About This Listing
Cosy 60 square meters with high ceiling in an Art Deco building. 5th floor with elevator. Lots of natural light. Very quiet neighborhood. Walking distance from the Eiffel Tower. We're always available for tips about cafés, exhibitions…
Welcome to our spacious 60 square meter (660 square feet) one bedroom apartment on the 5th floor (with elevator) of a beautiful 1930s residential art deco building within walking distance of the Eiffel Tower. The building is equipped with an electronic entry code as well as a concierge. The apartment overlooks rue Alasseur, a calm residential street.
° The area surrounding your Paris address is predominantly residential in character with a healthy mix of neighborhood commerce and conveniences. Only one block away you'll find a varied assortment of restaurants, cozy bistros, tea-rooms and brasseries. Each Wednesday and Sunday morning is a lively open-air farmer's market.
° The living room has a high ceiling (4.50 meters), a large picture window and nice 1930s furniture. There is a new pair of comfortable armchairs to relax.
° The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed, night tables and reading lights. It opens onto the spacious living room.
° The bathroom contains a full bathtub with a combination shower, a WC and a sink. Towels are provided. Bed linen and bathroom towels will be changed once a week.
° The kitchen contains a washing machine, a refrigerator, a microwave oven and two electrical stove burners, ricecooker, dishes, plates, silverware, glasses, cups, etc…, a kettle, a coffee machine, iron and board.
Internet wireless connection
Bed linen and towels
Pots and pans
° The apartment is well served by both metro and bus. The closest metro stop is "La Motte-Picquet Grenelle" which is on three metro lines. From "La Motte-Picquet Grenelle" you travel DIRECTLY (no transfer) to:
- Heart of the Left Bank, Saint-Germain-des -Près
- The Latin Quarter
- Arc of Triumph
- Hôpital des Invalides
- Place de la Concorde
- Paris Opera
° The most convenient bus lines are # 80 and # 82. The Air France buses connecting to Orly and Charles de Gaulle airports leave every 45 minutes from the "Invalides" metro stop, which is three metro stops direct from "La Motte-Picquet Grenelle".
° There is a Vélib station nearby on rue Dupleix and an Autolib station nearby on avenue de Suffren.
° The offices of UNESCO on avenue de Suffren are within short walking distance as is the new and exciting Musée du Quai Branly.
° The apartment is a no-smoking environment and no pets are permitted.
° The overall atmosphere of the apartment is one of warmth and tranquility: hardwood floors, many books, period furniture and generous amounts of afternoon sunlight offer you an authentic Parisian experience.
The entire apartment is at guest's disposal.
Interaction with Guests
I welcome personally my guests for the checking-in in order to give the information they need, or eventually special tips.
This neighborhood is particularly well connected with metro and bus. My guests are particularly happy to be in a quite street, with all local shops and restaurants around .. and beside the Eiffel Tower.
Regarding transportation, during the booking, I always give the information, which suits the best the needs of our guests.
Other Things to Note
I am enjoying a lot to host my guests. I started in 2012 thinking that I will proceed like when I have friends coming home. And it worked perfectly !
No smoking. No pets. For two people only. The buildling is very safe and very quiet, so please refrain from playing loud music. Be considerate with your neighbors.
Marine's apartment is really nice place and I'm pleased to recommend it to other people. Her flat is located near Eiffel tower and metro station. The neighborhood is good too. There are many good restaurants near the neighborhood and super markets are near the apartment. And she offered many tips so that we could stay there well with them.
It is clean as well as cozy. If I have chance to visit Paris again I would stay in Martine's apartment again.
Paris e o apartamento de Martine e Fabrice - duas coisas "incontournables" para nós. Afinal, Martine é calorosa, amável, extremamente solidária e eficiente. Ficamos um mês em seu apartamento e tivemos ocasião de estar juntos algumas vezes. Isto reforçou nossa primeira impressão - eles formam um casal adorável. Silvio e eu nos sentimos em casa. Ganhamos novos amigos.
Martine's was a great host and her apartment is lovely and located very central to all the tourist destinations. There are two metro stations close by which will take you past all the best spots, and there are plenty of cafes and restaurants near by if you want to indulge locally.
The reservation was canceled 179 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.
Fabrice and Martine were excellent hosts who were very friendly and patient. They answered every question that we asked and gave us all the information we needed to get around Paris.
The place was really spacious well located to the metro. Just a street away, you will be able to find some nice restaurants that have good reviews. There is also a supermarket nearby which is a 3 minutes walk and you will be able to get all the daily essentials you need from there. Not only that, we love how close the apartment is to the Eiffel Tower. We walked over one night and it took roughly 7 minutes to get the amazing view of the Eiffel Tower.
Overall, I strongly recommend this apartment for accommodation in Paris. Thanks Martine and Fabrice for the hospitality!
Martine's apartment is very nice. It locates near the metro but very quiet. Martine is very warm-hearted. She helped us to book the taxi and provide many useful information. We stay 7 nights and enjoy her beautiful place with good facility in Paris. Highly recommended.
About the Host, Martine
I have been living in this beautiful art deco building for over 20 years and have always enjoyed it. It is well-kept. The concierge is on duty from 7 am to 12 am and from 3 pm to 7 pm. The apartment is very quiet. It is perfect for a couple. There is a large desk if you have to work on your computer or do some writing.
The neighborhood is very nice : both safe and quiet, with a large choice of restaurants and cafés. Walking to the Champ de Mars and jogging or just hanging around there on a bench is always a treat at any time of the year. (You'll have Wifi in the park). There is a wonderful farmer's market nearby on Wednesdays and Sundays. You're 5 metro stops from Saint-Germain-des-Prés, 4 from Montparnasse and 4 from Etoile. You can cross the river and walk to the Trocadero, or stroll along the river to the Musée d'art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, or to the new Quai Branly Museum. I'll be happy to provide information about local shops, restaurants and places of interest.
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