Paris is an ideal city for traveling as a family, offering a multitude of child-friendly tours and activities.
For a weekend or vacation, there are so many things to do and see to keep the whole family entertained !
The Latin Quarter is one of the best areas to stay during your family trip in Paris. Mostly inhabited by families and students, it is a very safe neighborhood where life is peaceful. Very lively, it is full of shops: bakeries, pastries, cheese shops, butchers, supermarkets, etc. So convenient for doing your shopping just a stone's throw from your accommodation. Don't forget to stroll the legendary Rue Mouffetard with your family on a Sunday morning, this street is an open-air market which will make you discover the typical Paris of yesteryear. Furthermore, there are some of the best activities to do with children in this area. Some examples :
The Luxembourg Gardens : It is first of all a magnificent garden, with its large pond, its fountains and its large lawns, it is perfect for strolling, or for stretching the children's legs. There are also great activities for children: the famous puppet theater, a giant playground and the rental of wooden sailboat models for budding sailors!
The Jardin des plantes : It is first of all a French-style garden of 2.5 hectares which was created more than 4 century ago ! It’s a real green setting in the heart of Paris! But the Jardin des Plantes is above all a concentration of activities for all ages and for all tastes: the Gallery of Evolution, the Menagerie, the Gallery of Paleontology and Comparative Anatomy, the Great Greenhouses, the Children's gallery... We could spend several days there!
A boat trip on the Seine: Here is a must that children will love: For around 1 hour, you will stroll along the river banks, discovering some of the most beautiful monuments of the capital from the water: Eiffel Tower, Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral. During the day or in the evening, all year round, the boats are waiting for you!
The terrace of the Institut du monde arabe : Take a step up and go to the terrace of the Institut du Monde Arabe, it will offer you one of the most beautiful views of Paris: Breathtaking view of the Seine and Notre-Dame !
Another advantage of the Latin Quarter is its very central location. you can access to the main attractions and monuments in a few minutes on foot : The banks of the Seine, Notre-Dame, the Sainte Chapelle, the Pantheon, the Museum of the Middle Ages, etc. To go further, the area is perfectly connected to the rest of the city by metro, bus or RER. The Latin Quarter is also very easily accessible from the Gare du Nord and Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports via the RER B with direct access.
Our accommodation is particularly suitable for families. Carefully furnished and well equipped, they can accommodate 2 to 12 people. So even the biggest tribes find their place there! We also know that with children, it is sometimes necessary to cook at home, so our kitchens are all well equipped to be able to prepare delicious meals for your children. If you feel like it, we also rent crepe makers and raclette machines to organize festive and friendly meals, french style.
We know that it is not always easy to travel with a baby, especially because of all the equipment you have to take on the plane or on the train with you. This is why we provide free of charge (on request) baby beds, high chairs and changing mats. We also offer rental of Yoyo strollers and Deuter baby carrier backpacks for your family outings. Year !