Shopping in Paris

During your trip to Paris, take advantage of the ideal location of Hotel Paris Louis Blanc, the perfect spot if you want to treat yourself to a day of shopping. You are guaranteed to find something you love in the Capital of Fashion.

The Boulevard Haussmann and its famous department stores are just a few minutes away from our establishment. Stroll along the Grands Boulevards and allow yourself to be tempted by the stunning window displays and signs. Paris is full of amazing addresses which cater to all tastes: take this wonderful opportunity to move from neighbourhood to neighbourhood, meeting young designers and visiting original shops as well as your favourite labels and brands.

On the Avenue Montaigne and Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honore, discover the luxury boutiques of some of the world's leading designers. At the heart of the Golden Triangle, in the 8th arrondissement, prestigious labels can be seen in great number: haute couture, prêt à porter, leather goods, jewellery...

A mere 40 minutes from our hotel, shopping enthusiasts must make a point of taking a trip to Val d’Europe, a shopping outlet located in Marne-la-Vallée and an incredible place for bargains at any time of year.

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Relaxation in La Villette and along the banks of the Canal Saint-Martin

Treat yourself to a breath of fresh air in the heart of the largest green space in Paris: The Parc de la Villette. The park is located just a few minutes by metro (line 7) from Hotel Paris Louis Blanc. It extends across 55 hectares from the Porte de la Villette to the Porte de Pantin.

The Parc de la Villette can be discovered on foot or by bike. Spend some time in the heart of this preserved natural landscape and on the banks of the canal Ourcq which crosses through it. It truly is one of the unmissable Parisian highlights. Enjoy the playgrounds, thematic gardens and numerous entertainment options on offer, particularly in the summer. Examples include the open-air cinema, music festivals, balls, concerts...

A few minutes’ walk from the hotel, take this opportunity to visit the Canal Saint-Martin, one of the most iconic and romantic spots in Paris. Explore the numerous locks or stroll under the chestnut and plane trees which stretch along its banks for 5 km. Or why not choose to set sail on one of the canal barges?

Cite des Sciences et de l'Industrie

Near Hotel Paris Louis Blanc, immerse yourself in knowledge with a fun and interactive experience with a visit to the Cite des Sciences et de l’Industrie based at Parc de la Villette. The permanent exhibitions demonstrate science in a fun way: the origins of the universe, light, sound, mathematics... It’s great fun for both children and adults alike!

Many temporary exhibitions are also held throughout the year as well as multiple entertainment events, activities, meetings, performances...

Don't miss the Planetarium! Spoil yourself with a 360° trip around the universe! Visit the planets and stars! The Cinema Louis Lumiere shows a range of animated films, short films... And for a total immersion into the very heart of cinema, don't miss the Geode: IMAX® theatre, 3D films, a giant screen... a unique experience to share with family or friends!​

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Unmissable activities and suggestions

With a significant number of public transport options within close proximity, you have the opportunity to visit Paris with great ease. Don't miss:

  • The Champs-Elysees: you will find many well-known retailers dotted along this famous avenue
  • The monuments: the Arc de Triomphe, the Eiffel Tower, the Sacre-Cœur, the Notre Dame...
  • The museums: Louvre, Orsay, Beaubourg, Jacquemart-André, Arts Premiers...
  • The theatres and operas houses: Opera Garnier, Opera Bastille, Zenith, Lido, Moulin Rouge...
  • The theme parks: Disneyland Paris®, Parc Asterix®, la Mer de Sable
  • The Paris Air Show
  • The Villepinte exhibition centre
  • Etc.

Please don't hesitate to ask at reception for advice and recommendations.

Tourism in Paris