Our Neighbourhood:

The 17th arrondissement of Paris lies slightly off the beaten path, directly north of the Arc de Triomphe. However, if you want to see real Paris at some of its finest and wealthiest, this is where to go!

There are just amazing Haussmannian architecture, real French people, and that atmosphere of the quintessential Paris you've always imagined.

  • Levis Market : One of the most beautiful open markets in Paris. In the past, political meetings used to take place within this area with famous figures like Victor Hugo or Auguste Blanqui. Today, fruit and vegetable merchants have replaced them.
  • L’Arc de Triomphe and the Champs-Elysées : Located at 7 minutes from the hotel through metro, you will discover the "most beautiful avenue of the world". You will undoubtly do shopping and enjoy some delicious meals or drinks in one of the various restaurants of the great Champs-Elysées.
  • Cernuschi Museum : Henri Cernuschi was a banker but also a bronzes lover. After a two-year journey in Asia, he brought back a unique work of Asian art that he bequeathed to the city of Paris in 1896. 7 avenue Vélasquez. Tel : +33 (0)1 53 96 21 50. Open from 10.00 am to 5.40 pm. Closed on Monday and during Bank Holidays.
  • Jacquemart André Museum : This house used to be the residence of the Andrés family, famous collectors who travelled Europe to acquire all the work now exhibited. In 1913, the museum was already considered as one of the Art Center in Paris. 158 boulevard Haussmann. Tel: +33 (0)1 45 62 11 59. Open every day from 10.00 am to 6.00 pm.
  • Nissim de Camondo Museum : This magnificent town house, along the Monceau Park, was bequeathed in 1935 by the Earl Camondo and inaugurated in 1936 as a museum. He decided to exhibit his rich collection of decorative art works. 63 rue de Monceau. Tel: +33 (0)1 53 89 06 50. Open from 10.00 am to 5.30 pm. Closed on Mondays, Tuesdays and during Bank Holidays.

Hanging out around the hotel:

The Avenue des Champs-Élysées is reserved for pedestrians, cyclists ... each first Sunday of the month, consistent with free entry for all the numerous French and Parisian museums! Do not hesitate to enjoy!

  • Batignolles: From Hotel du Theatre, take the direction of the Metro Station Rome, then look on your left for "rue des Batignolles" and go straight to reach the Square des Batignolles, a romantic garden with waterfalls, caves, a rotunda and a small and lovely lake.
  • Monceau Park: If you need peace and some green space, enjoy the beautiful Parc Monceau, dating back to the seventeenth century. Go up on Boulevard des Batignolles and continue on the Boulevard de Courcelles. You will find on your left one of the most elegant gardens of Paris surrounded by pretty mansions. Enter by the big iron gates highlighted with gold. When hanging out in the parc you will see statues, a Renaissance arcade, a large pool, childrens playgrounds. Pony rides are also available. Perfect place for a morning jog or a walk with children!
  • Montmartre: Visit the heights of Montmartre and its cobblestone streets. One of the most authentic neighborhoods of the capital! From the metro station Anvers, walk up the street Steikerke. You will stand face to the famous Basilica of the Sacred Heart that overlooks Paris. You will have the choice to choose to climb the hill by stairs or thanks to the funicular. At the top of the hill you will enjoy breathtaking views of Paris. Join the Place du Tertre on the left of the Basilica : traditionnal restaurants, painters and accordionists will immerse you in the mood of the famous movie Amélie Poulain. Walk down the cobbled streets and countless stairs. Montmartre cemetery, located not far away, hosts the graves of many famous figures such as Stendhal, Zola, Gustave Moreau, Michel Bergé or Dalida.