Affordable luxury hotels in Paris your purse will fall in love with

Splashing out on a trip to Paris doesn’t need to break the bank. It isn't hard to find affordable luxury hotels in Paris – if you know where to look!

Clichés aside, we know why Paris is on our travel wishlist: it’s a city with a burgeoning art scene to fuel creativity, luxury shopping streets to work out your credit card and even a growing café scene. It’s also considered the capital of romance, and the perfect opportunity for a budget-friendly romantic getaway.

Imagine heading out to your outdoor terrace and soaking in a warm and relaxing hot tub, admiring the baroque wall-art in your hotel foyer as you return from a night of dancing in Montmartre, or gaze out from your hotel room window and admire the stunning sight of the Sacré Coeur in the distance.

You’d be mistaken to think these hotel experiences are out of your price range, but these luxury hotels in Paris manage to ooze sophistication and romance, keep you close to all the main sights and sounds of France’s capital, yet won’t break the bank.

Affordable luxury hotel in Paris with a chic spa


Cool, calm and collected: Mademoiselle is the perfect hotel for winding down after a busy day out in the Parisian streets. With rooms decked in sterling silver and monochrome accents, the décor is minimalistic but effortlessly sophisticated.

The facilities are fashioned with guests’ comfort in mind: each room is fitted with a luxurious micro-down mattress topper, whilst the hotel’s spa is complete with a sauna, steam room and massage room, as well as a range of Eastern beauty treatments. Afterwards, guests can slip into a comfortable bathrobe and rehydrate with a selection of herbal and detox teas.


Top rated
8.8 Excellent (2297 reviews)

Affordable luxury hotel in Paris with private balconies


Classically beautiful, Monceau Wagram is the prime choice for anyone looking for an authentic Parisian experience. Soft colours, soothing drapes and ornate wallpaper create a romantic atmosphere, whilst the balconies in every room provide a spot of calm overlooking the bustling city, the hotel garden or patio.

Monceau Wagram is only a stone’s throw away from the famous Arc de Triomphe as well as the luxury shopping street, rue du Faubourg St Honoré – so there is plenty to see and do right on your doorstep. Be sure to treat yourself to the hotel’s organic buffet breakfast, complete with fresh pastries, jams and cheeses to start your day.

Hotel Monceau Wagram

7.8 Good (1933 reviews)

Affordable luxury hotel in Paris with a baroque vibe


Ideal for leisure, the Mercure Paris Montmartre Sacre Couer offers luxury in the heart of the city of love, with views towards the Sacré Coeur. Here, guests will feel immediately at home in the hotel’s baroque-inspired design – the room décor is complete with crisp white linen, while mauve accents and matching wall-art liven up the space.

Each suite is equipped with Wi-Fi, a satellite flat-screen TV and a minibar, ensuring maximum comfort. And for those wanting a truly continental experience, the hotel even provides a bike hire service – so you can maneuver your favourite boutique shops like a local.

Mercure Paris Montmartre Sacré-Coeur Hotel 4 stars

8.4 Very good (2817 reviews)

Affordable luxury hotel in Paris close to the sights


The traditional decor of Hotel Etoile Saint Ferdinand is for the Parisian at heart, with its baby blue drapes, floral motifs and creamy striped wallpaper. Elegant yet homely, the hotel also offers a range of services to keep guests at ease, with free and unlimited Wi-Fi,24-hour reception and complimentary late checkout at midday.

Hotel Etoile Saint Ferdinand is within short distance of the Arc de Triomph, the Eiffel Tower and the Champs-Élysées, perfect for those wanting to combine sightseeing with shopping, cafe-hopping or visiting the theatre.

Etoile Saint-Ferdinand by HappyCulture

8.4 Very good (1647 reviews)

An affordable luxury hotel in Paris’ historical district


The Romantic Suite with Private Jacuzzi at this affordable luxury hotel in Paris is nestled above the famous Luxembourg Gardens, with a spacious room and lounge, plus an outdoor terrace with its own hot tub.

Downstairs at The Five Hotel, you’ll find the Love Capsule: the lounge bar where couples can meet for a drink and unwind. Coated in crimson and featuring curved furniture and soft lighting, the welcoming Honesty Bar is the best spot for relaxing in the evenings after a long day of taking in the sights.

Five Boutique Hotel Paris Quartier Latin

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8.5 Excellent (1771 reviews)

Affordable luxury hotel in Paris near the Luxembourg Gardens


The Apostrophe hotel is set in Montparnasse, an area known for its artists, poets and writers. Over the years Hemingway, Henry Miller, Picasso, Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir and many more, have all graced its pavements and enjoyed its array of typical cafes and grand brasseries.

Stroll hand-in-hand through the beautiful Luxembourg Gardens and order a hot choc in one of the two outdoor cafes. Then, return to a Balneo room at your luxury hotel which features its own whirlpool spa bath which is equipped with powerful jets and chromotherapy (colour change settings).

Hotel Apostrophe

9.0 Excellent (989 reviews)

Affordable luxury hotel in Paris with a Jacuzzi


This Rococo style four-star hotel in Montmartre is the perfect place for a romantic holiday in the beating heart of Paris. Located in the entertainment district, you can dance ‘til dawn before returning home to your Hotel Villa Royale suite fit for royalty.

Check into a Junior suite and admire your cosy fireplace, Jacuzzi and incredible views over the Montmartre district or the Sacre Coeur cathedral.
This affordable luxury hotel in Paris is just around the corner from the famous Moulin Rouge dance hall and has played host to celebrity guests, such as Picasso and Toulouse Lautrec.

Hotel Villa Royale

8.4 Very good (283 reviews)

This story first appeared in trivago Magazine UK.