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Elegant, Romantic and close to the Palace, for 2-4 guests

People4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 376 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

a stylish studio with a separate kitchen and 2 bicycles for 2-4 guests

WIFI and free phone to over 120 countries landlines (including Europe, Americas, Oceania, Asia, etc).

Welcome to the Sun King dream city !

Live "French style" in our new 35m2 studio which will warmly accommodate you in the historic Saint Louis district of Versailles town.

It is situated only 6 minutes' walk away through beautiful streets from the Versailles Palace and from the RER C station (which leads quickly and directly to Paris down-town: Eiffel Tower, Orsay Museum, Notre-Dame, etc...).

Shops, cafés and restaurants are literally seconds away from your door.

The rate includes all taxes, utilities, high quality bed-linen, large towels, unlimited internet access with WIFI, and free phone to over 120 countries landlines.

The building dates from the 18th century but our classic studio was renovated in May 2014. We are on the “noble” second level (“étage noble” in French) where ceilings are over 10 feet high. Only a few steps to climb, easy for bringing your luggage and your shopping. The access to the building is secured by two digital access codes.

In the bright main room with its French traditional flavor, you will find a double bed and a double sofa-bed (both 140cm wide).

We have designed a kitchen separated from the main room, equipped to the best standards. To save on your shopping time, we provide you a starting supply of spices and condiments. Shampoo and shower-gel are also provided so you do not have to bring your own, making your travel bags lighter!

On top of these, we have prepared two adult bicycles for you to stroll the streets and parks of Versailles at leisure.

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What to see in our neighborhood ?

The Palace of Versailles is a set of remarkable constructions which consist of the Royal Palace itself, the Orangerie, the World famous gardens, the Grand Trianon, the Petit Trianon and the Queen's Hamlet.

But also, the town of Versailles in its St. Louis and Notre Dame areas shows a splendid architectural unity, as it was built mainly in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries and it offers wonderful walks and discoveries. Do not be afraid of falling from starvation, there are more than 200 bars and restaurants where you can restore your strength.

To help you a little at the beginning: a few meters from our place, the rue du Maréchal Joffre is bordered on one side by the Saint Louis Cathedral (1754) and on the other by the Potager du Roi (the King's Vegetable Garden), which you can visit and where you can buy fruits and vegetables as they were provided to the Royal Court . You can walk 3 minutes further and see the Carrés Saint Louis, a 1737 'shopping mall' !

-In the opposite direction , right after crossing the rue de l'Orangerie, our street becomes the pedestrian rue de Satory, lined with shops and restaurants. Fancy a croissant in the morning? This is also the path that leads to the castle of Versailles (6 minutes from our place).

You can also walk 3 minutes to the west and enjoy watching, opposite the Orangerie, the Pièce d'eau des Suisses, a beautiful pond partly built by the Swiss Guards of Louis XIV in 1678.

Exhibitions running soon at the Versailles Palace:

Peter the Great, a tsar in France. 1717

From May 30th till September 24th 2017, this exhibition will be dedicated to the stay of Peter the Great in Paris and at the Palace of Versailles in May and June 1717, celebrating the tercentenary of his trip in France.

To know more:

http://en.chateauversailles.fr/news/exhibitions/peter-great-tsar-france-1717

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What about Paris, 17 km away ?

Many Versaillais commute every day to Paris. To go to Paris by public transport is very easy, the RER C is 6 minutes walk from the studio (Versailles Rive Gauche station) and takes you in 30 minutes directly to the Eiffel Tower, the Musée d'Orsay or Notre-Dame stations.

If you want to go to La Défense, you should instead take the A or H bus for 10 minutes to reach the Versailles Rive Droite station where the train (L line) will bring you there in 20 minutes.

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An ideal base for touring the West of Paris

If you have a vehicle, you can take advantage of our location in Versailles to avoid traffic jams and visit more easily the area west of Paris that is quite interesting. Some suggestions:

-11 km away, the Château de Monte-Cristo , a surprising villa that Dumas built with his copyrights from the novel of the same name in 1846.

-12 km away, the Château de Malmaison, owned by Josephine de Beauharnais, Napoleon's first wife. The Museum houses beautiful Empire style furniture.

-15 km away, Saint Germain en Laye, the birthplace of Louis XIV , do not miss the seventeenth century narrow streets and the National Museum of Archaeology in the Royal Castle of Saint Germain en Laye ( 30,000 objects from prehistory to the Merovingian dynasty).

-65 km away, Giverny, Home and Garden of Claude Monet. Everything has been restored to the condition that the artist has known . Beautiful gardens and a house with a soul ... 10 km on the way back, you should visit La Roche-Guyon, a picturesque village with a surprising castle built against, into and on top of the chalk cliffs overlooking the Seine valley.

- if you're waking up a bit early, why not visit the Invasion beaches in Normandy ? It takes 3 hours and about 260 km to go to Arromanches , but it is perfectly feasible on a single day trip.

More Details

Owner
Romain & Elise BERARD
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French, Mandarin
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 August, 2017

About Romain & Elise BERARD

French and Chinese couple with 3 kids. We live West of Paris

Romain & Elise BERARD purchased this studio in 2014

Why Romain & Elise BERARD chose Yvelines

Versailles is a wonderful town not as well known as its famous castle. We hope you'll enjoy discovering this place as much as we did.

What makes this studio unique

If you like 17th and 18th century architecture and city planning, you'll fall in love with Versailles. Also a way to discover Paris while staying in the green and exclusive west suburbs.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday studio in Versailles in Yvelines

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 376 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • Monument View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Washbasin, toilets, tiled shower, towel heater
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Main Room - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , both 140 cm wide
  • One 20m2 Bedroom with a standard double bed, a double sofa bed, table, TV, 2 windows, one chest of drawers, a decorative fireplace
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Baby bed and baby high-chair available on request

Reviews

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Elegant, Romantic and close to the Palace, for 2-4 guests
average rating of 4.876923 based on 65 reviews
5

Lovely apartment in fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful authentic apartment in a great location for access to the palace and range of great restaurants and patisseries. Owner kept in contact before and throughout stay to ensure we had everything we needed. Would definitely reccomend and will be going back again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
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5

High quality, highly recommended

  • 5 of 5

Clean, well equipped and well appointed and great communication from the owners throughout

Great location for exploring Versailles, probably better if you don't have a car but not a criticism

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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5

An very nice, clean apartment located near great food and walking distance to the Palace

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for several days in July of 2017 and found it to be a lovely apartment in a great neighborhood with a small grocery store nearby as well as excellent restaurants and pubs within just a couple of blocks. The main Versailles train station is also a very short walk away. There's a beautiful park nearby, and the Palace of Versaille is a 5 minute walk away. Step out the front door of this building, turn left and walk 60 seconds and there are multiple very good restuarants.

The apartment itself is clean and modern, with all ameneties you might need. Easily sleeps three, could sleep two couples easily as long as you're comfortable with sharing the same room. Modern, well stocked kitchen and bathroom. Would definitely suggest staying here if you're spending any time in Versailles.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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5

beautiful place. Centrally located.

  • 5 of 5

We loved the apartment. Location was great, close to restaurants and the palace. We rode bikes around the city and palace. Visited St. Louis church.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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5

We loved our stay!

  • 5 of 5

From start to finish our experience with Romain and our stay in the apartment was top rate. The apartment is lovely with beautiful windows as its main aesthetic draw. The apartment was well stocked with sundries and kitchen equipment. The location of the apartment (5 minutes for Place Versailles, 5 minutes to the train station, 2 minutes to a lovely street full of restaurants to suit all tastes) made our stay one that we won't soon forget. We would definitely stay here again!

Laurie and Paul

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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5

Charming, well-furnished, clean and close to everything in Versailles

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay in Versaille at this wonderful studio apartment. The location is extremely convenient for parking, restaurants, shops and all of the sights of Versailles. The studio had everything we needed and made our stay a memorable one. The hosts are extremely helpful.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
CDG Airport
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Tabac
Nearest Golf
3.5 Kilometres
Golf de La Boulie
Nearest Train
450 Metres
RER C Versailles Rive Gauche-Chateau de Versailles
Nearest Motorway
4.2 Kilometres
A13
Nearest Restaurant
20 Metres
A la Ferme
Nearest Beach
200 Kilometres
Deauville, Normandy
Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday studio in Versailles, Ile-de-France (Paris region)

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
August Discount
1 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
£192
for 2 nights
From
£82
£530
£1,672
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £5 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£228
for 2 nights
From
£100
£576
£1,672
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £5 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £27.41
Additional Guest Fee £4.57 per person per night
Damage Deposit £274.07

Linen, towels, water, electricity, WIFI internet, local tax are all included in our rates (also a starting supply of tea, coffee, spices...). For long term stays, we offer a regular cleaning and change of linen.
Linge de lit, serviettes, eau, électricité, internet WIFI, taxe de séjour sont inclus dans nos tarifs (ainsi qu'un fond de cuisine de thé, café et condiments...). Pour les séjours longue durée, nous vous offrons un ménage et changement de linge réguliers

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