The Villa and its exceptional gardens were realized at the initiative of Beatrice Ephrussi , daughter of Alphonse de Rothschild. The villa is filled with many paintings, furniture and works of art of great value, mostly produced during the 18th century . Today, the place is one of the most visited attractions on the French Riviera. Our concierge desk is pleased to invite you to enjoy the Villa with a new experience: the Garden Party, a chic picnic in the Villa's gardens. The package includes:
- Customized welcome;
- Entrance to the museum and gardens;
- Self-guided tour (or audio guided tour) of the villa and gardens;
- A picnic basket containing: a box of duck foie gras, fine and fresh salads, cold meets, local cuisine specialities, desserts (fresh cheese and pastries), drinks (mineral water, wine), plate, cutlery and Vichy tablecloth;
- Meal served at the table.
We invite you to discover the town of Antibes - Juan-les-Pins through the electric bike tour: a memorable 3 hours ride! Starting from the old town where we will see all the key attractions, you will cycle on the scenic Route du Cap d'Antibes, reaching the beautiful Lighthouse and the Church of La Garoupe, for a picture perfect location. Here, if you wish, you can also stop for a drink in the Provencal-Style Bistrot. On you way you will admire the luxurious gardens & prestigious villas before discovering the bay of Juan-Les-Pins and its seaside resort. E-bikes are ideal in summer as they procure a nice breeze for low effort, perfect to go around without discomfort! To book the tour or for further information, e-mail us.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Grasse is often considered as the World's Perfumes Capital. You will find many producers who perpetuate this unique tradition. Among them, at the heart of the historic centre, we suggest you a visit to Fragonard, a historic perfumes and cosmetics factory equipped with the most modern laboratories and workshops. The staff will be delighted to welcome you for a free guided tour during which they will reveal some of the secrets of perfume making to you. 25 km away from the hotel - 45’ drive.