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...welcome to the land of sea and sunflowers...lavender and love...
Excellent
4 reviews
...welcome to the land of sea and sunflowers...lavender and love...
located in the heart of the ancient village, just steps from splendid beaches, cafes & shops...
open up the classic french shutters and fill the flat with light
peak out the window for a lovely view of the sea and check the day's weather
relax in the comfortable salon
the table by the window is the perfect place to enjoy morning coffee and afternoon wine
a view towards the cozy and inviting sleeping alcove
...so comfortable and quiet...
...a kitchen that is sleek and well-stocked with cook's tools...
where you may create delectable meals with your farmer's market treasures
a sparkling, modern bathroom
and roomy shower
just footsteps away, stunningly beautiful mediterranean beaches abound
step through the portal and experience the lovely, languid pace of life that is the south of France!
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Villefranche-sur-Mer, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
This chic, comfortable studio, just steps from the glorious Mediterranean, is in the heart of the ancient village. It offers the rare opportunity to feel and live like a local. During your stay, the woman at the fragrant boulangerie, the gentleman at the boucherie, and elderly couple at the epicier vert & fish stand will help you experience the cultural and epicurean pleasures of the south of France and, upon arriving 'home', the separate, well-equipped kitchen, provides you with a lovely place to turn your market finds into gourmet meals.
The big shuttered windows filling the space with light, gracious living room, and sparkling, spacious bathroom contribute to the comfort and ambience of the flat. The well-done 2012 renovations have retained the original high ceilings and all the charm of this delightful getaway.

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About the Owner, Jann F
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 23 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 4 reviews and 1 property
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English first
Leslie R
1 review
Reviewed August 7, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

...or at least that's what I keep saying since staying at this little bijou of a place! My sister and I stayed here for a bit of R&R and I can't say enough good about the flat, the owners, the lovely Suzanne - the manager who greeted us warmly upon our arrival and made sure we knew she was available...

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Christoph...
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed July 27, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

My wife and I stayed here for a week and enjoyed every minute. It is perfectly located in the heart of the old town. The apartment has everything needed in a very well thought out layout. The owners also kindly allowed the use of beach towels, snorkels etc., which is a real bonus. We were met on arrival by Suzanne,...

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inthestar...
Mill Valley, California
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed December 1, 2013 for a stay in November 2013

This is a total gem of a studio on the best street in the old town (actually a wide, cobblestone staircase) in Villefranche sur Mer, close to bistros, restaurants, the best bakery in Villefranche, shopping, and the famous 100 bus that goes all along the Cote d'Azur. The studio is very quiet, full of light, comfortable and attractive. Though the...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
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Rates

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Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
$710
€600
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Cleaning fee: $89 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
In addition to the weekly rental fee, there is an end of stay cleaning fee of 75 euros to be paid upon arrival.
We welcome students of the Institute de Francais and offer special one-month rates. Multi-week discount is available to all guests as well.
Winter stays of less than a week are also considered.
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About the neighborhood
Perfectly situated on the beautiful bay of Villefranche, this charming fishing village offers visitors an opportunity to step away from the rush and stress of modern existence and into a simpler past, while retaining easy access to world-class art and culture, shopping and dining, and all things aquatic. Our sweet studio flat is located in the heart of the old village...no cars, trucks, buses or motos...just the sound of footsteps on the ancient brick and stone walkways that wind their way through this beguiling town. Just steps away from the lovely port, sandy beaches, and the train station, the flat is the ideal hide-away from which to enjoy the myriad joys of the Mediterranean life-style.Very convenient to the Institute of French.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Nice: 9.3 mi
Railway: Villefranche sur Mer: 0.3 mi
Ferry: Nice Old Port: 3.7 mi
Easy to travel from Nice/Cote d'Azur airport by bus, only a few euros, and the ticket is good for the rest of the day on all regional buses. If you arrive by train, you can continue on to Villefranche, leaving a few minute walk to the apartment. If you drive, you probably already know the way. We don't use an auto when we are here, but there is ample parking on the streets surrounding the Old Town.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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