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Beautiful 2 & 3 Bed Apartments With Large P,rivate Terraces In Heart Of Cannes - Casa Nova 2

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 9 nights



Casa Nova 2

Our 2 bedroom apartment is furnished and decorated to the highest standard - 1 master bedroom with Jensen Queen Bed and en suite full bathroom. 2nd bedroom with 2 very comfortable single VI Spring beds (which can be linked together to make a King Size bed) with a separate shower room. There is a fully fitted kitchen, lounge with dining area and a large decked Terrace with beautiful iron Pergola and circular stone dining table which seats 6 with 2 chaise longues sun loungers. This is our 'home away from home' and as such we have high quality furnishings with very comfortable beds. This helps to ensure a most relaxing night's sleep. There is Sky Television and wireless internet. The whole apartment is air-conditioned throughout with reverse heating settings.

The location is in the heart of Cannes in a pedestrian area, just 2 minutes walk from the beach or 5 minutes walk from the Pailais de Festival.

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About the property

Casa Nova near the Croisette

2 & 3 Bedroom Apartments

Both of our apartments have a large and airy living / dining room with adjoining kitchen which can be closed off. The newly fitted kitchen is equipped with combination oven/microwave, four hot plates, separate oven, a large fridge with icebox, dishwasher, coffee maker, washing machine. The furnishings are of high quality with very comfortable beds to ensure a restful night's sleep. Both apartments have large French doors, each leading out onto a beautiful large 60 / 70 sq metre Terrace. The location is in the heart of Cannes on a small pedestrian street, just 2 minutes' walk to the beach and 5 minutes walk to the Palais des Festivals. Ideal for all conferences including: Cannes Film Festival, MIPTV, MIPIM, LIONS, MIPCOM. Tax Free, MAPIC, MIDEM, Boat Show

3 bedroom apartment: 1 King bed (can be separated to make 2 singles), 2 queen beds and 1 single bed.

2 bedroom apartment: 1 King bed, 2 single beds (can be attached together to make 1 King bed)

All bathrooms have power showers

Large Beautiful Terraces

All bedrooms have blackout blinds

Fully equipped newly fitted kitchen

Plenty of storage / cupboard space

Flat screen satellite / Sky TV

DVD, CD player and iPod player

Full air conditioning and heating

Washing machine

Iron and ironing board


The location is in the heart of Cannes on a small pedestrian street, just 2 minutes' walk to the beach and 5 minutes walk to the Palais des Festivals. Ideal for all conferences including: Cannes Film Festival, MIPTV, MIPIM, LIONS, MIPCOM. Tax Free, MAPIC, MIDEM, Boat Show

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Shelley Grisley
Member since: 2012
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
22 June, 2018

About Shelley Grisley

I live with my husband and two teenage children in a small village near Guildford in the Surrey Hills. I very much enjoy walking in the beautiful countryside surrounding us, practising Yoga and spending as much time as I can with my family and close friends. We decided to buy property in the South of France as we wanted somewhere we could get to easily and quickly, with a great location, in a traditional apartment building, close to all the restaurants and amenities there are to offer and with a general guarantee of warm weather and wanted a sound investment. This is exactly what we have in Cannes now with our beautiful apartments and always look forward to our next trip there.

Shelley Grisley purchased this apartment in 2010

Why Shelley Grisley chose Centre Ville

The apartments are very comfortable and give the feeling of 'home' but the best thing is the beautiful large Terrace which each apartment has. We have made the terraces to look like small gardens, with Cypress trees, Jasmine climbing up trellaces and bamboo plants which all help to give a sense of calm and make the areas very pretty and appealing. The large pergolas provide essential shade from the midday sun and it is so lovely to be able to spend a great deal of time outside in the privacy of our own apartment - right in the middle of a lively town! We enjoy sitting out in the evenings and having dinner and relaxing on the terrace without having the need to book up restaurants or eat inside the apartment. It is hard to imagine sometimes that the apartment is right in the centre of such a lively town when we are relaxing outside on our beautiful Terrace! It is a truly private haven for us as a family and we very much enjoy staying with our friends and using both apartments - thereby allowing us all to have our own privacy, yet to be next door to each other and have our own Terraces to use -it is just perfect.

The location is in the heart of Cannes on a small pedestrian street, just 2 minutes' walk to the beach and 5 minutes walk to the Palais des Festivals. Ideal for all conferences including: Cannes Film Festival, MIPTV, MIPIM, LIONS, MIPCOM. Tax Free, MAPIC, MIDEM, Boat Show

What makes this apartment unique

The location of the apartments being situated on rue Freres Casanova, which is a small pedestrian street off the busy rue d'Antibes and also running parallel with rue d'Antibes is the lovely pedestrian street of rue Hoches, which is lined with coffee shops and restaurants. The restriction of vehicles is wonderful and so makes the atmosphere at the apartment calm and peaceful. The greatest asset are the large terraces. We spend many hours relaxing and having meals around our dining tables or just lazing in the sunshine reading a book and enjoying the beautiful sunshine in private. We then choose our times to go down to the beach for a swim, usually early in the morning or late afternoon. It is a beautiful place to relax and enjoy and is our real 'home away from home'!The location is in the heart of Cannes on a small pedestrian street, just 2 minutes' walk to the beach and 5 minutes walk to the Palais des Festivals. Ideal for all conferences including: Cannes Film Festival, MIPTV, MIPIM, LIONS, MIPCOM. Tax Free, MAPIC, MIDEM, Boat Show

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A deposit of 50% of the total rent is payable when making your booking. The balance of the rental plus the refundable security deposit of €1,500 per week is payable 60 days before the start of the rental period.

Price Includes:
Bed linen
Bath and hand towels
Bath mats and tea towels
Gas, electricity, water
Laundry for linen at the end of your stay


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Centre Ville in Cannes

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Max. adults: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • - No loud music to be played on Terrace or in apartment to upset neighbours If evidence SMOKING full deposit - forfeited Please be courteous
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Macintosh Computer
  • Mobile Phone
  • PC
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Ensuite bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , shower room
  • Full Bathroom en suite in Bedroom 1 with shower over the bath, Sink and Toilet. Fully tiled floor and walls, heated towel rail. Separate Shower room for Bedroom 2 with Shower, Sink and Toilet. Fully tiled floor and walls, heated towel rail.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Jenson Bed - very comfortable/good quality
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , King size bed (zip n link ) or 2 singles /Vi Spring mattress
  • Bedroom 1: Queen Bed. Bedroom 2: Zip and Link bed (either 2 single beds or can be joined together to make 1 King sized bed). All beds are of luxury quality (Vi Spring singles in bedroom 2 and Jensen in bedroom 1). Both beds are extremely comfortable and make for a very comfortable night's sleep. There is also a double sofa bed in the living room.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Terrace
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda ...
  • Terrace
  • Wood Decking
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Daily or periodic cleaning can be organised on request. The Terrace is really beautiful and so lovely to be able to relax on a private terrace away from the crowds at any time.


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Casa Nova 2
average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews
Denver, CO

Best VRBO location I have ever stayed at!!

  • 5 of 5

One word: Amazing! This was my first trip to Cannes for the Cannes Film Festival and this apartment helped to make it one of the most memorable experiences of my life! The apartment was beautiful, spacious and coffee on the patio in the morning was a wonderful start to fun filled days. All amenities were in great working order, the apartment felt like home, and the location cannot be beat! After booking the location, Shelley (owner) was extremely helpful. All of my questions were answered prior to my stay, and Shelley’s husband even sent over a restaurant and “things to do” list that was priceless. Shelley also introduced me to Patrick, who owns a restaurant below the apartment called L’epicurieux, and enjoyed a wonderful breakfast each day. Assya, the lovely lady that oversees the property was also extremely helpful during our stay. I will be traveling every year from now on to the festival and will be planning on staying at Shelley’s location which is an extremely short walk to the Palais!!! Thank you thank you thank you!!!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: 22-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, Blair, for such a wonderful review - I am so happy you enjoyed your stay! Assya is wonderful, I know how helpful she always is - she does always go ‘the extra mile’ to help our guests during their stay and she also enjoyed meeting you - - you and your colleague were ‘perfect guests’! It was a real pleasure communicating with you - before and during your stay and I want to thank you for looking after our apartment so well - as if it were your own home - which was very comforting... I wouldt have no hesitation recommending you to any future host but do hope you come back to our apartment again next year! Thank you so much again Best wishes Shelley
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The location of the appartment is just perfect

  • 4 of 5

The appartment if very well located, walking distance from the train station, the beaches, the shopping Street, the can walk almost everywhere in Cannes from there.

It is a little dark inside and there is no elevator and the two floors have long stairs.

It is very clean and has spacious closets and amenities like a food shopping cart.

From there you can go by train to all the small towns around the French Riviera, having the train station around the corner. It is just perfect for that kind of tourism. It has several cafes and nice restaurants very near.

We really enjoyed our holidays there.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad you enjoyed your stay We take a lot of pride in our apartments and appreciate your review Please come and stay Another time if you come to Cannes ! Best wishes Shelley
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Perfection in one of the best locations in Cannes

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in many holidays rentals across Europe and the UK, but Shelley and David's apartment was by far the most well equipped, comfortable and luxurious. From the superb, spacious terrace to the crisp white bed linen and well appointed bathrooms - we wanted for nothing. Shelley was an absolute pleasure to deal with from start to finish and the apartment is a complete delight! A quiet, tranquil haven in the heart of bustling Cannes. We hope to return.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A wonderful apartment in the centre of Cannes

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed for two fantastic weeks in the two-bedroomed apartment. The location is perfect, right in the heart of Cannes and the apartment is thoughtfully furnished. The air-conditioned rooms are a lovely escape from the heat and bustle of the town but it is the large terrace which makes the apartment so special - a private space and much used during our stay.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jul-2014
  • Date of Stay: July 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We try to make both our apartments our home away from home. We have our family holiday there in a few weeks' time. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Thank you, Shelley.
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Beautiful apartment

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is very quiet, with a good situation near the beach, near the principal street of Cannes, you don't need a car if you stay in Cannes.

The terrace is very agreable.

That really was a nice week, thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2013
  • Date of Stay: July 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much - I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back again. Best wishes , Shelley
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Beautiful and elegant home-from-home in Cannes...

  • 5 of 5

I arranged to stay in this apartment as part of a birthday present for my boyfriend and it could not have been more perfect. We were both a little overwhelmed when we first arrived after staying in a box-like room in Nice for the first two nights of our holiday!

I was primarily amazed by the spaciousness of the apartment. The decor throughout is neutral but thoughtful and the terrace is large, laced with intricate designs and light colours which creates an air of elegance. I cooked a meal on the second night of our stay and the kitchen proved itself to be more than adequate for the purposes of this, fully equipped from microwave to wooden spoon : )

The bed in the master bedroom was extremely comfortable and the ensuite bathroom is beautiful with a spacious bath and powerful shower! The windows in the bedroom are huge and it was so lovely to open the blinds in the morning to a flood of sunlight and the little old lady opposite watering her flowers in the window box.

We had many a wander along the rue d'Antibes and discovered a Monoprix (where I recommend going to have a look at the fruit and vegetable section) and spent a day on the beach feeling very important as our drinks were brought to us while we lay basking in the sun!

There is no shortage of pleasant restaurants and places to go or see in Cannes, but the evening that we spent on the terrace of the apartment with a bottle of wine, a home-made Ratatouille, and some playing cards, was the best evening of our holiday!

I strongly recommend staying in this accommodation as the location and the apartment are all, and more, than you could ask for when staying abroad!

We had an amazing holiday and now have a scrap book full of stories, pictures, souvenirs and poems so thank you to the owners for facilitating this : )

  • Review Submitted: 01-May-2013
  • Date of Stay: April 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a wonderful review! Thank you so much. I'm so pleased to enjoyed your stay in Cannes and that you really enjoyed staying at our apartment - it was a real pleasure to have you stay and we do hope you decide to return one day soon on your next trip to Cannes! Best wishes, Shelley
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Nearest Airport
32 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
many in immediate area
Nearest Ferry
400 Metres
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Nearest Train
100 Metres
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
5 Metres
La Casanova - outside front door!
Nearest Ski
113 Kilometres
Isola 2000
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Public or 'pay' beaches off the Croisette
Car: not necessary

Beautiful Two and Three Bedroom Luxury Terrace Apartments located on the same floor (2nd floor) of the same traditional building adjacent to each other in the heart of Cannes.

Both apartments have recently been completely renovated and are situated in a small pedestrian street off the Rue D'Antibes just 5 minutes from the Palais de Festival and 2 minutes walk to the beaches along the famous Croisette. The rue Hoche runs parallel to the apartments and is also a pretty pedestrian street lined with coffee shops and restaurants with the Gambetta market near by.

With the apartments situated on a small pedestrian street there are several restaurants literally outside our front door. 50 metres away is the Rue D'Antibes made famous for its exclusive boutiques. Just 5 minutes stroll away is the Boulevard de la Croisette with fine hotels Palm trees line the promenade and beaches offering beach bars, water sports or just plain relaxation in the sun and azure sea. Stroll along the narrow intimate streets which lead up to Le Suquet and you realise why Cannes is home to so many artists who parade their artwork in the many galleries and markets. Visit the Fourville Market for flowers, cheeses, fruit, oils, vegetables, fish and meat (on Monday it turns into an antique market). The Gambetta Market is 2 minutes walk away and is open every morning offering fresh fruit, vegetables and wines, etc. - in fact all you need for the day!

3 Bedroom Apartment -

The apartment comprises of a large and airy living / dining room with adjoining newly fitted kitchen, which is equipped with combination oven/microwave, four hot plates, separate oven, a large fridge with icebox, dishwasher, coffee maker, washing machine. The master bedroom with beautiful original ceiling cornicing and a grand crystal chandelier has a super-king size bed (which can be separated to make 2 single beds) with en suite bathroom. There are large French doors leading out from the Master Bedroom and also from the Living Room onto a beautiful large 70 sq metre Terrace. The second bedroom has a queen size bed with an en suite bathroom. The third bedroom has a single bed with a queen size bed on a mezzanine level also with an en suite bathroom. There is a separate room with WC. In the living room: Flat screen satellite / Sky TV, DVD, CD player and iPod player. Full air conditioning / heating.

2 Bedroom Apartment -

The 2 bedroom apartment comprises a light and airy living / dining room with a beautiful large Terrace of 60sqm. This has been recently renovated and has a beautiful large iron pergola with stone dining table which seats 6 and 2 sun loungers. The newly fitted kitchen is equipped with combination oven/microwave, four hot plates, separate oven, a large fridge with icebox, dishwasher, coffee maker, washing machine. There are two bedrooms, one with a king bed and en suite bathroom with bath / shower and WC. The second bedroom is a twin room (beds can be converted to a large double) with a separate shower room and WC. Flat screen TV, DVD, CD player and Bose IPod player,

Satellite TV (Sky TV) and Broadband internet access. Full air conditioning / heating.

The Casa Nova apartments are both newly refurbished to a very high standard. Both apartments have large terraces ideal for entertaining or just relaxing in the sun. Recognising that a good nights sleep is essential all bedrooms include quality beds and mattresses as well as black-out blinds to ensure you will wake fully rested. We believe our apartments are of a far superior standard to the average Cannes offerings and we are certain that you will enjoy your stay.

The City of Cannes is situated in the south of France in the Riviera region - has a population of approximately 70,000. Cannes is famous around the world for the Film Festival. It is a luxurious city with a thriving tourist industry on the Cote d'Azur. The climate in Cannes is very similar to other Mediterranean countries. Temperatures are at their highest from June to September (20-23°C). However, April (13°C), May (17°C) and October (16°C) are still very warm. The mountains are a short drive away and offer spectacular cool lakes for canoeing, medieval villages and the Gorge du Verdon is Europe's Grand Canyon that has to be seen. In the winter, 100 km away is the Isola 2000 ski resort offering 120km of downhill piste that is fantastic for intermediate skiers.


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