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Luxembourg Gardens / 6ème Arrondissement- Charming, Bright Spacious Apartment

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 807 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 6 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2

Minimum rental period 6 nights, maximum 12 months. This large 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom bright and spacious apartment is on the third floor of a very quiet residence in the Notre Dame des Champs area of the 6th Arrondissement, a few steps from the Jardin de l’Observatoire and the Jardin du Luxembourg. The apartment is ideally suited for a couple or expat professional on secondment to Paris. The exclusive Notre Dame des Champs area is an excellent location, with an amazing selection of high-end boutiques, cafes, cinemas, theatres and restaurants, including the famous La Coupole, Le Dôme and La Rotonde. The Quartier Latin, Saint Germain des Près, and Montparnasse are only a few minutes’ walk away. The area offers a marvellous choice of cinemas both for new and classic films.

This 3rd floor, 75 square-metre apartment has 1 main bedroom, and 1 child bedroom or study, a large living room, and a dining room with a fully-equipped open-plan kitchen. The bathroom has a washbasin and a combined bath/shower. There is a separate toilet and plenty of storage space.

The large living room enjoys charming views over Rue d’Assas through four large windows and has a period fireplace. The ceilings have original period mouldings and the whole apartment is fitted with traditional parquet flooring. It features fibre optic cable on the flat screen TV and is tastefully decorated with quality furnishings, including a Chesterfield leather sofa.

There is wireless 100Mg Internet throughout the property.

All rooms have windows open to either the street or the courtyard with plenty of light and unhindered views, a luxury in Paris.

FEATURES

- 1 large bedroom, 1 study/office, 1 bathroom.

- 75 square-metres.

- Original parquet flooring.

- Third floor apartment.

- Main bedroom with adjustable king-size Tempur bed.

- Fibre Optics Cable with flat screen TV, DVD and Blue Ray Player and Bose speakers.

- Wireless Internet access – 100 Mg.

- 1 large bathroom.

- 1 separate toilet.

- Fully equipped open plan kitchen with large fridge/freezer, Nespresso machine, induction cooker, top quality self-cleaning oven, microwave oven, dishwasher, and spacious cupboards.

- Washer/dryer machine.

- Non-smoking apartment.

Public Transport

The closest Métro stations are Vavin (Line 4), Raspail (Lines 4 & 6), Notre Dame des Champs (Line 12) and the RER B station Port Royal is 3 minutes’ walk away. The apartment is 15 minutes’ away by public transport from Gare du Nord (for Eurostar and Thalys) and 35 minutes’ away from Charles de Gaulle Airport and Orly Airport, ideally suited for frequent travelers. Montparnasse station is 10 minutes’ walk away and the Gare de Lyon is reachable by direct bus within only 20 minutes.

Shopping & Markets

The apartment is 15 minutes’ walk away from the renowned Bon Marché Store, the oldest and most chic department store in Paris and the Place Saint Sulpice, which is surrounded by stylish boutiques, cafés, book shops and cultural venues. There are plenty of stylish boutiques around Vavin and Notre Dame des Champs, only 5 minutes away from the apartment. Within 15 minutes walk you can be in the heart of Saint Germain des Près.

More Details

Owner
Rodolfo
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese, italian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 5, 2016

Amenities

Montparnasse Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Floor Area:
  • 807 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Toilet is separate.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Living Room - 1 king
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Notes:
Minimum rental period 6 nights, maximum 12 months.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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5

Perfect location and very comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We have visited Paris many times in the recent years, usually for 2 weeks staying in an apartment so that we can explore the neighborhood and walk the beautiful streets of this amazing city. We would definitely return here. As others have said, this is a perfect location, on a quiet block nestled in between the Luxembourg Gardens and Boulevard Montparnasse. The fourth floor walk up was not a problem for us, but thanks to Rodolfo for helping to carry our heavy luggage up the stairs the first day. He is a very accommodating and responsive host. The apartment was very quiet and comfortable, with lots of space in the living room and bedroom and extra space in the side office to hold your luggage and hang clothing out of the way. The bed was very comfortable, firm but with a tempurpedic-type topper, and lots of pillows and towels. The sofa in the living room and the dining room chairs were also very comfortable. The living room and dining room area are lined with large windows that you can open to enjoy the breeze and see the street below. We enjoyed the English cable news stations in the evenings including CNN, France 24, BBC News and i24 news out of Tel Aviv. We did not cook, so we can't speak to the appliances other than the microwave, which was spacious. We shopped for fresh fruits at local stores and the wonderful bakery across the street also had good sandwiches and some take out salad options. We love the Luxembourg Gardens and went there often to relax, read and people watch. Check the park schedule online for their free weekend afternoon concerts in the park. This is a great location for walking -- you can walk to Notre Dame, the Orsay Museum, or Les Invalides and the Eiffel Tower in 20-40 minutes. If you prefer, you can go to metro stops at Vavin or Montparnase Bienvenue for access to lines that take you straight to those sites and many others. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Our personal favorite

  • 5 of 5

We are a bit new to VRBO, this was our first. (But since then, we have stayed in four different units.) This is a forth floor walk up but you quickly get used to it. It is a great location. French neighborhood, not touristy. Easy to get to stores nearby. Accross the street from a great little restaurant and a bakery too. And one and a half blocks to the south is one of the best restaurants we've ever been to in our lives. (Get the sole or steak.) It's a famous old restaurant and a Hemingway haunt. The apartment itself is spacious and old and charming. It has an extra room which makes a great junk room for your luggage. And the living room and dining room are huge by VRBO standards. The reason this unit is inexpensive is because the bathroom has not been updated but it was adequate. The appliances were frustrating to use because they had no instruction with them. The dishwasher, the washing machine and stove all required additional help. At night we would pull our chairs in front of the front windows and have a glass of wine and watch the street traffic. It was fun. One of the best parts was the cross breeze you get in the bedroom when you open the windows there and in the living room. The bedding was wonderful. Very comfortable. We stayed 15 nights and grew to just love it. We would love to stay there again. And when we do, we will stay longer and go to the local markets for take out more often. And four times to that restaurant just to the south was not enough!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
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5

Perfect in everyway!

  • 5 of 5

We loved everything about this place!

Starting with Rodolfo's always quick replies to emails. Eva a lovely and gracious hostess who patiently waited for our delayed arrival and greeted us with a smile. (After a long journey from LA and lost luggage we were very grateful for her flexibility and sweet demeanor).

The flat is spacious, clean, well equipped and did I mention spacious!! Great bed comfy bed, wonderful centrally located location, relatively quiet for a downtown apartment and easy access to the metro.

Having such a lovely place to come home to truly made our trip amazing and delightful. Be careful of the highly addicting bakery across the street! Thank goodness for the stairs and the walking all over Paris!

I will never stay anywhere else when I/we visit Paris!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great apt. & location

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent 6 nights here and loved the spacious apt., great neighborhood, and close proximity to the Meto. The apt. is a 3 floor walk-up but the exercise helped wear off the wonderful croissants from the local bakery. We would stay here again!

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
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5

Beautiful Apartment

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in many apartments in Paris over the years and this one is the best one we've rented.

It's in a very central location close to metro and walkable to many torrist attractions.

The bed is very comfy, bathroom is big and the kitchen is well equipped. There is bakery and cafe right across the street which is a major plus.

The only tough this is the stairs which we got used to after 2 days and it kept us in shape even though we ate like crazy for two weeks :)

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
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5

Wonderful Apartment

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in several apartments in Paris. This was by far the nicest place we have stayed. It is very large( by Paris standards). It is in a great spot with the gardens just down the street and close to the RER,Metro, and bus. The best bakery in town is across the street. The kitchen is well equipped and it has a nice piano. The building is quiet and everything you need is at the apartment. Beware of only one thing, this is on the 3rd (4th American floor) so there are 3 full flights of stairs, no elevator. Not for people that cannot take stairs, but the apartment is well worth the stairs if you can manage it. You will not find a better place in Paris for the price.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
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Montparnasse Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
$1,594
 

Additional information about rental rates

Exit Cleaning Charge $98.37
Refundable damage deposit $786.99

Minimum rental period 7 days, maximum 12 months. Electricity is charged separately according to use. There is an additional cleaning fee variable depending on length of stay. Weekly cleaning can be arranged for long stays.

Damage Protection for rentals under 1 month is equal to the rent charge. For example, for a week rental, the damage protection deposit is €1,049.

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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