Paris Holidays by Rail

P aris remains a must-visit European destination. It’s arguably the world’s most romantic city, and is certainly home to some of the globe’s most recognisable landmarks, best food, and most inspiring art. The Mona Lisa, the Eiffel Tower, and hundreds of Michelin stars are just some of the attractions waiting to be discovered in the French capital, which is well-served by national and international rail links. The city has seven rail stations, each serving different regions of France. All are easily accessible via public transport.

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Our Recommended Hotels in Paris

Hotel Saint Paul Rive Gauche

The Saint Paul Rive Gauche is a family-run boutique hotel, located in the Latin Quarter of Paris. The building dates back to the 17th century and was once the home of Franciscan monks. The individually decorated bedrooms range from the traditional to the contemporary and there is also a cosy lounge area.

Mercure Paris Montmartre Sacré-Coeur

This traditional Parisian hotel is located in the lively Montmartre district of the city, within walking distance of the Sacre-Coeur Basilica and the historic, upscale area of St Germain-des-Pres. The bright and comfortable rooms are all equipped with flat-screen TV, work desk and free Wi-Fi internet.

Astoria Astotel

Located in the 8th arrondissement, with Gare Saint-Lazare just a few moments away this charming hotel has a very boutique feel with beautifully designed and decorated spaces throughout. The stylish bedrooms offer guests a sanctuary from the bustle of Paris with free Wi-Fi to help plan your next day’s adventure.

Le Marceau Bastille

Perfectly situated for travel to and from Gare de Lyon in the fashionable Bastille area, this recently refurbished hotel offers a chic, modern take on French hospitality. Rooms come equipped with modern creature comforts such as air conditioning, Wi-Fi and a minibar, and the courtyard, fitness room and treatment area provide the finishing touches for your stay.

Sofitel Le Faubourg

Occupying a central location just a short walk from the Place de la Corcorde and the Palais du Louvre, the Sofitel le Fabourg is a luxurious hotel with classically furnished guestrooms. The elegant bar with its pavement terrace is the perfect place to relax after a busy day of sightseeing.

Plaza Athénée

This famous luxury hotel is located in Paris’ fashion district. The guest rooms reflect the style of the area with traditional luxury combined seamlessly with modern touches such as complimentary Wi-Fi and air conditioning. The hotel features a choice of bars and restaurants, including Alain Ducasse Au Plaza Athenée which has been awarded three Michelin stars. An on-site spa offers a wide range of treatments.

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