Victoria

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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights
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HIGH-END DESIGN EXPERIENCE IN SAINT-GERMAIN

7th Arrondissement Eiffel Tower Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible Bed, 2 Baths (Sleeps 4)

Comfortable high-end design apartment in the heart of Paris, walking distance to main monuments, museums and the Seine, at the chic and international 7th arrondissement.

Building and location:

At the second floor (first floor European, second floor American) of a wonderful French building built in 1901, the apartment overlooks Boulevard Saint Germain, right at Assemblée Nationale metro stop.

The classic building has a secure entry (with a code), concierge and elevator.

This large, 70 square meters (778 square feet) apartment is located in the heart of the mythic Rive Gauche (left bank), a stonethrow from the Seine and a 10 minute walk from the right bank and the Place de la Concorde, 300m from the Musée d'Orsay, and 600m from the Orangerie.

The apartment accommodates comfortably a family of four to five people: two sleeping areas are conceived, each one having its own bathroom. It has two fully equipped bathrooms, a laundry room with washer & dryer and a high-tech living kitchen.

The Living room:

Contemporary art and design lovers will appreciate Achille Castiglioni’s Parentesi lamps, Marcel Wanders’ surrealistic chandelier, Thomas Heatherwick’s Spun chair, and some interesting artpieces of notable Latin American contemporary artists.

A very confortable Paola Navone’s Ghost queen bed sofa, a designer’s prototype coffee table of the late 1960s, a minimalist desk and Dennis Santachiara’s chromed stool complete the living room. The home entertainment system is assured by a Teac hi-fi audio with Bose speaker system, Sony blue-ray/DVD deck and a Samsung flat TV. There is a safe as well.

The living kitchen:

The large and fully equipped Italian kitchen from Dada Cucine includes a four-burner induction ceramic stove, oven, microwave, Nespresso coffee maker, dishwasher, a complete supply of cookware, French white porcelain dishes, contemporary cutlery and glassware.

A Le Corbusier table, six Mario Bellini’s leather chairs and the mythic Toio lamp by Achille Castiglioni complete the dining room for unforgettable dinners overlooking Boulevard Saint Germain.

The living space in the kitchen/dining room is extremely versatile, converting itself in a meeting room/office when the kitchen is closed.

The bedroom and en-suite bathroom:

The quiet bedroom at the back of the apartment has a comfortable queen-sized bed (160 cm = 63 in), iconic Berenice lightings on industrial night tables, IPod docking station, a wooden library, and a spacious closet with mirror. An en-suite bathroom with wooden floors and Italian anthracite tiles features a very large and comfortable shower (55 x 47 in).

The second bathroom and the laundry room:

The second bathroom has anthracite grey Italian tiles, Fantini faucets and shower and a hand-made red ceramic sink. It also has a 'bidet'.

To provide optical depth, the elegant corridor has been painted in a Parisian anthracite shade of grey, matching the color of the wooden floors of the apartment. The laundry room at the end of the corridor is equipped with washer and dryer, a small sink and a storage.

The independent heating of the apartment is guaranteed by Italian designed hot water flat radiators.

Amenities:

The apartment has cable TV with several English-language channels, free high speed wireless Internet access and free telephone calls to local landlines and to more than 70 landline international destinations (list of countries will be provided on arrival). Free calls to US landlines and cell phones. Air conditioning.

Keywords: luxury apartment, art and design, concierge services on demand

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Victoria (Owner)
Advertiser since 2012
Speaks french, portuguese, german, italian, spanish, english

About Victoria

We decided to buy this wonderful 'pied-à-terre' when we discovered this lovely spot of Paris.

We have restructured and decorated this apartment with passion and thought, as we are both art and design amateurs. We have tried to leave our print in every detail and we hope you will enjoy it as much as we do.

Victoria purchased this apartment in 2010

Guestbook comments from the owner

This is the second time we stay at this lovely and elegant apartment, centrally located, surrounded by fantastic buildings in a great residential area of Paris.



Location is just perfect, you can go by foot anywhere or take the metro just across the road. You don't need a car in Paris!



We came back because we felt at home immediately here. The owners were helpful and gave us great ideas on good restaurants, fantastic exhibitions and special shops. We felt comfortable and had space, which is not the case in any of the 4-star Parisian hotels we have been to before.



We loved to have a cozy breakfast in the high-tech kitchen with a Nespresso and a delicious 'pain au chocolat' from Gosselin. On Thursday, we just went downstairs to have a drink at the Jazz bar La Dauphine.



In the apartment everything is brand new and works, bathrooms are impeccable, the kitchen is very modern and well-equipped and the whole apartment is beautifully decorated and charming. Nothing in the apartment is cheap or tacky.



We will come back!



Best wishes from Buenos Aires,



Beatriz and José
Aug 2012
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Reviews

Reviews

4.8
based on 34 traveler reviews

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High-End Design Experience in Saint-Germain
average rating of 4.848485 based on 34 reviews
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7th Arrondissement Eiffel Tower Paris
Austin, Texas, USA
5

Wonderful location in the 7th arrondissement, very close to the River Seine.

  • 5 of 5
Wonderful location in the 7th arrondissement, very close to the River Seine. We enjoy walking and walked almost everywhere - to the Eiffel Tower, Les Invalides, Jardin des Tuileries, Rodin Museum and garden, Musee du Louvre, Musee d'Orsay, Notre Dame cathedral. The metro entrance is just up the sidewalk, so you have the option for rail transportation as well. It is a lovely apartment, with contemporary art in every room, quiet for an apt in the city, very clean and secure. There is a little grocery right across the street, a post office at the end of the block, and so many coffee shops and restaurants nearby. We had a wonderful week, and would definitely stay here again!
  • Submitted: May 20, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing
Owner's Response: Thank you Brooke for your nice review!
It was nice to have you as guests, hope to have you back soon.
All the best, Victoria
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7th Arrondissement Eiffel Tower Paris
5

Absolutely Wonderful

  • 5 of 5
This review is very tardy, which reflects only on the author and not the wonderful apartment and Victoria! My husband and I stayed in Victoria's wonderful, spacious, superbly furnished apartment for 4 nights last December. Our trip to Paris was a last minute business trip, and we were so pleased that Victoria could accommodate us. The apartment was so convenient - we walked every where, even up to Sacre Coeur. Being over a cafe was an added bonus. Every morning my husband went down for pain au chocolat and cafe americain. What a treat. I missed that so much upon my return to the states. Victoria met us at the apartment upon our arrival, and was gracious, helpful and accommodating. Overall, our stay in Paris was magical, and we have recommended this apartment to everyone.
  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Barbara,
Thank you for your kind review.
I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Casa Courty and that the whole experience was very positive. We always love to contribute to a great travel experience.
Looking forward to having you back in Paris soon.
Best regards,
Victoria
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7th Arrondissement Eiffel Tower Paris
Toronto
4

as viewed above !

  • 4 of 5
Somewhat overpriced for the Location !
  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
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Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway
Owner's Response: Dear Dennis,
Thank you for your review, although unfortunately, I do not understand it well. We are not a pet friendly property, as you suggest; and, on the contrary, our property is top located, as all the reviews and guests confirm.
Best regards to you and to Suzanne!
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7th Arrondissement Eiffel Tower Paris
Denmark
5

Charming apartement!

  • 5 of 5
Our holiday in Paris was magnificent! Paris - the city of lights, haute couture, perfumes, wine, elegance, sophistication and refinement - this image below which everyone recognizes Paris.
To all this is added the beautiful apartment that I had the opportunity to rent it. Located in the heart of Paris, just a short distance from all major puctele visit. The spacious, which seems broken from a magazine of interior design, has all the necessary facilities ... a nice combination of decor and architectural elements ...
I recommend Casa Courty all those who want to taste the atmosphere of bohemian Paris ...
Dear Victoria, thank you for your kindness, we will meet again on our next holiday in Paris.
Best regards, Monica & Vasile
  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
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Recommended for:  Age 55+
Owner's Response: Dear Monica and Vasile,
It was a real pleasure for me to have such wonderful guests: respectful, kind and incredibly knowledgeable about design!
You have treated the apartment with the same respect as if it was your property, and I really appreciate it.
I really look forward to hosting you again at Casa Courty.
Best regards,
Victoria
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7th Arrondissement Eiffel Tower Paris
California, USA
5

Fabulous!

  • 5 of 5
As a repeat guest of this beautiful apartment, I was pleased to find the apartment in the same impeccable condition as our last visit. It's very clean, modern, chic and high end yet comfortable. The attention to detail, design and amenities are greatly appreciated. The location is incredible and we had a very positive experience (again!). We already can't wait for our next visit!
  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Dear Andrea,
It was a pleasure to have you and your nice family back in Paris and host you at our property. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the apartment and that the experience was again very positive.
Looking forward to have you back next year!
Warm regards,
Victoria
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7th Arrondissement Eiffel Tower Paris
Hartford, WI USA
5

Excellent Location!

  • 5 of 5
First of all, the location of this apartment is amazing. We were able to walk to all the areas we wanted to, including the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, and Notre Dame. We felt safe and comfortable at all times, even later at night. There are many local restaurants and markets within walking distance. As far as the noise, the living room had some noise but we expected that to be the case since you are staying in a city, not the country. It is not that noisy and is certainly quieter on the weekends since this area is mostly government buildings! My mother and 17 year old slept in the living room and they had no problems whatsoever.

The owner, Victoria, is absolutely wonderful and a joy to work with. She answered all of our questions thoroughly and accurately. She called a taxi to take us to the airport when we left, which was greatly appreciated! We also appreciated the information she provided to us when we arrived at the apartment so that we understood how to use the appliances.

The apartment is beautifully decorated and very clean! Artwork is amazing!

There is one small thing that I wanted to share about the rental of this apartment. I have rented and stayed in 6 VRBO rentals across Amsterdam, Italy, and the US but no others in France. I found Victoria's expectation that the beds be stripped and the dirty linens be folded and placed in the laundry basket, along with the used towels, to be a bit too much. I could understand placing the used towels in the laundry basket and taking the garbage out but the stripping of linens and folding them to place in the basket was uncomfortable to me as it felt to me that that should be part of the post-stay cleaning, not part of the guests stay.

With that being said, the apartment is in the perfect location, it is very clean, and the owner a joy to work with!
  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Kristin,
Thank you so much for your kind review.
I am happy to hear that you and your family had a great time at our property and could enjoy the location and the amenities. Thanks also for your suggestion, I will take it into account for next guests leaving early as you did.
Very best wishes,
Victoria
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
14 Kilometres
Orly
Nearest Train
20 Metres
Metro Assemblée Nationale
Nearest Barpub
10 Metres
La Dauphine Jazz Bar & Brasserie
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
Le Bourbon Restaurant
Car: not necessary

The apartment is conveniently located in the heart of the mythic Rive Gauche (Left Bank), overlooking Boulevard Saint Germain in its most residential area, the Assemblée Nationale.

A stonethrow from the Seine, 300 meters from the Musée d'Orsay, 600 meters from the Orangerie and the Tuileries gardens facing the Louvre, ten minute walk to the right bank and the Place de la Concorde, this apartment will be the gateway to main attractions during your stay in Paris.

It is surrounded by great coffee shops, typical brasseries, wonderful bakeries and some of the most renowned Michelin starred restaurants like Joël Robuchon's L'Atelier, Alain Passard's L'Arpège or Hélène Darroze.

Saint Germain-de-Près and its famous cafés and brasseries such as Les Deux Magots, Café de Flore, Lipp Brasserie, La Société and Ralph's are less than a ten minute walk.

Transportation is really easy. The Assemblée Nationale metro stop is across the road and the bus stop with buses to all the major attractions is right in front of the apartment building. A taxi stand is 150 meters away, close to the Musee D’Orsay. The airport shuttle 'Les Cars' to main airports stops at Les Invalides, ten minute walk from the apartment.

This apartment is located in front of a traditional Parisian news stand that sells international press, if you feel like having your first 'café crème' with a croissant and a newspaper!

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7th Arrondissement Eiffel Tower Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Autumn in Paris
Oct 29 2014 - Nov 22 2014
3 night minimum stay
€320
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €35 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving in Paris
Nov 23 2014 - Nov 30 2014
4 night minimum stay
€350
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €40 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas Shopping
Dec 1 2014 - Dec 19 2014
3 night minimum stay
€320
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €35 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas in Paris
Dec 20 2014 - Dec 28 2014
4 night minimum stay
€400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €50 per night, per additional guest
 
Sparkling New Year's Eve
Dec 29 2014 - Jan 3 2015
3 night minimum stay
€430
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €70 per night, per additional guest
 
Warm rates for the cold season
Jan 4 2015 - Mar 1 2015
4 night minimum stay
€285
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €35 per night, per additional guest
 
Early spring
Mar 2 2015 - May 15 2015
3 night minimum stay
€320
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €35 per night, per additional guest
 
Sunny days in Paris
May 16 2015 - Jul 31 2015
3 night minimum stay
€340
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €40 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
€300
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €35 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Final Cleaning & Laundry €130
Tax Rate 4.0%
Notes Contact owner to confirm rate, details and season calendar
Less than 3 nights pay 3 nights rate
Discount for stays 3 weeks or longer
Fully refundable cash security deposit
Extra bed + extra bed linens: € 35/nightly
Check-in: 1:30 - 2:30 pm
Check-out: 9 - 10 am
Check-in: before 1 pm / after 5pm / on Sundays: extra cost
Check-out: before 7:30am / after noon / on Sundays: extra cost

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Amenities

7th Arrondissement Eiffel Tower Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 70 m²
Location Type:
  • Monument View
  • Downtown ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Spa
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Budget
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Elevator ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Internet ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Parking ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Catering Available ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Oven ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet , Extra-large shower (55 x 47 in), bidet and all comforts.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Comfortable shower,hand-made red ceramic sink,zen atmosphere
  • Two fully equipped Italian designed bathrooms (one en-suite).
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Convertible bed(s) - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 1 queen
  • Two sleeping areas are conceived, each one having its own fully equipped bathroom. The bedroom has a 160 cm queen size bed with a very comfortable mattress. The living room has a Paola Navone's 'Ghost' queen size sofa bed (160 cm) with a very comfortable mattress. An extra single bed with a comfortable mattress can be added for a fifth guest. Air conditioning.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Television ...
  • Books ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • antiquing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • roller blading
  • golf
  • tennis
  • swimming
  • cycling
  • hot air ballooning
Notes:
River tours and dinner cruises, special visits, excursions and special restaurants can be booked upon request. Concierge services and baby sitting services upon request. Personal shopping services upon request.
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