Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Heart Marais Splendid, Charm & Quiet apartment, 750 sq ft, lift & free pickup!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6), free pickup

Our services +++:

• We provide a free pick-up (3 nights minimum) from the airport/train station in the price of the rental, making your arrival very smooth! Our bilingual driver who will be waiting for you and will assist you with your luggage. This service is greatly appreciated by our guests, as you can see in our reviews!

• At the apartment, you will find our personalized handbook which will have tips for enjoying the neighborhood, a list of our favorite restaurants, emergency numbers and instructions for using the appliances.

• A free high speed Wi-Fi, a TV with cable in one of the bedrooms, free local calls within France, free calls to cell phones and landlines to the US and Canada, and free calls to landlines in over 200 other countries (please inquire about your particular country).

This 750sqft apartment is located on 3rd floor (2nd French floor) of a XIXth century building in Northern Marais, a few steps away from the charming Square du Temple and 2 blocks away from the famous rue de Bretagne and its amazing open air market. Fully equipped, this 2 BR/2BA can sleep up to 6 persons, with 2 queen size beds and a very comfortable sofa bed in the living room.

The apartment contains a bright and large living/dining room with a fully equipped open kitchen, and two bedrooms, each with en-suite bathroom or shower room. One of the bedroom can be fitted with one queen size bed or two single beds, depending on your needs.

The entire apartment has been newly remodeled in Winter 2008 with careful attention to restore the apartment's original features (parquet floor, moldings, high ceilings) while at the same time providing all modern amenities and conveniences. It has been professionally decorated with a mix of modern comfortable furniture and some carefully chosen French antiques.

The living room area is equipped with a very comfortable (and easy-to-handle...) sofa bed. A splendid 'meuble de metier' found at the flea market can be used as a desk when checking your emails or writing some postcards... Cable TV (with CNN International and BBC World among others) and DVD player, hidden in another elegant antique piece of furniture, are also available in the living room.

Our large dining table can easily welcome 8 to 10 people, which will enable you to have friends coming over for dinner!

The first bedroom, overlooking the street, is nevertheless quiet as traffic at night is close to zero... It is equipped with large built-in closets, a queen size bed, antique nightstand and has an en-suite shower room.

The second bedroom, overlooking the building courtyard, is also equipped with large built-in closets, a TV and has its own very traditional en-suite bathroom. The beds can be adjusted as a queen size bed or two single beds depending on your needs.

WIFI & LANDLINES:

There is high speed wifi, free local calls within France, free calls to cell phones and landlines to the US and Canada, and free calls to landlines in over 200 other countries (please inquire about your particular country).

TRANSPORTATION:

The closest subway station is Republique (line 3, 5, 8,,9, 11) giving you easy access to place de la Concorde, Opera, Bastille, etc.)

A Velib stop is just at the end of the street, on place de la Republique.

Bus lines 20 et 65 (place de la République) will take you in 5 min to the Opera Bastille and in 10 mn to Gare de Lyon.

LOCATION:

Our location is extraordinary with great restaurants, art galleries and fashionable shops at your doorstep. There are narrow streets that have not changed for centuries.

If you have young kids, you will really enjoy the vicinity of Square du Temple, just one block away from the apartment.

Two bakeries and a large supermarket are located just 3 mn away from the apartment.

On week-ends, we strongly recommend a stroll in the amazing 'Marche des Enfants Rouges' located on rue de Bretagne, where you will even be able to enjoy a delicious brunch when the weather allows...

WIFI & LANDLINES:

There is high speed wifi, free local calls within France, free calls to cell phones and landlines to the US and Canada, and free calls to landlines in over 200 other countries (please inquire about your particular country).

SMARTY PHONES:

In our continual efforts to make your stay as enjoyable and convenient as possible, we are happy to offer our guests our SMARTY phone, which will become your new Parisian best friend!!! Avoid high roaming data costs and enjoy all that technology has to offer-- 4G, unlimited calls (including abroad), and GPS services to make walking around in Paris easier-- all for the rate of 5 euros a day, essentially the cost of a fancy Parisian coffee :) Please let us know upon booking that you are interested so we can reserve a SMARTY for your stay.

More Details

Owner
Sophie Berdah
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 24, 2017

About Sophie Berdah

I own this apartment and live in the same building, it has been refurbished and furnished in 2009!

Whether you want to BUY a pied a terre in Paris, or RENT a beautiful apartment in Paris, you may want to call our MY HOME IN PARIS team.

Sophie

Sophie Berdah purchased this apartment in 2009

Why Sophie Berdah chose 3rd Arrondissement Le Marais

The Marais is an area that you'll want to visit every time you're in Paris. You'll find so many reasons to go : Centre Georges Pompidou, this amazing designed building with a lot more to offer than just a museum, la Maison Europeenne de la Photographie, a must for contemporary photos exhibits, la Place des Vosges ....

The Marais is also and mainly a place to hang out choosing the right place to have a proper lunch, wandering around the narrow streets and peeking into private courtyard and private mansions

What makes this apartment unique

Very close to metro station and at the same time in the heart of the Marais but in a quiet street!!!!!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Beautiful place...

Thanks for everything

Kim's family
May 2009
  • 1 of 8

Amenities

Enfants-Rouges Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available
  • Elevator
  • Free Long Distance
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) 32 inches beds. Can be set up as two single beds or 1 queen size bed., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Video Library ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(33 traveler reviews)

Heart Marais Splendid, Charm & Quiet apartment, 750 sq ft, lift & free pickup!
average rating of 4.909091 based on 41 reviews
5

Perfect Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I brought our 12 year old granddaughter to Paris. The apartment Enfant Rouge is in a perfect location in northern Le Marais. It is on a very quiet street perfectly nestled between to other bustling areas with markets, shops and restaurants. It is a 3 minute walk to the metro hub so it is convenient to get to all locations in the city.

The apartment itself is well appointed with inventive art and had all the amenities we needed for a week. It is a charming place for two couples or a family of 4 (or more if you use he sleep coach).

The owner Sophie was extremely helpfu before and during our stay. We could not have been happier with our stay. Thank you!!!

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Near the action, but not too near

  • 5 of 5

This third-story flat is tucked away in Le Marais, one block off of Plaza Republique. Quiet, clean, well appointed and safe, the unit also features ample hot water and heaters that keep out the January cold. The building is otherwise occupied by permanent residents, mostly families, so it is kept up well. The metro is one block away, and the line goes direct to the Tuilerie Jardin. The Seine is but a 10 minute walk down Rue Beranger, so you can get to Notre Dame and Sainte Chappelle in short order. Boulangeries and cafes abound; try the pan du chocolat at the boulangerie on the corner of Rue Charlot and Rue Beranger. It is two blocks from Rue Bretagne, where you can drop into a fromagerie or Manon's patisserie. In short, the location is prime, and the setting is ideal.

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

Spacious apartment in Exciting Marais

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely apartment with lots of natural light and in a fantastic neighborhood. Its close to the market, Picasso Museum, cool stores and plenty of restaurants and wine stores. The comfortable bedrooms each have their own complete bathroom making this an easy place for two couples or not related adults to stay. The kitchen is small but has the essentials, including a washer/dryer. The building is quiet and feels very safe. Sophie, our host, was friendly and helpful in guiding us to local restaurants. The only hiccup to know about is that you cannot get into the apartment if you arrive early in the morning. Sophie arranged for us to leave our luggage at a hotel, but then we had to get another cab to take us to the apartment later in the day. Just a little inconvenient when you're tired from a long overnight flight. Otherwise, the apartment was perfect and made our stay in Paris all the more special.

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0
5

Great place to stay in Paris

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay. The location is great for exploring the hip 11th arrondisement. The apartment was very quiet, comfortable and well equipped. Perfect for two couples, or a family. The owner was very helpful throughout. Would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
Bay Area, California
5

Professional staff with excellent service

  • 5 of 5

We actually stayed at the different property (Picasso) managed by this company after booking this particular property, due to some complications with our personal arrangements. The apartment itself was well cared for and nicely furnished. It was very safe with multiple entry points. The neighborhood was very walking friendly and close to many points of interest. While we were there the dishwasher broke. The morning we reported it, the management dispatched someone and replaced with a new dishwasher. If we return to Paris, we would definitely consider their properties first due to the service and excellent communication. We definitely love the free airport pickup service.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
Alexandria, VA
5

Perfect home base for a Paris Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This apartment was perfect for 2 couples exploring Paris. The location was ideal - easy to walk everywhere to eat or to hop on the metro. We loved the neighborhood. The building was lovely - having this space was so much nicer than 2 hotel rooms could have been. Sophie was always available and gave us good advice. The apartment had a great notebook with instructions and suggested places to go and to eat. Our favorite breakfast spot was just around the corner, Seasons. The complimentary airport pickup was wonderful after a long flight. When we return to Paris, we will stay here again!!

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Map

Photos

Rates & Availability

Enfants-Rouges Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
PRINTEMPS
May 1 2017 - Jul 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$436
 
 
high season
Sep 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$436
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$327
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $435.79

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
Enter dates for accurate pricing
Send a Message Send a Message
Available
Unavailable

Special HomeAway Offers

You might like these similar properties