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Hello! We are glad to share our beautiful apartment when we are abroad.
This house is an oasis of serenity in the center of Paris. It is perfect if you want to spend your holiday in the city but you want to rest peacefully. Indoors you will feel like being in the countryside thanks to the wooden ceiling beams, the stonewalls, the hardwood floors and the silence. If you glance from the windows you will see the ivy on the wall and the paved and flowery courtyard but when you leave the house you will find the Place de la Bastille just two blocks away.
You will able to enjoy both the charming of an older than 250 years parisian building with the comfort of a recently renovated apartment.
has a double room, a living room, a kitchen and a bathroom.
with a double bed, a wardrobe at your disposal, a rocking chair and the charming ceiling that you can see on the pictures and a lot of space.
THE LIVING ROOM
where a cozy couch, a beautiful old table, four chairs and an armchair will make your stay relaxing. The couch is convertible in a double bed with a real mattress, that can perfectly be used as regular bed for short-term stays. There is a flat TV with french and international channels. WIFI Internet. A large window in the roof gives tons of light.
is little but fully equipped: fridge, microwave oven combo, coffee maker, toaster and vitro ceramic cooking plaques, all you need to cook in. There is a washing machine that you can use. Moreover you can enjoy a beautiful view from the window when you are cooking.
with a little bathtub where you can see the stars trough a roof window.
SERVICES & FACILITIES
the apartment is fully furnished with fresh towels and sheets. A performant heating system guarantees a regular temperature in the apartment. All utilities are included (cold water, hot water, electricity, internet, phone, electric heating, TV and cleaning of the building downstairs, technical assistance etc.) All furnished, sheets, towels and flatware supplied.
you can see the entrance to the musketeers headquarters AND the Opera de Paris from the windows. At two blocks of the house was the… Bastille fortress : ) and the barricade staged at Les Miserables. Bastille was the district of carpenters and wood workers some are still in activity in hidden alleyways around rue du faubourg Saint Antoine and rue de Charonne. Now it's known to be the fashion designers district (like Isabelle Marant ) and also world known architects (like Wilmotte).
The marché d’Aligre is five minutes walk from the apt. A typical French market, you can find everything from fresh milk and cheese to fresh fish and fruits. Enjoy a glass of wine and oysters after in on of the old bars around the market!
The Viaduc des Arts is one of Paris old train link that was renovated in the 1990s, transforming the lower arcades into workshops and the upper lever, where the trains once ran, into a lovely planted walkway lined with bamboo and roses, the path goes all the way to the Vincennes woods. It's the perfect place to jogging or just sit and get warm on the sunny days.
You will find everything you need in the surroundings: restaurants, bars, pharmacy, supermarkets and bakeries are just around the corner!
you can explore a lot of the more interesting places on Paris just walking from the apartment. Crossing through Bastille you will be at Le Marais, once the aristocratic district of Paris, is famous now for art galleries and museums like Picasso's or Pompidou. The Marina of Paris, the Arsenal Port is on the west side of Bastille. Crossing the river you will arrive to the Jardin des Plantes (old king's gardens), Ile Saint-Louis and Notre Dame.
you got three metro lines (1, 5, 8) at Bastille (2 minutes walking from the house) will make your way the easiest to move all around Paris. You are at 10 minutes from Champs Elysees and 15 minutes from Tour Eiffel or La Defense (business district).
from here, you are also directly connected to three Parisian train stations : Gare de Lyon (ten minutes walking or 1 metro stop), Gare d'Austerlitz (fifteen minutes walking or 2 metro stops) and Gare du Nord (fifteen minutes by metro).
You will be at 35 minutes of DISNEYLAND from the 5 minutes station RER A - Nation.
We are sure you are going to love it!
CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT
Check-in starts at 1pm Check-out is before 11am Check-in/check-out hours will be flexible, depending whether or not we host some other visitors before/after your stay. No check-in/check-out possible after 10pm or before 8am but If you have special needs please ask, we will try to satisfy your request. A fee will be asked to you for exceptional check-in hours, if it's after 9pm (25€ between 9 until 11pm and 50€ from 11pm).
We will take care of washing the towels and sheets you will use. However, we will ask you to leave the flat reasonably clean, which means : no dirty toilets and bath, no dirty dishes/pans/cups, no stains on the couch/on the bed/on the walls In case the flat will not be reasonably clean, we may take you some money from your caution
Unfortunately we do not have a place like a locker where you could leave your luggages before your check-in/after your check-out. However, if the apartment is free before/after your stay you can leave them in the apartment and come back when you want. But, if there are some other visitors before/after your stay, you will have to take your luggages with you.
Finally, please note that we will ask you 250 € deposit when booking. 250 € that we will give back to you, except if you broke the TV or a window because you were too happy...
We are a professional couple with a spacious apartment on Paris. We love this city, walk around, and eating out, and will be happy to be your guides while you are here!