Eve has the advantage of being high up in a very traditional Old Town building. This means it has the benefit of a cool breeze passing over the rooftops and into the apartment. It has cool white tiled floors and has a homely feel with French inspired furnishings. Overlooking the bustling pedestrian Rue de la Préfecture in the Old Town, we think you’ll find it hard to resist the many restaurants, boutiques and food shops below.
Address: Rue de la Préfecture, Old Town, Nice
Floor/Building:4th floor. No Lift. Typical Old Town stairs – they are very steep in parts
The open plan main living area has two French windows looking out over traditional Niçoise buildings. There is a three seater sofa and a 40″ Plasma TV and DVD player with a selection of DVDs provided in French & English. There are also English speaking News Channels and complimentary WIFI.
The kitchen has a new 3 plate glass hob, oven, microwave and dishwasher, fridge and washing machine. The kitchen is also equipped with a kettle, toaster, and cafetière.
The dining area has a glass four seater dining table and chairs.
The bedroom has a king size wrought iron bed with good quality mattress, a double wardrobe and new oak flooring.
The en-suite bathroom is fully tiled with a full sized bath and overhead shower, sink unit and toilet.
Set in the heart of the picturesque Old Town, Rue de la Préfecture is the central hub of the old town and from here the famous Cours Saleya marketplace, promenade and beach are only 2 minutes walk away. Around the corner the breathtaking Place de Palais is a wonderful square with an ornate fountain set outside the halls of justice surrounded by fantastic Niçoise restaurants and a weekly market selling books and art.
Free parking in Nice can be difficult to find. There is a pay as you go underground car park at the Place du Palais, the entrance is on Rue Alexandre Mari. There is also one on the Cours Saleya, the entrance is on Rue Saint François de Paule. Go to en.nicetourisme.com/getting-around-nice for more information.
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. You can use the tram to get there. 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.