Palm View Apartment
Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
With a palm tree view from each window this delightful well equipped apartment forms part of the historic Villa La Belle Époque and is located in the prestigious Carré d'Or district behind the famous Hotel Negresco. All the charm and finesse of the early 1900 Niçois architecture has been retained, but now the added benefits of modern day living can also be enjoyed.
This air conditioned, ground floor 47 sq m 1 bed-roomed apartment with separate kitchen, shower room and separate toilet has been lovingly refurbished (2013). It is ideal for 2 or 3 adults or 2 adults and a maximum of 2 children (if they share the small double sofabed). On entering the villa you will see the spectacular communal hallway with its original tiled floor ornate staircase and stained glass window. The apartment enjoys an open plan lounge dining area with 2 sofas (1 being a double sofa bed) plenty of storage is available. There is a dining table that seats 4 and an abundance of crockery and cutlery. From the lounge area there is a step up into the compact but fully fitted kitchen. There is a full size oven, 4 ring hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher for your convenience - a perfect kitchen for preparing all the lovely produce you will find. As you would expect in a newly refurbished apartment there is a flat screen television, wifi, radio, telephone that can be used for land-line calls only. The double bedroom is approached from the lounge via 5 steps. There is a wardrobe and bedside cupboards, the French windows opposite the bed open to view a lovely garden area with a palm tree (the garden is not for use with this apartment). From the bedroom there is a shower room with a walk in shower and a sink. The washer/dryer is also located in the bathroom. There is also a separate toilet and wash basin.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Promenade des Anglais - 250 meters|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Nice Airport 7 km, Nearest railway: Gare de Nice Ville 1 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 2|
The Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur region
The Cote d'Azur enjoys a pleasant all year round climate with an average of 300 days of sunshine per year.
The bright sunlight, vivid colours, blue sky and sea that attracted artists such as Picasso and Matisse are as remarkable as ever.
Nice is the capital of the Riviera and the fifth largest city in France. It really is a city with something for everyone. Its mixture of influences (Greek, Roman, English, Russian and American) has perhaps led to its modern day cosmopolitan feel but, although there is a strong Italian influence, particularly in the food and architecture, Nice is still unmistakably French.
The extensive rail network has frequent services to all the main coastal resorts including Mandelieu-La Napoule, Grasse, Cannes, Juan les Pins, Antibes, Villefranche sur Mer, Monaco, Menton and Ventimille in Italy. Other main line services mean that cities including Marseilles, Dijon and Milan are also within reach
The Port is within walking distance where a number of trips can be booked including the ferry to Corsica.
Nice is quite simply a holiday destination that is so irresistible. One visit, however long, is rarely enough!
One of the most sought after areas of Nice, the Carre d'Or area is close to four of the most famous streets in Nice: Boulevard Victor Hugo, Avenue Jean Medecin, Boulevard Gambetta and the world-famous The Promenade des Anglais. This area is characterised by superb turn-of-the-century buildings.
Parallel to the beach, Boulevard Victor Hugo is a splendid area dissecting the two most popular areas of the city, the Quartiers Musiciens and the Carre D'Or. As you would expect for such a location you have everything on your doorstep. Shops, cafes, bars, markets, museums and galleries all wait to be enjoyed along with some tranquil parks where you can relax with a newspaper and a coffee, winter through to summer.
The nearby famous Promenade des Anglais, just 200 meters away, is lined with palm trees and here you will discover that it really is one of the world's best known seafronts. Built by the English in 1822, it is the epitome of the prestige of the French Riviera that has seduced aristocrats and movie-stars alike. The Negresco Hotel, which could easily be one of the great museums in France, is truly a magnificent building, with its unique pink dome that was commissioned by the great architect Gustav Eiffel.
There is something for everyone in Nice, filled with hotels, bars, casinos and restaurants, there is always somewhere to unwind. For something truly different, why not dine in one of the many restaurants that adorn the beach itself. Yet a simple stroll is all it takes to bring you back to a time when only royals and tycoons holidayed on this glorious boulevard.
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20 Aug 2014
Wonderful location, busy enough to get everything you need, but no noise to be heard.Beach .... easy.Town/Old town .... easy.Train station ......easy.Apartment was modern with everything we needed and… More
19 Jul 2014
The Palm View Apartment is in a great location, three blocks from the Promenade des Anglais and easy walking distance to grocery stores, restaurants/bars, patisseries without being too noisy. The ap… More
25 Jun 2014
Lovely flat and excellently positioned for the beach and the town. Really helpful agents as well and the flat has everything you will need.Highly recommended.… More
10 Jun 2014
"Nice quiet, residential location"
Apartment within walking distance of many great restaurants and Promenade d'Angles. Manager was very friendly & helpful, apartment had a fully-stocked kitchen & wines. Layout a little funky (toil… More
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