Hop across the channel to the city of la mode, l’amour and la vie en rose, and travel stress-free by train with this great Eurostar city break!
2 Night Paris Eurostar City Break Including Hotel, Breakfast, Seine Cruise, Absinthe And Aperitif Tastings and Eurostar Train Travel
This great offer for a boutique hotel Eurostar city break in the stunning city of Paris is a great way to escape rainy England and spend a few nights experiencing the world’s chic-est capital.
The offer from Secret Escapes gives you two nights in a bijou boutique hotel in Paris’s glamorous Opera quarter, plus breakfast each morning, a romantic cruise on the River Seine, Absinthe and Aperitif cocktail tastings each day, along with a welcome drink and train travel on the sleek and convenient Eurostar, all for just £189 per person. Secret Escapes require a log-in to access their exclusive prices, but don’t worry about it – you can log in with your Facebook and it’s well worth it as they have loads of great offers.
Your high-speed Eurostar train will depart from the recently renovated London St. Pancras International train station and whisk you through the channel tunnel to Paris Nord train station, just a short hop in the metro from your centrally-located hotel. The great thing about international train travel is that you save all the faffing around at the airport, and the baggage restrictions are far less strict – so you won’t have to worry about room for that little black dress that makes you look like a Parisian movie star!
The Hotel Josephine is a unique and eclectic boutique hotel, located in Paris’s up-market 9th Arrondissement, also known as the Opera quarter. Just a short way away from the iconic hill of Montmartre, topped by the shining white of the romantic Sacre Coeur basilica, the 9th is a haven of Hausmann style boulevards, chic boutiques and haute-cuisine restaurants. The hotel scores 4.5/5 on TripAdvisor, and it’s easy to see why with it’s understated but fashionably decorated rooms which conjure up centuries of eccentric Paris style. Bedrooms have walk in showers and are thoroughly sound-proofed against the hustle and bustle of the streets below. At breakfast you’ll be eating under the beautiful brick arches of their vaulted cellar, and the evenings provide a perfect opportunity to unwind in the fancy lounge area and bar – what more could you want from your Eurostar city break?
The sights, sounds and tastes of Paris speak for themselves, as the ville de l’amour has been a hotspot for all that is avant-garde, a la mode and romantic for as long as it’s existed. This particular package includes a cruise along the spectacular River Seine, taking in sights such as the Notre Dame Cathedral, the Louvre, it’s more modern sister the Musee D’Orsay, and of course the unmissable Eiffel Tower. The Seine is a great place to get an overview of the city whether your on a cruise of strolling along it’s banks taking in the sights, but it’s from a boat that you really get a unique perspective of this fabulous city. Museums and sights abound in France’s historic capital – why not explore the Latin Quarter with it’s recently restored Pantheon, resting place of the great men and women of the French republic, or pay homage to artists, singers and playwrights in the beloved Pere Lachaise Cemetery? If you’re fancying a true Parisian culinary classic, make like the locals and head to Chartier, a traditional bistro that’s been going for over a hundred years with great prices, located near the Boulevards metro station. Make sure you get there early, as there are often queues of locals, students and tourists alike at this beloved institution. With so much to offer, do you have any excuse not to treat yourself to a Eurostar city break in Paris?
- Eurostar City Break Paris: 2 Nights incl. Hotel, Breakfast, Seine Cruise and Eurostar only £189
- Travel dates: Dates available in May, June, July, August and September 2015, cheapest dates in August and September
- Length of stay: 2 nights
- Station of departure: London St. Pancras International
- Travel provider: Eurostar
- Hotel: Hotel Josephine
- Rating: 4.5/5 on TripAdvisor out of 292 reviews
- Hotel location: City centre, near St Lazare train station and Montmartre
- Destination: Paris
- Meals: Breakfast included
- Price: only £189 per person based on 2 adults sharing