Skip to content
Hotel Montalembert, Paris

Hotel Montalembert

A boutique design hotel in the heart of fashionable Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Hotel Montalembert exudes style and warmth. Opened in 1926, it was the first five star boutique hotel on the left bank of Paris and is just a short walk away from countless restaurants, cafes and independent design shops as well as in close proximity to the Louvre and the Musée d’Orsay. As you enter you immediately feel welcome, a sensation mirrored by the intimate library and fireplace which are ideal spots for an aperitif in the evening, so too, are the first rate bar and restaurant.

Rooms and suites are all exceedingly chic in the contemporary Parisian style with sleek ebony furniture, minimalist designer lamps, parquet or carpeted flooring, fine fabrics and a soft palette with splashes of yellows, blues and oranges. Many of the rooms and suites boast balconies with views of Parisian rooftops or the Eiffel Tower in the distance.

Our rating: First Class

Speak to someone
who's been there

Start planning your tailor-made trip by contacting one of our France specialists

Rooms

The hotel's sleek, minimalist but warmly welcoming rooms and suites feature dark woods, designer furniture and lighting, parquet floors or subtly patterned carpets, and a muted palette of grays accented by dusky blues or earthy ochres and reds. Many have balconies and impressive views of Paris. Bathrooms are lavish with a Carrara marble finish, stand-alone bath or shower. All rooms come with complimentary Wi-Fi, flat screen TVs and air conditioning, while the Deluxe rooms and above are fitted with an espresso machine.

Location

Hotel Montalembert is ideally located close to the many fine restaurants, bustling bars and cafes, and stylish independent boutiques in the heart of the fashionable Saint-Germain-des-Prés district of Paris. Conveniently there is a metro stop just next door called Bac Montalembert, or you can easily walk over to the right bank and The Louvre or Musée d’Orsay.

Food and drink

The restaurant at Hotel Montalembert offers a wide range of seasonal fine-dining dishes in an elegant Parisian setting, including tasting or gourmet menus as well as healthy calorie-control options. The bar with its roaring log fire in the winter months or effortlessly vibrant and lively atmosphere in summer, is a perfect spot for an aperitif before dinner in the hotel restaurant or in one of the many bistros or gourmet options in Saint-Germain-des-Prés.

Facilities and activities

Hotel Montalembert is a family friendly place that offers VIK (very important kids) welcome packages and VID (very important dogs) packages.

Our opinion

We love this hotel for its excellent balance of chic Parisian style with welcoming friendly service. Hotel Montalembert also boasts an enviable location in the very heart of Saint-Germain-des-Prés, and all the trimmings of a remarkable five star boutique hotel.

Nearby accommodation

Nearby places

Places & hotels on the map

    Alternative places to stay nearby

    Where possible, we like to offer a range of accommodation for each stop of your trip, chosen by our specialists as some of their favourite places to stay. To help you make the right choice, we give each property a rating based on its facilities and service, but we also look for hotels with distinct character or a location that can’t be bettered.

    • Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris

      Four Seasons Hotel George V

      Deluxe

      With a prime location just steps from the Arc de Triomphe and the Champs-Élysées, the Four Seasons Hotel George V has been a landmark Paris hotel since its opening in 1928. Historic grandeur, decadent design and impeccable service make it one of the city's finest.

    • Hôtel d'Aubusson, Paris

      Hôtel d'Aubusson

      First Class

      Exuding a sense of old-world charm reminiscent of 17th-century Paris, Hôtel d'Aubusson is an elegant boutique hotel ideally located in Saint-Germain-des-Prés, within close walking distance of some of Paris’s most notable sights.

    • La Villa Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Paris

      Hôtel La Villa Saint Germain des Prés

      Medium

      With an ideal location in the lively left bank and close to many of the city's prime attractions, La Villa is a stylish, contemporary hotel with plenty of character. The chic, minimalist rooms are warm and inviting with a distinctive charm.

    • Hôtel Lancaster, Paris

      Hôtel Lancaster

      First Class

      Well-located just off the Champs- Élysées, the Hôtel Lancaster is a great base to explore Paris from an intimate and welcoming setting. Rooms resemble stylish Parisian apartments with chandeliers and parquet floors, and the restaurant and bar are first-rate.

    • Hôtel Lorette, Paris

      Hotel Lorette

      Simple

      Simple yet charming, Hôtel Lorette is conveniently located close to some of Paris’s major sights and boasts bright contemporary rooms with traditional Parisian wrought-iron balconies.

    • Hotel Verneuil, Paris

      Hotel Verneuil

      Medium

      Ideally located in Saint-Germain-des-Prés, within walking distance of the Musée d’Orsay and the Louvre, Hotel Verneuil is a chic yet intimate hotel with great charm and personality as well as excellent service.

    • Le Bristol Paris, Paris

      Le Bristol Paris

      Deluxe

      Le Bristol Paris is a renowned landmark hotel in the heart of the city. Once a private manor house, it has achieved the coveted ‘palace’ distinction, has four Michelin stars between its restaurants, excellent service and a quintessentially Parisian style and sophistication

    • Le Meurice, Paris

      Le Meurice

      Deluxe

      One of the first hotels to receive the coveted ‘palace’ distinction Le Meurice, located in the heart of Paris, offers accessible luxury in an artistic setting. Inspired by previous guests such as Salvador Dalí, the hotel is home to an impressive collection of modern art.

    • Le Pavillon de la Reine, Paris

      Le Pavillon de la Reine

      First Class

      Exuding an intimate yet elegant atmosphere, Le Pavillon de la Reine is set among the old-world grandeur of the Marais, one of Paris's most engaging districts. The property boasts an extremely tranquil setting as well as a chic spa.

    • Le Saint, Paris

      Le Saint

      First Class

      With all the trappings of a luxury hotel yet the warmth of a stately family home, Le Saint offers accessible grandeur in the heart of Paris's most chic and artistic district.

    • Les Jardins du Marais, Paris

      Les Jardins du Marais

      Medium

      Les Jardins du Marais is located within walking distance of the beautiful Places des Vosges and is surrounded by lively restaurants and boutiques, yet is still peaceful and quiet thanks to its long central courtyard and garden semi-enclosed within the walls of the hotel.

    • The Ritz Paris, Paris

      Ritz Paris

      Deluxe

      Welcoming guests since 1898, the Ritz Paris has long been the most prestigious address in the city. Its magnificent interiors, impeccable service standards and central location make it one of the city's very best hotels.

    • Terrass'' Hotel, Paris

      Terrass" Hotel

      Medium

      Terrass” Hotel expertly channels the artistic nature of the Montmartre district into its everyday design, offering contemporary luxury in one of Paris’s most thriving areas. It also boasts a first-rate rooftop restaurant and bar with commanding views over the city.

    • Bar Car 3674, Venice Simplon Orient-Express

      Venice Simplon-Orient-Express

      First Class

      Transport yourself back to the 1920s when rail travel was in its heyday, journeying in Art Deco style on the Venice Simplon Orient-Express.

    Experiences while staying here

    The following activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences of the area where you’re staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident’s eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can also suggest outdoor pursuits and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the traditions of the area’s inhabitants.

    • Market, Paris

      Aligre market tour with wine and cheese tasting

      Paris

      Explore a Paris food market like a local, chatting to the stall holders, learning about Parisian shopping habits and food provenance, and choosing fine cheeses for a paired wine-and-cheese tasting at the end of your tour.

    • Eiffel tower, Paris

      Best of the Right Bank: Arc de Triomphe to the Marais

      Paris

      For an overview of the Paris landscape and its main sights, this fast-paced tour offers an introduction to the city's history and geography taking in the Eiffel Tower and Champs-Élysées as well as Notre-Dame, the Sacré-Coeur and the fashionable Marais.

    • Champagne, France

      Champagne discovery tour: vineyards, cellars & tastings

      Paris

      Learn about the secrets, traditions and strict rules behind the production of Champagne on a guided tour that offers the opportunity to meet local producers, visit vineyards and historic chalk pits, and sample some of these renowned sparkling wines.

    • Interior, Château de Versailles

      Château de Versailles private tour

      Paris

      Explore the vast and extravagant palace of Louis XIV, the ‘Sun King’, on the outskirts of Paris. This lavish chateau is surrounded by seemingly endless formal gardens, while inside, no expense was spared in decorating its opulent rooms.

    • Gardens at Giverny, Normandy

      Claude Monet's house and gardens at Giverny

      Paris

      Monet's house and beloved gardens at Giverny, just north of Paris, offer a delightful insight into the Impressionist painter and his works. See his studio and home and wander through the gardens that so inspired his opus.

    • Macaron making class, Paris

      Macaron making class

      Paris

      Learn to make the classic French delicacy of macarons on a half-day course hosted by a professional chef. In a small group you're taught how to craft these much-loved treats with traditional techniques and classic fillings.

    • The Louvre, Paris

      The Louvre and Musée d'Orsay

      Paris

      Learn about the history of the former royal palace of the Louvre before enjoying a guided tour of the museum's vast collection of art. Then cross the river to the Musée d'Orsay to browse Impressionist and post-Impressionist masterworks by Renoir, Gauguin and Van Gogh.