One of the most idyllic destinations along the French Riviera, Cannes has long been favoured as a leading summer destination among the elite and jet-setters. Featuring some of the most exquisite food in France, a vibrant nightlife, high-end shopping, beautiful beaches, stunning luxury villas and more, experience a taste of the finer things in life when visiting Cannes.
This seaside town truly comes to life during the summer, thanks to its warm climate, bright skies, and glistening waters. From its marina filled with superyachts to its sandy beaches and hillside neighbourhoods, there is plenty to experience in Cannes. Sample some of the best cuisines in the world along the French Riviera or cruise along the stunning coastline, visiting some of the gorgeous sandy beaches and secluded covers nearby.
Visit one of the many chic and private beach clubs along the Croisette and enjoy a drink under the sun. The place to see and be seen, walk down the promenade and stop in the finest boutiques that line the Croisette before choosing an exclusive beach club such as La Plage du Martinez or La Mome for an ice-cold rosé and a traditional French lunch, in a not so traditional atmosphere. Work on your handicap at the famous golf club and take in the views over the bay or take up some extreme watersports like flyboarding and kitesurfing. In the evening, stop by one of the city’s cosy bars or dazzling VIP nightclubs for a memorable night out. All this and more awaits you in Cannes. Of course, no visit to this opulent town would be complete without the right accommodation.
Cruise over to the island of Saint Honorat to discover the Lérins Abbey. Afterwards, explore the city’s narrow streets and savour a coffee in one of the cafés, or experience a stellar day of pampering at one of the finest spas. Head to the island of Sainte Marguerite for some peace and quiet. Covered in a lush forest of pine and eucalyptus, relax on one of its pristine beaches or visit the 17th century Fort Royal, famed for keeping the Man in the Iron Mask or the maritime museum. For those interested in the party world, La Guérite is the place to be. One of the world’s finest beach club is nested on the St Marguerite Island. Exquisite French gastronomy, world class entertainment and an unrivalled atmosphere, La Guérite is a world of its own.
Offering an array of luxurious Cannes Villas, each features a different take on the exclusive French lifestyle. Depending on one’s mood, preference and needs, a villa located in the hillsides a short drive to Le Suquet could be the perfect match. Or perhaps a sprawling villa nestled into the Bay of Cannes, surrounded by rich gardens with a heated pool, gym, staff and more, would be the ideal refugee to visit after a fun day filled with adventure?
With plenty of grandiose experiences to be had, Cannes should be at the top of your list for your next summer getaway.
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