For a weekend of romance, discovery or a business trip, ... Hanging Gardens is the perfect place. You will be staying in an flat that is a home and combines the charms of the old with the comfort of the contemporary: beams, wooden flooring, stone-walls and period furniture assembled with taste in a fully equipped and comfortable environment.
The flat is on the 2nd floor (there is an elevator). It overlooks the street on one side and a courtyard on the other. It comprises of a large entrance hall, a spacious living room, a good-sized bedroom, a cosy office/library, a fully equipped kitchen and a bathroom. To optimize space, improve internal circulation and make the most of external light there are no doors between the main living areas.
Culture fans, food buffs, shopaholics- the Marais has something for everyone, most of which are walking distance from the flat. Some of the well-known sites and their distance from the flat are listed below :
The Centre Georges Pompidou (200 m)
The Carnavalet Museum (700 m)
The Picasso Museum (750 m)
Place des Vosges (1000 m),
The Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris (1000 m),
The Louvre Museum (1700 m),
The Museum of Arts and Crafts (950 m)
The hotels Guénégaud - Museum of Hunting and Nature (350 m)
The Cognac-Jay Museum (650 m)
MEP - European Museum of Photography (900 m)
And for those who like to shop : BHV, American Apparel, Uniqlo,Huygens, Autour du Monde, Guerlain, The Kooples, Zadig et Voltaire, Repetto, Fred Perry, Karl Lagerfeld, Lacoste, Maje, Mariage Frères, Merci, Fleux, Carhartt and many, many more are just round the corner.
There are also many lesser-known corners to visit in this, the oldest part of Paris, and there is nowhere better to spend a sunny afternoon getting lost!
There are restaurants to suit all tastes within minutes from the flat but if you prefer to eat in, all you need can be found round the corner (50 m) on rue Rambuteau.
Should you find the time to venture out of the area, there are three tube stations near by and you can reach most parts of Paris within ½ hour:
• Rambuteau (M11) 260 m
• Hotel de Ville (M1) at 400 m
• Châtelet-Les Halles (A-B-D-Train) 650 m
The area is all well served by buses.
If arriving on the Eurostar, you are a 25 minute trip away from the flat on the underground or a short taxi ride (10 minutes).
Similarly, if arriving by plane public transport is convenient too.
For visitors arriving by car, you can park your car in our street but spaces are scarce. However, there are a parking garages are available within 300 meters.
Rules of the House
Reap the benefits of our apartment but be respectful of the neighbours.