Budget-friendly: Cheap hotels in Paris

Paris is one of those beautiful cities that tends to be on most people’s bucket lists.

After all, the City of Lights never fails to draw in visitors with its iconic landmarks from the Eiffel Tower to the Arc de Triomphe, quirky attractions, picturesque architecture and, of course, that world-famous cuisine.

The best part is that it’s still relatively easy to go and visit if you’re on a budget. In fact, there are plenty of cheap hotels boasting central locations and elegant rooms where you won’t need to splash the cash.

To give you a helping hand, we’ve picked out some of our favourite ones below…

1. Hotel Opera d’Antin

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Looking for a luxury break that won’t leave you out of pocket? This 3* offering could be just the thing with its cosy rooms offering everything you need for a comfortable stay.

Meanwhile, it’s right by shopping hotspots Galeries Lafayette and the Champs-Elysees, not to mention the Moulin Rouge is also nearby if you’re looking to check out the world-famous show.

How much? Prices from £115 per night on Expedia, based on two people sharing a room.

2. Hotel Henriette

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Hotel Henriette is surrounded by charming local restaurants and plenty of foodie delights to explore, and while it’s a little further out for those planning to go sightseeing, there are plenty of easy transport links for getting around.

Rooms boast contemporary designs with colourful patterns and basic comforts that will have you feeling like you’re actually in a luxury boutique spot.

How much? Prices from £112 per night on TripAdvisor, based on two people sharing a room.

3. Mercure Paris 17 Batignolles

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Proving a hit with couples, this cosy hotel boasts rooms with patios, large beds and ensuite bathrooms for a home away from home feel. It’s not the most centrally located of hotels but there are handy transport links so it’s easy to get around the city to go exploring.

How much Prices from £120 per night on Booking.com for a Superior Double room.

4. Motel One Paris-Porte Dorée

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The eye-catching design of this hotel has made it a hit with visitors, not to mention it boasts a close proximity to a Metro station so you can get to the biggest attractions quickly.

There’s an on-site bar and garden if you do want to escape the hustle and bustle of the city for a little bit, or you can go for a leisurely walk through the nearby Bois de Vincennes.

How much? Prices from £88 per night on Booking.com, based on a Queen room.

5. Hotel Joyce – Astotel

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Located just outside of the busier tourist spots, this boutique hotel is surrounded by quintessentially French cafes and foodie spots if you’re looking to explore that world famous cuisine. It’s also a must for theatre lovers, with plenty of theatres and shows around for a fun night out. 

The hotel itself boasts spacious, bright rooms with large comfortable beds and ensuite bathrooms.
How much? Prices from £94 per night on TripAdvisor, based on two people sharing a room.

6. Hôtel Atlantis Saint-Germain-des-Prés

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This 3* hotel has a home-away-from-home feel, with spacious beds and amenities including a TV, minibar and ensuite bathrooms.

It’s a short walk away from highlights such as the Louvre Museum and Notre Dame Cathedral, while also boasting a handy location with easy transport links to go exploring further in the city.

How much? Prices from £121 per night on Expedia, based on two people sharing a room.

7. Hotel Mistral

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Although the rooms at this hotel aren’t the most spacious, they’re still ideal if you’re on a short break in Paris and offer all the comforts you need for a cosy stay. 

It’s about a half hour trip to the Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame, but the hotel itself is located in bustling Montparnasse, renowned for its cafes, restaurants and vibrant nightlife.
How much? Prices from £99 per night on TripAdvisor, based on two people sharing a room.

8. Hôtel La Nouvelle République

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A 15-minute walk from Place de la Republique and a 20-minute walk from the Marais district, you’ll find plenty of bustling bars and restaurants nearby if you want to make the most of Parisian nightlife. Meanwhile rooms are spacious and clean, and there’s a buffet breakfast each morning.
How much? Prices from £89 per night on Booking.com for a Classic Double room with breakfast included.

9. Hotel Etoile Trocadero

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If you’ve only got a short time in the city to see all the sights, then this budget-friendly hotel could be just the thing. It’s a 15-minute walk from the iconic Champs Elysees, while the Eiffel Tower is less than 5km away.

Rooms have all the basic comforts you need with extra amenities such as coffee machines and TVs, while there’s a 24-hour concierge should you need any help or local tips!

How much? Prices from £117 per night on Expedia, based on two people sharing.

10. Hotel George – Astotel

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Expect comfortable beds, spacious yet cosy rooms and a hearty breakfast in the morning at this 4* boutique hotel. 

The staff are on hand with a host of tips for making the most of your stay, and you’re only a short walk away from key attractions including Notre Dame, Galeries Lafayette and the bustling district of Montmartre. 

How much? Prices from £86 per night on TripAdvisor, based on two people sharing a room.

11. Hotel Comete Paris

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Boasting a handy location right by a Metro station, this cosy hotel is ideal if you’re only in Paris for a night or two and want somewhere comfortable to sleep, but want to be close enough to the big attractions that you don’t waste loads of time travelling (it’s about a 20 minute journey to the centre of Paris).
How much? Prices from £110 per night on TripAdvisor, based on two people sharing a room.