Buying a villa for sale Villefranche-sur-mer, between Nice and Saint-Jean Cap-Ferrat not only guarantees the purchase of splendid property but also the bliss of enjoying easy living facing the sea. That small town of 5000 people combines quality infrastructures, close by services and shops and the atmosphere of a Mediterranean village. It is that very atmosphere that appealed to numerous artists over time. Jean Cocteau redecorated the Chapelle des Pécheurs. Sean Connery and Tina turner owned luxury properties on the hill overlooking the town. Today the distinction of the world most expensive villa goes to La Leopolda; a magnificent neo renaissance palace nestled on jealously guarded eighty thousand square metre grounds. Without going that far, villas and houses for sale at Villefranche-sur-mer offer luxurious features. In general, architect houses, Belle Époque or antique style villas have pools nestled in lush green settings, balconies and terraces with panoramic views overlooking the bay of Villefranche and state-of-the-art interior design. If you are contemplating to build your dream villa, it is still possible to find some plots of land available not far from the port of Villefranche.
East to Villefranche-sur-mer, the stunning villa for sale Cap Ferrat peninsula has a bewitching luxury style. In the heart of protected nature, located on secured plots of land, stand prestigious properties like the mythic villa Ephrussi de Rothschild, Maryland domain or the villa Silvia Baïa dei Fiori. Each villa, nested on that tongue of land thrusting into the azure, has its infinity pool, pool house and often an indoor pool as well. Most properties sold at Saint Jean are luxury real estate fitted with state-of-the-art interior design comprising vast reception halls, fully equipped contemporary kitchens and master bedrooms at the forefront of refinement. Whether family houses or homes for luxury lovers, all stand on wide landscaped gardens keeping their owners from inquisitive eyes behind high cypresses or parasol pines. Each property is unique with a breath-taking view either over the port of Saint Jean or the bay of Villefranche. If you wish to acquire exclusive property meaning calm and privacy as well as a prestigious address, no doubt Saint Jean Cap Ferrat is the location you must invest in.
Leaving Saint Jean Cap Ferrat and taking east, discover Beaulieu, a splendid small town that really deserves its name. The holiday resort for 19th century crowned heads has hidden treasures that belong to our historic heritage such as the villa Kerylos built on the plans of ancient Greece homes, the villa de May or the Bristol hotel. The famous waterfront Casino recently renovated has retained its Belle Époque utmost refinement. In this elegant privileged area, you will find stunning villas for sale Beaulieu sur Mer. On the hills overlooking the Petite Afrique, houses have an exclusive view on the Mediterranean Sea. Contemporary architect houses, small palaces or Mediterranean villas, all have style. In the residential areas, numerous small houses offer ideal services for families and combine the calm of peaceful streets and a location close to town shops and amenities. Some of them have large gardens with pools. Ideally located between Saint Jean and Eze-sur-mer, Beaulieu has much to offer as for real estate opportunities.
The mount Boron is one of the three hills towering over Nice. On that eminence topped by a forest, villas for sale are exceptional. The top of Boulevard du Mont Boron is the key address to discover the rare gem with a panoramic view. Located above the Cap de Nice, to the west, houses enjoy a stunning view over the sea and to the east an exceptional viewing point on the port of Nice and the Colline du Château. Whether charming homes or early 20th century extravaganzas, properties for sale are magnificent. If you are looking for more preserved and more exclusive real estate, head for small dead ends bordering the boulevard. There, you will discover secret villa for sale Mont Boron and prestigious houses sheltered from view. Nestled just under the wooded area, they enjoy unbelievable peace and quiet a few minutes from the town centre. Landscaped gardens, luxury pools, prestige fixtures and fittings… each reveals attributes that will surprise you. Buying real estate in this part of Nice is a guarantee of safe investment.
From the emblematic Promenade des Anglais to the hill of Cimiez or the hills of Gairaut, there are numerous places where to buy a house or villa for sale Nice. Along the Prom’ (as the locals say), you will find magnificent neo-classic villas enjoying an unrivalled view on the sea and its mythic pebble beach. At Cimiez, lovers of peace and calm will find splendid Belle Epoque villas in small dead ends or quiet back alleys that often stand on large gardens. Whether one storey or more, they combine a unique architecture and prestige fixtures and fittings and are protected in secured domains close to the town services and amenities. If you prefer nature and countryside atmosphere, the hills surrounding Nice are your place. Whether Bellet, Gairaut or Saint Antoine Ginestière, properties are abundant on the hills. You will discover houses full of character and most importantly splendid plots of land of several thousand square metres. Purchasing real state on those hills will enable you to combine peaceful country life and the proximity of the promenade des Anglais, a fifteen-minutes ride away.