DESCRIPTION: Villa L’Aimée is a beautiful belle époque style villa built in 1929 which has been totally renovated by the present owner. The house is set in the quiet residential quarter of St Maurice and overlooks the beautiful Park Chambrun and the Temple de Diane. The guest rooms are situated on the first floor of the villa which has its own entrance. Each of the b&b rooms has an en suite or private bathroom or shower room. The rooms are decorated to an extremely high standard and the two large double bedrooms have French doors leading to balconies overlooking the garden. Guests can enjoy the privacy of a paved garden on the ground floor or can take a walk in the beautiful Parc Chambrun next door. Breakfast is served on the second floor in the owner’s beautiful dining room with stunning views overlooking Nice, where guests can enjoy locally baked breads and pastries, fresh fruit salad, freshly squeezed juice and eggs of their choice. The villa is situated two stops from the airport on the A8 autoroute and is extremely well serviced with an airport bus leaving every 15 minutes from Terminal 1 and terminating at the bottom of Avenue Piatti – 2 minutes walk from the villa. The villa is a 10 min walk from the tram which takes guests down to the old town and beaches in 8 mins and also passes via the main SNCF railway station stop. Getting around Nice and it's neighbouring areas is simple, cheap and easy if guests prefer not to hire a car. If guests do arrive by car there is free parking in all the surrounding roads and Villa L'Aimée is a short drive from a canal which has excellent walking and views over Nice. We are also a 5 min drive from National Park which has excellent hiking with superb views over Nice and down the coast beyond Cannes.
The Green room is a south facing double room overlooking a garden below with en suite bathroom and balcony. It is decorated tastefully with crisp white bed linens and with mint greens and rose pink soft furnishings. This room can be made up as a king size bed or as twin beds. WIFI is included with the room.
The Blue room is a south facing double room overlooking a garden below and with views of Nice, with a private bathroom and balcony. It is decorated tastefully with crisp white bed linens and with powder blue and rose pink soft furnishings. This room can be made up as a king size bed or as twin beds. WIFI is included with the room.
The Gold Room is a twin bedroom with an en suite shower room. The room is decorated in pale creams and golds with crisp white bed linen. WIFI is included with the room.
5 on June 15, 2014
having just returned from our 7th visit to Villa L'aimee this is surely confirmation enough of an outstanding place to stay, the quiet ambience and cleanliness is second to none, the villa is ideally situated from the centre of Nice, but not too far away to take a leisurely stroll.....the breakfasts surpass the usual continental fare and nothing is too much trouble for the hostess Toni, she has a great knowledge of the city and amenities and will go out of her way to help with any enquiries...there is also the resident dog Fudge who makes you welcome too.....all in all this is a fabulous place to stay and the rates are excellent, it will surpass all your expectations for sure....we highly recommend Villa Aimee which is a gem on the beautiful Cote D'Azur.......
5 on June 18, 2011
Having recently returned to Villa l'Aimee for the 4th time, we found all was still wonderful, the place is a perfect gem, and cannot be faulted. Toni is ever helpful and the rooms are so clean and comfortable, and the breakfasts are still "to die for", we are already planning our 5th visit, and would recommend it to everyone. it is in a lovely quiet location but not too far to walk to all the amenities of Nice and there are places galore to visit by busfor an amazing 1Euro per journey, then you can return to the Villa and relax and enjoy, it is truly home-from-home and we love it. Susan Gill
4.8 on May 17, 2011
We have been staying here the past 5 years now. We love it, and felt it was high time the host and Villa L'Aimee deserved a review. Firstly, it is situated in a lovely part of Nice. The atmosphere of the house is cool, relaxing and full of beautiful paintings, furniture, and ecletics that the host has aquired over years of travel. The attention to detail is amazing ie ribbon round the soap, breakfast is delicious and definately would set you up for the day. In all the time we have been staying here the standards have never slipped. The welcome you recieve will set you up for a wonderful stay. Look forward to returning in September.
4.0 on June 10, 2010
We have recently had our 3rd stay at Villa Aimee, and once again cannot fault it, very clean and homely and with breakfasts "to die for" and all the help you want from Toni,ably aided by Fudge!!! It is a short stroll to the tram into the City centre,and you can catch a bus to almost anywhere for 1 euro, and after a great day out return to the comfort of Villa Aimee, and your cosy room, just like a home-from-home, we love this place.
5 on July 22, 2009
We just returned from a wonderful visit to Nice. This villa is perfectly located, we had no problems with parking ever, and Toni and her dog Fudge were most accomodating. Although we visited in July, the villa was never too warm for sleeping, the kitchen had all the utensils we needed and the local markets were a 5 minute walk for daily fresh breads. I would strongly recommend this spot to travellers looking for a little peace and quiet instead of an overcrowded, overpriced hotel. Tram service to downtown was a lovely 10 minute stroll from the Villa and had you downtown in another 5 minutes. When I return to Nice I am most definitely staying with Toni and Fudge!!
Monaco, Cannes, Antibes, St Paul de Vence, Airport, Beachside, City, Mountains, Oceanside, Suburban, Wine country
Nice, France (NCE-Cote D Azur) 5 miles
By Bus. The number 23 bus from terminal 1 at Nice airport drops guests at the bottom of the lane. Please contact Villa L'Aimée for printed directions. By car. Drive via A8 autoroute towards Moncao aprox. 15-20 min - 2 stops to sortie 54, Nice Nord. Please contact Villa L'Aimée for printed directions.
Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Handbag market Ventimiglia Friday mornings, Ski resorts with one and a half hours drive, Nice Jazz Festival, 15 minutes drive to Italy, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ruins, Vineyard, Winery
Villa, Boutique Hotel, Homestay, Private Home Bed and Breakfast, Bed and Breakfast
Internet Service, Movie library, Parking
Amenities Basket, Bath robes, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, In-room internet, Desk, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Library, Wi-Fi
Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Downhill Skiing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Mountain Bike trails, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Ski rentals, Swimming, Tennis courts, Water sports, Whitewater Rafting
Cooking, hiking, skiing, reading, travelling