Hotel Malte - Paris 4 star hotel
This 4 Star hotel has family rooms, is disabled friendly, provides free WiFi, international newspapers, room service, laundry service, buffet breakfast, a courtesy tray and minibar in every room, plus the Open Bar concept of free soft drinks along with sweet and savoury snacks supplied every afternoon.
About Hotel Malte
Located in the 2nd Arrondissement within walking distance to many tourist attractions in Paris like the Comedie Francaise, the Palais Royal, The Louvre with its fabulous museum and others within a wing of the former palace, plus numerous others around this historical area of the city.
In fact, the Hotel Malte is located within a building that dates from the 1600s, and having been a hotel for many years, it was totally modernised and re-designed back in 2006, yet still preserving the 17th century facade, although there have been additional features and more refurbishing completed since then.
Part of the Astotel Hotel Group, this is one of their 4 Star hotels in Paris, where you can discover different features such as bronze statues through to a fireplace and throne style chairs in the lobby come lounge area, along with contemporary and unusual features including lamps that look like bowler hats through to paintings that tend to deceive the eye with their clever detailing, which in French is known as trompe l'oeil.
The Hotel Malte has air conditioning and free WiFi throughout the entire hotel, plus there is a lift or elevator for easy access to the different floors. In addition to the lobby come lounge area in pastel colours along with an area specifically for children with games, toys, books, etc, there is also an inner courtyard with bistro style tables and chairs in bright colours where you can enjoy those nicer days with a drink, snacks, al fresco breakfast, etc.
Other hotel facilities include a 24 hour reception with exceptionally friendly, helpful, multilingual staff and a concierge service, even umbrella's you can borrow, a luggage hold for those of you arriving prior to check-in time, a laundry service in addition to an iron and ironing board available upon request, plus there is free unlimited WiFi and international newspapers are also available.
There is a dedicated breakfast room decorated out with blue and cream leather style chairs, black tables and hardwood floors, making an unusual, yet pleasant and relaxing area to enjoy the very generous buffet breakfast, which has enough choice to satisfy anyone, and even gluten free options are available.
You could enjoy delights like cereals, yoghurts, bread, pastries and croissants along with accompaniments such as jams, various cheeses and cold cuts, fresh salad options fresh fruit and even hot options like eggs, bacon, crepes, etc. Not forgetting there are soft drinks, fresh fruit juices and hot beverages, and even if you have an allergy to certain foods or ingredients, staff will do their best to help you.
Being that the Hotel Malte is part of the Astotel Hotel Group, you will be able to take advantage of the Astotel Open Bar concept, which is where, every afternoon, soft drinks plus tea and coffee along with sweets, fresh fruit, in addition to sweet and savoury snacks are laid out for you to enjoy completely free of charge.
In addition, even if you are visiting another area of the city, but close to one of their other hotels in Paris, you can still enjoy this offer with the Asto Tour, upon proof you are staying at one of their hotels of course, plus you can use their restrooms and even access their free WiFi. Therefore, this makes your business trip or holiday in Paris far easier and even more economical, especially considering how much it can cost for an afternoon break in some touristy places.
Rooms at the Hotel Malte
The Hotel Malte has a 64 rooms in total, which are broken down into different categories including singles at approximately 14 metres squared, standard double or twin rooms at around 16 metres squared or superior twin or double rooms that are approximately 20 metres squared.
Being this is classed as a disabled friendly hotel, there are rooms available for those with reduced mobility and wheelchair users, in addition to different options available for those travelling as a family or with friends.
At this 4 Star hotel in Paris, there are also what are called Privilege Rooms that are more like a junior suite, so for couples who want extra space, they are ideal, as they have a lunge area with sofa, yet this also turns into another bed for a third person, and this can be made up for a third person complete free of charge.
Additionally, there is a Family room for four people, which is equipped with a standard double bedroom one side and a superior twin room the other joined together by a private connecting area and each one having their own bathroom.
Alternatively, you could opt for one of the Duplex apartment style rooms arranged over two floors, which are around 41 metres squared and with different options available catering for up to four people whether it be friends or family, they have a spiral staircase between the two floors, again they also have two bathrooms, one of them with a bath, the other with a shower, plus a lounge area.
Each of the rooms at Hotel Malte has a subtle warm decor, is double glazed, soundproofed, comes with air conditioning, a desk and lamp, obviously an en suite bathroom with either a bath or shower, hairdryer and complementary toiletries.
Within the rooms you will find a direct dial telephone, personal safe, flat screen TV with satellite channels, free WiFi, even an USB port and a courtesy tray with kettle for making your own tea and coffee, in addition to a mini bar with free soft drinks and water re-stocked daily. Some of the rooms such as the Superior and Privilege categories also have a coffee machine.
Access to the Hotel Malte
Situated within the 2nd Arrondissement, when it comes to reaching the Hotel Malte via public transport in Paris, you will find that located in a northerly direction you have the Quatre-Septembre stop and north easterly is the Bourse stop, both serving Metro Line 3. Yet in a south westerly direction you have the Pyramides Metro station serving lines 7 and 14.
Alternatively, in a southerly direction in between the Rue de Rivoli and Palais Royal right by The Louvre, you have the Palais Royal - Musee du Louvre Metro station serving line 1 and line 7.
You will find that the nearest RER train stations are located in opposite directions, therefore north westerly you have the Auber stop serving the RER A line, whereas south easterly you have the Chatelet - Les Halles train station serving the RER A, RER B and RER D lines, although on the opposite side of the River Seine, you have the Musee d'Orsay stop that serves the RER C line.
When it comes to the buses in Paris, the bus line 39 has a stop closest, only a few metres up the road from this Astotel 4 Star hotel, whereas others still in walking distance include bus lines 20, 21, 27, 29, 67, 68, 69, 72, 74, 85 and 95 along with Noctilien Night Bus Service via lines N11, N15, N16 and N24.