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Old Heart of Paris - Le Marais - 1BR - Quiet - Over Garden Courtyard

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Last updated: 03/31/2015
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

At the heart of the oldest historical area of Paris (Le Marais, Paris - 4th). Located just between the famous 'Place des Vosges' ( 2 minutes walking) and 'Ile Saint-Louis' (3 minutes walking from the apartment). Nôtre-Dame de Paris, Saint-Germain des près is 8 minutes walking.

One of the most desirable and trendiest areas in the heart of Paris, the Marais is showing up today the jewels of its architecture mostly from the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries, it encloses famous museums such as Picasso and Carnavalet, as well as charming little streets, stylish shops, selected and traditional restaurants and cafés. All conveniences are easily found in this neighborhood. The closest metro stations are Sully Morland (line 7) at one minute walking from your apartment, Bastille (lines 1, 5 & 8) and Saint Paul (line 1), at 5 minutes walking.

Apartment Features:
Charming and southwest exposed typical Parisian apartment, located on the 3rd floor of a 17th century walk up building equipped with a security system and an intercom. Very quiet, silent, and light with three huge windows, ornate with nice double curtains, overlooking the green, paved, and silent garden-courtyard.

- Surface 300 square feet (30m2): Entrance hall, Living room, Bedroom, separated kitchen, Bathroom-WC.
- Very sunny, clear and totally quiet with three huge windows overlooking a private garden.
- Living room with table/chairs, sofa and armchair.
- Kitchen fully furnished, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, refrigerator, etc.
- Bedroom with a queen size bed for 2 people (160cmX200cm).
- Bathroom with sink, shower, washing machine and WC.
- Flat screen TV with 60 cable channels.
- Phone ( Local calls free to mobile & home line)
- Permanent and unlimited Internet cable high speed (200 MEG) connection included (Wi-Fi).
- We provide a computer (iPad) with internet connexion to prepare your trip in Paris thanks to the interactive maps of Paris and Metro.
- Luxurious decoration with old French antique furniture and paints.
- Linen and towels included.
- Hair Dryer - Iron and iron board.

Our rates are degressive, all inclusive and very clearly described in our website, hence no trouble or trust issues with our clients. We try to be accomodating regarding arrival times because of air flights and arrange for someone to meet you in the flat upon arrival. Checkin between 2:00 pm and 8:00 pm ( Flexible only on request and if possible). Check out before 10:00 am.


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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 3
  • 30 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1


  • Queen size Bed(1) - Bed-Size: 160cmX200cm for 2 people.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1


  • Sink, shower, toilet and washing machine.

Other Amenities

  • Hair-dryer, Iron and its Iron board. We provide a computer (iPad) with Internet connexion, to prepare your trip in Paris thanks to the interactive map. The apartment provides a washing machine....moreless


  • Satellite / Cable:

    60 channels (BBC, CNN ......moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Shopping


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 3 people


  • Broadband Access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Electric heaters...moreless

  • Internet:

    We provide a computer with internet connexion (iPad) to prepare your trip in Paris thanks to the interactive map of Paris....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone:

    local calls free...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    A free permanent 200 MEG Internet connexion is provided in your apartment....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Building Type

  • Building


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My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
€945 €2,700
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • End of stay cleaning €50
  • Refundable Damage Deposit €300
  • Taxes Included


- Rates are all inclusive ( energy, utilities, linen ...).

- End of stay cleaning: 50 Euros.

- local touristic taxe 4%

- Check in from 2:00 PM ( Flexible on request only, and only if no previous Client stay in the apartment), to 8:00 PM.

If check in after 8:00 PM ( exceptional and on request only), 50€ fee is charged. No Check in after 9:00 PM

Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

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Last updated: 03/31/2015
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  • A

    Ile Saint-Louis View on map

    At 3 minutes from your apartment, the famous Ile Saint Louis (the oldest area of Paris). Test the typical French "sorbet" in Bertillon caf�.

  • B

    Place de la Bastille View on map

    This square is, above all, famous for its July column, erected in 1833 by Alavoine to the glory of the citizens who fought in defence of civil liberties. It stands on a crepidoma beneath which lie the

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    Place de l'H�tel de Ville View on map

    This square, called Place de Gr�ve until 1803, was the scene of historic events. Festivals - notably that of Saint-Jean - used to take place there, as did executions. It is now a very serene square w

  • D

    Place Dauphine View on map

    Built on the site of 3 little islands, Place Dauphine on the Ile de la Cit� was the second 17th century royal Parisian square, after the Place du Vosges. All in brick and white stone, the enclosed tr

  • E

    Place des Vosges View on map

    This square, with its perfect layout, is the first example bearing witness to Henri IV's interest in town planning and contains about forty brick and stone houses built over arcades. Victor Hugo, Th�

  • F

    Mus�e Carnavalet - Histoire de Paris View on map

    The paintings, sculptures, furniture and scale models that the collections in these two erstwhile townhouses in the Marais conceal tell the story of Paris from prehistoric days to the present. This mu

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    Centre Georges-Pompidou (Beaubourg) View on map

    The Centre Pompidou (or Centre Beaubourg) is a multicultural forum nestled in the heart of Paris. French President Georges Pompidou had it built – he wanted an original arena for modern and contempora

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    Mus�e Picasso View on map

    The Mus�e Picasso is in H�tel Sal�, a building in the Marais – one of Paris’ historical quarters. It was founded in 1974 as a result of a decision to merge the collection of works by Picasso and the H

  • I

    Institut du Monde Arabe View on map

    A French foundation promoting Arab culture – which has built a cultural bridge between France and the Arab world. AT 5 minutes walking from your apartment.

  • J

    Mus�um National d'Histoire Naturelle View on map

    Animals, plants and minerals, our planet’s history, and the story of life. The amazing Grande Galerie de l'Evolution, one of the highlights, features literally hundreds of animal species (including ex

  • K

    Jardin des Halles View on map

    Capetian Louis le Gros (1108-1137) decided to build the Halles de Paris, a covered market, in 1135. Philippe Auguste (1180-1223) took over where he left off, building the Halles Centrales, the first i

  • L

    Jardin des Plantes View on map

    The gardens, greenhouses, menagerie, play area, refreshment areas and exhibits are a few of the attractions that you will find in this 17th-century royal garden – where even the trees have a story to

  • M

    Notre-Dame de Paris (Cathedral) View on map

    Notre-Dame Notre-Dame-de-Paris, which was built between 1163 and 1330, is a masterpiece of French Gothic art. It was restored during the 19th century by Viollet-Le-Duc, who performed similar wo

  • N

    Op�ra de la Bastille View on map

    Op�ra de la Bastille This opera house, which was inaugurated in 1989 to mark the bicentenary of the Storming of the Bastille (which sparked the French Revolution) is one of the most modern in E

  • O

    H�tel de Ville View on map

    Paris's Neo-Renaissance city hall was built in 1873 on the site then known as "Place de Gr�ve". The 136 statues represent famous historical figures, and the magnificent decor in the reception rooms is

  • P

    Conciergerie View on map

    The Conciergerie is an important vestige of the Palace of the Capetians, and a remarkable example of 14th-century civil architecture. At the time of the French Revolution, it was France's oldest priso

  • Q

    The "Pont Neuf" bridge View on map

    The Pont-Neuf (New Bridge) is in many respects the first of the modern bridges in Paris and the most famous. Its design marks the end of the Middle Ages. With its superb design and decoration, it was


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: I grew up in Paris (Le Marais 4th district), where I am born a few years ago!. I hope you will love this area and you'll enjoy all that Paris has to offer. I would be so happy to welcome you in Paris and give you so many advices and addresses, to make you spend the best stay you could have dreamed about. You'll want to keep coming back too! Sorry for my poor English, but I am sure we will discuss very well. Olivier, Paris - France

Why the Owner Chose Paris Arrondissement 4:
The most important apartment advantage: The great central location !! From this apartment you can walk everywhere in Paris in a few minutes (see the google map): Louvre museum, Saint Germain des près, Ile Saint-Louis, Centre Pompidou (Beaubourg), Le Marais (Oldest historical area of Paris, Tuileries Garden, Palais Royal, Picasso museum. ... and so others great places.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
The location is in a very residential area, very 'Bourgeois', very 'Parisian' and very quiet. The apartment is located in a registered 17th century building with all comfort and authenticity. You are in the very centre of Paris, close to every interested places in Paris.

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Speaks: english, spanish

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