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Listing Code

Rue Descartes 
Rue Descartes 
Minimum Stay (days)
Apt Size
2 Bedrooms / 1 Baths / Sleeps up to 4/5 
Euro 272 
Euro 1904 

Rue Descartes, Paris 5me, Latin Quarter, left bank. 2 Bedroom 1 bathroom apartment for 4/5 guests. (Careful tenants only, please!) Metro: Cardinal Lemoine - 5 minutes. French 4th/ American 5th floor with elevator/lift. Beds as follows: Double bed, two single beds, sofabed. Amenities: WIFI high speed internet, local line telephone, TV, dishwasher, washing machine.
Euro 272 per day, Euro 1904 per week including linen, towels, taxes and local line telephone. Extras: electricity payable locally per consumption at 20 cents per unit, read by meter and payable upon departure. A security deposit is payable prior to arrival. Minimum stay is 5 days with arrivals Monday through Saturday. Sunday arrivals can sometimes be arranged; please inquire.

The Latin Quarter needs no introduction! This apartment is just a short walk from the Boulevard St. Germain and the Boulevard St. Michel, Pantheon (3 minutes), Sorbonne, Musee de Cluny, and the Jardin des Plantes. Bistros, cafes, restaurants and boutiques abound. A great area for exploring or just watching the world go by from a pavement cafe. The banks of the Seine, the Ile St Louis, Ile de la Cite, Notre Dame, the Marais are all also within any easy stroll.

While preserving its antique charms, the building was entirely renovated some 15 years ago. The typically Parisian street door often has graffiti! Our apartment of some 70m2, 700 sq. ft., is on the French fourth floor, with elevator (short flight of stairs to the elevator). Light and sunny, the apartment has lovely views over park and garden on either side; you can even see the dome of the Pantheon!

Furnished with taste, there is a pleasant mixture of quality antique and modern. (NB unusually low beds). Imginatively designed to retain the original character and featuring a warm stone wall and fireplace (not in use) in attractive sunny living room, with lovely old beams, tiled floor and rugs, white linen covered arm chairs and sofabed, dining furniture, TV. Small galley style kitchen, with marble-top dining bar for 4, dishwasher, washing machine, microwave as well as classic oven (this is high, above the fridge, approx 1m60), 2 electric burners. Small bedroom 1: (Low) Double bed (130cm). Larger Bedroom 2: with two single beds. Good marble bathroom with tub and shower attachment. Separate toilet/WC. Electric radiators.

Floor plan: The small double bedroom is on the right as you enter into the apartment. Continue down the hall to the galley kitchen and dining bar on the right. The hall opens into a large living dining room with lovely views (see photos). The second bedroom (2 single beds), the bathroom and separate toilet/WC are located off a small hallway opening off the living room.
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View from Living Room

Descartes Living Room
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Descartes Twin Bedroom
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View from Double Bedroom

Descartes Dining Area
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Descartes Counter from Kitchen
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Descartes Kitchen
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Descartes Double Bedroom
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View from Twin Bedroom