Booking a hotel near the canal Saint-Martin is an excellent choice to discover the Parisian way of life during your stay in Paris. Indeed, canal Saint-Martin is one of the favourite places where Parisians and tourists like to stroll. Walkers, joggers, cyclists, families – and even cruise passengers ! – take full advantage of the banks and waters on canal st-Martin with its boutiques, bars, restaurants, boats and cruises, etc. This Parisian canal goes from the Bassin de La Villette - where the Ourcq canal begins - to the Seine (near Bastille).