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Within a short walking distance to many of the main sights of central Paris such as the Seine River, Musée D’Orsay, St. Germain-des-Prés and the Bon Marché department store with its Grand Epicerie: In the shadows of the nineteenth century neo-Gothic style church of Sainte Clotilde, you’ll find this truly quintessential Parisian apartment. A collection of stunning antiques and French fabrics give this apartment the charm of a local’s touch, a unique place that feels like a home. It’s perfect for a business traveler, a group of ladies who want to discover Paris, or for 1 or 2 couples who want a romantic get-away in the city center.
The 2 bedroom 2 bathroom apartment is ideally situated just off rue St. Dominique, close to the corner of Boulevard St. Germain. Each room has a king size bed that can be separated into 2 singles. There is an ensuite bathroom connected to each bedroom. The kitchen is large & fully equipped for cooking a fabulous meal. Free wifi & free calls to North America as well as a printer for your boarding passes or train tickets.
The beautiful Left Bank 7th district abounds with 18th & 19th century private mansions mostly occupied by high government officials or foreign embassies that keep this neighborhood safe and rather quiet. It boasts of great boutique shopping , and has some of the best restaurants (Arpège, Café Constant, etc.) & museums (D'Orsay, Rodin, Musée Maillol) The apartment is in a gorgeous stone building that has 2 security doors. An elevator takes you to the 1st level (2nd floor American) where the entire space is yours. The entryway is filled with books to enjoy about France along with art books that give it an old world charm. The half bathroom is accessible from the entrance hall. Straight from the entryway you’ll see the magnificent view of the church Sainte Clotilde from the 3 large windows in the elegant living area. The artful blend of modern upholstery with fine antiques in this spacious room will call you to stay a while because it feels like a home away from home. This large room has 2 sitting areas separated by a large leather top desk where you’ll find maps of Paris to plan your daily journeys. Next to the fireplace is an entertainment center with large TV with access to hundreds of channels, including CNN and CNBC. There is wireless internet (wifi) available throughout the apartment and a state of the art Bang et Olufsen stereo system with a CD player with speakers in each room. The spacious, fully equipped château-style kitchen is just off the living area with a dining table & 6 chairs. There is a coffee maker & a french press for making morning coffee. There is a large American-style refrigerator/freezer, microwave, toaster, dishwasher & washer and dryer. Plus pots, dishes, flatware, and all the modern amenities and comforts just like home. There is no shortage of wonderful cooking utensils, elegant dinnerware and glassware. We encourage you to use all this and our china and crystal on top of our fine table linens for creating your own Paris experience. The cozy first bedroom just off the living area faces away from the street. The king size bed can be separated into 2 single beds. Store your luggage in the mirrored built-in closets. The en-suite bathroom has a shower and sink with cabinets to store your powder room essentials. (Toilet is separate)
The comfortable master bedroom is just off the end of the living room and faces the church. It has a king size bed that can be separated into 2 singles. Large built in closets provide storage as well as plenty of space to unpack. There is a little desk next to the bed where you can write your personal postcards to send back to friends and family or to make changes on your itinerary. The ensuite bathroom has a tub and a sink and toilet with a countertop & cabinets for to store your essentials. The bedroom windows are decorated with gorgeous curtains to black out the light to ensure a quiet night’s rest, though this little street is very calm day or night.
This is truly an exceptional apartment to call yours for your vacation in Paris, nothing like other rental apartments that are all white & furnished with iKea! Everything here is like what you would expect in this fabulous, well located district in the City of Light. Housekeeping service optional.
Optional packages: Package Perier: included is a 3 hour orientation tour, concierge services, housekeeping services and itinerary management. Package St. Dominique: included is a 1 hour tour, housekeeping services and itinerary management with restaurant reservations.
Optional services: A chef to prepare the perfect French dinner A French professor to give you lessons on how to shop & to order in a restaurant A Private chauffeur for trips in & around Paris
Keywords: Quintessentially French apartment for the savvy traveler (without children under 18 years of age), located in the Chic section of the 7th district across from the gothic Saint Clotildes church, a magnificent view. Near Musee D'Orsay, Bon Marche, Grand Epicerie & all the best of the Left Bank, St. Germain des Pres and more
Bathrooms are next to the bedrooms. Half bath is off the main hallway.
Included in the price: if requested a short walking neighborhood orientation tour is available the day of your arrival to show you how to get around the area, where to get the best baguette and the best restaurants within walking distance.
Optional: housekeeping service. (For bookings longer than 7 nights there is a weekly housekeeping service at your expense.) We can provide airport transfers, stock the fridge for you, provide turn down service, private tours, day trips out of Paris, etc. Just ask & we'll let you know!...moreless
books about Paris are available for your use. Paris maps too!...moreless
music cd's provided/speakers in most rooms of the apartment...moreless
High Season Paris Apr 16 - Oct 31, 2015 4 night min stay
My Standard Rate 5 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
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Refundable Damage Deposit$900
**For less than 1 week, an additional fee of $100 is due to cover charges. Checkins & checkouts are between the hours of 9 am and 6 pm. Late checkins or checkouts incur an additional fee if approved by the owner.
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This apartment is located just 5 minutes off the main Left Bank thoroughfare Boulevard St. Germain but it's nestled in a quiet & very safe residential district.
Special add-on packages available including concierge services and additional housekeeping, private chef, french lessons, guided day trips and other services.
About: I have lived and worked in Paris most of my life & I have retired to the beautiful countryside of France not far from Paris. This apartment was my home for many years.
My managers Jennifer & Patti are both american ladies who enjoy meeting the clients and highlighting the best of Paris. They will greet you, show you the apartment as well as talk about this neighborhood so that you have a good idea about all the good places nearby. They respond very quickly and are available during your stay.
Our clients have been very pleased with their stay & I'm sure you will be too.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment: My apartment is located in the quiet area of the 7th arrondissement, but it's within walking distance to the most interesting places to visit and shop in St. Germain des Pres.