3 Ducks Hostel in Paris
Located within a historical building that has been fully renovated, the 3 Ducks Hostel has been running over 30 years and provides beds within dormitories along with private rooms, plus free WiFi, a bar, use of a kitchen and free breakfast included within the cost.
About the 3 Ducks Hostel in Paris
A former coaching inn dating from the 1700s that has been classed as an historical monument in Paris and fully restored over a period of two years, which was completed in 2014, this is the location of the 3 Ducks Hostel.
The oldest privately run hostel in France that was founded in Paris in 1987 and located in the 15th Arrondissement of Paris, it is only about a 10 to 15 minute walk from the Eiffel Tower.
You will find that the interior of the building has also been completely renovated in collaboration with a renowned French architect and two graphic artists to create an ultra modern stylish interior, which is fully air conditioned throughout, yet heated during the colder months.
Services at the 3 Ducks Hostel
You will find a 24 hour reception with multilingual staff who can arrange for shuttle transfers to the Paris airports for a set fee, provide you with tourist information including free maps and guides, plus you can rent towels if you have not packed any.
There is a free luggage hold service available throughout your stay, which is also available even if you have arrived prior to your booking, so that you can return when you wish later in the day or evening and start enjoying the city straight away.
Breakfast in the form of a continental style with a choice of hot beverages and fruit juices, bread and pastries plus cereals is available each morning between 7:30am and 9:30am, which comes in with the cost of your accommodation at the 3 Ducks Hostel.
For those of you who do not wish to spend money eating out, there is a fully equipped kitchen that you can utilise, yet there is also a fully licensed bar on site plus food is also possible, along with a courtyard terrace to relax in for those nicer days.
Accommodation at the 3 Ducks Hostel in Paris
Bed linen comes in with the cost and beds are made up upon arrival plus each room is air conditioned or heated depending upon the time of year and all rooms have an en suite with shower and toilet, shared between the people of that room.
The rooms are designed with bunk beds and have individual power plugs plus USB ports, individual reading lights along with free WiFi, and even hairdryers are supplied within the hostel rooms.
There are different types of accommodation available at the 3 Ducks Hostel with there being women only dorms for four or six, along with mixed dormitories that can cater for six or eight people, which are charged per person.
However, there are also private dorm rooms available within this boutique hostel in Paris that have their own en suite and charged per room rather than per person, they are still with bunk beds and have the benefits detailed above. Yet there are also twin private rooms available that have two standard twin beds, making these options ideal for family or friends that want a bit more privacy together.
Access to the 3 Ducks Hostel in Paris
You will find the 3 Ducks Hostel located in the 15th Arrondissement within approximately 2 minutes walk from two different Metro stations called the Felix Faure stop and the Commerce stop, both serving line 8. A little further walk in the direction of the River Seine and you would reach the Charles Michels stop serving line 10.
However, the bus lines 42, 70 and 88 along with the Noctilien Night Bus service via lines N12 and N61 will also get you within walking distance of this boutique hostel in Paris.