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Young & Happy Latin Quarter by Hiphophostels

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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous 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 7.6

  • Security 8.8

  • Location 9.4

  • Staff 8.9

  • Atmosphere 8.2

  • Cleanliness 7.4

  • Facilities 7.2

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    30 May 2019
    Nice location with great value of money. 5 star hostel!!!
    Malaysia, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    15 May 2019
    Young & Happy was in the BEST location in Paris. Walking distance from lots of shops and great food. The rooms were very clean and the beds were comfortable. The staff were so friendly and helpful with recommendations. I will definitely be back!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 9.7


    12 Jun 2019
    Great hostal
    Mexico, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    03 Jun 2019
    The staff was so welcoming and helpful. I loved the atmosphere and had a wonderful time. The neighborhood is lively and has endless food options, but not super loud. My only problem was that I had to lug my large suitcase up three flights of stairs, but really it was my fault it was so big and it was the top floor of the hostel, which was worth it to live on. Also, the room was pretty warm at night and if we left the window open for ventilation, it was somewhat loud. But it was amazing!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 9.4


    30 May 2019
    It was really great, the service was good!
    Chile, Female, 25-30
  • 9.4


    07 May 2019
    First time staying in the Latin Quarter and we had a great time! Close to the metro, tons of restaurants and bars, and shops along the road. We found the location to be great and found there was tons to do on every side street. There’s a small grocery store next door to the hostel if you need anything which was great for grabbing food to make in the kitchen downstairs. The building was good, but the staff was great! Very friendly and helpful!! We will be back!
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 8.0


    29 May 2019
    Really fun, great spot with easy access to everything. Staff was super nice and helpful. Showers kind of sucked and the rooms were pretty cramped would be the only negatives. Would stay again.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    18 May 2019
    The best part about this hostel is the location. It's right on a busy street in the Latin Quarter. There are tons of restaurants and shops along the street and a metro station close by. The rooms were fine, clean sheets and decent beds. The bathrooms and showers could use some work. There were not a lot of hooks, mirrors, counter space, etc. which made getting ready for the day difficult. It felt like "roughing it" compared to other hostels I've stayed in, but if you're not picky it is fine!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 6.9


    08 May 2019
    The rooms are really small. the bathrooms aren't communal like most hostels, there is one bathroom in each dorm room, which makes it difficult in the morning when 10 people are all needing to use one bathroom. It was also pretty dirty. The sheets and blankets smells dirty and there was a used bandaid stuck to on of my sheets :(
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 4.9


    14 May 2019
    Based on the ratings I expected a very nice hostel, but several things made my stay here not very pleasant. Firstly, the staff would smoke cigarettes directly in front of open doors causing all of the common areas to smell like cigarettes. Secondly, the lockers in the rooms were barely large enough to store a small backpack, let alone any luggage, so my belongings were unattended during the day. Thirdly, there were only three toilets for 5 floors of rooms.I would go on but I'm out of characters.
    USA, Male, 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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