Light and dreamy, cool and contemporary and with a location that simply cannot be beaten, this apartment has everything you could want in a home away from home – Trust us the ‘Sky’ really is the limit!
Exuding an air of Manhattan loft living with its large windows and mezzanine bedroom, Sky is the epitome of cool, city chic. With an airy, light spacious feel and contemporary furnishings throughout, this apartment is ideal for romantic couples wanting all the comforts of modern day living wrapped up in the magical location, beautiful streets and quaint narrow alleyways of Nice’s Old Town. Whether you want to paint the town red in Sky at night or awake as its dawning you still feel pleasantly refreshed in Sky the next morning. A real holiday treat…
The Old Town is the most popular area amongst tourist to Nice. Dating back to the 14th Century, it is a mystical maze of narrow streets and alleyways where you can sample some of the finest cuisine on the Riviera in the multitude of restaurants, brasseries, cafes and bars that you’ll find on any of the quaint little sidewalks. Amongst all of the hustle and bustle is a plethora of museums and galleries that will keep any culture vulture well fed and satisfied. The famous Cours Salya flower market, with its incredible fresh produce and mouthwatering local delicacies is less than a 4 minute walk away from the apartment and the promenade des Anglais and main beach of Nice is only a 5 minute walk away. This is location, Location, LOCATION!
The mezzanine bedroom has a king size bed and two stylish bed side tables and lamps and a large chest of drawers. There is a comfortable brown suede easy chair on this level and an ash chest for further storage.
The contemporary white and blue bathroom is upstairs on the Mezzanine level, it has a full bath with shower attachment, mirror, vanity basin and toilet. There is a separate loo downstairs as well.
The living area is spacious and very airy due to the high ceilings of the apartment. There is a 32 inch flat screen TV with English speaking news channels and a DVD player and complimentary Wifi. After a hard day of exploring the Old Town there is no better feeling than sinking into the comfortable leather 3 seater sofa.The lounge area also fans which is a real blessing in the hot summer months.
The modern maple and cream kitchen is in a separate area which has a fridge-freezer, washing machine, microwave, grill / oven and a four ring hob. It is fully equipped with a kettle, cafetière and a large selection of cooking equipment.
There is a contemporary glass and steel dining table, ideal for two people to enjoy a romantic meal and a refreshing glass of the local Rose wine.
Free parking in Nice can be difficult to find. There is a pay as you go car park just further up on Blvd Jean Jaurès and also an underground car park at the Place du Palais, the entrance is on Rue Alexandre Mari. There is another on the Cours Saleya, the entrance is on Rue Saint François de Paule. Go to www.plan-nice.org for a map of all car parks in Nice.
The 98 airport bus runs from the Airport through the centre of Nice and terminates in the Port. Bus stop 'Cathédrale - Vieille Ville' is your nearest bus stop. Gare SNCF Nice Ville train station is a good 20 minute walk. But you can use the tram. Tram stop 'Opéra' is your closest stop. This is at the bottom of Rue de la Préfecture on Avenue Jean Jaurès. It is less than a 5 minute journey to the train station. Visit www.lignesdazur.com for more information. Taxi rank Hotel Meridien is closest and is opposite McDonald’s at the Hotel Meridien. Taxis can also pick up/drop off at your request at Place du Palais, very close to your rental apartment.
The total price of this apartment includes crisp white Egyptian cotton linen for one king size bed and fluffy cotton towels for two people....Read more
Left on 01/03/2014 for a stay in November 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewer
We had a great stay here in November and enjoyed beautiful weather at 23C. Ideally located in the heart of the vibrant Old Town. Plenty of restaurants, shops, markets and bars right on the doorstep. Easy to walk to other parts of Nice and promenade along the sea front. Apartment is exactly as shown in photos - clean, contemporary and well equipped. One thing to note though is that upstairs there isn't a lot of head room if you are very tall, especially in the shower over the bath. My husband is 6'2" and his head touched the ceiling. Jenny, who met us at the bus stop and took us to the apartment was very helpful. There was a welcome pack of milk, coffee, biscuits and other essentials, which we weren't expecting and was much appreciated as we arrived late at night. We would definitely use YNa again. Thank you for making it all so easy.
Left on 10/04/2013 for a stay in August 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewer
This apartment is situated in the heart of old town so it's very convenient! The furnishings are simple and tasteful which added to the light and airy feel. As with many parts of old town, the night life can get quite noisy. This apartment overlooks a neighborhood bar which can be loud later at night. However the windows are very sound-proof. Overall, great experience! Would stay here again. Read more
Hi Melissa, I'm pleased that the double glazing saved you from the noise of the locals socialising. Sky truly is a lovely apartment and we are glad that you thought so too. Best wishes RHONDA & the YNA Team
A FlipKey verified reviewer
4 days in nice
Left on 10/02/2013 for a stay in September 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewer
We have used Nice apartments before and always found them very good.
Sky is very well furnished.
It is in the heart of the old town so excellent for restaurants.
Only drawback is that it was noisier at night than our previous rentals. Read more
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