Vaugirard Apartment (6th)
Comfort meets luxury in this quiet and luminous 900 sq ft 2BR/2BA apartment in the prestigious Luxembourg area. In one of the best locations of Paris in the 6th arrondissement, 3 minutes from the Northwest entrance of the Luxembourg gardens, 7 minutes to Aux Deux Magots and 10 minutes to the Bon Marché, this completely renovated apartment overlooking two courtyards provides a quiet retreat from the heart of Saint Germain des Prés. Its ideal location is perfect for those who want to explore Paris but also want to inhabit it like a native. It is literally minutes away from the Bon Marché, Cafe de Flore and just short promenades to the Musée d'Orsay, Notre Dame and the Sorbonne. Its high floor and courtyard settings makes it quiet, luxurious retreat from the bustle of the urban city life of St Germain des Pres.
Vaugirard is a beautifully appointed, two bedroom apartment on the fifth floor of a 19th century Haussmann building with elevator. It is adjacent to the Jardin du Luxembourg and was completely renovated to contemporary standards in early 2007. Spaciously organized the apartment offers ample living space with a luminous living areas and comfortable bedrooms.
Clean, polished design and luxurious decor creates a soothing ambiance in your home away from home.
Modern furnishings and original French art complete the elegant and comfortable living room and dining room. The rich urban decor enlivens the classic living room.Benefiting from its position on the top 5th floor (6th floor American), the living room captures sunlight well into the evening and is a warm room for entertaining, a quiet evening reading, or watching the plasma TV. The dining room features a beautiful table, designed by the legendary Mario Bellini, in natural oak stained in grey wenge, with seating for up to eight, for entertaining or dining at home. Art work Philippe Girardeau. Color and contrast provide a perfect setting for breakfast, lunch, dinner and conversation with friends around the table.
The striking kitchen is designed completely to modern standards. It is fully equipped with microwave/conventional oven, refrigerator and freezer, coffee machine, toaster, dishwasher and laundry washer/dryer. The countertop is natural oak stained in rich tobacco color and the chalkboard lends a hint of bistro atmosphere. There is a window for more light and fresh air, overlooking the courtyard.
The master bedroom suite features a king size bed with ample closets and access to master bath. Its walls are in calming tones, with rich textured curtains, with full ceiling to floor built in closet. The second bedroom faces East to capture morning sunlight from the penultimate floor. This bedroom can be set up with twin beds or one king size bed. The walls are saturated in deep aubergine and grey colors, infused with Asian accents, with painting by artist Mathieu Ducourneau. Both bedrooms have ample storage space with the wall-to-wall built-in closets.
The first bathroom adjoins the master bedroom and is handsome and understated in design, with broad gray tiles with ebony accents. The warm cherry wood counter with beautiful square sink is the focus, with modern fixtures and a full soaking tub. There is a towel warming rack. The second bathroom is designed as a variation in gray and dark taupe mosaic tiles. It is located directly across the hall from the second bedroom and includes an oversized rainbath shower head.
Maid service once per week is included with all rentals of 7 nights or longer.