Cette maison est
Un petit coin de paradis : à l’écart du monde, où on est bien tout simplement
Ce que vos invités vont adorer chez vous
Conveniently Central yet Calm, next to Parc Montsouris
Ce que vos invités vont adorer dans votre quartier
Neighboring 2 great restaurants: a
Cite Universitaire campus a couple blocks away, open 24 h with great open wide spaces (in addition to the Parc Montsouris and its lake!)
2 blocks from extremely convenient Boulevard Leclerc, with many conveniences (several of which stay open until 9pm - 2am, including weekends)
Le mot de la fin
-- Central 35 m² (380ft²) one bed room apartment, on 2nd floor giving on a quiet courtyard, newly renovated with century-old chimney and wooden parquet floors. Artistic Parisian living quarters right next to the Parc Montsouris and Cité Universitaire Internationale.
-- Ideal for a couple or two and small families, with a hosting capacity of 1-5 people (3 can sleep on the 2 living room sofa-beds). Includes a large living space, bedroom (big double-bed), modern and fully equipped kitchen (dish-washer, laundry washer & dryer, freezer, fridge, oven, microwave, toaster, hotpot, etc.), bathroom & separate toilet.
-- Particularly safe and conveniently located neighborhood. Direct commute to/from AIRPORTS Charles the Gaulle (30-40 min, via RER B) or Orly (20 min, with OrlyBus), and TRAIN STATIONS (Montparnasse & Gare du Nord/EuroStar). Most main tourist attractions 10-20 mins away.
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*** NON-SMOKER apartment: No smoking whatsoever please.
*** CLEANING: please clean the apartment thoroughly before you leave (vacuuming throughout, bathroom, toilet, and kitchen - including fridge & oven if necessary), and if you have many dirty sheets which do not fit simultaneously into our washing machine, please just pile them up in a corner for us to handle later (generally we ask that you do not let the machine run unsupervised).
*** NOISE: As of 20h and until 8h (or 10h on weekends) please do not make excessive noise (vacuum cleaning, washing machine use, loud music, loud phone calls, shouting, etc.).
*** PETS may be accepted upon discussion.
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# SUBWAY CONNECTIONS:
*** Metro line 4: reachable from 2 stations (Porte d'Orléans or Alésia, 5 min walk). Gets you quickly to Montparnasse, Gare de l'Est, and other lines, including the scenic line 6 to the Eiffel Tower.
*** RER B train (fast subway line): cross the parc (diagonally, 5mn) to the Cité Universitaire station, or grab a bus to Denfert-Rochereau. This connects you directly to both Paris airports, train stations, and to central places like Notre-Dame, Chatelet (10 min), Auber (Grands Magasins 'Galeries Lafayette' & Opera), Etoile (Champs Elysées & Arc de Triomphe) or Gare de Lyon.
# TRAMWAY: The tramway 3(a) goes around Paris, connecting to metro lines 13, 7, 8 (using the same ticket).
# BUS: Several bus lines around the corner (100m): Lines 88 and 216 in particular. Direct (Orly) Airport bus at 150m. Night-time 'Noctiliens' at Porte d'Orléans, 5mn.
# BIKE & CAR RENTALS: Velib' (bike rental) and Autolib' (car city rental) stations also a few meters close by.
# PARKING: Easy in front, for free on weekends and between 7pm and 9am weekdays. Local underground parking is $26 daily, and free parking during the week can be found on the "Impasse David Weill".
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# PARC MONTSOURIS: 100 meters from the apartment and perfect for relaxing walks, picnics or jogging (one of the largest parks in Paris, designed in the English style with a beautiful lake and cascades). Luxembourg park is also just a couple stations away.
# CITE UNIVERSITAIRE CAMPUS: Open 24 hours. Houses students and researchers from around the world, in a diverse architectural setting. It offers many events as well as a pleasant terrace café overlooking its bucolic campus.
* Monop (open to 11 pm and Sundays), Bio store, and grocery store around the corner (until 2am)
* Big Carrefour (open to 10 pm, Mon-Sat)
* Many "boulangeries" for your baguettes, including famous "Le Notre" pastries.
* Michelin rated 'Bistrot Montsouris' nextdoor (20-40€, left)
* 'ChinChin' brasserie nextdoor (also very good, and open 8am-midnight)
* Brasserie 'Le Zeyer' at Alésia (above, 30-50€)
* Park's 'Le Pavillon Montsouris' (50-100€)
* Italian, Moroccan couscous, Lebanese, Indian, Chinese, Japanese sushi (home-deliveries)
* McDonalds, KFC & Starbucks @ Alésia (7min).
# CINEMA: French and English movies with subtitles (Alésia)
# MONTPARNASSE TOWER: Best perspective over Paris (10 min, metro line 4), with a budget-friendly gourmet French meal at 'Le Ciel de Paris'.
# PARIS CATACOMBS: a famous underground cemetery built in the 18th century for 6 million people, can be visited at Denfert Rochereau (10 min walk).