Out and about

lorme-shopping

Outside 4 Impasse de l’Orme…

  • Centrally situated, within walking distance of three sandy beaches (about 500m) along with numerous popular sights, such as:
  • Musée Picasso in the Chateau Grimaldi displaying the works the artist created in 1946
  • Musée d’Artheologie
  • Musée Napoleon Cap d’Antibes
  • Gallere les Robinsonnes
  • Scenic walk to Cap d’Antibes, 45 minutes away
  • Le Phare de la Garoupe – the lighthouse
  • Hike up the hill La Garoupe with a 360-degree view over the Côte d’Azur
  • 1½ hours away from top ski resorts – e.g Isola 2000
  • Charter boats and yachts available for hire in the harbour
  • Villages of Eze, St Paul de Vence, Grasse, Valiauris
  • Port Vauban – the largest marina in Europe
  • Get illustrated by local artist Ho Lui
  • Fort Carre
  • Trendy resort of Juan les Pins with a bustling nightlife
  • Boulevard d’ Aguillon

Eat Out

  • Marché Provençal – fresh produce market about 50 metres away
  • Le Sucrier, Boulangeria Veziano
  • Vast array of top quality restaurants and cafés e.g. Chez Helen, L’Oursin, La Marmite, Marquis, Café des Chineurs, 28 Rue d’Aubernon, Restaurant Aubergine

Annual events:

  • Cannes film festival
  • Sacred Arts Festival – January/February.
  • Monaco Grand Prix, Mardi Gras – February
  • New Orleans les Pins Jazz Festival – Mardi Parade, March
  • Colombe d’Or – March
  • Arts and Crafts show – April
  • Antique show – April
  • International Bridge Festival – May
  • Young Soloists festival – May/June
  • Les Voiles d’Antibes, an annual yacht race – June
  • Fireworks on the beaches of Ponteil, La Salis and Juan les Pins on Bastille day – 13-14 July
  • Antibes Cup – July
  • Operatic Festival – July
  • Jazz a Juan Festival – 16-25 July
  • Nights in Antibes Juan les Pins – August
  • Musical Fireworks Festival – August
  • Rally Race of Antibes – October
  • Flower and Bird show – October
  • Festival of underwater images – October

Other:

Well-served by public transport: bus and train routes
Suitable for children of all ages
Non-smoking
Self-catering
Sleeps up to 4
Corporate lets
Long lets
Short breaks
Ideal for 2-6 months, short term 1-2 weeks considered in between longer rentals.
Perfect for cruise ship crews during winter months off season.

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