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Paris’ unique allure is guaranteed to draw you back time and again and the superbly located 3-star St Paul makes a charming base.

Type of Holiday:

From £208pp based on two people sharing

Duration: 2 days
Departures: Various departures from March to October
Start point: Paris
End point: Paris

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Details of Short Break on the Left Bank, Paris

This charming hotel is converted from a handsome 17th-century building. Located on a quiet side street on the Left Bank, in the Latin Quarter, close to the Sorbonne, Panthéon and Luxembourg Gardens, it remains a popular choice, especially given the friendly and attentive service. There are 31 characterful bedrooms (including some triple and family rooms), all individually styled and many with beams. The rooms and bathrooms have recently been renovated and now include a flat-screen television and air conditioning; all rooms are equipped with a hairdryer, minibar, safe and wireless internet access. The buffet breakfast is served in the atmospheric vaulted cellar and there is a pleasant lounge with exposed stonework and a fireplace.

Paris's unique allure is guaranteed to draw you back time and time again, regardless of how well you know the city. Ever-changing exhibitions and the sheer number of monuments, galleries, museums, shops and markets, impossible to cover in one weekend, mean that you are sure to make a new discovery on every visit. Alternatively, revisit the main attractions to see them in different lights and seasons.

We recommend, however, that you do not overdo the sightseeing – an afternoon spent watching the world go by from a pavement café, soaking up the incomparable atmosphere, can be just as enjoyable. For dinner, the choice is of course endless, from the top gastronomy of Michelin-starred restaurants to informal meals in convivial bistros.

What our customers say:

Mr Guest of London
The fact that the hotel was so good and in such a good location (near to buses, metro, park and restaurants) made our stay more enjoyable than other hotels where we have stayed in Paris in the past. The hotel staff gave a very friendly welcome. The Room was nice and quiet, nicely decorated and just what we needed; breakfast – good food and service in an interesting room.

Ms Wright of Yorkshire
Good quality hotel and room quite large for Paris. Really good location, easy to walk everywhere and excellent restaurants nearby.

Mrs Naylor of London
Extremely nice friendly reception and nothing was too much trouble.
The restaurant next door to the hotel was extremely good for future customers, basic but  always full  - Restaurant Le Polidor. We had a very busy 3 days / 2 nights - walked for miles. It was very good.

For more reviews of this trip, see: Reviews of City break on the Left Bank, Paris

What price includes

  • 2 nights B&B in St Paul Hotel
  • return rail from London
  • city walk notes and cultural notes
  • explore one of the great cities of the world
  • climb the iconic Eiffel Tower
  • choose to savour some of the finest cuisine in the world



Plan your journey by train

Meeting point:
Hotel St Paul, Paris

Nearest train station to meeting point:
Paris, Gare du Nord

Transfer to meeting point:
Guests make their own way to meeting point
Take metro line 4 from Gare du Nord to Odéon, down the street from the Hotel St Paul.

How to get there:
Train from London to Paris

Plan your journey by train to Paris

Plan your journey by train

Finish point:
Hotel St Paul, Paris

Nearest train station to finish point:
Paris, Gare du Nord

Transfer to finish point:
Guests make their own way to station
Take metro line 4 from Odéon (down the road from Hotel St Paul) to Gare du Nord.

How to get back:
Train from Paris to London

Plan your return train journey from Paris