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Located on a land-filled swamp, this revitalized neighborhood, once a center of high culture, fell into disrepair following the French Revolution, but has regained prominence.
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| 3e Arrondissement, 75003 Paris, France
Le Marais
+33 9 52 89 24 05
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Reviewed yesterday

The streets are beautiful. There are lots of shops and restaurants. The square in the Maris has a museum the house of Vitor Hugo. worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank josephine545
Reviewed 2 days ago

Le Marais is a beautiful enclave in Paris , which boasts a rich history. Take a tour with Sightseekers Delight and learn the significance of this area. You'll walk quaint streets, shop in unique boutiques and enjoy some tasty treats - all the things to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LadyJ7E6964WJ
Reviewed 2 days ago

This has been the only area we have ever stayed in after four visits to Paris. The area had gentrified over the years. Well cared for area now. Very good place to base out of on your visit to Paris. Close to public transportation. Good...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tj20travel
Reviewed 3 days ago

Narrow streets, amazing inner yards, small shops, patisseries, coffee and tea, beautiful buildings and so on....perfect place to stroll and stay

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Haim K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Stayed in Le Marais (rue de la Bastille) for three weeks in September. The hotel was very comfortable and well located for both eateries and the Metro (one block away). The neighbourhood is residential and well equipped with things like laundromats and other services a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I traveled to Paris for pleasure on my vacation in Fall 2018. I know the best experience to learn about the city is to meet someone local. I was lucky enough to find online Paris Always Walk tours and on my first day, I scheduled...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the Haldis Apartments on Quai de Celestins along the Seine River. It was close to metro and supermarkets , restaurants and walking distance to many sights, yet wasn't crowded with tourists. I would recommend these apartments and this area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WildgeeseNZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

1. Le Marais surprised me. It is an area with rich history of immigrants (Jewish Quarter) and the 16th century's French architecture. 2. These days, it is hip, chic, and on fire. Just like Brooklyn in New York. 3. Please consider taking Trendy Marais Tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FunTravelerNJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Marais is undergoing a lot of work and it seems to be happening everywhere! Sidewalks are torn up, streets closed for works, rubbish, building material bins block the sidewalks etc. Add to this cars, motorcycles,scooters and rent-a-bikes are everywhere strewn like autumn leaves. It...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank American-in-Paris75
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We left our apartment one morning, only knowing that we were heading to Le Marais becuase of it's Jewish history and wanting to visit Memorial de la Shoah. What we found was a lovely neighborhood filled with charming cafes, boutique shopping, and some fun budget...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Le Marais
The Marais is a winding maze of multi-faceted streets
that beg to be explored. It bursts with small
boutiques, historic buildings, cozy traditional
restaurants, and hidden parks. Around each corner,
you'll come across little gems of architecture
spanning the centuries, from understated medieval
towers to classical libraries and 17th century
splendour. This neighbourhood unites a rich mix of
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Joshua E
October 24, 2018|
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Response from marjNewYorkCity | Reviewed this property |
If you can get tickets to the fire fighters balls, that would be very festive. Beyond that, the choice of a restaurant in the Marais that has New Years (Reveillon) plans could be fun, festive and introduce you to the... More
Megan R
May 30, 2018|
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Response from FitForLifeAdelaide | Reviewed this property |
Try BHV Department Store on the corner of Rue des Archives and Rue Rivoli 75004 in the Marais. Also Habitat Furniture/ Homewares like and Ikea is at Republique 10 Place de la Republique next to the Crown Plaza Hotel Try... More
Michael B
May 5, 2018|
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Response from Rebecca K | Reviewed this property |
We always stay using VRBO (Vacation Rental By Owners) and have never had a bad experience yet. We have always found it so much nicer and cheaper then a hotel. Its just your guests at the home so its not like a bed and... More