By Darwin Porter, Danforth Prince
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17 units. 250 –350 ($363–$508) double. AE, MC, V. Métro: Bastille or Filles du Calvaire. Amenities: Bar; room service; laundry service. In room: TV, Wi-Fi, minibar, safe. qxp 10/13/08 10:49 PM Page 35 ON THE RIGHT BANK 35 INEXPENSIVE Hôtel Bellevue & du Chariot d’Or Originally built in 1860 as part of the majestic redevelopment of central Paris by Baron Haussmann, this hotel has a grand facade and inexpensive, relatively comfortable and cozy, simple bedrooms. The hotel has become more desirable because of its location in the once-neglected Arts et Métiers district north of the Pompidou Center.
Bedrooms are genuinely tiny, but rich with neo-romantic, neo-Gothic, and in some cases neo-Venetian swirls and curlicues. Each is quirky, idiosyncratic, richly upholstered, and supercharged with tassels, faux leopard skin, contrasting stripes, fringes, and lavish window treatments. Rooms facing the front get more sunlight; rooms facing the courtyard tend to be quieter. 19 rue du Bourg-Tibourg, 75004 Paris. & 01-42-78-47-39. Fax 01-40-29-07-00. com. 30 units. 220 –250 ($319–$363) double; 350 ($508) suite.
ARRIVING BY PLANE Paris has two international airports: Aéroport d’Orly, 14km (82⁄3 miles) south of the city, and Aéroport Roissy–Charles de Gaulle, 23km (14 miles) northeast. A shuttle (16 /$23) makes the 50- to 75-minute journey between the two airports about every 30 minutes. Charles de Gaulle Airport (Roissy) At Charles de Gaulle (& 0148-62-12-12 or 39-50 from France only), foreign carriers use Aérogare 1, while Air France uses Aérogare 2. From Aérogare 1, you take a moving walkway to the passport checkpoint and the Customs area.
Frommer's Portable Paris 2009 by Darwin Porter, Danforth Prince