The best unique hotels in Paris

An EXCLUSIVE selection of establishments classified by theme

selection made by Romain , Published on 19 October 2022 | Modified on 26 April 2024

Discover 16 luxury hotels in Paris

1 . Relais Christine

Le Relais Christine is a 5 star hotel located in the heart of Saint-Germain-des-Prés. It is established in a 17th century manor near the Notre-Dame cathedral. A garden of 150 m² decorates its landscape. 
It offers a spa, a sauna, a jacuzzi, as well as a free internet connection. 
The 48 sumptuous rooms are equipped with air conditioning, TV, minibar and safe. The bathroom is private. It will refresh you with a shower or a bathtub. 
The staff of the establishment is multilingual (French, English, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese). They will welcome you at the reception which is open 24 hours a day. They offer a concierge service, currency exchange and car or bicycle rental. 
Like many 5-star hotels, Le Relais Christine has a luxurious bar where you can enjoy delicious cocktails, order children's menus or special meals for special diets. Breakfast is served every morning as a buffet. 
The lounge with its fireplace is a great place to relax and enjoy a drink. 
Various board games as well as childcare is provided for families.

Customer rating: 9.2 (185 opinions)

It's really a unique hotel. Everything was great. Thanks to all the staff who did their job well.

2 . Shangri-La Paris

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The Shangri-La Paris is a typical 5-star Parisian hotel reflecting both Asian hospitality and French art de vivre. Located in front of the Seine and the Eiffel Tower, it occupies a former residence of Prince Bonaparte which is classified as a historical monument. This 5-star hotel has 100 rooms and suites decorated in blue, white and ecru tones, with the exception of the Signature suites. These accommodations retain touches of Asian and European Empire inspiration. They feature a separate living room with a desk, handcrafted crystal furnishings, flat-screen TV, iPod docking station and safe. They are also equipped with a marble bathroom with underfloor heating, separate bathtub, rain shower and Guerlain toiletries. The Shangri-La Paris is one of the 5-star hotels with leisure and wellness facilities. You will find a spa, an indoor pool, a gym, a hammam and a billiard room. It also has a bar serving rare spirits and two restaurants, one of which has a Michelin star. The hotel also offers four function rooms to host events.

Customer rating: 8.9 (348 opinions)

We had a spectacular view of the Eiffel Tower from our room. The professionalism of the staff is a good point too.

3 . Luxury Apartment in Paris Center - Louvre Museum

Set in the center of Paris, Luxury Apartment in Paris Center - Louvre Museum is a 5-star accommodation that offers a private apartment in a building served by an elevator. This apartment features a family room with parquet flooring and air conditioning. It also has a large flat-screen TV with satellite channels and a DVD player. It also offers free Wi-Fi, as is common in most 5-star hotels. The rooms also have a private bathroom that is equipped with a shower, hair dryer, washing machine and dryer. This 5-star hotel apartment has a kitchen for preparing meals. This room is equipped with a microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher, stove, oven and coffee machine. Parking is available nearby. Luxury Apartment in Paris Center - Louvre Museum is a 12-minute walk from the Louvre Museum and Georges Pompidou National Center for Art and Culture, and a 20-minute walk from Notre Dame Cathedral.

Customer rating: 9.7 (59 opinions)

A real nugget to discover in Paris. Very well located, comfortable room, friendly owner, nothing to complain about.

4 . Hôtel D'Aubusson

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Located in the heart of the Latin Quarter, the Hotel d'Aubusson is a 5-star mansion whose origins date back to the 17th century. This hotel offers 50 rooms and junior suites that are decorated with original beams and monumental Burgundy stone fireplaces. These accommodations are also furnished with antique furniture. Some suites have a four-poster bed. Each room and suite has a marble bathroom, coffee machine and free high-speed Wi-Fi. This 5-star hotel has a jazz bar and an inner courtyard with a fountain. It has a room where a full English breakfast is served each morning. The D'Aubusson Hotel offers a swimming pool, a spa and a wellness area where massages are available on request. It also provides an airport shuttle and ticketing service. It also offers underground parking. The reception is available 24 hours a day. Hotel D'Aubusson is one of the 5-star hotels that are a 10-minute walk from the Louvre Museum and Notre Dame Cathedral.

Customer rating: 9.3 (1056 opinions)

This is an ideal place to stay in Paris. The rooms are comfortable and the staff very professional.

5 . Saint James Paris

The Saint James Paris is a 5-star chateau-hotel that is a 20-minute walk from the Avenue des Champs-Élysées. It is housed in an elegant building dating back to the 19th century, and features a private garden. This 5-star hotel has 22 rooms and 26 suites with refined decor. All accommodations feature air conditioning, flat-screen TV, minibar and free Wi-Fi. Each unit also has a private bathroom with a bathtub or shower, equipped with a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries like most 5-star hotels. The Saint James Paris offers a library bar for relaxing and a gourmet restaurant and terrace for enjoying a meal. Each morning, the hotel serves an in-room breakfast. The hotel has a spa in partnership with Guerlain. It offers a gym and a hammam that are free to use, as well as massages by reservation. The hotel has a charging station for electric cars. It also provides an airport shuttle service for an additional fee. The Saint James Paris has luggage storage and offers room and concierge services. The front desk is open 24 hours a day.

Customer rating: 9.1 (173 opinions)

Ideal for a family stay. The decor is sumptuous and the staff is very attentive.

6 . Hôtel de Joséphine BONAPARTE

The Josephine BONAPARTE Hotel is a 5-star hotel occupying a 17th century convent that is located in the heart of Paris, in the historic Marais district. It is exactly 80 meters from the Saint-Paul metro station, 5 minutes walk from the famous Place des Vosges and 7 minutes walk from the Place de la Bastille. This 5-star hotel offers 24 rooms each decorated with a unique style. These accommodations feature original features such as exposed beams. They also have TVs, tea and coffee making facilities and free Wi-Fi. Some of these rooms have bathtubs. This hotel has a common lounge where a buffet breakfast is served. Breakfast can also be served in your room for an additional fee. The hotel also has an all-day champagne bar and a patio where you can relax. Like most 5-star hotels, this establishment provides room and concierge service as well as an optional airport shuttle service.

Customer rating: 9.1 (461 opinions)

The rooms are simply sumptuous and the breakfast a real delight. I recommend it.

7 . Cote Montmartre

Le Cote Montmartre is a 5-star bed and breakfast set on the 6th floor of an establishment in the 9th arrondissement of Paris, about 600 meters from the Pigalle metro station and 800 meters from La Cigale concert hall. This 5-star establishment offers accommodation with a balcony offering a breathtaking view of the city. It provides guests with a closet, a library and a lounge area. The independent room is equipped with high quality bedding and contemporary furniture. Each room is equipped with a bathroom including an Italian shower, a washbasin, a hair dryer and free toiletries. Towels and bed linen are provided. In addition, you will have access to free Wi-Fi from your room. This bed and breakfast serves a continental breakfast worthy of 5-star hotels. Parking is available nearby for your convenience. The establishment also has a luggage storage service.

Customer rating: 9.8 (81 opinions)

A charming place! Quiet, comfortable and very well located. The staff is also very attentive.

8 . Le 66

Located next to the Luxembourg Gardens, 66 is a bed and breakfast style guesthouse and is one of the unique hotels in Paris. It is also a few meters from the Sainte-Chapelle. It has 4 rooms in all. They are located on the 1st to 3rd floor. The rooms do not have a TV, but they all have free access to Wi-Fi like in 5-star hotels. Each of the accommodations at the 66 is decorated in the old-fashioned way. The rooms offer a friendly atmosphere reminiscent of the 1900s. In the bathroom, you get a few free items like organic shampoo, soap and shower gel. In the morning, a continental breakfast is served. It includes a basket of pastries, yogurt, fresh fruit juice and delicious jams. You can also help yourself to a hot drink on the spot. By choosing this guesthouse, similar to a 5-star hotel, you stay a few kilometers from Notre Dame Cathedral. But you can also go to the Bastille opera house in a few minutes. Paris-Orly airport, meanwhile, is only 14 km away.

Customer rating: 9.3 (372 opinions)

Best place to spend a stay in Paris. The owner is very nice too.

9 . Maison Souquet, Hotel & Spa

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La Maison Souquet is among the prestigious 5-star hotels in the city of Paris. The establishment is located in the heart of the Montmartre district. Decorated in the old style, the rooms of this establishment recall the time of La Belle Époque. This 5-star hotel has 20 rooms in all, including 14 rooms and 6 spacious suites. It also has 2 large apartments that can accommodate up to 4 guests. The 14 rooms are decorated in a variety of styles. You will find Japanese, Chinese, Indian design and even Napoleon III and Art Deco accessories. Each of these accommodations benefits from a flat screen TV, air conditioning, a minibar and a well equipped bathroom. You will find a bathtub and a shower with a hairdryer. Like most 5-star hotels, La Maison Souquet offers a free relaxation area with an indoor pool and spa. It also has a hammam, but you need to make a reservation in advance to use it. Other services such as massage and body treatments are available for an additional fee. Find the Blanche metro station just a few meters from Maison Souquet.

Customer rating: 9.2 (490 opinions)

A unique and very elegant charm. The decor looks just like the one in the pictures.

10 . Relais12bis Bed & Breakfast By Eiffel Tower

Relais12bis Bed & Breakfast By Eiffel Tower is a kind of guesthouse located near the Eiffel Tower. It is only a 5 minute walk to get there. This hotel has 4 spacious and bright rooms. Each room has air conditioning and an Italian shower. Bath accessories are provided free of charge as in 5-star hotels. There is also a family suite for family stays. Each room has high-speed Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV. The hotel has a large lounge where a variety of drinks are served free of charge. There's also a five-star all-you-can-eat buffet with a choice of cakes and drinks for breakfast. Nearby attractions include the Arc de Triomphe and the Champs-Élysées. They are only 2 km from the hotel. As for the airport, Paris-Orly Airport is the closest to the hotel. It is 15 km away.

Customer rating: 9.8 (641 opinions)

The breakfast was top notch. I will come back again next time. Thank you for the warm welcome from the owners of the house!