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15th Arrondissement

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Situated on the Rive Gauche (left bank) of the River Seine and sharing the Montparnasse district with the 6th and 14th arrondissements, it is the city's most populous arrondissement. The Tour Montparnasse – the tallest skyscraper in Paris – and the...more
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Reviewed January 1, 2019

Loved the 15th - great apartments here, plenty of restaurants and shopping, easy access to Metro and some great history in the area. We will be back for sure...

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Steve-70
Reviewed October 15, 2018

This area is close to Eiffel Tower ... Close to everything you can possibly need as far as restaurants, shops, markets bistros etc. Would definitely stay here if travelling to Paris... Away from the touristy area but just 10 min walk away... Wonderfully located.. A...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank monteleone87
Reviewed September 12, 2018

This is the most populous Arrondissement in Paris, mostly middle class. Full of apartments and the services that real people need. So some good restaurants. Also some nice parks and some historic spots, Hidden treasures.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Thomas V
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Some tall buildings can be seen but modt of them old with some history. Many museums and consulates are here as well

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank samuel8248
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Nice cafes, and shops, easy to get around in. Not too touristy, so a visitor can get a real feel for the Paris that is truly Parisian. Great walking neighborhoods

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank George W
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Not that many obvious tourist sites but this is where many of the people working in the restaurants and shops in the tourist parts of the city actually live. Lots of very good and rather inexpensive, at least by Paris standards, restaurants, nice parks, good...More

Date of experience: April 2018
4  Thank jsthouston
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

The 15th Arrondissement or district is situated on the left bank of the river Seine and is well populated. Home to the Tour Montparnasse, paris's tallest skyscraper.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

My first time in Paris but this location was close to public transport, an easy stroll to a number of important sites and home to a great variety of food/drink locations. Thoroughly recommend.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank BradleySR73
Reviewed July 10, 2017

It is the largest arrondissement by both area and population.The famous skyscraper Tour Montparnasse as well as the neighboring railway station Gare du Montparnasse are both on the eastern border of the 15th arrondissement, although the actual district of Montparnasse is right across the border...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed July 4, 2017

I spent a month living in Paris and I stayed in the 15th arr. I would completely recommend it and encourage anyone to spend their time in the 15th trying as many different restaurants and cultural experiences as possible. I will definitely be coming back....More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Response from Dutch-Mikey | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's not tourist worthy. No high-end shops or monuments; It's a great place to live, but not to visit.