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Villa Eilenroc

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Address: 460 Avenue LD Beaumont, 06160 Juan-Les-Pins., Antibes, France
Phone Number: 04 93 67 74 33
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Beautiful place - for imagination to play

The place - the building and the view and nature are fabulous. You can imagine the time when artists and famous american ex-pats spend their golden summers in Riviera and in this... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2016
Signs of sea
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Nothing really to see in the empty house, rose garden very nice and a good woodland surrounding the villa, we did the lot in 30 minutes, there is a small cove with a pebbled beach just down from the villa, a nice little place for a swim ( watch out for jellyfish ).

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Gateshead
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35 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

First the good news: it was actually OPEN (currently Wednesdays and 1st/3rd Saturday of the month, 14.00-17.00); and it only costs 2 euros. So what is there to see? The ground floor of the villa is open, but the rooms are pretty bare with very little explanation and no room guides (although to be fair they wouldn't have much to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

The rose garden is magnificent. Hardly a weed to be found and no black spot on the leaves. Huge care and attention. All roses in full bloom.

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Thank CJFP17
Pickering, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We have visited this house and park on many occasions over the past twenty years. It is one of the best sites on Cap d'Antibes and should be a major attraction. The house is a beautiful example of its kind but, as other reviewers have remarked, it is sadly neglected by staff, who have little or no interest in its... More 

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Thank Mal D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

The place - the building and the view and nature are fabulous. You can imagine the time when artists and famous american ex-pats spend their golden summers in Riviera and in this villa. Would truelly hope that the Antibes county would work a little more for this place inherited from Mme Beaumont. Could be so much more with a little... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

Don't expect a National Trust experience. The house is virtually empty, there are no nice guides in each room eager to explain to you enthusiastically the history of the villa and the grounds are neglected. There is also no tea room, restaurant or an audioguide. Having said that, this is one of the view bell époque villas open to the... More 

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San Jose, California
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146 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

The staff here exists only in the physical sense. Don't expect even the slightest of direction regarding the property/history etc & if you can't read French, forget about it entirely. The grounds were cool to see, despite the lack of context beforehand. Usually would have done some research before, to understand what the significance of the property was besides the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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72 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

This must have been a truly beautiful place once. Sadly, this is no longer true. Only the ground floor is open - and even then, most of the original furniture has long since disappeared (lost, mislaid or even half-inched?) The grounds, however, are beautiful. The staff were not the friendliest, however and their notices at the main gate are very... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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36 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

This mansion is worth visiting. It has a fabulous location and with a lovely garden. Be aware that it is not open every day so do check the opening days.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

in front of this monument - from the time i was a kid and i stil love it. Old times meets nothing because life in the cab d'antibes still feels like a 1930s experience.

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