The 8th arrondissement is one located within one of Paris main business districts which includes many international embassies and is also home to some of Paris' most important sites. Within the 8th you will find the Champs Élysées, one of Paris' most famous boulevards, the Arc de Triomphe, one of the cities's most recognized sites and Place de la Concorde one of the busiest squares in the city. With all the business activity in the area people looking for furnished apartments find that the 8th offers convenient access to many businesses.
The 8th arrondissement is also a transportation hub. It contains one of Paris' 6 main train stations Gare Saint-Lazare, which is the 2nd busiest in the city. The station serves as the terminus for several suburban rail lines as well as the Inter City (Grandes Lignes) lines traveling to Brittany and Normandy.
The Champs Élysees is one of the main high-lights of the 8th arrondissement and includes high-end shops and boutiques of the finest designers from Paris and around the world.
In addition the 8th is home to the Parc Monceau which has a classic English style design which is much less formal than that of other Paris Parks.
With so many offices in the 8th it is no surprise that people looking for a short commute flock to the neighborhood. Furnished apartments in the 8th come in all varieties including high-end furnished apartment along the Champs Élysées.