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Sunny Apartment next to Fontainebleau Chateau and INSEAD

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
People
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Fontainebleau

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1.25 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Lovely Fontainebleau Apartment For Rent

RUE ALEXIS DURAND

 

Two bedrooms

66 meters: living room, modern kitchen, large balcony

Large windows facing south with plenty of light

Parquet floors with sub-floor heating

Fully furnished: new everything; turn-key

3-minute walk to INSEAD; 5-minute walk to center of town

Bus-stop to train station within 100 meters

Underground parking included

Apartment is ideal for tourists who wish to take day trips into Paris, but stay in a smaller city. Local commuter trains leaves hourly for Paris. Fontainebleau itself is charming with a lively downtown area, well-known chateau, and beautiful forest well known for it's rock climbing and hiking trails.

Please do check the calendar to see if the apartment is available for the days you're looking for. I keep it up to date. :)

Keywords: Apartment

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Julia Yaziji
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 November, 2016
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About Julia Yaziji

We are Americans from California who currently live in Switzerland.

Julia Yaziji purchased this apartment in 1998

Why Julia Yaziji chose Seine-et-Marne

This was not originally intended as a vacation rental. It was bought it for our own use.

What makes this apartment unique

Fontainebleau is an absolutely charming town, with culture and energy, and lots of great cafes, and very walkable and livable. It is surrounded by a wonderful forest and is a short hop to Paris by car/train.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(24 traveller reviews)

Sunny Apartment next to Fontainebleau Chateau and INSEAD
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 24 reviews
Virginia USA
5

Great apartment! Already planning our fourth stay.

  • 5 of 5

Don and I give a big thumb's up to our one-month stay in this lovely

Fontainebleau apartment. This was our third time staying there, and it

fits our needs exactly. It's close to the center of town where there

are many boulangeries, restaurants, and shops. The local bus stop is

just around the corner with a 15-minute ride to the train station that

gets us (and our bicycles, which we rent from La Reine bike shop in

Fontainebleau) to Paris in about 45 minutes. The apartment is

spacious. The beds are comfortable. The washer/dryer is an added

bonus. It's on a quiet street so we can get rest at night from busy

days riding bikes in the close-by Fontainebleau forest and nearby towns,

visiting the chateau only a few blocks away, going to the marché three

times a week for fresh food. Parking in "la cave" is challenging for

anything but a small car, but there is parking on the street, also.

Julia, the owner, was responsive and helpful before and during our

stay. And our contact in Fontainebleau, Sylvie, graciously welcomed us

and was helpful with keys, et cetera. We are already planning our next

visit and hope to stay in our home-away-from-home in France.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Gail and Don. You are wonderful guests and we are lucky to have you stay and take such great care of the apartment when you come. Your feedback is always welcome. I am looking forward to having you stay again.
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4

Great location!

  • 4 of 5

The property was in a great location.. easy to find and walking distance to the Chateau and downtown. Beds were comfortable but the living room furniture was a bit tired when we went in June 2016. Hopefully that will be updated soon. Could of been a bit cleaner but I, admittedly, am picky. The owner was very responsive to helping me with the washer/dryer witch was way different from US washer and dryer systems. I would recommend this property to friends b/c of the proximity to the Fontainbleau forest for hiking, biking and great bouldering and the Chateau with it's beautiful grounds. The train station (Gare) was in Avon about 10-15 minutes from the property to quickly get in to Paris ( and the man at the station was very nice and helpful). We rented a car and it was wonderful to travel around the area but the parking garage spot was much more suited, size wise, to bikes.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Another good stay, returning again fall of 2016.

  • 4 of 5

Spacious apt, plenty of natural light, good size kitchen with table and stools looking out onto lovely courtyard. Great location. Within walking distance to forest, grocery stores, town, bus stop.

We are returning for third visit this fall.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You're always welcome! Thanks for the review.
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5

Outstanding

  • 5 of 5

We had an extraordinary stay in Julia's flat. We stayed for a month over Christmas and the New Year to climb in the forest. This was the perfect rental for us, because it allowed easy access to Paris for days when we decided to rest and great options for dining. The accommodations were great and the location was nearby to the bus, a quick walk to the chateau and/or boulangerie. It was certainly spacious enough for four people (even having four in the kitchen was fine). The walls are kind of thin, so be considerate of the neighbors- not a problem if you're not loudly stomping late at night. Julia was super helpful whenever we had questions, and very sweet to help us out with a couple of issues specific to our needs. The dedicated parking spot was a bit small for the SUV we'd rented, but there was never an issue with parking on the street. I couldn't have asked for a better host. We will most certainly be back and definitely make Julia our first call. If you like comfort, Do yourself a favor -> book this place.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for taking the time to review the Fontainebleau apartment Logan. I hope you come stay again very soon. :)
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5

So good plan to return

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful location, walking distance to forests, town, local food markets and franprix (all purpose grocery and drug store).

Spacious apt, plenty of storage, roomy kitchen with full size refrigerator and 4 burner stove. Windows surround the entire apt, bed is a dream. Firm but comfortable.

Julia is quick to respond to all inquiries and follows through with all your needs. We are so happy with experience, we are returning. Sylvie, who manages apt.is friendly and takes care of any problems quickly.:

  • Review Submitted: Nov 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Boynton Beach, Florida,USA
4

Very good vacation

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our one month vacation at this apartment, Plenty of things to do. Had rented a car and roamed around the area, and a three day trip to Burgundy was great. Would surely return. Were a little disapointed wiht the size of the parking space in the basement garage. Whenever we could find a space in the street we prefered to park there. We suggest a little more amenities: upon our arrival we had to rush to town to purchase a few things like toilet paper and other basic necessities. Otherwise, all went very well. Whenever we needed something, Julia was always ready to help us. Thanks Julia

  • Review Submitted: Oct 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Louis for the review and the feedback. I am glad you enjoyed your stay in the apartment. I will work with Sylvie to see if we can provide some basics in the apartment for our future guests. :)
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Location

Car: not necessary

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Fontainebleau, Seine-et-Marne

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£712
for 7 nights
£712
£1,214
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £502
Cleaning Fee £126

Cancellations that are made more than forty-five (45) days prior to the Check-In
will incur no penalty.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Fontainebleau in Ile-de-France (Paris region)

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 66 m²
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Lift ...
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • Rock Climbing

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