Find a hotel near the Eiffel Tower
To stay in the capital in idyllic conditions, book a room in our hotel near the Eiffel Tower! Unmissable monument, it is 324 high, and is located at the end of the Champ-de-Mars in the 7th arrondissement of Paris. Le Cadran, a 4-star Paris 7th hotel, welcomes you at the foot of the Iron Lady.
The history and figures of the Eiffel Tower
A monument built for the World Expo
It attracts many tourists each year, and represents for many the symbol of Paris. This metal structure is originally a project carried by Gustave Eiffel, Émile Nouguier and Maurice Koechlin for the World Fair of 1889. Exactly 100 years after the French Revolution!
A vertiginous meccano that was favored at the expense of … The project of gigantic lighthouse worn by Jules Bourdais. It has the distinction of being simply built using wooden scaffolding and small steam cranes.
Frequently animated by games of light, the Eiffel Tower has been the scene of major events since its construction, including the concerts of Edith Piaf (from the first floor) and Johnny Hallyday in 2000 (at the foot of the tower).
The Iron Lady in figures
The first feat of these designers and workers who worked on the Champ-de-Mars is related to the construction time. Indeed, it took only 2 years, 2 months and 5 days to mount this impressive tower. Made up of just over 18,000 rooms, it has 5 elevators and rises to 324 meters high, antennas included.
On the occasion of the exhibition of 1889, no less than two million people came to discover it. In 2011, more than 7 out of 10 visitors to the Eiffel Tower were foreigners.
The tours around our hotel near the Eiffel Tower
Around our establishment
Not far from our hotel, there is the Place du Trocadero which opens onto the forecourt of human rights. This last building replaced the Palais du Trocadéro, a sumptuous place of spectacle which was one of the most emblematic monuments of the city of lights at the end of the 19th century.
Then, you have the opportunity after crossing its gardens and going through the Pont d’Iéna, to walk on the Champ-de-Mars, which includes a puppet theater, kindergartens and several monuments including the bust of Gustave Eiffel. To shop, head for Rue Clerc, a pedestrian street where you can also eat!
Avenue Montaigne and Champs Elysees are also within walking distance, if you prefer the great couturiers …
Various ways to visit the Eiffel Tower district
If you’re tired of walking, or want to explore the capital differently, there are several ways to make you happy! For example, you can try a boat trip on the Seine, or the open tour buses, whose lines can be accessed very quickly from our hotel. We are also thinking about renting luxury cars, an unforgettable experience.
Ideally located in the center of Paris in the 7th arrondissement, our hotel is just a stone’s throw from the metro station Ecole Militaire on line 8.
Our air-conditioned rooms are comfortable, spacious and fully equipped to make your stay unforgettable!