The apartment is ideally located in the heart of Old Town Nice at 2 rue Barillerie! Completely renovated in 2015 and includes two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a living room, and kitchen. At 83 m2 it is larger than most two bedroom apartments in the South of France. It is located on the first floor, (not the ground floor) and access requires walking up one flight of stairs. The apartment can accommodate four adults comfortably.
The apartment includes, sheets, towels, washing machine, internet, air conditioning/heating and TV.
Just out the front door and around the corner from Maison Mackay you will find yourself in the Cours Saleya. This fruit, veggie and flower market makes for a colorful and aromatic experience. The Cours Saleya is open every morning (Tuesday through Sunday); on Mondays, an antiques market takes the place of the produce. The Cours Saleya is also home to countless open air cafes and restaurants, with excellent food and excellent vantage points for people watching.
From Nice International Airport – If you want to take a taxi, it will take about 20 minutes to reach the apartment in Nice Old Town. Ask the driver to let you off at Rue de Ponchette and Rue Jules Gilly, which is just steps from the apartment. The apartment is on a pedestrian only street. Alternatively, the 98 Airport shuttle bus is easy, and takes just a little longer. It is inexpensive at just 6€ per person. It runs every twenty minutes during the day, with less frequent service in the evenings and early mornings. Buses operate until 11:30pm (23:30). Get off at the Cathedrale Vielle Ville stop – it is a short walk to the apartment from the bus stop.
From Train Station (Gare Nice Ville) – You can take the tram to within a short walk of the apartment. When you leave the Gare, turn left and follow Avenue Thiers, until you come to Avenue Jean Medecin. The trams come every five minutes and tickets cost 1.50€. Take the tram to Cathedrale Vieille Ville. You can also take a taxi, this will take about 10-15 minutes from Gare Nice Ville. Ask the driver to let you off at Palais de Justice as you cannot drive on our street. It is about a four minute walk from Palais de Justice to the, apartment.
By Car – The nearest parking lot to our Nice apartment is Palais du Justice car park at the Palais du Justice in Old Nice, which is a four minute walk from the apartment. Alternatively, you can park in the Saleya, at the Cours Saleya, off Rue Raoul Bosio, about a five minute walk to the apartment. You should expect to pay about 30€ per day for parking in Old Nice.