11 Greatest Low-cost Lodges in Paris: Our High Picks

Familia Hotel exterior, one of the cheap hotels in Paris

The pleasant Familia Lodge, one in every of our prime funds resort picks.

Whoa. Let me repeat that… whoa. Are you experiencing slightly sticker shock whereas trying to find resorts in Paris? Town has gotten actually costly, n’est-ce pas?

I do know, touring to Paris has by no means been precisely low-cost, however there have at all times been methods to make it extra reasonably priced. Heck, my submit on 50 methods to avoid wasting in your journey to Paris breaks down little ideas and methods for saving on meals, museums, getting round, and so forth. However the metropolis’s resort charges have not too long ago gone by means of the roof.

We should always know — my crew and I’ve been obsessively visiting, reviewing, and rating the most effective funds resorts in Paris since 2001, after I launched the location with the mission of serving to vacationers discover the perfect central resorts in Paris which can be truly reasonably priced. We’ve seen charming resorts open, shut, get rebooted as non-public condo leases, rebrand themselves as 4-star resorts. We’ve seen all of it.

However post-COVID, we’ve seen a few of our all-time favourite funds resorts shut, and others have remodeled themselves into one thing a lot, rather more costly. (Mockingly, the charges would possibly double, however the location and room measurement at all times keep the identical!) And we perceive, to a sure diploma. Operating a resort was practically not possible for just a few years, and revenues should be recouped.

Nonetheless, over the previous three years we’ve seen lots of our favourite (previously) budget-friendly resorts swing from providing rooms for about €125-150 an evening to greater than €250 an evening.

Happily, there are nonetheless some resorts in central Paris with nice service and reasonably priced charges. We’ve spent just a few weeks combing by means of and updating all of our Paris resort listings, and testing charges to unravel what continues to be an ideal deal.

Our standards: How can we choose our favourite resorts in Paris?

We’ve picked these winners by analyzing a number of standards, together with:

Lodge Location

Would most vacationers think about this location to be handy? Are you able to stroll to widespread sights and a wide selection of eating places from this resort? On the similar time, does it provide sufficient calm to allow you to sleep comfortably at evening?

Our favourite areas are within the very middle of Paris (Arrondissements 1-7), particularly close to the Louvre, the Marais, Latin Quarter, St-Germain des Prés and close to the Eiffel Tower. From these areas you’ll be able to stroll or take a fast Metro experience to just about all of Paris’s predominant museums and sights.

Common room charge

Are charges cheaper than different resorts of the identical class? To find out the “common double charge,” we compiled and averaged charges for a double room in June, July, August and October of 2023.

This one was particularly onerous, as room charges have skyrocketed throughout the town. Most of our prime picks have a mean room charge beneath $150 per evening, whereas some actually particular resorts go as excessive as $225. Above that quantity simply can’t moderately thought-about “funds”. We’ve rounded up resorts with a few of the greatest charges within the metropolis.

High quality

How do the precise rooms and resort providers stack up with others in the identical class? If it is a two-star resort, for instance, does it provide higher rooms and extra private providers than different two-star resorts?

Person scores and opinions

How have previous visitors rated this resort? What points, if any, have earlier visitors skilled with the resort?

Room measurement

Sure, we’re so obsessive that we’ve compiled room measurement (in sq. toes) for all resorts and use it as an element when selecting our record. The larger the guestroom, the upper the resort scores. (I imply… practically all resort rooms in Paris are tiny, however we’re not less than capable of see who the outliers are!) In Paris, we discovered the common resort room spans round 129 to 140 sq. toes (about 12 to 13 sq. meters). Among the smallest rooms squeeze in beds, desks, and even loos in beneath 100 sq. toes, which makes the bigger rooms (over 200 sq. toes) really feel extraordinarily spacious.

“Particular one thing”

Does this resort provide one thing particular that distinguishes it from its rivals? Does it have a particular theme, attention-grabbing house owners, or fascinating historical past? After we’re reviewing resorts, we’re at all times in search of this “one thing particular.”

And eventually, we additionally go together with our personal instincts. We’ve visited and inspected resorts tons of of instances in Paris. We’re together with resorts on this record that we like and really feel ought to be shared with our readers!

Associated articles: For extra on resort financial savings in France, take a look at our tutorials on methods to save in your resort in Paris, and methods to avoid wasting on resorts all through France. You can too discover romantic funds stays and resorts with old-world attraction.

The 11 greatest low-cost resorts in Paris in 2023

Listed here are our picks for the most effective low-cost sleeps in Paris, ranked by worth. Learn extra about any resort by clicking the “learn full overview” hyperlink, or click on to see our full information to funds resorts in Paris, with greater than 100 listings. In the event you spot one thing you want, make certain to overview our tips about saving on resorts in France to get essentially the most bang to your buck.


Lodge de Nesle **

Neighborhood: St-Germain-des-Pres
Common charge: €120

The one-star Lodge de Nesle, tucked away among the many again streets of Saint-Germain des Prés and steps from the Seine, presents reasonably priced rooms which can be painted with a humorousness and historical past. The 18 visitor rooms are individually painted and embellished by the proprietor and her son. Most of those boast lavish line drawings of famed moments in French historical past, together with scenes of Egypt and the Orient, in addition to some playful representations of Molière, Hugo and others who’ve lived within the neighborhood.

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Clean, central, and super cheap, the Tiquetonne is the perfect Cheapo pick.

Clear, central, and tremendous low-cost, the Tiquetonne is the right Cheapo choose.

Lodge Tiquetonne *

Neighborhood: 2nd: Bourse/Montorgueil
Common double: €136

The Lodge Tiquetonne presents 45 easy and homey rooms at persistently low charges, given its central Proper Financial institution location (a pair blocks north of Les Halles). The Tiquetonne is without doubt one of the hottest resorts on EuroCheapo, and for good cause: Yr after 12 months, it continues to supply comfy rooms (most with non-public bathtub) at a few of the lowest charges round. To not point out this resort has a few of the largest rooms we’ve seen in Paris, with rooms round 215 sq. toes/20 sq. meters.

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The Esmeralda is a funky old cheapo, with crazy character and a fabulous Notre Dame location.

The Esmeralda is a cool previous cheapo, with loopy character and a superb Notre Dame location.

Lodge Esmeralda *

Neighborhood: fifth: Latin Quarter
Common room charge €147

It’s all about historical past and placement on the straight-out-of-a-storybook Lodge Esmeralda. With a magnifique Left Financial institution location instantly throughout the Seine from Notre Dame, the Lodge Esmeralda presents 16 funky and semi-renovated rooms at charges which can be fairly low-cost for the neighborhood. For the quirky at coronary heart, this one-star marvel can be a dream. Rooms have old school attraction, with a wild décor that may be a “mash-up” of a Nineteenth-century French farmhouse, flea market, and kitschy Excessive Baroque.

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Familia Hotel

Household-run attraction is the secret at Familia Lodge.

Familia Lodge**

Neighborhood: fifth: Latin Quarter
Common charge: €161

It’s onerous to withstand this family-run resort — particularly when you think about the worth for the superb location within the Latin Quarter. We love the little vintage particulars together with cute desks, historic maps, and Paris-themed artwork. For rooms with views throughout the rooftops of the town, attempt to reserve a room on the highest flooring. Additionally they have just a few balcony rooms (verify when reserving). Familia Lodge options Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, and air-conditioning in all the rooms.

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The Hotel Chopin is tucked away at the end of a 19th century shopping arcade.

The Lodge Chopin is tucked away on the finish of a Nineteenth-century procuring arcade.

Lodge Chopin **

Neighborhood: ninth: Opéra
Common room charge €164

Prepared for one thing with an additional dose of attraction? Tucked away inside a Nineteenth-century procuring arcade, the two-star Lodge Chopin presents comfy, spacious (172 sq. toes/16 sq. meter) rooms at nice charges, however it’s the setting that’s certain to make romantics race to their fainting couches. The arcade, situated alongside the Boulevard Montmartre close to the Opera procuring district, is lined with picture-perfect shops promoting toys, jewellery, and sweets. After which midway down, you come across the Lodge Chopin. Inside, issues have a quiet, grandmotherly contact.

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Trying up at Lodge St Pierre.

Lodge Saint-Pierre **

Neighborhood: sixth: St-Germain-des-Prés
Common charge: €204

With a location close to the energetic Boulevard St-Michel, the Lodge Saint-Pierre presents fashionable, renovated rooms at reasonably priced charges. Friends even have the choice to guide rooms with balconies and views of Notre Dame’s towers or the Eiffel Tower.

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hotel bed next to window with view of charming old buildings, view from room at Hotel Audran in Paris

A captivating view from a room at Lodge Audran. Picture: Reserving.com

Lodge Audran *

Neighborhood: 18th: Montmartre
Common room charge €209

The pleasant Lodge Audran is one other of our greatest funds resorts in Paris. It’s a stable deal, providing renovated two-star rooms with non-public loos alongside the café-lined rue Abbesses, one in every of Montmartre’s most charming stretches. The resort’s 40 rooms had been not too long ago painted a vibrant blue, and all are geared up with a flat-screen TV, phone, and free Wi-Fi.

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Shock, shock! Lodge Des Balcons has some nice views out of your room.

Grand Lodge des Balcons **

Neighborhood: sixth: St. Germain des Prés
Common charge: €209

The Grand Lodge des Balcons presents 50 comfy rooms, and sure, a number of balconies overlooking a quiet avenue. There may be loads to do close by, too, with Berkeley Books throughout the highway, the Boulevard St-Germain to the precise of the resort, and the Odéon National Theater and the Luxembourg Gardens to the left.

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Affordable, renovated rooms near the Marais at the Paris France.

Inexpensive, renovated rooms close to the Marais on the Paris France.

Lodge Paris France **

Neighborhood: third/4th: Marais
Common charge: €211

The somewhat generically named Lodge Paris France presents nicely stored, but charmingly old school rooms in a first-rate spot alongside the Rue de Turbigo close to the Marais, Pompidou, and Republique. The rooms have not too long ago been renovated (including, for instance, air con), however the house owners took care to maintain a few of the interval particulars. The resorts 46 rooms are papered in vibrant colours, and all are geared up with AC, flat-screen TV, and free Wi-Fi.

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bed with rattan headboard against patterned wallpaper wall at Hotel de Suez

An excellent central location and wonderful two-star rooms are the star at Lodge de Suez. Picture: Reserving.com

Lodge de Suez **

Neighborhood: fifth: Latin Quarter
Common room charge: €232

Welcoming visitors since 1896, the Lodge de Suez is aware of a factor or two about nice resort service. Rooms are fashionable, due to latest renovations, and spotless, and facilities are trendy (assume free Wi-Fi and flat-screen televisions). You may depend on the long-time workers members to greet you warmly. Whereas latest renovations raised the charges a bit, the service, facilities, and total expertise of staying at this extremely rated resort make it a very good worth.

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You need old-world Parisian attraction? Welcome to Lodge de Good!

Lodge de Good **

Neighborhood: third & 4th: the Marais
Common room charge €258

It’s a bit extra of a splurge nowadays, however for those who’re in search of one thing eclectic and charming, Lodge de Good is your spot. Right here, you’ll discover romantic decor, picturesque views, air con, non-public loos, and even an elevator. The world is good too, as you’ll discover loads to do, eat and see within the well-known Marais neighborhood.

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Extra low-cost resorts in Paris

However wait, there’s extra! We have now reviewed greater than 100 reasonably priced resorts in our information to Paris. Discover extra resorts:

• See all reviewed resorts

• See resorts: Close to the Louvre | Marais | Latin Quarter | St. Germain | Eiffel Tower | Montmartre

A be aware about reserving

It ought to come as no shock that, given their distinctive worth, many of those resorts are fairly well-known and are already fairly widespread with visitors. As many of those are additionally fairly small (not less than in comparison with worldwide chain resorts), discovering availability could be tres difficile… particularly throughout the excessive season, and particularly for those who wait till the final minute.

If potential, reserve far prematurely. Search resorts in Paris