entrance + 2 upper floors and mezzanine of the townhouse in this presentation, see other listing for the smaller apt or the full 3 storey house (5BR)
4 BR (2 double beds+ 3 single beds) , 2 bathrooms, 2 indpt toilets, a large living room with an open kitchen a table that can accomodate up to 12 people with a half cock piano (55sqm); an indpt mezzanine for TV and and music; a utility room.
A possibility of a double bed on a mezzanine. Baby bed available+ high chair+trolley available.
main room living room and open kitchen
+ in 1 double bedroom (upper floor) facing a terrace of 12 sq meters
+ a lounge area on a mezzanine+office space (no photo yet soon to come)
+ a bathroom, toilets
3 bedrooms (1 double bed, and 3 single beds)
A dressing room and a small office.
No pictures of the guest bedroom have been provided , not of the dressing/utility room have been provided as it is still refurbishing
Entrance, toilets, garden of 35 m2 (has suffered because of the renovation), BBQ
Huge electric roof windows, very clear, beautiful light.
Big dining table (you can invite up to 12 persons for dinner)
Wifi, stereo eq., cable TV, DVD, washing machine, dryer, dish washer, gaz stove, oven, micro wave. A piano half cock
And all the every day necessities (olive oil, salt, pepper, organic herbs,etc)
Including Paris special guide by the owner (with addresses of all the best restaurants, bars, cafés, sport centers, parks, bakeries, wine bars and organic bio-shops in the area!)
1.500 DVDs, and a lot of books
outside dining area in the garden
this part of the city has a lot to do with Montmartre (les Vieux Faubourgs)Guest Access
Access is Easy
You have everything you need within 3 - 5 minutes : subway, bus, bakery (boulangerie), cheese, very good vegetables, meat, bars, cafes, - EVERYTHING within 3-5 minutes walk: subway, bus, boulangerie,supermarket and all the rest of the small shops so common in Paris....
very closeby you will find a small and a big supermarket, for all the food and everyday life items, open every night till 10:00 pm. In Rue de Ménilmontant some grocer's shops close even later, when their hope for a last customer has almost vanished.
Some more typical shops : bookshops (5), theatre and concerts La Bellevilloise and La Maroquinerie.
Interaction with Guests
We will be here to welcome you and if not a member of our family will be present. The Neighborhood
It is a very quiet street and Vieux Paris neighborhood full of history. In Rue des Cascades several films were shot, including a famous French film called Casque D'Or from the 50ies, shot 5 houses on the right.
Promenades parc de belleville
The Parc de Belleville, with a stunning view on all Paris, has its entrance 400 meters from our home. On top of it, a great cafes/Restaurant called O'Paris, with a stunning view on the Eiffel Tower and all Paris. Going the other direction, the Rue de Ménilmontant offers numerous cafés and very typical restaurants, in particular at the beginning of the street of the Rue Sorbier where pavements were transformed into large terraces.
A little further, at the end of the Rue Sorbier, the entrance of the famous Père Lachaise cemetery located Rue des Rondeaux, a direct way to nostalgia.
Parc des Buttes Chaumont
very beautiful hilly large park with stunning view over Paris. Dinners are great there
Drink, eat and enjoy
There are plenty of beautiful discoveries to be made in the neighborhood, all located within a walking distance from our house. Getting Around
5 minutes walk to Station Jourdain (direct to Le Marais or Chatelet), Bus 96 (Place des Vosges, Bastille, Le Marais, Chatelet, Saint-Germain, Gare Montparnasse), bus 26 (Gare du Nord, Gare Saint-Lazare, rue des Martyrs).
5 mn walk to Belleville park
3 mn by bus (12 walking) to Buttes Chaumont park
8 mn subway from Hotel de Ville and the centre of Paris (Le Marais)
Velib station down the street, Autolib 3 minutes
All kind of ethnic restaurants around the corner
1 nice swimming-pool/gym accessible on daily basis 8 minutes away by bus
Other Things to Note
One thing to know : there is an independent apt of 58m2 on the elevated ground floor, with a private entrance and they have their private courtyard at the back of the house. It is also available to rent.