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Judy Hervall

Member since: 2006
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Speaks: english, swedish

PDA Stunning View. 30 Seconds to Beach! A/C,WIFI, Phone, TV, Balcony, VIEW!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

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Overview

Fabron Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Updated Apt, secure bldg, 1 Bdrm + futon, 1 Bath (Sleeps 2-4), VIEW!

Read our Reviews!! Take note these are NOT entered by the owner but directly by the guest. Check out the view! We are so happy to welcome you to our second home in Nice France. We love it here and would love to keep it occupied and enjoyed as much as possible. That is why our rates are low and our caretaker is happy - we keep her busy! We take our responsibility to provide you exactly the apartment you see on these pages very seriously. Just click "email owner" for more information and information on booking.

Please note: Homeaway has changed their policy and now charge a fee if you pay through their site and there are issues currently with the way you are able to view the details and rates. I have been with them for many years and have begun receiving complaints from confused potential guests. If you are confused and just want to chat about the apartment or have questions, text or call me on my cell phone that is listed or just click email owner. I apologize for any confusion. They have also changed the way things sort, are viewed and they are having an issue translating exchange rates. Please know that my rates are always quoted in EURO (even if they appear in dollars on the site). Homeway is trying to make it simple for you to see the cost in USD. The issue with that is it is correct only for the moment/day you view it as the rates go up or down daily (usually minimally). I worry it is confusing and misleading. Also, the rate they show in dollars is often not the correct amount even for that day. They are working on that. My rates are pretty simple. E100 - E150/night (summer is peak and winter is not). My caretaker fee is E90 and includes linens, towels, meet/greet and final cleaning. WIFI is available at E10/night (E50 max for up to 10 nights) and includes cable TV (free for all) and telephone with free calls to North America and most of Western Europe. Those are the total costs. Period. Again, we keep them low so as many of you as possible can sit on our balcony with a glass of wine and enjoy the view.

As far as exchange rate goes - here's the good news.

THE EXCHANGE RATE FOR USD IS VERY GOOD!! NOW IS THE TIME TO VISIT EUROPE! Our rates are quoted in Euro as my mortgage, utilities, caretaker fees, etc., are in EURO. Currently that is a big benefit for Americans who have a strong dollar.

We love the South of France. We come here 3-4 times per year but when we are not here - why not use as it YOUR very own second home. We take great pride in offering a very clean, well appointed and inviting apartment right on Promenade des Anglais. You can't get this view anywhere else in the world! You can bet the photos are current and the bed comfortable.

Enjoy your morning cup of coffee on the balcony of this Nice Vacation Rental overlooking the Mediterranean Sea watching the sunrise. All of our guests tell us the view takes their breath away every time they see it. In the morning enjoy your coffee and in the evening enjoy your glass of wine.

This 1 bedroom Nice Vacation Rental Apartment is air conditioned, in a secure building with an elevator, is totally remodeled and is very clean and inviting. Just 10 minutes from the airport and you're there! We are on the 6th floor.

We offer Wifi, TV and telephone (free calls to North America and most of Western Europe.) The WIFI is optional and costs E10/night. But the best view is still on the balcony - not looking at the television : )

Renting a furnished apartment in Nice France is definitely the way to travel! A full kitchen allows you to breakfast on the balcony, have wine and cheese in the afternoon and even make a full dinner in the evening if you choose! Save $$ for a fancy dinner one night or more tours than usual.

Museums - too many to count. Amazing day trips - how about Eze, Menton, Monaco, Cannes, St. Tropez, Grasse (home of perfume!) and even Italy are just a quick car, bus or train ride away. Be back in time for dinner. (Read the guest comments for a myriad of tour ideas and suggestions from guests who have actually stayed in this apartment).

Winter? Skiing at Isola 2000 is just a couple of hours by car (or there is a bus as well) and the skiing is very good. Leave Sunny Nice and suddenly you are on a ski lift.

You will find everything you need here and will be greeted upon your arrival by our friendly caretaker (Luzminda) who will give you the keys and show you the apartment. You will find lots of tour books and brochures in the apartment to get started planning. But the most valuable resource is our guest book. Read comments from past guests over the last 11 years and please leave a comment on your own. What tour did you love? What buses did you use? What village is a must? Did you find great wine tasting nearby? A wealth of information awaits you.

You will find the kitchen to be very updated, clean and well equipped. There is even a washer for your clothes and an ironing board/iron. (Sorry no clothes dryer). A blow dryer in the bath means you don't have to pack yours. We even have soap, shampoo and an extra toothbrush if you forgot yours.

In the master you will find a queen bed and in the main room there is a very comfortable futon that folds into a double bed. (It really is comfortable - honest!)

Check out our availability calendar prior to emailing as it is updated frequently. (We have many returning each year to our apartment).

Those who have enjoyed the apartment most seem to be couples (both young and older), families with one to two young children and singles who need a time out to relax. This is not a party location for young renters. This apartment is used often by the owners who live in California and they are very particular about keeping it neat, clean and well furnished.

We recommend you forego a rental car and take advantage of the amazing public transport.

NOTE: If you have time we do offer the opportunity to split your stay between Nice and Cannes. The only extra cost is you pay both caretakers (E90 in Nice and E120 in Cannes). Check out VRBO 112845.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Judy Hervall (Owner)
Member since: 2006
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Speaks: english, swedish

About Judy Hervall

We are a family of four living in the San Francisco bay area and we LOVE the South of France. We own an apartment in Nice (112843) and Cannes (112845) and visit frequently. We also have an apartment in Rancho Mirage (Palm Springs), California. Photos are current and comments are unedited. Our goal is to realistically describe the apartment and hope you say 'it's even better than I expected' when you get there!

Hakan is originally for Sweden and loves skiing. Judy is from West Virginia and enjoys golf. We both enjoy traveling and have been to over 120 countries. We enjoy wine and have a small vineyard in their backyard.

Seriously, one thing I enjoy most, is hearing that others are enjoying themselves in these lovely places we are blessed to have. We so love sharing our second home with you (and thanks for helping us to afford them!) Our way of thanks is making sure you get a fair price, for a clean, well-furnished and perfectly located spot. Enjoy! Bon Voyage!

Judy Hervall purchased this apartment in 2001

Why Judy Hervall chose Nice

The view and the weather!

What makes this apartment unique

The view and the beach is SOOOO close. I love watching the swimmers early in the morning 12 months out of the year!

It's fun to see incoming planes (no you don't hear them) while sitting on the balcony.

People watching is fun as folks are always walking, bicyclying, skating, jogging and dancing down Promenade des Anglais.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We've had a wonderful week here in Nice especially as the weather has been fantastic. The apartment is lovely and the view spectacular. At first we were concerned about the noise from the road but in reality it has not bothered us at all. Taking the train to Monaco was very easy adn as with the busesbe aware that it is likely that you will have to standas they are often full. A walk along the Promenade to Nice town is lovely but avoid walking back in the heat of the sun! We would certainly recommend the apartment andhope to return to Nice sometime in the future.
Sep 2008
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(48 traveler reviews)
PDA Stunning View. 30 Seconds to Beach! A/C,WIFI, Phone, TV, Balcony, VIEW!
average rating of 4.9375 based on 90 reviews
Salmon Arm, BC, Canada
5

Great little apartment with awesome views and location

  • 5 of 5

We recently stayed at this place with our two children aged 11 and 13. This apartment was clean, well equipped and exactly as described. The view is spectacular and the location is excellent. Right on the Promenade with the beach directly across the road. Airport is close and public transportation was right out front so we did not feel the need to have a car. We found the owner to be very pleasant and prompt in responding. The arrival information she provides after booking is very thorough and extremely helpful, it covers everything you could possibly need to know about the apartment and the surrounding area of Nice. The caretaker Luzminda was very friendly and accommodating. We would definitley recommend this apartment.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so very happy you found the apartment to your liking and took the time to write a review. Thanks so much! I am glad you liked the information I send in advance (I know it's a lot but some do find it helpful and/or informative). I'd love to hear if you tried any restaurants you loved or have some thoughts, hints or ideas for future guests that was not included. Thanks again and Welcome Back Anytime!
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Absolutely perfect . . .

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic, beautiful, and CLEAN. The view was spectacular, and it was an absolute joy to awake with the sounds and smells of the sea, and the crystal blue of the water that seemed to almost extend inside of the apartment with you. A huge thank-you to both Luzminda and Judy. ~Justin

  • Submitted: May 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Top place in Nice!

  • 5 of 5

What a darling apartment and exactly as the owner described it. My husband and I attended the Anti-Aging Medical World Conference in Monaco and we wanted to stay in Nice. I am grateful for having found this apartment located right on the strip of Nice with easy access to major highways and beautiful coastal roads. Even parking for our rental car was no problem. I am also impressed with Nancy's quick and kind support answering all my questions.

If you could take just a moment and write a review of your stay I would be very grateful. The apartment was clean, well equipped, excellent WIFI connection and the very beautiful view was spectacular. Another bonus was the short distance from the airport to the apartment of only 15 minutes. We may come again next year!

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful View, Central Location

  • 5 of 5

Apartment is well appointed with central location and easy access to all city sights, not to mention a marvelous view of the Mediterranean. We chose to walk the promenade whenever we weren't pressed for time, but the metro was always a convenient option any time we needed to get somewhere quickly. The city is easy to navigate by foot or by train from this location, and we would highly recommend to friends or family.

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing Stay

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, clean - excellent locale with an attentive, helpful owner. Right across from the beach! What a view! And the bus is literally right outside the flat. Do you want to stay here? Oh, yes. Yes, you do.

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome, amazing location, great views,

  • 5 of 5

Great apartment, absolutely amazing best view in Nice. Judy was fantastic to deal with, as was Luzminda the caretaker. A truly lovely lady. Was waiting for us as we got of the bus!! Easy to get to and from airport just follow Judy's directions on the information she provides. Bus stop is directly out the front of the apartment, easy to get to Cannes ( Bus stop just down the road ) and Monaco ( get the bus to the port and bus from there ) . Can walk to main town of Nice but the bus is so easy, bit harder to get back late at night as no buses after about 10pm, we got ripped of in a cab, so keep an eye on the last bus or you can walk back, about 30 minute walk. Well equipped apartment, right across the road from the beach, shops etc just around the corner. amazing views, everything you need is in the apartment including beach towels etc. Would highly recommend good value for money. Would definitely stay again, easy to book, would not look elsewhere. Just contact Judy and make your booking.

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Nice France
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Nice
Nearest Beach
30 Metres
Nice
Car: not necessary

Other Activities: Shopping, Snowboarding, Boating, Cross Country Skiing, Downhill/Alpine Skiing

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Rates & Availability

Fabron Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer 2016
Jul 1 2016 - Aug 31 2016
1 night minimum stay
$157
$1,068
$4,158
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $6 per night, per additional guest
 
September 2016
Sep 1 2016 - Sep 30 2016
1 night minimum stay
$146
From
$152
Fri,Sat
$955
$4,046
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $6 per night, per additional guest
 
fall 2016
Oct 1 2016 - Nov 30 2016
1 night minimum stay
$129
From
$135
Fri,Sat
$843
$3,371
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $6 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter 2016/2017
Dec 1 2016 - Feb 28 2017
1 night minimum stay
$112
From
$124
Fri,Sat
$759
$3,371
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $6 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter/Spring 2017
Mar 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
$124
From
$135
Fri,Sat
$775
$3,371
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $6 per night, per additional guest
 
May/June 2017
May 1 2017 - Jun 11 2017
1 night minimum stay
$140
From
$146
Fri,Sat
$955
$3,371
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $6 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 2017
Jun 12 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$152
From
$169
Fri,Sat
$1,124
$4,495
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $6 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$135
From
$140
Fri,Sat
$888
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $6 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

WIFI E10/night $56
Caretaker/cleaning $101

I have a contract that must be reviewed and signed prior to bookings being confirmed. I accept personal checks, paypal, venmo or wires direct to me only. Just click "email owner" and I'll send you information, a contract, a final quote and answer any questions you may have. I travel quite a bit, so at times it takes over 24 hours but I will reply. Text me at my cell phone which is listed as well.
Come and go whatever day your flight arrives and departs. Early arrival (we can usually allow you to drop off luggage and have a bit of a tour while the apartment is cleaned if a guest departs the same day of your arrival. Depart late - luggage storage is often available if we have guests arriving that day. Bicycle storage available in our "cave" basement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Fabron Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 6
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 33 m²
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Elevator
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet , Lovely newly remodeled marble bath. Very clean!!
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Convertible Bed: The futon will sleep two but please know that this apartment may be felt to be too small for four adult size people. We say this as we want you to be thrilled with every aspect of your holiday and we find four adults with luggage makes it crowded and not the optimal. We will rent to four adults if you decide the space won't be an issue.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Walkway to Water
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Pet Friendly: It is possible we will allow a pet but an extra pet deposit would be required and it would depend upon the breed and owner statements. Minimum Age Limit for Renters: This apartment location is best for couples (both older and younger) and singles. Party groups please don't apply. Smoking Not Allowed: This is strictly non-smoking. Balcony: The view is something you will remember when thinking of your trip to Nice, France. Oceanfront: An amazing view from our balcony of the Mediterranean Sea. People watching at its best as you overlook the famous Promenade des Anglais. Please check out the pictures. Air Conditioning: One of few Air Conditioned rentals in Nice. A/C is necessary if you ask us! It can get very hot in the summer. Elevator: 6th floor with a lift.

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