Our Cote d’Azur holiday apart/condo, 'Eclat de Couleur', is situated in the pretty fishing town of Villefranche-Sur-Mer, 7km to Nice or Monaco. The outstanding feature of the apartment is the brilliance of colour 'Eclat de Couleur' of the Bay of Villefranche which opens up before you as you enter the lounge and terrace.
The lounge is spacious (18 Sq m) and bright with high ceilings, opens onto the south east facing terrace (12 sq m) through fully retracting double glazed doors, giving panoramic 260 degree views of the renowned bay of Villefranche and Cap Ferat.
The master bedroom with double Queen size bed and spacious wardrobe (amoire) has an en-suite bathroom. The second bedroom with twin beds uses the adjoining bathroom with stall shower. The kitchen is in an alcove off the lounge.
The apartment is furnished with modern furniture and a modern electric kitchen with full facilities for self catering for four people including a microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and full size fridge. Ceramic tiled floors through-out for easy cleaning.
The lounge and bedrooms are fitted with reversible air conditioning. There is electric storage heating in the lounge for winter evenings and a heated towel rail in the en-suite. Tv channels include French and English speaking channels.. The Tv is connected to a DVD / CD player with a selection of DVD's, CD's, books and board games.
Excellent location on Ave General Gallieni, this apartment is a 5 minute walk to restaurants, cafes/bars, shops, including two bakeries, a mini market, greengrocer, ATM's, bus stop and two car parks. There is a twice weekly produce market a 10 minute walk away. It is a ten-minute walk to the beach and rail station. Nice is a 15 minute bus ride, Monaco 15 minutes and Nice-Cote d'Azur Airport is 30 minutes (7 miles). By rail you can visit Monaco, Cannes, Antibes, Menton and the markets in Ventimiglia and San Remo (Italy). A car is not necessary.
The master bedroom features a large queen size bed 60in (150cm)wide, with bedside tables and reading lamps. The firm mattress is very comfortable and comes with fresh linen and two pillows per person. A large fitted wardrobe (amoire)with shelves provides adequate storage for clothes and is fronted by a full-length mirror. The ensuite bathroom features a bath with full-sized stand up shower (glass enclosed), a bidet, toilet and a well-lit vanity unit and is supplied with a double set of towels, and heated towel rail and hair dryer.
The guest bedroom features two single beds 35in (90cm) wide, with individual reading lamps and a shared bedside cabinet. The mattresses are firm and comfortable and come with fresh linen and two pillows per person. This bedroom also features a large fitted wardrobe with shelves, which provides adequate storage for clothes and is fronted by a full-length mirror. The guests have the use of a separate bathroom with spacious stall shower, toilet and bright vanity unit and are supplied with a double set of towels.
LIVING AREA & TERRACE
The lounge is spacious (188 sq ft), bright and airy with high ceilings and opens onto the south east facing terrace (120 sq ft) through fully retracting glazed doors, giving commanding 270 degree views of the renowned Bay and sun until 4.00 pm. The lounge is comfortably furnished with a leather sofa, a sprung arm chair, a tub armchair, a circular dining table and wicker chairs for four.The terrace is private and not overlooked. It is spacious and south east facing and catches the sun until late afternoon. It is furnished with 4 garden chairs and table, two sun loungers and a Weber gas BBQ and is fitted with a retractable sunshade.
The fully furnished kitchen features a large refrigerator with ice compartment, a quiet dishwasher, a washing machine, a self-cleaning oven, a four ring ceramic hob and a separate microwave. It is supplied with new cooking utensils and place settings for six people. It also features a coffee maker, toaster and a stock of basic cooking needs such as tea coffee,and spices.
* Central location close to shops, restaurants and bus stop.
* The terrace is private with a fabulis view of view the bay which is ideal for sun bathing and al-fresco dining.
* 9 ft ceilings throughout give a spacious and cool atmosphere.
* Air conditioning in all rooms and electric heaters in lounge and electric towel rail in the en-suit bathroom.
* All electric kitchen with marble work-top.
* Bright, wide entrance hall and gradual well lit stairs with a firm hand-rail for easy and safe access.
* Free Wi-Fi.
* Weber gas BBQ on terrace with free gas - very popular.
* Local manager (english speaking) to welcome and help guests during normal hours.