This chic luxury 5 star accommodation is in the heart of downtown Cannes in a charming old building on the French Riviera. The 2 bed-roomed apartment is on the first floor of a bourgeois building just off the Rue d'Antibes and only 2 blocks from the Croisette and its famous beaches and restaurants. This allows you experience French living at its best : 'La Vie en Rose'. It is located close to beaches, shops, restaurants and within 5 mins walking distance of the Palas des Festivals. It is very popular with the local agencies because of its central location and ambiance. Airport service can be provided at a nominal charge. On-street parking is available, while underground parking can be booked in advance, if required. High speed internet and Wifi is available free of charge and digital TV is provided.
The apartment is fully equipped:and can accomodate 4-6 people.
While staying in Cannes you can visit many of the perched villages (les 'villages perchés') of the Alps foothills. Some to visit are Valbonne (great market on a Friday), Antibes, Biot (a beautiful craft village famous for its glass blowing), Cagnes (in haut Cagnes you can visit Renoir's villa) , Eze, Grasse (do visit the many famous perfumeries: Fragonard and Molinard to name a few). The 210 bus passes all and is only €1.50 to visit any of these lovely places. The owner provides detailed information on all nearby attractions and recommended restaurants.
Nice is only a half hour away by train and you can visit Monaco and Italy, all within an hours reach by train.
This is a gem of a location.: Secure parking is available- if you need it - but the location is so central you can walk everywhere! It is 'Very Convenient' to everything that you might need.
-1 min walk to La Croisette promenade perfect for strolling
-1 min walk to Rue D'Antibes ( Cannes 5th ave) for fashionable boutiques and shops
-1 min walk for Restaurants, cafes & Bars for all tastes
-Grocery shop just around the corner
-5 min walk to Palais du Festival
- Airport Shuttle only 5 mins walk in front of Hotel Grey D'albion departs every 30 mins to Nice airport (16 euros)
-4 mins walk to place Gambetta market flowers,fruits and vegetables
-7 mins walk to Cannes train station
-10 min walk to old port to admire Luxury yachts and fishing boats
-10 mins walk to Le Suquet 'Romantic Old town' with narrow winding streets restaurants, shops and the colourful Forville open air market
Close by:: Ferry trips to the beautiful Lerins Islands. Only 15 mins away by boat to both 1) St Margaurite famous for its fortress that held captive the man in 'Iron Mask' & 2) St Honorat famous for it monastery and local vineyards. Both of these island have many relaxing coastal walks in a natural setting.
- in Summer there are also boat trips to St Tropez and Monaco
-Skiing at Isola 2,000, Valberg & Auron and returning in the same day!
-20 mins drive to Mougins the gastronomique capitol of the south
-Antibes, Nice, Villefranche sur mer & Monaco are easily accessible by local trains
-You can also use it as a base to visit the beautiful island of Corsica and visit all Napoleon's old aunts!
-Fabulous golf courses within 15/20 minute drive: Golf Cannes Old COurse, Golf Cannes Mandelieu, Golf St Donat, Golf La Grande Bastide, to name but a few. There is a guide provided in the apartment giving all current green fee rates, golf course ratings and much more!
Recommended for:: All Ages: Couples looking for romantic getaway, Families with young children, Girls getaway, Golfing couples and mates, Business trips for the congresses. The apartment is great for exploring local attractions or simply relaxing with no sightseeing in mind. It is a wonderful location for all tastes.