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Romantic Hideaway, With Fantastic View!

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet

Overview

About the property

Townhouse in Apricale, Liguria

The house is harmonious and beautifully decorated. It is located in the medieval village but with all the modern comfort as air conditioning, sat TV, DVD, and WiFi. It is perfect for a family or two couples. The layout of the house is as follows: entrance on street level with bathroom and master bedroom. On the same level a room with open fireplace and the kitchen. First floor bathroom, toilet, second bedroom and the living room. From the living room french doors open to the outside dining area. From there up the stairs to the 'cherry on the cake'; the roof terrace (35 m2 ) with a shower and an amazing view! Our B&B Apricus Locanda is at about 100 mtrs. where you can use the pool. It is also possible to have breakfast on the beautiful terrace there (extra charge).


Owner
Apricus Locanda
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, French, German, Italian, Dutch
Calendar last updated:
27 July, 2017

About Apricus Locanda

During a visit to my sister and her husband who lives in Apricale for almost 20 years I had a romantic encounter in the main square in Apricale. That was the beginning of our adventure in Apricale. Arturo lives here for almost 17 years and I for 8 years. Me (Jeanette) a Dutch manager and Arturo an Albanian builder have put together all our skills and opened a Bed & Breakfast, Apricus locanda (IT259). Arturo has built it and I am running it. The success of Apricus made that we wanted to create something more private and luxurious. And there are our luxury townhouses (IT 3376 and IT 4283). Since 2014 we also own restaurant named Apricus Osteria & Bar. You will find the bar at about 300 meters from the house. We are open for a morning coffee, lunch and diner. The view from the terrace is fantastic.

Hope we may welcome you in our beloved Apricale. Jeanette

Apricus Locanda purchased this house in 2008

Why Apricus Locanda chose Imperia

We live in Apricale on the same side as the townhouse. Also our B&B has the same view. The house is light (facing South) and has a stunning almost 360° view. We love the village. It is still very authentic but at the same time the glamorous places as Sanremo and Monaco are nearby. You can enjoy the best of both worlds. The sea to have a swim, the river to refresh yourself and the mountains to walk and to ski, it is all there!!

What makes this house unique

We created this house specially for our guests. We do have a lot of repeat clients in our B&B who want to stay longer and be able to cook Italian meals with fresh ingredients etc. Because the house is located near a closed parking place, it is easy accessible. As you know Apricale is for pedestrians only that makes it very nice and quiet, but on a hot summers day it is also comfortable when you can get close to your house with your car.

The roof terrace is of course the cherry on the cake. In daytime to sunbathe and at night to watch the stars.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Apricale in Apricale

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom downstairs near the masterbedroom, wc and shower. The bath for the master is in the bedroom. Bathroom upstairs, with sink and shower and a separate toilet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom with a king size bed, balcony and bath. Bedroom on the first floor with two single beds. A sofabed in the living room (just in case).
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Notes:
Outside: There is a dining table with 4 chairs on the terrace. The roofterrace on the next level has 4 sunbeds, parasol, little table and a shower. Both terraces facing south Utility Room: Vacuum cleaner, iron, ironing board. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen is included. One has to bring his own beachtowels. If you want you can hire a cleaner for the final cleaning. It is also possible to have a breakfast buffet in our locanda Apricus. It will be charged extra. Other: There is little room with an open fireplace. Just a cosy place to hang out or read a book.

Reviews

5/5 -
(1 traveller reviews)

Romantic Hideaway, With Fantastic View!
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
5

Wonderful relaxing place

  • 5 of 5

Having had the perfect introduction to the magical place that is Apricale, by staying two nights at Apricus Locanda, we moved into the Townhouse for a week. Beautifully and tastefully decorated, it provides a wonderful haven of peace and tranquility. We'll equipped for all our needs, we loved having breakfast on the terrace, taking in the view and soaking up the atmosphere. The apartment has all you need, and the roof terrace with sun beds was a great bonus.

We both slept better than we have done for years, so peaceful is the village, and the thoughtfully planned interior of the Townhouse exudes calm.

Big thank you to Jeanette and Arturo for making us so welcome, and our stay so special !

Karen & Neil Walton (Durham City UK)

  • Review Submitted: Jun 14, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
55 Kilometres
Nice
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Apricus Osteria & Bar
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Sanremo
Nearest Train
12 Kilometres
Ventimiglia
Nearest Motorway
14 Kilometres
Ventimiglia
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Apricus Osteria & Bar
Nearest Ski
60 Kilometres
Limone
Nearest Beach
12 Kilometres
Camporosso al mare
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

The nearest beach is 12 km from Apricale. In Rocchetta Nervia (8 km. from Apricale) is a beautiful clean river with waterfalls and natural pools. On a hot day very refreshing!

Travel:

Nice airport 60 km.

Genova airport 170 km.

Ventimiglia trainstation 18 km. From there is a busservice 5 times a day to Apricale.

Distances:

Dolceacqua 8 km.

Monaco 30 km.

San Remo 25 km.

The Spa in Pigna is 10 km. away.

Further Details:

Apricale is choosen as the most beautiful hilltop village in Italy in 2005 and 2008. In the Castello della Lucertola are important art exhibitions from wellknown artists as Picasso, Miro, Folon and Louise Bourgeois. But also young talents have the possibility to show their work. Concerts, theatre and dance evenings are organized by the 'comune'. There are two local grocery shops 6 restaurants and 3 bars in town.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Apricale, Liguria

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
 
Rate 2
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
1 night minimum stay
£128
for 1 night
£895
 
 
Rate 3
2 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
1 night minimum stay
£109
for 1 night
£760
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Please send an email and note that you are interested in renting the house (and not booking a room in the locanda). We will ask you to pay a deposit of 25% of the total price. The rest can be paid on arrival.

Changeover Day:
Arrival time between 16.00 and 20.00 pm. Departure before 10.00 am.

25% of the total price as a deposit the balance on arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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