Bargain Accommodation in the Marais - Saint Paul District
Hotels in the Marais district of Paris offer an excellent launchpad for tourists who wish to discover Paris.
With the Rue De Rivoli to the west and the Bastille to the east, it's well placed for sightseeing.
Popular tourist destinations such as the Louvre, Notre Dame, St Michel and the Hotel De Ville are within easy walking distance
One place to visit if you decide to pick a Hotel in the Marais is the Place des Vosges. The architecture of Place des Vosges gives you an idea of royal Paris in the early 17th century and it has great cultural and historical significance as it was the home to famous Parisians such as Victor Hugo and Cardinal Richelieu.
Well served by the metro - the Marais is only a few stops from the Champs Elysees - so, whatever you want to see while you are in Paris, you should find it easy to get there from your Hotel
Interesting facts: the Marais is both the Jewish centre and the Scottish centre of Paris. The Rue De Rosiers is home to many Jewish shops and restaurants (such as the wonderful Chez Marianne) and Paris' famous Scottish pub, the Auld Alliance, is only a few metres from the metro station at St Paul.
Interesting fact: Paris is known as the city of light