6 Place Etienne Pernet, 75015 Paris
The 3 Ducks is the second oldest private youth hostel in France. Since its creation, in 1987, thousands of travelers from around the world have enjoyed its friendly and animated atmosphere.
After a massive two year renovation, the 3 Ducks has found its second youth with its bright colours and stylishly cosy design. This friendly hostel is perfect for globetrotters in search of their next adventure, couples seeking a romantic weekend away, or groups of friends wishing to explore the streets of Paris.
This boutique hostel, renovated by the reknown architects Philippe Maidenberg and Jean Luc Saur, is the epitome of chic urban style and is, without a doubt, the most inviting hostel in the capital. The pop art inspired rooms will transport you to a young and modern universe. Choose between the comradery of the dorms or the intimacy of the private rooms. Each room/dorm is equipped with showers, separate toilets, and lovely white duvets. Breakfast is included, and for those wishing for something more the fully equipped kitchen is always available as well.. Keeping in mind the needs of the 21st century traveler, free wifi is available throughout the hostel. Don’t be surprised if the 24 hour reception isn’t what it appears to be. You may be confused going to the bar to check-in, but you have found the right place. The advantage, you can ask questions to both the bartender and the receptionists at the same time. The entire multi-lingual staff is at your service to ensure an excellent stay. Toast with « de vrais parisiens » who love this local hangout known for its menu of over 30 beers, fabulous cocktails, and delicious snacks.
The hostel is located in the chic and central neighborhood of the 15th arrondissement, only 15 minutes from the Eiffel Tower, and five minutes from the Beaugrenelle center, one of the top shopping centers in Paris. You will quickly fall under the charm of the rue du Commerce, only a minute away from the 3 ducks. This lively street is chock full of boutiques of every sort from clothing stores to the best bakeries, cheese shops, and wine sellers in Paris. The hostel is one minute from the metro stations of Commerce and Félix Faure (line 8) which will take you to all the main tourist sites, such as the Champs Elysées, the Latin Quarter or Napolean’s Tomb. The hostel is also near Montparnasse, and the Paris convention center at the Porte de Versailles. The location of the 3 Ducks has a village atmosphere in the heart of a famous district. This is probably the reason so many friendships and love affairs have begun here and guests keep returning year after year.