Paris: 8 irresistible hotel bars

Hotel bars are not only reserved for those staying in the hotels. During recent years, a refreshing trend changed the slightly tense atmosphere that characterized those special places. Here you'll get a handful of the best hotel bars in Paris!

The ice bar

The ice bar Ice Kube Bar in the Kube Hotel in Paris takes you on a express trip to the North Pole in the middle of Paris. The temperature is (almost) as on the North Pole (- 10 ° C), but well wrapped in down jackets and gloves and with a vodka based cocktail in the hand, those who dare to visit this urban igloo are guaranteed to feel the temperatures rise.

Ice Kube Bar på Kube Hotel Paris
1 - 5, passage Ruelle - 75018 Paris
Reservasjon : + 33 (0)1 42 05 20 00 -

Rive gauche, the artists' hangout

This place, simply called Le Bar, sums up everything that characterizes Saint-Germain-des-Prés – you can almost feel Oscar Wilde's presence (he was one of the guests at this hotel) in the soft and subdued atmosphere created by Jacques Garcia.

Le Bar de l'Hôtel
13, rue des Beaux-Arts - 75006 Paris
Reservasjon : + 33 (0)1 44 41 99 00

The English club at Meurice

Le Bar 228 accepts all cocktail lovers in a welcoming and cozy atmosphere with dark wood, leather armchairs and paintings reminiscent of a typical English club. On top of that, the bar also has the elegance that characterizes any luxury hotel in Paris.

Le Bar 228 - Le Meurice
228, rue de Rivoli - 75001 Paris
Reservasjon : + 33 (0)1 44 58 10 66

Tropical plants and literature

Le Très Particulier have chosen to be inspired by nature; a garden, large trees, ivy and a wallpaper that takes you into the jungle. The same goes for their cocktails, named after famous characters in cult films or famous books.

Le Très Particulier - Hôtel Particulier Montmartre
23, avenue Junot, Pavillon D - 75018 Paris
Reservasjon : + 33 (0)1 53 41 81 40 -

Asian inspired

Buddha-Bar, which was voted the best European bar in 2014-2015, has chosen Japanese-inspired interiors and cocktails with small twists that associates to the four elements water, earth, air and fire.

Le Qu4tre – Buddha Bar Hotel
4, rue d'Anjou - 75008 Paris
Reservasjon : + 33 (0)1 83 96 88 88

The phoenix

This fabled club in the capital appear in new clothes after having been closed and then rebuilt in 2015. At Le Bar Les Bains you will enjoy cocktails, like you have never had them before, consisting of fresh herbs, the house's own fruit syrups and well-chosen exclusive drops.

Le Bar Les Bains
7, rue de Bourg-l'Abbé - 75003 Paris
Reservasjon : + 33 (0)1 42 77 07 07 -

Panoramic view

On the 7th floor of Terrass'Hotel at Pigalle you will find both a bar and a terrace. High above the asphalt the atmosphere is like a real Parisian bistro, thanks to the typical interior. You get the tranquility and the view in the bonus.

Terrass'' Hôtel Montmartre
12-14, rue Joseph de Maistre - 75018 Paris
Reservasjon : + 33 (0)1 46 06 72 85

When the cocktails is replaced with Italy

The bar of the Grand Hotel Pigalle has tucked the cocktails away and originally enough preferred to concentrate on Italian wines (200 on the wine list) and the house' own side dishes, which is also all about Italy.

Grand Pigalle Hôtel
29, rue Victor Massé - 75009 Paris
Réservation : + 33 (0)1 85 73 12 02