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Art Deco in the Heart of the Historic Marais, With A Private Terrace

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms with queen size beds 2 Baths With Private Terrace, Prestige Location

This beautiful, spacious high-end apartment has the ambiance of art déco Paris with the best of comfort and conveniences. A private terrace and a view of gardens from the bedrooms enhance the apartment’s tasteful decor and make it an ideal base for your Paris holiday.

On the apartment’s flowered terrace, a rarity in Paris, guests enjoy alfresco dining, a sunny breakfast, or a relaxing cocktail after a day of exploring and shopping in town. Even more unusual in the city center: the two bedrooms overlook a quiet garden ensuring a silent, peaceful night.

Here you are only steps away from the celebrated Place des Vosges, the Picasso and the Carnavalet museums as well the city’s latest mecca for fashionable shopping: the chic boutiques of the Marais. A 15 to 20 minute walk brings you to the Seine, Ile Saint Louis and Notre Dame.

Although the Marais is now the trendiest area of Paris, it keeps its historic character with numerous restaurants, sidewalk cafés, art galleries and everyday shopping. The Marais is Paris at its most parisian, where no one feels a stranger.

In fact, from here, a walk in any direction reveals the city’s enduring charm. You are five minutes away from the metro stop, Chemin Vert, and excellent bus service to the whole of Paris. A short stroll through the Place des Vosges brings you to metro St. Paul with a direct line to the Louvre, Concorde, and the Champs Elysées.

In a neighbourhood bustling with life the 100 square meter apartment is on a quiet street in a modern building protected by access and elevator codes plus a full time guardian.

The unanimous 5-star reviews our guests have posted make us confident your stay here in Paris will be equally memorable.

APARTMENT:

rue Saint Gilles, 75003 Paris (100 m2, 1076 sq ft) on first floor, (2nd floor American)

Elevator

Bedrooms 2, sleeps four

Bathrooms 2

Toilets 2, one in separate WC

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BEDROOMS:

BR 1: Top quality queen size bed that can be separated into two singles

BR 2 Top quality queen size bed (160x 200 cm)

View over quiet, private garden from bedrooms

Hardwood floors

BATHROOMS:

Main bathroom with tub, shower, double sink, heated towel rack, separate toilet

Bathroom 2: enclosed overhead shower, sink, toilet, heated towel rack

Hair drier

KITCHEN:

Breakfast space composed of 2 vintage metro benches and marble topped bistro table.

Fully equipped with pots, pans, utensils, dishes, glassware... Dishwasher

Washing machine

Electric stove with four burners (ceramic surface) Convection oven

Microwave

Full size refrigerator with freezer

Toaster

Nespresso coffee machine plus capsules

Iron and ironing board

LIVING ROOM (31 m2, 334 sq ft)

Dining table and chairs

Cable TV with international channels including English

DVD player

Bose sound system and CD player

Landline telephone, free calls to US, Canada Australia...

WIFI, high speed Internet

Carpeted

TERRACE:

Landscaped terrace (15 m2, 161 sq ft) with tall tree and garden, table and chairs

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SECURITY:

excellent, safe, prestigious neighborhood in the Marais Convenient to Paris sites and landmarks, fashion centers, multiple restaurants and cafés Neighborhood shopping and supermarket.

Cipher code on main entrance, elevator code

5 minutes to metro and key bus lines.

PARKING: in building garage

More Details

Owner
Barbara Curtin (owner)
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 19, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

“We had a splendid week staying in this apartment which we were lucky enough to hear about via a friend. It was in a wonderful position, very spacious, and we certainly enjoyed the terrace at every moment we could. Having a terrace is not a common finding in Paris and it was lovely to be able to take breakfast outside and enjoy the garden. We would highly recommend this apartment to those looking for a very central position, comfortable spacious apartment, with such a lovely terasse!



Suzanne and John”
Sep 2014
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Amenities

Le Marais Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Newly renovated in travertin
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , double sink and separate toilet
  • BATHROOMS: Main bathroom with walk-in shower, double sink, heated towel rack separate toilet Bathroom 2: enclosed overhead shower, sink, toilet, heated towel rack Hair drier
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , can be converted into twins on request
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , queen size bed
  • BR 1: Top quality queen size bed that can be separated into two singles BR 2 Top quality queen size bed View over quiet, private garden from both bedrooms Hardwood floors
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Notes:
excellent, safe, prestigious neighborhood in the Marais Convenient to Paris sites and landmarks, fashion centers, multiple restaurants and cafés Neighborhood shopping and supermarket. Cipher code on main entrance, elevator code 5 minutes to metro and key bus lines.

Reviews

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Art Deco in the Heart of the Historic Marais, With A Private Terrace
average rating of 5.0 based on 33 reviews
5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Probably the best part of our Paris visit. Great apartment. Comfortable and convenient.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

Calming oasis perfectly located in lively Marais

  • 5 of 5

Close to metro, great restaurants, shopping and markets . We followed all the recommendations of the hosts and their great local knowledge really enhanced our stay. The apartment is beautiful but the garden balcony is an absolute highlight

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful two bedroom apartment in the Marais

  • 5 of 5

Barbara is a wonderful hostess, greeted us and introduced us to the neighborhood. The apartments is beautifully furnished and very comfortable for two couples. Two nice bathrooms (one with shower), very comfortable and quiet bedrooms facing a lovely and quiet garden. Small outdoor "deck'" where we enjoyed several meals after cooking in her well appointed kitchen. Very good location - in the Marais, but in a less crowded and busy portion of it - with two small groceries (one "organic") next door, and a terrific boulangerie a block away. Could not have been better.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great stay

  • 5 of 5

Kitchen and dining room allowed us to take advantage of local market options. The washer and dryer made it easy for the rest of our time in France. The area was great for activities, cafes, etc. and subway stops were very convenient for going further than we wanted to walk.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Paradise in Paris!

  • 5 of 5

Not sure I can fit all the wonderful aspects of our stay at 20 Rue Saint Gilles. We stayed the week of April 8th through April 15th, 2017. I don't think we could have found a better location. Close to Metro and shopping. Close to everything! No. 8 train at the Metro station one block away took us everywhere! The area was surprisingly quiet. Barbara met us at the apartment and was full of information to make our stay pleasurable. She provided maps and books, along with a notebook of suggestions and answers to any questions we may have while in Paris. She explained how everything worked in the apartment and made sure we were comfortable. She was always a phone call away if we had questions or problems. The kitchen was stocked and had all the necessary cooking utensils along with oils and spices. Barbara had a a bottle of Champagne waiting for us when we arrived. Loved her coffee maker so much, we bought one when we arrived back home. Barbara has an eye for decorating and you can see all over the apartment. The apartment is very inviting and doesn't feel like a rental, it is beautiful. The Patio! What can I say! This was a requirement when we were searching for a rental. This is where we spent out nights after a long day exploring. We ate and enjoyed wine till it was late. The plantings on the patio make you feel like you are in the suburbs, not the middle of Paris. The patio was the icing on the cake. We would highly recommend this rental to anyone who asks. We hope to return to 20 Rue Saint Gilles on our next trip to Paris. Thank you Barbara for making our experience wonderful! Dawn & Steve Haigler, Karen & John Robinson

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kentucky
5

A Perfect Paris Apartment!!

  • 5 of 5

Where to begin. The apartment is utterly charming, tastefully appointed, highly functional and well located. We stayed nine days and were sad to leave. Two spacious bedrooms (with superb views of a park like area behind), well equipped kitchen, comfortable living/dining room to gather, in which to unwind and plan your stay. But you will want to be out on the terrace when possible! Sitting around the table there in the afternoon with a bottle of wine, crisp baguette and some cheese and fruit reviewing our days experiences was a daily ritual not to be missed.

The neighborhood is cozy and quite convenient. Two small grocery stores are steps from the street entrance. A short block up the street is Artisan Boulangerie, great bread, and breakfast pastry. (One of us made the trip each morning). Picasso and Carnavalet museums are a few blocks as is the Place Des Vosges. Some very good restaurants are close as well. Cafe Marche' and Chez Janou were two we enjoyed.

Two metro stops close by are Chemin Vert and Saint Paul. Easy to find.

Owners were warm, welcoming and helpful. Barbara answered my emails promptly and courteously (even my dumb questions).

This is a terrific place to stay when you visit Paris!

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Le Marais Apartment Rental Rates

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per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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5 night minimum stay
$353
$2,470
 

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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