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Penthouse Apartment in the Centre of Cannes, 3mins Walk to the Beach

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Last updated: 03/15/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Spacious Duplex with sun filled terrace. Partial view of Sea.

This is a beautiful penthouse apartment in a romantic Bourgeois building located on a quiet street in the centre of Cannes. This duplex is conveniently located just off rue d'Antibes, the main shopping street, and 3mins walk to the Croisette, Cannes beach and the Palais des Festivals. It is 250m from the old port , the main restaurant area and Cannes train station which connects to all the main resorts along the Riviera. Self catering accommodation including three good sized bedrooms sleeping 6 with ease. Spacious and bright with a sun filled rooftop terrace and many features including original tiled floors, high ceilings, wooden spiral staircase and wood burning stove. Air conditioning is installed throughout the apartment. The upstairs of the apartment has been fully renovated in 2015 including installation of a modern bathroom with an Italian shower, a Chabert Duval Oak Kitchen and new floor tiling throughout.

Lift installed in the building. TV, DVD, CD, Wireless internet, Nespresso machine.

Newly Furnished: The apartment has been newly furnished, is in very good repair and contains many attractive features including high ceilings, beautifully tiled floors (original), feature stove and chimney as well as a wood and iron spiral staircase.

Ideal for families or large groups: This duplex apartment contains two very defined and separate areas with each floor containing a bathroom, kitchen, dining and sitting area. Entrance can also be gained separately for each floor. The terrace gets sun from 11 am until sunset and it is set up for dining outdoors and taking in views of Cannes and a partial view of the sea.

Enjoy a cool drink whilst taking in the setting sun on the rooftop terrace. Look forward to a delicious meal in any one of the many restaurants nearby. Drop in for a flutter in the Casino at the Palais on your way home.


Member since: 2007

Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/15/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 4
  • 111 m²

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Large and Bright with plenty of storage space...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    For couples the beds can be joined to make a Queen...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    For couples the beds can be joined to make a Queen...moreless

  • Salon downstairs: 2 baby crib


Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Newly refurbished and modernised...moreless

Other Amenities

  • This is a Duplex Apartment in a beautiful old Bourgeois building in the heart of Cannes. The downstairs area consists of a very large salon and dining area, a kitchen, a large bedroom and a bathroom (high ceilings throughout). Access to the upstairs area is via a spiral staircase (or alternatively via a separate entrance on the upstairs floor). The upstairs area comprises two bedrooms, a bathroom, sitting area, kitchen with breakfast bar. There is also access to the terrace from this sitting area and from one of the bedrooms. The terrace is ideal for dining alfresco and also gets the sun all of the day from 11am. There is an elevator in the building....moreless


  • Books:

    Large collection of mostly english language books....moreless

  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Cinemas
  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Large dining table downstairs plus breakfast bar in new kitchen upstairs. Also alfresco dining on the terrace seats 4....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Baby Gate
  • Broadband Access
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Fully equipped with TV, DVD and high quality Denon Radio/CD stereo player + CD's and videos....moreless

  • Parking:

    The closest car park is underneath the Palais des Festivals which is 200m away. Good rates can be obtained by booking in advance on the internet - simply google "parking palais des festivals"...moreless

  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Large range of dishes and utensils for cooking available...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen upstairs was replaced in February 2015. Downstairs there is a galley kitchen....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    Large Terrace with sun from 11am until sunset all year round...moreless

  • Golf:

    Mandelieu and Grasse. Excellent courses....moreless

  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace

Building Type

  • Building


Write a review 4.9
from 15 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Jan 7 - Apr 1, 2017
3 night min stay
Mid Season
Apr 2 - Jun 3, 2017
3 night min stay
High Season
Jul 1 - Sep 2, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,664 $6,483
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $108.05
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $540.24


Linen and towels are charged at €20 per person per week. A security deposit of €500 applies in all cases. This will be reimbursed in full assuming that there are no major losses or breakages.

Rental rates for Congress periods and certain holidays may be different from the above and can be supplied by application.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 03/15/2017
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40 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
100 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Ma Nolan's
10 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
250 Metres
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
100 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Nearest Beach
Cannes Centre

Car: Not Necessary

The apartment is located in the centre of Cannes, just 50m from Rue d'Antibes (the main shopping street of Cannes), 250m from the Palais de Festivals, 250m from the beach, 250m from the old port and 200m from the train station connecting Cannes with Monaco, Nice, Antibes, Juan les Pins and other popular beach resorts along the French Riviera. Rue Buttura is a quiet street with little or no traffic day or night therefore you can get full benefit of the roof terrace (not overlooked) which gets sun from 11.00am until sunset each day. Visit the boutiques on rue d'Antibes, browse in the nearby markets of Forville and Gambetta, have a coffee or light lunch in da Laura around the corner..... There is something for everyone in the family to do within easy walking distance.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: Brought up on the East coast of Ireland, I am married with three children. I am a chemical engineer and I currently work for an international building materials group. I love to travel as part of my work and, of course, for holidays. I am living in Ireland although I have lived for extended periods in the UK, France, Zambia and Ukraine. Currently I am spending a lot of my time in Eastern Europe.

Why the Owner Chose Centre Ville, Cannes, France:
Being a wine lover I have always enjoyed holidaying in France. A friend bought a place in Nice in 2005 and this brought my attention to the unique attractions of the Cote d'Azur. Cannes is a more compact town and is easier to explore on foot than Nice. It has great shopping, beautiful sandy beaches, wonderful restaurants and much more. This property stood out as being particularly suitable for our family of two adults and three (growing) children. It has lots of room for everyone to flop out and do their own thing both indoors and outdoors on the large terrace upstairs. Since 2007 we have holidayed here each year in June and September and otherwise we try to get down here for weekends in May and October with family and friends.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
High ceilings and beautiful original tiled floors downstairs. Large sun filled terrace upstairs (at roof top level) with views towards the sea and the old town. Very few properties in the centre of Cannes can offer such a large and sunny terrace.

Contact us

Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/15/2017

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  • Terrace


  • Terrace evening

    Terrace evening

  • Bedroom 1 Upstairs

    Bedroom 1 Upstairs

  • Bedroom 2 Upstairs

    Bedroom 2 Upstairs

  • Bathroom upstairs

    Bathroom upstairs

  • Bathroom upstairs

    Bathroom upstairs

  • Kitchen upstairs

    Kitchen upstairs

  • Sitting area downstairs

    Sitting area downstairs

  • Downstairs Hallway

    Downstairs Hallway

  • Kitchen downstairs

    Kitchen downstairs

  • Quai St Pierre

    Quai St Pierre

  • Terrace towards the sea

    Terrace towards the sea

  • A luxury liner in Cannes bay. Picture taken from the terrace

    A luxury liner in Cannes bay. Picture taken from the terrace

  • Bedroom 1 Upstairs

    Bedroom 1 Upstairs

  • Bedroom 2 upstairs

    Bedroom 2 upstairs

  • Bathroom upstairs

    Bathroom upstairs

  • Kitchen upstairs

    Kitchen upstairs

  • Sitting area upstairs

    Sitting area upstairs

  • Bedroom downstairs

    Bedroom downstairs

  • Dining area downstairs

    Dining area downstairs

  • Kitchen downstairs

    Kitchen downstairs

  • Yacht Quai St Pierre

    Yacht Quai St Pierre

  • Sunday market

    Sunday market

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