Cote d'Azur self catering villa near Antibes - Villa Cristal is a stylish private home with a delightful combination of attractive decor, mellow wood floors, antique furniture and colourful fabrics.
Situated on a secure private domaine, Villa Cristal has a great deal to offer in terms of both convenience and location. The communal facilities available here include an Olympic-size pool, 7 tennis courts (some floodlit), two ornamental lakes with walks, and a shopping area, all within a few minutes' stroll of the villa.
The beach at Villeneuve Loubet is just a 5-minute drive away. Nearby too are the old hilltop villages of Vence and St Paul de Vence - the gems of the Cote d'Azur, where artisan shops and galleries abound in the narrow winding streets. Antibes old harbour with its elegant yachts, fish restaurants, pavement cafés and Thursday market is a 10-minute drive, and other charming towns and villages well worth visiting in this area include Biot, Valbonne, Grasse and Cannes. A holiday based here at Villa Cristal would give you the opportunity to make the very most of this wonderful region.
Open plan lounge/dining room, antique furniture, (TV, Stereo, DVD), open fire, patio doors onto a covered terrace, outdoor dining facilities.
Small kitchen patio door to garden.
Master bedroom (1.60m), (TV), patio door to garden.
Double bedroom (1.60m), TV, enjoys sea views.
Double bedroom/twin (1.80 or 2 x 0.90). Sea views.
Enclosed private grounds comprising lawn, covered terrace, stone-built barbecue.
Shopping facilities on domaine: supermarket, bakery, newsagent, pharmacy, dentist, doctor, hairdresser, restaurant, beauty shop, laundry and gym.
Beach and restaurants at Villeneuve Loubet 5 mins. Antibes and Nice 15 mins. Cannes 25 mins. Nearest airport Nice 8 miles. Golf at Biot 10 mins. Royal Golf de Mougins 20 mins.
3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 WC
50m x 30m Olympic-size pool
Tennis courts and other facilities
Included: 3 hours maid service on Saturdays only. ADSL internet. Pool towels.
Extras: Winter heating.
Domaine facilities include use of pool with changing facilities, clubhouse with restaurant, snack bar, tennis etc. at an approx. cost of:
Adult unlimited use €50 per week/€75 for 2 weeks
Children 6 - 15 years unlimited use €20 per week/€30 for 2 weeks.
Under 6 - free access.
All payments made locally in Euros - various payment methods accepted.
A very nice location. And this comfortable villa offers you and your family the opportunity to please everyone at the same time, thanks to the tennis courts, swimming pools and restaurants so conveniently available within the domain. On the other hand you may prefer to travel all of five minutes to the beach at Villeneuve Loubet, where roller skating and bicycles are part of the fun on offer.
You won't be lacking for interesting things to do in this area. In the old town of Villeneuve you can visit the museum dedicated to Auguste Escoffier, the founder of French haute cuisine. Nearby, in Cagnes sur Mer, you can be a spectator at the famous horse-racing track by the sea or, if you appreciate art, you could visit the Renoir museum where many of the artist's original works are on display. All in all, there's something for everyone here.