Our rented family villa for Easter in France 2013 with the kids, aunt Terry and dad Barry, the MAISON DES CITRONS  located in the “perched” village of Tourrettes-sur-Loup in the hills above Nice, near Grasse in Provence.


Flight from Dublin to Nice

Nearest Airport : Nice airport at 22 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway : Cagnes-sur-Mer A8 at 18 Kilometres
Nearest Beach : beach at 20 Kilometres

Tourrettes-sur-Loup is a delightful medieval village. Nestling in the hillside, 15 minutes walk from the village square, is Citron de Maison. Stroll around the cobbled streets and discover the wealth of talent within this artisan community: over 30 galleries and shops. Walk to the village in the morning for fresh croissants or top up on delightful local produce. The village has numerous restaurants to choose from with terraces, views and stunning – food from the traditionally run family bistro, to the gastronomic.

Heated Pool.  Light and spacious kitchen, living & dining room areas all open onto a covered terrace/outside dining area w/ a brand new deluxe outdoor gas grill .

The accommodation is divided into the master bedroom area on the first floor with its own gallery lounge/office, leading to the bedroom with an en suite bathroom, 2 balconies and a dressing area. There are three bedrooms on the garden level. One twin and one double, both with en suite bathrooms; plus a double bedroom. The games room provides a TV/video and Hi-Fi. The garden has terraced lawns, olive/lemon trees and a lavender terrace plus a flood lit tennis court. Relax around the pool and take in the superb views.

The villa is located half an hour from Nice.

The villa front lawn

Villa Poolside

View of the hills from the pool

Living area

Private tennis court, better learn how to play!

Bedroom- there are 4 bedrooms at the villa


second room

4th room

Our village, Tourrettes sur Loup

Our village, Tourrettes sur Loup

Our village, Tourrettes sur Loup

Our village, Tourrettes sur Loup

Things to do in the area