From its vantage point on a rocky spur overlooking the Mediterranean, Eze, France, is one of the most scenic villages on the French Riviera. The village is wonderfully pretty, but unfortunately this has not been missed by international visitors who arrive into Eze in large numbers during the summer. However, the majority do not take a holiday rental property in Eze, leaving the mornings and evenings in the village delightfully peaceful. There is a fantastically natural feel to Eze, as it is made of almost entirely local stones, and as you travel to Eze, you will pass through tropical looking vegetation, with carob trees, bananas and orange trees marking your route fromNice. When staying in an Eze apartment, you cannot fail to be completely seduced by the sheer beauty of the village.
Eze is a wonderful medieval village which stands under the imposing ruins of a 12th Century castle which defended the village in eras gone by. Visiting the Eze Chateau gives you magnificent views along the coast, and is well worth the trip from an Eze apartment. The narrow, concentric streets which make up the village are filled with beautiful Eze villas, little shops and atmospheric terrace cafes. Those with an interest in perfume will be very happy in a holiday house in Eze, as two of Grasse's famous perfumeries are located within the village, both offering factory tours and bargain deals in their shops.
If you are staying in an Eze apartment or villa for any length of time, the numerous caves which littler the mountainous landscape are well worth investigating. Some dive as far as 70m below the village, including the amazing Aven de Lieosera.
A holiday rental property in Eze acts as a great base for walking and hiking holidays. The valley which connects an apartment in Eze and the seaside resort of Eze-sur-Mer is a wonderful walk, which takes just over an hour. Heading in the other direction from an Eze villa takes you into the hills, which are a maze of footpaths and cycle routes.
The beach closest to an apartment in Eze, the baie d’Eze, is easily reached from an Eze property, and you will certainly not be disappointed upon your arrival. Pine trees grow right down to the back of the beach, and you can easily imagine yourself lying on a Caribbean beach as you take shade from the midday sun.
The world famous beach resort of Nice is located just 9kms from an Eze property, and is well worth visiting if you have the time. The city is awash with fashion boutiques, world-class restaurants and great nightspots, perfect for anyone looking for a good night out from an Eze villa.
When you travel to Eze you can be fairly certain of good weather .During the summer months, rain is extremely rare, and average temperatures remain above 20?C from early June until the end of September, with daily peaks hitting the high 30’s in July and August. In winter, temperatures still average over 10?C.
Reaching a holiday rental apartment in Eze is remarkably straightforward. There are a huge range of cheap flights to Nice International Airport (NCE), and from here there are plenty of options for travel to Eze, including taxis, busses and hire cars.