This luxurious, beautiful apartment is located in a quiet one way street and just few streets back from the main pedestrian area and Avenue Jean Medicine shopping street. The walking distance to the beach is 7-9 min, to the main train-station 2 min and to Old Nice 15 min. Car parking on the street if you decide to rent a car or in a car park few m away.
Enter the apartment, only few steps up from the street, no climbing after a long day out. One small bedroom. Spacious living/dining area with old solid oak floor. With a comfortable Italian leather sofa bed which is easy to pull out. Air condition in both rooms. Decoration is tasteful in Zen/arty style. Inside you will find everything you need from beach towels, selection of wine glasses, music, beautiful art. Here it's easy to unwind until you are ready to explore and discover more of the beautiful French Riviera.
More about the apartment: Great location to discover the beauty and culture of Nice and the Cote D'Azure. Train station only few steps away, jump on a train to Monaco or Italy in 30-40 min.
Walk down our street Berlioz and in 7-8 min you come to the famous Hotel Negresco and the beach. All kinds of night-life and shops, artist-galleries and designers of Nice are with in reach by foot.
Look the tourist board website for details...December is wonderful in Nice the city is relaxed and romantic full of Xmas decoration, loads of snowy Christmas threes and people selling hand craft. The famous Carnival is on in February. In April Easter parades semi marathon & regatta. May Monaco Grand Prix and Cannes film festival. In July the amazing Jazz festival, Bastille Day. Aug lots of musical nights, Sept. Int'l Festival of Military Music, Oct Blues festival and much more
Day trips can include: Monaco/ Monte Carlo by train 20 minutes. All Fridays Ventimiglia Market in Italy the famous buzz market with loads of leather goods and more for a good price. For art lovers many great museum near by like: Chagall, Matisse, St Paul de Vence old mountain village with many little art galleries is a must. Fondation Maeght, 40mins) and winter skiing in Isola 2000 (1hr30min)
Local ferry to Cannes and the Isles de Lerins (famous for the Man in the Iron Mask), or the fast ferry to Corsica, both from the Port in Nice.
Local Skiing: Winter skiing is easy from Nice; Valberg, Auron and Isola 2000 is a large modern resort, very popular, with good lifts and well maintained runs. It is 2,000 metres high and usually has good snow from before Xmas to April. It's about 1hr30mins drive from Nice. Ski-bus service is from the Gare Nice (train station) 2 min. walk from our apartment). Auron, Valberg, Greolieres, and a number of smaller resorts are lower altitude and hence have snow for a shorter time is about the same distance from Nice. Limone in Italy is a prettier skiing area, about 2hour drive from Nice.