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Smart And Large Studio, Amazing Views, Modern, Sunny, Comfortable, Best-Located

Bedrooms 1
Space 269 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Studio, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2

This very smart Parisian studio is located in the heart of Paris, in a typical Parisian building from the late XIXth century. In front of the Sorbonne University of Paris, five minutes walk away from the Jardin du Luxembourg, Notre-Dame, the Institute du Monde Arabe, the Boulevard Saint-Michel and Place Maubert, in the heart of the Latine Quarter of Paris. The Seine River, in wich Notre-Dame reflects, is 5 minutes walk away, as the Pantheon on the Sainte-Genevieve Hill, where Voltaire and Rousseau are burried.

Tuesdays and Saturdays, the open market takes place on the Place Maubert, with all french food specialities. Every kind of shops throughout the week : supermarket until midnight 3 minutes walk away, pharmacy until 9 pm, 3 minutes walk away, delicatessen shop, butcher, pastry and bakery, dairy (with almost the 365 french different sorts of cheese !), wine merchant, restaurateur, florist, best bookstores 3 minutes walk away, etc, etc.

This bright and sunny flat is located on the 6th floor (American 7th) with a lift to the 5th floor (American 6th) and one more floor on foot. Double-glazed windows and rolling shutters protect you from light and noise during the night.

The Quartier Latin is is a very safe area, with a direct connection to both Parisian airports Charles de Gaulle (40 minutes by train) and Orly (40 minutes by train) from the station Saint Michel, 5 minutes walk away. There are 4 more metro stations around (Cluny-Sorbonne, Odéon, Maubert-Mutualité, Jussieu) connecting to 5 metro lines (RER B and C, lines 4, 7 and 10). 4 buses stop in front of the house, and within five minutes you can reach 10 other bus lines leading to all parts of Paris. Two metro stations from the Musée d'Orsay, direct bus to Louvres Museum, direct to Versailles Castle by metro, only one change to Disneyland Paris, etc. etc.

If you prefer to ride, there are 4 public bicycles (Velib') stations all around (two minutes walk). Taxi station 3 minutes walk away. You could also use the new public electric cars, available in two station down the house, or even take a boat on the Seine River, in front of Notre-Dame, 5 minutes walk away.

Concerning restaurants and night life, not leaving the area, you can choose to spend an evening at the famous cabaret Paradis Latin, experiencing all the types of restaurants Paris may offer, from boat on the Seine, to bistrots and fine restaurants, lots of picture theater, the Public Odeon Theater, etc. etc. The Quartier Latin and Saint Severin district, as the Place de la Contrescarpe will offer the most animated atmosphere, night and day.

The studio is situated in the angle of the house, with two very nice typical balconies, providing for the most amazing views, where you could have breakfast or diner. So it is very bright and sunny, completely refurnished and comfortable, with air-conditioning, a complete kitchen, dishwasher, microwawe oven, washing machine and clothes dryer, very up-to-date furniture and decoration.

A separate bathroom, very bright too, thanks to its Parisian roof window, is well equipped, with Italian shower, hair dryer, towel dryer.

You will find in the fridge on arrival, everything you need for a French breakfast : jams, fresh bread, croissants, butter, milk, orange juice, yogurth, mineral water, coffee, tea.

You may arrive at any time you want, you will be welcomed and we will be happy to help you making your stay a memorable one.

If you would like to pay less fees, do not book online but ask me for direct payment.

More Details

Bernadette and David
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, French, German, Italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
22 June, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Sorbonne in 5th Arrondissement

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 6
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 269 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • city centre ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Italian shower, hair dryer, scales, towel dryer.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Very comfortable double bed.
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Smart And Large Studio, Amazing Views, Modern, Sunny, Comfortable, Best-Located
average rating of 4.9666667 based on 30 reviews

Bright, Quaint, Great Local, Communicative Owner

  • 4 of 5

On the roof level of the 5 flat, this adorable studio is in one of the best areas of Paris. You are steps from the Seine, Notre Dame, Luxembourg Gardens, tombs, and Mausoleum. The area is authentic with many great restaurants, bakeries, and bars to choose from. You can see the Eiffel Tower from the balcony, and the sunset views of it are amazing.

The room itself is a studio and balcony just barely fits 2 people (shoulder width, views are amazing though), but has everything you could need and was clean. David was extremely responsive on inquiries and easy to work with. We would most definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Everything about it was as advertised, great view and location!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here for part of our honeymoon and absolutely loved it! David is great and very welcoming. The location is ideal for walking to the Seine and Notre Dame. Lots of great restaurants within walking difference.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic view and great location

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was compact but had everything we needed to be comfortable in Paris. The views were wonderful and changed with the light. The location was close to everything but not noisy at all. Thank you David for being a great host.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great views

  • 5 of 5

Great location and easy to get anywhere from this location. Views are great and had everything we needed in a compact space. Would recommend this to couples who want to be on the move. David responded immediately to emails and was very helpful.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: April 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We could not ask for more!

  • 5 of 5

I surprised my wife with a trip to Paris this past August. I wanted to create a memorable trip by living as a Parisian for a few days in this wonderful city. We've had success with renting properties on VRBO before. After spending 4 days in David's apartment I can tell you this photos, description and reviews do not do it justice.

I don't even know where to begin with this review. We arrived at the flat after a redeye from the States. There was croissant and baguette waiting for us. The building is quite nice and the flat itself is very cute. Perfect sized for a couple and maybe 1 additional person. It is immaculate and comes with all of the amenities one could need.

The location is a stones throw from St. Michel, Notre Dame, St. Germain de Pres, the Latin Quarter; easy to get to from CDG. You name it! The high floor and central location allow for a wonderful perspective of the city. In the morning we would sit out on the balcony, drink our coffee and enjoy the sunrise. In the evening before bed, we would sit out on the other balcony and enjoy a night cap while watching the Eiffel tower light up.

Thank you David for making our trip to Paris such a success. We will return!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Oct-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Beach
150 Metres
'Paris Plage' along the Seine River in Summer
Car: not necessary


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information


Minimum stay is 3 nights and charge €180.00 per night
If you prefer to pay less fee, don't book online but ask me for direct payment.
For a stay of 5 or 6 nights, charge €160.00 per night (winter : € 150)
For a stay of 7 nights or more, charge €150.00 per night (winter € 140)
For a stay of one month, charge €120.00 per night, i. e. € 3,600.00

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.