Timhotel Boulogne Rives de Seine - 2 Star Hotel in Paris France
Timhotel Boulogne Rives de Seine is a 2 star budget hotel located on the outskirts of Paris within walking distance of some popular attractions and various transport options and has 51 en suite bedrooms arranged as singles, twins and doubles that all come with free WiFi, personal safe, TV with satellite channels and courtesy stay.
About Timhotel Boulogne Rives de Seine
Situated on a busy shopping street in the Boulogne-Billancourt area on the outskirts of Paris, as you will see further down, the Timhotel Boulogne Rives de Seine is still convenient for getting to various venues, etc.
Part of the Timhotel group of hotels in Paris, this particular one is classed as a 2 star hotel in Paris, but also a budget hotel, and the facade is hard to miss being in the colour purple and the colour theme continues through all common areas including the reception, lounge and breakfast room.
There is a lift for convenience of accessing the rooms and the hotel is certified disabled friendly for those with sight impairments and hearing impairments, but unfortunately it is not suitable for wheelchair users.
Hotel Facilities at Timhotel Boulogne Rives de Seine hotel
As with all of the Timhotels, the Timhotel Boulogne Rives de Seine has a 24 hour reception with staff able to speak English as well as French, who will provide a warm welcome and help you get the most out of your holiday in Paris.
Within the lounge area you will find plenty of tourist information along with free papers so you can keep up to date with what is happening in the world while you are taking a moment to relax.
Additional services include a wake up call if you need to be somewhere early or just do not wish to miss out on anything, plus there is an iron and ironing board available upon request.
Breakfast is served buffet style within the dedicated breakfast room with items on offer such as cereals, fresh bread and pastries along with accompaniments like jams plus fruit juice and hot beverages such as teas and coffee. Although if you prefer, you can also request a continental breakfast served to your room.
Rooms at the Timhotel Boulogne Rives de Seine
There are single, twin and double rooms in what is classed as the Comfort category, which are small and compact, but all come with an en suite bathroom with either bath or shower, a desk and telephone, personal safe, free WiFi, flat screen TV with international channels. Also, something that is unusual for most 2 star hotels in Paris, is that they also have a courtesy tray for making your own tea and coffee.
The Timhotel Boulogne Rives de Seine has a total of 51 rooms all of which are air conditioned and soundproofed and some of these are classed as Superior double rooms that are slightly larger in size and come with a hairdryer plus free bottles of mineral water on arrival in addition to the room facilities above, and these are also suitable for those with disabilities we mentioned earlier.
Access to the Timhotel Boulogne Rives de Seine
Located in the Boulogne-Billancourt area in the Hauts-de-Seine on the outskirts of Paris, when it comes to reaching the Timhotel Boulogne Rives de Seine via public transport in Paris, you will find that the Paris bus lines 123, 289, 389 and SUBB, also referred to as line 571, are all in the same location as you are heading towards the River Seine. By crossing over the river, you can also access Tuvim on the Ile St-Germain island, also known as bus 589, as well as bus line 260. Some of these will get you close to the Parc des Princes football stadium and the Roland Garros tennis stadium famous for the French Open for some examples.
It is also here you can access the Paris Tramway for the Tram line T2 via the Les Moulineaux stop that will get you to popular places such as La Defense for the Grande Arche and the Paris Exo at the Porte de Versailles, although walking in the opposite direction you will reach the Metro station called Marcel Sembat serving line 9, which will get you to the heart of Paris tourist attractions like Trocadero Gardens for the Eiffel Tower, the famous Avenue des Champs Elysees and many others.
However, if you head in a Westerly direction from the Timhotel Boulogne Rives de Seine, at a walking distance of approximately 1500 metres you will reach the Pont de Sevres, which serves the Paris Metro line 9 as well as the T2 Tramway.
Being this stop is the closest main point to tourist attractions such as the Musee de Sevres, the entertainment venue of La Seine Musical and the Parc de Saint-Cloud, you could also utilise the Paris bus lines 169, 171, 179, 291, 426 and 467 along with Noctilien Night bus lines N12 and N16 to reach many different areas of Paris and the region, Ile de France.