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The Garden Bungalow

Nice - A perfect day out. (A 15 minute drive)
11 reviews
Nice - A perfect day out. (A 15 minute drive)
The market - fresh produce daily, plus a twice weekly larger market
Vence - A wonderful historique village
The family pool! (Separate area to the Garden Bungalow, with security gates & fencing)
Looking towards The Garden Bungalow as you enter the property. Secure gating and fencing.
Covered Terrace, with seating, Gas BBQ and Herb Garden for Guests
Private Terrace & Garden - perfectly safe for children and guest's dogs.
Peaceful garden, and totally private from the main house and pool area.
Garden Bungalow sitting room - opening onto private terrace
Sunny Sitting Room with Double Sofa bed, Dining Table & Chairs
Sitting Room, with Dining Area, American Kitchen, Dedicated Internet Broadband
Sitting Room with SKY TV (Free Channels)
Sunny Double Bedroom, with French Doors onto Terrace
Sunny double bedroom, with en-suite shower room
Sunbathe and relax on the decking, then cool off in the pool!
Peaceful and quiet, a real sun trap, with views of the majestic mountains behind Vence.
Cagnes sur Mer, our nearest beach, but also a lovely town to visit
Evening Horse racing/Trotting at the Hippodrome, Cagnes sur Mer
Marineland in Antibes - daily and evening shows (22 min drive)
Aquasplash at Antibes - a great day out for everyone! (22 min drive)
Monaco - Take a walk around the F1 track, people watch, or visit the Casino (4/45 min drive).
American Kitchen-Hob, Oven, Washing Machine, Fridge (Freezer just outside), Microwave etc
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Vence, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
Lovely Furnished, Private Garden Bungalow - Double Glazed, and with Central Heating and Air Conditioning (Dog Friendly!)

Double Bedroom, with large wardrobe, chest of drawers and en-suite shower room.

Sitting Room with American Kitchen, including: washing machine, fridge (there is also large fridge-freezer in a covered area attached to the building), ceramic hob, oven etc. Sofa-bed, table with 4 chairs, buffet and TV Cabinet, TV/DVD.English Sky TV - Free Channels

Dedicated Broadband

Safe for your valuables.

Private, enclosed garden with large terrace, and Gas BBQ.

1 x dedicated car parking space outside the main house – with extra on-road parking a few metres away.

The Bungalow is totally separate from the main house, but close enough for good security, one just has to use the main gate.

Use of large pool in another part of the g...
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About the Owner, Janie A
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 24 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL1429271
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English first
Larbert, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016
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This small cottage is decorated in a simple rustic style and is well supplied with all we required. It is set in a beautiful garden within walking distance of Vence. The climb uphill is steep but the town is well worth the effort with lovely places to eat and explore. Car parking in Vence can be expensive and parking bays...

Management response:

It was an absolute pleasure to meet you both. I was so happy that you had excellent weather, and were able to relax in the garden when you weren't out exploring the local area. Pleased that the bungalow lived up to your expectations . May see you again one day! Janie, Ashley and Family


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Angela W
Carcassonne, France
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2016 for a stay in March 2016

Thank you, Janie and Ashley for a fantastic stay! You made us all, including our pooch, very welcome (truly pet friendly) and we all had the most brilliant time. Nothing was too much trouble and we hope to remain good friends and visit again. The bungalow was fab though we did not spend much time inside as we made the...

Management response:

Thank you for your kind words. We really felt that we made new friends, and hope to keep in touch! Janie


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Stockport, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
108 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016 for a stay in February 2016

We were fortunate to stay at the bungalow for the month of February. It is exactly as described and the owner Janie will go out of her way to be helpful. The bungalow had central heating supplemented, if necessary, by air con units. Being February we used it on a few nights. The kitchen was fully equipped, enabling me to...

Management response:

Thank you! We really enjoyed meeting you and getting to know you. Your lovely dogs were well behaved and got on with ours, which always helps. Arrived as strangers, left as friends!


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
1 Jul 2017 -
22 Sep 2017
Summer 2017
3 nights
23 Sep 2017 -
20 Oct 2017
Autumn 2017
7 nights --
  • Cleaning Fee: £25 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
During July & August we only take weekly bookings, otherwise during the rest of the year, the minimum booking is for 3 nights.

Between October and March we offer a long term monthly price - this is for 1-2 persons only.

The prices given include:
Meet & Greet & Departure with Owner
Dog Guests (Owners to keep the gardens clean of dog mess!)
Use of sun beds and chairs around the pool.
Household linen
Beach towels
Air Con
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About the neighbourhood
Vence, "City of Art", is a lovely town sitting in the fresh air of the hills only a few km from Nice and Antibes. The town is full of flowers and, in the area around the town, aromatic flowers, olives and colorful orange trees are cultivated.<BR><BR>Flower markets, vegetables, secondhand markets are one of the tourist attractions of the city of Vence. They are a must for one who wants to feel the character and the authenticity of the city.<BR><BR>- Flower markets, fruit and vegetables by local producers : every day from 9am to 1pm – Place du Grand Jardin<BR>- Antique and second hand book market : Wednesdays from 8am to 2pm - Place du Grand Jardin<BR>- Tuesday market from 9am to 1pm Historic City<BR>- Pays Vençois market : Fridays from 9am... more
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Nice International Airport: 15.0 km
Railway: Cagnes sur Mer: 9.0 km
Ferry: Nice Port: 19.0 km
Nearest Motorway - A8 to Antibes/Cannes or Monaco: 12 km<BR>Nearest Ski Resort - Greolieres les neiges: 20 km<BR>Nearest Golf Course - Sophia Antipolis: 20 km<BR><BR>You do need a car to really be able to travel around easily and see all that is on offer. But you can also leave the car at The Bungalow and travel with the locals on public transport. There is a bus station in Vence, which is about a 15 minute walk.<BR><BR>To get to Vence by bus from Nice: you can take bus number 400 or 94 from Nice bus station, or on the main road, outside Terminal 1, Nice airport. <BR><BR>Departures every 30 to 45 minutes. On week days, from 6:55am to 8:20pm, on Saturdays from 7:50am to 8:30pm ; on Sundays and bank holidays from 8:10am to 8:30pm. The journey... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 9.0 km.
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