Discover the Canal Saint-Martin in the heart of the 10th arrondissement and soak up the deliciously trendy and cool atmosphere of this unique neighbourhood. Whether you visit for a picnic, a stroll or a summer aperitif, the Canal Saint-Martin district will charm and delight you.
The Canal Saint-Martin; a unique place
The Canal Saint-Martin runs for 4 ½ kilometres from the Canal de l'Ourcq to the Seine. For half of its length it flows beneath the streets, but its open, northern stretch offers clear water, picturesque bridges and delightful quays bustling with life and interest. Here Parisians gather on sunny days to put the world to rights. Bordered by cafes, restaurants and trendy boutiques, the Canal Saint-Martin is the favourite spot of the capital's creative people. Stroll along the charming banks of this waterway and discover a welcoming and lively neighbourhood.
The simple pleasures of a picnic by the canal
In Paris, do as the Parisians do, and meet up with your loved ones for a picnic somewhere along the banks of the Canal Saint-Martin. Comfortably seated on a paved quay in the sunshine, you’ll savour your tasty treats in one of the most beautiful corners of the capital. Many excellent artisan bakeries are located in the district, so you’ll be spoiled for choice with your picnic selection. Make the most of a sunny day and soak up the magical atmosphere of the 10th arrondissement of Paris.
Once night falls, you’ll be happy to return to your comfortable room at the Hotel Daunou Opera. The hotel’s contemporary and chic decor will make you feel instantly at home. Central, inviting and cosy, this establishment welcomes you for your Parisian summer stay. Book your room today!