Nice, France

Cosy flat in Nice close to the sea

Apartment 4 1 1
About Our Home
Our flat is a small, cosy home with Mediterranean charm and a truly superb location. The flat is situated in the "Carré d'Or" near Hotel Negresco, two main streets from the Promenade des Anglais, and its beach (5mn walk), only 10mn walk from the old city centre of Nice and from the train station. The airport is at 15min by bus (stop at the Promenade des Anglais) or by train (stop at Nice St Augustin). The flat is close to many local shops, bakery, and supermarkets and has a free street parking. The flat is a 60's common Mediterranean building in a very quiet area with a lovely view on gardens and old architectural buildings. It includes a small open-plan kitchen, a luminous large living room with flat screen television and a sofabed, a lovely balcony with black cast iron table and chairs, and a small bathroom recently renovated including a washmachine. In addition to this floor, the inside of the flat also contains 1 large double bedroom on a mezzanine. We have hi-speed internet access and air-conditioning.
Special Considerations
No smoking in the house.
There are many restaurants in Old Nice. The little streets conceal excellent café specialised in Niçoise haute cuisine. For instance, Cour Saleya has a wide variety of restaurants for all tastes: sea food, pasta, pizza and little farcis...
The old part of town has a good atmosphere both by day and night, and many clubs and bars to enjoy nightlife.
Small regional stores and markets are in the Old Nice Quarter. Rue Jean Médecin has many shops of all kinds, including «Nice Etoile» shopping centre. Rue de France has several shops and some restaurants.
The city has numerous museums: the Tera Amata Museum, the Asian Arts Museum, the Masséna Museum, the Matisse Museum, the Musée national Marc Chagall, the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MAMAC), the Villa Arson...
Nice is also close to Monaco, Antibes, Juan-Les-Pins and Cannes (15-20 min by train). Many villages as Grasse, Vence, Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Eze, etc. can be reached by bus or train.
The Château ruins, the Cimiez Arenas, the Roman fortress, the Promenade des Anglais with the Hôtel Negresco, place Masséna, the Acropolis, Cours Saleya, Cathédrale Sainte Réparate, Cathédrale Saint Nicolas
Special Events
Many events punctuate life in Nice. One of the most important part of life in the Azurean capital is the Festival du Jazz de Nice (Nice Jazz Festival IN JULY). Every year, this event attracts musicians from all four corners of the globe.
is a lovely city in Summer, offering leisure of both the sea and the mountains (1h drive).

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  1. I am a medical lawyer in Nice. I enjoy hiking in the mountains of the French Riviera, spending good time in quiet spaces and discovering nice pubs. I spent few weeks in London and in Bath and I partic
  2. During my holidays, I will be accompanied by Mickael, a researcher who actually lives in Bath and shares the same interests than I.
  3. I have already exhanged my home when I visited Ireland including 5 years ago, Berlin and Amsterdam 2 years ago and Sevilla one year ago. Each experience has been very positive.