Overlooking trees and water (Canal St. Martin) in Paris 'hip and lively neighborhood' (10th arrondissement). WIth major train stations (Gare du Nord, Gare de l'Est) a 10 minute walk away and metro at 100 meters, the neighborhood is green and airy with numerous small restaurants and cafés, many with an outdoor terrace. Each Sunday the Canal becomes pedestrian, with miles of jogging, walking, picnicking and biking possibilities along the waterway. Bike rentals at the foot of our building, plus bateaux-mouches, canal locks etc. Our fitness-conscious guests are thrilled that the apartment is a 3rd floor walk-up !DESCRIPTION OF YOUR "PARIS HOME", just-renovated (43sq. m) :- quiet, small and intimate "pierre de taille" building right on the Canal, with our apartment on the 3rd floor, water-side.- queen-sized bed + full closet in a silent bedroom with courtyard view,- large living/dining room with Sealy sofa-bed, desk area,- "American" kitchen with new, modern appliances (e.g. full size clothes and dishwashers, induction cooker, microwave), granite countertops and bar... - designer bathroom includes large shower and heated towel rack.INCLUDED IN YOUR STAY: - Free WIFI - TV, écran plat- All utilities - Fresh sheets and towels for 2 guests. (Supplementary charge of 15€ for each extra set of linens used, in addition what is furnished with rental).*** IMPORTANT : minimum stay requirement of 4 nights, maximum 3 guests (OR 2 adults + 2 young children) *** SECURITY DEPOSIT Please note that a fully refundable deposit of 400 Euros is required. It is authorized by Airbnb 24 hours before your check-in and released back 48 hours after your check-out.CHECK IN (15:00 - 21:00) / CHECK OUT (10:00 or earlier) : NOTE : check-in and check-out times outside of regular business hours (8am-9pm), on Sundays and on holidays are subject to a 40€ surcharge, not included in the Airbnb price but paid directly to our Paris greeter. *** IMPORTANT DETAILS re: December holiday stays: December 24th + Dec. 31st arrivals between 16:00- 19:00 will be charged 50€, payable to the local greeter. For arrivals after 19:00 on these dates, the charge is 100€. December 25 and January 1 arrivals or departures necessitate a 70€ surcharge. For all departing guests, a cleaning fee of 30€ will be charged as necessary, in the event that the apartment is not left as clean as on arrival. Please be sure to communicate your Paris arrival/departure time, flight/train and airport/station so we can arrange your check-in. and check-out. The earlier we have these details, the better !