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Last Updated: 26 September 2022

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MOST RECENT:

Cosy house located in Paris 10e arrondissement, near the Canal Saint-Martin, to rent during small holidays of October and December, and one week out of two during the rest of the academic year. Dates are flexible. €500/week, all charges and cleaning included. 46m2 – 2 floors – 1 living room with an open kitchen, 2 desks and 2 comfortable armchairs, 2 bedrooms with double beds (one double bed is without door or window, but it is widely open on the living room which has two large windows), 1 bathroom with shower and WC. Located in a private walkway, overlooking a charming  paved courtyard, in a totally quiet environment. Entirely renovated last year. Fully furnished (high speed wireless internet access, washer, dryer, dishwasher, refrigerator,microwave, apartment bike, home cinema). Situated off of a small street, near the Gare de l’Est, less than 1 minute walk from Canal Saint-Martin, and 10-15 minutes walk from Place de la République. Central and trendy location, a short metro ride from the BnF-Richelieu and the National Archives. Metro lines 4, 5, 7, buses. Many food stores and restaurants around. Please feel free to contact me with any questions or for pictures/dates of stay: charlotte.denoel@bnf.fr 

A quiet apartment in the Marais, fully furnished and equipped one bedroom apartment of 34 square meters, ideal for a singleton or a couple.  Perfect location, a quiet street (rue de Sévigné) around the corner from the Place des Vosges and the Carnavalet Museum. First floor at the back of an 18th century courtyard:  Living room with big desk, little desk, dining area, sofa-bed, two armchairs near fireplace, three large south-facing windows; bathroom with shower and heated towel rack, double bedroom with closet, Available 13 October to 15 December at 600 euros a week or 2000 a month all-inclusive (Wifi and cable TV, phone, heating & cooling).  Then from 15 Jan to 15 April at 700 euros a week, 2500 a month.  Kitchen has two burner hot plate, microwave and grill, new fridge. Utility cupboard with washing machine.  Near shops along rue de Rivoli, boulevard Richard Lenoir market, and the Bastille, Marais’ wonderful restaurants. Metro St Paul and several bus routes. No smoking. Contact: s.boyd.bowman@gmail.com for further info; link to photo album: https://photos.app.goo.gl/s7UvCQk4ojYR1X698

POSTED ONE WEEK AGO:

CHARMING CONVENIENT 2-PIECE PARIS EST. Spacious and luminous 52 sq. meter flat available January-August 2023 in the rue des Vignoles, rated by The Guardian as one of Europe’s top ten ‘coolest’ neighborhoods. Two steps to Metro Avron with lines 1, 2, 6, 9 and RER A within a five-minute walk. Six open markets per week within a ten-minute walk as well as all commerce, pools, gym, cafés and restaurants, etc. Ideal for an individual or couple. The apartment is on the 5th floor (no elevator) and consists of a large bedroom and salon, large kitchen, and large bathroom with washing machine. It has a balcony, triple exposition, and windows in every room with no vis-à-vis. Imagine bohemian chic: comfortable, a little rough around the edges, with wonderful, tolerant neighbors. An all-inclusive rent of 1200/mo pays base rent and building charges plus internet and utilities.  A weekly cleaning person is also available for 150/mo including social charges. Please contact bzirnheld@gmail.com if interested.

PARIS CHARMING APARTMENT (near a PARK). Cozy, sunny and quiet apartment near the Parc des Buttes Chaumont (19th arrondissement) located in the trendy and vibrant neighborhood of Village Jourdain. Fully furnished and charmingly decorated 40 sq. meters apartment on the 4th floor (without elevator): one living room with an open kitchen, large bedroom (very comfortable memory foam mattress) with a study space and an old fancy desk, completely renovated bathroom (with tub). Typical Parisian apartment with wooden floor, fireplace in each room, “moulures.” Open view on a backyard and a church, therefore free of noise, and very luminous. Former tenants loved the “very tastefully decorated place, the great Feng Shui and very homey feeling.” All facilities are included (bed linen, washing machine, internet and telephone for international calls). Convenient and very friendly neighborhood with lots of shops, restaurants, cinemas. Ideal for one person or a couple, for researchers on sabbatical looking for a quiet and inspiring place to write or read. 5 minutes-walk from Parc des Buttes Chaumont, 2 min. walk from subway station (Jourdain, line 11) / 15 minutes (by subway) from Chatelet (center of Paris). Available October 27-November 6, 2022 & December 17-January 8, 2023. Flexible with dates. Rent:  500 euros/week. For further information, pictures and reviews by former tenants, please contact: steberard@yahoo.com

POSTED TWO WEEKS AGO:

SPRING SEMESTER RENTAL FURNISHED 2-3 BR APARTMENT FOR RENT, 10 MINUTE WALK FROM EIFFEL TOWER. Fully Furnished 70m2 apartment, 3 bedrooms or 2 bedrooms + study, with the largest kitchen in Paris (over 10 m2), lots of built-in bookshelves and storage cabinets, as well as basement storage area. 1910 vintage building. Bedroom 1 has a queen size bed, bedroom 2 can be arranged as either 2 single beds, one single bed or a double bed, and bedroom 3/study has a very comfortable sofa-bed. Near several metros, many excellent boulangeries, shopping, markets nearby. Really the ideal location. Easy access to line 6 for the metro, as well as lines 8 and 10. Apartment is fully equipped, including dishwasher and washing machine, linens, dishes, cooking equipment, etc. 1er étage/US 2nd floor on quiet courtyard. Rent includes heat, water, electricity, cable TV, fiber-optic wifi and free phone service to most of the world. English-speaking cleaning service available. €2750/month, available from early January for as long as you like, minimum of 4 months. Contact askahan1@gmail.com.

Available from september 14 to december 15th 2022 quiet and furnished apartment that is perfect for individuals and/or couples researching in Paris.  Located on the second floor (no elevator) of a building on a very quiet street right by Place de la Nation. The apartment’s location means that you are perfectly located for easy access to a range of public transit, including Metro lines 1, 2, 6, and 9, as well as the RER A.  Door-to-door to the Bibliothèque nationale de France on line 6 is only twenty minutes ; the Archives nationales is only four stops to Saint-Paul on line 1 followed by a five minute walk.  You’re also perfectly located to access of Paris’ tourist sites (10 minutes to the Bastille, 15 minutes to the Marais, 20 minutes to the Louvre).  You will have incredibly easy access to a range of grocery stores (Monoprix, etc.) as well as a number of great cafés and restaurants.  Even better, however, is that every Wednesday and Saturday morning, about a five-minute walk from the apartment, is a fantastic market on the boulevard de Charonne and on place de La Réunion every Sunday morning. The apartment is 31m2, and comes with a living room, bedroom, bathroom (with shower), kitchen, a washing machine, and Internet.  Rent is 700 per 2 weeks, 1100 euros per one month and includes all of the utility charges (electricity, internet). I am happy to provide pictures and references upon request. Please contact Xavier Bayon pinoverso@hotmail.fr

POSTED THREE WEEKS AGO:

1 BR STUDIO CLOSE TO LUXEMBOURG. A 10 minute walk from Luxembourg Gardens, a quiet and sunny writing hub… 16 sq. m. Perfect for a young scholar, this is an ideally quiet apartment in the center of Paris. On the 6th floor (with an elevator), it boasts nice view on a quiet garden area, entirely furnished, well-maintained, in a building from the early 20th century. Electrical system and bathroom renovated in July 2019. 3 metro lines (stations: Port-Royal, Gobelins, Censier). Pleasant, lively, and safe neighborhood. The place is ready to rent from now.   Rent is 700 euros/month, including internet, but not electricity. Linen provided. 2 large closets.  Equipped kitchen. Photos and references upon request… Contact Emmanuel Dayan: emmanuel.dayan@sciencespo.fr

For short-term: A quiet appartment Duplex of 46 square meters, situated in rue Nationale (Thirteen district), very close to metro Olympiades, near the University of Tolbiac and the BNF (Bibliothèque François Mitterrand). Shops, supermarkets, restaurants and cafés are very close. 2th floor (without elevator), luminous and fully equipped: washing machine, toaster, coffee machine, wifi, tv…). Kitchen, bathroom with bath tub/shower. The bedroom is equipped with a bed of 140/160 m. 770 euros/week. Contact: Laurence Thiriat laurence.thirat@gmail.com  Tel : 00 33 6 16 49 77 51 (WhatsApp)