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Heart of Old Nice. A Spacious 2 Bedroom Family Owned Apartment with Free WiFi

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Space 807 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 1 bathroom, seperate toilet, sleeps 4, floor area 75m with Wi-Fi

A light, spacious apartment in the heart of Nice's historical Old Town. Two minutes from the beach, even less from the famous Cours Saleya Fruit and Flower market, and in the very centre of what makes this such a fabulous city to visit, its atmosphere and vibrancy. You could spend weeks here and never become bored enough to feel the need to search beyond its boundaries. Its pedestrianised narrow lanes teem with restaurants, bars and pavement cafes, alongside art galleries and antique shops. The apartment is on the third floor (no lift) of a 400 year old Nicoise building. The three main rooms each have two windows that allow light to flood in no matter the time of year. All you require is supplied to make your stay as pleasant and as comfortable as possible, from a vast selection of CDs and DVDs (if you can find the time) to all necessary kitchen gadgets. The TV receives UK satellite (non Sky) TV and radio broadcasts and Wi-Fi access is available. The contemporary bathroom has a seperate shower cubicle.


Owner
Peter and Patricia Carney
Member since: 2007
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 April, 2018

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 807 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
  • The mosaic tiled bathroom has a contemporary suite and a seperate shower cubicle. The sink sits on a teak stand with matching cabinet, with wall lights and mirror above. There is a wooden shelf unit for storage, and an integral hairdryer is supplied. The toilet is seperate.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Main bedroom has large double bed together with spare blankets if required. There is a large deep double wardrobe, and two antique bedside chests. The floor is tiled. The second bedroom is modern with two single beds with a chest between. There is a large double wardrobe with spare blankets and throws. This room is also tiled.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Singles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Children are welcome.

Reviews

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Heart of Old Nice. A Spacious 2 Bedroom Family Owned Apartment with Free WiFi
average rating of 4.910714 based on 56 reviews
5

Incredibly charming flat in the heart og the old town!

  • 5 of 5

This flat is even nicer then it looks in the pictures and the location is amazing. 30 seconds from the flower market and 2 min from the sea. Couldn't ask for more!

We travelled with a baby and the flat is very child friendly - however do not bring too much luggage! It is a bit of a workout to bring the luggage and stroller up and down the stairs but I would gladly do it again.

On top of everything Peter makes it very easy to visit Nice. Whatever you need he can help you, very accommodating host.

Would definitely recommend this flat!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect location, perfect size, perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Where to begin? Let'start with Peter. Right from the beginning, he provided lots of information about the area, places to see, restaurants to visit. The information was invaluable while we were there.

The apartment was fantastic. It'location in the old town was exactly where you wanted to be. It was down an alleyway to lots of restaurants. Go the other way and you are at the market. Go straight down the way and you are at the Palais du Justice. Five minutes away, is the beach and lots of buses to Monaco, Cannes and Menton.

Now on to the apartment itself. For Nice, it was especially large. It had two bedrooms, one with a queen bed and one with two twins. There was a lot of storage if you were staying for an extended time. The living -dining area could accommodate many people with comfy couches and TV. The apartment bathroom has a magnificent tub and shower. My favorite part of the apartment were the tall windows with their green shutters!

The apartment is equipped with everything you need except food but in the warrens of old town, you will find anything for your heart's desire especially your am croissants! Yum. There are dishes, glasses etc enough so you don't have to run the dishwasher every day. We didn't use the coffee maker as it looked complex and I didn't want to break it.

It was a sad time when we lugged our bags down the stairs for the last time.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great location in an old style building

  • 4 of 5

This 2 bedroom apartment is in a very handy location to restaurants and good shops. Metro close by and a few minutes walk to the beach. It can be quite noisy in the late evening if you want to leave the windows open but okay with windows closed. We did find the stairs a problem with our heavy luggage however. Apartment is well equipped with everything you need.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect apartment in perfect location.

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful apartment! We couldn't of asked for a better place to stay. The location is perfect, right in the old town and a five minute walk to the sea. It has everything you need and more. The kitchen is so well equipped even offering all you need to pack up a picnic for a day out or day trip.

Peter was so friendly and helpful and went above and beyond to make sure our stay was comfortable and that we had everything we needed.

It's the perfect place to stay for a long weekend and next time we will definitely extend our stay. There is just so much to do! Wonderful restaurants to eat out and a fantastic daily farmers market to pick up any bits you need, it literally a two minute walk away. A really wonderful apartment, home from home in a fantastic location.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: James, It was a pleasure having you stay, and you are welcome to return at any time. Regards, Peter.
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5

Fantastic apartment in Old Nice

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay here! We booked very last minute and the owners were so helpful and obliging with such short notice. The apartment is so cosy, comfortable and well equipped, it had everything you could possibly need - including a cot for our baby and a high chair - which was a saviour, we found them quite difficult to find in France generally. Everything was spotlessly clean when we arrived.

Location in Old Nice was perfect - we were right amongst everything and so close to the markets and the beach. The restaurant downstairs was gorgeous. Having a baby we needed to spend a fair bit of time in the apartment while she slept and it was lovely to be able to relax with a glass of wine, open the windows and hear the bustle of Old Nice around us - it was just a lovely experience. These sort of apartments are the reason we prefer not to stay in hotels!

Once again, the owners were so helpful and sent us so much information on the local area, recommendations, helpful hints, everything. I would recommend this apartment to anyone!

Kate, Perth Australia

  • Review Submitted: 06-Dec-2015
  • Date of Stay: April 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

just right!

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time we have stayed for a week at this apartment. we returned this april as we had had such a good experience 5 years ago with the city, the accommodation and peter's hospitality and expert attention to detail regarding arrangements.

we have 2 primary school aged children who loved it just as much as we did.

the apartment is absolutely perfectly located (presuming you can manage the stairs up to the 2nd/3rd floor). close enough to all old town sights and the promenade to pop back "home" thought the day if required. it is incredibly well furnished/stocked with books/dvd's/cooking equipment/condiments - just like being at home.

nice itself is fantastic. we brought our kids scooters from home and they loved zipping along the promenade cycle lane - we grown ups made good use of the very cheap "boris bike" rental network and chased after them!

the old town is an incredible place to just wander day and night. easy access to buses along the coast.

best place for socca = bella socca. best ice-cream = fenochio's on place rosetti.

warning to parents - once your kids have discovered the adventure play areas of the new park which runs the length of the old town you will be continually nagged to go back there - but it is worth it!!

we look forward to our 3rd trip in another 5 years. thank you peter and family.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Apr-2015
  • Date of Stay: April 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
7 Kilometres
Nice International Airport
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Nice
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Nice
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
A8
Car: not necessary

The apartment is two strides away from Rue Prefecture in the pedestrianised sector of Old Nice, midway between vibrant Place Rossetti and the famous Cours Saleya flower, fruit and vegetable market. The beach is a two minute stroll away. There are innumerable restaurants, bars, cafes, art galleries and antique shops all within 250 metres of the apartment's doorstep. Nice is compact enough to discover thoroughly on foot, so a car is absolutely not necessary. If you wished to explore further afield, the Bus Station is a ten minute walk away, and the main Railway Station approx 1 kilometre and reachable by tram in 5 minutes. Every type of shopping is also close by, from Galerie Lafayette and the Nice Etoile shopping centre, to small boutiques selling unique fashion items, and speciality foods.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Old Town, Nice Area

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Mid Season
31 Mar 2018 - 20 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£470
for 4 nights
From
£110
£725
 
 
Nightly Rate
21 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£470
for 4 nights
From
£110
£725
 
 
Mid Season
1 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£470
for 4 nights
From
£110
£725
 
 
High Season
30 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
4 night minimum stay
£530
for 4 nights
From
£125
£830
 
 
Mid Season
1 Sep 2018 - 24 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
£470
for 4 nights
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£110
£755
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£470
for 4 nights
From
£110
£730
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning (E45 on Sunday) £30
Refundable Damage Deposit £200
Stay tax £1.00 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 18 years.

Linen (both sheets and towels) are of Egyptian cotton and are included in the rental. Both Gas and Electricity are also included in the rental rates. A cleaning fee of Euros35 (Euros45 for Sunday Departure) is payable on arrival. We do our very best to arrange convenient handover times.

Taxe de Sejour payable for over 18s.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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