We stayed at no 307 Le Baccarat apartment for 1 week during August this year. We knew the apartment was a little bit out of the centre and were quite happy to accept a walk into Nice - the hill is gradual and to be honest isn't too much of an issue. The walk into Nice itself though is quite long, and after doing it twice a day - to the beach, and then out for food - it can become quite tiring (Takes about 20mins to get into the Old Town)
On arrival we were met by a french lady, who gave us the keys etc, she was very nice, although it soon became very confusing as I am ashamed to say I don't speak any French, and she does not speak any English at all! There we were faced with 'caution' costs - basically a deposit of 300 euros and a fee of 40 euros for cleaning, once we have left. Bit of a shock when you first arrive!
The aparment itself was nice, modern and well equipped with cooking equipment etc. It was small and more like a studio and there was little space for... more