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This famous Left Bank neighborhood, so named because the numerous university students in the area spoke only Latin to their professors until the French Revolution, preserves an authentic Parisian atmosphere of old.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Left Bank of the Seine, Paris, France
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All reviews narrow streets left bank of the seine rue mouffetard sorbonne university notre dame fun area souvenir shops crepes real paris walk around luxembourg gardens walking tour universities stroll neighborhood bistros tourists
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Hotel de Suez within the Latin Quarter. That was a very good base to explore this really interesting section of central Paris. Over the weekend there were lots of street performances and lots of restaurants to choose from. Overall, we enjoyed our...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Latin Quarter is a place full of life you do not want to miss. Restaurants aplenty, bars, music ! Excellent !

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't understand what you mean! is it the atmoshere, it used to be lovely till 1968 when the rents were low; Now it's dead at night because only wealthy people mostly white can live there---

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sylviafize
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This neighborhood bursts with people,restaurants and shops and is located near the Saint-Germain-Des-Prais church which is the oldest church in Paris. Nice to stroll and relax.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Vasw-George
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome area to stay in Paris. Great point of departure to many of the city attractions, most within walking distance. Also the subway will take you to Versailles and points too far to walk. Really enjoyed being steps away from the Siene, Norte Dame and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jeffrey F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another area where on can feel Paris at its best. Great for wondering without a fixed goal and just being surprised at every corner.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank doruc645
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like the hustle and bustle of NYC, the whiteness of a evening stroll or variety of restaurants in an historic setting this is it. Narrow pebbled roads take you into this history fun and busy place with something for everyone. There’s even parks...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank leenylove
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The Latin Quarter is a must if you’re free at nigh and fancy an entertaining walk on pebbled roads and street noise from passers by. You can make it free or as cheap or expensive as you like. We walked over 3.5 kms stopping to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 13 December 2018

Each night was we walked back to our apartment in the 5th arrondissement, we would walk through the cobblestone streets of the Latin Quarter, enjoying the lively night scenes. Sometimes we would get a crepe or pastry as we walked. The vibes here are what...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

If you're looking for tonnes of souvenir shops and bars / restaurants with people hustling you to go in, then this is the place for you. There are a number of narrow pedestrian only streets with a load of restaurants and shops. But I would...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from Steven V | Reviewed this property |
We really enjoyed the Citadines saint-germain-des-prés. The location is great. Right on the Sein, a 10 min walk to Notre Dame, 15 min to the Louvre.
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Response from Desilva2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hotel Louise 2 on special maybe
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Response from Newt44 | Reviewed this property |
Walk down Rue de Buci and look at all places and maybe have a drink, but don't eat. .Rue Le Gregorie is a 1 or two minute walk from the action on Buci, Eat at Citroulle or Breizh on Rue Gregoire. We spent 12 days in in... More