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Lovely apartment in the very centre of Paris

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 269 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Comfortable romantic studio in the centre the Marais (next to City Hall)

NO EXTRA CHARGES - CLEANING / LINEN (SHEETS) / TOWELS / WIFI / HEATING ALL INCLUDED IN PRICE!

This studio holiday apartment is located on the second floor of a medieval building in the very centre of the vibrant Marais district, the most cosmopolitan area of central Paris. It has two large double-glazed windows have external and internal blinds. It has beautiful wooden floors and a high wood-beamed ceiling. It has been professionally decorated with taste. It is ideal for a romantic stay in Paris, or comfortable for a business trip as well.

The apartment contains all modern conveniences including a TV (with a large number of cable channels), and a DVD player/hi-fi system. It has its own WIFI access. The kitchen is well equiped, with a 2 burner stove, refrigerator, microwave, and washing machine. The apartment has a dining table and chairs, and is furnished with a NEW QUEEN-SIZED BED..

Room prices (rates quoted below) include all charges and taxes.

Checking in/Checking out : The apartment will be available for check in on the day of arrival from 4pm (although in certain circumstances earlier check in may be possible).

In order to allow for handover and cleaning etc, the apartment must be vacated by 11am on the day of departure.

The apartment may be available for earlier check in and later check out if possible and subject to agreement.

The apartment is not suitable for smokers - STRICTLY NO SMOKING

More Details

Owner
Tomas
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Just wanted to say thank you for a lovely stay in Paris. The apartment was ideal and we thoroughly enjoyed the area. Please thank Thomas and Nicky for meeting us and explaining everything. Will definitely be back in the future.

 

Regards

 

Mary
Apr 2013
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Amenities

Saint Gervais Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 269 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please RESPECT the apartment as you would your own
  • Please turn off the HEATER when you are not in the apartment
  • Please use the SHOWER MAT (which is included with the towels given to you) so there are no water spills
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 2 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Completely renovated shower room.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Comfortable queen-size bed (160cmx200cm)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • roller blading
  • swimming
Notes:
Paris guide books are available for review in the apartment.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
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Lovely apartment in the very centre of Paris
average rating of 4.5111113 based on 48 reviews
5

Fantastic area, old old old building in apartment in centre of old Paris

  • 5 of 5

Modern bed, good shower, just adequate kitchen. Lively, colourful, romantic location with cafes, restaurants, small supermarket and weekend street market out the front door. So close to all the beauty of old Paris, 5 minutes to the metro, Rue de Rivoli with its clothing shops one way, and old churches and fresh artisan bread, meats and fruit and vegetables the other way. Hop, skip and a jump to Ile de la Cite and Notre Dame. We loved the cobbled streets and people. Didn't sleep much, but why would you in Paris? Apartment needed a top up in some things like tea towels and crockery - but that's easily fixed.

Thanks for an unforgettable birthday in Paris.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Perfect short stay in the heart of Paris for a couple

  • 4 of 5

Very simple classic Marais studio apt. Comfortable and firm bed, small kitchenette, very decent shower for Paris. Didn't supply soap, shampoo and limited toilet paper, but overall a VERY pleasant experience. Don't come expecting to cook a lot; this place is for people wanting to be out exploring the amazing local cuisine and if anything just getting coffee à emporter and some croissants in the morning. If you don't know Paris, a place so central in the best part of Paris is a really great find!

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks Simon. Delighted that you enjoyed your trip! We have now replenished the soap and toilet paper supplies 😉
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5

Perfect for a couple

  • 5 of 5

A perfect apartment for a couple! We loved our time here and would happily return. Charming, comfortable, with all the amenities you need. The bed was comfortable, the windows were big and bright and the shower was oversized and very clean. We also loved the nearby outdoor market and found everything we could ever want within a short distance. Public transportation is easy from this location making it very easy to navigate the city. But just sitting in the apartment and taking in the street life while drinking a glass of wine was sublime.

I rate this apartment as 5 stars. We loved it and were very comfortable.

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very comfortable stay!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful apartment - much better than staying in a hotel room. Clean and comfortable. Nothing too much for the friendly agent. Comfy bed which is so important. Great base to visit Paris. Will recommend to friends!

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

Good enough for a few days.

  • 3 of 5

3 starts = it was average. Would I stay there again? First I would look at other options and probably go back to AirBnB, but if there was nothing else I would stay there again, that's fine (my spouse would probably disagree). It's in a good location. It's a studio, so it's one room, but it's pretty big with two windows providing a lot of light. There's a small kitchen area (didn't use) and a washer (didn't use). There's a TV (didn't use) and fast WiFi (did use that one). There's a decent size table in the room, with two chairs. Closet space is limited; i.e. there are closets but most space is taken up by stuff. Bathroom is small - just about right for one person. Towel warmer in the bathroom is a big plus.

Why 3 starts?

None of these are big issues by itself, but they accumulated and together became a little annoying... No soap. No toilet paper. Clogged shower (I mean, really clogged where water was barely draining). I didn't like the cash deposit requirement that was mentioned in a long email sent after booking, which I initially missed (the deposit part). Check-in could have been handled a lot better since there was someone with a key in the next building. Turnaround on communication with the owner takes a few hours (via email). On arrival you are asked to call contacts provided, but if you don't have a cell phone you are out of luck. Towels and bed linens had a slight mildew smell - just enough to notice, and it went away after a day (or we got used to it).

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Konrad. You are right to be disappointed by the lack of soap and toilet paper - this is most unusual and I have spoken with the agents about this as soap and toilet paper should always be in the apartment for you. The poorly draining shower is now fixed. Normally, the agent meets guests at the apartment. I understand that, exceptionally, this was not possible on this occasion. We would be delighted to welcome you in the future.
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This apartment is tired and disappointing. The best thing about it is the great location.

  • 1 of 5

There is insufficient hot water fir one person to have a shower long enough to wash and condition your haur without it going cold. The shower outlet blocked and needed cleaning out (owner admitted it happens every two weeks or so - so why isn't it part of their cleaning programme between stays?), the television is so small you can't see it from the bed and is really complicated to work, the cupboards are stuffed full of owners things in untidy disarray and the whole place needs a really good clean.

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. I was a little surprised by your comments. No one has ever remarked on insufficient hot water ( - there is a dial over which you have control if it is too cold). Again no one has ever said that the TV is too complicated to use - it's a simple TV with a cable TV box which most people will be very familiar with. I do not keep any belongings in the apartment and there is lots of space in the cupboards. I have spoken with the agent about cleanliness and he confirms that the apartment was professionally cleaned before your arrival.
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Map

Nearest Train
0.25 Kilometres
Hotel de Ville
Car: not necessary

This stylish studio is located in the historic and much in demand part of Paris called 'Le Marais' is in the very heart of Paris. Metro is very close: Hotel de Ville stop or St Paul stop on the key tourist metro line 1 (for the Louvre, Champs Elysées etc.).

The Marais is the most vibrant and cosmopolitan area of Paris. All facilities at your doorstep: Boutiques, restaurants and cafes, many of which are open seven days a week. Within short walking distance are Notre Dame, Hotel de Ville, the Pompidou Centre, Picasso Museum, and Place des Vosges.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit $132.47

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.