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Last Updated: 25 April 2016 

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3 BR Apartment 10 minutes walk from Eiffel Tower

Furnished 3 BR apartment for rent in the 15th arrondissement.  3 bedrooms or 2 bedrooms + study, with the largest kitchen in Paris (over 10 m2), lots of built-in bookshelves and storage areas.  71m2, 1910 vintage building. 1er étage/US 2nd floor on quiet courtyard. Near several metros (La Motte-Picquet Grenelle, Emile Zola, Commerce), many excellent boulangeries, shopping, markets. Apartment is fully equipped including dishwasher and washing machine, linens, cooking equipment, etc. Rent includes utilities, wifi and free phone service to most of the world. Available August 1, for a minimum 11 month rental. 2680 €/month.  Photos available.  Contact alansarah@hotmail.com



One bedroom in a spacious (85 m2), furnished, and fully equipped (cookware, tableware, towels, bed linens, etc.) two-bedroom apartment on the third European floor (with elevator) of a well-kept building in the southwestern 10th arrondissement of Paris. Apartment includes large bathroom with separate bathtub and shower, a large living/dining room, and a full kitchen with four-burner stove, oven, full refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, and counter space. The flatmate is an American Ph.D. student in art history.

Centrally located in a safe, convenient, and lively neighborhood. Less than 10 minutes from the metro stations of Poissonnière (line 7), Bonne Nouvelle (lines 8 and 9), Grands Boulevards (lines 8 and 9), and Strasbourg Saint-Denis (lines 4, 8, and 9). 15 minutes from Gare de l'Est and Gare du Nord. 20 minute walk to the Institut national d'histoire de l'art and the Bibliothèque nationale de France, site Richelieu; 25 minute walk to the Musée du Louvre; 30 minute walk to the Archives nationales, site Paris; and 25 minutes by metro to the Bibliothèque nationale de France, site Tolbiac.

The landlord and her family will sometimes take up residence in the apartment (from a few days to two weeks maximum) in late July/early August and/or late December/early January. They always give plenty of notice and prorate those days. The landlord would strongly prefer to rent the room for the entire summer and/or the entire academic year, but shorter-term rental may be possible.

Monthly rent for the room is €850 from 1 May 2016 to 31 August 2016 and €900 from 1 September 2016 to 31 August 2017, all utilities (water, electricity, wireless internet) included. Deposit of one month’s rent. Contact: gc1029@nyu.edu.


Bastille: Paris Summer and Academic Year Rental –  Weekly rate €575; Monthly rate €1800 (two weeks minimum).  Available June 1 2016 (or a bit earlier). Beautifully restored, fully equipped and furnished loft apartment (50m2) in the Bastille/Ledru Rollin area (11eme). Lower level consists of a living room with an open kitchen (a sofa which open into a single bed, TV cabinet, coffee tables; bar, two bar chairs, small desk, folding dining table and chairs – sits 6); bedroom with queen-size bed (large closet); bathroom.   Upper level (open mezzanine) consists of an additional private sleeping area that can serve as a separate bedroom (double bed) and an office area (desk, chair, book shelves).  Extending shelving and storage space in corridor.  4eme étage (no elevator).  Fully renovated and painted, Washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV, DSL (+wifi), free calls to landlines worldwide. Building situated in a secluded enclosed court; apartment full of light, windows facing west, and with open view of Paris roof tops.  4 minutes’ walk to the Bastille, near 3 metro lines (1, 5, 8) and numerous bus lines.  4 minutes from one of the best open air markets in Paris.  Close to shops, restaurants, supermarkets, 2 gyms within 5-minutes’ walk.  Academic year rentals available at €1650 (4 months minimum), contact for further information.  Available for viewing.  Contact:  Hagit at hborer@gmail.com. For more information consult http://webspace.qmul.ac.uk/hborer/lappe2016-summer.htm.  More pictures at https://www.flickr.com/photos/25808930@N07/sets/72157610537049120/.



Available from May 4th to June 22th (negotiable), charming apartment, quiet and bright, 40 sq meters, Gobelins, a 10 mn walk to the Jardin des Plantes and 15 mn walk to the Jardin du Luxembourg. Bus lines 21, 27, 47, 83 and 91, M° Gobelins. In the bedroom is a double bed, large desk and shelves, in the living room a large non-convertible sofa. Compact independent well-equipped kitchen (electric stove, microwave, fridge and washer, excellent cooking equipment), separate shower/ bathroom and separate toilet. Fully furnished with towels and sheets.

1200 € / month all inclusive (WiFi, electricity), 600 € / two weeks.

Please contact francoise.basch@gmail.com


Available June 5th to August 31st   A quiet, furnished and well-lit apartment. It is 31m2, and includes a living-room, bedroom, bathroom (with shower), and a kitchen in which there is also a washing machine. Located on the fourth floor (no elevator) in a building on a quiet street right by place de la Nation. Very easy access to the grocery stores, as well as a number of cafés and restaurants. Easy access to the public transit, including metro lines 1, 2, 6 and 9 as well as the RER A. Taking the line 6 to the Bibliothèque Nationale de France only takes 20 minutes door-to-door. Taking the line 1 it is four stop to Saint-Paul Métro and then a five minutes walks to the Archives nationales. As well, every wednesday and saturday morning there's a fantastic market on the boulevard de Charonne, that is about a five minutes walk from the apartment. Rent is 400 euros per week, 700 per 2 weeks... This includes utility charges (electricity, internet and telephone). Photos available upon request. Contact: mbellocq@u-bordeaux-montaigne.fr or maylisbellocq@hotmail.com.



Montmartre apartment 

1bedroom apartment on the 5th floor (with elevator) in a very nice part of Montmartre, close to Blanche and Abbesses, facing Van Gogh's studio. Bedroom, sitting-room with sofa and study with mezzanine bed. Very quiet although busy and lively and vibrant streets with shops and nice restaurants. Fully equipped, linen and towels. Free wifi and telephone calls to France, US and Europe, satellite television, washer and dryer, dishwasher; Nespresso. 1400€. All utilities included

Easy ride to the BNF

Perfect for a couple

available May 1st to October 31st. Photos and more details on request. Write to liliane.ruf@gmail.com.


Cozy attic in the heart of Paris
The apartment/attic (approx. 45 sqm) is located in a well-known street of the Quartier Latin at 50 m from the Saint-Michel place and at 2 min walk from Notre-Dame, the Cité island and the nicest waterfront walkways of the Seine river; 10 min walk to the Louvre. It is very charming, formerly a painter’s atelier at the 5th and last floor of a typical renaissance building (no elevator). It is composed of a very bright spacious reception room (in bricks and wood beams) with a bay-window oriented East and two wide windows oriented West; a furnished kitchen (fridge, freezer, washing machine) with a window on the street that can serve as a bright small dining room; a bathroom with bathtub with shower, bidet, lavabo. Above the kitchen and the bathroom lies a mezzanine, closed and thus separated from below by a door and from the nearby (upper part of the) reception room by wood beams and windows. The mezzanine has a small “door-window” with a view on Notre Dame that gives access to the roof. Windows on the street have double glazing. Neighbors are agreeable. Individual apartment heating (gas heater). We'd like to rent it for long periods, in that case the rent will be 1600 (utilities not included in the monthly rental fee are electricity, gas, water and internet)  free from the 1st of may 2016.
Internet already installed. Please write to atelierdartista@gmail.com. Pictures can be found here.


Charming, recently redecorated, bright 32 square meter apartment near shops and markets of Batignolles and Guy Moquet. Ideal for one person or couple.  A 3 minute walk to Métro La Fourche. Parc Martin Luther King -- great for jogging, year-round -- is 5 minutes away.  Wireless high-speed internet, TV, hardwood floors, electric heating. Living room contains nice sofa, dining table, rocking chair, TV, radio. The bedroom has a double bed, work desk, bookshelves. Kitchen equipped with refrigerator, gas stove, an electric and a microwave oven and washing machine. Bathroom with bathtub, shower, WC. Well maintained building from 1907 with superintendent, two digicodes. Very quiet, overlooking private courtyard. Third floor, no elevator.   Photos available upon request.  Available July 16, 2015-June 30, 2017. Nine months minimum, no pets, no smoking.  1000 euros per month. Gas and electricity extra (usually ~100€/mo). Deposit required. References requested. Contact: (M.) Kerry Whiteside, kwhitesi@fandm.edu
University professor offering comfortable, bright two bedroom apartment in Paris, available from 1 August 2016 - 30 June 2017 (some flexibility with dates possible). Perfect for a sabbatical year. Can accommodate a family.
Next to the delightful Parc des Buttes Chaumont in the 19th arrondissement, Pyrénées-Buttes Chaumont neighbourhood. Recently renovated apartment, combining stylish furniture and fittings (mostly mid-century modern) with original mid-19th century feel.
Contemporary eat-in kitchen (fully equipped, induction hotplates, oven, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, appliances etc) with dining table opens onto a spacious lounge room. Main bedroom with double bed, built-in wardrobes and storage. Smaller second bedroom/study, currently set up with a single bed for our daughter and large built-in wardrobe. Beautiful bathroom with extra-large shower, washing machine, storage cupboards. Solid oak flooring throughout, recently painted, double glazed windows, quality heating, lots of natural light. Cable wifi, TV, free phone calls to most landlines in the world. Linen, towels, kitchen equipment etc.
Bedrooms overlook our building's quiet courtyard, lounge room looks onto a little Parisian square with a couple of cafés and restaurants (but without much traffic and not noisy). Central location without being caught among the tourists. Hip and friendly, multicultural neighborhood with excellent restaurants, delis and cafés. 100m from entrance to the park -- perfect for relaxing and for kids to play in, ideal for summer picnics. Many little art galleries. Fruit and veg markets 3 times a week (possibility of taking our place in an organic veg co-op). Quiet street. Métro line 11 to Hôtel de ville or Châtelet in 10 minutes.
Fully furnished. All bills included (heating, water, electricity, phone, internet, building levies, taxes etc). 2nd floor, no lift. 1900 euros per month. 60m2. Contact anthony.cordingley@univ-paris8.fr. Photos and testimonials on demand.


Room in a beautiful loft apartment in the Marais

A lovely room for rent, for a few days (up to a week, longer stays negotiable) at a time, in a beautiful, spacious (shared) loft located in the Marais between La Bastille and Place des Vosges. The address is 17 rue des Tournelles in the 4th district.

Perfect for one person or a couple.

The 105 m2 apartment is located on the 2nd floor (French; 3rd floor American). It is very quiet and full of sunlight.

The room is composed of a double bed and a private bathroom (not shared) with bathtub. Only the toilets are shared with the two hosts. The apartment is fully equipped (washing machine, kitchen, TV, nice library). Internet service is included.

Metro station Bastille is conveniently located nearby (2 minute walk): Lines 1, 5, and 8. The BNF is 20 minutes away by metro. The district is very lively, complete with all necessities: supermarkets, good bakeries, nice restaurants and bars (definitely the place to be for shopping!) The apartment is usually empty during the day and most evenings. Great working environment for academics planning a short stay in Paris.

The two hosts, Margot and Pierre, are a young working couple, Parisians (but pleasant!) and we would be happy to welcome and help you for any needs and information. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have questions or if you would like some photos of the apartment, at: pierre.ripault@gmail.com.

Rates: 1 person: 100€/night - 630€/week; 2 persons 150€/night - 980€/week


RENTAL IN PARIS (14TH ARRONDISSEMENT) BY THE WEEK BETWEEN 1 JULY AND 1 AUGUST 2016. Bright, spacious (70 square meters) this two-bedroom apartment on a fifth floor with elevator is located near metro stop Alesia.  Haussmann era building with high ceilings and moldings features light-filled eat-in kitchen, elegant living/dining room, one bedroom with double bed and the other with bunk beds.  Fully furnished and equipped including linens, washing machine, espresso machine, TV, printer, scanner, and everything you'd need such as umbrellas, shopping bags, and guide-books.  Near all forms of transportation (metro is two blocks away and 3 buses going across Paris half a block), in the middle of a lively residential neighborhood with great food and other shopping within the block, as well as multiple cafes, restaurants, and cinemas nearby.  750 euros/week, with reductions for longer stays.

Contact: sshesgreen@niu.edu


Big ancient apartment. 86 m2. 4 rooms. One bathroom. One kitchen. One toilet.

Typically parisian. High ceilings, wooden floors, huge mirrors.

Close to the very lively area of Canal St Martin. 7 metro lines available close by.

Ideally located in a calm, quiet and lively neighborhood with lots of little restaurants, bars.

Ideal for a family. 3 bedrooms + a living room

Available : August 2016.

2000 euros par month (all included).(free wifi). 800 euros per week.

Contact : blandinebricka@gmail.com


Looking for a female flatmate from September 2016 for at least 9 months to share a big ancient apartment. Typical parisian. High ceilings, wooden floors, huge mirrors.

Close to the very lively area of Canal St Martin. 7 metro lines available close by.

Ideally located in a calm, quiet and lively neighborhood with lots of little restaurants, bars.

Total 4 rooms. Each of the flatmate will have two rooms perfectly separated. Kitchen, bathroom and toilets will be shared. I am a 40-year-old French woman, quiet and considerate. Non smoker.

1000 euros per month (all included).

Contact : blandinebricka@gmail.com


14th arrondissement, charming and spacious (60 sq. meters) two-bedroom apt. on first floor of early 20th- century building. Near Montparnasse. Quiet residential street around corner from lively neighborhood—  many shops, restaurants; 4-5 minutes from metro Châtillon (line 13) and 10 minutes from metro Porte d’Orléans (4). Living/dining room looks onto quiet courtyard. High ceilings, very bright. Fully equipped kitchen, all linens, oriental carpets, fully furnished with built-in closets. Wifi included. 1200. euros per month rent plus utilities. Available from June 2016. Long-term renters only (at least 9 months). Contact: spucci1@gmail.com  or call 859-396-7197 for further information.


MAY-AUGUST 2016: A French journalist's furnished studio in Paris' 20th arrondissement is available for rent, dates flexible. The studio is situated on the 5th floor of a modern building with an elevator, not far from the Place de la Nation and close to the beautiful Père Lachaise cemetery. 23 m2, the studio has a kitchen (refrigerator, two electric hotplates, microwave, Nespresso coffee maker), bathroom (toilet, bathtub/shower, sink), Wi-Fi as well as a long private balcony and large bay window (15 m2). Métro stations: Alexandre Dumas (line 2) and Maraîchers (line 9). The monthly rent is €800/month all included, plus a security deposit of €200. For photos and any questions, for example, about pricing for stays that do not correspond to exactly one, two, three or four months, please contact Kirsten at kirstenbrittellicson@gmail.com


Apartment for rent in PARIS, June 21st to October 2nd.

Gambetta (20e arrondissement), is a lively neighborhood with small shops (boulangerie, fromager, poissonnier, cavistes), an outdoor market, nice cafés... The apartment is near the Père Lachaise Cemetery and a short ways away from the hilly park of the Buttes Chaumont. The metro (line 3) is a few steps down the street, along with several bus and vélib stations.

The flat is a 56 square meter (624 square feet) three-room apartment on the fourth floor (no elevator). The living room is spacious and receives nice direct sunlight. The room next to it serves as an office with a grand piano. Finally the bedroom has a large double bed and is particularly quiet (the window opens onto an interior courtyard). There is a spacious bathroom with bathtub and washing machine, and separate toilets. The kitchen is fully equipped (stove, four hot plates, but no dishwasher).

The rent is 1550 euros per month. It includes all expenses: internet, heat, electricity.

Do not hesitate to contact me for more information or photos at the following address: Januibe@hotmail.com


Available Immediately. Cozy Chambre de Bonne to rent (minimum 3-4 months).  Blvd. Raspail, in the 14th, adjacent to the Raspail metro entrance (Lines 4 and 6).  Great neighborhood, around the corner from the Rue Edgar Quinet (with a wonderful farmer’s market twice a week) and a few blocks from the heart of Saint Germain.  7th floor, with elevator to 6th.  9m2 (92 square feet).  It’s small, but filled with light, good closet space, very calm.  Window looks out onto a lovely and quiet courtyard.  Recently renovated.  Fully furnished (desk, table, chairs, small fold out sofa bed, sheets, all utensils) and equipped with a small coin cuisine. Separate bathroom with shower. Wireless internet connection on a secure server. 550 euros/month includes all fees and utilities.  Pictures and more info available on request.  Contact ajb6f@virginia.edu if interested.


MONTMARTRE APPARTEMENT, ABBESSES, starting September:  University professor offering a clean, smartly furnished, recently renovated 1-bedroom (2 pièces) apartment available academic year, ideally Sept 2016 to June 2017, but also for other periods or for just one semester.  Would suit one person or a couple.  The apartment (27m2) consists of : salon, separate bedroom, small kitchen, wc/shower. Double exposure East/West. Very quiet as it is on a small street with very little traffic.  The apartment is fully furnished:  in the salon there is a sofa (also serves as a futon for guests), table with four chairs, small desk, stereo, satellite tv; the bedroom includes a standard bed, small closet, drawers; the kitchen has all cooking utensils, refrigerator, four burners, and small oven. Phone includes free calls to US/UK/France land-lines; high-speed wifi included.  Ideal location:  between rue Lepic & rue des Abbesses.  Lepic is one of the best food streets in Paris, and Abbessess is one of the best boutique/bar streets in Paris.  Metro:  Abbesses or Blanche.

Rent:  820 euros, plus electric.  Photos on request.

Contact:  montmartreappartement@yahoo.fr


A room with a view in Montparnasse (6th arr.). A bright, quiet and very convenient studio (25sqm) next to Jardin du Luxembourg.  A queen size bed, a table, a large desk with a good chair, a little kitchen and a bathroom. Available from July 1st until mid-September (dates are flexible). Fantastic transportation connections: down the street you find RERB-Port Royal (going straight to Orly or Roissy CDG) and 3 metro stations : lines 4 (Vavin), 12 (Notre-Dame des Champs) and 6 (Edgard Quinet). A Velib' Station (the City Bike system) is facing the front door of the building. Gare Montparnasse is a 15-min walk and Gare de Lyon is direct by Bus 91 as Gare du Nord and Gare de l'Est are direct by line 4.

The Sorbonne is on the other side of Jardin du Luxembourg and BNF in direct access by line 6: door to door in 25 minutes.

Independent movie theaters such as Les 7 Parnassiens and Le lucernaire are at 5 minutes, and mainstream ones at 10!

The resourceful Librairie Tschann is next door; variety of grocery stores (biocoop', regular and discount stores), farmers' market on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays; bakeries, butcher, cafés are few meters away. The studio is in the heart of Montparnassse.

Towels and linen provided. Internet access with and without Airport, home line phone and printer.

400 euros for a week ; 1000 euros for a month.

Available during June and from July 25 until Sep.4.  -- dates are FLEXIBLE.

Contact: emm2s@virginia.edu -- pictures can be provided.


Very quiet and well-lit studio (30m2). Located at Bastille (11ième), rue de Charonne. (5mn walk from Place de la Bastille, 2 mn walk from metro Ledru Rollin). The studio is actually in a modern building surrounded by gardens, i.e. away from the street. 7th floor with lift. Warm and cozy. Stores, cafés, restaurant, Opera, Cinémathèque, Marché Aligre just there!  Pleasant and sunny living room with a wall to wall sliding glass door, balcony. Comfortable double sofa bed. CD player, (no TV).  Kitchen with fridge, microwave, stove. Linen+ dishes, cookware. Bathroom with shower and bath tub.  Perfect for single or couple esp. because of its location and quietness. Photos available on demand.  425 euros/week (utilities included).  Very flexible with dates. Contact: francoisesullivan@gmail.com


Available September 1 to December 15 2016.  Fully and tastefully furnished one-bedroom apartment in Paris XIIIe near historic Butte-Aux-Cailles neighborhood.  10-15 minute walk from Metro Place d'Italie or Corvisart in one direction, and RER Cite U through beautiful Parc Montsouris in the other. Bus service to central points of interest just around the corner. Fourth floor with elevator in turn-of-century building on quiet street with all needed food-stores and supplies within easy range, as well as cafes and restaurants. Sunny living / dining area, with TV, Internet and Free telephone service to many countries, including attractive art and sofa-bed. Quiet bedroom with adjoining bathroom overlooking inner courtyard, featuring queen-sized bed and generous closet-space. Off entry corridor, there is a separate US-style powder-room and a fully-equipped newly-remodeled kitchen including washing-machine. $US 1500 per month, toutes charges comprises. Financial guarantees and character references mandatory.

 Write to Dr. Roger Bensky, Professor Emeritus of French and Theater  :   benskyr@georgetown.edu


Bright apartment "mansardé" in the heart of Montpellier Ecusson, available from May15th.

2 bedrooms apartment with a large living-room, on the 6th floor (no elevator). Very nice view (on Mediterranean roofs, with the sea on the horizon). Close from cultural places in Montpellier (musée Fabre, Corum, Agora, Panacée...).

250 euros / week ; 850 euros / month. Contact : raux.helene@gmail.com


For rent from May 1 to June 23 in the center of Paris (Paris 13th/5th, Bd Arago, M° Gobelins), 40 m2, one bedroom, one living room, bathroom, recently redecorated, bright, quiet, 2nd floor (no elevator) in small 1910 building (parquet floor, fireplaces with mirrors), fully equipped kitchen, washing machine, TV, high speed internet. All linen and towels are provided. Perfect for single or couple. Convenient access to the BnF.

1 400 € per month. All charges included. A deposit will be asked on arrival ( 500 € ) and returned at the end of the rental.

Please email : lcrips@eila.univ-paris-diderot.fr


Paris 5th, June 10th till August 31st

PARIS APT. FOR SHORT TERM RENTALS - 5TH ARRONDISSEMENT/Latin Quarter, Jardin des Plantes, Mouffetard, Character apartment in 18th century building with elevator in quiet neighbourhood.

995€ per week fully furnished - Two bedrooms, both doubles + living room hide-away (sleeps 6 maximum), 3 fireplaces, hardwood floors, shower (no bath) large sunny living room with piano, very well equipped kitchen, washing machine, gas stove, 3 standard VCR, DVD and monitor, WIFI Internet connection, free telephoning to North America, Australia, Europe…Across the road from the Jardin des Plantes and down the hill from the Arenes de Lutece, 5 minutes from the Seine, Notre Dame, the Pantheon, the rue Mouffetard, St-Germain, Odeon, Luxembourg Gardens. 3 outdoor markets every day but Monday. Concierge. (deposits required).

The apartment is in the 5th arrondissement, close to Jussieu University (Metro Jussieu is the closest metro stop) and between the Arenes de Lutece (Roman Arena) and the Jardin des Plantes (National Botanical Gardens). It is a short walk to the Seine, the Institut du Monde Arabe, Place de la Contrescarpe, the Mouffetard Market, the Pantheon and Notre Dame and the Ile St-Louis and the Marais. There are 3 markets (Place Monge, Place Maubert and Mouffetard) and a good range of food and wine shops.

The apartment is on the third floor of an 18th century building with a cobblestone courtyard and is very quiet. It has two bedrooms, both doubles and a foldout couch that sleeps two in the living room. There is one bathroom (shower only) and the loo is in a separate closet. The kitchen is equipped with gas and copper pots and a good range of cookbooks in English. The television receives a broad range of international channels and there is a separate DVD player. Telephoning to over 30 countries including Canada, the US, China, Australia and most of Europe is free. There is an extensive library and an eclectic CD collection.

Photos available on request. Contact: Geoffrey Finch,

Tel: 33-1 45 87 25 03; Cell: 33-6 69 22 33 87; Email: geofree77@gmail.com


Centre de Paris, 2è arrondissement, 2 minutes du Palais-Royal, mitoyen Institut National Histoire de l'Art, deux pièces (50 mètres carrés), une chambre (lit double), un salon et une cuisine américaine, une salle de bains avec baignoire. Meublé et équipé (machine à laver le linge, connexion internet, petit four). L’appartement est au 4è étage (sans ascenseur) donnant sur cour, très clair et exposé Ouest, dans un vieil immeuble XVIIIIè siècle, au dessus de la galerie Vivienne.
Disponible du 5 juillet au 25 août : 1100 euro : mois.  Pas de caution. Photos disponibles. Contact : emmanuelle.loyer@wanadoo.fr
Center Paris, Palais-Royal, near INHA,  2 bedrooms, 50 mètres carrés, 4th floor, sunny and quiet, fully equipped (television, dvd, VCR, ADSL, washing machine), everything included. Available from 5th July till 25th August. Photos available. No deposit. 1100 euro / month. Contact : emmanuelle.loyer@wanadoo.fr.
MONTPARNASSE south,  PARIS 15 éme… 13 MAY 2016……2017
A charming studio, in a very nice area, popular and artistic,village atmosphere. Unic second hand “Books Market” in Paris and  parc “Georges Brassens nearby: perfect for your footing, pic-nic and “passegiata”. Very near: Tram, métro line 13 direct to St Denis and bus 95 to Montparnasse, St Germain and Bnf Richelieu, 88, 62 direct to Bibliothèque F.Mitterrand. 
My STUDIO: 33 m2, second floor with lift with charming typical old Paris view. Very quiet...very bright...W.NW facing...All inclusive. High speed internet, TV, DVD player /free phonecalls  all world fixe n° and France,USA mobile n°. Gaz cooking and oven, double size bed, sheets, iron, shower +tub, no smoking.
1100 € / month, 1000 €/month for 2 month and more, 350 € / week all included  mandel.carine.paris@gmail.com    
For Google maps, see rue de Chambéry with studio view facing rue Villa-Franca
Ask for pictures and references.

Lovely apartment available in Montmartre: May 1st 2016 to October 1st 2016
To rent in Paris ,  Montmartre, great area to live in : rather a village-like aspect of Paris:  Abbesses area, with many food and wine shops as well as fahsion, a very central location in Paris, 2 metro stations : Pigalle (12 &2 line) Abbesses (12 line) and Blanche (2 line) as well as many bus stops:67, 30 (to Etoile Charles de Gaulle) , 54, 80, 95, close to Gare du Nord / RER B (leads to Roissy Airport as well as Orly). Ride  to BNF and EHESS very easy, as well as to Archives Nationales.  Louvre and many museums are very close.
The apartment has a very attractive view on Montmarte like an Amélie Poulain postcard ! 6 floor with elevator; a very silent and quiet 110 m2 apartment,  large sunny living room, table for 6,  queen size bedroom, another bedroom with  2 separate beds (can be together),  bath room with shower and bath, Tastefully furnished, hardwood floors. Separate WC,  dressing  room with washing machine,  well-equipped kitchen with stove/oven a dish washer and freezer.  The residency "Villa des platanes" is a private residency (concierge) built in 1895, in the neo renaissance style. It is like a small village with courtyards and gardens. The lovely main one is available for residents.
Rental includes WiFI, TV Tel (free for France) but power and gas are to be paid separately according to use.  
750€ /week ,  2500 €/month
References and photos available, please contact martine.bour@gmail.com.
Available immediately
  - It is on the top floor (with elevator) of an old Paris apartment building in the middle of the Marais area (3rd arrondissement).
  - It is very quiet, overlooking a courtyard
  - It has a kitchen corner with hot plate, a microwave and a refrigerator
  - It is fully furnished with towels and sheets
  - It has a separate private toilet on the landing
  - It is near 3 subway stations (Rambuteau [1 block], Etienne Marcel, Arts et Métiers)
  - There are 2 supermarkets 2 blocks from it and a laundromat in the same street
  - The rent includes electricity, water, unlimited access to Internet through Wi-Fi and all management fees and is as follows:
  - for stays a month and above, 30 US$ per night for one person
  - for 2 people staying in the studio, the rent is 35 US$ per night (only 2 people can be accommodated)
  - rates may be negotiated for long-term stays
  - It is payable only in US Dollars
There is no smoking in the apartment. Pictures and references available on request.  Please contact Pierre Sylvain at piesyl@yahoo.com.
BELLE studio disponible pour un(e) doctorant(e) ou professeur dès le 1 juillet à Gentilly. 17m2, meublé, avec beaucoup de lumière, notre studio est 5 mn à Cité Université/Parc Montsouris à pied, 12 mns à la BnF en tram et 10-15 mns au centre de Paris en RER. Situé dans un bel immeuble rénové, le studio a une cuisine avec une cuisinière et un frigo; une salle de bain avec toilettes et douche; un lit avec un lit gigogne au-dessous; un armoire, une table avec deux chaises, deux tables de nuit et plusieurs lampes.
Transport: RER B (stations Cité Université ou Gentilly); Tram (stations Cité Université ou Stade Charlety); Bus lignes 21 ou 67.
Disponibilité: 1er juillet 2016, pour un an de préférence. Nous cherchons quelqu’un de sérieux qui est calme et très respectueux. Nous préférons quelqu’un qui parle français mais anglais ou espagnol nous conviennent aussi. 650 euros/mois + gaz et électricité; 2 mois de caution avant (1300 euros); L’internet n’est pas inclu mais très facile à installer si vous le désirez.
Contact: Maryse Brochot, mbrochot@icloud.com ou 06 51 87 81 58
BEAUTIFUL studio available for a doctoral student or a professor starting July 1st in Gentilly. 17m2, fully furnished with lots of good lighting, our studio is a 5 mn walk to Cité Université/Parc Montsouris, 12 mns to the BnF by tram and 10-15 mns to the center of Paris by RER. Situated in a newly renovated building, the studio has a kitchen with stovetop and a fridge; a bathroom with a toilet and a shower; a bed with a pull-out bed underneath; a close, a table with two chairs, two nightstands and several lamps.
Transport:  RER B (stations Cité Université or Gentilly); Tram (stations Cité Université or Stade Charlety); Bus lines 21 or 67. Very easy to get to from both Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports.
Availability/Terms: July 1st 2016 - July 1st 2017, more or less. We are looking for someone serious who is quiet and very respectful. We also prefer someone who speaks French but English and Spanish work for us as well. Rent is 650 euros/month, plus gas and electricity; The deposit is 2 months rent (1300 euros); Internet is not included but is easy to install yourself if you wish to have it.
Contact:  Maryse Brochot, mbrochot@icloud.com or by phone  06 51 87 81 58
Bright and spacious 20 sq.m room to rent from June 1st to August 10th, in a 5th arrondissement apartment. 

350$ per week, 600$ for two weeks, 1100$ for a month and 2000$ for two months. Prepaid. 

The room has high ceilings, wooden floors and a window onto the boulevard. It is on a first floor, 90 sq.m., typical Haussmannian-style apartment. It includes a single bed, with a second mattress beneath, a desk, bookcase, and shelves.
Rental includes all utility bills, wifi and telephone (with free calls to Europe and US landlines) as well as complete shared use of the apartment with its double living/dining room, washer, TV, piano and kitchen (oven, microwave, fridge).  Walking distance to rue Mouffetard and the Jardin des Plantes. Metros and buses galore.

For more information: contact@ricardobloch.com.
PARIS. 14th Arrondissement,   TWO AND A HALF ROOM APPARTMENT (60 sq m.), ideal for couple. 5th floor without elevator. Metro Porte d’Orléans. 1903 tiled house on quiet street (rue Beaunier) between Porte d’Orléans and Parc Montsouris. Calm, light, fully furnished apt. Loft style. Much charm.
Spacious book-lined living-room (27 sq. m.) with hardwood floors and windows on all sides, the large ones due west: open view, wonderful sunsets. Large desk, folding couch-bed, table, chairs, rocking-chair. Reasonable sized bedroom: double bed, dresser, etc. Small bathroom (brand new shower) and toilet. Fully equipped kitchen: table, gas stove, microwave, electric stove, refrigerator, washer-dryer, water heater, central heating.
Excellently situated for jogging through two parks and public transport into town: 3 minutes from metro line 4, bus lines 38 and 28, and circular tramway; five minutes to RER through park.
With the double-bed in the bedroom and folding couch-bed in the living room it can accommodate up to 3 people. Wifi and telephone provided. So are sheets, towels, cooking utensils and basics.
Availability: 11-28 May (ideally in exchange for a New York apartment) or 21 June-10 September.
Rent: 1100 euros a month or appropriate fraction thereof.
Contact Irving Wohlfarth, Tel: (33)1 40 44 84 20; Email: irving.wohlfarth@dbmail.com.
Paris rental for academic year 2016-2017
Are you a faculty member or dissertation researcher looking for a Paris apartment for the 2016-2017 American academic year--defined as August 11, 2016 through May 15, 2017?  My apartment in the Oberkampf district of the 11th arrondissement will be available for a single rental between those dates.   A September rather than an August start date is possible, but the May 15 end date is fixed.  8-month minimum rental.  The apartment, 42 sq. meters, completely furnished, 2 rooms, full kitchen, large bath is spacious for one person; it can also accommodate a couple (double bed); it is not suitable for two roommates. On the fifth floor (no elevator), the apartment is light and sunny. The living room looks out on a quiet street and has a western exposure. The bedroom looks onto a spacious courtyard (also quiet) and has an eastern exposure. The apartment has gas heat and comes with linens, dishes, a washing machine, a telephone, a television, and cable internet. Ikea-type furniture.  Well equipped with ample work space as well as bookcases, it is ideal for a visiting scholar. The neighborhood is wonderful: the building is on a small, quiet street off lively rue Oberkampf, which is lined with shops, markets, and cafés.  It is close to metro stations Parmentier, Oberkampf, and St. Ambroise (3 different lines). The Bastille is within walking distance.  I am looking for a mature, clean, responsible tenant.  Pets and smoking in the apartment are not allowed.  The rent, $1100 for a single person or $1300 for a couple, and the security deposit are payable in USD.  If you think this apartment and you might be a good match for each other, please send me an email to that effect.  Many H-France members have lived in this apartment in the past.  lmartens@hotmail.com