Chic & Charming Left Bank Petite Maison(74 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4 nights
- Property type:Apartment
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
Apartment, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 5-6)
Our historic two-bedroom, two-bath 820 s.f. pied a terre is tucked away on a serene side street; you'll awaken to the sounds of birds chirping in our private garden, along with the bells of the magnificent cathedral of Notre Dame, which appears like magic when you turn out of our front door.
Our 'little house' in the city (so-named by some Parisian friends) is just steps from the bouquinistes (booksellers) which line the Seine, and a five minute walk to the famous Place St. Michel and the excitement of the Latin Quarter. Within minutes you can see the Sorbonne, the Roman baths and Unicorn Tapestries at the Cluny Museum, take a quick stroll to Ile St. Louis, visit the Conciergerie where Marie Antoinette spent her waning days, or take in a fabulous classical concert at the famous St. Chappelle built by Louis the IX.
Our lovely neighborhood is very French, a rarified historic district filled with galleries, artisans, restaurants and unique shops. The wonderful open air market on Place Maubert is a three-minute walk, as is the Metro and a plethora of bakeries, wine purveyors and a fabulous cheese shop.
The apartment itself is exceedingly comfortable and handsomely furnished. It features two quiet bedrooms (one upstairs, and one down), each with a tres chic new en suite bathroom -- perfect for two couples or a family. Both can be made up with two twins, or one king sized bed. A comfortable day bed in the living room accommodates a fifth guest. The spacious living room is a perfect place to enjoy a glass of wine with friends and recount the day's adventures.
The recently renovated, gorgeous kitchen equipped with high end European appliances is fully equipped to whip up some French cuisine using your finds from the market at Place Maubert. Petite Maison's unique architectural features include classic 'tommettes' (old tiles) on the floor and a barrel vaulted brick ceiling in the living room. A striking iron chandelier illuminates the large dining table, where you can spread out your repast, and bask in the light from two walls of windows. We are also blessed with a private garden, a lovely place to enjoy a morning coffee during the warm summer months, and a working fireplace to keep you cozy on winter nights.
Our Paris based American manager is just a phone call away should an unexpected problem arise. He is also available to assist with restaurant, event or tour reservations, as well as to arrange transportation. A personalized 'users guide' filled with our personal recommendations will help make the most of your sojourn in our favorite city in the world. A DVD with French themed movies; a CD player with music library and travel guides are also on hand should you decide to enjoy a quiet evening 'chez nous.'
The nightly rate for up to five guests is $450. Please note that our cancellation policy is 90 DAYS IN ADVANCE OF OCCUPANCY - VRBO/HomeAway doesn't allow this option in their system, but in our experience, since European travelers normally plan/book their vacations far in advance, this period of time is required in order to rebook our rental. Your 50% deposit (required to reserve dates) is fully refundable up to 90 days before the date you arrive; once the balance is paid the reservation is non-refundable. We will process any deposit refunds outside of the VRBO system.
If you are looking for lovely, comfortable and quiet accommodations just steps away from all the best Paris has to offer, look no further than Petite Maison.
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Member since: 2008
- On floor 1
- 820 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 5
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Car Available
- Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Botanical Garden
Local Services & Businesses
- Sight Seeing
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Clothes Dryer:
- Free Long Distance
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Housekeeper Optional
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My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Please note: We have a 90-day cancellation policy (50% is due at time of booking to reserve, which is fully refundable up to 90-days prior to occupancy). The balance is due at the 90-mark and at that time the reservation becomes non-refundable unless we can successfully rebook your dates. With a European property it is extremely difficult to rebook a cancelled reservation with less notice, we thank you for your understanding. Please ignore any conflicting messages from VRBO/HomeAway.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Brand new, fully equipped kitchen with high end European appliances
Whip up gourmet meals with provisions from the Place Maubert open air market
Spacious,comfortable living area, daybed for fifth guest; woodburning fireplace
Comfortable beds can be made up as one king or two twins in each bedroom
Awaken to the bells of Notre Dame in our quiet garden facing bedrooms
Special touches include amenities including plush towels, robes & slippers
Identical bedrooms and ensuite baths -perfect for two couples or 4-5 friends
An ancient wall is the backdrop for our very special private garden.
Local artisans, galleries & unique shops.
A view of our tiny, ancient street, in the heart of the Latin Quarter.
Truly one of the most charming neighborhoods in all of Paris.
This is how you imagined Paris...
Bonjour, welcome to our perfect little pied a terre.
Curl up with a travel guide, watch a french film with wine & cheese at days end
Free WiFi, cable, extensive travel guides, printer & work center
Slip into luxury linens for a restful nights sleep
Chic and so very French new marble baths, with plenty of storage
Authentic 18th century charm, and special touches throughout
Planned with care to accommodate travelers' needs
Walk out the front door to see Notre Dame.
Neighborhood filled with fabulous restaurants.
Bakeries, wine shop, cheese store, butcher & groceries a three minute walk
Browse the booksellers along the river. 30 seconds from the apartment.
Street performers, on the bridge behind Notre Dame
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Saturday, April 22, 2017
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