Staying in a Hostel. Cheap and Trendy
Paris is the European capital that boasts a really large number of inexpensive hostels designed primarily for students and young people. But unfortunately, not all of these hostels in addition to their attractive prices can offer friendly and attentive service and clean comfortable rooms.
So, if you are looking for a place to sleep in the French capital, you can safely choose one of the hostels from our list. And you can be sure that the temporary accommodation you choose is really a pleasant and safe place.
Top 5 Superior Paris Hostels
1. Christopher’s Paris Hostel.
This relatively new Parisian hostel is located next to the picturesque lake Bassin de la Villette in one of the still not so crowded tourist areas of the city.
At the reception you can ask for a hairdryer and power adapters, take a book, buy a ticket for a tour and use a shared computer for free. A breakfast is a smorgasbord that is served in the big hall in the morning, and a 25% discount is provided for meals in the restaurant.
The hotel has received excellent traveler reviews for the highest level of service, clean and modern rooms, and a friendly warm atmosphere. The only downside of the hotel is its location – a trip to the city center will take some time. However, for those who prefer more authentic stopping places than the hotels that are loved by tourists in the central areas, this hostel will be an excellent choice.
You can book a sleeping place here maximum for 2 weeks.
Price: from 15.80 euros.
Address: 159 rue de Crimee.
Additional facilities and services: Complimentary breakfast, free wi-fi, bar and restaurant, bike rental, city tours booking.
2. Le Village Hostel.
Located in the heart of the historic district of Montmartre, Le Village Hostel is ready to offer its guests affordable room rates, courteous and attentive staff, cleanliness and proximity to the main tourist attractions of Paris, including Sacre Coeur and the famous Moulin Rouge cabaret.
The country style, present in the interior of this hostel, is a kind of bow to the artists of the golden age of Montmartre. Fans of art and culture will definitely appreciate this hostel.
There are rooms for 4-8 people, as well as individual rooms designed for 1-3 residents.
Price: from 19 euros.
Address: 20, Rue d’Orsel.
Additional facilities and services: Complimentary breakfast, internet, cafe and reading room, luggage storage room, souvenir shop, kitchen.
3. Bastille Hostel
This hostel has gained a good reputation among tourists due to its location – close to the most popular tourist attractions between the districts of Oberkampf and Bastille. It is famous for the lively and varied night life.
Some rooms are equipped for people with disabilities.
There is free Wi-Fi, air conditioning and heating, breakfast and a 24-hour reception, where you can get a map of the city. However, you should pay additional euros for a bed linen and towels.
If you are looking for a hostel in the center of Paris, this option is the way to go. But you need to book a place here in advance, because there are only 29 rooms that are quickly occupied.
Price: from 17 euros.
Address: 6, rue Trousseau.
Additional facilities and services: Air conditioning, 1-2 bed rooms, reception desk is open around the clock, a shower in rooms.
4. Vintage Hostel.
This hostel is located in the Gare du Nord area in the north-west of the city. The hotel is marked by positive reviews of travelers for a cozy, relaxed atmosphere in dorm rooms, and tasty breakfasts. While the main complaints are related to small room sizes and noise.
It offers comfortable rooms, from which opens a fantastic view of old Paris. There are separate beds in single, double and triple rooms. Two tiered beds are in a room for 4-10 people. There are also 4-bed rooms only for women.
It is very convenient that you can rest here with children. If you need a hairdryer or a city map you can get it at the reception. Here is also the opportunity to buy tickets to Disneyland, sign up for a bus tour, call a taxi or book a transfer to the airport.
Young people from the age of 18 without animals are allowed to visit this hostel, but with one or two children when booking a 4-bed room.
Price: from 26 euros.
Address: 73 rue de Dunquerke.
Additional facilities and services: Free Wi-Fi in the lobby, air conditioning, private bathroom in each room, luggage room.
5. Peace & Love Hostel.
This famous Parisian hostel is not suitable for everyone. For those, who are looking for limitless round-the-clock fun and entertainment, this hostel is a great option. But for those, who cannot stand excessive noise and prefer to relax in a quiet environment, it is better to bypass the hostel. Here is always crowded and fun.
The double room has a double bed; the other options are designed for 3, 4 and 14 people. Rooms for 2 – 4 persons are equipped with bathrooms and toilets. Dorm rooms have shared bathrooms.
Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas between 8: 00-18: 00. If you want to use Wi-Fi in rooms, you should pay an additional cost. However, cooking in the kitchen is allowed as much as you want. All kitchen appliances are provided for free (fridge, cooker, microwave, etc.).
There is a garage, but parking costs 25 euros / night. There is a cheap bar on the ground floor working until 2am, and once a week there is a DJ night, a concert or karaoke evening.
Age restrictions: 18 – 35 years. You cannot settle with children and animals, and there are no rooms equipped for disabled people.
Price: from 19 euros.
Address: 245 rue La Fayette.
Additional facilities and services: Internet, bar, free linens.