Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere - 2 Star Hotel in Paris France
Located close to the Grands Boulevards, this 2 star hotel is family friendly, has en suite rooms with basic complimentary toiletries, offers a 24 hour reception, free WiFi, buffet style continental breakfast, plus has limited parking available and pets are also allowed.
About Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere in Paris
Situated in the 9th Arrondissement this hotel is close to many popular tourist attractions in Paris that are within easy walking distance such as the Musee Grevin waxwork museum, the Theatre du Gymnase that hosts English comedy shows and Choco-Story the Musee du Chocolat.
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere Paris facade and entrance
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere is one of the 2 star hotels in Paris and gets its name from the area in which it is located called the Cite Bergere, which is in a popular area of the Grands Boulevards, recognised for its night life including bars, cabarets including the Folies Bergere, theatres, etc along with its numerous cafes and Paris restaurants including the Bouillon Chartier historical restaurant.
You will find that the Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere is spread over several floors, has been undergoing some renovations and there is a small lift for convenience, although we would like to point out that it is not disabled friendly, plus there is no air conditioning, yet your beloved pets are allowed to accompany you by prior arrangement.
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere Facilities
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere 24hr reception desk area
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere reception lounge sofa and decor
With a 24 hour reception and friendly staff able to speak English as well as French, you may be pleased to know that there is also a free luggage hold service for those of you arriving early or wishing to leave later in the day to get the most out of your holiday in Paris.
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere has a lounge area by the reception decorated with wood and a rich purple colour with a large fresco on one wall, and it is here that you could sit and relax, maybe catching up with those back home utilising the free WiFi.
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere breakfast room tables and chairs
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere double room with desk and bedside tables
There is also a dedicated breakfast room decorated with the same colour scheme, and Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere provides a continental style buffet breakfast each day between the hours of 7am and 10am.
Delights on offer include fruit juice, hot beverages, cereals, fruit salad, yoghurt French bread and pasties such as croissants along with accompaniments like butter, jams, honey, etc. There are also cheeses and traditional Madeleine cakes available as well to provide a good start to the day, all for the nominal cost of around €8 per person.
Rooms at the Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere ensuite bathroom hand basin and tower rail
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere twin room beds and bedside table
There are 25 rooms at Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere and as with many hotels in Paris, the rooms are small at around 10 to 13 metres squared and come as either a double with a large bed or as a twin room with two singles, although there is a family room called the suite, which is suitable for 4 people at approximately 30 metres squared.
Each room comes with an ensuite bathroom with either a bath or shower, a hairdryer and basic complementary toiletries like shampoo, yet some of these seem to be like they are within the room rather than completely closed off and separate. There is also a desk, flat screen TV and free WiFi is available.
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere double bedroom bedside draws and table and chair
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere family room bathroom with bath and shower
However, being a budget 2 star hotel, we would like to point out that there is no air conditioning, although a fan is provided for the warmer days and windows can be opened. In addition, the rooms on the top floor do have sloping ceilings and for some people this could cause a problem due to height restrictions.
Yet as we mentioned earlier, pets are allowed at the Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere plus you may be pleased to know that a baby cot is available, subject to availability and prior arrangement.
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere family room with double and two single beds
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere double room with bedside tables
Access to the Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere
Located in the 9th Arrondissement, when it comes to reaching the Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere via public transport in Paris, you will find that the bus lines 20, 32, 39 are the closest on the Boulevard Poissonniere, yet a little further walk on the Rue Montmartre and you have the bus stop for the Paris bus line 74 and line 85 along with the Noctilien N15 and N16 night bus lines.
However, when you look at the Paris Metro, you have the Grands Boulevards stop that is very close to the first bus stop mentioned, which serves Metro line 8 and also Metro line 9 that will get you to many popular tourist attractions including Trocadero Gardens by the iconic Eiffel Tower.
In addition, when it comes to the RER trains, the nearest is approximately 1200 metres walk in a Westerly direction to the Auber train station serving the RER A line, although you could hop on the Metro line 8 to the Opera stop to save walking. It is also round here by the Palais Garnier Opera house here that you can utilise the RoissyBus, which is the dedicated airport shuttle bus for getting to Charles de Gaulle airport.
Whereas if you are driving in France and into Paris with your own vehicle, you may be pleased to know that the Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere has 4 parking spaces available, which are on the street and are an additional cost per night. So, to get to the hotel via a vehicle, you would need to go to the Rue du Faubourg Montmartre, which is a one-way street, and you will find the entrance to Cite Bergere on the right hand side at No 6, also with a sign directing you into the passage just stating Hotels.
Paris Hotel booking info
Hotel des Arts Cite Bergere
7 Cite Bergere
Ile de France
Tel: 0033 1 42 46 73 30
GPS: 48.87191, 2.34464