Are you looking for an alternative stay option for your next visit to Paris? Vacation rentals offer many advantages over staying in a hotel, and are becoming increasingly popular in the City of Lights. From a private apartment with a fully equipped kitchen and amenities like washing machines to luxurious villas with private pools, there's something for every budget. Here, we'll explore what vacation rentals are and why they’re becoming more appealing than hotels.
Vacation rentals are short-term residential accommodations that are available for rent by tourists. They include apartments, chalets, bungalows, villas, condos and bed-and-breakfasts. Unlike hotels or motels which have limited space – usually just enough to accommodate one room per person – vacation rentals can offer more spacious accommodation with extra rooms or facilities such as kitchens and living areas.
So why would someone choose a vacation rental over a hotel when visiting Paris? Here are some key advantages of staying in a holiday rental:
- First and foremost is cost savings: Many vacation rentals come with lower nightly rates than most hotels, especially if you're traveling in a group or on a longer trip. Plus, access to self-catering facilities like kitchens can save you even more money - instead of eating out at restaurants all the time, you can buy groceries and make meals at home.
- Privacy: Staying at a vacation rental gives you much more privacy than staying at a hotel or motel; no need to worry about noisy neighbors or late night revellers! There's also added security since you won't be sharing common spaces like elevators and lobbies with strangers. Plus you get full access to the property so you don't have to worry about locking up each time you leave for sightseeing or dinner.
- Flexibility: Many holiday homes provide amenities such as laundry facilities, pools and conventional living spaces that are perfect for larger groups of people travelling together who want lots of space without being cramped into separate rooms. This flexibility allows families or large groups to spread out while still having access to communal areas where they can mingle together – after all, isn’t that what vacations are all about?
Featured Vacation Rentals in Paris:
18-22 Rue De Charonne, Paris, France
Résidence Bastille Liberté Paris is a modern, newly-renovated apartment complex located in central Paris. The residence offers spacious, comfortable vacation rental apartments with all the necessary amenities for an enjoyable stay. Guests can enjoy free WiFi as well as complimentary toiletries.
The residence is situated 400 metres from Opéra Bastille and within walking distance of popular attractions such as Pompidou Centre, Notre Dame Cathedral and Accor Arena. It is also conveniently located 14 km away from Orly Airport.
Guests can relax on the rooftop terrace with sweeping views of the city skyline and its iconic landmarks, or take advantage of many nearby cultural activities such as galleries, museums and theatres. The residence also provides other convenient services such as laundry facilities and a concierge desk offering tips on sightseeing spots and local restaurants.
37 Rue De Rivoli, Paris, France
Apartment WS Hôtel de Ville - Le Marais Paris is an ideal accommodation option for those looking to explore the city with ease. It provides self-catering apartments and studios, fitted with a modern-style décor, flat-screen TV, private bathroom with a bath or shower, coffee machine and kettle, as well as a fully equipped kitchen with microwave, toaster and stove. The property is conveniently located within 450 metres of Pompidou Centre in Paris and popular points of interest such as Notre Dame Cathedral Louvre Museum and Place de la République are just a short walk away. The nearest airport, Paris - Orly Airport is 17 km from the accommodation making it easily accessible from anywhere in the city. Apartment WS Hôtel de Ville - Le Marais offers guests an unforgettable experience paired with extraordinary convenience during their stay in Paris. Additionally, a continental breakfast is available each morning providing an energizing start to your day!
64 Rue De Caumartin, Paris, France
Appartements Caumartin 64 Paris is the perfect destination for a Parisian escape. Located in a Haussmannian building in the 9th arrondissement, this rental accommodation is only 5 minutes away from Saint Lazare Train Station - making it easy to explore the city and its many attractions. All apartments and studios are air-conditioned and feature a fully-equipped kitchen, complete with all the essential amenities, as well as a separate seating and dining area. Each unit includes a luxurious bathroom with a shower, hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.
The famous Printemps department store is just 230 metres away from Appartements Caumartin 64 while guests can also enjoy access to free Wi-Fi internet connection and an LCD TV with DVD player. In addition, airport transfers and guided tours can be organised upon request at an additional cost. Whether you're looking to stay for one night or more, Appartements Caumartin 64 offers comfortable accommodation amid all of the charm of Paris.
Rue Buffon, Paris, France
The Short Stay Group Museum View Serviced Apartments Paris offers a range of self-catering accommodation options, ranging from comfortable traditional studios to luxury apartments with views of the Natural History Museum. Perfectly situated on the left bank of the Seine, and just 50 metres from Jardin des Plantes, guests will be spoilt for choice when it comes to sightseeing and activities. Just 200 metres away is Austerlitz Train Station, which provides easy access to other areas of the city via Metro lines 10 and 5. Public parking is available nearby with a surcharge.
All rooms are equipped with free Wi-Fi access and amenities such as flat-screen TVs, private bathrooms with bath or shower facilities, as well as fully equipped kitchenettes. Ironing and coffee-making facilities are available for guests’ use and free tea coffee and sugar are also provided. With lots of local cafes and restaurants within walking distance from the property, along with a food delivery service available too - you'll have plenty of choice when it comes to dining out or enjoying meals in your own apartment. Plus, you're just 3 km from Notre-Dame Cathedral and 7 km from the iconic Eiffel Tower - making this an ideal location for any Parisian holiday!
26 Rue Des Gravilliers, Paris, France
Les Patios du Marais 2 Paris offers a unique lodging experience for travelers looking for an authentic Parisian stay. Located in the heart of Le Marais District, this vacation rental property provides luxurious accommodation and all the comforts that come with it. Each studio is individually designed with modern amenities, exposed beams and stone walls, creating a warm atmosphere that evokes the history of the city. With a flat-screen TV with cable channels, fully equipped kitchens and kitchenettes, toasters and microwaves, you’ll have all the tools necessary to make your stay comfortable.
The property also features an outdoor patio, where guests can relax in the privacy of their surroundings. Guests will be able to enjoy the nearby attractions such as Place des Vosges which is only a 17-minute walk away or visit Notre Dame Cathedral located 20 minutes away. In addition to these attractions, Pompidou Centre is situated 600 metres from Les Patios du Marais 2 Paris offering a variety of cultural experiences such as contemporary art exhibitions. As an added convenience for guests traveling light a luggage storage service is offered on site.
18 Rue Gregoire De Tours, Paris, France
Gregoire Apartment Paris is a perfect choice for those looking for the perfect vacation rental in the historic Saint-Germain-des-Prés area. Enjoy the charm of a typically Parisian apartment with high ceilings and parquet floors. Fully equipped with a kitchen featuring hotplates and a microwave, free WiFi access, air-conditioning, flat-screen TV and an iPod docking station, guests will have all they need to feel right at home.
With its ideal location just steps away from famous sites such as Notre Dame Cathedral, The Louvre Museum, Luxembourg Gardens and Saint-Germain-des-Prés Church; conveniently situated only 210 meters from Odéon Metro Station offering direct access to Montmartre; plus discounts available at the Italian restaurant Il Suppli; Gregoire Apartment Paris is the perfect vacation rental option for your trip to Paris.
2 Rue Conde , Paris, France
Conde Chic Studio Paris is the perfect choice for a Paris vacation rental. Located in the chic 6th district, just 300 metres from the Luxembourg Gardens and 200 metres from Odeon Metro Station, guests can easily access the lively Montparnasse district. In addition to free Wi-Fi access in each of their individually decorated studios, with neutral tones and exposed beams, Conde Chic Studio Paris also offers discounts at their onsite restaurants and kitchenettes with microwaves and espresso machines. Guests can also take advantage of being within walking distance to iconic landmarks such as Notre Dame Cathedral (12 minutes away) or the Delacroix Museum (500 metres away). With modern amenities and an unbeatable location near popular attractions, Conde Chic Studio Paris is ideal for those looking for a comfortable yet stylish apartment rental in Paris.
22 Boulevard Saint-michel, Paris, France
Apartment WS St Germain - Quartier Latin offers the perfect home base for a city break in Paris. Located just 500 metres from the iconic Notre Dame Cathedral and 1.1 kilometres from the Louvre Museum, this Paris apartment rental is in a prime location to explore the city's rich history and culture. Located in a lively neighbourhood, guests can wander around the quaint cobblestone streets and find an array of bars, restaurants, and cafes all within walking distance. The apartment itself features modern amenities including a kitchenette with a microwave and toaster, flat-screen TV, private bathroom with complimentary toiletries, towels, fridge and coffee machine. Plus, it's conveniently situated 14 km from Paris-Orly Airport, 1.3 km from the Pompidou Centre and 1.7 km from Orsay Museum. With Apartment WS St Germain - Quartier Latin as your home away from home during your stay in Paris you can make sure you don't miss any of the sights!
44-45 Rue De L'arbre Sec, Paris, France
Apartments Du Louvre Paris offer self-catering accommodation suitable for short and long stays. With central air conditioning, free fiber optic WiFi access throughout the apartment, a lift, and an optional daily maid service with a supplement, guests can enjoy a comfortable stay. The air-conditioned apartments feature flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, seating areas, washing machines and ironing facilities. Bed linen and towels are provided to all guests for convenience. The fully-equipped kitchens are equipped with microwaves, stoves, refrigerators, toasters and kettles so that guests can prepare their own meals. Kitchenware is also provided for added convenience. Located in the heart of Paris near Les Halles and the iconic Louvre Museum
, Apartments Du Louvre offers guests a prime location in one of the world's most exciting cities.
26 Rue Des Gravilliers, Paris, France
Les Patios du Marais offers guests a unique and memorable experience with its stylish apartments, studios, and attractive floral patio. Each apartment is individually decorated, featuring exposed beams and stone walls for a truly authentic atmosphere. All units feature fully equipped kitchens or kitchenettes, including microwaves, toasters, and dishwashers. Some apartments even have outdoor furniture to enjoy the beautiful garden view.
The property is conveniently located just 600 metres from the iconic Pompidou Centre and the Place de la République. Guests can explore nearby attractions such as Notre-Dame Cathedral or Place des Vosges with a leisurely 20-minute walk. With its convenient location and cozy accommodations, Les Patios du Marais provides an ideal home away from home in the heart of one of Paris' most vibrant districts.