About the home
The villa is approximately 3000 sq feet and located in a quiet area of Villefranche village. It is a very unusual diamond shape and has over 33 windows. It was built by the King of Belgium's in 1904 for his mistress. Everything about the villa is of the highest quality with all furniture, curtains , bedding etc. of a luxurious standard. Air Conditioning in 3 bedrooms and full central heating. There is a Clive Christian kitchen in the bottom floor. The rear faces South and is sunny. Built in 1890, this old villa has all the features of the French Belle Epoque era.
The swimming pool is very large and can be heated. This villa is located in the centre of Villefranche so is very convenient for everything. All the shops, bakery and small supermarket are a minute walk. The port and train station (+beach) are a 5 and 10 minute walk respectively. This is an exceptional property, in the best possible location. Normally, it is impossible to find a large villa with large pool and garden in the centre of a village.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Villefranche, 400m|
|Will consider:||Corporate lets|
|Access:||Car not necessary|
Nearest amenities: 1km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Private outdoor pool (heated), Sauna, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|Pool:||Private outdoor pool (heated)|
|General:||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Pool / Snooker table, Games room, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||5 Bedrooms, 8 bathrooms of which 4 family bathrooms, 2 en suites and 2 shower rooms|
|Furniture:||Single beds (2), Double beds (4), Cots (2), Dining seating for 10, Lounge seating for 10|
|Other:||Please check with the advertiser regarding linen and towels|
|Outdoors:||Private outdoor pool (heated), Balcony / Terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
Further details indoors:
Features include : Very central, belle Epoque features, Sauna, Badminton court, BBQ,
Further details outdoors:
Badminton court on other side of roof terrace.
Owner has 2 representatives on site for your stay. If you wish to have dinner parties, chauffeur, boat hire, etc. then this can be arranged.
25% of rent payable with booking. Balance payable 10 weeks before. Payment by Credit card or pay Pal is OK
The Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur / Alpes-Maritimes region
Villefranche is a very historic town and used to be part of Italy. There are many places of interest such as the Citadel which is 400 years old , the church decorated by Michelle Cocteau or the Old Town itself. There are also many art galleries and frequent festivals. A market is open every Saturday and Sunday.
The Villefranche Sur Mer / Villefranche Old Town area
Villefranche is central to all the interesting places on the coast. The train is 2 stops to the centre of Nice and 8 stops (17 mins) to Monaco (Monte Carlo). Italy is only 35 minutes away.
Villefranche is considered one of the best locations on the Cote d'Azur. It is situated between Nice and Monaco and is beside Cap Ferrat and Beaulieu. It is based around the Old Town which has street Rue Obscure unchanged since the 16 th century. Most of the village sweeps down to the sea and there are many restaurants on the port.
Places of interest include the Citadel, built in the 15 th century which is now a museum and Mayor's HQ.
How to get there
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Fly to Nice airport or take a train to Nice. The villa is a 20 minute taxi or bus journey.
Activities near Villefranche Sur Mer
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Beach or lakeside relaxation
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 10|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|1 Apr 13||1 May 13||£ 5000||£ 1000||£ 1100||4 Nights|
|May||1 May 13||1 Jun 13||£ 7870||£ 1100||£ 1100||1 Week|
|June||1 Jun 13||1 Jul 13||£ 8500||£ 1250||£ 1400||1 Week|
|July-Aug||1 Jul 13||1 Sep 13||£ 11380||£ 1600||£ 1700||2 Weeks|
|Sept||1 Sep 13||1 Oct 13||£ 7900||£ 1250||£ 1400||1 Week|
|Low season||1 Oct 13||1 Apr 14||£ 5300||£ 890||£ 990||4 Nights|
The property does not have weekend tariffs.
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Short breaks cannot be booked more than 4 weeks in advance
Payment methods can be Credit Card or Bank Transfer. 25% with booking, 75% 10 weeks before arrival.Enquire now
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