• Destinations,  Europe,  France

    Budget Accommodation in Paris: Maison d’Accueil de l’Assomption

      If you’re looking for budget accommodation in Paris, consider staying with nuns! 🙂   I highly recommend the Maison d’Accueil de l’Assomption, the Motherhouse of the Assumption Sisters. This was where we checked in when we were in Paris a few months back.  The  hostel is actually a retreat house operated by the Assumption Sisters, a Catholic religious order founded in 1839 in France by St. Marie Eugenie of Jesus. But it’s also open to the public.  Room rates include breakfast consisting of a selection of hot beverages (coffee, tea, milk), fresh juice,  bread with butter and jam, cereal, and fruits.   The rooms are quite comfy. Here’s mine:   A…