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WELCOME TO YOUR DREAM VACATION RENTAL IN PARIS CENTER ON THE SEINE RIVER Unique and romantic private residence aboard wonderfull house boat moored in the heart of Paris, France. Visit our web site
- Price from 140 EUR / Day
- Capacity up to 4 people
- 2 bedrooms & 1 bathroom
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Last updated: 07/27/2007
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Staying afloat in Paris!
Think about the romance and charm of a séjour on the authentic Parisian river boat confortably moored on the left bank of the Seine. A real "péniche"
Most people don't even think about it!
So romantic private residence aboard wonderfull house boat moored in the heart of Paris.
So near LE MARAIS, NOTRE-DAME, Paris-plage in Summer... ,
The sheltered terrace on the deck is one of the most acclaimed features for intimate dinners on the river, particularly in summer. Four teak armchairs surrounding the wooden table give a confortable seating for a beautiful view of the Seine river and the restaurants boat parade at night.
You will find the boat to be extremely comfortable, and will have a gorgeous time on board. La vie en rose!
Very safe at day and night the boat is moored next to an other boat where the owner lives and close to other neighbours and the river squad. Among apartment rentals in Paris, a stay on board makes you enjoy those really special moments of relaxation.
The apartment shows the aft cabin where the bedroom is located and the spacious forward salon, bathroom, and kitchen. Air refresher, Radio and CD player, linen, tableware and other appliance such as steam cooker, hair dryer, iron are provided.
The Apartment-Boat is also a sunny and large private residence of about 50 m2 indoors with all mod cons and can sleep up to 6 people (4 ADULTS).
2 / 4 ADULTS - Two Bedroom - 55M2 (590 sq.ft.) - 980/week fot two guests.
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Prices & deals
- Lowest Daily Price:
- 140 EUR
- Highest Daily Price:
- 140 EUR
- Lowest Weekly Price:
- 980 EUR
- Highest Weekly Price:
- 980 EUR
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- Payment Types:
- Credit Card
- Travellers cheque
- Wire Transfer
Location & area
The BOAT is located on the left bank of the river Seine in front of Place Valhubert (5th district). Just downriver is the Austerlitz Bridge where the "garden of sculptures" begins (modern sculptures in a promenade along the river) leading to the historical heart of Paris, the charming islands Ile Saint-Louis and Ile de la Cité and Notre Dame cathedral.
In Summer you can reach by river boat shuttle Batobus,from the port all major museums and monuments of Paris.
Visiting Paris few minutes walk from:
-Jardin des Plantes (botanic garden, Museum of Natural History and zoo)
-Paris-plage (Jul.20-Aug.16): the two-mile artificial beachfront set up with trucked-in sand along the right bank of the Seine river.
-In summer, on week-end, at night, you might be surprised and delighted with tango dancers on the left bank of the Seint river.
15 mn walk:
-Ile de la Cite: Notre-Dame Cathedral, Pont neuf...
-Ile Saint-Louis: charm and romance...
-Le Marais quarter: fashionable cafés and historical monuments...
-Bastille quarter: The Opéra de Paris, bars, restaurants, cinemas...
-Mouffetard street: cheap restaurants, French, Greek and Italian food...
-Bars and restaurants and on boats along the river: Techno music, jazz...
Direct by métro or bus: From Austerlitz or Gare de -Lyon station:
-The Eiffel tower
-Saint-Germain des prés
-Le quartier Latin
-Georges Pompidou Museum
-Grands Boulevards quarter: cafés, boutiques, typical parisian atmosphere
-Main department stores: Printemps, Galeries Laffayette, Bon Marché...
-and many other places...
Just steps away are RER, Lines A ( going to Disneyland Paris) and C ( going to Versailles and Fontainebleau) , TGV Raiways, Métro and bus stations (Austerlitz and Gare de Lyon).
A bit further along on the Boulevard de l'Hopital you can find several restaurants, french, medieval, chineese, japaneese, Italian and a good baker's and confectioner's where you will buy the croissants for the breakfast. The G20 (Supermarket open until 8 PM) nearby the corner of Boulevard de l'Hopital and Boulevard Saint-Marcel is close enough to walk to or you can take the Metro or bus to the door.
On Thursday and Sunday mornings the boulevard Richard Lenoir next to Bastille square, turns into one of the biggest traditional open air markets of Paris. A really french atmosphere!
An other smaller open-air market take place twice a week boulevard de l'Hopital 5 minutes away from the boat.
- 50 Port D Austerlitz, 75013, Paris, France
- Accommodation located in:
- city, downtown, waterfront!
Amenities & services
The apartment shows the aft cabin where the bedroom is located and the spacious forward salon, bathroom, and kitchen totaling about 646 sq.ft. Radio and CD player, linen, tableware and other appliance such as steam cooker, hair dryer, iron are provided.
Water and electricity comes from the mains.
The large living room is comfortably furnished. Carpets cover the wooden floor of the salon and the dining area. In the salon, two indonesian armchairs give comfortable seating for a coffee around the coffee table and a sofa for watching the television or listening to the music. The dining area includes a folding table with six seats for confortably receiving friends.
Harmony of wood and brass create a confortable boat atmosphere.
The Sleeping accomodations
3 possibilities are offered:
- A Bedroom in the aft with a double bed, a wardrobe and a night table.
- A boat-style closed cabin with a double bed and a wardrobe in an recess in the Salon.
- Located in the living area is a bed-settee which converts to a comfortable double bed.
Bed linen are provided .
The separate bathroom has a shower with unlimited hot water, washbassin and WC . Sufficient linen and towels are provided.
The kitchen is equipped with a bar and modern facilities (the owner is passionately fond of cooking). Our galley is modern and equipped with an oven, cooker, microwave, multi-purpose kitchen aids and other appliance. The refrigerator has a good freezing compartment. There is also a steam cooker and a coffee maker.
To welcome you on board, a bottle of French wine is offered as well coffee, tea, sugar.
At your disposal : oil, vinegar, soja sauce, salt, peper and spices.
# of Units: 1... and each unit includes:
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
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- Double beds: 2
- Baby cots: 0
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- Double sofa beds: 1
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Important Notice : Avoiding Fraud
It's rare, but some helpful hints to watch out for with regards to fraud:
- It is important to NEVER wire funds or use/employ other fund transfer mechanisms such as western union: Always use a credit card to protect yourself against fraud. If owners pressure you into providing a deposit or refuse to accept credit cards, there is a high probability that this is a scam.
- If at all suspicious of fraud, ask to see their website, or any other literature they can provide or send to you. Ask them for contact details for guests who have previously stayed on their property insisting on telephone numbers. Be suspicious of emails that originate from free email services (yahoo, hotmail, gmail, etc)
- Research the property thoroughly on the internet to see if there is any history or mention of scams associated with the property.