Apartment in Juan les Pins, Cote D'Azur, France - Good Location, Private Gated Estate, 10 Minute Walk To Sandy Beaches, 5 Minute Stroll To Local Shops
L'Aureole is a detached two storey villa in its own grounds on a private gated estate. The flat comprises all of the first floor and is spacious, light and airy and has sea views. There is a large south facing suntrap terrace equipped with patio furniture, sun loungers and electronic sun blind. There are two bedrooms, 1 with king-sized bed and en-suite basin and toilet and 1 with twin beds. The lounge/dining room has 2 sofas each convertible to double beds. Cot and high chair available. Fully fitted and well equipped kitchen, bathroom with shower, separate cloakroom. Electric shutters to all windows. Gas central heating. The property is approx 20 minutes drive to Nice Airport and 10 minute drive to Cannes. It is adjacent to Antibes. A 5 minute stroll to local shops and a 10 minute walk to sandy beaches. Area is central for beaches, mountains, watersports, fishing, golf, tennis, rambling, cycling, local markets, galleries, museums, shopping, nightlife, bars, cafes, restaurants.
About the Owner
I live in England and am recently retired. In my younger years I worked in France and really enjoy the country and the French way of life which is the reason I purchased my property.
Year Purchased: 2000
I love Juan les Pins and first visited the area as a child with my parents and have been returning ever since. Juan les Pins has so much to offer with beautiful sandy beaches and a great range of shops, cafes, bars and restaurants. The climate is wonderful all year round. It is easily accessible being approximately 20 minutes drive from Nice Airport, 10 minutes to Cannes and is adjacent to Antibes.
The property is on a private gated estate and a 5 minute stroll to local shops and 10 minute walk to sandy beaches. The spacious flat has sea views and a suntrap south facing terrace.
Activity and Interests
A ten minute walk to the local sandy beaches of Juan les Pins. There is a choice of "free" beaches or "pay" beaches with all the usual facilities. Some "pay" beaches have good restaurants. The beaches in Juan les Pins are all sandy and are picturesque as set in a bay. There is a promenade with palm trees above the beaches. The beaches at the Baie de la Garoupe are approx 10 minute drive. Very pretty with views across the Bay of Nice and to the Alpes and a lovely coastal path walk.
Nice Airport is a 20 minute drive but can also be accessed by train and bus. The local bus stop is within a 5 minute stroll and the train station a 20 minute walk. A car is not essential as the local bus service is currently excellent. There is a direct bus from Nice Airport to the local bus stop.
It is approximately 875 miles from Calais to Antibes/Juan les Pins but the whole journey can be driven on the autoroute and may take approximately 12 hours allowing for petrol and refreshment stops.
Cannes 10 minute drive.
Nice Centre half hour drive.
Italy an hour drive. Ventimiglia has a good market every Friday from approx 8.00a.m. to 4.00 pm.
Mougins, a pretty pedestrianised hilltop village with many restaurants and art galleries, a half hour drive.
St. Paul de Vence, a pretty pedestrianised hilltop village with cobbled streets, 35 minutes.
Vence, approx 45 minutes, well known for perfume.
Monte Carlo, approx a 45 minute drive. A harbour, large aquarium and botanical gardens.
There are local shops within a 5 minute stroll from the property. There are 2 boulangeries, one which has a small cafe. Outside this boulangerie there is a small rotisserie which sells freshly roasted chickens. A general store which sells fruit, vegetables, cheese end general provisions. A frozen food store, a post office and a pharmacy. There is also a Mister Pizza who will deliver.
Juan les Pins is a small town with many boutiques, restaurants and cafes. There is a park in the centre ideal for small children as there is a well equipped playground, an electric train and roundabout. There is a little tourist train which runs frequently from Juan les Pins to Antibes which helps locate your whereabouts. In the summer the beach restaurants are open where you can dine at tables on the sand.
Antibes, adjacent to Juan les Pins, is a larger town with many shops, banks, cafes and restaurants. There is a daily morning market situated in the old Roman town of Antibes with a wonderful selection of fruit, flowers, vegetables, cheese, meat and fish. The harbour is well worth a visit. The Picasso Museum is located within the old town of Antibes. The Naval Museum is on the coast road from Juan les Pins to Antibes.
Within a 10 minute walk there is a large E Leclerc supermarket with a wide variety of products including fresh fish, meat, vegetables, fruit etc and a good selection of wines.
In approx a 10 minute drive there is Carrefour hypermarket which sells not only the usual supermarket produce with a large variety of items available but also clothing, electrical goods, books, DVDs etc.
Tennis is available within a 15 minute walk. Golf at approx a half hour drive.
Watersports such as water skiing, paragliding and snorkelling.
The local ski slopes are approx an hour's drive away.
A good area for walking both on coast and inland.
There are pretty hilltop villages to visit within approx a half hour drive from the property and Vence which is renowned for perfume.
|Rental Period||Minimum Price||Additional Nights||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event Price|
29 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
17 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Additional pricing information
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
A booking form together with booking conditions is sent to a prospective renter indicating the period of rental and the cost, which is to be returned signed with a holding deposit. The booking form will include the full name and address of the prospective renters and the number in the party together with contacting telephone numbers. The full balance is due 8 weeks prior to departure.
Saturdays from April to October inclusive. Flexible November to March.
Arrival time after 4.00 pm.
Departure time by 10.00am.
Owner's Cancellation Policy
- 0% refund for cancellations more than 0 days before check-in date.
- Available arrival
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets considered
- wheelchair inaccessible
- Toilet 1 - Toilet
- Toilet 2 - Toilet
- Bathroom with bath/shower over, basin, bidet, cabinet and storage. Window. Radiator. En-suite basin and wc to Bedroom 1. Window. Separate cloakroom with wc and basin. Window.
- 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
- Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
- Bedroom 2
- Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with king sized bed, bedside tables and lamps, dressing table and stool and fitted cupboard with storage and hanging space. Bedroom 2 with twin beds, bedside tables and lamps and large built in cupboard with extensive hanging rails and shelves.
- Notes on accommodation: Large lounge/dining room with 2 sofas each convertible to double beds with occasional tables and lamps and an attractive feature fireplace. The dining room is located in the L shaped section with dining table and chairs. Large patio doors lead to the south facing terrace together with north and west facing windows. Satellite TV, DVD, Video and stereo system. 2 radiators Bedroom 1 with king-sized bed, bedside tables and lamps, dressing table and stool and large built in cupboard with ample storage and hanging space. There is an ensuite basin and wc. Radiator. Large window. Bedroom 2 with 2 single beds, bedside tables and lamps and fully fitted cupboard with extensive hanging rails and shelves. Radiator. Patio doors leading to south facing terrace. Bathroom has a bath with shower over, shower screen, bidet and basin and ample storage cupboards, radiator. Window. Kitchen with extensive base and wall cupboards, oven, hob, fridge/freezer.Window. Separate cloakroom with basin and wc. Outside: A large south facing suntrap terrace which extends the whole length of the villa with sun loungers, dining table and chairs. Clothes dryer. External lighting. Electronic sun blind to whole of terrace. No garden access but shared access across the entrance drive of the villa. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels are available on request at an additional cost. Property is cleaned prior to arrival and on departure.