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Luxurious Villa With Private Heated Pool and Sea Views.10% DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE!

Bedrooms 3
Separate WCs1
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 - 14 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Located On A Quiet, Private Road In The Hills Above The Village Of Villefranche-Sur-Mer Villa, Alpes Maritime, Cote D'Azur, France -


This villa is an elegant, contemporary style holiday villa with a private, salt water, heated pool. Situated above the town of Villefranche sur Mer and overlooking the splendid stretch of coast between Nice and Cap Ferrat on the French Riviera.

In a quiet, residential area yet within easy access of the lively town centre and local beach of Villefranche, this villa is particularly suitable for a family wishing to enjoy a comfortable holiday in a stylish and exclusive ambiance.

You will find a beautiful, large and light living area with top quality furniture and huge floor-to-ceiling sliding doors opening onto a long terrace.

Panoramic views across the Mediterranean Sea and picturesque coastline can be enjoyed, as you sip your morning coffee or dine at dusk under beautiful sunsets.

Open plan salon (70 sqm) with a 65" UHD 4K TV with DVD/Blu ray, Sky+ HD with full package and MP3 Player which opens up onto an upper terrace. The elegant dining area has wonderful views and an extendable glass dining table which seats 6 – 10 people. Office with high-speed Internet. Siemens Kitchen and Miele utility room. There is air-conditioning/heating throughout the house and an open fire place in the living room for winter evenings.

Special features include 24 hour monitored security systems throughout, wireless high speed internet, an automatic watering system, 8m x 4m private, natural salt, heated swimming pool with alarm, weekly cleaning and linen change included, gardener, weekly pool maintenance, solar panels and soft water system. Outdoors there are sun loungers and tables, gas BBQ, a full size table tennis table, trampoline and swing set for the children.

Our Concierge Service will greet you at the villa with our local produce welcome hamper and a hot fresh pizza if you wish! In addition to an included 24 hour emergency concierge telephone line he will also be available for the duration of your stay to advise and assist you for an additional charge.

More Details

Ellen Vintner
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
12 June, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Villefranche-sur-Mer in Arrondissement de Nice

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • The master bedroom en-suite has a walk-in shower and separate bath. Twin room en-suite. Guest bedroom en-suite with shower. Guest WC.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom, king sized bed, dressing room & en-suite. Twin bedroom, en-suite. Both have views of Mont Boron & access to the garden & pool. Guest bedroom with king sized bed and en-suite. All bedrooms have fitted wardrobes & allergen free mattress.
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
The house has solar panels to heat the water and a water softener too. WiFi Internet access throughout and a monitored alarm system. Weekly cleaning (3 hours) is included. We have a Concierge who will greet you at the villa with a welcome pack and show you around the property. He will also be available by telephone for the duration of your stay for any emergencies or problems you may encounter. However for an additional fee he can also advise and assist you with such things as: Reservations of restaurants such as the wonderful Le Carpaccio restaurant on the Promenade des Marinières in Villefranche Sur Mer with its wonderful views of Villefranche harbour. He could also assist with the rental of cars (with or without a driver), yachts, boats or jets. He can source professional services such as a personal assistant, chef or bodyguard, recommend fun children's activities or baby-sitting and make reservations or recommendations of sports coach or class.


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average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews

Stunning villa in a great location

  • 5 of 5

This villa is in an excellent location with great views over Cap Ferrat in one direction, the Baie des Anges in the other and Mont Boron in between; just minutes from the shops at the Col de Villfranche; and within walking distance of the seafront and restaurants of Villefranche sur Mer. There is a high quality of modern furnishings and equipment, e.g. state of the art entertainment system. The welcome pack with premium champagne, chocolates, fresh flowers and treats for the dog set the scene for a great holiday. Richard, the concierge, was excellent and dealing with the owner, both direct and through his assistant, Ellen, was a pleasure and nothing was too much trouble. We wouldn't hesitate to return or recommend this delightful property to family and friends.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was our pleasure to welcome you to our villa and we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay. I will pass on your kind comments to both Richard and Ellen and hope that we can welcome you back again sometime in the future.
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wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the Raquel Meller villa. Everything was perfect: beautiful and spotlessly clean interiors, breathtaking views, remarkable quietness. The concierge Richard has been most helpful during our whole stay. We can't wait to be back and will be recommending the villa to all our friends.

Our only criticism relates to the security deposit of 2500 Euros which we thought a bit excessive ( and of which the owner merely refunded 2490 Euros without providing an explication. Was it the glass that got broken in the dishwasher?)

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful stay at Villa Raquel Meller. I have passed on your kind words to Richard, our concierge, and we are glad you found him helpful. With regards to your comments about the security deposit, I can assure you that we did not make any deduction from your deposit. It was due to small banking charges related to the swift transfer back of your funds. We are happy to refund your E10 with pleasure. The size of the deposit is proportional only to the high standard of the property and its fixtures and fittings. It was our great pleasure to have you as our guests and we would be delighted to welcome you and your friends back for another relaxing holiday at Villa Raquel Meller.
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Nearest Airport
13 Kilometres
Nice International
Nearest Train
8 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
4 Kilometres
Car: recommended


Villefranche-sur-Mer beach is only 10 mins drive from the villa and the local shops at Col de Villefranche 5 minutes from your doorstep.


The villa is just a 30-minute drive to the Nice International Airport and a 30 minute drive east to the Italian border town of Ventimiglia.

It is only a 15 minute drive to the city of Nice or 15 minutes to the Principality of Monaco.

Villefranche-sur-Mer is also accessible by train.

Nice Airport 13km

Nice Train Station 8km


4km to Villefranche Beach

2km to Col de Villefranche shops


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Flexible change over day.
1 week minimum stay.
Discounts available for longer bookings
Payments can be made in any currency.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.