Between 2011 and 2017, a survey shows that the number of wine merchants in Paris will increase by 11%. It is growing strongly. There are many wine and champagne bars, wine shops and bistros in the capital. Wine lovers will be delighted. Tourists can find wines at reasonable prices, around €4.5 in some of the city's brasseries. Nevertheless, these wines remain of very good quality. However, in the gastronomic restaurants, the wines are more expensive. It is possible to have a wine experience in the 8th arrondissement, as you will find as many wine shops as gastronomic restaurants. It might not be possible to do it all in one day, so think about staying in the area and staying at the Hotel Saint Honoré Paris.
Professionals make people discover wine by unusual means. The Parisian sommeliers plan a lot of activities every year so that everyone has a different and complete experience. A visit to the Louvre cellars, for example, calls on all the organs of the senses to understand wine. It is also possible to taste champagnes chosen by wine merchants during a cruise visit. In the same way, Parisian agencies offer tours and activities combining oenology and gastronomy. There are even special activities for lovers. For novices, some professionals offer oenology courses where exchange, conviviality and tasting are on the agenda. The wine merchants of the 8th arrondissement also offer fun wine activities for wine lovers. If you want to take part in some of them, staying at the Hôtel Saint Honoré Paris will allow you to go and discover them easily and in a short time.
Whether you are a fine connoisseur or a neophyte, the 8th arrondissement is the temple of wine where you can juggle hundreds of references. It will be easy for you to find wine bars, bistros or restaurants to discover the great vintages but also the appellations, without forgetting the instructive activities offered by the sommeliers. The Hotel Saint Honoré Paris is right in the middle of all this excitement. It is a hotel that offers comfortable accommodation at low prices. Our restaurant also has a range of quality wines offered by our chef to accompany your menu.