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Sunny and bright apartment in the heart of Old Town Nice

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Space 731 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Two-bedroom spacious and sunny apartment, located in the heart of the Old Town

This two-bedroom spacious and sunny apartment is, located in the heart of the Old town in Nice. The large balcony overlooks the charming and bustling place Rossetti.

This exceptional apartment is located in a pedestrian street which is just a few steps from the famous ‘Cours Saleya’, the Promenade des Anglais and only about 3 minutes away from the beach.

This newly decorated two-bedroom apartment is located on the 2nd floor in a typical Nicois building and overlooks a lovely and lively square. It has been totally refurbished at the beginning of the year. The style of the flat is an eclectic mix of edgy modern and soft French furniture.

This spacious apartment (68m2) contains high ceilings and wooden floors throughout which allows natural sunlight to flood through. The open kitchen/living room area is very spacious and opens on to the living/dining area and to the big and sunny balcony. The modern kitchen contains everything necessary for preparing and enjoying meals, such as refrigerator/freezer, oven, hob, dishwasher and washing machine.

The large and airy master bedroom contains a double bed, a French style armoire and lots of space for personal belongings. The style of the second double bed room is modern and contemporary.

The apartment is equipped with stereo, flat screen television, DVD player (USB port) and high-speed Internet access. It was also fitted with double glazing throughout.

The sleek tiled bathroom contains a large shower with a big waterfall shower head, a towel heater and plenty of space for personal items.

More Details

Owner
Katja Flann
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french, german
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

About Katja Flann

We both love Nice as we have spend lots of time there in our early 20s - Katja used to live in Nice after leaving school and Simon spend lots of time in Nice during his travels.

We wanted to have a place in Nice to come back to for family holidays - and when we saw this property we fell in love with it.

Katja Flann purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Katja Flann chose Nice

The location is ideal (it doesn't get more central than this) it's only a stone throw from the beach, the market and the huzzle and buzzle of the Old Town. It's an instant holiday feeling.

Since Nice airport is very well connected with flights from and to Europe, it's very easy to get to. The easy access from the airport to the flat is also very handy, especially for short weekend getaways.

What makes this apartment unique

If you love the sea, sun, a bit of the French Savoir Vivre and the Riviera holiday feeling then this flat is ideal for you - it's all on your door step. Even winter is a good time to visit and to stay in the flat as the weather is mild in Nice and surroundings towns - Monaco is only a 20min bus ride away from the flat. Winter sun anyone?

Guestbook comments from the owner

Just a quick thank you for the use of Balcon Rossetti last week. We really enjoyed our stay. The apartment had everything we needed and was in the perfect location.
Apr 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
7 Kilometres
Nice Airport
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
In Old Town
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Port de Nice
Nearest Golf
31 Kilometres
Mougins
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Nice Train Station (Gare SNCF)
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Kilometres
Basse Corniche/Moyen Corniche
Nearest Restaurant
10 Metres
In Old Town
Nearest Ski
90 Kilometres
Isola 2000
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Castel Plage

The flat on Place Rossetti can be easily reached by bus from the airport. The bus 98 takes you directly to the Gare Routier (bus station) which is located about 200m away from the flat. The bus costs only a few euros per ticket and is the cheaper option, as a taxi from the airport would cost you about 28 euros. The taxi ride is much faster and might get you from the airport to the flat in about 10 minutes.

The old town area is strictly pedestrianised, so you won't need a car to do your daily trips to the local boulangeries or the shops.

Gourmets and food lovers will enjoy buying their fruit and veg at the local market on Cours Saleya, about 200 meters away from the flat. Even closer, a local wine shop where you can buy great wine by the litre straight from the barrel for a few Euros. You can also buy your olive oil, freshly made pasta and other local delicatessen from authentic artisan shops right at your door step.

Surrounded by so much local delicious produce you might even want to cook your own lunch and enjoy on the balcony with a glass of chilled rose. We've recently discovered a wonderful Italian delicatessen around the corner from the flat, and their buffalo morzarella is the best in the world. We also stocked up on Italian cold cuts such as parma ham and mortadella. You cannot miss that shop, the smell of ham and fresh crusty bread will draw you inside in no time.

But don't stop there, there is ice cream for dessert. Place Rossetti is famous for two local ice cream shops, which have been established as Nicois artisans for decades. Fenoccio and Pincoccio boast with over 100 ice cream flavours - our tip: have a scoop every day and work your way through the menu.

The old town also boast with history and numerous beautiful churches - the cathedral Sainte Reparate is located nearby on Place Rossetti and fans of culture won't have far to go to get their fix of art as the Opera is just only 400m away across the Flower Market.

Since the beaches are only a stone throw away, a nice stumble along the Promenade de Anglais is fantastic at any time throughout the year regardless of the weather as you will have a spectacular view of the Mediterranean in its different shades of blue. In the summer the beach invites holidaymakers to sunbath, swim and cool off during the hot weather.

Amenities

Vieille Ville Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 731 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Town
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • each bedroom sleep 2 people in a double bed.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Pétanque Court
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • disco club
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Sunny and bright apartment in the heart of Old Town Nice
average rating of 4.6 based on 15 reviews
5

Great flat, great location.

  • 5 of 5

My friend and I have just returned after spending a wonderful week in the heart of Old Nice Town. This flat is perfect! A pleasant bus ride from the airport. Couldn't have asked for a better location. Walking distance to everything you need. Shops, bars, restaurants the lovely market and of course the beach,

The flat itself offered bright, comfortable, open plan living with a great balcony which was ideal for people watching and a glass of wine as well as an early coffee.

As it is so central this would not be ideal for anyone looking for a quiet location. For us it was perfect.

Thank you to both Kaja and Sarah for their help.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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The property was marginal Significan mold in the bathroom. Kitchen and dining/living have been re

  • 2 of 5

The area outside is fun in the daytime, but all night long, guys were screaming at each other and motorcycles ro

  • Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Bright, clean, and in a perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay We especially liked sitting on the terrace overlooking the heart of the old city! We would definitely like to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful shabby Chic apartment in The heart of Old Nice Town

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from this excellently situated apartment in Place Rossetti . If you are looking to experience everything Old Town Nice has to offer then this beautiful Shabby Chic Aoartment is definitely for you.

Everything we needed was within easy walking distance including great restaurants attractions beautiful architecture and small supermarkets , it was a breath of fresh air not needing the use of a car during our stay !

Will definitely be booking this apartment again 👍𣐊

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

Great apartment, perfectly located

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is pefectly located in the heart of the Old Town. Just a few steps to the Flower Market (go and get your breakfast there!) and to the beach promenade.

Lovely little shops, supermarkets and restaurants around.

The apartment is in a great condition, very clean, you'll find everything you need and the decoration is in the best of taste. You can enjoy sitting on the balcony and watch the lively atmosphere on Plaza Rosetti.

The Owner is providing a plenty choice of DVDs, (guide-)books.

The info we got from the Owner about the apartments amendments and how to get there was a big help.

We really enjoyed our stay very much and definitely come back again!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
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beautiful apartment - perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We had a perfect stay at Nice. The apartment is gorgeous, very bright and pleasant, spacious and comfortable, and right in the heart of the old city.

The furniture is beautiful and very well selected.

The apartment was very clean and very well-maintained.

We got plenty of information about the location, transportaion and about the old city.

We really loved it!!!!!!!!!

We will go back and would never even consider looking for any other place to stay!

Thank you so much!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
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Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Downpayment / Deposit requested. Discount depending on length of stay

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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