AIJ Hostel, Paris
With free Wi-Fi, this affordable hostel is located in the vibrant Bastille district of Paris.
The AIJ Hostel is a large and well-equipped youth hostel, offering simple and inexpensive accommodation. There are 254 rooms, which include private guest rooms and shared dorms for 2, 3 or 4 guests. Bathrooms are shared (except in quadruple rooms, which have private bathrooms), and there are showers and WCs located on every floor. There is a common room with a vending machine for drinks and a microwave. Wi-Fi is available throughout the establishment, and services include a 24-hour reception and a left-luggage office.
The hostel is surrounded by scores of shops, bars and restaurants, as well as handy supermarkets and bakeries. The Gare du Nord is only a few minutes away by metro (or a 20-minute walk away), and the excellent public transport links mean getting around the city will take just a few minutes.
AIJ Hostel: Location and transport
Metro: Ledru-Rollin (line 8), 200 metres.
Train: Gare de Lyon, 1.7 kilometres.