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JdV Holidays Gites des Chenes 1, charming hillside location and great price!

2 reviews
Steps down to the gardens
Spacious room with door to kitchen & bathroom
Enjoy the super views over the pool....
High, beamed ceilings and wardrobes
Kitchen with sink, kettle and fridge/freezer
Oven, microwave and fully-equipped for dining
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Carros, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
This spacious studio apartment is immaculately presented, in a perfectly tranquil setting, high up in the hills to the west of Nice. It has superb, panoramic views to the mountains and the sea.

“Gîtes des Chênes“ are set amongst 3.5 hectares, made up of landscaped gardens, with lawns, fragrant borders and ancient oak trees and an olive plantation producing olive oil and salted olives.

The studio apartment was designed and built respecting the original French “restanques” (stone terraced agricultural land) which can still be seen in the area today.

The apartment is tastefully furnished for 2 people, with a spacious living/bedroom, a bathroom and separate kitchen. It also comes with its own furnished terrace and separate garden area.

During the summertime you can cool off in the good-sized swimming pool, and there is sun-loungers an...
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About the Manager, Paul Rhodes (Property Manager Paul Rhodes - Joie de Vivre Holidays in France (UK office) )
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 105 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2006
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 88 reviews and 41 properties
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Listing #HL106148
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English first
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2015 for a stay in January 2015

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Thanks for the review, we're delighted you enjoyed the accommodation and extended your stay! We look forward to welcoming you back - Team Joie de Vivre


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Fowey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2013 for a stay in November 2011

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
This spacious studio apartment comprises of a large living room/bedroom with 2 single beds (which can be made into a double as per photos), a dining table and chairs for two, and wardrobes. There are two sets of French doors, one opening out onto a balcony, the other onto a covered terrace equipped with table and chairs for outside dining.
There is a small, but very well equipped kitchen with oven, microwave, fridge, kettle and small freezer. There are also shared washing machine and drying facilities in a utility room. A fully tiled bathroom comes with a shower over bath, WC and hand basin.
Most who stay here, come to enjoy the peace & quiet and the great outdoors, however a television (French) is available upon request!
The owners at “Gites des Chênes” live on site; they are very h...
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
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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 week
Default 7 nights
1 Jan 2018 -
30 Mar 2018
Low season
7 nights
31 Mar 2018 -
29 Jun 2018
Mid season
7 nights
30 Jun 2018 -
14 Sep 2018
Peak season
7 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: £176 / stay - Deposit
  • Taxe de sejour per person per night: £1 / stay - Fee
  • Bed & bath linen if required, per person: £26 / stay - Fee
  • End of stay cleaning : £35 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Our prices and availability calendars are always up-to-date so please enquire if youre interested. Requests for best price not welcome thanks.

If you are going from October to March heating is included in the rental price, however should you require heating during any other months, this is at an additional cost of 45.50 Euros per week (or 6.50 a day).
An end-of-stay cleaning charge of 40 Euros is payable directly to the owner.
In France, towels and bedroom linen are not usually included in the rental so please remember to take your own. Alternatively, the owner can provide these at a cost of 30 Euros per person.
Taxe de Séjour: it is necessary to pay this at the end of your stay. For this property it is 0.65 Euros per person, per night, and is payable directly to the owner.
The owners request a damage deposit of 200 Euros on arrival and this will be refunded to you at the end of your stay, less the replacement cost of any breakages.
Pets are permitted at this apartment upon reque...
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About the neighbourhood
“Gites des Chênes” are situated very close to the X11 Century, cliff top village of Carros, with its little pedestrian streets, immaculately kept houses, gift shop and restaurant. From here, you'll get sweeping views down the Var River valley to the sea.
There are further shops, restaurants, boulangeries and a supermarket in the town of Gattieres, approximately 5km away.
Other surrounding towns to visit are Vence (15km), St Paul de Vence (20km), Nice (25km), and Cannes (38km).
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Nice - Cote d'Azur: 21.0 km
Ferry: Nice: 26.0 km
By Car – Carros Village lies in the hills to the west of Nice and can be easily accessed from the A8 Autoroute and the N202.
By Air – Nice-Cote d'Azur is the nearest international airport, approximately 21 kilometres away. A car is a necessity for this location.
By Train – Eurostar runs from London to Paris city centres and then the high speed TGV service runs from Paris to Nice.
Full directions will be sent to you once you have made a booking.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
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