The hotel is situated in front of the historical and newly renovated TGV East station, and 5 minutes walk from the Gare du Nord. This very lively district offers a large choice of restaurants, cafes and shops. From the nearest metro station (Gare de l'Est), 3 metro lines lead directly to Montmartre, to Place de la Republique and to the Opera.The newly renovated rooms are mainly medium in size, some of them are small. In all cases rooms and bathrooms are in very good condition and are well equipped. The decor is very modern in style, made with mixtures of neutral/pastel and dark trendy colours. Many pictures on the walls and soft lights give a warm atmosphere.The breakfast room is on the ground floor of the hotel, it is spacious and modern. For lunch and dinner, guests can find a large choice of picturesque restaurants and cafes very close to the hotel. There is a trendy lounge bar as well next to the reception.The lobby is large in size with one reception desk suitable for group check-in/out. The decor is very bright and modern in style, with modern wooden furniture of a good standard.The hotel is housed in a large and traditional Parisian building, built in the pleasant Haussmann style. Each window is decorated with small iron balconies and fine mouldings embellishing the whole facade.This 3 star hotel is considered as a first class property. It is conveniently situated and fast public transport leads anywhere in Paris.