HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar

Richard Freeland

Member since: 2010
Call Owner
Speaks English, French

Beautiful, exclusive air conditioned villa with 17m private pool

7 Reviews
People12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms5
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Pay with confidence

Your booking will be backed by our Book with Confidence Guarantee when you complete your reservation online and finalise payment on HomeAway.

Learn more

Overview

Photos and Description of this 6 bedroom holiday villa in Californie Pézou - Villa Jolie

6 double bedrooms. 5 in main villa,1 in the adjacent fully equipped pool house

Villa Jolie is encircled by continuous wide balconies on both levels, accessed from the rooms by French doors. The villa is surrounded by mature garden and several terraces.

Park your car in the enclosed car port and walk to the front door which opens to the villa's upper level. The hallway contains an antique piano and has access to a fully fitted kitchen.

Further on is the arched entrance to the large reception area with comfortable seating area, a 52' LCD TV, Bose surround sound and UK high definition satellite TV. Free WiFi Internet and free telephone calls to most international land lines are available.This room also contains a dining area with seating for 12 under a crystal chandelier.

The upper level also has bedroom 1 with en-suite bathroom with WC which can be accessed either via the bedroom or the hallway. The lower level contains 4 more bedrooms.

The pool house in one level below and contains the 6th bedroom with en-suite bathroom & WC and another fully fitted kitchen.

Local area and position: Cannes was developed by the wealthy Victorians and Edwardians who came here to enjoy the beautiful year round climate, and famous painters came to this region to live and make use of the unique light that exists here.

It has now become world famous because of the annual Cannes Film Festival which draws in celebrities from all over the globe. For these reasons, Cannes has world class shopping, containing all the top name brands as well as all amenities situated locally.

Cannes is perfectly positioned to enjoy the pleasures of the azure Mediterranean Sea to the South and the mountains of the Esteral and the Alpes Maritimes to the North. It is centrally positioned to enable easy motorway or train access to Nice, Monaco and Italy to the East and St. Tropez and the more rural Var to the West.

All around are beautiful Provençal villages.

The Villa: Villa Jolie is in a peaceful location with mature gardens surrounding it.

The grounds contain twelve olive trees, a lemon tree, numerous cacti and a very old pine tree which provides shade to parts of the garden. There is stone work in the garden with two types of bougainvillea (red and purple) climbing it. Another stone wall, next to the pool, is covered with jasmine.

The pool is splendid, varying in depth between 0.9 and 2.5 metres and you can have an uninterrupted swim for 17 metres. The pool is surrounded by terracing and access to the pool house with fully equipped kitchen and bathroom with WC.

Feedback: I have many repeat bookings and most guests describe the villa as beautiful, even stunning.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Richard Freeland (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Call Owner
Speaks English, French

Reviews

5
based on 7 holidaymaker reviews

Beautiful, exclusive air conditioned villa with 17m private pool
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
5

Fantastic Villa excellently located & superb pool

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at Villa Jolie for 7 nights as a family party of 8.

The villa is very well presented with plenty of bedrooms and bathrooms in the main house. We were all accommodated in the house and did not need to use the additional room in the pool house, but can see the advantage where there are additional people or more than 1 family staying there.

The main lounge area is very bright with plenty of comfy seating for all and a big screen TV with FreeSAT and a DVD player. There is also a large glass dining table with seating for 10+in the lounge area.

The pool is to die for - large and well maintained and has shallow and deep ends to match the needs of the various age groups.

There is a table tennis table and table with chairs on the terrace above the pool, which proved very popular during the evenings when it was a bit cooler.

Location wise the villa is well situated for seeing the sites of the Cote D'Azur with easy access to the main motorway. It is located on a hill in a quiet tree lined street surrounded by other upmarket properties of similar style. The villa felt very secure with electrically activated gates at both top and bottom entrances and shutters on all the door and windows of the property.

Big American style fridges with ice making were located in both the main house kitchen and at the poolhouse and came in very useful.

There is air conditioning throughout the property, which worked very well and whilst not really used during the day, was much appreciated during the night.

Richard, the propery owner, is good to deal with and always responds very quickly to any questions or calls for support.

Villa Jolie is thoroughly recommended where a large party want a bit of luxury and a great pool when visiting the area.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Brian, for your thorough review and for leaving my villa clean and tidy. I hope all prospective renters will read this and feel assured that the villa fits the description and choose to stay! Best regards, Richard.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Sunny and relaxing week in lovely Villa Jolie

  • 5 of 5

We came to Cannes to celebrate grandpa's 60 years jubileum with 4 children and their families; 9 adults and 2 children. The main reason we chose Villa Jolie was the beautiful, big pool and enough rooms with bathrooms for every family. We did not disappoint. Villa was perfect for our purposes. It felt like home. Also the pool house was in active use when we grilled and spent nice time together in the evenings.

We warmly recommend this property; we were very well informed and taken care of.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice review, I'm pleased you were not disappointed.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Fabulous Villa in a geat location

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous Villa situated in a very smart neighbourhood. There is so much space in this villa that families can really spread out and find a quiet spot if that is required. Long wide balconies with lovely views just add to the charm of this villa.

There are various areas for alfresco dining which we made full use of..

We really did enjoy our stay.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 24, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your review. Please come again!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Great villa

  • 5 of 5

Great villa for a large group with fantastic pool and separate bar and en-suite bathrooms for most bedrooms.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Perfect for Multi Family Holiday

  • 5 of 5

Great Villa with Plenty of space for three families and Kids.Excellent Pool with the pool room great for lunching. Terrace above the Pool room perfect for evening entertainment wrt having a cold drink and BBQ. Air conditioning a plus with the Villa conveniently located just outside of Cannes centre.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 28, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear prospective renters, Here is another example of how my villa is an ideal choice for flexible accommodation, providing great facilities for relaxation and entertainment in a great location.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Excellent!!!

  • 5 of 5

This Villa had loads of space, loads of bathrooms, loads of bedrooms, excellent airconditioning in every room and bedroom even hallways. There are multiple outdoor seating areas for dining and relaxing which accommodate 10+ in each location around the house. There is ample parking at the two access routes to the house, upper front door higher road and lower poolside door beside the Villa garage. The house has a lovely large bright living room with a dining table for 10+. The kitchen has every mod con you could want with an ice maker fridge and plenty of storage. There is an excellent pool house / apartment with its own kitchen, dining area double bedroom and bathroom. There were 10 in our group and we had some much space to roam around the house and grounds at times it seemed quiet. Located in a lovely very upmarket area of Cannes where all the houses are surrounded by mature trees with no noise or traffic. It's just 15 minutes on foot and 3 minutes in a car to the town areas and 5 minutes to the main Cote D'Azur motorway, this is a super base for every type of Holiday wheather exploring the Riviera or just Canned, you just can not go wrong. We loved it and hope to return.

This is a great house. The landlord was very nice to deal with and there was nothing exra we needed in the house for our stay. An absolute must. The pictures of this house are great but to see this in the flesh is truly excellent. Well worth every penny ;-))))

  • Review Submitted: Oct 30, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Cian, thank you for taking the trouble to make a review, I appreciate it very much. You are all welcome back and I hope to see you next year!
Did you find this review helpful?
7 1

Location

Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Nice
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
Le Jardin
Nearest Ferry
3 Kilometres
Cannes
Nearest Golf
7 Kilometres
Royal Mougins
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Cannes
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
A8 junction 40
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Kilometres
Le jardin
Nearest Ski
25 Kilometres
Gréolières
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Croisette
Car: necessary

Villa Jolie is located in the sought after district of Californie on the hill on the Cannes side of Super Cannes. This area contains many of the best luxury villas owned by the rich and famous.

To the south there is a view of the Mediterranean Sea and the bay of Cannes. The Carlton Hotel is visible as is the Old Port and the Cannes old town called Le Suquet. In the distance you can see across the bay to Theole and Mirimar.

To the west the villa enjoys beautiful sunsets and views of the roof tops of Le Cannet, to the north you can see across to Mougins and Grasse and the mountains of the Esterel beyond.

The villa is approximately 3 km from the Croisette and Palais des Festivals, and all local amenities are nearby. Beaches are located off the Croisette and continue along the coastline in both directions.

Cannes is centrally placed on the Riviera to give easy access to Nice and the main airport, Monaco, Antibes, St. Tropez and the beautiful Provençal villages in all directions

Other Activities: Shopping

Golf: There are ten golf courses within 10 km of the villa, including the famous Royal Mougins Golf Club.

Ski: The nearest ski resort is Gréolières which is only a 45 minutes away. A drive of an hour and a half will get you to Auron, Valberg and Isola 2000 which has made a bid for the Winter Olympics.

Photos

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Californie Pézou, Cannes

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low Season
27 Aug 2016 - 13 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£3,486
for 7 nights
£3,486
 
 
Mid Season
14 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£4,244
for 7 nights
£4,244
 
 
High Season
1 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£4,972
for 7 nights
£4,972
 
 
Low Season
26 Aug 2017 - 11 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£3,486
for 7 nights
£3,486
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £866
Pet Fee £0

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Enter dates to see total
Enquire Now
Available arrival
Available
Unavailable

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Californie Pézou in Cannes - Grasse - Antibes

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 250 m²
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Shower also has 6 side jets
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • All bathrooms have wash basins, mirrors, pedal bins and vanity units. Towels are provided and hair driers are available.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , En-suite bath & WC
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , En-suite bath & WC
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , En-suite shower & WC
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , Adjacent bath & WC
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Adjacent bath & WC
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed , En-suite bath & WC
  • All bedrooms have ceiling fans and are separately air conditioned. Bedroom 1 has a view of garden. Bedroom 2 has a view of the pool. Bedroom 3 has French door access to southern terrace. Bedroom 4 has dual French door access to balcony and southern terrace. Bedroom 5 has dual French door access to balcony and pool house roof terrace. Bedroom 6 is in the pool house with dual access to the pool terrace. All bedrooms have en-suite facilities except bedroom 4 and 5, which share a separate adjacent bathroom with WC which is situated between the two rooms.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Piano
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • 17 garden chairs
  • 12 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • luaus
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There is enclosed car port parking at the top level and an enclosed garage at the bottom level. Both have electrically operated doors. Further parking off road is available in front of the garages on the lower level for an additional four cars. Additional services and facilities are available at extra charge on request. e.g. chef, waitress(es), chauffeur, daily cleaner, event planner, information and organisation of special interests.

Partner Offers

 
Portable wifi hotspot

You might like these similar properties