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Comfortable, Bright, Spacious 102sqm Apartment With Sunny Terrace

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Spacious Apartment in Antibes, French Riviera - Walking Distance To Sandy Beach, Picturesque Old Town And Luxury Yacht Harbour

This spacious apartment provides comfortable accommodation for 6 people. There are 3 double bedrooms, a bathroom, separate shower room and 2 WCs. There is a well-equipped kitchen and a bright living/dining room with a long sunny terrace. Located a short walk from the ancient ramparts and medieval centre of Antibes, Port Vauban with its luxury yachts and 2 child friendly sandy beaches. With all amenities close by a car is not essential. Set in landscaped communal gardens, with partial sea views, the apartment makes an ideal base for exploring the beautiful French Riviera – its extensive coastline, stunning mountains and glorious countryside. Trains and buses from the nearby station provide inexpensive and quick access to the classic towns of the Cote d’Azur, Nice, Juan-les-Pins, Cannes, St Tropez and Monaco.


Owner
Deepa Zaman
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
12 October, 2017

About Deepa Zaman

My partner and I love France and especially Paris and the south of France. I am a lecturer in further education, and my partner is an information security consultant.

We enjoy french food and wine and have French nieces and nephews!

We also love to travel and visit new or favourite places in France, and always feel excited for prospective guests when they apply looking to stay in Antibes as it is a wonderful location.

Deepa Zaman purchased this apartment in 2007

Why Deepa Zaman chose Cannes - Grasse - Antibes

We chose to buy an apartment in Antibes as it is on the Cote D'Azur in the South of France. The weather is lovely all year, it's very easy to get to with Nice airport nearby and a train station a few minutes from the apartment. Beautiful Provence is up the road and the back country offers endless walking/driving tours with national parks and natural gorges, mountains and lakes. There are many quaint medieval villages with culinary delights to explore.

We wanted a place that was quick to travel to and also in a complex where mainly French families live, and lovely communal grounds.

What makes this apartment unique

As mentioned our apartment is very easy to get to - Nice airport is around thirty minutes drive away or forty to sixty minutes bus ride away. Antibes railway station is walking distance. Local shops/bakers are a few minutes away and an Olympic sized swimming pool and high spec tennis courts can be found across the road from the complex. Antibes old town, port and nearest beach are all only fifteen minutes walk away.

We also have a reserved parking place in the gated complex.

We chose the apartment because it is a large airy family apartment. It has three bedrooms, a well equipped kitchen and a large living /dining room, with partial sea views. In addition there are two toilets, and separate bath and shower. Perfect for 6 people.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a very nice stay in your flat. Everything was as you had described it, and everything worked...Nicole was very helpful, and full of useful tips and information. The flat was ideal for us, and we particularly enjoyed the local bakery, which is as good, if not better, than any in the old town. JM Norway (October 2014)



I just wanted to say a big thank you for renting your lovely apartment to us. We had a super time and would love to return some day. Nicole was very pleasant and helpful. SH Northampton (August 2014)
Apr 2007
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Antibes in Alpes-Maritimes

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:30
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21 ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Breakages and damage must be reported immediately
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 1 bathroom with bath, basin and WC. 1 shower room with basin. 1 separate WC.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Can provide Graco cot for infant
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Can provide 1 Large double or 2 single beds
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 2 fixed single beds (not bunk)
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1, double bed. Bedroom 2, 2 singles can be put together to make large double. Bedroom 3, 2 fixed single beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Sorry no pets and no smoking in the apartment as the owner has asthma. Heating is communal and comes on automatically depending on temperature. Families and couples only. The main renter must be over 21. Outside: There is a long sunny terrace spanning the south and west side of the apartment. Chairs and table provide a place for morning coffee in the sun or an evening drink under the stars. The terrace overlooks extensive, landscaped communal gardens with a raised woodland garden for children to explore. The apartment comes with a designated parking bay. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / weekly cleaning service: Towels and linen provided. We kindly request that towels are not taken to the beach. Apartment cleaned before arrival and after departure once a week. Also, in between cleaning if renting for more than one week Other: All the rooms are comfortable and well furnished.

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average rating of 4.6 based on 11 reviews
5

Wonderful, comfortable apartment in a peaceful area near all amenities

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is comfortable, spacious and well equipped. The neighbours were friendly when we bumped into them and we felt very much at home. It was handy to be near the bus stops for the airport and La Garoupe or even days out in Nice. We took advantage of the neighbourhood boulangerie, cafe and mini market as well as the municipal

Swimming pool where lounging on lawns under palm trees was a real treat after crowded beaches. Will definitely come back as we liked being able to wander down to busy central Antibes without being overwhelmed by tourists and noise when we came back to the apartment.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Nicky Many thanks for the generous and informative review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay and felt at home and Abul and I look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Best wishes Deepa and Abul
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5

Antibes

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Deepa,

We had a wonderful week in your apartment. It is lovely and bright, spacious, clean and well equipped. We made good use of the beach umbrellas and bat and ball provided. Nicole was very welcoming. The location was great for the train station. Antibes is a gorgeous place. We took your advice and climbed to the top of the apartment block for amazing views and to watch the sunset. We didn't want to leave and hope to return again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Louisa Thank you for the lovely review. So happy that you enjoyed the apartment and the views! We would be very happy for you to return and look forward to welcoming you again. All the best Deepa and Abul
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Very welcoming neighborhood!

  • 4 of 5

Nicely set up, clean, and well-equipped apartment that suited our needs to sleep, wash, and feed six adults and two small children. Neighbors, despite all the noise the two small terrors generated, were extremely welcoming -- "Enjoy your stay with us," one family said. It's an easy, and interesting walk by the old town walls to two safe, stony beaches, or there's a swimming pool 200m. away. There's a small Casino market with many of the essentials 300m. away. Nicely done, Deepa.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Graham for your generous comments. Abul and I are very happy that you enjoyed your stay in the apartment. I would agree our neighbours are lovely! :-) We wish you and your family well and hope to welcome you again in the future. Best wishes Deepa and Abul
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Spacious and well appointed apartment

  • 5 of 5

A heartfelt thank you to Deepa for all the care and attention that has so obviously been put into this lovely apartment. It is probably one of the best holiday houses we have ever rented, and we have rented a few. We had a fantastic week and Nicole, the housekeeper, was very helpful.

The centre of old town Antibes itself is very close by and we felt the smaller, more enclosed beach (which is nearer) was probably the best of the three we encountered.

Speedos are compulsory at the Olympic sized municipal swimming pool at the end of the road, so be prepared. (We weren't, and had to borrow a pair. I'm sure they gave me the smallest they could find...)

Eating out is a bit hit and miss; Mister Pizza around the corner is good and not too expensive. We found a lot of very average places charging very high prices in the town.

Possibly the best times we had were at the apartment itself. There are two balconies for sunlovers, a decent DVD library (in English) and space to spread out and relax, eating food from the nearby supermarket and boulangerie.

All in all, a very enjoyable holiday. Recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Tim Thank you so much for taking the time to write this wonderful review it is greatly appreciated. Also, many thanks for the additional useful information. We are very happy that you enjoyed your time in Antibes and hope to welcome you again in the future. All the best Abul and Deepa
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5

Relaxing stay in a great location

  • 5 of 5

A lovely couple of weeks. The flat is spacious and comfortable and the owners are really friendly and helpful. Handy for town and beach, and just around the corner from the bus and train station, which makes it for easy day trips without the need for a hire car. Also means getting to and from Nice airport is very convenient. There's a great little bakery a couple of minutes away, perfect for breakfast pastries!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the generous comments. Abul and I are really happy that you and your family had a lovely time in Antibes and we hope to welcome you again in the near future. All the best Deepa and Abul
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Great Apartment!

  • 5 of 5

Hi Deepa,Just to let you know we had a fantastic holiday in your beautiful apartment ! Everything was a perfect and the apartment was a lovely size for all 6 of us . We will be recommending your lovely place to our friends and family and hope to return in the future. Kind Regards Ruth and Brian

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Ruth and Brian Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We greatly appreciate the generous comments and Abul and I are so happy that you found the apartment comfortable and that you had a great time. We look forward to welcoming both of you again in the near future. All best wishes to you and your family Deepa and Abul
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Location

Nearest Airport
14 Kilometres
Nice Cote d'Azur
Nearest Train
0.1 Kilometres
Antibes Station
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
A8
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Various
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Plage de la Gravette
Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

Plage de La Gravette is a picturesque beach 15 minute walk from the apartment, through the famous Port Vauban with its stunning yachts. Adjacent to this harbour and the beach are the ancient ramparts of old Antibes beyond which you'll find many bars, restaurants, quaint alleys with delightful shops selling local wares and produce. Plage de Ponteil, 20 minute walk from the apartment off Albert 1er is an extensive, lovely sandy beach with a children's play area.

Travel:

Nice airport is 20 minutes away by taxi and 40 minutes by bus.

There are car hire facilities at the airport. A car is not essential as all amenities are close by and cheap, quick rail and bus service from Antibes provide easy access to most of the coastline from Marseille via St Tropez in the west to Italy via Monaco in the east. Antibes station is 5 minutes walk from the apartment.

Distances:

The centre of Antibes is a 10 minute walk away. There you will find extensive selection of shops, banks including HSBC, post office, and the tourist information office. The old quarter of Antibes has many charming alleys full of little boutiques and patisseries and the many squares and side streets provide ample opportunities for relaxing, eating and drinking. A popular provencal market is open everyday until 1pm except Mondays selling delicious fresh produce.

Further Details:

At the end of the road from the apartment is the Stade Nautic where you will find an Olympic size indoor swimming pool and an outdoor swimming pool with smaller pool for children and also several high spec. tennis courts. Marineland in Biot is a 10 mins bus ride away offers delightful entertainment for children and adults alike with its orca, dolphin and seal lion shows. Take a boat from Cannes to the Iles de Lerins (20 mins) where the 'Man in the Iron Mask' was incarcerated, the island offers wonderful walks through dense forests of pine and eucalyptus and wonderful clear waters for swimming. The Musee Picasso houses a collection of Picasso's later pieces which he bequeathed to Antibes when he lived here and is located on the ancient ramparts of the town. Juan-les-Pins, 2kms away is famous for its glamorous nightlife and offers many bars, restaurants and clubs. There are many festivals and events throughout the year below is just a selection of the more prominent ones:

Midem international Music Fair - 27th - 31st January

Old Antibes Antique Fair: Easter.

Cannes Film Festival: 14th – 25th May.

Monaco Grand Prix: 25th - 28th May.

Antibes Classic Yachts: June.

Antibes/Juan-le-Pin Jazz Festival: 13th - 22nd July.

Nice World Music: July.

Cannes Fashion: August.

Cannes Royal Regatta: September.

Nice Blues Festival: October.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Antibes, Cote d'Azur - Riviera

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Autumn
9 Sep 2017 - 10 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£540
for 5 nights
£756
 
 
Winter
11 Nov 2017 - 2 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£445
for 5 nights
£623
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£756
for 7 nights
£756
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £284.78

Booking Notes:
We require a non-refundable deposit of 25% of the price of the rental period on booking. The balance is to be paid 4 weeks before occupancy. A refundable security deposit of €320 / £250 in case of breakages/damage is paid with the balance and refunded one week after departure subject to a satisfactory inspection. Longer or shorter bookings can be made depending on availability and time of year. During the peak months May - October the booking runs from Saturday 15.00 hrs to 10.30 hrs the following Saturday. Guests are requested to vacate punctually.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day and time is normally Saturday with departures by 10.30 and arrivals from 15.00 hrs onwards during May to October. At other times we can accommodate arrival throughout the week.

Notes on prices:
Prices for the property per week are in Euros but can be paid in sterling as well. During February, Easter, May and October and Christmas UK school holidays, rental rates will differ from the normal rates and guests will be informed of the rates on enquiry.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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