Art Lover'S Zen Penthouse: Contemporary, Comfortable, Quiet(10 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:5 nights
- Property type:Apartment
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
1 Bedroom, 1.5 Bathroom, (Sleeps 4)
The large living room has two double french windows that open wide. One corner of the double living room transforms into a sleeping alcove with a queen size sofa bed and another sofa facing it. The other end has a separate seating area with a desk that can open up and become a dining table for 10 people. There is a Bang & Olufsen sound system and an HDTV receiver with Apple TV and cable and high speed wireless internet. There is also a wireless printer. Free calls to the US can be made from the phone.
The kitchen /dining area has a dining table that seats 6 and in the kitchen section at the other end there is a stove, microwave/oven, dishwasher a refrigerator/freezer and closets for food and for dishware.
The bathroom has a large lavabo, a soaking tub and a separate shower. There is also a washing machine and dryer in a closet. The WC is a separate room.
The master bedroom has a queen size bed, ample closet space, and a seating area looking over the rooftops to the Eiffel Tower.
The art collection is mainly photography, with some drawings, gouaches and paintings. The artists are from North and South America, Europe and Asia. The furniture is primarily Italian (Vico Magistretti) with a few classic French armchairs (Louis XV).
The apartment is located in the 2nd arrondissement on rue Poissonnière, with numerous shops, markets, cafes and restaurants and the Grand Rex Cinema nearby. There is easy access to transportation - buses and Metro (Bonne Nouvelle-Lines 8 & 9 and Sentier -Line 3). There is a taxi stand at the corner). The apartment is a 5 minute walk from the wonderful pedestrian street rue Montorgeuil with fresh produce markets, fishmongers, butchers, bakers and flower shops and a 10 minute walk from Les Halles Shopping Center which includes cinemas, book stores and shops of every kind, as well as the RER and additional Metro lines.
For those who prefer a Paris apartment experience to a hotel, this is a great place to be.. Convenient to public transportation, neighborhood markets and restaurants, this is as close to being a Parisian as one can be for a week or a month. In addition, with interesting artwork, the place has character. The owner lives here part, of the year which helps to maintain the warmth and comfortable feeling of a home. It is an elegant and romantic space..
The apartment is clean, comfortable, and well provisioned. The owners are easy to work with and accommodating.
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Member since: 2010
- On floor 7
- 90 m²
- Elevator : 7 Stories (8 US); top floor, 2 elevators
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Limited Accessibility
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Light filled bathroom with 2 windows (one opaque for privacy, one clear with view of Eiffel Tower), steeping bath tub, separate shower. Adjoining laundry room contains washing machine and dryer and linen closets. The toilet ('WC') is in a separate room with its own washbasin. The bathroom has two entrances-one from the bedroom and the other from the side hall...moreless
- a romantic get away, a wonderful place to celebrate an important birthday or anniversary, a place to write, relax, listen to music. A quiet oasis in a very vibrant neighborhood. An art filled space to please the eye. A home, not a hotel, where you can be a Parisian--even if only for a week or a month--and enjoy one of the great cities of the world....moreless
- Video Games
- Botanical Garden
- Duty Free Shops
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils
- Housekeeper Optional
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My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Cleaning fee $100
- Taxes Not included
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Car: Not Necessary
Located in the center of Paris, immediately proximate to great public transportation, fantastic restaurants, markets, museums, opera and live theater all within easy walking distance. Not to be missed: the pedestrian quarter rue Montorgeuil, Centre Pompidou, the Louvre, and people watching on the terrace of any cafe.
Year Purchased: 2012
About the owner: We are a retired American/French couple, deeply involved in the arts, multilingual and multicultural. We divide our time between France and the United States. Cities are a passion for us and a constant source of discovery.
Why the Owner Chose Mail, Paris, France:
Over the years we have lived in five different neighborhoods in Paris, and this is our favorite. We did a total renovation in 2012. We bought this property because it is on the top floor of the building, with lots of light, gorgeous views, private and totally quiet. We also liked the fact that there are 5 different neighborhoods within easy walking distance, and a fantastic array of restaurants, cafes (even Starbucks), concert halls, museums and theaters nearby. As movie buffs we also liked that the Rex Cinema is a complete multiplex including the largest cinema (2800 places) in Europe.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
great landlords, great neighbors
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Living Room and partial view of Dining Area
Bookshelves and Television in Living Room
another Living Room seating area
view from hallway to entrance
Mirror in Entry way
night view of bedroom
another bedroom view
bathroom showing bathtub and separate shower on left
view of Eiffel Tower from window near bathroom sink
WC in separate room
View from Living Room overlooking rooftops with Eiffel Tower in distance
opposite end of Living room with desk/table that can extend to seat 10
another view of desk/table area in LR
Dining table and kitchen
view from front entry towards dining room
artwork "Hello Stranger" in hall to bathroom
another view of bathroom and lavabo
shower and behind it the closet with washer and dryer
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This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Thursday, January 19, 2017
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