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Aix-en-Provence France

Listing # 120478

Rates From EUR 1000 Weekly
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Last Updated: Sunday, June 10, 2018

Live like a native in the heart of Aix en Provence

This 75 sq mt apartment, with a fashionable Cours Mirabeau address, is nestled within the heart of a new residential complex in the heart of town; you'll be surprised by the quiet, tranquil nature of the building, as the unit itself is peacefully located in the middle of the complex, on the street behind and parallel to the Cours. steps from shops and restaurants, yet calm and green.

Aix en Provence is the quintessential Provencal town, the main axis of which is the elegant, tree-lined Cours Mirabeau. It has its own very vibrant university system, and is within 20 minutes of Marseille and an hour from Avignon.

Located on the ground floor, this unit boasts a small private patio with its own garden and outdoor table, a private gated entrance, two bedrooms, a living room/dining area, modern kitchen, a bathroom with tub/shower and separate toilet. Air-conditioned in summer and heated in winter, complete with Provençal colors and plush bed linens, equipped with all modern conveniences (microwave, washing machine, dishwasher, TV/DVD player, radio/CD/stereo, cable television in several languages, hair dryer, iron, free wifi connection, free telephone calls to all of Europe, the US and Canada), this apartment gives you all the conveniences of home, making you feel like a native. All utilities are included in the rent. Its ideal location affords walking distance to all the boutiques and restaurants, the old town, shops and open-air markets. And if you’re thinking about exploring the nearby stunning countryside, a designated parking space at no extra fee in the on-site garage facilitates having a car during your stay.

The Aixois like nothing better in the afternoons than to “flâner” (stroll) up and down the Cours, have a drink at a café and chat with their friends. You can join them and feel like a native by just by walking out the door. The nearby rue d’Italie is filled with shops and boutiques of all kinds, so convenient for shopping for the apartment. The Monoprix supermarket is down the street; bring the rolling cart with you to put your groceries in like everyone else in the neighborhood (Monopix even delivers!). You can walk to the daily marchés, as there is one every day in Aix and on some days two; there is no shortage of marvelous Provençal vegetables, flowers, and specialty products to tantalize your taste buds.

Aix-en-Provence is renowned for its music and lyric arts festival in June-July every year, and in August the nearby town of La Roque d’Antéron hosts an internationally acclaimed piano festival. During the year one can take any number of French classes for foreigners, many located within a short walk of the apartment. The state-of-the-art spa--a short 10-minute walk from the apartment--built on the authentic ruins of the former Roman spa, offers delightful cures, massages, water aerobics, and all sorts of relaxation for your aches and pains,.

It is perfectly suited for one or two people and an occasional overnight guest. It is not appropriate for children, nor more than two people. This is a non-smoking apartment, and we regret that your beloved pet will need to find another home while you are gone. We hope you understand. Available for a minimum of nine months, maximum twelve; rental payment in USD. References from previous guests happily furnished upon request.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
75 Sq. Meters
Suited for
2 people
Property Type
Apartment or Condo


Available from Saturday, September 1, 2018 until Saturday, August 31, 2019
Minimum Stay
1 week(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
July 2018
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Aix-en-Provence
Postal Code - State or Province Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Country France
Neighborhood Keywords Cours Mirabeau, quartier Mazarin
Closest University Universite d'Aix en Provence, Insitute for American Universities
University nearby Universite Aix-Marseille; Universite d'Avignon

Rental Price:

EUR 1000 Weekly
Rental Fee Comments
Rental fee paid in USD calculated at current EE rate; covers all utilities, wifi, water, heat, AC, phone calls. Cleaning required monthly (at Guest's expense).
Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Shops
  • Urban Environment
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term
  • Off Campus


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dishwasher
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Printer
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Reserved Parking
  • Security System or Doorman
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Garden
  • Other:


Kid Friendly

Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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A former French teacher, I live in Florida half the year and the other half in France, my adopted country. I keep all my apartments in impeccable condition, as I want my guests to be as happy and as comfortable there as I am.

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