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Midnight In Paris Apartment: Latin Quarter Paris Chic Studio

Bedrooms 1
Space 376 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Studio, Studio, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

This is a great area, the famed Latin Quarter of Paris, near to the Pantheon where many famous dignitaries have found their resting place…and you also can enjoy a restful comfortable stay in this fully renovated (February 2011) studio! Located on a nice street with great restaurants, cafes and five minutes away from an authentic farmer’s market: the place Maubert Market.

NOTE: the street was featured in Midnight in Paris!

Note: the pictures show the Sofa in the bunk bed (4 guests) configuration.

What we can tell you:

It is a comfortable, all new (renovated; new furniture/furnishings), studio of 30 m2 (320 sq ft)

All new appliances, (see below for list), new flooring, updated electricity

New State of the Art Italian beds - see pictures as they are quite different!

4th floor easy walk-up stairs , no elevator, in an authentic building of the early 17th Century

A fantastic area near the Sorbonne University, Jardin du Luxembourg and Saint Michel!

A view of Notre Dame Cathedral if you lean out the window!

This area is quite central with a 10-11 minute walk to Notre Dame, (crossing the Seine river) and about 13-15 minute walk to the St. Michel and Odeon areas with so many restaurants and cafes/bakeries, etc! But do also explore the famed Latin Quarter, so named because they actually spoke Latin when the University was founded, back in 1257 (almost 200 years before Columbus struck-out!). You will revel in the rich old history of this great area, kept alive today by all those lively young students frequenting the many small pubs and cafes around…!

You can even stroll to Luxembourg Gardens in under 15 minutes!

Address: Rue de la Montagne Sainte Genvieve - Paris 75005

Sleeping arrangements

1) Full queen bed for two (Extremely comfortable!)

2)Sofa/Sleeper Bunk Bed: An innovative sofa-bed combo; during the day it is a normal sofa for 2/3 people, but also lifts up to form 2 twin size ‘bunk’ beds, (one over the other).

The most amazing bunk bed, by Clei Italy, you’ve ever seen. During the day it is a comfortable sofa for 2/3 people, but also lifts up to form 2 twin size ‘bunk’ beds, (one over the other). This unique one of a kind furniture, instantly becomes a bunk bed, with simple movement and no strain.

The Rolls Royce of sofa beds, The patented mechanism, allows for easy switch from comfortable sofa to bunk bed, Simply lift the sofa cushion to activate the mechanism, pull the lower bunk out, and watch as it lifts up into place, use the integrated ladder to lock the bunk into place. Maximum weight supported by each single bed is 150 kg (330 lbs).

Lower bed mattress is 193 cm (6.33 ft) long; 80 cm (2.6 ft) wide; 12 cm (4.68 inch) thick

Upper bed mattress is 191 cm (6.27 ft) long; 68 cm (2.3 ft) wide; 10 cm (4.29 inch) thick

Combination sofa and twin beds

by Clei, Italy

Come and enjoy this great area and newly prepared studio…!

Apartment Amenities:

NON –smoking apartment!

Comfortable radiant heating system

30 m2 (322 ft2), a studio with separate bathroom

New floors and complete re-do in January, 2011

Free local telephone usage plus FREE calls to the USA/Canada!

Equipped kitchen, new appliances:

Stovetop and microwave (combo oven-grill-microwave)


Coffee maker

Clothes washer-dryer combo unit

Built-in under counter refrigerator-freezer

All dishes, cutlery

Dining area for 4 (high counter separating kitchen area and small side table)

One large double-glazed window looks out to street area, open view

Fourth floor elevation - stairs only

High- speed Internet access, Wi-Fi or cable

Flat screen TV with some English language channels

Bathroom with WC and:

Hair dryer


Bath-towels, all Linens

Keywords: Paris, 75005, Studio, renovated, Notre Dame , comfortable, latin quarter, chic studio, sleeps 4, sorbonne, seine, nice view, typical

More Details

Property Manager
Sarah Goodwin
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, dutch
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2018

About Sarah Goodwin

Avid traveller with a passion for Paris.

Sarah Goodwin purchased this studio in 2009

Why Sarah Goodwin chose Sorbonne

In Love with the Latin Quarter and everything that it can offer in terms of culture, restaurents and shopping. This is a central area in Paris.

What makes this studio unique

I enjoy living in a comfortable environment for an authentic experience of what Paris has to offer!

Guestbook comments from the manager

Joe and I had a fantastic stay in Paris. Sarah was great with her recommendations and the check-in instructions were clear. We were right in the heart of the Latin Quarter and it was a great authentic experience. We will definitely plan to be back!
Oct 2015
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Sorbonne Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 4
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 376 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 2 bunk bed
  • Queen size Beds (1), Bunk Beds (2)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services


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Midnight In Paris Apartment: Latin Quarter Paris Chic Studio
average rating of 4.8039217 based on 52 reviews

Perfect location!

  • 4 of 5

Sarah was a very responsive host. The apartment was very modern well equipped and comfortable .

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Great location, great small apartment

  • 5 of 5

Check in and obtaining keys from boxes were clearly described and relatively easy to do as per property manager instructions. Room is well constructed. I must admit, and even though I read about it, the 4 floor climb can be a be a bit of slog at night after lots of sightseeing so you must prepare yourself. The shower is a bit compact but my only issue there was I found the drainage to be slow. But it did drain and so not blocked. Just need to get used it. As one reviewer mentioned this is way better than a hotel room and I agree wholeheartedly. You will enjoy get your daily exercise up the stairs too :). Really great location. If you close the windows you won't hear (or barely) some of the night noises from the bar down the street, It got a bit noisy from the joy of France winning the semi final game on July 7th. But really it was not bothersome at all! LOVE Paris ..

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location to explore Paris!

  • 4 of 5

Stayed at this apartment for 6 days with another couple. There was just enough space for 4 adults. The kitchen was minimally equipped but we were able to prepare breakfasts and lunches. It was quiet and secure. The 4 flights of stairs would be a challenge for anyone with mobility challenges. The location was fantastic, 5 minutes walk from the Pantheon, 10 minutes to Notre Dame. Close to subway stations. Great restaurants in the area. Really enjoyed our stay!

  • Submitted: May 30, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location

  • 4 of 5

We spent three nights in this apartment which was centrally located to popular sights and metro/train transportation. It was very clean and the owner was accommodating to extend our checkout to facilitate a few more hours of enjoyment in the city before a later day flight.

We would recommend this apartment.

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2015
  • Stayed: November 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gem of a studio in the Latin Quarter

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I loved this location. The studio is bigger than most hotel rooms. It was great to have a shower and a kitchen! We loved the decorations and the furnishings. The location is great. Everything is within a 20 minute walk! We bought 10 metro tickets but had plenty left over. There are several bars and restaurants in the square below the studio and you get some noise from the patrons but it was not an issue for us.

The studio is on the 4th floor but there are 7 flights of stairs that sharply turn and are a little steep. This would not be the place for anyone with mobility issues. The climb is worth it for the view out of the window. You can see Notre Dame and the sun over the rooftops is beautiful.

The couch was comfortable to sit on but we did not convert it to bunk beds as we did not need them. The bed is a Murphy Bed which we left down during our stay. The mattress is very firm but we slept well on it. This place is great for 2 adults or 2 adults with kids. I am not sure that an adult or teenager would fit in the bunk beds but we did not open them up to check.

We would absolutely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2015
  • Stayed: October 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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LOCATION LOCATION: A great place to discover the heart of Paris

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous stay at the heart of the latin quarter. The place was authentic but modern and updated. We really enjoyed it and Sarah was very helpful with the communication.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2015
  • Stayed: October 2015
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Car: not necessary

The street was featured in Woody's Allen Midnight in Paris!




Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $65

Additional fees for 3 or 4 Guests.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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