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The city of Cannes is an easy and chilled out place to base yourself for your stay in the region. It is world famous for showcasing both French and international cinema. Take advantage of our aparthotels in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur to discover the city of Cannes and its environs. Enjoy a pleasant break in functional, bright accommodation. Our hotel residences also offer a varied range of services such as housekeeping in your apartment, a hearty buffet breakfast and wi-fi. Book online now to benefit from our current offers.
Cannes needs no introduction as it enjoys a glowing reputation throughout the entire world. Le boulevard de la Croisette is a mecca for cinema and the city is brought to life when it hosts the film festival once a year. Make the most of the cities' many activities to put some sparkle in your stay, whether on holiday or away for business. Cannes also offers the chance to get close to nature thanks to its natural spaces and stunning beaches. You can also sample the local specialities such as a Provençal daube or a fougasse.
Cultural activities in Cannes
Cannes offers themed cinema tours to better understand the city's culture and the hot spots which have built its international reputation. You can also just stroll around the authentic streets of the historic centre. There you'll come across many shops where you can buy goods from local producers and artisans. Stroll along the boulevard de la Croisette and set off to discover the Murs Peints, the painted walls. The town has decided to rehabilitate some neighbourhoods by painting the walls with a French and international cinema theme. Architecture buffs will enjoy a trip to the fortified monastery of Lérins Abbey. Overlooking the sea, it was built at the end of the eleventh century. It was the refuge of the monks who protected themselves from the attack of the Saracens. Don't miss the regular exhibitions at the Centre d'Art La Malmaison where you can admire the paintings of Matisse and Picasso.
Leisure activities in Cannes
You will be spoiled for choice when it comes to entertainment options in the city of Cannes! Sporty types can choose between a round of golf in the town, an introduction to scuba diving or kitesurfing. If you have kids, you can hire kayaks to sail on the Mediterranean Sea and admire the coastline from the water. Also try water skiing for an adrenaline rush and plenty of fun. Reach for the sky and take a helicopter ride over the Lérins islands. And for a moment of relaxation, the city of Cannes boasts many spa establishments that also offer a varied range of body treatments, massage or relaxation activities. Renting a scooter is a good way to explore the region and get around easily in total freedom. And to treat children of all ages, spend the day in Antibes Land for thrills and spills.