|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
My apartment will seduce those who are looking for a charming place ideally located in the historic Paris. The Marais is one of the oldest districts of the city, but also one of the most animated.
The Pompidou center (Beaubourg), Notre-Dame cathedral, Saint-Louis Island, and the Louvre museum are all within walking distance.
Located in a pedestrian street, this quiet pied-à-terre is on the first European floor with elevator access (second floor American). It can sleep up to 4 people.
It has been carefully designed and consists of 2 rooms.The bedroom (not totally closed) has a double bed and gives onto a small inner courtyard so quietness is absolute.
In the living area, you will find a comfortable sofa bed (with a real mattress) for two people and modern amenities : high-speed Wi-Fi, free long-distance phone calls, television, DVD player and a Hi-fi music system with an iPod connection.
The kichenette is fully equipped: microwave, a two plate ceramic hob and enough utensils,cutlery and crockery to serve four people quite easily on the extendable dining table in the main living area. This apartment also houses a fully programmable washing machine.
Lots of restaurants, quaint bistros,...souvenir shops... , department store ...and all kinds of shops surround this lovely apartment. You also have a supermarket at the doorstep open from 9am to 10pm and on Sundays mornings.
The closest subway stop is “Hôtel de ville” only a few steps away.
EXPLORE ON FOOT these famous sights and museums :
• The Pompidou Center (Beaubourg), round the corner
• The River Seine with its second hand booksellers and 'Paris Beach' in the summer : round the corner
• Notre-Dame Cathedral, 5 minutes walk
• Saint-Louis Island, 5 minutes walk
• The Louvre Museum, 15 minutes walk
• The Conciergerie, 10 minutes walk
• The Holy Chapel, 5 minutes walk
• The Carnavalet Museum (the museum of the history of Paris), 10 minutes walk
• Place des Vosges (Victor Hugo's house), 10 minutes walk
• Picasso Museum , 10 minutes walk
• Tour Saint-Jacques, 2 minutes walk
The Latin quarter is also at walking distance.
• The Eiffel Tower and the Champs-Elysées are only a 20 minute Metro ride away.
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=TRANSPORTATION METRO & EXPRESS TRAINS RER =
Located in the very heart of the city, this apartment is in a strategic area, close to several metro stations and ideal for easily reaching all the major points of interest Paris has to offer.
- the Metro station 'Hôtel de ville' round the corner Metro lines 1 & 11.
- 'Châtelet', 'Châtelet-les-halles' stations hub and meeting point of major Paris transportation (Metro lines 1, 4, 7, 11, 14 and express trains RER lines A, B, D). For instances: Direct access from/to Charles de Gaulle airport, Disneyland Paris, Gare du Nord.
- Metro/RER station 'Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame' (Express train RER lines B, C, Metro line 4). For instance direct access from/to the Palace of Versailles
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= BOAT SHUTTLE =
To navigate around Paris , you also have the boat shuttle 'Batobus' on the river Seine with a stop close to the apartment!...Slower than the metro but you will also have the opportunity to discover Paris at the same time and it is also much more fun! With the Batobus, you can go for instance to the Champs-Elysées, or to the Orsay museum.
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Take your time to enjoy the French way of life and wander through open air markets. You cannot help but be filled with inspiration and a desire to go home to cook the gorgeous things offered. Colors and nice smells are everywhere! This is definitely a happy place!
The Bastille market, the largest outdoor market in Paris is two metro stops from the apartment, or 25 minutes walk through the amazing district of the Marais…
And round the corner: The 'Baudoyer market'
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- The luxurious departement store BHV (Bazaar de l'Hotel de Ville) is only one stone from the apartment: Men's and women's fashion, shoes, jewelry, perfumes, beauty, books and gifts, and several other departments can be browsed for hours...
- you can also troll along trendy RUE DE RIVOLI where you'll find beautiful shops of all kinds!
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BAKERIES / RESTAURANTS
'La pause Beaubourg' is around the corner: breakfast, café's, homemade dishes served all day. ....
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'Aux Délices de Beaubourg' boulangerie (bakery) at 20 rue de Renard, this is a great bakery/pastries and take away meals, only a few steps away...
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The restaurant ' Bistrot Beaubourg' at 25 rue Quincampoix is a typical old bistrot of the 'Marais'! . A great place for lunch or dinner, and last but not least...at very reasonable prices!
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the Crepe restaurant' Beaubourg', at the doorstep (Stravinsky square)!. Enjoy a delicious crepe with every ingredient! They also have a wonderful range of French made beers and a very good cider from Normandy.
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The famous 'Benoit' Restaurant (chef Alain Ducasse), is also round the corner! A favorite address of all lovers of great French food who appreciate its family spirit and warm and friendly atmosphere; the restaurant Benoit which opened in 1912, remains one of the last authentic Parisians bistrots.
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- The 'Wine Touch' at 61 rue Quincampoix
The best place for wine tasting and discover wine without pressure... The owner has a huge selection of wines to suit every taste and every pocket. Whatever your wine tastes are, Philippe will show you the wine that you want! Grab some cheese and charcuterie from next door and you are set! You can stay there for hours. And, you are sure to go home with some bottles!
~~~~~~~ Just Enjoy 'La Belle Vie', You are in Paris! ~~~~~~
A big thanks to all my wonderful guests who really appreciate my best efforts to offer a "Home Away" from home at a very affordable price. Thanks for your input and your support.
This apartment is perfect for visitors who want to be in the very centre of the historic Paris, with everything in easy walking distance.
Comfortable, clean, and a couple of blocks away from the Pompidou Center. Apartment is very well set up, with all the modern amenities you crave to make you feel at home. We are a family of four, three adults and my 10 years old daughter, and the flat provided enough room and comfort for our weary bodies after a full day of walking this beautiful city. Laurence, the owner, was gracious and an excellent communicator. I recommend her property wholeheartedly if you want a charming and welcoming retreat from which to explore this old town.
My wife and I spent four nights in this charming little apartment. It is exactly as described, and pictured, in the listing. It is well-situated in a vibrant neighborhood, filled with eateries, shops, markets, and beautiful public spaces. It is steps away from the Metro, and within an easy walk of any number of attractions. The apartment was well-appointed and spotlessly clean; the neighborhood is fun and friendly. Laurence, the owner, is gracious and hospitable, and very accessible. She communicated with us frequently throughout the rental process, and always responded promptly to our questions. She greeted us upon our arrival at the apartment, and provided us with all manner of helpful tips to make our stay even more enjoyable. The apartment is an excellent value, and Laurence is a delight to work with--we recommend it highly.
First of all, I would like to thank the owner Laurence for everything! She is very accommodating, friendly, and helpful. Me and my husband and two adult children really enjoyed our 10-day stay in her lovely and very cozy apartment. We did not regret one single day. This was our first time renting an apartment and Laurence made everything easy and flawless from the start. She answered every question I had prior to booking and arrival. She communicated regularly with me, providing excellent information and recommendations in advance. The photos described the apartment PERFECTLY- and the apartment and its location is JUST AS DESCRIBED by the owner. Whether its your first or sixth times in Paris you would LOVE staying here!!! No matter what age group you belong to or what interests you have, you will be sure to have a great time here - very centrally located and just the perfect place to explore Paris! The apartment is VERY CLEAN and we felt very comfortable right away- you would feel at home as soon as you walked in the apartment. It is very secure and the neighbors are very friendly when you meet them in the entrance hallway. We never had any problems getting a good night's sleep. I would also like to mention that Laurence helped me with contacting the shuttle service to confirm our arrival in Paris. She would go out of her way to help you, so do not hesitate to ask her. THANK YOU, Laurence for making our visit to Paris wonderful experience! YOU ARE THE BEST!!!!
We had a wonderful 3 days in Paris. This is the perfect spot for exploring - 2 minutes walk from Notre Dame and the Seine. We walked to the Arc de Triomphe and across to the Eiffel Tower which was lovely. The apartment is spotlessly clean and was perfect for the four of us. Others have said before, but we can also confirm that Laurence is a wonderfully welcoming and helpful host! We could not have asked for more and would recommend this apartment wholeheartedly - and hope to be back. Many thanks
This apartment is just as described by the owner. The location is perfect, within easy walking distance to everything you need as well as the metro and many of the major tourist sights. The building is safe and quiet with the windows closed. This is a lively and interesting part of Paris! We loved the area. The owner was helpful and responsive from my first contact with her and throughout our stay.
The apartment is lovely decorated and full equiped offering you everything you need. It's located in the París'heart perfect to disco ver the city. The metro station is a Fer stops away as well as a boulangerie to Buy a splandid baggette.
Laurence its owner is very KIND providing you guiadance AND help if you need it.
I recommend this property100%
Jorge AND family
Next to the apartment: THE STRAVINSKY SQUARE with all the restaurants overlooking the Stravinsky fontain! After a visit to the museum, come here to relax in the calm and the sunshine!
|Rental Period||Minimum Price||Additional Nights||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event Price|
Low season / Basse saison
1 Nov 2015 - 20 Dec 2015
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
|Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €5 per night, per additional guest|
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
|Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €7 per night, per additional guest|
|Refundable Damage Deposit||€200|
|Cleaning / Ménage||€50|
For a very short stay (1, 2 or 3 nights) an additional fee (between €30 and €50 according to season) might be added to the total of your stay.
For a late check-in (after 7pm), please let me know before booking to see if this is possible on my part. A supplement might be requested.
Supplement for check in or checkout on Sundays or on a bank holiday.
25% deposit when booking,
Payment by credit card (PayPal - secured payment on line) or by direct bank transfer.
Please Note: The owner of this property accepts payment in the original currency specified (EUR), before use of conversion tool. The conversion tool is provided for your convenience only. The owner may accept other currencies if specifically agreed in advance.