Hotel Augustin - Paris 3 star hotel
A colourful and fun setting, this 3 Star hotel is suitable for those with reduced mobility, has family rooms, offers buffet breakfast, the Astotel Open Bar concept, free WiFi, and in room comforts including iPhone dock, courtesy tray, free soft drink mini bar, plus en suite with complimentary toiletries and much more to enjoy.
About the Hotel Augustin
Located in the 8th Arrondissement just a short walk to many different tourist attractions in Paris, this is quite a unique hotel classed as a chic, modern, boutique, unusual or fun hotel depending upon who you talk to or what reviews you read.
Whatever you decide, this is a 3 Star hotel in Paris that has been designed with many unusual and quirky features, so wherever you turn, there is always something different to discover, from multi-coloured carpeting, stars and drawings on walls, and a black, white and grey lobby area through to the breakfast room like a vintage American cafe with bright orange and yellow chairs and sofas with blue tables.
When it comes to services, as you would expect from a 3 Star hotel, there is a 24 hour reception and multilingual staff able to help you get the most out of your holiday in Paris, whether it be helping you make a restaurant reservation, booking tickets for a show, entry to a museum and much more.
The Hotel Augustin has a luggage room available for those arriving early or leaving Paris later, plus they offer a laundry service run by an outside company in addition to there being an iron and ironing board available upon request.
Being fully air conditioned and having a lift, or elevator, making access to the rooms easier, this is one of the disabled friendly hotels in Paris, in addition to being family friendly, even with a dedicated children's play area including a sit on vintage styled toy tractor. For the adults, there are French and International newspapers available along with magazines, books and tourist information, plus there is free WiFi throughout the hotel, so that you can keep in touch with people back home.
We mentioned earlier that there is a bright colourful breakfast room at Hotel Augustin, and it is here every morning between 7am and 10:30am that you can enjoy a varied, sumptuous buffet breakfast, although a continental breakfast can be served to your room for those that want more privacy, with the cost being around €8 per person or free if you book directly with the hotel.
Yet delights on offer within the buffet range from fresh bread, baguettes, pastries, croissants and jams through to eggs, cold cuts and cheeses, cereals, yoghurts, fruit salad and fresh fruit, in addition to hot beverages and fresh fruit juices. There are also gluten free options and staff will do their best to help any person with specific allergies, meaning you can get a great start to the day.
You will find that this is one of the Astotel hotels in Paris and they provide an offer classed as the Asto Tour, which is an Open Bar with soft drinks and snacks served completely free of charge each afternoon, and at the Hotel Augustin this is available within the breakfast room. However, if you are out visiting some of the Paris tourist attractions, but are near to another of the Astotel hotels, you can still take advantage of this incredible offer.
Rooms at the Hotel Augustin
Quirky features like oversized car wing mirrors, an Eiffel Tower desk lamp, bright yellow wall lamps, etc are just some of the features you will discover within the rooms of the Hotel Augustin.
There are Single rooms, standard and superior Twin rooms, standard Double rooms at approximately 14m squared, superior Double rooms at around 21m squared and Triple rooms that come with a sofa, which converts into an extra bed.
Now being that this is a family friendly hotel, as well as the triples, there is also a family room, which is composed of two interconnecting rooms suitable for four people with two bathrooms and a balcony. In addition, a baby cot can be supplied on prior request and children under the age of two stay free of charge.
Each room at the Hotel Augustin in Paris comes with a bathroom with either a shower or bath, hairdryer, magnifying mirror and complimentary toiletries. You will find the rooms equipped with desk and lamp, a personal safe, flat screen TV with Satellite channels, free WiFi, mini bar with free soft drinks and a courtesy tray for making tea and coffee.
All rooms have double glazing and air conditioning and some of the rooms like the Superior Twins and Superior Doubles also have a radio alarm clock, iPod/iPhone dock and bathrobes as well, to make your stay in Paris even more relaxing and enjoyable.
Access to the Hotel Augustin
Located in the 8th Arrondissement, when it comes to reaching the Hotel Augustin via public transport in Paris, you will find that the Bus lines 20, 22, 28 32, 43, 80, 84 and 93 along with the Noctilien Night Bus via lines N02 and N53 will all get you within very easy walking distance.
However, when you look at the Metro stations, located in a south easterly direction approximately 300 metres from the hotel you have the Saint-Augustin stop serving line 9 and in a south westerly direction you have the Miromesnil stop serving lines 9 and 13.
In addition, there is the Gare Saint-Lazare train station also within walking distance, which serves the Metro lines 3, 12, 13 and 14 along with being a station for Intercities, TER and Transilien train lines J and L. Plus, right by the station there are different bus stops for lines 21, 27, 66, 80, 81, 94, 95, N15 and N16, N51 and N52 as well. In addition, there is the Gare Haussmann Saint-Lazare train station serving the RER E line.