This studio in the neighborhood of Paris’s Saint-Germain-des-Pres in the 7th arrondissement presents an ideal location for a remarkable vacation (or longer stay!). It features the perfect blend of modern attractions and historic buildings, offering swanky boutiques such as Louis Vuitton as well as old cafes once popularized by famous existentialist thinkers and intellectual writers!
The studio apartment sits on Rue Perronet & Rue des Saints-Pères, on the 2nd floor (considered 3rd in U.S.) of a five-story walk-up building. An intercom security system accommodates privacy and easy guest entry. For maximum comfort and convenience, a personal laundry washer/dryer is included in the home!
Entrance to the modernly furnished studio apartment is accessed via a small red staircase. The front door opens to the main living space, lined with hard wood flooring and decorated with youthful accessories. For maximum floor space, an elevated full-sized loft bed hovers over a bright red sofa and is accessible via a wooden ladder. Black shelves provide item storage space. A window supplies ventilation. For your entertainment, a flat-screen cable television is included.
The open kitchenette presents yellow-and-green tiled backsplash, white cabinets for item storage, and bright red cooking utensils. Basic cooking appliances include a microwave, coffeemaker, toaster, and mini-fridge. Perhaps one of the biggest highlights of this studio is the tiled bathroom that offers a multi-jet deluxe shower with integrated radio and a window for ventilation.
Lining the Left Bank of the Seine River, the Saint-Germain-des-Pres community extends toward the breathtaking Jardin du Luxembourg and is surrounded by the Latin Quarter and Eiffel Tower – in other words, this studio apartment is near a hub of Paris' must-see tourist attractions! Listed below are some suggestions of where to go in the area.
- Musée d'orsay: Largest collection of sculpture, painting, and decorative objects produced between 1848 and 1914. (800m/ .5 mi)
- Louvre Museum: Historic monument and one of the world’s largest museums, just on the other side of the Seine (1km or .6mi)
- Tuileries Gardens: perfect for a picnic or a romantic stroll, you can even go on the huge ferris wheel here and enjoy views all over Paris! Situated next to the Louvre.
For public transportation around the city walk to the Saint-Germain-des-Pres metro station serving the 4 line (400m/0.3mi). Additionally you may walk to Rue de Bac for the 12 line (450m/0.3mi) or the Mabillon metro station serving the 10 line (550m/0.4mi).