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Best Paris Hostels With Private Rooms
When it comes to budget accommodation in Paris, finding decent value, nice hostels was always a problem. Fortunately, things are changing and what defines luxury today is not a big bed, lots of accessories, or a private bathroom but a combination of stylish design, cool vibe, and good facilities.
Today, Paris is home to some great budget proposals featuring beautiful hostel rooms or dorms, and arty common spaces to socialize. These top hostels in Paris are interesting to consider even if you are traveling with your partner or your tribe.
In this article, we bring you the best Paris hostels with private rooms, best hostels in Paris for couples, and families but also for solo travelers looking for a bit more comfort. Start and finish your days in Paris in a good atmosphere, good company . . . and everything on a budget.
Map of Best Hostels in Paris with Private Rooms
This map shows the districts where you can find good hostels in Paris with private rooms. These Paris hostels with private rooms are not in the most central districts of Paris but they are all close to a metro station so you can reach the city center in 40 minutes or less.
The districts of Paris are named Arrondissements and there are 20 Arrondissements in total. To find your bearings in Paris, have a look at our Arrondissements of Paris Quick Guide and our article on Where to Find the Best Accommodation in Paris here below.
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Quick Answers: Best Paris Hostels with Private Rooms
Best hostel in Paris for solo travelers: The Loft Boutique Hostel in Paris 20
Best party hostels in Paris: St Christopher’s Inn Gare du Nord (Paris 10) and St Christopher’s Inn Canal (Paris 19)
Best hostels near Eiffel Tower: the hostel close to Eiffel Tower on this list is Arty Paris (3km) in Paris 15
Best hostels near Gare du Nord: Smart Place and St Christopher’s Inn Gare du Nord both in Paris 10
Best family hostels in Paris: Arty Paris in Paris 15
Best Paris hostels for couples: Arty Paris (Paris 10), and St Christopher’s Inn Canal (Paris 19)
Best hostel rooms in Paris: St Christopher’s Inn Canal in Paris 19.
Best Hostels in Paris 9
The 9th Arrondissement of Paris is a superb neighborhood with neoclassical architecture that has preserved the tunes of a village, especially around the very commercial street of Martyrs. The best hostels in Paris 9 are close to both Grands Boulevards and Montmartre, it offers direct access to the Parisian nightlife and major tourist places in Paris.
73 Rue de Dunkerque,75009 Paris; Metro Anvers, Line 1; Vélib post #9.005 or #9.006
So vintage, so Parisian! Located in the 9th Arrondissement of Paris, close to Gare du Nord, Vintage Hotel Gare du Nord – Paris is a good option where nothing is left to hazard.
Dorms (3 -4 -6 people) and private rooms are tastefully decorated, with bright colors and furnished with that vintage touch that you are probably looking for in Paris. All rooms have a private bathroom.
The list of common spaces include a shared kitchen, laundry space with washing machines, shared lounge /TV area, and bar. The hostel has also a fitness center which is perfect for those that eat their weight in French pastries!
Vintage Hostel proposes a delicious French breakfast with fresh, yummy croissants as an option.
What guests loved: location, facilities, atmosphere in the common area, breakfast.
37 Boulevard de Rochechouart, 75009 Paris; Metro. Anvers, Line 1; Vélib post #9.005
Le Regent Montmartre Paris is one of the most beautiful boutique hostels in Paris, and the perfect base for exploring the city. The Regent is a reflection of the vibrant neighborhood while remaining an intimate and friendly place to stay.
Dorms (4 -6 people) and private rooms are cozy and decorated with bright colors. Some of them come with direct views over iconic Sacré Coeur.
The list of common spaces includes a shared kitchen, laundry area with washing machines, shared lounge /TV area, and bar with locally brewed beer. The hostel proposes a delicious French breakfast as an option.
What guests loved: great location and view from the top floor, very helpful and friendly staff, good facilities.
Best Hostels in Paris 10
The 10th Arrondissement of Paris is the district of two train stations (Gare de l’Est and Gare du Nord), hence its perpetual effervescence and popular atmosphere.
Paris 10 is also the district of Canal Saint-Martin which is one of the most trendy places in the capital, especially on Friday evenings and weekends. If you like to party, the streets around rue du Faubourg Saint-Denis are perfect for this.
28 Rue de Dunkerque, 75010 Paris; M. Gare du Nord, Lines 4 and 5; Vélib post #10.029
You cannot be wrong booking in a hostel with this name! Smart Place Gare du Nord Paris is a picturesque and intimate hostel and one of the best Paris hostels near Gare du Nord. Its variety of accommodation will satisfy families, couples, and groups of friends.
Rooms are spacious, with bright colors, basic furniture, and a private bathroom. Dorms can accommodate 4 – 6 people while private rooms can host 2 to 4 people. When the weather is nice, guests can enjoy Paris from the balcony in the room.
Smart Place Gare du Nord Paris has all the facilities you are looking for while traveling on a budget. The list of common spaces includes a shared kitchen, laundry space with washing machines, shared lounge /TV area, and bar. The hostel proposes a delicious French breakfast in the building next door as an option.
What guests loved: location close to Gare du Nord, clean, good kitchen, helpful staff.
5 Rue de Dunkerque, 75010 Paris; M. Gare du Nord, Lines 4 and 5; Vélib post #10.028
If you are looking for good hostels in Paris near Gare du Nord, St Christopher’s Inn Paris – Gare du Nord is a great choice. Located between Gare du Nord and Gare de l’Est, this hostel proposes a wide range of spacious rooms and dorms with private or shared bathroom, perfect for every budget.
This hostel in Paris features huge common spaces, lots of light, and lots to do and it is great for those who don’t care about intimacy and are looking for a little bit of party. Hostel’s Belushi’s International Bar and Restaurant, so loved by expats, is a plus and it contributes to make this hostel one the best party hostels in Paris.
If Paris is not enough for you, check their onsite Travel Kiosk, with tons of information, day-trips, and discounts.
What guests loved: Good location, spacious, and well-equipped rooms, great staff, cleanliness.
Best Hostels in Paris 11
Located between Belleville and Bastille, the 11th Arrondissement of Paris is the heart of revolutionary Paris and the great workers’ revolts of the 19th century. A lively and dynamic district with lots of bars, restaurants, and shopping streets, Paris 11 has retained a popular atmosphere and a typically Parisian character.
59 Boulevard De Belleville, 75011 Paris; M. Couronnes, Line 2; Vélib post #20.041
The hostel Les Piaules is located in a renovated Art Déco building, in the trendy district of Belleville. This is a brand new hostel in Paris, where you can sleep with a view of Sacré-Coeur and the Eiffel Tower.
The hostel has 4-6-8 people rock-style dorms with private or shared bathrooms. The dorms have a functional design and they are furnished with custom bunk-beds and lockers. If you prefer a private room, Les Piaules have a couple of cozy ones.
Les Piaules proposes a yummy French breakfast to start your day in a good mood. Once you are done with the sightseeing, don’t miss their bar & restaurant proposing local food and drinks. Their plus? The sun terrace & view, perfect to socialize.
What guests loved: cleanliness, good food, amazing views from the rooftop.
Best Hostels in Paris 13
The 13th Arrondissement of Paris has so many faces that it is difficult to define. There is the heart of the Chinese community but also the arty and festive area of Butte-aux-Cailles.
Also, the Seine’s banks in Paris 13, less touristy than in central Paris, are the perfect place to relax with family or friends without being too far from the top sights.
50 Avenue des Gobelins, 75013 Paris; M. Les Gobelins, Line 7 or M. Place d’Italie, Lines 5, 6, 7; Vélib post #13.007 or #13.008
The hostel Oops! Latin Quarter was considered by the Guardian “one of the best hostels around the world”, and it is also one of the favorite Paris hostels for travelers visiting the French capital. Here, the winning combination is a fancy contemporary design, stylish atmosphere, beautiful rooms, and all the necessary facilities for a great stay.
In Oops! Latin Quarter, both dormitories (2 -4 -6 people) and double rooms are modern, well designed with bright colors, and very comfortable. Each floor has a different theme so there are rooms for every taste.
Hostel Oops! Latin Quarter also has beautiful common spaces, including a shared kitchen, shared lounge /TV area, and bar. There is even a small patio furnished with a table and chairs to relax in. The hostel proposes a delicious continental breakfast as an option.
What guests loved: cleanliness, good location, nice staff.
Best Hostels in Paris 15
Despite being the biggest district in Paris, the 15th Arrondissement of Paris is a calm and residential area. There are no tourist attractions but a couple of nice parks (George Brassens and André Citroen), plenty of shops and a relaxing atmosphere.
62 rue des Morillons, 75015 Paris; M. Plaisance, Line 13; Vélib post #15.046
Arty Paris is one of the best Paris hotels with private rooms. The hostel welcomes travelers with a fun, warm, and trendy atmosphere.
We like its ultra-modern but elegant design in common areas and rooms and its inspiring quotes spread everywhere. The leather sofa, the club chairs, and the red movie-theater seats, all found on local flea markets, give this comfortable hostel an intimate vintage feeling.
The hostel has fashionable dorms and private rooms with or without private bathroom. The list of common spaces includes a shared kitchen, laundry space with washing machines, shared lounge /TV area, and bar. The hostel proposes a delicious French breakfast with fresh croissants as an option.
Don’t miss park Georges-Brassens, at only a few steps from the hostel.
What guests loved: great staff, nice decoration, cozy lounge area, and good facilities.
Best Hostels in Paris 18
The 18th Arrondissement of Paris is the district of all the paradoxes: home of Montmartre, the most iconic (and touristy) neighborhood in Paris, but also the home of some popular areas like “Africa in Paris” or “Little India”, neglected by the City Council for years.
If you decide to sleep in Paris 18, do previous research about your hostel location to be sure that it corresponds to what you are looking for.
20 Rue d’Orsel, 75018 Paris; M. Anvers, Line 2; Vélib post #18.006
If you dream of Montmartre, Le Village Montmartre is the hostel for you. Right in the heart of the city’s most quintessentially Parisian neighborhood and just a 10-minute walk from Sacré Coeur, this charming hostel welcomes visitors with a free shot, the perfect kick-off to start exploring the city.
In Le Village Montmartre dorms for 3 -4 -6 people are spacious and painted with bright colors. They all have lockers, a desktop, and their own bathroom. Some of the rooms have amazing views over Sacré Coeur, which is a plus! The hostel has also one private room with a private bathroom, ideal for couples, friends, or family with a child.
The list of common spaces includes a shared kitchen, shared lounge /TV area, bar, and sunny terrace with spectacular views. The hostel proposes a delicious French breakfast as an option.
What guests loved: great location, comfortable beds, friendly staff.
Best Hostels in Paris 19
The 19th Arrondissement of Paris is a former industrial area developed around the Canal de l’Ourcq.
After major transformations during the last years symbolized by the Parc de la Villette and its museums, Paris 19 has become the new major cultural center of Paris. However, this is still a popular district with a deeply Parisian soul, which also reserves nice secret walks around Parc des Buttes Chaumont or along the Canal de l’Ourcq /Canal the la Villette. This is a (very) Parisian district to be discovered.
159 Rue de Crimée, 75019 Paris; M. Crimée, Line7; Vélib post #19.125
With a beautiful location in Paris 19 and overlooking Canal de la Villette, St Christopher’s Inn Paris – Canal has a variety of accommodations, including female-only dorms. It is also one of the fewer hostels in Paris with private rooms, perfect for those looking for a bit of extra comfort. Rooms and dorms can be with or without a private bathroom.
Huge common spaces, lots of light, and lots to do are the main features of this Paris hostel. In addition, its huge international bar-restaurant is perfect for meeting other travelers and locals. We love its waterfront terrace overlooking Canal de la Villette, its beautiful architecture, and interior design.
Don’t miss the beautiful bike trip along Canal de l’Ourcq, starting from this hostel!
What guests loved: Great atmosphere, good view of the canal, comfortable bed, good bar, and restaurant.
Best Hostels in Paris 20
The 20th Arrondissement of Paris is the district of Père-Lachaise Cemetery, but of course, there is much more! Paris 20 is above all the district of Belleville and Ménilmontant, two old suburbs located on the heights of Paris which have kept their popular and old festive Parisian spirit.
Its affordable prices make the 20th district the favorite place to live for young couples. Probably the next trendy area in Paris?
70 rue Julien Lacroix, 75020 Paris; M. Pyrénées, Line 11; Vélib post #20.40
The Loft Boutique Hostel has the best design and service for an amazing stay in Pairs. Located in Belleville, one of the most trendy & hip neighborhoods of Paris, the hotel proposes all kinds of dorms (3 -4 -6 -8 people) and comfortable rooms beautifully decorated with fun themes like pop, cozy or baroque. Some of the rooms have their private balcony!
The list of common spaces includes a shared kitchen, shared lounge /TV area, designated smoking area, and a bar. There is also an outdoor patio to relax and enjoy the last hours of the day with your hostel mates. The hostel proposes a delicious continental breakfast as an option.
What guests loved: cozy and clean small hostel, nice terrace, friendly staff.
So there you have it, our selection of the best hostels in Paris with private rooms. Which Paris hostel would you like to book right now?
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