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“A beautiful Parisian apartment in a typically Parisian neighbourhood” We stayed here for 3 nights over the New Year. The location is not touristy but where real Parisians live. The owner, Anne was lovely and charming and communicated with us with use
“A perfect location and very comfortable” Right in the middle of Dijon near the cathedral but not at all noisy as enclosed in a courtyard. The apartment was clean, comfortable and well equipped.
Secure parking just along the road was very reasonable
“highly reccommended” We recently stayed at this wonderful property near Le Mans. The first experience we enjoyed was the very warm welcome by the owner who had gone to so much detail prior to our holiday to ensure if there was any special request or d
“Mr” Villa was in a great location could walk to local shop and was also a 20min walk from Calais. Beach was 5min walk, beautiful sandy beach there. Owner was warm and welcoming on arrival and was able to get in touch if we needed anything. Had a lovel
Nicolas was an excellent host!!!. He received me and my family on arrival day, and the property was in perfect condition. He was very helpful providing suggestions about the area close to the apartmen… More
“Stunning Apartment in the centre of Paris!”
Reviewed 3 Jan 2016
Wow! What an amazing and fantastic apartment! Where do I start?! Nicolas was the perfect host and we really couldn't have asked for more. The apartment was spacious, very clean, fully equipped (towels… More
Reviewed 13 Dec 2015
We have spent a fantastic mini break in Paris staying in Nicolas absolutely stunning apartment. The apartment itself is spacious with beautiful period furniture and finishings,modern kitchen and bathr… More
“Paris, location, location, location.” The magical, elegant, and notorious city of Paris was our 6 day visit, ending to a three week holiday. Booking on line is a safe bet, if you book this rental suite. Clean, quiet, and oh so comfortable. Hidden b
La Parcheminerie was our little corner of paradise in Paris! A lovely large studio, in the heart of the Latin Quarter, which made us feel at home. WE could walk everywhere or take the Metro/RER or a b… More
“Spacious studio in Latin Quarter”
Reviewed 15 Nov 2012
We enjoyed our week's stay in this comfortable and well- equipped apartment. The high timbered ceilings and large window gave a very spacious feel. The excellent location was perfect for exploring th… More
“Un lugar cálido y confortable”
Reviewed 3 Dec 2011
Pasamos unos días inolvidables en Rue Parcheminerie 29, un departamento cómodo, amplio, seguro, en buenas condiciones,con un baño amplio (raro en París) y acceso rápido a los centros culturales y… More
“5 star” On holiday with daughter, son in law and 2 grandchildren. Everyone had a most enjoyable time. Accommodation was first class especially the studio which we had. Ann-Louise was an exceptionally nice person and was very helpful. We all loved the
“Beautiful, secluded gite in the French countryside”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2015
This is probably the best gite we have ever stayed in. Beautifully furnished and in a lovely, peaceful setting, but not far from local amenities. It is an ideal base to explore the local chateaux, vin… More
“Relaxing, quiet and beautiful.”
Reviewed 22 Jul 2015
Beautiful house set in the heart of the countryside. Ann-Louise and Francois were very welcoming and have thought of everything one could need on holiday, the house is so well equipped. We enjoy ama… More
Reviewed 4 Jul 2015
2nd time visiting Shakespeare Lodge and yet again we were not disappointed. Would highly recommend for anyone who wants a well equipped, spacious property with use of a private pool in a quiet locatio… More
“Excellent spacious House in wooded grounds but really handy for Bruges” To say this is a cottage understates the large house where there is always room for members of your group to get their own space.
The house is in a wooded country park with goats
“Superb location & a very helpful & friendly host”
Reviewed 8 May 2014
We stayed for two nights & were very well looked after. Isabelle made us & our dog welcome, helping us park on arrival,providing information on the city & supplying us with a typically tasty French br… More
A très bientôt. Cordialement Isabelle
“In the Heart of Vieux Lyon”
Reviewed 11 Sep 2014
Super warm reception by the host Isabelle. We were taken for a tour of the apartment and basically we had the impression that my casa is your casa. Clean room, private bathroom and kitchenette to hand… More
“Everything we wanted from an apartment was there” We (myself, husband and 19 year old son) really enjoyed our stay in Rue Tiquetonne. It was a lovely clean apartment with everything you could need, bedroom had oodles of storage, bathroom fine, kitchen
“Perfect Place to stay in Paris, as Comfortable as Home”
Reviewed 14 Feb 2015
We thoroughly enjoyed staying in the Louvre-Montorgeuil One Bedroom Apartment due to its location, high standing and the quality of its management. I definitely plan to use the apartment again during … More
“fabulous Paris” I have been visited Paris with family and 2 friends (5 people in total).
Yilmaz as a host welcomed us on our arrival to the building where flat is located.
He kindly explained us everything we need to know about flat and facilities.
“Very nice experience of facilities available, excellent location”
Reviewed 29 May 2015
I along with my wife and two children had rented the place for a week in May. We found the flat and its facilities as advertised.
Excellent location with a very good connectivity and superb view fro… More
“Stunning View, Helpful owner, Clean and Tasteful flat; Quiet yet accessible to all Paris sites.”
Reviewed 7 Nov 2014
Stunning view from the balcony. In fact, there is even a balcony with view from the bedroom too. Sacre Coeur is nearer and better than it looks in the photo and can be enjoyed while eating breakfast o… More
Reviewed 26 Jun 2014
Stayed here with our 2year old. The flat had everything we needed.
It's right next to a metro station and by a bus stop too- better with the buggy. There is a little playground over the road and a… More
“It's perfect” It's a comfortable, charming, and very French appartment in an old building very centrally placed. Its as good as the best reviews and the pictures don't really do it justice. Yes the kitchen could be bigger (it has a new oven - not th
We had a most enjoyable stay in the apartment in rue Balance in Avignon.
We had a warm welcome and we were shown around to make sure we knew where everything was in the apartment. The welcome tray… More
“A lovely apartment”
Reviewed 6 Nov 2012
A delightful, elegant apartment, comfortable and well furnished. Its location is perfect, very central and within walking distance of the station yet its setting in a charming peaceful courtyard make… More
Reviewed 4 Nov 2012
We had a lovely stay at this beautiful apartment in Avignon. The keyholder was at the door to meet us as our taxi drew up, and gave us a wonderfully warm welcome. The apartment is gorgeous – archite… More
“Perfect Idyll” This was our second stay at Penneville and we were not dissapointed. Gite was clean and well equipped, very comfortable and quiet. It was lovely to be able to hear the birdsong. Our hosts Carol & Phillip were as charming as ever and mad
Just returned from a break in France & can highly recommend Penneville for it's high standard of comfort & cleanliness. The English owners Carol & Philip are very welcoming & there are plenty of place… More
“charming, friendly and very helpful hosts. warm and cosy accommodation.”
Reviewed 22 Oct 2013
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and exploring the local area. A good base for visiting Rouen.
A quiet and well equiped gite with friendly and welcomimg hosts. Very good value for money.… More
“Very special!!!” Perfect little studio in a perfect location. The owner of this property is extremely helpful and professional. This was my third visit to Paris and this is where I will stay on my next visit. You will not be disappointed as this stud
Excelente ubicación, comodidad, servicio y atención.
Marc (el propietario) es una persona altamente comprometida con sus huéspedes. Nos dio la bienvenida y se preocupó desde un inicio por brindar… More
ola / Bonjour de París
Gracias, muchas gracias por la excelente opinión, es muy bien apreciado.
Espero tener la oportunidad de acoger de nuevo en Couette et Café du Marais!
Marc & Etienne
“The most beautiful and best located little appartment” Very cosy and stylish apartment, located in a beautiful residential area, within a walking distance to the town centre. There are sooo many amazing little cafes and restaurants near by, no need to
Our hosts Iwan and Patricia put a great amount of effort into refurbishing this studio in the heart of cool Amsterdam. The apartment is located in the back of a typical Amsterdam brownstone, just outs… More
“Perfect location to explore Amsterdam”
Reviewed 28 Aug 2014
I live in Spain but travel to Amsterdam quite often for business. This new apartment is located in a beautiful and quiet street, and at the same time very close to the Leidseplein, the beautiful canal… More
“A home from home”
Reviewed 15 Feb 2017
We had a great time staying in this fabulous apartment. The owners included lots of lovely wee touches that added to the experience. The apartment is ideally located and contains all that is needed fo… More
“Stunning location!” What a cottage - although it initially appears small it easily accommodated the 6 of us in my family, but it is better suited for up to 5. The facilities are excellent and the kitchen allowed us to cook plenty of meals and breakfas