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Where to plan your next holiday on the Côte d'Azur?

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Where to plan your next holiday on the Côte d'Azur?

The Côte d'Azur, a paradise on the Mediterranean, is a dream destination for your next holiday. As property experts in this sublime region, we invite you to a refined exploration of six emblematic destinations that illustrate the exclusive lifestyle that characterises the Côte d'Azur.

Immerse yourself in the timeless elegance of Saint-Tropez, sample the artistic effervescence of Nice, or savour the tranquillity of the Provencal hinterland.

Our expertise and privileged partnership with the leader in exceptional holidays guarantee you privileged access to exceptional properties, carefully selected to offer unforgettable experiences. Whether you're looking for luxury, panoramic views or authentic immersion in the local culture, let us guide you through this Mediterranean paradise and create memories that will last long after your stay.

Welcome to the Côte d'Azur, where every holiday rental becomes a gateway to the extraordinary.

Nice: the elegant riviera

Welcome to Nice, the pearl of the Côte d'Azur. Immerse yourself in the elegant atmosphere of the Promenade des Anglais, running alongside the Mediterranean Sea,ideal for sunny, relaxing holidays.

Sunny beaches

Nice is renowned for its sunny beaches along the famous Promenade des Anglais. Among the most popular beaches is Plage Beau Rivage, offering top-of-the-range services and spectacular views of the Mediterranean Sea.

Plage de la Réserve offers a relaxed atmosphere, perfect for basking in the sun.

Museums and culture

Art lovers will be delighted by the variety of museums in Nice. The Musée d'Art Moderne et d'Art Contemporain (MAMAC) exhibits works by renowned artists, while the Musée Marc Chagall offers an immersion into the painter's colourful world.

The old town, with its picturesque alleyways, is also an open-air museum, bearing witness to Nice's history and charm.

Refined gastronomy

Nice is a paradise for gourmets. From Michelin-starred restaurants to neighbourhood eateries, the city offers a variety of Mediterranean flavours. Michelin-starred restaurant Le Chantecler offers an exquisite culinary experience with panoramic sea views.

For a more relaxed experience, local markets such as Cours Saleya offer fresh produce and Provençal specialities. It's always possible to enjoy the plush terraces at La Petite Maison, Carmela or Hôtel Amour.

Tourist attractions

As well as its beaches and culture, Nice is packed with tourist attractions. The Colline du Château offers panoramic views over the city, and the Place Masséna, with its illuminated fountain, is the lively heart of Nice. The city's gardens and Phoenix Park are green havens conducive to relaxation.

Mediterranean lifestyle

Nice's Mediterranean art de vivre is evident in the gentle pace of life, lively markets, and convivial evenings by the sea. The friendly locals and relaxed atmosphere make Nice a destination to call home.

Choose a holiday rental in old Nice or along the seafront to make the most of the Nice lifestyle.

Families can also choose a villa in Cimiez to enjoy a garden and swimming pool while remaining close to the city centre.

Cannes: radiance and glamour

Cannes, the pearl of the Côte d'Azur, is much more than a world-renowned venue for its film festival. This seaside destination offers a luxurious and enchanting experience, perfect for a memorable holiday.

Explore the charms of Cannes, from golden beaches to quaint alleyways, and discover why this town deserves a top spot on your list of summer destinations.

Golden beaches and mediterranean atmosphere

Cannes is famous for its prestigious beaches along the Croisette. Among the must-sees, the Carlton or Martinez beaches offer fine sand and stunning sea views. Enjoy the luxury of exclusive seaside establishments, such as Bijou Plage, for a relaxing day under the Mediterranean sun.

Cultural attractions and Hollywood glamour

As well as the famous Cannes Film Festival, the town is packed with museums and art galleries. The Musée de la Castre, at the top of the old port, offers a varied collection of Mediterranean art. For a touch of Hollywood glamour, visit the Allée des Étoiles in front of the Palais des Festivals, where the footprints of stars are a reminder of the town's cinematic past.

Refined gastronomy and epicureanism

Cannes is packed with Michelin-starred restaurants and charming bistros. Discover Mediterranean cuisine at establishments such as La Palme d'Or, awarded two Michelin stars. For a more casual experience, stroll through the Forville market and savour local produce and Provençal specialities.

Luxury shopping and lively nightlife

The Croisette is also a shopper's paradise. From world-famous designer boutiques to local shops, Cannes offers an exceptional shopping experience. In the evening, immerse yourself in the lively nightlife with elegant bars like Le Baoli and exclusive casinos.

Nearby excursions and mediterranean ambience

Cannes is ideally located for day trips. Explore the Lérins Islands for a natural getaway or head inland to discover hilltop villages like Mougins. The Mediterranean ambience can be felt in every corner of the city, between the palm trees, glittering yachts, and festive atmosphere.

Cannes' art of living

Cannes embodies the glamorous lifestyle of the Côte d'Azur. Immerse yourself in the chic and refinement of the city, where everyday life mixes with extravagance. Festivals, cultural events and the old harbour jetty add a touch of sophistication to this dream destination.

Cannes offers an incomparable seaside getaway, combining glamour, culture and relaxation. Whether you're looking for sumptuous beaches, fine dining experiences or a vibrant nightlife, Cannes has everything to satisfy the most discerning traveller.

Plan your next holiday on the Côte d'Azur and let yourself be seduced by the bewitching charm of Cannes.

Those looking for a festive atmosphere will prefer a flat to rent along the banana or directly on the Croisette. Those looking for a friendly villa with pool and view will favour Californie or Croix des Gardes, which offer exceptional properties for a successful holiday.

Saint-Tropez: the seaside art of living

Saint-Tropez has established itself as the epicentre of chic and glamour on the Côte d'Azur. This iconic destination attracts travellers in search of a sophisticated lifestyle, world-famous beaches, and lively nightlife. Find out why Saint-Tropez is a must-see option for your next holiday.

Paradise beaches

Saint-Tropez is famous for its heavenly beaches, symbols of Mediterranean idleness. Plage de Pampelonne is the epicentre of seaside life, with legendary beach clubs such as Club 55. You can relax on elegant deckchairs while soaking up the sun and turquoise sea.

Art and culture

As well as its beaches, Saint-Tropez offers a thriving arts scene. The Musée de l'Annonciade, housed in a 16th-century chapel, is home to works by pointillist and fauvist painters. The Place des Lices, famous for its market, will immerse you in the authentic Provencal atmosphere.

Exquisite gastronomy

Saint-Tropez does not disappoint food lovers. Enjoy fresh seafood at Le Girelier restaurant or savour refined Provençal cuisine at Café de Paris. Seaside restaurants offer the perfect combination of local flavours and spectacular views.

Must-see attractions

The citadel of Saint-Tropez, built in the 17th century, offers panoramic views over the town and the gulf. Stroll through the picturesque La Ponche district, with its cobbled streets and colourful houses. The port of Saint-Tropez is the perfect place to admire the sumptuous yachts that grace the bay.

The lifestyle of Saint-Tropez

Saint-Tropez epitomises the jet-set lifestyle with its glamorous evenings and legendary clubs such as Les Caves du Roy. The famous cafés on Place des Lices offer relaxing moments where you can watch the locals and celebrities come and go.

Choosing Saint-Tropez for your Côte d'Azur holiday means opting for chic, glamour and an incomparable lifestyle. With its heavenly beaches, refined culture, exquisite cuisine and lively nightlife, Saint-Tropez promises a unique and memorable holiday that lives up to its legendary reputation.

Saint-Raphaël: mediterranean oasis

If you're looking for a sunny getaway combining Provençal charm, golden sandy beaches, and unspoilt landscapes, Saint-Raphaël is the place to be on the Côte d'Azur.

This charming coastal town offers an authentic atmosphere and a variety of activities for an unforgettable holiday. Find out why Saint-Raphaël is a top destination for your next holiday.

Paradise beaches and water activities

Saint-Raphaël is renowned for its magnificent sandy beaches bordered by crystal-clear waters. Among the most popular beaches is Plage du Veillat, offering a family atmosphere and leisure facilities.

Water sports enthusiasts will be delighted with the possibility of sailing, kayaking, or scuba diving along the unspoilt Estérel coastline.

Nature and hiking

Nature lovers will find plenty to enjoy in Saint-Raphaël, with its unspoilt landscapes and picturesque hiking trails. Explore the Estérel massif with its red rocks, secluded coves, and panoramic views of the Mediterranean.

Don't miss the coastal path, offering a picturesque stroll along the coast.

Mediterranean gastronomy

Saint-Raphaël is packed with restaurants serving authentic Mediterranean cuisine using local produce. Enjoy fresh fish dishes in the seaside restaurants, or discover the flavours of Provence in the town centre bistros.

Local markets also offer a variety of fresh produce, perfect for outdoor picnics.

Tourist attractions

As well as its beaches and natural landscapes, Saint-Raphaël also offers some interesting tourist attractions. Visit the old town with its picturesque alleyways, lively Provencal market, and neo-Byzantine basilica. And don't miss the famous Rocher de Saint-Barthélemy, offering panoramic views of the bay and surrounding area.

The lifestyle of Saint-Raphaël

Saint-Raphaël embodies the authentic charm of Provence with its relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Whether strolling through the bustling streets of the town centre, sipping a drink on the sunny terraces, or exploring the secluded coves along the coast, you'll enjoy a typically Provençal holiday experience.

Choosing Saint-Raphaël for your next holiday on the Côte d'Azur means opting for the authentic charm of Provence, heavenly beaches and unspoilt nature. This picturesque destination promises unforgettable holidays, combining relaxation, nature and cultural discoveries in an idyllic setting.

Saint-Paul-de-Vence: artistic elegance

Nestled on a picturesque hillside, Saint-Paul-de-Vence is an iconic destination that appeals to travellers in search of medieval charm, art, and an authentic Provencal atmosphere. Discover why Saint-Paul-de-Vence is the perfect cultural oasis for a memorable holiday.

The old village and its timeless atmosphere

Saint-Paul-de-Vence enchants at first sight with its medieval old village, surrounded by centuries-old ramparts. The cobbled streets and stone facades reveal a timeless charm. Stroll through the small squares, discover artists' studios, and soak up the peaceful atmosphere.

Art and culture

The town has long been a place of inspiration for artists. The village is home to the Fondation Maeght, a museum of modern and contemporary art, with outdoor sculptures and fascinating temporary exhibitions. Art galleries dotted around the village allow you to explore the works of local and international artists.

Authentic Provençal cuisine

Saint-Paul-de-Vence offers an authentic gastronomic experience. Local restaurants showcase Provençal cuisine with dishes prepared using fresh local produce. Café de la Place is a charming place to sample regional specialities while enjoying the view of the central square.

Unique tourist attractions

In addition to the artistic aspect, Saint-Paul-de-Vence offers historic sites such as the 16th-century Chapelle Sainte-Claire. The panoramic view from the ramparts is breathtaking, offering a magnificent glimpse of the verdant surroundings.

The Saint-Paul-de-Vence lifestyle

The lifestyle of Saint-Paul-de-Vence is steeped in tranquillity and authenticity. Stroll through the art galleries, discover the artisan boutiques, and savour peaceful moments on the café terraces. The peacefulness of the village makes it an ideal place to recharge your batteries and immerse yourself in the atmosphere of Provence.

By choosing Saint-Paul-de-Vence for your next holiday on the Côte d'Azur, you're opting for an artistic and romantic getaway in the heart of Provence. The harmony between history, art, cuisine, and authentic lifestyle makes Saint-Paul-de-Vence a must-visit destination for those in search of a unique and enchanting experience.

Antibes : historical charm and golden beaches

Antibes, the jewel of the Côte d'Azur, seduces travellers with its captivating blend of history, culture and Mediterranean charm. If you're looking for a destination that offers an authentic experience, discover why Antibes is an ideal choice for your next holiday.

Sunny beaches and a relaxed atmosphere

Antibes' beaches, bathed in the crystal-clear waters of the Mediterranean, offer a relaxing getaway. Plage de la Salis, with its golden sand, is ideal for refreshing swims. The relaxed atmosphere of Plage de la Gravette attracts visitors looking for tranquillity.

Culture and art

Antibes is home to the famous Picasso Museum, located in the Château Grimaldi, offering an impressive collection of works by the Spanish master. Antibes' 16th-century ramparts offer panoramic views of the Mediterranean Sea and create a picturesque backdrop for the town.

Mediterranean gastronomy

Mediterranean cuisine takes centre stage in Antibes. Sample local dishes at restaurants in the old port, such as Le Vauban, offering authentic Provençal cuisine with views of the colourful boats.

Unforgettable tourist attractions

Explore Antibes' bustling Provencal market, where you can discover local produce, fragrant spices and unique souvenirs. The old town is full of picturesque alleyways, artisanal shops and charming cafés.

The Antibes lifestyle

Antibes offers an authentic and relaxed lifestyle. Stroll through the cobbled streets of the old town, discover the lively atmosphere of the Provencal market, and enjoy a relaxed evening in one of the many seaside restaurants. Local markets and festivals add an authentic touch to your experience.

Choosing Antibes for your next holiday on the Côte d'Azur means choosing a destination steeped in history, culture and Mediterranean charm. This coastal town offers an authentic getaway where you can relax on the beaches, explore fascinating cultural sites, and sample delicious local cuisine. Antibes, a destination that promises unforgettable memories.

Èze : perched elegance

Suspended between sky and sea, the medieval village of Èze embodies a magical destination on the Côte d'Azur, offering an unforgettable experience for travellers in search of charm and authenticity. Discover why Èze is the ideal place for an out-of-the-ordinary holiday.

Breathtaking panorama

Perched on a steep cliff, Èze offers breathtaking views of the Mediterranean. The Jardin Exotique d'Èze, nestled at the top, is a must-see with its botanical garden, sculptures, and 360-degree panoramic views.

Picturesque lanes and crafts

Stroll through the cobbled streets of the old village, where every corner reveals architectural treasures and artisan shops. Èze is renowned for its local artisans offering handcrafted products such as pottery, ceramics, and unique works of art.

Authentic gastronomy

Discover authentic Provencal cuisine in Èze's charming restaurants. Savour local dishes overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. Château de la Chèvre d'Or offers an unforgettable gastronomic experience in a sumptuous setting.

Art and culture

Although small, Èze is home to art galleries and artists' studios. The Musée d'Èze, housed in an old Provencal house, offers exhibitions of contemporary art and showcases the region's rich cultural heritage.

Èze lifestyle

The Èze lifestyle is characterised by tranquillity, charm, and natural beauty. Whether you stroll through the exotic gardens, discover hidden treasures in the narrow streets, or relax in a café overlooking the sea, every moment in Èze is an invitation to relax.

Romantic atmosphere

Èze evokes a romantic atmosphere with its spectacular sunsets, lantern-lit streets, and panoramic views. It's the perfect place for couples looking for privacy and charm. When you choose Èze for your next holiday on the Côte d'Azur, you're opting for a unique experience combining natural beauty, authenticity and timeless charm. Relax in this enchanting medieval village and let yourself be swept away by the magical atmosphere of Èze.

The Côte d'Azur is emerging as a destination where luxury and memorability merge harmoniously to create unique experiences. Through our exclusive partnership with The Collectionist, Côte d'Azur Sotheby's International Realty goes beyond simple holiday rentals. We offer you the opportunity to experience the sophistication of the Côte d'Azur through privileged access to exceptional properties, carefully selected for their uniqueness and timeless elegance.

This collaboration between two major players, specialists in luxury and exception, guarantees our customers an unparalleled experience. Let us be your guide in creating indelible memories, immersing you in the exclusive lifestyle of the Côte d'Azur, where every stay becomes a celebration of excellence.

With Côte d'Azur Sotheby's International Realty and The Collectionist, the extraordinary becomes accessible, and the magic of the Mediterranean works at every moment of your holiday.

To plan your next exceptional holiday, contact us today
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