The 1st arrondissement in Paris is centrally located within the city. The 1st arrondissement includes some of the most famous sites in Paris including Le Louvre, Les Halles, the Tuileries Gardens and Châtelet Theater. The area is a transportation hub with several subway lines and RER lines meeting at the Châtelet Les Halles station. Since Paris' 1st arrondissement is so well located, it is a popular choice for vacation rental apartments.
The 1st arrondissement's location along the right bank of the Seine is filled with touristic highlights. The Louvre, Paris' most famous museum is located centrally within the 1st arrondissement. With famous art works ranging from the Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci to a massive collection of Egyptian Antiquities to the Greek Statue, the Venus de Milo this is a must see and the most visited museum in the world. Just outside of the Louvre are the Tuileries Garden which is one of Paris' famous formal gardens.
Also in the 1st arrondissement is Les Halles which is a large public area centered around the Forum des Halles shopping center.
Overall, with some of Paris' main sites and a central location, the 1st arrondissment is a popluar touristic destination. The area around Les Halles features typical Parisian vacation rental and further to the west, north of Le Louvre and Tuileries features some of Paris' high end apartments.