FAB MEDITERRANEAN VIEW/WALK TO OLD TOWN & BEACHES-PARKING TOO!

Olivia Chapman

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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FAB MEDITERRANEAN VIEW/WALK TO OLD TOWN & BEACHES-PARKING TOO!

Nice Old Town (Vieux Nice) Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Our spacious one bedroom, art deco flat with tall ceilings is situated in a private, gated, residential neighborhood with permitted on-street parking available only to residents and their guests. Located on the 6th floor with a recently updated, reliable lift, our apartment is ideal for 1 or 2 persons but suitable for 3 or 4 quiet close friends or family.

So, come take in the spectacular view and laughter of the gulls from your own balcony while enjoying your morning café and petit déjeuner or before dîner as you sip your apéritifs and watch the coucher de soleil into the Mediterranean.

We’re also able to offer services beyond housekeeping and on-call assistance for the apartment, thanks to the superior management of Sandra Lenk, at a reasonable cost to you. For help finding your way in Nice or beyond, she’ll be happy to take you on guided tours or provide recommendations from the practical such as buying prepaid mobile phones to historic destinations. She’s also willing to lend a hand negotiating the local transportation by taking the bus or tram with you or, if you prefer, on-foot. If cooking is your thing, Sandra can arrange “french cuisine” classes including everything from menu selection and shopping for ingredients to instruction preparing your meal in our apartment.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Olivia Chapman (Owner)
Advertiser since 2009
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About Olivia Chapman

We live in rural Vermont with our three beautiful children, but also have a real sense of place and connection with Nice. Scott is the sole-proprietor of a modest home building and remodeling company; Olivia is an artist, recently having gone back to work after ten years at home raising the kids...

Olivia Chapman purchased this apartment in 2009

Why Olivia Chapman chose Nice Old Town (Vieux Nice)

This vintage 1920s apartment has been in my family for fifty years, and has been owned by my parents, grandparents, most recently my uncle and as of the summer 2009, it is now ours. We use this enchanting apartment when we can, and share it with our French relatives from time to time. We welcome your impressions, thoughts and ideas...

Guestbook comments from the owner

"We really enjoyed our stay @ the apartment in Nice. The view is spectacular -- the sunset, the boats, the helicopter shuttles to Monaco, the fireworks from Cannes. The location was great for exploring Nice and very easy access by bus to Monaco. With the extreme hot weather, we mostly visited the beaches! We went "canyoning" with http://www.altitude06.com/ For an extra fee, the tour co offered a shuttle to/from the canyon which was well worth it to avoid having to rent a vehicle and drive through the area! The extra space in the apartment was perfect timing as we had caught a bug and needed some time to rest, relax and recover."
Jul 2013
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Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 52 traveler reviews

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Fab Mediterranean View/Walk to Old Town & Beaches-Parking Too!
average rating of 4.980392 based on 52 reviews
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Fab Mediterranean View/Walk to Old Town & Beaches-Parking Too!
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Nice Old Town (Vieux Nice) Nice
Long Beach, CA
5

Lovely apartment with beautiful view

  • 5 of 5
A great apartment with antique charm and modern amenities. Beautiful view of the harbor from the living room and bedroom. Small table and chairs on the balcony to enjoy a glass of wine in the afternoon. Short walk to the harbor where there are an abundance of restaurants with great food. One of our favorites was La Vigna. The seared scallops and black risotto were fabulous! The #100 bus stop to Monaco is just a few steps away from the apartment. We only had 4 days to discover the beauty of Nice and it wasn't enough. You must hike up the hill you see from the apartment balcony (Le Chateau). Best view of the Cote d'Azur and the Nice harbor and the entire city. Great shopping in old town Nice and they have a open market place on the Rue de Ponchettes. If I'm lucky I will definitely come back. Thank you Olivia for sharing your hillside hideaway!
  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Fab Mediterranean View/Walk to Old Town & Beaches-Parking Too!
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-(802) 333-3228 (Vermont, USA)
Nice Old Town (Vieux Nice) Nice
Bradford, UK
5

Experiencing the real Nice

  • 5 of 5
Our stay in Nice was a delight and a memorable experience. We loved the quaint, traditional apartment (incl the pleasantly old fashioned lift to the 6th floor) rather than a modern impersonal hotel. The views from the balcony were amazing and made it a joy to get up in the morning to sit out and have breakfast . Despite having a bit of an uphill walk each day to get back to the apartment , the accommodation is conveniently situated within walking distance of the beach and old town as well as local shops and restaurants.
I would definitely recommend staying there and look forward to going back again in the future
  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Fab Mediterranean View/Walk to Old Town & Beaches-Parking Too!
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Nice Old Town (Vieux Nice) Nice
Toronto Canada
5

Perfect French Apartment

  • 5 of 5
All of my expectations were met and the apartment was a wonderful place to call home for three days. The views from the balcony and inside rooms were magical. I really wanted a quiet place and it was perfect. The bed was very comfortable and sleeping with the windows open and the lovely breeze coming in was heavenly. It is a good walk into the old town, all downhill. I found the bus 81 and 100 very convenient for coming home as they stopped right outside the door. It was a perfect way to live in Nice and everything that the owner and manager did to make my stay comfortable was very much appreciated. I will return for a longer stay next time.
  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Fab Mediterranean View/Walk to Old Town & Beaches-Parking Too!
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-(802) 333-3228 (Vermont, USA)
Nice Old Town (Vieux Nice) Nice
Spain
5

Great views, wonderful decoration, near to the center

  • 5 of 5
A beatifully decorated apartment with great views of the sea. You can wake up looking at the ships on the sea.

Inside the apartment, you have everything you can need for cooking or even doing the laundry. They give you a card for parking, so you won't have to spend money or time looking for a place. The decoration is really beatiful, with an incredible collection of old books and a beatiful bedroom.

The apartment is perfect for groups of up to 4 people. You have a supermarket very near, the beach at 5 minutes walking and you can get to the port and the old Nice with just a short walk. We loved to go to Promenade des Anglaises.

In the apartment you'll find guides which will help you to prepare excursions and even a guestbook where previous visitors have been leaving their experiences in Cote d'Azur.

Olivia and Sandra are very kind and will help you with anything you can need.

A perfect place to enjoy Nice!!!
  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
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Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Fab Mediterranean View/Walk to Old Town & Beaches-Parking Too!
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-(802) 333-3228 (Vermont, USA)
Nice Old Town (Vieux Nice) Nice
Waverly, Ohio, USA
5

Wonderful Trip

  • 5 of 5
We traveled to France in celebration of our 60th birthdays. This was our first trip to Europe. This apartment was perfect. It was clean, comfortable, and we felt very safe in the neighborhood. The view was amazing from the balcony.We stayed 2 weeks and used this as our home base to travel all along the Mediterranean. There are many things to do and see that are easy day trips. There are bus stops very close to the apartment. There is
a train station nearby that is walkable from the apartment as well. There are pamphlets and books in the apartment that were helpful with information about the area and suggestions for restaurants and neighborhood bakeries. We would stay here again if we get the change to return. The owner and manager of the apartment were very helpful.
  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
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Nice Old Town (Vieux Nice) Nice
Renton, WA
4

Best View in Town!

  • 4 of 5
We stayed in this apartment in early May for 4 nights. Although it's fairly small, it has all the amenities we needed (including a washer/dryer). We especially loved sitting on the deck in the evenings with a glass of Rose, watching the ferries come in and out of port and the planes taking off and landing. The apartment was clean and the manager was very helpful. It's a little bit of a walk into the main part of the city, but not bad. It was also nice to have a parking place close by, although we never did take the car anyplace. We did have a wonderful time in Nice - my favorite was doing a tour on the Segway to Villefranche! So much fun!
  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
9 Kilometres
Nice Côte d'Azur Airport - 17 minutes by auto
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Corsica Ferries - 11 minutes on foot
Nearest Train
1.4 Kilometres
Gare SNCF Nice Riquier - 18 minutes on foot
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Yacht Club Nice - 10 minutes on foot
Nearest Point of Interest
"La Reserve"
Nearest Point of Interest
"Chez Pipo"
Nearest Point of Interest
"La Zucca Magica"
Nearest Point of Interest
Villefranche-sur-Mer
Nearest Point of Interest
The forest park, Mont Boron
Car: not necessary

Our apartment is located just below beautiful Mont Boron, known as the “Hollywood” of Nice. The Club Nautique's public beach right next to the Plongee Aigle Nautique (diving platform) is an intimate, uncrowded bathing spot, within a short walking distance. In the opposite direction, just beyond 'La Réserve de Nice' restaurant, lovely public cliff beaches can be found.

Shop on foot for kitchen staples at a neighboring supermarché or select your petit déjeuner of croissant and baguette from several local boulangeries. A brief stroll to the Port offers lots of dining choices. Or just wander by the harbor’s edge and enjoy the exotic yachts and colorful classic Niçoise fishing boats.

Place Girabaldi, 'Vieille Ville' (old town), Place Masséna, Nice’s Cours Selaya Flower Market, and Colline du Chateau (Castle Hill), as well as the Promenade des Anglais, to name a few popular spots, are also all within walking distance, some shorter, some longer. Local public transport is both an easily accessible and affordable option.

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Availability & Rates

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Nice Old Town (Vieux Nice) Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High-season
May 1 2014 - Oct 31 2014
4 night minimum stay
€120
€700
 
 
Low-season
Nov 1 2014 - Jan 31 2015
4 night minimum stay
€85
€500
 
 
Mid-season
Feb 1 2015 - Apr 30 2015
4 night minimum stay
€105
€600
 
 
High-season
May 1 2015 - Oct 31 2015
4 night minimum stay
€120
€700
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
€104
€600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Late meet & greet (9 PM) €50
Refundable damage deposit €200
Meet and greet €25
Notes Rates include free self-access to apartment, taxes, utilities, amenities, parking and final cleaning.
Optional meet and greet available for 25 €.
200 € refundable security deposit or property damage protection insurance (US only), required.
A sixty (60) day notice is required for cancellation.
**Discounts gladly offered for long term off season rentals.**

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Amenities

Nice Old Town (Vieux Nice) Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 6
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 60 m²
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Large bath / shower combination with bidet and washer / dryer.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 double , New mattress 2013. Baby crib available upon request.
    Salon - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Newly purchased and very comfortable.
  • When accommodating 4 guests or children, french doors between bedroom and salon may be closed for privacy.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
A gated, residential neighborhood with permitted on-street parking, available to our guests.
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