Staying in Bercy: a versatile area with lots to do
Today, Bercy is best known for housing a vast performance space which hosts many well-known artists. Bercy also accommodates the Ministry of Finance building, and has a large shopping and leisure complex. Several bridges conveniently cross the Seine here, making it easy to reach the French National Library on the opposite bank.
Is this a village community, a business district, or an area of fresh, green spaces? At the very least we can say Bercy has a remarkable versatility. Staying in Bercy allows a good choice of options, both in terms of entertainment (cinemas, theatres, concerts ...), going out for the evening, or at other times (parks, bars, restaurants ...), and shopping (Bercy Village has boutiques, stores and shops of all kinds). So don't delay, check out our furnished rental apartments in Bercy.
A rental apartment in Bercy: an accessible area with plenty of facilities
Enjoying a location alongside the bank of the Seine, Bercy has plenty of assets to offer its residents in terms of convenience and an enhanced quality of life. Bercy was extensively re-designed during the 1980s, creating improved access roads and developing its infrastructure. Educational facilities on offer in the district include écoles élémentaires such as L'école Pommard, and lycées and collèges such as the Collège Paul-Verlaine on the Rue de Bercy. In addition, this neighbourhood also has several music schools. The Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière is just on the other side of the Seine and can be easily accessed via the Pont de Bercy.
As for shopping, Bercy residents have access to many shops and popular fashion brands at Bercy Village itself, a bustling, open-air shopping complex. And for those who need to stock up on fresh produce, the Marché Bercy is open every Wednesday and Sunday. The area also houses the Musée des Arts Forain, dedicated to antique fairground arts, and the Musée de la Cinémathèque Française. To keep healthy and in good shape, several fitness suites are available locally, including the CMG Sports Club in Bercy Village. Those seeking something even more athletic can also try the fitness trails in the nearby Parc de Bercy and in the Bois de Vincennes. On the cultural side, Bercy Arena hosts many major concerts and events every year, and also contains an international ice rink. Bercy is served by métro lines 6 and 14, and the Gare de Paris-Bercy is located in the heart of the neighbourhood, with convenient pedestrian access to the Gare de Lyon.
Bercy offers a host of facilities, both in terms of its accessibility (the modern transport links already available, and those under development!), and the everyday amenities close at hand for those renting for a short- or longer term... lots of walks, shopping, entertainment, festivals... with a stay in Bercy, there's plenty of choice. Rent a furnished apartment with Lodgis and you will have no further worries about accommodation – leaving you completely free to enjoy the whole of Paris during your stay in Bercy!