Young and Happy Hostel in Paris
The Young and Happy Hostel is located in the 5th Arrondissement of Paris and offers mixed dormitories and female only dorms along with private rooms, plus a kitchen, free WiFi, continental breakfast, computers available along with different games and a 24 hour reception.
About the Young and Happy Hostel
The Young and Happy Hostel is situated within an old building that has traditional stone work and walls including a vaulted ceiling in the breakfast room, where you can enjoy a continental breakfast consisting of bread and pastries with jams, etc, hot beverages, fruit juice and fresh fruit.
Open year round 24 hours a day, there is no curfew imposed on this youth hostel in Paris and multilingual staff are available to help you get the most out of your stay. They can help with organising airport transfers, booking tickets for shows and attractions plus they also organise events such as walking tours for people that want to find out more about this incredible city.
Staying at a hostel is ideal for those on a tight budget, so here you will find a fully equipped kitchen available from noon through to midnight that you can utilise to prepare your own meals, plus towels are available to rent for a charge if you are travelling light.
There is a lounge area by the lobby with games available such as table football along with guitars and books, plus there are computers you can utilise if you do not have your own. But free WiFi is also available throughout the Young and Happy Hostel, although if you wish to connect directly to their internet via other means there is a charge depending upon the duration you choose.
Hairdryers are available at the reception, as is an iron and ironing board plus for those of you wish to keep your belongings even safer, there are lockers available in some rooms along with safety deposit boxes at reception. This hostel also offers a luggage hold service completely free of charge in addition to towel rental for dormitories and all rooms are cleaned daily.
Accommodation at the Young and Happy Hostel
Within the Young and Happy Hostel there are Mixed Dorms for 5, 6 or 10 people that have a communal bathroom, plus there are dorms for women only ranging in size from 4, 5 or 8 beds and each has bed linen supplied plus daily cleaning.
There are also private rooms that can accommodate 2, 3 or 4 people that are suitable for people travelling together such as couples, families or those that wish to have a little more privacy and again these come with bed linen, but also towels are provided.
For the dormitories you are charged per person for a bed, whereas the private rooms are charged per room, but do bear in mind that breakfast is an additional charge at this hostel.
Access to the Young and Happy Hostel in Paris
We would like to point out that as with all hostels in Paris you must be aged 18 or over in order to have a bed in a dorm, so if you are younger than this, then you would need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian and stay within a private room.
Now you will find that the Young and Happy Hostel is located in the 5th Arrondissement within the historical Latin Quarter popular with students where there are numerous bars, cafes, restaurants and tourist attractions. The closest Metro station is the Place Monge stop serving Line 7, or a little further walk and you have the Censier - Daubenton stop serving the same line.
Yet the nearest RER train station is called Luxembourg, which serves the RER B Line, however the bus number 47 along with the Noctilien Night Bus Service via Lines N15 and N22 will also get you within walking distance of the Young and Happy Hostel in Paris.