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Charming Village House With Terrace In The Old Town Of Villefranche

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
5 - 7 nights

Description

Villefranche-sur-Mer House Rental Photos and Description

Spacious Comfortable Family Home Close To The Shops And Restaurants

The walk along Rue Contesso takes you to the olive tree and benches where the locals meet up to chat before lunch or dinner. From this spot there are but a few steps to buy all your gastronomic needs! The baker, butcher, greengrocer and grocer are nestled around the Place de la Paix with the convenience of a newsagent (selling foreign papers) and a pharmacy.

Our house is in a quiet part of town and is perfect if you are travelling with friends or family and you want to be part of local life yet be only moments from the hub of Villefranche with its many restaurants, shops and cafes. In a few minutes you can be on the beach where there are three cafes serving delicious lunchtime snacks.

There are two double bedrooms and a third bedroom that has two single beds. There is one bathroom with bath, shower and toilet and there is also a separate toilet.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Viv Alexander
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2016

About Viv Alexander

We fell in love with Villefranche 15 years ago and have been going regularly ever since.

Viv Alexander purchased this house in 2002

Why Viv Alexander chose Nice Area

We couldn't resist the charming courtyard garden which is very rare in the old town.

What makes this house unique

Situated away from the main tourist area the house is in a very quiet and peaceful part of town yet still near enough to all amenities. Within 100 metres there are two cafes, butcher, baker, grocer, greengrocer, newsagent and pharmacy.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

Charming Village House With Terrace In The Old Town Of Villefranche
average rating of 4.818182 based on 11 reviews
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Great house in Villefranche (13 Rue Victor Contesso)

  • 4 of 5

Very nice house. We were five adults, and felt that there was plenty of room. The kitchen was very good, and the little, enclosed patio was great for eating.

Only one shower, but a little organisation meant that it was no problem. The only negative comment is that there was no AC on the first floor, so that it was very hot there, especially in comparison to the two bedrooms on the floor below. The position of the house - in the old town - was excellent, near to the shops, and just a short walk (down, down, down) to the seafront and all the amenities there.

The contact person (Donna) was really great, very friendly and helpful. The house was in immaculate condition, and the only thing missing was a teapot.

Communication with the owner was simple and good, and we would recommend this property to all. We had a great time!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We are please you enjoyed your stay. We are not tea drinkers, hence no teapot. This omission will be rectified.!!
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5

Everything you need!

  • 5 of 5

Vic's apartment was perfect for us. Donna met us and showed us to the apartment. It was spotlessly clean and the small courtyard was perfect for outside dining. Located with everything close by and plenty of good restaurants nearby. The beach was close by and there were some beautiful walks close by. Would highly recommend to anyone wanting to visit VSM!,

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A lovely house in a very special part of the world

  • 5 of 5

We spent a lovely week in this very special house in beautiful Villefrance. Everything we could have needed was provided and we felt welcome and comfortable with Donna the local agent on hand if we needed anything.

Enjoyed the beautiful sunshine and beaches which we could walk to, as well as having a bus trip to Cap Ferrat and a train ride to Monte Carlo.

Local shops were close by on foot and had everything we needed, there were also numerous excellent restaurants in the town.

We had driven down and since free parking was tricky to find we didn't use the car once we had parked it for fear of having to use a very pricey car park if we weren't able to find another space; think that this is only an issue in very high season and it wasn't a problem since public transport is excellent.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

La Vie Est Belle!

  • 5 of 5

Our family loved this small village home in the old village of Villefranche. Up a steep little street (yes, you'll get a workout and will burn off calories from that great baguette) you'll find this well-loved house nestled among the historic buildings on a lovely walking street. Best of all was the exquisite enclosed garden where we gathered every evening with friends. The kitchen was well-equipped and modern, as was the spacious bathroom downstairs. Another bonus was the lovely agent, Donna, who greeted us warmly and provided everything we could have asked.This home was the perfect retreat for settling in and feeling like a local.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

a hidden gem

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely week here. The apartment is tucked away in one of the picturesque little lanes of Villefranche, quiet but only minutes from shops, restaurants, station and beach. We particularly enjoyed the little patio. It was a lovely spot for a glass of wine or two before dinner. The apartment was clean and well-equipped, with an excellent supply of books. We also appreciated the little square at the end of the lane with its boulanger, butcher and greengrocer and non-tourist café. The restaurant was also worth a visit. I would recommend this to couples who want an interesting, perhaps quirky place to stay where they will feel part of the 'real' Villefranche.

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay in our house. The aspects that you mention are also what attracted us to the property.
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5

Cosy, comfy home from home in VFSM

  • 5 of 5

We hired this apartment for a short break to celebrate our parents 50th wedding anniversary. We were delighted with our choice and felt at home straight away.

Near to the restaurants and shops, plus 5 mins walk to back and railway station, this suited us perfectly.

A well equipped kitchen made eating in easy and the bedrooms were very comfy. The linens were very high quality and plenty of plug points in each room.

A well stocked library was welcome and the apartment felt safe and secure at night.

I would recommend this apartment to any family/ group looking for a comfortable stay in VFSM.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We are so pleased you had such a lovely few days with your family. We hope to welcome you back another time.
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Map

Nearest Airport
14 Kilometres
Nice
Nearest Barpub
80 Metres
Villefranche-sur-mer
Nearest Ferry
7 Kilometres
Nice
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Monte Carlo Golf Club
Nearest Train
200 Metres
Villefranche-sur-mer
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
The A8 at La Turbie
Nearest Restaurant
80 Metres
Villefranche-sur-mer
Nearest Ski
110 Kilometres
Isola 2000
Nearest Beach
150 Metres
Promenade des Marinieres

Rates & Availability

Villefranche-sur-Mer House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low Season
Nov 1 2016 - Mar 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$158
$1,107
 
 
Mid Season
Apr 1 2017 - May 24 2017
5 night minimum stay
$174
$1,212
 
 
High Season
May 25 2017 - Sep 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,365
 
 
Mid Season
Sep 16 2017 - Oct 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$174
$1,212
 
 
Low Season
Nov 1 2017 - Mar 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
$158
$1,107
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $632

All rates include bed linen and towels/beach towels and an end of rental clean for up to four people.There is a €50 surcharge for bookings of more than 4 people.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Amenities

Villefranche-sur-Mer House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (terraced)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 70 m²
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Can be split into two single beds
  • The main bedroom has a large double bed. The second bedroom also has a large double bed (which can be split into two single beds) and is next to the living area and is screened for privacy. The third bedroom has two single beds. There is a travel cot with extra mattress if required.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • MP3 Dock
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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