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Private Villa with Pool/Garden in St Jeannet near Vence,St Paul,Nice & Antibes

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights


About the property

Secluded Villa in St Jeannet, Cote D'Azur, France - Wonderful Panoramic Views from Antibes/Cannes in West to Monaco in East. Free Wifi/Satellite TV. Sleeps 6

The garden is furnished with sun loungers plus outdoor dining facilities and a shady bench/ parasol for very hot days. There is also a boule/petanque court for renters to use. The accommodation comprises of a large open plan lounge (including DVDs/satellite TV/CD/radio/games/books/FREE WIFI) adjacent to a well appointed kitchen complete with fridge-freezer, gas hob, microwave, oven/grill, double sink, dishwasher and washing machine plus a full supply of china, cutlery, glasses etc. There is a large table for dining within the kitchen area. There is a separate toilet/basin downstairs and a bath/toilet/bidet/basin upstairs and 1 twin and 2 double bedrooms.

Andrew Hardy
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
16 June, 2017

About Andrew Hardy

Having owned language Schools in the UK teaching English to foreign students for 30+ years, I retired in 2006. We now spend a lot of the Winter in St Jeannet enjoying the scenery, the climate and the relaxing lifestyle. Whilst in St Jeannet we like skiing at Auron, golf at Biot, horseracing at Cagnes and watching Nice play football at the new Allianz stadium. In the Summer we stay in Dorest on the South Coast of England and rent out our villa so that others can enjoy this lovely part of the world (and also the rental income helps pay the bills!) We purchased the property in 2001

Why Andrew Hardy chose Nice Area

Lovely views, not too many tourists in the village, lots to see and do within a 45 minute drive. There are not many places in Europe where you can be on the beach in 30 minutes and skiing in an hour! The property is also secluded and an ideal place to relax with lots of walking (and cycling) trails nearby. The walk up the St Jeannet baou takes about an hour but the view is well worth it ---- on a clear day, you may even see Corsica. Although St jeannet is very quiet and rustic, the bustle of Nice and Antibes is under 30 minutes drive away (Cannes, Monaco and Menton are a bit further). In the villa, you find a selection of books and DVDs plus satellite TV and wifi in the unlikely event of bad weather.there is a folder in the villa with our suggestions for day trips, shopping, markets, restaurants etc..

What makes this villa unique

The villa is not overlooked. you can choose between a quiet relaxation by the pool or a drive down to the Riviera coast where there is always a lot happening (Nice, Monaco, Antibes, Cannes etc) and Italy is only an hour's drive.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"The villa is situated in a quiet oasis above the coast. The lovely old village centre of st Jeannet is only about a ten minute walk. As the villa is at about 450 Metres above sea level, the views are spectacular. The villa is exactly as described on the booking website and we were very comfortable there. A car is necessary as there are so many picturesque villages to visit , Gourdon, St Paul, but, Vence etc. But if you are lazy, the villa faces south and gets sun all day so it is ideal to simply sunbathe. All in all, I would have no hesitation in recommending this villa for a relaxing holiday ! " JANETTE (Dutch) 2012

We had a wonderful holiday in St Jeannet last June and would love to return again this year. The location was just what we wanted; a typical French hilltop village about 1 km away BUT also the cosmopolitan Riviera attractions an easy drive. So we were able to stay in the villa when we just wanted to relax by the pool,drink some wine and play boule .." OSWALD(UK) 2008
Oct 2013
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Saint-Jeannet in Cote d'Azur - Riviera

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • On first floor is bathroom with bath, bidet and WC. Downstairs is a separate WC with basin.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Provencal arch with curtain
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , This twin bed room has a balcony
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , On ground floor:recommended for kids as low balcony upstairs
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Upstairs we have a double and a twin. The double has a Provencal style curtained arch not a door. The twin also has a balcony. Downstairs there is a double bedroom (pleasantly cool in the hottest months).
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes on accommodation: Because of the low mezzanine balcony, we only accept children over 5 years. pets by prior arrangement. Outside: Dining table and 6 chairs. BBQ. Private kidney shaped pool (11m by 7m - max depth 1.9 m). Boule court and boules. Garden chair in shade. Several olive trees. Utility Room: Games, Boule set, Pool inflatables. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are provided. Our concierge cleans on Saturdays and midweek (normally Wednesdays). She also looks after the pool and the garden when she visits. Other: There is a mezzanine area with a DVD player. Some rooms remain locked and unoccupied during the rental season.


5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)


Ultimate peace and tranquility with stunning view

  • 5 of 5

This private villa is located high in the hills, providing a wonderful vista of the sea and coastline, It is the perfect place to relax and unwind with plenty of places to walk or trek. St. Jeannet is a delightful little village that has retained its authenticity and history with some superb places to dine out. If you hire a car, it is easily and quickly accessible from Nice airport and is conveniently located to explore other main towns and cities of the Cote d'Azur. The villa itself is beautifully laid out and well equipped, especially if you like reading! I highly recommend this villa to all holidaymakers.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Peaceful lovely location above the Cote d'Azur

  • 5 of 5

We wanted somewhere that was secluded and peaceful but with a choice of places we could visit if we wanted to go out. Villa Hardy met all our expectations. Because it was sunny all the time, we stayed outside mostly but there was a satellite TV, wifi and Dvds if the weather was bad.The local village was only a 15 minute walk away and directly behind the villa was the "baou". It took us over an hour to walk UP but there were wonderful views at the top. St Jeannet is a really typical old French hill village without mass tourism although it is only a few kms from Nice, Antibes, St Paul etc. The pool and lawn at the villa was great and we also liked the boule court as the sun declined with a glass of wine. The property was exactly as described on the website. The booking procedure was very simple and the owner gave us lots of suggestions for visits and restaurants. Our recommendations--

Best villages -- Gourdon and Tourettes sur Loup

Italian market and scenery---Bordighera not Ventimilia

Local food -- either La Gaudriole or Guenguette (check my spelling) in nearby La Gaude. Both don't take cards--but the owners are locals not Greek!

I will be recommending to our friends.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
June 2017
10 Jun 2017 - 1 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
July 2017
2 Jul 2017 - 29 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
August 2017
30 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
September 2017
3 Sep 2017 - 24 Sep 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 £200

Booking Notes:
Non refundable booking deposit of £300 due at reservation time. The balance is due 30 days before the rental commences. A security deposit of £200 will be taken on arrival and returned on departure provided there are no breakages or damages. We can quote prices in Euros if that is preferred.

Changeover Day:
Preferably on a Saturday. Departures by 11am. Arrivals after 2pm. But we can be flexible.

Notes on prices:
A deposit of £300 secures the reservation.
The balance is due 30 days before the rental commences. On arrival a deposit of £200 is payable to our concierge who will return it you on departure providing there are no breakages/damages.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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