12 Airbnb Alternatives With the Best Views of Paris

Feast your eyes on some of the city's most iconic sights from the comfort of these 12 homes.

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Homes with the best views in Paris

The phrase 'a feast for the senses' could very well have been written with Paris in mind. This city offers you pleasing sights, sounds, and tastes at every turn. Yes, the tastes may be the biggest pull for some of us. But for now, let's focus on the sights. We've pulled together a list of Parisian homes with the kind of epic views it would be hard to find in any Airbnb or hotel suite - we've done the hard work for you.

Your Paris sightseeing doesn't have to involve tiring and lengthy excursions. From the iconic Eiffel Tower to the river Seine, take it all in from the comfortable cocoon of these 12 homes with the best views of Paris:

This is the Eiffel Tower view of your Parisian dreams. Look out through almost any room of this romantic little home to get a close-up look of the iconic tower. The large bay windows make it easy to soak in all the architectural details. It’s also perfectly situated for that ultimate Eiffel Tower Instagram shot. You know the one.

From £135 per person per night, sleeps 4

This family home delivers some of the best views in the city. The spacious terrace offers a clear glimpse of the Eiffel Tower at its best - although we’re fairly certain it doesn’t have any unflattering angles. There’s a cute outdoor seating area too. Settle in and watch the sunset over the famous Champs Elysees neighbourhood.

From £72 per person per night, sleeps 8

This home is giving us life. Literally - it’s brimming with greenery. Decorated in a chic bohemian style, this apartment boasts great views from its cosy balcony. Plop down in leafy outdoor surroundings for morning croissants and views over typical Parisian rooftops nearby.

From £241 per person per night, sleeps 2

Spend your days (and evenings) gaping at the spectacular panoramic views on display here. This spacious three-bedroom home is located in the exclusive 8th arrondissement. But it’s the multiple outdoor spaces facing Paris’s best sights that make it a truly rare find.

From £178 per person per night, sleeps 6

Never again will you have a neighbour as majestic as this. Get as up close and personal to Notre Dame as you can from the comfort of a home. Admire its intricate architectural detail from the living room windows and adorable balcony space. You’re in the heart of the city’s historic centre here.

From £80 per person per night, sleeps 4

Once you’ve sufficiently explored the many rooms of this character-filled home, shift your attention outside. Yes, all the rooms here have large windows with lovely views. But it's the living room view that's truly breathtaking. Walk out through the French doors and take a good look at some of the city’s architectural gems.

From £71 per person per night, sleeps 9

Sure, the inside of this one-bed is snug and stylish. But it’s that epic Eiffel Tower view that makes this one of our fave picks for a romantic getaway to Paris. Photos don’t do it justice. You'll just have to book it and see for yourself.

The cherry on the cake? You can see it from every single room.

From £102 per person per night, sleeps 2

There’s a lot to take in here. Walk in and take a moment to adjust to the striking design details of this one-bedroom home. Step out onto the balcony and look right for a glimpse of the river Seine. It's the perfect calming contrast to the somewhat eccentric interior.

From £94 per person per night, sleeps 4

Get a good look at two of Paris’s most iconic sights from the comfort of this contemporary-chic apartment. From the balcony, you can gaze out at both the river Seine and Notre-Dame cathedral. Enjoy the sights and the sounds of the bustling historic centre over your morning coffee - there's really no need to leave.

From £107 per person per night, sleeps 4

It’s rare to find a terrace this spacious in a big city, and this home has two. You’re not in the heart of the city here, but with panoramic views like that, who really cares?

From £70 per person per night, sleeps 6

This apartment is all windows and French doors and we adore it. The balcony offers a great view, but you don’t even need to step outside to enjoy the views with this one. Look out into the city surroundings from the comfort of the bed (or sofa, whatever strikes your fancy). Extra points for the abundance of natural light.

From £134 per person per night, sleeps 4

This aptly named apartment is situated on the 15th floor, and we know what that means. Enter the covered balcony through the sliding doors, and feast your eyes on the city spread in front of you. Where to explore next?

From £66 per person per night, sleeps 3

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