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Promenade des Anglais, Nice: 3 double bedrooms, 2 baths, terrace, sea view.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 914 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

The 90 sq m apartment has 3 quiet double bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6

Centrally located on the Promenade des Anglais, a 10 minutes walk from the Negresco Hotel. The apartment has been recently refurbished and refurnished to a very high standard with a modern and bright style. The large and airy living/dining room opens onto a 10 m² terrace overlooking the Bay of Angels. 3 tastefully furnished double bedrooms, the third bedroom is a large sofa bed, with 2 bathrooms and a fully equipped separate kitchen with modern appliances. TV, video and DVD players also available and hifi. Free WiFi internet access. Private underground garage and cave. Lift.


Owner
Alexander Thijs
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, french, german, dutch
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
October 22, 2017

About Alexander Thijs

Hi, I am Alexander Thijs, the property owner. Last summer 2009 I had an interview in the Gazette de la Promenade, the Newspaper of the Promenade des Anglais, where I had the opportunity to outline all the best things of Nice and the Promenade in particular. Here are the first phrases of the interview: “I fell in love with the Promenade for the rest of my live!” These are the words of successful dentist and owner of an apartment on the Promenade des Anglais Mr. Thijs (Dutch). He is successfully managing the seasonal rental of his apartment, while working fulltime as a dentist. His rental site and blog are visited by people all around the world and have set a new standard for holiday rental.

Alexander Thijs purchased this apartment in 2008

Guestbook comments from the owner

The apartment was absolutely fantastic - it had everything we needed and the balcony with a sea view was absolutely ideal. Laure, who checked us in and out, was very friendly and always prompt. I would thoroughly recommend the apartment to groups booking in Nice as it was roomy, had all the necessary amenities and was close enough to the beach, the old town and the train station. A very enjoyable stay :)
Apr 2017
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Amenities

Les Baumettes Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 914 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Luxury
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Elevator
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon , double sofa bed
  • 3 doubles
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
If you arrive by car or like to rent a car, we can offer you free of charge our private underground garage, which is inside the building and which can be reached by lift as well. As all garages in the centre of Nice are a luxury and a rarity, you will find out that they are always small; therefore we provide you the exact dimensions of our garage: its width is 249 cm, its length is 677 cm, but please note it might be difficult to access with a big car because the private gate is smaller (width 210 cm x height 185 cm).

Reviews

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Promenade des Anglais, Nice: 3 double bedrooms, 2 baths, terrace, sea view.
average rating of 4.2 based on 12 reviews
4

A perfect stay in NIce

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in the apartment very much. When you wake up in the morning and have breakfast on the balcony looking directly at the Mediterranea Sea you get the perfect holiday feeling. The apartment gives you all the comfort you need. You can reach the centre of Nice walking (20'), by bike (Le Velo Blue) and taking the bus (stop in front of the apartment). You can reach the apartment in 15' (bus 98) from Nice Airport.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2014
  • Stayed: July 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent rental in Nice

  • 5 of 5

We have been visiting Alexander's apartment now for 6 years and it is an ideal winter location. Nice has its own eco climate so daytimes can be nice and warm. His manager is very helpful and always ensures the apartment is very clean. Everything is there for self-catering and a variety of shops are nearby. Nice is full of interesting places to visit and is also an easy centre to go out visiting along the coast. In February it has a spectacular festival for 2 weeks. If you have nothing better to do you can watch the sea change colour or the world go by from the balcony. Many friends and relatives have come to stay with us in NIce and all have been very impressed with the apartment's facilities and location. Alexander is very friendly and helpful.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2014
  • Stayed: February 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Chicago area
3

As Advertised, but The Devil is in the Details

  • 3 of 5

Upon arrival for our three-night stay in this apartment, it appeared as advertised - a three-bedroom unit overlooking the Promenade Des Anglais and the Mediterranean. We enjoyed sitting out on the balcony watching the sun rise and sharing a bottle of wine in the evening watching the traffic and motorbike zip by. The beds were comfortable.

We did have reservations about the rental. Having used VRBO several times in the past, we were disappointed in the overall quality of the apartment. Upon arrival we couldn't turn on all the lights - some lamps needed to be plugged in or bulbs were burned out. The on-site (30 minutes away) property manager didn't spend a lot of time with us, and didn't show us the automatic shutters or laundry. The stove didn't work and our call to the on-site manager was not returned. There was only enough soap for one of the two bathrooms and we had to go out and purchase our own toilet paper after the first night. Although clean, the place looked dingy with scuff marks on the walls, drab wall covering, peeling paint, a rats-nest of wires behind the tv/wi-fi, old electrical fixtures, and tired, unmatched furniture. Although we had a small call (size of a Passat) we didn't even try to shoehorn the car into the corner parking space and ended up feeding the meters out front.

Once we made initial contact with the owner on VRBO we were shifted over to rental systems.com to complete the transactions (thereby bypassing VRBO's automatic review system). Note that most of the reviews were hand-picked by the owner, perhaps screening less favorable comments.

To be truthful, this was the only place on the Promenade in our price-range and bedroom requirements. If you're not fussy about the interior and are looking for a beautiful view close to downtown Nice, this place may be for you.

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2013
  • Stayed: October 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The Hague, Netherlands
5

Excellent apartment

  • 5 of 5

We recently stayed for 2 weeks in this excellent spacious apartment that is very well centrally located on the Promenade des Anglais. The three bedrooms are located at the back of the apartment and were very quiet. Wide awake, from the early morning I was sitting on the terrace to see the sun rising, whilst watching the changing colours of the sea. You have stunning views over the whole bay and this is so beautiful! You can see the waves of the sea arriving the beach. You have only to cross the Promenade to be on the beach and to take a fresh dip in the very clear water of the Med.

Two weeks are still too short for exploring all that Nice has to offer. Its cultural richness is overwhelming. We also made little excursions to Monaco, Villefranche and Eze. The owner sent us some touristy information by mail, which was very helpfull.

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Nice and would highly recommend this apartment and we would love to stay here again soon.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2008
  • Stayed: August 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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East Sussex
4

An excellent choice.

  • 4 of 5

We were very pleased with the location and size of this property and think that it was priced excellently..My only criticism was that the apartment was perhaps a bit 'tired',the bathroom and kitchen did need updating.We were at the end of the season so a few things needed replacing ie a patio chair broke whilst we were there.Overall an excellent choice but think the managing agent could have ben at bit more helpful.Also the garage was too small for our car so i think this should be made clear in the details.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2008
  • Stayed: August 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Everyone will agree that this spacious apartment has a great location. Recently we refurbished the bathrooms and kitchen to match its exclusivity. The terrace with stunning views of the Mediterranean is equipped with a new stylish garden set for 6 people. Our managing agent who meets our guests at the apartment is at our guests service to give you the best holiday possible. For the garage we added its dimensions in the advert to make clear that we don't recommend to use the garage for big cars such as an estate car / station wagon or cadillacs.
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Nice Côte d'Azur
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
In the street
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Nice-Corsica
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Nice-Ville
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Junction 50
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
In the street
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Isola 2000
Nearest Beach
20 Metres
Across the street!
Car: not necessary

The apartment is located on the famous Promenade des Anglais with an uninterrupted view over the Bay of Angels with all its changing colours. Just a short way from the centre of town and the old town of Nice and of course 50 metres from the beach. There are bars, restaurants and shops near the apartment and the airport is just 10 mins away by bus or car. This really is the perfect location for enjoying the sites of Nice and the Riviera with Monaco, St Tropez, Cannes all a short drive away.

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Check-in is after 3pm (earlier possible if not a changeover day), check-out is 10am. Arrival between 19.45 – 22.15 incurs a 40 euros call out fee to be paid directly on arrival. After 22.30 – 1am this fee is 70 euros. No arrival at night after 1am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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