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Le Marais

| 3e Arrondissement, 75003 Paris, France
+33 9 52 89 24 05
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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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  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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| 3e Arrondissement, 75003 Paris, France
Le Marais
+33 9 52 89 24 05
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Reviewed yesterday

I always enjoy roaming around the small streets of Le Marais. It is also the location of most of Paris' gay bars. There is a very lively street scene with tons of bars and cafes.

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 3 days ago

Le Marais is a very interesting neighborhood wit many shops and restaurants, also galleries are to find here and exclusive bars, in the daytime it is more friendly compared to the evening because shopwindows are closed with iron blinds

Thank Alexander B
Reviewed 3 days ago

This area is referred to as the Jewish Quarter, we did a free walking tour, our guide gave us lots of information and history of Le Marais, their is plenty to see whether on a tour or just on your own.

Thank Sunshineqld
Reviewed 3 days ago

A great neighborhood to spend time in. Cafe's, Patisserie's, small boutique shops, and great little restaurants. This is the old area of Paris which is filled with very interesting architecture, cobble stone streets and quaint stores.

Thank megmb770
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Marais is a cool neighborhood...lots of history and beautiful architecture. But the excellent nightlife really makes this place special. It was teeming with people...on a Monday night! It felt safe and comfortable there, and I thoroughly enjoyed myself.

Thank brettsmith86
Reviewed 3 days ago

Avoid the tourist traps of Pigalle and Montmatre to see how the real people live in Paris, liked it a lot

Thank JRMaddog
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is an ancient neighborhood with lovely cafes and great small gourmet restaurants, wine shops, fruit vendors and classic urban spaces like the Place Des Vosges (also known as Place Royal) with its lovely arcades and central garden! Come and explore!

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 4 days ago

A little less touristy experience of Paris. Beautiful streets, lovely cafes, quirky stationery stores, second hand book stores, really good boulangeries, interesting brands and a handful of free museums.

Thank danniestah
Reviewed 4 days ago

You will not go wrong visiting Le Marais. During the day you will see the parisian architecture, old big doors, narrow streets, cafes, bakeries, boutiques and what not.... Very enjoyable, perfect for people watching, taking pictures, etc

Thank Otto J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful area of Paris. Lots of restaurants, bars and historical buildings. Always packed of tourists

Thank Samuel D
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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Response from MirrorMiroir | Reviewed this property |
BRUNCH SPOTS I TRUST: You will easily find brunches offered above 28 euros in the Marais targeting unsuspecting tourists. Here is the list of top 4 places I trust to be decent. Cafe Charlot at 38 rue de Bretagne, 75003... More
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Response from Bobby W | Reviewed this property |
The Marais is an area of Paris so you could spend as few as two days or up to a week. Walk over to the Ile St. Louis for a different feel.
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Response from geeparee22 | Reviewed this property |
You will be fine walking with 3 dogs in Paris. People won't blink and eye at that but 3 dogs on the metro is bound to get some disapproving looks particularly if you are traveling at times when Parisians are trying to get to... More