Newly renovated in a prestigious seafront apartment block in Menton Garavan, the accommodation, on the fourth floor, with lift, comprises: entrance hall: double bedroom with large storage cupboards, air-conditioning, and balcony: second bedroom with bunk beds (1.8m long), wash basin, and under-bed storage: bathroom with bath, shower, wc and heated towel rail: separate wc: spacious air-conditioned living room with sofa-bed, sofa, dining table and chairs, TV (French and Italian programmes), DVD, and new fitted kitchen with dishwasher, washing machine, fridge freezer, oven, hob and extractor: generous balcony with views to the Col de Berceau and the mountains at the Italian border.
The gated block, with guardian, faces the sea at the public beach, Plage Rondelli, and has an excellent supermarket, boulangerie/patisserie, restaurants, cafes, post office, bank, pharmacy and bus stops within 5 minutes walk. All the delights of the Old Town are little more than 10 minutes walk away, if you can drag yourself from our rooftop pool and solarium with stunning views in all directions.
Menton is a wonderful centre for exploring the Cote d'Azur, the Ligurian coast and the Piedmont. Public transport by train is very convenient, both in France and Italy, Menton Garavan station is within a short walk, and the booking office staff are very helpful. Buses travel along the coast to Monte Carlo and Nice, or inland to mountain villages, for 1.50 euros! Menton is well placed for events such as the Monaco Grand Prix (May) and the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters Tennis tournament (April), a train journey of 10 minutes.
The town itself is very beautiful year round, with a temperate climate, and plenty to do and see. Famous local events include the Lemon Festival (February) and the Music Festival (August).
Secure underground parking: This may be possible if booked well in advance. € 50 per week in cash on arrival
There will also be the possibility of renting a studio apartment, opposite on the same floor.