This village perched up high dates to 154 BC and overlooks hills covered with mimosas and olive trees. Visiting Biot is to take a real tour through Provencal history. One can't help but admire the beautiful doors, vaults, stairways, stonework, sundials, cobblestones, and the perspectives from one street to another. The village is famous for its hand-made glass. The glass creations can be bought at the famous "Verrerie de Biot" or in one of the ateliers in the historic centre. 9 km away from the hotel - 17' drive.
The Golf Club of Biot is the nearest one to the Belles Rives and it offers a familiar, relaxed atmosphere. It is long 4511 metres, par 67, 18 holes. The architect has conceived the court in the best possible way to enhance the natural beauties of the location. 8 km away from the hotel - 15' drive. For further information or to book your tee time, e-mail us.
Do you like the French Antiques ? The exhibition « Art Fair » in Antibes is definitely the place to visit : this eagerly-awaited fair attracts exhibitors from throughout Europe who set up their stands with love and care, making it a popular destination for collectors. On the Port Vauban, from April 8th to April 24th.
Le golf de Cannes Mougins est l'un des plus prestigieux de la Côte d'Azur et connaît, depuis son ouverture en 1978, une renommée internationale. Œuvre des architectes Allis et Thomas, et modèle même de l'architecture anglaise, ce parcours de 6263 mètres, par 72, prend forme entre deux splendides forêts. Légèrement vallonné, et traversé par une rivière et divers obstacles d'eau, ce parcours (greens étendus, fairways dégagés…) conjugue technique et plaisir. Possibilité de location de voiturettes. A 15 Km de l’hôtel – 20’ en voiture. Pour plus de renseignements ou pour réserver votre tee time, contactez-nous.
The Provencal Market in Antibes is a true Landmark of the French Riviera. It takes place every morning, except on Monday, along the Cours Masséna. The producers sell local fruits, vegetables, marmalades, spices, olives, cheeses…You cannot miss a visit to the Rue Sade, a narrow street that goes up to the market. There you will find some little pretty shops, very different one to the other. 3 Km away from the hotel - 10’ drive.
Biot’s first glass production opened in 1956, under the influence of Mister Eloi Monod. Thanks to him, the first glasses, plates etc. were produced. The tradition is still alive. The different glass producers will let you discover their passion and they will welcome you for a demonstration in their shops or galleries. 8 Km away from the hotel - 15’ drive.
As it happens every year, live the unique harvest experience in the heart of Var’s vineyards and become a “Picker of the day”. The "Château Sainte Roseline" vineyards will welcome you on the 18th of September in order to show you this beautiful job handle made. This day will foster conviviality and share with the Winemaker. Fur further information, e-mail us.
Are you in the Sport Mood? During Spring, the Monte Carlo Tennis Rolex Masters are among the nine top worldwide tournaments. Do not miss them from April 8th to April 16th. For further information or to purchase your tickets, e-mail us.
Transfer from Nice International Airport to the Hotel Belles Rives by private car and driver. Rate of 90 Euros. We are at your disposal to organize your transfer to and from any other destination. To book your transfer, e-mail us.
La Croisette in Cannes is one of the most glamorous addresses in the world. All along this famous boulevard you will find a rich variety of beach clubs. Some of them belong to the luxurious hotels located across the road. Some others are more traditional, with familiar atmosphere. Last but not least, you will find also some more young and fashionable alternatives. 12 km away from the hotel – 20’ drive.
Golf located in a natural park of 220 hectares. In the countryside of Provence, between olives trees and cypresses, the golfer will be enchanted by the sound of cicadas. 5930 m., par 72. Possibility of club rental. 22 km away from the hotel - 25’ drive. For further information or to book your tee time, e-mail us.
Between sea and hills, the Village of Vallauris is very famous for its pottery. At the heart of the village, on the Boulevard Clemenceau, you will find several shops and galleries that sell local handmade productions. Do not miss a visit to the Place à l’Homme au Mouton, famous statue by Pablo Picasso. 6 Km away from the hotel – 10’ drive.
On 14 and 15 May 2022, around thirty exhibitors — rose growers, nursery gardeners, and plant professionals —, will organise a rendezvous in the Villa’s luxurious gardens, where they will display their finest plants and flowers to garden lovers. Visitors will be able to speak to the exhibiting plant producers and connoisseurs, take part in gardening and flower arranging workshops35 Km away from the Belles Rives - 50' Drive. For further information, e-mail us.
Our concierge desk is pleased to propose you a big variety of water-toys units for an experience of a lifetime (Jet-Pack, Jet Surf, Overboard, Flyboard...)! At an Anchorage, near our beach or through one of our rental yachts, a team of qualified instructors will come to you and coordinate a day of watersports heaven and unparalleled fun! For further information, e-mail us.
Would you like to take a boat ride at sea and enjoy a sport fishing experience? Our concierge desk is glad to propose you a specialized boat fully equipped to live a unique experience. You will be accompanied by local professionals that will unveil you their best secrets. Rate of 1600 Euros. To book your boat, e-mail us.
Cannes Pyro-Melodic Festival takes place every summer in front of the wordwide famous Croisette. You will be enchanted by the unique colours of the fireworks combined with charming musics. The best way to enjoy this beautiful show is to rent a boat: you will have the an exceptional, front-line view.
The Dates for the 2022 Edition:
- July 14th - "Science-fiction" - Aquareve, France
- July 21st - “Goscinny’s Journey” - Surex, Poland
- July 30th - "Romeo and Juliet" - North Star Fireworks, Norway
- August 8th - "Ode to Life" - San Pio, Italy
- August 15t - "Fragile" - Hands Fireworks, Canada
- August 24th - “The gardens of Vesta” - Sugyp, Switzerland
Just in front of the Belles Rives, a short boat ride away, the Lerins Island await you with their exceptional natural setting. Situated in an unspoilt environment, these Mediterranean beauties offer visitors a unique combination of flora and fauna, as well as an unusual history that includes the mysteries of the Man in the Iron Mask (Sainte Marguerite)and the tranquility of Cistercian monks (Saint Honorat). Saint Honorat is definitely our favourite island. Here you will be able to visit the monastery, with its peaceful cloister, the vineyard (where the monks still produce their wine) and, last but not least, have a delicious lunch under the trees at the Restaurant "La Tonnelle".For further information, to book your boat or a table, e-mail us.
The old village of Valbonne, located in the hills between Antibes and Nice, has retained much of its 16th century character, though mixed with an active town atmosphere. The Place des Arcades, located at the cetre of the village, is the right place to stop for a drink or a lunch in one of the pictoresque restaurants and cafés. At the bottom of the village you can visit the 12th-century Eglise Saint Blaise, the attached Chalaisien Abbey (or "Ancien Couvent Chalaisien"), the Moulin des Moines (now a restaurant), and a very ancient-looking carved-stone monument. 15 km away from th Hotel - 20' drive.
Eze-bord-de-Mer offers a little stretch of pebbled beach, that offers a few nice private beaches. Thanks to their size, these clubs offer a relaxed and peaceful atmosphere: a relaxing spot to take in the beauty of the Côte d’Azur’s stunning turquoise sea and lush pine forests. 36 km away from the hotel - 35' drive.