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Villa (12pers.) With Private Heated Pool and Panoramic View.



Updated: 11-Sep-2016
Villa 'Les Lucioles' Vence, Alpes Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Cote DAzur, France - Peaceful Location, 15 Min By Car To The Beach

Villa in a quiet surrounding with panoramic view on mountains, valley, village of Saint Paul de Vence and see. 5 min. by car to centre of Vence. Surrounded by a garden(1500m²) , secured and heated swimming pool (6x12m). 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 4 toilets, big (lounge)balcony with view, one big and one small modern kitchen; TV, CD, DVD and internet. Very well located near Nice, Cannes, Monaco and Italy. Private parking for at least 3 cars.

gardenside floor: 3 bedrooms, bathroom, toilet, kitchen and washingroom.

First floor, entrance from the road: serre with diningtable, kitchen, sittingroom with balcony, 1 bedroom with dressing, bathroom and toilet.

Second floor: 2 bedrooms with each a bathroom.

Vence is a lifely place with an authentic historical beautiful centre. Every day activities like music, markets, nice museum, chapelle MATISSE etc.etc. International influences with galleries, restaurants, boutiques, bakeries, etc.

  • Sleeps 12
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

In 2004 we moved from Holland/Amsterdam to Vence with our 3 young children. We lived almost 10 years in this beautiful house we renovated along the way. Now we live in a house in the old centre of Vence, we enjoy as well. We always remember "Les Lucioles" as a lovely place. We keep a lot of good memories! You can be sure that the villa will give you all the comfort you need in a peaceful surrounding with great view on the valley of St. Paul de Vence and close to the centre of Vence.

As we are Dutch we had to learn the French language which is not easy; we made a lot of French friends and our children are totally bi-langual; so this helps a lot.

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Speaks English, French, German, Dutch

2 Reviews

2 holidaymaker reviews


The property more than lived up to expectations.

  • 4 of 5

The house was fabulous ,the pool fantastic and the views from the upper terrace were breathtaking.There was a wonderful boulangerie just a few minutes walk away . Vence itself was a very short distance away and it was a splendid place with many excellent restaurants and street markets everyday .

We were a family of 7 adults and 3 small children and the house accommodated us very well.Our holiday was magical and we cant wait to return .

  • Review Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was very nice having you this summer in our villa for 3 weeks. You have taken very good care of the house, as if it was your own. Thanks again for the booking and thanking you to have left the house in a perfect order, looking forward seeing you again in 2017! Janine Hoedemaker
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Lovely Villa with stunning views

  • 4 of 5

We were a family party of 12 (age range 9 to 77 years) and stayed here for one week. The villa was spacious and homely with a stunning balcony off the sitting room with views across to St Paul de Vence. The swimming pool was a great hit with the children and adults alike, deep enough to dive into. When dining at home we ate outside on the veranda or balcony, each of which had their own kitchen. Both kitchens very well equipped. The drive had an automatic gate so felt very safe and secure. Quiet neighbourhood. The town of Vence is wonderfully traditional and unspoilt and is walking distance if you don't mind hills or is a short drive away. Lots of lovely shops and restaurants with a market in the town square on a Friday morning. We all had a wonderful time and highly recommend. Great base for exploring both the coast and mountains. 20 minute drive from Nice airport. Thank you Janine for your welcome and help during our stay.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

We love this area as it is vey easy to acces from the highway and lies in a quiet neigbourhood. Still you are very close to the interesting places like Nice, Cannes, Monaco and Italy. The international airport of Nice is only 20 min by car. In Winter this area offers plenty possibilities for skiing; Valberg, Auron, Isola 2000 are some exemples. A lot of activities are possible in sportive, cultural or natural ways; donnot hesitate to ask us. One day you go to the beach, and the other day you can visit Monaco and or Italy. But you come for silence, then you stay at home at the pool, you have every thing you need. The weather is almost always sunny and there are a lot of tourists in the big cities like Cannes, Grasse, St.Paul, Nice, menton, Ventimiglia, San Remo etc.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : nice at 15 Kilometres Nearest Beach : cagnes sur mer at 7 Kilometres Car: necessary


20 min from beach by car.


20 min to Nice Airport


30 min to Cannes, Monaco and Italy.

Further Details:

Vence is a historical village between the beaches and mountains.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Nov 2016 - 17 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
18 Dec 2016 - 7 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £2,225

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Updated: 11-Sep-2016
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From the Owner

Panoramic view. Close to (15min by car) to big shoppingmall called Cap3000. Quiet place. as of october 2015 new shoppingmall opened only 10 min drive:Polygone Riviera, Cagnes

Property Type

  • villa


  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...


  • children welcome
  • pets considered

Location Type

  • beach
  • city centre
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • town
  • village


  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • rafting
  • diving
  • ski

Floor Area

  • 300 m²


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower)
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower)
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • 2 bathrooms with bath. 2 separate toilets. 2 bathrooms with shower, bidet and toilet.


  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 5
  • Bedroom 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 12 (6 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms with double bed. Other bedrooms with 2 single beds.Master bedroom with balcony view on St.Paul and bathroom. 3 bedrooms with lavatory, all 3 with double doors to garden and one bathroom. 2 bedrooms with own shower and lavatory and toilet.


  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...


  • Self-catering


  • Utility Room: Washing machine, dryer, iron with iron-board. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Sheets, towels and pooltowels €15 per person. Other: Dining room with big table, piano and inside BBQ. The dining room is situated in the Serre with view on the garden.

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