Hotel Altona - 2 Star Hotel in Paris France
A budget 2 star hotel, it is situated within walking distance of Gare du Nord train station and Hotel Altona is family friendly offering small basic rooms with a small en suite bathroom, free WiFi, a reception and luggage hold and a typical French continental breakfast.
About Hotel Altona in Paris
Situated in the 10th Arrondissement on a one-way side street close to a Metro station and within walking distance of the Gare du Nord train station, the Hotel Altona is also convenient for cafes, shops, restaurants and takeaways.
Hotel Altona entrance canopy in Paris
The Hotel Altona is located within a typical Parisian style building that dates from the start of the 1900s, on the facade of the townhouse building that is spread over several floors you will see the traditional wrought iron style railings and balconies that you can benefit from in some rooms.
You will find this 2 star hotel in Paris situated within walking distance of many tourist attractions in Paris including being close to the Montmartre and Pigalle areas where you can enjoy lots of night life and entertainment venues like the Moulin Rouge Cabaret.
Hotel Altona historical facade and balconies
Hotel Altona lounge area with seating and coffee table
Hotel Altona has a 24 hour reception and staff are able to speak English as well as French, yet some are also able to speak other languages such as Spanish, plus there is a luggage hold for those of you arriving prior to check in.
And although this is a relatively small budget hotel, you will find a comfortable lounge area by reception along with vending machine where you can sit and relax with a paper, tourist information or utilising the free WiFi to keep up to date with what is happening and of course those back home.
Hotel Altona breakfast room with tables and chairs
Hotel Altona French continental breakfast bar
Breakfast at Hotel Altona is a typical French continental served buffet style in the dedicated breakfast room between the hours of 6:30am and 9:30am where you can enjoy cereals, bread, pastries like croissants, fruit juice and hot beverages.
Rooms at the Hotel Altona
Each of the rooms at Hotel Altona is accessible via a lift, although we would at this stage like to point out that it is not disabled friendly, but all are also soundproofed and have heating if required, although there is no air conditioning.
Hotel Altona quadruple room and desk
Hotel Altona en suite bathroom with shower
With a choice between single, twin and double rooms along with triple and quadruple rooms for families or friends travelling together, each comes with a small en suite bathroom that has a shower and hairdryer.
Being that Hotel Altona is a budget 2 star hotel in Paris, the rooms are small yet cosy and basic, but all of the rooms includes a desk, telephone, place for clothes, a flat screen TV and free WiFi internet access. Additionally, there are a few rooms that have a balcony as well.
Hotel Altona triple room with desk and chair
Hotel Altona bathroom suite with hand basin
Access to the Hotel Altona
Located in the 10th Arrondissement, when it comes to reaching the Hotel Altona via public transport in Paris, you will find that by heading in a Northerly direction on the Boulevard de Magenta you have the Paris bus line 54 and the Noctilien night bus lines N02, N14 and N44 and just around the corner there is the Barbes - Rochechouart Metro Station serving Metro line 2 and line 4.
Yet on the same street in the opposite direction heading towards Gare du Nord you have the bus lines 31, 54 and 56 along with the Noctilien N01 night bus line plus the N14 and N44 again.
Hotel Altona double room with desk
Hotel Altona twin room with desk area
Talking of Gare du Nord train station, this is only a walking distance of approximately 600 metres from Hotel Altona and serves Eurostar from London. The Gare du Nord also serves other high-speed trains along with the Transilien K Ile de France train, RER D and RER B train lines, with the latter being ideal for getting to Charles de Gaulle Airport. In addition, this is also a Metro station serving the Metro line 4 and line 5, making this ideal for getting around the city and far beyond.
Address and Contact Details
166 Rue du faubourg Poissonniere
Ile de France
Tel: 0033 1 48 78 68 24
Fax: 0033 1 49 95 07 17
GPS: 48.88247, 2.34978