Hotel de l'Aveyron - 1 Star Hotel in Paris France
A 1 star budget hotel, yet within walking distance of two major train stations, all rooms are en suite and have a flat screen TV and there are family rooms, plus with a 24 hour reception and a breakfast room for continental breakfast this is ideal for those on a tight budget.
About Hotel de l'Aveyron
Located on a one-way side street in a typical Parisian building that is tall and narrow, the Hotel de l'Aveyron is situated in a lively area of the 12th Arrondissement where you can find numerous cafes and restaurants, not forgetting plenty of tourist attractions including the Canal Saint-Martin and historical Bastille Square in addition to many public transport connections within walking distance as well.
Being the type of building, the Hotel de l'Aveyron does not have a lift, so you would need to negotiate lots of stairs to get to your room, although staff will be more than happy to carry your luggage up for you if you are unable and therefore it is not suitable for those with reduced mobility.
This 1 star hotel in Paris offers a 24 hour reception with staff able to speak English as well as French and they are more than happy to help you throughout your stay whether it be booking a taxi, organising a restaurant reservation or booking tickets for a show, etc.
You will find that the Hotel de l'Aveyron has a dedicated breakfast room where a basic French continental style breakfast is served each morning to start your day, which consists of your choice of hot beverage, orange juice, bread, jams and croissants.
Rooms at the Hotel de l'Aveyron
Spread over several floors accessed by a staircase, there are twin and double rooms at this budget hotel along with a triple and quadruple room for families or friends travelling together, which are all small but clean and basic in decoration.
However, each has a private bathroom with a shower, although the quadruple has a bath, plus they are double glazed, come with a telephone and flat screen TV. Most also have a desk and there is also free WiFi available within the rooms at Hotel de l'Aveyron.
Access to the Hotel de l'Aveyron
Located in the 12th Arrondissement, when it comes to reaching the Hotel de l'Aveyron via public transport in Paris, you will find that the Gare de Lyon train station is only around 450 metres away, where you can access the RER A and the RER D plus the Transilien R train lines along with the TER regional trains and TGV high speed trains going far further afield including to other countries. This train station also serves the Metro line 1 and line 14.
In addition, there is the Gare d'Austerlitz train station also within walking distance of approximately 750 metres, which serves the RER C train line along with Intercities and TER trains plus the Metro line 5 and line 10 as well, although if you are thinking of utilising the Metro line 5 there is a Metro station nearer before you cross the River Seine called the Quai de la Rapee stop.
When it comes to the Paris buses you will find that the Paris bus lines 24, 29, 57, 61, 63, 87 and 91 along with the Noctilien Night Bus on lines N01, N11, N16, N31, N32, N33, N34, N130, N131, N132 and N134 will all get you within easy walking distance of the Hotel de l'Aveyron as they are all situated right by the Gare de Lyon, many on the Boulevard Diderot.
Although, if you head towards the River Seine, along the Quai de la Rapee there is a bus stop that serves the bus line 72 and just before you reach this road, on the Boulevard Diderot further down from where many of the other buses mentioned above, there is a bus stop serving bus line 77 along with the Noctilien N02 night bus line as well.
Additionally, right by the Jardin des Plantes you will find there is a docking station for the Batobus, which is a water bus service operating up and down the River Seine as a hop on and hop off service that stops close to some of the most popular tourist attractions in Paris including the iconic Eiffel Tower.
Paris Hotel booking info
Hotel de l'Aveyron
5 Rue d'Austerlitz
Ile de France
Tel: 0033 1 43 07 86 86
Fax: 0033 1 43 70 85 20
GPS: 48.84691, 2.37031