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Check out the swanky neighborhood of South Kensington, particularly the very special apartments we’re offering at a discounted price for a limited time. Semester abroad students or business travellers, we’re lookin’ at you.
4 Bedroom | 3.5 Bathrooms | Cable TV/DVD | Fireplace | Laundry | Pets
Step into the countryside without ever leaving the glamour and lights of the city! Located in the swanky neighborhood of Le Marais, this Parisian apartment is perfect for artists and fashionistas alike. The elegant interior is crowned by large french windows and a sweeping hardwood staircase. Local attractions include the Place des Vosges, the famous Bastille, the Ile Saint-Louis, and of course the Notre Dame. A short walk brings you to the Louvre and Beaubourg. This fashionable apartment is closest to the Bastille metro station. See it here!
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Ask any resident in London “Where’s the poshest neighborhood in London” and you’re sure to get at least a few “Kensington”s. From the matching townhouses circling lush gardens to the absolutely sinful quantity of cultural institutions, it’s hardly any wonder Londoners flock to South Kensington. For one thing, it’s home to world-class places like the Natural History Museum, Kensington Palace, the Victoria and Albert, and Harrods department store. For another, it’s a brilliant place to live! In this article we’ve captured some of the best ways to experience this lovely neighborhood.
Find out how to live in South Kensington like a local!
FunFact of the Week: Sir Christopher Wren had originally wanted to put a stone pineapple at the top of the St. Paul’s Cathedral dome. He saw pineapples as symbols of peace, prosperity, and hospitality!
2 Bedrooms | 2.5 Bathrooms | Cable TV/DVD | Home Theater System | Fireplace | Laundry | Terrace | Pets
This two-bedroom apartment in Paris is the embodiment of luxury. Ancient stonework blends effortlessly with modern features - seriously, it doesn’t get any classier than this. Skylights and glass doors let in select light, creating an ethereal effect during the day. At night you can just step outside to your own private terrace for a view of Paris laid out at your feet. For a quiet night in retreat to the mezzanine study, or for a more wild evening you can draw upon the beautiful glass bar. Local attractions include the Sacré Coeur, the Moulin Rouge, the Montmartre Cemetery and the Paris Flea Market. Take a peek!
FunFact of the Week: It is illegal to die in the Palace of Westminster!
2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | Loft | Fireplace | Internet | Laundry | Balcony
This luxury loft apartment is a splash of color in the fashionable 18th arrondissement of Paris. Bright furnishings pop from against a crisp white background and modern amenities ensure a twenty-first century stay. Step onto the private balcony for a view of the City of Lights sprawling before you, then retreat back to this chic apartment for a quiet glass of wine. You can also feel safe knowing this building is protected by a top-notch security system. Local attractions include the Dali Museum, the Moulin Rouge, and the famous Montmartre Cemetary. To access the rest of Paris just hop on the train not 200 feet away.
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Welcome to Paris.
New York City streets.
The Big Ben in London.
Studio | 1 Bathroom | A/C | Cable TV | Internet | Laundry | Gym | Parking | Pets | Elevator
This stunning studio in Midtown Manhattan is ideally placed in Columbus Circle at the heart of the Big Apple. Placed in a 62-floor high rise building with security and a doorman, this magnificent apartment provides access to a fitness center and laundry room, as well as a terraced bar and bistro cafe - all without ever having to leave the building! The room itself features a king sized bed, kitchenette, cable television and dishwasher. Beehives from the roof produce the honey served at the complimentary breakfast. Oh, and Times Square is just a block away!
Find out more about vacation rentals in Midtown West here!
2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathroom | TV | Fireplace | Internet | Laundry
What better place for elegance to meet simplicity than in London? This furnished vacation rental is tucked between some of the best parks in the city and located on the tree-lined streets of Cornwall Gardens. Amenities include an elevator that opens directly to a private hallway - no communal hallways here! - and has large sash windows and vintage-inspired mirrors. Nearby neighborhood perks include the Victoria and Albert Museum as well as Portobello Road and Hyde Park.
1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | Cable TV/DVD | Internet | Laundry | video intercom
Perched in Marylebone like a butterfly on a flower, this one bedroom apartment in the heart of London intrigues by combining classic simplicity with tropical whimsy. Surround yourself with hints of the rain forest with themed accent walls, orchids and iridescent butterflies. A video intercom system ensures your privacy while elegant furnishings and a fully equipped kitchen guarantee peace and luxury. Step outside to find Buckingham Palace, Covent Garden and Oxford Street. Just a few blocks away you will also find the Baker Street tube station.
Marylebone photo: http://tinyurl.com/pzdypq6
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