Hôtel Le Ballu

Story of the hotel

Known as a former private mansion built in 1891, the Hôtel Le Ballu***** is one of the majestic buildings that grew up on the side of the Nouvelle Athène - a district inspired by the writers, actors, musicians and painters who once lived in this part of the 9th arrondissement of Paris. It's on the side of the street of Ballu that this brand new stylish hotel takes you to an imaginary elsewhere.

Enter by a discreet entrance, marked only by the name of the hotel, gives this building luxurious privacy. Pass the door to discover a lobby area with a colourful vintage spirit. Instead of the usual reception, the tone is immediately given by the restaurant situated in the middle of the hotel hall. Design armchairs, pieces of furniture picked up or imported from Eastern Europe, marble and style inspired by a vintage modernist create a modern and unique space. Dreamed and imagined by the architect Thomas Vidalenc, Le Ballu hotel reinterprets its own history through the graphic design of the volumes that are underlined by wooden structures. We also appreciate the creations of Tauba Sarnaka, accomplished Polish artist. In other words, a lot of talent and beautiful ideas are hidden under the look of the lounge, twinned with the green patio on the ground floor of the hotel. This inner courtyard is a real haven in this very mineral district. It is one of those special places, oases of peace.

Right in the center of Paris, Le Ballu offers you a real seductive break, under the care of a young, active, dynamic and motivated team. The table is no less charming, offering an audacious seasonal menu, supported by the marvelous Pastry. Julia Vidalenc, the architect's wife and creator of the hotel’s warm atmosphere, asks you if, after dessert, you will visit one of the colourful Slavic-style rooms, with modern lighting and terrazzo. Their modularity allows you to stay with your family with extra beds and kitchenette areas. In regards to the covered heated swimming pool, and the small private sauna, there again, the decoration is resolutely modernist and reminds you the hotel's comfort with a design reminiscent of Russia in the 1960s.

For more information check Hotel Official Website: leballu-paris.com




For your unforgettable stay

Services & activities

  • Bar
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Restaurant
  • Patio
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Sauna


How to get there & what to do

Location & Informations



Nearby the hotel Le Ballu, discover Paris and its multiple sights by taking a walk with your partner or your family. The capital offers a never ending spectacle with its magnificent avenues, its impressive museums and its mythical and fabulous monuments. 

Surrender to the essentials as you walk through the hotel’s door and enjoy a delicate pastry accompanied by a traditional cup of tea in the inner courtyard. Let yourself be carried away by the peaceful and calm atmosphere... Right in the heart of the hotel, indulge in a wellness area inspired by the 60’s Russian design. A wonderful heated indoor swimming pool and a sauna will allow you to relax in the privacy of your own home. End your beautiful Parisian day with a divine meal in the warm and friendly restaurant of Chef Michaël Riss: a journey full of flavours guaranteed!


30 Rue Ballu, 75009 Paris - France

Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) - 28 km; Paris-Orly Airport (ORY) - 20,6 km
Saint Lazare Railway Station - 1,5 km; Gare de l'Est - 2,5 km
Place de Clichy - 300 m (lignes 2 and 13)


Amadeus: IW PARHLB    Sabre: IW 327219    Galileo: IW F4049    Worldspan: IW CDGLB


Credit cards accepted: Visa, American Express, Mastercard, Maestro

Cheques and gift cards accepted: Please contact Conciergerie TemptingPlaces for these methods of payment, by telephone on +33 (0)1 78 94 90 78 from Monday to Friday, 9am to 6pm, or by email concierge@temptingplaces.com

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