St Christopher's Inn Paris - Gare Du Nord
Great party hostel from the world known party hostels group St Christopher's Inns. Featuring the famous on-site international bar Belushi’s, serving great range of delicious foods, live music, cheap drinks and tons of international and local events. There you can meet locals and travellers 7 days a week, and regular events like themed parties, pub crawls, etc are organised daily.
Average dorm price: 16.9 €
St Christopher's Inn Paris - Canal
Sister hostel of St Christopher's Inn Gare du Nord, it offers a bit wilder atmosphere, featuring a basement nightclub holding a variety of international and expat events every weekend. With another Belushi's bar downstairs offering great discounts on drinks and good-value yummy food. Great atmosphere downstairs and always busy with people around that want to have some fun. Offering as well a great waterfront terrace on the canal, it's the perfect place to meet other people and have great fun in Paris.
Average dorm price: 15.5 €
Le Village Boutique Hostel
Fun friendly hostel with a young and multilingual team that organise regular events. Great location and great common areas to meet other travellers, including a great terrace with spectacular views of the Sacre Cour. Foosball table and games.
Average dorm price: 27.9 €
JO&JOE Paris Hostel - Gentilly
Positive, unrestrained, fun and unfussy hostel. With great common areas and an amazing young atmosphere, apart from a great design. The incredible , helpful and smiling staff makes staying at this a-bit-out-of-the-way place an amazing experience. Close to the metro station.
Average dorm price: 21.6 €
Friendly and colourful fun hostel, with an easy-going atmosphere to mix, mingle and make new friends. Situated in one of the best areas of Paris, where you can find many cafés, clubs, bars and artist and musician hangouts. The hostel features a lively on-site bar and street art-inspired décor.
Average dorm price: 24.6 €
What are the Party Hostels in Paris like?
- Best Party Hostels in Paris: St Christopher's Inn Paris - Gare Du Nord; St Christopher's Inn Paris - Canal; Le Village Boutique Hostel
- Party hostels style: Fun and Social hostels
- Craziness level: not too crazy
- Parties on-site: On-site bar and parties
- Pub Crawls: yes
Nightlife in Paris
Besides being one of the most romantic cities in the world, Paris is also a multicultural city with many entertaining places and districts. The beautiful City of Lights is hosting parties for everyone’s pocket. From popular jazz and salsa bars, typical pubs, and cafes, to the vibrant and modern clubs, Paris is the home of literally every single music genre in the world.
Basic information about nightlife in Paris:
Pubs and clubs closing times:
- Bars and pubs: Monday to Thursday until 02:00am – Weekends at 05:00am
- Clubs: Monday to Thursday until 04:00am – Weekends at 06:00am
- Average cover charge for clubs: from free to 15€ (not incl. drink)
- Average price of pint of beer: 7€
- Famous neighbourhoods for partying: Le Marais, Latin Quarter, Montmartre, Pigalle, Bastille République and Oberkampf
- Famous events or parties: Rock en Seine - last weekend of August
Party areas in Paris
Party in Le Marais
Well-known as the Jewish district, vibrant Le Marais district has plenty of fun places and events to offer. The area is very popular among the LGBT community, thanks to the great parties and reasonable prices of drinks.
You can start your night in popular Lizard Lounge, have some burgers, beer, and dance until the dawn. For those of you interested in crazy afterparties, CUD Bar is the place. The bar is usually full from the early morning hours when all other clubs in the area are getting closed.
Party in the Latin Quarter
Favourite district of the students and young travellers. The area has many buzzing clubs, bars, and pubs opened until the late-night hours. The prices are perfect for those travelling on a budget. This is the place where you can find the cheapest beer in the city.
Don’t miss to visit famous English pub called Cavern Club, and amazing jazz bar Le Caveau de la Huchette. If you want to try the best cocktails in the area, go to The Long Hop bar.
Party in République and Oberkampf
One of the best party zones in Paris. No matter the day, you can find something going on in one of the cool bars and clubs located in the area. For the past couple of years, République and Oberkampf district turned into the attractive and fun district, a real magnet for electro and hip-hop music fans.
The Le Bric à Brac club is the place where you can enjoy the world’s most famous DJs and performances. You can also check out the originally decorated cocktail bar Favela Chic, and fun BAM Karaoke Box Parimentier club.
Dress codes & age restrictions
Most of the bars and pubs in Paris have simple rules when it comes to dressing code. The casual business outfit would be the best choice if you don’t want to be stopped at the entrance. If you are not sure what you should wear, just go for simple trousers, blazer/jacket, or dress.
Most of the party places in Paris are easy-going when it comes to age restrictions. The minimum age allowed is 16. However, more exclusive clubs have a higher restriction, between 18 and 23 years.