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Saint Germain des Pres Quarter

Place St-Germain-des-Pres, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 45 61 11 46
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“famous cafes” (31 reviews)
“art galleries” (73 reviews)
“left bank” (106 reviews)
Place St-Germain-des-Pres, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 45 61 11 46
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed in this neighborhood and found it easy to walk around. There is a large number of restaurants, many quite reasonable in price, and good shops for food, wine, bread, etc. The covered market is interesting to visit. The Museum of the Middle Ages,...More

Thank Arthur M
Reviewed yesterday

This was our first trip to Europe. We rented an apartment in the 6th on the Rue de Mazarine which was a short walk to here, Notre Dam and the Louvre. St. Germain des Pres and this entire area was such a great slice of...More

Thank DonaldFagen
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love 💙🇫🇷❤️ the quartier of St Germain des Prés in the 6e arr. It has always been a favourite of mine since my student days, studying French literature at Goldsmiths College, University of London, in the 80’s. The existentialist Sartre and his lifelong partner...More

Thank Mo P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Would highly recommend this spot while in Paris. Full of Parisian things and places to go. Great restaurants and museums. Great for walking.

Thank 10964j
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a fabulous area to walk around and is marginally less busy than areas north of the Seine. Great architecture, great to walk round. Fabulous food and drinking....

Thank 966julianc
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is an elegant arrondissement that is rapidly gentrifying with new galleries, boutiques and cafes opening all the time. But there is still a rich history here. Check out St. Germaine des Pres church, being restored. And be sure to have a drink at the...More

Thank travlinsu
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited the Saint Germain des Pres area twice during a September 2017 stay in Paris. On one occasion we took a very nice small group food tour of the area in which we stopped in at a variety of specialized food shops and markets....More

Thank Canadianstraveling
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This neighbourhood was a find for us. We decided to stay close toJardin du Luxembourg and we weren’t disappointed with the area. The market has a lot restaurants and bistros that cater to locals. And it’s not at all touristy like those restaurants in Place...More

Thank sitcharliesit
Reviewed 6 days ago

This area has it all. Famous hangouts where legendary authors gathered and wrote, modern shops and stores, fabulous restaurants and bars, and lots of local color to watch as you sit and sip your afternoon cocktails. Very close to many major Paris attractions and easily...More

Thank David J H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is one of my favorite areas of Paris.. Good cafes..my favorite is Deux Margots. Good walking along the side alleys.

Thank HapyGuy7
In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, life is effortlessly chic
and all things are beautiful. The main boulevard is
dotted with famed terraced cafés, haut-couture shops,
ivy-covered railings and fine-dining restaurants.
Antique dealers and art galleries surround the fine
art school and small museums hide in unassuming
squares. The neighbourhood’s namesake church is the
oldest in Paris and is the backdrop for talented
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Nearby Attractions
Church of Saint-Germain-des-Pres
261 reviews
.02 km away
Boulevard St. Germain
365 reviews
.16 km away
Musee National Eugene Delacroix
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.15 km away
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21 July 2017|
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Response from Debra H | Reviewed this property |
Highly recommend the St. Germain des Pres area. One of a kind boutiques and great places for lunch or drink post shopping. Just wander around and you will find many a shop to go into to.
Linda Q
5 March 2016|
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Response from RustyMack | Reviewed this property |
You MUST check out Left Bank St Germain. I guarantee you won't be disappointed. the location is perfect, I will be staying there next time i visit. Great for bars, restaurants and street music on a night!
Marcia S
7 February 2016|
Response from RKSR59 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Marcia, I don't recall having posted any such remark. But if you can help me remeber where I said this I may be able to remember. Thank you and sorry for not having a quick answer for you!