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Luxury seafront apartment in Villefranche-sur-Mer with stunning views

  • Loft / Penthouse luxury apartment by the beach
    Loft / Penthouse luxury apartment by the beach
    Loft / Penthouse luxury apartment by the beach
    The Terrace - Looking towards nearest beach
    Vast open plan dining / kitchen / living area
    Mediterranean Light floods into the large rooms
    Palace at the Mediterranean's edge
    Property description
    Villefranche-sur-Mer
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    Condo/Apartment – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    Occupying almost the entire top floor of an old palace, this magnificent open-plan penthouse / loft apartment is completely unique. It is in the heart of the charming and unspoilt old town of Villefranche-sur-Mer, yet it is quiet, extremely spacious, and exudes luxury. Perfect for four people or a couple, but can if necessary accommodate up to six + a baby, by arrangement with the owners.

    The large terrace offers a stunning view of what's renowned as one of the most beautiful bays in the entire Mediterranean, while inside the apartment offers the ultimate in comfort. An added bonus is that very few people know the loft even exists. It is invisible from below or above; an idyllic hideaway. Yet is is only moments from the beach, all the great local walks & scenery, and of course the...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Balcony
    • Blender
    • Books
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(3)
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Freezer
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (7)
    • Microwave
    • Ocean Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Large picture windows (with shutters) allow the beautiful and invigorating Mediterranean light to flood into the loft-style interior, with its luxury fittings; the fully-equipped Italian designed kitchen, the 'Moroccan' area, the cosy seating and dining areas and the atmospheric bedrooms, all set off by local and Mediterranean art and cooled or heated by an efficient air conditioning system.

    For added entertainment there is a large Plasma screen, with English speaking satellite TV (BBC & ITV footprint just reduced to the French Riviera; we are working on that) and a DVD player.

    The apartment is best suited for 4 guests. However, since there are two double beds in the large 2nd bedroom, it can accommodate 2 more if desired; possibly children. A screen (provided) can be placed...
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    Listing #HL53190 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Nice Cote d'Azur: 8.7 mi
    Railway: Villefranche sur Mer: 0.2 mi
    Ferry: Nice: 3.4 mi
    Regular flights from major UK and other European cities to Nice, with BA, Easyjet, Air France etc.
    Eurostar + TGV is another rapid option
    From Nice airport there is a regular bus service (express or standard) into Nice, and regular buses or trains from there to Villefranche. Negotiate if taking a taxi; it shouldn't cost more than 40 Euros.
    The property is a 5 minute walk from Villefranche railway station (although too far away to hear the trains), or a 10 minute walk down the hill from the main bus stop.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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carol r
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in June 2015

this loft apartment is truly amazing - hidden from the road you really don't appreciate where or what it is until you step inside this immaculate penthouse apartment.. bright & spacious( not something easily found in Villefranche!!) immaculate and beautifully decorated - it was such a comfortable and relaxing stay - but it is not until you step out onto... more

Suzie H
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 for a stay in April 2015
2
people found this review helpful

We have just returned from our second year staying in this wonderful apartment. Not only is it spacious and filled with light,an excellent kitchen, good bath and showers, electric shutters so you aren't woken by the early morning sunshine BUT it is uniquely positioned in charming Villefranche with views over to Cap Ferrat . A quiet sunny terrace that is... more

JulesR2
Bridgend, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
2
people found this review helpful

Travelled with friends for a couple of special birthdays. Chose the loft as the photo's were impressive and the location looked perfect. On arrival it was great to see the photo's did the apartment justice and we weren't disappointed. The location had great views out over the bay and has easy access to the numerous restaurants in Villefranche and the... more

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Listed since : Mar 2008
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