Live the parisians dream in the heart of the 13th

The Urban Bivouac Hotel *** is located in the east of the 13th arrondissement of Paris, in the Tolbiac district, close to Bercy and the Seine and minutes from the French National Library, Austerlitz train station, the Gobelins, and the famous Place d’Italie.

Urban Bivouac - Le Quartier


 in Paris 13

Tolbiac is a relatively young and vibrant neighbourhood, urban yet calm. Near the hotel, you will easily find green pockets such as Paul Nizan park, Berthe Morisot garden or Choisy park.

The district boasts cultural attractions, art galleries and a bounty of shops and restaurants, a thriving cultural and business hub. The hotel is less than 100 metres from Olympiades, Paris’ Chinatown.


If you take public transport, Olympiades metro station (line 14) is less than a minute’s walk from the hotel. There are also bus stops right outside. From the hotel, you can effortlessly get around Paris and easily reach the city’s train stations and airports.

Hotel Urban Bivouac - Situation


It takes 14 minutes to get to Gare de Lyon to catch your TGV, 14 minutes or so to go window-shopping at the high-end department stores and enjoy the Paris hypercentre, 14 minutes/2 to travel to see your favourite band in concert at the ACCOR ARENA. The metro line 14 is a 100% automatic line and the station is accessible for people with reduced mobility. Just outside the hotel!

Line 7 – Tolbiac Station: After 700 metres, you are at the hotel’s doorstep

Line 6 (Aerial metro) – Nationale Station: at 900 metres

Tramway 3a  – Porte d’Ivry Station: at 900 meters

Hotel Urban Bivouac - Situation


A quiet area with easy parking, plus an area to drop off luggage in front of the hotel.
To park, we recommend the nearby paying car parks:

Zen Park 

Hotel Urban Bivouac - Situation


Charles De Gaulle : RER B to Châtelet stop then line 14 to Olympiades stop

Orly : RER C to Bibliothèque François Mitterrand then line 14 to Olympiades

Hotel Urban Bivouac - Situation


Gare de Lyon = direct 6 mn (line 14 Olympiades)
Gare St Lazare = direct 15 mn (line 14 Olympiades)
Gare Bercy = direct 5 mn (line 14 Olympiades)
Gare de l’Est = direct 25 mn (line 7 Tolbiac)
Gare Montparnasse = direct 10mn (line 6 Nationale)
Gare du Nord from Gare de Lyon 9mn (RER D)
Gare d’Austerlitz from BNF > 3mn (RER C)


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