Paris Family Friendly Accommodation
Ah the city of love! Who can go to Paris without falling in love at least with the city? If you’re a family though, taking an entire group of four on vacation may not be easy. You need the best family hotels that will accommodate you and your entire family and make your travels go as smoothly as possible. Here we’ve listed the best family hotels in Paris from quality Novotel’s and Holiday Inns all the way up to some of the most expensive hotels in the city.
Paris has long been known as the City of Lights because it was one of the first cities in the world to get electricity. It is also commonly known as the City of Love and is a popular place for couples and honeymooners. Paris is also an amazing place to take the family with a wide range of kid friendly attractions.
- Your whole family could get lost in the Louvre for days as you search for the amazing artifacts including the worlds famous Leonardo DaVinci painting the Mona Lisa. A great way to see all the attractions in the museum is to take part in a treasure hunt like the one organised by THATmuse
- A trip to Paris wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the iconic Eiffel Tower that stands out like a beacon in the Paris skyline. The kids will love wandering this area and taking the lift t the various levels of the tower. Our family loved walking from our airbnb apartment along the river Seine to the tower. It is a beautiful walk and even better in the evening.
- Disneyland Paris is located about 30km to the east of Paris and easily reached by public transport. Featuring 2 parks including Disneyland Park and Walt Disney Studio park this is a great place for the family to visit and the kids will love the attractions. Check out some of the great hotels near Disneyland Paris.
- Hotelscombined.com – Our favorite website for Paris family hotels. Compares prices from a wide range of different booking sites.
- Booking.com – Industry leading travel website also offering fantastic family deals on hotels in Paris and other regions in France.
- airbnb.com – Home stay apartments offering great family rooms in Paris
Novotel Paris Gare de Lyon Family Hotel
Kids will also love the specially-designed play area complete with toys and games, coloring books, a TV playing movies and cartoons, and picture books. Kids will be able to relax and enjoy themselves while parents get some much-needed sleep in their bedroom upstairs. Accommodation and breakfast is also free for any child younger than six years, so you can bring along the very little ones without having to pay extra. Check-out time isn’t until 5pm, so you can enjoy a leisurely morning and afternoon without feeling the need to rush out the door from one of the best family hotels in the city. check latest pricesback to menu ↑
Holiday Inn Gare de Lyon Bastille Paris
This Holiday Inn Gare de Lyon Bastille is slightly fancier than the nearby Novotel, and it is similarly located near the Gare de Lyon metro train station making it easy to get to for the whole family. Located in the 12th arrondissement, it is close to the Zoo de Vincennes and the Bois de Vincennes, which is the largest public park in the whole city. The kids will love seeing the animals and the English landscape garden and horse-racing track in the park.
In France, Sundays are still observed as the day of rest even though most people are not very religious anymore. So, you’ll find that a lot of the shops and museums close, but you can spend a lovely day out in the park enjoying the peace and quiet. Then during the week, jump right on the train and head over to Disney Paris, one of the city’s hottest tourist sites for kids.
There is a fully-stocked mini-bar in all of the rooms, so if the kids start getting hungry after dinner, you can offer them a snack without having to head out the nearest Monoprix. Then in the morning, don’t worry about the kids waking up early because they can enjoy breakfast right inside the room. If you need a kid-friendly location, don’t look any further. The Holiday Inn Gare de Lyon Bastille Paris is one of the best family hotels around. check latest pricesback to menu ↑
Gardette Park Hotel Paris Family Hotel
There are board games and puzzles available for kids, a coffee shop right on site for refreshments, and even a kids’ TV network so kids to relax after a long day of walking. Plus, breakfast is offered right inside the room, so you can get an early start on a busy day of touring. You can even add a laundry and ironing service for an extra fee if someone’s clothes happen to get dirty unexpectedly and he/she needs a change urgently. In the evening, hit one of the lovely theatres like Theatre Le Republique,Theatre Dejazet, or Apollo Theatre to enjoy a Parisian concert or show. Couples and young families rated Gardette Park Hotel one of the best family hotels for short vacations in Paris because of its proximity to vibrant cultural life in the city of lights and its great value for money. check latest pricesback to menu ↑
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Paris Family Hotel
The Mandarin Oriental Hotel Paris is located in the first arrondissement only a short walk away from everyone’s favorite modern art museum, the Musee D’Orsay. Do a full day of art and hop on over to the Louvre, which is only a mile away, and then the Pompidou Center, which is only another few kilometers away. Otherwise, the first arrondissement is complete with interesting shops and cafes. You can have a girls’ day out and you visit all of your favorite name brands like Rolex, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, H&M, and Cartier. Then get some fresh bread and cheese and enjoy it in the famous Tuileries while soaking up the French art de vivre.
This hotel may not be a Holiday Inn, but don’t let the opulence deter you from bringing your family here. The Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Paris is one of the best family hotels available because there’s no better way to introduce your children to the exoticism and romance of Paris then by staying in the heart of the fashion district. You can all relax together and spend some quality bonding time in the indoor tree garden, two hotel restaurants, and cake shop. Then sleep in and enjoy one of five different breakfast options brought right to your own room. Modern meets comfort is the mantra for the Mandarin Oriental Hotel, and the staff will effortlessly accommodate any needs your family may have during your stay in the city of lights. check latest pricesback to menu ↑
Shangri-La Hotel Paris Family Hotel
You simply cannot beat the Shangri-La Hotel located in the heart of Paris when it comes to best family hotels. It’s down the street from both the Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel Tower and only two and three kilometers respectively from the Musee D’Orsay and the Louvre respectively. Forget trying to navigate Paris’s extensive metro system with kids in tow. You can walk wherever you need to go in a matter of minutes. Plus, all of the best cafes and brasseries are right at your fingertips not to mention the three Michelin-star restaurants under Chef Christophe Moret in the hotel’s restaurant and individual coffee machine and kettle in every room.
You’ll pay a hefty price for a room in the Shangri-La, but it’ll be worth every single penny. The location, the staff, the concierge service, and the rooms are simply the best. They cannot be beat. Come stay at the Shangri-La with your family to take a load off. This is Paris! Indulge yourself and stay in a hotel that offers the essence of French luxury and romance. Either host your large family events in its four historical reception rooms or spend vacation here and relax in the evenings in the sixteen meter pool, which is bathed in natural daylight. Either way, the Shangri-La allows you and your family the ultimate escape. check latest pricesback to menu ↑
Novotel Paris Tour Eiffel Family Hotel
At only a seven minute’s walk from the Eiffel tower, the Novotel Paris Tour Eiffel is located in a hotspot destination for families. There’s nothing more exciting than walking over at night on the hour to see a spectacular light show. Not only is this hotel located in the heart of the city, but it offers reasonable prices as well, which is tough to find. In the fifteenth arrondissement, you can find the Paris Expo–Porte de Versailles and the Arc de Triomphe close by.
Spend your days wandering around the streets of Paris, then send the kids to the pool or the playground while you work out in the fitness room. There are flat screen TV’s with an array of channels and pay-per-view channels so everyone can find a program they enjoy. The hotel is even pet-friendly if you happen to want to bring you dog along for the trip to Paris. Then when you’re ready to plan the next day’s activities, log on to the WiFi to check for interesting tours or local concerts or keep up with your colleagues at work. If you want a quality stay for your money in the heart of Paris, then Novotel Paris Tour Eiffel is surely one of the best family hotels available. check latest pricesback to menu ↑
Staycity Serviced Apartments Gare de l’Est Paris Family Hotel
The Staycity Serviced Apartments are also only a three-minute walk from the Gare de L’Est where you can jump on a train and go pretty much anywhere. With maximum convenience, there is no doubt that this is one of the best family hotels you can find. check latest prices