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Stunning Mediterranean View in Charming, Private Neighborhood

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 645 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 1-4)

Fully-gated, intimate, residential district of apartments and jewel-like villas, with on-street parking for use only by residents and guests.

Freshly painted, spacious, one-bedroom art deco flat, with tall ceilings, refinished floors and recently renovated kitchen.

Located on the top floor with a reliable lift.

Bus stops just downstairs and Nice Ricquier train station is 10 minutes away on foot for further adventuring without the need of a car.

Ideal for 2 but suitable for 4 quiet, close friends or family.

So come... Take in the spectacular view and laughter of the gulls from your own balcony while enjoying your morning café and petit déjeuner or before dîner as you sip your apéritifs and watch the coucher de soleil.

More Details

Owner
Olivia Chapman
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 April, 2018

About Olivia Chapman

I am a grateful mother of 3 devoted children; two in college, one just beyond and gainfully employed. A longtime resident of Vermont, originally from SF bay area, I enjoy a full range of all-season outdoor activities, music, foreign film, museums and travel. That said, I'm working towards the latter as I'm committed to seeing my remaining children through school, thus tethered to my work. Personal interests that give me pleasure include reading, watercolor painting and spending time in France, when I can, where I have family.

Olivia Chapman purchased this apartment in 2009

Why Olivia Chapman chose Mont Boron

This vintage 1920's apartment has been in my family for sixty years. We use this enchanting flat when we can, and share it with long-term annual, off-season guests as well as summer travelers.

What makes this apartment unique

Outstanding views, location, and quiet.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"We really enjoyed our stay @ the apartment in Nice. The view is spectacular -- the sunset, the boats, the helicopter shuttles to Monaco, the fireworks from Cannes. The location was great for exploring Nice and very easy access by bus to Monaco. With the extreme hot weather, we mostly visited the beaches! We went "canyoning" with http://www.altitude06.com/ For an extra fee, the tour co offered a shuttle to/from the canyon which was well worth it to avoid having to rent a vehicle and drive through the area! The extra space in the apartment was perfect timing as we had caught a bug and needed some time to rest, relax and recover."
Jul 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Mont Boron in Nice

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 6
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 645 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Respect for residents is a MUST as sound travels between floors in this classic old dwelling.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Large bath / shower combination with bidet and washer / dryer.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 Double Bed , New mattress 2013. Baby crib available upon request.
    Salon - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Newly purchased and very comfortable.
  • French doors between bedroom and salon may be closed for privacy.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • Parasailing
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
A gated, residential neighborhood with permitted on-street parking, available to our guests.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(86 traveller reviews)

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Stunning Mediterranean View in Charming, Private Neighborhood
average rating of 4.9302325 based on 87 reviews
Vantaa, Finland
5

Happy 3rd time

  • 5 of 5

Olivia offered us the 3rd time wonderful opportunity to enjoy springtime for two weeks (3.-17.4. 20018) in Nice and to live in her cosy appartment in Park Louisa. We especially loved the meriterranean view from the vindow and from the balcony. Rooms are tidy and practical. Transport service in Nice is convenient.Housekeeper Lauretta was helpful.

Anna-Maija and Jorma Nirhamo, Finland

  • Review Submitted: 21-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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LOVE IT AS ALWAYS

  • 5 of 5

The recent stay was our third long stay in this wonderful apartment. We are returning again later this year. We appreciate the location and views and the top floor with no one above us. The terrace is a real bonus as well and views from it and inside as well are magical. There is just something special about this place and to use a trite but true expression, it feels like home. It was a special treat to see the entire apartment repainted just before our arrival. Lauretta, the manager, is always helpful and a super gal. Olivia, the owner, goes over and above to make sure that everyone’s stay is as rewarding and comfortable as possible. Thank you for making this very special place available for rent, Olivia.

David and Rose Fox

American expats living in Vaucluse France

  • Review Submitted: 25-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Superb

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful apartment in a superb location with stunning views. Very attentive and efficient owner and local manager. Local manager, Lauretta, is exceptional. Couldn't recommend the apartment highly enough.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Vancouver
5

Perfect !

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Olivia for sharing your beautiful apartment. Everything was perfect, very clean and the views outstanding. We loved coming home after a day of exploring the city sights to relax and gaze out to the sea. The location was perfect for us, close to groceries, restaurants and the bus right around the corner. Lauretta was amazing and made check-in a breeze. We couldn't have chosen a better place for our time in Nice.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vantaa, Finland
4

Peaceful, comfortable, well located with a fantastic seaview

  • 4 of 5

We were second time in Olivia´s cozy apartment (22.4.-4.5. 17) and had wonderful first week. But then came a problem with GRDF (French gas distribution): there were no hot water available. With Olivia´s financial support and Lauretta´s help we moved for the second week to a seaside hotel nearby, into the room with the seaview. So we could continue our holiday as planned. As an compensation Olivia even offered a free week for our next visit in Palais Bel Mare.

Anna-Maija and Jorma NIrhamo

Finland

  • Review Submitted: 09-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Third Visit and Returning

  • 5 of 5

December 2016 and January 2017 found us for the third time in this wonderful apartment Palais Bel Mare. Walking in felt like coming home. This is one of the special aspects of this place that is hard to define but it does feel like home. It’s just so warm and charming. The newly refinished floors were an added bonus..

We were so happy to see Lauretta and to know that she is doing such a good job managing the property. She graciously greeted us and helped us to bring our cases and food supplies into the apartment. She’s a great asset to this wonderful place.

What is so extra special for us given how much we love the apartment and location is the joy of

working with and coming to know Olivia. She is such a lovely person and her spirit is so much a part of the place. Thank you, Olivia, for making it so special and available for rent. The many glowing and justified reviews reflect the love many have for it.

We have reserved eight weeks again and look forward to our return.

David and Rose Fox (ex pats living in Vaucluse France)

  • Review Submitted: 27-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
9 Kilometres
Nice Côte d'Azur Airport - 17 minutes by auto
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Corsica Ferries - 11 minutes on foot
Nearest Train
1.4 Kilometres
Gare SNCF Nice Riquier - 18 minutes on foot
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Yacht Club Nice - 10 minutes on foot
Car: not necessary

Our apartment is located just below beautiful Mont Boron, known as the “Hollywood” of Nice. The Club Nautique's public beach next to the old Plongee Aigle Nautique (diving platform), and now home to La Plongeior restaurant, is an intimate, uncrowded bathing spot, within a short walking distance. In the opposite direction, just beyond 'La Réserve de Nice' restaurant, lovely public cliff beaches can be found.

Shop on foot for kitchen staples at a neighboring supermarché or select your petit déjeuner of croissant and baguette from several local boulangeries. A brief stroll to the Port offers lots of dining choices. Or just wander by the harbor’s edge and enjoy the exotic yachts and colorful classic Niçoise fishing boats.

Place Girabaldi, 'Vieille Ville' (old town), Place Masséna, Nice’s Cours Selaya Flower Market, and Colline du Chateau (Castle Hill), as well as the Promenade des Anglais, to name a few popular spots, are also all within walking distance, some shorter, some longer. Local public transport is both an easily accessible and affordable option.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £43.89

Rates include meet and greet, parking as well as wifi, cable TV & free calls to US & Canada.
200€ refundable security deposit or property damage protection insurance (US only), required.
50€ cleaning fee.
**Discounts gladly offered for long-term rentals.**

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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