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Ideas for family outings in Paris

Visiting monuments or emblematic places can sometimes be boring for children. But that doesn’t mean that the family has to miss out on some great discoveries. The B55 hotel offers you several ideas for family outings in Paris, to make the most of one of the most beautiful cities in the world.Family outings in Paris by nightWhen night falls, the city of Paris takes on a whole new look. The capital lights up and fascinates young and old alike. To enjoy this unique atmosphere, the panoramic night bus is an experience that will put stars in your eyes.You will discover the most beautiful monuments, during an exceptional Parisian evening, surrounded by your family. All these places, dressed in their light clothes, will offer you a breathtaking show. You will discover the Louvre pyramid, the Eiffel Tower, or the Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral, as you have never seen them before.Sailing on the Seine in a bateau-moucheIf a cruise on a bateau-mouche is the very symbol of a romantic stroll, it is also a great idea for a family outing. You can visit the most beautiful places in Paris without having to walk for hours. It is the ideal solution to discover Paris with children who tire quickly, and to avoid crowded public transport.You’ll have a breathtaking view of the Eiffel Tower, the Jardin des Plantes, the Pont Alexandre III and the Place de la Concorde, all in the peaceful and comfortable setting of a bateau-mouche sailing along the Seine.Discover Paris from aboveDo you want to put stars in the eyes of your whole family ? Surprise them by offering them to discover the City of Light from the air. Take your loved ones on a flight over Paris, thanks to virtual reality.You’ll have a unique view of the capital’s greatest monuments, and can get as close as possible to the tip of the Eiffel Tower or the Obelisk. This is an opportunity to walk quickly along the Champs-Élysées to the Arc de Triomphe, all with a 360° view. Children and adults alike are sure to be seduced by this innovative fun experience. So put on your virtual reality helmets and discover the splendours of Paris, filmed by drones.Which museums to visit in Paris with your family?Family outings in Paris can be opportunities to introduce children to culture. The city is full of museums that are more or less adapted to young people. Here are those that are sure to appeal to your children.The Grévin Museum: this is a museum that the whole family will enjoy. The many wax statues present in the museum, and staged, will be an opportunity to take original selfies. Sportsmen and women, singers, comedians, actors and historical figures are all represented with stunning realism.La cité des Sciences: enjoy a fun interlude in the world of science, thanks to the experiments and workshops offered by the cité des Sciences. The activities, accessible from the age of 2, will be an opportunity for the youngest to learn while having fun. As for the older ones, fun is guaranteed too!The National Museum of Natural History: what child is not fascinated by animals or the evolution of human beings? Take a trip to the Grande Galerie de l’Évolution, the menagerie and the large greenhouses, for hours of fascinating and amusing discoveries. Also take advantage of your visit to the 5th arrondissement of Paris to stroll through the Jardin des Plantes.The museum of magic: your children are amazed by a magic trick? The museum of magic, with its 7 rooms, houses everything related to prestidigitation, illusion and magic, to the delight of young and old.Who said that visiting Paris was boring for children ? With our ideas for family outings in Paris, we’ll prove you otherwise !

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Finding a hotel with pool in Paris ?

Long considered a luxury when looking for holiday accommodation in Paris, the swimming pool has become so popular that it is now a feature in the ‘criteria of choice’ column for an increasing number of guests. Let’s take a look at what such a facility can offer and what it can bring to your stay in terms of experience and quality.A hotel with a swimming pool in Paris, an increasingly frequent requestWhen guests are looking for a place to stay in Paris, more and more of them are imposing a new requirement: a swimming pool.At first glance, this may seem surprising. And yet, the swimming pool is the equipment that you must have in your hotel in 2020. Romanticism, comfort and relaxation are all qualities provided by the presence of a pool in a hotel.Whether it is a large outdoor pool nestled in a green setting, an elegant indoor swimming corridor or a pleasant pool under a bright glass roof, you will certainly be delighted to take a dip during the day.After a long walk through the streets to discover the capital’s greatest sites or a long day of seminars for your work, you will savour the pleasure of slipping into the water before considering the rest of your evening.Whether you’re doing laps or just relaxing and floating along, you’ll be invigorated as you emerge from your swim.Which hotel with a swimming pool in Paris is the right one for you?The reason why many households want a hotel with a swimming pool in Paris is because they feel it is a must for a romantic stay. If the French capital is known as the city of lovers, you might as well play the game to the hilt by booking a hotel with a pool. A swim for two is bound to be very pleasant in such a context.If you want to book an accommodation with a swimming pool in Paris, you will be delighted with the hotel B55, in the 13th arrondissement.It offers a very pleasant wellness area. You will have unlimited access to the heated swimming pool between 11am and midnight. The long pool is located in a charming room with an exposed stone wall and a large bay window giving access to a terrace where you can enjoy the sun.As a guest of the hotel, you can also visit the sauna for a pleasant moment of relaxation, which is a perfect complement to your bathing time, whether you are alone or with a partner.The hotel B55 will also delight you with its modern and elegant decoration. Our team will be at your disposal at all times to meet your needs.In addition to the swimming pool and the entire wellness area, you will also have access to our bar which has a self-service wine dispenser. Another way to enjoy your stay in the French capital.

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When to visit Paris? At what time of the year?

When to visit Paris? All year round, we will answer you. But, depending on what you like to do, see, wear… The B55 gives you the major differences that the seasons play on Paris.Visit Paris in springHow do you notice the arrival of spring in the capital? Here more than anywhere else, lovers frequent the public benches under the tenderness of new foliage gilded with the fine gold of the sun’s rays.Parisians and tourists enjoy the beauty of the City of Lights in the sun, admiring the glowing reflections of the world’s most famous monuments from the banks of the Seine, in the waters of fountains and ornamental lakes in parks that have become meeting places again. All the spaces intended for conviviality, café terraces, squares and markets are occupied from the morning.A unique opportunity for entertainmentHundreds of thousands of people run to the Paris Fair and its Lépine competition. The Fair of the Throne unfolds its splendours on the lawn of Reuilly.Art Paris at the Grand Palais is getting ready, just as the Louvre, D’Orsay, Cité des Sciences and Geode Museums open their doors to reunions with friends.Without forgetting, for accomplished sportsmen and women, sports competitions of all kinds (pétanque, kite flying, cycling…). But the highlight for joggers is the crossing of Paris during the Marathon which brings together runners from all over the world.Visit Paris in summerTwo summers ago in Paris. The one that welcomes tourists and Parisians and the month of August during which Paris, emptied of its inhabitants in summer migration, is left to the sole curiosity of visitors. Virtually empty streets, monuments more accessible, restaurants less crowded, this is the Paris that you should prefer if you can.Warmth and sunshine allow you to stroll without superfluous clothes in the hundreds of parks and gardens, the zoos, on board the bateau-mouches or in a barge on the Saint Martin canal. The luxury boutiques of the Faubourg Saint Honoré and the department stores on Boulevard Haussmann are just waiting for you!Parisian festivals in summerThere’s something for everyone, from the Peacock sociéty festival where electro music is in the spotlight, to the Rock en Scène festival, the Fnac Live festival and the Lollapalooza.However, if you prefer to stay away from major musical gatherings out of obligation or choice, the Champs-Élysées hosts the National Day parade for an air and ground show provided by the French army.Versailles and its great waters, the Tour Montparnasse open on the night of the stars, Paris Plage, the arrival of the Tour de France cycling race are not lacking in attractions for the neophytes.Visit Paris in autumnDead leaves are picked up with a shovel… The theatre season presents its novelties, museums renovate their permanent collections and temporary exhibitions compete with imagination. Choose free visiting days, some Sundays. Finally, enjoy the hectic rhythm of the autumn festival held on all the forecourts of the major museums in Paris, at La Villette or at the Bastille Theatre. In general, there are dozens of places that welcome those who are crazy about harmonies and wind or string instruments.Visit Paris in winterThe frosts announce the snow, but also the coming of the man in red: Santa Claus. Then will come the New Year and its countdown to the seconds on the Field of Mars or on the pediment of the Arc de Triomphe.Paris welcomes you to the sound of Christmas carols, in the light of hundreds of garlands. Paris decorates the windows of department stores, Lafayette or Printemps Haussmann. Young and old alike will be amazed.And why fear the cold? Museums, restaurants, concert halls and concert halls will warm your heart and soul. It may be cold, but it is always sunny in Paris in winter.So when to visit Paris?All year round, of course!

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Find a 4-star hotel in Paris

A hotel’s star rating is a guarantee of quality and will determine the level of service offered. Would you like to find a 4-star hotel in Paris, to make sure you have a comfortable stay? The B55 welcomes you in the heart of the 13th arrondissement.The advantages of a 4-star hotel in FranceThe more stars a hotel has, the higher its standard. Although everyone knows this, do you really know the meaning of the stars (from 1 to 5), and what they imply? A 4-star hotel has all the necessary criteria to ensure a minimum of comfort for its guests.The staff must be very available, but at the same time discreet. They must be able to respond to all requirements in a personal manner and speak several foreign languages.The service must be impeccable, and every request must be satisfied as quickly as possible. Whether in the room or in the hotel in general.Comfort is an essential criterion, and is based on the space of the rooms and common areas, the quality of the bedding and linen, air conditioning and soundproofing.Safety must be carefully considered and standards must be met. Travellers’ belongings must also be secured and protected. Including the provision of safes, and security access to rooms and the hotel.The facilities of a 4-star hotel should at least include television and internet access. To this you can add many other facilities, such as a gym, a swimming pool, a bar…The hotel’s “extras” are additional criteria that guarantee the quality of a 4-star hotel: geographical location, view from the rooms, history of the hotel, etc.If you book a room in a 4-star hotel, you can be sure to benefit from these minimum services and facilities, which are the guarantee of a quality establishment.Our 4 star hotel Paris 13The B55, our 4-star hotel in Paris, meets all the requirements of a luxury hotel and offers you quality services. You will stay in one of our 48 comfortable, chic and spacious rooms. Enjoy all our facilities throughout your stay ! Flat screen television, unlimited Wifi Internet, a private bathroom…You will also have access to all our services, included or à la carte, to perfect your stay: 24-hour reception, breakfast, bar…The little “plus” of the hotel B55? Its SPA area with indoor pool and sauna, in the heart of Paris. Come and relax in our spa, after a day full of visits and discoveries in Paris. We also propose you to complete this unforgettable moment by meeting the best wines of France, thanks to our bar, and our self-service wine distributor.Located in the 13th arrondissement of Paris, just a stone’s throw from the Montsouris park, the hotel B55 is also an opportunity to visit Paris easily, thanks to the nearby public transport system, especially the RER.Are you looking for a 4-star hotel in Paris? The hotel B55 opens its doors for a relaxing stay in the heart of the capital.

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Finding a hotel Porte de Versailles

On the left bank of the 15th arrondissement, the Porte de Versailles district is mainly known for its exhibition centre. Moreover, it is a dynamic and urban area of Paris. Whether you are visiting Porte de Versailles for work or leisure, our hotel B55 welcomes you just a few kilometres from the exhibition centre.The Porte de Versailles exhibition centreThe Paris Expo Porte de Versailles exhibition centre was created in 1923, with the aim of hosting the Paris Fair. Previously held on the Champ de Mars, it will now be organised in this exhibition centre. With a surface area of 35 hectares, it straddles the 15th arrondissement of Paris, Vanves and Issy-les-Moulineaux.With 8 exhibition halls ranging from 5,000 to 72,000 m², the oldest exhibition park in Paris is constantly changing. Since 2013, it has been the subject of a huge renovation project. While between 1996 and 2006, half of the site was modernised and 3 amphitheatres and meeting rooms were built, the ambitions are much broader today.The restructuring plans to reduce pavilion 1 to build the triangle tower. But also to modernise the whole, aiming to improve the environmental impact and energy balance of the park. In addition, We expect 2 new hotels, as well as the extension of the congress centre.Today, many events take place every year at the Porte de Versailles exhibition centre:Foire de Paris ;SIA: the international agricultural show;The car show;Nautic: the boat show;Livre ParisLe salon du chocolat ;The photo fair;Paris Manga ;Paris Games Week;Etc.Our hotel near Porte de VersaillesEntirely designed around the theme of wine, our 4-star hotel B55 is an invitation to relax. In its chic and comfortable atmosphere, the hotel offers design and spacious rooms, for the well-being of the traveller. We will pamper you with access to the spa and swimming pool, or with a tasting of fine wines.You will stay in one of our rooms for 2 to 4 people, and will enjoy all the necessary facilities. Flat screen television, private bathroom, quality bedding, wireless internet access, coffee machine, mini bar… You will also have access to various hotel services, included in your reservation, or à la carte:Reception 24 hours a day, 7 days a week;Buffet breakfast;Lounge area and wine machine;Concierge service;Self-service wine by the glass dispenser;Swimming pool and sauna access;Air conditioning…Ideally located, our hotel B55 stands in a friendly area of Paris, with a charming and picturesque village atmosphere. You can reach the exhibition centre by taking the T3A directly. You can also get to all the most beautiful sites in the capital.For a business trip, to attend an event, or for leisure, our hotel is perfectly located close to the Porte de Versailles. Come and enjoy a comfortable and peaceful stay.

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Hotel with indoor pool in Paris

Does winter seem like a long time and is it taking its toll on your morale? Take advantage of a stay in Paris to relax and enjoy the moment. The B55 hotel with indoor swimming pool welcomes you and offers you a SPA and swimming pool area for intense relaxation.Overcome winter and its little moments of depressionWhen winter arrives, we are seduced by the idea of celebrating the end of the year with our loved ones. But the cold, the short days and the gloomy weather soon dampen our spirits. To avoid this, the hotel B55 invites you to relax, in an intimate space in the heart of Paris.Come and enjoy the beauty of the capital’s illuminations, its monuments and emblematic sites for a total change of scenery. Then, after a day of sightseeing, come to our hotel to find peace and quiet.Here is a little Zen bubble that will gently recharge your batteries. Live in slow motion, to the rhythm of your moods, in your comfortable room, and recharge your batteries during this gentle interlude.A hotel with a heated indoor pool in the heart of ParisDo you dream of basking in warm water, or doing lengths in the calm and tranquillity? The hotel B55, in the 13th arrondissement of Paris, invites you to spend a relaxing stay thanks to its relaxation area.You will have plenty of time to visit the SPA area, where you will find an indoor swimming pool heated to 28-30°C. Illuminated by natural light from the large windows, the pool welcomes you in an intimate space, far from the hustle and bustle of the capital. Relax after a day of sightseeing in Paris in this uncluttered, natural setting.Extend your moment of relaxation by going to the sauna, right next to the 7 by 3.5 metre pool, and evacuate all the stress and toxins accumulated during the year.A 4-star hotel that invites you to relaxAfter a SPA and pool session, you will return to the comfort of your hotel room. You will find all the equipment necessary for your well-being (flat screen television, unlimited Wifi internet, private bathroom, comfortable bedding…).Extend your moment of softness comfortably installed in your room, and take advantage of the services to perfect your happiness. Breakfast, concierge service, bar, parking… Everything is designed to make your stay an unforgettable moment, where you will have nothing to think about.You want to take advantage of your stay to discover Paris? Our hotel is ideally located near the Montsouris park, and very well served by all public transport in the capital.Free your mind, and relax in our hotel with heated indoor swimming pool, in the heart of Paris. Our team will do its utmost to ensure you have a soothing and rejuvenating stay.