In Paris, accommodation options are offered to suit any budget, so tourists can find accommodation for less than 45 or as much as EUR 600 or more. Paris Opera area, Chaillot Quarter, Luxembourg and the Montemarte area are the most convenient places to stay. In suburbs, accommodation is also available for tourists who appreciate peace and quiet, namely Montsouris, Porte de Versailles and Boulougne Billancourt. If you are looking for privacy and space, you can book apartment rentals like luxury apartments, studio apartments, terraced apartments, or houseboats.
Vacationers who are not worried about money can book accommodation at any luxury hotel, such as the seven Palace Hotels in Paris. The four-star hotels which belong to reputed chains such as Accor, also provide luxury at affordable rates. The city also has several three-star hotels at convenient locations run by renowned chains such as Mercure and Novotel. Alternatively, tourists can find apartment rentals at any fully furnished apartment with all the required facilities in Paris.
Since Paris is the capital city of France and a popular European tourist destination, it receives thousands of visitors per month and provides many accommodation choices to cater to different needs. Although, accommodation here tends to be expensive, the city also has its own share of budget hotels. Vacationers who cannot afford to stay at regular hotels can opt to stay at comfortable budget hotels in the city.
Vacationers interested in booking accommodation at budget hotels must consider prestigious budget hotel chains such as ETap, Ibis and Formulae 1.
To get rooms in low budget hotels, tourists will have to look to the suburbs in Paris to find accommodation. One can easily book accommodation in budget hotels in the range of 55 to 100, depending on the facilities offered and the location of the hotel in question. The tariffs are much lower in the suburbs of Paris and vacationers can find rooms for as cheap as 45. Booking accommodation in the suburbs is much more peaceful and less expensive, however tourists might find themselves spending more on travelling into the city to view the major attractions.
Alternatively, students and backpackers can book accommodation in any of the hostels in Paris. Some of these are student hostels associated with universities, youth hostels run by the French Youth Hostel Federation and others.
Tourists who wish to be close to the major attractions of Paris must book accommodation within the city although this will be more expensive. This ensures that they will be spending less time in buses, cars and trams and more time sightseeing.
James works in the Travel industry and in between watching FC Barcelona, works with Vacation rentals Paris and Champs Elysees guides.