Hotels we Love

People always ask me, "when I go to France, where should I stay?" Here are some amazing hotels we love. There’s something for every budget and style. Plus, if you book by clicking on the links below, you’re supporting Girls’ Guide to Paris & Beyond!

Paris Luxury

Les Bains

Marais, 3rd Arr

For the artistic jet-set crowd.

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George V

8th Arr

Worth it, just for the flowers.

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The Ritz

Place Vendome, 1st Arr

For the artistic jet-set crowd.

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Pavillon de la Reine

Marais, 3rd Arr

Stunning, sits right on the Place des Vosges – one of the most beautiful squares in Paris.

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Cour des Vosges

8th Arr

Intimate luxury with views of the Place des Vosges.

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The Shangri-La

16th Arr

Most likely to have an Eiffel Tower view.

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Paris Classic

L’Hôtel

6th Arr

Decor and location are to die for in former home of Oscar Wilde.

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Grand Hôtel du Palais Royal

1st Arr

Fabulous neighborhood for those in the know, 200m from the Louvre.

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Le Grand

9th Arr

Classic, full service hotel next to the Opera Garnier.

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Paris Boutique

Hôtel Thérèse

1st Arr

Cozy and sweet in the 1st

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Millésime Hôtel

St. Germain, 6th Arr

For design mavens in the heart of the 6th.

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Le Citizen Hôtel

10th Arr

Right on the Canal St. Martin.

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Hôtel Molière

1st Arr

Central and chic

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Hôtel Le Presbytère

Marais, 4th Arr

Charm in the Marais with ancient beams.

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Hôtel Joséphine Bonaparte

Marais, 4th Arr

Girly heaven in the midst of the Marais action

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Hôtel Récamier

St. Germain, 6th Arr

Superb decor, ask for a room with a view of St. Sulpice

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Hôtel Montecristo

Latin Quarter, 5th Arr

Stylish decor in the Latin Quarter.

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Square Louvois

2nd Arr

A hotel with a pool in Paris? Incroyable!

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Hôtel de Nell

9th Arr

Posh in a Hipster Neighborhood.

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Paris Unique

Hôtel Particulier

Montmartre - 18th Arr

Hidden mansion hotel in Montmartre, formerly the home of the Hermes family.

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OFF Paris Seine

13th Arr

Paris’ only floating hotel (on the river Seine).

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Saint James Paris

16th Arr

A 19th century mansion near the Arc de Triomphe.

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Paris Affordable

La Planque Hôtel

10th Arr

A boho paradise in the 10th

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Hôtel Caron

4th Arr

Cozy & chic, near Place des Vosges

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Hôtel le Mareuil

11th Arr

Eco-chic in the 11th

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Hôtel Taylor

10th Arr

Stay with style in the chic Canal St. Martin area

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Hôtel des Arts

18th Arr

Comforting charm in Montmartre

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Hôtel des Grands Hommes

5th Arr

View of the Pantheon, with a kind staff

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25hours Hotel Terminus Nord

10th Arr

Global Chic and dirt cheap near the Gare du Nord

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Bordeaux

La Course

Bordeaux

A luxury guesthouse in the center of town with a rooftop swimming pool!

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Yndo Hôtel

Bordeaux

Not a typo. Just a beautiful 19th century mansion on the outside, and fabulous contemporary décor on the inside.

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Le Grand Hotel

Bordeaux

Majestic, classic hotel in the heart of Bordeaux

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Hôtel de Sèze

Bordeaux

Just down the street from the Grand Theatre in central historic Bordeaux with welcoming staff

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Seeko’o Hôtel

Bordeaux

Fun quirky architecture near Les Chartrons district – the SOHO of Bordeaux.

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Hôtel Singulier Bordeaux

Bordeaux

Posh digs in the best shopping area of Bordeaux.

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Hôtel Cardinal

Bordeaux

Tucked out of sight in an 18th century mansion lies 10 personalized suites and an amazing wine cellar.

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Maison Fredon

Bordeaux

An artistic guest house across the street from (and owned by) La Tupina, Bordeaux’s most famous restaurant.

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Bateau Love Boat

Bordeaux

Stay on a 1 bedroom houseboat in Bordeaux.

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Château Lafaurie-Peyraguey

Bommes

Uber-luxury by Lalique in the Sauternes appellation.

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Les Sources de Caudalie

Martillac

Absolute perfection. Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte winery and world-class spa, 25 min south of Bordeaux city.

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Lyon

MiHotel, Bizalon

Lyon

MiHotel has a collection of unique, beautifully designed suites all over Lyon.

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MiHotel, La Tour Rose

Lyon

MiHotel has a collection of unique, beautifully designed suites all over Lyon.

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Marseille

Alex Hôtel

Marseille

Boutique hotel next to the main train station and a 15 min walk from the old port.

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Hôtel C2

Marseille

19th century mansion owned by a Marseille family for 100 years, now a hotel near the old port.

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Alps

Hôtel Royal

Évian-les-Bains

A world class hotel and spa with views of Lake Geneva in the spa town of Evian.

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Impérial Palace

Lake Annecy

Classic grand resort in the heart of the Alps.

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Petit Hôtel Confidentiel

Chambéry

World class service in Chambéry, a charming alpine town and the only AOC for vermouth in France.

 

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Auberge du Manoir

Chamonix

Quintessential chalet spirit in Chamonix. Fabulous in in winter and summer.

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Côte d'Azur

Hôtel Amour

Nice

Interior design perfection with a lovely beach club.

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Les Roches Blanches

Cassis

5-star resort facing the sea in Cassis, one of the most beautiful seaside towns in France.

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La Chèvre d’Or

Eze

Super famous hideaway overlooking the sea.

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Pan deï Palais

St. Tropez

Classic perfection.

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Hôtel Verlaine

Cannes

Affordable design chic.

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Villa Claudia

Cannes

Cute Pink paradise.

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Le Pre de la Mer

St. Tropez

Minimalist luxury on the beach

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Hôtel Mademoiselle

Juan-les-Pins

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Atlantic Resort Areas

Hôtel Madison

Saint Jean de Luz

Hotel & spa near the beach in the uber-charming Basque resort town of St. Jean de Luz.

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La Co(o)rniche

Pyla sur Mer

Designed by Phillipe, a 5-star hotel with panoramic views of the Dune of Pyla, the ocean and the Banc d’Arguin.

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Villa Clarisse

Île de Ré

The Hôtel de Toiras’ little sister

oozes French charm in Saint-Martin-de-Ré.

 

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Le Clos Saint-Martin

Île de Ré

Luxury in the village of Saint-Martin-de-Ré.

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Les Clés d’Ars

Île de Ré

Artsy boutique guest house in charming Ars-en-Ré.

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Brittany

Les Empreintes

Saint-Évarzec

A beautiful manor house that is quintessentially Breton

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Château de La Ballue

Bazouges-la-Pérouse

17th Century Chateau not far from St Malo & Mt. Saint Michel, ideal place from which to explore both Normandy & Brittany.

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Normandy

Le Clos Verneuil

Verneuil d'Avre et d'Iton

A lovely Relais & Chateau hotel in Normandy.

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Domaine de Bayeux

Bayeaux

ideal spot from which to discover the quaint village of Bayeux and its important history.

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La Maison De Lucie

Honfleur

Absolute, utter charm personified in the perfect seaside town of Honfleur.

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La Ferme Saint Siméon

Honfleur

Beautiful Relais & Chateaux spa hotel on the Breton coast.

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Champagne

Domaine du Chalet

Chigny-les-Roses

Guest house owned by the Palmer vineyard in the Montagne de Reims park.

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Le Château D’Etoges

Etoges

Classic Chateau & spa stay in the champagne region.

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Provence

Hôtel d’Europe

Avignon

Set in a 16th-century building in the heart of Avignon, this lovely hotel is just a 5-minute walk from both the Palais des Papes and Avignon Bridge.

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La Mirande

Avignon

This 5-star property is a step back in time to your fantasy of Provence luxury complete with a Michelin starred chef, provençal fabrics and exceptional antiques.

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La Bastide de Marie

Ménerbes

A glorious French farmhouse among the vines.

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La Maison Sur La Sorgue

L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

17th century townhouse – uber-chic with a gallery & secret garden with a swimming pool.

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Le Clos du Buis

Bonnieux

A charming oasis in the quintessential village of Bonnieux.

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Hôtel Jules César

Arles

Formerly a Carmelite convent, refurbished by Christian Lacroix Into a quirky and colorful hotel&spa.

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La Maison du Village

St Rémy de Provence

An all-suite guest house in St. Remy created by blogger Vicki Archer.

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Château Des Alpilles

St Rémy de Provence

19th century manor house in a park setting with specimen trees.

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Hôtel Particulier Le 28

Aix-en-Provence

Magnificent 17th century mansion transformed into a luxury guesthouse, art gallery and tea room.

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Burgundy

Abbaye de Maizières

Beaune

Stay in a 12th century abbey in beautiful Beane.

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Loire

Fontevraud L’Hôtel

Fontevraud-l'Abbaye

Minimalist chic on the grounds of a royal abbey.

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Domaine de la Tortinière

Montbazon

Luxurious Chateau near Trips with a very chic bar.

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Relais de Chambord

chambord

Stylish yet cozy opulence on the grounds of the Chateau de Chambord.

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Southwest / South-Central France

Le Grand Balcon

Toulouse

Beautiful hotel with 1930’s flair in central Toulouse.

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La Cour des Consuls

Toulouse

In the center of historic Toulouse with a full-service spa, a Michelin starred restaurant and 5-star service. When only the best will do.

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Château du Puech

Curières

A B&B set in a 16th-century castle on the Aubrac hillsides.

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Château de Labro

Onet le Château

Quintessential French luxury amongst vines in the beautiful Aveyron.

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Hôtel Alchimy

Albi

A brother and sister run this beautifully designed hotel in historic Albi.

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Dordogne

Moulin de l’Abbaye

Brantôme

French country charm in gorgeous Brantôme by the Relais & Chateaux group.

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Château des Vigiers

Monestier

A beautiful Chateau hotel with golf course and Michelin star restaurant.

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Alsace

La Maison des Têtes

Colmar

This Relais & Châteaux hotel offers up pure luxury in a 17th century building with a charming courtyard and a serious chef.

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James Boutique Hôtel

Colmar

James Boutique Hotel sits a stones throw away from historic, central Colmar. With minimalist modern decor, the blue/gray rooms are calming while the hip bar and lounge invites.

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Hôtel & Spa Le Bouclier D’or

Strasbourg

Oozing charm, Le Bouclier D’or sits in the oldest and most charming part of Strasbourg and is carefully decorated with antiques throughout.

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Hôtel Du Dragon

Strasbourg

The modern design marries perfectly inside a 17th century building with a cozy courtyard. Situated in the best part of central historic Strasbourg.

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Hôtel Cour du Corbeau

Strasbourg

We adore this luxurious hotel tucked away in central Strasbourg in a lovingly restored 16th century building.

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