Nice holiday apartment rental, Musicians' Quarter with beach/lake nearby, internet access and balcony/terrace and air con

Les Narcisses: Sunny 2 Bedroom apartment in Nice

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Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4 Home 1170527

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Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed

This bright, spacious (74 sq mtrs) well maintained 2nd floor apartment (with lift) is in a smart residential block. The building was designed by Rene Livieri, one of the foremost Art Deco architects in France during the period from the 1930's. It provides the best of both worlds - living in a typical local French quarter and having all transport and shopping at your doorstep as well as staying within easy walking distance of the beach, promenade and local tourist attractions! Located in the chic Musicien's Quarter, this air-conditioned apartment has two spacious bedrooms (one double, 2 singles, plus bed settee). It has a fully equipped kitchen with hob, oven and microwave, dishwasher and a large fridge/freezer. The living room has a sofa, armchairs and large flat screen TV with International channels. There is also WI-Fi providing Internet access and free international landline to landline calls to selected countries. The main bathroom has a shower, toilet and handbasin and there is also a separate toilet off the entrance hall. The main bedroom has an en-suite shower room. You can enjoy your breakfast on one of the 3 balconies either at the front or the back of the apartment. With direct bus connections from the airport, you can be in the apartment in less than 20 minutes. Take the No.7 or No.4 to the Old Town for €1 with a ten-journey ticket (available at any Tabac) and return on the N4 or N5 Nightbus to Thiers/Gambetta stop - 50 meters from the apartment. This town apartment is surrounded by shops, restaurants and bakeries. It is located in an exclusive quarter of Nice but just a stone's throw from all the attractions of this wonderful city. Just a short stroll down Boulevard Gambetta will bring you to the famous Promenade des Anglais. Nice is a city to be enjoyed all year round with it's many festivals, museums, art galleries and restaurants. Skiing within an hour of Nice, with Monte Carlo, Cannes, Antibes and St.Paul de Vence and the popular markets of Ventimiglia (Italy) all within easy reach by road, bus (€1.50) or rail. This apartment is ideal for a summer or winter holiday, a long weekend or a quick visit to relax, soak up the sun and enjoy all the delights of the Riviera.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms
Check in time: 16:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Promenade de Anglais 500 m
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Nice International Airport 6 km, Nearest railway: Gare de Ville, Avenue Thiers, Nice. 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, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace
Access Lift access, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Wheelchair users

The French Riviera - Cote d'Azur region

Cote d'Azur France

The Côte d'Azur, also called the French Riviera, has been known for its chic elegance and high living for well over a century. Its hey day was during the 1950s and '60s, when anyone who was anyone seemed to have moved here and bought property along its shores. It's still a playground for the rich and famous, especially at stylish resorts such as Nice, Cannes, St-Tropez, and of course the epitome of extravagance and wealth, Monte Carlo – but less well-heeled visitors find plenty to entertain them too. Also you will find the perfumed streets of Grasse, the balmy beaches of Menton and the history stained cobbles of Fréjus & St-Raphaël to explore.

The city of Nice is located on the French Riviera in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur. Blessed by a sunny, temperate climate, Nice attracts visitors from around the world. Among its many attractions are its beautiful beaches, lovely seaside promenade, interesting museums, famous city landmarks and other tourist attractions. Nice is a major air transportation hub in Europe. Several low-cost airlines offer frequent flights to the Nice Cote d'Azur Airport from London, Paris and other cities. A high-speed rail service operates between Paris and Nice.

Public transportation includes a tram system, ferry service and transit service. Day excursions are available from Nice to Antibes, Juan-les-Pins, Monte Carlo, Cannes and to other towns.



Refined, elegant and Belle Epoque

The classy Musiciens quarter is as refined as they come. Made up of Rue Verdi, Rue Mozart et al. Its buildings shares many characteristics with those in the Carre d'Or area over the Boulevard Victor Hugo.

In terms of architecture this is a very different area from the Old Town, the Port, or Mont Boron. The building stock here is mostly made up of apartments dating from the prestigious belle epoque, bourgeois and Art Deco era.

Most of the buildings have large windows, wooden floors and architectural flourishes that are indicative of their time. Musiciens is less ostentatious, quieter and a little less expensive than the Carre d'Or five minutes away.

You wont find any night clubs in Musiciens - they don't do "flashy" in this neighbourhood, apart from the diamond rings worn by the conservative old grand dames who seem to populate this area in numbers. There is a certain elegance about Musiciens that is promulgated, it seems, by the discerning residents who live here. Although the Old Town and the beaches are only a ten to fifteen minute walk away.

The area has a well-known selection of quiet, elegant local restaurants habitated by the well-healed residents of this very chic area.

Apartments are mostly on the large side, a legacy of the general affluence of the area when it was constructed in the 1920s and 1930s.

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      Calendar last updated:26 Nov 2015

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