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Typical Parisian apartment

Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Space 602 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights


About the property

It is ideally located, 200 m from the market of rue Moufetard. Not far from the Pantheon, La Sorbone, the Jardin des Plantes... It is carefully decorated completely renovated, very bright with view of a large avenue but very well sound proofed. Large choice of restaurant in the area. Subway, taxi station, many buses, and Velib 100 m away.


Anne Bousquet-Dreyfus
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

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

Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
30 March, 2018

About Anne Bousquet-Dreyfus

We have always lived in the 5th Arrondissement. We love art, design, and travelling. We divide our time between the management of an Art and Creation centre and a medical research technology business.

Anne Bousquet-Dreyfus purchased this apartment in 1990

Why Anne Bousquet-Dreyfus chose Jardin des Plantes

It is a family apartment that we have recently renovated and where, in a few years, our second daughter will live in.

What makes this apartment unique

Very sunny and very well located in an area which has kept its authenticity. Very Parisian atmosphere. The building was built at the end of the 19th century.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Jardin des Plantes in 5th Arrondissement

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 602 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • town
  • Historic
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Bathroom 1 - Bath (no shower)
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced


Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(48 traveller reviews)

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Typical Parisian apartment
average rating of 4.3958335 based on 48 reviews

Muy lindo departamento!

  • 5 of 5

Muy cálido, cómodo equipado y limpio. El metro 7 en la esquina. Muy buen acceso. Para mejorar, un horno grill. Y me parece que en el piso de arriba estaban en obra, con lo cual sentíamos bastante el ruido x las mañanas. Salvo eso, un excelente lugar para hacer base en París! :)

  • Review Submitted: 16-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Estamos encantados de darles la bienvenida a estos inquilinos. Nuestros intercambios siempre han sido agradables, el apartamento ha sido devuelto en perfectas condiciones y, por lo tanto, es un placer para nosotros recibirlos nuevamente.
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Adequate, great location

  • 3 of 5

The apartment was clean and convenient. The location perfect. Anne answered my questions by email. I would return to this apartment if the peeling paint in the bathroom was fixed. The metal cabinets were unattractive, but there were enough dishes, towels, etc. Loved Paris.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice flat for 4 - great area of town!

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our stay very much, the area is great, everything around from supermarkets, bakers, restaurants and the Rue Mufftard in 5 Minutes walking distance. City bicicle rent just oposite. Flat sufficiently sized for 4 people (double bed for couple in one bedroom, two beds for teenager daughters in other bedroom), small kitchen, bathroom with seperate toilet and a living room. Nicly furnished, clean, good window insulation - no street noise at all with closed windows. Very friendly and organised host - great stay!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sad Loved Paris but the flat not so much

  • 2 of 5

The location was great and the price was fair but the condition of this flat was not good. Communication with the owner was poor. I was told I did not respond and I had. We had one active phone and the number and email were sent. Owner on vacation (which we knew ahead of time). The person taking her place also not available and the third person spoke Spanish. Biggest concern, peeling walls in the bathroom and mold on the ceiling. Difficult door lock, door to toilet didn't close. I will say we loved Paris, but this flat needs lots of work.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Unfortunately we suffered a lot of water damage 2 months ago from the apartment above. Before carrying out the repairs, several expertises carried out by the insurance companies were necessary. We should now be able to repair these damaged parts by the end of the month. We are aware of the inconvenience and are doing everything possible to resolve this situation as soon as possible. For information and to show that we take care of the apartment we have just changed some of the furniture of the living room with a new table and new armchairs ....
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Great apartment in a great neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

Charming apartment in a secure building. Great restaurants and shops all around. Nearby metro stop gives access to the entire city. Would stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We were very happy with our guests. Great exchanges before their venue and during their stay. They left the apartment in perfect shape and we would be pleased to received them another time.
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Charleston, West Virginia

Bare Bones

  • 2 of 5

If all you care about is location and not paying too much for a Paris apartment, this can work. The photos make it look nicer than it is. The reality is that it's old and in need of upkeep, very noisy from traffic when you open the windows (which you must do because of the heat), has a barely functioning kitchen, and two of the three beds being about six inches from the floor. There is no such thing as being quiet inside due to metal cabinets clanging and worn out wood floors creaking with every step. This place is for the self sufficient who like the adventure of figuring everything out for yourself since the landlady offers no direct help. Instead she sends a very sweet Italian woman to let you in who cannot answer most questions for English speakers. Best aspect by far is the location.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Regarding all our other comments , It is the first time that we receive such negative one. The dissatisfaction of this costumers seems particularly out of scale with the reality of our offer. The apartment is on Avenue des Gobelins and the traffic is evidently typical of a big city ; for that reason all are windows are sounproof but I guess with the 3 days of heat wave we had 10 days ago in Paris, they opened the window on the street of one the 2 bedrooms. It is important to mention that the other bedroom is on the other side of the building so it is completely quiet without any noise. About the floor which is craking, it is again the first time that we receive this kind comment. Again It is an Hausmanian building typical of the beginning of the 20th century in Paris. There is a parquet in all the floor of the apartment and we put nice and antik carpets in every rooms... About the furnishing, we just bought a new sofa in the living room and builded a new wardorbe in one of the bedroom ect... In conclusion, we think that those costumers were particularly exaggerating and taht their comments are not unfounded. However, they had probably they reasons to be so unhappy and we respect that . But we also wonder if this great dissatisfaction it not also due to other reasons than just our apartment ?
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Nearest Airport
12 Kilometres
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Austerlitz railway station
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres

Many brasseries, cafés and restaurants (French and International cuisine) close by. We will provide you with a list of well-known restaurants.


Prices & Availability

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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