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The Key to Bordeaux - spacious; in a pedestrian street just back from the river

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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
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Situated in the heart of Bordeaux, with a view over the 'fairytale castle' of Porte Cailhau, The Key to Bordeaux is very close to the river and the famous Place de la Bourse. This two bedroom apartment is spacious (80 sq meters). There is one double bed in the main bedroom and two singles in the second bedroom, plus a fold-out day bed in the main bedroom which sleeps two. Amenities include an elevator, dishwasher and washing machine, Wi-Fi, Cable TV and free telephone calls to most countries. The apartment is in a quiet street, very close to the river. In the surrounding area are numerous restaurants, cafes, wine shops and small boutiques. To reach other areas in the city, you need only walk for a couple of minutes to the tram stop, and the line will take you to the main train station a...Situated in the heart of Bordeaux, with a view over the 'fairytale castle' of Porte Cailhau, The Key to Bordeaux is very close to the river and the famous Place de la Bourse. This two bedroom apartment is spacious (80 sq meters). There is one double bed in the main bedroom and two singles in the second bedroom, plus a fold-out day bed in the main bedroom which sleeps two. Amenities include an elevator, dishwasher and washing machine, Wi-Fi, Cable TV and free telephone calls to most countries. The apartment is in a quiet street, very close to the river. In the surrounding area are numerous restaurants, cafes, wine shops and small boutiques. To reach other areas in the city, you need only walk for a couple of minutes to the tram stop, and the line will take you to the main train station and many other significant locations in the city. It is rare to find a spacious, two bedroom apartment that is so centrally located. The Key to Bordeaux is an ideal base for sightseeing. It is just a street back from the river, and less than two minutes walk away from the famous Place de la Bourse. Just around the corner from the apartment are wonderful restaurants bistros, bars and cafes, and there are many others within close proximity. Opposite the apartment building is a gelato shop and an excellent wine bar. The apartment is also close to Rue St Catherine - the longest pedestrian shopping street in Europe - museums, art galleries and the famous Grand Théâtre de Bordeaux. In the surrounding area open air food markets and antiques market are held weekly. Further afield you can visit famous vineyards and elegant châteaux; pretty villages and the beautiful beaches surrounding the Bay of Arcachon. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 33063000577E5More
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About the Owner
Suzanna C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2013
Interaction with guests
Our English and French speaking property manager will meet you on arrival, and give you a tour of the apartment. She is available during your stay to answer any queries. There is also a House Book in the apartment, which has a great deal of useful information about facilities and local attractions.
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Reviewed 10 July 2019 via mobile

Spacious apartment in outstanding location responsive ownership. Easy living a block from the river and numerous cafes and bars. A food market is just around the corner

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank edwardthayer
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Date of stay: September 2018
DayTrip725942, VR Owner at The Key to Bordeaux - spacious; in a pedestrian street just back from the river, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2019

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

The key to Bordeaux apartment is in a perfect location just within the city gates. The promenade is steps away. The apartment is large, the kitchen is functional and it was quiet.

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank 467Linda
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Stayed here for 5 nights and we found the location perfect for seeing Bordeaux and also close to train station for day trips. The apartment was very clean and had everything one needed for their stay. Highly recommend it 😀

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Mary M
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Thanks Suzanna and the beautiful team who made our stay most memorable gorgeous apartment amazing location

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank nathanjohng
Management response:Responded 15 October 2017

I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay at our apartment. Please come back anytime!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Washer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
TV
Microwave
Elevator/Lift access
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Kettle
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About the neighbourhood
The Key to Bordeaux apartment is in the heart of the historic centre. It is located in a pedestrian only street just back from the river. Around the corner from the apartment is a small square with restaurants, an excellent wine merchant and a small supermarket. In the surrounding streets and squares, there are literally hundreds of restaurants and small shops. The famous shopping street, Rue St Catherine, is a short walk away, and there are food and antique markets within close proximity.
Getting around
The major sights are mostly within walking distance. The tram stop is a two minute walk away. There is a choice of parking stations within a few minutes' walk of the apartment.
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