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"BOIS & VELVET" perfect balance between Alsatian charm and character Deco

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 592 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Perfect balance between the Alsatian charm and caracter decor.

Enjoying a privileged location in the center of Colmar, between the Champs de Mars Boulevard and Little Venice, the duplex cottage "Wood & Velvet" will seduce you. In a character house dating from the 17th century, renovated in early 2014 and has all the modern conveniences, you can enjoy the calm of his suite and quiet courtyard. For your stay Alsatian, the very comfortable cottage in the historic heart of Colmar welcomes you in a chic contemporary feel, blending diverse and unique styles.

Very comfortable bedding.

Great shower. Bathroom with two windows.

Wifi and free internet.

Private parking available.

All shops and restaurants nearby.

More Details

Owner
Javier Estrada
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
October 21, 2017

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Amenities

Quartier Centre Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 592 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - toilet , shower
  • Italian shower, washing machine and dryer, hair dryer, two windows in the room overlooking the courtyard typical Alsatian
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • - 1 queen
  • Bedroom 1: 1 comfortable king size bed 160x200
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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(26 traveler reviews)

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"BOIS & VELVET" perfect balance between Alsatian charm and character Deco
average rating of 5.0 based on 27 reviews
5

Beautiful house in a very central location. Javier was an excellent host, suggesting things to see.

  • 5 of 5

The property is a beautiful 3 story house with a small courtyard terrace. It is tastefully decorated and was well equipped with everything we needed. It's located in the lovely old centre of Colmar and close to many bakeries and a monoprix supermarket for those wanting to self cater. We had a hire car so it was very useful to have the private garage a short walk away.

Javier is an excellent host and took time to suggest a range of things to see and do, both in Colmar and in her surrounding area.

We would love to return someday soon.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci beaucoup. …thank you very much for these pretty words. You are also adorable and very friendly hosts. I would be delighted to see you again on another trip to Alsace. With great pleasure. Continue well and full of beautiful things to you. Sincères salutations !
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5

Perfect for two a beautifully presented apartment.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this beautifully presented apartment for two wonderful weeks exploring Colmar and surrounds. The attention to detail and thoughtful inclusions were exceptional with a very warm welcome and everything we needed to enjoy this picturesque and interesting town. No need for a car, a great walking town and we used local buses to visit other nearby towns. Many great eating places and friendly locals. A very enjoyable and relaxing introduction to the Alsace region with the most amazingly good weather for the entire stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much ! It was a pleasure to meet you and very happy to welcome these two weeks of your traveler journey. An affectionate hug and good continuation…
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Malvern UK
5

A top class holiday home in a beautiful town

  • 5 of 5

I wish we could award more than 5 stars. This flat is a superb exercise in mixing modern interior design with a charming timber framed house. It is wonderfully well equipped and very comfortably furnished and it is right in the middle of a ridiculously picture postcard perfect town. The lock-up garage 10 minutes walk from the flat is a huge bonus in a town where parking space is rare and expensive.

The Unterlinden Museum is closed for much of 2015 but the alternative display of probably its most famous works of art, the Issenheim altarpiece, is not more than 100m from the flat. Bakers, delis, restaurants and general shops are all available with in the same distance. Slightly further away is the restaurant Atelier du Peintre where were had a meal that was a glorious firework display of flavours. The station is slightly further away than the garage. Trains into Strasbourg are fast and frequent and it is a city full of sights and museums that are well worth visiting. And then there's the wine route. We weren't able to spend as much time following it as I would have liked but we made one very worthwhile call to the Cave de Beblenheim where we found all sorts of very good wines to try and to buy at very reasonable prices.

Thank you Javier and Romuald for providing such a perfect base to explore all that Colmar and the Alsace have to offer.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The dream apartment

  • 5 of 5

Even after nine days in this beautiful apartment, I still felt sad leaving!

It had the most beautiful ambiance, with wonderful artistic decor and unique touches. The apartment's location, at the entrance to the magical 'old town' of Colmar, was superb. We loved watching from the window as tourists turned the street corner and immediately reached for their cameras. We felt incredibly fortunate to be 'one of the locals' if only for a short while.

Romuald and Xavier were the most welcoming and informative hosts it has been our pleasure to meet on our frequent travels.

I would be happy to just wrap this apartment up in cotton wool and transport it to all our future travel destinations.

We are already planning a return visit to Colmar, a beautiful town rightfully proud of its local cuisine and traditions, and would look no further than this apartment for our stay. Thank you Romuald and Xavier, for giving us this wonderful experience and wishing you lots of success in 2015.

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

beautiful, cozy, charming and fresh!

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriend and I had the pleasure of spending five wonderful nights in this beautiful apartment in the Old Town of Colmar. The location couldn't be better: 10 minutes from the train station, 10 minutes from Petit Venise, on a quiet square near super markets, bakeries and delicious restaurants. Romuald made us feel more than at home, welcoming us with cookies and a lovely bottle of local sparkling wine. This apartment comes with the highest of recommendations; an absolutely pleasurable experience all around. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci, merci... Au plaisir de vous revoir ;o) Très cordialement !!!
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Tecklenburg
5

Gemütliches Nest mit viel Liebe zum Detail

  • 5 of 5

Zentraler kann man in Colmar kaum wohnen. Das Fachwerkhaus liegt an einem kleinen Platz am Rand der Fußgängerzone. Alles was man zum Leben braucht, gibts um die Ecke: Bäckerei, Lebensmittel, Restaurants, Geschäfte. Trotz des Trubels, der dort immer herrscht, ist es drinnen schön ruhig. Die Wohnung wurde von Künstlern mit viel Liebe zum Detail renoviert und eingerichtet und strahlt eine sehr ruhige Athmosphäre aus. Dabei kommt die Praxis nicht zu kurz: Küche und Bad sind mit allem ausgestattet, was man so braucht und im Bett lässt es sich hervorragend schlummern. Das Auto kann in einer verschlossenen Garagenbox etwa 5 Gehminuten vom Haus abgestellt werden. Besitzer eines großen SUVs sollten sich vorab erkundigen, ob's passt.

Javier ist ein hervorragender und sehr herzlicher Gastgeber, der uns mit vielen nützlichenTipps für Gastronomie und Aktivitäten in der Stadt und Region versorgte. Er ist als Ansprechpartner immer erreichbar.

Wir kommen gern wieder!

Tipp: Das alte Gemäuer besitzt natürlich keinen Aufzug und die Wendeltreppe, die zu Schlafzimmer und Bad rauf führt, ist sehr eng. Das sollte man beim Koffer packen bedenken.

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Bonjour Angela ! J'espère que vous allez bien et que le retour à la vie quotidienne se fait en douceur. C'est fut aussi un plaisir vous avoir eu comme hôtes et je serais ravis de vous revoir dans une autre saison chez nous. Entre temps, portez-vous bien et bonne continuation ! (Merci beaucoup pour ces jolis mots ;o)
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $353.48
Stay tax $1.18 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 7 years.

Caution de 300€ à l'arrivée avec la remise des clés faite par le propriétaire. La caution sera remise au locataire le jour du départ.
N'hésitez pas à me contacter sur mon portable pour tout autre renseignement.
Je reste à votre entière disposition.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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