La Défense is the largest business district in Europe. Located to the west of Paris, it welcomes hundreds of thousands of people every day. Accessible by road, train, RER or tram, it is only a few kilometres from the Arena, 10 minutes from the capital, the Arc de Triomphe, the Eiffel Tower, the Musée d'Orsay or from Courbevoie, Nanterre and Puteaux. A choice destination, an ideal starting point to visit Paris and its monuments, to go to a business meeting, to go shopping or to enjoy a romantic weekend.
Most of the hotels in the La Défense district belong to top-of-the-range hotel chains, such as "Hilton", "Arena", "Aparthotel Adagio", "CitizenM", a guarantee of quality, even if it is possible to find budget hotels with cosy rooms, somewhat off the beaten track. Nevertheless, from the forecourt to the esplanade, Paris La Défense has several hundred hotel rooms and flats (from 3 to 5 stars) with bars, restaurants, wellness services, sports and fitness rooms.
Special occasion or business trip?
Are you visiting Paris on business or for a special event?
The La Défense district is the ideal place to stay. A real HUB just a few minutes from Paris, you can stop here for a business trip or a group seminar, with friends to visit the capital, attend a concert or a sporting event at the AccorHotel Arena, or as a couple for a weekend getaway.
There is always a good opportunity to pass through Paris La Défense, from the highlights planned in the cultural calendar to the organisation of a particular event, everything is planned to ensure that your stay is well filled. All good reasons to plan your trip, find accommodation adapted to your needs, eat and relax...
If you are travelling on business, alone or in a group, for a meeting, an incentive, a company convention or team building, at La Défense, you will find a wide range of accommodation options adapted to your trip. There are so many different types of accommodation that you can book a furnished studio or flat, a classic hotel room or a luxury suite with all the services that will make your stay in the business district pleasant and unforgettable.
Depending on the hotel, you will be picked up from the airport, the hotel will take care of your restaurant reservations, offer a laundry service and to unwind after a busy day, you can enjoy a relaxation area with a gym and fitness or wellness area with massage and spa.
One of the great assets of the La Défense district is the AccorHotel Arena!
The Palais Omnisport Paris-Bercy, currently called the AccorHotels Arena, is a mythical temple of Parisian entertainment. It is a multi-purpose hall that can be modulated into a theatre with more than 20,000 seats, hosting not only shows and concerts but also, thanks to its multiple possible configurations, major sporting events.
Having a drink or a meal after a concert or a sports event at the AccorHotels Arena, which for many years was known as the POPB, could not be easier with the many restaurants, bars, cafés and pubs available just a few minutes away, whether you opt for a street food break, a chic, gastronomic or atypical bistro. A chic or cosy setting, original and friendly, a view of the capital: you've come to the right place, you can do it all at once... And if you're short of accommodation for the night or the weekend, you'll quickly and easily find a hotel room to suit all budgets in the business district.
For a business trip to the headquarters of your company or to your clients, the La Défense district is the strategic place to stay for a night, a week or even a long stay. Close to the whole of Paris, served by the metro, RER, tram, bus or taxi, the hotels in the La Défense business district offer different hotel formulas according to your needs and your budget. Better still, you can choose the atmosphere that suits you, serene or luxurious, with coworking space, meeting room or seminar: everything is possible!
Paris is the romantic destination par excellence! It is THE city of lights, of chic elegance and the French art of living, where everything is glamorous and beautiful. Hand in hand, we stroll along its cobbled streets, around the bend of a picturesque garden or a typical monument, we sit on the terrace of a café to enjoy a glass of wine and marvel at the beauty of the city together... so many reasons that make Paris the city of love.
In La Défense, you can put your bags down for a romantic weekend in one of the hotels in the area, which offer romantic suites with a breathtaking view of the capital, and you will certainly find a little restaurant that suits your other half's desires.
From the cheapest to the most expensive
The advantage of staying in the La Défense business district is not only its proximity to all the places to visit but also the ease of getting around thanks to the public transport network serving the capital. It is therefore practical to stay there for a night or more and above all the hotel offer is adapted to all budgets.
You will find a cheap hotel in Paris La Défense or a luxury 5-star hotel depending on the occasion and your desires, alone, as a couple, in a group or with friends. From business rooms and suites for business stays, to leisure rooms with families or furnished rooms in a hotel residence, look no further, everything you are looking for is in the area!
What about relaxing at the Spa?
Do you need to relax, recharge your batteries, detoxify and stay in shape in the Paris La Défense business district? The hotels offer various wellness areas where you can relax and totally disconnect. A few swims, a tailor-made coaching session, a visit to the sauna or hammam, a relaxing massage, you settle in and enjoy the moment to decompress after a long day at work, hours of shopping or visiting the capital. If taking care of yourself on a daily basis is a sine qua non when looking for accommodation, you should know that several hotels offer extra services such as a SPA, Jacuzzi, swimming pool or wellness and fitness area, which will help you make your choice when booking a hotel in Paris la Défense.
What mode of transport to use?
Having the opportunity to stay close to the Parisian capital and at the same time within your place of work, business trip or leisure, makes Paris La Défense the ideal place for your accommodation.
Everything has been designed so that you can move around easily, whether you arrive by plane from one of the airports, Roissy Charles de Gaulle or Orly South, by train or TGV, from the Gare du Nord, Gare de l'Est, Gare de Lyon or Gare Montparnasse, from the greater or lesser suburbs by RER, metro, tram or bus, or from the provinces by car. All roads lead to La Défense!
The strength of the business district is also the possibility of parking adapted to all types of transport. By car, bicycle, scooter, on foot and even if you are a person with reduced mobility, there are a multitude of ways to park there.
There are many car parks available for you to reserve on site or online, where you can recharge your electric car or adopt active mobility if you are cycling or scooting, using the cycle paths located under the slab or outside.
Things to do around the Paris La Défense hotels
Even if the cozy atmosphere of your hotel may encourage you to become a bit of a homebody, you would be wrong not to leave your room to enjoy the exceptional view from the esplanade, to exercise your taste buds by setting off to discover the world cuisine in one of the many restaurants in the area, sip a drink while enjoying a well-deserved break. A good way to change your mind, without wasting time. And for those whose going out rhymes with work, this could also be an opportunity to go scouting for the organization of your next shoot, seminar or conference, the next place to organize your professional meeting.
Discover the bars and restaurants
Want to eat or go out for a drink after a day of work? Discover the restaurants and bars of the La Défense district near the Grande Arche and its esplanade. On the go or in a cozy atmosphere, find our selection of restaurants and bars in the Paris La Défense district for all occasions: French restaurants, foreign specialties, food and coffee trucks...
Our Food Trucks
Need to eat on the go, between two appointments while enjoying a break in the open air? Opt for one of the six Food Trucks to be found every day from Monday to Friday for lunch at 3 locations in the large business district: Grande Arche, Bassin Takis and Cours Valmy. On the menu, cuisine from all over the world and from our regions: Thai, Spanish, Italian, Korean, pancakes, burgers....
Setting up an event
Need to organize an event in the public space or indoors, shoot a film, a video clip, carry out a photo shoot, an advertisement or a product launch? You will surely find the place that will meet your expectations, the Paris La Défense district offers a unique setting to dress up your events and shootings!
Places for professional meetings
Looking for the most suitable solution for organizing a seminar with your employees? Everything is gathered in the district of Paris La Défense to allow you to carry out your event project, your incentive, a conference, organize a team building. Paris La Défense hosts hundreds of events throughout the year, so why not yours?
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