss” sites and restaurants. In the evening, the touristic excitement decreases and is replaced by a more homelike ambience. If you want to dig further into this unusual place, you’d better book a hotel ! Here are the 11 best hotels in Montmartre. Just for you.
1) Hôtel des Arts*** – The soul of an artist
5, rue Tholoze, 75018
8.8/10 : Note de l’expert France Hôtel Guide
This 18th district hotel with a picturesque storefront is located on a small, authentic street of the Montmartre village. This quiet street will take you directly to the Place du Tertre in a 5-minute walk, and to the Sacré-Coeur, which is 0.46 mile away from the hotel. The Hôtel des Arts has an ideal location: the Abbesses metro station, on line 12, will allow you to reach Paris’ major arteries.
The Hôtel des Arts provides modern and comfortable rooms with the opportunity of a view over Paris roofs and over Montmartre sometimes. In case you want to relax after an exhausting day, the bathrooms are wide and there is a television. The staff cares about their customers’ needs, which will guarantee you spend a nice trip in Paris. As for the hotel services, the establishment provides ticketing and room services, and a Wi-Fi connection. You’ll enjoy a buffet breakfast in the dining room or in your room on demand.
What’s more, you might want to know that the Roissy Charles Gaulle airport shuttle also stops at Montmartre.
What we like: the impeccable welcome.
What we love: the Sacré-Coeur basilica is near.
2) Maison Souquet***** – Back to basics: the cathouse
10, rue de Bruxelles, 75009
9.6/10 : Note de l’expert France Hôtel Guide
The Maison Souquet is located in the district of Pigalle, near the Moulin Rouge and Montmartre Hill. The metro station Blanche (on line 2), a few miles away from the establishment, will take you straight to the Champs-Elysées and Père Lachaise Cemetery.
This former 9th district cathouse, which was turned into a luxurious hotel, will ensure you have an exceptional holiday. Its baroque decoration creates a cosy and comfortable atmosphere and takes you into a dream world.
The Maison Souquet comprises wide rooms and suites, along with various services so that you spend the best holiday possible. You’ll be enchanted by the indoor swimming pool and the spa: there, you can enjoy some massages and beauty services. Breakfast will be served either in your room, or as a buffet. What’s more, you can ask for room service at any time on simple demand and snacks will be brought up to you.
You’ll also benefit from a terrace and a garden, so that you take some rest and get some fresh air in a vegetal cocoon, far from Paris bustle. The staff will help you in any way possible, with particular attention to every customer. You’ll be satisfied and rested!
If you are staying at the Maison Souquet on a special occasion, you might want to know that the hotel also comprises a bridal suite, which will give your stay a romantic touch.
What we like: the cocktails.
What we love: the wellness centre.
3) Hôtel Arvor Saint-Georges**** – Like home
8, rue Laferrière, 75009
9.4/10 : Note de l’expert France Hôtel Guide
The Hôtel Arvor Saint-Georges offers you a typically Parisian setting on a very calm street, just a 10-minute walk away from the Montmartre Hill. The hotel is near Pigalle, a neighbourhood rich in cafés and theatres, with a festive atmosphere; there you can do any activity you like, and there are plenty. The tube station Saint-Georges, on line 12, is situated 0.1 mile away from the hotel: from there you will reach the Madeleine area, the Place de la Concorde, and various Parisian railway stations.
The Arvor Saint-Georges comprises around 30 comfortable, homey rooms. They are organized like flats and you won’t be lacking in anything. This family business offers a very cosy setting, including common areas and a patio, all boasting a summer garden style, even during winter.
The staff is pleasant and obliging. They will listen to you and care about anything you want, especially your preferences for the rooms. Breakfast will be served in the dining room or on the patio. It includes quite generous French products: you’ll never leave the table on an empty stomach!
There is also a small detail, an original feature that makes a difference: if you want to pray and commune by yourself, the hotel has its own place of worship!
What we like: the lively neighbourhood.
What we love: feeling like you’re at home!
4) Hôtel Brittany*** – Tea or whisky?
3-5, rue Saint-Lazare, 75009
8.7/10 : Note de l’expert France Hôtel Guide
The Brittany is located in the 9th district; there you’ll be welcomed in a dynamic area, full of restaurants. The hotel is connected to many tourist places, situated less than 0.62 mile away, like Montmartre, the historic site, Opéra, where you will go window-shopping at the Grands Magasins (Printemps, Galeries Lafayette, etc.). Various theatres are also reachable in a few minutes’ walk: a variety of shows are performed every night.
The hotel was entirely renovated in an English and Scottish style with very comfortable common areas which inspire relaxation. The homey bar is open the whole day and serves a large choice of cocktails and whisky for fans. Buffet breakfast will be served in the dining room with a wide range of products. You can also have it in your room, which is very nice if you book a room with a view over Paris and the Sacré-Coeur Basilica.
Rooms have high-quality bedding and a quite roomy bathroom. You will also have the opportunity to savour a hot drink in your room using the equipment provided.
For the most elegant of you, there is Franck Provost hair salon inside the establishment, and the good thing is, you don’t need to make an appointment!
What we like: the full breakfast.
What we love: relaxing at the lounge bar.
5) Mercure Paris Montmartre Sacré-Coeur**** – What a view!
3, rue Caulaincourt, 75018
9.1/10 : Note de l’expert France Hôtel Guide
This hotel is located in the 18th district, near Montmartre cemetery. You’ll be amazed both by the neighbourhood and the establishment’s quality. Montmartre Hill is 20 minutes’ walk away from the Mercure Paris Montmartre Sacré-Coeur, far from tourist turmoil. The metro station Place de Clichy, on lines 2 and 13, is 0.25 mile away: it will lead you to major tourist sites, like the Invalides, for example.
The Mercure Paris Montmartre Sacré-Coeur is a tall building composed of more than 300 rooms, which was refurbished recently. Rooms are comfortable, and some of them even provide a view over Paris roofs, or over the Eiffel Tower, an option you can ask for while booking. Some rooms also have balconies, and you can go to the garden on the first floor, for a touch of fresh air on this quiet street.
The hotel’s numerous services will make your holidays both pleasant and convenient: car rental, travel, and laundry services. The staff is available for you 24 hours a day. A generous breakfast is served up until 11 a.m. so that you start the day right! Room service is also available from early in the morning to late at night, in case you want to grab a little snack, or something bigger.
The hotel also comprises a fitness center; thus, you’ll keep on training, even during your holidays! Or, you’ll start training! Who knows?!
After your gym session, let’s go for a drink at the bar (from early morning to late night).
What we like: the health club.
What we love: the spectacular view over Paris.
6) Hôtel Bienvenue ** – A touch of summer
23, rue Buffault, 75009 Paris
8.5/10 : Note de l’expert France Hôtel Guide
The Villa Fénelon is located in the heart of the 9th district, near Opéra, the Grands Boulevards and several museums. Montmartre is 20 minutes’ walk away from the hotel. The path leading to the Sacré-Coeur Basilica will allow you to admire legendary places, like the Moulin Rouge cabaret, where you might have a glimpse of the dancers during their famous show!
You’ll feel like home in this hotel, thanks to the caring staff’s hearty welcome. The decor is refined, and very French, which will make you dive into a very Parisian atmosphere. Rooms are wide, comfortable, and elegant. Extra point: toilets are separated from the bathroom, which is not common in a hotel.
When summer comes, you will appreciate having your breakfast in a lovely backyard, full of plants. You can also eat breakfast in your own private room, so as to enjoy the past-like charm of this Parisian hotel in the best way possible.
A living room is available for customers: there you will read international newspapers delivered every day. You won’t miss any news!
The Villa Fénelon will welcome your house pets on demand when you are booking. What’s more, the reception desk is open 24 hours a day, and you can arrive as late as you want.
What we like: the area is well-served by public transport.
What we love: the small pastoral courtyard.
7) Terrass” Hotel by MH**** – Panoramic Paris
12-14, rue Joseph de Maistre, 75018
8.9/10 : Note de l’expert France Hôtel Guide
This hotel is ideally located in the 18th district, two blocks away from Montmartre. At the end of the street you’ll find Montmartre cemetery, where a bunch of famous artists were buried. 0.56 mile away, you’ll reach the renowned Place du Tertre, where painters and restaurant owners gather to make an authentic crowd.
The tube station Blanche, on line 2, 0.3 mile away, will take you straight to the Place de la Nation and to Jaurès, where you’ll gaze at the Canal Saint-Martin.
The establishment is modern and has recently been renovated for customers’ comfort; it comprises around 90 rooms. The setting is peaceful and will offer you a nice view over the green Montmartre cemetery and over Paris roofs. Some of the rooms even have a balcony and from there you can contemplate the Eiffel Tower. Rooms include a cosy nest for naps and relaxation, equipment to prepare warm beverages for yourself, and a spacious bathroom with a view over Paris from the bathtub! The staff is flawless and smiling, and they will be available for you day and night.
You can have fresh drinks at the bar on the 7th floor. It has a panoramic view over the whole town, just like the hotel restaurant. There, you will have a marvelous breakfast with a very generous buffet, and you can go and dine as soon as it gets dark to admire the City of Lights. For the sports kind, you will enjoy the health club.
You’re hosting a seminar or a meeting? The Terrass includes a sophisticated business center that takes companies’ demands into account and offers them a high-quality stay.
What we like: the hotel’s fanciness.
What we love: the panoramic view.
8) Luxelth* – A cheap sleep
13, rue Houdon, 75018
6.7/10 : Note de l’expert France Hôtel Guide
This 18th district hotel is ideally located in the heart of the neighbourhood of Pigalle and Montmartre. The hotel’s street is very quiet; nonetheless, it is close to many shops and restaurants. The metro station Pigalle (on line 2) is accessible 0.1 mile away and the Sacré-Coeur Basilica is 10 minutes’ walk away. It comprises 40 modern and sober rooms with good value for money. They are bright and roomy, just like the bathrooms. The toilets are separated from the bathroom, which ensures further comfort, especially for family rooms. The room is neat and clean, and the bedding is good.
You’ll be welcomed warmly. The staff is available for you during the entire duration of your stay. You will also benefit from laundry and ironing services
What we like: the competitive prices.
What we love: the modern rooms.
9) Hôtel Palm-Astotel*** – A family place
30, rue de Maubeauge, 75009
8.6/10 : Note de l’expert France Hôtel Guide
The Hôtel Palm-Astotel is located in the renowned rue de Maubeuge, in the 9th district. It is ideal if you travel by train since the railway stations and tube/RER stations Gare du Nord and Gare de l’Est are easily reachable from there. The Opéra Garnier is only 15 minutes’ walk away and Montmartre Hill is 20 minutes away. In the rue de Maubeuge itself, there is a wide variety of restaurants.
Do you travel with your children? We’ve found the right place for you! This bright and modern building will make you feel at home. Rooms are comfortable and cosy. This is a family hotel, and that is why the rooms are wide and adapted to children. They are soundproofed so that the place remains quiet in such a lively area. They also comprise a mini bar that is included in the price, so you can go and help yourself with your eyes closed!
The staff is very professional and caring; they’ll meet your expectations and make your trip easier and nicer. It includes a large stone-walled living room, where you’ll have a full breakfast. You can also ask for room service for much more comfort. Beside the living room, your youngest children will enjoy the playground and you can watch them from your table while you’re eating or taking some rest.
What we like: the location.
What we love: the free mini bar.
10) Chat Noir Design Hôtel**** – Let’s go to the cabaret!
68, boulevard de Clichy, 75018
9.2/10 : Note de l’expert France Hôtel Guide
The Chat Noir is located on the Boulevard de Clichy, two blocks away from Pigalle and 15 minutes’ walk away from Montmartre. The street is very dynamic and lively: you’ll find several bars and restaurants that participate in the Parisian and popular atmosphere of the neighbourhood. The hotel was named after the famous cabaret “Le Chat Noir” (in English: “the black cat”), which hosts shows every week in Montmartre.
The Chat Noir Design Hôtel includes 40 bright, large, and sober rooms. Some of them even have a panoramic view over Paris and some others are equipped with a balcony. In order to pay tribute to the cabaret, the hotel has dedicated every floor to a famous Belle Epoque artist. Rooms are soundproofed and well-equipped; the bathroom comprises a bathtub or a walk-in shower.
You’ll be given very useful advice to explore Paris. The staff will be at your disposal during the whole stay. Your buffet breakfast will be varied and plentiful. The living room contemplates the city and the Eiffel Tower. But you can also have your breakfast in your room on simple demand. If you have a car, don’t worry, because there’s a private parking lot for customers only.
You need someone to watch your kids? Babysitters are available, but a surcharge applies. You can leave your kids in the hands of professionals and go for a walk in Montmartre by night.
What we like: the rooms’ view over the Eiffel Tower.
What we love: the very “artistic Paris” scenery.
11) Hôtel Opéra Frochot*** – A cosy hotel
4, rue Frochot, 75009
8.7/10 : Note de l’expert France Hôtel Guide
The Hôtel Opéra Frochot, at the heart of Pigalle and 0.1 mile away from the corresponding station, was recently renovated. Montmartre Hill and Saint-Pierre fabric open market are both 15 minutes’ walk away. The location is ideal! The street is vibrant, abounding with bars and restaurants that will suit every taste.
The hotel has big rooms, of which decor is very plain but also elegant. The bathrooms are quite simple; however, you can ask for a bathtub when you’re booking your room. The superior rooms also comprise armchairs and a coffee table so that you can take some rest. Every room includes a Nespresso coffee machine. If needed, an ironing board and a flatiron are also available.
The buffet breakfast is quite cheap. The staff is very polite and caring, which will assure you of an impeccable welcome. The room service is as available as it can be, 24 hours a day.
The Opéra frochot has a few advantages that will guarantee that you enjoy some relaxing moments. The TV room is open to all the customers and offers you international channels and programs. The Wi-Fi connection is free on every floor of the building. Every day, newspapers in numerous languages are delivered.
What we like: the location.
What we love: the staff’s reactivity.
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