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Mary and Michael Furlong

Member since: 2010
Speaks English, French

Magnificent 'Belle Epoque' 3 Bedroom Apartment

34 Reviews
People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday apartment in Nice - Palais Cronstadt

125msq, 3 bedroom, 1 ensuite, 2.5 bathrooms, living room, kitchen/dining

This magnificent Belle Epoque apartment in a former Palace has just undergone a major refurbishment and is now a successful merger of old world French elegance and luxurious modernity. Flooded with natural light, this bright spacious corner apartment is offered fully equipped with all modern conveniences to ensure you have a comfortable stay, including Egyptian cotton linen, free wifi, plenty of tourist information and recommendations so you can hit the ground running. It is located in the Carre D'or, which is the most desirable and prestigious neighbourhood in Nice and is a most sought after location for holiday rentals. Designer shopping, the pedestrianised zone and the beach are on your doorstep as well as some of the best patisseries and restaurants in the country. This apartment is a home from home in Nice and we hope you enjoy it as much as we do.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Mary and Michael Furlong (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, French

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a wonderful vacation in Nice. Your apartment was perfect and there was everything we needed.
May 2014
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Reviews

4.8
based on 34 holidaymaker reviews

Magnificent 'Belle Epoque' 3 Bedroom Apartment
average rating of 4.7941175 based on 49 reviews
5

Feels like a home away from home

  • 5 of 5

First of all, the booking was very quick and easy. Mary has it all figured out with bank accounts, Paypal for deposits etc. The information about the flat and the area was fantastic - a 36 page document telling us all about where to eat, park, drink wine, shop .... well, the lot!

We were six adults staying in the flat. It worked perfectly - the walls are thick, the doors tight and even though some people stayed up late playing games or some waking up early making breakfast, we never disturbed each other. The linens were incredibly comfortable and we slept very well - except some nights when the noise outside was a bit much. Due to the Nice marathon they must have rerouted the traffic, meaning "our" street became a bit noisy. After the marathon it was quieter, for sure.

The only thing I would advice against, is to go here when it is really warm. We stayed here in late April (temperature around 20 degrees C), and the flat became a bit warm during the day. In the summer it must be very hot, and one could tell since we found at least 4 electrical fans in the flat.

We loved our stay and would recommend this place to anyone. Especially for a group of friends or a larger family. Clean, beautiful, perfectly "worn" so one does not feel the need to "tip-toe" around antiques, fully equipped with all you need (and a bit more). Just great!

  • Review Submitted: May 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
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PERFECTION

  • 5 of 5

I loved our stay at this beautiful apartment, my family and I were so amazed how perfect everything was. The apartment was very spacious , and looked as it did in the pictures. The location is just were you want to be, two blocks to the beach and walking distance to all the great restaurants. Mary was wonderful to work with, she responded to any questions immediately . This was a dream come true for all of us!!!I would recommend Mary's place and if I can ever come back to Nice, this is where I'm staying. Thank you Mary for letting us enjoy your home. Lisa Kerr

  • Review Submitted: Mar 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
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5

Perfect Location and Wonderful Spacious Apartment

  • 5 of 5

Our 6 day stay in this apartment was absolutely wonderful. From the secured entry way, the quaint elevator, and the entrance to the apartment takes you back in time. This is truly an upscale place to stay. This apartment has all of the comforts of home. Apt is very, very clean. Our hostess was wonderful and properly showed us how each appliance worked and was available by e-mail or text if we needed anything.

We loved the comfort, safety, closeness to everything around us. Approx. 15 minute walk to the train station. 20 minutes to the hub of shopping, 3 blocks from the sea. We walked everywhere. Always felt safe and just simply enjoyed the people who were so kind to help us.

Be sure to make a trip up to the park called Castle Hill that oversees all sides of Nice. What a view!!!! Favorite place to be on a beautiful day.

I wish to give this apartment five (5) stars because it deserves each and every star.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
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5

Truly wonderful place to stay

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was exactly as described, pure luxury. The location, layout and facilities were superb. The apartment was spotless and very well maintained. Dealing with the owner and her manager was a pleasure. We were given an itinerary of all amenities nearby, we experienced some of them and they were excellent. I would highly recommend this apartment

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
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Lovely Nice Apartment

  • 4 of 5

This is our second visit to Nice and our second time renting from Mary. The apartment is absolutely fabulous. We stayed with another couple with 4 small children and the apartment was perfect for our needs. We thought it was spotless, incredibly comfortable and easily accommodated us all. We were once again met by Valerie, Mary's contact in Nice, who kindly helped get us set up and offered to help with anything we needed. The apartment is perfectly placed, close to the beach near the shopping and a block from a park.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
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Lovely stay in Nice

  • 5 of 5

We went to Nice with a party of five and the description of this property was spot on. The most important things for my group was 3 separate bedrooms and at least 2 baths. The location was very good, close to the beach, restaurants and shopping. This is not a place for a car and you do not need one. The property was very clean and inviting. Mary the owner inter acted with us on a timely basis and kept us well informed. Valerie her agent at the location greeted us warmly and was very helpful with local information. Mary contacted us after our visit to thank us and to give feedback on our stay. Very few owners do that.

I cannot encourage people more to rent this beautiful home, especially if you have a large group.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 31, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
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Location

Nearest Airport
5.1 Kilometres
Nice Airport
Nearest Train
0.9 Kilometres
Nice Railway station
Nearest Motorway
3.8 Kilometres
A8
Nearest Beach
0.2 Kilometres
Promenade des Anglais
Car: not necessary

Location, location, location - Central Nice. This beautifully refurbished apartment is perfectly situated for all that the Riviera and Nice has to offer. The apartment is in the centre of 'The Golden Square', the Carre D'or. Steps away from the famous Negressco, on the Promenade des Anglais, one of the few privately owned palaces in the world that is also classified a National Historic Monument. The world famous palm tree lined Promenade des Anglais itself is perfect for taking a seat, admiring the view, bike hiring or relaxing with the local Nicoise. Carre D'or is also the designer district, home to all the big names as well as plenty of boutiques and artisan food shops. The apartment is a five minute walk from the pedestrianised zone, with its bustling pavement cafés and restaurants. The bus and train station are each a 10 minute walk. This apartment is perfect if you want to be within a fifteen minute radius of all that Nice has to offer and it really is the perfect base to explore the Riviera

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Carre d'Or, Nice

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Jul Aug
1 Jul 2016 - 31 Aug 2016
2 night minimum stay
£788
for 2 nights
From
£310
£1,844
 
 
September
1 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016
2 night minimum stay
£645
for 2 nights
From
£239
£1,634
 
 
October
1 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
2 night minimum stay
£486
for 2 nights
From
£159
£1,047
 
 
Nov - March
1 Nov 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
2 night minimum stay
£419
for 2 nights
From
£126
£880
 
 
April
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£486
for 2 nights
From
£159
£1,047
 
 
May Jun
1 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
£645
for 2 nights
From
£239
£1,634
 
 
Jul Aug
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
£788
for 2 nights
From
£310
£1,844
 
 
September
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£645
for 2 nights
From
£239
£1,634
 
 
October
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£486
for 2 nights
From
£159
£1,047
 
 
Nov - Mar
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£419
for 2 nights
From
£126
£880
 
 
April
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
£486
for 2 nights
From
£159
£1,047
 
 
May June
1 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£645
for 2 nights
From
£239
£1,634
 
 
Jul Aug
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
£788
for 2 nights
From
£310
£1,844
 
 
Sept
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£645
for 2 nights
From
£239
£1,634
 

Additional pricing information

Basic incl linen & clean £168
Stay tax €1 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Nice in Nice Area

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 125 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Safe
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , With Hand Sink and Mirror
  • The en-suite bathroom has a bath with shower, toilet with bidet attachment and large sink set in a sand coloured vanity unit, with large backlit mirror. There is ample storage in the vanity unit. The main bathroom has a shower, toilet with bidet attachment, large sink in vanity unit with large backlit mirror. There is a third toilet with hand sink and mirror immediately beside the second and third bedroom. All bathrooms are brand new, fully tiled in cream porcelain. Two hair-dryers are provided in this apartment. 1 bath towel, 1 hand-towel and 1 facecloth are provided per guest. All top quality 5* Hotel standard Egyptian Cotton.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Ensuite
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • The master bedroom has a Kingsized bed, with antique bedside tables, and table lamps, antique wardrobe, antique dresser, a large mirror and a chair. Complementing the parquet flooring are high ceilings and large French double glazed windows with shutters. This bedroom has an en-suite bathroom, with full bath, shower and large sink in vanity unit. The second bedroom offers a double bed with period bedside tables, mirror, chair and wardrobe. The third bedroom has two single beds, gilt mirror, period wardrobe and writing desk with chair. All bedrooms have original polished oak parquet floors, high ceilings with chandelier and decorative cornice. Top quality Egyptian cotton linen is provided as well as thick comfy mattress toppers. All windows are double glazed and have shutters on the outside to ensure a good nights sleep. Alarm clocks are also provided in all rooms.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
From the moment you enter this apartment through its large double mahogany doors, you will be impressed by the feeling of light and space. The large, wide entrance hallway leads to the living room, which is on the corner of the building and has windows on three sides of the room. This room has been carefully designed with comfort as the first priority without compromising at all on style.It is furnished with two large comfortable sofas with coordinating cushions, and a classic French coffee table. A sideboard hosts a large plama TV with cable TV (French channels and BBC World), i-Pod dock, and a DVD player. There is also Wi-Fi access. A chandelier, a large rug, table lamps, The brand new kitchen benefits from a built in dishwasher, washing machine, oven and fridge freezer, electric four-ring hob and extractor fan, kettle, nespresso coffee machine, toaster, and stainless sink. All necessary utensils are provided to cook a family meal. The large dining table will seat six.

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