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Gites des Chênes 1

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Gites des Chenes & the colourful gardens

Apartment / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 2

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Apartment / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

This spacious studio apartment is immaculately presented, in a perfectly tranquil setting, high up in the hills to the west of Nice. It has superb, panoramic views to the mountains and the sea.

“Gîtes des Chênes“ are set amongst 3.5 hectares, made up of landscaped gardens, with lawns, fragrant borders and ancient oak trees and an olive plantation producing olive oil and salted olives.

The studio apartment was designed and built respecting the original French “restanques” (stone terraced agricultural land) which can still be seen in the area today.

The apartment is tastefully furnished for 2 people, with a spacious living/bedroom, a bathroom and separate kitchen. It also comes with its own furnished terrace and separate garden area.

During the summertime you can cool off in the good-sized swimming pool, and there is sun-loungers and a barbecue – a perfect place to relax, read a book and take in the fantastic views.

The apartment has parking within the grounds; one car per apartment and visitors parking may be arranged.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Nearest beach Nice 20 km
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Nice - Cote d'Azur 21 km
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, Staffed property, Sea view
Pool Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Children's pool
General Central heating, TV, Table tennis, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 2
Other High chair
Outdoors Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Secure parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

This spacious studio apartment comprises of a large living room/bedroom with 2 single beds (which can be made into a double as per photos), a dining table and chairs for two, and wardrobes. There are two sets of French doors, one opening out onto a balcony, the other onto a covered terrace equipped with table and chairs for outside dining.

There is a small, but very well equipped kitchen with oven, microwave, fridge, kettle and small freezer. There are also shared washing machine and drying facilities in a utility room. A fully tiled bathroom comes with a shower over bath, WC and hand basin.

Most who stay here, come to enjoy the peace & quiet and the great outdoors, however a television (French) is available upon request!

The owners at “Gites des Chênes” live on site; they are very hospitable and will make you feel very welcome.

Further details outdoors

Outside, you can lose yourself in the beautiful gardens and there is a swimming pool of 12 x 6 metres, plus a children's pool of 3.6 x 2metres.

For the sporty ones amongst us, you can enjoy table tennis and boules on site (and badminton subject to availability), and for the exhausted ones the owners offer a small library of books to read!

There are 2 bicycles available to rent subject to availability, one mans and one ladies. They are the road bike type and are available for 12 euros per day.

Further details

Previous guests comments and feedback are available on our own website – please ask for details.

The French Riviera - Cote d'Azur region

There are local markets held in Nice, Vence and over the Italian border in Ventimillia.

There are many sporting activities in the area – golf, tennis, sailing, river bathing, kayaking, climbing, and fishing to name just a few.

With its close proximity to the surrounding, hilly countryside, this makes the apartment an ideal base for those who enjoy the outdoors, walking and cycling. The region is also well served by ski-stations in the winter, some of which can be reached within an hours drive.

Other attractions in the region are the Carnival of Nice, The Cannes Film Festival, The Monaco Grand Prix, the International Jazz Festival of Nice, The Classical Sailing Boats race of Cannes & Antibes, the summer open-air Opera Festival of Gattieres and Marineland in Antibes.

The apartments are also within easy reach of Nice International Airport and all that the Cote d'Azur has to offer.

Carros

“Gites des Chênes” are situated very close to the X11 Century, cliff top village of Carros, with its little pedestrian streets, immaculately kept houses, gift shop and restaurant. From here, you'll get sweeping views down the Var River valley to the sea.

There are further shops, restaurants, boulangeries and a supermarket in the town of Gattieres, approximately 5km away.

Other surrounding towns to visit are Vence (15km), St Paul de Vence (20km), Nice (25km), and Cannes (38km).

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20 Jan 2015

5/5

"Beautiful view, delightful hosts and very relaxing holiday"

Delightful place to stay. Our hosts Alfredo and Catherine were extremely helpful and welcoming. The facilities were functional and homely and the views were incredible. A joy to wake every morning. Having dogs the hosts were very helpful. They took us to the vet just before our return for their pre UK vaccination. They showed us where to do local walks. They also suggested places to visit, eat. Very Satisfied

Thanks for the review, we're delighted you enjoyed the accommodation and extended your stay! We look forward to welcoming you back - Team Joie de Vivre

31 Oct 2013

5/5

"Beautiful and peaceful location with magnificent views"

We spent a very enjoyable and interesting few days in this lovely region in November 2010. Our hosts were so cordial and very generous with their time in providing helpful local information. We we found the accommodation very comfortable and clean with all our needs met and, in addition, it had such wonderful views. The one disadvantage for some might be that in order to access such spectacular mountain views, steps are almost a necessity and a certain fitness for transferring luggage. But heyho who wouldn't want to clamber up a few steps to enjoy this beautiful hideout. I do hope to be able to re-visit.

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    Calendar last updated:26 Aug 2015

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