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Large, sunny flat just minutes from the Croisette, Cannes

Bedrooms 2
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking


About the property

2 Double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, full kitchen, lift, A/C, balconies with views

A very attractive, sunny flat with charming views of the hills to the east and pretty gardens (palm, olive and orange trees) and 1920's villas from the two balconies; It is in a quiet residential and sought-after area, yet right in the centre of Cannes, and only a few minutes walk from the famous Croisette and the is on the 4th floor (with a lift), and has individually adjustable AIR-CONDITIONING THROUGHOUT. NOW with Ultra High Speed FIBRE OPTIC Internet and TV.

Master Bedroom is large with a king-size 1.80 m wide bed, en suite bathroom with WC, a sitting/study area, + west-facing balcony to enjoy the afternoon/evening sun.

The second double bedroom can have 2 single beds (plenty of space inbetween !) or made up as a king-size bed. Large wardrobe and east-facing balcony, and adjacent shower room.

The living room and fully-equipped kitchen (oven, hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, w/machine + table for 3/4) all open onto a long balcony, facing east, to enjoy the sun from first thing in the morning until noon, or the shade in the afternoon . Second shower-room with large shower, washbasin and WC , + a 3rd independent WC.

A private, secure parking space is included.

It is just 8 min walk from the seafront (La Croisette), 5 min walk from the smart shops in rue d'Antibes, and exactly a 9 min walk from the Palais des Festivals. Buses pass within 100 metres, and there is a local supermarket, pharmacy etc 100m away.


Calls to ordinary landlines within France and nearly all other countries are FREE and unlimited. Calls to US/Canadian cellphones are also FREE; charges to other mobile/cell phones and calls to Special Numbers are chargeable.

This is in addition to FREE WiFi Internet access throughout the apartment. A private, secure parking space for one car is available (advance notice required.

More Details

Mr J Mindham
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
13 June, 2018

About Mr J Mindham

Born in London, I have always enjoyed France and the amazing clarity of the light in the south of France. Now 'early-retired' I manage this property myself and always welcome guests personally, showing them everything they need to know about the area and the apartment.

Mr J Mindham purchased this apartment in 2007

Why Mr J Mindham chose Prado République

With the sun streaming into the living room in mid-February, coming from the north of Europe how could I resist?

What makes this apartment unique

Quiet apartment in a quiet residential area (wake up hearing the birds sing !), but in the centre of town and only a few minutes walk from the Croisette/beach/Palais des Festivals. Private parking. Adjustable air-conditioning/heating. WiFi internet and FREE landline calls to many countries.

Guestbook comments from the owner

It was a pleasure to stay in this attractive and spacious apartment in a quiet neighbourhood just a short walk from local food shops and the station, and less than 10 minutes walk from the beach. It's an interesting and pleasant walk to Le Suquet, the old town. The owner was friendly and very helpful, giving us clear information and useful advice. Each room is sunny and bright, well furnished and clean. The kitchen is well equipped and the bathroom and shower room well appointed. The king size bed was wonderfully comfortable. The apartment is not overlooked and enjoys views in both directions: the view from the lounge was particularly impressive in the evening. The balconies (with electric blinds) are a considerable bonus.

All told, a five star experience which we hope to repeat
Apr 2016
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Prado République in Cannes

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Lift ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Ensuite to Bed 1
  • The bathroom is en-suite to Bedroom 1, is new and has modern fittings comprising: bath with shower, vanity basin, WC, hair dryer, and storage for all those personal toiletries, make up etc. The shower room (also new) for Bed 2/Living Room also has modern fittings, a large shower enclosure, vanity basin, and WC. There is a separate, third WC with hand basin.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot , A/C + West-facing balcony & study area, ensuite bathroom
    Living Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , A/C+ East-facing balcony, sofabed for 1 person
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , A/C+ East-facing balcony, 2 singles beds or super king size
  • THE APARTMENT IS FULLY AIR-CONDITIONED Bedroom 1 is large, has new en suite bathroom with bath/shower basin and WC, fitted wardrobes, a sitting/study area, and a west-facing balcony with chairs and pretty views. It has a 180cm/6' new sue per king size double bed. There is also a 120 cm/4' x 60 cm/2' child's bed/cot available on request. Bedroom 2 has two single beds (which can be made up as a king size double,) fitted wardrobes, and an east-facing balcony with pretty views. A baby's cot (60 x 120 cm/2' x 4') and a 80 cm folding single bed are available on request (in advance). There is a new, separate Shower Room (large shower, basin, WC) and a third independent WC. The living room has a comfortable sofa bed (for one person), other sofas/easy chairs, a dining table for 6, 48" flat-screen digital/HD TV and DVD player, and picture windows leading onto the east-facing balcony. The Kitchen is fully-equipped, and has a table for 3-4 people.
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
A reserved PARKING SPACE in a secure underground garage is included in the rental; ACCESSIBILITY: the apartment (4th floor, with a lift) is all on one level. Level access for a WHEELCHAIR to the building entrance and apartment can be made through the courtyard - ask for details. SMOKE ALARM fitted. CHILDREN: well-behaved children are welcome. Please note the apartment is on the 4th floor, and all rooms open (with quite heavy sliding/lockable doors) onto the balconies. The building is a quiet residential block, and is therefore not suitable for noisy children or loud parties! FREE TELEPHONE CALLS ! Telephone calls to ordinary landlines in France and most other countries, are free (also cellphones in USA and Canada); Any telephone charges are deducted from the deposit, after checking usage on-line. WiFi INTERNET Rental rates include being met at the property (usually by the owner) and shown everything; town maps and an Information File are provided. A safe is available to visitors.


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Large, sunny flat just minutes from the Croisette, Cannes
average rating of 4.883721 based on 44 reviews
London, UK

Great apartment and location!

  • 5 of 5

Our visit to Cannes was especially enjoyable this year. This apartment has wonderful light, a fantastic location and all the essential amenities. The refurbished bathrooms were also a plus. The owner was very helpful and available if needed (and he wasn't needed). Grocery store nearby was handy. The train station was minutes away, for travel to other towns. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jun-2011
  • Date of Stay: May 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Everything they say is true !!
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Cozy and well appointed flat in Cannes

  • 5 of 5

This flat has lots of good qualities. It is safe, well furnished, has two and a half baths, two balconies, a lift and a garage. These were the features that we were looking for and that made our stay there most pleasant and comfortable. The kitchen is charming and made me feel as if I were at home in a very french environment. The owner is courteous and helpful and helped make our stay effortless. The only disadvantage was the lack of English television which I have heard is pretty much normal throughout Cannes. There was a large supply of English books to read and by the end of the week I was comfortable watching the news in French.

The only downside of the location of this flat is that although it is very close to grocery stores, a pastry shop and some cafes, it was quite a distance to the main part of the city. The streets of Cannes are very winding and many are one way. so it is difficult driving for someone from the US where streets are usually straight. We found that the best way to get around was to walk. We did gradually discover short cuts to the sea and felt very safe walking everywhere. All in all I would highly recommend this flat to anyone who wants to experience a feeling of living in France - a little removed from the more touristy aspects of the city.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: As this visitor says, it's easier to walk everywhere here! Shops of all sorts, a Provençal market, cinemas and even the beach/seafront are all just a short walk away. So leave your car in the private garage, or come without a car; the train station is five minutes walk away, Nice airport thirty minutes. And English language TV channels are now available!
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Simply the best!!

  • 5 of 5

Nice stay, the owner very helpfull, apartment excellent, better then on the picture.

Very convenient location.

We will come back again :-)

Ewa & Maciek

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Winston-Salem, NC

3 nights in Cannes

  • 5 of 5

We spent 3 nights in Jonathan's apartment. There was plenty of space for the 4 of us. The place was clean and tidy...especially the kitchen and bathroom. The apartment is in a residential area of Cannes... a 5-minute walk to the attractions of Cannes...specifically the sidewalk cafes to the south side of the SCNF Cannes rail station, accessible via the underground passage way. The place is air conditioned for a comfortable night's sleep.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfy and convenient

  • 5 of 5

We booked this apartment for a late summer break in Cannes and it was perfect.

Bright and spacious with lovely views we had breakfast on the balcony on one side and a glass of wine in the evening on the other side as the sun went down.

Spotlessly clean and it had everything we needed ( and more) fabulously comfortable bed and super shower!

The owner has made it feel just like home with lots of advice on how everything worked as well as how to find the local supermarket and bakery for the morning croissants!

The local market is a five minute walk away and two minutes later you are on the beach!

  • Review Submitted: 20-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Large sunny flat with wonderful views

  • 5 of 5

Very convenient flat with great access to main shops and the sea.

Wonderful to return and enjoy again the amazing views of the terracotta roofs and hill. The balconies mean it is possible to enjoy sunshine all day. Extremely comfortable bed in large ensuite main bedroom, as well as being very quiet. Everything needed is just so close by and Cannes is such a beautiful and friendly seaside town.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Nice Cote d'Azur
Nearest Train
0.3 Kilometres
Cannes Ville
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
A8 Cannes
Nearest Beach
0.6 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

Centrally but quietly situated in glamorous Cannes, famous for it's Film Festival and the glitterati, with some of the best shops in the world on your doorstep, just a few minutes walk from the Croisette, where you can stroll along and admire the beautiful yachts and sunsets... and just 'people-watch' from one of the (free) blue chairs, or enjoy the beautiful private or public beaches.

St Tropez (take a boat!), Grasse, Nice (explore the Flower Market and Old City) and Italy are all easily accessible by car or train.

Or explore the quaint old town of Cannes 'Le Suquet', the museums, antique and flower markets on foot or with the help of 'Le Petit Train', and have your photo taken on the red carpet of the Palais des Festivals.

For shopping the rue d'Antibes is HEAVEN! Very stylish shops, not necessarily expensive. For everyday needs there are a supermarket, boulangerie, bars, restaurants etc within 100 metres, and the food markets at Place Gambetta and Forville are a few minutes walk


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Cleaning Fee £74.5
Damage Deposit £262.94

All bookings are subject to an 80 euro end of stay cleaning charge and 15 euro/person laundry charge; a Security Deposit of 500 euros (returnable if no damage) is payable.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.