Les Piaules is a youth hostel opened in September 2015. It is located in the lively and festive quarters of Belleville in Paris: bars, restaurants, boutiques are part of the 11th district close to République and Canal Saint-Martin.
The hostel has a bar, a rooftop overlooking the cathedral Sacré-Cœur and the Eiffel tower, and free Wi-Fi throughout the building. There is dormitory accommodation or double room with private bathroom (terrace level on the roof). Bed linen is provided but visitors must bring padlocks for the locker, a towel and their own toiletries. The bunkbeds in the dormitories have been specially designed for this hostel: each bed is equipped with a lamp, a locker and a curtain. Les Piaules proposes a full breakfast with extra charge (7 euros).
The hostel is quick to get to from RoissyCDG and Orly aiports (RER B to Châtelet then line 11 to Belleville station).