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Best Budget-Friendly Hotels in Paris

Where To Stay & Save

From charming, family-owned establishments to stylish-yet-cheap hotel chains, these affordable Paris hotels let you discover the City of Light without straining your wallet. Although the prices are low, with rooms starting at just 125€ per night, the quality is high at these great budget-friendly hotels in Paris.

Workspace and elevators in the CitizenM Paris Opéra hotel lobby

CitizenM Paris Opéra

18 Rue du Croissant, 75002 Paris
CitizenM is one of our favorite budget-friendly hotel chains for its comfy beds, cleverly designed spaces, and efficient check-in/out. And in 2023, they brought their cozy, modern accommodations to the heart of Paris’s 2nd Arrondissement. There’s no rooftop bar at CitizenM Opéra like there is at their other locations in the French capital, but it’s certainly still an excellent option for practical city explorers.
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Blue hotel room with paintings on the walls and plush bed with velours pillows and blanket

C.O.Q. Hôtel Paris

15 Rue Edouard Manet, 75013 Paris
If you’re a budget-minded (aka cheap) traveler like me, the Community of Quality hotel (or C.O.Q. for short) in Paris’s 13th Arrondissement is an absolute gem. Its stylish, comfortable, and quality furnishings set it apart from other affordable options in town. The staff is friendly, the lounge is laid-back but cheerful, and the rooms well appointed. The whole vibe is elegant yet down-to-earth, the epitome of affordable luxury.
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Stylish budget hotel lobby at the CitizenM Gare de Lyon

CitizenM Gare de Lyon

8 Rue Van Gogh, 75012 Paris
CitizenM Gare de Lyon is an affordable and enjoyable hotel offering fast check-in, spacious beds, and all the essential modern comforts. Situated just steps from Gare de Lyon, it’s perfect if you’re traveling to or from Paris by train while its sleek rooftop bar is ideal for relaxing with a glass in hand and enjoying views of the city.
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Bright hotel room in pastel colors with large bed, and floor-to-ceiling windows

Hôtel Amoi

12 Rue du Château d’Eau, 75010 Paris
Hôtel Amoi in Paris charmed us from the start with its welcoming early check-in, pleasant aesthetic, and friendly service. Its cozy, immaculate rooms offer everything you need for a comfortable, restful stay in central Paris. With rooms from just 134€, it’s an excellent option for budget-minded travelers looking to recuperate after a long flight before setting out to explore the City of Light.
Price: €€

Quirky, colorful lobby of CitizenM Hotel on the Champs Elysées in Paris

CitizenM Champs-Elysées

128 Rue La Boétie, 75008 Paris
Steps from the Champs-Elysées, CitizenM Paris Champs-Elysées is a stylish, budget-friendly hotel that blends modern design with functionality. Ideal for travelers who enjoy vibrant social spaces and contemporary rooms with high-tech amenities, this hotel is perfect for both leisure and work, featuring a trendy café, a 24/7 eatery, and a rooftop bar with stunning views of the Eiffel Tower.
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Rustic Paris hotel room at Hôtel Minerve

Photo via Facebook @hotelminerveparis

Hôtel Minerve Paris

13 Rue des Écoles, 75005 Paris

This budget-friendly boutique hotel is a fantastic choice if you’re keeping an eye on your wallet but still want that authentic Parisian experience. Lovingly refurbished, the Hôtel Minerve has maintained the original charm you’d expect of its 19th-century Haussmann-style building while having all the modern amenities you’d want.

Price: €-€€

Exterior of Paris budget-friendly hotel, Hôtel du Collège de France

Photo via Instagram, @hotel_college_de_france

Hôtel du Collège de France

7 Rue Thénard, 75005 Paris
The Hôtel du Collège de France is a quaint and cozy establishment that exudes Parisian charm. It’s a family-run hotel that stands out for its personal touch in service and its dedication to guest comfort. Guests can relish in the proximity to cultural landmarks such as the Panthéon and Luxembourg Gardens.
Price: €-€€

Colourful pop art hotel lounge of the Moxy Bastille in Paris

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Moxy Paris Bastille

34-36 Rue St Sabin, 75011 Paris

This artsy and affordable hotel melds chic design with casual comfort. Offering smart, tech-friendly rooms geared towards the modern traveler, the atmosphere is always buzzing at Moxy Paris Bastille thanks to cheery, colorful commune spaces perfect for work and play. It’s a great option for a cool, cost-friendly stay in Paris.

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Hôtel Herse d'Or

Photo via official website of the Hôtel Herse d’Or

Hôtel Herse d’Or

20 Rue Saint-Antoine, 75004 Paris

This budget-friendly Paris hotel combines affordability and comfort with an incredibly convenient of location, sitting just a stroll away from notable landmarks like Place des Vosges and the Place de la Bastille. Hôtel Herse d’Or is ideal if you want to immerse yourself in the capital city’s culture without breaking the bank.

Price: €-€€