La Louisiane is an authentic hotel in the heart of Saint-Germain des Prés, Latin Quarter.
The reception is always open.
Rooms are private, with phone, fridge, bathrooms, towels, wc.
Get connected with our free hi-speed Wifi.
A french breakfast is served from 7 till 10 am in our cafeteria (where is a kitchen): café, thea, juice, fresh bred and croissants.
Parkings : Mazarine, Ecole de Médecine, Clément.
Around us, tabacco & drugstore open late, as cafes, restaurants, clubs, movies theaters...
It's an hotel room, from different kind: single (1 bed 120x200 or 160x200), double (1 bed 180x200), twin (2 beds 100x200), suite (2 rooms), triple, quadruple, even quintuple, all with recent top quality beds. Rooms are located on 7 floors, on street or on our private courtyard, with nice windows, even in the bathroom, and some with double doors or shower cabine, or balcony.
All are equipped with numerous electrical outlets, a modern telephone with hands-free and speaker, and a mini-fridge. The housekeeping is done daily, and the towels in the bathroom are changed.
The hotel is ancient, its foundations are millennial, may be build at the time of the Roman Empire, when Paris was called Lutece : we are near the roman thermal baths of Cluny (Thermes).
The ambiance is both, family and multicultural. Many artists, writers, musicians, authors and publishers, journalists, professors and academics, filmmakers, have always stayed there, but also entrepreneurs and start-upers, from all over the world.
But the most important thing is not your room, it's the magnificent atmosphere of the neighborhood : the busy streets, rue de Seine and rue de Buci, are just under the hotel windows (witch have double glass).
With the magnetic keycard we generate just for you (and may be your fellow guests), you will access your own private room, with bathroom & wc. For breakfast (7 til 10 am), go to our cafeteria on the 3rd floor, by the stairs or using the lift. For reading, working, meeting friends, or awaiting a taxi or uber car, go to our lounge, just near the entrance on rue de Seine.
Другие важные подробности
The hotel La Louisiane remains timeless, faithful to the authenticity of the spirit of Saint-Germain des Prés (even if we had to comply a minima to the norms).
La Louisiane is a "literary hotel" (un hôtel littéraire) , many artists, painters and sculptors, writers and philosophs, musicians - jazzmen, rockers, actors and movies makers, use to leave here since 1900. Some of them are very famous. Some guests are famous :
Juliette Gréco (lived in the same room than Anabelle Buffet and Anne-Marie Casalis), Mouloudji, Boris Vian, the greatest jazzmen: Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Bud Powell, Lester Young, Chet Baker, Mal Waldron, Archi Sheep, Charlie Parker, Dexter Gordon, Ben Sidran, Wayne Shorte, and later rockstars like Jim Morrison and The Doors, Ray Manzarek, John Densmore, Robby Krieger ; and Pink Floyd, Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Rick Wright, Nick Mason...
Nathalie De Saint Phalle, Albert Cossery, Ernest Hemingway, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Henri Miller, Cyril Connolly, Gérard Oberlé, Peter Berling, Harvey Goldberg, Abertine Sarrazin and above all, the founder of the Existentialisme phylosophy, Jean-Paul Sartre et Simone de Beauvoir.
Theater & Movie(Cinema) :
Robert Wilson, Olivier Py, Robert Le Page, Louis Malle, Bertrand Tavernier, Alain Tanner, Leo Carax, Benoit Jacquot, Pépé Danquart, Barbet Schroeder, Quentin Tarantino,Michael Shamberg, Sally Potter, Mimsy Farmer, Klaus Grunberg, Klaus Kinski, Heinz Egelman, Jane Campion...
Salvador Dali and Amanda Lear, Bernard Buffet, Alberto Giacometti, Vassilakis Takis, Keith Haring, Dennis Oppenheim, Nam Jun Paik, Joseph Beuys, Lucian Freud, Benjamin Vautier, Cy Twombly, Eva & Adele, James Lee Byars, Wang Du, G-Wen, Régine Kolle, Barthélémy Togo, Lionel Scoccimaro, Pascale Marthine Tayou, Chen Chieh-Jen, Julien Beneyton, Pascal Gilberti, Emmanuelle Villard, Franck et Olivier Turpin, Nicole Tran Ba Vang, Guillaume Paris, François Paire, Aimé Ntakayica, Liu Ming, Philippe Mayaux, Cécile Mathieu, Eric Le Maire, Patrick Lebret, Suzanne Junker, Yann Delacour, Gaston Damag, Jean-Luc Bichau, Pascal Bernier...
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Get answers night and day to your travel questions : at the reception desk, our friendly experienced staff is there, from midnight to midnight, to open the entrance door, tell you the secret Wifi password, receive a delivery, keep your luggage when you leave your room, or fix something in the room.
We help you figure out transportation and build an itinerary.
We advice you for your visits & evening plans.
We try to be as kind as possible to make you love Saint-Germain des Prés.
Hello, my name is Xavier, I'm French and 49 years old. I speak English, German, French and... GG Translator ;-) I live with my three kids in Saint-Germain des Prés, 5 minutes walk from the rooms which are renting on AirBnB. So, if any question or needs, I will never be far away :)
About me : Internet pionnier & serial startups founder, content lover, boardgames fan and also world globe trotter to their Conventions, runner & marathonian ; and now, dedicated to Hotel La Louisiane, an historical place of Saint-Germain-des-Prés since 1823, hosting travellers, writers, artists, musicians, entrepreneurs and of course tourists from all over the world.
Advertising La Louisiane via AirBnB is first of all a chance to meet with people from all over the world to appreciate cultural diversity.
La Louisiane team is attached to give to our guests the best conditions to stay in Saint-Germain des Prés and Paris left bank Latin Quarter.
Looking forward to meeting with you soon,