5 Storey Townhouse in the centre of Vence, Cote D`Azur

A delightful 18th Century town house in the heart of the medieval village of Vence. Situated down a quiet side street, it is only a few steps away from the local farmers market in the morning, the delicious smelling bakeries and the main square cafés (Place du Grand Jardin). There is also a public underground car park within a 1 minute walk from the house.

This cosy french town house has kept it`s original stone walls and wooden beamed ceilings and has local art throughout. It is on 5 floors with a spacious and bright open plan salon and kitchen on the 4th floor with all the necessary amenities (WIFI/TV , large dining table, Electric stove and oven) for relaxing and entertaining.

It has two bedrooms, one with a kingsize bed and en-suite bathroom and toilet, the other with twin beds that can convert into a double bed if desired with an en-suite shower room and toilet. In the downstairs lounge on the ground floor there is a double sofa bed (sized suitable for 2 children to share or one adult and a child).

The fifth floor has a small tranquil roof terrace with marble table & chairs overlooking the provencal rooftops with mountain/sea views. Ideal for a bit of sunbathing, finishing a good book or enjoying a glass of Rosé at aperitif time in the cool evening air!
The closest public car park is a 1 minute walk away (under the Place du Grand Jardin) and has a great deal for a weekly subscription.

Vence also has regular buses to all the “must see” destinations of the Cote d`Azur. St Paul de Vence for the Arts, Grasse for it`s perfumeries, Cannes for the Croisette and beaches and Nice for an authentic Southern France City day out. Centrally positioned and only half an hour from the International Airport Vence is an ideal base for visiting the French Riviera!

About the location

Coast/Beach:
Nearest beach is approximately 15 minutes drive or 20 minutes by bus, with Antibes beaches approximately 35 minutes drive.

Travel:
Less than half an hour from Nice airport by car or taxi, Vence is also easily reached by public transport. Direct daily flights to Nice from many main and regional airports across the UK, including Discount carriers Easyjet, Jet2 and RyanAir.

Distances:
The house is in the town centre of Vence
St Paul de Vence is 10 minutes by car
Nice is 25 minutes away by car
Antibes is 30 minutes away by car
Vence is served by an excellent bus service

Further Details:
Vence is full of small artist studios who offer a variety of courses, including pottery and painting. Children`s art and pottery classes are available locally. The house is a short walk away from a wide range of local shops,pharmacies and supermarkets, including Rue de Marche, full of fresh produce. The local outdoor municipal heated swimming pool is a 5 minute walk away. A wide range of banks are within a 2 minute walk.

Type of swap

  • Home Exchange
  • Non Simultaneous Exchange
  • Open to Offers
  • Rental Offered

Conditions of exchange

  • No pets allowed
  • No small children

Vence (HE39518)

Cote d`Azur,   France

  • 2 bed   (sleeps 5) 2 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Open to offers
Sunny, warm

Dates available

Open to offers

Swap duration: 1 - 2 weeks

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Membership expiry date: 28 Nov 2020