The City of Lights has a staggering variety of places to stay. From the opulent and luxurious lairs befitting the government heads to boutique hotels located on peaceful side streets. There are several hotels that offer babysitting services and activities for kids that keep them occupied while their parents enjoy a date night or a spa. Paris righteously fabled its few ultra luxurious hotels as Palaces. The number of five star hotels soars by each passing year. There are innumerable three and four star hotels which accommodate 36.9 million overnight stays per year.
Most of the hotels have a Wi-Fi connection and offer usual facilities. The classic hotels feature a breakfast room where one can interact with the fellow guests. If you visit Paris with your family, there are many kid-friendly hotels that ensure that your kids enjoy life in Paris to the fullest.
Hotel Le Bristol Paris
Le Bristol, Paris is a historic Palace hotel located not far from the Champs-Elysées, Avenue Montaigne and Place de la Concorde. Neighboring it is the Élysée Palace, the official residence of the French President. Le Bristol is located on the glamorous rue du Faubourg St. Honoré which is one of the best Parisian shopping sites. Its garden courtyard, 'à la française' is the largest amongst the Palace hotels and its enclosed swimming pool on the 6th floor offers panoramic views of the cityscape. It also has an impressive trompe-l'oeil adorning the wall.
The hotel consists of 188 rooms and suites with lots of natural light. Spa Le Bristol by La Prairie along with the unique features completes this Parisian epitome of elegance. The hotel provides family friendly amenities including comfortable beds for your pets and babysitting services. There are two affectionate resident cats named Fa-Raon and Kléopatre whom the kids love to spend time with. Children get their stuffed animal at check-in. The hotel’s kids club located on the first floor of the Spa is Les Amis d'Hippolyte. It is a sunny space with a wide range of activities and toys. The hotel’s mascot is a white and green gardening rabbit known as Hippolyte. The club’s décor matches the rabbit’s outfit colors. The staff organizes various activities to entertain the children including scavenger hunts. This Parisian Hotel is a part of Oetker Collection hotels and is indeed a magical wonderland.
Le Meurice Hotel Paris
While ensuring that the parents are having the time of their lives, the staff keeps the little ones busy with several activities including Pistache hunt in the secret passageways of the hotel. Pistache is a fluffy dog mascot of the hotel. The kids can drift wooden toy-sail boats in the pond in Tuileries Garden. The hotel also prepares a special birthday cake with your favorite flavors. The teenagers can explore Paris on Le Meurice Scooters. The Meurice Passport highlights numerous activities while discovering the city. Game consoles and DVD players are available on request. The Grand lobby features the Frosted Mirror with an actual refrigerating system where you and your kid can write messages and draw pictures. It is as if you’re painting in snow.
Hôtel Résidence Nell
Located near Grands Boulevards and Rue Cadet, this hotel is the paragon of luxury and service. This hotel has 17 apartments and 2 studios. The apartments have a living room with sofa beds; bedroom with free Wi-Fi, preloaded iPod (on request), flatsceen television with iPad connector, iPod dock, radio and a selection of films saved on a USB stick. The bathroom amenities include bathrobes and slippers with Charm & More bath products. There is a kitchenette equipped with pots, kettle, pans, microwave, hob, minibar, Nespresso machines and Alessi crockery. Children are given special attention. Their breakfast options include breads, pastries, smoothies, chocolate milk, yoghurt, fresh juice and stewed fruit. The hotel offers baby bath products, baby monitors, travel cot and highchairs for infants. For older children, iPads, Games, Playstation 3, DVDs and Laptop are available for use.
Les Jardins de la Villa
The 33-room Les Jardins de la Villa is a 33-room boutique hotel located in a peaceful location. The Stylish rooms with chic interiors are spacious and equipped with free on-demand movies, Nespresso machines and free Wi-Fi. Children under 12 years of age can stay at the hotel free of cost. The kids receive a welcome gift at check-in. The hotel offers nightlights, changing mats, baby monitors, baby cots and other amenities. Babysitting services are also available through the concierge.
InterContinental Paris Avenue Marceau
This ancient building was once the residence of Comte de Breteuil. It entertains kids with many fun activities. Along with a welcome gift upon check-in, there is a kids’ menu at M64 restaurant. Infant amenities include bathtubs and baby cots. Nintendo Wii consoles are also available for rent.