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The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

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Young & Happy Latin Quarter by Hiphophostels

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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Property Description

Young & Happy Hostel opened in 1983 and it was the first independent hostel

It's located in the historical and famous Rue Mouffetard, a perfect district for the local people, the tourists, and the students. Ernest Hemingway refers to it, in “The Moveable Feast” as that, “quaint little shopping street” Known worldwide for its bars, its galleries, its restaurants and its atmosphere, the Latin quarter is a wonderful place of Paris. You could visit the Cathédrale Notre-Dame, the gardens of Luxembourg, the Jardin Botanique, the Panthéon , because they are near our hostel. Moreover, all the activities, and touristic sites of Paris are easily accessible by the subway.
The Young and Happy Hostel,is the perfect hostel of the traveler: we sleep in its dormitory, we play at its football table, we cook there, and we sit together with travelers from the world,making friends for an indefinite time or for the life..
Let's Go Europe 2007 called Young & Happy :' A backpacker's home away from home'. The lively atmosphere, clean rooms and relaxed staff make for an enjoyable stay.
Enjoy our Happy Hour where people meet and make memories in one of the most beautiful place in the French Capital.
The Wi-Fi is free in the entire hostel, and the rooms are cleaned every day also, without extra fees..You can get a yummy parisian breakfast for 6€ per day and per person. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 7.5

  • Security 8.8

  • Location 9.2

  • Staff 9.2

  • Atmosphere 8.2

  • Cleanliness 7.3

  • Facilities 7.3

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    11 Jul 2019
    Great people who were willing to help with any situation, great rooms, clean kitchen, and amazing location
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 9.4


    26 Jul 2019
    They are very helpful in resolve any situations. I had a confused situation about rooms and dorms with another group and they handled very well. Everybody stayed happy in the end. Thanks.
    Brazil, Male, 31-40
  • 8.6


    07 Aug 2019
    This hostel was located in a very safe part of Paris but that means it is a slight walk from some of the big attractions. The rooms and bathrooms were very clean and the staff were friendly and helpful. However the kitchen downstairs smelled really bad and the smell of smoke from outside would often waft down into the basement making it hard to sit down there. Overall though it was a great hostel.
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3


    03 Jul 2019
    Fantastic Staff and great location with all the cheap bars and restaurants within 5 minutes walk. Very cramped rooms with minimal charging stations and very small toilets - somewhat expected in Parisian Hostels I've been told. Otherwise nice and friendly hostel.
    Australia, Male, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    18 Jul 2019
    Would stay again :)
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 6.9


    05 Aug 2019
    There was a mix up with the beds and apprently I slept in someone elses bed, because the staff had cleaned out the wrong one. Luckily my roomates were super nice and it ended up being fine. The showers and toilets were dirty. I was the only one in the room who could charge their phone while sleeping. Location amazing!! Overall fine.
    Finland, Female, 18-24
  • 6.9


    25 Jul 2019
    There was no air conditioning or fans which made the 40 degree heat unbearable. On top of this the showers had no temperature control and the water was burning hot. Also, the bathrooms are only located on the second floor which is quite inconvenient if you’re staying on the fourth.
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 6.9


    21 Jul 2019
    friendly staff who were happy to help, but the kitchen needs a revamp, one little bar fridge was insufficient and I was only able to locate one spoon during my stay. The rooms were also very hot, it was a heat wave, but the only fan I saw was at the check in desk. Not enough plugs in the rooms and no showers or toilets on the third floor. The location however was very easy to navigate.
    Australia, Female, 25-30
  • 6.0


    08 Aug 2019
    The price of the hostel was really all for location. The staff were friendly but the hostel itself was not worth the price. The rooms were cramped and did not have enough lockers for everyone in the room. The hostel itself was not super clean, especially the common areas. Kitchen was small and dirty, and there were times when people were smoking in the hostel despite the no smoking rules. The showers were a bit of a disaster, water leaked everywhere. I’m sure you can find better value elsewhere
    Canada, Mixed Group, 18-24
  • 5.1


    31 Jul 2019
    Really unclean and staff was argumentative about, saying that my standards of having trash taken out each day was too high. Staff didn’t want to put a towel on the floor of the bathroom even when I explained that water was coming out of the shower and getting all over the floor. If you need to use a kitchen or a fridge, don’t bother staying here. They only have one tiny mini fridge, packed full and smelling bad. They don’t have spoons. The rooms are impractical and floors have decade old stains.
    USA, Female, 25-30
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free City Tour
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Adaptors
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Microwave
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Towels Not Included
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Express check-in / out
  • Fax Service
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Foosball
  • Wi-Fi


  • 2016

    2nd, Best Large Hostel Chain

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