The 15th arrondissement in Paris is located to the southwest of the city's center. The neighborhood includes two well known sections of Paris, Montparnasse and Grenelle. Though the 15th is not well known for its tourist attractions, there are many vacation rentals in the neighborhood since it has such a large population.
Montparnasse is a main business district in Paris and straddles the line between the 14th and 15th arrondissements. Gare Montparnasse, one of Paris' 6 main rail stations is in the 15th and offers services to the west and southwest of the country including TGV routes to Rennes, Nantes and Bordeaux.
The Grenelle area is a historic part of the 15th which was farmland as recently as the 19th century but has now been converted in to more modern housing and shopping.
Furthermore, the Parc des Expositions, Paris' main exhibition hall, is located in the 15th bringing several million visitors to the neighborhood every year.
The 15th arrondissement is a practical place to choose a vacation rental if you need to be near the Parc des Expositions or the Montparnasse area. There are plenty of 15th arrondissement vacation rentals to choose from.