Hotel de L'Empereur - 3 Star Hotel in Paris France
With 24 hour reception, concierge and room service, the elegant and sophisticated Hotel de l'Empereur 3 star hotel has impressive views of Les Invalides, is family and disabled friendly offers free WiFi an iPod docking station within the en suite rooms and much more for a comfortable stay.
About Hotel de l'Empereur
Situated in the 7th Arrondissement the Hotel de l'Empereur is very close to the historical Les Invalides and many of the rooms include views of the Eglise du Dome where you will find the Tomb of Napoleon. Additionally, this 3 star hotel is also within walking distance of numerous other famous tourist attractions in Paris including the iconic Eiffel Tower that sits within the Champ de Mars Gardens.
This 3 star hotel in Paris is located on a corner of a one way street and located within a typical Parisian building spread over several floors, it has been decorated in the Empire style, which continues from the lounge through the rooms, etc, thus making it a plush, elegant and refined yet cosy atmosphere.
You will find modern comforts within the Hotel de l'Empereur including double glazing and air conditioning plus there is a lift for easy access to the rooms, and as well as being family friendly with baby cots available upon request for certain rooms, yet subject to availability, there are also certain rooms that can accommodate the disabled, but also only upon prior request.
Hotel de l'Empereur Facilities
With a 24 hour reception you may be pleased to know that staff are able to speak English as well as French and are there to help you get the most out of your holiday in Paris, like with help on making reservations at many restaurants, etc.
Hotel de l'Empereur also offer concierge services for booking tickets for various shows and cabarets in Paris along with arranging airport shuttle services, booking taxis and much more.
You may be pleased to know that there is free WiFi throughout this 3 star hotel in Paris, and you can enjoy this while relaxing within the elegant and cosy lounge or in your room. Yet for those of you who do not have an internet ready or enabled device, then there is a computer at reception you can utilise. Additionally, this is connected to a printer, which ideal for printing off boarding passes, etc.
Room service is available throughout the day and night at Hotel de l'Empereur and this includes a typical French continental style breakfast, through to full meals that are available through their partnership with Les Bocaux du Bistrot who produce homemade authentic recipes with seasonal ingredients that are served in jars and are suitable for vegetarians as well as meat lovers.
Rooms at the Hotel de l'Empereur
All of the rooms at Hotel de l'Emereur are decorated in an empire style to provide comfort and sophistication with double glazing and air conditioning and come with an en suite room that has a shower and hairdryer in a modern style.
Each room comes equipped with a desk, free WiFi, telephone, personal safe, radio, flat screen TV with satellite channels and even an iPod docking station. Additionally, there are a few rooms that have a balcony with a bistro set for al fresco dining.
The Double Classic rooms are approximately 15 metres squared and are also suitable for the disabled upon prior request, then there are the Standard Doubles and Superior Doubles that both have a view to Les Invalides.
The Deluxe Double or Twin rooms are approximately 21 metres squared and have a seating area or can accommodate a third person with an extra bed if required, plus a baby cot is available for these rooms upon request. Being a family friendly 3 star hotel, the Hotel de l'Empereur also has what they class as a Quadruple, yet this is in fact two connecting rooms, meaning it is also ideal for friends travelling together.
Access to the Hotel de l'Empereur
Located in the very popular 7th Arrondissement, when it comes to reaching Hotel de l'Empereur via public transport in Paris, you will find it located virtually opposite Les Invalides and close to the La Tour-Maubourg Metro station serving Metro Line 8.
You will find that the nearest bus stop serves the Paris bus line 28, yet around the junction by the Ecole Militaire and the Metro stop of the same name you could also utilise the Paris bus lines 80, 82, 86 and 92. However, by going in a Westerly direction to the middle of the Champ de Mars Gardens on the Avenue Joseph Bouvard you have the bus stops for lines 42, 69 and 86, and all of these are within very easy walking distance of this 3 star hotel.
Whereas you will find the nearest RER train stations are the Pont de l'Alma stop located in a north westerly direction or in a north, north easterly direction you have the Invalides station, both of which serve the RER C train line, yet the Invalides stop is also a Metro station for line 8 and line 13.
For those of you who are interested in discovering more of Paris and seeing tourist attractions in other parts of the city that are not within walking distance of Hotel de l'Empereur, you could opt for one of the tours in Paris and there are several companies that provide bus tours including Foxity.
You then have OpenTour who operate a hop on and hop off tour bus service with open top double decker buses and having three different routes you can enjoy, on the Grand Tour Blue tour route you will need stop 14, called the Tour Eiffel stop on the Quai Branly.
Additionally there is Big Bus Paris, which also offer a hop on and hop tour service, and with their stop slightly nearer to Hotel de l'Empereur, it is in the middle of the Champ de Mars gardens by the fountains, which is on the Red tour route as stop 2 on the Avenue Joseph Bouvard.
However, for something different, you could also enjoy the Batobus, which is a water bus operating a hop on and hop off service up and down the River Seine with docking stations close to many popular tourist attractions including the famous Louvre Museum. Their main dock is at the foot of the Eiffel Tower, right by some of the River Seine sightseeing boat tours including Vedettes de Paris.
Although, if you are thinking of getting to Chateau de Versailles for a day out, but would rather not utilise public transport in Paris to get there, you will find a company called Versailles Express who operate a package tour service as well as a shuttle service to and from the famous former royal palace, which is also located at the base of the Eiffel Tower and within walking distance of the Hotel de l'Empereur.