The 16th arrondissement is located in the southwest corner of Paris and includes the cities 2nd largest park, the Bois de Boulogne. The neighborhood is known to host some of the wealthiest residences and includes many of France diplomatic embassies. The 16th is one of the top choices for people looking to be in luxury apartment or vacation rental in Paris.
The neighborhoods of Auteuil and Passy are some of the high end neighborhoods in the 16th which contains several mansions. The area has some of the most expensive real estate in all of France.
The neighborhood is also known for its sporting stadiums including: Parc des Princes, where Paris Saint-Germain football club plays, Roland Garros Stadium, where the French Open tennis championships is played and Stade Jean-Bouin home to the Stade François rugby club.
The neighborhood is also home to several museums including the Musée Marmottan where you can find many of Monet's works. Plus Trocadéro is located in the 16th and offers spectacular views of the Eiffel tower from its steps.
The 16th offers a unique slice of Paris from the parks to the high-end mansions. The 16th is a sportsman's paradise as well. Choosing a vacation rental in the 16th will put you in the center of one of Paris' most interesting neighborhoods.