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Luxury Seafront Penthouse/Loft Villefranche s/mer

Large Penthouse / Loft -  luxury apartment by the beach
5.0 of 5 bubbles
40 reviews
Large Penthouse / Loft -  luxury apartment by the beach
Vast terrace overlooking the entire bay of Villefranche
Vast, light open plan dining / kitchen / living area. All fully air-conditioned.
Lounge with sliding glass doors opening onto the terrace
An art-filled tranquil space
Sliding glass doors also lead from the dining area onto the terrace
Italian Kitchen - cooking with a view of the Med
Main en-suite bedroom with king sized bed and sliding doors to terrace
Fall asleep to the sound of the sea
Luxury En suite bath and shower room - with sea view
En Suite bath/shower room - with sea view
The penthouse / loft can easily accommodate 4, but can sleep up to 6.
Second bedroom, with 2 double beds (Z bed and cot also available)
A screen divider can partition the 2 beds if required.
The Penthouse Loft occupies almost the entire top level of this former palace.
Luxury yachts ply to and fro
In the heart of the Old Town
A unique hideaway to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
Set amidst one of the world's most stunning bays
Many of our guests regularly return.
In the heart of the old town, with the beach, restaurants and shops on the doorstep
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Villefranche-sur-Mer, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur, Provence
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.<BR><BR>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 luxury yachts.
About the Owner, Kate D
Languages spoken: German, English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Mar 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 40 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL53190
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 40 reviews
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Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 for a stay in September 2016

The penthouse offers a birds eye view of Villefranche Bay and beach. Perfect for breakfast lunch dinner and drinks in between. The back entrance leads out to the back lanes for easy access which was fabulous for us as husband Robert has small travel scoot to get around. You lack for nothing on arrival making it so easy to settle...

Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Our last visit to this wonderful place was just for one week so this year we ensured we got the full benefit by going for three. Kate's warm and personal approach makes everything so easy to organise and it did all feel like a 'home from home'. The apartment had even better facilities, and Molly was absolutely fantastic in ensuring...

Clayton, California
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Kate, the owner, was wonderful to work with and very responsive. Loved our stay at this beautiful place...a ton of restaurants just steps away, no need for car. The private deck has commanding views! The best part was Molly, who knows absolutely everything about the area and has put together the most amazing book of things to do with tons...

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • 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
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Discounts may be possible for longer stays. Maximum rental period 3 months.

Children aged 14 years and under incur only a minimal charge (covering laundry, cleaning etc). Any person over 14 years of age is charged as an adult.

Preferred Payment by personal or business cheque from the UK, or bank transfer/ International Money Mover from outside the UK. Cash also acceptable. PayPal (& Credit Cards) also acceptable. Please liaise with us in advance about payment method since some are cheaper than others, and the amount we quote for the rental price is the amount that must reach our account.
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Nice Cote d&#039;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. <BR>Eurostar + TGV is another rapid option<BR>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.<BR>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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