There is a new kid on the Belleville block, Generator Hostel. The perfect place to stay if you’re young and you want a chic yet friendly atmosphere on a budget in Paris.
Belleville is one of the trendy?areas in Paris right now – you can see a selection of our review of the neighborhood here. It’s an energetic mix of youngster in college and early 30 somethings, cheap Chinese food and hip bistros.
Gen Paris couldn’t have chosen better hood – they have completly renovated an entire building from the ground up. It is a haute contemporary hostel that places the emphasis in the public areas and the social experience.
Paris, like all other Generators, evolves the hostel concept into a lifestyle experience for discerning travelers who want to explore the real city with style, comfort and the right price tag. Using local produce whenever possible, the food offering includes traditional French dishes alongside Generator classics such as burgers, salads and artisan sandwiches.
?With a shift in values among modern travellers, the micro-chic hotel category is becoming increasingly popular. We?ve seized the opportunity to reinvent the hostel experience by making design, style and personal service more accessible to a wide population,? said Generator?s Chief Strategic Officer, Josh Wyatt. ?
Rooms range from en-suite shared rooms from ?25 per bed, to private rooms starting at ?98 per room. There are even premium twins on the 8th floor with private balconies overlooking the treetops of Place du Colonel Fabien.?