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Affordable luxury in one of the loveliest spot of the French Riviera

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 1,829 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps comfortably up to 8

Looking for the perfect family experience in the French Rivieira?

Located in lovely Opio, L'Alealice is a beautiful house built in the pure Provencal tradition and surrounded by large pine trees. Sleeping up to 8 people comfortably, the house is within 10-30 minutes from Grasse, Antibes, beaches, Cannes, Nice airport and nearest ski station. L'Alealice comes with very nice landscapes, a gorgeous swimming pool and multiple sun terraces. Very well organized, the house offers a fully equipped kitchen, a large living area with a built-in fireplace and comes ready with TV, multi-zone Blu-ray/DVD, HiFi, high speed internet access connection, washing and drying machines. L'Alealice is the perfect spot for up to two families with young children looking to relax and 'recharge the batteries' while discovering the Provence.

Opio (Pop.: 1.947 h. Surface : 947 ha): In a 'protected' site, in the middle of a marvelous Mediterranean environment - olive trees, pines, cork oaks, arbutus trees, heather - stands the minuscule perched village of Opio. Thanks to an exceptional micro-climate, roses and jasmine are cultivated here for the Grasse perfume industry, while the Grande Bastide olive grove, one of the largest in the 'département', produces a delicious olive oil that you can buy at the Opio olive oil mill, one of the few such mills still operating in the region. It dates back to the 15th century.

Opio and its Golf courses: Golf lovers will be served in Opio. Three golf courses are at their disposal: the beautiful Golf d'Opio Valbonne, the stunning Golf de la Grande Bastide and finally the Golf managed by the Club Med nearby. All three golf courses are literally minutes away from the house.

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Remi El-ouazzane
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese, italian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 8, 2017

About Remi El-ouazzane

We are a family of four living in San Francisco. My wife and I are both French. We both work in the high tech industry in Silicon Valley. We love coming back to Opio for our vacation.

Remi El-ouazzane purchased this villa in 2006

Why Remi El-ouazzane chose Cannes - Grasse - Antibes

We discovered the Nice area back country when we stationed there between 2005 and 2007 for work related reasons. We felt in love with the village of Opio. We go back there every year !

What makes this villa unique

The house is uniquely positioned in the woods of Opio. This is such a quiet place, right in the middle of the nature but still very close to the big cities like Nice, Cannes or Antibes. The Opio city council is very strict when it comes to giving building permits which is something we care a lot about.


Opio Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1829 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - tub , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Independant from Bathroom 1
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Bunk beds
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , 2 single beds
  • The house is ideal for 2 families and up to 8 people; if necessary, there are 2 additional sleeping spots in the living area.
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • swimming


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

Affordable luxury in one of the loveliest spot of the French Riviera
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews

maud SIMON

  • 5 of 5

cadre idéal, Très belle villa avec piscine, beaucoup d'arbres et de verdures. oiseaux et cigales étaient au rendez-vous, super sympas pendant la bronzette près de la piscine!!

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Séjour 27 août 2016 au 10 septembre 2016

  • 5 of 5

Très belle maison avec une piscine très agréable

Endroit idyllique et parfait pour se reposer

Nous y retournerons avec plaisir

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Le paradis sur terre !!

  • 5 of 5

Très belle maison tout confort

Une piscine à débordement de rêve. À proximité de tout mais au calme . Proche des golfs , de Cannes et Nice. Nous y retournerons ç est sur !! Merci aux propriétaires super sympa

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Perfect for our family

  • 5 of 5

We (2 adults, 4 children, 1 baby) had a wonderful time at this well-maintained property. Big garden for the children to play, well equipped kitchen, nice swimming pool, very quiet but shops/bakery within reasonable driving distance, washing machine, dish washer, all a family needs.

And an additional plus is the owner, Remi. He is very helpful and kind person of integrity. Thank you very much for this wonderful vacation!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
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Des vacances au calme

  • 5 of 5

Une villa parfaite pour des vacances reposantes! Etant de la région et habitué de louer des maisons pour recevoir famille ou amis, vous ne vous tromperez pas a louer celle-ci. Un emplacement exceptionnel car elle est en bord de foret et a deux pas d'un golf donc la verdure y est au rendez-vous ce qui est très rare sur la cote d'azur. Un bon compromis pour visiter les petits villages de montagne, bien entendu toute la cote de Saint-Tropez a Menton en passant par Monaco et même l'Italie a seulement 1h!

Et si vous connaissez déjà tout, vous pouvez faire comme nous, profitez simplement du calme, de la piscine et de parties de pétanque en fin de soirée qui sont possibles dans l’allée qui mène a la villa :-)

Passez de bonnes vacances!

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
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Very clean and well equiped home

  • 5 of 5

Very nice and calm home, perfect stay for holiday. It is close to Grasse and approx 30-40 min to beaches in Cannes. If you invest 15 min more then you can also drive to Theoule sur mer with really nice beach. The house is well furnished. Kitchen appropriate equiped to cook for the whole family. The pool is new and water is perfect, you will love it.

Many thanks to Remi to make this nice holiday home available :)

Sehr schönes wundervolles Ferienhaus in ruhiger Lage. Sie sind in ca. 1/2 h in Grasse und in einer knappen 3/4 h am Strand in Cannes. Richtig schön ist es auch in Theoule sur mer. Das Haus ist sehr schön möbliert und in der Küche können sie für die ganze Familie kochen. Der Pool ist neu und sehr sauber. Wir können das Haus nur empfehlen. Alles sehr ruhig und erholsam.

Fam Huber aus Ulm

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
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Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
Nice Cote D'Azur
Nearest Ferry
15 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Golf d'Opio Valbonne
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
A8 Junction 42
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
20 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
15 Kilometres
Car: necessary

Opio is at the cross-road of the golden triangle (Cannes-Grasses-Antibes). It is a typical south of France little 'village' known for its unique charm, quietness and its beautiful golf courses.


Rates & Availability

Opio Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Low Season
Apr 1 2017 - May 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
Pre Peak Season
May 27 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
Peak Season
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
Post Peak Season
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
Low Season
Sep 30 2017 - Oct 27 2017
7 night minimum stay
Off Season
Oct 28 2017 - Dec 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $650
House Cleaning $375

Unless communicated otherwise, please assume the following hours for Check-In and Check-Out:
- Check-Out by 9AM
- Check-In by 5PM

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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