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Experience The City Of Light In A 5 Star Setting

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 390 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Luxurious And Quiet 390 Sqft Ground-floor One-bedroom Studio In A Prime Location

Nestled between two charming cobble stone courtyards with shrubs and plants, this elegant retreat joins old-world charm with modern comfort.

It has been tastefully decorated, with luxurious furnishings, heavy silk curtains, antiques throughout, and dramatically lit exposed-stone walls.

It is absolutely quiet all year long and stays naturally cool during hot summer days.

The bedroom area is equipped with a Queen size bed (160cm) that can be separated into two 80cm beds, a large armoire, bedside tables, and a special locked cupboard to hide valuables.

The living room offers a lounging area with two comfortable armchairs opposite two chair-beds and a dining area seating four.

A large built-in bookcase/cupboard/entertainment center is equipped with CD player, radio, cable television with English-language stations. It contains ample closet space to hang clothing and to hold several extra-large suitcases.

There is Wi-Fi Internet access, and free phone calls to land lines in France, US, Canada and Australia.

The kitchen, covered by a large skylight, is fully equipped with top of the line appliances: electric range with hood, a full conventional electric oven, dishwasher, washer-dryer combination, microwave, full sized refrigerator and freezer, coffee and tea facilities, toaster, a complete supply of cookware, dishes, cutlery and glassware, iron and ironing board.

The bathroom, covered by a skylight and ceiling window is equipped with a shower and an electric towel warmer

There is central heating with radiators in each room.

Enjoy an oasis of peace and ultimate quiet after a busy day sightseeing on the run.

Relax in this luxurious "pied à terre", knowing that our dedicated team is always available.

More Details

Owner
Richard Weiss
Member since: 2016
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 April, 2018

Why Richard Weiss chose Saint Thomas d'Aquin

I love to walk in Paris. I wanted a flat located in a strategically located central area that allowed me to visit all the main landmarks without having to take public transportation. Yet, I wanted to be close to public transportation for those really cold rainy days. Creme Caramel met those requirements.

Rue de Verneuil seemed perfect for its large selection of exquisite food stores and shops, and large choice of fine restaurants.

I wished to have easy access to all the best museums and galleries.

I searched to find an oasis of peace where I could relax at the end of the day from the traffic and noise of Paris' streets. Rue de Verneuil was perfect, being mainly a pedestrian street with an occasional passing car.

I wanted to live in a historic Parisian building with thick stone walls. Rue de Verneuil was created in 1605, and the building dates from the 18th century.

Finally, I wanted our "pied a terre" to blend the luxury of a five star hotel with the comfort of home.

What makes this apartment unique

I immediately fell in love with the magnificent exposed stone wall. I chose to create a dramatic lighting to enhance its natural beauty.

I also found the cobblestone courtyard charming and old fashioned. And I loved the fact that I won't have to carry big heavy suitcases along a staircase or inside a small Parisian elevator.

I knew that the ground floor wouldn't have the amount of natural light that a high floor has to offer. But I was enchanted by the warm and cosy atmosphere of the front rooms while the kitchen and bathroom were flooded with natural light..

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Saint Thomas d'Aquin in 7th Arrondissement

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 390 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Fully tiled bathroom, with toilet, sink, shower, electric towel warmer/heater, skylight and ceiling window.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Antique "ciel de lit" with silk curtains above Queen sized bed (that can be separated into two 80cm beds). "Bultex" mattress. Two bed side tables and two lamps. Large antique wall mirror. Large armoire. Built-in bookcase with decorative objects. Locked built-in cupboard for valuables.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(16 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.5 based on 16 reviews
5

This flat could not be in a better location. We walked everywhere, everyday.

  • 5 of 5

This flat has all the amenities one could ask for-washer/dryer, hair dryer, fridge...the bed was very comfortable also. The owners and property manager were great. They provided immediate responses anytime we had questions and were very accommodating with our flight arrival time and checking. Thank You for the wonderful experience!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It was lovely

  • 5 of 5

Mavea was so sweet we were able to get in early ..apartment is just so cute it has everything you could possibly need in a great neighborhood .. and the bed was very comfortable ..felt very safe for the double security doors you had to go through .. it was lovely I would recommend it to everyone and go again thank you so much mevea

  • Review Submitted: 29-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Kimberly for your kind words. We would be very happy to welcome you again. Richard & Carolyn
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5

Great place from which to visit a great many Parisian landmarks by foot

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is nicely set up to separate the sleeping area from the sitting room. It served the two of us very well, though I would have trouble seeing it as suitable for more than 2. In 8 days in paris we only needed to take the Metro twice to go to places we wanted to see....Montmarte and the Foundation Louis Vuitton. Every place we wanted to visit...d'Orsay, the Louvre, Invalides, Museum Rodin, the Grand Palais, the Petit Palais, Hotel de Ville, Notre Dame, the Latin Quarter, Pompidou Center, etc. we were able to walk to.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy, Charming, Tastefully Decorated and Well Equipped

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I went on our honeymoon and really enjoyed our stay at Creme Caramel.The flat is conveniently located on the ground floor, spacious and thoughtfully designed with more than enough storage for two (including your luggage). Do not be deceived , there is ample space for your clothing, accessories, lounging, etc. The decor and the lighting are lovely making the apartment warm, cozy and inviting. The kitchen and entertainment unit are well equipped. It is also centrally located with a number of shops and restaurants nearby.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Another great stay at Creme Caramel

  • 5 of 5

This is our third or forth time in this beautiful little spot. We keep coming back because it’s thoughtfully organized, tastefully appointed and a great location.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Never met !

  • 5 of 5

A charming place with character and style.

Wonderfully convenient to restaurants, brasseries, shopping and museums. I would highly recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Location

Cafe de Flore
Le Calife
Musee d'Orsay
L'Atelier De Joel Robuchon
Los Antiguos
Restaurant du Musee d'Orsay
Les nuits des thes
Le Jules Verne
Le Grand Vefour
Le Grand Colbert
Tour d'Argent
Cafe de l'empire
Cafe Les Deux Magots
Atelier Maitre Albert
La Rotisserie
Mavrommatis
L'Epi Dupin
Le Bon Marche
Marché Raspail
Boulangerie Gosselin Caumartin
Eric Kayser
Poilane
Laduree
Androuët
Androuet 37 rue de Verneuil
Patrick Roger
Nearest Airport
22 Miles
Roissy - Charles De Gaulle (CDG)
Nearest Barpub
54 Metres
Cinq-Mars, 51 rue de Verneuil
Nearest Train
161 Metres
RER C Station: Métro Musée d'Orsay
Nearest Restaurant
16 Metres
Ravi, 50 rue de Verneuil

The rue de Verneuil is a calm architectural delight studded with exquisite shops, art galleries, antique shops, and fine restaurants.

It is strategically located a stone’s throw away from the Musée d’Orsay, two short blocks away from the Seine, with the Louvre and the Tuilleries gardens just on the other side of the river, and two blocks from Boulevard St Germain.

- Browse the neighboring boutiques “Carré Rive Gauche”, several city blocks of the highest concentration of antique shops and art galleries on the Left Bank.

The rue de Verneuil's immediate proximity to eight major museums (the Louvre, Orsay, l'Orangerie, Legion d’Honor, Rodin, Maillol, Grand Palais, and Petit Palais museums) makes it ideal for an art lover.

- Walk to the "Le Bon Marché", the luxury department store.

- Stroll to St Germain des Prés and its famous "Café de Flore" and café "Les Deux Magots". Visit the designer shops (Kenzo, Thierry Mugler, Yamamoto, Sonia Rykiel, Louis Vuitton, Cartier and Armani), and the Faubourg St Honoré's high fashion shops (Chanel, Cartier, Givenchi, Lancome, Lanvin, Louboutin).

Its prime location is ideal for visiting Paris on foot.

Walk to Notre Dame cathedral, ile St Louis, the Latin Quarter, and the Luxembourg garden. Walk through the Tuilleries gardens to the Place de la Concorde and the Champs Elysées. Enjoy the pedestrian river bank walk to the Eiffel Tower and then rue Cler.

If you don’t favor walking, you’ll find within 2 blocks : 1 taxi station, 12 different buses serving all of Paris' major points of interest, and 3 subway stations - with one going to Chateau de Versailles.

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Prices & Availability

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Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Cancellation Policy: NO REFUND.

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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