About this listing
VIEUX NICE LOVELY SPACIOUS, FULLY RENOVATED , WITH ALL MODERN APPLIANCES AND FEATURES A CLASICALLY FURNISHED 2 BEDROOM APT. ANTIQUE FURNISHINGS THROUGHOUT.
PERFECT LOCATION NEAR PLACE ROSSETTI, COURS SALEYA the colorful Provencal market , AND BEACH!
FREE INTERNATIONAL LONG DISTANCE CALLS to 100+ Countries. WiFi Internet and Cable TV with 100 stations
Less than a 2 minute walk to Tram, Buses , BEACH, and Port.
Sleeps 1- 5 guests comfortably , spacious 48 meters means no need to live out of a suitcase.
Enjoy a Classic French apartment filled with antiques and period pieces. An apartment that lets you feel you actually live in Nice and enjoy the experience of living like the locals!
Apartment is ideally suited for singles, couples and families with children
Ideal location for your Beach, or Ski Vacation, a long romantic weekend getaway, business or professional visit. Everything you need for a truly memorable stay. This apartment really has it all! See the extensive list of AMENITIES below!
DAILY, WEEKLY, MONTHLY and LONG TERM rentals available.
Discounted rates on stays of multiple weeks or longer..
Apartment is Perfectly Located in the heart of the Old Town, the most trendy, vibrant and colorful part of Nice.The Old Town is a car-free pedestrian zone of narrow winding cobblestone streets and buildings dating to Medevial times that lead to the sea.. Ideally situated on a QUIET street lined with artist galleries ( one directly below ), cafes, restaurants, shops, bakeries, jazz club etc.
Your steps from Place Rossetti with its beautiful plaza with cafes,ice cream vendors (Fenocchio's has 150 flavors!) as well as nearby COURS SALAYA'S colorful flower, fruits, produce and Antiques market!. The Promanade des Anglais with its famous pebble BEACHES is at the end of your street, an easy 3 minute stroll from the apartment. . Castel Beach is the nearest and one of the most popular.
Sigtseeing/ music/ cafes/ cinemas/ the Acropolis Convention Center/ the Opera /
National Theatre/ Casino as well as the main shopping district are all within a short walking distance. Tramway,buses and train are all located 2 minutes minutes walk from the apartment. Inexpensive parking garage is just one block away as well as nearby free and metered street parking .
Every guest is greeted at the apartment and we are available thruout your stay to assist with advice , planning or just addressing questions.
Situated in a typical Old Town 17th Century building located backing on to the beautiful Palais Lascaris ( now the Museum of Music, free entry! ) ,
the spacious first floor apartment spans 48 meters (517 sq ft) of living space , was recently RENOVATED and comes furnished with ANTIQUE FURNISHINGS throughout.. Combines a perfect blend of Old World charm and ambiance with its high ceilings, antique furnishings and original traditional "tomettes" floor tiles while not forgetting all the modern appliances and convienences you could possibly desire
.Everything you need for a trully memorable stay.. Experience the feeling of staying in a CLASSIC Vieux Nice apartment and LIVING among the locals.
Nice has year round activities, entertainment, sports events,conventions as well as world class events including :
Carnival,(Feb 15th-March 6),
Cannes Film Festival (May 16th-27th)
Monaco F1 GP (May 24-27th )
Nice Jazz Festival (July 8-12 )
Its so much nicer in Nice!
APARTMENT DESCRIPTION AND AMENITIES
KITCHEN- Large seperate FULLY equipped kitchen with all modern appliances.
Features a WASHING MACHINE, full size conventional oven with a ceramic 4 ring electric stovetop.
Large refrig/ freezer, microwave. Cafetetiere, kettle, coffee maker, blender, food steamer and toaster . All kitchenware, utensiles, plates , glasses etc. Coffee, tea, spices supplied.
Kitchen is ideal for eating in and testing your French cooking skills using the fresh local produce
from nearby Cours Saleya 's open air market.
Dining table is easily extendable for entertaining 6-8 guests.
LIVING ROOM- Spacious living area with antique furniture throughout. Armoire for storing your clothes and more, large wall unit with antique wall mirror.
A coffee table, and lounge chairs.Comfortable pull-out sofa-bed sleeps 2.
Plenty of seating for you to relax, read or watch TV, or entertain friends
Antique writing desk ideal for computer and work area
High Speed WiFI Internet,
Cable TV with 100 channels including many International stations.
NEW FOR 2015 Large 120 Flat Screen TV .
Land Line Phone with FREE INTERNATIONAL CALLS to 100 plus countries
High ceilings. Ceiling fan and lamp..
Large double glazed French windows open onto a QUIET street and an artists gallery directly below.
MAIN BEDROOM- Comfortable double bed with quality mattress and linens.
Bedside nightstand and reading lamp, Radio alarm clock , stereo system, chest of drawers.
Large Armoire with mirror provides plenty of space for clothing etc Chair.
Antique chandelier casts a warm romantic light over the room.
Original wooden ceiling beam and high ceiling add to the romantic atmosphere.of the room
Large French double glazed windows over looking a quiet street.
Library with extensive up to date tourist info on sightseeing, bus and train schedules, Whats On in Town etc.
Contains a comfortable single bed with quality mattress and linens.
Dresser with draws
Bedside stand, lamp, and radio alarm complement the room.
Partioned sleeping area with drapes for privacy.
BATHROOM : Features a shower enclosure , wash basin, towel warmer, large mirror and plenty of lighting. . There is a seperate WC (toilet) room. Full linens & towels , hair dryer and iron provided.
MULTI MEDIA & COMMUNICATIONS FEATURES
TV (CABLE) with 50 + plus channels in ENGLISH ( CNN,BBC,SKY, sports, music), French, Italian & German .
High Speed Internet WiFi
DVD Player, DVD library
Land Line Phone with FREE LONG DISTANCE calls (CANADA & USA include free MOBILE calls ! ) as well as FREE Calls within France to both fixed & mobile) and FREE land line calls to Europe and over 100 other countries Call home and connect with friends and family. Free inbound calls.
This great feature will save lots of money on your mobile bill.
.PlayStation Video game console with many sports games.
All rates for HOLIDAY VACATION RENTALS include all Utilities, local charges, taxes, building fees,Linens and towels, Internet & Cable TV charges.Beach mats and parasols provided. Meet and Greet on site.
Meeting at airport or train station also available upon request ..
All rates are subject to a 50E cleaning fee.
APARTMENT LOCATION & PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
Nice is the perfect base for exploring the Cote d' Azur region and the entire French Riviera.
Cannes, Antibes,Grasse, Vence, Menton and Monaco are served by train and bus . (amazing 1 Euro tram and bus fare) to al these destinations as well as to all the sites and numerous small regional villages of Provence..
4 Euro for all day bus/tram pass, 15Euro for one week pass.
Nice's Old Town is well served with the Tram, buses and train all nearby.
CAR PARKING : No need for a car. But if you come with a car there is free ( but not so easy ) and paid street parking as wel as a large underground parking garage just one block from the apartment.
CENTRAL BUS STATION (Gare Routier) : Local city bus lines as well as to all the cities throughout the Cote d'Azur (Cannes, Antibies, Grasse, Vence,Menton and Monaco.
A 2 minute walk from apartment.
CAR PARKING : Inexpensive car parking garage , as well as metered and free nearby parking
TRAM WAY: The closest stop is "Cathedral-Gare Routier" less than a 2 minute walk.
TRAIN STATION: Gare SNCF: 5 minutes and 4 stops on the tram.
AIRPORT: 7 Kms , 20 minutes by direct airport bus from your door
ITALY: 35 minutes by train or car to border. Ventimiglia and San Remo are perfect for a day
trip and lunch or dinner before returning to Nice. Genova, Florence and Milan are
within hours from Nice by train
FERRY: Service to Corsica, Sardinia and St. Tropez
SKI BUS : Daily bus (in season) leaves Nice for ISOLA 2000 Skii area . 8 R/T Euro fare.
Nice airport is only a 25 minute bus ride away.
The Airport bus # 98 (6E fare) drops you at the bus stop ALBERTI. . Its a 5 minute walk to the apt.From NIce main SNCF Train Station ( Ave Thiers )
Turn left outside of the Station . Walk 3 minutes to the tram stop . Buy ticket from the ticket machine on platform. ( 1.50E a single trip or a 10 trip ticket for 10 E ).
Take the tram in direction of Hospital Pasteur . Get off some 7 minutes latter at the tram stop Cathedriale- Vieux Nice
From Nice International Airport
The Airport bus # 98 (6E fare payable on bus ) drops you at the stop Alberti /Gioffredo just outsideof the Old Town . Its a 5 minute walk to the apt.
Arriving by Car
Free Parking is available at the nearby Chateau hilltop parking area. There is no time limit . Can leave your car here the entire time .
VINCI PARK Parc Barla
Low Cost Parking is available in this covered parking garage for 12 hours from 8.50E to 21E for 24 hours . Less than a 10 minute walk or a 5 minute tram ride to the apt.
Free parking on all Nice streets from Sat night 6PM to Monday 9 AM.
Metered street parking is for a max of 2 hours .
For the benefit of all guests
No parties or loud noise please .; The neighbours are my friends so please be considerate of others in the building
Check in : Flexible
Check out : Flexible
OK to leave clean dishes in the drainer.
All trash bags should be removed from the apartment before Check Out and placed in the street Rubbish Disposal Room .
About the Host, Jack
Originally from the New York City area. Like to travel and the next best thing is meeting travellers and enjoy hearing about thier travels and experiences. Its a great plesure and satisfaction helping in a small way making guests vacation stays aspleasant and memorable as possible.