The villa is very nicely decorated and well-furnished, with a modern kitchen and elegant dining/living area. The villa has four bedrooms with ensuite shower rooms (including one with a bath) and two separate toilets. There is a shaded seating area around the pool and even a small gym and table-tennis table. The owners speak very good English and gave us a warm welcome to the property, with a comprehensive tour of the facilities.
The village of Le Rouret is 30 mins from Nice airport and has all the local facilities we needed, including good supermarkets, bakers, delicatessens and some good restaurants. There are also many good restaurants within 10-20 minutes drive in Opio and Valbonne. There are many places to visit - we enjoyed a trip to Grasse to visit a perfume manufacturer (you can make your own perfume) as well as to Monaco, Cannes, Antibes and the stunning hill-top villages of St Paul de Vence and Eze.
When we went in September, the area was suffering from... more