Charming hotel in the 2nd arrondissement of Paris, near the Opéra, the Louvre and the city’s department stores


The Hotel Gaillon Opéra’s location is ideal for exploring everything that Paris has to offer. It’s just 800 metres from the Louvre and the Tuileries and moments away from the Opéra Garnier, Place Vendôme and the city’s department stores. In the heart of the capital, our establishment is close to its cultural, artistic and historical attractions and world-renowned shops.

We can provide you with maps of Paris to help you to find your way around the city. 

Getting here

By car

GPS co-ordinates 
Latitude: 48.8684492
Longitude: 2.334105799999975
There are 3 secure public car parks (charges apply) close to the hotel: the Marché St Honoré car park, the Pyramides car park and the Place de la Bourse car park.

Plan your journey by car.

By public transport

RER: line A, get off at Auber/Opéra
Metro: lines 3, 7, 8 and 14 (get off at Opéra, Pyramides)
Bus: lines 20, 21, 22, 27, 29, 42, 52, 53, 66, 68, 81 and 95 (get off at Opéra, Pyramides)

By plane

Roissy/Paris Charles de Gaulle International Airport: Roissybus (direct to Place de l’Opéra) or RER A or B (get off at Auber)
Paris Orly International Airport: Air France coach, Orlybus to Denfert-Rochereau
Paris Beauvais International Airport: 80km

By train

Gare du Nord (Eurostar and Thalys): RER B then RER A. Auber is 5 minutes from the hotel/metro line 7. Bus 42 is direct; get off at Opéra
Gare de l’Est: metro line 7 is direct to Opéra
Gare de Lyon (south, Switzerland): metro line 14 (get off at Pyramides, 280m from the hotel).
Gare Montparnasse (west and southwest): lines 12 (get off at Madeleine), 13 and then 14. The 95 bus is direct; get off at Avenue de l’Opéra.


From Hotel Gaillon Opera, take a stroll and visit the city’s department stores, the legendary Place Vendôme and Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, explore Paris, cross the Seine to the Rive Gauche. Enjoy everything that Paris, one of the most beautiful cities in the world, has to offer.

Pyramides metro station is just 300 metres from the hotel and goes directly to Rue Mouffetard and Bercy Village.


Less than 5 minutes:

- Opéra Garnier: world-renowned ballet,
- Place Vendôme and the column: home to the world’s finest jewellers,
- Palais de la Bourse,
- Jardin des Tuileries: visit the Louvre and make your way to the Arc de Triomphe, passing Concorde on the way, 
- Paris’ department stores: a unique shopping destination with centuries of history,
- Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré: luxury French brands

Less than 20 minutes:

- The Louvre: the biggest museum in the world, Palais Royal
- Place de la Concorde: a former royal square,
- Musée d’Orsay: art collections from the 19th century

More than 20 minutes: the Champs-Elysées


Less than 20 minutes: Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedrale/Île de la Cité, Île Saint-Louis, Pompidou Centre, Grand Palais and its temporary exhibitions, the Latin Quarter

Less than 25 minutes: Eiffel Tower/Bateaux Mouches, Trocadéro/esplanade, Musée de l’Homme/Cité de l’architecture, Musée Rodin, Palais des Congrès, Musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac, Musée Picasso

25 minutes: the Panthéon, Jardin du Luxembourg

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