Where To Stay Near Paris La Défense Arena In Paris, France, For Concerts And Events - Updated 2024

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This historic city of Paris not only helps set fashion trends but is also renowned for its incredible culture, history, and art. Walk along the cobbled alleys and experience France beyond the Eiffel Tower. Paris La Défense Arena in the French capital hosted global superstar Taylor Swift in May 2024 as she began the European leg of her uber-successful Eras Tour. With the capacity to hold 40,000 people, Paris La Défense is Europe’s largest indoor arena. With a 2,600 sqm (27,986.14 sqft) screen that will project your favorite artists as they perform, there is no bad seat at this venue. Refreshment stands, a restaurant, free Wi-Fi, and public transportation access help make this a prime choice for artists touring France.

When getting around Europe is so easy, picking accommodation should be the same. Continue scrolling to find out where to stay near Paris La Défense Arena in Paris, France, for concerts and events.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 17, 2024.

Hotels near Paris La Défense Arena

1. citizenM Paris La Défense (from USD 163)

If you are in town to watch live performances, this is one of the closest hotels to the venue. Located right across from Paris La Défense Arena, guests can simply walk to the venue. Exchange friendship bracelets, sing aloud to every song, and dance the night away before returning to the hotel for blissful sleep on comfortable king-sized beds.

The unique feature that sets this property apart from the rest is that there is only one room category. Each room comes with fast Wi-Fi access, mood lighting, and a wide-screen TV.

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citizenM Paris La Défense This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 194 Jardin de l'Arche
475 meters (0.3 ft) from Grande Arche de la Defense

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Business centre Facilities for disabled guests

2. OKKO Hotels Paris La Défense (from USD 166)

This hotel is ideally located between Gare de Nanterre-La Folie station and Paris La Défense Arena, just 10 minutes away from the concert venue. Guests at OKKO Hotels Paris La Défense can not only attend wonderful concerts but also tour some attractions in the city before heading back home.

The Club is a co-working space plus a lounge area on site where snacks and drinks are available 24 hours a day. And if one day of concerts was not enough, join the crowds outside the stadium for a sing-along or head up to the Club’s open-air terrace for a less crowded setting. Checkouts at OKKO Hotels Paris La Défense are at 12pm on weekdays and 2pm weekends.

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OKKO Hotels Paris La Défense

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 2261 Boulevard de la Défense
618 meters (0.4 ft) from Grande Arche de la Defense

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

3. Renaissance Paris La Defense Hotel (from USD 207)

This is an exceptional property for both business and leisure travelers to Paris. Renaissance Paris La Defense Hotel boasts the largest conference space in the La Defense neighborhood. The hotel also regularly hosts exhibitions by local street artists that allow visitors a chance to understand the true mood of the city.

The hotel is less than 1 km (0.62 mi) from Paris La Defense Arena and can be accessed via a quick three-minute cab ride. The hotel has a creative open-air space called Urban Beach, where guests can relax on beach chairs and sip on colorful cocktails.

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Renaissance Paris La Defense Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 60 Jardin De Valmy, Boulevard Circulaire, Sortie 7
239 meters (0.2 ft) from Grande Arche de la Defense

Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

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4. Mercure Paris la Défense Grande Arche (from USD 197)

Whether you are driving to the hotel or taking the train, Mercure Paris la Défense Grande Arche is easily accessible. The property is next to the Nanterre-Préfecture RER station and directly on the main road. Just like Paris la Défense Arena, where you will be singing along to your favorite songs, this hotel is handicap-accessible. Three rooms are set aside for visitors with reduced mobility.

If by any chance guests have last-minute work obligations, Mercure Paris la Défense Grande Arche offers co-working spaces that can be booked by the hour or for half a day. Additionally, the hotel, just 800 m (2,624.67 ft) from Paris La Défense Arena, also includes several conference rooms that could also be booked.

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Mercure Paris la Défense Grande Arche

Wifi Available

Address: 17-20 Esplanade Charles De Gaulle - Rue Des Trois Fontanot
1.07 km (0.7 mi) from Grande Arche de la Defense

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

5. Hilton Paris La Défense (from USD 278)

Exceptional service is always a guarantee when you check into a Hilton property. Hilton Paris La Défense is part of the CNIT Building and directly across from the La Defense train and tram stop. Friends traveling to Paris to attend spectacular concerts can request connecting rooms at the hotel so that they can get ready together.

Guests can try the breakfast at Cote Muses before heading out on their Parisian adventure. On concert day, remember to leave early to beat the crowds. Guests can take the train, walk, or hop in a cab to cover the 1.6 km (0.99 mi) distance to Paris La Défense Arena.

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Hilton Paris La Défense

Wifi Available

Address: 2 Place La Défense
176 meters (0.2 ft) from Grande Arche de la Defense

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

6. Arena Hotel La Defense (from USD 143)

This designer hotel has undergone a recent refurbishment to offer stylish and modern rooms in the heart of Paris. Located just 850 m (2,788.71 ft) from Paris La Défense Arena, this hotel offers soundproof rooms with backlit mirrors in the bathrooms. So, feel free to put your favorite jams on a loop and have a little sing-along party as you get ready.

The creative graffiti artwork on the walls gives the rooms a pop of color. The carpeted rooms feature a work desk and complimentary Wi-Fi.

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Arena Hotel La Defense

7.8 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: 19 Rue Salvador Allende
1.25 km (0.8 mi) from Grande Arche de la Defense

Pets allowed 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Family rooms Internet services Lift Express check-in/check-out Safety deposit box Heating

Vacation rentals near Paris La Défense Arena

7. Compact studio with direct access to Parc André Malraux (from USD 79)

If you are on the hunt for a small studio close to public transport as well as Paris La Défense Arena, this is an excellent choice. Guests can begin each day with a walk along the trails of Parc André Malraux before heading home for a freshly brewed cup of coffee.

The kitchen is perfectly sized for preparing quick meals that can be enjoyed on the two-person dining table or on the couch. The Smart TV in the living room comes with Netflix access. The apartment comes with a small closet, so make sure to have your concert outfits finalized beforehand.

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Nanterre, Île-de-France, France
915 meters (0.6 ft) from Grande Arche de la Defense
88 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
anouar’s place was pretty clean
anouar’s apartment is very pleasant quiet clean and well equipped and right by a beautiful park
we enjoyed our stay here it’s so accessible and the apartment is sparkling clean
Host:
anouar very welcoming and responsive
anouar was friendly and communicated well
Location:
it is very close to the metro station and the mall which was great
this place is ideal for solo travellers or couples looking for a great location
i actually really loved the location
great host good location few minutes walk from nanterre station
it’s also so close to the station it was super easy to get around
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8. Aparthotel Adagio La Défense Le Parc (from USD 173)

Those who are relying on public transport to get around Paris will love this location, close to not only a tram stop but also a train station. The fastest and most efficient way to reach the Paris La Défense Arena is via a five-minute taxi ride. After an exhilarating evening, fans can put their sweaty concert clothes in for a wash while they take a relaxing soak in the tub before bed.

Guests can prepare quick and simple dishes on the kitchen counter cum dining table. Dine indoors or grab a plate and a bottle of wine and eat out on the balcony.

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Courbevoie, Île-de-France, France
385 meters (0.3 ft) from Grande Arche de la Defense
119 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i recommend this apartment for both couples and small families
Cleanliness:
very clean well equipped comfortable
i was satisfied with cleanliness safety and lighting
it's a really nice apartment clean quite and convenient
very clean and everything was brand new
nice clean cosy apartment
Host:
his response is very quick and helpful
hosts gave clear directions and are very responsive
mohamed is a great host
thank you so much to mohamed and amina for being such gracious hosts
mohamed was very kind and informative throughout
Location:
perfect location when it comes to public transportation
great location quiet and safe neighborhood 10 minutes walk from a major subway station (line 1)
really unique and good place
the apartment is very well located
a beautiful flat in a lovely location
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9. One-bedroom apartment close to Paris La Défense Arena (from USD 89)

Just 50 m (164.04 ft) from Paris La Défense Arena, guests booking this apartment will feel immersed in the energy and enthusiasm of the concertgoers. The 40 sqm (430.56 sqft) apartment is ideal for those who are going to be exploring Paris during the day and the simply looking for a comfortable place for the night. Both the living area and the bedroom feature a large window that brightens the interiors.

The apartment is not air-conditioned but does include heating. However, with relatively cool temperatures in March, those booking the apartment for the concert will not miss air-conditioning.

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Nanterre, Île-de-France, France
772 meters (0.5 ft) from Grande Arche de la Defense
114 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is just like the photos
the place was clean and the wifi was good
basic but perfectly comfortable for a short stay in paris
amzing stay with amazing apartment
Cleanliness:
it was a clean and cozy apartment
heyang’s apartment is pleasant clean and quiet
the place was very clean with easy to use amenities
this is a very clean and quiet apartment near the rer a and beautiful parc andre malraux
it’s quiet clean and comfortable and near the rer and the local park
Host:
heyang is an amazing and friendly host
heyang is quickly responsive to all questions and check in was easy
heyang and his wife are awesome hosts and i would definitely stay again in their apartment
heyang was very friendly and help us to know the place
it was a wonderful stay heyang was very helpful and kind
Location:
perfect location next to station and bus stop
i love the location too
great location very close to the train station and a grocery store and a huge mall
good place good public transport close by
close to the station and very clean
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10. Centrally located luxurious apartment (from USD 109)

This is a beautiful self-catered apartment that comes with both a large kitchen and balcony. This apartment is perfect for a small group of friends in Paris for a memorable weekend attending thrilling events. It is also within easy walking distance of the venue.

The apartment is close to several subway and train station exits. If you wish to travel across Paris sustainably, the apartment comes with a space for bike parking. Complimentary car parking is also available. Guests might not want to cook since they are on vacation, but maybe the brand-new appliances in the kitchen will change their minds.

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Puteaux, Île-de-France, France
255 meters (0.2 ft) from Grande Arche de la Defense
81 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was as described and in a nice location
also bed was pretty small for2 people
Host:
the host is very friendly and helpful
he was extra friendly
boubacar was a wonderful host hes communication is great and his home was even better
host is extremely helpful and guided us with nearby malls / places to visit
this was an amazing stay i cannot recommend it enough boubacar was a phenomenal host
Location:
easy to reach metro station and steps away from city center
great location close to m1 and rer a
close to metro make it easier to commute (if you’re not planning to take your car)
excellent place in the city with multiple places around
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11. Comfortable apartment with a shared garden (from USD 109)

This rental is a nice residential building that is not only close to Paris La Defense Arena but also to several public transport links. This building comes with a calming shared garden space, where visitors can walk to destress at the end of the day. Guests can easily prepare meals in the well-equipped kitchen and eat them on the dining table or pack them for a daytime picnic at one of the many Parisian parks.

Those driving to Paris will appreciate the free and secure basement parking.

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Courbevoie, Île-de-France, France
543 meters (0.4 ft) from Grande Arche de la Defense
260 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had a nice stay in your apartment
the place is comfortable and the bed is good
Cleanliness:
clean neighbourhood as well
the apartment was clean and stylish
the apartment was clean and wonderful
clean apartment in friendly area
the space was clean and included everything
Host:
she was very friendly and helpful
katia is a very responsive host and she answers any inquiry immediately
kathy was an amazing host she is very responsive and made us feel at home
katia was very responsive and helpful throughout our stay
all went well nice host
Location:
good location close to the metro
location of the house is the highlight and metro station is nearby which made transportation made easier
nice place in ok distance to center and with shopping center close to
right near metro 1 - easy access to everything
excellent location safe with easy access to metro rer bus and a supermarket near by
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12. Bright and spacious apartment (from USD 654)

Are you having a difficult time finding accommodation close to Paris La Defense Arena for your large group? If so, this apartment might just be the solution. This unit is close enough that guests could easily walk down to the venue to watch talented artists in action. The glass wall in the living room fills the space with plenty of natural light and also leads out to the balcony.

The multiple bathrooms make it easy for a large group to get ready quickly before heading to the arena for an unforgettable night.

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Courbevoie, Île-de-France, France
455 meters (0.3 ft) from Grande Arche de la Defense
80 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 4 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent shower and washer/dryer
(and my 8 year old daughter loved the pink bedroom with bunk beds ) modern kitchen and baths
apartment is modern functional and my two little girls loved their room full of toys
one of us is wheelchair-bound and the apartment was accessible as promised
we had a lovely stay in this apartment for a few nights
Cleanliness:
very clean modern very well equipped
it has been newly renovated and is clean and spacious
comfortable and well equipped clean and secure
the apartment is clean modern very spacious and very comfortable
wonderful stay in a spacious modern and clean apartment
Host:
stephanie et sylvain are excellent hosts
the hosts are amazing as well
thanks again to the hosts
stéphanie and sylvain are very nice hosts
i highly recommend the hosts and the apartment
Location:
a very comfortable place located a short walk from la défense
a huge mall and metro/train station (la defense) is in a distance of 10 minutes
this is a great location for a family
what a fantastic apartment in a great location
the neighborhood also is pleasant with a playground nearby and an accessible train station
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Watch top performers take over Paris

Whether you are in the city just to see your favorite artists or for a few days more, use this list to learn about where to stay near Paris La Défense Arena in Paris, France, for concerts and events.

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Raised in Bangkok and now living in India, Pallavi loves planning and going on road trips around the country. She believes they are the best way to understand a region!

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