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4th Arrondissement • Marais / Ile Saint Louis

Paris 204 4th arrondissement. Metro: Arts et Metiers or Rambuteau
2 bedroom. Sleeps 4-5. Situated in the Marais, this apartment is just four blocks away from the Picasso Museum and the Centre Pompidou. A five minute walk east takes you to some of the trendiest little shopping streets in Paris. If shopping is your love, the cutting edge shops in the rue des Francs-Bourgeois are close by. A three minute walk north brings you to one of the finest street markets for antiques and gourmet foods. Ten minutes' walk south and you're standing at Notre-Dame Cathedral on the Seine. On rue Rambuteau, all the food we go to Paris for can be found in a single block. This apartment is a very spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bath apartment located in a landmarked 17th century courtyard in Paris ' historic Marais district. The beautifully renovated apartment offers every amenity discreetly tucked behind luxurious oak paneling. Every room is bathed in natural light: the tall windows of the main salon and master bedroom look out onto the ravishing 17th century facade of the Hotel Jean Bart of which the apartment is part. The windows of the dining room, kitchen and guest bedroom look out into a quiet back courtyard with plenty of blue sky and sun. The apartment is filled with an eclectic, stylish mix of antique and modern pieces. Rich silk taffeta curtains catch the afternoon light and project their glow onto the 18th century tapestries decorating the walls. Chandeliers in black, white, and amber decorate each of the main rooms and bedrooms. Antique rugs and sleek, glossy cowhides adorn the white marble floors of the main salon and dining room. The apartment features: 2 bedrooms, each with a plush queen bed; and 2 bathrooms, each with tub and American-style wall-mounted shower; separate living and dining spaces with a sliding wall between them. The living room is independent from the other rooms and can be used as a additional bedroom. A comfortable sofa bed can accommodate one guest. The fully equipped kitchen has a dishwasher, washer/dryer, and microwave oven. The apartment also has: Cable TV/ DVD /CD; 42” Plasma screen in master bedroom; surround-sound stereo; wireless broadband Internet access; and electric heat. Price Code G
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Paris 205 Marais. Nearest Metro: Arts et Metiers or Rambuteau.
2 bedrooms. Sleeps 5. The beautifully restored neighborhoods of the famous Marais unfold at your doorstep, filled with energy and vibrancy. Explore the medieval streets and alleyways and discover the hidden passages and courtyards. Although close to public transportation, the apartment is also centrally located for those who wish to explore Paris by foot. The Louvre, Notre Dame, Ile St. Louis, River Seine, Pompidou Museum, Picasso Museum, and the Place des Vosges are just a short walk. Only two blocks away you'll find the bustling and colorful rue Montorgueil, a pedestrian-only shopping and dining area which is a hub of daytime and nighttime activity. Its streets are filled with charming cafes and bistros whose terraces spill into the street, hip boutiques, art galleries, wine shops and patisseries, some dating back to the 17 th century. Lovingly renovated in September 2006 to high standards with the help of a brilliant young Paris architect, the apartment combines the charm and style of old Paris with the comforts and conveniences of modern life. The beautiful old hardwood floors, crown moldings, high ceilings and working fireplace are complemented by the completely new kitchen and bathrooms with high-end appliances and fixtures, as well as furniture chosen for style and comfort with a designer’s touch. You will sleep luxuriously in a king-size bed in either the master bedroom or the second bedroom (this can be converted into twin beds). There is also a sofabed in the living room, which can sleep two additional people. Each bedroom has its own full, en suite bathroom facilities, a true rarity in the Marais. One bathroom has a walk-in shower and the other a tub with showerhead, both with extra plush towels. The apartment looks out on a quiet interior courtyard from the third floor of a centuries-old building with elevator, assuring you of a peaceful and private stay. Well laid out with an open plan, the apartment has multiple windows in every room, providing a romantic view onto Parisian rooftops as well as a sunny and light-filled interior. The modern, fully-equipped kitchen and bar overlook the charming dining room and living room with fireplace. You and your guests can dine at the dining room table which seats up to 8, or at the kitchen bar. Price Code E
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Paris 221 5th Arrondissement. Metro: Pont Marie, Sully-Morland or Cite.
2 bedrooms. Sleeps 4.
Ile St. Louis - perhaps the most special spot in the most special city in the world - is only six blocks long and two blocks wide. This quaint little island, with no subway stop, is an escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. Three metro lines however, can easily be reached by crossing the appropriate bridge to the Left or Right Banks. You'll be one of a community of about 6,000 surrounded by 16th and 17th century mansions, with their beautiful stone-paved courtyards; fashionable shops, and terrific restaurants. The most famous ice cream shop in Paris, Berthillon, is a few seconds away and the Seine River is at your doorstep! Each time you cross the Pont de la Tournelle, "on the way to the continent," as the locals like to say, you'll have a breathtaking view of Notre Dame that will leave you dazzled. The Latin Quarter on the Left Bank, and the Marais on the Right Bank, are just short strolls away. This is truly the heart of Paris! This apartment is located in a beautiful 17th Century building on the Ile Saint Louis, on the banks of the Seine River, in a small and very quiet street, and right next to the lively "rue Saint-Louis en l'Ile" with stores, boutiques, cafes, and restaurants. Wrought-iron bars decorate the large double-pane windows on the outside of the 16th century building while the breathtaking beauty of this 900 sq. ft apartment is evident from the first steps taken inside. Heavy wood beams adorn the ceiling in the living room where the grand mantelpiece beautiful in its simplicity, is bathed by the afternoon sun. Throughout the apartment, careful attention was given to every detail in the classy decoration while preserving the spirit of the period. Tapestry, curtains and cushions harmoniously complement the beautiful architecture. Even the furniture will give you a sense of what it was like living in the 18th century. From the open-plan fully-equipped kitchen (oven, microwave, cooktop, washing machine and dryer) to the marble bathrooms, every room offers a surprise but none more than the rooms on the basement level hat is accessed by a circular wooden stairway. With its striking vaulted stone ceiling, hardwood floors and cozy atmosphere, this area is perfect to relax after a long walking visit of Paris. The second bedroom as well as a marble and tile decorated are also on this level. For food lovers, the proximity of rue Saint-Louis-en-l'Ile will be a serious plus. Indeed, this street boosts some of the best food shops in Paris. Bakeries, cheese and wine shops, renown meat shops and grocery stores all vie for your attention, not to mention the numerous small cafés, restaurants and book stores. Price Code G
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Paris 223 5th Arrondissement. Metro: Pont Marie, Sully, or Cite.
2 bedrooms. Sleeps 3-5.
Ile St. Louis - perhaps the most special spot in the most special city in the world - is only six blocks long and two blocks wide. This quaint little island, with no subway stop, is an escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. Three metro lines however, can easily be reached by crossing the appropriate bridge to the Left or Right Banks. Each time you cross the Pont de la Tournelle, "on the way to the continent", as the locals like to say, you'll have a breathtaking view of Notre Dame that will leave you dazzled. The Latin Quarter on the Left Bank, and the Marais on the Right Bank, are just short strolls away. Stop for a moment to admire the stunning gothic architecture of Notre-Dame cathedral. Then wander onto the islands of "Ile de la Cité" and "Ile Saint-Louis". Right next to the colorful market of the Place Maubert and the boulevard Saint-Germain, steps away the Sorbonne University, Luxembourg Gardens and the open-air market of the rue Mouffetard. For those wishing to visit much of historic Paris on foot, this apartment is ideal! This 2-bedroom apartment stands on the 4th floor (with elevator, a rarity on the Ile Saint-Louis). Very spacious by Paris standart, the flat offers a large and sunny living room a dining room, and two bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and a bathroom. It has cable TV, telephone, hifi, and DSL connection. The kitchen is equipped with a fridge and freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer, coffee machine, toaster, oven microwave. The only slight inconvenience is that the 2 bedrooms are not independent: one has to go through a first bedroom in order to reach the second one; the first bedroom has a queen bed, the second bedroom a single bed, and there is a brand new very comfortable sofa-bed for 2 guests in the dining room. The apartment has been remodeled not long ago and it is furnished with a mixture of the antique and modern. Price Code E
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Paris 301 Paris 4º Métro: Saint-Paul or Hôtel de Ville.
3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. Sleeps 7. This splendid and exclusive apartment is located in the heart of the Marais, one of the most ancient and picturesque parts of Paris, characterized by its unique 17th century buildings and elegant stores and restaurants. For visitors who wish to explore Paris on foot, this is an excellent point from which to do so, for the marvellous Marais district includes the Place des Vosges, Picasso Museum, Carnavalet Museum, Hotel de Ville and of course the Louvre. Notre Dame and the Ile St Louis are just 10mn away on foot. This exclusive apartment, fully renovated in March 2006, is on the 6th floor (with elevator) of a registered historical building dated 1663. It has a very open view from its numerous windows. On the main floor of this two-level apartment are the large livingroom/dining room with comfortable sofabed, table seating 6, TV, and stereo, as well as a fully equipped kitchen (oven, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher and microwave oven). There is also a bathroom with a shower, sink and WC on this level. A short flight of steps leads you to the bedrooms, one of which has a queen size bed. The second bedroom has a full size bed and the third bedroom has a single bed. The upstairs bathroom, which is completely done in marble, has a combination shower/tub, WC and sink. Price Code G
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Paris 540 4th Arrondissement. Les Halles/Pompidou. Metro: Chatelet, Hotel de Ville.
2 bedrooms. Sleeps 4. Two-bedroom apartment in older building (70 square meters, 700 square feet). 1 double bed, 2 twin beds. First floor (one flight of stairs). Elevator. A large living room (with elegant white piano) is one of the pleasant surprises that greet the eye on entering. Also, the spacious modern open kitchen and bar that overlooks the living room--perfect for entertaining friends for drinks or a companionable meal. Windows open on to a typically Parisian street, full of cafes and restaurants and the buzz of passersby as they stroll along this pedestrian cobblestoned street in the heart of old Paris. Down the hall are the two simple bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other with two singles. There is adequate closet space for your wardrobe and there is a very modern bathroom just opposite with a wall shower and bathtub. There is a separate half-bathroom behind the kitchen. This is a great apartment for two couples or a family of four. Cable TV, CD/Cassette stereo, upright piano, safe box. Price Code D
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Paris 640 Ile Saint Louis. 4th Arrondissement. Metro: Pont Marie
2 bedrooms. Sleeps 4. Bedroom for 2 (+2). The apartment is in a 17th century building with only 5 apartments. This apartment is on the first floor (American second floor) with a nice staircase. The apartment is about 50m2 and has a main living/dining room with high ceilings, wooden beams, stone walls and fireplace. There is a bedroom with double bed and a double sofabed in the living room. The kitchen is equipped with electric range, traditional oven, refrigerator, washing machine, coffee machine and toaster. There is a bathroom with bath and shower over. TV with cable. CD player and radio. Very pretty, traditionally furnished apartment in a great location. Price Code D (for 2)
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Apartment Locations in Paris
1 Bedroom / Studio
2, 3 or More Bedrooms
1st, 2nd, & 3rd Arrondissement • Louvre
4th Arrondissement • Marais/Ile Saint Louis
5th & 6th Arrondissement • Latin Quarter/St.Germain des Prés
7th & 15th Arrondissement • Eiffel Tower  
8th & 9th Arrondissement • Champs Elysees
18th Arrondissement • Montmartre