Lovely and characterful charming old townhouse in historic old town of Antibes, it is a 5 min. stroll from the provencal market where fresh local produce and crafts can be purchased. The Picasso Museum and the Cathedral are also very close. Within a few minutes stroll there are many restaurants, bars, cafes and shops. The local sandy beaches are an easy walk from the house. Everything you need is within a walk of the house. Watersports are available at the beach - boats can be hired at the marina. You can also join the locals for an evening game of petanque/boules with the provided set. Lovely setting for family or romantic break. The house is set over 4 floors and has a spiral staircase linking each floor. There are two en-suite bedrooms (1 double,1 twin) on the first and then second floors, a light living-room, with English TV channels and wi-fi and a well-equipped kitchen on the 3rd floor. There is a small roof terrace with a sea view to one side and a terracota roof view to the other, which is the perfect place to enjoy a glass of wine or meal. Juan Les Pins, Cannes, Nice, Monaco and the villages of Biot, Eze and St Paul De Vence are all easily reached for day trips. Please see link at the very bottom of the page for a virtual tour of the house - taken September 2013.
The house is set up as follows: utility area on the ground floor with washing machine, dryer and drying racks; parking is available too, please speak with owner. 1st floor 2 twins in this bedroom with en-suite; 2nd floor double master bedroom. superking bed with en-suite and balcony; 3rd floor living/dining room and kitchen; there are 2 comfortable sofas, coffee table, dining room table and chairs for 4, TV/DVD, wifi; kitchen is fully equiped with oven, kettle, dishwasher and all the utensils you might need!; then last set of open-style stairs to the roof terrace. All staircases are shown in the photos.
The stairs up to the terrace are an 'open-style'with a rope handrail which may not be suitable for an older person or toddlers. Please just ask for more info.
The garage may ONLY be used with prior agreement with the owner and is only suitable for a small compact doors. The doors open from the inside so there is space to accommodate a small vehicle. Road access to rue de la Tourraque can be restricted at certain times of the day during the summer. See local signs for more information.
Arriving at the house: Check-in/check-out service is organised via a local property management company. You will be met at the house and they will show you into and around the property. This service for arrivals/departures between 9am-7pm. Check-in/check-out timings will be arranged with them - their contact details will be provided once a booking is made. Outside of these timings, we will make other arrangements with you, which may incur an out-of-hours fee.
We have a contact name to give if you wish to organise transfers to and from Nice airport if you so wish - 70/80€ each way.
During the peak summer months arrival and departure will be on Saturdays - particularly in June/July/August.
Check-in is between 4.00pm - 7.00pm - (earlier check-in may be possible by request).
Check-out is by 10.00am latest- (late check-out may be possible by request).
Check in/out plus cleaning fee is currently €130 (1 week) and €150 (for 2 weeks) which is left by guests at the stay for the check in representative at the start of their stay.
Further information: Please don't hesitate to e-mail if you have any further questions about the house or area.