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Harbor and Village are Worth Some Time

We tendered from a cruise ship into this harbor and village. We strolled here for about an hour... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Walter S
Land O Lakes, Florida
Nice harbor

We walked through this harbor area on our way to the village center of Villefranche sur-mer. It is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
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All reviews old harbour monte carlo cruise ship catch the train restaurants and cafes coastal path nice walk small port picturesque place minute walk pebble beach french riviera cote d'azur cap ferrat stroll boats town
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Reviewed yesterday

We tendered from a cruise ship into this harbor and village. We strolled here for about an hour after a visit to Nice. Its well worth the time with a beautiful harbor and narrow streets with some narrow stairs leading up from the harbor into...More

Thank Walter S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked through this harbor area on our way to the village center of Villefranche sur-mer. It is quieter, and a nice walk around with sea views...of course, but not much to do here - just a couple of restaurants.

Thank Winesnobs_Two
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Nice small cafes. Not as busy as Nice, which is right around the bend. Cap Ferrat is across the bay and is worth exploring as well. Mansions! A few secluded beaches, but you have to know where to go.

Thank BayHeadTravelinBear
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We took a walk there but not much to see there, there is two restuarants there but we did not eat there.

Thank Pierre J
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Such an authentic fishing port with a variety of Simple restaurants and cafes perfect stop for a coffee or ice cream or a snack. Nice walk from the main drag in VF around the citadelle (old fort) and lots of boats to look at too!!

Thank Smartcookie1
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Lovely little harbour with small yachts (for the Rivièra) slowly moving on the calm sea. Nice sunset photos possible.

Thank Nectaria_Coutayar
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We went for the day as part of a tour group , it was such a pretty area , we strolled along the harbour , had a lovely lunch in one of the cafes , which gave us an Amazing vue , well worth a...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018

Stopped of here for a cocktail what a wonderful place to sit and watch the world go by and the cocktails were great as well. Just beautiful

Thank Tracy V
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Historic harbour with some historic buildings andplenty of atmospheric stone walls and walkways.Boatrepairing and small boat marinasome restaurants.Great views acrossthe bay.

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped off at this bar for nice light lunch. My brother eats here often and recommended it to us. It was very busy as such a lovely sunny day but we only had to wait 20 mins for a table. They serve a selection of...More

1  Thank Karen O
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Kathryn P
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Response from SissyBar | Reviewed this property |
Stay there for some days and you'll see. I was there for a week and it was crowded with cruise tourists only one afternoon.
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13 January 2018|
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Response from Tracy N | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure if you can hire sunbeds at La Darse but you can hire them on the beach further around in Villefranche. Its about a 10 min walk
16 August 2016|
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Response from ThePlumber2015 | Reviewed this property |
Bus is the most economical way. I took the train there from Nice.