The building that houses the national assembly and that symbolises the French republic has an aristocratic heritage. The Palais Bourbon was built in the 18th century on land bought by the Duchess of Bourbon,
The whole National Assembly complex covers 124,000 m² with almost 9,500 rooms. In addition to the Palais Bourbon, it comprises three other buildings reserved for deputies and their staff's offices. You can take advantage of the hotel's location near the national assembly to admire its statues and carving that date from the First Empire.
Today, 577 deputies who represent the French population work there.
The Rodin Museum, just next to our hotel, is housed inside a beautiful 18th century townhouse, surrounded by 3 hectares of gardens. Here you can admire the works of Auguste Rodin and Camille Claudel.
Rue de Bourgogne starts at Place du Palais Bourbon, home of the National Assembly, and ends at Rue de Varenne, where several ministries can be found, including Hôtel Matignon, the Prime Minister's home.
Les Invalides is one of Paris' most beautiful monumental sites. Millions of visitors gather below the Dôme des Invalides in front of Napoleon's tomb and discover the wealth of objects in the Musée de l'Armée.
Explore Saint-Germain-des-Pres, just a fifteen minute walk from the hotel! Its boulevard will lead you to one of the most famous squares in Paris, where its literary cafés wrote history.
There, sat on a terrace in front of the church, you can savour the hustle and bustle of Paris.
This stone giant on the Champs-Elysées was built for the Universal Exhibition in 1900. Today, it houses major exhibitions and more unusual events like its show jumping competition.