Charming apartment in the heart of the old town of Villefranche. Balcony with sea and street views. Fully equipped, air conditioning, double windows, washing machine, TV - satellite. 1 Bright and spacious living-room with a very comfortable sofa-bed, 1 bedroom with a double bed, kitchen entirely equipped, 1 bathroom. One minute walk to the sea front, restaurants, internet cafés, grocery stores, bakers, butcher. Brief stroll to superb swimming beaches. The flat is on the 2nd floor of a building located on a picturesque and animated street of the village with a very nice atmosphere. The train station and bus station are very nearby. Handy to Nice, Monaco, Cap Ferrat, ski fields, hiking trails. The apartment is also a close walk to the 'Institut de Français', a very famous French language school.
Location: Villefranche-sur-mer, French Riviera: Nearest beach: beach at 100 meters
Car: not necessary
Villefranche is located half way betwween Nice and Monaco. Famous for its wonderfull bay, closed by the Cap Ferrat peninsula.
The apartement is located in the heart of the village, one street behind the picturesque mediterranean harbor, close to the storical 'Rue Osbcure'from the 14th C., where a lot of movies had been shooted, the Cocteau Chapel, and also near to the Citadel from the 16th c. which has museums inside, an open-air theater with cinema and concerts (from end of june to begining of september). The apartment is close to a lot of charming restaurants, bars, internet cafés, grocery stores, butcher, bakers, pharmacy, internet café, shops,diving school, boat hire and boat excursions available from the quay side. Local market on saturday morning, and antiques market on sunday.
The apartment is 10 minutes walking distance to the famous french language institute 'Institut de Français'.
Villefranche is very close to Nice (10 minutes drive) and Monaco - Monte-Carlo (20 minutes drive). The train station and bus station are 10 minutes away walking from the apartment. Around Villefranche you can discover Eze Village (20 min drive) or Cap Ferrat and the Rotshchild Villa (10 min drive), Beaulieu (10min) but also Antibes or Cannes (about 45 min drive) or St Paul de Vence (45 min), and also near by the Italian Riviera with San Remo (1 hour drive), or the beautifull south Alps moutains with the ski resorts such as Isola 2000 (1h30 drive).
A file is at your disposal at the apartment with the activities, restaurants, excursions around Villefranche, maps, train ans bus schedules, emergency numbers etc...