SAMPLE FRENCH LIVING ON THE RIVIERA, for a holiday break.Rent our apartment close to the beach in Central Nice, rather than booking into a hotel. Self catering offers freedom of eating out or cooking in our kitchen using fresh ingredients from local markets. Unlike many apartments in Old Nice ours has a lift so you don’t have to carry your luggage up or climb the stairs at the end of a long day of sightseeing or swimming.
Our Art Deco Apartment has been designed by Rene Liveri a famous architect from Nice in 1936.It has beautuful mosaics, original tlles in public areas and each apartment in the entrance hall.We have renovated the apartment to give you the comforts of modern living whilst maintaining original features such as decorative floor tiles, paraquet flooring, cornices and ceiling roses. The apartment is in a chic area of Nice so you can sample brasseries, markets, delis, and boutiques mostly used by locals. Our elegant and stylish two bedroom apartment is on the third floor of a beautifully decorated Art Deco apartment block with a lift. The lounge has a small balcony overlooking the Square.The master bedroom is spacious with mirrored wardrobes, a double bed and a chaise lounge near the window.It has high ceilings, cornices and ceiling rose with a pretty chandelier and original paraquet flooring. The second bedroom has a sunny terrace, a desk with a pleasant view.There ia additional storage for coats etc in a cupboard in the hallway. The apartment has an open plan stylish Scandinavian style kitchen and is fully fitted. with dining table for 4 people. , The bathroom has a powerful shower is brand new and there is a sepaerate toilet with a basin.In the sitting room there is a large flat screen TV,a DVD player with a selection of DVDs and CDs, CD player and radio, a broadband connection, WiFi and everything to make your holiday enjoyable
Above all this is our own holiday home away from home and we enjoy it very much and hope you will too.
NICE FOR ART LOVERS and foodies: Nice enjoys lovely weather all year round.It is art lovers paradise It has numerous museums and galleries (Matisse and Chagall among them), three theatres, opera house and symphony orchestra. The train station is only a five-minute walk from the apartment. This excellent service takes you to all the must-see towns and beaches along the Cote d’Azur. The Musicians Quarter is the most elegant and central living area of the city. It is the hub of all the shopping and cultural activities yet is also beside the Promenade des Anglais and within easy waking distance of the old town.
You will be spoilt for choice for quality high end restaurants for that special occasion to the value for money eateries, cafes and bistros serving French, Nicoise and italian specialities.
There are several Michelin star restaurants in the area too.
NICE AROUND THE YEAR: Nice is a year-round destination. It enjoys over 300 days of sunshine a year
Some of the many activities in and around Nice:
February: Mimosa Festival, Carnival
May : Monaco Grand Prix, Cannes Festival
July: Jazz Festival
Swimming and sunbathing almost 9 months of the year!
Beautiful and lively markets, for fresh fruit and vegetables, olives, wines etc and the famous flower market.
There are two indoor fresh produce markets within 5 minutes walk of our apartment, so you are really spoilt for choice.
AROUND NICE- Take your pick!: Nice is an ideal base to explore the beautiful French Riveiera, The Cote d'azur. The Nice Centre Ville SNCF railway station is only an easy five to seven minutes walk from our apartment. Some of the following make excellent days out:
The glamour of Monaco and Cannes
The authentic perched villages of St Paul de Vence and Eze
The fabulous drives along the Mediterranean
Shopping in Italy
All this within half an hour by car or excellent public transport!
Ferries to Corsica and St Tropez are also available from Nice Port.