Albion Hôtel
Sunday, March 11, 2007
Heather Stimmler-Hall in 8th arrondissement, Hotels €150-€250

Hôtel Albion
15 rue de Penthiève, 8th.
Tel 01 41 65 84 15. Fax 01 49 24 03 47.
Mº Miromesnil

Fans of eclectic art will like this stylishly Right Bank hotel in the art gallery district. The halls are hung with children's-book illustrations, African art decorates guest-room doors, with apricot and beige colors predominating in the snug and simple rooms decorated with a music or theatre theme. A cheerful lobby leads to a small breakfast area and even smaller outdoor garden terrace. This is a rare cheap sleep with character in an otherwise pricey neighborhood.

22 rooms, 4 suites, no a/c, safe,  Wi-Fi. Doubles €110- €140.

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