You will definitely want to check out Anthony Grant’s article on www.France24.com news. The story Paris Undercover highlights among other choice clues to maximizing your Paris visit – a hotel that is nestled in a hospital – the Hotel Dieu hospital which sits right opposite Notre Dame. You couldn’t ask for a better location. Be sure to check out his story for some other handy tips as well.
Hotel Dieu is a nice place to stop in – even if you aren’t sick. Behind the main entrance there’s an enclosed garden. Sometimes when I’m visiting the cathedral – I stop in just to get away from the crowds. Now that I know about the hotel – I might even suggest it to friends as an unusual place to stay. Thanks Anthony Grant for sharing your secret store of Paris Undercover!