About this listing
Stylish 2 to 4 person artist's rooftop apartment (70m2), with terrace and spectacular views, close to the Centre Pompidou.
Enjoy a romantic stay in Paris in this unusual penthouse apartment, or share with family or a couple of friends. In a safe, lively area, you can walk to the river Seine, Louvre, Notre Dame etc, and have easy access to metro, airports and trains.
This apartment is on the top two floors, with elevator, and has an interior spiral staircase. It consists of a living/ dining/ kitchen area, main bedroom and shower room, separate toilet, and a conservatory room with a lovely terrace at roof level and views of the Eiffel Tower and Montmartre.
The main bedroom has a full sized double bed, table, and cupboard space for hanging clothes. Full sets of towels and bath robes are available for your convenience.
The conservatory has a pull-out sofa for two, is heated and there are blinds for shutting out some of the light at nights. However the conservatory is never completely dark. With the blinds open, the morning and night sky is lovely to watch in bed!
Kitchen has all mod cons, including kettle, toaster and Nespresso coffee machine. Shower room has a good shower and a washer-dryer. There is a hair dryer and iron.
We are in the Marais, the heart of one of the liveliest parts of Paris, next to the Pompidou museum, and about 8 minutes from the river Seine, 15 minutes walk from the Louvre, or Place des Vosges, or the Left Bank. The local area is full of restaurants, bars, clubs, galleries and designer shops including the Forum des Halles shopping centre.
At nearby Chatelet-Les-Halles there is the metro and RER train (line B direct from Charles de Gaulle and from Orly airports), and many buses. There is a velib bicycle rental station 20 metres away where you can rent a bike for the day. You can also rent auto-lib cars from the same location (weekly or monthly rentals).
If arriving by car there is a paying car park beneath our building which is accessed from Rue Beaubourg.
Don't miss the view in the evening from our terrace across the Paris rooftops to the setting sun, the sparkling Eiffel Tower and the Sacre Coeur, it's magnificent. A perfect place for dinner and drinks. And also for morning breakfast!
In our building on the ground floor is a G20 supermarket open til late. There are two boulangeries (bread/patisseries) nearby on rue St Martin (one in each direction), and lots of other stores.
The local bars and restaurants are open late. The area is always busy and very safe. Our building is secure with outside and lobby door-codes.
This is the best place to be in Paris!
You have access to the whole apartment. Our home is yours to enjoy for your stay. Please be aware that since this is our home when we are in Paris, so you will find some of our household possessions in the cupboards, etc, which of course we ask you kindly not to disturb. We provide cupboard space for your personal use.
Interaction with Guests
Our aim is for you to enjoy the apartment! Please remember this is our home when we are in Paris. We request no smoking indoors and no pets.
You may smoke outside on the terrace but please put butts in ashtray provided or dustbin. Please do not throw them over the wall!
Parties should not be held. The maximum number of people sleeping in the apartment is 4.
Please feel free to use the kitchen. A Nespresso coffee machine, oven, microwave, toaster, are available. You may use basic condiments (salt, pepper, butter, oil, vinegar, herbs and spices, tea and coffee, jam, breakfast cereal...), but please supply own foodstuffs and drinks. Kindly clean up surfaces after you. Trash can be taken down to the bin on the ground floor (door next to the lift).
Please do not try to climb the top stairs to the skylight. The skylight is bolted shut.
Have a marvelous stay!