Hotel du Bresil - 2 Star Hotel in Paris France
Under 100 metres from Luxembourg Gardens and an RER train station, this 2 star hotel has small basic en suite rooms including a quadruple for families and a dedicated wheelchair accessible room, free WiFi, offers a 24 hour reception and concierge services, continental breakfast and more for an enjoyable holiday in Paris.
About Hotel du Bresil
Situated in the 5th Arrondissement it is close to many historical monuments and tourist attractions in Paris like the Palais du Luxembourg and the Fontaine Medicis constructed for Queen Marie de Medici.
The Hotel du Bresil is located on a quiet one-way street in a typical Parisian townhouse and this 2 star hotel in Paris is suitable for couples, families and the disabled, plus there is a small lift to access the various floors of the hotel.
Facilities at Hotel du Bresil
With a 24 hour reception, the Hotel du Bresil has different staff able to speak languages including French, English, Spanish, Italian and will welcome you from 1pm onwards check-in time through to when you leave before noon, although if you arrive early or the keys to your room are not ready, then you may be pleased to know that they do offer a luggage hold service. This also applies for if you wish to get the most out of your stay in the City of Lights where they can keep hold of your luggage for a few extra hours prior to departure.
Staff are able to help you organise things such as booking taxis, making restaurant reservations or booking tickets for shows and cabarets in Paris, plus there are travel guides, tourist information leaflets and brochures and free maps of Paris available.
There is also a small lounge area by reception where you can relax and maybe catch up with the news via one of the newspapers available or even borrow a book or magazine to read.
However, there is also free WiFi available throughout the hotel, yet for those of you who do not have your own internet ready device, there is a touch tablet at reception you can utilise, plus you can also use their phone to get contact companies, families, friends and colleagues completely free of charge in over 100 countries, so there is no excuse not to be able to keep in touch while you are in Paris.
Another service offered by Hotel du Bresil reception is organising private airport shuttle services if you would rather not use Paris public transport, along with free printing of boarding passes and train tickets.
When it comes to breakfast, this is a typical French continental style with bread and pastries plus accompaniments like jams and honey, fruit juice, hot beverages and yoghurts, which is served within the Hotel du Bresil breakfast room between the hours of 7am and 10:30am for a very reasonable cost per person than many other 2 star hotels in Paris.
Rooms at the Hotel du Bresil
All rooms at the Hotel du Bresil are soundproofed and double glazed, come with parquet flooring, an ensuite bathroom with shower and hairdryer, a good sized bed and a desk.
Facilities within the small cosy and comfortable rooms include a telephone and free calls, free WiFi, a flat screen TV with satellite and international channels and complementary toiletries within the Superior rooms that are located on the top floor, but accessed by a small lift.
As well as single, twin and double rooms at Hotel du Bresil, there is also a quadruple room for families along with a room dedicated for wheelchair users that has adapted facilities and accessories like grab rails etc for the disabled, which can be organised as a twin or double room.
Access to the Hotel du Bresil
Located in the 5th Arrondissement, when it comes to reaching the Hotel du Bresil via public transport in Paris, you will find that the nearest bus stop serves bus line 21 and bus 27 but around the Place Edmond Rostand you could utilise the bus lines 82, 84 and 89, whereas in the opposite direction along the Boulevard Saint-Michel you have the bus line 38 and the Noctilien night bus lines N14, N21 and N122.
The nearest train station is the Luxembourg stop serving the RER B train line which is ideal for getting to Charles de Gaulle Airport and many other places.
However, when it comes to Metro stations you will find that the nearest stop from Hotel du Bresil at approximately 650 metres walk is called Cluny - La Sorbonne serving Metro line 10. Alternatively, at around a walking distance of 800 metres you have the Odeon stop serving Metro line 4 and line 10, both of which are in a northerly direction from the hotel.
Additionally, for those of you who would like to see more of the city, you could opt for one of the tours in Paris with a company called Open Tour who operate a hop on and hop off bus tour service with three different routes you can utilise. The nearest stop to Hotel du Bresil is also at the Place Edmond Rostand on the Green tour route listed as stop 40.