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Located on a land-filled swamp, this revitalized neighborhood, once a center of high culture, fell into disrepair following the French Revolution, but has regained prominence.
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| 3e Arrondissement, 75003 Paris, France
Le Marais
+33 9 52 89 24 05
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Reviewed yesterday

This was my second trip to Le Marais and it was a lot "colder" and "commercial" than I remember it. There is still a certain charm to some areas but do your homework. I would advise a walking tour.

Thank RoyParis
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This area is the oldest area that is still intact after second world world . Beautiful neighborhood full of life many shops and bistros perfect place to enjoy true Paris ..

Thank gypsyoftheworld
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed in an apartment of a friends for three weeks and loved the central location and the small town feel in the hard of the big city. I would love to tell you its terribale so everyone would stay away, but its great. So...More

Thank Amb_Medic
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went to Le Marais initially with a guide and then explored on my own. There are many shops, restaurants and museums here, and also the Jewish Quarter and some gay clubs. So interesting and happy to see everyone Co-existing. You can get great ethnic food...More

Thank Elyse G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful old area, lots of museums, Jewish delis, bakeries and gay cafes. Wonderful place to walk, explore, hang out. Go early as it's now very popular.

Thank NDCGlobetrotter
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fabulous eating & shipping . Historic. Loved its ambience and feel. Safe A must go to place with friends.

Thank Jasmine D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Such a delightful neighborhood. We didn't come across a selfie stick or a single I love Paris tee shirt. Beautiful area for unique shops, I bought a pair of earrings Im pretty sure no one else in the world has. Place de Vosges is absolutely...More

Thank Rose T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Le Marais is precious to explore walking , many nice little cafes, streets but make sure you go to the “right” ones to understand the nice neighborhood ... like Rue des Lombards, Place de Vosges, Rue des Rosiers, Rue des Ecouffes... Totally worth it...

Thank Juliana J
Reviewed 5 days ago

one of the best in Paris, you will find amasing restaurants, shops, it s a true delioght to walk around.

Thank salvatoredali1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When you think Hipsters, you may think NY, London, Melbourne - but no-one does it as well as the Parisians. With the last remaining Pre-Napoleonic architecture mixing with galleries and cutting edge fashion, watch out for the Bobos.

Thank I_Leprechaun
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Le Marais
The Marais is a winding maze of multi-faceted streets
that beg to be explored. It bursts with small
boutiques, historic buildings, cozy traditional
restaurants, and hidden parks. Around each corner,
you'll come across little gems of architecture
spanning the centuries, from understated medieval
towers to classical libraries and 17th century
splendour. This neighbourhood unites a rich mix of
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Megan R
31 May 2018|
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Response from FitForLifeAdelaide | Reviewed this property |
Try BHV Department Store on the corner of Rue des Archives and Rue Rivoli 75004 in the Marais. Also Habitat Furniture/ Homewares like and Ikea is at Republique 10 Place de la Republique next to the Crown Plaza Hotel Try... More
Michael B
6 May 2018|
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Response from Rebecca K | Reviewed this property |
We always stay using VRBO (Vacation Rental By Owners) and have never had a bad experience yet. We have always found it so much nicer and cheaper then a hotel. Its just your guests at the home so its not like a bed and... More
23 December 2017|
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Response from Christopher B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, the Marais could have such a shop on the main boulevards, but not too likely.