Paris hotels with the most beautiful view

Paris, one of the most famous cities in the world, is a city that has existed since antiquity and has been a great destination for travelers for centuries. It's not just the city itself with its magnificent sights and shopping boulevards, but Paris also offers visitors unforgettable experiences and unique French culture. Paris simply offers everything you could wish for, and that also means many beautiful hotels with views of the Eiffel Tower, the Champs Elysées or the Louvre Museum.

Shangri-La Hotel, Paris

 Eiffel Tower

Former residence of Prince Roland Bonaparte located in the upscale 16th arrondissement of Paris, Shangri-La Hotel, Paris is the epitome of Asian hospitality and French art de vivre. This 19th century architectural gem has been listed in the French “Monuments Historiques” registry since 2009 and officially awarded the “Palace” status in 2014. Its 101 rooms and suites offer stunning and unique views of the Eiffel Tower and numerous Parisian landmarks. Three restaurants, overseen by the Michelin starred Chef Christophe Moret, offer both a French and Asian cuisine.

Views from Shangri-La Hotel, Paris

Résidence Charles Floquet

 Eiffel Tower

Located in the heart of Paris, Résidence Charles Floquet is right next to the Eiffel Tower and a not far from others main tourist attractions of Paris. Set in a renovated, historic building, it offers large, self-catering accommodation with views over the Eiffel Tower not only from your room but also from balconies. The apartments has high ceilings, fireplaces and are decorated in an elegant style.

Views from Résidence Charles Floquet

Fraser Suites Le Claridge Champs-Elysées


 Arc de Triomphe

Located along the famous Avenue des Champs-Élysées, this award-winning hotel Fraser Suites Le Claridge Champs-Elysées is situated on one of the world’s most prestigious streets where the grandeur extends from Place de la Concorde to the Arc de Triomphe. And You can overlook all of that right from your hotel room.

Views from Fraser Suites Le Claridge Champs-Elysées

Hôtel Brighton - Esprit de France

 Eiffel Tower

Built by Lord Egerton at the beginning of the 19th century, the Hotel Brighton**** was one of the first hotels in Paris. It offers sublime views of the Jardin des Tuileries, the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum and other Paris’ most famous monuments. The lounge and the breakfast room have been fully refurbished in 2012 and all the rooms are regularly redecorated, combining the “spirit of the place”, comfort and elegance. The 62 rooms and suites are decorated with antique furniture, delivering the charm and the elegance of the classic Parisian style.

Views from Hôtel Brighton - Esprit de France

Pullman Paris Tour Eiffel

 Eiffel Tower

The 4-star hotel Pullman Paris Tour Eiffel is set at the foot of the Eiffel Tower and the Trocadero. Decorated in a contemporary style, the bright guest rooms offer panoramic views of Paris.

Views from Pullman Paris Tour Eiffel

Hôtel Le Notre Dame Saint Michel

 Notre Dame

Enjoy some special views of Notre-Dame Cathedral or the Seine River right from Your room. Each room of this hotel has been individually decorated by French designer Christian Lacroix and offers luxurious fabrics, rich colours and huge murals that spell chic and elegance. Marble, natural yellow stone and wooden beams are among the features these remarkable rooms have to offer.

Views from Hôtel Le Notre Dame Saint Michel

Eiffel Trocadéro

 Eiffel Tower

Locates in an 18th-century building, this charming eco-friendly hotel overlooks the Gardens of the Trocadero and some rooms even offer views of the Eiffel Tower, which is only a few minute walk away as well as other Paris top sights.

Views from Eiffel Trocadéro

Splendid Etoile

 Arc de Triomphe

Only a minute walk from the Arc de Triomphe and the world famous Champs-Elysées, Hotel Splendid Etoile offers Louis XV-style rooms with marble bathrooms, and contemporary-style bedrooms. Chandeliers and luxury fabrics are featured in every room at Splendid Etoile. Some also offers private balcony with views of the Arc de Triomphe.

Views from Splendid Etoile

Ateliers de Montmartre ADM


Located within a 1-minute walk from the Sacré-Coeur and Place du Tertre, ADM Ateliers de Montmartre. Within the walking distance, you can also get to the Opéra Garnier or Mathurins Theatre. The suites features views of the Sacré Coeur and Saint Pierre de Montmartre Church.

Views from Ateliers de Montmartre ADM

citizenM Paris La Défense

 La Défense

First opened in May 2017, CitizenM Paris La Défense offers luxurious accommodation with large living rooms and meeting spaces. It also offers a terrace with design furniture. The property is set in Nanterre, 300 m from the Grand Arche de la Défense and the Quatre Temps Shopping Centre.

Views from citizenM Paris La Défense

A Visual Connoisseur's Guide to Paris

Elevated Gastronomy with a View

In Paris, the city of light and love, dining with a view is an experience like no other. For a taste of luxury and a feast for the eyes, Le Jules Verne offers an exquisite culinary journey from the Eiffel Tower's second floor, with the Seine and cityscape as its backdrop. Les Ombres, perched atop the Quai Branly Museum, offers a contemporary setting and a stunning glass ceiling that frames the Eiffel Tower. For a romantic rooftop dinner, head to L'Oiseau Blanc on the top of The Peninsula Paris, where the panoramic views of Paris's iconic monuments are as finely crafted as the dishes.

For those who seek a chic and trendy atmosphere, the Georges at the Pompidou Centre serves modern cuisine with an unparalleled view of the Marais district and beyond.

Parks and Gardens: Nature's Palette

Paris's parks and gardens provide lush, serene environments with beautiful vistas. The Parc des Buttes-Chaumont, located in the 19th arrondissement, features a cliff-top temple that offers sweeping views of the city. The Montmartre district is home to the famous Sacré-Cœur Basilica, where the steps leading to its entrance are a popular spot to gaze out over the rooftops of Paris.

For an escape within the city, the Promenade Plantée (also known as Coulée Verte René-Dumont) is an elevated park built on an old railway line, akin to New York City's High Line, offering a green pathway with occasional glimpses of the city's architecture.

Iconic Landmarks and Panoramic Perspectives

No visit to Paris is complete without admiring the city from its emblematic structures. The Eiffel Tower itself is the most famous vantage point, with three levels to look out over Paris. The Montparnasse Tower, often less crowded, provides a full view of the city with the Eiffel Tower in the skyline, especially stunning at sunset or during the nightly light show.

The Arc de Triomphe stands at the top of the Champs-Élysées and offers a 360-degree view from its terrace, including the twelve radiating avenues. For an artistic angle, the Centre Pompidou's modern façade hides a secret: the top floor provides an incredible view that includes the Notre-Dame Cathedral and the rooftops of Le Marais.

The Seine's Banks: A Moving Canvas

Taking a stroll or a river cruise along the Seine is an essential Parisian experience. The riverbanks are a UNESCO World Heritage site, and the views of the city's historic bridges and grand buildings are truly timeless. For a different perspective, the bridges themselves, such as the Pont Alexandre III or the Pont Neuf, are perfect for watching the sunset behind the Eiffel Tower.

Neighborhood Strolls with Scenic Rewards

The enchanting neighborhoods of Paris offer their own unique views. The hills of Belleville boast one of the city's best-kept secrets, a panoramic viewpoint that rivals more famous spots. The streets of Montmartre provide not just the Sacré-Cœur but also small corners and vineyards with charming vistas.

The rooftop of the Galeries Lafayette department store is free to access and offers a central view of the Opera Garnier and the bustling Grands Boulevards. Moreover, the Institut du Monde Arabe's terrace reveals a stunning perspective of the Seine and Notre-Dame, especially magical during twilight hours.

Paris is a city where every corner, rooftop, and hill offers a new visual delight. Its blend of history, art, and nature makes it a paradise for those who love to explore the world through their eyes. Each view tells a story, and in Paris, you're never far from the next chapter.

Best Views of the Eiffel Tower

As the quintessential symbol of Paris, the Eiffel Tower captivates onlookers from numerous vantage points across the city. To appreciate its grandeur without ascending its levels, Trocadéro Gardens offers a straight-on, unobstructed view, making it a favorite for photographers, especially at dawn when the light is soft and the crowds are sparse. The esplanade of the Palais de Chaillot, at the top of the Trocadéro Gardens, also provides a stunning stage for the Iron Lady, with the fountains adding a magical element to the scenery.

For a different perspective, the Champ de Mars is a vast green space that stretches out from the base of the tower, allowing for a leisurely picnic with the Eiffel Tower towering overhead. Equally impressive is the view from the Seine River, where boat cruises glide past, offering a dynamic vista as the tower seems to play hide and seek behind the city's historic buildings.

For those looking to capture the tower amidst classic Parisian architecture, the Rue de l'Université offers a remarkable sightline, with the Eiffel Tower rising majestically at the end of a traditional Parisian street. Another secret spot is the rooftop terrace of the Printemps department store, where visitors can enjoy a coffee or a glass of wine with a lesser-known yet fabulous view of the tower.

At night, the Eiffel Tower transforms with its glittering light show, and there's no better place to witness this than from the Place du Trocadéro or aboard a night-time Seine river cruise, where the reflections on the water add to the spectacle.

Whether you're seeking the perfect Instagram shot or a quiet moment to reflect on the wonder of Parisian engineering, the city offers countless spots to admire the Eiffel Tower's timeless beauty.