How to find a hotel near the Louvre in Paris ?
If we tell you “most visited museum in the world”, what is your answer ? The Louvre Museum of course ! Finding out where to stay near the Louvre Museum in Paris will allow you a fast and easy access to the place, as well as the magnificent neighbourhood surrounding it.
Your visit to the Louvre Museum
What to remember from the Louvre
This institution attracted no less than 10 million visitors last year. The experience it offers is beyond comparison with other museums in Paris or internationally, it is enough to convince you to mention the number and quality of the works on display.
In 2014, there were more than 66,000 Egyptian antiquities and nearly 23,500 works of art in this former royal residence. The Mona Lisa, the Venus of Milo, the Code of Hammurabi … there are inevitably priceless pieces of these creations with a global aura that arouse the interest of tourists coming to the right bank. In addition to the paintings, we can see ceramics, sculptures and archeological objects of immense value in the 8 departments of the Louvre.
Free night on the 1st Friday of the month
To discover the Louvre from a new angle, we strongly advise you to attend the Louvre on the 1st Friday night of the month. It is a perfect way to immerse yourself in the Louvre.
The atmosphere that reigns in the many rooms is certainly singular. It is among other things the spaces dedicated to Greek art and Italian art that could make you travel through the ages. A smaller affluence, the feeling of being privileged … And regular activities such as treasure hunts, concerts, flashlight visits, reading corner, board games, etc. to seduce the public and present other facets of the riches of the Louvre.
What a pleasure to rediscover the Louvre museum in a new light ! Be careful to book it in advance, places are limited…
Our Paris hotel near the Louvre
Our 4-stars hotel near the Louvre offers all the comfort that its customers can expect while staying in the City of Light. It features spacious bright rooms and premium bedding. Its peaceful terrace and SPA are two other assets you could enjoy if you choose to book a room at the Cadran 4-stars hotel Paris, 10 Rue du Champ de Mars.
Haven of peace in center of Paris on the Rive Gauche, our establishment offers quietness and wellness. It is the best place if you want to enjoy a comfortable room and sleep like a baby, before wandering around and have fun in the streets of the city of light.
Plus, it gives you a quick access not only to the grandiose Louvre Museum and the jardin des Tuileries, but to the very center of the city.
The Neighborhood around the Louvre
Our 4-star establishment is located on the left bank on the heart of the 7th arrondissement. You can quickly cross the Seine by foot, or reach the site by taking the metro station line 13 or the bus 69. If you decide to walk, you will enjoy a beautiful stroll along the banks of the Seine, and through the flowers and statues in the Tuileries garden. The Louvre is 25 minutes walking distance away.
Find around the Louvre an historic neighborhood and all its prestigious attractions. Go have a look then to the Place de la Concorde, with its Egyptian obelisk, fountains and luxury shops. You can as well visit the Grand Palais and the Petit Palais. Little tip : Have a drink in the garden of the Petit Palais, you will find there a very sweet atmosphere.
If you enjoy shopping, you will find some glittering shops around the Place Vendome and along the Saint-Honoré street. Or go a little bit further to find the shopping district on the Champs Elysées…
Now that you have been in all the famous spots of the neighbourhood, try the lesser-known sites. By example wander in the little pedestrian streets behind the Palais Royal, and discover there antique boutiques and authentic cafés… And that’s just a start !
Practical informations :
Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris
Monday: 9 a.m.–6 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m.–9:45 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m.–6 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m.–9:45 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.–6 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m.–6 p.m.
On the first Saturday of each month, the museum is also open from 6 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. and admission is free for all visitors.
Rooms begin closing at 5:30 p.m., and at 9:30 p.m. on night openings.