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Penthouse with private Jacuzzi

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,022 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 14 nights


About the property

Apartment for 5/6 with a tropical garden terrace

Michèle Sampieri
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French, German, With the help of Google Translate
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 March, 2018

About Michèle Sampieri

I am a retired former bank executive, and I love travelling, entertaining cooking, gardening, literature, and art in general.

Michèle Sampieri purchased this apartment in 1985

Why Michèle Sampieri chose Menton

The house continues living when I am not there. Furthermore, the city of Menton, its microclimate, and its tropical vegetation are worth a look.

What makes this apartment unique

The terrace with trees and vegetation offers a heavenly view. The peace, the equipment and the decoration of the house, the security of the place.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Menton in Arrondissement de Nice

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • villa
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Catering available
Floor Area:
  • 1022 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Raclette Machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • The large bathroom offers an XXL-shower, a large bathtub, a double sink, and a toilet. The small bathroom has an XL-shower with multi-jets, a washbasin, and a toilet.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 1 features a large 160-cm bed. The living room is fitted with a 140-cm sofa bed. Alcove bedroom 2 offers a 140-cm bed.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda ...
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 5 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • Disco club
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Thalassotherapy
  • walking
  • Water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
The region offers many places to visit over the whole coastline, which also offers all kinds of water sports. You could go for hikes over the coastal trails, far away from the hustle and bustle in the coastal resorts. You could visit the hinterland or one of the ski resort, which are just a one-and-a-half hour away by car. We prepared a detailed information pack, so everyone can pick out what he likes.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(12 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.9166665 based on 12 reviews

Relaxing place to stay

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Villa Christie. The outside areas were the best part and we spent a lot of time out there. It was very peaceful and relaxing. The plunge pool was perfect. The two bathrooms and kitchen were very good but the second bedroom was basically partitioned from the main living area by a book shelf, so we don't think that the property would be suitable for two couples. There was very little hanging space. Could have done with a proper welcome pack on arrival with basic contents i.e. Milk, bread, butter, eggs but only had a bottle of Muscat wine, sparkling water and tomato juice. It meant we had to go and find a supermarket after a tiring day of travelling. When we mentioned it to Michele, she said we could have asked for specific items.

You will need an understanding of French too as most information and contact was in French. My O'level French came in handy!

If you are driving to the property, beware that there are several hairpin bends to contend with on the way up and lots of one way streets in Menton! On-street parking in the town was very difficult but we used the main underground car parks, especially the one near the Marina.

Most of our issues were fairly minor and overall we would recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic Property

  • 5 of 5

Alan & Kathy

We stayed for a week and it was the perfect spot. Cozy fantastic views and the back court yard could not of been more lovely. I would highly recommend this property. Thanks for everything.


  • Review Submitted: 18-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Magical Menton

  • 5 of 5

This property has everything you could possibly need to enjoy a holiday in Menton. It's main attraction is it's secluded garden and pool/jacuzzi with an incredible view across the whole Cote d'Azure coastline and mountains. There is plenty space indoors and outdoors to relax after busy days and nights exploring the area. Getting out and about is relatively easy. The town and beach are directly below the hill that the property sits upon. Heading back to the property does involve negotiating a bit of a hill, but the view is worth it when you reach the distinctive green door and you can always jump in the pool to cool off afterwards. It's only a short walk down the hill to the train station where Monaco and Italy are just two stops in either direction. Menton is a lovely town to explore with plenty places to eat, drink, shop and soak up the French culture. There is a Casino and a small seaside funfair which has enough to amuse young children. The town of Menton also puts on lots of events and festivals throughout the summer including a music festival in August. Michelle is a lovely and attentive owner, responding well to all our questions. Eric makes regular visits to look after the beautiful garden and clean the pool. We were also greeted by a fantastic welcome hamper, which was much appreciated after our late flight. The kitchen and bathrooms are modern and well equipped. One slight drawback is that there is no wardrobe in the main bedroom. The second bedroom is part of an area separated from the sitting area by shelving, which is okay for younger children. Overall we felt we had all the support we needed to have a fun and relaxing holiday and would happily return in future.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci Tila et Ian Vous êtes des magnifiques personnes!!! La maison etait très bien rangée et très propre à votre départ et nous avons beaucoup apprécié . Nous espérons vous revoir l an prochain tous les trois ce sera un grand plaisir pour nous. Très amicalement Michele
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Everything and More

  • 5 of 5

In all my travels this has to be one of the best investments in time and money that I have ever experienced.

The residence and its multitude of amenities was and were first class.

Pictures of the residence and its views do not do it justice, they truly are magnificent.

My sons and I enjoyed every minute of our stay, not only at the residence but in the surrounding region.

The walk to the village/city of Menton was, for the boys, a very easy five minute stroll, for me, with old knees, it was doable but the rental car made my stay much easier.

Lots to see and do in Menton, great restaurants, cafes and markets.

Eric appeared every other day to take care of the pool and the gardens and was more than helpful.

Michele stayed in touch via emails just to make sure that we were doing ok.

Should you get the opportunity, visit the region and if possible arrange to stay at this beautiful villa.


Wayne Bingle

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci beaucoup Wayne pour ce magnifique commentaire. c est en quelque sorte une récompense et je suis très touchée par vos appréciations. Notre but est de satisfaire nos hôtes et nous continuerons à améliorer nos prestations c est un plaisir pour nous de ressentir l estime de nos amis vacanciers qui doivent se sentir chez eux pendant leur séjour dans notre maison Très sincerement Michele
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Eine Loge zum Bleiben!

  • 5 of 5

Die Besitzerin ist sehr sympathisch und die Terrasse mit dem Mini-Pool der absolute Hammer!! Auf dieser Terrasse kann man an Schattenplätzchen, unter Bäumen, unter der Sonnenmarkise, an Tischchen, auf Liegestühlen - oder wo auch immer - verweilen und das Panorama mit der Altstadt und dem Meer geniessen.

Die Küche ist gross und gut eingerichtet und das Schlafzimmer geht auf die wunderbare Terrasse hinaus. Wir waren zu zweit und konnten so den Luxus von zwei Badezimmern geniessen.

Unsere Hunde waren ebenfalls willkommen.

Es ist ein Platz, an den man gerne zurückkehren möchte.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci beaucoup Régine😍 pour vos compliments. Je serai très heureuse de vous recevoir à nouveau et que nous aurons l'occasion et la joie de nous rencontrer autour du verre de l'amitié sur notre terrasse illuminée sous un beau ciel étoilé⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ À bientôt
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Entre ciel et méditéranée

  • 5 of 5

Grâce à ce petit message, nous tenons à souligner le bon goût

évident avec lequel madame Sampieri a agencé sa propriété.

L’intérieur est coquet et très bien décoré. La cuisine ainsi que les

sanitaire sont neufs et choisis parmi du mobilier ‘’ haut de gamme’’.

Avec ses dimensions généreuse, le jacuzzi combine les

caractéristiques du bain à remous et de la piscine, ce qui permet

même d’y faire quelques brases.

La terrasse est surprenante, tout y est conçu pour donner à

l’occupant l’illusion d’être dans un jardin. Au mois de mai, le délicat

parfum du jasmin étoilé se répand ici et là accompagné par les notes

fraîches et vertes de la vigne en fleur.

Allongés sur les chaises longues, nos après-midi de lecture nous

donnaient la sensation de flotter entre le ciel et la méditerranée à

bord d’une nacelle de montgolfière, avec pour seule compagnie, le

ballet des oiseaux de mer.

Dans cette demeure, tout est sérénité, calme et volupté…

  • Review Submitted: 27-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci beaucoup pour tous ces compléments emprunts de poésie. Nous sommes ravis car notre but est de rendre nos visiteurs. Chaque année nous faisons le maximum pour que la maison soit entretenue le mieux possible et conscients qu on peut toujours faire mieux nous apportons les améliorations pour le bien être de nos hôtes. Michelle et Rony vous avez été parfaits à tout points de vue et nous espérons vous revoir une autre fois.😍 Merci pour tout.💕💕💕💕💕🙋🙋 Michele Sampieri
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Nearest Airport
38 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
500 Kilometres
In the city, 500 m away
Nearest Ferry
8 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
500 Kilometres
In the town centre and at the seaside
Nearest Ski
50 Kilometres
Limone, Italy
Nearest Beach
500 Kilometres
The beaches of Menton are 500 m away
Car: not necessary

Menton and its surrounding villages and Monaco


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Menton, Cote d'Azur - Riviera

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Promotion 2 semaines minimum
7 Jan 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
14 night minimum stay
for 14 nights
30 Jun 2018 - 13 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
basse saison
14 Oct 2018 - 15 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £444.31
Menage £0
Pet Fee £0

Conditions spéciales: remises pour séjour de 2 semaines 3 semaines . Possibilités de régler le séjour en 3 fois si besoin nous consulter
L'entretien de la terrasse, des jardins et du jacuzzi compris dans le tarif sont effectués deux fois par semaine.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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