The chic, boutique La Villa Saint Germain Des Prés drops you in the midst of Paris's lovely 6th arrondissement, steps from the Seine and Musée d'Orsay.
Each air-conditioned guestroom uses local artworks and natural light to create a calm feel. You'll have free WiFi, satellite TV, and an iPod dock along with bonus amenities like robes and slippers.
Begin your day with a buffet of cheeses, pastries, and fresh juices. After hitting all the sights, take a seat in the hotel's stylish lobby lounge and indulge in a cocktail. Room service is available if you like to relax in your room.
If you feel the need to work out, the hotel's fitness room is open to all guests.
You can tap into this neighborhood's history by walking 3 blocks to Les Deux Magots, the café where artists such as Hemingway and Picasso liked to chill. Other big sights, like the Louvre, are a short walk across the River Seine.