Want to travel back in time? You can if you head to Le Marais district in Paris, which feels straight out of medieval times, with plenty of pre-revolutionary buildings and streets, still intact. A single glance at some of the gorgeous houses can give you an idea of the wealth of their former residents. But, post-revolution, most of the area was abandoned by the rich, and there came a bohemian takeover of the area, making it a little hipper.
In Marais, visitors become privy to the small and approachable Paris of the past, the place to wander endlessly and hide in a corner, philosophizing and thirsting for revolution in cafe corners. Here are our picks of the top Airbnbs in Marais, Paris, to get your share of medieval Paris and live through it too, as you come home to some truly homely places.
A studio apartment located on one of the most famous streets in Le Marais (Rue de Rosiers), this space has a high ceiling, a sandstone wall and exposed beams, allowing you to go full-on hipster chic. Newly renovated and well furnished, it’s got enough space for four people to stay in this extremely comfortable historical building.
Vu and Kim will provide free WiFi, an HDTV with international cable channels, a fully equipped kitchen, and a bathroom, with all the amenities you need. Of course, they’ll also be available to give any advice or answer any questions you may have, allowing you a perfect Parisian experience not to be forgotten.
Cosy Apartment in Rue des RosiersParis, Île-de-France, France
Top guest reviewsplenty of tools for cooking and an extra fan for warm eveningsthe couch is comfortable as is the general living spacevu & kim's apartment was perfect for our stay in paristhe apartment is beautiful and the view to the street below is a treatwe were in paris for three days and had a wonderful stay at vu & kim's apartmentthe apartment was comfortable clean and stylishcosy and clean well-situated in a beautiful and nice and more or less quiet areait is very clean nicely decorated fully equipped and in a historical area of paris
Host:host is very friendlythe hosts were thoughtful and responsivevu&kim were fantastically welcoming and thoughtful hostsgreat host with amazing tips/suggestionshosts were thoughtful and very prompt in their responsesRead more reviewsfantastic location close to everythinggreat location and cute apartmentvery good locationgreat neighborhood convenient to central citythis cute studio/loft is in an ideal location for exploring le marais
Johny’s ‘Petit Studio’ is located in central Le Marais and is small but perfect for solo travellers on a budget. You’re sure to easily get to anywhere you want to go from here and it’s just a stone’s throw away from the Louvre and the centre of Paris. No elevator here, but it’s worth your while to stay here.
Petit Studio - centre Le MaraisParis, Île-de-France, France
Top guest reviewsthe apartment is perfect for a short stay in parisit's a very cozy warm studio that gives you a true parisian feelingthe apartment was very clean and cozy
Host:host was very helpful and friendlygood location easy communication with the hostRead more reviewsjohny’s place is situated in an ideal locationthis is a really cute place for a short stayjohny was really helpful and the location is perfect with many bars restaurants and the metro in walking distancein a cool neighbourhood with good travel links
Jules’ small apartment is bright and cosy and a three minute walk away from the Place des Vosges, Le Marais, and the Place de la Bastille. This place is ideal for couples and friends to spend a holiday in the romantic French capital. Safe, peaceful and conveniently located near Vélib Station on the next block, cafes and restaurants, you’ll enjoy staying here. Note: There is no elevator here either and it’s on the fifth floor!
Small bright appartement in the hearth of ParisParis, Île-de-France, France
Masaki’s flat is located in the heart of Paris, in Le Marais, and is close to attractions such as the Place des Vosges, the Picasso Museum, the Carnavalet Museum and the Enfants Rouges Market. With a great view and location, the street it’s on is quiet and cosy and perfect for couples, singles or business travellers on a short trip.
Guests have been quoted as saying they can see the Eiffel Tower, the Centre Pompidou and the Cathedral Notre Dame from the apartment, well worth the climb up the stairs. It’s also within walking distance of convenient stores, such as supermarkets and this apartment comes highly recommended.
Cosy studio in Le Marais, in the heart of ParisParis, Île-de-France, France
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable place to stay whilst we explored the city
Host:masaki was very kind and gave me many useful information around the apartment(cafe restaurant velibRead more reviewsthe perfect base camp close to shops public transport and the riverreally nice decor in a great neighbourhoodmasaki's place is perfectly located in le marais if you want to experience this part of paris
This small house, in the center of Paris, can sleep up to five guests. It is nicely situated, as it only takes one minute to walk to the Réaumur-Sébastopol metro station. The other lines are all within easy reach, inside of 10 minutes. Marais, the Halles, Montorgueil Street, the Market of the Red Children, and the Place of the Republic are also all close by. There are plenty of restaurants in the area.
There is a small mezzanine floor, reachable by ladder, where you will find a double bed. The living area contains two single beds and a sofa bed. With unlimited free Wi-Fi, a good music system, board games, books, and a television, you will certainly be entertained here. The kitchen area is equipped to prepare your own meals, if you wish.
Small house in Paris Center 5pParis-2E-Arrondissement, Île-de-France, France
Top guest reviewsapartment was very chic and plenty of sleeping spacethere was no ac but the apartment was someone so cool you didn't need itroom sits in an enclosed courtyard which helps reduce street noise and adds an added layer of securityalthough gillian space was a small space it was efficient and comfortablesuch a lovely apartment with charming details and an old-world feelvery clean and comfortablea nice and clean big room with a loftthe place was super clean and very instagramableit was charming very clean and felt very safethe apartment was very clean
Host:gilian is very responsive to requests and questionsgilian is a great hostgilian is an amazing hostvery accommodating host and responsivegilian was a great hostRead more reviewslocation was greatgreat location tooit’s central & charminggood location small stylish accommodationand a great location
This homestay is unique, as it can sleep up to 11 people, so it ideal for families or even groups. There are four rooms, each with their own bathroom and they all face onto a private courtyard garden. This allows for privacy when you want it, but brings plenty of opportunities to mingle. The Arts-et-Métiers metro is right there and you are just a few minutes’ walk from the Georges Pompidou Center, in Beaubourg.
Each room has its own area with a kitchenette and each unit has access to Wi-Fi. The nice thing about this place is that you book the entire condo. Whether you are just one person, or eleven people, you don’t need to share the space. The beds are sufficient, as well. If you wish to eat out, there are places in the neighborhood, or you can grab some delicious concoctions from the nearby bakeries.
Le Marais : 11 PAX, 4 bedrooms, 4 bathroomsParis, Île-de-France, France
Top guest reviewsgreat time in paris and were comfortable at this airbnbthe three apartment setup was great for my familythe kitchen is well equipped - fine for cooking a full dinnerthe kitchen and bathrooms were very modern and attractivethe apartment was clean and nicely furnishedspace is very clean5 stars without hesitation the place was super clean and nicely furnishedsuper clean the neighborhood was amazing we will be backthis space is spacious clean and is exactly what you see in the pictures
Host:very fast responses professional and helpful hostthe host is a good communicator and check in was easyfabrice & jean pierre were ideal hostsoverall this place is safe with a very nice host who communicates quicklyothers exactly same as described by the host spent great time hereRead more reviewswe loved the locationgreat location very nice experiencegreat place in a lovely locationgreat place in a great locationthe apartment is in a great location
Welcome to this petite studio that, although tiny, comes with all the modern facilities and amenities to make sure that your stay in Paris is amazing. Featuring a double bed and a modern bathroom, the studio can accommodate either solo travelers or couples. Enjoy a fully equipped kitchenette to make your morning coffee and prepare your delicious breakfast. The living area features a comfortable place where you can sit back and recharge your energy.
Charmant petit studio parisien au cœur du Marais, catégorisé chambres d'hôtes.Paris, Île-de-France, France
Top guest reviewsit's incredible how one can fit everything into an apartment that is approximately 100 square feetwe loved the small cozy spacegood things come in small packages and this apartment is one of themgood shower good heating (easy to adjust) nice touches making for a pleasant atmospherejean-michel provided us with a very informative information pack for the apartment which was appreciatedeverything was impeccably cleanreally safe and clean apartmentit was clean and practical for 2 peoplethe flat is super clean and really well maintainedthe place was clean and had everything we needed
Host:jean is a great hostcheck out is easy the host is patient and enthusiasticour host was so kind and was so good about making sure we had everything we neededhe was very helpful and always available for questionsjean-michel is a great host and very responsive to questionsRead more reviewsthe location is terrificthe location is perfectthe location was also a huge plusthe location was great as it was located within walking distance of some attractions restaurants and shopping areasthe studio is perfectly located in the central of paris
Set in the center of historic Paris, this stylish and contemporary duplex sits on the mezzanine level of an apartment building – the perfect level from which to enjoy a morning view of the people come and go and breathe in the vibrant atmosphere of the day. Providing a double bed in a spacious room, the duplex is ideal for solo travelers or couples. You can also enjoy whipping up a delicious meal in the fully equipped kitchen or relax to recharge your energy in the living area that features a cozy sofa.
Cool, Contemporary Duplex in Le MaraisParis, IDF, France
Top guest reviewsthe air from the street helped cool the apartment during the day if i was therenice cozy apartment in the heard of parisjerome’s apartment is the perfect place for a long weekend stay in parisdecoration and equipment are really good you can even use the provided apple tv and wifi is fastthe apartment was very clean and modernthe flat is clean and beautifully decoratedjerome's place is clean well furnished and cozylight fresh very clean and absolutely comfortablethe flat was clean and very well kept
Host:justin is an amazing hostjustin was very helpfuljustin is the best host very attentivejustin as a host is without a faultthe host communicated very well with usRead more reviewscute apartment central in paristhe location is perfect (centrally located)great location walking distance to practically anywheregreat location and unique loftlocated in the best possible location
Set in the heart of the historic Marais district, where major attractions, such as the Notre Dame and George Pompidou Museum are only minutes away, this holiday apartment offers one bedroom and one bathroom to accommodate no more than two people. Enjoy a kitchen that comes with a fridge, a microwave and a Nespresso machine, among other amenities. Indulge in a morning coffee while catching up on the news or watch a movie on the TV. You will also be granted access to the wireless internet connection for free throughout your stay.
Paris Centre SweetHomeLeMaraisParis, Île-de-France, France
Top guest reviewsapartment has very nice amenities and feels cozythe apartment was lacking in a few amenities that would have made our stay more comfortablethere is a towel heater in the bathroom that’s a huge bonuswe had a really nice stay at christophe’s apartmentthe bed is extremely comfortable with soft sheets and good mattressspace was clean as wellit was very cleanvery nice apartment clean and cozycomfortable and clean accommodationthe apartment was very clean and the bed was very comfortable
Host:the host is very gracious and quick to provide info and a warm welcomeagain not the owner’s faultchristophe was a very good host always helpful polite and approachablehe was very helpful and accommodating and had good communication responsesexcellent room with a pleasant host the room has a lot of privacy and it was very cosyRead more reviewsgreat location from the metrogreat location in marais districtamazing location very comfortable bedamazing location and very happening neighborhoodthe location of his place was great located close to the metro
Located on the fourth floor of an old building in the heart of Marais, this charming flat is close to popular areas like Le Marais, Les Halles, and the popular Notre Dame de Paris. This apartment is small but has everything you will need when in Paris. It can sleep one person in a single sofabed and is ideal for solo or budget travelers. There is a kitchenette with a mini-fridge and stove for basic breakfast prep. There is a multi-functional table for work or having your meals. Toiletries are provided in the private bathroom with a shower, toilet, and sink. Other amenities include WiFi access and heating.
Lovely Studio in the Heart of Paris
Sebastien and Gabriel have received incredible reviews on Airbnb, and their all-new accommodation in the heart of Le Marais is perfectly central, quiet and well furnished. It’s easy to get to various forms of public transport, and completely worth the price you pay. Trendy and tourist-friendly, you’re within walking distance to sights such as Notre Dame, the Musée Picasso, City Hall, Beaubourg and Place des Vosges.
Great for a family of four, it’s a renovated, 18th-century Parisian building that includes a master bedroom with a double bed and a comfy sofa bed. With a fully equipped kitchen, there’s also a professional maid in charge of the cleaning, to ensure you have a wonderful, fuss-free stay.
Sebastien and Gabriel - 5-stars, new, one bedroom for four people in Le Marais
Ri’s studio is located in a typical Parisian building in the heart of Le Marais. Close to public transport, such as the Saint Paul Metro, there are gorgeous views overlooking a quaint courtyard and it is good value for money. It’s a bit of a hike up the five floors, but the bed is extremely comfortable and the home, well equipped.
Ri - Studio in the heart of Le Marais
Right in the heart of the city, Lucie’s studio is calming and bright with a great view of the Pompidou. Ideal for two travellers, it’s a fully equipped studio located on a quiet street between St Paul and Hotel de Ville. Do note that it’s located on the sixth floor without an elevator, so for those who hate climbing, you might want to think twice. Still, it’s a lovely space, and Lucie is always available should you have any queries for her, via message.
Marais : Studio Calme et lumineux
Ebe’s one bedroom apartment is located in the heart of Marais, in an old, 17th-century building, where dappled sunlight streams in, offering quiet comfort. Ebe is always available to answer any queries you might have and you’ll have your own private bathroom, along with a safe with a digital lock and an intercom. In an exceptional location, you’ll have no trouble walking to the nearby monuments and museums.
Ebe - Heart of Marais - One bedroom
This apartment is located close to attractions such as the L'As Du Fallafel, Carnavalet Museum Picasso, the Philosophers, the Mariage Frères, and Notre Dame. With a lovely ambience emanating from the space, it’s a perfect spot for couples, solo travellers, business travellers and even pets, should they choose to visit beautiful Paris. Also located near the station Hôtel de Ville, public transportation is easy and good for a short Parisian stay in the heart of the city.
Private room in Le Marais
Bertrand’s charming studio will have you taken in, at first sight. It’s located at the foot of the church of Saint Paul and conveniently located steps away from both the Place des Vosges and the Metro Saint Paul. Bus stops in the area also make it easily accessible, while there are plenty of good restaurants near the main street to keep your tummy happy.
Still, it’s located in a quiet neighbourhood and when guests step in, they can enjoy the accommodation’s living room with a bed, a 42 inch TV and high-speed internet access. Bertrand has also been quoted as a great host, always willing to offer assistance, wherever necessary.
CHARMANT STUDIO AU COEUR DU MARAISParis, Île-de-France, France
A budget-friendly, stress-free stay
For a fuss-free trip and stay in the heart of Paris, look no further than Le Marais, with plenty of Airbnb options available so your wallet won’t be stressed out. This is a great list and you’ll have only the best memories and experiences from these brilliant hosts.
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