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Ancient Italian Palace, Downtown-Nice

People5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Space 75 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

The flat is located on the third & last floor in an ancient private palace built in the middle of the XIXth century, at the bottom of the Cimiez hill, in the Carabacel area. Situated 5 minutes walk away from old downtown and the bus station, 10 from harbour and Nice-Etoile mall, and 20 from the train station and Nice beaches, the flat takes advantage from an exceptional location to discover the many assets of this tremendous city : from ligure castels up to aristocratic palaces from ' Belle Epoque ', the city has many atmospheres, pieces of nice architecture, colors and art that should delight the ones who are looking for romantism and refinement. The flat will surely delight every mind sensitive to the charm of Belle Epoque, thanks to the building architecture made of retondes, the distribution of its rooms, its exposition, and its beautiful view of the Nice Castle park and St François tower, despite the old stairs and the wild appearance of the garden !

Sheets and linen can be provided for 20 Euros per person. Final cleaning is done by you or can be provided for 75 Euros. We ask for 500 euros warranty deposit at the entrance in the apartment.

Options and rules:

Non smoking apartment. The warranty deposit may cover any extra expenses related to furniture damage, phone bill, or any other.

The refund of this warranty will be done the day the keys of the apartment are returned to the owner, including the possible deduction of the money due for reparations, including housework. A 100 € fee shall be applied in case of housework when leaving the flat.

Quiet and old buiding:impossible to danse, jump, have parties, make noise in the building.

More Details

Owner
David Balme
Member since: 2002
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
25 March, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Cimiez in Nice

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 75 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 5
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for children
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • town
Theme:
  • Historic
General:
  • Dialup Access
  • Fan
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linen Rental Possible
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mezzanine
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Bath (no shower)
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Canoe
  • Courtyard
  • Terrace
  • Garden ...
Attractions:
  • museums
Leisure Activities:
  • Hydrotherapy
  • walking
  • Water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Sheets and linen can be provided for 20 Euros per person. Final cleaning is done by you or can be provided for 75 Euros. We ask for 500 euros warranty deposit at the entrance in the apartment. Non smoking apartment. The warranty deposit may cover any extra expenses related to furniture damage, phone bill, or any other. The refund of this warranty will be done the day the keys of the apartment are returned to the owner, including the possible deduction of the money due for reparations, including housework. A 100 € fee shall be applied in case of housework when leaving the flat. Quiet and old buiding:impossible to danse, jump, have parties, make noise in the building.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(27 traveller reviews)

Ancient Italian Palace, Downtown-Nice
average rating of 4.6296296 based on 27 reviews
Midhurst in Sussex, England
5

"This is a wonderfully ch...

  • 5 of 5

"This is a wonderfully characterful yet comfortable apartment in a stylish building with great views. We always enjoyed eating our meals in the main room, and found the kitchen well equipped. We found that the apartment keeps cool in hot weather, due to the nature of the building and as there is some breeze at that height. A great bakery and supermarket are close at hand. We enjoyed watching the baby doves in the palm tree close by. Nathalie was friendly. We'd love to return."

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

"We truly enjoyed our sta...

  • 5 of 5

"We truly enjoyed our stay at Villa Beau Site. There's charm to it - a lot of light and space, and beautiful views over the city from the lovely two balconies, where we enjoyed both our morning coffees and glasses of wine in the evening. The neighbourhood with its Belle Epoque villas is very attractive. The flat works well for a family of 4 - we stayed there with our two teenagers who also truly felt at home. The flat is at a short walking distance from the old town."

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

"Very quiet place, close ...

  • 4 of 5

"Very quiet place, close to transport and city centre. Pleasing view. All the things needed in the kitchen."

  • Review Submitted: Jun 13, 2007
  • Date of Stay: May 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

"The apartment was great,...

  • 5 of 5

"The apartment was great, clean and well located. We had plenty of space and would certainly recommend it to others. The only problem was that hot water was only available in the mornings for showers, not in the afternoon/evening."

  • Review Submitted: Nov 24, 2006
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2006
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A pure and romantic parad...

  • 5 of 5

A pure and romantic paradise in busy Nice in an old authentic building. We were overwelhmed by the hospitality of the owner, David. Furhtermore the small balcony is ideal for eating croissants in the morning and enjoying -nice- wines in the evening with a stunning view over Nice.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 11, 2002
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2002
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

Bon séjour dans cet appartement

  • 3 of 5

Calme et très belle vue sur les toits de Nice

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Cimiez, Nice Area

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
 
avril-juin
26 Mar 2017 - 24 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
£104
for 2 nights
From
£52
£406
£1,038
 
 
juillet- août
25 Jun 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£605
for 7 nights
From
£86
£2,162
 
 
septembre
27 Aug 2017 - 23 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£95
£562
£1,730
 
 
oct-dec
24 Sep 2017 - 23 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£259
for 3 nights
From
£86
£424
£1,038
 
 
noël
24 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£666
for 7 nights
From
£95
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£121
for 2 nights
From
£61
£389
£1,038
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Vous pouvez louer draps et serviettes pour 20 Euros par personne et choisir de payer le ménage de départ pour 75 Euros.
Nous demandons le dépôt d'une caution de 500 euros à l'entrée dans l'appartement. Le montant du ménage pourra en être déduit si l'appartement n'est pas propre.
Appartement non fumeur. Usage calme: Impossible de danser, sauter ou recevoir beaucoup de monde.

Apartment must be perfectly clean on check out. Guests can choose to pay the cleaning fee: 75 euros
Sheets and linen can be provided for 20 Euros per person. Final cleaning is done by you or can be provided for 75 Euros. We ask for 500 euros warranty deposit at the entrance in the apartment.
Non smoking apartment. The warranty deposit may cover any extra expenses related to furniture damage, phone bill, or any other.
The refund of this warranty will be done the day the keys of the apartment are returned to the owner, including the possible deduction of the money due for reparations, including housework. A 100 € fee shall be applied in case of housework when leaving the flat.
Quiet and old buiding:impossible to danse, jump, have parties, make noise in the building.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

(Text automatically translated) Follow signs Acropolis and Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Turn right at the foot of the sign for the hotel imperial. The building is the first face engaging in the rise.

(palais Lascaris, Régina, arènes romaines, promenade des arts, Villa Beau Site, château de l'anglais, Villa Kerylos, parc du château, églises baroques, Vieux-Nice, …).

Local area food specialties in old Nice (socca, farcis, soupes, pâtes, gnocchis, huile d'olive, glaces italiennes, …)

Le train des Pignes : small touristic train going along the Var valley. Many stops possible in the medieval village of Entrevaux and beautiful walks possible from Anot.

Le train des Merveilles : train going from central Nice station to Mercantour National park where you can see old paintings and beautiful high-mountain landscapes.

La Villa Kerylos : an old-fashioned greek house built in the purest ancient greek tradition.

Le chemin de Nietzche & the old medieval village of Eze : une beautiful 45 min walk up in the mediterranean vegetatio with an unbelievable view of the sea

Le Vieil Antibes : the old medieval village facing Nice on the other side of the bay

Le sentier des douaniers autour du Cap Ferrat : a nice walk around Ferrat cape

Villefranche sur mer : a pictural village at the bottom of the cleefs of Villefranche, close to the sea.

… and many other tremendous things

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