Known around the world, the city of Cannes radiates for many reasons other than its International Film Festival which puts it in the spotlight every spring. Its old neighbourhoods, its famous Boulevard de la Croisette, its sandy beaches, marinas, luxury shops, sports facilities, leisure facilities and an incredibly wide range of events throughout the year make it the star city of the Côte d’Azur. Discover its many facets before plunging into its abundant atmosphere during your stay with us.
The region around Cannes
Bathed in the sun of the Mediterranean and enjoying a pleasant climate all year long, the Côte d’Azur and its environs are a true delight. The Lérins islands, Provence villages, lavender fields and a thousand other wonders await you around Cannes. Not far from RESIDÉAL Premium, there are many nature corners ideal for helping you to clear your head.
What to see and do in Cannes
Outings at the beaches
The city of Cannes is lined with sandy beaches, both public and private. Pick and choose among them according to your mood!
Le Chemin des Étoiles (Palais des Festivals) The Walkway of the Stars
Like Hollywood Boulevard’s “Walk of Fame” in Los Angeles, Cannes has its ” Walkway of the Stars “. From the Palais des Festivals, follow the hand prints of those who have marked the history of cinema.
Strolling through the old town
Wander through the medieval lanes around the Citadelle, enjoy a meal at one of the many restaurants on the picturesque rue Saint Antoine, and visit the market of Forville with its multicolored stalls.
Sports activities to practice in Cannes and the surrounding area
Are you keen on watersports? Sail boats, kayaks, jet ski, boards and many other types of nautical equipment are available for your use.
At least 6 golf courses (Biot, Grasse, Mandelieu, Nice, Opio, Valbonne) can welcome you near Cannes, out of a total of 20 on the Côte d’Azur. Prepare to live sporting moments.
Where to go around Cannes
The île Sainte Marguerite
Sainte Marguerite is the larger of the two Lérins islands, home to the Royal Fort and the Maritime Museum. A haven of peace only a few minutes from Cannes, this is a must for all nature lovers.
Picturesque villages in the area
Their names are Mougins, Biot, St. Paul de Vence, Vallauris, Tourrettes-sur-Loup (our picture), Bar-sur-Loup, and Eze. They have seduced artists and celebrities from around the world. Come and enjoy their charm!
Grasse, the city of perfume
Home to the International Museum of Perfumery, the city of Grasse has three large Perfumeries with recognised expertise that you can visit to learn about the steps and processes that lead to the creation of a perfume.
Excursions by sea to the surrounding seaside towns
Excursions and mini cruises are offered by various companies from Cannes, to some popular destinations of the French Riviera. Enjoy your stay at RESIDÉAL Premium Cannes to seize this opportunity