Apartment | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
The apartment combines spacious and elegant accommodation in a tranquil setting with ready access to the beaches and multiple attractions of the resort of Cannes. It is located in the attractive and quiet area of Le Riou. This is a short walk to the old town of Le Suquet and the glamour of the promenade of La Croisette. The fresh food and flower market at Marche Forville and the excellent restaurants of Rue du Suquet and Rue St Antoine are also nearby.
The 15metre pool is being totally refurbished for spring 2013. Super fast wifi is new for 2013 as well.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Plage du Midi 900 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Nice 33 km, Nearest railway: Cannes 700 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 7|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
|Further details indoors||
The main reception and dining area is spacious and light. There are comfortable seating areas and a dining table for 6. LCD TV, DVD and CD facilities are supplied with all UK TV channels as well as French TV. High speed Wifi is available free of charge.
There is state of the art air conditioning / heating throught out the apartment.
All rooms have double patio door access to the private garden.
The kitchen is well equipped with oven, microwave, toaster, large fridge/freezer, washing machine and dryer and dishwasher. There is a breakfast room for eating in this area.
Each bedroom has bathing facilities. The master bedroom has twin beds and extensive wardrobes.
There is an en suite Jacuzzi bath, separate shower and toilet.
The second bedroom has a double bed, en suite bath and sink, whilst the third bedroom has twin beds and extensive wardrobes.
A shower room and separate toilet are opposite this bedroom.
All rooms have travertine marble or woodstrip floors and there are electric radiators for colder months.
Bedlinen and towels are supplied. A baby cot is available.
|Further details outdoors||
The private garden with the apartment is on two levels. The larger part surrounding the apartment is flat and planted with grass, shrubs, lemon and orange trees.
There are facilities for outdoor dining and sunbathing. The garden is private and lit at night. A lower part of the garden is separate with a secure access gate. This area is steeper and is not suitable for young children or the elderly.
A further garden area around the apartment block is laid to lawns and shrub and flower borders. The swimming pool is situated in this garden and is open from 9AM to 9PM. It is 14 metres in length and is secured for the safety of children.
Changeover days are flexible.
Minimum let of 5 days.
30% non refundable deposit on booking.
Remaining 70% to be paid one month before arrival date or at booking whichever is earlier.
The Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur region
The local area of Cote d'Azur is renowed for its beauty and climate. Summer time has a classic Mediterranean climate with average temperatures of 26-30degrees celsius . Spring and autumn are mild though usually bright.
The Cote d'Azur has many attractions for families - beaches, swimming,sailing, amusement and water parks at Cannes la Bocca and Antibes as well as tennis and golf at Mandelieu.
For those interested in culture or history, visits to Les Iles Lerins ( monastery and said to be the prison of the Man in the Iron Mask) in the Bay of Cannes, Antibes for gallery of Picasso, St Paul de Vence hilltop village home to many artists, and Nice, cosmopolitan city with famous, modern and medieval art galleries.
Visitors who enjoy the good life will enjoy the ambience, good food , many restaurants nearby and the wonderful food and flowers in the Marche Forville a short stroll from the apartment. The bars and night clubs around the Croisette in Cannes are renowned for lively and late entertainment. A visit to St Tropez is also fun - take a ferry from the port in Cannes for a day out.
A different lifestyle is accessible in the small provencal villages behind Cannes. Grasse is famous for its perfumes and is worth a visit. Biot is a pretty village renowned for glassblowing and there are many attractive old villages within 30 minutes drive.
Marche Forville, open daily 7am -1pm lively market for fresh Provencal produce, fish, flowers.
Excellent shopping facilities including several supermarkets locally. Boulevard de La Croisette famous for luxury shopping.
Cannes Film Festival Mid-late May- world renowned film festival with many film actors/ actresses in town.
The port of Cannes is always busy with many large and small boats moored. Sailing trips, ferries to Iles Lerins, St Tropez, and Corsica leave from here.
Summer Fireworks ; organised by the Town Council, weekly in the summer evenings. Walk up to Le Suquet for a panoramic view of the Bay of Cannes and the spectacular Firework shows.
The old quarter of Cannes centres around Le Suquet is very close to the apartment and has cobbled streets and many restaurants and bars along the Rue du Suquet and Rue St Antoine - ideal for Mediterranean evenings.