The Côte d’Azur continues to be one of France’s most luxurious travel destinations. It is set apart by a unique marriage of natural beauty, prestige, glamour, and decadence. The discerning traveller is lured from far and wide by this area’s fine dining, high-end shopping and dazzling Mediterranean waters – a playground for the wealthy and elite. From super-yachts and world-exclusive beach parties to extravagant beauty treatments and Michelin-starred gastronomy, the Côte d’Azur offers a smorgasbord of possibilities for those seeking pure luxury.
If you haven’t arrived on the French Riviera by private yacht, then there is no better place to charter a luxury sail-boat or super-yacht than here. Spend a day or two sauntering down the Côte d’Azur’s breath-taking coastline, taking in its captivating and glamour-filled cities of St Tropez, Nice, and Cannes, and visiting the addictively decadent micro-state of Monaco. If sailing is not for you, then be sure to seek out a supercar, sports or classic car to tour this thrilling area.
For mouth-watering local delicacies and creative, awe-inspiring menus, sample the Côte d’Azur’s three Michelin-starred restaurants; Alain Ducasse’s flagship restaurant, Le Louis XV at l’Hôtel de Paris in Monte Carlo and La Vague d’Or in St Tropez. For pure indulgence, spend an hour or even a day at an opulent spa or wellness center in this region. Le Spa at the Four Seasons on Cap Ferrat offers open-air pampering in fragrant gardens and a crystal-blue indoor Spa pool.
Kick-back and enjoy soaking up the music and glamour at one of the French Riviera’s luxurious and highly-sophisticated beach clubs. La Note Bleue in Monaco offers soothing jazz, decadent day-beds, and stylish dining under the stars, Anjuna in Nice is a tropical jewel with laid-back party vibes and the wildly popular Club 55 is the most famous of Pampelonne’s world-exclusive beach clubs.
If relaxation, luxury, and fine-dining are your priorities, then you can experience all of these from the comfort of your villa. One Authentic Properties stunning portfolio of luxury villas on the Côte d’Azur is fully-serviced, bespoke, lavishly finished and utterly private. Each with heavenly views, a beautiful pool and world-class chefs and spa treatments, you can truly find the luxury of the Côte d’Azur at your doorstep.
Located on the waterfront of the highly sought-after St Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Villa Mas De La Rube is an opulent mansion graced with dramatic bay views, lush manicured gardens and a shimmering infinity pool. Villa Bayview is a mesmerizing architectural masterpiece with an expanse of terraces and panoramic views of Villefranche-sur-Mer. With direct access to the sea and a sweeping infinity pool, the magnificent Villa Water’s Edge can be found in Saint Tropez’s most prestigious private domain, Le Parcs.