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Front of villa. Close to beach. Centre village. Huge pool. Built 1880
1 of 22Front of villa. Close to beach. Centre village. Huge pool. Built 1880
Villa -
5 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Villefranche-sur-Mer, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
The villa is approximately 3000 sq feet and located in a quiet area of Villefranche village. It is a very unusual diamond shape and has over 33 windows. It was built by the King of Belgium in 1890 for his mistress. Everything about the villa is of the highest quality with all furniture, curtains , bedding etc. of a luxurious standard. Air Conditioning in 2 bedrooms and full central heating. There is a Clive Christian kitchen in the bottom floor. The rear faces South and is sunny. Built in 1890 by King Leopold for his mistress, this old villa has all the features of the French Belle Epoque era and is steeped in history!

The swimming pool is very large and can be heated. This villa is located in the centre of Villefranche so is very convenient for everything. All the shops, bakery and small supermarket are a minute walk. The port and tra...
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Listing #HL102420
About the Owner
Jonathan A
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2008
Interaction with guests
We have a great team to look after guests : Gaston .... Management, medical, shopping advice, etc Manuel.... maintenance, pool, garden, internet issues. Camilla.... Housekeeping, childcare (€17 / hour extra) All speak English
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We came to this fabulous villa for a weekend getaway with friends. The property is absolutely breathtaking... beautifully presented, clean and excellently equipped with everything you could need. The villa has superb sea views and is perfectly located away from the hustle and bustle of...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2018

We enjoyed our family reunion in June 2018 at Villefranche sur-mer at the center of the French Riviera. Villa Semiramis was perfect for my family of 8 adults and 2 children. We loved this romantic villa; it had big swimming pool and was built by...More

Thank Konstantynopolitancz
Jontenoy, VR Owner at Semiramis, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Hi Paula Glad you liked villa Seriamis and see you again sometime Jonathan Aird

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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We have just had the most amazing family holiday staying at this amazing villa Semiramis in Villefranche. The villa is in a superb location with fabulous views of the sea, minutes away from the bars and shops of the town. The villa was pure luxury...More

Thank Kirsty D
Jontenoy, VR Owner at Semiramis, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Hi Kirsty Many thanks Jonathan

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Queen Beds:(4)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Sauna
  • Secure Parking
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Features include : Very central, belle Epoque features, Sauna, table tennis area, BBQ,
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Queens
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About the neighbourhood
Villefranche is central to all the interesting places on the coast. The train is 2 stops to the centre of Nice and 8 stops (17 mins) to Monaco (Monte Carlo). Italy is only 35 minutes away.

Villefranche is considered one of the best locations on the Cote d'Azur. It is situated between Nice and Monaco and is beside Cap Ferrat and Beaulieu. It is based around the Old Town which has street Rue Obscure unchanged since the 16 th century. Most of the village sweeps down to the sea and there are many restaurants on the port.

Places of interest include the Citadel, built in the 15 th century which is now a museum and Mayor's HQ.
Getting around
Parking for 3 cars (garage + 2 inside locked gate)
Villa very central so easy to manage without a car
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Nice: 13.0 km
Railway: Villefranche: 0.5 km
Ferry: Nice: 8.0 km
Fly to Nice airport or take a train to Nice. The villa is a 20 minute taxi or bus journey.
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: 0.4 km.
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