Studio | No Bedrooms | sleeps 2
At an altitude of 600 metres, this property is accessed by a private road of 3 kilometers and is surrounded by beautiful unspoilt countryside ideal for hikers, ornithologists, and nature lovers. The grounds are a haven for birds, butterflies and wildflowers. Eagles can often be seen circling the hills behind the property. Monaco and Nice airport are just 30 minutes away by car. The amazing new Nice tramway with easily accessible free parking is less than fifteen minutes away. Several excellent restaurants can be found in the nearby perched villages of Tourrette Levens and Aspremont, and many of the Riviera's finest beaches are within easy reach. A very rare opportunity to combine the excitement of the Riviera with the hidden delights of a traditional rural provençal retreat.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, Studio|
|Nearest beach||Nice 6 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Nice 15 km, Nearest railway: Nice 6 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Further details indoors|
This small but delightful chalet of 16 square metres has a light and airy main sitting/sleeping space, with the choice of double or two single beds. One side is designed as a kitchen area and there is a separate shower room with w.c.
|Further details outdoors|
Additional living space is provided around the plunge pool, located in a shady corner of the garden. A tent can be provided for older children. The grounds are steeply sloped with steps and therefore this property is unsuitable for very young children without supervision.
The Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur region
At 600 metres altitude, La Cigale enjoys a wonderful microclimate. Summer temperatures are a degree or two lower than on the coast and the air is pure and pollution free. Nice, Monaco, Cannes and the Italian frontier are all within a short drive.
Fascinating hilltop villages can be seen from the property and these offer a wide choice of restaurants. The chateau of Tourrette Levens houses a world famous insect museum. The property is situated in the centre of a designated area of outstanding natural beauty. The property has no boundaries and guests are free to explore the delights of the rugged and beautiful terrain that stretches towards the sea to the South and Alps to the North.