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Aix en Provence, Aix-en-Provence, Apartment, Downtown, Old-City - France

Aix-en-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

Listing #31379

Apartment or Condo | Entire Home
Rates from EUR €1650 | Monthly
Last Updated 4 days ago


Aix en Provence, Historical Center - Downtown core - 50 steps from the top of Cours Mirabeau (on rue de la Mule Noire): Unique, Provencal style 18th century (built 1793). Apartment facing street (Four main rooms plus at the back: kitchen, bathroom, separate entrance, connecting corridor - i.e. all-in-all four large rooms and four small rooms/corridor), located at the heart of the core of Aix-en-Provence. The apartment is one of four in a 3 storey 18th century townhouse on the second floor. The townhouse coach-doors give way to a large entrance way and a large 19th century provencal style staircase; it opens onto a downtown residential street with two small shops (no cafes/restaurants), and little traffic. Large dining room, and separate large living room. Master bedroom with queen size bed (+ walk-in closet and direct access to large bathroom). Large bathroom with old-fashioned claw foot soaker tub. A second bedroom has two single beds. Please note the 15 feet ceilings, the fireplaces, the original terracota floors, yet modern kitchen (appliances) and bathroom: Fully equipped dine-in kitchen, wireless internet service and wireless cable TV. Please note that the rent is ALL inclusive (electricity, heat, water, internet, and cable tv), two hours of WEEKLY CLEANING also included. The apartment is fully equiped including white linen and bathroom towels for four people, and with cooking and dining kitchen utensils. Its our sabbatical home. We use it 2 - 3 months per year depending on work as our vacation-sabbatical-home. Look at the map: This apartment is located about 50 meters from the top of "Cours Mirabeau" (the central 18th century old-town walking-avenue and promenade) and within three/five minutes walking distance to schools, shopping on the rue d'Italie, the famous Aix open air markets, and Aix Opera. It is 12/15 minutes walking distance to Aix Universities, and Aix olympic/public & Oliveraie (private) swimming pools. A city parkade/parking called 'Carnot' is available 7 minutes walk away at the corner of Carnot Bd. at the end Italy street. Parking is available per hour, daily, weekly and monthly as well. Price: Four months to eight months lease is 1650 euros per month (such lease includes summer, fall and winter months - for any - length of time from 4 months). Opera Festival Season: mid-June - end-of-July - is 220 euros per day (minimum stay is 5 nights). Deposit: Four to eight months lease deposit is one month rent. Summer deposit is euros 700 plus rent up-front upon booking Booking: Four (or more) months lease - one month rent up-front and signed lease (i.e. booking pays the last month of rent). Aix-Opera Season and Summer euros 700 deposit plus full rent up front. Please consult with us for summer rental bookings (book early - we take reservations in advance). For early reservations please contact us through this web site. Please note that we also accept rent in both Canadian and US dollars, and, agree to fixed exchange rates on leases.




118 m2

Suited For

Property Type
Apartment or Condo


From June 16, 2021 until May 31, 2022

Minimum Stay

4 Months | Dates are flexible for this listing

Comments: We accept shorter stay and are flexible on dates for July and August / summer rental (see details)


Apartment or Condo in Aix-en-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

Closest University

Universités Aix Marseille; American Institut

Nearby Universities
Aix-Marseille University & American University Provence;

Comments: Cour Mirabeau, Rues Opera, Italie, et Lacepede


  • Off Campus
  • Walk to Campus
  • Bike to Campus
  • Urban
  • Writer's Sanctuary
  • Historic Home
  • Architectural Gem
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Neighborhood School
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from EUR €1650 Monthly

Utilities are included

A cleaning service is included

Comments: No Rental Fee - Rental price is valid until end 2022 - summer rental available - see details in texts


Ask about the suitability of the home for young kids

Pets are not allowed

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available





High Speed Internet






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Air Conditioning



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Comments: This apartment is our summer residence - it is fully functional and easy to use.


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