Hotel Picardy - Paris 2 star budget hotel
This is a budget 2 Star hotel in Paris conveniently located close to the Gard du Nord, and with 45 rooms spread over 8 floors, there is a 24 hour reception, free WiFi and breakfast available.
Hotel Picardy Facilities
Situated in the 10th Arrondissement very close to the Gare du Nord train station and only a short walk to the Gare de l'Est, the Hotel Picardy is a no frills budget hotel, which has a 24 hour reception and staff that speak English as well as French.
You will find that breakfast is a typical French continental breakfast with fresh bread, croissants, accompaniments such as jams along with fruit juice, tea and coffee plus sometimes additional extras, all served buffet style in the dedicated small breakfast room decorated in black, white and grey colours.
Being that the Hotel Picardy is spread over eight floors, you may be pleased to know that there is a small lift for easier access, plus free WiFi is now available throughout this 2 Star hotel in Paris.
Rooms at the Hotel Picardy
You will find that there is a total of 45 rooms that are spread over 8 floors of the Hotel Picardy, which are based upon single, twin, double and triple rooms, all with en suite facilities either with a bath or a shower.
Now bear in mind that this is a budget hotel in Paris, so the rooms are small and basic compared to some country's standards, yet they are double glazed, all have a flat screen TV, desk, telephone and alarm call facility along with free WiFi for a comfortable night before heading out to the numerous tourist attractions in Paris.
Access to the Hotel Picardy
When it comes to reaching the Hotel Picardy via public transport in Paris, you will find that the Gare du Nord serves numerous services including the Eurostar from the UK, TGV, Transilien and Intercities trains along with the Metro lines 4 and 5, plus it serves the RER trains for lines RER B for getting to Charles de Gaulle Airport and RER D.
In addition, very close to this 2 Star Hotel is the Gare Magenta train station serving the RER E line, which you can access directly from Gare du Nord and vice versa.
You could also utilise the Paris bus lines 26, 31, 35, 38, 39, 43, 45, 48, 54, 56, 91 and 302 along with the Noctilien Paris Night Buses Service via lines N01, N02, N14, N43, N44, N140 and N143.
So as you can tell, the Hotel Picardy is very well served by public transport, not forgetting that there is a rank for the taxis in Paris virtually outside the hotel along with a station for the Velib bike hire scheme exceedingly close as well.