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Private estate domain of Cap Martin

Discover the prestigious Cap Martin: luxury real estate destination on the French Riviera

Nestled between the sea and mountains, close to Monaco, Cap Martin stands as one of the most exclusive sites on the French Riviera. This legendary peninsula offers an idyllic setting for exceptional real estate properties, boasting breathtaking views of the Mediterranean Sea and the Principality.

Its privileged geographical location, combined with its mild and sunny climate, has made Cap Martin a sought-after destination since the 19th century. Having become an essential communication route between Genoa and Nice, the region has been coveted by various factions before being integrated into French territory under the reign of the Grimaldi.

Inspired by the natural beauty and refined architecture of Cap Martin, an exceptional real estate universe has taken shape. Luxurious villas, designed by the greatest architects, overlook the sea, offering a unique panorama and an unparalleled lifestyle.

Cap Martin in 1889: beginning of luxury real estate expansion

The year 1889 marks a major turning point in the history of Cap Martin. It is during this time that the region experiences rapid growth as a luxury real estate destination.

Attracted by its mild climate, picturesque landscapes, and breathtaking views of the Mediterranean, investors and real estate developers begin acquiring land and building sumptuous villas.

This expansion is also fueled by the Belle Époque tourism boom and the enthusiasm of European elites for the French Riviera. Cap Martin quickly becomes a symbol of opulence and refinement, attracting influential personalities such as artists, writers, and members of high society.

The villas built during this period are true architectural masterpieces, boasting lush gardens, swimming pools, and all modern comforts. They embody the luxury and elegance of the Belle Époque.

Cap Martin in the early 20th century: epicenter of luxury villa craze

The Belle Époque sees Cap Martin become the epicenter of the craze for luxury villas. European aristocracy and international high fortunes flock to this oasis of refinement, seeking summer residences.

The development of infrastructure, with the arrival of the railway and modern roads, facilitates access to the region and enhances its attractiveness. Renowned architects such as Gustave Eiffel and Charles Garnier contribute to shaping the architectural landscape of Cap Martin with exceptional villas.

Cap Martin then becomes the preferred residence of celebrities, royalty, and influential personalities, such as Leopold II of Belgium, William II of Germany, and Anatole France.

The private domain of Cap Martin: A hidden paradise on the French Riviera

Today, the Private Domain of Cap Martin continues the tradition of excellence and exclusivity. This enclave of prestige attracts the most discerning investors, seeking a unique property in an idyllic setting.

Despite fierce competition, the Private Domain of Cap Martin continues to thrive, benefiting from its privileged location on the French Riviera and its exceptional natural environment.

Nestled between Menton and Monaco, this domain offers an unparalleled living environment, with luxurious villas, lush gardens, and panoramic views of the Mediterranean.

The domain today: A universe of privileges

The Private Domain of Cap Martin comprises villas which have been renovated and modernized to offer exceptional comfort and luxury.

Living in the Domain - Additional Information

The domain is accessible only to residents and their guests. Security is ensured 24/7 by guards and surveillance cameras. The domain is located near the Nice and Monaco airports.


Our selection: villa St Tryphon, majestic waterfront residence Link to the property listing.

This prestigious renovated Belle Époque residence offers 800m² of living space on a landscaped park of one hectare with panoramic sea views. Just 10 minutes from Monaco, it offers an idyllic living environment.