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Make a holiday apartment in Nice Old Town (Vieux Nice) your home away from home

Vieux Nice is a pretty corner of the French city of Nice is filled with ancient buildings of unique architecture. It also provides a colourful shopping experience with its daily fresh produce markets and weekly antiques markets. This is the place to be for those looking for a cultural induction into France with plenty of museums around showcasing works from different eras of modern art. Every summer hundreds of tourists take up residence in holiday homes in Nice Old Town so as to enjoy these and other attractions. Top among those other attractions is Nice’s picturesque coastline and harbour. Most holiday rentals in Vieux Nice are just minutes away from the seashore. Swimming pools and WiFi Internet are some of the extras visitors can expect in Old Nice holiday accommodation.

Things to do

-Monuments: Old Nice is full of ancient buildings of historical significance that visitors will see as they meander through the streets of this city. Among the interesting religious monuments is the Cathedrale Sainte Reparte. Colline du Chateau provides an excellent viewpoint from which to view the Baie des Anges but it also has the crumbling walls of an ancient chateau.

-Shopping: Holidaymakers staying in Vieux Nice rentals can take advantage of the daily produce market to stock up on fresh vegetables and fruits. This usually takes place at the Cours Selaya. For that precious memento visitors can attend the weekly antiques market or visit the nearby arts and crafts market.

-Eating out: While France is known as the world’s home of haute cuisine, Nice is known among French cities for its food culture. With fresh ingredients from the surrounding Provence, visitors are sure to find finger-liking meals in virtually any restaurant. But even on the streets you can buy ‘socca’, a tasty thin pancake or a slice of hot pizza.

-Cultural events: One of the world’s oldest carnivals takes place every year in Nice. The ceremony’s roots go back to the end of the 13th century when it was marked as a period of feasting before the start of the 40-day Lent fast. Nowadays it is known to be a two-week long party that culminates in the Mardi Gras on March 8th.

-Museums: Within walking distance of most holiday homes in Vieux Nice is the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art which contains works by celebrated artists from different ages in modern art. Art aside, the museum’s open air roof terraces provide fantastic views of Nice.

Weather in Old Nice

Vieux Nice and Nice as a whole experiences typical Mediterranean weather which is characterised by warm spells for most of the year and little rainfall. As soon as the warm season starts in May, tourists begin streaming into Vieux Nice holiday rentals to take advantage of temperatures in their twenties. The warm season reaches its climax in August with temperatures averaging 28°C. Rainfall is very rare at this time of year but as summer recedes in October a bit of rain is seen.

Travel to Old Nice

The Cote d’Azur Airport is the main gateway travels have to get into Old Nice and to the whole of the Cote d’Azur region. This airport receives air traffic from all over Europe and even direct flights from as far as Dubai. Cote d’Azur is one of France’s busiest airports and has both seasonal flights and scheduled commercial flights coming in throughout the year. On arrival there visitors can either hire a car or grab a taxi. Those who will be arriving at Paris can use the SCNF train to travel to Nice.

    Wonderful! 4.8/5
    (6 reviews)
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    • 3 BR
    • 3 BA
    • Sleeps 6
    Apartment #6925147
    6
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      Wonderful! 4.8/5
      (8 reviews)
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      • 3 BR
      • 2 BA
      • Separate Toilets
      • Sleeps 6
      House #1106311
      8
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        Exceptional! 5/5
        (44 reviews)
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        • 1 BR
        • Sleeps 3
        Apartment #1122836a
        44
        Viewed 63 times in the last 48 hours
          Wonderful! 4.9/5
          (19 reviews)
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          • 3 BR
          • 2 BA
          • Sleeps 7
          Apartment #8158196
          19
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            Wonderful! 4.9/5
            (31 reviews)
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            • 1 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 2
            Apartment #893973a
            31
            Viewed 58 times in the last 48 hours
              Good! 3.9/5
              (13 reviews)
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              • 1 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 4
              Apartment #3950559
              13
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                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                (22 reviews)
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                • 3 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 6
                Apartment #1047476
                22
                Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                  (11 reviews)
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                  • 1 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 6
                  Apartment #6825106
                  11
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                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                    (13 reviews)
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                    • 1 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 4
                    Apartment #98601
                    13
                    Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                      • 3 BR
                      • 3 BA
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 6
                      Apartment #6111883
                      Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                        (91 reviews)
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                        • 1 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Apartment #72841
                        91
                        Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                          (14 reviews)
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                          • 2 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 4
                          Apartment #1106298
                          14
                          Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                            (13 reviews)
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                            • 1 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 2
                            Apartment #1731556
                            13
                            Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                              Exceptional! 5/5
                              (4 reviews)
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                              • 1 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 2
                              Apartment #1878510
                              4
                              Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
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                                • 3 BR
                                • 2 BA
                                • Sleeps 5
                                Apartment #1447158a
                                2
                                Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Excellent! 4.4/5
                                  (9 reviews)
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                                  • Studio
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Sleeps 3
                                  Apartment #60321
                                  9
                                  Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                    (8 reviews)
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                                    • 2 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 4
                                    Apartment #6230714
                                    8
                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Excellent! 4.4/5
                                      (10 reviews)
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                                      • Studio
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Sleeps 4
                                      Studio #977036a
                                      10
                                      Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                        (16 reviews)
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                                        • 1 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Separate Toilet
                                        • Sleeps 2
                                        Multiple rentals Apartment #8054346
                                        16
                                        Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                          (14 reviews)
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                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 2
                                          Multiple rentals Apartment #8054346
                                          14
                                          Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 6
                                            Apartment #1023816
                                            2
                                            Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
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                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 4
                                              Apartment #1287543a
                                              2
                                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                (5 reviews)
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                                                • 1 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                Apartment #1106047
                                                5
                                                Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                  (18 reviews)
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                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                  • Sleeps 5
                                                  Apartment #707096vb
                                                  18
                                                  Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                    (37 reviews)
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                                                    • 2 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                    Apartment #63558
                                                    37
                                                    Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                      (9 reviews)
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                                                      • 1 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 2
                                                      Apartment #1674253
                                                      9
                                                      Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                        Apartment #6492115
                                                        2
                                                        Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                          • 1 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                          Apartment #1287542a
                                                          2
                                                          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                            (5 reviews)
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                                                            • 2 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                            Apartment #1316437a
                                                            5
                                                            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                              (34 reviews)
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                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              Apartment #1322092
                                                              34
                                                              Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                (37 reviews)
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                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                Apartment #423891
                                                                37
                                                                Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                  (8 reviews)
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                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                  Multiple rentals Apartment #12810
                                                                  8
                                                                  Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Very Good! 4.2/5
                                                                    (6 reviews)
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                    Apartment #410167
                                                                    6
                                                                    Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                      (3 reviews)
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      Apartment #3474338
                                                                      3
                                                                      Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                        (7 reviews)
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        Apartment #2410890
                                                                        7
                                                                        Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                          (4 reviews)
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                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                          Apartment #1372201
                                                                          4
                                                                          Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                                            (11 reviews)
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                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                            Apartment #1432279a
                                                                            11
                                                                            Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                              Multiple rentals Apartment #6190042
                                                                              15
                                                                              Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                (25 reviews)
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                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                                                Apartment #1108687a
                                                                                25
                                                                                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                                  Apartment #1667500
                                                                                  17
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                    (33 reviews)
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                                                                                    • Studio
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 3
                                                                                    Multiple rentals Studio #6190042
                                                                                    33
                                                                                    Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                                      Apartment #60452
                                                                                      3
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                        (27 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 3
                                                                                        Apartment #1126928
                                                                                        27
                                                                                        Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                          (7 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                                          Apartment #447349
                                                                                          7
                                                                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                                            Apartment #8015310
                                                                                            2
                                                                                            Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                              (15 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Apartment #8060779
                                                                                              15
                                                                                              Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                (20 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                Apartment #810368
                                                                                                20
                                                                                                Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                  Apartment #1320910a
                                                                                                  1
                                                                                                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                    (40 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 3
                                                                                                    Apartment #6333254
                                                                                                    40
                                                                                                    Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                      (21 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      Apartment #6389759
                                                                                                      21
                                                                                                      Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Perfect location for a short break away...

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We would most definitely recommend staying in this apartment in Old Town Nice. From initially booking the apartment the owners could not have been more helpful with tips and suggestions of where to eat and what to do. Excellent instructions on transport and how to find the apartment where gratefully received and also very comprehensive. Dorine met us at the apartment and could also have not been more helpful to us. The apartment itself is well equipped and has everything you need. Situated right in the old town of Nice, you are in the hustle and bustle of the French life. However, at night after 11pm, so quiet, you couldn't hear a thing... There is so much to do in Nice itself and we enjoyed plenty of walks along the Promenade Des Anglais and also looking at the amazing boats by the Port. We travelled to Monaco on the bus for €1.50 which is worth the ride in itself. (remember to sit on the right of the bus for the views). We would definitely visit and stay in this apartment again and cannot thank Linda and Mark for making our special 20th Anniversary get away something we will always remember and cherish. Thank you. Richard and Julie Edwards xxx
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Apr 2017

                                                                                                      A beautiful home from home

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Our stay at this property was heavenly. The apartment is a brilliant blend of comfort and stylishness. Property owner Karine is the perfect hostess. She has thought of everything and is rightly proud of the beautiful apartment she has renovated which could not be more ideally located in Old Nice, a stone's throw from the beautiful flower market and dazzling Med. It's a brilliant use of space and flooded with light. I particularly appreciated all the kitchen appliances and utensils. It is really helpful (and rare) to find basic supplies like salt and pepper, oil and vinegar in the store cupboard as well as bathroom and washing products. When you are only staying a short time somewhere it can be expensive to buy all those items and then have to leave them behind! Karine is always on hand to answer any questions and gave us a great recommendation to eat at the sailing club just beyond the port. Fantastic bakery on the corner of the road too. Can't wait to go back!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Apr 2017