10 Best Areas To Stay For Nightlife In Paris, France - Updated 2024

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You think Parisians are just known for being romantic? Think again! While Parisians love romance, art, and food, they are equally passionate about enjoying each day and night. Indeed, Paris’ vibrant setting, culture, and moods are manifest on a night out in this city. The order of the night here is the fancy cocktail-sipping at Place Vendôme, followed by an evening walk on the Parisian quarter, “Marais”, and get inspired by the finest architecture you could ever find there; this is a nice spot also for a selfie or groupie. At last, a bowl of Vietnamese Pho served hot, and a glass of fine wine at Belleville will complete the night. It’s now time to party in Parisian-style. Check out this article to explore the best areas for nightlife in Paris, France.

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1. Bastille District (from USD 194)

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Goodbye to the fortress-cum-prison of the past, and say hello to a new and better Bastille. While Bastille honors its past, it is equally passionate about celebrating life. Streets from north to the east are full of trendy bars, galleries, restaurants, bobo boutiques, and record stores. Your night will start at Le Reservoir - Mary De Vivo, experience three-in-one, a restaurant, bar, and club, which presents an energetic ambiance, loud and sweet music, and unbeatable dishes. After partying, time to relax at Paris Bastille. This hotel is a combination of comfort, convenience, and impeccable service.

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Paris Bastille

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 67 Rue De Lyon
3.41 km (2.2 mi) from Tuileries Garden

Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms

2. Latin Quarter (from USD 240)

Night life in the Latin Quarter, Paris 1 July 2017
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Situated across the 5th and 6th arrondissements, Latin Quarter is not only famous for its intellectual scene, this neighborhood boasts a vibrant atmosphere as well. A myriad of bars, cafes, bookstores, universities, and tourists can be seen in every corner of the streets. If you want a relaxed night, why not try a couple of drinks in cool bars; Latin Quarter presents a range of bars, from Cavern Club to Caveau de la Huchette, or try the famous cafes such as Café de Flore and Café Mabillon. To experience all of these, stay in the heart of Paris with Grand Hotel Saint Michel - the right hotel which offers action, convenience, and luxury.

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Grand Hotel Saint Michel

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: 19 Rue Cujas
2.05 km (1.3 mi) from Tuileries Garden

Room service Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Business centre Babysitting/child services Laundry

3. Le Marais (from USD 409)

Le Marais
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Le Marais is situated in the 4th arrondissement of Paris. This neighborhood has always been a special district for many. Famous for its liberal attitude and nightlife venues, this area has become the favorite spot of tourists, especially the LGBT community. For a night to remember, explore the popular late-night spot in the district, the CUD Bar, which presents pop and house music. Then, bar-hop to the Lizard Lounge, which serves pancakes and burgers in a stone cave. Feel tired already, come and rest at La Chambre du Marais - the right place for you to stay on course.

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La Chambre du Marais

Wifi Available

Address: 85-87 RUE DES ARCHIVES
2.44 km (1.6 mi) from Tuileries Garden

Parking Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Internet services Lift Express check-in/check-out

4. Montmartre (from USD 186)

Montmartre at Night
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Explore one of the trendiest districts in Paris; Montmartre will excite you with its lively setting, culture, and vibrant spirit. Start your day by walking through this neighborhood’s winding streets, which give you the feeling that you’ve been transported to bohemian villages on a hill way in another country. Take in a once-in-a-lifetime VIP experience at the famous cabaret in the world, The Moulin Rouge. Start the night action by sipping a glass of champagne, followed by a three-course French dinner, and voila, enjoy the show in cabaret-style music from a VIP private balcony. If you really want to experience the culture, stay and enjoy more at Mercure Paris Montmartre Sacré Coeur, a hotel close to the action, which offers what you deserve.

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Mercure Paris Montmartre Sacré Coeur

Wifi Available

Address: 3 Rue Caulaincourt
2.43 km (1.6 mi) from Tuileries Garden

Parking Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Garden

5. Pigalle (from USD 142)

Paris - Place Pigalle - panoramio
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Experience “Paris by night” in one of the red-light districts of Paris, the Pigalle. Situated in the middle of the 9th and the 18th arrondissements, this lively area is the home to many bars, clubs, concerts, theaters, and adult shows. Pigalle is devoted to music, which can be seen in many venues like La Boule Noire - where you can party like a rockstar with rock and loud music. Experience three-in-one, a bar, a club, and a live venue, only at La Machine du Moulin Rouge. Whatever your plan for a night itinerary is, be sure to stay at Hotel Saint-Louis Pigalle; this hotel has everything you need and will help you to achieve your nightlife goals in Pigalle.

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Hotel Saint-Louis Pigalle

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 6 rue Fromentin
2.17 km (1.4 mi) from Tuileries Garden

Pets allowed 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Business centre Babysitting/child services Laundry Facilities for disabled guests

6. République (from USD 377)

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Discover your next favorite places for nightlife by walking through the streets of the 11th arrondissement. République offers all kinds of nightlife venues, from music to drinks, this district will show you how to party in a Parisian way. Imagine yourself listening to pop or rock music in Le 114, while relaxing in their cozy sofas - feels like home right? When the night is still young, head to Le Bric à Brac, and join their happy hour with some drinks. At last, run to Nouveau Casino, the city’s liveliest club nights. If you want to try all of these, be sure to stay at Crowne Plaza Paris République - the hotel that brings excitement, fun, and comfort.

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Crowne Plaza Paris République, an IHG Hotel

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 10, Place De La République
2.81 km (1.8 mi) from Tuileries Garden

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre

7. Montparnasse (from USD 292)

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Located on the Left Bank, Montparnasse will not be the last on your list for nightlife in the City of Light. This district is not only known for the famous icons who had lived here like Picasso and Giacometti, but this neighborhood also offers night venues. If you crave for good food and the best music, head to Le Petit Journal Montparnasse, and be captivated by its range of music, from New Orleans jazz to gospel to blues, to Bossa Nova and Latin jazz. Discover why big names like Erick Morillo are lured to party at Mix Clubs. To achieve all of these, finding the right accommodation that will suit your taste and will bring you to action is the key. Worry not, Le Littré is here for you - check in here now!

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Le Littré

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 9, Rue Littré
2.03 km (1.3 mi) from Tuileries Garden

Parking Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Terrace Non-smoking rooms

8. Grands Boulevards (from USD 220)

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From Place de la République to Grands Magasins, you will find another star of the night in Paris, the Grands Boulevards. With numerous cafes, restaurants, brasseries, and night venues, indeed, this area knows what culinary pleasures and entertainment are all about. Your nightlife excitement begins at De La Ville Café, this ancient marble has an interesting past, from being a brothel to an upmarket eatery to a Chinese restaurant, and now has become an elegant and classy café-restaurant. Then, take advantage to meet the best DJs in the world at Rex Club. List all of these in your night itinerary, and to top it all, book at Moris Grands Boulevards, the hotel that will bring you closer to your dream night.

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Moris Grands Boulevards

Wifi Available

Address: 13, Rue René Boulanger
2.29 km (1.5 mi) from Tuileries Garden

Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Breakfast in the room Internet services Lift

9. Champs Elysées (from USD 151)

Illuminations de Noël (Champs Elysées, Paris) (3092950707)
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Another memorable night awaits at the 8th arrondissement of Paris, the Avenue des Champs-Élysées. This neighborhood is famous for its luxury shops, theatres, and cafés. Though there are lots of clubs and bars here, its draw cards are the high-end stores, hotels, and restaurants. From Loius Vuitton to Guerlain and Ladurée, late-night shopping is the name of the game here. Actually, this is the best area to be fabulous before jumping to another district for a wild night. To plan your day and night tour, Maison de Lignières - Bed & Breakfast Paris - quartier Champs-Elysées is here for you!

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Maison de Lignières - Guest House - Paris quartier Champs-Elysées

Wifi Available

Address: Rue Galilée
2.36 km (1.5 mi) from Tuileries Garden

Parking Non-smoking rooms Internet services WiFi Available Free WiFi Non-smoking throughout Parking on site Private parking

10. Place Vendome (from USD 369)

Place Vendôme, Paris March 2007
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Discover the City of Light’s treasures and experience the French luxury, only at Place Vendome. This area is a mecca of luxury, from jewelry to designer clothes, Place Vendome will not disappoint you. It boasts the biggest diamond merchants, art galleries, antique shops, and haute couture. Try shopping at night in Rolex and Chanel, then plan your dinner date at L'Astrance - a fine dining restaurant. Continue feeling fabulous by staying at Hôtel Dress Code & Spa, which offers a range of wellness facilities even at night.

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Hôtel Dress Code

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 5 Rue de Caumartin
763 meters (0.5 ft) from Tuileries Garden

Pets allowed Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Dry cleaning Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms

Dance the night away the Parisian way

The City of Light will never turn off its lights for those seeking a night to remember. Whether you want to experience Paris’ nocturnal atmosphere or try wearing their fashion, a fun night getaway is guaranteed. It’s now time to dance the night away the Parisian way.

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