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Wake Up To The Sound Of The Waves On The Beach...

12 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

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Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Villefranche-sur-Mer - Villefranche Vista

Luxury 2 Bed Apartment With Stunning Views Over The Bay Of Villefranche

Villefranche Vista is a two bedroom two bathroom luxury apartment. Enjoying an elevated south-facing location, it provides stunning views of the bay of Villefranche from the full length balcony, lounge and main bedroom. The balcony is exposed to the sun for most of the day and is perfect for al fresco dining.

The apartment was recently refurbished to a very high standard with marble floors and air-conditioning. Amenities include broadband wifi, a large flat-screen TV and Bose Sound dock music system. The open plan kitchen has an American fridge freezer with ice maker, washing machine, dishwasher and microwave. The bedrooms feature double beds with Egyptian cotton linen and big fluffy towels. The main bedroom with sea view has a separate modern bathroom. The second bedroom has an en-suite shower room. Both bathrooms are supplied with l’Occitane goodies.

Perfectly situated on the edge of the old town, the apartment is a five minute stroll to the restaurants and shops. The beach and train station are a two minute walk.

Villefranche-sur-Mer is a charming 13th century fishing village surrounding one of most beautiful bays in the world. This friendly and artistic town, in the heart of the Côte d’Azur, is one of the few spots on the French Riviera to have retained its old world authenticity and charm.

The old town of Villefranche cascades down the hillside to the water’s edge. Here, you are spoilt for choice with vibrant restaurants and traditional brasseries tucked away in the maze of narrow streets and alleyways.

Villefranche has a beautiful sandy kilometre-long beach and clear blue waters. Bathers take advantage of the average of 300 days of sunshine per year.

The train station provides easy access along the coastal route to Cannes, Antibes, Nice, the medieval village of Eze, Monaco and through to Italy.

Despite being a quiet enclave on the riviera coastline, Villefranche is surrounded by an exciting international scene. The amazing beauty of the village has long attracted the international jet set. Don’t be surprised to see a Hollywood A-lister drinking their morning coffee at the table next to you.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Suzanne Vickers
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 October, 2016
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based on 12 holidaymaker reviews

Wake Up To The Sound Of The Waves On The Beach...
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews

Another Wonderful Stay at Villefranche Vista

  • 5 of 5

We have booked up this apartment 3 times now, we still have a big grin on our faces when we open the front door, stress disappears and

the holiday begins, great communication between the owner and Suzanne who looks after the property

Views from the Balcony over Villefranche Sur Mer Bay is exceptional, train station is nearby to discover various villages and beaches, The apartment is fully equipped.

Will we be back"YES"

  • Review Submitted: Oct 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Luxury apartment with stunning views

  • 5 of 5

Extremely well equipped with many thoughtful extras. Comfortable beds with luxurious linens. Very close to the railway station and the amenities in Villefranche

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your five star review of Villefranche Vista. We are delighted you had such a great stay with us and we very much hope to welcome you back soon.
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Second time even better

  • 5 of 5

This was an amazing second experience. Having thoroughly enjoyed VillefrancheVista for one week last year we enjoyed the experience of Villefranche and it's surrounds even more for two weeks this month. VillefrancheVista is a most spectacular apartment, to wake up to the vista of the bay, to have breakfast on the balcony overlooking the bay and it's never ending movements, is amazing. The apartment is fitted out superbly, totally comfortably and fully equipped, from soundsystems to kitchen utensils! Everything you need. We are four mature travellers, active, love the restaurants of Villefranche and find VillefrancheVista so perfectly situated to everything. The trains being close are a bonus, with easy travel to Monaco and Antibes. We would recommend this apartment to anyone wanting a perfect stay in a perfect place.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was absolutely our pleasure to welcome you all back to Villefranche Vista again this year. We are so pleased that you enjoyed another fabulous holiday with us and we very much look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Suzanne
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Philadelphia area

A view to Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Perfectly situated vantage point to either watch the cruise ships enter the harbor or take easy excursions to every desirable place on the Côte d'Azur.

Maximum comfort in this beautiful two bedroom two bath apartment. My wife and I selected this apartment for our honeymoon. Host was gracious and communicative throughout the process. Helped with all advance planning including arranging for our pickup at the Nice airport.

Easy walking to great shopping, restaurants, and the scenic Villefranche sur mer, as well as to Cap Ferat.

Train station is one block away, easy access to all rail destinations on the French Riviera or simply to central Nice.

Automated window shields block out all light and sound when it's time to sleep, otherwise spectacular views of the harbor and town.

Property was immaculate, well maintained and exactly as shown in the photos.

All business transactions were prompt and correct.

Thank you to our lovely host for a fantastic experience and accommodation!


  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this stunning review of Villefranche Vista. It was a pleasure for us to welcome and look after you both on this very special holiday which was your honeymoon. We very much hope to welcome you back to Villefranche Vista very soon!
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A piece of paradise

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time to the south of France. My wife, daughter and I thoroughly enjoyed our experience. Our accommodations were outstanding. Suzanne was a pleasure to deal with. The unit overlooks the bay and the views are magnificent! Having breakfast on the balcony and taking advantage of the views was special. It exceeded our expectations. We would not hesitate to go back.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your fabulous review on your recent stay at Villefranche Vista. We are delighted you had such a fantastic experience at our apartment for your first visit to the South of France. The views from our balcony are truly amazing to the Old Town, Cap Ferrat and over the stunning bay. A perfect vista! We would love to welcome you all back very soon.
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Dublin, Ireland

Great apartment with terrace overlooking the sea

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at Villefranche Vista. The apartment is wonderfully bright, well maintained, clean and spacious with a large terrace with dining table and chairs and comfortable couch and armchairs. The terrace gets the sun all day so we spent most of our time out there eating, drinking wine and taking in the view. Inside, the kitchen is well stocked with dishes and utensils and the sitting room is large and bright, as it appears in the photo. The beds are extremely comfortable with good quality bed linen. The second bedroom, at the back of the apartment, has an ensuite while the front bedroom faces the sea and opens onto the terrace. The main bathroom has a great shower and bath. Suzanne, the manager, was extremely helpful and lovely to deal with. Equally, the owner responded immediately when we had an issue with one of the shutters. In terms of location, the apartment is 2 minutes' walk from the train station, 5-10 minutes' walk from cafes, bars and food shops. The beach is across the railway line and only a few minutes walk away. Before we visited, we were concerned about proximity to the railway line in terms of noise but this turned out not to be an issue. There is a regular train service to Nice, Monaco and lots more towns along the Cote d"Azur (if you ever want to move off the terrace!). We would highly recommend this apartment for families and groups of friends.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for this great review Deirdre. We are so pleased you had such a lovely stay at Villefranche Vista and we do all we can to ensure our guests have a fantastic stay here. It was great to see you all again and we're hoping that you return very soon.
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Nearest Airport
14 Kilometres
Nice Cote d'Azur
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Kilometres
On the beach!
Nearest Ferry
6 Kilometres
Port of Nice
Nearest Golf
17 Kilometres
Golf de Monte Carlo
Nearest Train
0.1 Kilometres
Villefranche sur Mer
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
A8 Highway
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Kilometres
Many restaurants and brasseries in Villefranche
Nearest Ski
130 Kilometres
Isola 2000
Nearest Beach
0.2 Kilometres
Villefranche sur Mer
Car: not necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Villefranche-sur-Mer, Nice Area

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
OCT 16
2 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
NOV 16 - FEB 17
1 Nov 2016 - 28 Feb 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
1 Mar 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
MAY 17
1 May 2017 - 27 May 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
28 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
3 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
OCT 17
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning, linen. £175
Refundable Damage Deposit £350

We offer discounts for late bookings during low season (October through to April): -
If your booking starts within the next 28 days, you enjoy 10% off the rental rate.
If your booking starts within the next 21 days, you enjoy 20% off.
If your booking starts within the next 14 days, you enjoy 30% off.
If your booking starts within the next 7 days, you enjoy 40% off.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Villefranche-sur-Mer in Cote d'Azur - Riviera

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 77 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    En-suite bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Main bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Balcony with view over Bay of Villefranche
    Second bedroom with en-suite shower room - 1 Large Double Bed , Small balcony with table and chairs
  • MP3 Dock
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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