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Studio center old nice, quiet, near the sea, shops, transports, activities

Bedrooms Studio
Separate WC's1
Space 161 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Guy Boyer
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 April, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday studio in Old Town in Nice

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 161 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Activities Guide
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    - Toilet
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Books
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • arboretum
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • Bowling center
  • Disco club
  • gambling casinos
  • Naturism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Thalassotherapy
  • walking
  • Water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(81 traveller reviews)

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Studio center old nice, quiet, near the sea, shops, transports, activities
average rating of 4.703704 based on 81 reviews

Super Aufenhalt

  • 5 of 5

Es war alles zu unserer Zufriedenheit, Zimmer sauber, der Gastgeber sehr freundlich zuvorkommend und unheimlich nett. Alles sehr empfehlenswert. VLG Ronald und Dorota

  • Review Submitted: 16-Feb-2016
  • Date of Stay: February 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: super séjour ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Il était tout propre était à notre satisfaction, la chambre, les hôtes très sympathiques courtois et extrêmement agréable. Tout fortement recommandé. VLG Ronald et Dorota Date d'Arrivée 12 février 2016 Merci beaucoup pour votre aimable appréciation Dorota et Ronald. Cela a été un plaisir de faire votre connaissance et de vous accueillir. Vous avez été des hôtes parfaits, discrets, calmes, ayant laissé l'appartement dans un état impeccable. Vous serez toujours les bienvenus dans le Vieux-Nice. Bonne continuation. Bien cordialement, Guy. ielen Dank für Ihre Wertschätzung Dorota und Ronald. Es war eine Freude, Sie zu treffen und Sie begrüßen zu können. Sie waren die perfekten Gastgeber, diskret, ruhig, die Wohnung in einwandfreiem Zustand verlassen haben. Sie werden in der Altstadt von Nizza immer willkommen sein. Viel Glück. Mit freundlichen Grüßen, Guy.
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Excelente lugar y atencion

  • 5 of 5

Guy hace todo lo que esta a su alcance para que tengas una buena estadia . Esta bien ubicado a una cuadra del boulevard de niza . A 200 mts del Paseo de los Ingleses. El estudio limpio., ordenado , no le falta nada . Encontramos rica fruta en una Canasta . Baguette. Vino. Chocolate . Queso Huevos. Etc Nos oriento y recomendo lugares . Volveria a este estudio una y otra vez

  • Review Submitted: 24-Oct-2015
  • Date of Stay: October 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Muchas gracias Ruth y José Henry por su mensaje y su amabilidad. Gracias todavía a venir a nuestro apartamento en el casco antiguo de Niza. Les deseo un regreso seguro a casa, y lleno de cosas buenas. Tenga cuidado, y hasta pronto espero en Niza o en Lima ! Sinceramente, Guy.
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Wonderful studio

  • 5 of 5

If you've never been to Nice before, this studio is the perfect introduction. I stayed here for 18 days, and was sorry when I had to return to Paris.

Guy was the best landlord/host ever! Friendly, helpful, and professional, he picked me up at the train station and gave me a little tour of the neighborhood before we went to the apartment. He had stocked the fridge with everything you need for breakfast -- milk, juice, yoghurt, fresh fruit, eggs, bread and more (coffee of course!) If you've ever arrived at an apartment, tired from your journey, only to discover that you must immediately go out and shop for food, you know how much this means.

The studio is small, but it has everything you need. There is plenty of closet space and drawers to store your belongings.

The location of the apartment is unbeatable. At the southern end of the Old Town, you are right at the east end of the famous Cours Saleya, the big outdoor market, ringed with cafes and shops. I timed how long it took for me to walk from the apartment to these places:

2 minutes to the Cours Saleya

3 minutes to the beach (and Guy even has beach umbrellas)

2 minutes to rue Droit, filled with wonderful restaurants, bakeries, etc.

10 minutes to the nearest Tourist Office (where they speak English and are very friendly and helpful)

15-20 minutes to the public buses to Cannes or St Paul de Vence

15-20 minutes to the public buses to Cimiez (Matisse museum and Chagall museum)

In short, you can have the best of the Old Town and the sea. The apartment is well-stocked with maps and tourist information for activities in Nice and other nearby towns along the coast and up in the hills. It's very easy to go on day trips, as the buses are air-conditioned and only cost 1.5 euros!

I also want to mention that the apartment has superb internet connectivity -- my laptop always showed 5 bars out of 5! This means you can watch TV in real-time. Just Google "watch France 24 English" for the French news 24/7, or Google "watch CNN live" to see what's happening in the US. If you have a Netflix account, you can watch many American TV series.

On my last day in Nice, Guy drove me back to the train station, and I took the TGV to Paris. I took the bus to my new apartment, where a single bottle of Evian water awaited me. Seriously.

I miss Guy's apartment already. I definitely recommend it to anyone who likes to live like a local -- much more fun (and a much better value) than a hotel.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jun-2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice studio in a good neighborhood

  • 4 of 5

Guy was very nice. He showed us around town and provided food and a lot of maps. The studio looks better in person than the pictures provided. In the evenings it can get a little noisy but I was too tire and able to sleep through the noise.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jun-2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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A wonderful week's stay

  • 5 of 5

We could not have asked for anyplace better than this apartment. It was close to the beach, to the shops and cafe. It allowed us to feel a part of the Old Town, which was what we wanted. Thanks to Guy, who picked us up from the train station with a warm welcome, then showed us the Important things for our visit around the city, and left us with a fridge full of food. We would have stayed longer if we could have.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Apr-2015
  • Date of Stay: April 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Helen and Graeme, Many thanks for your review which is really encouraging me in my work. I gonna try to improve our little cocoon in the heart of Nice, in the future, to make it like a city halt . It was sincerely a pleasure to meet you, coming from so far ! Have a nice journey in France and Europe. Kind regards, Guy.
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A wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week at Guy's apartment, and we could not have asked for a better stay. We would have stayed longer if we could. We were met at the train station by a smiling Guy, shown some of the highlights if Nice, then arrived at the apartment to a fridge full of food. A comfortable bed, a great location,and a great price. We loved feeling a part of the Old Town for a week.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Apr-2015
  • Date of Stay: April 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Helen and Graeme, Thanks a lot again for your review, I wish you a marvelous travel across Europe. And may be if your travel plan allow another stay in Nice, you could come back ! Who knows ? I wish you all the best. Kind regards, Guy.
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Nearest Airport
8 Kilometres
Nice 'Côte d'Azur'
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
'La Civette'
Nearest Ferry
800 Metres
Port de Nice
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Gare SNCF Nice 'Ville'
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
Sortie n° 50. 'Promenade des Anglais'
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
"Chez Acchiardo"
Nearest Ski
60 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
0.2 Kilometres
Plages Baie des Anges
Car: not necessary


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Un chèque de caution de 300 € est demandé lors de l'entrée dans les lieux. Il n'est pas encaissé. Le chèque est rendu au locataire après l'état des lieux de sortie, sauf si il y avait une dégradation importante du mobilier ou de l'appartement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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