Apartment To Rent In Old Nice.
This property is located in the charming Old Town of Nice. The area is known as the 'Vieux Nice' and is the most vibrant part of the whole city. The property itself is situated just behind the animated Cours Saleya, the main market street of the Old Town, and the beach is just a minute's walk from the apartment.
This contemporary property is full of character and unique features. There are three bedrooms, an open-plan living area, and the apartment is set on the second floor of a traditional Niçois building located in an authentic setting that gives guests a true feel for the city.
The open-plan living room includes the lounge, dining area and kitchen. This room has very high ceilings and large windows that open onto the quiet internal space of the building. This allows guests to avoid the noise of the city and relax in this peaceful property with views of the neighbour's tumbling flower vines. The lounge has plenty of seating with two large sofas, two bean bags and two armchairs. There is also a flat screen TV, DVD player and an iPod dock. The TV is equipped with French cable channels and there WiFi is provided throughout the apartment.
The kitchen is spacious and stylishly designed with contemporary fittings. There is the dining area in the form of a relaxed breakfast bar between the lounge and kitchen and this space creates an informal yet charming environment to enjoy holiday meals. The kitchen is well equipped with a washing machine, dishwasher, oven, microwave, stove, fridge/freezer and has the added convenience of a separate drinks fridge.
The master bedroom is located on the main level of the property and is decorated in warm and neutral shades. Authentic wood beams give the bedroom plenty of character and comfortable, modern furnishings including a queen size bed and beautiful wood furniture make it a very cosy and inviting space to relax in.
The two other bedrooms are found on the upper level of the apartment and have a lovely loft style with 18th century beams on the ceiling. The mezzanine layout and large sliding doors also allow one of the rooms to open up to the living area below.
The property has a guest WC and a sleek, contemporary bathroom. There is a double basin unit, toilet and a large walk-in shower, and the room has the added convenience of a heated towel rail.
The apartment is also equipped with air-conditioning to keep guests comfortable during the summer months.
Nearby Featured Amenities:
Vélo Bleu: Rue Des Ponchettes - 96m away
Cafe: Bay Café Restaurant - 342m away
Park: Jardin Albert 1er - 712m away
Bakery: Boulanger du Port - 760m away
Boat Hire: Dark Pelican - 2.9km away
Tourist Attraction: Nice Observatory - 3.7km away
Helipad: Helicopter Saint Tropez - 5.5km away
195 metres to coast
This contemporary apartment is nestled within the traditional surroundings of the Old Town. Vieux Nice, as it is better known, is the most famous part of the city. The area is packed with Provençal charm with its narrow winding streets and colourful, rustic buildings. The terracotta rooftops give away the Mediterranean setting and the beach is just seconds away.
The Old Town is located behind the Promenade des Anglais, just before the end of the Baie des Anges. The area is nestled under the picturesque Château Hill that illuminates in the evenings and casts an enchanting glow over Vieux Nice.
There are great amenities that surround the apartment and there is a bakery found just down the street where guests can enjoy fresh croissants each morning. The apartment is also surrounded with restaurants and cafés that are always full of life.
The best place to experience the buzz of the area is on the Cours Saleya which is the market street located just in front of the property. During the day there is a market selling delicious local foods and flowers that fill the air with the smells and sounds of Provence. During the summer months there is a great night market full of local crafts, jewellery and artwork making it a great after dinner activity.
The restaurants and cafés of the Cours Saleya enjoy sun during the day and an exciting nightlife in the evenings. The busy terraces spill onto the street creating a vibrant, bustling atmosphere. All of this is just seconds from the property.
The rest of Nice is also close at hand with the port and the main shopping district just a 10-minute walk from the apartment. The beautiful open square of Place Garibaldi is just 5 minutes away and the train station just 25 minutes from the property. Nice is situated between Cannes and Monaco and is surrounded by many wonderful Riviera destinations.