Holiday rentals on the French Riviera offer a gorgeous climate, picturesque villages and beautiful landscapes. The small village of Berre-les-Alpes is in the heart of the countryside, perched on a mountainside with panoramic views. It is ideal for visitors who enjoy outdoor activities with plenty of hiking and horse riding trails in the area.
The village offers a guided tour of its highlights from the Office of Tourism. It has a baroque church established in 1368, a restored Chapel of Our Lady of Angels, the ruins of a castle, a communal oven and countless shady alleyways winding between the old houses.
The area around your holiday rental in Berre-les-Alpes is perfect for hiking in the mountains, cycling, horseback riding, tennis, swimming, kayaking and fishing. It is also close to the lovely beaches of the Cote d’Azur, where there are a boat trips and a host of things to see and do.
The magnificent casino at Monte Carlo is just 12 km from your holiday rental in Berre-les-Alpes. Even if you do not wish to play the tables, the magnificent building alone is well worth a visit, although there is a small charge for entry.
The French Riviera is said to have good natural light which attracted many famous painters to the area, including Chagall and Matisse. The Matisse Museum in Nice stands on Cimiez Hill and has photographs of the artist, paintings and drawings and some of his sculptures.Grasse
Known for its perfume production, Grasse is 40 km from Nice. It has an interesting perfume factory which can be toured as well as plenty of shops in this charming town. Discover the Saracen Tower, the 16th century ramparts and the former Bishop’s Palace as well as the Belle Epoque casino which is now used as a conference centre.Nice
Nice is a popular resort on the French Riviera particularly during the summer months. It is within easy reach of holiday rentals in Berre-les-Alpes for a stroll along the promenade or elegant dining. Nice has a medieval town centre with grand architecture as well as museums, shops, restaurants and beaches.
The Mediterranean climate in the Cote d’Azur has mild winters and warm sunny weather with temperatures reaching an average 26°C (79°F) in the summer. Winters have daytime highs of 11°C (52°F) and there can be some showers in all seasons.
The nearest airport serving holiday rentals in Berre-les-Alpes is Nice (NCE) Airport which is about 20 km drive away. There are many budget airlines serving airports in the Cote d’Azur region making it a cheap and easy destination to get to. The fast TGV trains connect with the Eurostar from London, making the train an easy alternative. A hire car is useful for exploring the local area.