Charming 3 bed house, pool, Vence, French Riviera

Charming 3 bed house, pool, Vence, French Riviera


Jul 2017

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3 Bedrooms
Sleeps 6
1 Bathrooms

About our home

Nestled discretely on the hillside above Nice, our home is just 3 km. 10 minutes by car to the vibrant centre of Vence, a charming medieval city in the Alpes Maritimes. Set in 2,200m2 of garden the house offers the perfect ‘home from home’ experience where you can relax and when rested, explore and enjoy the diversity and nightlife here in the beautiful Cote d’Azur, France. A haven of peace and tranquillity whilst being close to a buzzing community life in Vence and nearby coastal towns of the French Riviera

Situated on the edge of the beautiful Mercantour National Park and right at the foot of the magnificent Baou of St Jeannet there are lots of lots of walking, biking trails, east between here Monaco and Menton, west Nice, Antibes and Cannes. By car, our proximity to Nice 35 mins (22km), Cannes 46 mins (30km) and Antibes 28 mins (16.6km) Monaco 52 mins (46km) make it a great and central location to explore and enjoy the vibrant energy of the Cote d’Azur.

• Nice Cote d’Azur Airport: 23 mins (16 km)
• Vence Medieval City: 10 mins by car, 25 mins by foot


• Sleeps 4 + 2
• Spacious lounge diner overlooking terrace and pool with open fireplace, Satellite TV.
• Fully fitted kitchen plus appliances
• x 1 Master bedroom x 1 double bedroom
• x1 Office/bedroom with double sofa bed
• x 1 Shower room and separate toilet
• 2 metre deep pool 12m x 5m (ambient temp in summer up to 26 degrees)
• Built in BBQ (charcoal) Terrace dining (up to 10 persons) under shady canopy
• Mature secluded 2,200m2 garden
• Secure gated property offering parking for two cars

We are a non-smoking household so would ask you to refrain from smoking indoors. Ashtrays are available on the terrace.


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More about us

  1. I have been living in the South of France for 15 Years

  2. I am retired now but worked in the Animal Health industry.

  3. I love all things to do with animals and Nature generally and like to play Golf.

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Where is it?


Vence and Art
Vence is a pure jewel that has always preserved its authenticity. Surrounded by its ramparts dating from the 13th century, Vence combines both the nobility of a historic town and the charm of a city of light that has become the city of painters. Arman, Blais, Chagall, Dubuffet, Matisse, Soutine… The greatest artists have been fascinated and inspired by this city that has multiple facets. In the footsteps of the artists, many cultural places contribute in making Vence a renowned artistic city.

Buzzy restaurants
There are many restaurants and cafés in the area. The nearest, Les Bacchanales has a Michelin star!
Retail therapy
The Polygon centre (one of the biggest shopping Malls in France is just a few kilometers away.
Bit of culture
The Chapelle du Rosaire de Vence, often referred to as the Matisse Chapel is a unique building which was designed and constructed by Henri Matisse, as a monument to the gratitude he felt towards his nurse Monique Bourgeois. It is a profound space which combines the artistic and the spiritual, and is abiding proof of Matisse’s genius. Definitely worth a visit.
Walks in the park
The Préalpes d'Azur Natural Regional Park is a vast diverse park encompassing forest, foothills & gorges, plus scenic hiking trails & hillside villages. Lots of interesting places to discover and beautiful picnic spots to be enjoyed.
Spot of exercise
Cycle Col de Vence, famed route of the Paris -Nice and Tour de France cycle race. River Loup offers Canyoning, Rock Climbing and swimming and sunbathing
Day tripping
Go west to Antibes, Cannes and St Tropez - East to Nice, stunning seaside village of Villefranche, Eze Village picture postcard perfect, on into Monaco and Italy

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