The ideal street for exploring the real Le Marais district
Fans of fashion, luxury and design looking for true Parisian authenticity? Choose to stay in a hotel near Rue des Francs-Bourgeois, Paris Marais. Our 5-star hotel will meet all your needs and allow you to make the most of Le Marais and the famous Rue des Francs-Bourgeois which connects Place des Vosges and Rue des Archives! All along this major artery of Le Marais, you will find multiple architectural and historic gems as well as stores which will delight shopaholics.
Explore the historic treasures of Rue des Francs-Bourgeois
Rue des Francs-Bourgeois starts at Place des Vosges, the famous Parisian square, called Place Royale up until 1800. This very characteristic square is the oldest in the capital. This symbolic square of Le Marais district has been home to many well-known figures such as Madame de Sévigné and Victor Hugo. Visit the museum devoted to the famous writer set in Hugo's former apartment. As you go up the street you will pass many private mansions which give Paris and Le Marais a distinctive character. You can visit the Carnavalet Museum, dedicated to the History of Paris and enjoy its wonderful French garden. Also see the oldest fire station in Paris, designed by François Mansart, architect of Louis XIV who participated in constructing Versailles. If you visit on 13th and 14th of July, you will be able to attend the ball which is held there for the National Holiday. On the corner of Rue des Archives stands the Hôtel de Soubise which is now the headquarters of the National Archives. The interior garden is worth a look.
Rue des Francs-Bourgeois, temple of fashion and Parisian chic
Rue des Francs-Bourgeois has much more to offer however than just impressive architecture. It has become one of the most highly valued streets for fans of fashion and shopping. There are many boutiques devoted to timeless Parisian chic style or to the art of perfumery all along this route through the heart of Le Marais. You will find big brands with proven reputation as well as small, refined and sophisticated companies. Home decor, perfumes, cosmetics, fashion, even stationery: you will easily find what you like and be able to visit many great places as you wander along this legendary street of Paris.
Choosing a hotel near Rue des Francs-Bourgeois, in Paris’ Le Marais district, allows you to make the most of all of Paris’ charms. Stop to get your breath back in one of the street’s many cafés or even go for an evening drink and enjoy the Parisian nightlife. Our premium hotel will be a perfect haven where you can relax. As you return from your activities don’t hesitate to enjoy a tea at 9Confidentiel or sip cocktails at our bar Le Confidence .