Our hotel near the military school of Paris

July 31st, 2019

The military school is an important part of our country history, and it is in one of the most attractive area of the French capital. Put your suitcases in our hotel near the military school, discover then the monument and its many secrets.

The history of the Military school

Built under Louis XV from 1768 to 1780, this royal military academy is worth a visit. At least for its breathtaking exterior architecture.

Convinced that its mobilized troop were not ready enough for the fight during the war of succession of Austria, Marshal Saxe suggested its creation to Louis XV.

It is now an architectural masterpiece that we owe to Ange-Jacques Gabriel. He also designed the Château de Compiègne and the Place de la Concorde as well.

To have the opportunity to explore the bowels of the military school, you have to wait for the next Heritage Days, scheduled for September 21st and 22nd.

In 2018, those who visited it were able to attend equestrian demonstrations, contemplate small armored models and admire photo exhibitions.

The proximity of our hotel to the military school

No taxi or chauffeur VTC to solicit, no public transport to borrow or change of line to provide… Indeed, our establishment enjoys an advantageous location ! A stone’s throw from the military school in the very center of the city.

After leaving our hotel, you go up the Rue du Champ-de-Mars (against traffic) and turn left on Avenue du Bourdonnais. Then, you just have to turn right on Place Joffre to access this monument.

The advantages of the Hotel du Cadran

At the gates of Parisian monuments and museums

If you pay close attention to the military school, you should be interested as well by the historical and cultural heritage of the capital.

And there are a lot to visit in the vicinity of our establishment ! Starting with the Iron Lady, located between the Seine and the Champ de Mars, ony a few minutes away from the Cadran by foot.

As for museum institutions, they are numerous in this very central area of ​​Paris. If the respective collections of the Rodin Museum, the Musée du quai Branly and the one dedicated to Maillol do not please you, maybe the incredible artworks of the Louvre Museum and the Musée d’Orsay, separated by the Seine, should hold your attention.

The advantages of our hosting solution

Its advantageous situation is not enough to convince you? A few minutes of relaxation on the terrace of our hotel near the military school will… Not to forget our quiet and comfy rooms. Add to this the permanent services of our concierge and the availability of our spa, which combines a sauna with a jacuzzi, and you will never want to leave this place !