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The Seagulls

On the waterfront
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Condo/Apartment -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Villefranche-sur-Mer, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
Possibly the best apartment in Villefranche. Very large and with a U shaped layout. Built in 1820 and traversing Rue Obscure, dating from the 13th century, entry is off Rue Poilu without any stairs to climb. There is also a separate area for washing facilities etc.

Everything in the apartment is new, with a very high standard of furniture, bedding, curtains, fabrics, flooring etc.The total area is c. 2000 sq. feet making this one of the largest apartment in the Old Town.

The location is unbeatable as it has 5 windows to the front (+ 6 at the back) and there are no stairs to climb. There are 2 balconies to the front. One is fitted with table and chairs. All ceilings are high as it was constructed from 3 old apartments made into one. The main building dates from 1720 and traverses Rue Obscure underneath

Although the apartment is on...
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Listing #HL84269
About the Owner
Jonathan A
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2008
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is an absolutely wonderful property in a fantastic location. We were a party of three couples, each with a spacious bedroom and private bath. The decor is upscale and modern. And, you couldn't ask for a better or more convenient location. We would all...More

Thank MaryA3434
Jontenoy, VR Owner at The Seagulls, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

Thanks for review and hope to see you again Jonathan

Reviewed 5 October 2017

My wife, myself and 3 friends stayed at Seagulls in Villefranche Sur Mer for a week, and had a wonderful time. Villefranche is a lovely small town and Seagulls has a brilliant location with amazing sea views over the harbour and across to Cap Ferrat...More

Thank michael n
Jontenoy, VR Owner at The Seagulls, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Hi Michael Thanks and hope to see you again Jonathan

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Reviewed 27 September 2016

We have stayed in this apartment on several occasions, but amazingly this is the first time I've taken the time to write a review. The apartment is very spacious and beautifully appointed. It is in one of the best locations in Villefranche as it is...More

Thank Mary H
Jontenoy, VR Owner at The Seagulls, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Mary Many thanks and always great to have you there Jonathan

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Beyond the lower hall is the main room. Bedroom 2 and 3 each have huge sleigh beds with en suite bathrooms. The main bedroom has 2 windows overlooking the port. The 3 bathrooms are clad in Pink Portugese Marble and the main bathroom has a high back bath at the window overlooking the port! All bathrooms have walk-in showers. Floors are Oak and the furniture is French Provencale style. The kitchen is Cream Provencale with a tiled floor.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
No parties. Pets allowed only if discussed beforehand
No smoking. No loud music. No ink crayons allowed with children
    1 Full bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Queens
    2 Twins
    1 Sofa
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Everything supplied in the above rates. 25% down and the balance 10 weeks before. Deposit and payment can be by credit card
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About the neighbourhood
Local places of interest include the Zoo in Cap Ferrat, village of Beaulieu, Old town of Nice or Monaco. There is a wonderful sea walk around Cap Ferrat from the lighthouse. Skiing is a 90 minute drive to Auron or Isola. Fishing or boat rental on the pier outside the apartment.
Getting around
No need for a car as very central and train is a 5 minute walk
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Nice: 9.0 km
Railway: Villefranche-sur-Mer: 0.1 km
Ferry: Nice: 6.0 km
Fly to Nice airport. Ryanair and EazyJet offer great deals from many European airports.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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