The old town, or "old town", is the oldest part of the city. It is bordered by the Garibaldi Square and the hill of the Chateau to the north-east, the Cours Saleya and the sea to the south, west Paillon tunnel. Built from the fourteenth century to the nineteenth century, it has a very varied architectural fabric and beautiful facades of ocher, red and yellow tones. The old town is home to many palaces and churches, as Palais Lascaris, Sardinian Palace, the Church of Jesus, the Holy Reparata cathedral, the church of the Penitent ... On the typical narrow streets has many places for sitting down for coffee and heads towards the flower markets, antique market, fish market.
It is a lively and mostly pedestrian area, with endless shops and stalls, bars and restaurants, some of which are national institutions - Acchiardo or Cafe Turin, for example -. There are many souvenir shops, traditional and modern, as well as art galleries. At night, this is where the Nicois love to meet. The ‘Mairie’ city hall, the courthouse and the Opera are within it. In summer, Place Rossetti and their glaciers (ice cream stalls) are particularly attractive, especially the renowned master Fenocchio Glacier and its 94 flavors, and its classic originals. It is also recommended to stop in one of the traditional biscuit factories or to a local small restaurant to taste the specialties of Nice.
Once exclusively inhabited by the old Nicois families, this area is now widely acclaimed by an international clientele, where they will find the charm, tranquility and liveliness of this southern French city. In terms of real estate investment, the Old Town is an excellent choice for both furnished seasonal and yearly rentals due to its constant stream of tourists. In addition, you will appreciate to enjoy the cool freshness of the narrow streets in the summer.
A selection of properties located Nice
Nice Vieux Nice
NICE OLD TOWN: Volumes and perfect location for this apartment of 5 rooms of 30sqm with 4 windows onto the Coulée verte, high ceilings and double exposure. today offices with acmes to a small collective terrace, it could be an apartment or divided into several ones. With space car. Opportunity. Agency fees included of 5% at the seller's charge.
Nice The Port
NICE PORT : A superb 3 room apartment of 90sqm completely renovated with high end modern and contemporary finishings. Situated on the 3rd floor of a Niçois building, it has been tastefully redone. A beautiful kitchen that opens onto the living room, two quiet bedrooms, 2 showers and 2 separate toilets. Home automation. Sold with a cellar. Possible to purchase...
NICE HILLS / GAIRAUT: In the heart of the one of themost lovely residential areas in the Nicois sector, with a dominant position, in a calm and green area with a magnificent view of the city of Nice and the Baie des Anges, an exceptional new contemporary villa, designed by the architectural firm Fevrier Carre, built over 260 sqm with...
Nice Mont Boron
NICE MONT BORON : At 10 minutes walk from the port area and all the shops, in a hyper residential environment, quiet and sunny. In a luxury condominium with swimming pool, park and caretaker, beautiful renovation for this 3 room apartment of 76sqm ideally distributed with living room opening onto a South/West facing terrace offering a splendid panoramic sea and...
Nice Vieux Nice
NICE OLD TOWN : In the heart of Old Nice, a large 2/3 room apartment atypical and quiet, easily converted into a 3 room with a simple addition of a divider. Magnificently renovated with high end materials, it offers a spacious living/kitchen area, a double 23sqm bedroom, a large shower and an independent bathroom. You will be seduced by the...
Nice Mont Boron
NICE MONT BORON : Close to the Col de Villefranche, in the most beautiful luxury residence in Nice, secure with large landscaped park and concierge, magnificent modern apartment with a breathtaking view of the sea and the Baie des Anges. spacious and bright living room with a fully equipped kitchen opening onto a large terrace of 100sqm with views over...
NICE PROMENADE DES ANGLAIS : A lovely 3 room apartment in very good condition with a panoramic sea view. Living room, independent equipped kitchen, 2 bedrooms and shower. An ideal pied-a-terre or rental investment. Agency fees of 5% included at the charge of the seller.
Nice Golden Square
NICE CENTER / CARRE D'OR: Located in the Palace, a luxury residence in the Carré d'Or, on a high floor, 3-room apartment of 53 sqm completely renovated and air-conditioned with top-of-the-range services. Living room with fitted kitchen opening onto a balcony, 2 bedrooms with storage, one of which has a terrace. Double glazing, electric shutters, collective heating. The apartment will...